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News: Fire Emblem Named & Dated

Fire Emblem Named & Dated

Nintendo have unvealed that the latest Fire Emblem title will be called Radiant Dawn and is scheduled for release on 5th November for the US.

Along with the name and release date Nintendo have released an updated fact sheet giving you all the info. Three years have passed since the great war that ended in the death of Mad King Ashnard. His country of Daein suffers under the rule of the war's..

News: Neo Geo Hits VC Japan

Neo Geo Hits VC Japan

Neo Geo fans in Japan will finally get the chance to start downloading some classics over the Virtual Console system.

It's been quite a wait, but after the universal excitement that Neo Geo would be coming to VC, Nintendo have announced that the following three games will be available this month in Japan. World Heroes Magician Lord Fatal Fury We'll have to wait alittle longer in the US and..

News: Table Tennis Release Date

Table Tennis Release Date

Rockstar have been back in the headlines recently, but something we kinda missed was the Table Tennis release date.

"Ever since we released Table Tennis, fans have been asking us to create a Wii version," said Sam Houser, Founder and Executive Producer of Rockstar Games. "By bringing Table Tennis to the Wii and utilizing the motion-sensitive Wii Remote™, a new audience can now experience a game..

News: Manhunt 2 Gets US Release

Manhunt 2 Gets US Release

Take Two have secured a "M" rating from the ESRB which allows them to release Manhunt 2 on both Wii and PS2 this coming Halloween.

The saga ends with, in my opinion, the correct outcome. The game will be released, but it has been "modified" to suit the bigwigs at ESRB. It could be a victory for freedom of speech or a victory for censorship.. you decide. Manhunt 2 is the debut title from the newly..

News: Nintendo & Metroid Corrupts The US

Nintendo & Metroid Corrupts The US

Nintendo fans lined up as early as 4a.m. at Nintendo World in New York to purchase Nintendo's new Metroid Prime 3: Corruption.

Game kiosks at Nintendo World in New York were outfitted to receive Nintendo fans who lined up to purchase Nintendo's New Metroid Prime 3: Corruption on Monday. The rich story requires players to use their heads as much as their hands. Complex puzzles, tough enemies and..

News: Super Mario Galaxy Final Boxart?

Super Mario Galaxy Final Boxart?

Nintendo have released another new Super Mario Galaxy packshot for the US market, is this the final one or will we see another?

Those who have been following Super Mario Galaxy as much as us will know Nintendo like to tease us with box art, we love box art and Super Mario Galaxy's is looking great. [dgp:cover=games/wii/super_mario_galaxy] Become Mario™ as he traverses a galaxy of gravities,..

News: Out Today - Metroid Prime 3: Corruption

Out Today - Metroid Prime 3: Corruption

Almost a year late, Metroid Prime 3 finally hits the shelves in the US and is ready for all to see, Reggie has Corrupted us all!

Originally a launch title for Wii, Metroid Prime 3 is the 3rd (duh) and deemed last in the Metroid Prime trilogy. "The trilogy ends ... with a bang! Six months have passed since the events on the planet Aether. The Galactic Federation's network computers, Aurora Units,..

News: Pro Evolution Soccer Coming To Wii

Pro Evolution Soccer Coming To Wii

Konami have today announced that the ever popular Pro Evolution Soccer will be coming to Wii consoles early 2008.

Scheduled for a Q1 launch, the Wii version of PES will offer the same level of realism that has established the series as the definitive football title, but has been undergone a radical rethink to make the most of the Wii’s motion-sensitive control system. The game will make full use..

News: Guitar Hero III Track Listing

Guitar Hero III Track Listing

For all you metalheads out there, the track listing for Wii bound Guitar Hero III has been announced by RedOctane.

Songs announced for Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock so far include: Slash’s Original Boss Battle RecordingWelcome to The Jungle (by Guns N’ Roses)One (by Metallica)Paint It Black (by The Rolling Stones)Cherub Rock (by Smashing Pumpkins)Sabotage (by Beastie Boys)The Metal (by..

News: Imagine™ If There Were Games For Girls

Imagine™ If There Were Games For Girls

Ubisoft "one of the world’s largest video game publishers" have just announced (over a month ago to be exact) a new series of games targeted at the female market specifically the girls from 6 to 14 years of age.

