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News: Super Meat Boy Slides Onto WiiWare Later This Year

Super Meat Boy Slides Onto WiiWare Later This Year

If you're familiar with flash game site Newgrounds you're no doubt aware that there's some very talented game creators there - Some of the contributors even formed their own videogame company, The Behemoth, and made Alien Hominid and Castle Crashers for consoles.

It's now been announced that yet another Newgrounds game is taking the step to consoles. Meat Boy, created by Edmund McMillen, will be..

News: Bubble Bobble Wii - Now With 4 Player Support

Bubble Bobble Wii - Now With 4 Player Support

The latest edition of Famitsu has more goodness - The first screens of Taito's Bubble Bobble remake, Bubble Bobble Wii!

The screens are very small, but we can at least tell a few things by looking at them closely - It has the same minimalistic graphical style as the original game (Available on VC), features new levels, and has 4-player support! The...

News: More Square Enix Goodness on WiiWare - Crystal Defenders

More Square Enix Goodness on WiiWare - Crystal Defenders

If you've got one of the popular iPhones and have checked out the library of downloadable games for it, you might have noticed that last month, they released a game for it called Crystal Defenders. In this shameless Tower Defense copy, you put down various character classics from Final Fantasy Tactics A2 (DS) and hope that they manage to kill all enemies before they can get to the end of the path.

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News: First Details Of Riverman Media's Next Game

First Details Of Riverman Media's Next Game

Remember Riverman Media? Of course you do, they brought the fiendish falling block puzzler, MadStone to WiiWare back in October.

We enjoyed the strategic gameplay and awarded it a respectable 7/10. If you haven’t yet checked it out, why not do so today? The guys at Riverman have revealed some exclusive new details about their next game, which thankfully isn’t another puzzler. We’re thinking..

News: Fresh Details About Gravitronix

Fresh Details About Gravitronix

Cast your minds way back to the early days of WiiWare. A few developers spilled the beans about the games they were working on. One of those developers who were around at the very beginning were Medaverse with their innovative action/battle game Gravitronix. Heck we first posted about it back in October 2007!

Since then we’ve done an interview with the guys and they’ve even been on TV to talk..

News: Bit.Trip: Beat Coming To WiiWare

Bit.Trip: Beat Coming To WiiWare

What do you get when you cross the arcade classic Pong with a music/rhythm game? The end result would probably be close to Aksys Game's new WiiWare title Bit.Trip: Beat.

Much like Pong, you still move your paddle around by tilting the Wii Remote, but in this unique WiiWare title you'll have to bounce the blocks off your paddle in rhythm with the pumping musical beats the game makes use of. The..

News: Nicalis Updates Cave Story Progress

Nicalis Updates Cave Story Progress

In an entry yesterday on their official blog, Nicalis spoke a little bit about the progress on their upcoming WiiWare title Cave Story. They also let gamers in on a little surprise announcement regarding some additional content for the game as well.

You can check out the relevant quote from the blog entry below to find out exactly what this nice little surprise they have in store for WiiWare fans..

News: DK Games Announces Equilibrio for WiiWare

DK Games Announces Equilibrio for WiiWare

Watch out kids, there’s a new WiiWare game in town! Equilibrio seems to be a simple, but fun game involving a ball rolling around a giant maze full of obstacles at break neck speed. With a low price point promised, 4 player and balance board support this is sure to be a winner we think.

It’s interesting that we are starting to see more and more WiiWare games also coming out on the iPhone,..

News: Neko Porting Two More Playstation 2 Titles To WiiWare

Neko Porting Two More Playstation 2 Titles To WiiWare

The Australian OFLC recently revealed that Neko Entertainment are porting two more of their old Playstation 2 catalogue over to WiiWare, much like Cocoto Fishing Master back in June, which sadly we weren’t too impressed with.

Cocoto Platform Jumper is another game in the Cocoto series, obviously the title makes it clear this is not another fishing adventure! Actually if you check out the video it..

News: Tiki Towers Lined Up For A Christmas WiiWare Launch

Tiki Towers Lined Up For A Christmas WiiWare Launch

Alongside Fun! Fun! Minigolf, the next game to reveal its release date for the pre-Christmas slot of Monday, 22nd December is RealArcade’s Tiki Towers. The price point is confirmed to be only 500 Wii points. The observant among you remember that this was originally scheduled to be released last Monday, but for whatever reason that did not happen.

Some might write this game off as a World of Goo..

News: Fun! Fun! Minigolf Wants To Be In Your Christmas Stocking!

Fun! Fun! Minigolf Wants To Be In Your Christmas Stocking!

