Viva Piñata Archive

  • Review: Viva Piñata: Pocket Paradise

    Review: Viva Piñata: Pocket Paradise

    Rare’s Viva Piñata franchise has probably been the most under appreciated great new franchise of the current console generation. It’s a shame, but it’s understandable considering how much the franchise is marketed for the kid/casual audience. Viva Piñata games are cute, cuddly and kid-friendly, descriptors […]

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  • THQ Ships DS Dynamic Duo

    THQ Ships DS Dynamic Duo

    Two highly anticipated DS titles (by me at least) have shipped off to US retailers today courtesy of THQ, including Lock’s Quest and Viva Pinata: Pocket Paradise. Lock’s Quest is a unique hybrid of action, adventure, strategy and building simulation, and comes from 5TH Cell, […]

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  • [E3 2008] Let’s Watch How to Play Viva Piñata: Pocket Paradise!

    [E3 2008] Let’s Watch How to Play Viva Piñata: Pocket Paradise!

    Well color me surprised! I wasn’t expecting much when I first heard about Viva Piñata coming to the DS, but now seeing it in action I’m right impressed with what Rare is pulling off. Scope out these five gameplay vids, maybe they’ll surprise you too. […]

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  • The Piñatas Are Back: Microsoft, Rare Announce Viva Piñata: Trouble in Paradise

    The Piñatas Are Back: Microsoft, Rare Announce Viva Piñata: Trouble in Paradise

    Rare has more than just the new Banjo-Kazooie game in the works for the good ol’ Xbox 360, the team is also hard at work on a real sequel to Viva Piñata (forget about that Viva Piñata: Party Animals crap). Viva Piñata: Trouble in Paradise […]

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