I have to admit that I am pretty excited about this new version of Punch Out!! coming to the Wii, although I usually steer clear of pretty rehashes of old favorites as I tend to be an old codger who prefers originals. I can't resist this one, though -- I mean, look at King Hippo, Just look at him!
GoNintendo posted a few press releases which feature a lot of new information about the game. You can find these after the jump, but if you're too lazy to readall that PR, I'll sum up for you: trainer Doc Louis is back, you can fight using either the Wiimote and nunchuk or the holding just the Wiimote sideways, and you can choose from career, exhibition and head-to-head modes. Von Kaiser is the only other opponent mentioned, but we already knew that. I tremble to think there could be an all new Super Macho Man waiting for me somewhere in this game...
This whole "Virtual Console 30th Anniversary" thing has been a bit confusing for all of us. So here's the scoop now that the dust has settled: on certain dates this year, you'll have the opportunity to download select games o...more
I have to preface this article with this statement -- once upon a time, I had absolutely no confidence in the eShop. Initially, I saw a marketplace where Nintendo was slowly drip-feeding us 20 year old games once a month. I s...more
I love Punch-out!! It doesn't matter if it's on the NES, SNES or Wii, the Punch-out!! series is by far the best boxing franchise ever created. When the iconic game made its triumphant return to the squared video game c...more