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The Conduit: 16 player online, WiiSpeak compatible

The Conduit: 16 player online, WiiSpeak compatible

It’s time for some great news! High Voltage has announced that The Conduit for Wii will feature 16 player online play. And on top of that, the game will support Nintendo’s WiiSpeak peripheral, which costs $29.99 in case you were wondering. I am really looking forward to this title, and with this title and Animal Crossing: City Folk using WiiSpeak, […]

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Wii Sports Resort to cost $49.99, bundled with Wii MotionPlus

Wii Sports Resort to cost $49.99, bundled with Wii MotionPlus

Nintendo’s sequel to Wii Sports, titled Wii Sports Resort, is slated for a release in Spring 2009. With the announcement that it will be bundled with the Wii MotionPlus accessory, Spring can’t get here soon enough. Well, if anyone was worried about the price, worry no more. Nintendo is going the Wii Play route and releasing Wii Sports Resort, which […]

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Miyamoto talks new Galaxy, Pikmin, and Mario DS

Miyamoto talks new Galaxy, Pikmin, and Mario DS

IGN talked to Miyamoto and he talked about a couple of series that might interest all of you. Below are things that Miyamoto said in the interview that may or may not hint at a possible Galaxy sequel, Pikmin 3, and a new New Super Mario Bros. title for the DS. In regards to Pikmin 3… “There isn’t anything that […]

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IGN’s Hands-on Impressions of Wii Music

IGN’s Hands-on Impressions of Wii Music

Ever since I heard about the first demo years ago at E3, I have been waiting for Wii Music. Then, when Miyamoto opened an E3 conference by conducting the Zelda theme in Wii Music, I was ecstatic about the game. After today’s E3 conference, I’m not sure what to think. I am very excited that the game features many different […]

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Is Wii MotionPlus the new standard for Wii games? Miyamoto tells us what he thinks

Is Wii MotionPlus the new standard for Wii games? Miyamoto tells us what he thinks

IGN talked with Miyamoto recently and one of the things discussed was the newly announced Wii MotionPlus accessory. Miyamoto talked about why Wii MotionPlus is so great and even used a certain title to give us an idea of what it is capable of… “The Wii remote itself is good at detecting larger movements whereas the WIi MotionPlus is good […]

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Miyamoto confirms new Wii Zelda in development!

Miyamoto confirms new Wii Zelda in development!

The announcement that should have been in the conference with more details has been revealed by Miyamoto in an interview. He has confirmed that a new Zelda title is in the works for Wii and confirmed that it will be different than other Zelda titles, as the rumors have said. Here’s what he had to say about the title… “The […]

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Miyamoto talks storage possibilities

Miyamoto talks storage possibilities

Gamers hoped that Nintendo would announce a storage solution for Wii today at their conference. Unfortunately, they didn’t, and we are all left to wonder if Nintendo even cares to fix the situation. Well, Miyamoto seems to acknowledge the situation, so that’s always good news. Here’s what he has to say on the subject… “There isn’t anything that we can […]

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IGN’s Hands-on with Animal Crossing: City Folk

IGN just posted their hands-on impressions of Animal Crossing: City Folk, and I posted a summary of it below. And if you haven’t seen it already, you can watch the trailer above. The game’s core is basically a mix of the GCN and DS versions and starts out just like them. In the city, you can “check out a quick […]

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Miyamoto talks about WiiSpeak and Animal Crossing: City Folk

Miyamoto talks about WiiSpeak and Animal Crossing: City Folk

Today, Nintendo announced voice chat functionality for Wii in the form of WiiSpeak. It’s not the conventional type of microphone, so one has to wonder why WiiSpeak works as it does. IGN interviewed Miyamoto on that question, and below is what Miyamoto had to say. “Basically, our idea with WiiSpeak is rather than to just provide a voice-chat function, we […]

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Animal Crossing: City Folk to release on November 16th

Animal Crossing: City Folk to release on November 16th

Nintendo officially announced Animal Crossing: City Folk for Wii earlier today at their conference with a Holiday release date. Well, GameSpot is now reporting that the title will release on November 16th. No word on the MSRP though. And in case you were wondering, the WiiSpeak microphone won’t be packaged with the game and will cost $29.99. [Via GameSpot]

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Miyamoto hints at Kid Icarus Wii

Miyamoto hints at Kid Icarus Wii

As we all know, Kid Icarus Wii wasn’t shown at E3. Well, there’s much evidence to confirm its existence and a recent comment from Miyamoto helps to confirm that. IGN asked Shigeru Miyamoto about Kid Icarus Wii and he simply said… “Yeah, I’m not the producer of any Kid Icarus titles. There are some people who have some different ideas, […]

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Wii and DS Upcoming Releases List

Wii and DS Upcoming Releases List

With Nintendo’s E3 conference over and more and more news being revealed, it’s hard to keep track of what games are coming and when. So, here’s a list of the Wii and DS titles coming soon. It’s quite a long list, so you’ll have to hit the jump to read it all.

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What’s playable at E3?

What’s playable at E3?

Nintendo’s E3 conference is over and I’m sure many people are eager to hear impressions on the titles that Nintendo has on the show floor. Well, the following titles are at Nintendo’s booth: Pokemon Ranger: Shadows of Almia Rhythm Heaven Mystery Case Files: MillionHeir Wii Music Wii Sports Resort Animal Crossing: City Folk I’m especially looking forward to hearing more […]

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What to expect from Nintendo’s E3 conference

What to expect from Nintendo’s E3 conference

In a little over 12 hours, we will be watching Nintendo unveil what they have planned for us for the coming months. Many months of rumors and leaks have built up to this moment and it’s so close. The hype is at a climax and as usual, some people are probably predicting too many megatons. Well, to put things into […]

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PLAY! A Video Game Symphony coming to Baltimore this Friday!

PLAY! A Video Game Symphony coming to Baltimore this Friday!

I realize this isn’t completely Nintendo news, but the music of Nintendo is just too great to not post this. PLAY! A Video Game Symphony is coming to Baltimore, Maryland this Friday. What is it? Well, here’s the description from its site: “Performed by full orchestra and choir, PLAY! A Video Game Symphony features award-winning music from a catalogue of […]

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