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News: Asphalt 4: Elite Racing Gets ESRB Rated

Asphalt 4: Elite Racing Gets ESRB Rated

The iPhone racing hit heads to Nintendo's DSiWare service.

We finally have our first DSiWare racing title making itself known with the official ESRB rating of Asphalt 4: Elite Racing. While we don't currently know a lot about this iPhone racer, we did manage to get a snippet of information from the ESRB rating listing that you can check out below. Asphalt 4: Elite RacingPlatform: Nintendo..

News: Starfy Finally Coming to North America!

Starfy Finally Coming to North America!

Nintendo's unique platformer is finally making its North American debut in June!

For those of you who don't already know, Nintendo is finally bringing their cute little starfish Stafi to North American with the upcoming release of The Legendary Starfy on Nintendo DS. As you can tell, they've changed the little guy's name a bit, but he's still the same adorable starfish we've all grown to love over..

News: New Punch-Out!! Details

New Punch-Out!! Details

With the release of Punch-Out!! rapidly approaching, new details are starting to emerge.

Beyond a shadow of a doubt, Punch-Out!! is the next big title from Nintendo. With its May release date fast approaching, new details are starting to emerge. With that, our friends at Nintendo Pad have compiled a list of noteworthy data that may appeal to you. 13 boxers to beat. Boxers include: Glass Joe, Von..

News: Dan Aykroyd is Loving His Wii-based Alter-ego

Dan Aykroyd is Loving His Wii-based Alter-ego

Bustin' makes him feel good, we guess

Ghostbusters: The video game is coming to every platform imaginable pretty soon. And you know what? The Wii version is sporting a slightly different look to the 360 and PS3 editions. Of course, this occurrence is nothing new – Wii owners are used to getting their own versions of multiplatform titles (they’re usually the same as the PS2 versions, as it..

News: More DSiWare Titles Revealed

More DSiWare Titles Revealed

It looks like it's almost time for another round of DSiWare releases.

Although we've just now experienced our first round of DSiWare launch titles, anticipation for more releases has already begun to build. Nintendo has just put up their new Official DSi Site which contains a new DSi promotional video containing footage of not only the already-released DSiWare launch titles, but also three new..

News: Beyond Good and Evil 2: Now More Topical!

Beyond Good and Evil 2: Now More Topical!

The sequel to Ubisoft’s unsung masterpiece has taken inspiration from real-world events.

Five years ago saw the release of Beyond Good and Evil: a game that in many people’s eyes broke convention by having an intelligent female lead character who was a bit of a tomboy. Yet those who played it didn’t just fall in love with the game because of its reluctance to conform: the story was well..

News: The Wii Gets Its Own Brutal Legend

The Wii Gets Its Own Brutal Legend

Double Fine's gut-busting metal adventure becomes a strong likelihood for the Wii, although not exactly as expected.

For those unaware, Brutal Legend is a game that stars heavy-metal-groupie-turned-hero, Eddie Riggs (voiced by Jack Black), who is pulled into a world of rock ‘n’ roll fantasy where evil reigns most awesomely. Full of heavy riffs,...

News: New WiiWare Game: Fish'em All

New WiiWare Game: Fish'em All

Get your nets out and prepare to catch yourself some fish for dinner!

Another day, another WiiWare game to announce to the world! Spanish developers Abylight recently got in touch giving us an exclusive look at their upcoming WiiWare puzzler Fish'em All. As you will see from the screenshots in our gallery below, it certainly looks very nice. We don’t know too much more yet, other than what is..

News: Ghostbusters Wii to feature exclusive co-op play

Ghostbusters Wii to feature exclusive co-op play

Split-screen multiplayer allows Wii owners to cross streams and much, much more.

The latest blog entry from Red Fly Studios, developers of the Wii version of the upcoming Ghostbusters game, offers up some details on the game's exclusive co-operative multiplayer features. Wii owners will be able to enjoy the entirety of the single-player experience with a friend via a co-operative split-screen mode..

News: Magnetis - New Magnetising Puzzler for WiiWare

Magnetis - New Magnetising Puzzler for WiiWare

At Nintendo Life: WiiWare we love to be the first to reveal upcoming WiiWare games – introducing Magnetis!

Magnetis, you scratch your head, what is this wonderful sounding game? Well folks it’s another puzzler for WiiWare, but this time with a magnetic twist. The game is being developed by a Parisian studio by the name of Yullaby who contacted us recently to spread the word about their upcoming..

