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News: Dead Rising goes GaGaGa SP

Dead Rising goes GaGaGa SP

To help promote the latest Dead Rising game for Wii Capcom have teamed up Japanese punk band GaGaGa SP to create a specially themed music video.

Infecting gamers and completing Capcom’s list of releases for February is Dead Rising Chop Till You Drop, scheduled for release for the Nintendo Wii™ on the 27th of the month. Based on the Xbox 360™ title, which to date has sold over one million..

News: Niki - Rock 'n' Ball Coming To European WiiWare This Friday

Niki - Rock 'n' Ball Coming To European WiiWare This Friday

Bplus has just announced that their newest WiiWare title Niki - Rock 'n' Ball is set to hit the European WiiWare service this Friday, December 19th for a mere 500 Wii Points. After seeing video of the game in action, we're looking forward to taking the game for a spin once it's released. Below is the official press release for the game and the official Niki - Rock 'n' Ball site has also just launched that you can check out for even more details on the game.

Bplus, independent software develope...

News: Swords & Soldiers Officially Delayed

Swords & Soldiers Officially Delayed

Swords & Soldiers, an upcoming side-scrolling real time strategy WiiWare title developed by members of the team that created the original PC version of the Wii title de Blob, has now officially been pushed back to a February 2009 release date.

Joost van Dongen of Ronimo Games has just confirmed the delay after rumblings began popping up around the internet regarding a possible delay. We can..

News: Space Invaders Get Even Coming To US WiiWare December 1st

Space Invaders Get Even Coming To US WiiWare December 1st

Taito has just announced that Space Invaders Get Even will be hitting the North American WiiWare service on Monday, December 1st. The game is set 30 years after the original Space Invaders title and this time reverses the role putting the player in charge of the invading aliens as they attack Earth in an attempt to destroy humanity.

While it's not been officially confirmed yet, the title is..

News: Target Toss Pro Bags Coming To US WiiWare On Monday

Target Toss Pro Bags Coming To US WiiWare On Monday

Well we've just received word from Incredible Technologies that their upcoming WiiWare title Target Toss Pro Bags will be coming to the WiiWare service on Monday, November 17th. The game will be available for download at a cost of 700 Wii Points.

We've just added a couple of new screenshots to the game page and we'll have more information as it becomes available, as well as a full review of the..

News: Weekly WiiWare Round Up (29th Oct)

Weekly WiiWare Round Up (29th Oct)

Nintendo's WiiWare shop has 5 new releases this week, Art Style: Rotohex, Tetris Party, Strong Bad Episode 3 - Baddest of the Bands, Home Sweet Home, The Incredible Maze.

Art Style: RotohexRelease Date: Mon 27th Oct (US) Use colored triangular panels to create a vibrant mosaic of stained glass in Art Style: Rotohex. As triangles fall from the top of the screen, rotate them to group six panels of..

News: Weekly Virtual Console Round Up (29th Oct)

Weekly Virtual Console Round Up (29th Oct)

Nintendo's Virtual Console shop has 1 new release this week, Earthworm Jim (MD).

Earthworm JimSystem: Sega Mega DriveRelease Date: Mon 27th Oct (US) A crow is chasing a worm named Jim, while in outer space, Psy-Crow is chasing a renegade ship. The ship's captain has stolen an ultra-high-tech-indestructible-super-space-cyber-suit and Queen Slug-for-a-Butt has ordered Psy-Crow to get it, since it can..

News: Manhunt 2 finally breaks free this Halloween

Manhunt 2 finally breaks free this Halloween

Rockstar finally get their way, Halloween cometh, Manhunt 2 releaseth. The illusive game goes on sale Oct 31st across the UK.

UK gamers will finally be able to buy Manhunt 2 for Playstation 2, PSP, and Wii on 31 October. Originally released in the US over a year ago, the game was refused a certificate by the British Board of Film Certification in June 2007. Following multiple appeals and changes to..

News: Time to stop cooking, its Gardening Mama time!

Time to stop cooking, its Gardening Mama time!

505 announce a new game in the Mama series the non-cooking based Gardening Mama, scheduled for DS Spring next year.

Gardening Mama sees Mama heading into the great outdoors to turn an empty garden into a tranquil paradise. Green-fingered players use the touch screen to dig holes, plant seeds, mix fertiliser and ultimately grow a range of fruits, flowers and vegetables. Just like Cooking Mama saw..

News: Baddest of the Bands Launches 27th Oct On WiiWare

Baddest of the Bands Launches 27th Oct On WiiWare

Our friends at Telltale Games have just confirmed what we probably already all suspected anyway – Yes that’s right Strong Bad Episode 3 will hit North America this coming Monday! Yay!

We expect that the third Strong Bad outing is likely to be more of the same, but if you were a fan of episodes 1 & 2 then it is likely that this will rock your...

