| www.nwii.eu | 

Nwii - All news concerning Nintendo Wii console and games

Monday 13 October 2008

World of Goo and Secret of Mana Released on Wii (1up.com)

Prepare to hand over your Wii Points -- er, Nintendo Points -- to Nintendo, because today's update to the Virtual Console and WiiWare is a great one. WiiWare adds Art Style: Cubello (600 points), a puzzle game, and indie game World of Goo (1500 points), which you may have heard of after it showed extremely well at this year's Independent Games Festival. On the Virtual Console, ...

View the entire article

Susie Rushton: I'm ashamed by our sneaky, racist press (Independent)

We've been invited into their fabulous home, just down the road in Acton, several times over the past few days. Pausing to admire the "what appears to be silk" cushions and the "Persian-style rug", a Nintendo Wii console "complete with extra games costing £40 each", we then gathered around the star attraction, a 50-inch television "worth £1,500 ... [but procured] 'Cheap off a friend'".

View the entire article

Wii Software Stats Update: October Edition Of ‘Smash Bros’ Domination - MTV.com


MTV.com

Wii Software Stats Update: October Edition Of ‘Smash Bros’ Domination
MTV.com - 33 minutes ago
And “Sin & Punishment,” a Nintendo 64 game that was never sold on a cartridge but just had a sequel announced for the Wii in part on the strength of its ...
Why I'm Excited/Worried For Punch-Out!! For The Wii Cinema Blend
all 2 news articles

Flexible Fitness: Just a 'Wii' bit of exercise - MPNnow.com


Flexible Fitness: Just a 'Wii' bit of exercise
MPNnow.com, NY - 58 minutes ago
The Nintendo Wii is being used in outpatient physical rehabilitation centers throughout the United States, with the term "Wii-habilitation" used as an ...

Anecdote: the Wii still a Thanksgiving hit a year later - Ars Technica


Anecdote: the Wii still a Thanksgiving hit a year later
Ars Technica, MA - 29 minutes ago
Last year at this time, I unveiled to my extended family for the first time the white marvel known as the Nintendo Wii. While my interest in the system had ...

MAILBAG: Your Questions Answered (Nintendo World Report)

Nintendo's surprisingly good Wii game lineup and a lot of unanswered questions about the Nintendo DSi, all in this edition of the NWR Mailbag.

View the entire article

Wii Virtual Console News and Releases for 10/13/2008 (Blogcritics.org)

Whoa. This week is pretty awesome, featuring World of Goo and two absolute retro classics. This week is pretty dang awesome on the Wii Shop Channel. Not only do we get the long-awaited World of Goo on WiiWare, but the two games added to the Virtual Console roster are pretty impressive, too. This really seems to be one of those weeks where there's a little something for everyone, and for me, ...

View the entire article

WIN: Nintendo Wii plus Iron Man DVDs. - Glasgow Daily Record


WIN: Nintendo Wii plus Iron Man DVDs.
Glasgow Daily Record, UK - 18 minutes ago
The winner will be receiving a Nintendo Wii, an Iron Man game and a copy of the DVD. Two runners-up will both recieve a copy of the DVD. ...

THQ Fires Up for the Final Showdown in Avatar: The Last Airbender ... - MarketWatch


THQ Fires Up for the Final Showdown in Avatar: The Last Airbender ...
MarketWatch - 57 minutes ago
Avatar: The Last Airbender--Into the Inferno is now available for the PlayStation(R)2 computer entertainment system and Nintendo Wii(TM) home video game ...
THQ's Tak and the Guardians of Gross Swings across Retail Shelves ... MarketWatch
all 31 news articles

THQ's Bratz(TM) Girlz Really Rock Jams into Retail Stores Nationwide for Wii(TM), PlayStation(R)2 Sy

AGOURA HILLS, Calif.----THQ Inc. today announced Bratz™ Girlz Really Rock has shipped to retail outlets throughout North America. Based on MGA Entertainment's much anticipated new doll line and animated DVD movie of the same name, Bratz Girlz Really Rock is available for Wii™, PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system and Nintendo DS™.

View the entire article

THQ's Tak and the Guardians of Gross Swings across Retail Shelves for Wii(TM) and PlayStation(R)2 Sy

AGOURA HILLS, Calif.----THQ Inc. today announced Tak and the Guardians of Gross has shipped to retail outlets throughout North America. Based on Nickelodeon’s television series Tak and the Power of Juju, Tak and the Guardians of Gross is now available for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system and for the first time, the Wii™ home video game system.

