Retro Studios News


Wii $249 on November 19

By Chris Remo, Sep 14, 2006 9:11am PDT

Nintendo has officially revealed the North and South American release date and retail price for its upcoming Wii console. The machine will launch...


"I'm pretty sure this had been asked and answered before by Nintendo, in the affirmative. ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Jun 21, 2006 8:00pm PDT

I'm finally playing through God of War (PS2), and I just have to ask who ever thought it was fun to have to smash the same button as quickly as...


"OK. In case anybody comes across this, I think I had Wand save my username/pass and in doing so ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, May 23, 2006 8:00pm PDT

Gadzooks, where's all the news? SiN Episodes Coming to PS3 as well as 360? [ps3] [xbox360] Ritual Entertainment's Tom Mustaine has been quite...


"Yeah i agree, the Minerva mod for hl2 is way more fun than sin episodes i think. Sin just seem ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Apr 05, 2006 8:15pm PDT

I picked up Tetris DS, even though I swore I wouldn't because of the stupid crap that's in all new Tetris games, like being able to spin pieces...


"yah, I expect it to be more... (also, the article did say 499-599 euros, so simpliying that to ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Mar 23, 2006 8:00pm PST

Satoru Iwata delivered the Nintendo keynote today, and as I expected there wasn't all too much about Revolution. However, towards the end of the...


"It's definitely a separate game, but who knows, it might be included with Phantom Hourglass. My ..."

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Work @ Retro

By Jack Mathews, Aug 16, 2005 8:44am PDT

Want to work on Metroid Prime 3? Retro Studios is hiring designers, world and storyboard artists, and programmers. Drop me a line if you have...


"Are you done with this post? There's another one that I need designed."

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Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Aug 03, 2005 8:00pm PDT

Woohoo, Shack is back up again. As I write this the site has just returned. That's right, it's another LNC blast from the past. Namco...


"Yes, and they bought SNSystems as well. This is promising, but from another perspective they are ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Alec Matias, Dec 17, 2004 8:00pm PST

Take one final, long look at LNC as you know it. Over the weekend, haiku will put the finishing touches on the redesigned Late Night Consoling...


"what is this sn-gage thing you speak of? Is it that thing that plays fames that are worst ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Alec Matias, Oct 12, 2004 8:00pm PDT

As I've mentioned before, I'm a sucker for those music games. I've spent way more money than I should've importing the beatmania controller, DDR...


"Konami already has a record of charging $5 for song packs through DDR Ultramix, so my thought is ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Alec Matias, May 28, 2004 8:00pm PDT

Hello there, Shackers! As you can see right above this, I am Alec Matias and I'm the sole-survivor of Steve and Jason's grueling interview process....


Late Night Consoling

By jason bergman, Apr 25, 2003 8:00pm PDT

Here's an odd development...Nintendo, which just a short while ago was practically mortal enemies of SquareSoft, has announced that they will be...


"It's not the Collective this time, it's Eurocom. Unless they license the Buffy fight engine and ..."

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Game Developers Choice Awards

By Steve Gibson, Mar 07, 2003 1:43pm PST

A big part of the GDC event is the IDGA Game Developers choice awards, which they lovingly refer to as the Oscars of the gaming industry. It seems...


"Hate to say it but I agree. From what I've played, yes you can get used to the controls, but ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By jason bergman, Feb 12, 2003 8:30pm PST

According to Computer and Video Games, Microsoft's Chairman Bill leaked a few details about the next-generation Xbox that's in development to a...


"The other thing is that Microsoft and Sony aren't having huge delays in there games. While ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By jason bergman, Jan 24, 2003 8:30pm PST

As was reported here last night in my absence, Nintendo has confirmed plans to get a new system out alongside the next-generation of consoles in...


"wow that basically sums up everything I wanted to say, too. I completely agree."

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Late Night Consoling

By Maarten Goldstein, Nov 12, 2002 8:30pm PST

Since I'm doing the console news items, what is my history with consoles? It is rather brief actually. The Dreamcast was my first console, and...


"correction, both the debug kit and the development kit can load retail xbox games if you have ..."

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