Wii Archive

  • The Last Story Review (Wii)

    The Last Story Review (Wii)

    The Last Story was brought to Wii by the minds behind the original Final Fantasy series. When it was released in Japan in January 2011, it immediately caused a stir among RPG players. By the end of the year it has sold around 160,000 copies in the island nation. With such a major RPG on […]

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  • I love my Cube

    I love my Cube

    Okay, I missed the last Podcast and couldn’t believe that I missed an epic episode on my favorite console of all time – the Nintendo GameCube. In fact I love the Cube so much that I bought two. Yes, one for the PAL region and one for the NTSC region. I am still trying to […]

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  • Let’s get it Moving!

    Let’s get it Moving!

    Without a doubt both Kinect and Move were designed to ride on the success of the Wiimote to cash in on motion controls. Between them, Move looks a lot more like the Wiimote as compared to Kinect’s gesture sensing approach. So let’s take a look at some of the launch games that Move offered to […]

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  • Wii Review: Resident Evil 4

    Wii Review: Resident Evil 4

    Resident Evil 4 Wii Edition is an old game now. The first game was released on GameCube in 2005 and then was subsequently ported to Playstation with and eventually terrorised PCs. The Wii Edition was released as one of the “launch titles” for Capcom in 2007 for Nintendo Wii boasting a “complete new control scheme […]

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  • DS Review: Dragon Quest IX – Sentinels of the Starry Skies

    DS Review: Dragon Quest IX – Sentinels of the Starry Skies

    The current generation Nintendo hardware is really thin on JRPGs, so it is always welcoming to hear that a new one is coming out on either DS or Wii. So along came Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies. A new entry from Square Enix developed by Level 5 (Dragon Quest VIII, Rogue Galaxy, […]

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  • Your Pile of … Disappointment

    Your Pile of … Disappointment

    There are games that we had anticipated for a small eternity and waited for it’s release date and waited and waited and camped outside shops waiting for them to come out, to finally getting our hot hands on them and booting them up. After an hour or so (sometimes even less) we were met with […]

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  • Davesto’s E3 2010 Afterthoughts

    Davesto’s E3 2010 Afterthoughts

    E3 has come and gone and, of course, driven the gaming media into an overdrive in the past week or so. Big announcements, pre-launches, sneak peeks etc. have kept many people busily running around talking about all things gaming. As usual the Big Three – Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony – held their pre-E3 conferences for […]

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  • Gameolio Podcast Ep 9: E Triple

    Gameolio Podcast Ep 9: E Triple

    Rich and Dan cover the newly revamped E3 super show! Topics discussed: The new Xbox 360 Microsoft Press Conference Kinect Halo Reach Gears of War 3 The new Metal Gear Solid Nintendo Press Conference The new Zelda The new GoldenEye Dan plays Mass Effect 2, OMG delayed hax! Also! Richie Rants! Topics not discussed: Sony […]

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