Archive for November, 2012

Nintendo’s Focus Puts Fun First

Clearly, Nintendo knows better.  With the dawn of the Game Boy and the “pause” button, Nintendo has been successfully profiting from mobile entertainment for decades, and the company is right to stick to its guns. I would be perfectly happy …

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The Game That Started The Dynasty Warriors Empire Is Now A PS2 Classic

Tecmo Koei just re-released the original Dynasty Warriors as a downloadable PlayStation 3 game in Japan. It’s the Romance of the Three Kingdoms game that spawned the entire Warriors franchise. We know it as Dynasty Warriors 2 in the West, but …

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Last Day in Walmart Cyber Week Sale Brings Three Nintendo DS Games for $20

The Walmart Cyber Monday 2012 sale already started last Saturday. Deals peaked on Cyber Monday, Nov. 26. But new deals come in each day during the Walmart Cyber Week sale. Walmart had the biggest sales day in history on Walmart.com on Cyber Monday.

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DSi doesn’t support R4 cartridges

Our colleagues from Kotaku.com have put together a video showing no less than 28 cartridges that won’t run in your DSi. However, that doesn’t mean they’ll never work, as Nintendo will surely fix this in some firmware update, but the mere fact that …

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Nintendo Wii U’s Online Service Will Not Mimic Xbox Live Or PlayStation Network

Exactly the same thing could be said about Nintendo DS. These are typical examples of hindsight bias where, only after noticing that these machines had sold beyond their expectations, their memories have been rewritten.” He says that once people …

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