GoNintendo Podcast Webisode 510 records LIVE at 3:15 PM ET

I have no idea who's going to be around for the podcast today, but I can tell you that we're definitely putting on a show! Not a week goes by without a GN podcast, and this week will be no different. Come join myself, Mom Brain and others as we chat about the Nintendo news of the week, alongside other random topics and features from you guys! We go live at 3:15 PM ET and hope to see you here. Also, make sure you jump into our chat room below and talk with us and others LIVE while the show goes on!

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1001 Spikes update causing control issues, workaround discovered

We've recently reported that an update for off-TV play was released for 1001 Spikes on Wii U. That patch also fixed the audio glitches the game was experiencing. Unfortunately, users are reporting that the new patch causes a handful of control issues, including incorrectly mapped controls on the dpad. While we wait for Nicalis to adjust the patch, another user has come across a workaround to set things straight.

Dragon Quest VIII 3DS - new promo poster with screens, PS2 comparison shots

You can also see some 3DS Vs. PS2 comparison screens over on NeoGAF...

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Nintendo sends out new play experience survey about Wii U

Keep an eye on your inboxes for a new email from Nintendo. It's yet another play experience survey. This one seems to focus on the Wii U and how you use it. Reader R42 was nice enough to send over ALL the questions in the survey, just so we can get an idea of what Nintendo is looking for. You can hit up the jump to see every question asked.

Do you or anyone in your household own any of the following Nintendo systems?
Wii U
Any system in the Nintendo 3DS family (includes Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 3DS XL, Nintendo 2DS, New Nintendo 3DS XL)

Do other people live in your household besides yourself?

Including yourself, how many people live in your household?

Which of the following best describe the other people that live in your household? Select all that apply.
Child: Age 12 or younger
Teenager: Age 13 to 17
Adult: Age 18 to 34
Adult: Age 35 or older

Including yourself, how many people in the household regularly use the Wii U console?

When was the last time a game was played on the household's Wii U console?
This past week
1 to 2 weeks ago
3 to 4 weeks ago
More than a month ago
I don't remember

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