Posts Tagged nintendo wii



Tuesday, October 5, 2010 No Comments

NHL SLAPSHOT, EA’s first hockey game for Wii, is loaded with features… and some annoying flaws. There’s four player support, very functional, though occasionally oversensitive controls, a full Peewee-to-Pro mode allowing you to play a career from childhood to the NHL, complete with experience and level-ups, and more. However, teammate AI is surprisingly timid on […]


New Music/Rhythm Title Lets Players Create Their Own Music

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 1 Comment

It looks like there’s yet another new player in the music/rhythm video game and software market. Development studio Zivix recently announced the release of their new music/rhythm game, Jam Party: Be The Music, which it actually calls a Music Creation title. It’s available for Windows-based PCs now, and is likely coming for Xbox 360, Playstation […]


Disney Epic Mickey Releasing This November

Thursday, September 16, 2010 No Comments

Junction Point and Disney Internative Studios announced the release date for their upcoming Mickey Mouse adventure platformer, Disney Epic Mickey, today. The game, currently in development exclusively for Wii, will be releasing in Europe on November 25th, in the UK on the 26th, and in North America on the 30th. Wait. Is that serious? North […]

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Super Mario Bros. Celebrate Their 25th Birthday With Style, And Memory Loss

Tuesday, September 14, 2010 2 Comments

Nintendo is celebrating the 25th birthday/anniversary of one of its most beloved and most prolific characters this week, Super Mario. It was 25 years ago this week that the original Super Mario Bros. debuted in Japan. The plumber-turned-hero have done a lot of princess saving over the years, and so Nintendo decided to celebrate his […]


NHL SLAPSHOT Interview with Rick Brown from Electronic Arts

Tuesday, September 7, 2010 No Comments

With NHL SLAPSHOT, Electronic Arts’ first hockey game for Wii, releasing today, we decided to dig deep into our editing bin to find the complete footage from our interview with the game’s Associate Producer, Rick Brown, which we filmed at Nintendo’s E3 Review Event earlier this summer. This interview gives you the basic run through […]


NHL 2K11 The REAL Hockey Experience on Wii Tour Hits Toronto (w/ video)

Monday, August 23, 2010 No Comments

With NHL 2K11 hitting retailers’ shelves tomorrow, 2K Sports has been pulling all the stops to promote the game by taking it on a tour across North America, complete with special guest visits from real NHL stars. As we mentioned last week, we got to visit the tour as it made its first of two […]


Metroid: Other M Toronto Preview

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 No Comments

In this week’s video, L.E. and Jeff get the low down on Metroid: Other M from the folks at Nintendo of Canada, and get their hands on it as well. And Nathan is nowhere to be found! Where could he be? Click the link to watch!


Nintendo Showcase Metroid: Other M in Toronto

Monday, August 9, 2010 1 Comment

Nintendo of Canada paid a visit to Toronto last Thursday to show off its soon-to-be-released (August 31st) collaborative project with Team Ninja, Metroid: Other M, and Jeff and I were there to check it out. One of two first-party Wii titles not shown at Nintendo’s E3 Review event, Metroid: Other M got its own event, […]


Metroid Prime Trilogy

Tuesday, August 3, 2010 1 Comment

Metroid Prime Trilogy takes the three Metroid Prime games, Prime, Echoes and Corruption. It follows Samus Aran’s discovery of the Space Pirates’ use of the poisonous Phazon element, to her fight against Phazon corruption, and lovingly collects them all on one disc, with Wii Remote support and upgraded graphics added to the first two games. […]


Speculation: Microsoft Will Unveil Kinect Handheld Accessory at E3 2011

Wednesday, June 30, 2010 4 Comments

E3 2010 is barely behind us, but with Kinect releasing this holiday season, and our recent discussion about motion controlled games, I’ve been thinking about the future. Of the three motion control accessories – along with the Wii Remote/Nunchuck and Playstation Move – Kinect is the only one that doesn’t have a physical handheld controller, […]

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