2012 Olympics: Europe Wii “Limited Blue” Bundle

With the veritable onslaught on the gaming world coming form the two big players, there isn’t really much room for anyone else. For the purchasing consumer it seems that you have to fit into one of two categories, either Sony's PlayStation 3 or Microsoft’s Xbox 360. Both companies have pretty … [Read more...]

Nintendo Will Bring 3D Video Capture To 3DS: Still Struggling

Nintendo's 3DS is still having a real hard time, even after they slashed its price. The Japanese tech giants are now looking to boost the product and its sales even more by introducing 3D video recording to it. The handheld device has struggled to make a real impact on the gaming market since its … [Read more...]

Nintendo 3DS Flame Red Boost: September Release and Price

Regular OSM readers who are gaming enthusiasts may remember that back in June we gave you news of a Nintendo 3DS red flare edition to be released the next month in Japan. At that time it wasn’t known if this console would also come to the U.S but now we have details of its release and also price. … [Read more...]

Nintendo DS High Sales: 3DS Struggles To Keep Pace

Its a simple case of product development, where a newer version of a device is bought out after months, even years looking into what downsides the previous model suffered. This can be said for Nintendo and its gaming console the DS and the newer 3DS. In order to stand out from the rest of the … [Read more...]

Nintendo Wii U: Arriving Next Easter - Netflix Streaming Too

The world of gaming is starting to heat up; we are hearing more and more rumors of new consoles and enhanced capabilities. We have been hearing that the PS4 is in development and that it will be manufactured ready for an early 2012 launch and perhaps that is because of the new Nintendo console that … [Read more...]

Hackers LulzSec Dissolved: News To Those Affected

Since April 20th when Sony's PlayStation Secure Network was hacked into, we have reported on various organisations that have been also been targeted. Take Nintendo, Microsoft, NHS, Codemasters, Sega, the US Senate and so on. But for the hacking group Lulz Security or LulzSec as they are also … [Read more...]

Nintendo Wii U Range: Same Room, TV Alternative

The world of console gaming may be about to be turned upside down as at E3 we learned of the Nintendo Wii U and it’s unique controller. The controller as suspected before the event will stream the game not only to your TV but it can also do it to the controller, this brought up many questions … [Read more...]

Sony, Microsoft & Nintendo at E3 2011: Top Buzz?

E3 for 2011 is done and dusted and we brought our reader a ton of news from Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo including Sony’s PS Vita, the Nintendo Wii U, game and console news from Microsoft and much more. Now it’s time to take a look at the social media buzz created by E3 to see which of the major … [Read more...]

Nintendo 3DS Red Flare Handheld: Release July 14

There’s been a lot of excitement from E3 2011 this week with news of Nintendo’s Wii U console and details of more Nintendo 3DS games. Today we have more news from Nintendo, this time about a Nintendo 3DS ‘Red Flare’ handheld due for release next month. … [Read more...]

Nintendo Wii U Console In Black: Is This A Possibility?

We have so far been keeping a close watch on E3 2011 and it’s an event that hasn’t disappointed, we have seen new things that the Kinect can do at Microsoft’s event, Sony revealing the PS Vita aka the NGP and of course Nintendo wowing the audience with the revelation of their new console … [Read more...]

Nintendo Wii U: PS3 & Xbox Visuals Used, Equals Graphics

Gaming event E3 2011 kicked off yesterday, with announcements from Sony and Nintendo, with news of the PS Vita and the new Wii U + Controller and its the latter that we wanted to talk to you about. With a great number of attendees present, the event kicked off with an orchestra followed by Shigeru … [Read more...]

Nintendo Wii U Price: How Much Will You Pay?

We have been keeping a close eye on what’s going on with E3 2011 with each of the big gaming manufacturers revealing some cool stuff. Microsoft showed us just how good the Kinect can be with some crazy new bits, PlayStation told us the proper name of their console the PS Vita and Nintendo blew us … [Read more...]

