UK Software Sales: Sept. 20th – 27th

* 1. Star Wars: The Force Unleashed * 2. Wii Fit * 3. Mario Kart Wii * 4. Brothers in Arms: Hell’s Highway * 5. Tiger Woods PGA …
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The Wii Shows Up In Marriott & Renaissance Hotels
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The Wii Shows Up In Marriott & Renaissance Hotels

BETHESDA, Md. & REDMOND, Wash.–The Wii™ experience is just beginning for Marriott and Renaissance guests, who can now choose from 20 games, including the popular Mario Kart™ Wii, Super Mario Galaxy™, and Wii Sports™ as well as the revolutionary fitness game, Wii Fit™. In a lodging industry first, Marriott International, Inc. is piloting a new specially built Wii hotel game system from Nintendo in select guest rooms and lounges. Wii systems are available at six Marriott and Renaissance properties:

* New York Marriott Marquis
* Renaissance New York Hotel Times Square
* Boston Marriott Cambridge
* Bethesda (Md.) Marriott Suites
* Annapolis (Md.) Marriott Waterfront
* JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, Phoenix (Lounge only)

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Nintendo to show off game that “everyone is waiting for” this Thursday
16 years ago

Nintendo to show off game that “everyone is waiting for” this Thursday

According to French site, Gamekyo, Nintendo will show off a game that, quote, “everyone is waiting for”:

“We can announce today that Nintendo will reveal a new …
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Hudson’s Marble Saga: Kororinpa Rolls Onto Wii Next Spring, Online Multiplayer, Balance Board Support

Sequel to the Fun-Filled Puzzle Adventure Features Tons of New Levels,
Multiplayer Gameplay, Wi-Fi Connection And Wii Balance Board

REDWOOD CITY, CA – September 30, 2008 – Hudson Entertainment, the North
American publishing arm for HUDSON SOFT, today announced that it is
bringing Marble Saga: Kororinpa, an exciting puzzle adventure
centering around a marble, exclusively to Wii next spring.

The sequel to Kororinpa: Marble Mania, Marble Saga: Kororinpa is full
of new levels for gamers to explore, 4-person multiplayer gameplay,
tons of customization features, the ability to connect and compete
online and the use of the Wii Balance Board as features.

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Konami’s TGS Lineup

World Soccer Winning Eleven 2009 (PS3, Xbox 360) Playable, Trailer Metal Gear Solid 4 (PS3) Trailer, Stage Event Metal Gear Online (PS3) Playable, Trailer, Stage Event Genso Suikoden Tierkreis (DS) …
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Nintendo Making A Pedometer?
16 years ago

Nintendo Making A Pedometer?

The Screen Above Is Not An Official Screen

Neogaf reader Shiggy ran across this listing on the European copy right site. No explanation on what …
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MotoGP 08 Delayed

“The Wii version is running late production wise and it will not ship at the end of next month with the other SKUs. There are some improvements from the PS2, …
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IGN Nintendo Voice Chat podcast Summary: Nintendo Conference Embargoed Until Next Week?

Just wanted to point something out from this podcast. In the question section of the podcast, Mat stats that the Nintendo conference later this week will probably be embargoed until next week.

DS rumors

– Nikkei spilled the beans on the potential of a future Nintendo DS
– Rumors have always been out there, but Nikkei is like the Wall Street Journal of Japan, so when they say something, you kind of listen.
– Updated version of Nintendo DS, adding a second touch screen, bigger screens SD card and mp3 support. Suggested faster Wi-Fi and alluded that Nintendo wants to have more connectivity like Safeco Field
– Also saying there’s a camera, Craig says the camera could also be used at the Wii’s i-Toy.
– Another theory from Craig: Save files off the Wii to the DS -> Wii’s storage solution. Bozon also thinks they’ll open up the SD card, like what Vicarious has been doing.
– Backward compatibility could be a problem with bigger screens

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UK, Ireland, Netherlands Software Sales


01 (03) [WII] Wii Fit (Nintendo) 02 (04) [WII] Mario Kart Wii (Nintendo) 03 (01) [360] Star Wars: The Force Unleashed (Lucasarts) 04 (02) [PS3] Star Wars: The Force …
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Coming This Week! (Japan)

Nintendo Wii: – Jikkyou Powerful Major League 3

Nintendo DS: – Nakamura Sumiko Tettei Shidou: Shin Toeic Test 1-hi-1-fun DS Lesson – Unknown Soldier: Mokuba no Houkou


Coming This Week! (Europe)

Nintendo Wii: – Brave: A Warrior’s Tale – Dora the Explorer: Dora Saves the Snow Princess – FIFA 09: All-Play – SimCity Creator

Nintendo DS: – Bella Sara – Dora …
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90 Percent of Teens, Tweens Want Games For Holidays

The girls surveyed showed the most interest towards DDR Hottest Party II, with 18 percent of 8-10 year olds, 24 percent of 11-13 year olds, and 15 percent of 14-17 …
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Nintendo UK Comments On DS Rumors (UPDATE)

“Nintendo has made no such announcement and will not comment on rumour and speculation.” – Nintendo UK

Just a little update about this weeks Nintendo shows in Japan and American …
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Tomb Raider Underworld Coming Nov. 18th

Eidos Interactive has offically announced the November 18th, 2008 ship date for the highly anticipated, upcoming entry to the illustrious Tomb Raider franchise, Tomb Raider: Underworld, throughout North America. The game will ship to retailers simultaneously for the Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DS, and PC.

Tomb Raider: Underworld marks the first game in this flagship series that is designed specifically for next generation consoles. Lara Croft uncovers proof of the existence of the mythical hammer of the Norse god Thor, a weapon rumored to have the power to smash mountains into valleys and destroy the gods themselves.

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Art Style: ORBIENT Press Release

Format: WiiWare™ Launch Date: 09/29/08 ESRB: E (Everyone) Wii Points: 600 Game Type: Action, Puzzle Control Type: Wii Remote Players: 1 Publisher: Nintendo Game Information

Control gravity and guide …
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Feel Like You’re Really Farming With the Nintendo Wii Remote!

Burlingame, Calif., September 29, 2008 – Natsume, a worldwide developer
and publisher of family-oriented video games, announced today that
Harvest Moon: Tree of Tranquility for the Nintendo Wii has officially
shipped to retail for an MSRP of $49.99. The launch continues the
ten-year anniversary celebration of the popular Harvest Moon
franchise. The ten-year commemoration includes special anniversary
packaging, various retail promotions with special collectible
pre-order plush toys, an exclusive 10th anniversary DS Lite Kit,
strategy guides, and many more specialty items.

“We are proud to release Harvest Moon for the first time on the
Nintendo Wii platform,” said Hiro Maekawa, President and CEO of
Natsume. “With the new setting, characters, motion-sensitive controls,
and the most refined gameplay yet, we’re sure that both Harvest Moon
fans and new players alike will be delighted with Harvest Moon: Tree
of Tranquility.”
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Hudson’s Bomberman Blast Now Available For WiiWare


Players Can Now Bomb It Up Against 8 Players With
Online Multiplayer Combat And Mii Support

REDWOOD CITY, CA – September 29, 2008 – Hudson Entertainment, the North
American publishing arm for HUDSON SOFT, today announced the official
launch of Bomberman Blast, an all-new Bomberman available for digital
download on WiiWare for the Wii. Retaining many of the classic
features that fans of the award-winning series have come to love, such
as online multiplayer battles and numerous arenas, Bomberman Blast
also incorporates exciting new gameplay elements like Mii support and
8-person online play.
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