Wii U launch: all our coverage in one place

Wii U launch hub

Wii U launch hub

Nintendo’s new console is now available in the US, and will launch in Europe next Friday, November 30. Here, you’ll find all our Wii U coverage, including reviews of the key launch games and our thoughts on the hardware itself, in the lead up to the console’s UK release. We’ll keep updating the page as we add more content, so check back regularly to keep up to date with everything you need to know about the first of the next-generation consoles.


– Wii U UK launch: live review
Wii U launches in North America: firmware woes, Miiverse ‘hacked’, but indie devs delighted
The Gamepad, Pro Controller and how next-gen Nintendo really feels


– ZombiU
Nintendo Land
New Super Mario Bros U


– Pikmin 3
The Wonderful 101


– Wii U’s UK eShop launch lineup confirmed and priced: five games available on day one
Wii U launch: Iwata “very sorry” for hefty day-one patch and missing features
Wii U US sales reach 400,000 in first week; Fils-Aime says Nintendo’s new console is “essentially sold out”
US launch period software line-up
UK launch period software line-up
The Wii U games Edge wants to see
Bayonetta 2 a Wii U exclusive