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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..

News: Japan Virtual Console Gets Mario Kart 64

Japan Virtual Console Gets Mario Kart 64

Nintendo set to release another classic onto the Virtual Console, only in Japan for now though. have reported on some new releases appearing on the Japanese Virtual Console this month and they are right to be annoyed! "The Japanese Virtual Console lineup has the American and European ones squarely beaten, and it keeps on getting better! Today, Nintendo Japan announced part of its..

News: Wii Schedule 2007

Wii Schedule 2007

Nintendo Europe outline release dates for Q1 2007 for the ever popular Wii.

For those lucky enough to have a PAL Wii console this holiday season, you better save your Christmas money as theres a whole host of new Wii titles on the way over the next few months. "Mini-game fanatics will be delighted by Wario Ware: Smooth Moves (Nintendo), a zany and exciting take on the classic series and the..

News: DS Schedule 2007

DS Schedule 2007

Nintendo Europe reveal a bumper release list of games appearing in the early part of 2007.

Just when you thought you had alot of Wii games to buy, more and more DS games will be hitting the shelves this coming year, your gonna need another credit card to keep up! Owners of Nintendo DS have a magnitude of titles to excite and inspire them in 2007 including Actionloop, Mario Slam Basketball, Pokémon..

News: Nintendo's Christmas Presents

Nintendo's Christmas Presents

New Virtual Console titles available on Christmas morning, no freebies though. Sadly.

Just in case you missed it the first time around, Nintendo will be unleashing Super Mario Bros. onto the Virtual Console from Christmas morning, what a treat! The classic game will make Christmas morning extra special, just as it did more than two decades ago. Super Mario Bros. reigns as perhaps the best-known and..

News: EU Excite Truck In February

EU Excite Truck In February

Nintendo announce that racer Excite Truck will launch 16th February 2007 in Europe.

Along with the release data announcement Nintendo also included a host of information about the upcoming Wii racer. "As Nintendo’s first racing title for the innovative Wii console, Excite Truck sets the standard for motion-sensitive racing, a challenge that this game happily accepts. To control their trucks..

News: Wario Ware Debut Set For January

Wario Ware Debut Set For January

Nintendo announce that Wario Ware: Smooth Moves will be released on the 12th of January 2007.

It seems the Wii will have plenty of multiplayer party games, we've had confirmation that Wario Ware will ship in just under a month. "Get ready for the ultimate party game extravaganza! Wario Ware: Smooth Moves will have you and your friends competing in a series of wild and wonderful challenges as..

News: Just Another Virtual Monday

Just Another Virtual Monday

Monday has come round again and that means new VC games.

Today four new games are to be released on the Virtual Console, in the US anyway. Nothing for Europe has been confirmed yet. Here are the four straight from the horses mouth: Ice Hockey (NES®, 1-2 players, 500 Wii Points): Ice Hockey is hard-hitting, fast-action competition that re-creates all the excitement of the sport from faceoffs to..

News: Next Monday's Virtual Console Games

Next Monday's Virtual Console Games

The new set of Virtual console games will be released on Monday but we have found out ahead of time what these will be.

If you go in to the Wii Shop at the start of the week (4th December) you will be able to buy four new games if you have the points needed. With these new additions the total will be at 21 games available on the Virtual Console, hosting a varied choice. The new games are: Donkey..

News: Updated DS Release Dates

Updated DS Release Dates

Nintendo publish a bunch of release dates for DS games in Europe for the next few months.

Obviously we think the majority of people will be much more interested in Wii releases at the moment, but we can't go forgetting our faithful DS. "This Christmas gamers will be filled with seasonal cheer by a selection of exciting first party games for the Nintendo DS. Owners of the Nintendo DS and..

News: European Wii Launch Details

European Wii Launch Details

Europe gets the Wii a little later and more expensive than everywhere else.

Here is what we in Europe have been waiting for. The Wii will launch on the 8th December 2006 at an estimated retail price of £179 (249 Euros), bundled with Wii Sports. At launch there will be "around" 20 software titles so check the Launch Game News Article for those. There will also be about 15 Virtual Console titles in..

News: 20 US Launch Games Confirmed

20 US Launch Games Confirmed

The best console launch in history? You can count on it!

Here are the 20 games confirmed to be available as the Wii launches on the 19th of November in the US: Blazing Angels: Squadrons of WWII Call of Duty 3 Elebits Excite Truck Far Cry: Vengeance GT Pro Series Madden NFL 07 Marvel: Ultimate Alliance Monster 4x4: World Circuit Need for Speed: Carbon Open Season Rapala Tournament Fishing Rayman..

News: Metroid Prime 3 Delayed Until 2007

Metroid Prime 3 Delayed Until 2007

Retro Studios have not been able to complete Metroid Prime 3 in time for the Wii launch.

However, they have tweaked the control scheme to include a sensitivity option for the controller. The sensitivity option not only speeds up the controllers responsiveness, but reduces the 'dead-spot' in the center area of the screen, allowing more natural turning; a much requested feature after playing the..

News: US And Japanese Wii Launch Details

US And Japanese Wii Launch Details

The Wii will launch in North and South America before Japan!

Nintendo have announced launch plans for most of the world, with the PAL territories to follow in the Nintendo Europe conference tomorrow. Wii will launch in the US on the 19th of November and on the 2nd of December in Japan Wii will cost $250 US in America (about £133) In Japan the console will be priced at 25,000 Yen in Japan (about..

News: PAL PlayStation 3 Launch Delayed Until March 2007

PAL PlayStation 3 Launch Delayed Until March 2007

Due to Blu-Ray production problems, Sony have decided to hold fire on the European, Australasia, Russia, the Middle East and African PlayStation 3 release.

Originally set for a worldwide release across the space of a week, Sony have had to reduce shipments to Japan and America and hold back on the European release for another 4 months. People in the PAL territories are not the only ones affected,..

News: Nintendo European Release Dates

Nintendo European Release Dates

Nintendo Europe announce some new dates for the remaining months in 2006.

Nintendo Europe decide to celebrate the summer and tell us things we probably already knew, here's some new release dates. Nintendo DS Browser wasn't listed although it was mentioned! "Nintendo DS and Nintendo DS Lite owners will be able to enjoy fantastic games like Yoshi’s Island 2 (tentative name), Pokémon Mystery..

News: NOA Summer Line Up

NOA Summer Line Up

Nintendo release this summers North American release schedule, including Super Paper Mario and Star Fox DS

Yesterday, Nintendo of America unveiled a chunk of Summer 2006 release dates. The new titles are mainly for Nintendo DS but also a couple of Gamecube titles, most notable being Star Fox DS and Super Paper Mario. Nintendo DS™June 5: Big Brain Academy™June 5: Magnetica™June 11: Nintendo..

News: Wii Will Launch Under $250

Wii Will Launch Under $250

Nintendo throw a statement out into the open with an estimated Wii price and how many units will be available.

Today, Nintendo announce a statement containing some information about the Wii retail price and how many units they expect to be available. Following its overwhelming debut at E3 2006, Nintendo today announced the current fiscal year unit shipment forecast for its new home game system,..