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News: Rock Band 2 released April 24th

Rock Band 2 released April 24th

EA confirm Rock Band 2 for Wii a month or so after the PS3/PS2 versions,

Rock Band 2 revolutionizes music gaming with the ability to export most of the songs from the original Rock Band disc , Online World Tour, daily Battle-Of-The Band Tournaments, No Fail Mode, and a real Drum Trainer. Rock Band 2’s massive list of innovations also includes the ability to export your in-game band avatar to the..

News: Nintendo announces Excitebots: Trick Racing

Nintendo announces Excitebots: Trick Racing

Another new game in the Excitebike series, this time it's Excitebots and apparently it's got lots of tricks.

Excitebots™: Trick Racing has elements that make it one of the more unique racing games on the market. It launches April 20 and lets everyone in the family use the Wii Wheel™ accessory in unique and changing environments, play fun minigames and perform crazy tricks in a game that builds..

News: Out Today - Dead Rising: Chop Till You Drop

Out Today - Dead Rising: Chop Till You Drop

US gamers can now get their hands on the slightly unfavourable Dead Rising Wii port from today.

Capcom®, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, is pleased to announce that Dead Rising™: Chop Till You Drop ships today for the Wii™ home video game system. Taking advantage of the same proven technology that brought Resident Evil® 4 so successfully to Wii, Dead Rising: Chop..

News: The Conduit development trailers

The Conduit development trailers

High Voltage Software have released some new videos showcasing some of the features from the game.

The two videos detail different parts of the game and walk through a lot of the more technical features of the game, the first video guides you through these: The second video compares the current build of the game to a very very early one: Some huge differences there, the early build looks terrible..

News: Resident Evil 5 developer wants to make new Wii RE title

Resident Evil 5 developer wants to make new Wii RE title

Masachika Kawata has openly admitted to EuroGamer his interest in making another new Resident Evil game for Wii

With work now wrapped up on the PS3 and 360 instalment, Resident Evil 5 producer Masachika Kawata has told us he wants to make a brand new Resi game for Wii. Thanks to the magic of translation, Kawata-san hinted to Eurogamer TV that Nintendo fans shouldn't despair that their console isn't..

News: Climax working on new Wii title for Konami; Silent Hill?

Climax working on new Wii title for Konami; Silent Hill?

Possible, but we simply don't know at this stage, however Climax have announced on their official website that they are indeed working on a new Wii title.

"Climax has a great history with recent titles such as Silent Hill Origins on both PSP and PS2, and Viva Pinata for Games for Windows, but the future is even more exciting with Overlord Dark Legend, on Wii and DS, for Codemasters and two new..

News: SEGA introduce Project_RINGO

SEGA introduce Project_RINGO

Scare details on another new Wii game from SEGA of Japan, further details to be announced tomorrow?

We've no idea what's going on here, you can see a teaser flash animation on the SEGA.jp website which seems to introduce a character. Very Sonic in style, but clearly not Sonic, SEGA seem to be announcing Wii games left right and center at the moment. At the end of the animation is "2.24"..

News: Headstrong to revitalise Virtua Cop aswell?

Headstrong to revitalise Virtua Cop aswell?

Not yet, but they'd like to. Headstrong show interest in working with SEGA again, possibly on another on-rails shooter, Virtua Cop.

In a recent interview with The House of the Dead: Overkill producer Neil McEwen, he admitted that the team at developer Headstrong Games would be interested in doing a Wii sequel to another Sega franchise, Virtua Cop. With Virtua Cop 3 having last been seen in arcades..

News: MadWorld producer working on new IP

MadWorld producer working on new IP

It has been revealed that Platinum Games producer, Atsushi Inaba, is already working on a new IP, possibly for Wii.

Develop Mag: What are you ambitions for the studio and the Japanese games market in 2009? Atsushi Inaba: We have been developing games since we started this company. We've got big titles coming out this year, MadWorld releasing very soon and Bayonetta later this year, and we hope..

News: Virtua Tennis serves onto Wii

Virtua Tennis serves onto Wii

SEGA have confirmed that Virtua Tennis will appear on Wii for the first time with Virtua Tennis 2009.

