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News: USA WiiWare Update: Planet Pachinko and Jungle Speed

USA WiiWare Update: Planet Pachinko and Jungle Speed

Hold on to your seats, guys – because today’s exciting WiiWare releases have just been confirmed!

First up we have Planet Pachinko, which might sound like a simulation of the popular Japanese gambling machine but is in fact a zany shooter where you assume the role of a robot looking for its puppy. Aww. At 500 points this could be quite appealing, and the recent interview we did with Allied..

News: Planet Pachinko Out Next Monday On WiiWare

Planet Pachinko Out Next Monday On WiiWare

Readers with good memories will remember last month that we did an interview with Allied Kingdoms about their upcoming game Planet Pachinko. It’s great to see an indie company taking a chance on WiiWare with something original like this.

The good news is for anyone interested in this that it will be available for download next Monday (12th Jan) in North America, for only 500 Wii points. Check out..

News: Allied Kingdoms Interview - Planet Pachinko

Allied Kingdoms Interview - Planet Pachinko

The WiiWare service originally set out to be an outlet for indie developers to share their small budget gems with the world. So far we have seen too much of that as most games released are from established development studios with the occasional indie such as 2D Boy finding success.

Enter Darren Wilson from Allied Kingdoms, his company is a true start-up and he’s boldly bringing Planet Pachinko..

News: Get Ready to Brave the Dangers of Planet Pachinko

Get Ready to Brave the Dangers of Planet Pachinko

A while ago the ESRB rated a mysterious new WiiWare game called Planet Pachinko, indicating it would be released on WiiWare in the west. Pachinko is an unbelievably popular Japanese arcade game in which you throw coins or balls into a machine and hope they bounce off of pegs into certain slots or cups at the bottom.

Of course we assumed that this game would be just that - Pachinko on WiiWare. The..