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News: Capcom confirms Dead Rising: Chop Till You Drop

Capcom confirms Dead Rising: Chop Till You Drop

Based on the accliamed Xbox version, the new Wii version will exploit the unique controls only the Wii can offer.

Capcom, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, today announced that Dead Rising: Chop Till You Drop is in development for the Wii™ home video game system. Based on the critically acclaimed Dead Rising™, which has sold in excess of one million units since its..

News: Sonic and the Black Knight is SEGA's new Wii exclusive

Sonic and the Black Knight is SEGA's new Wii exclusive

SEGA all set to release a follow-up to Sonic and the Secret Rings with Sonic and the Black Knight set for release in early 2009.

SEGA today announced Sonic™ and the Black Knight, an all-new Wii-exclusive adventure. Part of the storybook series of games that began with Sonic and the Secret Rings, this new title brings Sonic into the world of Arthurian legend and offers the worlds most infamous..

News: Capcom's Dead Rising to resurface on Wii

Capcom's Dead Rising to resurface on Wii

Another one of Capcom's zombie-filled death-toll games, Dead Rising, is set for re-release on Nintendo's Wii console, get.

And the string of old games Capcom is porting to the Wii continues. Dead Rising, the Xbox 360 zombie fest, is being repackaged for the Wii. This follows remakes Resident Evil 4 and Okami. Dead Rising Wii appears to be a direct port of the existing game, not something new (and,..

E3 2008: New Mario & Zelda Games in development for Wii

New Mario & Zelda Games in development for Wii

Nintendo President Iwata confirms that both a new Mario and a new Zelda game is currently in development and will arrive in Wii's life cycle.

Both games have been rumoured but it now seems official that we should see both new games within the next couple of years. Sadly Nintendo confirmed no other details about the games at this years E3, I guess we'll have to wait another year to find out more..

E3 2008: Nintendo Conference Live Text Commentary

Nintendo Conference Live Text Commentary

The biggest day in Nintendo's calendar year is finally upon us. Sit back, pour yourself a cool drink and allow us to indulge you with all the news from Nintendo's E3 conference as it breaks.

18:15PM: I'm in shock. Do Nintendo really think they can get away with a show like that? They announced nothing. Sure Wii Sports Resort will sell well. Sure Animal Crossing looked fun but when I look beyond..

E3 2008: What's Cooking? with Jamie Oliver

What's Cooking? with Jamie Oliver

Clearly the current fad in the games world is cooking games my old mucker, check out this propa pukka game, whack it in your DS and your cookin' like a cockney geezer!

What's Cooking? with Jamie Oliver walks players through virtual and real-life cooking situations, from shopping to chopping, dressing the dish to serving up meals. The portability of Nintendo DS means Jamie Oliver is with you every..

E3 2008: Fishing Master World Tour from Hudson

Fishing Master World Tour from Hudson

Hudson announce a follow up gaming in the Fishing Master series for Wii, one play and your hooked!

The new FISHING MASTER WORLD TOUR offers over 200 different types of fish to catch and enables players to catch fish in their native waters around the world in the first ever global fishing game on the Wii. Players now have over forty different locations to fish from in seven different regions. Fish..

E3 2008: Activision Line Up

Activision Line Up

Activision tell us that Call of Duty 5, Guitar Hero: World Tour, Quantum of Solace and Spider-Man: Web of Shadows will all make an appearance at this years E3.

Call of Duty®: World at War (Wii) – Building on the Call of Duty®4: Modern Warfare engine, Call of Duty: World at War thrusts players into the ruthless and gritty chaos of WWII combat like never before and challenges them to band..

E3 2008: Konami to start a Rock Revolution

Konami to start a Rock Revolution

Music games are all the rage, Konami think the started it all and enter a new challenger into the genre.

Konami is arguably the originator of the ‘rhythm action’ genre, with ground-breaking titles such as the ever-popular Dancing Stage series, plus classic music-themed titles as Karaoke Stage, Beatmania and Guitar Freaks. The publisher has now returned to the genre it pioneered with the most..

E3 2008: EA Introduce Sim Animals For Wii & DS

EA Introduce Sim Animals For Wii & DS

Only a few new games from EA this E3, yet another game from the "Sims" series is set for release early 2009.

Now, for the first time players can engage with the wild world of animals in their natural surroundings in an immersive and tactile way. In this game you are challenged to engage, touch, move and try to control a wide range of animals as you journey deeper and deeper into the forest. You..

