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Tekken 6 is about to throw a party, you're invited

Hey, Dtoid New York. Want to do something fun and possibly win a prize? Then head out to Namco Bandai's Tekken 6 launch party on Oct. 29 from 8 p.m. - 12 a.m. It's being held by New York - Tokyo and will feature a tournament for those wanti...

 
 
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Wii Sports Resort report: A beach ... in Times Square?!

Yesterday, Nintendo held a launch event for Wii Sports Resort in New York City’s Times Square, allowing the public to try out the game three full days before its launch on Sunday, July 26th. They went all-out for this one, trucking in...

 
 
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Sand dumped all over NYC in the name of Wii Sports Resort

In an effort to promote the forthcoming release of Wii Sports Resort, Nintendo spent a bazillion dollars turning part of New York City's Time Square the game's fictional setting, Wuhu Island. Leading up to the event, Nintendo issued ab...

 
 
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Nintendo turns Times Square into Wii Sports Resort

You know if you live in New York, you get to check out all the cool events Nintendo decides to throw over at the Nintendo World Store (and I'm jealous of people who get to do these things!). Their latest performance will include transformin...

 
 
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Find out what the f*ck Starfy is in New York City

When Nintendo announced the Nintendo DS title Legend of Starfy for a North American release, we asked "What the f*ck is Legend of Starfy?" With that question answered, we look towards filling in the next blank: Who the f*ck is Sta...

 
 
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Nintendo partners with DJ Academy for Rhythm Heaven event

If you've already mastered Rhythm Heaven on the Nintendo DS, Nintendo wants to put your real skills to this test this week in New York City. This Thursday, April 9, Nintendo will be hosting a Rhythm Heaven event at the Scratch DJ Acade...

 
 
 
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Yuffie to join the cast of Avenue Q

“Everyone’s A Little Bit Racist.” “If You Were Gay.” “The Internet Is For Porn.” These are just a few of the amazing songs in Broadway hit Avenue Q. And before you start making fun of me for talking...

 
 
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Banjo-wielding chiptunes artist Bud Melvin scores short film

It's Wednesday, and if you live in New York City, you should rush down tonight to The Tank's monthly film series, New York Experimental, for the premiere of the short film, NightSide. Directed by Paul Owens of 2 Player Productions (known fo...

 
 
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Aural Fixation: The Nullstravaganza continues

 Nullsleep has been quite busy lately, gigging, celebrating the beginning of summer, putting out a new record, and fronting the 8bitpeoples juggernaut, as always. The video before you is part of Nullsleep's performance in the fir...

 
 
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Wiimbeldon: Barcade, Beers, and Bears! Oh My!

Part hipster costume party, part casual Wii-gamer, and part "Well, I don't really want to fit into either of those other two categories, so I suppose I'll just drink a lot of beer instead" would all aptly describe the fir...

 
 
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Wiimbledon...is a Wii Tennis tournament

That's a tagline you can stand behind. It's concise, speaks directly to the point, and leaves nothing to be desired...except beer. The boys behind the first ever Wii Tennis tournament, Wiimbledon, ensure there will be plenty of tha...

 
 
 
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Recap: Cooking Mama Cook Off Challenge (NYC)

What's that burning smell? Is it the building? Did the knifeless hibachi chef get bored and start lighting things on fire? Could it be that Majesco's Cooking Mama: Cook Off for the Nintendo Wii is selling like hotcakes? That&#...

 
 
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Drinks on Kotaku

Kotaku's party at Barcade last Friday was for the button smashing, hipster hoppin', drink slugging folk. Cozily nested in Brooklyn's too-cool-for-school zone, Williamsburg, readers rubbed elbows and talked nerdy with the enitre ...

 
 
 
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First U.S. Wii buyer -- Triforce

OK guys, here's the first Wii buyer in the U.S. at the NYC Toys R Us in Times Square. Going by the name Triforce, the guy garnered a ton of attention, which you'll see in some upcoming videos tonight. But, lucky us, Triforce loves...

 
 
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The Toys R Us hodge podge

Here's the rest of the Nintendo Wii pre-launch coverage from the Toys R Us in Times Square. I'm about to head back out, but this should give you a good idea of what the hell is happening there right now. Make sure to spot the Didd...

 
 
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Wii, Reggie and Dtoid ... tonight! (update)

If you're in the NYC area and plan on stopping by the huge launch event tonight at Toys R' Us in Times Square, be on the look out for not only Nintendo President Reggie Fils-Aime, but Destructoid as well! Tonight, the festivities ki...

 
 
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Charlie Murphy rocks the mic at the NYC PS3 launch party

So, Luda takes the stage and introduces Charlie Murphy. Then, Charlie does an awesome set, much to the delight of some very tired campers and cranky media types. Sony may not know how to launch a console, but they sure do know how to thro...

 
 




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