Pirates and music? New Game Get!

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My mind is exploding this week .. only one game for Wii, but it’s Guitar Hero 5! And then there’s the second chapter for Tales of Monkey Island, not to mention that some folks will be excited to check out the original Master System version of Phantasy Star. Don’t even get me started on the DLC music for Rock Band 2 this week, either … Christmas?

Click on in for the huge list!

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Guitar Hero 5

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Hardy Boys: Treasure on the Tracks

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Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 2
Publisher: Telltale Games
Players: 1
ESRB Rating: E10+ (Everyone 10 and Older) – Alcohol Reference, Cartoon Violence, Mild Language, Suggestive Themes
Price: 1,000 Wii Pointsâ„¢
Description: Guybrush’s adventures continue on the high seas as pox-plagued pirates lay siege to the innocent Mer-People. Between defending the Mer-People and dodging the persistent pirate hunter hot on his trail, Guybrush manages to catch up to his beloved wife and despised arch-nemesis, but the reunion is short-lived. Now Guybrush must focus on eradicating the Pox of LeChuck before more harm can be done. And as the Mighty Pirate draws closer to a cure, the waters will only grow murkier in this thrilling chapter of the epic saga.

3-2-1, Rattle Battle!
Publisher: Tecmo
Players: 1
ESRB Rating: E (Everyone) – Comic Mischief
Price: 500 Wii Points
Description: 3-2-1, Rattle Battle! is a party game packed with exciting mini-games. Intuitive controls mean that anyone can enjoy playing – just grab the Wii Remote™ and shake it to “rattle.” Great fun for single players, but the party really gets started when you register high scores on Nintendo® Wi-Fi Connection to see how you measure up against players from around the globe.

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Puzzle Leagueâ„¢ Express
Publisher: Nintendo
Players: 1
ESRB Rating: E (Everyone)
Price: 500 Nintendo DSi Pointsâ„¢
Description: The ever-popular Puzzle League comes to Nintendo DSiWare. As it is with all good puzzlers, the concept is simple: Connect blocks of the same color to clear them from the screen and prevent your stack from becoming too high. There are four single-player modes to choose from: Endless (survive to earn a top score), Clear (eliminate all blocks above the line), Score Attack (score as high as possible in two minutes) and Vs. COM (use items and combos to attack a computer opponent). You can choose from a variety of background music to help get you in the zone, and even play in horizontal or vertical mode by holding the Nintendo DSi system normally or like a book. Whichever way you play, you’re guaranteed maximum fun.

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Phantasy Starâ„¢
Original platform: SEGA Master System
Publisher: SEGA
Players: 1
ESRB Rating: E (Everyone 10 and Older) – Animated Blood, Mild Fantasy Violence
Price: 500 Wii Points
Description: Originally released on the SEGA Master System, Phantasy Star is a pioneer in the role-playing game genre. Alis is the fearless female protagonist out to avenge her brother’s death at the hands of cruel dictator King Lassic. Players must guide Alis and her troops through the sprawling environments of the Agol solar system in an attempt to defeat King Lassic and liberate the people of Agol. Engage in dynamic turn-based combat with dragons, ghouls, giants and magicians by using unique weapons such as glowing daggers, crossbows and magic spells.


September 1st

Billy Idol
“Mony Mony”
“Rebel Yell”

Fleetwood Mac
“Don’t Stop”
“World Turning”

Jet
“She’s a Genius”

Tom Petty
“I Won’t Back Down”
“Runnin’ Down a Dream”

Bare Naked Ladies
“Hanukkah Blessings” [100 Wii Points]

Billy Squier
“Christmas is the Time” [100 Wii Points]

Judas Priest
“(Take These) Chains”
“Bloodstone”
“Devil’s Child”
“Fever”
“Pain & Pleasure”
“Riding on the Wind”
“Screaming for Vengeance”
“The Hellion/Electric Eye”
“You’ve Got Another Thing Comin’”

Nikko
“Break My Heart” [100 Wii Points]
“Don’t Tell Me” [100 Wii Points]

Pretenders
“Blue Christmas” [100 Wii Points]
“Precious”

6 Responses to Pirates and music? New Game Get!

  1. Joshdad says:

    Phantasy Star is about the only possibility for me this week. The rest – no thanks. Actually I suppose that if you’re into the Monkey Island game that is also a good release.

  2. Mr.cranky says:

    Must….get….. Tetris atta….Er…. Puzzle league!! No multiplayer but $5 for a single player game that i can play anytime is cool. Other than that, im gona be glued to the metroid prime trilogy for a while 🙂

  3. Subzeto says:

    What about the demon blade game that comes out this week? How can you miss this title

  4. Paul says:

    Muramasa’s coming out next week.

  5. Johnnes says:

    Do you know what your source is for Muramasa’s release because the following links show otherwise –

    http://www.gamestop.com/Catalog/ProductDetails.aspx?sku=230532

    http://www.gamespot.com/wii/rpg/oboromuramasayoutoden/video/6216092?tag=topslot;thumb;3

    Also,

    I will be truely pissed that it will come out next week since I am looking forward to it’s release. However, I probably understand since it wouldn’t want to be overslooked with Guitar Hero 5 coming out but then again the Beatles Rock Band is next week too. Either way, these sites need to stay on top of these release dates instead of changing them at the last minute.

  6. Paul says:

    How about other retailers as Gamestop is the only one who moved their ship date:

    http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage.jsp?skuId=9460068&st=muramasa&lp=1&type=product&cp=1&id=1218108385019

    http://www.amazon.com/Muramasa-Demon-Blade-Nintendo-Wii/dp/B001HB7K6I

    http://www.gamecrazy.com/games/game.aspx?ID=14136

    So, who the hell knows. They’re Facebook still has the 8th. Shane will be doing a livestream today, so we’ll know definitively then.

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