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News: Goldeneye Not Coming To Virtual Console After All?

Goldeneye Not Coming To Virtual Console After All?

N64 fans, look away now

Since the Virtual Console appeared there's been one game that Nintendo fans have called for at the very top of their voices. Rare's Goldeneye is rightly seen as a classic N64 title and, for a while at least, it seemed like the chances of it appearing on the download service were actually quite good. Until now, that is. A leading Xbox fansite has recently posted a story that..

News: No Rock Band For Wii?

No Rock Band For Wii?

For the time being, it would appear not

EA’s Rock Band has been thrilling music loving gamers on the PS3, PS2 and 360, but EA doesn’t seem too keen on bringing the game to the Wii – at least not yet, anyway. Back in April 2007, Harmonix CEO Alex Rigopulos got everyone’s hopes up with a series of comments that seemed to indicate Rock Band was Wii-bound. He said in one interview: We will, at..

News: NiGHTS: Into Dreams Port?

NiGHTS: Into Dreams Port?

Rumours surface of a possible a remake/port of the original Saturn classic "NiGHTS: Into Dreams" is heading to the... PS2.

Picked up by EuroGamer earlier today, IGN have done some poking around and seem to think they've stumbled upto a secret - however SEGA Europe is refusing to comment on the matter. SEGA Europe has offered no comment over reports that a remake of Saturn game NiGHTS: Into Dreams..

News: The E3 2007 Rumour Mill

The E3 2007 Rumour Mill

The new slim-line E3 should still provide us with a wealth of new information, but what exactly should we expect?

Thankfully the guys over at Gaming Target have compiled an interest list of predictions regarding E3, here's the ones that caught our eye. "It should be noted that these are all educated guesses based entirely on available information as of today. I have no inside knowledge concerning..

News: Stop The H.A.M.M.E.R Time?

Stop The H.A.M.M.E.R Time?

Rumours surround Nintendo's forgotten Project H.A.M.M.E.R, has it been canned? No-one knows!

A number of reports have surfaced this week that Nintendo has cancelled Project HAMMER, a game that was demoed at E3 in 2006 in which we've heard nothing since. "Insiders close to development studio NST allege to IGN that the software company's Wii action title, tentatively titled Project H.A.M.M.E.R., has..

News: Wii Hard Drive Rumour

Wii Hard Drive Rumour

There's a fair whiff of a rumour, posted last week by fellow UKers, Wii-UK, its possible we'll see a hard drive from Nintendo as early as E3.

According to our friends GoNintendo, the latest episode of the IGN podcast hints rather strongly that Nintendo may be making some announcement regarding a hard drive attachment for Wii at this year's E3 games exposition. Apparently the reasoning behind it is..

News: New Smash Bros. Brawl Info Tomorrow

New Smash Bros. Brawl Info Tomorrow

Nintendo is set to re-launch the offical "Super Smash Bros. Brawl" tomorrow, according to the big count down thingy.

One of the better websites for a an "in development" game was the aka "Smash Bros Dojo" website. Nintendo used the site to unveil all the characters and a few secret ones, the site hasn't been updated in quite a while with a message from the games producer saying "we'll..

News: Wii Keyboard Rumours

Wii Keyboard Rumours

Game Informer magazine has suggested that a Wii Keyboard could be on the cards.

"With the news this week that Logitech is going to provide peripherals for Nintendo's Wii console, this latest tidbit of information coming from the May 2007 issue of Game Informer has a bit more credibility than we would normally give it." It certainly makes sense, whilst the Internet Channel is nice it would be..

News: The Excite Truck 2 Hoax

The Excite Truck 2 Hoax

Details emerge from an unknown source of a online enabled follow up to Nintendo's Excite Trucked, excited? Don't be, its all pollycock.

A number of online gaming sites were duped this week as a fake press release (complete with screenshots) emerged online telling gamers about the new features to expect from Excite Truck 2. "The sequel to Nintendo's Wii launch game will include six-player online..

News: Interesting Wii Music And Wii Health Rumours

Interesting Wii Music And Wii Health Rumours

Nintendo's Greek distribution CEO George Katrinakis has shed some light upon upcoming Wii titles Wii Music and Wii Health.

