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Is Wii Vitality Sensor dead or alive?

04/26/2011, First unveiled over three years ago at E3 2009, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata said that the next big leap for the Wii Remote would be the Wii Vitality Sensor. It was basically a finger sensor that could read heart beats and then translate those pulses...

Nintendo officially announces Wii 2 will arrive next year

04/25/2011, Nintendo has just put an end to all speculation about the arrival of their next home video gaming console. The Japanese video game company has officially announced that their new console, the Wii 2 will be a successor to the original Wii and will arrive...

Wii price slashed down to $169.99 everywhere

04/17/2011, This is what we call the calm before the storm. The calm, being the Wii‘s new MSRP of $169.99. The storm, being the highly-anticipated Wii HD/2 console that will debut at E3 in June. Nintendo hasn’t officially acknowledged an official price...

Nintendo will unveil Wii HD at E3

04/14/2011, After years of rumors, Game Informer says it’s been able to confirm with multiple sources that Nintendo will unveil the successor to the Wii at E3 this year. This comes off news that the Wii will receive a $50 price cut next month. As far as...

Nintendo Wii rumored to get price cut?

04/12/2011, The Nintendo Wii has been around for a fair number of years already, and to date it has experienced just one official price cut. Good news for extremely late adopters who still do not own a WIi – from May 15th onwards, word on the street has it that...

Sony: Nintendo 3DS is for kids, Xbox 360’s DVDs not enough

04/08/2011, It’s just another day in the world and Sony is once again shooting its beak off. This time in an interview with Fortune, Sony Computer Entertainment of America president Jack Tretton sounds off on what he thinks about the PlayStation 3 and...

UFC Personal Trainer puts the fit back into video gaming

04/07/2011, If you thought that video games were all designed to keep your butts glued to the couch – well you’re wrong. THQ and Zuffa have announced that they will be expanding the UFC video gaming portfolio over to the Xbox 360, PS3 and Wii later this year....

Nintendo Wii 2 launching this spring?

04/06/2011, Now we all know that Nintendo won’t be releasing any in-house developed games this spring, but what does it all mean? In an interesting analysis posted up on Kotaku, Nintendo’s drought of games might actually be the opposite of their...

Harmonix drops Rock Band 3 down to $20 on all platforms

04/05/2011, Activision might have killed its Guitar Hero franchise but that’s not stopping rivals, Harmonix, makers of Rock Band from snatching up whatever’s left of the music rhythm market. Rock Band 3, the best selling game in the series just received a...

Dragon Quest X sticking to the aging Wii

04/04/2011, With the 3DS is out in three major markets and slowly declining Wii sales, it would seem as if the next-generation (at least for Nintendo) is upon us. So where on Earth is Square Enix’s Dragon Quest X? Since its announcement in December 2008,...

Water-cooled Nintendo Wii – overkill or necessity?

04/04/2011, They say that necessity is the mother of all invention, but we really do question whether that is the case with this Nintendo Wii mod. First of all, everyone knows that among the three consoles (Wii, Xbox 360 and PS3) in this generation, the Wii is the...

Mad Catz announces Sanyo Inductive Charging System for the Wii

03/22/2011, The Nintendo Wii was in an exclusive club when it first came out – no high definition graphics and used regular DVDs, but its main advantage over the PS3 and Xbox 360? The novelty of motion control gaming, which has lasted even until now as its more...

Electronic Arts drops hints about Wii 2

03/17/2011, We all know that the Wii gaming console from Nintendo is starting to show its age. It’s been over 4 years since its release in November 2006; Nintendo hasn’t really done anything to update the system. Well it looks like it’s about time...

EVOtainment System – when one Wii controller isn’t enough

03/08/2011, If you fancy playing video games on your Sprint EVO 4G but can’t stand using the touchscreen controls, you don’t have too many options to solve the problem. Since the EVO 4G doesn’t have a slide-out QWERTY keyboard, you won’t be...