WiiWare Archive

  • Discussion Review: Retro City Rampage

    Discussion Review: Retro City Rampage

    Review written by Matt Litten & Stephen Byers. Stephen: Reduction is the process of reducing something. The word can be applied in chemical and cooking contexts of reducing a mixture to purer components. By boiling away excess water in a broth, it is possible to […]

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  • WiiWare + Wii Remote x Fun = Fluidity

    WiiWare + Wii Remote x Fun = Fluidity

    Or so says the care package Nintendo sent me today in anticipation of its upcoming indie-developed WiiWare title Fluidity, which also included a refreshing bottle of re:newal premium spring water. Developed by Curve Studios, Fluidity is a splash-filled puzzle game that will challenge players to […]

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  • Review: Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 1

    Review: Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 1

    Time and time again, Sega has tried to make the Blue Dude with ‘Tude a star in 3D, and time and time again the results have been disappointing, to say the least. Which brings us to Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 1, the first phase […]

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  • Deus Ex Headlines Square Enix’s Impressive E3 Lineup

    Deus Ex Headlines Square Enix’s Impressive E3 Lineup

    I didn’t realize how many great games Square Enix has planned until today’s press release outlining the company’s presence at E3 next week. Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Final Fantasy XIV, Dungeon Siege 3, Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light, Front Mission Evolved, Kane & […]

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  • Nintendo Delays Metroid: Other M, Sin & Punishment

    Nintendo Delays Metroid: Other M, Sin & Punishment

    Two of Nintendo’s Wii summer blockbusters have been delayed today. Most notable is that of Metroid: Other M, which has been pushed all the way back to August 31 from June 27 — that’s over two months! Moving up to take over Other M‘s old […]

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  • Review: Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 3: Lair of the Leviathan

    Review: Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 3: Lair of the Leviathan

    Arrgh! Here we are, matey… back once again for the third episode of Tales of Monkey Island! As was true the last time, I can’t reveal too much about where things start without spoiling the second episode, but it really doesn’t matter for two reasons: […]

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  • Review: Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 2: The Siege of Spinner Cay

    Review: Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 2: The Siege of Spinner Cay

    Arrgh! Here we are again, matey … back for another episode of Tales of Monkey Island! While I can’t tell you where things stand at the beginning of the tale without potentially spoiling the first episode for those who haven’t played yet, suffice it to […]

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  • Review: Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 1: Launch of the Screaming Narwhal

    Review: Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 1: Launch of the Screaming Narwhal

    Before I can start to talk about Tales of Monkey Island, the five-part episodic adventure game made by Telltale Games in cooperation with LucasArts, I need to step into the way-back machine nearly twenty years and talk about one of the true classics of the […]

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  • World of Goo Creator Makes Soundtrack Free

    World of Goo Creator Makes Soundtrack Free

    Kyle Gabler, co-founder of indie game development studio 2D Boy and creator/composer of World of Goo, has made his hit PC, Mac and WiiWare puzzle game’s soundtrack available as a free download at his personal portfolio page. Contained in an 85MB zip folder, the unofficial […]

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  • Discussion Review: Mega Man 9

    Discussion Review: Mega Man 9

    Matt: After the masterful Bionic Commando Rearmed, my anticipation for Mega Man 9 shot through the roof. Even though it’s a true retro-style sequel and not a remake like Rearmed, I expected the same level of greatness. As a staunch fan of all things Mega […]

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