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Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 - First Impressions
Sunday, 29 Mar, 2009 – 17:04 | One Comment
Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 - First Impressions

Last year, Konami released PES 2008 on the Wii boasting an entirely unique control system that left many people sceptical and others intrigued. It soon became clear for the people who picked the game up …

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 …

“People are Changing”*
Friday, 27 Mar, 2009 – 13:43 | No Comment

Like our taste in foods, our taste in games can change…

Gooey Money
Friday, 27 Mar, 2009 – 12:00 | No Comment
Gooey Money

Developed in a coffee shop and originally an experimental game idea, World of Goo has shown that indie developers really can compete in the publisher driven gaming industry.
Kyle Gabler and Ron Carmel, the founders of …

Monster Lab Hints and Tips
Thursday, 26 Mar, 2009 – 16:27 | 2 Comments

Needless to say this is a game that was sorely under-promoted by Eidos; much to their shame as there’s enough quality and attention to detail in it that it’s clear the developers at Backbone Entertainment …

“The Fad Console” Marches to 50 Million Sales
Thursday, 26 Mar, 2009 – 12:31 | 2 Comments
“The Fad Console” Marches to 50 Million Sales

IGN reported sales of the Nintendo Wii are expected to surpass 50 million within the next couple of days. Sure enough, today was the day: the announcement was made. This breaks …

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, …

Will the future Wii and DS work together?
Wednesday, 25 Mar, 2009 – 12:00 | No Comment
Will the future Wii and DS work together?

Due to the huge success of both the Wii and DS, it’s obvious that Nintendo are going to release new products in both the handheld and console market.
There are quite a few games that allow …

King of Fighters Collection: The Orochi Saga Review
Tuesday, 24 Mar, 2009 – 15:38 | No Comment
King of Fighters Collection: The Orochi Saga Review

Another excellent collection of Neo Geo classics courtesy of SNK Playmore and Ignition Entertainment.

SNK Arcade Classics Volume 1 Review
Monday, 23 Mar, 2009 – 11:08 | No Comment
SNK Arcade Classics Volume 1 Review

16 Classics from the NEO GEO MVS on one disc.

Ya cannae beat it!

100 Classic Book Collection - Demo Impressions
Sunday, 22 Mar, 2009 – 18:00 | No Comment
100 Classic Book Collection - Demo Impressions

Please note, I have not used the full version, my views are representative of the demo.
Two things make me like this idea:
One, I would love to have what is basically a portable book which can …

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 …

17,000 Members and counting!
Saturday, 21 Mar, 2009 – 21:37 | One Comment
17,000 Members and counting!

I’m very pleased to announce that WiiTalk has now reached the 17,000 member landmark!
WiiTalk HQ!

The 17,000th person to sign up to WiiTalk is Byron XD
The forum continues to grow and grow and it was only …

Little King’s Story (Wii) - due out 24th April
Saturday, 21 Mar, 2009 – 12:00 | No Comment
Little King’s Story (Wii) - due out 24th April

The Harvest Moon series has been going thirteen years now.
There has been at least one version for every Nintendo console.  The premise sounds extremely boring, but the end result is actually a lot of fun.  …