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News: Zelda DS: Delayed, Zelda Wii: In Development

Zelda DS: Delayed, Zelda Wii: In Development

Everyone's favourite Zelda newspaper, The Hylia reports on an article published in this months Game Informer magazine.

Two peices of Zelda news in one nicely packaged news article. Firstly the bad news, Zelda DS aka Phantom Hourglass has been pushed back, doh. "Game Informer is reporting that Phantom Hourglass has not just been pushed back to "early 2007" as previously reported, but..

Your View: Zelda Twilight Princess

Zelda Twilight Princess

Nintendo for the first time launch a console with a brand new Zelda game, how does it measure up?

It's been a very long time coming, but you should finally have Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess in your hands and your swinging your Wiimote around. After the "different" style of Wind Waker, how do you find the graphics of Twilight Princess, back on form? Have you missed the look of OOT for all..

Your View: Wii Sports

Wii Sports

Bundled with the console, everyone should have an opinion on this one.

Wii finally launches and everyone should of booted up Wii Sports by now. Which does it best for you, Tennis? Boxing? Bowling? Golf? Baseball? Have you tried Wii Fitness? Are you classed as an old man (ReInstall) or a fit athelete (pHaT-aNt_)? Tell us about your experience with Wii Sports, what you think so far?

News: SSX Blur Exclusive To Wii

SSX Blur Exclusive To Wii

EA have released the high resolution trailer and a snippet of information about its upcoming snowboard sequel, SSX Blur.

Developed once again by EA Montreal, part of the EA Sports BIG label, SSX Blur will be built exclusively for Wii utilising the control system that can only be offered by the Wiimote. "We wanted to take the soul of the franchise—the air, the speed, the tricks, the fun—and..

News: Best Of Gamecube

Best Of Gamecube

As we count down to the release of Wii, we look back at our favourite moments on Gamecube

The Gamecube has been some what of a mixed bag, it's provided us with some classic moments but maybe its let us down, once more, with third party titles. It's pretty safe to say its done better than the Nintendo 64. We expect alot of our readers to be new to...

News: Game Head Reveal SSX Blur

Game Head Reveal SSX Blur

As promised, Reggie appears on Spike TV's "Game Head" show to help unveil the next SSX title from EA.

You may remember last week we heard that Reggie was to appear on Game Head, not to disappoint our main man was there with some random presenter that was extremely excited to show him the first footage of Electronic Arts latest snowboarding game, SSX Blur. This will be the 5th game in the SSX..

News: SSX Wii To Debut On "Game Head" With Reggie

SSX Wii To Debut On "Game Head" With Reggie

Reggie renews his rivalry with "Geoff" on Spike!'s Game Head show, set to air this coming Friday.

Also showing on this weeks show is a world exclusive trailer for the previous un-announced "SSX Wii" from Electronic Arts, apparently even Reggie himself hasn't seen this trailer. Here's the blurb about this weeks show: "In early February of 2006, (when the Wii was still The Revolution and Reggie..

News: Wii Sports WILL Be Boxed

Wii Sports WILL Be Boxed

Internet Message Board geeks rejoice - Wii Sports WILL come boxed in Europe.

Eurogamer announced today that Wii Sports does indeed come boxed in Europe - because they just got their copies of the console shipped in from Europe. This is what they had to say: "The PAL version of Nintendo Wii will ship with a boxed version of Wii Sports rather than a bare disc as it did in the US, we can confirm..

News: UK Wii Importers Can Use Credit Cards Afterall

UK Wii Importers Can Use Credit Cards Afterall

All you have to do it set your country to "Brazil" and it'll accept your credit card details, excellent!

As a UK-er who imported a Wii console, the only thing that didn't work straight out of the box was buying Wii Points via a credit card from within the Wii Shop channel, the solution was to simply buy the pre-paid ones and enter the number - which works, but its abit long winded. The main problem..

News: Super Smash Bros. Brawl Updates

Super Smash Bros. Brawl Updates

Masahiro Sakurai updates the official Smash Bros Dojo website, a host of new screenshots and a video.

