Tag: E3 2007

  • E3 2007 Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 3

    Atari throw us some more information about Namco developed beat-em-up based on the Dragon Ball Z phenom.

    "Dragon Ball Z®: Budokai Tenkaichi 3 takes the lightning fast fighting, flying and action that made its predecessor, DBZ Budokai Tenkaichi 2, last year’s #1 fighting game and takes it to a whole new level with exciting new features. For the first time in Dragon Ball Z® history, the Wii™..

  • E3 2007 Super Swing Golf: Season 2

    Tecmo outline a sequel to their popular arcade/golf title, Super Swing Golf PANGYA! with Super Swing Golf: Season 2

    "Swing into the action with your favorite characters as they return to the island to challenge new courses with all new story and tournament modes. New multiplayer modes have been introduced to keep the party going with friends and family. With completely new customizations,..

  • E3 2007 Nintendo Media Briefing Photos

    Nintendo release some lovely photos from the Media Briefing

    "The remarkable Wii Remote™ and touch screen and voice recognition of Nintendo DS removed the barriers to entry and put video games into the hands of young women, moms, dads and grandparents. Gamers now find they have a whole new population of people willing to join them in their gaming...

  • E3 2007 Rayman Raving Rabbids 2

    Ubisoft outline their "wackier" sequel which just might invole strange laughing, horse play and the abuse of more rabbids.

    "The mischievous bunnies are back in a hilarious sequel that is guaranteed to be even crazier and funnier than the first – and with even more wacky games! They've invaded the world of Rayman®, and now the insane Rabbids have a new objective: invade planet Earth! They have..

  • News Sorry Timmy, No Wii This Christmas

    Following on from last years drama when Ant actually got calls in to the NintendoLife office asking for advice as frantic parents scoured the Internet and high street looking for Wii consoles; Nintendo of America's George Harrison seems to be counting on a sequel.

    In an interview with Reuters at this years E3 Harrison said: "There is no guarantee that we are not going to have 'out-of-stocks' this..

  • E3 2007 SoulCalibur Legends

    Namco show off the new direction for its SoulCalibur franchise, this time the action adventure title Legends.

    "SoulCalibur, the unparalleled weapon based fighting game franchise, reinvents itself as Soulcalibur Legends, a 3rd person action adventure, exclusively for the Nintendo Wii console. Soulcalibur Legends follows the 16th century exploits of...

  • E3 2007 Endless Ocean

    Another new Nintendo title, this time for Wii, Endless Ocean wasn't really mentioned at E3, but Nintendo provided us with assets anyway.

    It seems to be an ocean exploration game, there isn't any other way to explain it! Check out this intriguing video:

  • E3 2007 Mario Party DS

    Nintendo's popular Mario Party franchise will be branching into the handheld market in November.

    Whilst Nintendo haven't published many details about the game yet, we imagine it'll be packed full with the usual set of mini games and party modes. What's clear is that the emphasis will be on the unique DS control system. Check out the teaser video from Nintendo:

  • E3 2007 NiGHTS: Journey Of Dreams

    Sega release alittle more information about the hotly anticipated NiGHTS sequel.

    "As a fantasy jester called NiGHTS, players will fly through Nightopia, a rich and vibrant world where dreams come to life. With the innovative Wii Remote, gamers will experience a heightened sense of gliding, spiraling, and looping through a variety of mystical dream worlds packed with high-flying adventure. Players..

  • E3 2007 Super Smash Bros. Brawl

    Another release date set for the US, Super Smash Bros. Brawl will be released on December 3rd in North America.

    Reggie announced that there will be plenty of new announcements on the Super Smash Bros. Brawl official website over the next coming months. Reggie claimed the game to be the "best in the series". The December 3rd US release date means us UK gamers are unlikely to see the game before..

  • E3 2007 Ghost Squad

    Sega's Ghost Squad is the second named game to use Nintendo's new "Wii Zapper" light gun accessory.

