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by Steve Watts,, Nov 19, 2012 10:15AM PST

The Wii U console requires a day one patch to use the Nintendo Network functions, but interrupting the process could have consequences. Read more

A Wii U debug menu that was hacked over the weekend has been called a "mock up" by Nintendo. The menu has been removed, but that doesn't answer if some games spotted inside were legitimate, including Metal Gear Solid and Yoshi's Land. Read more

Ooh, aah, Grand Theft Auto V, how awfully exciting. Last week brought a shiny new trailer, more screenshots and a flood of new details but, sadly, no new word on release platforms beyond Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Though the series' core games have always hit PC, it seems this is still up in the air for V, or at least that's the official marketing message for now. Read more

by Steve Watts,, Nov 16, 2012 2:15PM PST

A web comic from Ubisoft details some of the story that leads up to the plot of ZombiU, set to launch this weekend with the Wii U system. Read more

The Wii U's TVii is coming in December, and VOD services like Netflix and Hulu are due "in the coming weeks," according to Nintendo. Read more

Nintendo has confirmed that it is planning to release additional courses for New Super Mario Bros U as DLC, but hasn't started work on them yet. Read more

It's a bit sad when you have to burn things in your home to keep from freezing to death. But Tomorrow Corporation does want you to be sad. Burn your toys, collect coins and buy more things to burn in your new Little Inferno Entertainment Fireplace! A launch trailer for the game shows just how much fun pyromania can be. Read more

by Steve Watts,, Nov 14, 2012 12:00PM PST

Nintendo has detailed how space restrictions work on the Wii U, and you'll probably find its internal memory at a premium pretty quickly. Read more

by Steve Watts,, Nov 14, 2012 7:30AM PST

A new video from Nintendo gives an extended walkthrough of the Wii U online features, including Nintendo Network, Miiverse, and the Internet browser. Read more

Haven't pre-ordered a Wii U? Dismayed by stories of sold-out pre-orders, have you given up on trying to get a system day one? Don't worry too much, Nintendo's Scott Moffitt says. You'll still be able to get your hands on a Wii U--if you get lucky. Read more

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