Mario and Luigi Bowser Inside Story Review

Mario and Luigi are synonymous with video games. They are 2 of the most iconic characters in our form of entertainment and have stood the test of time for many, many years. The Mario and Luigi franchise has provided some of the most unique gaming experiences in recent memory providing gamers with an actual sense of humor and creative gameplay. I have thoroughly enjoyed this blossoming franchise and could not wait to test out the newest entry in the series.

How did this DS sequel fair? Hit the break and find out (and as a quick little preview…it’s the best one yet!)
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Media Create software sales (10/5 – 10/11)

Media Create has published the latest official software sales figures from Japan. We’ve posted the results below. I have a feeling that Pokemon will not move out of that #1 spot for a while…

1. [DS] Pokemon HeartGold/SoulSilver – 189,000 / 2,474,000
2. [WII] Wii Fit Plus – 152,000 / 492,000
3. [DS] Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey – 97,000 / NEW
4. [DS] Inazuma Eleven 2 Fire/Blizzard – 95,000 / 376,000
5. [DS] Tomodachi Collection – 63,000 / 1,351,000

6. [PSP] Gran Turismo – 40,000 / 174,000
7. [WII] Wii Sports Resort – 24,000 / 1,277,000
8. [PSP] Macross Ultimate Frontier – 19,000 / 100,000
9. [DS] Love Plus – 19,000 / 122,000
10. [DS] Dragon Quest IX – 16,000 / 3,982,000

Black Wii Remote and Nunchuk Price For U.S.

Looking to add some non color to your Wii gaming needs? Good news for you then gamers; Nintendo announced today that it will be releasing the black Wii Remote and Nunchuk Price For U.S. on November 16th.

The new black remote controller will be available with a black Wii MotionPlus add-on for $50. The black nunchuk will sell separately for $20.


Famitsu Review Scores

Here are the latest and greatest review scores from the Japanese publication Famitsu magazine. It appears that Rune Factory 3 faired very well…Maybe it’s time for yours truly to give this franchise a whirl…

Here they are:

Forza Motorsport 3 (360) -?9/9/9/9
FIFA 10 (PS3/360) – 9/9/9/9
Rune Factory 3 (DS) -?9/8/8/8
FIFA 10 (Wii) -?7/7/8/7

FIFA 10 (PSP) – 8/7/7/7
Element Hunter (DS) -?7/7/8/7
Kurayami no Hate de Kimi o Matsu (DS) – 7/7/8/7

Princess Antiphona’s Hymn: Angel’s Score Op. A (PSP) -?7/7/7/6
FIFA 10 (PS2) – 7/7/6/7
Top Spin 3 (DS) -?7/6/7/6
Sukeban Shachou Rena (Wii) – 6/6/5/5
Grand Trucker Aniki: Shigoto to Kenka to Koimoyou (DS) – 4/6/6/5