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Dead Rising 2: Off the Record puts West in Greene's jacket, offers preorder DLC

We recall fondly last year's Dead Rising 2 panel, learning new information about weapons, plot and a Zombrex webseries, and it seems this year Capcom didn't want to mess with success. The Capcom panel revealed little new information about any of its titles, except for one game, Dead Rising 2: Off...

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This Nintendo jacket is the perfect gift for no one

Listen, we try not to take a hard line against any product on Joystiq. After all, everyone's got to make a living, especially in these troubled economic times. But we have to speak up against the above garment, now available from 80stees.com. To sell a jacket emblazoned with the words "Muggers:...

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New charger sends power to batteries through Wii Remote jackets

Teknocreations has unveiled their InCharge battery pack and charge stand for Wiimotes. The new stand uses a set of lithium polymer batteries, which, according to the press release, are half as heavy as other rechargeables and work over hundreds of charges. Each charge provides 25 hours of...

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Wii Warm Up: Essential equipment

There are certain things that we, as gamers, just need to have. Wavebird controllers, Classic controllers and a rechargeable battery solution for our Wiimotes are just a few of these things. What would you say is essential equipment for your Wii? What peripherals and other equipment can you not...

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Wii Warm Up: Wearing the jacket

We did send away for our Wiimote jackets back when it was first revealed Nintendo would be giving customers free protective sleeves, but our freebies never arrived. It's just as well, because we're pretty sure we would've never put on the damn thing anyway. What about you all? Did you send away...

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Look even more like an obsessive Nintendo player

Haven't quite got the look of someone who plays Nintendo games endlessly, over and over and over again, tracking every minute detail? Also, are you cold? This jacket addresses both of those issues. Looking on the front like a letterman jacket -- just like the cool kids would wear (and also the kids...

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Bundle up with Space Invaders this winter

While it's true that we love almost anything that has to do with Space Invaders, this jacket is particularly drool-worthy. This isn't the first time that we've seen Space Invaders be fashionable, but for only 239 Denmark Kroner ($47 USD), this retro piece of yum is right up our alley. The catch?...

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Wii Sports still fun even with Wiimote jackets

NEWS FLASH: Nintendo's hit minigame collection Wii Sports can still be played, even after the addition of a squishy silicone sleeve to the Wii Remote. That's the message that Nintendo hopes to get out with these new videos, which depict normal, everyday families and friends enjoying Wii Sports....

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Joystiq hands-on: Wiimote Jacket

Just in time for the winter, Nintendo has offered a free Wiimote Jacket to keep its controllers cozy. And by "cozy," we mean, "potential-lawsuit free." All of the demo controllers at Nintendo's "Fall Media Summit" had been fitted with the silicon sock. In my use, the extra layer added bulk, but...

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Nintendo cares about Wiimote safety

Nintendo announced that all new Wii systems, Wii Remotes and Wii Play bundles will now come packaged with one of these cushy-looking Wii Remote Jackets. The new bundles are shipping out today, and expected in stores by the 15th. (Side note: expect Wiis in stores on the 15th?) The design of the...

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