Category:  News

By Micah, October 13, 2011 0 Mario, News

We’ve seen a bit from mari0, but a new video has gone up showing how a Mario game with Portal-type puzzle challenges might just play out.  Lasers, light bridges, weighted cubes, switches, bouncy and slidey fluids and all manner of… Read More »

This week in Nintendo retail releases

By Micah, October 9, 2011 0 3DS, DS, News, Wii

We’re coming into start of the busy holiday release schedule for all systems, when your wallet and free time really starts taking a nasty hit if you’re trying to keep up with everything on every system. So, what do we… Read More »

By Micah, October 9, 2011 0 News, Wii U

Remember all that negative talk about the Wii U? The rumors about the prototypes not working and development stalling or being much more difficult than imagined?  Well, thanks to Peter Moore, COO of EA, we have a much different and… Read More »

By Micah, October 9, 2011 0 3DS, Mario, News

In the constant release of media from Nintendo leading up to the release of Super Mario 3D Land, more clues are popping up.  We’ve only seen 3 of the 8 worlds so far, and now we’ve got a couple more… Read More »

By Micah, October 9, 2011 0 3DS, Capcom, News

In quite the interesting interview with Gamasutra, Tsukasa Takenaka revealed some interesting things about the upcoming Resident Evil: Revelations, out February 7th.  For one, Revelations came about before the 3DS Someone’s always thinking about a new Resident Evil game, or something interesting… Read More »

By Micah, October 6, 2011 0 3DS, 3DS eShop, DS, DSiWare, News, Wii, WiiWare

Honestly, I don’t feel my britches being set on fire to hit up the e-shops this week, but this is what we’ve got.  Horizon Riders for WiiWare looks like it might be an interesting mix of F-Zero racing and shooting,… Read More »

Japan gets another 3DS colour – ‘Ice White’

By Micah, October 6, 2011 0 3DS, News

Not that I’m bitter, but 2 new 3DS variants announced in the same day, and both only confirmed for Japan? Come on…. my black one looks so boring now. Released November 3rd in Japan, the outside is all white and… Read More »

By Micah, October 6, 2011 0 3DS, News

Hopefully this isn’t yet another example of Japan getting an awesome looking exclusive console variant, but it probably is.  Nintendo and Capcom have announced a couple of bundles, selling the slide pad and game together, as well as both of… Read More »

By Micah, October 5, 2011 0 DS, News

File this under: hyperbole.  At the press event for the ‘new’ iPhone 4S, Apple’s Phil Schiller talked about the iPod touch, claiming that: Not only is it the most popular music player in the world, but we’re excited to announce… Read More »

By Micah, October 5, 2011 0 3DS, News

I’ve been keeping half an eye on Skylanders: Spyro’s Adventure, partially because I’m interested in playing it, and partially because I’m fully expecting it to show up in classrooms I teach in come January.  There were a few new screenshots… Read More »