The game has two different control methods, one that involves the Wii Remote and another that uses the Classic Controller (for players who prefer more precision).
Graphically the game is similar to Odin Sphere, retaining the same hand-drawn 2D art style, though inspiration will be drawn from Japanese mythology and culture rather than Norse mythology.
The game will have over 30 different stages.
Two playable characters have been specified: Kisuke, a young amnesiac ninja, and Momohime a young princess of Narukami Han, Mino Province. Momohime starts off in the eastern Kyo and goes to the western Edo, while Kisuke goes the opposite [...]
Capcom has updated their million sellers list, with strong performance from the Wii edition of Resident Evil 4.
Total sales on the Wii are at 1,600,000 (as of the end of June 2009), slipping past numbers for the GameCube original. For reference, the PS2 edition has so far sold around 2.1 million copies.
I called it! Yesterday, the DSi Browser was updated in Europe and Japan (and Ugoku Memo was updated in Japan). I predicted that this update was going to release alongside the DSi firmware update that Nintendo promised at E3, which would add the ability to post photos directly to Facebook. Well, as I predicted, firmware version 1.4 was released today for Europe, Japan, and Australia so far.
The new firmware adds Facebook Connect and makes the DSi Camera faster. It also happens to block all current flashcards that work on the DSi. It is possible that the flashcards can be updated to work on version 1.4, but for now this proves that Nintendo is taking action against [...]
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MegaStryke, created this awesomely huge Mega Man Chart
I wanted to hunt down every last piece of software or electronic equipment that ran some semblance of a Mega Man game. Every port, every arcade machine, every cell phone app, every game-playing calculator. If there was a toaster that ran a Mega Man-skinned clone of Breakout (there isn’t, I checked) then you can bet it will be in my chart.
The only things not in the chart are budget re-releases and special editions. Other than that, everything I’ve found, regardless of how shady it may appear and to the best of my knowledge, is an official Capcom or [...]
Japanese Celebrity Anna Ishibashi shares the excitement as the countdown to Monster Hunter 3’s release is down to 3 days.
Monster Hunter 3 (tri-) is the third console installment in the popular Monster Hunter franchise scheduled for release for the Wii. The title was initially scheduled for release on the PlayStation 3 but was announced to have been moved to the Wii during Nintendo’s Fall 2007 Conference “due to high development cost of titles for PS3?.
Monster Hunter 3 will be released in Japan on August 1, 2009.
It has also been recently announced that a special package for Monster Hunter 3 will be available for retail in Japan. This package [...]
Guitar Hero 5 set list:
* 3 Doors Down – “Kryptonite” * Arctic Monkeys – “Brianstorm” * Blink-182 – “The Rock Show” * Dire Straits – “Sultans Of Swing” * Jimmy Eat World – “Bleed American” * Johnny Cash – “Ring Of Fire” * Megadeth – “Sweating Bullets” * Mötley Crüe – “Looks That Kill” * Muse – “Plug In Baby” * Nirvana – “Smells Like Teen Spirit” * Queen & David Bowie – “Under Pressure” * Stevie [...]
Alongside the DSi Browser update, the Japanese version of Flipnote Studio (known as Ugoku Memo) has been updated. Ugoku Memo is now version 2.1 and the update made it easier to add friends and improved the efficiency of traffic to the server.
And still, no word on when Flipnote Studio is releasing in the US. Its release date is this Summer and it’s official website has slowly added more English to it, so the release should be near. There have also been rumors of a release this Monday, but nothing confirmed just yet.