When two quarrel, the third rejoices. Whether Nintendo can benefit from the console war between Microsoft and Sony?
The fact is that Nintendo's Wii U definitely need new games, for example, after the press conference by Ubisoft or EA no word on Nintendo platforms has been lost, and many next-gen title, the Wii U can be left out.
This year the company also waived an extensive press conference a la Sony or Microsoft and radiates instead prefer a new edition of Nintendo Direct from. By 16 clock we go.
What can we expect? Well, probably a new 3D Mario, Mario Kart, and a trailer for the new Smash Bros. Maybe we can take a further look at Bayonetta 2 and also the Retro Studios have had some time to hear anything more from him. But let's wait and easy.
What ever it is, we will keep you up to date at this point.
Right at the beginning is dedicated to Nintendo Pokémon X and Y. New World, many new Pokémon, fighting against each other as usual. With the fairies there is a brand new Pokémon type that is especially effective against dragons.
Amie is a new Pokémon. Something like a Tamagotchi Light? Well, almost. It will strengthen the bond between you and the Pokemon.
It continues with Mario in a new 3D adventure. Hop, collect coins, running, etc. The game is called Super Mario 3D World, and builds on the 3DS titles. For the first time with a four-player co-op mode where you Mario, Luigi, Peach and Toad plays, each with unique abilities. You can decide for yourself how competitive or cooperative should be basically the whole thing.
Also new is Cat Mario, the opponent can climb walls or scratch with his claws. The game will be released in December 2013.
Now Mario Kart comes to the series, also for the Wii U. karts and motorcycles are going to drive in the ceiling, jump through the area or uses a paraglider. It is called Mario Kart 8 and provides anti-gravity elements on the tracks. Furthermore, promises you the largest selection of multiplayer modes. The game is available from the spring.
If you like party games, Wii Party U can be mark. 80 all-new mini-games are included, some of which can be played only with the GamePad. Actually announced for the summer, one takes a little more time for the game. It will be released now spoäter this year. Even Wii Fit U - planned for spring or summer - late. Here one is now shooting in the winter.
A new title Art Academy series is meanwhile for the Wii U in the works. To completion, it still takes a while, certain drawing tools are published in advance in the summer but the eShop to create your own drawings and via Miiverse to post. Is drawn on the GamePad.
Then we went to the partnerships with third-parties. 2013 appear Assassin's Creed 4, Batman: Arkham Origins, Batman: Arkham Origins Black Gate, Deus Ex Human Revolution - Director's Cut Disney Infinity, Just Dance 2014, Rayman Legends, Scribblenauts Unmasked, Disney's plan, Shin Megami Tensei IV, Skylanders swap Force Splinter Cell: Blacklist, Sonic Lost World and watchdogs.
Nintendo are also important for the digital offerings in the eShop. 2013 come here ballpoint Universe, Cloudberry Kingdom, Coaster Crazy Deluxe Duck Tales Remastered, Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara, Mutant Mudds Deluxe, Oddworld: New 'n Tasty, Scram Kitty & His buddy on Rails, Shovel Knight, Spin the Bottle and A World of Keflings.
It continues with new information on Zelda: Wind Waker is shown for the Wii U. A new video that shows, among other things, of course, the better graphics. The game features 1080p graphics, shaders to improve the appearance and also improved textures. In addition, Nintendo has improved the pace of exploration in the game. The HD version will be released in October.
Appears even before The Wonderful 101 from Platinum Games. Again, they showed new scenes from the game, such as the uses of GamePads. There is also a co-op mode for up to five players. The game comes on 23 August at the market. More details will be revealed in another direct-conference.
Continue with a Neuankündigung: Donkey Kong returns in a new Wii U title. In the game Donkey Kong and his friends against Vikings, who lead them to five other islands fight. Even Donkey Kong's fur should be seen fluttering on the Wii U thanks to the HD graphics. In addition to the lateral perspective, there is also always dynamic scenes from different angles. Furthermore, on board is a multiplayer mode for two players. In addition to Diddy Kong and Dixie Kong is a playable character here. Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze will appear at the end.
Platinum Games also revealed a new trailer for Bayonetta 2, which presents itself as usual turned off. Bayonetta 2 in the witch next to a new outfit, a new hairstyle. The game will appear in 2014.
Monolith Softs new selections will offer an open world that players can explore the seamless. Was shown a new trailer that illustrated exactly that. You fight on the ground and in the air. To market the game comes in the coming year.
The last game of the day is Super Smash Bros. U, fight again in the various Nintendo characters from different backgrounds as well against each other. On the 3DS with cel-shaded look. The release is scheduled for 2014. Mega Man and a Villager from Animal Crossing are as fighters of the party.