Tag archive for "WiiWare"

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Drop It Like It’s Hot: Tetris Debuts in the eShop

If you were to choose one title that contributed most to the success of the Game Boy, it would probably have to be Tetris. Before you could stuff 150 little monsters in your pocket, Gunpei Yokoi came ...Read More

on December 22, 2011 7:15 PM
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Club Nintendo Starts Offering Games as Rewards

North America's Club Nintendo site has a new look and a few new rewards to choose from. And the rumor that was reported by dozens of game sites over the last week has been confirmed by Nintendo: ...Read More

on December 14, 2011 4:00 PM
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Nintendo Downloads for Memorial Day 5/30/11

It's Memorial Day, but that doesn't stop Nintendo from keeping up with their promise to release their handful of downloadable titles each and every week. This week we have two WiiWare games, a single Virtual Console download, ...Read More

on May 30, 2011 2:30 PM
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BurgerTime HD Looks Fun, Fun, Fun, Fun

She may be too young to remember the first one, but even teenage uber-diva Rebecca Black can see how promising BurgerTime HD looks in this new gameplay trailer.  An updated version of the original 1982 arcade ...Read More

on April 1, 2011 10:00 AM
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Zombii Attack Comes to WiiWare This Spring

Gamers Digital brings the WiiWare exclusive Zombii Attack to Nintendo Wii this Spring. Zombii Attack is an arcade survival game, so you can imagine what you'll be getting yourself into when you jump into the game upon ...Read More

on March 23, 2011 7:30 PM
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Nintendo Weekly Downloads are…Explosive

There may not be many options to choose from in this week's selection of downloadable games for the Wii, but what's available is pretty awesome. In paticular I remember Bomberman Hero being pretty fun, though how much ...Read More

on March 7, 2011 3:00 PM
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Super Meat Boy WiiWare Version Canceled, Studio Developing for 3DS

Team Meat has been tweeting out a ton of interesting information and statistics about how their game is doing and what direction they are heading. For starters, they canceled the WiiWare version of Super Meat Boy but ...Read More

on February 28, 2011 8:30 PM
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Debut Trailer for BIT.TRIP FLUX Looks Glorious, Crotch-Kickingly Difficult

Developer Gaijin Games has released the debut trailer for the final chapter of the fantastic BIT.TRIP series today. Titled FLUX, looks like this one returns to protagonist Commander Video's roots as he heads home. As is ...Read More

on February 1, 2011 8:15 AM
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Frobot Takes You to Funky Town

Okay, wait a second? Rewind this real quick... What's this? A game about a smooth-talking, sexy-swinging "frobot" of cool katt, who is programmed to make love and not war, has to save his five girlfriends (I guess ...Read More

on January 13, 2011 6:45 PM
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THQ and Mattel Form an Alliance

Mattel and THQ are teaming up in a multi-year deal to create games based on what could arguably be called some of the most successful and well known toys of all time. The companies will be dipping ...Read More

on January 5, 2011 11:00 AM
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Ghosts and Robots: First WiiWare Downloads for 2011

Forget 2010. It's over, and I for one am fine with that. Let's not waste any more time and get 2011 started the right way with a batch of new downloadable games for the Wii! This week's ...Read More

on January 3, 2011 12:00 PM
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Super Meat Boy for WiiWare Scrapped

Team Meat has confirmed that the Nintendo WiiWare version of its critically acclaimed puzzler Super Meat Boy has been cancelled. The developers attribute the games cancelled release to the tiny, 40 MB limit that Nintendo imposes on ...Read More

on December 27, 2010 9:00 PM
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New WiiWare Titles Are Available Now

There has been a wide range of new game downloads for WiiWare to come out and in perfect time for the holidays too. Now that we have Christmas out of the way, what do you have planned ...Read More

on December 27, 2010 6:00 PM
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Super Meat Boy May Never Come to the Wii

The team behind Super Meat Boy has announced through twitter that the WiiWare version will not be happening. Size issues are mostly to blame, but the team is also looking to a retail version of Super Meat ...Read More

on December 24, 2010 4:00 PM
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Nintendo Downloads: Week of 12/20

It is only a few days before Christmas, and this week's batch of Nintendo downloads are definitely worth taking a look at. Arriving on the Virtual Console this week is none other than Mario Party 2. Sure, ...Read More

on December 20, 2010 1:45 PM
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Cave Story Now Available on DSiWare

