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SEGA making it a mad mad MADWORLD

SEGA’s new Wii exclusive title MadWorld is getting some flak for its ultra violent game play. Really? Someone is upset about violence in a video game? We’ve been through this already, but apparently the controversy over this game is reaching new highs with various newspapers taggin it as ‘the title…

Wii-kly Update: More TurboGrafx16

Charming. Suave. Awesome. No I’m not describing myself, but the character, Strong Bad, from this weeks WiiWare title – Strong Bad Episode 1: Homestar Ruiner. After reading the titles description I’m still confused as to what the hell the game is, but this Strong Bad dude sounds badass. Virtual Console…

Wii-kly Update: 2 Weeks of Updates

Ok so I missed last weeks update, which has another NEOGEO title and a TurbroGrafx16 title. Never thought I’d hear those words again. WiiWare has basically a crazy version of Beer Pong called Pong Toss-Frat Party Games. It’s called Frat Party Games I’m sure those smart kids in college won’t…

Consoles dead in 10 years? Just another Wild Tangent

At the Casual Connect Game conference in Seattle this past week, WildTangent’s fearless leader, Alex St John is predicting that consoles will be dead in 10 years or as he put it “extinct” by 2020. Of course if the Mayan calendar has anything to say about it, it’ll be more…

Wii-kly Update: Pirates or Aliens?

In the age old battle between pirates and ninjas – I’m going pirates. Wenches, mead, booty, ships, guns, parrots, and wenches, for me, out weighs the constant training a ninja has to do. It also wins in this weeks update to the WiiShop. For WiiWare we have Pirates: The Key…

Wii teams up with FujiFilm for a photo service

Nintendo has teamed up with Fujifilm to offer a new online photo service. The new feature allows console users to upload and print photos via the old www, of course. Users will be able to create and order individual prints, photo albums and name cards that can show a photo…

Wii Update: Virtual Console + WiiWare

A game where you play “rock, paper, scissors” to defeat the enemy (sounds intense, but I guess that’s about as intense as it got in the 80’s), high speed ships attacking aliens and a good ole fashion side-scrolling-hand-to-hand-combat action game enter the Virtual Console and WiiWare this week. For full…

Attn: Geeks! The Wii Storage Issue Will Be Addressed

Nintendo is running into some storage complaints and misunderstandings. People are saying the 512Mb of flash memory isn’t enough for their saved games and downloadable content and with the launch of WiiWare the space is running thin. Now, the misunderstanding part – Nintendo’s Managing Director of Marketing, Laurent Fischer, commented…