The Conduit leads to New Game Get

Not a bad week at all with The Conduit, Resident Evil for Wii, and Overlord coming out. Click on in for the full mega-list!

Wii-kly Update – Pop’Em Drop’Em SAMEGAME, Bomberman’94, and DETANA TWIN BEE

Are you immune to this season’s rampant basketball fever? If so, the Wii Shop Channel invites you and your friends to set up an action-packed tournament of your own with a fresh crop of downloadable games. This week brings an instantly irresistible puzzle game to the ever-expanding WiiWare library, plus a pair of classic TurboGrafx16 import titles for the Virtual Console ”“ one a vintage ver...

Wii Shop Channel Monday – Tetris Party, The Incredible Maze, Digital Champ Battle Boxing, and Gradius II

Another week, another hot WiiWare title.  The hotly anticipated Tetris Party is finally out this week as well as The Incredible Maze.  Over on the VC there are two TG16 games, Digital Champ and the import of Gradius II. Click on in for more details.  Anything here you interested in?

Wii Shop Channel Monday – Groovin’ Blocks, Final Solider, and Cho Aniki

This week we get three games I’ve never heard of, but imagine that they’ll get some folks excited.  First up is a new WiiWare musical puzzle game, Groovin’ Blocks, by newcomer Empty Clip Studios.  Their founders are apparently big fans of the classic Commodore 64 games, so this might appeal to folks of a similar mindset.  Also this week are two TG16 import shooters, Final Soli...

Alien Crush revival abducted by WiiWare

PRESS RELEASE ”“ Hudson Entertainment, the North American publishing arm of Hudson Soft, today announced that it is bringing its classic TurboGrafx-16 Alien Crush series to WiiWare on the Wii with Alien Crush Returns.

Virtual Console Monday – Helix, Ys Book I & II, and Samurai Shodown 2

Another Monday and it’s time to go shopping.  Looks like we have a new WiiWare rhythm game called Helix and a couple of eagerly awaiting Virtual Console releases, Ys Book I & II and Samurai Shodown 2.  Not a bad haul for Virtual Console fans.  Helix on the other hand is a bit questionable due to lack of information.  The publisher, Ghostfire Games, has a listing for open job position...

Mega Man out on Virtual Console tomorrow eventually!

VC-Reviews has confirmed that Mega Man will be out for the Virtual Console tomorrow.  No, it’s not Mega Man 9, but the original.  They also found out that Mega Man 2 will be out in September.  Also out tomorrow are NEOGEO fighter Samurai Shodown II and the TG16 RPG Ys Book I & II. So, will you buy Mega Man on Monday or wait for Mega Man 2?  Or are you just going to hold out for Mega ...

Wii Shop Channel Monday – Pong Toss, Chase HQ, and Art Of Fighting 2

Looks like Strong Bad won’t be making an appearance on your Wii before the end of July.  Instead, we have Pong Toss: Frat Party Games for WiiWare.  Classic cop car smasher Chase HQ and another NEOGEO installment of Art Of  Fighting appear for the Virtual Console.  Read all about them after the jump.

Virtual Console Monday – Kirby 64 and Psychosis

Virtual Console goes psychedelic this week! Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards – N64 – 2000 – 1,000 Wii Points Kirby’s first 3-D adventure is also his Nintendo 64 debut, and it finds the always-versatile hero battling a new enemy called Dark Matter. Dark Matter is after a distant land’s powerful crystal, but a young fairy named Ribbon attempts to save it by escaping with th...

Virtual Console Monday – Harvest Moon and Lords Of Thunder

Two cult classics get a Virtual Console release this week: Harvest Moon – SNES – 1997 – 800 Wii Points You bought the farm, so now it’s time to roll up your sleeves and try living off the fat of the land. Your challenge is to dig in and build your life as a farmer from the ground up. How you manage will determine the outcome, but remember: You always reap what you sow. Lord...