Get ready to get back into the ring because after 15 years, Nintendo is finally giving gamers a new Punch-Out!! title for the Wii. The classic game gets a huge visual update (last time we saw a new Punch-Out!! was in 1994, for the SNES) as well as new features, a new opponent, and new controls.
Today during Nintendo’s keynote at the Game Developer’s Conference, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata announced that the Wii will be seeing several Final Fantasy games on WiiWare and the Virtual Console. For WiiWare, Square Enix will release two games: My Life as a Darklord, the sequel to the hit WiiWare game My Life as King, and [...]
Today, a new update for the Wii is available that will allow you to play games directly from an SD card and also download from the Wii Shop Channel to an SD card. With the update, an SD card menu is added to the Wii’s menu and when launched will display the message: “Welcome to [...]
Sunday, Nintendo hosted an exclusive event for Gold and Platinum members of Club Nintendo where they were given a preview of the DSi, slated to be released in North America on April 5th. At the event the pricing of DSiWare was announced and currently the plan is for all DSiWare to be free or priced [...]
On Friday, Nintendo filed a patent with US Patent and Trademark Office that details various new educational tools aimed at “toddlers and pre-kindergartners, and/or people with disabilities”. Some games shown include matching animal sounds to pictures of the animal, matching numbers to the correct number of objects, picking the letter that three images have in [...]
Today we get one new WiiWare game and two Virtual Console games, instead of just one, which has been the norm lately. And all three of this week’s game are from Hudson, who actually hasn’t released a Virtual Console game in over 5 months due to their focus on WiiWare.
The Legend of Zelda is one of Nintendo’s most cherished franchises. People from all around the world show their tributes to the Legend of Zelda by buying and collecting the games, and other accessories. Even today, the Legend of Zelda has many fans of the series hooked on it’s gameplay and story. Here’s just a brief history on how things started off for this wonderful adventure game…
So after the original Super Mario Strikers did well, Nintendo decided to make a sequel. Was it better or worse?
If you follow Nintendo’s pattern of releasing a new system every 5-6 years, Nintendo is due to release their next console in 2011 or 2012. The NES was released in North America in 1985, followed by the SNES in 1991, the Nintendo64 in 1996 and the GameCube in 2001. With the Wii launched in late [...]
Sorry this is so late, but two games were added Monday, one for the Virtual Console and one WiiWare game.
With the release of the Nintendo DSi just around the corner, the new system is getting its fair share of hype, overshadowing the legacy of the Game Boy and leaving it in the dust. From 1989 to 2005 we have seen screens light up, sound get better and games get release that will last in [...]
The first Nintendo City update in a long time and like many of you we’re happy to see things finally move along. With a new site design and plenty of our old writers coming back to help we’re happy to announce a record breaking twelve new articles/reviews in just one week. It almost brings a [...]
Even Shigeru Miyamoto gets sad sometimes. What causes the iconic game developer, who’s created some of Nintendo’s most popular series including Mario and Zelda, to feel a little blue? Loss of self, it seems. In an interview with Famitsu magazine, he told editor-in-chief Katsuaki Kato how game development at the big N was a sad [...]
Curt Marvis, President of Digital Media at Lionsgate seems to think so. In an interview with The Cut Scene, Marvis said he believes that the Wii could see TV and movie streaming as early as this year. “I think when we see the Wii come into the market with the ability to stream movies, which [...]
‘”Nintendo DSi launches in the United States on April 5, 2009, at an MSRP of $169.99. The colors available at launch will be Blue and Black,”’ Nintendo announced on their website. The DSi is a new version of Nintendo’s popular DS handheld, with new features and all the fun of a NDS in a smaller [...]