Archive for February 1st, 2008

Check Mii Out Updated

Friday, February 1st, 2008


Today we were greeted in the morning with that wonderful blue light. What was the blue light for? Well the Check Mii Out Channel was updated.

You can now find all the Miis you’ve posted in the Posting Plaza, view
l Miis posted by that Artisan in their profile, return to judge a contest that was canceled, and use parental controls. You can now view 500 of the most popular Miis when using the Posting Plaza’s “Popular” category. And there is probably a few other goodies.

To download the new update for the channel, you must go to the Wii Ware section in the Shop Channel, a click on “Check Mii Out”.

Video of the Day: Febuary 1, 2008

Friday, February 1st, 2008

Video of the day

Yahtzee Croshaw reviews F.E.A.R. Perseus Mandate for the PC.

Cobalt/Black DS Lite Announced

Friday, February 1st, 2008

Click Cobalt/Black to see a better picture.

Nintendo announced, in a press release today, that they would be releasing a new color scheme for the Nintendo DS lite. The scheme’s called “Cobalt/Black“, The top half is colored Cobalt blue(Sonic the Hedgehog’s official color); the bottom half is black.


The best-selling video game system in the world is adding a cool new color scheme to its wardrobe on Feb. 10. Like a black T-shirt with a splash of color, the new Cobalt/Black version of the portable Nintendo DS™ grabs your attention. It looks good whether it’s toted in your school backpack, pulled from your purse or riding with you on a family trip.

Cobalt/Black marks the seventh color in the Nintendo DS Lite palette. It joins Polar White, Coral Pink, Onyx, Crimson/Black and the limited-edition Gold and Metallic Rose. Now there’s a Nintendo DS color to complement any outfit.

Nintendo DS just finished 2007 as the best-selling video game system in the United States, with more than 8.5 million sold last year alone. Since it launched in November 2004, Nintendo DS has sold more than 17.6 million in the United States. Its smart looks, innovative touch screen and voice recognition features, and remarkable software have reinvented the way people think about video games while attracting girls, women, baby boomers and seniors to the world of video games in record numbers.

The new Cobalt/Black version will be available starting Feb. 10 wherever video game systems are sold. For more information about Nintendo DS, please visit

Press Release