Who Needs The Nintendo Wii U, We Have The SNES SupaBoy

The last few days have been crazy in the world of technology and gaming as we are experiencing WWDC and E3 2011. As always many pairs of eyes have been on both events and E3 looks to have been possibly the most exciting so far as WWDC didn’t produce the iPhone as many had hoped but shared a lot of … [Read more...]

Nintendo Wii U: Controller Specs Revealed At E3 2011

With the last few days being amazing with different manufacturers getting our focus it’s been hard to pin the rosette on the winning device of E3 2011. Before today we had seen the magic of the Microsoft Xbox 360 Kinect that left me wanting to trade in my PS3 and of course the pocket handheld … [Read more...]

Nintendo Wii U Introduced At E3 2011: Release Date 2012

We have been speculating for the last little while that the Nintendo Wii successor is required because of the plummeting sales of the current device and the not quite so successful 3DS … [Read more...]

Nintendo Wii 2 Rumored Name Change To “Nintendo”

Keen gamers will know that E3 2011 is due to get underway tomorrow (June 7th), and with it, we will no doubt be hearing news of Nintendo's next Wii gaming console, Sony's NGP, possible news of PS4, gaming titles and so on. If we turn our attention to Nintendo's new Wii gaming console, another rumor … [Read more...]

Lulz Security Hack On Nintendo: Bad News Ahead of E3 2011

Hacking is becoming quite a problem in the world of gaming, it was really pulled to the front page when Sony was hit pretty badly with the PSN outage and they had to entirely rebuild the infrastructure which isn’t good.With that being the case Maddy Rowe of OSM reported yesterday that Nintendo … [Read more...]

Nintendo E3 2011 Live Stream: Wii 2/Project Cafe To Be Revealed

Great news for all gamers as E3 2011 is upon us and already. There’s a lot of hype that has been built up by gamers about Nintendo and what they are going to do this year as they are expected to showcase their new static console … [Read more...]

Nintendo Hack: No Consequences But Raises Questions?

As a large percentage of you will know or were affected, Sony's PlayStation Secure Network went down due to hackers accessing the servers and managing to get their hands on customers personal information. The service is still not completely resumed and last week we spoke about tech giants Microsoft … [Read more...]

Nintendo Wii 2/Project Cafe Rumor Summary Prior To E3

We have an interesting time ahead of us with both WWDC and E3 commencing simultaneously. Good news if you are attending E3 and want to keep up with what’s going on at WWDC as there’s an official app that’s hit the Apple app store with a news section on it … [Read more...]

E3 2011 What’s Likely: Sony’s NGP Focus, PSN Outage Factor?

With the E3 2011 gaming event to kick off on the 7th June ending on the 9th, its a job to report at this early stage what we can expect to see. Rumors have been rife with news of a new Wii 2 console from Nintendo coming, news of Sony's NGP along with new game titles including Wipeout, but no doubt … [Read more...]

Nintendo Wii 2: Project Cafe Shown In Video - Fake or Real?

We all know that Nintendo desperately need to add a new console to the market after their glasses-less 3D screened 3DS handheld has perhaps not lived up to its expectations and the Nintendo Wii becoming outdated. Can the Wii 2 save Nintendo’s plummeting sales? … [Read more...]

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword Trailer Becomes YouTube Hit


Those of you who are regular followers of OSM you will already know that we like to bring you some of the best videos that are going viral on YouTube. Some of our recent entries include Justin Bieber getting Casey The Punisher Heynes up on stage at his recent concert and the latest episode of Mortal … [Read more...]

Are You Bored Of Your Nintendo 3DS Already?

There’s no doubt that the new handheld from Nintendo has some pretty cool features such as the 3D camera and the simple fact that you don’t have to wear glasses when you play a game. But a month on has got us wondering… Are you bored of your Nintendo 3DS already? … [Read more...]

Nintendo 3DS Sales Fail to Meet Expectations

Only a couple of days we brought you some news on the Nintendo 3DS where we looked at the fact that Nintendo is looking to the success of the 3DS and also the Wii 2 when out, to restore plummeting sales. However we have heard today that Nintendo 3DS sales have failed to meet expectations … [Read more...]