‘Super Punch-Out!!’ comes to Wii Shop Channel; downloads for Nintendo DSi begin April 5

Newly available on the Virtual Console is Super Punch Out!!, the classic boxing title that pits players against tough pugilist rivals such as Bald Bull. Speaking of baldness, the unique new WiiWare game Bonsai Barber invites players to take off the gloves and work their clippers instead, giving new hairstyles to a colorful cast of […]

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This week’s new video games (March 30, 2009)

>> Guitar Hero Metallica by Activision (Xbox 369, Wii and PlayStation 3, $49.99-$59.99, rated T for teen) >> Dance Dance Revolution Disney Grooves by Konami (Nintendo Wii, $69.99, rated E for everyone) >> Gardening Mama by Majesco (Nintendo DS, $29.99, rated E for everyone) Also: Don King Boxing (Nintendo Wii) and Gold’s Gym Cardio Workout […]

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Weekend Reading

Here’s a smattering of interesting things found around the Web this week: Raise a glass to Doctor Who with the Sonic Screwdriver cocktail (Doctor Who News — unofficial) E-postcards celebrate release of Star Wars — Fate of the Jedi: Outcast (StarWars.com) Fossil of ‘ultimate predator’ unearthed in Arctic (New Scientist) WTF, D&D: 1st Edition Monster […]

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