DSi Drops GBA Support (and the Homebrew that Comes With It); Old DS…

Bad news, folks. We totally missed it in the wake of poor battery life specs » 10/02/08 11:05am 10/02/08 11:05am, but Nintendo's new will completely ditch support for GBA titles. That not only means no more playing GBA backups (they only loaded from the now extinct GBA slot), but even if you were to load some sort of GBA emulation through the DS slot,…

History Proves the iPhone Will Never Win the Handheld Gaming Wars

Super Monkey Ball » 8/15/08 2:00pm 8/15/08 2:00pm is arguably the current zenith of iPhone tilt gaming. The gameplay involves navigating your bebubbled monkey through a series of elevated, edgeless mazes without letting him fall—it's fun, if repetitive. Nintendo's is similar: The player guides Kirby through mazes using tilt-sensitive control,…