News items tagged with wii u

Breath of the Wild Trick Gives Infinite Horse Stamina

Breath of the Wild Trick Gives Infinite Horse Stamina

A glitch in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild gives players infinite stamina when riding Link’s horse, allowing them to move at full speed for as long as they want.

By AJ Caulfield on 17 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Dark Link Armor Set Guide

Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Dark Link Armor Set Guide

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild continues to gain notable momentum thanks to strong reviews from both players and critics. Th...

By Boston Blake on 15 March 2017
Nintendo Teases Zelda: Breath of the Wild Documentary

Nintendo Teases Zelda: Breath of the Wild Documentary

Nintendo teases a three-part documentary series that will give gamers a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.

By Boston Blake on 13 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Has a Satoru Iwata Tribute?

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Has a Satoru Iwata Tribute?

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild players think that they may have discovered a tribute to late Nintendo president Satoru Iwata in the form of a friendly NPC.

By Jasmine Henry on 10 March 2017
Shovel Knight Dev Talks Switch, Yooka-Laylee, and More

Shovel Knight Dev Talks Switch, Yooka-Laylee, and More

Game Rant talks with Shovel Knight game director Sean Velasco, who discusses the character’s appearance in Yooka-Laylee, the Nintendo Switch, and more!

By Dalton Cooper on 07 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - How to Get Ancient Armor

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - How to Get Ancient Armor

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has everyone talking about Link, Princess Zelda, and Ganon once again, and the game that ever...

By Cody Gravelle on 07 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - How to Climb Faster

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - How to Climb Faster

In The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Link has a number of new abilities at his disposal. One new ability that he uses quite a...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - How To Get Warm Clothes

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - How To Get Warm Clothes

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has launched to almost unanimous critical acclaim and Nintendo fans have been spending all we...

By Denny Connolly on 05 March 2017
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild exceeds lofty expectations on the Nintendo Switch, cementing it as one of the best installments in the beloved series to-date.

By Riley Little on 04 March 2017
Zelda Breath of the Wild Guide: How To Get Epona

Zelda Breath of the Wild Guide: How To Get Epona

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is set to launch alongside the Nintendo Switch and for many Nintendo fans, this will be the f...

By Boston Blake on 04 March 2017
Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Full Map Revealed

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Full Map Revealed

With The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild set to release alongside the Nintendo Switch this week, gamers are hard at work digging...

By Boston Blake on 01 March 2017
55 Million People Play Minecraft Every Month

55 Million People Play Minecraft Every Month

Even well after its public release date in 2011, Minecraft continues to have its success grow, as Microsoft made an official announce...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 February 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Still 'In Development'

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Still 'In Development'

Nintendo officially announces that the DLC for its forthcoming open world adventure, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, is still “in development” at the moment. Several days ago, Nint...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 February 2017
5 Games Like Zelda To Tide You Over Until Breath of the Wild

5 Games Like Zelda To Tide You Over Until Breath of the Wild

The wait for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will be a tough one, but fans can try out these five Zelda-like experiences to t...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 February 2017
New Horror Game Vaccine Channels Classic Resident Evil

New Horror Game Vaccine Channels Classic Resident Evil

Indie studio Rainy Night Creations releases a new trailer for its horror game Vaccine, which looks and plays like classic Resident Evil games from the 90s. There are a number of exciting ho...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 February 2017
Link Won't Speak in Zelda: Breath of the Wild?

Link Won't Speak in Zelda: Breath of the Wild?

Shigeru Miyamoto and Zelda series producer Eiji Aonuma answer 51 questions about The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, reiterating that Link won’t talk in the game. The Legend of Zelda:...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 February 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Has an Alternate Ending

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Has an Alternate Ending

Veteran Nintendo producer Eiji Aonuma reveals that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will feature an alternate ending that players will have to unlock. It is common for RPGs to have a...

By Weston Albert on 22 January 2017
Breath of the Wild’s Backstory Translated By Fans

Breath of the Wild’s Backstory Translated By Fans

The Legend of Zelda fans band together to translate the fictional Hylian language from the map bundled in Breath of the Wild‘s Special Edition to decipher the game’s backstory. Remember wh...