    "SEGA’s top grossing light gun game, Ghost Squad, comes to the Wii™ system and replicates the excitement of the arcade experience in your home! The Ghost Squad is a Special Forces unit established in strict secrecy by the U.N. to combat terrorism and carry out special highly-classified missions..

  • E3 2007 FIFA 08

    Nintendo today announced that FIFA 08 will be playable online and use EA's league and ranking system.

    "FIFA Soccer 08 on the Wii™ makes it easy for the whole family to play and enjoy soccer with a flick of the wrist. Featuring superstar Ronaldinho as the first soccer player created as a unique and playable mini character, you’ll experience soccer in a videogame like you never have before..

  • E3 2007 DK Jungle Climber

    Nintendo release more information about the upcoming jungle platformer staring Donkey & Diddy Kong

    "King K. Rool is up to no good again, and it’s time for Donkey Kong® to swing into action. Simple controls make the game easy and fun to play, so that players of all skill levels can swing and climb their way to new heights. Team up with Diddy Kong® for even more attacks and abilities, or call..

  • E3 2007 The Legend Of Zelda: Phatom Hourglass

    Nintendo's latest Zelda title is set for US release of October 1st, using complete touch controls this is the first Zelda experience of its kind.

    "The Legend of Zelda®: Wind Waker™ closed with Link and Tetra setting sail for waters unknown ... but their story was just beginning, and it continues on the Nintendo DS. When a mysterious fog waylays their band of pirates and leaves Link alone on an..

  • E3 2007 Mario Kart Wii

    Mario Kart Wii is finally official, it'll use a fancy Wii Wheel and more importantly it'll feature online multiplayer action.

    The new version of Mario Kart, due in early 2008, features new vehicles and lets players near and far compete using Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection, Nintendo’s wireless gaming service. Mario Kart launches with the Wii Wheel (name not final), a steering wheel housing for the Wii..

  • E3 2007 Wii Fitness

    Known as "Wii Fit" in the US and "Wii Fitness" in Europe, Nintendo have dived into the health and fitness sector with another brand new Wii product.

    "The hit combination of Wii Sports™ and the Wii Remote™ brought golf swings and tennis serves into people’s homes. Now Nintendo turns the living room into a fitness center for the whole family with Wii Fit and the Wii Balance Board. Family..

  • E3 2007 Wii Balance Board

    Nintendo also unveiled the Wii Balance Board today this accessory will accompany the Wii Fit title.

    The Balance Board is a step pad which will allow realtime detection of steps, twists, push ups and a whole variety of other activities related to the shift of balance across the pads. Accompanied with the peripheral will be Wii software titled Wii Fit which includes a ranged of minigames designed to..

  • E3 2007 Super Mario Galaxy

    Reggie was telling the truth, Super Mario Galaxy Will launch in the US on November 12th, its confirmed.

    "The ultimate Nintendo hero is taking the ultimate step ... into space. Become Mario™ as he traverses a galaxy of gravities, traveling in and out of gravitational fields by blasting from planet to planet. Players experience dizzying perspective shifts as they run upside down through wild..

  • E3 2007 Wii Zapper

    Nintendo unveil their "Wii Zapper" a new accessory designed to house your Wiimote & Nunchuk to transform it into a light gun.

    So far we know this accessory has been designed for use with Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles from Capcom and Ghost Squad from Sega. The accessory will be bundled with a demonstration game similar to Wii Play, the package will retail for only $19.99 (thats £10-15)..

  • E3 2007 Metroid Prime 3: Corruption

    Metroid Prime 3 will ship in August for USA and October for Europe, however there won't be any online multiplayer options.

    Truly feel what it is to be the bounty hunter behind the visor. Players become Samus with the Wii controls. By moving around with the Nunchuk™ and aiming Samus’ gun with the Wii Remote™, players do more than look through the eyes of Samus – they experience a quantum..

