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News: Super Monkey Ball 3DS Title to Roll Out Next Year

Super Monkey Ball 3DS Title to Roll Out Next Year

Get ready to tilt some monkeys in the palm of your hand

Earlier today we brought you the 3DS software trailer and the only reason our eyeballs didn't implode with excitement from the barrage of treats on display was because we're weren't seeing it in 3D. At just under three minutes in duration, it showed clips from twenty 3DS titles and one of them features little monkeys running around inside..

News: Watch Out for Target Toss Pro: Lawn Darts Next Monday

Watch Out for Target Toss Pro: Lawn Darts Next Monday

From the makers of Target Toss Pro: Bags

The Wii has played host to countless sports games since the days of Wii Sports, with everything from cricket to compendiums, but WiiWare's about to receive one of the more unusual sporting outings in the form of Target Toss Pro: Lawn Darts. From Incredible Technologies, the team behind Target Toss Pro: Bags, Lawn Darts is a recreation of one of the world's..

News: Netflix Now Available in Canada

Netflix Now Available in Canada

Grab your Wii Remote and start streaming

Back in July, it was announced that Canada would be getting in on the Netflix service and logistically, that meant Canadian Wii owners could be treated to the same sort of console streaming that their neighbours South of the border have been enjoying since April. Netflix has today announced that its streaming service has launched outside of the United States..

News: DSiWare to Get Frenzic Thanks to Two Tribes

DSiWare to Get Frenzic Thanks to Two Tribes

Room for one more puzzle game

DSiWare is a pretty crowded place for puzzle games, so the announcement of one more is generally met with more than a little world-weariness. When the team behind the announcement is Two Tribes, the studio responsible for Rubik's Puzzle Galaxy: RUSH and Toki Tori, you might be a bit more inclined to show interest. The studio is publishing portable puzzler Frenzic on..

News: Spot the Differences Marking Its WiiWare Release Very Soon

Spot the Differences Marking Its WiiWare Release Very Soon

Sanuk's latest puzzle game will have you paying close attention

There are certain games that transcend language barriers and Sanuk Games tapped into one particular example when it launched Spot the Differences! on the Sony PSP and PS3, and then later on the Apple Apps Store. With the success it has enjoyed across the platforms, the developer has announced that the WiiWare service will soon be..

News: Disney Announces Epic Mickey Release Dates, Delivers New Trailer

Disney Announces Epic Mickey Release Dates, Delivers New Trailer

See the mouse become the epic hero he was always meant to be

Disney has just announced that their hotly anticipated Wii title Disney Epic Mickey will hit store shelves in the United Kingdom on November 26th and North America on November 30th. You can also watch their new trailer below. Warren Spector, general manager and creative director of Disney Interactive Studios’ Junction Point in Austin,..

News: Activision Announces Six More DJs to Feature in DJ Hero 2

Activision Announces Six More DJs to Feature in DJ Hero 2

...and the mixes that they'll be bringing to the turntable

It's not long before DJ Hero 2 drops and when it does, it's going to bring with it a staggering amount of remixes and mash-ups that players will scratch and beat-juggle to. A while ago, DJ Shadow let it slip that he would return in some form or another, and now Activision has confirmed that he will at the very least be providing two mixes..

News: Doc Clock and the Toasted Sandwich of Time Our New Favourite Game Title Ever

Doc Clock and the Toasted Sandwich of Time Our New Favourite Game Title Ever

Chronological WiiWare puzzle adventure on the way

This truly is a golden age of time-travelling WiiWare adventures. Not only is Back to the Future set to grace the service soon, Stickmen Studios has just announced its new title, the gloriously named Doc Clock and the Toasted Sandwich of Time A side-scrolling adventure puzzle game with a promising...

News: EA's Budding Line-Up of 3DS Titles Starts With My Garden

EA's Budding Line-Up of 3DS Titles Starts With My Garden

No need to water your 3DS, do that in-game

The upcoming 3DS clearly packs a punch in the visuals department in more ways than one, and instead of portraying more human forms of photo-realism, EA has decided to introduce itself to the party with a gardening simulation as its first release on the platform. My Garden (a working title), is exactly what it sounds like. Offering a variety of different..

