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News: The Munchables Ships to Retailers

The Munchables Ships to Retailers

Namco-Bandai's new Wii title hits North American store shelves tomorrow.

We've just received word that Namco-Bandai's new Wii title The Munchables has just shipped to North American retailers. That means the game should be on store shelves by tomorrow morning. The game looks to continue to wacky tradition of the Katamari Damacy series with it's over-the-top visual flare and zany musical score. Of..

News: Ghostwire Coming To DSiWare

Ghostwire Coming To DSiWare

Swedish game studio bringing ghost hunting adventure to DSiWare.

Already an award-winning title on mobile devices, Ghostwire brings the ghost hunting adventure to your very own surroundings in a very wild, and unique DSi adventure title. Using the DSi touchscreen, you can scan around your surroundings in search of ghosts. Only when you locate these...

News: Tecmo Announces Family Fun Football for Wii

Tecmo Announces Family Fun Football for Wii

Party in the end zone with friends and family.

Tecmo has just announced their brand new Family Fun Football title for Nintendo's Wii console. If you're looking for Tecmo Bowl, you've come to the wrong place with Family Fun Football. This game has animals, aliens, and robots and isn't your typical pigskin experience. Below is the official press release for the game that provides a little insight..

News: Two Tribes Announces Toki Tori Contest

Two Tribes Announces Toki Tori Contest

Find a cool way to promote the game and win a buttload of Wii Points

Nintendo Life favorite Toki Tori is turning one year old. Hooray! In honor of the plump bird's anniversary and the game's impending iPhone release, Two Tribes and Chillingo have teamed up for a contest to get Tori fans to do all the marketing. To compete, come up with a snazzy way of promoting the game and submit it to the..

News: Don't Toss Those Old Controllers Yet

Don't Toss Those Old Controllers Yet

Adapter announced that will allow you to use your old Nintendo pads on Wii

Sometimes, you come across a Virtual Console game that you just don't think fits snugly onto a Classic controller or a GameCube pad. I've had this problem with Sin and Punishment myself; I hate the Cube controller for it, and the Classic feels weird to me with it's too-close nubs. Peripheral company Innex thinks it may have..

News: It's My Birthday: Casual Gaming Hits a New Low

It's My Birthday: Casual Gaming Hits a New Low

It's my party and I'll cry if I want to

The 'casual gaming' debate is likely to flare up again with the confirmation that 2K Games is planning to release It's My Birthday for the Nintendo Wii in June of this year. Best described as a 'Birthday party simulator', this title is being billed as a 'party in a box', with support for up to 12 different brats. Now call us old fashioned, but surely the..

News: Gun-shaped Wiimote Announced

Gun-shaped Wiimote Announced

Soon you can play all your games gangsta-style

Peripherals! Between the Wii Wheel, Balance Board, Perfect Shot and those useless plastic bits you snap onto the Wiimote to make playing Wii Sports even more embarrassing in front of a crowd, Nintendo's casual-friendly console can't seem to get enough. For those big into lightgun games and that arcade feeling, or if you want to pretend to shoot Pikmin..

News: Nintendo UK Set To Attend GameOn! London

Nintendo UK Set To Attend GameOn! London

More than 20,000 gamers expected to visit the UK-based 'eSport' event

Nintendo UK has confirmed it will be joining the lineup at this year's GameOn! event in London. The two-day show takes place at London’s Olympia National hall and will be attended by more than 20,000 people. As well as witnessing various 'eSport' events such as UKeSA (United Kingdom eSports Association) Season One Grand Finals..

News: Konami Announces Driift for WiiWare

Konami Announces Driift for WiiWare

Konami's fourth WiiWare game is an eight-player overhead racing game.

Driift seems to be similar to the classic top-down racer Super Off Road, featuring tracks which are only one screen big. The racers all compete for the number one spot and will not just have to use driving skills, but also items to help them achieve that. More from Konami's press release: Konami Driifts on to WiiWare..

News: Tetris Party Tournament No. 4 Details

Tetris Party Tournament No. 4 Details

If you want another chance to win free Wii Points with your Tetris skills the time has arrived once again.

Tetris Online's press release sums it all up nicely: WHAT: Tetris Party Tournament No. 4 is the final opportunity for Tetris Party players around the world to win Wii Points™ by demonstrating their competitive Tetris skills. The top 100 eligible participants from each region (North America..

