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Rock Band 2 Wii confirmed full online functionality

Rock Band 2 Wii confirmed full online functionality

It seems we now have the story straight from the horses mouth, and the people rejoice.  Even though I’m probably going to get Guitar Hero instead, I’m still happy for this news! While unannounced, MTV Games has confirmed that the upcoming Nintendo Wii version of “Rock Band 2” will offer the same online functionality — i.e. song downloads and Internet […]

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Wii Shop Channel Update 9/29/08 (NA)

Wii Shop Channel Update 9/29/08 (NA)

Wii-KLY UPDATE: TWO WiiWARE GAMES AND ONE VIRTUAL CONSOLE GAME ADDED TO Wii SHOP CHANNEL Sept. 29, 2008 Auspicious debuts and the return of a classic franchise top the list of new additions to the Wii Shop Channelâ„¢ this week. Art Styleâ„¢: ORBIENT™ is the first in a new game series from Nintendo, combining deep game play with atmospheric flair and simple, […]

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20 Nintendo-Related Products from Around the World

20 Nintendo-Related Products from Around the World

GamesRadar has put together a list of products from around the world that are mostly Nintendo-themed.  Some items include a Pikachu circuit bender, portable SNES, and a Donkey Kong themed Jenga game.  Check them out by clicking here. [GamesRadar]

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Games That Could Mean Something Entirely Different

Games That Could Mean Something Entirely Different

Have you ever talked to someone who’s not familiar with gaming (or a specific game), and they got an entirely different picture in their head when you told them the name of the game?  Well, GamesRadar knows that happens, and they’ve gone the extra mile.  Check out their fake box art for several video games (3 Nintendo titles included) by […]

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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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