Are we really satisfied with the Wii?

Are we really satisfied with the Wii? Should we be? Shouldn’t Nintendo be trying harder? It’s a question IGN’s Matt Casamassina brought up in his December editorial Nintendo is Lazy and You Don’t Care. Although not the only, or the main point in his editorial, Casamassina repeatedly cites both The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess and Super Mario Galaxy as the “epic...

New hardware, MotionPlus game mentioned by Miyamoto

“Did I do it again? Did I let something slip?! I just get so excited!” As the recipient of a “Special Achievement Prize” during a symposium at the 13th Annual Japan Media Arts Festival on Saturday, Shigeru “loose lips” Miyamoto had time to spill two tidbits of information while up on stage. Not only has Miyamoto confirmed that Nintendo is working on some new ha...

Forget about tomorrow, look what we’ve got now!

Reggie’s recent discussion of the future successor to Wii has once again kicked the sleeping bear that is the HD debate and what Nintendo has done wrong this generation (very little if you were to ask the board members) and how they can correct it.

Do you really want a HD Nintendo System? I mean honestly, who wouldn’t want to play a Zelda game in HD!

Recently Reggie Fils-Amie has gone on the record to talk about the recent speculation about Wii HD happening, and about the future of Nintendo in general. “[The] next step for Nintendo in terms of home consoles will not be simply to make it HD, but to add more and more capability and we’ll do that when we totally tapped out all of the experiences for the existing Wii and we are nowhere...

Youtube Tuesday – Mario Teaches Typing??

Rumors, and Leaks are always subject to question when they first hit the net. Yet, for some reason, judging from recent Nintendo releases… I can see them trying to release Mario Teaches Typing again. What do you guys think, real or fake?

Nintendo denies WiiHD, dings analyst

Nintendo’s own Reggie Fils-Aime openly declared to GameTrailers TV that the Wii HD simply does not exist: Reggie: Michael [Pachter] continues to be the only one who believes that this is gonna happen. I don’t know how forcefully we can say there is no Wii HD. Keighley: It’s not coming, period? Reggie: No. [As Transcribed by Kotaku] And a ding at Michael Pachter! Kudos Reggie R...

Wii Netflix, HD console seemingly confirmed for 2010

Someone with an inside source at either Netflix or Nintendo–or possibly both–is all but confirming that a streaming video service (much like the recently confirmed PS3 one) is headed to the console very, very soon. Oh, and there’s something else.

Square-Enix CEO: New Wii, Controller by 2011

Following continued evidence of a well predicted Wii price drop, Square-Enix CEO Yoichi Wada made his own prediction this week to the Financial Times: “New Wii” by 2011.  The prediction seems to have come following Mr. Wada’s commentary on Project Natal and Sony’s upcoming motion controller. “Present game machines already have a lot of functions: they are a network termina...