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Kirby's Epic Yarn came out for the Wii in 2010 but is being released again for the Wii U eShop. Currently available in the European and Australian eShops, the game will be on sale for 25% off until May 28th.

This critically acclaimed game's new availability will allow new players to try it out as well as let old timers to relive cherished Wii memories. Plus, the game features a new (as of 2010) art and game-play style, as well as a co-op campaign.

What other classic Wii games do you want to see ported to Wii U? Let us know after the jump.

Every gamer has a few big-name games missing from their encyclopedia of video game experiences, and we at Gamnesia are no different. That's why we thought it'd be fun to go over some of our lists of must-play games that we haven't had the pleasure of experiencing, and then shaming the heck out of each other for it, on this week's episode of Nintendo Week. Alex, Ben, and I all made short lists of Nintendo games that we'd either never played or hadn't played more than an hour or two into—which isn't enough time to truly experience them. Keep reading to see our lists, and check out the discussion video above for some good discussion and even better laughs about the games themselves, why we haven't played them, and even what you might be missing out on.

Nintendo has had its share of patent lawsuits in recent history. The more noteworthy lawsuits have involved the 3D effect of the Nintendo 3DS and some of the technology used in Wii systems. Now, Nintendo has released news that they just recently won a 2013 patent lawsuit involving the Wii Balance Board.

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Created by Japanese fans, Super Smash Bros. Brawl Z is an impressive mod that overhauls Brawl into a Dragon Ball fighting game. The characters all have unique movesets based on the Dragon Ball series, including spectacular Final Smashes. It's a dream come true for the niche group of Smash Bros. fans who have wished for Dragon Ball characters to join the game's roster. You can watch the mod in action after the jump, and see even more footage, including characters not shown here, at YouTube user インD MARK-2's channel.

Nintendo recently announced that it plans to expand its franchises into theme park attractions with the help of Universal Studios, an esteemed leader of the theme park industry. With the potential that opens up for the many worlds of Mario, Zelda, and more to be realized as theme parks, we at Gamnesia thought it'd be a great time to pitch our very own ideas for theme park attractions on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast.

Head past the jump to see our twelve listed ideas, and if you want to learn more, check out this week's discussion segment, also after the jump.

There are tons of gaming enthusiast podcasts out in the wild, but almost none of the top-tier podcasts are made specifically for Nintendo fans. That's where we come in! We here at Gamnesia are bringing you a new episode of "Nintendo Week," a podcast made for Nintendo fans by Nintendo fans.

As always, we break down the most recent week of news, including a Splatoon Direct, Amiibo supply news, and all about Nintendo's plans to expand not only into mobile games, but into movies, TV series, theme park attractions, and much more. We have tons of ideas for all of the above, so be sure to head past the jump and give this week's episode a listen!

The weekly Japanese software and hardware sales numbers are in from Japan, and it's been a slow week. No new titles managed to crack the top twenty, and some older games (like Mario Kart 7 and Animal Crossing: New Leaf) have climbed back up to fill the empty spaces. In all, nineteen out of the top twenty best-selling games this week were Nintendo, with the one exception being Minecraft on PlayStation Vita. New Nintendo 3DS LL and PlayStation 3 saw slightly improved sales this week, but sales of every other piece of hardware declined across the board. Hit the jump for the breakdown!

Xenoblade Chronicles seems to be an unappreciated franchise, but it still might have hope for rising into mainstream popularity. The original Xenoblade Chronicles sold around 83,000 during its first week when it released on the Wii in 2010. The 3D re-release of the original game on the 3DS sold 56,923 during its first week last month. Xenoblade Chronicles X sold 85,586 copies during its first week of release two weeks ago, according to Media Create. Another report from Dengeki shows that Xenoblade Chronicles X sold 70% of its initial shipment. Though this is not necessarily a pattern of stellar sales, it still shows a rise in popularity for the series and a hope for more Xenoblade in our lives in the future.

We at Gamnesia went over our favorite characters on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo podcast here at Gamnesia, and if you know anything about me, you'd know that I had to give a hand to the one and only Waluigi. He's nasty, he'scheap, and unlike other cast members, his characterization is so over-the-top that he's become, in effect, a satire of himself—which makes him a far more effective comedic relief character than anyone else in the Mario games.

If you'd like to hear our love for the purple waaarrior, and why he makes excellent addition to the Mario crew, check out the video after the jump! Or if you prefer to text over discussion videos, head inside and you can keep reading.

We're back with another weekly installment of Gamnesia's Game Clash! Every Monday we pit two video games against each other, and the winner is decided by your votes. This week's matchup is a battle of 2D platformers on Wii. New Super Mario Bros. Wii and Donkey Kong Country Returns were both the first 2D console entry in their respective franchises in many years, and they helped spark a revival of interest in their genre. Which game is better? Click below to cast your vote and join the debate!

Arguably Nintendo's biggest success in the home console market, Wii made a household name for itself after its release in late 2006. But even though these days it's hard to find anybody who hasn't had an experience or two with Wii, there are still probably many facts about it you might not be familiar with. Lucky for you, the latest episode of Did You Know Gaming? shines a light on all the interesting details of Wii's development cycle.

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There wasn't a great deal on Nintendo news last week, so we at Gamnesia had a pretty relaxed news section on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our dedicated Nintendo podcast. The extra time we had let us loosen up a bit and talk about some goofier Nintendo-related stories that have happened in the past week.

If you'd like to hear some silly stories, check out the discussion after the jump! Or you could find them in the article's link section, but reading them is a lot less fun than the listens and the laughs.

We at Gamnesia went over our favorite characters on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo podcast here at Gamnesia. We kicked off the discussion with three Zelda characters in a row and continued to give special shoutouts to a few more.

If you'd like to hear our love for these characters and more perspective on their many layers, head on inside! And if you're interested in hearing the whole character discussion, as opposed to just a few highlights, give our latest episode a listen, either right here at Gamnesia, or on your preferred iGizmodroid through iTunes!

We at Gamnesia went over our favorite characters on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo podcast here at Gamnesia. Professor E. Gadd and Toadsworth came up in the discussion, and we talked a bit about how Nintendo seems to be forgetting a lot of great Mario characters lately: neither of them—nor many other cast members—are playable in recent (or any) Mario Kart, Party, or sports games, and many haven't made an appearance in years. Head past the jump for more!

Many people were captivated by the world of Epic Mickey, a game in which you explore a world of forgotten Disney cartoons while taking on the role of Mickey Mouse, who looks like he’s jumped straight out of his debut cartoon, Steamboat Willie. The game was often criticized for its poor camera controls but was highly praised for its use of forgotten creations from Disney.

Warren Spector, director of the title, has said that he once expressed interest in creating a movie adaptation for the series. However, Disney turned him down. Read more after the jump!