Nintendo has also let us know that to coincide with the DSi launch, it is launching the cult favourite ""Rhythm Heaven"" on April 5th. Rhythm Heaven, as the name suggests, is a rhythm music title for the Nintendo DS and has a quirky style, much like t...
February 11, 2009
Nintendo buying up land, the world quivers in fear
While many businesses around the world are trying to keep hold of their money, staff and land. The same cant be said for Nintendo. The company has bought 40,000 square metres of land in its home town of Kyoto costing the company a whopping 12.8 Billio...
February 10, 2009
Update: Capcom appoints THQ as distributor in Australia & NZ
So the rumours were true; Capcom Europe has just informed us that THQ have been appointed as sole distributor in Australia and New Zealand for all Capcom products. Capcom's big titles Resident Evil 5 and Street Fighter IV are still on track, as is De...
January 25, 2009
Indiana Jones whip-swings his way to Wii and DS, soon too
For years now weve been teased with the possibility of another Indiana Jones game, while it was believed that the PS3/360 Version of the game was in the works weve seen nothing from it for a while. Now a trailer for Indiana Jones and the Staff of King...
January 21, 2009
Dead Rising: Chop ‘Til You Drop…chops off a few key features
The latest Nintendo Power magazine has lots of information about the Wii version of Dead Rising, but not all of it is good. To get the bad out of the way, the protagonist (Frank West) has somehow lost the ability to jump and carry an arsenal of destru...
January 20, 2009
Nintendo goes Pokemon trademark crazy, has to catch them all
Nintendo has registered a bunch of new trademarks, 12 of which could be future Pokemon titles. Some of these include Pokemon Red, Green, Blue and Yellow, familiar? Some stranger ones you won't recognise are Black, Brown, White, Gray, Scarlet, Purple a...
January 12, 2009
Gameloft to bring UNO to WiiWare and DSi Ware
UNO, the coloured card game is to be released on WiiWare and DSi Ware. It will be developed by Gameloft who have partnered with Mattel in order to bring the game to DSi and Wii, and have previously developed the an iPhone and iPod Touch version. Vice ...
January 12, 2009
No new Rock Band installment this year, Wii DLC details
Rock Band 2- were yet to get it and it looks like we wont have to be annoyed at Harmonix this year however, as plans for year another incarnation of Rock Band have been iced. A warming thought is that Harmonix are letting Europe and Australia catch up...
December 18, 2008
Take 2 to look into more M Rated content for Wii
Well look what we have here, big old Take 2 has finally taken notice of the huge install base the Wii offers and admits that while some of its brand may not be appropriate for the Wii it must look into getting some Mature or M rated content on the con...
December 10, 2008
The Great Giana Sisters getting revival
The Great Giana Sisters, a game that had to be withdrawn from sale almost as soon as it was released (Due to strong similarites with the Mario Bros. games) is seeing a revival on the Nintendo DS. The game is said to contain more than 80 levels, and co...
December 8, 2008
Club Nintendo US deals with Coins
Well the official Club Nintendo site for the US is up and it says it will be dealing with coins. Coins seem to make more sense than Stars according to Nintendo. (obviously Stars aren't worth money...) The US version of Club Nintendo promises to be mor...
November 24, 2008
UPDATE: ""The Nintendo Experience"" opening December 11th
Nintendo Australia will be opening, in conjunction with EBGames in Swanston Street, what they are calling ""The Nintendo Experience"". The Nintendo Experience is a dedicated Nintendo gaming area above the usual EBGames store, the first of it's kinda i...