Wii Archive

  • Discussion Review: LEGO The Lord of the Rings

    Discussion Review: LEGO The Lord of the Rings

    Review written by Matt Litten & Tim Mack. Matt: Every time it seems like the LEGO series has surpassed its saturation point, TT Games whips out another licensed property that makes my inner geek child go all aflutter. None have done so more than LEGO...

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  • XSEED Rocks 2013 with Rune Factory 3DS, Valhalla Knights Vita, a Double Dose of Ys and Suda51′s Next “Assassin” Game

    XSEED Rocks 2013 with Rune Factory 3DS, Valhalla Knights Vita, a Double Dose of Ys and Suda51′s Next “Assassin” Game

    XSEED Games sure is stacking up another strong year of Japanese-developed games localized for North American gamers to enjoy. Having already secured the publishing rights to finally bring Wii RPG Pandora’s Tower to the U.S., XSEED today announced five more games currently on tap for...

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  • Wii JRPG Pandora’s Tower Finally Coming to U.S. this Spring

    Wii JRPG Pandora’s Tower Finally Coming to U.S. this Spring

    I guess we can officially call “Operation Rainfall” an overwhelming success. After helping boost Xenoblade Chronicles and The Last Story to North American releases last year, the fan-driven campaign to get three Wii-exclusive Japanese RPGs localized out west has claimed its final victory with XSEED...

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  • Review: Rise of the Guardians

    Review: Rise of the Guardians

    Rise of the Guardians was a surprisingly good animated movie.  The idea that holiday icons such as Santa, the Easter Bunny, Sandman, and the Tooth Fairy are in danger of losing their appeal with kids, allowing the world to be blanketed in fear by Pitch...

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  • Review: Skylanders Giants

    Review: Skylanders Giants

    Skylanders Giants is the videogame equivalent of one of those hustlers fronting a three-card monte operation on a New York street corner. As you stand there watching exactly how you’re totally being taken, you can’t help but admire the speed and expert design by which...

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  • Epic Mickey Unleashes the Power of Two on a Console Near You

    Epic Mickey Unleashes the Power of Two on a Console Near You

    Disney’s Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two makes its nationwide debut this week, available now on all modern consoles. PS3 (with Move support)? Yeah buddy! Xbox 360? You bet! Nintendo’s shiny new Wii U? Absolutely! Original Wii? Yep, Disney’s got that one covered too!...

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  • NFL Stars Celebrate with Hip Hop Dance Experience for Charity

    NFL Stars Celebrate with Hip Hop Dance Experience for Charity

    If you’re watching football today as most people do every Sunday afternoon, keep an eye out for three players: Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller, Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy, and San Francisco 49ers receiver Michael Crabtree. These three players have partnered with Ubisoft to...

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  • Just Dance 4 Goes Gangnam Style

    Just Dance 4 Goes Gangnam Style

    The “Gangnam Style” sensation has taken over the world, and now it’s about to take over the video game dance scene. Next month, the recently launched Just Dance 4 will receive South Korean rapper Psy’s YouTube smash hit via downloadable content. It’ll be available for...

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  • Recreating Middle-Earth With LEGO Bricks and Minifigures

    Recreating Middle-Earth With LEGO Bricks and Minifigures

    In the first episode of a pre-launch video developer diary series for LEGO The Lord of the Rings, TT Games talks about undertaking the arduous task of recreating the huge world of Middle-earth and telling its intricate stories within the iconic toy-brick universe while balancing...

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  • Create the Sneakers of Your Dreams in NBA 2K13

    Create the Sneakers of Your Dreams in NBA 2K13

    In the hoops world, signature shoe styles are just about as important as the quality of a player’s game. You can often gauge the popularity and star status of a player by how many people line up outside Footlocker to buy their latest sneaker design....

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