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News: US Virtual Console Releases - 2nd April 2007

US Virtual Console Releases - 2nd April 2007

Hotness, Star Fox 64 (N64), TMNT (NES) and Dragon's Curse (TG16) all added to the US virtual console today.

Star Fox 64 - Nintendo 64 (1-4 players, 1,000 Wii Points):Players take the controls of their Arwing and complete 15 missions to reach the final objective: a showdown on Venom, the home planet of the interplanetary tyrant, Andross. Throughout the adventure, players have to accomplish..

News: Wii Looks Good To Firm With G1 Jockey

Wii Looks Good To Firm With G1 Jockey

PS2 fans rejoice, as Japanese horse racing game is set to launch in Europe on June 29th.

In a somewhat unexpected move, Koei have decided to release its G1 Jockey Wii title in Europe, there I was thinking this would never be released outside of Japan, this is no April fool! “Throughout the history of this series we have tried to make G1 Jockey feel as close to the real thing as possible. Thanks..

News: EU Virtual Console Releases - 30th March, 2007

EU Virtual Console Releases - 30th March, 2007

Nintendo announce that Punch Out (NES), Legend of the Mystical Ninja (SNES) and Dragons Curse (TG16) all join the VC line up.

"This week’s Wii Virtual Console™ line-up looks set to be a knockout! Nintendo is releasing three epic games from days gone by, starting with the comical boxing game Punch Out!!®. The player assumes the role of a rookie trying to make it in the boxing world by working..

News: US Virtual Console Releases - 23rd March 2007

US Virtual Console Releases - 23rd March 2007

Sega throw some mega classics (get it?) onto the Virtual Console, the infamous Alex Kidd!

"The Wii Shop Channel continues to be a great avenue for gamers who want instant access to classic SEGA Genesis titles,” said Scott A. Steinberg, Vice President of Marketing, SEGA of America. “Virtua Fighter 2, Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle, and Wonder Boy in Monster World, are all great titles..

News: Final Opera Wii Version In April

Final Opera Wii Version In April

Nintendo announce that the final version of the Opera Web Browser for Wii will launch next month and be free until the end of June.

"Since late December, Wii owners have been able to download a trial version of the Opera Internet browser. After receiving substantial and helpful feedback from consumers, friends and family members, Nintendo developers have made a number of improvements to the final..

News: EU Virtual Console Releases - 23rd March 2007

EU Virtual Console Releases - 23rd March 2007

Nintendo finally throws The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past into the Virtual Console.

"This week, the critically acclaimed The Legend of Zelda™: A Link to the Past™ for Super Nintendo is making its way to the Virtual Console for you to download. In this medieval fantasy adventure, players assume the role of Link, a young boy who receives a telepathic cry for help from Princess Zelda..

News: US Virtual Console Releases - 19th March 2007

US Virtual Console Releases - 19th March 2007

Three more classics heading your way this weekend, Excite Bike (Nes), Beyond Oasis (Genesis) and Splatterhouse (TG16)

Excitebike(NES®, 1 player, 500 Wii Points): Face crazy curves, hairpin turns, and daredevil jumps as you race toward the checkered flag and the Excitebike championship. Race against the clock or challenge an opponent. You must keep your bearings as you fly through the air and avoid..

News: EU SSX Blur Out Today

EU SSX Blur Out Today

Electronic Arts release their latest SSX game to the masses, grab your copy today.

Whilst we're still reserving our judgement on the game (yes, that means a review will come along soon) we noticed that EuroGamer.net didn't think to much to it, they today published their review. "All of which is a shame, really, because it's clear that these chaps could do a very good Wii snowboarding game from..

News: EU Virtual Console Releases - 16th March, 2007

EU Virtual Console Releases - 16th March, 2007

Ice Climber (NES), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (NES) and Splatter House (Turbografx) all added to the catalog.

Nintendo release info on this weeks VC games. Some cult classics return this week with all the games coming from over 10 years ago! Here's what Nintendo have to say about them: Nintendo fans will remember the charms of Ice Climber™ from the Nintendo Entertainment System. Players take..

News: Final Fantasy III Hits Europe In May

Final Fantasy III Hits Europe In May

The long wait for FFIII is almost over for Europeans, DS game will launch on May 4th, 2007.

