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Nintendo Download 9-7-2009 (NA)

Nintendo Download 9-7-2009 (NA)

Here’s another week with not too many surprises.  First, we get the final entry in the Super Star Wars series with “Super Return of the Jedi” for VC. For WiiWare, we get the rebirth of Contra, which we expected but is still missing an online co-op mode.  Also for WiiWare, we get a Wii Remote guided adventure through space in […]

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Nintendo Download 8-31-2009 (NA)

Nintendo Download 8-31-2009 (NA)

It seems like another “catch-up” day for the North American download service.  Today, we get the 2nd chapter in Monkey Island, which has already released on the PC.  We also get a rather interesting, yet poor attempt at a WiiWare party game with 3-2-1 Rattle Battle.  The original Phantasy Star heads to the Virtual Console, perhaps in anticipation of the […]

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Nintendo Download 8-24-2009 (NA)

Nintendo Download 8-24-2009 (NA)

While the release list is significantly smaller than past weeks, at least it is solid.  Releasing for Virtual Console is the next Super Star Wars game, and it is bound to bring back great memories. For WiiWare, we get an update for Mr. Driller, which is designed to challenge the novice and the veteran.  Finally, as no big suprise, Pop+ […]

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Nintendo Download 8/17/09 (NA)

Nintendo Download 8/17/09 (NA)

Today, we seem to merely be catching up with Europe, as all but one game has already been released there. We also realize that the Super NES Star Wars games will not be released in consecutive weeks, as the second installment is missing from todays Virtual Console list.  Instead, we get the return of the ninja, Shinobi. For WiiWare, we […]

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Nintendo Download – 8/10/09

Big Names and Brilliant Games Make for a Must-See Downloadable Lineup There’s one word to describe the latest downloadable game offerings from Nintendo: phenomenal. For starters, Wii™ owners can dive into a space adventure for the ages as the Super NES™ classicSuper Star Wars™ makes its Virtual Console™ debut. WiiWare™ devotees have two extraordinary new titles to choose from, including […]

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Nintendo Download 8/3/09 (NA)

Nintendo Download 8/3/09 (NA)

This week, we see the return of the Virtual Console releases with a huge fan favorite — Tecmo Bowl (Arcade).  We also get a robot-fighting game for WiiWare that you can take online.  Along with OVERTURN, we get our first (?) M-Mature rated game on WiiWare as Gameloft brings their strip poker game to the Wii.  Rounding out the new […]

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Nintendo Download 7/27/09 (NA)

Nintendo Download 7/27/09 (NA)

This week, we get a long awaited re-make of an episodic series about monkeys and pirates, from the same people who brought you “Sam & Max” and “Strong Bad.”  We also get a side-scrolling Three Musketeers game where you control Porthos in a chance to save the day.  Finally, for WiiWare, we get a collection of 6 card games that […]

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Nintendo Download 7/20/09 (NA)

Nintendo Download 7/20/09 (NA)

NINTENDO DOWNLOAD: ART, CARDS AND CRYSTALS HAVE GAMERS SEEING SPOTS July 20, 2009 Looking for a big name to bolster your downloading agenda this week? We’ve got two words for you: FINAL FANTASY®. The latest additions to the ever-growing WiiWare™ game library include the new FINAL FANTASY CRYSTAL CHRONICLES®: My Life as a Darklord™, plus a fast-paced poker title and […]

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Nintendo Download 7/6/09 (NA)

Nintendo Download 7/6/09 (NA)

NINTENDO DOWNLOAD: BIT.TRIP CORE BRINGS WIIWARE LIBRARY TO 100 GAMES AND COUNTING July 6, 2009 Another year of American independence isn’t the only thing we’re celebrating this week. With new releases, including the hotly anticipated game BIT.TRIP CORE, Nintendo crosses the 100-game mark in its ever-growing WiiWare™ game library, a milestone that ought to keep fans ooh-ing and ahh-ing long […]

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Nintendo Download 6/29/09 (NA)

Nintendo Download 6/29/09 (NA)

NINTENDO DOWNLOAD – IT’S NO REEL FANTASY: WATER, SUDOKU AND SILVER STARS CAN BOOST YOUR SKILLS June 29, 2009 This week’s new downloadable games include a trio of WiiWare™ titles – two built around water-themed challenges and one designed to keep your mental chops in top shape. For Virtual Console™, you’ll find a memorable SEGA character making his return in […]

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Nintendo Download 6/22/09 (NA)

Nintendo Download 6/22/09 (NA)

NINTENDO DOWNLOAD: CUT STRAIGHT TO THE FUN WITH PAPER, PLANETS, PUZZLES, MIND GAMES AND MINI GOLF June 22, 2009 Familiar activities get a funky boost with this week’s additions to the Wii™ Shop Channel and Nintendo DSi Shop™. A trio of fresh WiiWare™ titles will have players wrapping their minds around unique puzzles, entertaining brain drills and awesome mini-golf courses. […]

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Nintendo Download 6/15/09 (NA)

Nintendo Download 6/15/09 (NA)

NINTENDO DOWNLOAD: MARIO CALCULATES THE TIME NEEDED TO CATCH TOASTED RAINBOWS IN SPACE June 15, 2009 Nintendo’s downloadable content this week features the first-ever kitchen appliance with martial arts training. Throw in some rainbows and a game of catch, and you have a pretty interesting WiiWare™ lineup. But that’s not all: There are Mario-themed Nintendo DSiWare™ applications and a classic […]

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Nintendo Download 6/8/09 (NA)

Nintendo Download 6/8/09 (NA)

Nintendo Download: March, Fight and Fish Your Way to World Domination June 8, 2009 With this week’s additions to the Nintendo DSi Shop™ and Wii™ Shop Channel, fun truly comes in all shapes and sizes. A new Mario vs. Donkey Kong™ title on Nintendo DSiWare™ features miniature versions of the world’s most famous video game icon, while a pair of […]

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Nintendo Download 6/1/09 (NA)

Nintendo Download 6/1/09 (NA)

NINTENDO DOWNLOAD: DASH, SHUFFLE AND FLIP YOUR WAY TO FANTASY June 1, 2009 This week’s downloadable game releases include a spellbinding new installment in the FINAL FANTASY® series. This first true sequel to FINAL FANTASY IV is sure to get RPG fans’ blood pumping. Nintendo DSiWare™ users will find a challenging new puzzle game to help keep their minds spinning. […]

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Nintendo Download 5/25/09 (NA)

Nintendo Download 5/25/09 (NA)

NINTENDO DOWNLOAD: POP-POWERED ADVENTURES BUBBLE UP THROUGH THE CLAY May 25, 2009 With summer just around the corner, this Monday finds an especially hot mix of downloadable game offerings for the WiiWare™ and Nintendo DSiWare™ services, as well as for the Virtual Console™. Nintendo DSi™ users can become world-famous pop stars or use a new photo application to view their […]

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