Looks like we actually did get something from the Nintendo retailer briefing tonight in Japan. Here is the news:
– Blue and Pink Wii Remotes – December 3rd in Japan – PokePark Wii: Pikachu’s Great Adventure – December 5th in Japan – NHK Red/White Quiz Battle – December 17th in Japan (4800 yen)
The biggest news is PokePark Wii: Pikachu’s Great Adventure. I wonder if this is the Pokemon Wii game mentioned in an interview recently. In fact, I wonder if it’s a WiiWare game since the release date isn’t that far away. Oh, and the other bit of news was New Super Mario Bros. Wii coming December 3rd in Japan for [...]
EA has announced the next versions of the popular “Hasbro Family Game Night,” featuring a sequel for the Wii and a brand new title for the Nintendo DS. Check out the trailers below. Both games are set to release on October 27, 2009.
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Last Tuesday was the start of WiiNintendo’s new, interactive podcast known as Nintendo Fuse. Every Tuesday at 9 pm eastern time we will do the podcast, and today is Tuesday so it’s time for round two! The best part about Nintendo Fuse is that YOU can join in! But how? There are three ways…
1) Chat in the chatroom by going to the Nintendo Fuse TalkShoe page once the podcast begins at 9 pm est.
2) Call in with your phone by dialing (724) 444-7444 and when prompted for the Call ID, dial 59264#. You can then press 1 to join in as a guest, or you can create a free account on TalkShoe and enter your PIN number on the phone.
3) Call in [...]
Eurogamer has the scoop on the plot for Epic Mickey and it sounds awesome. Here’s their description of the plot…
Epic Mickey is a tale about the ‘forgotten’ Disney stars: the rides, the characters, the lesser-known cartoons. When nobody any longer cares, they are cast into a dark void; a forgotten world of broken machines and bitter personalities – a bit like Sid’s bedroom in Toy Story, but without the friendly furnishings.
This forgotten world is run by Oswald the Rabbit. He was Disney’s first creation, made long before Mickey Mouse, and his jealousy of the newcomer has fermented for years. Now, finally, Oswald is ready [...]