Square seem rather happy with themselves for this release, let me hand you over to John Yamamoto, President and CEO of Square Enix. “The arrival of FINAL FANTASY III on Nintendo DS showcases the power of the hardware and proves that no compromise has to be made in order to create an adventure of this..

News: Final Fantasy DS In May For Europe

Final Fantasy DS In May For Europe

Square announce that Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo Tales will launch in May 2007.

"CHOCOBO TALES is a magical adventure for all ages that takes place in a fun and enchanting world filled with loveable characters from the FINAL FANTASY series. Players will challenge over 40 minigames and microgames as they embark on a journey to rescue their lost friends and restore peace to the land. Featuring..

News: Upcoming Summer Release Dates For DS & Wii

Upcoming Summer Release Dates For DS & Wii

Nintendo have revealed a selection of release dates for the coming few months at today's Game Developers Conference.

Little something to get you excited today, some release dates for the US... hopefully we'll get some EU release dates shortly. "Pokémon Battle Revolution will be joined by Super Paper Mario™, the first Mario™ game for Wii; Mario Party® 8, a multiplayer party game; and Big..

News: Nintendo's GDC Line Up

Nintendo's GDC Line Up

Nintendo shows off some of its latest games at the Games Developer Conference in San Francisco.

Reggie and co have six new titles on show for the attendees. Four for Wii and two for DS, here's some information about the titles and when they expect them to be released in the US. Big Brain Academy 15 new activities challenge brains in five categories: memory, analysis, number crunching, visual..

News: Wario, The Master Of Disguise

Wario, The Master Of Disguise

New Wario outing launches for DS today in the US, European version coming soon.

Just when you thought you were safe, Nintendo have launched another Wario game exclusively for the DS. The new game uses both classic platform action and unique touch screen drawing elements. "Having your identity stolen can be serious business - unless Nintendo's greedy guy Wario™ is involved. Through the years,..

News: Virtual Console Updates From Sega

Virtual Console Updates From Sega

Sega announce six new virtual console titles in the US & Europe including the legendary Streets of Rage.

All six titles are available in the US and Europe from today for 800 Wii Points. This weeks releases sees something Megadrive fans have been waiting for: Streets of Rage! One of thee classic titles, this comes highly recommend! Streets of RageA top secret crime organization has taken over what..

News: Diddy Kong To Hit Europe In April

Diddy Kong To Hit Europe In April

Nintendo announce Diddy Kong Racing DS to launch on April 20th in Europe.

One of the best N64 titles has already been transmodularised into a new DS game and launched in the US is now set to launch in Europe in a few months time. We've played the US version and first impressions are good, expect a full review this weekend. In the meantime here's some more information about the game for us..

News: Sonic Unleashed On Wii

Sonic Unleashed On Wii

Sega's latest Sonic offering, Sonic and the Secret Rings is out today for Nintendo Wii in Europe.

Sega promise that Sonic and the Secret Rings has been under development for a significant amount of time and could well be classed as the first game in the "second wave" of Wii games after the consoles launch late last year. Sonic is easily one of the biggest franchises in the video games industry so..

News: Diddy Kong Racing DS Launches Stateside

Diddy Kong Racing DS Launches Stateside

Today marks the release of the DS remake Diddy Kong Racing DS which expands upon the classic N64 title.

Possibily the finest karting game of its generation, Diddy Kong Racing was one of the many classic titles that came out of Rare in the late 90's. Nintendo have teamed up once more with Rare to bring this 10 year old classic to the portable DS console. "Racing games have always been a popular..

News: Super Paper Mario, Wii, April

Super Paper Mario, Wii, April

NintendoPower sets the record straight, Super Paper Mario now confirmed on Wii.

Another catch-up article, if you didn't already know Super Paper Mario has now been confirmed as a Nintendo Wii title by the NintendoPower magazine published by Nintendo in the USA. "Nintendo Power (lest we forget, the official publication of Nintendo of America) is reporting that Super Paper Mario is destined to..

News: You Say Elebits, I Say Eledees

You Say Elebits, I Say Eledees

A mysterious name change for the Konami game.

Elebits has been available in the US and Japan for a while now and has had many positive reviews. It has settled in under the moniker of Elebits very comfortably but now as it comes to Europe in February it will come with a new name; 'Eledees'. The reason behind the change has not been told nor can the reason be worked out, as there was nothing wrong..