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News: Konami and Hudson To Build The Tower of Shadow On Wii

Konami and Hudson To Build The Tower of Shadow On Wii

A new platformer from the House of Higgins

The title may not be nailed down quite yet, but we know this much: Hudson's new game, The Tower of Shadow (working title), is going to be published by Konami. It's a platformer where you climb some huge tower for mysterious reasons. Oh, and you're a shadow. Somehow. It's all in progress, really. Check out the press release below. Remember, this could all..

News: Majesco's Working On Two New Tetris Games

Majesco's Working On Two New Tetris Games

One for Wii, one for DS.

Because there's never enough Tetris to go around, Majesco and Tetris Online, Inc. today announced two new falling block puzzlers, one for Wii and one for DS. The involvement of Tetris Online seems to indicate that the titles will be downloadable, considering the company is behind WiiWare's Tetris Party and XBLA's Tetris Splash. It'd be curious to bring another one to..

News: Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 2 on PC Tomorrow, WiiWare "Soon After"

Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 2 on PC Tomorrow, WiiWare "Soon After"

The second part of Guybrush Threepwood's new adventure is right around the corner.

If you've bought and played the first chapter of Tales of Monkey Island and are itching to find out what happens after the cliffhanger you were shown at the end, your wait is almost over. The Siege of Spinner Cay, the second chapter in the series, will be released on...

News: Mario vs. Donkey Kong and Pilotwings Out in Europe This Friday

Mario vs. Donkey Kong and Pilotwings Out in Europe This Friday

DSiWare and Virtual Console both get a Nintendo game.

The hotly anticipated Flipnote Studio only just came out, but Nintendo seems to have decided to continue supporting their download services with their own games - They're releasing another two of them later this week. Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Minis March Again is the third game in the Mario vs...

News: Thorium Wars Coming to DSiWare

Thorium Wars Coming to DSiWare

Big John Games announces new DSiWare offering.

This one came out of nowhere, but judging from the little we know about the game, it could be a great addition to the DSiWare service. Thorium Wars lets you take control of five futuristic vehicles that you can use to take on the Thorions who are threatening mankind's very existence. You can check out the official press clipping below for a little more..

News: Corruption Saves Incompatible with Metroid Trilogy

Corruption Saves Incompatible with Metroid Trilogy

Sorry guys - your old Metroid Prime 3 save files won't work

Developer Retro Studios confirmed that save files from Metroid Prime 3: Corruption will remain incompatible with the forthcoming space bounty hunter epic Metroid Prime Trilogy. The studio had this to say: Due to the way the game data is allocated for production and the changes that we made in the source code, we were unfortunately unable..

News: Flipnote Studio Available This Friday

Flipnote Studio Available This Friday

If you live in Europe, of course.

The wait is finally over - Nintendo has announced that this Friday, the long-awaited free DSiWare application Flipnote Studio will finally be made available in Europe. Japan has already had this app since 2008: in fact, it was one of the very first DSiWare releases they got. Since then, they've even had a major update to the game adding new features and fixing some..

News: Extreme Hangman Coming to DSiWare

Extreme Hangman Coming to DSiWare

Gamelion announce their new DSiWare title.

Gamelion Studios have just announced their brand new DSiWare title Extreme Hangman. The game is currently going through the ESRB Ratings submission process and will soon be in lot-check at Nintendo for their approval. The game is already a best-seller on the Verizon service and is also available for iPhone for those of you out there who own one. You can..

News: Samurai Warriors 3 to Feature a Nazo no Murasamejou Mode

Samurai Warriors 3 to Feature a Nazo no Murasamejou Mode

Koei's latest Warriors game is Wii-exclusive and includes a Nintendo-related bonus mode.

If you're not familiar with Koei's popular franchise you shouldn't be too surprised - The only game released on a Nintendo platform, Samurai Warriors: Katana, was a spin-off which was not that well received. All is forgiven with Koei's latest announcement however - The newest game in the series, Samurai..

News: Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days Euro Release Date Announced

Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days Euro Release Date Announced

It's coming on the 9th October

British fans of Japanese RPGs that feature Disney characters rejoice - Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days will be released for DS in Europe on 9 October, Square Enix has just announced. In this game you control Roxas from Kingdom Hearts 2 as he tries to discover more about his days as a member of Organization XIII. Clearly...

