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Tuesday9th Apr 2024

Thursday15th Feb 2024

Sunday11th Feb 2024

  • Poll Box Art Brawl - Duel: Inazuma Eleven Strikers

    Cover goals

    It's the weekend and that can only mean one thing, it's time for another edition of What Are You Pla- wait, no, not that one. It's time for another edition of Box Art Brawl! Before we kick off this week's match-up, let's take it back to last time when we looked at the Virtual Boy's Jack Bros. For such a rare game, this was a pretty...

Friday29th Dec 2023

Monday27th Nov 2023

Sunday22nd Oct 2023

  • Poll Box Art Brawl: Wario Land: Shake It!

    Shake it off, shake it off, woo-ooo-OOO!

    Welcome back to another edition of Box Art Brawl, folks! Naturally, before we see who we've got entering the ring this week, let's see how things went down last time, shall we? Professor Layton and the Unwound Future was our pick of the week and we had three variations battle it out to claim victory...

Thursday14th Sep 2023

Tuesday29th Aug 2023

Friday21st Jul 2023

Wednesday5th Jul 2023

Friday9th Jun 2023

Saturday3rd Jun 2023

Monday29th May 2023

Sunday28th May 2023

  • Random Console Modder Creates A Fully Functional "Wii XL"

    Move over, 3DS XL

    There's a huge scene online invested in modding and recreating Nintendo's past systems in all sorts of weird and wonderful ways, and the latest video doing the rounds is a "Wii XL" project. Yes, move aside 3DS XL, because there's a new and much bigger system on the block. Modder and YouTuber Jon Bringus (Bringus Studios) thought...

Friday12th May 2023

Friday5th May 2023

  • News Wii Sports Officially Inducted Into The Video Game Hall Of Fame

    Rare's FPS GoldenEye 007 didn't make the cut

    Update [Fri 5th May, 2023 00:25 BST]: The 2023 inductees for The Strong Museum 'World Video Game Hall of Fame' have now been revealed and Wii Sports has officially been selected. It was picked alongside Barbie Fashion Designer, Computer Space and PlayStation's hit, The Last of Us. Unfortunately, games...

Sunday16th Apr 2023

Monday10th Apr 2023

Sunday9th Apr 2023

Tuesday28th Mar 2023

Tuesday31st Jan 2023

Thursday26th Jan 2023

Monday16th Jan 2023

  • Random Early Build Footage Of Unreleased DS de Blob Game Surfaces Online

    The blob that never was

    In a time before Splatoon, de Blob was the big name in spreading colourful ink around town. Unlike Nintendo's inky shooter, the series saw you take control of a colour-absorbing ball which would complete various challenges by spreading paint across a monochromatic landscape. You might remember de Blob on the Wii, its sequel...

Thursday12th Jan 2023

  • Random Twitch Chat Beats "Every Single Sport" In Wii Sports

    It even got a home run in baseball

    We've seen Twitch chat beat games like Pokémon and even The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, but how about a more active game? Over the holiday break, Twitch and variety streamer GappyV decided to invent the ultimate test - creating code that converted basic messages into Wii Remote and Nunchuk inputs to see...

Wednesday11th Jan 2023

Sunday4th Dec 2022

Thursday24th Nov 2022

  • Random Move Over Apple, You Can Run Mac OS On The Wii

    Old meets older

    The Wii is now 16 years old. That might be enough to set you off on a certain existential crisis, true, but we can all take comfort in the fact that people are still discovering new things that the console is capable of. Take Pierre Dandumont for example, who has finally managed to answer the age-old question - could you get a Wii to...

Monday21st Nov 2022

  • Video The Wii Is Now Old Enough To Drive

    The Wiil of Time

    While we were all caught up with the Wii U turning ten over the last week, there was also a big anniversary for the Wii which turned a wrinkle-inducing, hair-greying, grand total of 16 years old! Yep, that's right, the Wii is now old enough to drive. Once you have finished staring off into space at the sudden realisation of how...

Monday7th Nov 2022