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E3 2007: Metroid Prime 3: Corruption

Metroid Prime 3: Corruption

Metroid Prime 3 will ship in August for USA and October for Europe, however there won't be any online multiplayer options.

Truly feel what it is to be the bounty hunter behind the visor. Players become Samus with the Wii controls. By moving around with the Nunchuk™ and aiming Samus’ gun with the Wii Remote™, players do more than look through the eyes of Samus – they experience a quantum..

E3 2007: Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles

Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles

Capcom release a bunch of new information, screenshots and videos for the E3 show.

"Resident Evil®: The Umbrella Chronicles for the Wii™ video game system from Nintendo will include a two-player co-op mode, for even more intense light-gun style shooting action. Resident Evil® is the highest selling Capcom series with more than 30 million games sold worldwide. "Resident Evil has become one of..

E3 2007: European Wii Release Dates

European Wii Release Dates

Metroid to be released in October, Mario Galaxy by the end of the year and Smash Bros Brawl in 2008.

With the usual flood of information at E3, we've learnt that Metroid Prime 3, Super Smash Bros. Brawl and Mario Galaxy will all see a release in the US before Christmas, sadly this isn't the case for European gamers, here's the latest release list from Nintendo Europe. Big Brain Academy for Wii..

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...

E3 2007: EA Line Up

EA Line Up

Electronic Arts have detailed their upcoming titles that will be on display at E3 this year, including some Nintendo goodies.

"In the next six months, EA will launch the most exciting line up of games in our 25 year history," said EA Games Label President Frank Gibeau. "We’re publishing brand new games like Boogie, Skate and Army of Two, introducing Rock Band and The Simpsons and delivering..

News: Wii Guitar Hero's... Guitar!

Wii Guitar Hero's... Guitar!

A few days ago Activision and RedOctane have finally unveiled the Wii's Guitar Hero 3 controller, its white and shiny.

"Activision, Inc. today announced its exclusive partnership with Gibson Guitar Corp., the world's leading musical instrument manufacturer and leader in music technology. As part of the agreement, Activision will feature Gibson's premium brands and shapes in Guitar Hero III:..

News: Wii Light Saber Game In Development

Wii Light Saber Game In Development

LucasArts have confirmed that we'll be seeing the much dreamt about Light Saber action on a Wii console later this year.

Jim Ward of LucasArts was quizzed about the idea at last weeks Hollywood & Games Summit panel in Los Angeles. "In response to a question from session moderator N'Gai Croal of Newsweek asking: "What would it take to make a lightsaber game for the Wii?", Ward, who is President..

News: Soul Calibur Legends Details

Soul Calibur Legends Details

Namco release information about the control system on Soul Calibur Legends along with a new trailer of the game.

According to GameWad the game will feature "motion capture" from the Wiimote which is then represented on screen. "By swinging the Wii Remote as players please, in-game characters will perform the exact sword actions that players are...

News: Metroid Prime 3 - Not Online?

Metroid Prime 3 - Not Online?

Retro Studios have been quoted as saying there will be no online play in the forth coming Metroid Prime 3: Corruption. Doh.

Interviewed by GamePro, Retro Studios CEO Michael Kelbaugh told the website that his studio's upcoming title Metroid Prime 3: Corruption will not feature online multiplayer. "It's something we talked about early on, but we only have so many resources. We opted to devote those..

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..

E3 2007: Sega Line Up

Sega Line Up

Sega will be showcasing 13 games at this years E3, with 7 of them making their way onto Nintendo platforms.

"SEGA’s mission is to publish fun and entertaining games for people wherever and whenever they want to play," said Simon Jeffery, President and COO, SEGA of America. “For some titles like The Golden Compass we’ll provide a compelling and similar game experience across all the major..

News: Nintendo Dominate EDGE's Top 100 Games

Nintendo Dominate EDGE's Top 100 Games

EDGE magazine crowns Nintendo 64 classic "The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time" the ultimate game.

"Ocarina of Time is nearly ten years old, but its position at the top slot in Edge's 100 Best Videogames shows that great game design does not age. In visual terms, it obviously cannot compete with today's Xbox 360 and PS3 productions, but, as with many classics, its appeal is about so much more than..

News: Metroid Prime 3: Corruption Boxart Revealed

Metroid Prime 3: Corruption Boxart Revealed

Nintendo have finally gotten round to designing some cover artwork for the upcoming Metroid Prime 3: Corruption.

It's hard to avoid Nintendo's once launch title FPS game, with its release date finally confirmed for August, Nintendo have released the following: [dgp:cover=games/wii/metroid_prime_3_corruption] I'm not overly impressed myself, but still not bad eh?

News: New Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles Trailer

New Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles Trailer

Capcom have released a new trailer for the upcoming Wii zombie-fest, Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles.

This is fast becoming one of my most anticipated 3rd party titles on Wii, it'll be a true test of the Wii mote being a gun. Check out the new trailer here: Doesn't it look awesome?

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...

News: Boogie To This

Boogie To This

EA reveal the tracklisting (35 of em!) for their forthcoming Dance-Em-Up, Boogie, exclusive to Wii.

”This is a breakthrough game with a landmark soundtrack,” said Steve Schnur, Worldwide Executive of Music and Marketing at EA. “We’ve brought together generations of the biggest hits in pop music history for a game that takes Wii innovation to a whole new level. Boogie is truly the ultimate..

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: NiGHTS: Journey Of Dreams Trailer

NiGHTS: Journey Of Dreams Trailer

Wow. Just wow. How long have we been waiting for a new NiGHTS game now?

It must be about 10 years, maybe more. All I know is that this trailer made parts of me cream that have never creamed before. Check it out: Thank you SEGA.

News: Mazza Kart Wii This Year

Mazza Kart Wii This Year

Rumours are in overdrive just now that Nintendo will announce the next installment of Mario Kart at E3.

That would be tomorrow folks. N-Europe are reporting that they expect an announcement from Nintendo highlighting that Mario Kart Wii will hit Europe later this year. That means we will probably see Mario Kart before Christmas. However, the news is slightly less fortunate on those of us craving..