News: Mini Ninjas Set To Invade DS and Wii

Mini Ninjas Set To Invade DS and Wii

Hitman developer trains assassins of diminutive stature

IO Interactive – the studio behind the best-selling Hitman series of video games – has allowed its latest venture to spring from the shadows. Mini Ninjas is a cute-looking action title that features – yes, you’ve guessed it – vertically-challenged ninjas. It marks something of a radical departure for IO; the company has gained its..

News: Nintendo Backs Edinburgh Interactive Festival

Nintendo Backs Edinburgh Interactive Festival

2009 event shaping up to be one of the highlights of the year

Nintendo has confirmed that it will be the supporting this year’s Edinburgh Interactive Festival, which takes place in the UK (Scotland, to be exact) in August. The event is part of the Edinburgh Festival, which is the biggest gathering of its kind in the world. Here’s the press release for you to digest with your hungry, hungry..

News: Robocalypse - Beaver Defense Coming to WiiWare

Robocalypse - Beaver Defense Coming to WiiWare

Robocalypse - Beaver Defense offers madcap weaponry and uproarious destruction in a "tower defense" style game.

Vogster Entertainment has just announced their new upcoming title Robocalypse - Beaver Defense that will be coming to the WiiWare service this summer. You can check out the official press release below for more information on the game as well as some of the unique features the game will..

News: Gameloft Announces Real Soccer 2009 for DSiWare

Gameloft Announces Real Soccer 2009 for DSiWare

Gameloft looks to bring the authentic soccer experience to DSiWare with the announcement of their first DSiWare title Real Soccer 2009.

Gameloft has just sent out a press release for their upcoming DSiWare title Real Soccer 2009. Combining realistic soccer elements with the unique DS touchscreen controls, the game hopes to produce not only a true-to-life soccer experience on DSiWare, but also one..

News: Equilibrio Available on WiiWare Today in North America

Equilibrio Available on WiiWare Today in North America

Gripping, Gyrating Ball Puzzler That Tests the Old Grey Matter played with either the Wii Remote or Wii Balance Board.

There were whispers of the WiiWare action puzzler, Equilibrio coming out today in North America over the weekend, but we thought we’d wait until we could show you the full press release. For Balance Board owners this looks set to be a great purchase at the keen price of 500..

News: New WiiWare Game: Fish'em All

New WiiWare Game: Fish'em All

Get your nets out and prepare to catch yourself some fish for dinner!

Another day, another WiiWare game to announce to the world! Spanish developers Abylight recently got in touch giving us an exclusive look at their upcoming WiiWare puzzler Fish'em All. As you will see from the screenshots in our gallery below, it certainly looks very nice. We don’t know too much more yet, other than what is..

News: Curve Officially Announces Explodemon!

Curve Officially Announces Explodemon!

Although we posted a news article yesterday about Curve's upcoming WiiWare action/platformer, it's finally been made official with today's press release.

For those of you who have seen the gameplay trailer for Explodemon, it would seem that this is just the type of game the WiiWare service has been in need of lately. Curve has just sent out the...

News: XSEED Games Announces Drill Sergeant Mindstrong for WiiWare

XSEED Games Announces Drill Sergeant Mindstrong for WiiWare

Ever wanted to play a game in which you get to be ordered around and ridiculed at will?

If so XSEED's unique new WiiWare entry Drill Sergeant Mindstrong might be just what you've been waiting for. While we don't currently have much information on the game, we did manage to get our hands on XSEED's official press release for the game that you can check out below for a little more insight into this..

News: Square-Enix Announces Two New Final Fantasy WiiWare Titles

Square-Enix Announces Two New Final Fantasy WiiWare Titles

Final Fantasy fans are in for a real treat with the announcement today from Square-Enix that they have not one, but two new Final Fantasy titles headed to the WiiWare service later this year.

Below is the announcement from the official press release handed out at the Game Developers Conference. Square Enix Co., Ltd. (Square Enix) announced today at the Game Developers Conference (GDC), the..

News: Hudson Entertainment Announce Three New WiiWare Titles

Hudson Entertainment Announce Three New WiiWare Titles

Hudson Entertainment USA have been busy, it seems. There are now three more WiiWare titles to look out for!

By far the biggest announcement is a new installment in the Military Madness series (Also known as Nectaris). As you might know, the games are quite a bit like Nintendo's "Wars" series, with turn-based combat involving military units. This new version of the game will not only..