During Nintendo’s press conference this morning, Reggie dvelved into the RPG genre, mentioning that an old franchise is making it’s triumphant return on a Nintendo platform in 2010. That title was Golden Sun DS. It’s long been rumoured that a third addition to the Golden Sun franchise would come, but until this morning nothing solid had surfaced. Few details are known at this point, but it seems Golden Sun DS […]

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Nintendo has finally shed some more details on their upcoming Wii video channel “Wii no Ma”, which was announced in late December. The channel will launch for free in Japan on May 1. The Wii no Ma Channel is a joint project between Nintendo and Japanese media giant Dentsu. The service offers programming targeted at a variety of users. Nintendo is taking care of development and management, while Dentsu negotiates […]

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Lego Rock Band was announced yesterday and some more details has surfaced on the official Xbox website. Apart from the usual Rock band gameplay, there will also be rock challenges and an even easier difficulty setting. But can Rock Band get any easier than using only 3 fret buttons? Here are the full details: * Songs you know and love: Rock out to everything from current radio hits to past […]

Nintendo's fancy-pants DSi iteration of the DS looks to be off to a good start - according to figures from Nintendo, the handheld has sold 92,000 units in its first two days on sale in the UK.

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From simple colours to precious gems, the Pokémon series has seen at least 3 core games on every generation of Nintendo’s handheld consoles. For 13 years (going by the Japanese release of Red and Blue) players have been trying to “Catch ‘em all”, with the recent release of Platinum bringing the grand total of core Pokémon games to 14 games, and the total number of obtainable Pokémon to a whopping […]

In his keynote speech at GDC, Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata announced a new Zelda title for the Nintendo DS. It will be called Spirit Tracks, and is to be released later this year. From press release: The new The Legend of Zelda™: Spirit Tracks game that Iwata announced will utilise the intuitive touch control of Phantom Hourglass in an all new adventure that will please longtime Zelda™ fans while keeping […]

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In about a month’s time, the newest addition to the GTA franchise hits Nintendo DSes all over the world, but not until now has a trailer for the game surfaced. And we’ve got it! There’s some gameplay, albeit very little, but tons of artwork and the feeling that this is a true GTA title. The game casts you as Huang Lee, a man out to avenge the murder of his […]

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Pokemon Platinum, essentially Diamond and Pearl’s “Yellow Version”, sees release in the UK on May 22. New features in the latest addition to the RPG series includes enhanced Wi-Fi combat and a “brand new Distortion World, governed by neither time nor space”. There’s also “an all-new Battle Frontier, accessible after defeating the Elite Four”. CVG has more

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Sega has officially confirmed “Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games”. Though methinks it should be “Winter Olympic Games”. The game will be released late 2009 for Wii and DS, and is being developed at Sega Japan” under the guidance of Shigeru Miyamoto”. The Wii version will use the Balance Board for certain events. “We are extremely happy to again team up with Nintendo and ISM on what promises […]

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Rockstar confirms that their recent addition to the GTA series will feature co-op multiplayer gameplay. So far Rockstar have kept mum about the game’s multiplayer modes, but fliers passed around at New York Comic Con confirms “head-to-head and co-op multiplayer mayhem” Said flyer also mentions a replay feature that allows players to replay any completed mission. GTA: Chinatown Wars is released March 17 in the US and March 20 in […]

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