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DSi Shop Page Open – 1,000 Points Confirmed

DSi Shop Page Open – 1,000 Points Confirmed

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iGoogle introduces Gaming Themes

iGoogle introduces Gaming Themes

If you are an iGoogle user, you may have searched endlessly to find some gaming related themes.  Well, today is your day!  iGoogle now has quite the selection of gaming-related themes.  Ranging from Mario to Street Fighter to Guitar Hero, you are sure to find one that suits your liking.  Check them out by clicking here. If you use iGoogle, […]

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Icarian – Coming May 2009

Icarian – Coming May 2009

According to GoNintendo and Revogamers, Icarian will be heading to the US in just 2 months.  Here are some additional details gathered by GoNintendo from Revogamers‘ article: – Price will be 1.00 or 1.500 Points, Nintendo decides. – First, it was a wax environment, referring to Icarian’s wings. Then they got to the Chirico style, great for story and WiiWare […]

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GDC 2009 Details – Nintendo’s Press Release

GDC 2009 Details – Nintendo’s Press Release

NINTENDO PRESIDENT ANNOUNCES WII STORAGE SOLUTION, NEW ZELDA GAME AND 50 MILLION GLOBAL WII SHIPMENT Keynote Details Nintendo DSi News on Eve of Launch SAN FRANCISCO, March 25, 2009 – Nintendo President Satoru Iwata today revealed surprises for consumers and an expanded palette of video game development opportunities for the industry during his keynote address at the Game Developers Conference. […]

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Punch Out!! gets Balance Board Support

Punch Out!! gets Balance Board Support

Info from IGN: According to Nintendo’s official Italian website, the company’s upcoming game Punch-Out!! — an arcade boxing title based on the NES classic and Super NES sequel — will feature Balance Board support. A rough translation confirms that Wii Balance Board, the controller included in Wii Fit, will be utilized in Punch-Out!! to dodge and weave by players shifting […]

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Punch-Out!! Opponents Video

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Ghostbusters Wii – New Screens

Ghostbusters Wii – New Screens
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Wii Shop Channel Updates 3/23/09 (NA)

Wii Shop Channel Updates 3/23/09 (NA)

ONE WIIWARE GAME AND TWO VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAMES ADDED TO WII SHOP CHANNEL March 23, 2009 Are you immune to this season’s rampant basketball fever? If so, the Wii™ Shop Channel invites you and your friends to set up an action-packed tournament of your own with a fresh crop of downloadable games. This week brings an instantly irresistible puzzle game […]

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Netflix interested in coming to Wii

Netflix interested in coming to Wii

For the full screenshot, click here.  Currently, it is unknown why the thumbnail above shows $9.99 one-time fee, but the full screenshot shows $2.99.  So far, Joystiq has not commented on this. According to an article, over at Joystiq, Netflix is at least interested in bringing their services to the Wii.  Hopefully, we see more in the future about this […]

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Wii Play Surpasses 10 Million Units in USA

Wii Play Surpasses 10 Million Units in USA

NINTENDO’S WII PLAY SURPASSES 10 MILLION UNITS SOLD IN THE UNITED STATES March 19, 2009 Wii Play™, a collection of nine mini-games, has now sold more than 10 million units in the United States alone since its debut in February 2007, according to figures released today by the independent NPD Group, which tracks video game sales in the United States. […]

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Nintendo Prevails in Patent Lawsuit

Nintendo Prevails in Patent Lawsuit

Another lawsuit, and another win for Nintendo.  It is hard to believe companies are still coming after them, claiming they are taking their ideas… 2 1/2 years later! NINTENDO PREVAILS IN WII PATENT LAWSUIT U.S. District Court Judge Says No Need for Jury Trial REDMOND, Wash., March 16, 2009 – A U.S. District Court judge has summarily dismissed a patent-infringement […]

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Nintendo DSi – IGN Preview

Are you still clueless when it comes to the Nintendo DSi?  If so, here’s yet another video explaining its features.  This time, it’s a short and simple one from IGN.

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Nintendo DSi – Mega FAQ

Nintendo DSi – Mega FAQ

If you are like me, you are excited about the new Nintendo DSi launching in the USA on April 5…but you still have some more questions.  Fear not.  Vooks has put together a great Frequently Asked Questions section.  Here’s a quick summary of their guide. The Nintendo DSi is almost here and despite being out in Japan for quite a […]

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Wii Shop Channel Update 3/16/09 (NA)

Wii Shop Channel Update 3/16/09 (NA)

WII-KLY UPDATE: ONE WIIWARE GAME AND ONE VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAME ADDED TO WII SHOP CHANNEL March 16, 2009 Old-school action is the main attraction at the Wii™ Shop Channel this week. With a wealth of underground buzz already surrounding it, a brand new WiiWare™ title uses vintage-looking graphics and 8-bit sounds to create a rhythm-based game that’s loaded with retro […]

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Pokemon Platinum – March 21 Launch Celebration in New York

Pokemon Platinum – March 21 Launch Celebration in New York

POKÉMON PLATINUM VERSION MAKES ITS U.S. DEBUT Launch Celebration Set for March 21 in New York REDMOND, Wash., March 16, 2009 – The March 22 launch of the Pokémon™ Platinum Version video game for the Nintendo DS™ system is almost upon us, and Pokémon fans are already buzzing with anticipation. This new game in the storied franchise brings a host […]

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