Mario Goes Black

Image via CrunchBase Nintendo has released details of a limited edition black Wii bundle that will obviously include a back Wii, but also Mario Kart Wii, a steering wheel accessory, Wii Sports and a pre-installed copy of Donkey Kong. The first Super Mario Kart was released for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) in 1992 in Japan, seven years after game designer Shigeru Miyamoto and his team put the finishing touches to Mario’s first major adventure, Super Mario Bros. for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES). Since then, there have been…

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Pussycat Doll Polishes GoldenEye

If you know of the Pussycat Dolls, there’s a chance that you may have heard of Nicole Scherzinger, if not, she’s the main singer of the group and has remade the classic theme song originally by Tina Turner for the GoldenEye 007 videogame. The Wii and DS exclusive will feature the lethal, gritty style of Daniel Craig’s James Bond to outwit, outmanoeuvre and overtake an arms syndicate that threatens the world in an innovative, modern take on the legendary GoldenEye movie. Other features include: four-player split-screen Multiplayer 50 total characters…

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Party With a Golden Pac-Man

Pac-Man hasn’t really had a good outing since the 80’s, there’s only so much he’s capable of and then it’s mainly just platformer type games, 3D is just a no-go area, again. So, what can you do with the big round yellow waka fiend? Not a lot, so Namco Bandai have decided that he needs to be put on the Wii in yet another party game, because that’s what Wii’s are for, right? Party games? You’d think so due to the majority of them avalable and being released, so, what’s…

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In The Pursuit of Speed

Criterion have announced that a demo for Need for Speed Hot Pursuit is due for release this week, in fact, it will be available tomorrow, October 26th. Just one thing though, you’ll have to hurry as it’s only available for a limited time, until November 9th. Why only til then? Well, the game is released November 19th, that’s why. What makes this NFS a bit more different from the others is the inclusion of Autolog, a ‘social network’ which looks at what your friends are playing and makes recommendations for…

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Europeans Get Puzzled On DSiWare

Looking for something new on DSiWare this week? Or prefer to use your points for WiiWare? Here are what you can find coming up… Nintendo DSiWare – Glow Artisan (Powerhead Games, 500 Nintendo DSi Points) Hundreds of mind-bending puzzles await at the tips of your thumbs in this unique and colourful game. With 100 puzzles designed to test wits and ingenuity, players will have the chance to compete for 300 medals and trophies to prove they are sharp-minded. For those unable to crack the hardest puzzles, the Auto Solver function…

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Wiimote Gets Plus Built-in

When Nintendo released the MotionPlus that clicked onto the end of your Wiimote and improved the sensitivity so that even the smallest of movements were registered, great for such games as Tiger Woods 10. Now it has been revealed that a new Wiimote that incorporates the MotionPlus device are set to go on sale soon and because they’ve already used and patented MotionPlus, a rather less than impressive name has been used, Wii Remote Plus. What, not even Wiimotion Plus or Wiimote Plus? I guess the name doesn’t really matter,…

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