Roughly two-thirds of the upcoming Assassin's Creed movie will be set in modern times.
How powerful is the Wii U really? Is it less powerful than the PS3 and Xbox 360? Is it as powerful? More powerful? And how will it compare to the next generation? What quality of graphics will we see from Wii U games?
Nintendo has hit back at concern over the power of the Wii U.
Nintendo's new Wii U console "can have great success", giant video game publisher Ubisoft believes.
Nintendo has licensed several slices of well-known technology for developers to use creating Wii U games.
Developers can wield both Havok's physics tech and user-interface toolset Scaleform when making Wii U software.
This middleware technology allows for quicker and easier game development using familiar tools, something Nintendo may consider useful for ensuring Wii U sees plenty of multi-platform titles from third-party developers.
Nintendo has pulled the curtain back on the Wii U's online functions, announcing its new Nintendo Network.
Gamers are now ready for new home consoles, Nintendo has said.
The Assassins' Creed Wii U game is not Revelations, Ubisoft has confirmed.
Core gamers will accept the Wii U because it has high definition visuals and can be played in a conventional way, Nintendo has said.
Ex-Assassin's Creed main man Patrice Désilets begins work for new employer THQ today – and will reveal his new game to core games boss Danny Bilson over the phone.
Ubisoft has offered a small glimpse of how Assassin's Creed will work on Wii U.
Wii U promises PS3 and Xbox 360 levels of third-party support - many of the same types of games, in fact.