Virtua Tennis 2009 was unveiled earlier this month for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. Now SEGA has said Wii owners will be able to give it a go too with a version that has all the same features and arcade action. That means a playing roster that includes Rafael Nadal, Venus Williams, Roger Federererer and..

News: Sonic The Percival

Sonic The Percival

Sonic and the Black Knight gets another trailer, scheduled for release in Europe for March 13th.

Sonic returns to the Wii to take a wild ride through the storybook world of Camelot in his all-new adventure Sonic and the Black Knight. Designed exclusively for the Wii, Sonic and the Black Knight brings a new twist to Sonic gameplay by combining Sonic’s legendary speed with frenetic swordplay..

News: Dead Space Extraction

Dead Space Extraction

EA reveal that Dead Space Wii will infact be a prequel to the famed "Dead Space" and in fact be an "on-rails" shooter.

Dead Space Extraction is a prequel that reveals the events leading up to Isaac Clarke’s mission on the USG Ishimura in the original Dead Space game released in 2008. Dead Space Extraction will marry the innovative motion controls of the Wii Remote with a frenetic first person..

News: MadWorld gear available in the UK

MadWorld gear available in the UK

SEGA announce that you'll be able to get your hands on some niffty MadWorld goodies here in the UK.

We know how you guys love our merchandise, so allow me to present to you some nice bits of MADWORLD merch that are available when you pre-order the game at various outlets in the UK. If you pre-order MADWORLD at HMV you can get the soundtrack CD for free. This is a 20-track CD full of kick-ass beats..

Out Today: House of the Dead: OVERKILL

House of the Dead: OVERKILL

They came for brains, you'll give them bullets! SEGA horror-thon House of the Dead: OVERKILL is out today.

Survival horror as it’s never been seen before! A pulp-style take on the classic SEGA light-gun shooter series. Back when the famous Agent G was still fresh out of the academy, he teamed up with hard-boiled bad-ass Agent Washington to investigate stories of mysterious disappearances in..

Hands On: MadWorld

MadWorld

We've played the gorefest MadWorld from Platinum games, but is it all about the visuals?

MadWorld is a game that I've been wanting to play ever since I saw the first trailer. The "Sin City" comic book style is jawdroppingly cool, I wasn't sure what it'd be like in the flesh but it looks great. Having read other previews I'd heard of people complaining about the fact that the majority of..

Hands On: The Conduit

The Conduit

The much hyped The Conduit has been making headlines left right and centre, but is it the FPS saviour for the Wii?

Maybe. Thanks to SEGA we managed to have a quick sneak-peak play of The Conduit yesterday. Let me start by saying that I do have some pre-conceptions about this title, casting our minds back to "Red Steel", we saw a shed load of good press and impressive artwork coming out of..

News: Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games

SEGA announce the second helping in the Mario & Sonic series, this time our heroes do battle in the Winter Olympics!

Developed by SEGA of Japan, under the guidance of Shigeru Miyamoto, Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games will take players to lifelike Olympic venues where they can choose from a legendary cast of playable characters, including new faces to the series to be revealed later..

News: Design your own OVERKILL wallpaper

Design your own OVERKILL wallpaper

SEGA want you to be bad, create your own House of the Dead: OVERKILL wallpaper and share it with the world.

Get ready for the release of The House of the Dead: OVERKILL™ on Friday the 13th by creating your own OVERKILL-inspired shock-horror film poster with The House of the Dead: OVERKILL Movie Poster Wallpaper Creator You can save your masterpiece as a desktop wallpaper so you are constantly..

News: New "The Conduit" Details

New "The Conduit" Details

Details have surfaced during New York's Comic Con, the game should be out in June (US) and won't include local multi player.

According to Eric Nofsinger, Chief Creative Officer, there'll be a lack of spilt screen multiplayer, but still having strong online features. Apparently the team tried to enable multiplayer play using LAN, but Nintendo wouldn't have it. The game is currently penned for a June..

News: Bored today? Try Cheerleading with We Cheer!

Bored today? Try Cheerleading with We Cheer!

505 Games announce that Namco's We Cheer is out today in UK/Europe, apparently the girls of "Sheffield Storm All-star Team" are dead impressed.

“We’re more than happy to be involved with a game which will hopefully give more publicity to our sport, which is always growing in popularity in this country,” commented Coral Head, Storm All-stars founder. “I’m a bit of a gamer myself but this..