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Nintendo's New Wii Remotes Are Hot

Briefly: The classic colour scheme on Toad’s is nice, but that Bowser one just screams “Mario Kart night with tacos maybe”. These will be out in Japan in March.


Wii Games Will Finally Be Downloadable On Wii U

It’s been possible to play Wii games on your Wii U since forever, but Nintendo’s finally making Wii games downloadable through the eShop. This new feature kicks off with one of the company’s best platformers, Super Mario Galaxy 2. It’s available today.


Rock Band 3 Is Getting Its First DLC In Almost Two Years

Huh, so this is pretty cool. After 21 months of silence, the PS3 and Xbox 360 versions of Rock Band 3are getting some new songs, developer Harmonix announced today. It might seem strange for a game released in 2010 to get new content so late in the game. But then again: it’s not like people have stopped making music!


Ten Times One Player Beat Two In Professional Smash Bros.

I’ve been spending a lot of time with the new Super Smash Bros. games on Wii U and 3DS lately, but actually playing doesn’t get me nearly as hyped as this compilation of pros succeeding against the odds.


Modders Are Trying To Add Online Multiplayer To A Bunch Of Wii Games

The two brothers who hacked Mario Kart 8 are at it again, this time setting their sights on the original Wii console. The goal is to add online multiplayer to a number of Wii games. You can never get enough of that when it comes to Nintendo games!


You Can Buy A $250 Drum Controller For Wii U, If You Like

If you really, really like Japanese drumming game Taiko no Tatsujin and are planning on getting the upcoming Wii/Wii U game Taiko no Tatsujin: Tokumori!, then perhaps this drummer controller might be of interest?


Let's Rank Fatal Frame, Best To Worst

The Fatal Frame series is one of the creepiest survival-horror game series out there and certainly my personal favourite of the genre. But as with all series, some games are better than others. So let’s rank them, shall we?


Pokémon Battles Are Way Better With A Little Dragon Ball Z

We’ve seen what happens when Pokémon battles get ugly. What about when they get really intense, what happens then? A Smash Bros. mod can answer that question.


The Dead Rogue Squadron Game Looked Great

Bummed out you never got a Rogue Squadron game on the Wii? Maybe you’ll be less bummed out to know that this newly released footage of the project makes it look fun. Or maybe that will just make you more upset. Whatever.


Skylanders: Trap Team: The Kotaku Review

It’s that time of year again. Time to set aside last year’s toys in favour of a shiny new batch of Skylanders: Trap Team figures. Seriously, set the older toys aside – you won’t be needing them for a while.