News Archives for: September 2002

Yoshi's Island: SMA3 Released!
Posted on September 25, 2002 @ 5:50 PM EDT by: Hairball
Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3 for the Game Boy Advance has been released in North America. The Super NES port was one of the most popular games at the time. Yoshi's Island goes for a MSRP of $34.95 US. This is great news for those who haven't played the original game.

Source: Nintendo

Demo Discs are finally arriving on GCN
Posted on September 22, 2002 @ 2:05 PM EDT by: Hairball
According to PlanetGameCube, Nintendo of America has authorized game companies to release demo discs for their GameCube games. It is suspected that the first demo disc will be Resident Evil 0. It is not determined where free demo discs will be distributed at this time.

As well, it is not known whether or not Nintendo-made games will have demo discs.

Source: http://www.planetgamecube.com/news.cfm?action=item&id=3448

Wario World Delayed
Posted on September 10, 2002 @ 4:08 PM EDT by: Hairball
Nintendo has informed GameSpot that Wario World, the first GameCube game featuring Mario's dastardly alter ego, has been delayed until Q1 2003 and will be released alongside 1080: White Storm and The Legend of Zelda. No specific reason was given for the delay, but Nintendo did state that the new release date would allow it to focus more on the current fall lineup, which includes Star Fox Adventures, Animal Crossing, and Metroid Prime.

Link: http://gamespot.com/gamespot/stories/news/0,10870,2879669,00.html