User Submitted News Weekly Roundup #8

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Aug 4, 2008
  1. The Teej
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    Former Staff The Teej Also known as The Tjalian

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    2 months!
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    Welcome to the eigth edition of the USN Weekly Roundup! This edition marks 2 months since the launch of the USN Roundup, and man, the amount of weekly news that's released now compared to what there was in the first edition is huge! <a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=90520" target="_blank">Check out the first edition in comparison</a>. It's all thanks to you guys and gals at GBAtemp! Without you, this wouldn't have carried on, so thank you! Anyway, there's definitely some bombs dropped in this week, folks! Homebrew on PS3, R4 possibly stopping production, Nintendo and 54 other companies suing flashcard makers and more! Enjoy!
    <ul><!--sizeo:2--><span style="font-size:10pt;line-height:100%"><!--/sizeo--><!--fonto:Tahoma--><span style="font-family:Tahoma"><!--/fonto--></li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=97587" target="_blank">Homebrew on Playstation 3!</a></b> Thanks to BD-Java (the language used to code Blu-Ray Movie Menus), the Playstation 3 finally gets it's own homebrew in the form of 2 player pong. <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=reym' target=_blank title='View profile for member reym'}>reym</a> on Monday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=97611" target="_blank">Nintendo: 'Traditional Mario game planned'</a></b> Miyamoto confirms he's working on a "traditional" Mario game, citing he's better at making traditional games<!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=Fission' target=_blank title='View profile for member Fission'}>Fission</a> on Monday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=97627" target="_blank">R4/M3 DS to stop production?</a></b> It's been rumoured that the R4 and M3 DS Flashcards will stop being in production at their chinese E-shop. <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=ahtin' target=_blank title='View profile for member ahtin'}>ahtin</a> on Monday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=97728" target="_blank">No more new Ghostbusters game?</a></b> Gamespot reports that following a streamlining of Vivendi Games operations, only select franchises will get published via Activision, and Ghostbusters is not on this list. <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=Doomsday Forte' target=_blank title='View profile for member Doomsday Forte'}>Doomsday Forte</a> on Tuesday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=97702" target="_blank">GameKings TV claims Kid Icarus Wii is the real deal</a></b> Dutch TV show Gamekings reports that Factor 5 is 100% definitely working on Kid Icarus. <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=Xcalibur' target=_blank title='View profile for member Xcalibur'}>Xcalibur</a> on Tuesday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=97749" target="_blank">Nintendo Takes Action Against Flash Cart Makers</a></b> Nintendo and a whopping 54 other companies all file a lawsuit about over "R4-like devices" under the unfair competition prevention law<!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=JKR Firefox' target=_blank title='View profile for member JKR Firefox'}>JKR Firefox</a> on Tuesday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=97800" target="_blank">Nintendo confirms work on the Wii 2 is underway</a></b> Iwata confirms that work on the Wii 2 is underway, but they're keeping quiet on it until the Wii sales dry up. <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=reym' target=_blank title='View profile for member reym'}>reym</a> on Tuesday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=97823" target="_blank">Wallace & Gromit coming to WiiWare</a></b> An episodic game series based on the Wallace and Gromit series, titled "Wallace & Gromit's Grand Adventures", is coming to WiiWare and PC <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=CockroachMan' target=_blank title='View profile for member CockroachMan'}>CockroachMan</a> on Tuesday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=97938" target="_blank">Ragnarok DS first screens and Japan release date</a></b> Scans from the latest Famitsu offer the first screenshots of Ragnarok DS, as well as the release date. <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=granville' target=_blank title='View profile for member granville'}>granville</a> on Wednesday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=97964" target="_blank">First Trackmania Video Footage</a></b> A promotional video for Trackmania has leaked onto the Internet, showing off its various features. <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=pasc' target=_blank title='View profile for member pasc'}>pasc</a> on Wednesday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=97966" target="_blank">Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days, Coded, and Birth by Sleep new scans</a></b> Scans from the latest issue of Shonen Jump show off new screens for the upcoming handheld KH games. <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=granville' target=_blank title='View profile for member granville'}>granville</a> on Wednesday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=97978" target="_blank">Famitsu Scores for this month (Fire Emblem included)</a></b> GoNintendo brings us the review scores of the latest games in the new issue of Famitsu. <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=granville' target=_blank title='View profile for member granville'}>granville</a> on Wednesday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=98302" target="_blank">Rominator v2008.11 Released</a></b> hankchill has released the newest version of Rominator, a tool for DS ROM Organisation <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=hankchill' target=_blank title='View profile for member hankchill'}>hankchill</a> on Friday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=98428" target="_blank">Phoenix Wright Anime Could be Coming</a></b> It's been hinted at at the Gyakuten Meets Orchestra blog that a Pheonix Wright Anime could be coming. <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=dinofan01' target=_blank title='View profile for member dinofan01'}>dinofan01</a> on Friday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=98432" target="_blank">New DS firmware a possibility?</a></b> Nintendo of Japan has said that they may be able to solve the hardware demand problem with a new console. Could this mean a new firmware? <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=superdude' target=_blank title='View profile for member superdude'}>superdude</a> on Friday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=98456" target="_blank">"All new" Call of Duty in '09</a></b> Activision, in a press release. implies Infinity Ward at helm for next installment; Blizzard CEO locks down World of Warcraft expansion for year's end.<!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=Satangel' target=_blank title='View profile for member Satangel'}>Satangel</a> on Thursday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=98503" target="_blank">AmplituDS v4</a></b> An update to AmplituDS has been released, with brand new features and bug fixes. <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=Shiro786' target=_blank title='View profile for member Shiro786'}>Shiro786</a> on Saturday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=98515" target="_blank">Nintendo Possible Storage Solution</a></b> Nintendo and InPhase have jointly patented a holographic storage technology. Could this be a current-gen solution, or next-gen? <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=Serabii' target=_blank title='View profile for member Serabii'}>Serabii</a> on Saturday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=98559" target="_blank">DKS3713 coverage</a></b> GBAtemp member granville is posting a play by play of the updates at Square-Enix's DKS3713 event. <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=granville' target=_blank title='View profile for member granville'}>granville</a> on Saturday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=98596" target="_blank">Wiiscrubber 1.30 Released</a></b> WiiScrubber 1.30 is released, with a laundry list of new features and bug fixes. <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=Dack' target=_blank title='View profile for member Dack'}>Dack</a> on Saturday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->

    </li><li> <b><a href="http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=98646" target="_blank">Super Smash Bros. Rumble discontinued</a></b> To the dismay of DS homebrew users everywhere, SSB Rumble for DS has been discontinued. <!--coloro:grey--><span style="color:grey"><!--/coloro-->Submitted by <a href='http://gbatemp.net/member.php?name=strata8' target=_blank title='View profile for member strata8'}>strata8</a> on Sunday<!--colorc--></span><!--/colorc-->


    Thanks to all of you who submitted news! See you next week!</li></ul><!--fontc--></span><!--/fontc--><!--sizec--></span><!--/sizec--></center></div></center> </td> </tr></table>
     
  2. Cresh07

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    uhh, the link for the "Super Smash Bros. Rumble discontinued" is incorrect, it keeps taking me to the review scores for the september issue of nintendo power.
     
  3. The Teej
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    Member Sir-Fritz GBAtemp Maniac

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    Its a good idea but isnt need by regular users who already know all the latest scene news.
     
  5. The Teej
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    Former Staff The Teej Also known as The Tjalian

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    Then clearly this is not for them? [​IMG] Also, this doesn't just cover scene news, it covers industry news.
     

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