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Project Cafe rumour round-up

As we get closer to E3 and the promised unveiling of Nintendo’s mysterious Project Cafe, the air is thick with rumours. Fortunately, there are people who have carefully collated all the news that’s fit to print.

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  • Project Cafe round-up: First mock-up, analyst price predictions, tracking tech

    Nintendo’s rumoured “Project Cafe” has spawned its first probably-completely-fake design documents, while analysts predict the new console will distance itself from the Wii brand.

  • Best Buy puts Wii on sale for $169.99

    While the rumored Wii price cut for May 15 is still around a month away, Best Buy has already put the console on sale, although it’s not as cheap as the rumored price of $150.

  • NintenGO: New console at E3, CPU boost over PS360

    Following a strong rumour that Nintendo’s next console has been shown to developers and will hit at E3, new details claim the machine is “significantly” more powerful than both 360 and PS3, and is codenamed “Project Café”.

  • Pachter: Xbox 360 Slim, PSP2 will be at E3

    Michael Pachter has used the latest episode of his Pach Attack show to predict a Xbox 360 Slim and a PSP2 appearance at E3.

  • Wii HD is coming this year, says Pachter

    Michael Pachter’s predicted for the millionth time that Wii HD will be coming this year, as is a motion sensor-based DS.

  • Pachter Vs Reggie over Wii HD is analyst's favourite '09 moment

    Wedbush Morgan’s Michael Pachter has told GameTrailers that his favourite 2009 gaming moment is being called out by Reggie over the mysterious Wii HD. Have a watch after the break. It’s funny. “It’s coming,” says Michael. Thanks, GoNintendo.

  • Reggie: Next gen Nintendo hardware move is "far into the future"

    More from Kotaku’s Reggie interview: this time, the NoA president’s reiterated comments made recently to GameTrailers on Wii HD, saying any major hardware update is “far into the future.” Here’s the quote: “The fundamental issue in the logic flow is that — and this is what I’m hearing, whether it’s from you or Geoff or […]

  • Reggie: "There is no Wii HD"

    You can consider this buried. GTTV’s just gone live with its Nintendo special, and Reggie Fils-Aime has said that Wii HD is a categorical no-no. “Michael [Pachter] continues to be the only one that believes this is going to happen,” the NoA president told presenter Geoff Keighley. “I don’t know how forcefully we can say […]

  • Hollenshead: Microsoft in "best position" to launch next-gen hardware

    id Software CEO Todd Hollenshead has told VG247 that Microsoft is in the “best position” to be the first platform holder out the gate with next-gen hardware. “Somebody’s going to do it, and – to me – probably the player who’s in the best position to do so is Microsoft, because I do think they’ve […]

  • What Mario Galaxy looks like at 720p

    What happens if you get a Wii emulator running at 720p, stick Mario Galaxy on and takes some screenshots of it? This does. Pretty, innit? Wii HD for 2010, please Nintendo.

  • Wedbush: Wii HD could "seriously damage" a PS3 "comeback"

    It’s the report that keeps on giving. Wedbush Morgan’s exhaustive state-of-the-Union paper – Money for Nothing: How Ancillary Revenues Can Extend The Console Cycle – reckons a 2010 launch of an HD Wii SKU could bang PS3’s “comeback” chances right up the chuff. The company also reckons we’re likely to see a Wiimote with built-in […]

  • See what Wii games look like in 720p HD

    Wii is not HD. We know that. For a lot of people, it’s a disappointment. Someone’s found a way of using an PC emulator play Wii games at 720p. The video below is of Super Smash Bros. Brawl, but if you check this Ripten story, you can watch ones for Mario Kart, Resident Evil Umbrella […]