E3 2008: Tecmo Games Wii/DS Bound

Tecmo Games Wii/DS Bound

Temco announce three titles for this years E3 show, SPRay for Wii, Tecmo Bowl: Kickoff and ROBOCALYPSE for DS.

SPRAY™ (Wii / Holiday 2008) Tecmo has signed an agreement with Eko Software for the exclusive North American publishing rights to SPRay, an action-adventure game developed for the Wii that features a unique gameplay mechanic involving the use of several liquids that are sprayed onto the..

E3 2008: Nintendo Announce MotionPlus Accessory

Nintendo Announce MotionPlus Accessory

Nintendo's new Wiimote addon is designed to capture a "true 1:1 response", but why Nintendo, Why?

Nintendo's upcoming Wii MotionPlus accessory for the revolutionary Wii Remote controller again redefines game control, by more quickly and accurately reflecting motions in a 3-D space. The Wii MotionPlus accessory attaches to the end of the Wii Remote and, combined with the accelerometer and the sensor..

News: Natsume To Show Off New Harvest Moon Games At E3 2008

Natsume To Show Off New Harvest Moon Games At E3 2008

Natsume have announced that they will be showcasing both new Harvest Moon titles (DS and Wii) at next week's E3 expo.

Harvest Moon: Island of Happiness (DS):In the largest portable Harvest Moon experience ever, Harvest Moon: Island of Happiness for the Nintendo DS tasks players with building their own paradise as they find themselves shipwrecked on a deserted island. Starting off with an abandoned..

News: Konami Set To Release Castlevania Fighting Game On Wii

Konami Set To Release Castlevania Fighting Game On Wii

Konami have today announced the development of Castlevania Judgment, a fighting game.

Castlevania Judgment, the first Castlevania title in the fighting game genre, is currently in development exclusively for Wii™. Developed by legendary Castlevania series producer Koji "Iga" Igarashi, Castlevania Judgment bridges the past with the present as it pits several generations of the Belmont..

News: Boogie, SuperStar!

Boogie, SuperStar!

Electronic Arts set to release another game in the Boogie franchise, this comes as wonderful news to our resident musical type, get2sammyb.

For any girl who has ever dreamed of being a star, the Casual Entertainment Label of Electronic Arts Inc. brings future stars one step closer today with the announcement of Boogie SuperStar. Combining the hottest music hits from around the world with the..

News: Mega Man 9: WiiWare Exclusive

Mega Man 9: WiiWare Exclusive

Capcom have stated that the newest installment of Mega Man 9 is to be exclusive to the Wii via WiiWare, well at least for the moment.

Mega Man 9 (no subtitle yet) is a back to roots platformer, going back to the good old days of the NES in a simplistic 2D style. Go get the first two games of the series on your VC now if you haven't already. The release date of the game is not yet known but we..

News: Ubisoft Invite You To A Sports Party

Ubisoft Invite You To A Sports Party

Super casual Ubisoft announce a first title "Sports Party" from their new "PLAY ZONE" label, out next month.

"Today Ubisoft announced that it will launch a new Wii exclusive party-games range under the label PLAY ZONE. The PLAY ZONE titles will provide immediate entertainment & recreation thanks to original and numerous mini-games to be shared by all family members and friends. “With..

News: Wii Gets Lightsaber Duels

Wii Gets Lightsaber Duels

LucasArts announce a new Star Wars Clone Wars simply titled, Star Wars The Clone Wars: Lightsaber Duels.

Star Wars: The Clone Wars is a state-of-the-art computer-animated motion picture and television series that bridges the gap between Episode II and Episode III feature films. Under the supervision of George Lucas, Star Wars: The Clone Wars brings a fresh new look to the timeless saga of one of..

News: Tenchu 4 Announced

Tenchu 4 Announced

FromSoftware and Aquire are set to release Tenchu 4, the latest game in the long running Ninja series on Nintendo's Wii console later this year.

There is little known, in English, about this latest game in the series which first emerged 10 years ago, but from the debut trailer in Japan it seems likely that the game is indeed a Wii exclusive, probably because of the Ninja-friendly controls offered..

News: Call Of Duty Back On Wii

Call Of Duty Back On Wii

After being missed in the last cycle, Call of Duty 4, the Wii will be included on the very latest iteration of the popular franchise, Call of Duty 5: World at War.

This news comes via a videogaming247 reader, who spotted the info in a recent edition of gamesTM magazine. "There will be co-op for the first time in a Call of Duty. Also there will be vehicles and squad-based elements to the..