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Owlboy creator proposes a new Wario Land


TakeMyMoney.org
Nov 29
D-Pad Studio has been working on Owlboy for a long time. When a game looks this good, expectations run high, and the pressure to deliver can be overwhelming. Like a lot of developers, it seems that they escape from the s... read
A better remix with stronger samples
NES Remix was able to scratch an itch for many retro enthusiasts out there, but it lacked a certain spark that made it a must-buy for the average gamer. It would be hard to really consider half of the selections "classic... read feature

Wario Land 4 eBook

Wario Land 4 to be critically analyzed in 600-page eBook


I'm jealous I didn't think of this first
Dec 17
Game Design Companion: A Critical Analysis of Wario Land 4 is a 600-page eBook that will analyze the entirety of Wario Land 4. I'll just give you a moment to let that sentence sink in. Seriously, Daniel Johnson has put togeth... read
Wahh!
Game & Wario is kind of like Nintendo Land in reverse. Where Nintendo Land takes the gameplay concepts of various Nintendo franchises and condenses them all into a Mii-sized caricature, Game & Wario takes the micro-ga... read feature

Wario's crowdfarter

Nintendo apes Kickstarter with Wario's Crowdfarter


I'ma Wario and I'ma gonna win!
May 20
It's safe to say that Nintendo is in a comfortable spot when it comes to first party development and funding. But Wario is not content with Nintendo's handling of the situation, and has launched his own "Crowdfarter" parody s... read
Yippe!

Game & Wario comes to Wii U on June 23 for $39.99


Europe release: June 28
May 02
Game & Wario arrives in North America on June 23 and then Europe on June 28. It comes with a budget price of $39.99. I'll bite my tongue and hold back any Wii U gaming drought comments, because Game & Wario is finally... read
Game & Wario

There are five new gametypes in Game & Wario


All the same craziness with extras in tow
Apr 17
For the fans of 2007's Wario Ware: Smooth Moves, it's been quite the dry spell in between console entries. Having recently seen release in Japan, Nintendo is now showing off localized versions of Game & Wario. Here's a rundown on some of the new modes. read
Game & Wario

'Pirate' and 'Gamer' revealed for Game & Wario


Use the GamePad in ridiculous ways
Apr 17
Nintendo revealed a bit more info for Game & Wario today, showing off the new minigames "Pirate" and "Gamer." Pirate has players moving to the rhythm to dodge cannon shots -- the TV only shows the ship in front of you, s... read
Game & Wario

Game & Wario video blow out


Final confirmation that this game is awesome
Mar 28
The last time I posted about Game & Wario, there was much editorializing on how I found the game initially disappointing but was slowly becoming more hopeful that it would find excellence. These new videos from... read
Game & Wario

Tickle sleeping children's feet in Game & Wario


New vids remind us that, yeah, this game is weird
Mar 14
Everbody's buddy "NintenDaan" Koopman directed us to these latest videos for the upcoming Game & Wario. Now, I must admit that I haven't been following the development of the Wii U party fest because the word "mini-game"... read
Game and Wario

Game and Wario fills out with Disco, Pirates, and Gamers


Four minutes of gameplay
Feb 28
I was a little disappointed with Game and Wario when I played it at E3 2012. It came off as limp and uninspired compared to most prior WarioWare games. Arrow and Ski felt felt too much like similar mini-g... read
Game Over, the poster

Game heroes died so that you can have this poster


Hang brentalfloss' "The Game Over Tinies" up on your wall
Feb 26
Did you guys get a chance to check out "The Game Over Tinies" in brentalfloss the comic? Once again, co-writers brentalfloss and Dan Roth and artist Andrew Dobson created an abecedarian comic of videogame character deaths -- ... read
The Game Over Tinies

Even more 'Game Overs' in storybook rhyme


The remaining letters in brentalfloss the comic's "The Game Over Tinies"
Feb 22
A couple weeks back, brentalfloss the comic began an arc parodying the dark comedy children's book The Gashlycrumb Tinies -- that book's author, Edward Gorey, is the subject of today's Google Doodle, by the by. Anyway, "The G... read
Game & Wario

Game & Wario is coming soon in Japan


I'ma Wario, I'ma gonna win!
Jan 24
After eons of radio silence, we now have some more concrete info on a Japanese release date for Game & Wario: March 28th, 2013, with a retail price of 4,935 Yen (4,700 digitally). I had a chance to play it at a Nintendo e... read

