Category:  News

By Micah, July 12, 2011 0 News, Wii

Speaking to GiantBomb at the summer showcase EA had last week, Criterion creative director Alex Ward spilled the beans on where Burnout Crash was originally heading. “The original version started on the Wii, and it was a user-created game where… Read More »

By Micah, July 12, 2011 0 News, Wii U

Dude Huge, CliffyB, or just regular ‘ol Cliff Bleszinski.  The driving force behind Epic Games’ Unreal Tournament and Gears of War series.  But much more importantly than that, behind the Unreal Engine.  It doesn’t matter if you know what the… Read More »

By Micah, July 12, 2011 0 News, Wii U

Do you remember at E3 when Ken Levine was part of the Nintendo reveal of the Wii U?  And everyone went a little crazy, assuming this meant Bioshock or something of that nature was in the works for Nintendo’s new… Read More »

By Micah, July 12, 2011 0 3DS, DS, News

If you’re anything like me, and I’m willing to bet you are, the one massive glaring problem with 505 Games’ Cooking Mama series was that you were stuck in a kitchen.  I mean, sure, that’s where you would expect your… Read More »

3DS Video Service, actually going live! (In Europe)

By Micah, July 11, 2011 0 3DS, News

Forgive me for my cynicism, but I simply don’t trust Nintendo to properly deliver when it talks about online.  I love the company, I love the games, but they just haven’t really figured it out yet.  There are inklings towards… Read More »

By Micah, July 7, 2011 0 3DS, DS, News, Wii

A pretty light week on the consoles: Wii Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 – July 12th UFC Personal Trailer – July 12th   DS Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 – July 12th Ben 10… Read More »

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

In my look at the second phase of the 3DS launch, I praised the free version of Excitebike we got as the first title released in the ‘3D Classics’ lineup, where Nintendo takes games from the back catalog and remixes… Read More »

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

There was a mini explosion of fury over the revelation last week of the single save file in Capcom’s newest 3DS title Resident Evil: The Mercenaries 3D.  Aside from a bit of an unwieldy title, they made the decision to… Read More »

What we know about Super Mario on the Wii U

By Micah, July 5, 2011 0 Mario, News, Wii U

Well, we know it’s being made.  After that we don’t know much.  But, there are a few things that have come out in an interview with Yoshiaki Koizuma that might give us half a clue.  Or perhaps a third of… Read More »

Club Nintendo 2011 Rewards – Really guys?

By Micah, July 4, 2011 0 Club Nintendo, News

Two years ago, platinum members of Club Nintendo, meaning you managed to amass 600 or more coins in a July-June time frame registering games and systems and taking surveys, you were sent a pretty nice Mario hat.  Last year, a… Read More »