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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...

Ubisoft’s We Dare sexy party game receives a 12 rating

03/04/2011, If you’ve seen the trailer for Ubisoft’s upcoming game aimed at sexy parties, you might think the game would have gotten a Mature or even Adults Only rating from the ESRB. But according to PEGI (Europe’s version of the ESRB), the game...

Nintendo has glasses-free 3D Wii prototype

03/03/2011, The case for 3D gaming isn’t really all that compelling to be honest, even until now, especially when you might be required to upgrade your regular flat screen TV to one that is able to support 3D. Of course, it also doesn’t rule out the fact...

The Wii is capable of playing 3D games

03/03/2011, At the Games Developer Conference (GDC 2011) this week, Nintendo showed off what their top-selling Wii console was capable of. Running a special version of Mario Kart Wii on the Wii, Nintendo’s Producer, Hideki Konno gave a demonstration showing...

Nintendo has the top selling systems of 2010 in America

01/13/2011, Nintendo has just released their sales figures for the year 2010, and it looks like they have sold they’ve sold the most consoles in America last year. Nintendo sold over 2.5 million DS systems and more than 2.3 million Wii systems. Talk about...

Nintendo DS and Wii set new US Sales Records in 2010

01/04/2011, There’s no doubt that Nintendo’s gaming consoles are selling very well in most parts of the world, but 2010 has produced two sales milestones for Nintendo in the United States. The family of handheld gaming consoles, the Nintendo DS, has sold...

Wii Laptop casemod brings hundreds of games with you

12/28/2010, We’ve previously seen portable Wii mods before, but how many of them allow you to bring along hundreds of games with your portable console? The person responsible for this mod is ShockSlayer, and we’ve seen some of his previous work before. This Wii...