(The above picture is totally a fake, by the way. Ã‚Â It was a design posted on the NeoGaf forums last year. Ã‚Â I think it looks pretty cool, but it is in no way directly from Nintendo.) This may seem obvious to you (as it does me), but Nintendo is already at work on their next handheld console. Ã‚Â While there have […]
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MARIO SUPER SLUGGERS HITS ONE OUT OF THE PARK New Wii Game Features 40+ Characters, Raucous Baseball Action REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 25, 2008 – Today Nintendo is calling on its star player to step into the batter’s box and hit one out of the park with the launch ofÃ‚Â Mario Super Sluggers. The new baseball game for the Wii console lets […]
You may have already noticed this, but the Super Smash Bros. Dojo posted “Target Smash” and “Home Run Contest” World Records on August 22, 2008. Ã‚Â There are too many to copy over here. Ã‚Â So, feel free to check them out by clicking here. Ã‚Â Did you make the list?
On this slow news day, I decided to write a little article of my own. Ã‚Â I hope you enjoy! Online gaming… Ã‚Â What a concept. Ã‚Â I remember when I first played a 2-player game. Ã‚Â I also remember when I played my first co-op game. Ã‚Â Then, there was the time when they started 4-5 player games. Ã‚Â However, I believe one of the […]
WII-KLY UPDATE: ONE WIIWARE GAME AND TWO VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAMES ADDED TO WII SHOP CHANNEL Aug. 18, 2008 – Fans of ’80s platforming action have something to shout about this week-namely, the Virtual Console? debut of a true cIassic:Ã‚Â Mega Man. Whether you’re experiencing this vintage robot adventure for the first time or reliving the fun of your NESÃ‚Â® heyday, you’ll […]
Capcom is properly merchandising Mega Man 9 withÃ‚Â two soundtracks, andÃ¢â‚¬Â¦Ã‚Â energy drinks? Having video game themed beverages isnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t a first for Capcom. TheyÃ‚Â did it for Sengoku Basara 2Ã‚Â and they are doing it again for Mega Man. This month in Japan you can buy a Rockman E-Tank Sports Drink for 137 yen ($1.25). The can even looks like an energy drink so […]
#1. Nintendo still has Miyamoto, and his work slate is now clear. #2. First-party WiiWareÃ‚Â isÃ‚Â happening, and that has massive potential. #3. Wario Land: Shake It! #4. Nintendo happily employs a 55-year old man who behaves like this. #5. Third-party developers areÃ‚Â seriouslyÃ‚Â getting their [crap] together. #6. It’s easy to forget how many good games are already out for the Wii. #7. […]
Crispy Gamer has posted an article with editor-in-chief of Nintendo Power magazine, Chris Slate. Ã‚Â Here’s what he had to say about the NSider Forums: CG:Ã‚Â How do you feel about the decision to shut down the vibrant NSider forums? Are there any plans to revampÃ‚Â Nintendo Power’s online presence?Ã‚Â Slate:Ã‚Â I wasn’t involved with that decision so I don’t have much of an […]
WII-KLY UPDATE: ONE WIIWARE GAME AND TWO VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAMES ADDED TO WII SHOP CHANNEL Aug. 11, 2008 If your idea of a superhero is someone with an invincible ego who can type e-mails while wearing boxing gloves, then the WiiÃ¢â€žÂ¢ Shop Channel has great news for you. The legendary Strong Bad (from the popularHomestar RunnerÃ‚Â Web series) makes his eagerly […]
Ã‚Â This time, it looks like you’ll be racing through some rings on Koopa Cape. UPDATE (8/15/08): Ã‚Â Click here for some video footage. [via WiiFolder]
Do you already do video game reviews? Ã‚Â Is it something you’d like to get into? Ã‚Â Do you enjoy laughing at people who do horrible reviews? Ã‚Â If you answered yes to ANY or ALL of these questions, you’ll defintely want to check out GamesRadar’s “How Not to Make a Video Game Review.” Their Tips: 1) Be enthusiastic (but remember to do […]
MAJESCO ENTERTAINMENTÃ¢â‚¬â„¢S CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED SHOOTER Ã¢â‚¬ËœBLAST WORKS: BUILD, TRADE, DESTROYÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ RECEIVES NEW LOW PRICEEDISON, N.J., August 4, 2008 – Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, today announced that Blast Works: Build, Trade, Destroy is now available at retailers for the unbeatable price of $19.99. Developed exclusively for WiiÃ¢â€žÂ¢ by Budcat Creations, […]
Unfortunately, it seems Capcom, Hudson, and SNK were mistaken in saying that Mega Man, YS Book I & II, andÃ‚Â SamuraiÃ‚Â Showdown II would be on the VC starting August 4. Ã‚Â Well, according to Nintendo, that is not the case. Ã‚Â Here’s the official press release regarding today’s Wii Shop Channel Updates. Click MORE to see the full list and some video footage.
Ã‚Â Check out Destuctoid’s coverage of what Iwata said in a recent interview with the Wall Street Journal: “Wii MusicÃ‚Â completes what Miyamoto wrote in his proposal when he came up with the idea for the Wii,” Iwata told theÃ‚Â Wall Street Journal.Ã‚Â “He was saying that he needs to think up more ideas now.” “Most of the ideas for accessories that we […]