News: NyxQuest: Kindred Spirits Available in North America Next Monday

NyxQuest: Kindred Spirits Available in North America Next Monday

Over the Top Games' awesome puzzle platformer finally crosses the ocean.

Over the Top Games has finally announced a North American release date for their debut game, NyxQuest: Kindred Spirits. The game was released in Europe back in June, but week after week, did not show up in any North American Wii Shop updates. Thankfully, you can now rest easy knowing that the game will be out next Monday, the..

News: Modern Warfare sequel heading for DS

Modern Warfare sequel heading for DS

Modern Warfare: Mobilised coming 10th November.

Activision announced Call of Duty: Modern Warfare: Mobilised, (yeah quite a mouthful) which is set for a November 10th release date. Developer n-Space will be producing the game, which if you didn't know made Call of Duty: World at War and Star Wars: The Force Unleashed for the humble DS. Mobilised will have a unique storyline designed to complement..

News: Grotesque Tactics: Evil Heroes Announced

Grotesque Tactics: Evil Heroes Announced

Silent Dreams announce their brand new WiiWare strategy RPG title.

Silent Dreams has just announced their brand new tactical strategy RPG title Grotesque Tactics: Evil Heroes that will be coming to the WiiWare service later on this year. You can check out the full press release below which gives loads of details on this new title and what you can expect from it. Fans of roleplaying and strategic..

News: Miles Edgeworth EU Release Date Announced

Miles Edgeworth EU Release Date Announced

You'll be able to play it February 19th

Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth will be released in Europe on 19th February, Capcom announced. Miles Edgeworth is the next game in the Ace Attorney series, which won't be focusing on Phoenix Wright, the main protagonist of the whole series. The story goes that Miles, upon witnessing his father's death and watching in horror as the suspected..

News: Animal Crossing CD Album Coming Soon

Animal Crossing CD Album Coming Soon

Available via the European Stars Catalogue in the autumn

Nintendo are releasing a special Animal Crossing CD for the European Stars Catalogue in the Autumn which will feature 39 tracks. As of June fans have been voting for their favorite songs in the series. As a result 23 tracks have been selected by the fans for the CD. All these tracks feature K.K Slider, the guitar-playing dog in the series..

News: Sega Releases Super Monkey Ball Step & Roll Trailer

Sega Releases Super Monkey Ball Step & Roll Trailer

Check out the announcement trailer in action!

Sega has just released the official announcement trailer for their upcoming Wii title Super Monkey Ball Step & Roll. The game is currently on tap for an early 2010 release and will center around the Wii Balance Board peripheral. Are you ready to roll? Super Monkey Ball: Step & Roll makes use of the Wii Balance Board in an all-new party game for..

News: Pop Creator Bringing New Apps to DSiWare

Pop Creator Bringing New Apps to DSiWare

Time to make your life more productive and enjoyable!

Nnooo, the creators of Pop and Pop Plus: Solo are in the process of creating a set of apps for the DSiWare service that will attempt to make your life more efficient and productive. Not to mention fun and enjoyable! myNotebook will mark the first release from the myLifeCollected series and is basically just a notebook that will let you jot down..

News: Konami Announces WiiWare Plans for Europe

Konami Announces WiiWare Plans for Europe

DRiiFT MANIA this month, Contra Rebirth in August.

Konami already released Gradius Rebirth in Europe yesterday, but that won't stop them from releasing another game this month! To top things off, next month they'll be releasing a completely new Contra game which Japan has already been enjoying for a while. DRiiFT MANIA, which will be released later this month, is an overhead racing game similar to..

News: Nintendo of Europe Announces Upcoming Hanabi Games

Nintendo of Europe Announces Upcoming Hanabi Games

6 more imports to be released this month.

Nintendo of Europe is going all out for the fourth Hanabi Festival - Including this week's 2 import games, there will be a total of 8 released this month. You might've already noticed this list on the Wii Shop earlier today, but NoE has now also posted it on their website. They have also supplied a large image (Which you can see here) through a press email..

News: Western Release Date For Infinite Space Confirmed

Western Release Date For Infinite Space Confirmed

Platinum Games-produced space RPG hitting the NA and Europe Spring 2010

Sega has confirmed that it will be releasing Platinum Games' DS-based sci-fi RPG title Infinite Space in North America and Europe in Spring 2010. The game is currently available only in Japan, where it topped the charts on this release. It features lavish anime cut scenes, a mixture of 2D and 3D visuals and a ridiculously..