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1. Posted: Mon 9th May 2011 21:57 BST
The hanabi festival is one of my favourite parts of the virtual consoles because I think it has a much better value proposition than normal VC titles. In the majority of cases I've already played the normal VC titles that I want but I've never played the import games. I really want Nintendo to do a put a lot of import titles on the 3DS VC so I can pick up some (a lot) of classics that Europe missed out on.
What games would you most want to be imported?
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2. Posted: Mon 9th May 2011 22:03 BST
...What's a Hanabi festival? something to do with... hana? who's bi?
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3. Posted: Mon 9th May 2011 22:07 BST
It's whenever Europe gets import games for the VC.
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4. Posted: Mon 9th May 2011 22:09 BST
Its japanese for fireworks. in VC terms it means that europeans get import games from america for a few weeks. But its more random
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5. Posted: Mon 9th May 2011 22:16 BST
We get import games sometime, no festivals though
6. Posted: Mon 9th May 2011 22:18 BST
The European catalogue must be pretty dismal for European gamers to throw a festival whenever they get a few good VC games.
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7. Posted: Mon 9th May 2011 22:30 BST
Huh? So North America doesn't the Hanabi festival? So do the import games comes out at random all the time(in Europe we get some random imports too)...
NOE doing the Hanabe festival is probably a good thing though because it's one of the only promotions Virtual Console actually gets!
8. Posted: Mon 9th May 2011 22:35 BST
@Oregano: Yep, we get import VC games whenever NOA feels like releasing them.
9. Posted: Tue 10th May 2011 00:13 BST
Uhm, they better bring Earthbound Zero to the states (it's completely translated but they held back on releasing it on VC).
I'd hope that maybe Earthbound Zero becomes a 3D Classic. Oh, that's irrelevant to the topic, sorry.
The game sounds interesting. But it seems like a game that would never be imported here.
Edited on Tue 10th May, 2011 @ 00:14 by komicturtle
10. Posted: Tue 10th May 2011 00:16 BST
I hope we get a bunch of imports. the Mother trilogy and the original X which X-scape was a sequel to come to mind.
11. Posted: Tue 10th May 2011 00:22 BST
eShop ain't even out yet. Hold onto your horses.
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12. Posted: Tue 10th May 2011 12:26 BST
Its not a festival to celebrate good games but a festival to celebrate import games.
13. Posted: Tue 10th May 2011 12:50 BST
Fighter's History: Mizoguchi Kiki Ippatsu!! needs to be in the hanabi festival this year.
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14. Posted: Tue 10th May 2011 12:51 BST
I expect Chrono Trigger to be a Hanabi Festival title.
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15. Posted: Tue 10th May 2011 14:02 BST
Well it obviously won't happen for the handheld console games as they wern't region locked.
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16. Posted: Tue 10th May 2011 14:33 BST
well sega still havent released super hang on so i hope it gets caught up in that even though it may not qualify.
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17. Posted: Tue 10th May 2011 14:59 BST
Ooo, well Nintendo could do some import 3D Classics.
18. Posted: Tue 24th May 2011 21:48 BST
I want to see a translated version of Mother 3 on the 3DS's VC. Make it happen, Nintendo!
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19. Posted: Tue 24th May 2011 21:52 BST
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20. Posted: Sun 5th Jun 2011 18:27 BST
When someone mentions the Hanabi Festival I think the Mother series springs to most players minds, and wouldn't that be great in 3D? I mean even if it wasn't I'd be happy, as long as I get to play the game in English!
Edited on Sun 5th June, 2011 @ 18:29 by theblackdragon
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