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Archive for June, 2006



Excite Truck Preview

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed.One of the most exciting and exhilaratingly games on display for the Wii at E3 in my opinion was Excite Truck, which addresses Nintendo’s neglected genre of racing games. Racing games were a genre that were severely lacking for the GameCube. If you […]

Wii Dev Kits Less Than $2000

Nintendo have announced that the development kits for the Nintendo Wii will cost under $2000. In a recent interview Saturo Iwata announced that the development kits were going to be sold for $1,732. This is great news for future Wii owners and third party developers, as it will allow more third parties to develop games […]

Mecury Coming To Wii

In a updated release list from Ignition Entertainment there is a nice surprise for all future Wii owners, the release of previously Sony exclusive Mercury on the Wii, in two different games both being release by the end of the year hopefully. The games, currently known as, Mercury Meltdown and Mercury Type R, are to […]

Nintendo Registers New Trademarks

Nintendo has recently filed 3 new trademarks at the Japanese Patent Office all relating to the Wii. The trademarks that they have filed are

WiiCulture
WiiPointer
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Very little is known about these trademarks at the minute but there has been a lot of speculation regarding them and what they relate to regarding the Wii. It has been suggested […]

New Need For Speed Carbon Screens

Screens from the latest installment in the Need for Speed series, Need for Speed Carbon, have been published in the most recent issue of Game Informer. From the below screens you can see that the graphics look nice, but bear in mind that these aren’t from the Wii version of the game.

No Microphone For Wii

In a recent interview with American gaming magazine EGM Shigeru Miyamoto and Satoru Iwata stated that there wouldn’t be a microphone in the WiiMote. Miyamoto said that this was because it would increase the price of the console too much to justify the inclusion of a microphone. He is hoping that a headset will be […]

France Dislike Wii?

It seems that the French aren’t as keen on the Wii as the rest of the world. Or at least the French people that visit EA’s French website, as there is currently a poll on the site that shows that the PS3 is more popular in France than both the Wii and the Xbox 360 […]

Wii Sports Airplane

It seems that there will be a new game added to the collection of different games that make up Wii Sports. So far in Wii Sports there is golf, tennis and baseball but now a video has been released on the internet that suggest that now an airplane game is being added to those three.

This […]