7 Wii U games too insane to exist (we hope)

We’re sure to see a lot of ambitious projects on Nintendo’s Wii U in the next few years, but here’s hoping that nobody takes the console’s dual-screen concept in any disturbing directions.

Why you should wait on a Wii U (review)

Nintendo’s new Wii U video-game console builds on the strengths of its smash-hit predecessor and introduces a few innovations of its own, and that’s precisely why you should hold off from buying one just yet.

GamesBeat’s gigantic E3 2012 roundup

We’ve corralled the entirety of our E3 2012 coverage from the showfloors, meeting rooms, conference halls, and beyond. If you missed out — or need a refresher — on GamesBeat’s E3 coverage, take a look here!

The best family games of E3

Hidden behind the violence and the cussing, E3 had enough family-friendly fare to keep most homes happy. We’ve collected the ten best from the show floor here.

Nintendo’s Scott Moffitt has to create mass lust for the Wii U game console (interview)

Scott Moffitt is the executive vice president of sales and marketing at Nintendo. He’s got a tough job because video game marketing is changing. Nintendo is trying to sell its 3DS gaming handheld in the face of huge competition from Apple. And he had to create desire in the mass market to purchase the upcoming Wii U video game console. We caught up with him at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) video game trade show yesterday. Here’s an edited transcript.