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News: Oh Beautiful Katamari

Oh Beautiful Katamari

IGN reports that Namco have dumped the PS3 version of Katamari Damacy sequel, Beautiful Katamari, in favour of a brand new Wii version.

"Namco Bandai revealed earlier this year that it was developing the next-generation Katamari Damacy sequel, Beautiful Katamari, for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Up until recently, the developer continued to work on both versions of the project. However, sources..

News: First WiiWare Title Revealed

First WiiWare Title Revealed

Austrian company Bplus announce the first official game for WiiWare, Nintendo's new original content download service.

"The Viennese company Bplus, which celebrates its fourth birthday today on 07-07-07, is proud to announce to be, as Nintendo official developer, among the first that offer original game titles for the new Wii download service. The start is made with the innovative puzzle shooter..

News: Midway Resurrect Cruis'n

Midway Resurrect Cruis'n

Midway have decided to resurrect their "Cruis'n" franchise and bring us a new Wii title.

"An all new version of the classic Midway arcade racer, Cruis’n is coming exclusively to the Wii. Choose your ride from an impressive lineup of licensed cars and experience a rush of adrenaline as you race opponents through twelve different street circuits using the Wii Remote™ to steer and perform..

News: Atlus Announce Two DS Rhythm Games

Atlus Announce Two DS Rhythm Games

Atlus have today announced both Ontamarama and Draglade coming to a Nintendo DS later this year.

Draglade (a rhythm fighting game)In Draglade, it’s not just about how hard you hit or fast you move, it's also how well you can groove. An innovative mix of music and fighting means you will have to use your rhythm as well as your reflexes if you want to overcome your foes and show everyone that..

News: Atlus Announce Trauma Center Sequel

Atlus Announce Trauma Center Sequel

Atlus have today announced a Wii sequel to "Trauma Center: Second Opinion" dubbed "Trauma Center: New Blood".

Keep your hands steady and your mind focused – this time around there’s a lot more on the line. Every cut of the scalpel, every pinch of the forceps, each and every second that ticks by is of the absolute greatest importance. If you think it's too much to handle alone, invite a friend..

News: Jenga Falls Onto Wii & DS

Jenga Falls Onto Wii & DS

Atari have today announced that the classic "JENGA!" game is being digitally transferred onto the Wii and DS set for release later this year.

"Atari today announced that it will publish Jenga, based on the world famous wooden block tower building game. Designed to make the most of the innovative control systems on Wii and DS, the game will offer unpredictable, quick-paced, tactical play that..

News: Sonic RPG For DS In 2008

Sonic RPG For DS In 2008

Sega announce their partnership with BioWare to bring a new RPG for the famous blue hedgehog.

"We’re thrilled to be working with SEGA on Sonic, one of the industry’s most enduring and compelling icons,” said Greg Zeschuk, president of BioWare. “As huge fans of Sonic ourselves, we’re committed to delivering a truly amazing story-driven experience within the Sonic universe, focusing on..

News: Contra 4 Coming To DS

Contra 4 Coming To DS

More 2D scrolling action from the kings at Konami, Contra 4 heading to Nintendo's DS console before the end of the year.

"Contra 4 takes place two years after the events of Contra III: The Alien Wars. After saving earth from invasion by Red Falcon, Bill Rizer and Lance Bean are confronted with a new extraterrestrial menace: the terrifying Black Viper. Joined by hard-boiled mercenaries Mad Dog and..

News: No Pro Evolution Soccer 2008 For Wii

No Pro Evolution Soccer 2008 For Wii

Konami have today announced details for the latest PES game, no mention of Wii though, only the DS for Nintendo this time.

"Marking the series’ first appearance on PLAYSTATION®3, and its second Xbox 360 outing, these and the PC-DVD ‘Next Generation’ versions of Pro Evolution Soccer 2008’s are further enhanced by stunning aesthetic elements. Player detail has been taken to incredible..

News: The Rabbids Return

The Rabbids Return

Just incase your missing those furry little Rabbids, Ubisoft announce a sequel, Rayman Raving Rabbids 2.

"Those mischievous bunnies are back in a hilarious sequel, a party comedy game that is guaranteed to be even crazier and funnier than the first with even more insane games to play. Rayman Raving Rabbids 2 will push the envelope of the Wii gameplay experience by continuing to make innovative use..

