NINTENDO DOWNLOAD: POKER, PLANES AND PLATFORM GAMES FUEL PLAYERS’ AMBITION
April 27, 2009
The table is set for card-flipping fun with this week’s release of Clubhouse Games™ Express: Card Classics on Nintendo DSiWare™, while the new Paper Airplane Chase™ packs portable challenges for fans of airborne action. WiiWare™ users will find Cocoto Platform Jumper, a wildly imaginative new platformer populated by mysterious creatures. Last but not least, Nobunaga’s Ambition, a classic strategy game from the Super NES™ system era, finds its way to the Virtual Console™.
As an added bonus to help celebrate the recent [...]
GREEN NINTENDO DS BUNDLE SPROUTS FOR SPRING
April 27, 2009
Ah, spring. The time when everyone’s fancy turns to…video games. To celebrate the season of growth and rejuvenation, Nintendo announces the blooming of a new Nintendo DS™ system color: Green. The cool new color comes bundled with a hip carrying case and a copy of the Personal Trainer™: Cooking video game, which serves as an interactive cooking coach.
The new bundle will be available on May 3, which just happens to be a week before Mother’s Day (hint, hint). Just like everyone else, moms are always looking for new and interesting meal ideas. Personal Trainer: Cooking includes more [...]
If you don’t know what Video Games Live is, you are seriously missing out. Here’s a description from their official website:
Video Games Live™ is an immersive concert event featuring music from the most popular video games of all time. Top orchestras & choirs perform along with exclusive video footage and music arrangements, synchronized lighting, solo performers, electronic percussionists, live action and unique interactive segments to create an explosive entertainment experience!
To put it simply… it is AMAZING. I had the pleasure of attending Video Games Live in Washington D.C. on Friday, June 19th, 2007. It’s something that you [...]
EA Announces Larry Fitzgerald and Troy Polamalu as Madden NFL 10 Cover Athletes
Two Athletes Grace the Cover for the First Time in Madden NFL Franchise History
REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) announced today that Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald and Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu will both be featured on the cover of Madden NFL 10, set to hit retail shelves on Friday, August 14. For the first time in the 21-year history of the Madden NFL franchise, two athletes will grace the cover of the award-winning football franchise. Leaders on their respective sides of the [...]
The Conduit is a futuristic first-person shooter game under development by High Voltage Software for the Wii console. The game has been scheduled for release in North America on June 23, 2009, and in the United Kingdom and Australia on June 26, 2009.
Let’s Tap consists of a number of minigames that requires the player to tap a flat surface with their hands to play. The game requires the player to set the Wii Remote face-side down on a flat, stable surface, with the accelerometer picking up their vibrations as they tap the surface to move an on screen character in a race, inflate a balloon, create ripples in a pool of water or paint swirls on a canvas.
In a video released by Sega the player is shown resting the Wii Remote on a empty box originally used to package the Wii console. Sega will release the game in a larger than normal box that players will be able to use as a tapping [...]