News: Weekly Virtual Console Round Up (22nd Oct)

Weekly Virtual Console Round Up (22nd Oct)

Nintendo's Virtual Console shop has 5 new releases this week, Mayhem in Monsterland (C64), Gradius II: Gofer no Yabou (TG-16), Street Fighter II: Special Champion Edition (MD), Space Harrier (SMS), Digital Champ: Battle Boxing (TG-16).

Mayhem in MonsterlandSystem: Commodore 64Release Date: Fri 17th Oct (EU) Mayhem is an unhappy dinosaur, as Monsterland is an unhappy place, due to an apprentice..

News: Weekly Virtual Console Round Up (15th Oct)

Weekly Virtual Console Round Up (15th Oct)

Nintendo's Virtual Console shop has 2 new releases this week, Secret of Mana (SNES), Street Fighter II: Special Champion Edition (MD).

Secret of ManaSystem: Super NintendoRelease Date: Mon 13th Oct (US) Good and evil battle for a young warrior’s heart. There is one force in the universe that keeps good and evil in perfect balance. It is called the tree of Mana. But a magic sword has tricked a..

News: Weekly Virtual Console Round Up (8th Oct)

Weekly Virtual Console Round Up (8th Oct)

Nintendo's Virtual Console shop has 3 new releases this week, Shining Force II: Ancient Sealing (MD), Earthworm Jim (MD), Mario Golf (N64).

Shining Force II: Ancient SealingSystem: Sega Mega DriveRelease Date: Mon 6th Oct (US), Fri 3rd Oct (EU) It’s a dark and stormy night in the kingdom of Granseal when a thief steals two jewels from the Tower of the Ancients. He sets in motion strange events..

News: Strong Bad: Baddest of the Bands Coming In October

Strong Bad: Baddest of the Bands Coming In October

Episode 3 of the Strong Bad series, titled Baddest of the Bands, is coming to the WiiWare service in October. Below is a portion of the press release that was just sent out to the media which gives a little insight into the story line the new game will feature.

Rock and roll! Hurting for cash, Strong Bad sets out to dominate the Battle Royale of the Bands. Can he rule the stage and win the big..

News: European DS Winter Lineup

European DS Winter Lineup

Nintendo of Europe also announce a list of DS games that should arrive before the end of the year.

Wipe your eyes again, drink some red bull because its another long list: Hell’s Kitchen (Ubisoft) 25th September 2008 Make 10: A Journey of Numbers (Nintendo) 26th September 2008 Shaun the Sheep (D3 Publisher of Europe) 26th September 2008 SimCity Creator (EA) 26th September 2008 8 Ball Allstars..

News: European Wii Winter Lineup

European Wii Winter Lineup

Nintendo of Europe release an updated list of release dates for the games we'll all be playing until the end of the year.

Wipe your eyes, this might take a while to read: Runaway the Dream of the Turtle (Focus Home Interactive) 25th September 2008 Wild Earth: African Safari (Majesco / Codemaster) 25th September 2008 Family Trainer (Namco Bandai) 26th September 2008 Wario Land: The Shake Dimension..

News: Wii Music primed and dated

Wii Music primed and dated

Nintendo announce that Wii Music will hit the stage this October in the US and November in Europe.

Creating fun for all the family, this fall will see the arrival of Wii Music. Whether you are a music maestro or taking your first musical steps, this new title for Wii will have the whole family creating unique musical performances together with over 60 different instruments to choose from. Perhaps..

News: Animal Crossing: Let's Go to the City; Hitting Europe this December

Animal Crossing: Let's Go to the City; Hitting Europe this December

Another Nintendo game with a slightly different title in Europe (why do they do that?) which is currently scheduled for a Christmas release this coming December.

Pack your bags and take a trip to the city as Animal Crossing comes to Wii! In a new instalment to the hugely popular series, Animal Crossing: Let’s Go to the City not only allows players to create their own perfect life in the country,..

News: World Of Goo Coming To US WiiWare October 13

World Of Goo Coming To US WiiWare October 13

The wait is almost over. 2D Boy has just announced that World of Goo will be coming to the US WiiWare service on Monday, October 13. That means in less than two weeks Wii owners will finally be able to enjoy this much-anticipated WiiWare title. The price has now been finalized and will cost 1500 Wii Points.

If you want to get more insight into the game, you can check out our exclusive interview..

News: Weekly Virtual Console Round Up (1st Oct)

Weekly Virtual Console Round Up (1st Oct)

Nintendo's Virtual Console shop has 1 new release this week, Super Turrican 2 (SNES).

Super Turrican 2System: Super NintendoRelease Date: Mon 29th Sep (US) As the last survivor of the United Freedom Forces, it is your duty to destroy the Machine’s forces that have devastated the galaxy. Fight through countless hordes of enemies using everything at your disposal. Use weapons and power-ups to fight..