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Nintendo DSi Software Will Be Region-Locked

Nintendo DSi Software Will Be Region-Locked

Here is a bit of info for all you who are planning on importing a DSi.  It seems that the DSi will not be region locked for basic functions (i.e. DS cartridge games, camera, and internet browser).  However, things such as the DSWare services will be region locked. “DSi is region locked because DSi embeds net communication functionality within itself, […]

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Nintendo Channel Update 10/5/08 (NA)

Nintendo Channel Update 10/5/08 (NA)

New Videos: Wi Music: This Week’s Instruments 1 World of Goo Info Video Midnight Bowling Info Video MadStone Info Video Mario Super Sluggers: Mitch vs Andre NBA Live 09 ALL-PLAY Video 1 Skate It Video 2  DS Download Service: Mystery Case Files MillionHeir Crosswords DS – Crosswords Demo Crosswords DS – Wordsearch Demo (Distribution ends 10/12/08) Brain Age 2 Demo […]

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Wii Shop Channel Update 10/5/08 (NA)

Wii Shop Channel Update 10/5/08 (NA)

TODAY’S Wii SHOP CHANNEL UPDATE INCLUDES DOWNLOADABLE CONTENT IN ADDITION TO THE NORMAL WiiWARE AND VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAMES. Pop quiz: What do you get when you add together 10 pins, 18 holes, two stolen jewels and hundreds of tumbling blocks? Never mind arithmetic—the answer lies in this week’s excellent additions to the Wii Shop Channelâ„¢. Wiiâ„¢ lovers on the lookout for fresh […]

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Nintendo’s Cammie Dunaway talks with Wired.com

Nintendo’s Cammie Dunaway talks with Wired.com

Wired.com had a great interview with Cammie Dunaway about the DSi, Club Nintendo, and upcoming Wii games.  Check it out!  Here’s the part where she talks about Club Nintendo.  It sounds like we’re going to get a better deal than Europe has.  She asks for our ideas too, so start sending them her way! Wired.com: Tell me about Club Nintendo. […]

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Debut Trailers for New Wii Games

Check out these sweet videos (from GameTrailers) of upcoming games for the Wii:  Punch Out!, Mario & Luigi RPG 3, The Conduit, Sin & Punishment 2, and Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia.  

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Wii and DS North American Release Dates

Wii and DS North American Release Dates

Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia (DS) – October 21 Pokemon Ranger: Shadows of Alma (DS) – November 10 Animal Crossing: City Folk (Wii) – November 16 Wii Speak Channel – November 16 Personal Trainer: Cooking (DS) – November 24 Tecmo Bowl (DS) – November 2008 Age of Empires: Mythologies (DS) – November 2008 The Conduit (Wii) – Q1 2009 Dead Rising: […]

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Japan Conference Video & Details – UPDATE with English

Japan Conference Video & Details – UPDATE with English

Hey guys.  I bumped this to the top, because I found an English version (and an info page). UPDATE After looking at the Japanese site, I found an English version.  Click here to view it. Also, I found a page explaining the details of the Japan Conference on Nintendo’s site.  Click here to check it out. For Nintendo’s Japan Conference […]

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Club Nintendo Coming to America

Club Nintendo Coming to America

It’s been officially announced.  Finally, the service/club that many in North America have wanted for so long will soon be a reality.  Nintendo recently announced that we will have Club Nintendo (similar to Europe and Japan) by the end of 2008.

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Wii Speak Channel Coming November 16

Wii Speak Channel Coming November 16

According to a recent announcement from Nintendo, the Wii Speak Channel will come with the Wii Speak peripheral (and will be available November 16).  After using the included certificate to download the channel, you will be able to chat with up to 3 other Wii consoles at one time.  You may also send voice messages.

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Wii Punch Out! Screenshots

Wii Punch Out! Screenshots

Check IGN’s set of Punch Out! screenshots by clicking here.

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American Conference – Live Blogging Sites

American Conference – Live Blogging Sites

For up-to-date info straight from the conference floor, check out these live blogs: Wired – Click here GoNintendo – Click here IGN – Click here

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Lots of DSi Photos

Lots of DSi Photos

Check out Wii @ Everyday’s Blogspot entry for a TON of DSi photos (including some side-by-side comparison shots with the DS Lite). Click here.

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Nintendo Conference (Japan) – Summary

Nintendo Conference (Japan) – Summary

Here’s the conference you’ve been waiting for, and let me tell you it was well worth the wait!  Check out all the things announced below.  (In order to save room on our main site, I will post the news after the jump.) Also, feel free to view the conference yourself by clicking here.

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Nintendo Japan Conference – Summary Coming Soon!

Hey guys.  I’m working on putting a summary together right now.  Check back often.  I hope to have it done within the hour. *UPDATE* Here’s the link for a full summary of the conference in Japan. http://wiinintendo.net/2008/10/02/nintendo-conference-japan-summary/

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Everything Wired.com Knows about the Nintendo Conferences

Everything Wired.com Knows about the Nintendo Conferences

Wired has written up everything they know about the Nintendo Conferences Oct. 2-3.  Check out the article to stay up to date.  You’ve only got 1 hour left before they start in Japan. Tomorrow in Japan, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata will give a presentation to media and investors. Hours later, executives from Nintendo of America will hold an event for […]

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