WII Tuesday, February 5, 2008 | 7:11 PM

Octomania screens

Octomania screens

Already available since this summer in Japan, the puzzle game Octomania is confirmed for March 30, 2008 in the United States for the Nintendo Wii. An important fact is that this production allows you to challenge friends online while players try to align colorful heads to eliminate them from their grid (and fill up the adversary's one) with the help of the Wiimote pointer. Two coop modes are also available - story and survival. No european release date has been confirmed.


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Commented on 2008-02-05 19:40:01
Miscellaneous Puzzle game #1235 confirmed
Commented on 2008-02-05 19:42:03
I'd like to point out this game will be 19,99$ US
Commented on 2008-02-05 19:54:43 In reply to Kudgel
Posted by Kudgel
I'd like to point out this game will be 19,99$ US
Isn't that a bit much? It looks like it could easily be a Wiiware game... Or a really bad XBLA/PSN game ($4 max).
Commented on 2008-02-05 20:36:37
Looks like a neo geo game. Normally that wouldn't be a bad thing, at least not if it WAS a neo geo game.
Commented on 2008-02-05 20:38:52 In reply to Megido
Posted by Megido
Looks like a neo geo game. Normally that wouldn't be a bad thing, at least not if it WAS a neo geo game.
It could have been a SNES game by the looks of it, a little too colorful for Genesis/Megadrive. The art isn't so great, the character in that forth shot looks really poorly done. Do the background characters at least animate some? If it was a NeoGeo game it'd have that at least.
Commented on 2008-02-05 21:48:22 In reply to Jigen
Posted by Jigen
It could have been a SNES game by the looks of it, a little too colorful for Genesis/Megadrive. The art isn't so great, the character in that forth shot looks really poorly done. Do the background characters at least animate some? If it was a NeoGeo game it'd have that at least.
Yeah, not exactly the highest quality or original game, is it?
Commented on 2008-02-05 23:43:07
$20 my ass, this thing is a Wiiware quality game.

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