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Entries Tagged as 'WiiWare'

Small Games Make Big Waves

February 22nd, 2009 · No Comments

The game industry is doing “okay” in this bad economic time compared to other industries.  Primarily, Nintendo is rocking the house with their games, hand-held’s and consoles while mobile developers are showing some great successes in the industry. Many success stories in our industry are based on small titles, downloadable games of the more “casual” […]

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Tags: Casual Games · Editorial · iPhone · Microsoft · Mobile · Nintendo · playstation 3 · Wii · WiiWare · Xbox 360

Retro Gaming: Mega Man 9 Get’s Flicker and Bugs

August 7th, 2008 · No Comments

Capcom isn’t fooling around, they know their market for Mega Man 9 on Xbox Live, WiiWare and PSN and its nostalgic gamers with a desire to be a kid again. Any retro gamer will tell you the old school experience must include some pixel flickers, slow down and 8-bit style bugs. They have decided to […]

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Tags: capcom · Platformer · playstation 3 · Retro · WiiWare · Xbox 360

Nintendo’s Wii Storage Issues

July 24th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Nintendo’s WiiWare channel is reported to be doing well (says Nintendo) and their Virtual Console games continue to invoke nostalgic downloads. Now, as Networked based gaming slowly starts to crawl on the console Nintendo has begun to realize they’re going to hit some storage issues. The 512MB of internal flash memory is a bit lacking, […]

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Tags: Nintendo · Wii · WiiWare

Mega Man 9, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 Confirmed

July 10th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Capcom has finally come out and stated Mega Man 9 will indeed be available on the PlayStation 3 (PSN) and Xbox 360 (Xbox Live). Capcom may be making a great move by providing everyone the ability to play their new retro title in download form. The game is definitely going to be a smaller title […]

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Tags: capcom · playstation 3 · Retro · WiiWare · Xbox 360

Mega Man 9 – Actual Teaser Footage

July 7th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Here is the first teaser footage, badly encoded with tons of words overlying the action but you get the idea. It’s total 8-bit retro feel with classic NES style sound effects. This instantly rockets you back to your youth in front of the cartridged based square box of an entertainment system. Is this going to […]

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Tags: Cinematics · Industry News · Nintendo · Video · WiiWare

Mega Man 9, WiiWare, Retro Gamers Rejoyce!

June 29th, 2008 · 1 Comment

It’s been confirmed, in Nintendo Power at least, that Mega Man 9 is officially going to be something you can download on the Wii console. The game is being developed by Ini Creates, a company of ex-capcom folks who are also responsible for Mega Man Zero and Mega Man ZX series. Of course, this is […]

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Tags: Editorial · Industry News · Retro · Side Scroller · WiiWare