Posts Tagged ‘wii u’
  • Trailer for Madden NFL 13 on Wii U
    Posted November 5th, 2012 at 5:45 pm 8 Comments »
    EA Sports today released an official trailer for the Nintendo Wii U version of Madden NFL 13. The game is set to release next week in advance of the console arriving on Sunday, November 18. There has been very little in the way of promotion when it comes to the upcoming sports titles for the Wii U from either EA (Madden, FIFA 13) or 2K Sports (NBA 2K13). For the most part the games are offering a few ways in which to take advantage of the tablet controller while omitting some features tha...
  • FIFA 13 Missing Some Features on Wii U
    Posted October 24th, 2012 at 8:30 am 2 Comments »
    While some compromises are expected with launch titles for new systems there have been so many associated with new hardware launches that products have become far more limited in their appeal. With the Wii U there will will of course be features unique to the system for games like Madden NFL 13, NBA 2K13, and FIFA 13 but they'll also be lacking some that are found on the Xbox 360 and PS3. Just a few examples as it relates to Madden 13 is the lack of the "Infinity engine" physics or Ultimate ...
  • A Look at the Functions of the GamePad with NBA 2K13 on Wii U
    Posted September 24th, 2012 at 10:45 am 7 Comments »
    A new developer interview video has surfaced for the Wii U version of NBA 2K13 that discusses a number of topics but most intriguing of which is the use of the GamePad. The GamePad tablet controller can be used to call plays and make substitutions. It can even provide a quick view of the state of the players on the court - their fatigue levels and whether they're on hot or cold streaks - with the biometric scan feature. Continue on for the video which includes continuous gameplay footage ...
  • Madden NFL 13 Wii U Features List
    Posted September 19th, 2012 at 8:30 am 9 Comments »
    EA Sports has released some official details on the Wii U version of Madden NFL 13. Features unique to the Wii U include the ability to call plays and draw up hot routes right on the tablet controller while Connected Careers mode and the commentary duo of Jim Nantz and Phil Simms make the transition to the new console. The one glaring omission is the lack of the "Infinity Engine" physics system which debuted to generally positive response on the 360 and PS3. The official release date - wh...
  • NBA 2K13 Wii U Features List and Video
    Posted September 17th, 2012 at 10:00 am 25 Comments »
    2K Sports has released details on features for the Wii U version of NBA 2K13 and a new video showing the game in action for the first time has emerged. 2K13 will be a launch title for the new console, out on November 18, and include many of the same features found in the 360 and PS3 version such as the Dream Team, new MyCareer enhancements, and MyTeam which will be somewhat familiar to those who have played to the Ultimate Team modes found in several EA Sports titles. It will not, howeve...
  • How the Wii U is Shaping Up for Sports
    Posted September 15th, 2012 at 1:30 pm 23 Comments »
    Nintendo finally announced official details on the Wii U console dating November 18 for release with two different options available to purchase. The $300 "Basic" set comes with 8GB storage while the $350 "Deluxe" bundle features 32GB storage and Nintendo Land.Ā  (more…)...
  • Features List for FIFA 13 Wii U
    Posted August 3rd, 2012 at 9:15 am 4 Comments »
    EA Sports has released the full feature descriptions for the Wii U version of FIFA 13. Expected as a launch title for the new console this holiday season FIFA 13 will include the many of the same features as the PS3 and 360 version including the "Impact Engine" physics while offering the unique functionality of the GamePad controller.Ā Check out the first screenshots in the FB album or G+ albumĀ and continue on for the features list.Ā  (more…)...
  • Madden NFL 13 Announced for Wii U
    Posted August 2nd, 2012 at 1:30 pm 26 Comments »
    EA Sports today officially announced Madden NFL 13 for the Wii U. The game will feature authentic gameplay in HD - not the gimmicky visuals or gameplay style of the Wii. It will include many of the same core gameplay improvements that are present in the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions of game, the full Connected Careers mode that essentially combines Franchise and Superstar, and the new commentary team of Jim Nantz and Phil Simms. Given that no mention was made of the "Infinity Engine" physics it'...