If you were wondering what WiiWare game to treat yourself to this Christmas, why not Fun! Fun! Minigolf by Shin’en? (you know, those dudes who made Nanostray on the DS).

If you visit the game website you will see the release dates have now been revealed, which are 22nd December for North America and 2nd January for Europe and Australia. Cutesy minigolf games are often quite good fun and this is..

News: Bobby Carrot Forever Confirmed For WiiWare

Bobby Carrot Forever Confirmed For WiiWare

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If you’ve owned a Samsung mobile phone in the past few years then the name Bobby Carrot will probably ring a bell. German developer FDG Entertainment has so far produced five games featuring this insanely popular buck-toothed character, and the company has recently contacted WiiWare World exclusively to confirm that a version of...

News: Eternity’s Child – Still Alive, Coming in 2009

Eternity’s Child – Still Alive, Coming in 2009

Luc Bernard’s Eternity’s Child is easily one of the most hyped WiiWare releases of all time and despite months of speculation and chatter, it’s still not available. Having heard about release dates ranging from ‘Christmas 2008’ to ‘sometime in 2009’ we decided to get the official word from publisher Alten8 – who also happen to be handling the coding duties, too.

We’ve been told that Eternity’s Child is DEFINTELY still being worked on. The horrendous delay is due to Alten8 having to totally re-code the game in order to avoid the same pitfalls that seemed to blight the PC rele...

News: Icarian: Kindred Spirits - Kid Icarus In All But Name?

Icarian: Kindred Spirits - Kid Icarus In All But Name?

Those of you that possess a fondness for the NES classic Kid Icarus might be interested to learn that Spanish developer Over The Top Games has announced its first title for the WiiWare service, named Icarian: Kindred Spirits. The game appears to be a 2.5D platforming epic and shares many similarities with Nintendo’s legendary title.

Visually...

News: Evasive Space Is Anything But Evasive When It Comes to Screenshots

Evasive Space Is Anything But Evasive When It Comes to Screenshots

Take cover! Media SPLURGE! YUKE’S may have only announced the promising Evasive Space recently but the company is clearly taking no prisoners when it comes to promoting the title, as this flood of screenshots in our gallery proves.

YUKE’S also published this rather nice press release: CHICAGO - Nov. 19, 2008 YUKE’S Company of America today revealed the first set of in-game screenshots and..

News: Bruiser & Scratch Coming To WiiWare In December

Bruiser & Scratch Coming To WiiWare In December

Last week we did an interview with Steel Penny Games about their upcoming WiiWare puzzler Bruiser & Scratch.

Now without further ado Steel Penny have put out a press release stating that their game will be available sometime in December. You can also check out their new Bruiser & Scratch website or see our gallery below to find out more about this upcoming game. The press release follows:..

News: Tiki Towers Coming to WiiWare in December

Tiki Towers Coming to WiiWare in December

Details for a mysterious new WiiWare game called Tiki Towers have been exclusively given to us by RealNetworks along with 10 screenshots which you can see below in our gallery.

It does appear that this game has a hint of World of Goo about it as it also involves construction. Here is the game description: Tiki Towers is a game of construction, destruction, problem solving, and monkeys! You must..

News: High Voltage Confirms Evasive Space For WiiWare

High Voltage Confirms Evasive Space For WiiWare

YUKE’S of America and High Voltage Software are kicking off their working relationship by announcing a new WiiWare game called Evasive Space.

In the game it will be your task to guide Konki through 20 stages of mazes and obstacles in five different environments. Predictably there will be more than a few obstacles along the way, including treacherous landmarks and hostile enemies. A multiplayer..

News: Strong Bad Episode 4: Dangeresque 3 Coming To US WiiWare On Monday

Strong Bad Episode 4: Dangeresque 3 Coming To US WiiWare On Monday

Telltale Games has just announced that Strong Bad Episode 4: Dangeresque 3 will be hitting the US WiiWare service on Monday, November 17th for 1000 Wii Points. They've also included a brand new gameplay video and a whole new set of screen shots that you can check out as well.

We don't currently have much in the way of information on this fifth installment yet, but Telltale Games has has said that..

News: Target Toss Pro Bags Coming To US WiiWare On Monday

Target Toss Pro Bags Coming To US WiiWare On Monday

Well we've just received word from Incredible Technologies that their upcoming WiiWare title Target Toss Pro Bags will be coming to the WiiWare service on Monday, November 17th. The game will be available for download at a cost of 700 Wii Points.

We've just added a couple of new screenshots to the game page and we'll have more information as it becomes available, as well as a full review of the..