Articles written by: Steve

Lego Indiana Jones DS – Quick Review

Lego Indiana Jones DS – Quick Review

Can you hear it?  The sound of the whip…that famous music…and…Marion yelling “Indi!!”  Oh, such great memories!  I loved the movies, so I had high hopes for this game.  I also had a great time playing through LEGO Star Wars on the PS2 and GameCube.  Was I satisfied or did my dreams crash on the rocks of hopelessness?  (Ok, maybe […]

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Sonic and the Black Knight – Gameplay Trailer

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Giratina Origin Forme figure to those who pre-order Pokemon Platinum

Giratina Origin Forme figure to those who pre-order Pokemon Platinum

We now have the official press release.  Read all about it below. NINTENDO OFFERS PLATINUM TO CONSUMERS – RESERVE YOUR PRECIOUS COPY NOW Limited Giratina Origin Forme Figure Available to Fans who Pre-Order Pokémon Platinum Version REDMOND, Wash., Feb. 11, 2009 – Pokémon® games have always required players to have a sense of timing and good strategy. So here’s one […]

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Wii Shop Channel Update 2/9/09 (NA)

Wii Shop Channel Update 2/9/09 (NA)

Today, we get a new game and an old game with both a new feature and a new name.  Check it out below! WII-KLY UPDATE: ONE WIIWARE GAME AND ONE VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAME ADDED TO WII SHOP CHANNEL Feb. 9, 2009 No matter what you’ve got planned for Valentine’s Day, the latest additions to the Wii™ Shop Channel have what […]

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The Conduit – Release date set, no local multiplayer, sequel talk

The Conduit – Release date set, no local multiplayer, sequel talk

The link for this info was already posted below in the “Around the Net-endo,” but I thought this was big enough to also have its own post.  Check out the following quote from High Voltage. In addition to the confirmation of no split-screen multiplayer, the game’s release date is set, and High Voltage’s Animales de la Muerte is still in […]

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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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