Review: Planet Fish for the Wii Ware April 4th Update

Wii Ware Game: Planet Fish
Publisher: Ludia
Players: 1
ESRB Rating: E (Everyone)
Price: 500 Wii Points
Controller: Wii Remote

Planet Fish for the Nintendo Wii. Available via Wii Ware for 500 Wii Points.

Planet of Fish is a simple Wii Ware game in which you travel side to side in a "Pocket Sub" collecting different fish with some type of grappling bubble system. Shoot out a bubble using the constantly swinging pendulum like aim and hope your timing is correct enough to encase the desired fish. Then reel the fish back into the sub by holding down the A button. I must admit at first it felt more like I was piloting a underwater UFO and was abducting the poor fish with my space ships tractor beam. But once you get the capture system down you're find yourself being able to tease and make smaller corrective movements to get the bubble in just the right spot to grab that lone holdout hiding in a rock crevice. (more…)

Ogre Battle Arrives On Virtual Console

Ogre Battle for the Wii

Ogre Battle for the Wii

The strategy classic Ogre Battle: The March of the Black Queen for the Super Nintendo has officially arrived on Virtual Console. The original is available on eBay, but as only 25,000 copies ever made it to North American shores, you're going to be paying a bit more than the 800 points ($8) that it'll run you on the virtual console.


Ebay:Ogre Battle items for Sale