The retro Zelda title will find a home on the Wii U for the first time
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There’s one aspect of the Virtual Console that I really like above all others. Import games. Over the next few weeks we’ll be looking at some of my favorite import titles to grace the Virtual Console. To kick things off, I’m going to take a look at one of the first import titles released, Sin and Punishment: Successors of the Earth.
While it’s universally recognized as one of the greatest Game Boy Advance games, is Metroid Fusion responsible for Metroid’s biggest mistake? Did moving the Metroid series into a more cinematic, story based realm pay off, or is Metroid Fusion a bigger risk than Nintendo ever imagined?
Earthbound is almost the typical Japanese role-playing game. Based off the simple Dragon Quest engine, Earthbound separated itself from other games by its modern setting and charming writing. Earthbound is a game that did a lot of simple things really well. This appeal still holds true even as the game approaches its twenty year anniversary.
The WIi U’s lack of games has been a topic that has been discussed ad nauseum, and the time for Nintendo to respond has come. Their latest idea, to bring the DS to the VIrtual Console is one that can only maker owners of Wii U very happy.