Console exclusives can be the bane of the choice you had to make or the cherry on top of a terrific purchase, but will always be an inevitable part of a competitive hardware market. Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo all laid their exclusive cards carefully again in 2014 with some terrific results: Nintendo, as usual, were in a world of their own, but have finally delivered Wii U entries for the crucial series Mario Kart and Super Smash Bros to drive those sad sales figures up a bit, as well as cult-favourite Bayonetta 2.
I know what you’re thinking. They must be tired, why don’t they take a year or two off? Well, they’re not listening. 2015 promises a renewed range of exclusive titles for Nintendo’s candy-looking console. Picking just the three most anticipated is no easy task, but the universe has seen fit to entrust it to me. Here goes. [More]