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Paper Mario might not be our favorite franchise, but it's definitely a key staple in Nintendo's repertoire. If you don't have the Wii's Super Paper Mario, then, you might want to consider getting it -- especially since Amazon dropped it's price by $10. As per usual, this Amazon price cut is without...

April 22nd 2008 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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Zack & Wiki: Quest for Barbaros' Treasure (Wii) Though its puzzles may occasionally infuriate, the real source of frustration regarding Zack & Wiki stems from the fact that nobody bought it. Every year has its share of titles that deserve an audience yet never find one, and in this regard,...

January 2nd 2008 at 6:30am 0 Comments
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Phase (iPod)A must-have game on the iPod? Yep. I'm as surprised as anyone. Apple's music player puttered through Tetris remakes, solitaire, and other obvious clones until Phase established some gaming muscle. (And sure, Musika gets some credit for being unique, but it's more visualizer than game.)...

January 2nd 2008 at 4:30am 0 Comments
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With the end of 2007 approaching at near lightning-fast speed, we thought it would be nice to check out what you, the excellent reader, thought about the games of this year. First up, we have the obvious: first-party games. We have a good idea which game you're going to say, but in the name of heal...

December 18th 2007 at 11:15am 0 Comments
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So, it's been a whole two months since Nintendo of Europe acknowledged that a special glitch existed in the PAL version of Super Paper Mario and what have they done about it? Bupkis, that's what. Today, however, changes things as the European arm of the seven-headed hydra that is Nintendo has offere...

November 20th 2007 at 1:30pm 0 Comments
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Joystiq reader Steven A. sent us word that Nintendo will soon offer to replace copies of Super Paper Mario in the PAL territories due to a game freezing bug. Steven even made a video of the bug which we've placed after the break. Nintendo states the error is very specific and occurs in Chapter 2-2....

September 19th 2007 at 1:31pm 0 Comments
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Nintendo of Europe released a statement today acknowledging the existence of a game-freezing bug in the European release of Super Paper Mario. If you only play games for the excitement of seeing them fail, you're in luck. Everyone else: read where and how it happens, so you can avoid it.The offendin...

September 19th 2007 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Europe will finally get their chance to play as the two-dimensional Mario on the Wii as Super Paper Mario lands in Europe Sept. 14. Although it never ceases to amaze us how long it takes to bring those pesky video games to Europe, four months for the text-heavy Super Paper Mario doesn't seem half b...

August 1st 2007 at 6:27pm 0 Comments
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After only a five month lag since its U.S. and Japanese releases, Nintendo announced today that Super Paper Mario for the Wii will be released across the continent of Europe on September 14, 2007. In case you haven't had a chance to pick the game up, it's quite delectable and well worth checking...

July 31st 2007 at 11:40am 0 Comments
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It should come as no surprise to any of our readers that the Wii is selling pretty well, hindered almost solely by its own production problems. Today, Nintendo confirmed any suspicions in announcing its Q1 sales figures -- 3.43 million Wiis sold since the beginning of April, bringing the running wo...

July 25th 2007 at 2:35pm 0 Comments
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... reader Nathan! After leaving a comment over at the giveaway post, he, like many of you, was left waiting and wondering as to whether he would win the game or not. There was definitely a lot of others who wanted to get their hands on the game and who could blame them? It's a great game!Don't be...

July 2nd 2007 at 2:45pm 0 Comments
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Hey, we're giving away one copy of Super Paper Mario, don't you know? Wait ... you didn't know? Get out from under that rock, you silly person! There is a free game to win, here. So, be sure to head over here and leave a comment before 11:59PM EDT tonight and you're entered! It's just that simple!B...

June 29th 2007 at 12:45pm 0 Comments