WiiWare is a service that allows Wii users to download games and applications specifically designed and developed for the Wii video game console made by Nintendo. These games and applications can only be purchased and downloaded from the Wii Shop Channel under the WiiWare section. Once the user has downloaded the game or application, it will appear in their Wii Menu or SD Card Menu as a new channel. WiiWare is a companion to the Virtual Console, which specializes in emulated games originally developed for other systems instead of original games.
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  • Curve reflects on Fluidity – creation, Nintendo’s involvement, and more

    … Fluidity was a long time coming for Curve Studios. The company pitched various ideas to Nintendo since its creation in 2005, but it wasn’t until the 2008 Game Developers Conference that the WiiWare project began to take shape. Curve’s design director Jonathan Biddle told EDGE this month: “We had this idea for a game about water. We sat down…

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  • Nintendo Wii mod enables online multiplayer for local multiplayer games

    …? Are you impressed? Why or why not? Also, what other games with local multiplayer would you like to see work with it? Let us know in the comments section below! As always, stay tuned to Gamer Headlines for the latest in video game and technology news. The post Nintendo Wii mod enables online multiplayer for local multiplayer games appeared first on Gamer Headlines. …

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  • Contest: Win a Retro City Rampage DX code and a subscription to PNM magazine

    … Happy holidays everyone! Pure Nintendo and vBlank Entertainment have joined forces to share a little Holiday cheer. By entering the contest below you will have a chance to win one of two copies of Retro City Rampage DX and a one-year digital subscription to PNM magazine. Like our last contest, each completed task, through the Rafflecopter widget…

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  • Retro City Rampage developer explains why there will be no Wii U version

    … Retro City Rampage developer Brian Provinciano has posted a lengthy blog post on his website detailing why the Wii version of Retro City Rampage will never see a port to the Wii U. Plenty of fans have been asking when he plans to port the WiiWare version of the game to the Wii U, since the game is currently available on nearly every single…

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