News: European DSi XL Palette Gets Three More Splashes of Colour

European DSi XL Palette Gets Three More Splashes of Colour

Yellow, green and blue, to be more specific

With Japan already enjoying its array of bright additions, Australia set to launch its own similar colours and North America receiving its Midnight Blue model, Europeans might be justified in feeling a little left out with the current available DSi XL colours. Not for long, as Nintendo has announced that it is to launch the DSi XL in gr

News: Capcom Releases Ace Attorney Investigations 2 Screenshots

Capcom Releases Ace Attorney Investigations 2 Screenshots

These images are worth investigating

We recently reported a leak by Famitsu Magazine of the existence of Ace Attorney Investigtions 2, the sequel to the DS crime adventure Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth which itself is a spinoff of the Phoenix Wright series. Now Capcom has announced the game's existence and released these lovely

News: RZA Joins the DJ Hero 2 Clan as a Playable Character

RZA Joins the DJ Hero 2 Clan as a Playable Character

Head of the Wu-Tang to mix things up

With the full tracklisting of DJ Hero 2 now revealed, Activision has gone a step further and announced another playable character and the mash-ups that this producer will bring to the turntable. RZA of the Wu-Tang Clan is the latest in a lineup of contemporary artists to lend their likeness and production skills to FreeStyleGames's upcoming sequel. RZA will be..

News: Atari's Greatest Hits Hitting the DS in November

Atari's Greatest Hits Hitting the DS in November

Reborn company finally delivers classic 2600 titles to handhelds

We've long wondered if any of the companies that have held the rights to the Atari back catalogue over the past 20 years would ever see fit to put out a compilation of Atari-branded games from that most golden of console oldies, the Atari 2600. Well now the wondering can finally cease...

News: DJ Hero 2 Pumping Out of Your Speakers From 22nd October

DJ Hero 2 Pumping Out of Your Speakers From 22nd October

Activision launches its "Name That Mix" challenge with prizes to be won

One of the best qualities that the original DJ Hero possessed was undoubtedly the soundtrack; with its eclectic make-up of various genres moulded together to give something familiar yet all together fresh. When its upcoming sequel lands in UK shops on 22nd October, you can be sure to find mash-ups that will instantly send you..

News: Doctor Who to Land the TARDIS on Wii & DS

Doctor Who to Land the TARDIS on Wii & DS

Allons-y!

Like bowties and time travel? Then you should be excited to hear that the hit BBC programme Doctor Who is zooming to the DS and Wii with Doctor Who: Evacuation Earth for the former and Doctor Who: Return to Earth for the latter, both set for release in the coming months from Asylum Entertainment. The program stars The Doctor, a 907 year old Time Lord who, with his companion, winds up in..

News: Capcom Announces New CEO & President of European/US Offices

Capcom Announces New CEO & President of European/US Offices

Kazuhiko Abe gets ready for new big-boss status

Earlier today, Capcom announced the newly-appointed company CEO and President of CE Europe & Capcom U.S.A. to be Kazuhiko Abe, whose managerial responsibilities will extend to cover the overall business operations in North American and European offices. Overseeing activities on both sides of the Atlantic is hoped to promote efficiency in..

News: Ghost Recon Shows Different Strategy to Invade Wii

Ghost Recon Shows Different Strategy to Invade Wii

Tom Clancy's latest instalment built from the ground up

A couple of months ago at E3, it was made known that amongst the strong third-party support for the upcoming 3DS, numerous games were in the planning stages and two Tom Clancy titles were just a couple of examples. Today, Ubisoft has announced that Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon will also be released on the Wii, with a scheduled North American..

News: Start the European Wii Party on October 8th

Start the European Wii Party on October 8th

Get your dancing shoes on

Sneaking up on sales charts in Europe like a grass snake destined to make a fortune, Wii Party is set to conquer living rooms across the continent from October 8th. We had chance to play Wii Party at a recent Nintendo event and spoke about in a recent podcast, but the name doesn't leave too much to the imagination. Taking your Miis to the world of board games, Wii Party..