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News: Hudson's Upcoming WiiWare Games Revealed

Hudson's Upcoming WiiWare Games Revealed

News splurge! We’d only just finished our morning cup of coffee here at WiiWare World towers when our good friends at Hudson gave us exclusive screenshots and information for their upcoming WiiWare line-up for Europe (and hopefully North America at roughly the same time).

After the excellent Alien Crush Returns which came out this week for both North America and Europe it seems that Hudson can do..

News: Family Glide Hockey Coming To WiiWare

Family Glide Hockey Coming To WiiWare

Aksys Games has announced yet another unique sports title they have coming to the WiiWare service as the follow-up to their first WiiWare offering Family Table Tennis. Family Glide Hockey brings all the fun of air hockey to WiiWare complete with 4 player action and a wealth of engaging mini-games.

Below is the official press release from Aksys Games regarding the announcement, as well as a few key..

News: Gradius Rebirth Gets ESRB Rated

Gradius Rebirth Gets ESRB Rated

Here's a bit of good news for all you shooter fans out there who've been anxiously awaiting word that Konami's hit WiiWare shooter Gradius Rebirth would be seeing a release outside of Japan.

According the the ESRB website, Gradius Rebirth has now been officially ESRB rated E for Everyone, which means it could be hitting the US WiiWare service soon. Time to get those trigger fingers loosened up and..

News: Lonpos Comes to Europe

Lonpos Comes to Europe

Australia's OFLC has revealed yet another upcoming WiiWare game for PAL regions - Lonpos.

The game, developed by Genki, was released in Japan way back in March as one of the WiiWare launch titles. It's a pretty simple puzzle game where you try to fit oddly-shaped puzzle pieces into a board - There's only one solution though, as the pieces will end up being a tight fit, filling the entire board..

News: Cue Sports: Snooker vs. Billiards Coming To WiiWare In November

Cue Sports: Snooker vs. Billiards Coming To WiiWare In November

Hudson hopes to continue their successful run of WiiWare titles with the upcoming release of their Cue Sports: Snooker vs. Billiards WiiWare title. The official Japanese site is now live for anyone that wants to check it out, but keep in mind the majority of the site is in Japanese.

Hudson have told us that they expect the game to see a US and European release sometime in November. They've also..

News: New Screenshots for Bang!

New Screenshots for Bang!

We just got word from the guys at Engine Software regarding their upcoming WiiWare puzzler known simply as Bang! The game is now in the final stages of being checked by Nintendo so it should not be too long before we can all get to check it out for ourselves.

We have been informed that there were some delays due to improve the 2-player mode and add other refinements to make for a better game..

News: Digital Leisure Announces Sudoku Challenge!

Digital Leisure Announces Sudoku Challenge!

Fresh off the release of their first WiiWare title The Incredible Maze comes an announcement from Digital Leisure of yet another title they have coming to the WiiWare service later this year. Sudoku Challenge! will be the next title from the company and is set to be released sometime in November 2008 at a tentative cost of 500 Wii Points.

Sudoku Challenge! will feature: Three Difficulty..

News: Mart Racer To Bring Supermarket Sweep Excitement To WiiWare

Mart Racer To Bring Supermarket Sweep Excitement To WiiWare

Ever wished that you could take part in a trolley dash like on that old TV game show Supermarket Sweep? If so, all your dreams have come true because Joju Games have created such a game just for you!

Yes friends, Mart Racer is the game you have been waiting for! Here are more details from the guys at Joju Games: Mart Racer is an upcoming game for WiiWare. Compete against your friends to see who..

News: Is WayForward's LIT Going To Light Up Our Lives Soon?

Is WayForward's LIT Going To Light Up Our Lives Soon?

Before the WiiWare service kicked off back in May we picked up on a whole list of games, some which finally came out such as Plattchen and others which just seem to be in development hell like Gravitronix. WayForward Technologies were another company who let a few things slip on their future intentions with a interesting sounding title called LIT and a remake of their Game Boy Color game Shantae. After that there was silence!

The silence has finally been broken as this month’s Nintendo Power features some exclusive info about LIT as detailed below. Our contact at WayForward (of Contra 4 DS fame) told us we would start to see m..

News: Get Ready to Brave the Dangers of Planet Pachinko

Get Ready to Brave the Dangers of Planet Pachinko

A while ago the ESRB rated a mysterious new WiiWare game called Planet Pachinko, indicating it would be released on WiiWare in the west. Pachinko is an unbelievably popular Japanese arcade game in which you throw coins or balls into a machine and hope they bounce off of pegs into certain slots or cups at the bottom.

Of course we assumed that this game would be just that - Pachinko on WiiWare. The..

