PlayJam’s GameStick – Delayed Again Until Mid-August

PlayJam, the developers of the Android-powered microconsole, GameStick, have had to delay the release date yet again until mid-August.

Initially scheduled to release in June, the Kickstarter statement reads “It has taken a while longer to prepare the review UI than we had hoped. This is in part because the DEV version of the hardware this will be delivered on is slightly different from the production hardware. This has required a duplication of effort that we have had to balance with ensuring that work on the final units maintained momentum.” read more

Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate – Headed to PS3 and PS Vita

Developers Omega Force and Tecmo Koei have announced that Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate will be heading to PS3 and PS Vita.

The new Ultimate version is based upon the core game, Warrior’s Orochi 3, and will include a brand new story, as well as two new characters – Xu Shu, who was recently introduced in Dynasty Warriors 7 Empires, and Tamomo-no-Mae, a figure from Japanese folklore said to the the most beautiful and intelligent woman in Japan. read more

Wii U – Iwata Discusses Poor Sales

Nintendo’s CEO, Satoru Iwata, says Nintendo takes the blame for poor Wii U sales.

In an interview with CNBC, Iwata stated “We are to blame. We relaxed our [marketing] efforts, so the consumers today still cannot understand what’s so good and unique about the Wii U. Because we’re always trying to be unique, it takes some energies on our side to [make] people understand the real attractions about whatever we are doing.” read more