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Zombies On Other Continents Keep Wii Zapper Alive

By Spencer . August 26, 2009 . 7:14am

Nintendo’s plastic gun shell rises from the grave in Japan and Europe, thanks to two zombie bundles.

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Link’s Bow Gun Training shoots for a May release

By Spencer . February 27, 2008 . 9:38am

The Wii Zapper launched in Europe and North America bundled with Link’s Crossbow Training as a free game. In Japan the main way of picking up the plastic shell was through a Ghost Squad or Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles package. Extra zappers could be purchased online, but they didn’t come with a pack in game. […]

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Shooting zombies and saving a space station

By Spencer . February 21, 2008 . 7:49am

Down in the North Hall booth crawl I found a light gun game called Forbidden Terror on Space Station Z. I wasn’t aware of the title and probably for good reason. Emergent Technologies developed the “game” with a team of four people as a tech demo. The tech demo was on three four platforms, but […]

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Pick your Wii-eapon out of an arsenal of plastic guns

By Spencer . January 8, 2008 . 11:06am

I ran past plenty of Nintendo Wii accessories on the CES show floor and didn’t feel the need to snap photos of every sword shell. However, one vendor stood out with a diverse selection of Wii Zapper alternatives. The way they line up their toy guns is also interesting. Doesn’t it look like the way […]

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House of the Dead 2&3 Returns retains console enhancements

By Spencer . January 7, 2008 . 9:07am

While The House of the Dead 2 & 3 Return is essentially a package of two arcade ports, Sega is keeping the Dreamcast and Xbox enhancements for the Wii version. In a promotional video they reveal the House of the Dead 2 has training mode and boss mode. The House of the Dead 3 includes […]

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Target Terror sets its sights on the Wii

By Spencer . January 3, 2008 . 2:17pm

I mentioned this before as a rumor, but now it’s confirmed that Target Terror is coming to the Wii care of Konami. Arcades are hard to come by so you may not recognize the game, but this in case you do take note this is a port of Target Terror: Gold. The “Gold” comes in […]