View the entire article

Nintendo Wii Fit half a year on: how’s your weight? - Product Reviews


Product Reviews

Nintendo Wii Fit half a year on: how’s your weight?
Product Reviews, UK - 25 minutes ago
The Nintendo Wii Fit promised to be our savior for our health, but has it lived up to all the hype. I started to use the Wii Fit for about 6 weeks, ...

FIFA 09 All-Play Nintendo Wii review - Den Of Geek


FIFA 09 All-Play Nintendo Wii review
Den Of Geek, UK - 7 minutes ago
The Wii version of Pro Evo 2008 was a different matter entirely of course. Here it was all about the tactics – perhaps a little too much in fact. ...

Sonic creator taps out two catchy Wii titles - GameSpot


Sonic creator taps out two catchy Wii titles
GameSpot - 15 minutes ago
The first title introduced by Naka was Let's Catch for the Nintendo Wii, a Wiiware set for a December release in Japan. Costing 1000 Nintendo points, ...

Microsoft takes on Wii - PUC Chronicle


Microsoft takes on Wii
PUC Chronicle, Purdue - 30 minutes ago
Microsoft has a user base of "hardcore" gamers, end of story and some would say that these gamers detest the Nintendo Wii. MS will be unveiling a new ...

New wave for wireless - The Age


New wave for wireless
The Age, Australia - 25 minutes ago
Wi-Fi also found its way into console game systems such as the PlayStation 3 and Nintendo Wii. It didn't help that the same range of frequencies were shared ...

Hands On: Monster Hunter 3 Will Please Fans - Wired News


Hands On: Monster Hunter 3 Will Please Fans
Wired News - 1 hour ago
There wasn't any announcement on whether the title will support Nintendo's Wii Speak microphone accessory, but let's assume it will, because it's the only ...

Monroe IGA holding grand opening - Middletown Journal


Monroe IGA holding grand opening
Middletown Journal, OH - 21 minutes ago
... Oct. 13, with giveaways — such as a 10-speed bike for a boy and a girl, a Nintendo Wii game console and $25 gift cards — throughout the week. ...

Monroe IGA holding grand opening (The Hamilton Journal News)

MONROE —  The new Monroe IGA is holding a grand opening Monday, Oct. 13, with giveaways — such as a 10-speed bike for a boy and a girl, a Nintendo Wii game console and $25 gift cards — throughout the week.

View the entire article

Park Forest Police Report – October 13, 2008 - eNews Park Forest


Park Forest Police Report – October 13, 2008
eNews Park Forest, IL - 6 hours ago
A Nintendo Wii game system valued at $300, a Nintendo Wii gain, and numerous items of jewelry valued in excess of $1000 were reported stolen from a ...

Monroe IGA holding grand opening (Middletown Journal)

MONROE —  The new Monroe IGA is holding a grand opening Monday, Oct. 13, with giveaways — such as a 10-speed bike for a boy and a girl, a Nintendo Wii game console and $25 gift cards — throughout the week.

View the entire article

Sunday 12 October 2008

North West Evening Mail (North-West Evening Mail)

A BARROW dad, new to auction site Ebay, says his experience with the internet giant has caused him a Wii bit of bother in the run up to Christmas. Lee Goude, of Piel View Grove, snapped up a Nintendo Wii games console for his son Joshua’s Christmas present.

View the entire article

Growth Spurt - Dubuque Telegraph Herald


Growth Spurt
Dubuque Telegraph Herald, IA - 1 hour ago
The Nintendo Wii has revolutionized the gaming industry, said University of Dubuque professor Alan Garfield, computer graphics/interactive media department ...

Hillcrest Labs Claims Nintendo Wii Infringes on its Patents - InteractiveTV Today [itvt]


InteractiveTV Today [itvt]

Hillcrest Labs Claims Nintendo Wii Infringes on its Patents
InteractiveTV Today [itvt], CA - 30 minutes ago
The complaint and lawsuit claim that Nintendo’s Wii video game system infringes on three Hillcrest patents (US #’s 7158118, 7262760, and 7414611) which ...

TGS 2008: Taiko no Tatsujin Wii Hands-On [Wii] (GameSpot)

We grab two plastic drumsticks and hammer away on the new drum peripheral in the upcoming Taiko Drum Master game for the Wii.

View the entire article

TGS 2008: Kaze no Klonoa: Door to Phantomile Hands-On [Wii] (GameSpot)

This cute and cheery PlayStation platformer heads to the Nintendo Wii.