By Weston Albert on 20 January 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wii U Version Requires 3GB

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wii U Version Requires 3GB

Nintendo officially confirms that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s Wii U version requires fans to download 3 gigabytes of data in order to play the game. Not too long ago, Nintendo...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 January 2017
Nintendo Switch Will Outperform Wii U, Says Fils-Aime

Nintendo Switch Will Outperform Wii U, Says Fils-Aime

The president and chief operating officer of Nintendo of America, Reggie Fils-Aime, explains in an interview why the Switch will outperform the Wii U. As many Nintendo fans are well aware,...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 January 2017
What's the Difference Between Zelda On Switch & Wii U?

What's the Difference Between Zelda On Switch & Wii U?

Nintendo confirms that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will have a higher resolution and faster load times on the Switch console when compared to its Wii U counterpart. In the fallo...

By Riley Little on 14 January 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Uses About Half of Switch Memory

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Uses About Half of Switch Memory

Nintendo officially reveals the file size for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and the game takes up almost half of the Switch’s hard drive space. Following last night’s reveal of T...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 January 2017
Nintendo Switch Will Outsell the Wii U, Say Developers

Nintendo Switch Will Outsell the Wii U, Say Developers

Games developers express confidence that the Nintendo Switch will outsell the Wii U, though some are uncertain that the console’s portable tablet will be a hit with gamers. Since its releas...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 January 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild March 2017 Release Leaked

Zelda: Breath of the Wild March 2017 Release Leaked

Ahead of tonight’s Nintendo Switch event, box art leaked from the GAME retail store suggests that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is launching in March 2017 after all. As the releas...

By Denny Connolly on 12 January 2017
Breath of the Wild to Have Beedle the Merchant Return?

Breath of the Wild to Have Beedle the Merchant Return?

Nintendo’s most recent post on its The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Facebook page may hint at the return of a familiar merchant from the series. The official Facebook page for The Le...

By Curt Hutson on 06 January 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Character Modded Into Smash Bros

Pokemon Sun and Moon Character Modded Into Smash Bros

One gamer mods a fan-favorite character from Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon into the Wii U version of Super Smash Bros., while teasing work on some additional villains for inclusion. It’s alw...

By Riley Little on 04 January 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Everything We Know So Far

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Everything We Know So Far

Updated 1/14/2017 Here’s everything we know so far about The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, the open world Zelda game for Wii U and Nintendo Switch set to release in 2017. The Legend of Zelda:...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 January 2017
10 Must-Have Gifts for the Pokemon Fan in Your Life

10 Must-Have Gifts for the Pokemon Fan in Your Life

It can be challenging to find gifts for friends and family in your life, which is why Game Rant has put together a list featuring some of the very best ideas for Pokemon fans. For those tha...

By Riley Little on 29 December 2016
Mario Kart 64 Releases for Wii U on Thursday

Mario Kart 64 Releases for Wii U on Thursday

Nintendo finally brings Mario Kart 64 to the Wii U Virtual Console in North America, but does the timing have anything to do with the upcoming Switch event in January? With 2017 just around...

By Jason Gallagher on 29 December 2016
Minecraft Update Adds Wings for Console Players

Minecraft Update Adds Wings for Console Players

The Minecraft holiday update, update 1.11, introduces wings to the console versions of the game, along with new mobs and additional content for The End dimension. Earlier this week, develop...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 December 2016
NES Classic is Selling Almost 6 Times as Fast as Wii U

NES Classic is Selling Almost 6 Times as Fast as Wii U

The NES Classic sells an impressive 196,000 units in the US in the month of November, significantly outpacing the sales of Nintendo’s eighth generation Wii U console. Nintendo once had high...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 December 2016
Minecraft Announces Fallout-Themed DLC

Minecraft Announces Fallout-Themed DLC

Fallout-themed DLC is coming to Minecraft as the “Fallout Mash-Up Pack” gives the blocky building game a Wasteland makeover, also adding new character skins and enemies. One of the biggest...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 December 2016
Yooka-Laylee Release Date Revealed

Yooka-Laylee Release Date Revealed

Playtonic Games announces the release date for Yooka-Laylee, and confirms that the game won’t see a release on the Wii U as a result of ‘unforeseen technical issues.’

By Brad Jones on 13 December 2016
The Legend of Zelda Gets Official Pocket Watches

The Legend of Zelda Gets Official Pocket Watches

Pre-orders open for a pair of pocket watches based off of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, featuring concept art and classic imagery from the game series. As a critically-acclaimed...

By Sarah Fields on 08 December 2016
Nintendo Reveals Game Deals for Black Friday

Nintendo Reveals Game Deals for Black Friday

Nintendo announces a wide variety of video game deals for Wii U and 3DS, with big discounts up for grabs for titles such as Super Mario Maker, Splatoon, and Minecraft: Wii U Edition.

