40°
Submitted by SeekDev 1021d ago | article

Wii U and Indies: Will it Work This Time?

As part of Nintendo's E3 presentation, the publisher was keen to show off all the huge names it has lined up for the upcoming Wii U.

With games like Batman: Arkham City, Scribblenauts Unlimited and Mass Effect 3, not to mention first-party offerings Pikmin 3 and New Super Mario Bros. U, the video game giant is hoping to ensnare both hardcore and more casual gamers.

Buried underneath all the explosive announcements and big-name brands, however, there are around a dozen indie developers who are working away at announced titles for the Wii U's online store. (3DS, BIT.TRIP Presents: Runner 2, Future Legend of Rhythm Alien, Chasing Aurora, Industry, Marvel Pinball 3D, Mass Effect 3, Toki Tori 2, Trine 2: Director's Cut, Wii U)

AJBACK2FRAG  +   1021d ago
Maybe?
CouldHaveYelledUiiW  +   1020d ago
I hope so. It would be great if they make it as easy and profitable (as possible) for the Indies.

There was an article about a Indie company raging on Wiiware. Normally, I would not have paid attention saying, "Who?" but since that company is revamping the (PC) Baldur's Gate's...

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
40°

First 4 Figures Sword Kirby Statue gets U.S. release date

25m ago - The U.S. release date has been listed for the Sword Kirby Statue from First 4 Figures. | Culture
30°

Why Colin Cowherd Has it All Wrong With eSports

1h ago - Overmental: Colin Cowherd of ESPN recently dumped on ESPN2 for airing Heroes of the Storm‘s Heroe... | Culture
Ad

Start Making Games for the PS4

Now - Want to design the next generation of video games? Start learning game design today. Click for more info on how to get started. | Promoted post
40°

The Emotional Impact of Pressing Start

1h ago - Chris White shares his thoughts on the moments in gaming that caused him to shed a tear. | Xbox 360
30°

The Charnel House Trilogy Review – Short Trilogy With A Strong Narrative | COG

1h ago - The Charnel House Trilogy chronicles one fateful night aboard a train bound for Augur Peak. While... | PC
30°

The Shakespearean Inspired Adventure of Elsinore - Cliqist

1h ago - Marcus Estrada writes: "It's always a joy when a new Kickstarter campaign manages to hook me righ... | PC