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Archive for October, 2009

Super Mario Bros. Wii Release Date Real?

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

The new side scrolling Mario Bros. Wii game has released a teaser poster stating that the US version is coming on Nov 15, 2009.

Hopefully the game won’t require the new 4.2 system update since a lot of Wii owners are hesitant in updating their system because of the news about the latest firmware damaging a number of Wii consoles.

Here’s a gameplay trailer showing some of its new features.

Final Fantasy XIII TGS Trailer

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

The much awaited RPG now has an English subbed trailer. I bet a lot of people were waiting for this since the release of the Japanese version.


PSP Go Disassembled

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009

After the Playstation 3 being disassembled, it’s the PSP Go’s turn now. I wouldn’t advise doing this with your unit, so let’s just leave it to the professionals.

Naruto Shippuden: Narutimate Accel 3

Friday, October 16th, 2009

Our favorite gutsy ninja is back for the Playstation Portable and is scheduled to be released on December 10 2009.

It will feature 4-player local multiplayer battles and new characters like Suigetsu, Jugo, and Karin of Team Hebi.

Kidou Senshi Gundam: Gundam vs. Gundam NEXT PLUS

Thursday, October 15th, 2009

Namco Bandai is making another Gundam game and is the sequel to the Mobile Suit Gundam: Gundam vs. Gundam NEXT. This Sci-Fi shooter game will inculde mobile suits from Gundam 00 and Wing Zero endless waltz.

The game is scheduled to be released on Dec 3, 2009.

Wii 4.2 System Update Problem

Tuesday, October 13th, 2009

After news about the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 having system update problems, it’s now the Wii’s turn to join in the fun……. err crisis.

” Some of you have reported problems with your Wii console after updating to the Wii System Menu 4.2. The symptoms most people are describing usually occur when the Wii has been modified. However, some of you also mention your system has never been modified.

We’d like to help get your system working properly again. If you’re experiencing problems with your Wii console after downloading Wii System Menu 4.2, and you believe your system has not been modified, please give us a call. If we find that you have a normal system and the update caused your system to not work, we’ll repair it at no charge.

Please call our Customer Service Department at your earliest convenience, 1-800-255-3700. We are open 6 AM to 7 PM, Pacific Time, 7 days a week. “

Thanks to Kotaku for the news.

Super Street Fighter 4

Friday, October 9th, 2009

Its official, Capcom will be releasing another version of Street Fighter 4 with 8 new characters including T. Hawk and a female fighter named Juri. Hopefully the new version will have balanced characters and additional moves

No news yet if there will be a PC version, but the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 versions are scheduled to be released on 2010. Here’s a teaser trailer.

Gran Turismo PSP

Thursday, October 1st, 2009

The much awaited racing game is now released for the PSP and only required a 5.55 firmware version. The next question is will Tekken 6 require the 5.55 version or the new 6.0 firmware.

The game is available as a UMD disc and as a digital download off the PlayStation Store. It will feature over 800 cars including Ferrari and Lamborghini.

Here’s a short trailer of Gran Turismo.