By Rob Gordon on 30 November 2016
Rumor Patrol: Zelda Won't Release in March 2017

Rumor Patrol: Zelda Won't Release in March 2017

A new rumor claims The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will be delayed past its current March 2017 launch window due to issues with localizing the game. Although only a handful of games...

By Boston Blake on 15 November 2016
Pokken Tournament: Croagunk Joins The Roster

Pokken Tournament: Croagunk Joins The Roster

After ample speculation, the latest fighter joining the roster of Pokken Tournament has been revealed, and it’s – rather surprisingly – the toxic frog Pokemon, Croagunk. Following the revea...

By Riley Little on 01 November 2016
Paper Mario: Color Splash Review

Paper Mario: Color Splash Review

Paper Mario: Color Splash is the best looking installment in the series, offering the most immersive world to-date. Still, its battle system suffers in a misguided bid to innovate.

By Riley Little on 29 October 2016
New Yooka-Laylee Trailer Features Shovel Knight

New Yooka-Laylee Trailer Features Shovel Knight

Playtonic Games releases a new trailer for the upcoming Banjo Kazooie spiritual successor Yooka-Laylee, revealing that the game will feature a surprise cameo from Shovel Knight.

By Alexander Pan on 07 October 2016
Rumor Patrol: New Legend of Zelda Release Date Leaked?

Rumor Patrol: New Legend of Zelda Release Date Leaked?

The source code of Nintendo’s European websites has potentially leaked the release date of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s amiibos and possibly the game itself. While news regardi...

By Cody Gravelle on 17 September 2016
Kingdom Hearts' Sora Gets Modded into Super Smash Bros.

Kingdom Hearts' Sora Gets Modded into Super Smash Bros.

A couple of modders for Nintendo’s popular fighting game Super Smash Bros. for Wii U create Kingdom Hearts‘ protagonist Sora as a playable character for the title. When Nintendo polled its...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 September 2016
Best Xbox, PS4, and Wii U Deals

Best Xbox, PS4, and Wii U Deals

Labor Day Deals on video game consoles include free gift cards for Xbox One S and Wii U, plus an extra controller for the PlayStation 4. Labor Day is upon us and if you’re not busy heating...

By Dealzon on 03 September 2016
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Video is All About Arrows

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Video is All About Arrows

Nintendo of America’s latest video for its forthcoming The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild covers the different types of arrows Link uses within the game. Following Nintendo of Americ...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 August 2016
Neo Cortex Appears To Be Joining Skylanders

Neo Cortex Appears To Be Joining Skylanders

A recent retailer posting has seemingly ousted the inclusion of Crash Bandicoot’s arch nemesis Neo Cortex as a playable character in the next entry of Skylanders. While gamers anxiously a...

By Riley Little on 16 August 2016
Lego Dimensions to Add Sonic the Hedgehog in Nov.

Lego Dimensions to Add Sonic the Hedgehog in Nov.

Lego Dimensions is receiving several new franchise packs in November, including Sonic the Hedgehog, Fantastic Beasts, Gremlins, Adventure Time and more. Wave 6 of Lego Dimensions is quickly approa...

By Rory Young on 24 July 2016
Lego Dimensions to Add Sonic the Hedgehog in November

Lego Dimensions to Add Sonic the Hedgehog in November

Lego Dimensions is receiving several new franchise packs in November, including Sonic the Hedgehog, Fantastic Beasts, Gremlins, Adventure Time and more. Wave 6 of Lego Dimensions is quickly approa...

By Rory Young on 23 July 2016
Console Sales Are Slowing Down, According to June NPD

Console Sales Are Slowing Down, According to June NPD

New sales numbers released by consumer market research firm the NPD Group indicate that console sales are struggling more than gamers might have expected. The state of video game consoles has been...

By Cody Gravelle on 22 July 2016
Mighty No. 9 Launch is Better Than Nothing

Mighty No. 9 Launch is Better Than Nothing

Despite launching to a series of technical problems and negative review, Mighty No. 9 producer Keiji Inafune says that the current state of the game is ‘better than nothing.’

By Denny Connolly on 29 June 2016
Mighty No. 9 Review

Mighty No. 9 Review

Mighty No. 9 attempts to breath fresh life into the 2D platforming genre but it lacks the polish and magic that made Inafune’s iconic series such a staple of 90s gaming.

