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Vertigo – Announced for WiiWare

New York — May 5, 2009 – Playlogic Entertainment, Inc. (Nasdaq OTC: PLGC.OB), an independent worldwide publisher of entertainment software, announced today that Vertigo, the action-packed, futuristic racing puzzle game, is coming to the Wii™ system and Windows PC. Vertigo will be available in retail stores nationwide June 16, 2009. “Vertigo is a high-rolling, adrenaline-fueled combination of futuristic racing, puzzle […]

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The Beatles Rock Band – Guitars & Press Release

The Beatles Rock Band – Guitars & Press Release

New York – May 5, 2009 – Harmonix Music Systems, the leading developer of music-based games, and MTV Games, a part of Viacom’s MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), along with distribution partner Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS), announced today that replica Rickenbacker 325 and Gretsch Duo Jet™ guitars will be made available as standalone music peripheral controllers for The Beatles: […]

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine – X-Play Review

Looks like we’ve finally got a movie game that doesn’t suck!  Check out X-Play’s review of X-Men Origins: Wolverine below. Video Game – Video Game Reviews – X-Play (Yes, the gameplay shown is mainly from the PS3/360 version.  For IGN’s review of the Wii version, click here.)

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Red Steel 2 – Premier Trailer

Red Steel 2 – Premier Trailer

For the official Press Release – click here. For some details – click here. For even more details – click here.

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Nintendo Channel Updates 5/4/09 (NA)

Nintendo Channel Updates 5/4/09 (NA)

Videos Wii: –Developer’s Voice – Punch-Out!! –EA SPORTS Active – Bob Greene’s Philosophy –Guitar Hero Metallica – Behind the Scenes 3 –The Conduit Storyline Video –EA SPORTS Grand Slam Tennis Info Video –Virtua Tennis 2009 – Court Games Video 1 –Cursed Mountain Video 2 –MySims Racing Info Video DS: –Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s World Championship 09 Video –Imagine Music Fest TV Spot […]

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Red Steel 2 – More Details

Red Steel 2 – More Details

Cannot cheat the game Can’t just sit down, waggle Wiimote with short/sharp motions When you quickly waggle the Wiimote, that will translate to a quick slice in-game Need to actually try to deal out big damage Sword also used for defense (thus better than a gun during combat) There will be instances where you will have to deal with multiple […]

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Nintendo Download 5/4/09 (NA)

Nintendo Download 5/4/09 (NA)

NINTENDO DOWNLOAD: DO THE MATH – ANIMAL APPS, TOPPLING TOWERS AND HUNGRY PENGUINS May 4, 2009 Fans of the popular Animal Crossing™ series can enjoy a pair of downloadable—and practical—debuts this week via the Nintendo DSiWare™ service. Whether you’re telling time or doing arithmetic, these handy applications will give your daily number-crunching a critter-friendly boost. A new WiiWare™ game also […]

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Donkey Kong Jungle Beat (New Play Control) – Launches Today

NEW CONTROLS HAVE DONKEY KONG MOVING TO A NEW BEAT Motion Controls Send Classic Character Jumping, Swinging, Soaring and Swimming REDMOND, Wash., May 4, 2009 – Legendary video game character Donkey Kong™ is on a quest to become king of the jungle, and he needs some help. Today’s launch of the New Play Control! Donkey Kong™ Jungle Beat™ video game […]

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Red Steel 2 – Details

Red Steel 2 – Details

some aspect of leveling up your character gun and sword combos “RS2 is tightly focused on intensely physical first person sword fighting, with gunplay a secondary option” hold Z to lock onto enemy hold down C and swing to block, vertical and horizontal blocks switch lock-on at any time screen prompts you if you’re being attacked from behind. Press A […]

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Wii no Ma – Japanese video walkthrough (w/ English notes)

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Red Steel 2 – Coming Holiday 2009

Red Steel 2 – Coming Holiday 2009

SAN FRANCISCO – April 29, 2009 – Today Ubisoft announced Red Steel 2, exclusively for the Wii(TM) system from Nintendo. Red Steel remains one of the most successful Wii titles and the only brand created specifically for the launch of the platform. Red Steel 2 is being developed by Ubisoft Paris and will be available for the 2009 holiday season. […]

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The Conduit – Even More Multiplayer Details

The Conduit – Even More Multiplayer Details

From Josh Olson, Producer at High Voltage Software: Proximity voice only applies for Free-for-All games. Team chat is used for Team Reaper and Team Objective game types. You can’t, however, talk to members on the opposing team in team games. You can only talk to Friends and Friends of Friends with WiiSpeak per Nintendo guidelines. While we would have liked […]

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Nintendo Channel Updates 4/27/09 (NA)

Nintendo Channel Updates 4/27/09 (NA)

Videos Wii: –New Play Control! Donkey Kong Jungle Beat –The Conduit – A.S.E. Video –Super Smash Bros. Brawl – Tutorial 8 –Punch-Out!! Trailer featuring Head-to-Head mode –EA SPORTS Active – Fitness at Home –Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Teaser –Cursed Mountain Info Video –Guitar Hero – Metallica & Coaches TV Spot –Hannah Montana The Movie – TV Spot –Little […]

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Pop+ Solo Footage

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Friend Connection (Japan) – More Details

Friend Connection (Japan) – More Details

Siliconera has some more details on the DS title “Friend Connection,” that will be hitting store shelves in Japan on June 18. Players start the game by creating a Mii who lives on an island with other Miis. The Miis interact with each other, make enemies, make friends, and fall in love. Miis representing family and friends can also be […]

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