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News: Rising Star Games Bringing Fragile To Europe

Rising Star Games Bringing Fragile To Europe

The Old World gets JRPG action in 2010

Tri Crescendo's promising adventure title Fragile: Farewell Ruins of the Moon was recently confirmed for US release thanks to publisher XSeed and now European gamers can rest easy as Rising Star Games has announced it will be doing the same in that part of the world, too. The game is expected in 2010, with the US release happening at the end of this year.

News: Mecho Wars Confirmed for WiiWare and DSiWare

Mecho Wars Confirmed for WiiWare and DSiWare

Luc Bernard's latest project meets with Nintendo's approval

In case you didn't know, Luc Bernard's fantasy-themed turn-based strategy title Mecho Wars has just been released on the iPhone and has been getting some generally positive reviews. Bernard himself has previously stated - albeit under the influence of alcohol - that he'd like to bring the game to either WiiWare or DSiWare and now he's..

News: Hudson Releasing Water Warfare, SimEarth and Sudoku 50! For Beginners This Friday

Hudson Releasing Water Warfare, SimEarth and Sudoku 50! For Beginners This Friday

The first family-friendly FPS, a planet-maintaining game and more sudoku puzzles will be available on Friday.

Hudson has announced the release of three new downloadable games in Europe this Friday. Water Warfare was released in Japan only yesterday, so you'll have a chance to jump in before the Japanese players get too much practice and crush us all online! The game is exclusively based around the..

News: Tingle Gets a New DS Adventure, and a Surprise DSiWare Game

Tingle Gets a New DS Adventure, and a Surprise DSiWare Game

The Zelda series's unsung hero gets not one, but two new games!

The last two editions of weekly Japanese magazine Famitsu had mysterious teasers hinting at a sequel to 2006/2007's Freshly-Picked Tingle's Rosy Rupeeland for the DS. This week's edition has finally spilled the beans! Today just so happens to be the day of Japan's weekly Wii and DSi update - And from out of nowhere, Nintendo has..

News: Car Jack Streets Coming To DSiWare?

Car Jack Streets Coming To DSiWare?

iPhone GTA clone could be making the jump to Nintendo's handheld

Mobile phone developer Tag Games has posted an entry on its Twitter account which reveals that its Car Jack Streets title is coming to the Nintendo DSi. The Grand Theft Auto clone - which has previously appeared on mobile phones and the iPhone, to much critical and commercial acclaim - would be a pretty good fit for DSiWare, although..

News: HISTORY Great Empires: Rome Coming to DS

HISTORY Great Empires: Rome Coming to DS

Valcon Games announces their new strategy title for Nintendo's DS system.

Valcon Games has just announced their newest title HISTORY Great Empires: Rome for Nintendo's DS system. The game is a turn-based strategy title that will feature many realistic historical elements and game play options. Below is a copy of the official press release announcing the game, which gives some good insight into what..

News: Super Smash Bros. Available on VC This Friday

Super Smash Bros. Available on VC This Friday

If you want to relive the original Nintendo fighting game, you can do so in just 2 days.

The official website for Official Nintendo Magazine has revealed all plans for this Friday's European Wii and DSi updates. On the VC side of things, Europeans will finally be able to download Super Smash Bros., the game that started it all. Japan got it back in January, before even getting Majora's Mask - But..

News: Mario and Donkey Kong's Rivalry Returns Next Monday

Mario and Donkey Kong's Rivalry Returns Next Monday

The third Mario Vs. Donkey Kong game is set to hit DSiWare next week.

At Nintendo's E3 press conference there were quite a few surprises: New Super Mario Bros. Wii, Super Mario Galaxy 2, a new Metroid game by Team Ninja... but what's also quite surprising is that they announced a completely new game which is being released next week! Mario Vs. Donkey Kong: Minis March Again! seems like a..

News: New Console Colours to Hit Japan

New Console Colours to Hit Japan

Finally, the white Wii's monopoly is over!

When the Wii was first revealed all those years ago, Nintendo showed off a wide range of colours you'd be able to buy the machine in, ranging from fire red to vomit green. Sadly when it came to launch only the white console was available, but Nintendo Japan are finally ready to deliver on some of that early pigmentary promise by releasing their popular..