News: Introducing High Voltage Hot Rod Show for WiiWare

Introducing High Voltage Hot Rod Show for WiiWare

After High Voltage Software’s success with Gyrostarr on WiiWare, it is good to see them continuing to support the service with a new game simply called High Voltage Hot Rod Show. Unlike Gyrostarr this game will be a full on racing game, it looks like ExciteTruck from a overhead angle.

There is still no confirmation from the studio on Animales de la Muerte yet, rumours have been flying about that..

News: Marvelous Bringing Discipline To WiiWare

Marvelous Bringing Discipline To WiiWare

Marvelous Entertainment has recently announced that they will soon be bringing a game simply entitled Discipline to the WiiWare service.

Not much is currently known about the title other than a few facts released by the company during their press conference announcing the game. The game takes place inside of a high security prison called "Discipline" and requires the player to take part..

News: More Bit Generations Games Coming To WiiWare

More Bit Generations Games Coming To WiiWare

After the surprise release of Art Style: Orbient on WiiWare last week the in North America, it will probably come as no surprise to discover that more of the GBA series of bit Generations games should find their way to WiiWare. The question is which ones will make it first?

Worry not inquisitive reader as the Australian OFLC ratings body has...

News: Official Cave Story Site Goes Live

Official Cave Story Site Goes Live

It's only been a few days since the game's announcement, but the official site for Cave Story is now live.

At the moment, the site includes some screenshots, wallpapers, information, and even a blog which will be updated regularly with news about Cave Story and other things. The game's creator, Pixel, even responds to some of the blog posts in Japanese! The game is expected to be launched on..

News: WiiWare Announcement Blowout - Bubble Bobble, Rainbow Islands and More

WiiWare Announcement Blowout - Bubble Bobble, Rainbow Islands and More

Shortly ater the recent press conference in Japan, Nintendo released a few lists of upcoming games. While they already announced their new DS and Wii games, they didn't announce any WiiWare games during the conference, which means that the WiiWare list would most likely be very interesting.

As it turns out, it is - a whopping 50 WiiWare titles by...

News: More Informaton On Boingz From RealNetworks

More Informaton On Boingz From RealNetworks

Although the following press release contains the word 'casual' far too many times for our liking, we have to admit we're pretty optimistic about RealNetworks' Boingz. A WiiWare exclusive that promises to captivate players with bendy little creatures and unique motion sensitive gameplay, this game might just give World of Goo a run for its money. See below the fold for some screenshots from this upcoming game.

Boingz to soon be available as Real’s first WiiWare title SAN FRANCISCO - October 3, 2008 - From Nintendo’s Fall Media Summit, digital entertainment services provider RealNetworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNWK) today announced Boingz, its first WiiWare g..

News: New WiiWare Game: Let's Catch

New WiiWare Game: Let's Catch

Sega has now gone live with the official site for their upcoming WiiWare title Let's Catch. The game will simulate a real life game of catch in which the player uses the Wii Remote to simulate both the throwing and catching of the ball. The game will also feature several challenges that up to 4 players can take part in that range from trying to throw the ball with the highest velocity to target challenges. There's even a game of Hot Potato where the potato is actually a time bomb. You don't want to be the one to catch the bomb when the timer reaches "0" obviously. According to the official site, the game will feature full Mii support and will retail for 1000 Wii Points.

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News: New WiiWare Games: Cave Story And Boingz

New WiiWare Games: Cave Story And Boingz

We got a pleasant surprise in a recent press release sent to us from Nintendo. Aside from all the other news such as Wii Music, a new Punch-Out!!, and Sin & Punishment 2 which are coming to the Wii there was also some fresh info about WiiWare for a change!

We knew all about Tetris Party, Strong Bad Episode 3 and World of Goo, but we were surprised to hear confirmation that the rumour that the..

News: BPM Racing Gets the Green Light For WiiWare

BPM Racing Gets the Green Light For WiiWare

Here’s an interesting press release we received today from a company called YUKE’s Company of America about their upcoming WiiWare game BPM Racing:

BPM Racing Gets the Green Light YUKE'S Company of America To Bring Innovative Rhythm Racing Title To WiiWare CHICAGO - Sept. 30, 2008 YUKE'S Company of America, the U.S. publishing arm of Japanese game developer YUKE'S Company Limited, today..

News: Eternity's Child Delayed - Sequel Announced!

Eternity's Child Delayed - Sequel Announced!

Our good friend Luc Bernard has just sent word that the WiiWare version of Eternity's Child will be slightly delayed due to difficulty in porting the game over from the PC version. Luc has told us that Alten8, the publisher of the WiiWare version of the game, has someone working on the project full time in order to get it ready for release hopefully by the end of the year.

He's also told us that the WiiWare version of Eternity's Child will have an added Challenge Mode where players can play through levels that were created by gamers using the PC version's level...