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Wii Shop Channel Update 2/2/09 (NA)

Wii Shop Channel Update 2/2/09 (NA)

WII-KLY UPDATE: TWO WIIWARE GAMES AND ONE VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAME ADDED TO WII SHOP CHANNEL Feb. 2, 2009 If you’ve got a taste for the eclectic, check out this lively lineup of additions to the Wii™ Shop Channel. One new WiiWare™ title combines brisk winter sports with pulverizing power-ups, while another blends intuitive puzzle dynamics with various multiplayer options. Meanwhile, […]

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DJ Hero confirmed by Activision

DJ Hero confirmed by Activision

(The above photo is not an actual screenshot.) Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick has confirmed that DJ Hero, a dance-music themed take on the Guitar Hero formula, is in development and will be out later this year. The game will come bundled with a record-deck peripheral and will more likely than not be released on a wide range of formats. […]

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Iwata Promises a Great E3 in 2009

Iwata Promises a Great E3 in 2009

What we are looking at are the cumulative Wii and DS sales through the end of 2008. Wii has been selling at industry’s record pace so far, and with new customers acquired by the gaming population expansion efforts, it is not impossible for Wii’s total sales to exceed the final install base of PS2. Wii still has much more room […]

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TMNT Smash Up – More Screens

TMNT Smash Up – More Screens
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TMNT: Smash Up – Screens & Press Release

TMNT: Smash Up – Screens & Press Release

[via] SAN FRANCISCO – January 26, 2009 – Today Ubisoft announced that it will launch an all-new, original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles® (TMNT®) video game – the first that is not tied to a TMNT® movie, television show or comic book – which will be a four-player action fighting title. The game is being developed by Game Arts, noted for […]

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Wii Shop Channel Update 1/26/09 (NA)

Wii Shop Channel Update 1/26/09 (NA)

WII-KLY UPDATE: ONE WIIWARE GAME AND ONE VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAME ADDED TO WII SHOP CHANNEL Jan. 26, 2009 You’ll find plenty of monsters in your midst this week, courtesy of the Wii™ Shop Channel. A brand new WiiWare™ game invites you to battle an army of deceptively cute creatures, while a classic Virtual Console™ release pits players against ferocious foes […]

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TMNT: Smash Up – Info from NGamer (Rumor?)

TMNT: Smash Up – Info from NGamer (Rumor?)

These details apparently come from NGamer magazine.  Until we have more confirmation, we will keep this in the “rumor” list. – official title is TMNT: Smash Up – dark, gritty graphics – some real-world inspired locations: Manhattan skyline, unspecified jungle arena, motel roof – defeat opponents by depleting health meter or via stage knock-out, much like the Smash Bros. series […]

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Fragile – Intro

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Donkey Kong Jungle Juice

Donkey Kong Jungle Juice

(Click on photos to enlarge.) I got this as a Christmas gift from one of my best friends.  I thought it was hilarious.  I kept it for a while, thinking about saving it, but I finally broke down and drank it.  The taste was actually pretty good.  My wife and I described it as “liquid lick-a-maid.”  Have you seen any […]

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Circuit City Deal – Wii Wireless Sensor

Circuit City Deal – Wii Wireless Sensor

I found this wireless sensor bar at my local Circuit City for $9.99.  After the 30% liquidation discount, it was only $6.99!  Amazing deal if you’re looking for one of these.  It includes a USB cable for charging and has a sleep setting so you don’t waste your battery when you forget to shut it off.  I’ve never really heard […]

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Wii Shop Channel Update 1/19/09 (NA)

Wii Shop Channel Update 1/19/09 (NA)

WII-KLY UPDATE: TWO WIIWARE GAMES AND ONE VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAME ADDED TO WII SHOP CHANNEL Jan. 19, 2009 Wii™ owners know all about the power of motion, and this week’s additions to the Wii Shop Channel deliver some cool new reasons to keep on moving. Race, jump and skid in a high-powered hot rod. Slide, shoot and score in a […]

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Off Topic: I’m Married!

Off Topic: I’m Married!

Hey everyone.  Hattrick here.  Some of you  may have wondered why I haven’t been posting much lately.  I apologize for the last couple weeks.  The truth is that I was in the middle of the large ice storm that hit New England the week before Christmas.  I was without power for 4 1/2 days.  Then I traveled back to the […]

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Wii Pajamas

Wii Pajamas

I got a pair of these for Christmas.  It was probably the most I’ve been excited about pajamas since I was a little kid 20+ years ago.  Not only are they pretty sweet, they are also very comfortable!

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Wii Shop Channel Update 12/29/08 (NA)

Wii Shop Channel Update 12/29/08 (NA)

Wii-KLY UPDATE: TWO WiiWARE GAMES AND ONE VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAME ADDED TO Wii SHOP CHANNEL Dec. 29, 2008 – Champagne? Check. Confetti? Got it. But you’re not fully prepared for New Year’s revelry unless your Nintendo game library is stocked with games to please everyone under the sun. As always, the Wii™ Shop Channel is open 24 hours a day […]

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DSiWare – Moving Memo Pad

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