Rainbow Islands: Towering Adventure

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Dead Space, DiRT on GoD today

Space horror and rally reboot go digital.

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Rainbow Islands heads Nintendo updates

Rainbow Islands heads Nintendo updates

One for WiiWare, one VC, one DSi.

Nintendo has updated its various online shops with three new games across WiiWare, Virtual Console and DSiWare.

Rainbow Islands: Towering Adventure is today's WiiWare offering, sliding in at 800 Wii Points (GBP 6 / EUR 8 approx), and the idea - as is traditional - is to make it to the top of some very tall stages by making rainbows.

Also for Wii there's the sole Virtual Console offering, Fantasy Zone II for Master System (500 Wii Points - GBP 3.50 / EUR 5 approx), which is a side-scrolling shooter with amazingly bright and happy graphics.

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