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Thursday: September 17, 2009

Yes, it's quite possible to make an NES emulator with JavaScript.Yes, it's quite possible to make an NES emulator with JavaScript.

Enjoy the emulator while you can because Nintendo probably isn't going to be a fan of this little baby. Anyone know if this works on the Wii's Internet Channel? That would be like something out of The Twilight Zone.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 4:34 PM | Tags (6) | emulators | gaming | javascript | nes | nintendo | videogames |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 36 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: September 15, 2009

Wii price drop accidentally announced via upcoming Toys R Us ad?Wii price drop accidentally announced via upcoming Toys R Us ad?

According to the leaked flyer, the Nintendo Wii can be all yours for just $199 starting on September 27th.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 7:43 AM | Tags (7) | nintendo | wii | price | drop | toysrus | ad | gamespot |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 11 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: September 1, 2009

The Internet Channel for your beloved Wii is now available for free.The Internet Channel for your beloved Wii is now available for free.

Nintendo is also going to compensate those who actually purchased this channel in the past. Now, please update the version of Flash that's bundled with it so I can watch Hulu.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 2:37 PM | Tags (9) | channel | console | free | gaming | internet | nintendo | points | videogames | wii |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 16 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: August 28, 2009

A tutorial on how to build your very own Nintendo arcade cabinet top.A tutorial on how to build your very own Nintendo arcade cabinet top.

Yes, I'll take two. Also, please find a way to add light gun support. Thanks.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 7:25 AM | Tags (6) | arcade | cabinet | instructables | nintendo | tutorial | videogames |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 27 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 26, 2009

Nintendo files patent for a Wii controller in the shape of a football.Nintendo files patent for a Wii controller in the shape of a football.

I predict that the number of Wii-related accidents will rise again when/if this is actually released.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 1:44 PM | Tags (5) | controller | football | marsha | nintendo | patent |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 7 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 24, 2009

Metroid Prime Trilogy available today for your beloved Nintendo Wii.Metroid Prime Trilogy available today for your beloved Nintendo Wii.

The first two installments of Prime series now include 16:9 widescreen versions and an updated control scheme for Wiimotes (so you can flail your arms around and duck behind the couch when Ridley attacks).

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 5:21 PM | Tags (8) | metroid | gaming | prime | videogames | repackage | nintendo | trilogy | wii |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 17 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: August 20, 2009

Have a peek at the trailer for New Super Mario Brothers game coming to the Wii.Have a peek at the trailer for New Super Mario Brothers game coming to the Wii.

And by new, they really mean old.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 7:45 AM | Tags (5) | nintendo | ds | super | mario | trailer |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 23 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 12, 2009

Nintendo files patent for inflatable cushion controller.Nintendo files patent for inflatable cushion controller.

Looks like it may be used for a horseback riding simulator of some kind. Oh boy.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 8:02 AM | Tags (6) | inflatable | nintendo | cushion | patent | shark | wii |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 3 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 10, 2009

Nintendo Punch-Out secret revealed twenty-two years later.Nintendo Punch-Out secret revealed twenty-two years later.

There is a big boxer called Bald Bull in the NES version as well and a light flashes to the right in the audience when he charges. If you punch when it flashes you will land a body blow.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 7:49 AM | Tags (8) | gaming | nintendo | punchout | secret | baldbull | bull | charge | light |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 42 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 5, 2009

Netflix streaming might be coming to the iPhone.Netflix streaming might be coming to the iPhone.

Although this would be quite nice I just can't it happening what with Apple being in the movies sales/rentals business already. Google Voice'd.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 7:37 AM | Tags (6) | iphone | netflix | nintendo | streaming | videos | wii |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 2 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: August 4, 2009

You can now browse Facebook on your shiny new Nintendo DSi.You can now browse Facebook on your shiny new Nintendo DSi.

Previously, the only way to move photos from the DSi to another platform was by copying them to an SD card, this application capitalizes on the handheld's Wi-Fi connectivity.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:40 AM | Tags (4) | dsi | facebook | nintendo | wifi |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 12 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 15, 2009

Nintendo to convert Times Square into Wii Sports Resort next week.Nintendo to convert Times Square into Wii Sports Resort next week.

Promotion set to take place next Thursday (7/23) between 9am and 3pm.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 7:42 AM | Tags (7) | nintendo | promotion | nyt | manhattan | timessquare | wii | resort |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 17 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: July 14, 2009

New study shows that Wii is better for kids than actually watching television.New study shows that Wii is better for kids than actually watching television.

Turns out that exercise-oriented video games can burn more calories than just sitting on a couch. Who knew?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 7:16 AM | Tags (7) | wii | health | kids | tlevision | habits | study | nintendo |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 2, 2009

Wii channel music can make for some awesome dance moves.Wii channel music can make for some awesome dance moves.

Wow, quite creative.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 1:43 PM | Tags (6) | nintendo | wii | mii | dance | youtube | video |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 22 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: June 25, 2009

PlayStation emulator runs pretty smooth on the new iPhone 3GS.PlayStation emulator runs pretty smooth on the new iPhone 3GS.

Game Boy Advance emulator a lot faster too thanks to the beefed up hardware.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 3:52 PM | Tags (6) | emulator | gameboy | iphone | jailbreak | nintendo | playstation |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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