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Kid Icarus and Mario Kart 64 coming to the virtual console

By Spencer . December 26, 2006 . 12:58pm

Nintendo updated the Japanese Virtual Console list with twelve new titles to be released in January 2007. Kid Icarus, Mario Kart 64, Bonaza Brothers and Alien Crush are on the list. Fire Emblem: Seisen no Keifu was the surprise addition since Nintendo just released Fire Emblem: Monsho no Nazo this week. Strategy RPG gamers are […]

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Fire Emblem and R-Type III: Third Lightning on the VC in Japan

By Spencer . December 26, 2006 . 9:47am

  Yesterday North America got the greatest virtual console line up to date with Super Mario Brothers, Toe Jam & Earl, Super Castelvania IV, Street Fighter 2 and R-Type. Japan’s virtual console shop was updated today with four games, but nothing jaw dropping. Sim City is being sold for 900 points, that’s an extra 100 […]

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Updated Wii games preview – new games covered

By Spencer . September 14, 2006 . 5:26am

At Nintendo’s Japanese press conference plenty of games were showcased and a lot of them were new. Instead of focusing on the big titles like Super Mario Galaxy, Sonic and the Secret Rings or Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess, we’re going to cover the new and lesser known upcoming Wii games.       Sengoku […]

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Fire Emblem’s path leads it to the US.

By Spencer . October 16, 2005 . 2:53pm

Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance marks a long awaited return for the series to a home console. In Path of Radiance you play as a ranger known as Ike who starts out under his father’s wing. Journey with Ike and lead a group of warriors through battle as a tactictian. Read our playtest of Fire […]

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Fire Emblem’s burns on your Gamecube.

By Spencer . May 5, 2005 . 5:52pm

It’s been awhile since a new Fire Emblem came out for a home console. The transition from a sprite based game all the way to a Gamecube title is a huge leap, but Intelligent Systems is ready for the jump. Check out our impressions of Fire Emblem: Souen no Kiseki.

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Collect Sacred Stones in the next Fire Emblem

By Spencer . October 11, 2004 . 5:49pm

With Fire Emblem being a hit in all regions now, Nintendo has made a follow up. Fire Emblem the Sacred Stones gives players a map to traverse and a new summoner class to play with. Read our playtest of Fire Emblem: Seima no Kouseki for more details.

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Fire Emblem lands in the US.

By Spencer . October 17, 2003 . 5:46pm

For the first time US and European gamers are getting a chance to check out Nintendo’s coveted strategy RPG series in English. Fire Emblem’s 7th installment rocks the fantasy world. Read why in our playtest of Fire Emblem: Rekka no Ken.