GDC: LostWinds is “WiiWare launch title”, says Braben

By Patrick Garratt, Wednesday, 20 February 2008 13:55 GMT

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Speaking to videogaming247, Frontier head David Braben has confirmed that the company’s just-announced project, LostWinds, will be released alongside Nintendo’s WiiWare download service.

“It’s a WiiWare launch title,” he said. “Yes, we do have [an idea of when it’s coming out], but if you want release dates for WiiWare I would talk directly to Nintendo. We can’t give out that information other than say we’re planning to be a WiiWare launch title.”

Braben added, “Just on that point: Nintendo are very sensitive about it.”

WiiWare was apparently confirmed for a May 12 release date in the US today. We’re still waiting for a European launch date for the service.

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