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Microtransactions Confirmed at Game Industry

Reggie commented it in Game Informer. Now, Games Industry had a Reggie talk about microtransactions. Comments from Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime reported by Games Industry confirm that Nintendo’s Wii will be ready to enter the exciting world of microtransactions. How publishers choose to utilize the technology is up to them, according to Fils-Aime.”If you’ve gotten to a particular […]

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Castlevania the Movie Details and Others

Castlevania the Movie Details and Others

We probably won’t see Castlevania the film till 2008 the earliest, but will it be a blockbuster or another Bloodrayne… Nobody really asked for a Castlevania movie, yet Paul W.S. Anderson, the same genius behind the Resident Evil adaptations, decided Konami’s whip-centric franchise was ready for the big screen. Bloody Disgusting attended a set visit for Anderson’s currently filming Resident […]

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Medal of Honor: Airborne Fanfare

Medal of Honor: Airborne Fanfare

These pics are not from the Wii version, but expect them to be quite similar. And it still hasn’t been announced yet for the Wii. When it comes to the Wii, every title is worth its weight in gold. With the system launching later this year, Nintendo fans are waiting restlessly for the emergence of their next generation console, and […]

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Top 10 Reasons To Hold On to Gamecube

Top 10 Reasons To Hold On to Gamecube

It’s a bit slow-going on the Cube page nowadays, what with the impending gaming revolution looming on the horizon, but every once in a while we still like to kick back and enjoy a good 23 hour session with our favorite current-gen system: The Cube. Despite what some naysayers claim, Cube has had a great run of awesome first party […]

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N-Query June 26th, 2006

When it comes to gaming news it’s pretty obvious we’ve hit summer time. For Nintendo fans especially, there really isn’t much we can tell you – even “Go play Resident Evil 4 again!” is getting a bit old – that will actually make the days go faster, or make Wii hit shelves sooner. We’ve got a few months of slow […]

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More GoNintendo June 26th

GoNintendo Contest. Need For Speed: Carbon Website. Phoenix Wright: Justice For All Spoiler. Opera DS Site. One Piece: UA Take on Fishing. Rumored Wii Release Date (early November).

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I-Filter

I-Filter

After hearing from my friend about how their is a lot of hackers at MySpace.com, I think the I-Filter would be nice. No viruses and adult-content for your children! Ladies and gentleman, I introduce to you the I-Filter. The I-Filter may very well end up being a big seller, considering how many DS owners there are in Japan. I-Filter is […]

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Need For Speed: Carbon Control Issue

Need For Speed: Carbon Control Issue

I really don’t mind if they use the buttons or the motion-sensor. What do you guys think? Responding to questions surrounding the fate of Need for Speed Carbon on the Nintendo Wii, EA representatives told TVG, “We are looking at ways we can utilize the Wii controller but nothing is confirmed at the moment.” So it seems the jury is […]

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Rumor…Star Wars on Wii

Rumor…Star Wars on Wii

We all thought of it the first time we ever saw the Wiimote. How cool would a Star Wars game be on the Wii? The Wiimote lends itself almost TOO perfectly to a Star Wars game, which could allow us to finally take a lightsaber to our hands. As time went on, LucasArts has been very quiet on the front. […]

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Assassin’s Creed Confusion

Assassin’s Creed Confusion

First, it was a PS3 exclusive. Now, I don’t know. No one really knows what consoles Assassin’s Creed is coming out on. Everyone originally believed the game to be an exclusive for the PS3. Then it seemed that Ubisoft had a version of the game on the 360 playable at E3. Now the plot thickens with a statement from Ubisoft […]

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Nintendo of France Saying “More Launch Titles”

Nintendo of France Saying “More Launch Titles”

Mathieu may have let an important snippet squeeze by… Nintendo of France’s Mathieu Minel spoke to ITRGames recently in an exclusive interview and he spoke about the following regarding the Wii (translated from French): “There will be many games launching with the Wii, in particular the Sports range with Tennis, Golf and Baseball. There will be also a new episode […]

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Panzer Tactics DS Info

Panzer Tactics DS Info

There’s at least 20 or so DS Wifi titles this year. It’s definitely astounding. It you are looking for a tactile strategy game, check Panzer Tactics DS out, scheduled for this fall. In a way, Panzer Tactics is very reminiscent of Fire Emblem, with its foundation firmly entrenched in turn based strategy and operating on a hexagonal grid. It also […]

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AI in Video Games Not Cutting It

AI in Video Games Not Cutting It

An entertaining article about the lacking AI in past and present games was available on Gamasutra. I really do agree with the genetic AI aspect. Pathfinding AIs tend to fall short in one of two ways: either they are so incredibly effective and efficient that they don’t convey intelligence as much as omniscience, or they are so incredibly inept that […]

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Best License by LIMA (Star Wars)

Best License by LIMA (Star Wars)

Star Wars has been named as the Overall Best License of the Year by the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA) at its awards ceremony in New York City, an accolade reflected in the property’s high profile in the video game industry. LIMA noted that its “best in show” award recognizes “the property that has had a significant and profound […]

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Ted Price Report

Ted Price Report

Ted Price of Insomniac Games wrote a very lengthy report concerning that the new Louisiana game bill should be done away with. According to a new report by the Game Politics website, a 21-page brief entered on Price’s behalf, and additionally notable because he is the Chairman of the Academic of Interactive Arts and Sciences, details his views regarding the […]

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