By Denny Connolly on 29 June 2016
Mighty No. 9 Credits are Over Four Hours Long

Mighty No. 9 Credits are Over Four Hours Long

Players who have completed Mighty No. 9 are claiming that the credits are over four hours long — which means that they’re actually a little longer than the game itself.

By Brad Jones on 29 June 2016
Multiplayer Zelda Game Could Be Next for Series

Multiplayer Zelda Game Could Be Next for Series

The Legend of Zelda series producer Eiji Aonuma reveals that a multiplayer Zelda title could be in on the cards after Breath of the Wild ships in 2017. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was on...

By Alexander Pan on 24 June 2016
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets Help From Xenoblade Devs

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets Help From Xenoblade Devs

Series creator Shigeru Miyamoto sheds some light on just how big the development team is on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and who else is involved. Nintendo turned a lot of heads when the...

By Cody Gravelle on 19 June 2016
Miyamoto Teases New Mario Game for 2017 Reveal

Miyamoto Teases New Mario Game for 2017 Reveal

Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto reveals that Nintendo is currently creating a new adventure for Mario and suggests that the game may be ready to show off at E3 2017. This year’s E3 was all about The Lege...

By Denny Connolly on 18 June 2016
Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Hands-On

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Hands-On

Game Rant goes hands-on with two demos for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, experiencing an early portion of the final game and a staggering free roam section. Sitting down to play the new Le...

By Anthony Taormina on 16 June 2016
Preview: Yooka-Laylee Captures Spirit of Banjo-Kazooie

Preview: Yooka-Laylee Captures Spirit of Banjo-Kazooie

Game Rant checks out the spiritual successor to Banjo-Kazooie, Yooka-Laylee, and the end result appears to be a familiar and innovative trip down memory lane for eager fans.

By Riley Little on 07 June 2016
New LEGO Star Wars The Force Awakens Trailer Debuts

New LEGO Star Wars The Force Awakens Trailer Debuts

A new trailer for LEGO Star Wars The Force Awakens shows off more of the upcoming game, and announces a demo currently available on the PlayStation Store.

By Weston Albert on 07 June 2016
Star Fox Zero Review

Star Fox Zero Review

Star Fox Zero reunites gamers with its beloved cast of characters, and although it’s not always a smooth flight, there’s a lot to love about this new take on a familiar formula.

By Riley Little on 30 May 2016
Nintendo Tried to Make A Transforming Arwing Amiibo

Nintendo Tried to Make A Transforming Arwing Amiibo

Nintendo says the company tried to create an Arwing amiibo that would have launched with Star Fox Zero, but despite numerous tries they weren’t able to complete it.

By Weston Albert on 30 May 2016
Shigeru Miyamoto's Favorite Movie of 2015 Was Star Wars

Shigeru Miyamoto's Favorite Movie of 2015 Was Star Wars

Shigeru Miyamoto, famed creator of some of Nintendo’s greatest game franchises, says his favorite movie of last year was the newest Star Wars film, The Force Awakens.

By Weston Albert on 30 May 2016
Paper Mario: Color Splash Revealed for Wii U

Paper Mario: Color Splash Revealed for Wii U

Nintendo reveals a brand new Paper Mario title, with the paint and color-themed Paper Mario: Color Splash expected to be released for Wii U this year.

By Rob Gordon on 29 May 2016
Response To The New Mighty No. 9 Trailer Is Not Great

Response To The New Mighty No. 9 Trailer Is Not Great

The newest Mighty No. 9 trailer is getting pummeled by negative responses due to its hokey marketing combined with the latent frustrations of those who are still bitter about the game’s numerous delay...

By Curt Hutson on 29 May 2016
Minecraft Battle Mini Game Hands-On Impressions

Minecraft Battle Mini Game Hands-On Impressions

Game Rant goes hands-on with the newly announced Battle Mode for Minecraft, which adds deathmatch gameplay into the mix for console gamers. Today, Microsoft has unveiled the all-new Minecraft Battle...

