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4 hrs ago | CIO

Tokyo Game Show Attendance Surges

The chance to play the new PlayStation 3 and Wii consoles drew over 190,000 people to the Tokyo Game Show, the event organizers said Monday.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, PS3, World News, Japan,

8 hrs ago | CiteULike

Effectiveness of Virtual Reality Using Wii Gaming Technology in Stroke Rehabilitation

Background and Purpose--Hemiparesis resulting in functional limitation of an upper extremity is common among stroke survivors.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver

Tue Apr 15, 2014


Nintendo to Exchange 3.2M Wii Remote Straps

Nintendo, the Japanese firm behind the recently released Wii game console, said this week that it will exchange some 3.2 million straps that attach to its Wii Remote controller after receiving a number of reports of the straps snapping, Reuters reports.


Related Topix: Video Games, DS


Nintendo to Ship 400K Wii Consoles for Japan Launch

Nintendo, the Japanese electronics firm, on Wednesday said it would ship roughly 400,000 Wii consoles for the next-generation game system's upcoming Japanese launch , set for Dec. 2, Reuters reports .


Related Topix: Video Games, DS, PS3

Barnsley Chronicle

Chart hit hopes for Barnsley lass Danielle

SINGER Danielle Williams has released a single remixed by dance music wizards Soulshaker which she hopes could be a number one hit.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Danielle, Video Games

I4U Future Technology News

Prediction: Oculus Rift And VR Could Be Huge And Not Just For Gamers

Over two decades ago, I was in a theme park near London and in a small room tucked out of the way and with a far smaller queue than any of the vomit-inducing rides outside, sat two large seats with computers built into them.


Related Topix: Computers, Science / Technology, Virtual Reality, Video Games, Digital Extremes, Paramount Digital Entertainment, Star Trek , PC


Reign in the new Princess Peach Wii Remote Plus next week

It's not just the handhelds that are going peach and pink : A new Princess Peach Wii Remote Plus is floating onto retail shelves in North America next week.


Related Topix: Video Games, Nintendo, Super Mario 3D World

Boston Standard

Court Results: Our latest register of cases before Boston Magistrates' Court

Edward Sear, 36, of Jubilee Avenue, Boston. At Boston, dishonestly undertook or assisted in the retention, removal, disposal or realisation of stolen goods, namely a Wii games console and games ad a Playstation 2 and games and a gold diamond ring.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Lincolnshire County, England, Video Games, Sony Playstation 2, 3DS

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Watch Dogs listed for Wii U release in autumn, there's life in the old dog yet

It hasn't been fashionable to bash the Nintendo Wii U for a while now. In fact, the console has courted a lot of praise over the last few months, thanks to hits like Super Mario 3D World, Donky Kong Country: Tropical Freeze and the forthcoming Mario Kart 8 each attracting intrigued, if not jealous glances from PS4 and Xbox One owners.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Wii U, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, Ubisoft, Watch Dogs, Super Mario 3D World

Sat Apr 12, 2014


An investigation of the impact of regular use of the Wii Fit to...

An investigation of the impact of regular use of the Wii Fit to improve motor and psychosocial outcomes in children with movement difficulties: a pilot study To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.


Related Topix: Video Games, The, Deep Silver

Thu Apr 10, 2014


Free for teens during the month of May

The Korah Branch of the Sault Ste. Marie Public Library, located at 556 Goulais Avenue, is pleased to host a number of activities for teens throughout the month of May. On May 1 and 15, teens are invited to drop into the branch for an afternoon of free gaming featuring XBOX Kinect, Wii, and a variety of board games.


Related Topix: Sault Ste. Marie, MI, Video Games, Life, Holidays, Mother's Day, Home Gardening, Home

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Times

UNG-Gainesville project brings students, seniors together

University of North Georgia psychology students visit the Senior Life Center in Gainesville with a Wii bowling game for the seniors to play.


Related Topix: Gainesville, GA, Video Games, Hall County, GA

Oxford Times

GP who had sex with patient in his surgery is suspended for a year

A MARRIED GP who had sex with a patient in his surgery before prescribing her the morning after pill was yesterday suspended for a year.


Related Topix: Human Sexuality, Video Games

Mon Apr 07, 2014

LaGrange Daily News

Public safety

Police responded to the 1300 block of Juniper Street where a homeowner reported that while collecting rent from a tenant, she noticed the back door had been forced open.


Related Topix: Video Games

Sun Apr 06, 2014


How would you change Nintendo's Wii U?

The Wii was, undoubtedly, the success story of the previous console generation, encouraging millions of novice gamers to wave their arms around like a crazy person.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Nintendo, Wii U, DS, Gadgets


Mario Kart 8

Turn your racing experience upside down! Nintendo's Mario Kart franchise comes to the Wii U console in full HD, introducing new racing circuit designs and anti-gravity karts that will have players driving upside down.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Mario Kart, Video Games, Mario Kart 8, Wii U, Sega, Sonic the Hedgehog

Sat Apr 05, 2014


NEWKey moments of my gaming life a " Reader's Feature

A reader details the five key titles that made him a gamer, with four 8-bit and 16-bit classics and one surprising release on the Wii.


Related Topix: Activision, Video Games, GoldenEye

[H]ard OCP

Wii Ua s New Mario Kart 8 Trailer

The Wii U is regarded as the red-headed step-child in the console world and has to come out swinging at every turn just to stay competitive with its big brothers.


Related Topix: Nintendo, Mario Kart 8, Video Games, Wii U

Fri Apr 04, 2014


Gamespy's multiplayer servers are going dark, be prepared

Even if you've only played a handful games with online multiplayer in the past dozen years, chances are that at least a few of your sessions have been powered by Gamespy's back-end tech .


Related Topix: 2K Games, Gearbox Software, Video Games, Borderlands, WWE SmackDown vs. Raw, THQ, Yuke's, PS3, DS, Bohemia Interactive, Arma, 505 Games

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Computer And Video Games

GameSpy online services shutting down May 31

The Glu Mobile-owned service announced on its website that it will "cease providing all hosted services for all games still using GameSpy" and recommended that concerned players contact publishers for more information.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Capcom, Street Fighter, DS, Nintendo Gameboy