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News: Details Emerge on Ju-on Game

Details Emerge on Ju-on Game

Also, developer AQ Interactive increases stake in XSEED

The onslaught of Wii horror titles continues with Ju-on, a movie game based on the Japanese film that was remade in the US asThe Grudge and which has missed the movie tie-in window by about five years. Can't win 'em all, right? Details about the game have remained somewhat of a mystery; now we at least have an idea of how the game controls..

News: Contra ReBirth Announced, Approaching

Contra ReBirth Announced, Approaching

New WiiWare title set to hit Japan...next week?

What's old is new again. Again. Capcom kick-started the whole retro-sequel shenanigans last year with the stellar Mega Man 9, and Konami tried it's hand with the awkwardly-capitalized and underwhelming Gradius ReBirth too. Looks like Konami is going to be taking another stab at a retro revival, wheeling out the 16-bit style Contra ReBirth. I don't..

News: Official Cursed Mountain Site Goes Live

Official Cursed Mountain Site Goes Live

Deep Silver's cooking up some spookies with their survival horror title Cursed Mountain due out later this year. Or so we think, since little has been shown of the game outside of an Internet trailer. To the trailer's credit, it looks kinda spooky. The game's official Web site just launched, and once you get by the annoying scrolling age-lock page, it's got a bunch of art, creepy wind, some..

News: New Arc Rise Fantasia Screenshots

New Arc Rise Fantasia Screenshots

New batch of screenshots show the upcoming Wii RPG in action.

We just got some Arc Rise Fantasia screenshots of the upcoming Wii RPG from Marvelous Entertainment. The game is a traditional turn-based RPG that features a three member party that all fight in conjunction with each other and share the same AP gauge during battle. This team battle concept is one of the many unique features being touted..

News: New Screens - Robocalypse: Beaver Defense

New Screens - Robocalypse: Beaver Defense

A handful of new screenshots from the upcoming WiiWare tower defense title.

Vogster Entertainment was kind enough to send us four brand new screenshots of their upcoming tower defense WiiWare title Robocalypse: Beaver Defense in action. As you can see from the screenshots, the game is looking pretty sharp and it will be interesting to see what new features the WiiWare version will sport. Below is a..

News: Chillingo Bringing Rolando Killer to WiiWare

Chillingo Bringing Rolando Killer to WiiWare

Leading iPhone publisher sets its sights on WiiWare

If you’re anything like me then you are holding off buying an iPhone, the temptation is there but somehow you manage to resist and find a way to stay faithful to your crappy mobile phone, well at least for the time being! Seeing games that look as good as Rolando on the App Store makes it harder to resist though, this LocoRoco clone really does..

News: Sexy Poker Headed to WiiWare

Sexy Poker Headed to WiiWare

It seems the WiiWare service just got a little sexier

According to the German USK ratings service, Gameloft's Sexy Poker title is headed to Nintendo's WiiWare service. As you might imagine, the game is basically a video game version of strip poker. The female players place bets using their own clothing instead of money. Since Nintendo is quite...

News: Klonoa Remake Coming to US Next Week

Klonoa Remake Coming to US Next Week

The remake of the classic Playstation platformer is coming to Wii

Playstation fans might remember that Klonoa: Door to Phantomile first made its appearance back on the original Playstation console in 1998. The game was a 2.5D side-scrolling platform title that featured a floppy-eared protagonist named Klonoa. The game featured some beautiful polygon...

News: Smashmouth Games Announces Ongaku for WiiWare

Smashmouth Games Announces Ongaku for WiiWare

Rhythm/action game Ongaku is on its way to WiiWare

Smashmouth Games has just announced that their flash-based rhythm/action game Ongaku is headed to Nintendo's WiiWare service later this year. With the recent popularity of these rhythm/action games, it comes as no surprise to see them make this announcement. You can check out a snippet of...

News: New Bit.Trip Game Teaser Image

New Bit.Trip Game Teaser Image

Check out the new teaser image for Gaijin Games' new upcoming Bit.Tip WiiWare title.

Gaijin Games has sent us over a new teaser image for their upcoming Bit.Trip title. While we'd love to tell you the name of the game, Gaijin Games has asked us to keep it under our hats until they have a chance to make a formal announcement of the game. It shouldn't be too much longer until the game is officially..

News: Dead Space: Extraction Screens Emerge From The Shadows

Dead Space: Extraction Screens Emerge From The Shadows

New shots from EA's on-rails scare-em-up

EA has unleashed more shots of its upcoming Wii-exclusive title Dead Space: Extraction. Based on the same universe seen in the 360/PS3 original, Extraction is an on-rails shooter which sees the player fighting off alien monsters called Necromorphs. These rather nasty creatures inhabit dead bodies and reanimate them, creating some truly horrible enemies..

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..