Game & Wario will contain 16 minigames


New info has been revealed, finally
Dec 05
At yesterday's Nintendo Direct presentation in Japan, Nintendo revealed a bit more information about Game & Wario, stating that it'll have sixteen separate minigames to choose from. The game is said to have a mix of fully... read
Carter's Quest
[Read on for a description of every Wario game ever released in the US, and my completion of them all in 2012.]Why Wario? Ok, this is the last one for 2012, I promise. After squeezing in Kingdom Hearts to top o... read feature


Along with Project P-100, one of the biggest surprises at the Nintendo booth at E3 was Game & Wario. I would have definitely been less disappointed with Nintendo's on-site press conference if the... read feature

Dr. Wily makes necessary preparations in WarioWare D.I.Y.


Aug 20
Let's see now...there have been ten main games, one side story, and five handheld titles in the classic Mega Man series. Dr. Wily builds one or two fortresses for each outing, and they always crumble to the ground in the end... read

At first I wanted to start this review with a "Do you like to do it yourself" reference to The 40-Year-Old Virgin, but then I thought, "Is that how I really want to be remembered in the annals of Internet history? As a peddle... read feature

Watch Gaijin Games make a WarioWare D.I.Y. microgame


Apr 14
I must say, covering WarioWare D.I.Y. has been nothing but delightful -- and I haven't even gotten around to picking up a copy of the game yet. "Fire Bad!" by Alex Neuse of Gaijin Games is the latest of the developer-created... read

Tips & tricks with advanced WarioWare D.I.Y. tutorials


Apr 07
And with that, the super helpful, nicely-produced WarioWare D.I.Y. tutorial videos from Nintendo of America Treehouse have come to a close. Since the game has been out in the wild for a while now, this final set delves into ... read

Watch Ron Carmel make his WarioWare DIY game Suck Goo


Apr 06
Ron Carmel, co-creator of the highly successful WiiWare and PC title World of Goo, has made a WarioWare D.I.Y. microgame. Suck Goo might be simplistic (even by WarioWare standards) but that's exactly the sort ... read

Cave Story creator's WarioWare D.I.Y. game, Ikachan


Apr 06
As you may be aware already, I love Cave Story. This video is of the WarioWare D.I.Y. microgame that Pixel, genius behind Cave Story, has made available to download. The Ikachan microgame is based on a mechanic from a P... read

More of those helpful WarioWare D.I.Y. tutorial videos


Mar 22
With less than a week left until WarioWare D.I.Y. hits retail, my curiosity for the game has grown tremendously each passing day. More than the main game itself, I'm curious to see if I have what it takes to make a halfway d... read

Developers getting in on the WarioWare D.I.Y. fun


Mar 22
As Matt showed us over the weekend, WarioWare D.I.Y. is going to be the next big thing for creative types. This is made even more clear by today's announcement that a handful of big-name developers will be contributing to the... read

WarioWare D.I.Y. can get really, really violent


Mar 21
What is all this talk about Nintendo not making adult games? The video above clearly shows that WarioWare D.I.Y. is heavily gunning for "Most Violent Game of the Year," and at the moment seems to have a healthy lead in the "... read

Tutorial Time: Learn to make games in WarioWare D.I.Y.


Mar 17
I passed along a preview of upcoming Nintendo DS game WarioWare D.I.Y. earlier this month, and in it I mentioned that I'm very excited about the tools the game provides to make your own microgame. I'm sure the game itself wi... read

WarioWare D.I.Y. has my imagination running wild


Feb 25
At Nintendo's media summit, held in San Francisco today, I had a chance to see the localized version of upcoming DS/DSi game WarioWare D.I.Y. in action. After getting a full demonstration on how it worked, my imagination is r... read

Make 'em hard! Nipple-flicking Nintendo DS boob minigame


May 07
Do you know about the Japanese Nintendo DS game Made in Ore (Made in Me)? Bukkake, remember? If you don't, know that it's a game in the WarioWare series that lets players create their own minigames, complete with tools to mak... read

Surprise: Japanese use Made in Ore to make bukkake porn


May 02
If I've said it once, I've said it a thousand times: if you want something sick and twisted, leave it to Japan. Americans didn't do too shabby of a job showing off what perverts we can be during the whole Sporn debacle, but g... read






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