Articles written by: Steve

Mother 3 Fan-Translation Finished!

The Mother 3 fan-translation is one of the few games I will talk about that is receiving a fan-port. Nintendo knows its going on, and has mentioned the Starmen team numerous times in Nintendo Power. According to reader Monodi, the translation is finally complete. There is some more testing to be done, which should take a month or so, but […]

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MTV Games says Rock Band 2 will be “fully featured” on the Wii

MTV Games says Rock Band 2 will be “fully featured” on the Wii

MTV comments on the USA Today article: Before the Internet exploded with the anger of a million Wii owners, we went straight to the source. While MTV Games hasn’t revealed information on the Wii (or PlayStation 2) version of the title, they assure us that the comment is “untrue,” and that the Wii version of the title will “will definitely […]

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Wario Shakes YouTube

Wario Shakes YouTube

I know most of you have probably seen this already, but for those who haven’t, check out this YouTube video advertising the new game “Wario Land: Shake It.”  Just click here or click the screen shot below.

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Mario Kart Wii – Tournament #11 (Boss!)

Mario Kart Wii – Tournament #11 (Boss!)

The next Mario Kart Wii WiFi Tournament will be a Boss Battle! Avoid the Giant Pokey’s attacks and hurl Bob-Omb at him from the ? Blocks. This Tournament takes place in the Battle Arena Thwomp Desert. How fast can you destroy all the pieces of the Pokey Boss?   Tournament Begins: October 1st Tournament Ends: October 10th [WiiFolder]

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Tetris Party Trailer

We know it’s coming.  We’re just not sure when.  However, I’m pretty excited about it, as I am sure many of you share the same feeling.  Until we get more details, here’s a trailer I found for the game (Japanese). Game details (so far): – Release Date:  Fall 2008 - Publisher:  Hudson – Players: 6 – Controllers: Classic, Wii Remote (sideways), […]

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Mega Man 9 – DLC

Want to know what downloadable content is coming out for Mega Man 9?  It’s available on the Wii Shop Channel.  And for those of you who don’t want to fire up your Wii and look for yourself, here it is in video and written form.  The written list is after the jump.

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Mega Man 9 Bosses (SPOILER)

Mega Man 9 Bosses (SPOILER)

GameTrailers has created a video with all the Mega Man 9 bosses (and a method for defeating them).  The video is posted after the jump.  Only hit “more” if you are okay with seeing this “spoiler.”

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Wii Shop Channel Update 9/22/08 (NA)

Wii Shop Channel Update 9/22/08 (NA)

4 GAMES ADDED THIS WEEK! 2 old and 2 new… Check them out below! By the way, another week, and another company correct in their new that their game would show up on a specific date. I wonder what happened back on Update 8/4/08… Wii-KLY UPDATE: TWO WiiWARE GAMES AND TWO VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAMES ADDED TO Wii SHOP CHANNEL Sept. 22, 2008 What does […]

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New Wario and Kirby Games Ship Out 9/22/08

New Wario and Kirby Games Ship Out 9/22/08

FAN-FAVORITE NINTENDO CHARACTERS WARIO AND KIRBY GET SOME TIME TO SHINE Wii and Nintendo DS Fans Get Two Great New Games on the Same Day REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 22, 2008 – Today, two popular Nintendo characters launch their new video games on a rare dual-launch day. Conniving Warioâ„¢ appears in Wario Landâ„¢: Shake It! for the Wiiâ„¢ console, while “super tuff pink […]

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Cheap Games at K-Mart

Cheap Games at K-Mart

Hey, I just found these, so I thought I’d share them.  As I was walking around my local K-Mart this evening, I noticed several video games on sale.  After browsing through them, I noticed a couple Wii and DS games marked down to $10-15.  For instance, Galaxy Wars for Wii was $10, Zack & Wiki for Wii was $15, Bomberman […]

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Mega Man 9 – Proto Man DLC on the way

Mega Man 9 – Proto Man DLC on the way

Capcom has revealed to us today that Proto Man, Mega Man’s mysterious robo-brother, will indeed be playable in Mega Man 9 via paid DLC. The materials we received say it’ll arrive the week of October 6 for 200 Wii Points… For the rest of GamesRadar’s article (and more photos), click the link below. [GamesRadar]

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Mega Man 9 Wii Coming to North America on 9/22/2008

The wait is fianlly over: Mega Man 9 hits North America next week!  The game will be released for download on the September 22 for the Wii.  Playstation Network gets it September 25th, and XBLA will have it October 1!  These dates are for North America ONLY. You may now begin your local variation of the Dance of Joy. [Capcom […]

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The Conduit – Press Release confirms 16-player online & Wii Speak

The Conduit – Press Release confirms 16-player online & Wii Speak

The Conduit Format: Wii Launch Date: Q1 2009 ESRB: T (Teen) Violence, Some Blood Game Type: First Person Shooter/Action Players: Single and Multiplayer Developer: High Voltage Software, Inc. KEY INFORMATION In a fictional near future, Washington D.C. is shaken by several strange events resulting in heightened local and national tensions. John Adams, the enigmatic leader of a shadow organization known […]

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Wii Music officially dated – Oct. 20, 2008

Wii Music officially dated – Oct. 20, 2008

  So much for announcing it at the October conference… Wii Sportsâ„¢ introduced new players to the world of video games. Wii Fitâ„¢ got even more people interested in fun and fitness. Now Wii Musicâ„¢ builds on that inclusive legacy by letting people turn their living rooms into fun concert halls. It brings the experience of performing music to people […]

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Speed Racer Game (and Movie) – Mini Review

Speed Racer Game (and Movie) – Mini Review

I just bought the Speedracer movie tonight, which came with a Mach 5 Hotwheels.  I really enjoyed the movie when I saw it in the iMax, so naturally, I was thrilled when it came out on DVD.  By coincidence, I was also able to find the Speedracer video game (for Wii) at the local Movie Scene.  Overall, it was a […]

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