Archive for February, 2007

Review – Super Swing Golf

Saturday, February 3rd, 2007 by tony

After playing my first round of Wii Sports golf I couldn’t wait for a developer to make a golf simulator for the system. I’m a huge fan of the Tiger Woods and Links series and an actual real-life golfer and the possibility of getting a solid golf sim on the Wii was quite exciting. …

Weekly News We Care About Wrap Up – 2.2.07

Friday, February 2nd, 2007 by jay

Sony contemplates PS3 price cuts
A little more than a week ago, Sony’s Jack Tretton said there would not be a price cut to the PS3 any time soon.

Soon after Takao Yuhara announced, “We may look at the price as part of our strategy to expand the market when the timing is …

Nintendo Says “Huh?” to N64 Memory Pak on VC

Friday, February 2nd, 2007 by matt

I think the Big N missed the memo that was sent around the office (or rather, world) on what their fans want. Nintendo apparently forgot to include any code in their emulation software to simulate the N64 Memory Pak peripheral. This means that any game that utilized it will have to forgo it completely. As …

A manifesto on Manifesto Games with a review of The Shivah for added value

Thursday, February 1st, 2007 by christian

Greg Costikyan’s name comes up a lot when it comes to indie game development. Apparently, the man has worked on a few games and written some fiction in his life, and somehow he has become a major voice on independent games. He seems to believe that indie games can and will crush largescale …

The Circle is Now Complete: Wii News Channel Released

Thursday, February 1st, 2007 by matt

After being MIA since launch, Nintendo finally released the News Channel for the Wii last Friday. Using the Associated Press as its information provider, the Wii News Channel lets you read regional, national and even international news stories, all at the click of your Wii-mote.

Nintendo, in all their …