News: House Finds A Home On DS

House Finds A Home On DS

Hugh Laurie's genius doctor makes a house call to Nintendo's handheld

Legacy Interactive and Universal Pictures Digital Platforms Group have joined forces to bring DS owners the chance to play everybody's favourite cantankerous physician (that's the only way House can be described: it's the law) with their upcoming game House, M.D., announced today. The Legacy Interactive press release goes like..

E3 2009: Nintendo's Announcements

Nintendo's Announcements

New games announced for Wii include Wii Fit Plus, New Super Mario Bros, Metroid, and Super Mario Galaxy 2, for DS we'll be seeing the new Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story and WarioWare DIY.

Reggie and co took the stage earlier today to announce the latest games and gizmos that we'll be yearning over for the coming twelve months. Wii Fit Plus...

News: Confirmed: New Super Mario Bros. Wii

Confirmed: New Super Mario Bros. Wii

The rumours were true!

Nintendo's Cammie Dunaway has just confirmed that a new Mario game is coming to the Wii. At Nintendo's E3 conference - which is taking place as we type - she said this: The number four is the key to Mario's next surprise. For the last 15 years, Mr Miyamoto has been thinking about one new way to let you play a Mario game that's never been possible before. Today here's his..

News: Konami Confirms Zephyr: Rise Of The Elements For Wii

Konami Confirms Zephyr: Rise Of The Elements For Wii

Rip up the landscape as an element of destruction

Konami has confirmed that Zephyr: Rise of the Elements is coming to Nintendo's Wii console The game places you in the shoes (assuming they have shoes) of a tornado, with the ultimate objective being to cause as much carnage as possible to the surrounding location. The game takes place over 11 levels...

News: Tales Of Monkey Island coming to WiiWare

Tales Of Monkey Island coming to WiiWare

Telltale Games revives LucasArts's classic graphic adventure series for WiiWare and PC.

Californian development studio Telltale Games today announced plans to reignite LucasArt's seminal Monkey Island franchise with two projects - a high-definition remake of the classic Secret Of Monkey Island game for PC and Xbox Live Arcade and an all-new episodic series called Tales Of Monkey Island for PC and..

News: Atlus Expands The Trauma Center Series With Trauma Team

Atlus Expands The Trauma Center Series With Trauma Team

Remember, there's no 'I' in team

Atlus has announced the next entry in the massively popular medical gaming series Trauma Center. Entitled Trauma Team, the game will expand the remit of the franchise by enabling players to assume a whole range of medical roles, not just just performing high-risk operations. So if you've ever had a craving to be an orthopedic surgeon, here's your chance. More..

News: Introducing Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing

Introducing Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing

SEGA to try their hand at Mario Kart with Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing powering our way in early 2010 on Wii, DS, PS3 and Xbox 360.

In a frantic battle to the chequered flag, Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing sees Sonic and friends speed around tracks set in mediaeval castle ramparts, lush rainforests and bustling cities, all taken from the...

News: Teyon Announces Two DSiWare Puzzlers

Teyon Announces Two DSiWare Puzzlers

Polish development studio bringing new puzzlers to DSiWare.

Polish game development studio Teyon has just announced that their two brand new puzzle titles, Robot Rescue and Ball Fighter, are headed to the DSiWare service. Below is a snippet taken from the press release announcing the two games, along with the official promotional media for both...

News: Nintendo Confirms Metroid Prime Trilogy For Wii

Nintendo Confirms Metroid Prime Trilogy For Wii

All three Metroid Prime titles in one lovely package - with multiplayer!

As you may be aware, Nintendo is releasing Metroid Prime and Metroid Prime 2: Echoes as individual games for the Wii in Japan. However, rather than take this approach in the West, the company has confirmed that it intends to bundle all three titles together to create Metroid Prime Trilogy. Metroid™ Prime 3: Corruption set a..

News: New Lord of the Rings Game is, You Know, For Kids

New Lord of the Rings Game is, You Know, For Kids

Warner Bros. turns the cute factor up to eleven

As you may already be aware, EA's ownership of the LotR movie licence has recently expired and the rights have now reverted to Warner Bros. Given the nature of the subject matter one would naturally assume that Warner would play it safe and create an epic action adventure with lots of orc-slaying and plenty of gore; after all, this is a property based..