Nintendo fans, a new Nintendo Direct is upon us! The first Nintendo Direct in October from Iwata revealed new details on the 3DS system update, Mario Kart 7, and we got new footage and game announcements… followed by an English version done by Reggie. Then in December, Iwata did a second Nintendo Direct, this time revealing a ton of release dates, new details on Kid Icarus: Uprising, and some new game announcements (Kiki Trick for Wii among them)… however, nothing from Reggie. Now, we have confirmation that we will be getting our next Nintendo Direct on February 22nd, 2012… and just like the first one, both Iwata and Reggie will have a [...]
If you are in the LA area on February 10, you won’t want to miss this launch party!
Rhythm Heaven Fever Launch Event!
We’ve teamed up with the lovely folks at Nintendo and our pals at Giant Robot to produce a shindig for the launch of Rhythm Heaven Fever, coming out for the Wii in a few weeks!
This will perhaps be the craziest party we’ve produced, as the game isn’t shy about how bizarrely addictive it is. There are more than 50 mini-games, all of which are pure awesome (like snow seals rolling to a beat) and weirdly awesome (like a monkey high-fiving fellow chimps as he rotates around a clock). The game is all [...]
The game is played with the Wii Remote held vertically, with players required to either tap the A button, or squeeze the A and B buttons together. Like previous titles, the game features various levels with their own set of rules, requiring the player to play in time to the rhythm in order to clear them. These levels range from stabbing peas with a fork, to attacking evil spirits with a sword and playing badminton in midair. At the end of each level, players are ranked on their performance, with at least an ‘Okay’ rank required to clear the level and progress onto the next. Each set of levels culminates in a Remix stage, which combines all the gameplay elements of [...]