  • E3 2007 Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles

    Capcom release a bunch of new information, screenshots and videos for the E3 show.

    "Resident Evil®: The Umbrella Chronicles for the Wii™ video game system from Nintendo will include a two-player co-op mode, for even more intense light-gun style shooting action. Resident Evil® is the highest selling Capcom series with more than 30 million games sold worldwide. "Resident Evil has become one of..

  • E3 2007 European Wii Release Dates

    Metroid to be released in October, Mario Galaxy by the end of the year and Smash Bros Brawl in 2008.

    With the usual flood of information at E3, we've learnt that Metroid Prime 3, Super Smash Bros. Brawl and Mario Galaxy will all see a release in the US before Christmas, sadly this isn't the case for European gamers, here's the latest release list from Nintendo Europe. Big Brain Academy for Wii..

  • News LIVE Nintendo E3 Conference Coverage

    Not long to go now until Nintendo's E3 press conference is into full swing and I'll be here providing you with minute by minute updates of all the action as it unfolds.

    16:31 - just 29 minutes until Nintendo's E3 2007 conference gets underway. The hype around the Internet is at boiling point just now, here's hoping Nintendo don't disappoint. 16:43 - less than 20 minutes to go now until the..

  • E3 2007 EA Line Up

    Electronic Arts have detailed their upcoming titles that will be on display at E3 this year, including some Nintendo goodies.

    "In the next six months, EA will launch the most exciting line up of games in our 25 year history," said EA Games Label President Frank Gibeau. "We’re publishing brand new games like Boogie, Skate and Army of Two, introducing Rock Band and The Simpsons and delivering..

  • News Nintendo E3 Conference Predictions

    Ok, so it’s E3 today. Well - all the big conferences are today anyway. We’ve already seen Microsoft’s conference and Nintendo and Sony’s kick off at 5PM and 7:30PM respectively.

    Theres a lot of speculation over what Nintendo will be showing Wii-wise, so I thought I’d compile a list of the likely titles we’re gonna see later today: Mario Kart Wii - whether it comes out this year like..

  • E3 2007 Sega Line Up

    Sega will be showcasing 13 games at this years E3, with 7 of them making their way onto Nintendo platforms.

    "SEGA’s mission is to publish fun and entertaining games for people wherever and whenever they want to play," said Simon Jeffery, President and COO, SEGA of America. “For some titles like The Golden Compass we’ll provide a compelling and similar game experience across all the major..

  • News E3 2007 Has Landed

    It's E3 Jim, but not as we know it. The new streamline E3 kicks off in Santa Monica, USA and of course, Nintendo will be there.

    To a somewhat surprised games industry, the E3Expo announced a change last year and told the world that from now on E3 was no longer the big glitzy showcase we had come to expect, E3 2007 is the "E3 Media & Business...

  • News Nintendo Commits To E3 2007

    Nintendo emerge as the first major player to commit to next years "downsized" E3 media festival.

    News comes pretty quickly whenever people talk about E3, maybe thats the reason for its downsizing. It seems everything has settled down and the expo is back on track, only missing its large show floor. Nintendo have confirmed there attendance for the show next year, after all whats E3 without a Reggie..

  • News E3 No More, ESA Confirms Changes

    GamesIndustry.biz receive confirmation that E3 is to have radical change in 2007, no longer a single "Mega Show".

    The ESA (Entertainment Software Association) president Doug Lowenstein has today confirmed that the E3 Expo will no longer continue to be the biggest event in the games industry calendar. Instead it will focus on a "more intimate event" that is still in planning. "The world of..

  • News E3, But Not As We Know It?

    GamesIndustry.biz report that changes are afoot with E3 as downsizing rumours are confirmed.

    According to UK site GamesIndustry.biz "senior industry sources" have confirmed that the E3 expo will return in a different form next year", this comes "following a unanimous vote by US publishers". "This year, many of the publishers who hold seats on the board requested that an alternative be found to..