News: Sega's Ghost Squad

Sega's Ghost Squad

Virtua Cop developers to try their hands at a Wii Shoot-em-up in the form of Ghost Squad, coming early next year.

"Set in a world overrun with terrorism where the U.N. has been forced into creating the Global Humanitarian-Operation and Special Tactics Squad aka “Ghost Squad.” This team of elite soldiers comprise of the best of the best from both domestic and foreign military and special..

News: Capcom Reveals Project Z

Capcom Reveals Project Z

Capcom have formally named their upcoming pirate adventure "Zack & Wiki: Quest for Barbaros’ Treasure", formerly "Project Treasure Island Z".

“Innovation has been the cornerstone of Capcom’s successful history ,” said Jack Symon, director, brand marketing, Capcom Entertainment. “By introducing a whole new level of interactivity, this title reinforces our commitment to pushing the limits..

News: Wii Is The Stage Of History

Wii Is The Stage Of History

Japanese magazine Famitsu confirms Soul Calibur will see a Nintendo Wii release.

GoNintendo.com stated today: Last week we talked about Matt Casamassina’s comments concerning a “popular third party fighter heading to the Wii, but with a twist”. We all figured it would be Soul Calibur, and Famitsu now confirms our guesses. Soul Calibur Legends is heading to the Wii, and it will take the..

News: Atari Leave You Alone In The Dark

Atari Leave You Alone In The Dark

Atari seem to have "confirmed" that Alone In The Dark 5 will be making it onto DS consoles later this year.

After a bunch of rumours and hearsay, it now seems that thanks to Cubed3 we can confirm that a port of Alone In The Dark 5 is heading to the portable DS sometime this year. Previously the title was only due for Xbox360, PS3 and PC, but now the handheld? Personally I would of preferred to see..

News: Data Design Announce Six Wii Ports

Data Design Announce Six Wii Ports

Data Design Interactive gain publisher status for Wii, 12 games planned with the first 6 due out this year.

The English developer turned publish Data Design Interactive have today announced its schedule for releasing content on Wii's system, they seem extremely pleased with themselves gaining publisher status from Nintendo, the first six games detailed below to be released this year. "Billy the..

News: Sega Announce Sonic Rush Adventure

Sega Announce Sonic Rush Adventure

Sega have announced a DS sequel to the impressive Sonic Rush dubbed Sonic Rush Adventure.

"Sonic returns to the Nintendo DS in an all-new frantic adventure complete with dizzying dives, near vertical curves and brain twisting loops. Sonic Rush Adventure will retain the DS action that fans loved so much from Sonic Rush™, as well as providing a new high seas adventure where Sonic clashes with..

News: Jam Sessions On Your DS

Jam Sessions On Your DS

Ubisoft reveal a new creative music game for the DS.

“Jam Sessions is an amazing title with limitless potential to entertain and engage a wide audience of people who love music, guitar and singing,” said John Parks, EMEA Marketing Director. “Basically, it’s a guitar in your pocket but that’s just the beginning. It’s a chance for people who have never thought of themselves as..

News: Worms Back For Another War

Worms Back For Another War

THQ have announced a follow up of Team 17's Open Warfare title, ingeniously titled Worms: Open Warfare 2 due later this year.

"Worms: Open Warfare 2 builds upon the success of last year’s Worms: Open Warfare. In addition to the classic Deathmatch mode, the game also includes robust new single and multiplayer modes such as Rope Race, Fort, Puzzle and Campaign modes that challenge players to use..

News: Guitar Hero III Wii Bound

Guitar Hero III Wii Bound

The rhythm action thriller Guitar Hero is to hit the Wii this "Fall" according to the RedOctane website.

The game which has been rumoured for the Wii for a while now requires you to follow the onscreen actions with a plastic guitar. The game has developed quite a fan base of late and the fact it is on its way for the Wii further heightens the popularity of the console. Now I'm just awaiting the..

News: Resident Evil 4: Wii Edition Revealed

Resident Evil 4: Wii Edition Revealed

Capcom let it slip that we are to expect a new Wii Edition of the all popular Resident Evil 4.

An article has been spotted in the latest Famitsu games magazine in Japan, where the game is revealed to be an "ultimate edition" of the game, perfect for those that never played the GC classic. "Think Resi 4, but with new controls on Wii: and there might also be classic controller usage. It contains the..