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  • 2nd Rytmik contest announced
    on Jan 1, 1970
    As composing software Rytmik finally makes it onto the US version of the Nintendo DSi digital games service, developer Cinemax has announced that a second competition for music creators is under way. Nintendo DSi fans are challenged to submit their o...
  • Handheld gaming charts UK – week 35, 2010
    on Jan 1, 1970
    The British sales tracker Chart-Track has released insights into, among others, handheld console games sales for the week ending with September 04, 2010. Nintendo DS: (1) 1 NEW SUPER MARIO BROS. (2) 2 TOY STORY 3 (3) 3 DRAGON QUEST IX: SENTINELS OF T...
  • Weekly Nintendo DSi downloads – EU edition
    on Jan 1, 1970
    Nintendo Europe has announced this week’s DSiWare downloads. 500 points will get you your own personal DSi notebook curtesy of myNotebook or a taste of “search and find fun” with Where’s Wally. Where’s Wally? Travel Pack 1 – 500 p...
  • Ys: The Oath in Felghana LE announced
    on Jan 1, 1970
    Video game publisher XSeed Games has lifted the lid on the Limited Edition of their next Ys title. Series fans willing to for fork out an extra $10, compared to the standard edition price of $29.99, will be treated to a soundtrack CD and a 4-inch by...
  • Media – Dangan-Ronpa
    on Jan 1, 1970
    A quick catch-up on Spike’s released trailers and screens for their upcoming murder investigation focused action adventure for Sony PSP. Dangan-Ronpa is “set in a high school where super-elite students from all over the nation are brought tog...
  • New KORG Music Workstation for DS in the works
    on Jan 1, 1970
    The team behind the Korg DS-10 music creation software for Nintendo DS is back with more tools for creative handheld owners. Nobuyoshi Sano, the brain behind KORG DS-10, recently started his own developer studio, Detune Ltd., and has set out to creat...
  • Screens – Shiren the Wanderer 5
    on Jan 1, 1970
    Game company Chunsoft has released a set of screens from their in-the-works Nintendo DS RPG  Mystery Dungeon Shiren the Wanderer 5: Fortune Tower and the Dice of Fate. Game publisher Atlus earlier this year brought the dungeon crawler series to Nort...
  • Screens – The 3rd Birthday
    on Jan 1, 1970
    Publisher Square Enix has released a new set of images from their in-development entry in the Parasite Eve series – The 3rd Birthday. The game’s producer Yoshinori Kitase, is currently showing the game to European media, and according to a tw...
  • Review – Art Academy (Nintendo DS)
    on Jan 1, 1970
    "Parents seeking to add a bit of variety to their kids’ DS library, teaching them a ting or two in the process, should consider Art Academy as a serious contender for their next purchase."...
  • Screens – Vampire Moon
    on Jan 1, 1970
    Publisher City Interactive has released a new set of screens from the Nintendo DS game Vampire Moon. According to City Interactive DS fans can look forward to an entry in the hidden-objects genre, which will feature “beautiful, atmospheric location...
  • ClaDun: This is an RPG release date announced
    on Jan 1, 1970
    The American arm of video game publisher NIS has revealed the release date from the PSP exclusive roleplaying game ClaDun: This is an RPG. Sporting an old school look and gameplay that should bring back memories of Gauntlet, ClaDun: This is an RPG is...
  • White Knight Chronicles for PSP in 2011
    on Jan 1, 1970
    Sony Computer Entertainment Japan has formally announced – in this week’s edition of gaming magazine Famitisu – that they have a White Knight Chronicles title for PSP in the works – thanks 1UP. Previously a PS3 exclusive series, PSP o...
  • Video – Super Scribblenauts
    on Jan 1, 1970
    Publisher Warner Bros. Interactive has released their Gamescon 2010 trailer for their follow-up to last years Scribblenauts. Once again from the hands of developer 5th Cell, DS fans can look forward to more than 12...
  • Review – Ys Seven (PlayStation Portable)
    on Jan 1, 1970
    "... Ys Seven is a small masterpiece in handheld format. If you only buy one RPG this autumn Ys Seven deserves to be right at the top of your shortlist!"...
  • Knights in the Nightmare delayed till November
    on Jan 1, 1970
    Publisher Atlus has let out, that they’re pushing the PSP port of Knights in the Nightmare until November. The bullet-hell action game meets strategy RPG was originally slated for retailer and digital distribution in October, but Atlus has decided...
  • Screens – Monster Hunter Portable 3rd
    on Jan 1, 1970
    Publisher Capcom has shared a batch of new pictures from upcoming entry in the Monster Hunter Portable series on Sony PSP. Apart from new images, Capcom also revealed that Japanese release date for Monster Hunter Portable 3rd will be December 01, 201...
  • Parasite Eve 1 and 2 set for PSN re-release
    on Jan 1, 1970
    Character designer from publisher Square Enix, Tetsuya Nomura, has hinted via twitter, that newcomers to the Parasite Eve series should be able to make their acquaintances with the first two games before the next entry is released: “But, before The...
  • Handheld game releases – week 35, 2010
    on Jan 1, 1970
    It’s time to take a look at the NDS/PSP games which will find their way to retailers in the upcoming week – August 30 to September 05 – across both US and UK/Europe. Game releases for PSP is heating up with titles like Valkyria Chronicles I...
  • Valkyria Chronicles 3 set for PSP
    on Jan 1, 1970
    Last week publisher Sega unintentionally leaked the existence of a new Valkyria Chronicles title, but the platform remained unknown at that time. Through Japanese gaming magazine Famitsu Sega this week formally announced that they indeed have a follo...
  • New DSi XL colors in Europe come October
    on Jan 1, 1970
    As the grey and cold autumn days spreads across Europe, a small handful of new DSi XL colors may liven up the rainy season for Nintendo fans. On October 08, 2010 Nintendo Europe will expand the DSi XL lineup with three new colours; yellow, green &...