leak Archive

Rumour: Wii U to be 83% as powerful as the Xbox 720?

An inside source has revealed some secret information to IGN regarding the processing power of the Xbox 720′s and Wii U’s graphics hardware. [The] Xbox 720′s raw graphics processing power is expected to be six times that of the Xbox 360 and will yield 20-percent greater performance than Nintendo’s forthcoming console, the Wii U. Now, [...]

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Manhattan Crisis coming to the Wii U?

Industry veteran Paul Gale, who is generally regarded as a trusted source, has heard word that Rocksteady Studios might be working on a new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles game titled Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Manhattan Crisis, as a follow-up to the well-received Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City games. The game is allegedly in development for the [...]

Rumour: Sonic and SEGA All-Stars Racing 2 in the works for Wii U?

Rumours of a sequel to Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing began today, which is allegedly in development for the Wii U, among other platforms. The tip comes from an anonymous developer claiming to work for Sumo Digital, the studio that developed the first title. The tipster said: Now working on another title for Sega on 3DS, [...]

Exclusive: EA Origin to be a key element of Nintendo’s online strategy?

We received a tip from an EA intern with some very interesting information pertaining to the Wii U’s online system. Our source, who wishes to remain anonymous, claims that her information comes from a network engineer whom she is friends with. As with all news from anonymous sources, it’s difficult to determine its authenticity. But [...]

Rumour: Sonic Dimensions in development for Wii U?

In the absence of a Wii U port of Sonic Generations, quite the rumour has broken out over an entirely original Sonic project for the console titled Sonic Dimensions. Now, if you’ve been reading the blog for a while, you’ll know the drill with rumours – no matter how fantastic they sound (a certain Emily [...]

“Project Nova” by Vicarious Visions is in development for Wii U

Vicarious Visions, best known for their work on the Guitar Hero franchise, have apparently been working on a secret Wii U game codenamed “Project Nova”. We have no idea what this game is, other than the fact that it’s also coming to the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. This information comes from the LinkedIn profile of [...]

Sakurai’s response to the Super Smash Bros. Universe “leak”

Sakurai indirectly responded to the “leaked” Super Smash Bros. Universe information from a couple of days ago with a tweet, making it very clear that he’s still busy wrapping up Kid Icarus: Uprising, and that characters for the next Smash Bros. are far from decided yet. I’m currently concentrating on one title, Kid Icarus. Until this wraps [...]

Rumour: Leaked ‘Super Smash Bros. Universe’ fact sheet

An image has been making its rounds on the Internet, which is purported to be a leaked fact sheet for the next Super Smash Bros. game – or Super Smash Bros. Universe, as it is titled in the document.

Did all of Nintendo’s E3 announcements just get leaked?

A 4chan user by the name of Round Cactus claims to be an ESRB employee who has screened the sizzle reel Nintendo will be showing at E3 in less than 48 hours. It’s quite possibly the most grandiose “leak” we’ve had so far, rivaling even those of Emily Rogers. I’ve got my suspicions about the [...]

Faked: ‘Super Mario Wii 2,’ Vitality Sensor, and Wii 2 console appear in retailer listing

A NeoGAF’er by the name of Nemesis556 has put up a picture of what he claims to be a local retailer’s listing of Wii games and products they are expecting to receive. Three very interesting items appeared on it. I’m 99% sure it’s fake, and I’ll explain why in a moment, but I’m putting it [...]