By John Jacques on 26 May 2016
Minecraft Wii U YouTube Videos Hit by Copyright Claims

Minecraft Wii U YouTube Videos Hit by Copyright Claims

Gamers that upload videos of Minecraft: Wii U Edition on YouTube that feature the recent Super Mario-themed DLC are having their videos removed due to copyright claims. Nintendo fans had to wait a lo...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 May 2016
Nintendo NX is Not A Successor to the Wii U or 3DS

Nintendo NX is Not A Successor to the Wii U or 3DS

Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima reiterates previous claims that the Nintendo NX console is not meant to be a successor to the Wii U or the Nintendo 3DS. Current Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimish...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 May 2016
10 Great Disney Infinity Figures That Will Never Exist

10 Great Disney Infinity Figures That Will Never Exist

With news breaking that Disney Infinity will be no more, we take a look at the ten greatest possible figurines that will never come to be within the franchise. The closure of Avalanche Software and t...

By Riley Little on 13 May 2016
Film Cast Joins LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Film Cast Joins LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The latest trailer for LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens confirms that the film’s cast will do voicework for the game, including Harrison Ford and Daisy Ridley.

By Rory Young on 07 May 2016
Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens Officially Announced

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens Officially Announced

Warner Bros. officially announces the development of LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens, featuring Rey, Finn, Kylo Ren, BB-8, Poe, Han Solo, Chewbacca, and more.

By Rory Young on 07 May 2016
LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Additional Backstory

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Additional Backstory

Traveller’s Tales announces that LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens will have additional story information that wasn’t present in the actual Force Awakens film.

By Dalton Cooper on 07 May 2016
Best-Selling Games of March 2016 Revealed

Best-Selling Games of March 2016 Revealed

Amongst the hype of this month’s new releases, it’s time to take a look back at March 2016 as the top 10 best-selling titles of last month are revealed.

By Maxwell Jeffery on 05 May 2016
Mighty No. 9 Goes Gold, Launch Date Revealed

Mighty No. 9 Goes Gold, Launch Date Revealed

After an extended wait including several major delays, Keiji Inafune is confirming that Might No. 9 is gold. The 2D side-scrolling shooter launches June 21. It was over three years ago when...

By Rory Young on 24 April 2016
Capcom Needs to Focus On New Games Rather Than Remakes

Capcom Needs to Focus On New Games Rather Than Remakes

With Capcom announcing a new focus on mobile development, one Game Rant writer looks at whether the emphasis on spin-offs and remakes is leading the company to stagnation. Without a shadow...

By Rob Gordon on 09 April 2016
Star Fox Zero Made Me Feel Like I Was 6 Again

Star Fox Zero Made Me Feel Like I Was 6 Again

One editor goes hands-on with Star Fox Zero, and realizes that the game plays like a true extension of the classic Nintendo 64 iteration – opening a portal to 1997 in the process. I still r...

By Riley Little on 18 March 2016
Why Was Star Fox Zero Delayed?

Why Was Star Fox Zero Delayed?

For Wii U owners, 2015 hasn’t lived up to expectations. It was going to be a year of Zelda, Mario, and Star Fox, only for The Legend of Zelda for Wii U to end up delayed to 2016. After that...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 December 2015
Star Fox Zero Release Date

Star Fox Zero Release Date

Coming off of a significant delay two months ago, Star Fox Zero has a newly announced release date as of today’s Nintendo Direct. Pick it up starting April 22, 2016.

By Rory Young on 30 May 2015
Mighty No. 9 Release Date

Mighty No. 9 Release Date

Originally slated for a Spring release date, COMCEPT’s ‘Mega Man’-inspired ‘Mighty No. 9’ will now release in September and is getting a physical release.

By Evan Hopkins on 29 May 2015
Mighty No. 9 Delayed to 2016

Mighty No. 9 Delayed to 2016

Retailer Gamestop confirms that Mighty No. 9 is delayed to sometime in 2016, missing the release window promised to Kickstarter backers by a full year.

By Sarah Fields on 29 May 2015
Might Number 9: Trailer and Release Details

Might Number 9: Trailer and Release Details

‘Mighty Number 9’ arrives in digital and retail stores at the end of this summer and we have the latest trailer and details about the game’s collector’s edition and DLC packs.

By Denny Connolly on 29 May 2015
Ubisoft's 'Child of Light' Success

Ubisoft's 'Child of Light' Success

Ubisoft reveals that experimental platform role-player ‘Child of Light’ turned a profit, and that another small ‘personal game’ is in the works.

By Rob Gordon on 08 May 2015
Reggie Responds To Metroid Prime Federation Force Negativity

Reggie Responds To Metroid Prime Federation Force Negativity

Nintendo knows that fans are unhappy about Metroid: Federation Force and asks the community to keep the faith and trust that the game will be something special.

