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News: New River City Title May Appear on Consoles

New River City Title May Appear on Consoles

Employee's remark sparks speculation

A comment from a representative of Arc Systems Works hinted at an appearance of a Kunio game coming to consoles in the future: I often find myself wanting to play Kunio games on TV, like I used to as a child, but there’s been a rumour going around the office that a secret project has been launched, so although we wouldn’t like you to get your hopes too..

News: Red Steel 3 Teased in Official French Nintendo Magazine

Red Steel 3 Teased in Official French Nintendo Magazine

Updated: Ubisoft makes a statement

There's a curious little teaser in the back of France's official Nintendo magazine (appropriately titled Nintendo Magazine) that was brought to our attention by French website LiveGen. And that is that Ubisoft Montreal is already hard at work on le tiers in the Red Steel series. The Red Steel series has so far been Ubisoft's experimentation playground for Wii,..

News: Nintendo Will Release 3DS in October

Nintendo Will Release 3DS in October

Step into the third dimension two months before Christmas

Computer and Video Games.com has a tasty rumor that Nintendo plans to release their follow-up to the hugely successful DS this October. One of their senior sources added: In my experience, you don't launch a product that early to Christmas unless you're confident in it - and going to spend a lot of money on it. We're reassured that Nintendo..

News: Phoenix Wright May Still Appear in Tatsunoko Vs. Capcom

Phoenix Wright May Still Appear in Tatsunoko Vs. Capcom

The Ace Attorney and other characters may arrive as DLC

Capcom fans disappointed at Phoenix Wright's exclusion from upcoming brawler Tatsunoko Vs. Capcom: Ultimate All Stars may have reason to get their hopes up again, as Destructoid reports that producer Ryota Niitsuma claimed if Nintendo would allow it then extra characters may be added to the game as downloadable content. The much-hyped fighter..

News: NBA Jam Might Be Making A Comeback

NBA Jam Might Be Making A Comeback

Only on Wii, says ESPN

Last month, eyebrows were raised and speculation began when EA Sports Community Manager Alain Quinto tweeted last month that the company had plans to announce a new game in January. Seems fairly pointless to announce a new Madden or FIFA in January, so it had to be something good. A quick check of the calendar shows that it is now January, and it looks like the mystery game..

News: Did Nintendo Secretly Patch The Conduit?

Did Nintendo Secretly Patch The Conduit?

Spawning glitch reportedly a non-issue after System Menu 4.2 update

Players of High Voltage Software's online FPS The Conduit are familiar with this scenario: after waiting up to five minutes to connect to a new multiplayer game, you'd spawn seemingly into a wall and not be able to do anything, not even leave the game without shutting down the console. It was one of those bugs that was as endlessly..

News: Toys R Us Get In On Wii Price Drop Shenanigans

Toys R Us Get In On Wii Price Drop Shenanigans

Print ad indicates forthcoming price drop for North America

First Wal-Mart, now Toys R Us. We're still officially sticking with rumor for now, but maybe something is in the cards after all? A scan of a circular ad for the big ol' toy store due to hit the week of Sept. 27 indicates that the console/Wii Sports bundle will be dropped to $199, putting it at the same price as the Xbox 360 Arcade SKU and..

News: Tekkaman Blade Joins Tatsunoko Vs. Capcom

Tekkaman Blade Joins Tatsunoko Vs. Capcom

Rumor: Other new characters leaked?

Capcom has said that they would explore adding new features and characters to the Western release of the anticipated Wii fighter Tatsunoko Vs. Capcom, but until now they've been pretty cagey about what those shiny new features actually are. Well, besides online play, we know they're pushing hard for that. This week, Famitsu revealed that Tekkaman Blade (Teknoman..

News: New Zelda Wii Trailer Rumored For October

New Zelda Wii Trailer Rumored For October

Sword mystery to be revealed?

Rumor. Rumor rumor rumor rumor rumor. According to an anonymous insider source of Infendo's, a trailer for the new Wii Zelda title is being prepared by Nintendo to be shown at an October event. The trailer will supposedly reveal more on why Link didn't have a sword in the E3 teaser image and is said to showcase a working build of the game. Nintendo will be holding a..

News: Rampant Speculation: What's Up With Guitar Hero 5 Wii?

Rampant Speculation: What's Up With Guitar Hero 5 Wii?

Official Twitter feed teases rumored "amazing new features."

Acticivision's Guitar Hero franchise has gotten some sweet love on Wii; Legends of Rock took the series online in a surprisingly solid way, and World Tour had it's own Mii-enabled mode and brought downloadable content as well, something still not widely done on the system. Now, with the fifth entry set to drop on Sept. 1 in the U.S., the..

News: Rumor: Nintendo Prepping More Non-Games For DSiWare

Rumor: Nintendo Prepping More Non-Games For DSiWare

Maps and dictionary wares may be in the works.

Thanks to the DSiWare service, Nintendo has tried to expand the portable's functionality from just a games machine to an integral part of your web-browsing, time checking, number crunching life. According to Nintendomain (via GoNintendo), two more n