Archive for June, 2008

Tales of Vesperia Demo

Thursday, June 26th, 2008 Posted in Xbox 360 | 3 Comments »

A Tales of Vesperia demo hit the Japanese marketplace a few days ago. I took it for a whirl, and it's pretty good. The graphics are absolutely phenomenal. The animation ... Read more..

Freeloader crippled by latest Wii firmware update

Wednesday, June 18th, 2008 Posted in Nintendo, Wii | 3 Comments »

One of the downsides of the Wii is its draconian region protection. By design, you can't play games from any other region. That's a major headache for anyone foreign living ... Read more..

Phantasy Star Portable

Saturday, June 14th, 2008 Posted in PSP, Sony | 1 Comment »

The PSP is getting Phantasy Star Portable at the end of next month. Set in the world of Phanasy Star Universe the Sonic Team deeloped game will introduce us to ... Read more..

Daigasso! Band Brothers DX

Friday, June 13th, 2008 Posted in DS, Nintendo, Wii | No Comments »

Band Brothers DX is coming to the DS in a couple of weeks. The DJ sim lets you pick any part of any song to play. You can also sing ... Read more..

Archive of Sega Stuff

Thursday, June 12th, 2008 Posted in Japan, Sega | No Comments »

Sega Japan have archived their old newsletter, Joy Joy News. The archives are full of cheerful pics and screenshots from the days of the Master System/Sega Mark III. There's also ... Read more..


Monday, June 9th, 2008 Posted in Misc | No Comments »

I just added a forum to the site. It's the first time I've set one of these up so it's kind of an experiment. Head on over and try it ... Read more..

Super Mario Stadium Family Baseball

Saturday, June 7th, 2008 Posted in Mario, Nintendo, Wii | 5 Comments »

The official site for the new Wii Baseball title just launched. Some videos show off the characters' special swings, a fireball shot for Mario and a charmed shot from Peach ... Read more..

God of War: Chains of Olympus

Saturday, June 7th, 2008 Posted in PSP, Sony | No Comments »

God of War: Chains of Olympus is finally coming out in Japan next month. The game is the highest rated PSP title on both Metacritic and Gamerankings so is definitely ... Read more..

Kung Fu Panda Demo

Friday, June 6th, 2008 Posted in Xbox 360 | 1 Comment »

I just played through the Kung Fu Panda demo on Xbox live. The best way to describe it would be a very very easy, blood free Ninja Gaiden. A nice ... Read more..

Fatal Frame – Mask of the Lunar Eclipse

Friday, June 6th, 2008 Posted in Wii | 4 Comments »

Nintendo just updated the website for the Wii exclusive Fatal Frame - Mask of the Lunar Eclipse. Details on this have been pretty sketchy until now with rumours that development ... Read more..