The first games in this Imagine™ range will launch in October for the Nintendo DS™ system. And those five are... Imagine™ Fashion Designer invites players to become hip Manhattan..

News: Fanart Is Awesome

Fanart Is Awesome

It used to be quite lame, but fanart these days is totally underrated... check out the piece of Samus and you'll see what I mean.

Remember watching those kids tv shows where all the kids sent in their pictures of their favourite cartoons? Whilst that might be long gone, there's a whole scene of up and coming artists that use video games as an outlet. We'd not usually post individual artwork, but..

News: Mario Kart Wii Details

Mario Kart Wii Details

NGamer rush into pole position with one of the first previews of the game with a handful of screengrabs to boot.

"When it came to the thing actually being revealed - in precisely 30 seconds of mouthwatering footage - we were cheering on the edge of our chairs just like you, gawping at the promising new tracks and classic old ones just like you... squeezing our eyelids shut and wishing that we..

News: Super Mario Galaxy Scans Appear

Super Mario Galaxy Scans Appear

Scans from legendary Japanese magazine Famitsu have made it online only to cause us all to drool even more.

Easily one of this years hottest titles Super Mario Galaxy has been tipped to finally be the true sequel to Super Mario 64, something we've now been waiting over 10 years for. This weeks scans show a bunch of new areas from the game, including an unlikely (yeah, c'mon) haunted house area. The..

News: Mario Galaxy Boxart Revealed

Mario Galaxy Boxart Revealed

Nintendo have now released a preliminary version of the boxart for Super Mario Galaxy set for release on Wii later this year.

Check it out here:[dgp:cover=games/wii/super_mario_galaxy] Pretty awesome huh? Now if only they can sort out the Metroid Prime 3 boxart before it gets released later this month ;)

News: Nintendo Franchise Defence

Nintendo Franchise Defence

Miyamoto still looks towards creating new ideas and characters, Nintendo doesn't solely run on Mario and Zelda.

Things seem to have changed alot at Nintendo over the past 5 years, but they still come under fire for recycling the same brands over and over. Personally I don't have a big issue with this, you might aswell have a different brand for each genre of game and stick to what works, just..

News: Play Wii Picross Today!

Play Wii Picross Today!

One of the first dedicated Wii flash game sites, Wiipicross.com offers you a quick way to play the popular puzzles on your Wii.

"Wiipicross.com offers a daily Puzzle of the Day, a how-to-play guide, 16 exclusive feature puzzles designed to build your puzzling skills from scratch, as well as custom made Link Puzzles and a constantly growing library of user created puzzles. Anyone with a web browser..

News: Mario Joins Beckham Promoting Soccer In The USA

Mario Joins Beckham Promoting Soccer In The USA

Not only golden balls is doing soccer proud in America, today sees the US launch of Mario Strikers Charged, the frantic arcade alternative to football.

"Mario Strikers Charged introduces nine sensational new stadiums, plus a host of new characters with their own special abilities and power moves. Players create their own teams by mixing and matching captains and sidekicks, then use the Wii..

News: Miyamoto Is Wired

Miyamoto Is Wired

Nintendo grand master was recently quizzed by the Wired news crew, talking Mario Galaxy, WiiFit and WiiWare and others.

A Miyamoto interview is always something to saver and study, its not often the genius spills his thoughts with the media, Wired recently got a dose of his current brain activity and quizzed him with the general post-E3 questions we were all wondering. Excerpt regarding Super Mario..

News: Project C.A.N.C.E.L.L.E.D.

Project C.A.N.C.E.L.L.E.D.

Nintendo admit that resources have been moved off the Project HAMMER title and onto other things.

According to Joystiq, Nintendo's Beth Llewellyn had the following to say after this years E3 get-together. What’s the status of Project H.A.M.M.E.R. or Disaster: Day of Crisis?Disaster is still in development. Project H.A.M.M.E.R. we’ve sort of shifted resources off that title. But Disaster is..

News: Mario & Sonic At The Olympics

Mario & Sonic At The Olympics

Sega released a teaser trailer at E3, just incase you missed it we've finally gotten around to uploading it, whoops.

"In Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games, players will compete in events that take place in environments based on the official venues of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Using a supporting cast of characters from the amazing worlds of both Mario and Sonic, gamers will be able to..