Viva Piñata: Trouble In Paradise Review: Maximum Candiosity

Rare's Viva Piñata » 9/18/08 6:40pm 9/18/08 6:40pm, a series now four games deep thanks to two spin-offs, has always seemed like an odd fit for the Xbox 360 crowd. A property that seems squarely targeted at kids, "kidults" and Rare die-hards — oh, and the subject of merchandising opportunities — seems to have a "love it or hate it" appeal, as the…

Viva Piñata Community Site & Treasure Hunt

Rare has just launched a community site for Viva Piñata: Trouble In Paradise. By Signing in with your LIVE ID, you can display your game stats as well as share pictures of your Gardens and any Piñata Vision cards you have found. To promote the game's launch, Xbox.com » 9/02/08 7:20pm 9/02/08 7:20pm are running a Viva Piñata treasure hunt. Piñata egg…

Viva Piñata: Trouble in Paradise Date And Details

Oh, so here's a release date for the Xbox 360 Viva Piñata: Trouble in Paradise! September 5th is when the follow-up in the candy-filled franchise hits — and it strikes me, you know, what an odd idea! Who'd have ever thought that reviving fandom for piñatas, that semi-relic toy we used to bash as candy-crazed… » 7/03/08 6:20pm 7/03/08 6:20pm

Viva Piñata: Trouble In Paradise Trailer Wants To Eat Your Insides

Here we see Professor Pester from the Viva Piñata cartoon series, explaining his latest evil plot to tear open our paper friends and devour their innards to his hapless minions, while at the same time showing us around some of the new locales included in the upcoming Viva Piñata: Trouble In Paradise.

While the game… » 6/10/08 11:20am 6/10/08 11:20am

New Viva Pinata Vid Shows Candy-Filled Animals In The Wild

Here's some video from the hot-off-the-presses Viva Pinata: Trouble in Paradise. Just wait a second through the vaguely unsettling snuffling and groaning animal sounds, and be treated to some cute footage of pinatas doing their thing - that's to say, frolicking about, riding trains and wearing hats - just as if they… » 5/13/08 5:00pm 5/13/08 5:00pm