Wii Music was seemingly unveiled at last years E3 whereby the gamer uses the Wii Remote as a baton in order to conduct an orchestra of Mii characters. Interestingly a stripped down form of this gameplay was seen in Wario Ware Smooth Moves. In Wii Music gamers will be able to..

News: NiGHTS Still Not Confirmed

NiGHTS Still Not Confirmed

It's been almost two weeks since we first saw "hints" of a new NiGHTS title for Wii, problem is, there is still no dice.

Sega have refused to give any "official" comment on the existence of the game, a sequel to arguably the most popular Sega Saturn game ever made. Just to confuse matters even more, a German SEGA representative has stated that the game has been in development since May 2006 - just..

News: Banjo Kazooie A Virtual Console Possibility?

Banjo Kazooie A Virtual Console Possibility?

Virtual Console Archive have quoted Rare saying that "its possible".

One of the most exciting parts of the Virtual Console is the ability to play Nintendo 64 games, when this was first announced we all drooled over the idea of playing all the classics, even the Rare titles. Sadly this dream was short lived as we all started to remember that Rare is now Microsoft owned and therefore unlikely to..

News: Japanese Only Games Could Get Worldwide VC Launches

Japanese Only Games Could Get Worldwide VC Launches

Finally Nintendo make some kind of hint that we may see Japanese only Nintendo classics put out for worldwide release.

For a few weeks now the word on then street has been that import favourites will not see a release on the Virtual Console due to problems with translation and such. However, speaking with Wired, Nintendo senior Vice President George Harrison revealed: “We are aware that there are..

News: Wii Is HD Afterall?

Wii Is HD Afterall?

Either that or are seriously in need of some hits to their site this week.

Anyway, according to a post on their website the Wii is in fact capable of High Definition graphics. It's just hidden. Or something. The original article states: It is amazing what you can get out of a drunk Nintendo executive. Who would have thought Nintendo knows anything about CPUs and GPUs? The bit I got..

News: Okami Heading To Wii?

Okami Heading To Wii? have today reported that Okami may well be heading to the Nintendo Wii system.

According to a "reliable industry insider" Capcom are seriously considering bringing their beautiful Okami title, a game which requires you to control an innovative magical paintbrush, to the Wii. While the game would fit perfectly hand in hand with the Wii's motion sensing a Capcom UK representative said on the..

News: Starfox 2 Footage Hits The Net

Starfox 2 Footage Hits The Net

The unreleased sequel to Starfox has had a number of bits of footage floating around on the Internet just lately and I thought you might like to share it with me.

Whether this is old news or not I'm not totally sure but I wasn't even aware of a Starfox 2. I'm sure the geeks will be flying over here to set me straight on the record but I'll just be on Youtube drooling over the footage I have never..

News: Unannounced Hudson Title Coming To VC?

Unannounced Hudson Title Coming To VC?

Previously unannounced TurboGrafx title Alien Crush is likely to make a release on the Virtual Console this Monday.

In a post on Hudson's company website an employee teased: "Stay tuned! This upcoming Monday Dec 11th, there will be a new TurboGrafx game coming to your Virtual Console on the Nintendo Wii! It's a new one, which has not been announced yet. Best of all, it's one of the most..

News: Sony Patents Wii Remote Style Device

Sony Patents Wii Remote Style Device

So we're not one for rumours here at but here's something you may (or may not) be interested in.

Sony - who suffered some harsh press from hardcore gamers when they announced the tilt sensors in their PS3 remote may be about to enrage Nintendo fanboys and the general gaming press once again. A recent patent filed by Sony states: An input device providing users with a pointing..

News: Red Steel 2 Rumoured

Red Steel 2 Rumoured

Watch out - Internet forums are in a frenzy because someone translated Ubisoft's website. Oh god.

According to a loose translation from Ubisoft France's website the following has been revealed: "Game Designer Senior Production/Development; The Studio of Production of Paris seeks Game Designer for the continuation of the Red Steel project. You will assist the Person in charge Game design for..

News: Wii Bundled With A Strange Disc

Wii Bundled With A Strange Disc

The backside of the Wii box reveals a strange disc called "Wii startup disc" that we haven't heard of before.

The release of Nintendo's upcoming home console is getting closer and closer, and the lack of informative and interesting stuff to write about makes rumours spread like fire in dry grass. The latest rumour was set loose by the guys over at, who managed to grab a few pictures of..