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Hochiminh’s Rant Day 4

This is kind of a continuation of yesterday, but this time I’ll take the time in talking about sequels to franchises and why there must be NEW ones. First, there seems to be a problem in sequels to popular franchises lately due to non-innovative ideas.  They either just don’t sell well or are just plain as butter.  They have the […]

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Hochiminh’s Rant Day 3

I am going to take a timeout to talk to everyone why gameplay will always beat out graphics in the long run. The latest specs on ign.com (http://revolution.ign.com/articles/699/699118p1.html)show that, unfortanately, the Nintendo Wii will be much weaker than the 360 and the PS3. But, really, can the graphics really get much better? Other systems think so. While they delve into […]

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Activisions power duo

Activisions power duo

Well, today Activision posted two videos-one for Tony Hawk: Downhill Jam and one for Call of Duty 3 (yes, it’s coming for the Wii!).  Unfortunately, there is no live in-game footage of Tony Hawk because Nintendo doesn’t want them to leak out the footage.   Here are the two links: Tony Hawk: Downhill Jam video: http://revolution.ign.com/articles/705/705453p1.html Call of Duty 3 […]

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E3 to be broadcast to Nintendo World

E3 to be broadcast to Nintendo World

Here is the scenario: You live in New York, you cannot afford the plane ticket to LA… but you aren’t upset, because you are going to see it live at the Nintendo World store! For information and an opportunity to RSVP for the event, check out Nintendo’s official World Store website.   What?! No one playing them?   Ohhh yeah. […]

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1UP to stream Nintendo Press Conference

That’s right, first Gamespot, and now 1UP is too! It is 100% free, and unlike Gamespot paying for higher quality is not an option. Unfortunately, they won’t be filming the floor show, but that is when you come here and refresh like mad for news! Source

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Wii’s Mystery Racer Narrowed Down to 4

Last week Nintendo’s Reggie Fills-Aime let it slip that at this years E3 Nintendo would be showing a racing game that would define how racers should be done on the Wii. Rumour has it that today over at IGN’s Insider boards a Nintendo VIP posted this short list of what this title might be: Excitebike, Waverace, F-Zero and Mario Kart. Mario […]

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One Piece: Unlimited Adventure

One Piece: Unlimited Adventure

    In the last issue of the Japanese Jump magazine, an installment of the One Piece story was confirmed for the Wii. Although no specific details are known at the time, Jump did provide what seem to be in-game screenshots. Source   Note from SirVenom: This was originally in the News section, but I thought it would be more […]

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Super Monkey Ball Wii Screens

Super Monkey Ball Wii Screens

Here are the first images from the upocoming Super Monkey Ball Wii game. As you can see, the Wii does indeed look pretty good for a non-HD console. The actual image quality, of course, is not the best since they are scans, but you can certainly get the gist of it. Source

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Wii controls for Twilight Princess?

Wii controls for Twilight Princess?

On some Nintendo fan forums, this picture pops up… it is believed by some that the information is straight from Nintendo… but it does lack some things. I would advise everyone to turn down this rumor as false, but who knows? Stranger things have happened. Read the original article here.

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DS Lite to be released June 11

DS Lite to be released June 11

OK, this is not Wii news…. but it is next-gen. And you know you want to hear it! This morning Nintendo announced that the DS Lite, the SP of the next-gen handheld, will be released June 11 for as low as $129.99. It was intended to be sold here this month, if it wasn’t for sellouts in Japan. See the […]

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Sega Announces “The Club” For Next-Gen Systems

Sega today announced a new game coming for next-gen systems.  There is no specific mention of Wii however there is a chance of it gracing Nintendo’s new console.  Set for a 2007 release it is described as a third-person action shooter. Seems reminiscant of the GTA series of games: “The Club is a loosely organized and highly illegal underground entity. […]

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Xbox Live Very Innovative

Xbox Live is overflowing with innovation now. Combining online console gaming with PC and maybe TV technology, Xbox 360 owners can play against players around the world and be slowed down by advertisments at the same time. Too cool to be true? Here is proof!

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Hochiminh’s Rant Day 2

Today, I would like to focus on the demographics that the Nintendo Wii systems are determined to focus on to all of the gamers. Here was my explanations of the three demographics: Link Now, by doing this, they will have what PS3 and XBox 360 can’t get to: the non-gamers. Examples of past games were Donkey Konga for the GCN, […]

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Free live streaming of the press conference

According to Gamespot, they will have free live streaming of the Nintendo press event scheduled for May 9th.  The only thing better would be if you were a payed subscriber to Gamespot, in which you can see it live in better quality.  http://www.gamespot.com/news/6149047.html

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