The wonderful Cave Story is already available on PC and Wii, but now this week you can pick it up on your DSi as well through the DSiWare store! Cave Story is an absolutely delightful game and ...Read More

on November 29, 2010 11:00 AM
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Nintendo Greets Winter With New Games and Demos

Winter is fast approaching, and for some people is already here. Black Friday I typically try to stay in my house and keep the door locked, and venture outside as little as possible. Prometheus stole us fire ...Read More

on November 22, 2010 12:45 PM
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Nintendo Downloads: Week of 11/15

This week we are looking at three downloads releasing for DSiWare, and two downloads for WiiWare. This is definitely one of the weaker weeks Nintendo has pulled off in recent memory. Only five titles, and only one ...Read More

on November 15, 2010 2:30 PM
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Pixeline and the Jungle Treasure is Coming to App Store

Are you looking for a new iPhone game to get your hands on this winter? Well, Pixeline and the Jungle Treasure may be one that is right up your alley. This adventure, 2D side-scroller is developed by ...Read More

on November 8, 2010 4:45 PM
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Retro City Rampage has a New Trailer, Free Mixtape

This past week, the one-man studio over at VBlank has been highlighting the fantastic music to be featured in the upcoming WiiWare title, Retro City Rampage, topping it off today with a huge gameplay trailer and downloadable ...Read More

on October 30, 2010 1:30 PM
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Nintendo Downloads: Week of 10/18

This week's Nintendo downloads on both Wii and DS is highlighted by the Virtual Console release of Final Fantasy Mystic Quest. How many of you reading this are Final Fantasy fans? Probably like 90% of you. The ...Read More

on October 18, 2010 1:10 PM
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Nintendo Downloads: Week of 10/4

Arriving for download today at noon EST are two DSiWare titles, two WiiWare titles, and one Virtual Console title. The lineup is highlighted by Fatal Fury 3 for NeoGeo and lowlighted by a game rated EC (Early ...Read More

on October 4, 2010 10:00 AM
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Interview: Retro City Rampage Creator Talks RCR, Indie Development, and More

I recently had the opportunity to speak with the creator of Retro City Rampage, Brian Provinciano of Vblank Entertainment, who shed some light on the Grand Theft Auto style, 8-bit, retro parody mash-up that won Best Indie ...Read More

on September 24, 2010 2:30 PM
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Labor Day WiiWare and DSiWare Releases

It's Labor Day, but Nintendo's weekly downloadable releases takes no day off. This week's highlight is SAMURAI SHOWDOWN III for NEOGEO. You're not a fighting game fan? Well, hopefully you'll find something you like among the 5 ...Read More

on September 6, 2010 2:58 PM
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Nintendo Download: Paper Worlds And Some

A handful of games are releasing this week via Nintendo Download. As usual, some games sound and look great, while others are as appealing as a pile of dookie on a sterling silver platter. The award-winning And ...Read More

on August 23, 2010 12:06 PM
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Nintendo Downloads: This Week’s ‘Amazing’ Releases

Another week and we're blessed with the abundantly rich lineup of Nintendo releases for both the Wii and the DSi. A lot of what's on the list might be considered shovelware to some [erherm] me [/eherm], but ...Read More

on August 9, 2010 11:19 AM
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My Back Hurts, How About Yours? Massage it on WiiWare

Publisher and Software developer, Microforum Ltd. announced the release of its massage simulator puzzle game, Enjoy Your Massage!, which will ...Read More

on July 27, 2010 8:00 AM
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Nintendo Downloads Kick it Old School This Week

If you like old school title Solitare which may possibly pre-date mankind itself, you'll love 24/7 Solitare releasing for DSiWare this week. This re-hash of the card game classic includes over 24 different ways to play your ...Read More

on July 12, 2010 12:30 PM
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Let Independence Day Settle With New Nintendo Downloads

The sounds of Independence Day may be finally over, but the day of new releases has arrived. Nintendo fans now have some new arrivals to look forward to for Wii and Nintendo DSi systems. The fast-paced action ...Read More

on July 5, 2010 8:55 PM
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Nintendo’s Summer Lineup Adds Fun for Everyone

Nintendo fans have a lot to be excited about this summer. A breadth of new titles are now available on the  Wii and the Nintendo DSi. These titles are being brought to you from assorted Nintendo services: ...Read More

on June 28, 2010 5:44 PM