View the entire article

Community connections (Detroit Free Press)

Adults, particularly seniors, are invited to a gaming day Friday at the Sterling Heights Public Library, 40255 Dodge Park Road. The event is to be held from 10 a.m. to noon and feature the Nintendo Wii gaming system, which provides participants light exercise when they play.

View the entire article

Nintendo Wii Review: LEGO Batman (Blogcritics.org)

LEGO Batman has expected formulaic fun with beat 'em up action, creative environment interactions and a few puzzles. The Caped Crusade cleans Gotham City of criminal activity with his trusty and slightly inexperienced partner Robin in this newest LEGO game installment. Recent LEGO game vets (Star Wars, Indiana Jones) get some definite advantages from the familiar game play and actions. This ...

View the entire article

Nintendo Wii 2008 Gift Guide (Blogcritics.org)

This revolutionary game console looks to hold the top perch in the video gaming world with more new titles for the holidays (all dates subject to change). The revolutionary Nintendo Wii console expands its motion filled game catalog along with Lost in Blue: Shipwrecked, LEGO Batman, Wario Land: Shake It!, Mario Kart Wii, Wii Fit, Active Life Outdoor Challenge and SimCity Creator, which features ...

View the entire article

Nintendo Wii Review: LEGO Batman - Blogcritics.org


Nintendo Wii Review: LEGO Batman
Blogcritics.org, OH - 15 minutes ago
This game can also be found on: Nintendo DS, PC, PS2, PS3, PSP and Xbox 360. Keep reading for information and comments on this article, ...

Nintendo Wii 2008 Gift Guide - Blogcritics.org


Nintendo Wii 2008 Gift Guide
Blogcritics.org, OH - 15 minutes ago
The revolutionary Nintendo Wii console expands its motion filled game catalog along with Lost in Blue: Shipwrecked, LEGO Batman, Wario Land: Shake It!, ...

Lucky Stores opens outlet at City Centre - Gulf Daily News


Lucky Stores opens outlet at City Centre
Gulf Daily News, Bahrain - 57 minutes ago
"The perfect example would be Nintendo Wii that was released two years ago. It possesses the absolute 'IT' factor and is a total rage amongst celebrities in ...

Saturday 11 October 2008

Game on as girls grab a slice of console market - Scotsman


Game on as girls grab a slice of console market
Scotsman, United Kingdom - 55 minutes ago
The Nintendo Wii is leading the sales with a 227% increase year on year, selling 3.6 million consoles in 12 months. Experts have coupled the increase with ...

Strings of gadgets - Business Standard


Strings of gadgets
Business Standard, India - 22 minutes ago
The longest he has taken to master a gadget has been two days, and now he’s itching to get his hands on the Nintendo Wii. Which of your gadgets are you most ...

Wii Remote Hack for WowWee Rovio Robot - I4U


Wii Remote Hack for WowWee Rovio Robot
I4U - 34 minutes ago
... Windows 2000 or better, a Nintendo Wii Remote (the console is not required), and a Bluetooth adapter if the PC or laptop does not already have one. ...

Nintendo DS Steals the Tokyo Game Show (Wired News)

At the Tokyo Game Show, it's the year of the Nintendo DS. With more than 23 million units sold in Japan alone, and an updated version of the hardware called the DSi on the way next month, there isn't a gamemaker at the show that isn't preparing one or more big-budget games for DS.

View the entire article

TGS 2008: Monster Hunter 3 Impressions [Wii] (GameSpot)

Capcom gives an overview of it's latest monster hunting installment, this time for the Nintendo Wii.

View the entire article

The MAG: Have a Wii Christmas - Bits and Bytes by Wayne Chamberlain (The Sudbury Star)

Santa should start lifting weights because goodness knows he's going to be hauling a lot of Nintendo Wii and DS gaming systems in his gift [...]

View the entire article

Revenge of the Wii, Part 2 (TechNewsWorld.com)

Seven years ago, after the release of the Sony PlayStation 2 and the Microsoft Xbox, it seemed as though Nintendo, once a market leader, would never regain its No. 1 position. The GameCube, which sold a paltry 21.74 million units worldwide, had been a relative dud for the longtime gaming champion. However, undeterred by its third-place position, Nintendo had a plan for the next generation of ...

View the entire article

Revenge of the Wii, Part 2 (E-Commerce Times)

Seven years ago, after the release of the Sony PlayStation 2 and the Microsoft Xbox, it seemed as though Nintendo, once a market leader, would never regain its No. 1 position. The GameCube, which sold a paltry 21.74 million units worldwide, had been a relative dud for the longtime gaming champion. However, undeterred by its third-place position, Nintendo had a plan for the next generation of ...

View the entire article