Nintendo E3 Pc 2008

Video of Wii music being played on E3 show floor

After the break. See people dancing and shaking in time to music you can’t really hear properly. It’s late, OK? By Mike Bowden

Nintendo E3 Pc 2008 headlines

  • Wario Land: Shake It hands-on at Gamespot

    Gamespot managed to get some one-on-one time with Wario Land: Shake it at E3 yesterday. “Overall, the game played quite smoothly, and should please those hankering for some classic platforming action,” says the piece. Full thing through the link. By Mike Bowden

  • Animal Crossing: City Folk dated, WiiSpeak priced

    Gamespot is reporting that Animal Crossing: City Folk will be released on November 16, and that the WiiSpeak microphone peripheral will retail at $29.99. More about Wii Speak here and Animal Crossing: City Folk here. By Mike Bowden

  • New GTA DS official site displays Wi-Fi connection badge

    The official site for GTA: Chinatown Wars has launched, and although there isn’t much to look at right now, there is the inclusion of the light blue Wi-Fi connection badge. Logically, this probably means you’re going to be able to play online. Thanks DSFanboy. By Mike Bowden

  • Brand new Shaun White Wii screens

    We think Shaun White Snowboarding at E3 looks much, much better than it did earlier this year, and IGN’s new shots prove we’re right. Shaun White Snowboarding will be a Wii exclusive for 2008. By Mike Bowden

  • Miyamoto flattered by Microsoft's Avatars

    Speaking with IGN, Shigeru Miyamoto told of how he thought Mii’s and Avatars were two different things, but was flattered by Microsoft’s new venture. “I don’t really use the term ‘avatar’ to refer to what we’ve done with the Miis,” he said. “We created the Miis with the idea that the people you live with […]

  • Everything you missed from the Nintendo and Sony E3 press conferences last night

    Nintendo and Sony both put on there E3 press conferences last night, and while the fireworks we saw at the Microsoft event on Monday were lacking, there was still plenty of news for you not to miss. Some of you have lives, and we understand that, and therefore don’t want to spend your spare time […]

  • Hands-on with Animal Crossing: City Folk

    Gamespot got to go hands-on with Animal Crossing: City Folk yesterday, following the game’s announcement in the Nintendo E3 press conference. Snip: We performed some of the usual activities, including fossil digging and weeding. We also joined Hannah in some fishing, though surprisingly, none of these controls involve waggling the remote in any way. To […]

  • Miyamoto: WiiSpeak is to "connect living rooms to each other"

    Shigeru Miyamoto has outlined his vision for WiiSpeak, the Wii microphone peripheral announced in the Nintendo E3 press conference last night. “Basically, our idea with WiiSpeak is rather than to just provide a voice-chat function, we want to really connect living rooms to each other,” he said, talking to IGN. “In that sense, the microphone […]

  • Miyamoto talks "Wii version" of upcoming Zelda

    Speaking to IGN, Shigeru Miyamoto has fleshed out a brief announcement in the Nintendo press conference last night that there are new Zelda games in the works. “The Zelda team in particular always works on Zelda titles,” he said, shockingly. “The core members of the Zelda team have for a very long time now been […]

  • Wii Music - hands-ons, movies

    You can get hands-on impressions of Wii Music – the big “thing” from Nintendo’s E3 conference last night – on IGN and Gamespot There are three movies of the game here, chopped up from IGN’s feed of the event. Playing a virtual saxophone never looked so… um…

  • Spore DS movie taken from Nintendo conference

    After the break. The footage is from the IGN feed of last night’s Nintendo conference, and shows the handheld version of Maxis’s opus nice and clearly. Take a look.

  • Guitar Hero: On Tour Decades for DS in September

    Nintendo announced a sequel to Guitar Hero: On Tour for DS this evening. According to PocketGamer, Guitar Hero: On Tour Decades will be released in September. More through the link. By Mike Bowden

  • Wario Land: The Shake Dimension shots released

    After the break. Being an evil fat man with odd teeth never looked so jolly. We’re starting to see triple now.

  • Animal Crossing: City Folk gets shots and movie

    After the break. The game was announced in the Nintendo press conference at E3 tonight. It’s Animal Crossing. On Wii. You can get your hair cut, and everything.

  • Wii Music shown in Nintendo press conference

    Wii Music has just been shown for the first time in the Nintendo E3 conference. Miyamoto demoed the game by playing the sax on a Wiimote. Another guy played the drums. A virtual piano, guitar and violin were also shown. The drummer guy used the Balance Board as drum pedals. A band of Nintendo execs […]

  • Wii Sports Resort will launch globally next Spring

    Speaking at Nintendo’s E3 press conference at that Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, big boss Reggie announced that Wii Sports Resort will launch globally next spring. The game utilises the company’s new MotionPlus technology. We saw sword fighting, jet-skiing and Cammie and Reggie having lots of fun in the meantime.

  • Wii Sports Resort announced

    Nintendo has announced the follow-up to Wii Sports called Wii Sports Resort during its E3 conference in Los Angeles, California. The game will use the new Wii MotionPlus device. It’s said to be “literally a day at the beach.” A frisbee mini game, a sword-fighting game and some Mii-based jet ski thing were shown. More […]

  • Grand Theft Auto Chinatown Wars for DS

    Grand Theft Auto Chinatown Wars for DS has just been announced in LA. Nothing was said about the game. The announcement came in Nintendo’s E3 press conference, which is ongoing. Update: It’s been formally announced. Press release after the break. “This is a game that will deliver a rich, fast-paced and intense ‘Grand Theft Auto’ […]

  • CoD: World at War, Raving Rabbids and Star Wars The Clone Wars lead third-parties at Nintendo conf

    Reggie Fils-Aime’s just shown a movie of CoD: World at War, Raving Rabbids and Star Wars The Clone Wars as an example of “mushrooming” Wii creativity among third-party Wii developers. The showing was part of Nintendo’s E3 press conference, which is still ongoing. No real detail. Just movies.

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