We here at WiiNintendo hope you had a Merry Christmas. If you received any Nintendo Points Cards, you may have something to spend them on today. For WiiWare, two new games are available for download, and one more free demo has been added. Chick Chick BOOM and Around the World have been added along with a demo of Max & the Magic Marker. For Wii Virtual Console, Fighters History Dynamite and Magical Drop III (both previously on NEO GEO) are available. Finally, for DSiWare, you can now download G.G Series Z•ONE, DodoGo! Challenge, and Fantasy Slots: Adventure Slots and Games. Where will you spend your Nintendo Points? Be sure to check out the official press release below, where we [...]
A WiiNintendo game review by hattrick.
Game – Max & the Magic Marker Version – WiiWare (only version available) for 1,000 Points Obtained – Review Copy from TriplePoint
Introduction and Story The basic premise of this game is simple and straightforward – you are a boy who comes into contact with a magic marker. This marker has the ability to bring life to whatever you draw. There is a villain who does not want you to succeed. He takes your ink, throws items at you, and basically tries to ruin your day. You must, instead, overcome the enemy and reach the end of each level. In the process, you will use your magic marker [...]
Here is the first hour and 45 minutes of my time with the game. Thanks to Triple Point for allowing me to play and review this game. Expect my review within the next week.
Today, it is all about the fantasy games for Nintendo. On the Virtual Console, we get the SNES classic Final Fantasy 2 (which is actually Final Fantasy 4 in Japan and on DS). For WiiWare, we get the interactive puzzle-platformer Max & the Magic Marker and a top-down shooter called Dracula – Undead Awakening. The DSiWare lineup increases by four. A card game called Elemental Masters, a Spanish-learning game called 4 Travelers – Play Spanish, a handheld version of Dracula – Undead Awakening, and another Flips book entitled The Bubonic Builders all come to DSiWare today. Be sure to check out the official press release from Nintendo (below) where we have embedded [...]