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I Dream In Zelda: How Skyward Sword Changed My Life

Last month I pre-ordered The Legend Of Zelda Skyward Sword. I grew up playing video games like Mario and Donkey Kong, and I read the new Zelda was being called the best game ever made. It received an average rating of 94/100.
I Dream In Zelda: How Skyward Sword Changed My Life
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Latest Wii 2 rumour: A Six-Inch Touchscreen Controller

rumours about the Nintendo’s next video game console started swirling last week. Now we have a bit more juicy details.The Wii 2 (code-named “Project Café”) is said to have a controller with a six-inch touchscreen, two analogue sticks, and eight buttons. The new console should also support the current model […]
Latest Wii 2 rumour: A Six-Inch Touchscreen Controller
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Nintendo Will Announce The Wii 2 At E3 This June

Nintendo is expected to debut a new video game console to replace its ageing Wii next year. the Japanese company is expected to make that announcement at the E3 trade show in June, according to Game Informer.
Nintendo Will Announce The Wii 2 At E3 This June
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Sony’s Next PlayStation Portable Will Have New Controls, Be For Hardcore Gamers

[credit provider=”AP”] Sony used to rule gaming. But its latest PlayStation, though it’s done well, has been overshadowed by Microsoft‘s Xbox 360 and (especially) Nintendo‘s Wii.And its mobile efforts have always foundered. Its first PlayStation Portable was a really high-powered (and expensive) device while Nintendo’s DS had innovative dual screen […]
Sony’s Next PlayStation Portable Will Have New Controls, Be For Hardcore Gamers
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Sorry, Sony, But This Beast Is NOT The Future Of The Remote Control

[credit provider=”Engadget” url=”http://www.engadget.com/2010/10/05/sonys-google-tv-controller-outed-on-abcs-nightline-video/”] As you may have seen by now, this is supposedly the remote control that Sony will offer for its new TV sets with Google TV software built-in. This via a sneak peek on Nightline; more details here at Engadget.We don’t mean to be rude, but this is […]
Sorry, Sony, But This Beast Is NOT The Future Of The Remote Control
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PlayStation Move Isn’t Much More Than A Wii HD

[credit provider=”Gizmodo” url=”http://gizmodo.com/5565294/playstation-move-isnt-much-more-than-a-wii-hd”] I had high hopes for PlayStation Move since its announcement. Having played around with various titles for about an hour today, I have to say: if Sony’s technology is better, it isn’t showing in its first-gen software.Frankly, I’m not sure that it ever will.
PlayStation Move Isn’t Much More Than A Wii HD
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From Booth Babes To Cirque: The Best Photos From E3

[credit provider=”VentureBeat ” url=”http://games.venturebeat.com/2010/06/17/from-cirque-to-booth-babes-our-photo-gallery-of-marketing-games-at-e3/”] The E3 video game trade show ended yesterday after five days of events that drew more than 45,000 attendees.The show blends the traditional marketing of “booth babes” and “booth dudes” targeting young gamers as well as the nouveau style of marketing that Microsoft used with its […]
From Booth Babes To Cirque: The Best Photos From E3
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Nintendo: Almost 1 Million Wii Users Streaming Netflix

Netflix’s newish movie streaming service on the Nintendo Wii is off to a good start: Nintendo of America COO Reggie Fils-Aime just said on CNBC that almost 1 million Wii users have “participated” in the Netflix streaming system so far, which Netflix debuted this spring.
Nintendo: Almost 1 Million Wii Users Streaming Netflix
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Netflix Downgraded To SELL

Lazard Capital analyst Barton Crockett slapped a “sell” on Netflix today, with a $41 price target, saying he thinks the company’s stock hit “a peak.”
Netflix Downgraded To SELL
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Nintendo Is Doing Great! But Not Like Last Year

Nintendo is going back to the basics with the release of New Super Mario Bros. Wii. According to Nintendo of America CEO Reggie Fils-Aime, Nintendo is doing great during this holiday season, but there is obviously no chance of catching up to last year’s numbers.
Nintendo Is Doing Great! But Not Like Last Year
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Sony Stages A Huge Comeback In Japan

Enterbrain, the publisher of Japanese gaming magazine Famitsu, has released life-to-date sales figures for the Nintendo (NTDOY) Wii and Sony (SNE) PlayStation 3 in Japan.
Sony Stages A Huge Comeback In Japan
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CHART OF THE DAY: The Rise And Fall Of The Wii

Nintendo’s U.S. Wii sales continued sliding in November, as they fell 38% year over year to 1.3 million units, according to NPD group. (Yes, they increased from October, as they do every year. But they’re still down from last year, despite a $50 price cut at the end of September.)
CHART OF THE DAY: The Rise And Fall Of The Wii
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Nintendo: Chicks Dig Our Wii

The Wii’s market share might be sliding overall, but Nintendo says it has a iron lock on one part of the market — women.
Nintendo: Chicks Dig Our Wii
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I’m Bored With The Wii, And So Are A Lot Of My Friends

At Arc90, one of our meeting rooms is proudly called the Wii Room. It’s an informal meeting space with a whiteboard, projector and…a Nintendo Wii. When we first got the Wii a couple of years ago, it was a universal hit at Arc90. The bowling and golf games in the […]
I’m Bored With The Wii, And So Are A Lot Of My Friends
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Playstation 3 Now Outselling Xbox, Wii

Sony’s (SNE) Playstation 3 surged ahead of the Nintendo (NTDOY) Wii to lead home console sales in September, according to the recently released report from NPD.
Playstation 3 Now Outselling Xbox, Wii
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Xbox 360 Fails Five Times More Often Than PS3

The Xbox 360’s failure rate is five times the rate as the PS3 and eight times the rate as the Wii, The Consumerist reports, citing a study by Game Informer. The Xbox failure rate is 54.2%, the PS3’s is 10.2%, and the Wii’s 6.8%.
Xbox 360 Fails Five Times More Often Than PS3
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Nintendo Wii Losing Its Shine

Nintendo’s innovative, inexpensive Wii gaming console has been the hottest thing in gaming this half of the decade. But the Wii is starting to lose its shine.
Nintendo Wii Losing Its Shine
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