Entries in 'wii' (1075)

Ubisoft announces Smurfs Dance Party

Ubisoft announces Smurfs Dance Party

The hunger for dance-based games shows no sign of abating with news that Ubisoft's upcoming licensed Smurfs game will be another addition to the genre.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 18th 2011 at 11:59AM in News
Modern Warfare 3 coming to Wii and DS?

Modern Warfare 3 coming to Wii and DS?

Online indie retailer Gameseek is taking pre-orders on both Wii and DS versions of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 18th 2011 at 9:59AM in News
Mensa HQ heads to 3DS

Mensa HQ heads to 3DS

The High IQ group Mensa will get its own 3DS game this year, courtesy of  Barnstorm Games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 16th 2011 at 3:39PM in News
Wii've still got some surprises

Wii've still got some surprises

Yes, Nintendo's new home console is now just weeks away from its E3 debut, but the platform holder has told MCV that there are still some surprises left for owners ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 13th 2011 at 4:07PM in News

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Ubisoft: Wii successor is 'fantastic'

Ubisoft: Wii successor is 'fantastic'

Publisher Ubisoft has become one of the first prominent publishers to publicly express its excitement for Nintendo's still mysterious new home console.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 13th 2011 at 11:22AM in News
New Alien game from Creative Assembly

New Alien game from Creative Assembly

A brand new title in the Alien video game franchise has been confirmed this morning, MCV can reveal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 12th 2011 at 12:47PM in News
OPINION: Wii got what we need

OPINION: Wii got what we need

So the answer to my question last week about how the market copes in the gap before ‘Wii 2’ was answered pretty swiftly.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 9th 2011 at 9:29AM in News
Stores expect £99 Wii deal boom

Stores expect £99 Wii deal boom

High Street insiders say the new Wii trade price could spark a wave of sub-£100 offers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 6th 2011 at 9:44AM in News

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We've had Wii price cut – Xbox and PS3 next?

We've had Wii price cut – Xbox and PS3 next?

Following last week's global Wii price cut, some retailers are now hopeful that Microsoft and Sony will consider cutting the price of their consoles, too.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 6th 2011 at 9:40AM in News
Price cut could double Wii sales

Price cut could double Wii sales

Despite falling sales and the announcement of its successor, Nintendo reckons that Wii may have only hit 50 per cent of its potential lifetime sales.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 5th 2011 at 10:53AM in News
Further Wii successor tech claims

Further Wii successor tech claims

Nintendo's new console will not include a hard drive, will house 8GB of internal flash memory and offer a proprietary disc format capable of storing 25GB of information.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 4th 2011 at 11:41AM in News
Wii cut to £129

Wii cut to £129

Nintendo has effectively cut the price of its Wii console by £50 with the launch of a new bundle.

Michael French
by Michael French
on May 4th 2011 at 9:00AM in News

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Nintendo: Kinect not cannibalising Wii

Nintendo: Kinect not cannibalising Wii

Saturo Iwata has claimed that there's no evidence that the success of Xbox 360 Kinect has played a part in the slowing of international Wii hardware sales.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 3rd 2011 at 4:13PM in News
Vitality Sensor lives on

Vitality Sensor lives on

The Wii Vitality Sensor has not been abandoned and is still on track for a launch at some stage, Nintendo president Saturo Iwata has confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 3rd 2011 at 3:35PM in News
Iwata on 3DS sales, Wii strategy

Iwata on 3DS sales, Wii strategy

The biggest challenge for Nintendo and the 3DS was always going to be advertising a feature that can't be shown via traditional mediums.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 27th 2011 at 10:21AM in News
GAME: Wii successor will 'challenge conventions'

GAME: Wii successor will 'challenge conventions'

A new version of the Wii? Something completely new? Details about Nintendo's confirmed Wii successor are non-existent, but retailer GAME is already excited.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 26th 2011 at 12:23PM in News

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Mario & Sonic heading to London Olympics

Mario & Sonic heading to London Olympics

Iconic duo Mario and Sonic will join forces for an officially licensed title based on next year's London Olympics.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 21st 2011 at 4:18PM in News
'Sources' point to Wii HD at E3

'Sources' point to Wii HD at E3

US games site GameInformer claims to have word from "multiple sources" that Nintendo is preparing to unveil a true successor to the Wii at this year's E3 expo.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 15th 2011 at 10:40AM in News
GAME kicks off Easter sales push

GAME kicks off Easter sales push

GAME and Gamestation have slashed several hardware and software prices in time for the Easter holidays.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Apr 13th 2011 at 12:46PM in News
We Dance features revealed

We Dance features revealed

Just Dance rival We Dance will feature a host of modes to ensure it stands out in the increasingly competitive dancing game genre.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 12th 2011 at 11:42AM in News
Michael Jackson game hits 3m global sales milestone

Michael Jackson game hits 3m global sales milestone

Three million units of Michael Jackson: The Experience have been sold worldwide, MCV can reveal.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Apr 7th 2011 at 12:00PM in News
Musiic Party gets UK date

Musiic Party gets UK date

Nintendo's Wii will get yet another new music game at the end of next month – Musiic Party.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 31st 2011 at 4:00PM in News
Nordic announces We Dance

Nordic announces We Dance

Nordic Games is taking on Ubisoft’s smash hit Just Dance with a dancing game of its own.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 31st 2011 at 11:04AM in News
JAPAN: Hardware sales continue to fall

JAPAN: Hardware sales continue to fall

Almost every games platform on the market saw declining hardware sales this week.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Mar 30th 2011 at 11:31AM in News
Heavy Fire Afghanistan hitting Kinect

Heavy Fire Afghanistan hitting Kinect

A modern military shooter title has been confirmed for Xbox 360 Kinect.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 29th 2011 at 3:26PM in News