Reinventing the Platformer
Written by FooFan @ Wed, 27/10/10 – 21:14 | One Comment

The platformer is one of the true foundations of gaming. It encompasses everything we enjoy about playing video games with it’s simple to grasp core gameplay, but almost limitless challenge which is left at the …

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Arcade Memories of Youth
Written by Sean Aaron @ Fri, 3/04/09 – 16:30 | 3 Comments
Arcade Memories of Youth

Sometimes you can go back…

Cut Your Grass with a Wii
Written by Sherlock @ Fri, 3/04/09 – 15:07 | No Comment

The Wii’s uses beyond gaming have been well documented, from surgery to rehabilitation. Scientists in Denmark have taken the Wii’s uses into the everyday. PC World says a person can control a …

PS2 to Compete with Wii?
Written by Sherlock @ Wed, 1/04/09 – 13:27 | 2 Comments

Sony has cut the price of the last-gen Playstation 2 console to $99 in North America. Speculation about the reasons for a price cut has left most with one conclusion: Sony has decided that …

Monthly Round-up - March 2009
Written by M_the_C @ Wed, 1/04/09 – 12:55 | One Comment
Monthly Round-up - March 2009

This is a rough chart of review scores for Wii games released in the UK within the month of March.
Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 - 86
MadWorld - 83
Monsters vs. Aliens - 78*
Pikmin (New Play …

Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 - First Impressions
Written by FooFan @ Sun, 29/03/09 – 17:04 | 3 Comments
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 …

“People are Changing”*
Written by Sean Aaron @ Fri, 27/03/09 – 13:43 | No Comment

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

Gooey Money
Written by M_the_C @ Fri, 27/03/09 – 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
Written by Sean Aaron @ Thu, 26/03/09 – 16:27 | 9 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
Written by Sherlock @ Thu, 26/03/09 – 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!
Written by a WiiTalk member @ Wed, 25/03/09 – 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?
Written by M_the_C @ Wed, 25/03/09 – 12:00 | One 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
Written by Sean Aaron @ Tue, 24/03/09 – 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
Written by Sean Aaron @ Mon, 23/03/09 – 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
Written by M_the_C @ Sun, 22/03/09 – 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 …

17,000 Members and counting!
Written by FooFan @ Sat, 21/03/09 – 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 …