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Nintendo updates Wii web browser

A new update is available for Nintendo’s Opera-based Wii Internet Channel that adds support for USB keyboards and also allows for the easy sharing of web links with people on Wii Friends lists. As well as the keyboard support, which makes typing out messages and entering information on web pages …

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Atari to distribute Legendary: The Box

It has been announced that Atari to distribute upcoming FPS Legendary: The Box in European territories. The 360, PS3 and PC game is being developed by Spark Unlimited, the studio behind Call of Duty: Finest Hour and Turning Point: Fall of Liberty, and is due for release next Spring. The …

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Atari to distribute Legendary: The Box

It has been announced that Atari to distribute upcoming FPS Legendary: The Box in European territories. The 360, PS3 and PC game is being developed by Spark Unlimited, the studio behind Call of Duty: Finest Hour and Turning Point: Fall of Liberty, and is due for release next Spring. The …

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WiiMusic takes to the podium

It’s been in the works for a while, and now Nintendo has finally unveiled Wii’s much discussed music game, which is titled, perhaps unsurprisingly, WiiMusic. Whether or not it is the same game, or an evolution of, the title Shigeru Miyamoto famously played at Nintendo’s E3 press conference in 2006 …

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WiiMusic takes to the podium

It’s been in the works for a while, and now Nintendo has finally unveiled Wii’s much discussed music game, which is titled, perhaps unsurprisingly, WiiMusic. Whether or not it is the same game, or an evolution of, the title Shigeru Miyamoto famously played at Nintendo’s E3 press conference in 2006 …

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Ubisoft ‘not interested’ in SCi buyout

French publisher Ubisoft has ruled itself out of the race to acquire the SCi Group, saying it has ‘no intention’ of buying the Eidos parent firm. SCi revealed that it had received several approaches last month – and Ubisoft’s name was immediately touted as a possible suitor. But a spokesperson …

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Ubisoft ‘not interested’ in SCi buyout

French publisher Ubisoft has ruled itself out of the race to acquire the SCi Group, saying it has ‘no intention’ of buying the Eidos parent firm. SCi revealed that it had received several approaches last month – and Ubisoft’s name was immediately touted as a possible suitor. But a spokesperson …

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Orange Box to be highest rated release ever?

Following its arrival on Valve’s Steam network and ahead of its retail release in the UK next week, The Orange Box is on target to become possibly the highest rated games release of all time. CVG reports that The Orange Box currently has an average review score of 98 on …

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Orange Box to be highest rated release ever?

Following its arrival on Valve’s Steam network and ahead of its retail release in the UK next week, The Orange Box is on target to become possibly the highest rated games release of all time. CVG reports that The Orange Box currently has an average review score of 98 on …

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Last ever Oblivion DLC lands on Monday

US developer Bethesda has confirmed that the sixth and final piece of downloadable content for next-gen RPG Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion will be released on Xbox Live on Monday – and as a bonus it will be free for the first week. Fighter’s Stronghold sees players take possession of their …

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