Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

That’S No Pachinko Game: Planet Pachinko [Wiiware]

by Alisha K.
Advertisement

With a name like Planet Pachinko, you might expect this game, which is set for release next week in the U.S. on WiiWare, the Nintendo Wii’s marketplace for original games, to actually be a pachinko game. But no, Planet Pachinko is not a pachinko game: it’s actually a platform/shooter that takes place inside a pachinko machine. So much for truth in nomenclature!

planet pachinko shooter platform pachinko wiiware

Pachinko machines, of course, are the wildly popular Japanese slots-style games, except they’re everywhere and even more addictive. This particular pachinko machine is home a robot family… and a lot of dungeons. Ah, the pitfalls of gambling.

Planet Pachinko will debut on WiiWare next Monday for the price of 500 Nintendo points, which is the equivalent of five dollars.

[WiiWare World via NWF]



DIY NeoPixel Infinity Mirror

DIY NeoPixel Infinity Mirror

Viper Bottle Opener

Viper Bottle Opener

3D Eye Chart Pillow

3D Eye Chart Pillow

Advertisement
2021 Acura RDX PMC Edition is Built Alongside the NSX

2021 Acura RDX PMC Edition is Built Alongside the NSX

Ferrari Portofino M Packs a New V8 that Makes 612 Horsepower

Ferrari Portofino M Packs a New V8 that Makes 612 Horsepower

Ford Appears to Be Testing Bronco Sasquatch Package with a Manual

Ford Appears to Be Testing Bronco Sasquatch Package with a Manual

Advertisement