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New images of Wii Mini

Nintendo released some fresh images of its new Wii Mini console which is a revised version of the popular Wii and releasing in North America on December 7th. Coming in at a sub $100 price point, the Wii Mini looks like a desirable item, however, be warned the Wii Mini

Cryengine 3 sits well with Korean developers

Crytek  showcased its Cryengine 3 at the recent G-Star gaming event held in South Korea where seven games were on show which utilize the engine. Some screenshots were released to highlight this achievement. “More and more developers in Asia are discovering the benefits of working with CryENGINE 3,” said Carl

Pachter predicts PS4 before next Xbox

The often outspoken and controversial Wedbush Securities Analyst Michael Pachter has spoken out regarding when he thinks the next generation of consoles will launch from Sony and Microsoft. He’s placing his bets on Sony releasing the PS4 ahead of Microsoft’s next Xbox console around October – November of 2013. Speaking

400,000 Wii Us sold last week

Nintendo has gone public and announced that it has sold more than 400,000 Wii U hardware units over the last week, and since launching the games console in North America on November 18th. Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime said that sales numbers were capped by the number of units

Assassins queue up to take on Black Ops 2

The weekly all formats software sales charts shows the Assassins queuing up behind the top selling Black Ops 2 which remain above and beyond all new challengers. Hitman Absolution sits in second place and Assassin’s Creed III in 4th. Interestingly Halo 4 still sits well amongst its multi format peers.

Hitman Absolution patch is on the cards

Hitman Absolution launched with much praise from the gaming press (we gave it a solid 9/10) but it seems some of the old school fans of the game aren’t happy with the new disguise system – hopefully a Hitman Absolution patch is on the cards.  In the game, when Agent

Assassin’s Creed III available now on PC

Today Ubisoft’s action adventure game Assassin’s Creed III  is now available for PC. Ubisoft also announced some NVIDIA specific features including a series first Direct X 11 support. Assassin’s Creed III  is also one of the world’s first games to feature NVIDIA TXAA technology for the ultimate graphics quality. NVIDIA