Archive for ‘Video Features’

Mario Kart 8 – Vehicle Customization Demo


It’s time to customize! Very similar to Mario Kart 7 on the Nintendo 3DS, the Wii U title allows you to customize your vehicle in a variety of ways. You can alter the main Body, the Wheels and the all important Glider. Check out this short early preview of how you can mix it up […]

Joshy’s Thoughts on Mario Kart 8


It feels pretty great to say Mario Kart 8 launches next month! The title features a┬áplethora of features, including characters, courses, items and more! Just how excited is TheBitBlock for Mario Kart 8 on Wii U? Speed down to the video just below and find out! Share this video with friends on Facebook, Twitter and […]

The 8 BEST Items in Mario Kart!


Through the many years of Mario Kart’s history there has always been a strong focus on wacky items. With a total of 8 games in the series, I decided it was time to sit back and go over my 8 personal favorite bits of weaponry in the series. Which made my list? Find out just […]

What is Animal Crossing Plaza on Wii U?

Animal Crossing Plaza is a brand new application, free to download on the Wii U eShop. In this plaza a crowd of randomized animals from the series with gather together in a beautifully rendered simple environment. Here they’ll begin socialize in various ways. Essentially this Wii U app allows New Leaf players to share messages, […]

Reaction Videos to Nintendo’s e3 2013 Announcements

Nintendo’s e3 2013 announcements may not be the most surprising, but they certainly are exciting! Because Nintendo decided against holding a press conference this year, some fans felt the crowd reactions would be missed. With this in mind we here at TBB decided to film our personal reactions to some of the announcements as they […]

TOP 10 Levels in Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D

Ya know, one of the things I adore about Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D are the fantastically designed levels. They offer up loads of challenge and feature great atmosphere, characters and music. Because of this I really wanted to take some time to discuss my personal Top 10 Greatest Levels in the game. Hit up […]

Video Comparison – Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D

Personally I’ve always felt the original Donkey Kong Country Returns on the Wii was one of the prettiest titles on the system. I was pretty excited when it was announced that Nintendo would be porting the game over to the 3DS. The idea of viewing these worlds and characters in 3D is a pretty enticing […]

Nintendo’s Sizzling Summer Software!

This Summer, things will really be heating up for Nintendo owners. Both Wii U and Nintendo 3DS have a pretty exciting list of titles that will be making your Summer time fun even more scorching. Personally I live for the hot tropical climate! So it’s always great to see some exciting Summer releases from Nintendo […]

Visual Comparison – LEGO City Undercover Wii U & 3DS

LEGO City Undercover is available on both Wii U and the Nintendo 3DS. Both games feature different stories and missions, but take place in the same world. Because the 3DS title takes place two years prior to the Wii U game, you’ll see some geographical differences. The idea of playing in the same world in […]

Secret Nintendo Cameos in LEGO City Undercover!

Tt Games is clearly fond of Nintendo, in fact they’ve even hidden several Super Mario cameos inside of LEGO City Undercover on Wii U! In the video below we showcase a few that we’ve been able to find so far. They include Starmen, fishing for Cheep Cheep fish and even an explosive LEGO Bob-Omb. Let […]