Category:  Wii

3DS Back on top in Japan – Sales for the week!

By Micah, September 22, 2011 0 3DS, DS, Kirby, News, Wii

Let’s take our weekly look at Media Creates hardware numbers, shall we? Let’s try a new format, with last week in ().  Evidently of those 36 thousand PS3s sold, some 20,000 of them were special edition Tales of Xillia consoles. 3DS:… Read More »

By Micah, September 20, 2011 0 News, Wii, Zelda

Coming from our friends over at GameInformer comes a couple of new videos. The first gives us a look at the Edin Volcano location The second shows a bit of hunting for treasure, and cuts out right before the interesting… Read More »

By Micah, September 16, 2011 0 3DS, 3DS eShop, DS, DSiWare, MegaMan, News, Wii, WiiWare

Yes, I know it’s the 16th.  Shush. Too busy playing MegaMan, which is by far the best release this week.        3DS Virtual Console MegaMan – 1 player – GameBoy – $3.99 It’s MegaMan.  On the GameBoy.    … Read More »

Japanese Hardware Sales Sep 5-11th

By Micah, September 14, 2011 0 3DS, DS, News, Wii

So, the 3DS has finally lost the lead spot for hardware sales, thanks to a very strong showing from the PS3.  Still, if it can clip along at 50,000 units/week until the expectedly strong holiday season, we should be hitting… Read More »

By Micah, September 9, 2011 0 Kirby, Previews, Wii

We’ve talked about Kirby: Mass Attack for the DS and how wonderful I expect it to be based on my impressions of it at the Penny-Arcade Expo in Seattle last weekend.  So, how about the more traditional Kirby’s Return to Dreamland?… Read More »

By Micah, September 8, 2011 0 3DS, DS, Kirby, Previews, Wii

    Kirby was at Penny-Arcade Expo in Seattle in force.  Sadly, I did not survive the encounter. But on the plus side, before I was swarmed by the Kirby bean-bags, I was able to play his new games!  Both… Read More »

By Micah, August 17, 2011 0 News, Wii

Remember when Guitar Hero and Rock Band were massive sales juggernauts?  Then Guitar Hero decided to bring out ridiculous numbers of band-specific titles and iterations?  Then the genre died a horrible death because it was being ground into the earth?… Read More »

By Micah, August 17, 2011 0 News, Wii

File this under ‘damn Europeans’, as after the release of Xenoblade on August 19th, Nintendo UK has confirmed that The Last Story and Pandora’s Tower will be coming to Europe.  We had heard rumors, but now it’s for sure. Those who are anticipating the… Read More »

By Micah, August 17, 2011 0 Wii, Zelda

I’m not really entirely sure what else to say here.  Umm… It’s out November 18th in Europe. So. Buy it? I will.

By Micah, August 17, 2011 0 News, Wii

I see you there.  Staring wistfully at your 5-year-old Wii.  You wish it had something new, you want a redesign, something to really excite you, to tide you over until the Wii U next year. Well, don’t worry, Nintendo has… Read More »