By Derek Nichols on 23 April 2015
Mighty No. 9 Impressions

Mighty No. 9 Impressions

It’s impossible to talk about Mighty No. 9 without mentioning Mega Man. After all, they’re practically the same game. Mighty No. 9 is designed by Keiji Inafune, the man who created Mega M...

By Christopher Gates on 27 December 2014
Child of Light (Features)

Child of Light (Features)

Ubisoft’s ‘Child of Light’ has been given an April release date, and a brand new trailer showing off the environments, combat, and crafting.

By Andrew Dyce on 08 May 2014
Lost Planet 3 & Rayman Legends

Lost Planet 3 & Rayman Legends

Where last week Ubisoft took on Deep Silver in the Splinter Cell: Blacklist vs. Saints Row IV head-to-head, this week Ubisoft battles Capcom with Rayman Legends vs. Lost Planet 3. Let’s c...

By Mike Staub on 16 February 2014
Mighty No. 9

Mighty No. 9

Following the failure of the highly publicized KickStarter campaign for Shadow of the Eternals, the website’s ability to get big games funded may have been called into question by users. If that is...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2013
Pikmin 3 & NHL 14

Pikmin 3 & NHL 14

With Comic-Con 2013 coming to San Diego next week, it’s time to play catch-up on a few key news items from the last few weeks before the epic pop culture implosion. This week’s wrap up covers the P...

By Rob Keyes on 23 June 2013
Child of Light

Child of Light

Ubisoft unveils the artistic, ethereal and intriguing sidescroller ‘Child Of Light’ from the team behind ‘Far Cry 3’.

By Patrick Dane on 08 May 2013
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ ‘Far Cry 3,’ and ‘Halo 4’ headline the nominees for the 2013 D.I.C.E. Awards. Check out the full list of nominations right here!

By Jeff Schille on 27 April 2013
'Rayman Legends' Interview: Michel Ancel

'Rayman Legends' Interview: Michel Ancel

A few weeks ago, Game Rant visited with the Ubisoft Montpellier development team to preview the new campaign and game modes of Rayman Legends, the anticipated follow-up to Rayman Origins....

By Andrew Dyce on 22 February 2013
Rayman Legends

Rayman Legends

Rayman Origins took many by surprise when it hit store shelves in 2011, returning the Rayman series to its side-scrolling platforming roots. A follow-up release from Ubisoft Montpellier w...

By Andrew Dyce on 19 February 2013
Game Ranter Banter: Call of Juarez, Wii U, Metacritic, Black Friday Shoppers & Skyrim

Game Ranter Banter: Call of Juarez, Wii U, Metacritic, Black Friday Shoppers & Skyrim

For those of you who haven’t collapsed from the Black Friday madness (or bought most of your discounted items online) we thank you for joining us again this week for the Game Ranter Bante...

By Anthony Mole on 26 February 2012
Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

While we live for looking forward to what new games come out each year, we dread the overwhelming process of  picking only a select few to rank as our most anticipated. Starting with a...

By Rob Keyes on 26 February 2012
‘Rayman: Origins’ Sequel Revealed By Survey

‘Rayman: Origins’ Sequel Revealed By Survey

Fans of platforming and vibrant color palettes have reason to get excited, and not just for the release of Rayman: Origins on an ever-growing list of platforms. File this under the ‘rumor’...

By Andrew Dyce on 24 February 2012
‘Rayman Legends’ Domains Registered By Ubisoft

‘Rayman Legends’ Domains Registered By Ubisoft

If you haven’t heard of Rayman: Origins by now, then you’ve missed out. Last year’s best platformer did more to reinvigorate a classic character and franchise than any may have hoped, and...

By Andrew Dyce on 22 February 2012
Ni no Kuni, Prototype 2, Forza Motorsport, PES 2013, Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, and More.

Ni no Kuni, Prototype 2, Forza Motorsport, PES 2013, Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, and More.

There is a lot of chaos going on in the trailer roundup this week. We’ve got twelve awesome videos that are packed full of action, adventure, and a little bit of fantasy. Some of these ga...

By Tyler Schirado on 31 January 2012
‘Grand Theft Auto 5’ Vehicles Referenced in ‘Max Payne 3’ Files?

‘Grand Theft Auto 5’ Vehicles Referenced in ‘Max Payne 3’ Files?

Curiosity may have had a bad rap for killing cats, but today it’s been feeding the internet some juicy details about Rockstar Games‘ upcoming title, Grand Theft Auto V. Already touted as...

By Kyle Matthews on 17 January 2012