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Month of Metroid Builds to Metroid Prime 3 launch

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Aug. 15, 2007

Last week, Wii™ owners who have their systems connected to WiiConnect24™ were greeted by an ethereal blue glow alerting them Nintendo’s Month of Metroid had begun. The …
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Nibris on Sadness (Wii), WiiWare, ROTR DS, Bloobs & More

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AR: Is work still underway on a Wii version of ROTR as well?

Nibris: We are considering bringing ROTR to the WiiWare download service on Wii.

AR: As for Double …
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Metroid Prime 3 Preview Channel!!

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^ here’s the youtube video just in case you want instant gratification—but download it on the Wii for higher res!

I posted the following earlier, but I thought it …
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Metroid, Super Metroid Dated for VC!

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It’s been almost three years since the release of Metroid(r) Prime 2: Echoes on the Nintendo Gamecube(tm) and a year and a half since Metroid(r) Prime: Hunters put you Nintendo …
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Hudson To Bring PlayFirst Casual Titles To ‘Virtual Consoles’

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Casual game publisher PlayFirst has announced a new partnership with developer Hudson to bring a number of PlayFirst, including Gamelab’s hit web, mobile, and handheld title Diner Dash to console …
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WiiWare in 2007, Game Boy Gone Forever?

“This year in our marketing you really won’t see much push against Game Boy itself, so it will kind of seek its own level. It’s hard to say in the …
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Torque Game Engine Licensing for WiiTM Now Available from GarageGames

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GarageGames and Pronto Games announce Torque Game Engine licensing for the popular next-gen console from Nintendo

Eugene, OR, July 16, 2007 – GarageGames, the leading technology provider for independent game …
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Press Release Regarding WiiWare
15 years ago

Press Release Regarding WiiWare

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The Viennese company Bplus, which celebrates its fourth birthday today on 07-07-07, is proud to announce to be, as Nintendo official developer, among the first that …
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New Wii’s coming this Fall?
15 years ago

New Wii’s coming this Fall?

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There is an interesting little rumor floating around the internet today. In fact it is part of many websites E3 predictions. Supposedly, later this year Nintendo is …
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Nintendo UK Talks WiiWare

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Cubed³: What sort of games can we expect to see on WiiWare? And when will be get our first taste of what will be on offer?

Nintendo UK: Developers will …
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Reggie Talks WiiWare and Manhunt 2
15 years ago

Reggie Talks WiiWare and Manhunt 2

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Newsweek blog, Level Up, has a new interview with Nintendo’s Reggie about WiiWare and a little game called Manhunt 2:

“Wii welcomes games rated E, T and M. We …
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Nintendo says “NO” to Wii hard drive

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With the announcement of the upcoming Wiiware. Hopes where raised of a possible hard drive to be anounced at this years E3. After Nintendo’s announcement of Wiiware, CVG asked them …
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UPDATE: Original Virtual Console Games ‘WiiWare’: CONFIRMED
15 years ago

UPDATE: Original Virtual Console Games ‘WiiWare’: CONFIRMED

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Newsweek’s N’Gai Croal has the exclusive on the new Wii Channel that will allow us to finally download original Virtual Console games. Nintendo has finally gone on record saying that both major publishers will be involved as well as indie developers! Even Nintendo themselves are working on original games to launch the service. Here’s some more details:

On Wednesday morning, Nintendo will officially announce to the general public its plans for WiiWare, downloadable games for the wildly popular Wii videogame console. Unlike the vintage games already being offered for legacy systems (i.e. Nintendo Entertainment System, Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Nintendo 64, Sega Genesis and TurboGrafx 16) through the Virtual Console, these games will be built specifically for the Wii and sold via the Wii Shop Channel for Wii Points currency, much like the Xbox 360- and Playstation 3-specific games being sold on Xbox Live Arcade and Playstation Network.

UPDATE: Here’s the official press release from Nintendo –

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