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Nintendo Releases 17/7/09
Friday, 17 Jul, 2009 – 8:51 | One Comment
Nintendo Releases  17/7/09

This week’s Nintendo releases:
 
 
 
A Little Bit of… Puzzle League - 500 points

This is a stripped down version of Planet Puzzle League for DS. It’s a block puzzler which has you connecting blocks of the same colour …

Nintendo Releases 10/7/09
Friday, 10 Jul, 2009 – 12:10 | No Comment
Nintendo Releases 10/7/09

This week’s Nintendo releases
 
 
 
5 Spots Party - 500 points

5 Spots Party is based on a successful “Casual” game that reached number 1 in sales for three weeks on the RealArcade game site.
This development for Nintendo has …

Nintendo Releases 5/6/09
Saturday, 6 Jun, 2009 – 15:21 | No Comment
Nintendo Releases  5/6/09

This week’s Nintendo releases:
 
 
 
Art Style: KUBOS - 500 points
KUBOS is an action puzzle game in which you control a character who climbs cubes to ascend to the floor above. Reach the tenth floor while scoring as many …

Nintendo Releases 29/5/09
Friday, 29 May, 2009 – 14:04 | No Comment
Nintendo Releases  29/5/09

This week’s Nintendo Releases:
 
 
 
Art Style: NEMREM - 500 points

Art Style: NEMREM is a relaxing logic puzzle where the objective is to match coloured panels with spheres of the same colour. Use your stylus to slide the …

Nintendo Releases 22/5/09
Friday, 22 May, 2009 – 20:57 | No Comment
Nintendo Releases  22/5/09

This week’s Nintendo Releases:
 
 
 
Art Style: PiCTOBiTS - 500 points

Your goal in Art Style: PiCTOBiTS is simple: clear large blocks that fall from above (”megabits”) by combining them with “bits” (square blocks) of the same color. Add …

Nintendo Releases 15/5/09
Friday, 15 May, 2009 – 21:31 | No Comment
Nintendo Releases 15/5/09

This week’s Nintendo Releases:
 
 
 
Swords & Soldiers - 1000 points

Swords & Soldiers is a side-scrolling real time strategy game that lets you control all the action on the battlefield easily by using only the Wii Remote. Just …

Nintendo Releases 8/5/09
Saturday, 9 May, 2009 – 14:26 | No Comment
Nintendo Releases  8/5/09

This week’s Nintendo releases:
 
 
 
Master of Illusion Express: Deep Psyche - 200 points

Master of Illusion Express titles offer mind-bending magic tricks pulled from the popular Nintendo DS game. Learn the illusions, practice up and amaze your friends.
Master …

Nintendo Releases 1/5/09
Saturday, 2 May, 2009 – 9:40 | No Comment
Nintendo Releases 1/5/09

We have been treated to additions to all three services this week.
 
 
Bit.Trip: Beat - 600 points
Bit.Trip Beat is a rhythm game that brings retro action into the present, letting you use the motion-sensing Wii Remote controller …

WiiWare and DSiWare Releases 24/4/09
Saturday, 25 Apr, 2009 – 20:45 | No Comment
WiiWare and DSiWare Releases 24/4/09

A helping from two services this week - and none disappoints ;)
 
 
Adventure Island: The Beginning - 1000 points

That’s right, the popular island action game that made its way to numerous game consoles throughout the years is now available …

MotionPlus release date announced!
Tuesday, 14 Apr, 2009 – 14:57 | 4 Comments
MotionPlus release date announced!

Nintendo’s given a firm release date to Wii MotionPlus, with the add-on hitting European stores on June 12, with the US getting the peripheral on June 8.
Wii Sports Resort, the first in-house effort to support …

WiiWare Releases 10/4/09
Friday, 10 Apr, 2009 – 9:49 | One Comment
WiiWare Releases  10/4/09

A title that we’ve all been waiting for…
 
 
 
Bubble Bobble Plus! - 800 points

Bubble Bobble Plus! is a simple yet exhilarating action game where you control the bubble blowing dragons Bub and Bob, trapping enemies in bubbles …

DSiWare and VC Releases 3/4/09
Friday, 3 Apr, 2009 – 7:59 | No Comment
DSiWare and VC Releases  3/4/09

DSiWare has debuted today with a good looking line-up
 
 
 
Art Style: AQUITE - 500 points
Azurio is a single-player puzzle game - You have to shove blocks into a number of columns containing other blocks, attempting …

WiiWare Releases 27/3/09
Saturday, 28 Mar, 2009 – 8:59 | No Comment
WiiWare Releases 27/3/09

A single title released this week. For you poker fans out there, we’ve got an online Hold’ems game
 
 
 
Texas Hold’em Tournament - 500 points
The deck is shuffled, the blinds are in and it’s your move. …

Punch-Out!! Wii trailer released
Friday, 27 Mar, 2009 – 17:00 | One Comment
Punch-Out!! Wii trailer released

Enjoyed the good old days of beating up characters 5 times the size of you? Can’t wait until the series finally comes to Wii? If the above, you’ll love this video:
 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7XAKVxHt9UQ

 
Punch-Out!! Wii is out May …

What can “i” do for you?
Sunday, 22 Mar, 2009 – 10:29 | 3 Comments
What can “i” do for you?

The announcement of the 3rd ‘generation’ Nintendo DS last October caused a great deal of conversation the world over. The system has already taken Japan by storm, selling over half a million units in it’s …