One of the most eagerly awaited Wii titles is Super Smash Bros. Brawl, thanks to DigitalBattle we've noticed that the official site over at http://www.smashbros.com has been updated by the games director, Masahiro Sakurai of Sora. "So, the Wii has launched. Are you enjoying it? As I sit here..

News: Red Steel 2 Rumoured

Red Steel 2 Rumoured

Watch out - Internet forums are in a frenzy because someone translated Ubisoft's website. Oh god.

According to a loose translation from Ubisoft France's website the following has been revealed: "Game Designer Senior Production/Development; The Studio of Production of Paris seeks Game Designer for the continuation of the Red Steel project. You will assist the Person in charge Game design for..

News: Wii Success

Wii Success

If we didn't already know, Nintendo made it official, Wii's launch is a success state side.

It's been almost 10 days since the Wii launched on November 19th, everyone's first indications are good and the launch has been deemed a success. With Nintendo selling a Wii almost 1 per second since launch, Reggie proclaims "Including just first-party software and accessory sales, Wii instantly has become a..

News: Elebits Will Take Advantage Of Connect24

Elebits Will Take Advantage Of Connect24

Konami's eccentric yet innovative hide and seek title will be the first Wii game to take full advantage of the WiiConnect24 download system.

Japanese gaming magazine Famitsu announced on their website today that WiiConnect24, which allows players to connect their Nintendo Wii consoles to the Internet, will be incorporated into the Konami action adventure title. Elebits will feature a number of..

News: Zelda Soundtrack @ Target

Zelda Soundtrack @ Target

US gamers have noticed a special edition Zelda: Twilight Princess soundtrack in local Target stores.

Visor's favourite blog, Kotaku, posted a picture today along with the following blurb. "Reader Chris T. writes in with this find from his local Target. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess soundtrack that comes with a 1/6 scale replica Hylian Sword and Shield. Chris describes it as a..

News: Famitsu Wii Scores

Famitsu Wii Scores

Just in-case you missed them, the infamous Japanese magazine scores on the Wii, we'll remind you.

Whenever it comes to Japanese gaming media, there is only one magazine that's important, that is of course Famitsu. Although I'm alittle late posting these, they still might prove interesting to someone. "Famitsu is known worldwide for its extremely harsh grading of current videogames. Video games..

News: Virtual Console To Get Game Updates?

Virtual Console To Get Game Updates?

Rumours surface that Wii's Virtual Console games might have new updates or mods?

According to The Wiire, it seems that "Super Mario Kart: Online" could be a possibility? In a recent interview about the Wii Shop Channel, it was revealed that Virtual Console games might sometimes have an "Update" button. "The "Update" button indicates there are enhancements for the game. If you have..

News: Weekend Of Wii

Weekend Of Wii

Alas the Wii consumes me, the weekend primarily consists of lots of Wii action.

You've probably noticed that updates have been rather lacking the past few days, for that I am sorry. But as you may know, Fedex dropped off my Wii last week which meant the past two days was my first weekend of Wii. Did you really expect me to leave it alone? Considering I have 4 games at the moment, which have I been..

News: My First Day Of Wii

My First Day Of Wii

It's finally here, the Wii has arrived in the UK and its time to play.

The sun rose over a cold and bitter English morning, it was like any other normal day, except today the Wii would finally be in my hands. 7.00am - I wake to the annoying sound of my alarm clock, usually it gets a beating but today I was nice, it was time to get up (unusually early for me) as I had an appointment in Leicester at..

News: New Metroid Prime 3 Trailer

New Metroid Prime 3 Trailer

SPoNG have reported a new Metroid Prime 3 trailer has surfaced on the Internet.

One of the hottest Wii titles in development, Nintendo tease us even more with a new video showing us Samus on the new system, keep them coming and get me a release date, stat. "What we've already experienced of Metroid Prime 3's controls has us desperately crying out for more. Moving Samus with the Wii's Nunchuk..

News: Trauma Center Hits Stores

Trauma Center Hits Stores

News breaks as the first Wii games start appearing in US stores.

For some unknown reason there are always games instore before the actual console due to launch, maybe its marketing, maybe there is no reason, either way, Atlus's Trauma Center: Second Opinion is now available in stores across America. "This news may cause dizziness and weak knees for gamers of all ages! If the uncontrollable..