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Yet Another Sequel!
Friday, 8 Oct, 2010 – 20:33 | One Comment
Yet Another Sequel!

Written by Lepruk86 and posted in the forums

Whose fault is it that our once worshipped gaming heroes become run-of-the-mill characters that descend in to worthlessness simply because their are too many games released within a …

BBC to Launch iPlayer Channel on Wii
Friday, 13 Nov, 2009 – 12:49 | 6 Comments
BBC to Launch iPlayer Channel on Wii

It has been announced today (Friday 13th November) that the BBC intend to launch a dedicated iPlayer Channel for the Wii on November 18th 2009.
No doubt we shall all receive a message from Nintendo inviting …

Golden Joystick Awards 2009 - the Results
Friday, 30 Oct, 2009 – 14:56 | 6 Comments
Golden Joystick Awards 2009 - the Results

Officially the world’s largest annual gaming awards ceremony, with 1.2 million voters this year, the Golden Joysticks have been announced today, October 30th.
With categories covering all aspects of gaming, expect some surpises as well as …

Pay-to-Play, Yay or Nay?
Thursday, 27 Aug, 2009 – 11:54 | 9 Comments
Pay-to-Play, Yay or Nay?

Written by Lepruk86
Following the news that, in Japan, players will have to pay to play online in Monster Hunter 3 for the Wii, it got me thinking and I feel more and more like we …

Guitar Hero: On Tour - Modern Hits Review
Tuesday, 25 Aug, 2009 – 10:31 | No Comment
Guitar Hero: On Tour - Modern Hits Review

Format: DS and DS Lite
Price: £29.99
Wi-Fi: Yes, but only DS to DS.
Multiplayer: 1-2
Age: 12+
Developer: Red Octance, Vicarious Visions, Activision
Publisher: Activision
 
Wow, what a mouthful of a title. Guitar Hero: On Tour – Modern Hits is the …

Super Smash Bros. Review
Friday, 7 Aug, 2009 – 11:35 | 2 Comments
Super Smash Bros. Review

Format: Wii Virtual Console
Price: 1000 points (£10)
Wi-Fi: No
Players: 1-4
Age: 7+
Developer: Nintendo
Publisher: Nintendo
The epic game that was Super Smash Bros., returns to the Nintendo console on Virtual Console. The game consists of the best main characters …

Should Wii Complain?
Friday, 10 Jul, 2009 – 11:52 | 2 Comments
Should Wii Complain?

Written by Lepruk86

I still notice a lot of disgruntled *core* gamers moaning and whining about the Wii’s line-up. I find it hard to believe this far into the development of the console that people aren’t …

Icarian: Kindred Spirits Review
Sunday, 28 Jun, 2009 – 10:56 | One Comment
Icarian: Kindred Spirits Review

Written by MilkyMalky
Name: Icarian: Kindred Spirits
Format: WiiWare
Price: 1,000 Wii Points (£7.00 from Wii Shop Channel)
Publisher: Over The Top Games
Genre: Platformer
PEGI Rating: 7+
Players: 1-2
I’ll be honest with you, this game sort of crept up on me …

Guitar Hero: Metallica, Review
Monday, 8 Jun, 2009 – 16:36 | One Comment
Guitar Hero: Metallica, Review

Format: Wii
Price: Game alone - £35, with guitar - £75.
Wi-Fi: Yes
Players: 1-4
Age: 12+
Developer: Activision

The legendary metal band Metallica, and the great concept of a Guitar Hero game makes it a must buy, yes? …

NPC: Mario Power Tennis - Review
Thursday, 9 Apr, 2009 – 16:36 | No Comment
NPC: Mario Power Tennis - Review

Title: New Play Control!: Mario Power Tennis
Format: Wii (originally for Gamecube)
Price: £29.99
Wi-Fi: No
Players: 1-4
Age: 3+
Developer: Nintendo / Camelot
Mario Power Tennis was a phenomenon and sparked a new era in gaming tennis when it was …

House of the Dead: Overkill - Review
Monday, 6 Apr, 2009 – 11:19 | 2 Comments
House of the Dead: Overkill - Review

Title: House of the Dead: Overkill
Format: Wii
Price: £34.99
Wi-Fi: No
Players: 1-4
Age: 18+
Developer: SEGA

SEGA’s House of the Dead was one of the finest arcade shooters back in the day, but now we’ve moved on, …

WW + VC games finally playable on SD card!
Wednesday, 25 Mar, 2009 – 17:57 | 3 Comments
WW + VC games finally playable on SD card!

Hooray, at long last, Virtual Console and WiiWare games have become available to play when they’re on your SD card via a Wii system update. This has only been announced in the past 10 minutes, …

Flash-Based WiiWare Games on the Horizon?
Tuesday, 17 Mar, 2009 – 9:24 | 4 Comments
Flash-Based WiiWare Games on the Horizon?

That’s the buzz on the wire this morning following a possible leak by an over-enthusiastic developer.
Tyrone Rodriguez, who blogs for Nicalis, an independant WiiWare developer, has claimed that at a secret developer summit with Nintendo …

Monster Hunter Wii to have Online Fees
Thursday, 12 Mar, 2009 – 9:31 | 9 Comments
Monster Hunter Wii to have Online Fees

The upcoming Japanese port of Monster Hunter G on the Wii will have an initial 2 week trial period followed by fees to play online! It has not yet been announced if this will apply …

Wii Price Due to Increase in UK
Wednesday, 11 Mar, 2009 – 20:02 | 5 Comments
Wii Price Due to Increase in UK

Nintendo have announced that due to the low value of the UK Pound, they have no option left but to increase the price of the Wii in the UK by an additional £18-£20, They claim …