Posts Tagged ‘Nintendo’

Punch Out: The Trailer

March 24, 2009

The people at Nintendo just released the first trailer for the Punch Out remake, and it looks AWESOME!

From what I understand they are also preserving the classic control scheme which should make it easy for everybody to reminisce about one of the best games of the 8-bit era. This is the first Wii game in a looooooooong time worth getting excited about.

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Only sexual predators use Animal Crossing

March 17, 2009

I’ve never been a fan of local television news. Mostly because they make you wait through commercials before they answer questions they pose, such as, “Can your refrigerator be killing you?” Come on! Tell me now, I was just visit accused death trap for some life-sustaining food! Am I making a mistake!

But I digress. In another bout of outlandish sensationalism a Columbia, Missouri news program has  Nintendo in its crosshairs. Their threat this time is their second favorite behind the threat of death… the threat of sexual predators.

KMIZ is reporting claims by the obviously uninformed Mid-Missouri Internet Crimes Task Force that Animal Crossing on the Nintendo Wii is being used by sexual predators to target children.

What makes it obvious that neither the reporters or the cops have played the game is quotes like this: (more…)

Big Lebowski + Wii

March 8, 2009

It would look a little bit like this video, which has been around the web for a while, but is funny, all the same.

Turnip Murder

February 28, 2009

Just a cool photo I thought I would share.

turnip_murder.jpg (JPEG Image, 648×864 pixels) – Scaled (68%).

Free online Nintendo games

February 27, 2009

What can be better than playing Nintendo games free in your browser with no required downloads? I literally stumbled on this list of 100 8-bit NES games that allows you to do just that.

nintendo8.com