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  • What I did today: Nintendo DS case replacement

    What I did today: Nintendo DS case replacement

    Not a big deal but I just wanted to write a bit about replacing parts on your valuable and delicate electronics. Friends, I’m here to tell you that while it’s hard, it’s not impossible to fix things yourself. Read More

  • The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks available today on Nintendo DS/DSi

    The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks available today on Nintendo DS/DSi

    Fans of the Legend of Zelda games who happen to leave the house once in awhile don't need to be told that today marks the newest installment of portable Zelda games, as The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks hits store shelves for the Nintendo DS and DSi for $34.99. Read More

  • Biggest Loser fitness game now available for Wii and DSi

    Biggest Loser fitness game now available for Wii and DSi

    Announced back in May, The Biggest Loser is now officially available for the Nintendo Wii and DSi platforms for $40 and $30, respectively, bringing the grand total of fitness games on the market up to seven billion and one. Developed by THQ, the game mimics the experience of being on The Biggest Loser Ranch just like the TV contestants, except that you get to live in your own house and you can… Read More

  • Nearly 7 million Nintendo DSis have been sold, let's just call it a hit

    Nearly 7 million Nintendo DSis have been sold, let's just call it a hit

    The Nintendo DSi launched in Japan on November 1st, 2008 and the first 170,000 were sold out within two days. 435,000 were sold during the first week here in the States, and UK gamers snatched up 92,000 units during the first weekend. But in all, Nintendo has sold nearly 7 million DSis and over 100 million DSs. That’s a lot. Read More

  • Band Hero for Nintendo DS to feature drum peripheral, won't work with DSi

    Band Hero for Nintendo DS to feature drum peripheral, won't work with DSi

    Band Hero is coming to the Nintendo DS this fall and, yes, you'll be able to play drums and, double yes, there will be an actual drum peripheral for your DS. Nothing too fancy, just something called the "drum grip" that fits over the DS' buttons and D-pad. Oh, and as luck would (not) have it, the drum grip won't work with the DSi. So there's that. Read More

  • Disney announces multi-platform Alice in Wonderland video game

    Disney announces multi-platform Alice in Wonderland video game

    Disney Interactive Studios announced today that French dev Etranges Libellules has begun development of videogame adaptations of Lewis Carroll’s beloved Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass to complement Tim Burton’s upcoming film, Alice in Wonderland. The Wii, DS and PC title take place a few years after both stories in Underland and players must help… Read More

  • Band Hero DS attachements revealed, DSi owners are S.O.L.

    Band Hero DS attachements revealed, DSi owners are S.O.L.

    Band Hero is almost here to rock out on your Nintendo DS and it sounds like it’s going to be a decent adaptation. Soon you’ll be able to jam with your buds over the four-way ad-hoc network and play either the guitar, drummer, or lead vocalist. Players will be able to configure the game so if you all want to be drummers, you can. But there is one little thing that might bug some of you… Read More

  • Where's Waldo? Ubisoft knows

    Where's Waldo? Ubisoft knows

    Launching in September for the Wii, DS, PC and Mac is a childhood favorite of mine, Waldo. Yes, the striped sweater wearing dope is making his triumphant return to the world in the form of a videogame. The question is: where the hell has he been for the last 21 years? I'd like to buy him a beer. Read More

  • Lucas Arts announces Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron for PSP, DS

    Lucas Arts announces Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron for PSP, DS

    Shipping this Fall for the Sony PSP and Nintendo DS is Lucas Arts’ latest installment in the Star Wars Battlefront series, Elite Squadron. Players can now engage in battle on foot and then take to the skies to continue the fight with every shot fired affecting the outcome of each battle on every front. Read More

  • Everybody panic: Nintendo says Wii, DS software sales will be flat this year

    Everybody panic: Nintendo says Wii, DS software sales will be flat this year

    Nobody wants to read “businessy” news on a Friday afternoon on CrunchGear, so let's keep this one short: Nintendo only had an okay year last year; this year, it expects sales to be flat. It chalks that up to a decline in the software tie-in ration for new DS and Wii consoles. That is, the sheen of Wii Sports has worn off, and people are no longer compelled to buy the four game per Wii (2 per… Read More