Archive for the ‘Wii’ Category

Eclosion announced

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

Candella Systems Ltd and Eipix Entertainment have announced Eclosion, for the PC, XBLA, PSP and Wii.
 
An intense top down shooter featuring cutting-edge 3D graphics, particle systems and post-processing effects, Eclosion features a multitude of ships, upgradeable weapons and combat environments ranging from ice worlds to deep space asteroid belts.
 
The game features both Solo and Co-op Single Player modes. Paying homage to the sci-fi shooters of the yester years, Eclosion has a music soundtrack with a blend of modern and authentic retro music created on analogue retro synthesizers like the original SID chip on the Commodore 64.
 
The key features of Eclosion are
• Cutting-edge 3D graphics
• Over 40 levels spread across 10 different environments
• Over 20 upgradeable weapons
• Over 50 different enemy types
• Upgradeable ships
• Online player statistics
• Unlockable bonus levels
• Over 90 minutes of modern and retro fusion music
• Co-op Single Player

F1 2009 features new Abu Dhabi track

Sunday, November 8th, 2009

With the 2009 FIA F1 championship having come to a close after an amazing weekend at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi the attention of the F1 fans is moving to the imminent release of the official video game of the season, F1 2009. Coming to the Nintendo Wii and PSP on 20th November, F1 2009 will give gamers their first chance to experience the state of the art Yas Marina track for themselves.

Introduced to the calendar this season, the Abu Dhabi GP is fully playable in F1 2009 and Codemasters have released a new gameplay trailer showcasing the 5.55km track which has been purpose built for F1 on a man made island. The video is available to view at the new F1 2009 website www.formula1-game.com.

The website has been relaunched today with a completely new look and feel to reflect the game’s iconic art style. F1 fans visiting the website will be able to view all of the videos and screenshots that have been released for F1 2009 and get the latest news about the game. Gamers can also become a fan of ‘F1 Games from Codemasters’ on Facebook and follow @formula1game on Twitter for the latest news and updates about the F1 2009.

Keep Christmas happy at WiiPreOrder.co.uk

Monday, November 17th, 2008

Wiipreorder.co.uk, the popular Nintendo Wii stock checking website, is set to keep children and parents happy this Christmas. Thanks to the site, it’s possible to avoid those unwanted tears and tantrums when – thwarted by perennial annual stock shortages and consumers battling over the last few units – Santa fails to include the desired Wii Fit in his sack on December 25.

Stock of the popular Wii Fit has been in short supply since its launch in April 2008, resulting in hordes of disgruntled shoppers trying to track down this elusive ‘must have’ game for their kids. Now, they can do so easily and cut out much of the ‘legwork’. (more…)

“EA Sports Active” – new Wii fitness product

Friday, November 14th, 2008

EA Sports LogoDo you find there are too few hours in the day to run a household, hold down a job and fit in a workout? Or, are you just getting bored of the same old fitness routine? Well EA Sports have announced the development of “EA Sports Active”, an innovative new customizable and personalized fitness product that will get you motivated to move in the comfort of your home. “EA Sports Active” will launch exclusively for the Wii worldwide next spring.

Developed in collaboration with fitness experts “EA Sports Active” is perfect for the whole family, though designed specifically for women seeking a simple, fun and cost-effective way to achieve a healthy lifestyle. The product will be the first in a new line of EA Sports fitness and Sports performance products in development to improve the well-being of people of all ages. (more…)