Articles written by: Steve

WiiWare & VC Download Sizes 3/9/09 (NA)

WiiWare & VC Download Sizes 3/9/09 (NA)

WiiWare Gradius Rebirth – 174 blocks VC Alex Kidd: The Lost Stars – 21 blocks

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Cave Story coming to WiiWare by May

Cave Story coming to WiiWare by May

According to a recent blog post, Cave Story will be heading to WiiWare by the beginning of May.  Also, we get some info on DLC support and speech synthesizer for the game’s soundtrack. “Hello! I hope you missed us. Sorry for the break. There’s a reason we’ve been MIA for the last couple of weeks. No, we’re still not dead–we’re […]

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Wii Shop Channel Update 3/9/09 (NA)

Wii Shop Channel Update 3/9/09 (NA)

WII-KLY UPDATE: ONE WIIWARE GAME AND ONE VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAME ADDED TO WII SHOP CHANNEL March 9, 2009 Remember when Grandma used to mark your height on the wall every so often, just to see how fast you were growing? Well, if the Wii™ Shop Channel had its own growth chart, she’d be impressed at how the selection of great […]

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New Play Control Officially Launches with Pikmin and Mario Power Tennis

New Play Control Officially Launches with Pikmin and Mario Power Tennis

PIKMIN AND MARIO POWER TENNIS LEAD NINTENDO’S NEW PLAY CONTROL! LINEUP New Series Brings Nintendo GameCube Favorites to Wii with Enhanced Motion Controls REDMOND, Wash., March 9, 2009 – Unique motion-sensing controls have already helped to make Wii™ the nation’s top-selling video game console. With today’s launch of the New Play Control! series from Nintendo, Wii owners can use those […]

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Nintendo Points Card – $24.99 for 2000 Points?

Nintendo Points Card – $24.99 for 2000 Points?

Here’s our first look at the new “Nintendo Points Card.”  Nintendo Points, depending on what system they are redeemed on, will go into your Wii account or DSi account.  Unfortunately, as of now, these two accounts cannot be combined. Amazon currently has them available for pre-order at $24.99 for 2000 points.  This is the first we’ve heard about a possible […]

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Sonic & the Black Knight – IGN Review

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TMNT: Smash Up – Boxart

TMNT: Smash Up – Boxart

I’m getting more and more excited for this game.  Anyone else? Update:  It has been brought to my attention that there is currently no Wi-Fi logo on the box.  Of course, there have been boxes that add the logo later.  Let’s hope this is the case.

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Nintendo Channel Updates 3/2/09 (NA)

Nintendo Channel Updates 3/2/09 (NA)

New Videos New Play Control! Mario Power Tennis Info Video New Play Control! Pikmin Info Video Super Smash Bros. Brawl – Tutorial 3 Sonic and the Black Knight Gawain Video MySims Party Info Video Trivial Pursuit Info Video Family & Friends Party Info Video Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars Info Video House of the Dead – Developer Video 4 MadWorld […]

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Wii Shop Channel Update 3/2/09 (NA)

Wii Shop Channel Update 3/2/09 (NA)

WII-KLY UPDATE: ONE WIIWARE GAME AND ONE VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAME ADDED TO WII SHOP CHANNEL March 2, 2009 In like a lamb and out like a lion, or vice-versa? Whether March finds you digging out from a late-winter blizzard or reeling in the spring thaw, the fun is both mild and wild at the Wii™ Shop Channel. Even the littlest […]

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Nintendo Channel Updates 2/23/09 (NA)

Nintendo Channel Updates 2/23/09 (NA)

New Videos Nintendo DSi Info Video Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon Info Video Pokemon Platinum Info Video Super Smash Bros. Brawl – Tutorial 2 Sonic and the Black Knight Percival Video We Ski & Snowboard Info Video Puzzle Quest: Galactrix Info Video Commodore 64 Launches on Virtual Console Onslaught Info Video Tetris Party Tournament 3 Video Dead Space Extraction Teaser Video […]

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Wii Shop Channel Update 2/23/09 (NA)

Wii Shop Channel Update 2/23/09 (NA)

WII-KLY UPDATE: ONE WIIWARE GAME AND THREE VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAMES ADDED TO WII SHOP CHANNEL Feb. 23, 2009 Hang onto your hats – and your Wii Remote™ controllers – as we unveil a set of exciting firsts for the Wii™ Shop Channel this week. For starters, the new Onslaught™ marks the first-ever first-person shooter to be released via the WiiWare™ […]

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Spectrobes: Origins coming to Wii

Spectrobes: Origins coming to Wii

BURBANK, Calif. — (February 20, 2009) — The Spectrobes universe is coming to living rooms worldwide. Disney Interactive Studios today announced Spectrobes: Origins, the next adventure in the top-selling action adventure franchise, appearing exclusively on the Wii™ home video game console from Nintendo®. Spectrobes: Origins will be released in autumn 2009. Spectrobes: Origins brings the successful series to the Wii […]

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Iwata Asks – Nintendo DSi Interview

Iwata Asks – Nintendo DSi Interview

The North American Nintendo DSi website (www.nintendodsi.com) has been updated with the newest “Iwata Asks” interview. Yes. I’m Masato Kuwahara from the Development Engineering Department. It all began when toward the end of 2006 my boss assigned me to work on a new DS and told me to put together a proposal for presentation at the end of December outlining […]

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Deadly Creatures – GameTrailers Review

From my experience with the game, I believe this review is pretty spot-on.  What do you think?  Discuss this game in our forums.  Also, be sure to check out my first impressions of this game.

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The Conduit – X-Play Preview Interview

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