News: Infinite Space clears for launch in Japan

Infinite Space clears for launch in Japan

PlatinumGames' epic space-sim/RPG gets a Japanese release date

Publisher Sega has announced that Japanese DS owners will be able to get their hands on sci-fi space-opera Infinite Space (known as Infinite Line in Japan) on June 11. Co-developed by PlatinumGames (ex-Clover Studios team and makers of MadWorld) and Nude Maker (Steel Battalion), Infinite Space allows you to craft and customise your own..

News: New Muramasa: The Demon Blade Gameplay Trailer

New Muramasa: The Demon Blade Gameplay Trailer

More in-game footage of Vanillaware's stunning Wii-exclusive action-RPG.

Japanese publishers Marvelous have released a new trailer for the upcoming 2D action-RPG Muramasa: The Demon Blade. Designed and developed by Vanillaware (Princess Crown, Odin Sphere), Muramasa is set for release in Japan on April 9. North American readers can expect the game sometime late in 2009, with a European release..

News: Kimi to Boku to Ritai Coming To US WiiWare

Kimi to Boku to Ritai Coming To US WiiWare

It seems Kenji Eno's Japanese WiiWare title Kimi to Boku to Ritai will indeed see a release on the US WiiWare service and possibly on the European WiiWare service as well.

The recent release of Kenji Eno's first WiiWare title Kimi to Boku to Ritai on the Japanese WiiWare service has stirred up quite a bit of anticipation for a possible release of the game outside of Japan. Thanks to a recent 1UP..

News: Bonsai Barber Coming To WiiWare This Monday

Bonsai Barber Coming To WiiWare This Monday

It seems we've got yet another surprising WiiWare release on our hands.

Zoonami, a development studio headed up by former GoldenEye lead developer Martin Hollis, is getting set to release their first WiiWare title Bonsai Barber onto the North American WiiWare service on Monday. The game makes use of the Wii console's internal system clock and enables the player to clip five different plants each..

News: Publisher Deep Silver shows the Adult fare we've been itching for

Publisher Deep Silver shows the Adult fare we've been itching for

A new Horror Thriller, Cursed Mountain (Wii) and the long missing Duke Nukem (DS) Platforming style

At this year's GDC publisher Deep Silver held a small, exclusive press screening to showcase it's upcoming titles including the new horror title Cursed Mountain (Wii) and Duke Nukem: Critical Mass (DS). Cursed Mountain is a Wii exclusive and a welcome one for those that've been itching for some more..

News: US DSiWare "Launch" Titles Confirmed

US DSiWare "Launch" Titles Confirmed

"Launch" deserves those quotation marks as we can only hope they will be available at launch.

...but, at any rate, they are North America's first confirmed titles, according to today's press release, and we have to admit, they're some pretty good ones to start with! The first is WarioWare Snapped! (500 points), which promises to make good use of the DSi's new camera, and will hopefully go a long..

News: Sega's unveils new "Project Ringo" teaser

Sega's unveils new "Project Ringo" teaser

Pun placed in penultimate preview points to puzzler?

The website for Sega's mysterious Project Ringo has been updated with a new teaser, which can be viewed here. The new update has many convinced that Project Ringo is the code-name for the seventh entry in Sega's long-running Puyo Puyo series of falling-block puzzlers, and it's not as if the evidence isn't starting to pile up. Mysterious new..

News: Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings gameplay trailer uncovered

Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings gameplay trailer uncovered

Now don't tell me this doesn't look like big fun.

LucasArts has just released the first gameplay trailer for the upcoming Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings, viewable below. Not only do the motion controls look fun (come on, who doesn't wanna wield the whip as Indy?) but the in-game graphics are of a much higher quality than previous still screenshots might have suggested..

News: Hudson Entertainment Announce Three New WiiWare Titles

Hudson Entertainment Announce Three New WiiWare Titles

Hudson Entertainment USA have been busy, it seems. There are now three more WiiWare titles to look out for!

By far the biggest announcement is a new installment in the Military Madness series (Also known as Nectaris). As you might know, the games are quite a bit like Nintendo's "Wars" series, with turn-based combat involving military units. This new version of the game will not only..

News: New female lead announced for Ghostbusters: The Video Game

New female lead announced for Ghostbusters: The Video Game

Weaver out, Milano in

Turn-of-the-90's teen heartthrob Alyssa Milano has been tapped to replace Sigourney Weaver as the female lead in Atari's upcoming multi-platform Ghostbusters video game. The 36-year-old actress, best known for her roles in television series "Charmed" and "Who's The Boss?", takes the place of original Ghostbusters cast member Sigourney Weaver, who initially..