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It's only in The Demo for sure
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I dislike the fact that mere months after I sold my DSi, a large flow of quality titles began flocking to DSiWare. I suppose it pays to have patience...
So, while I can't give a first-hand account, I can rate the games by how much I want them. In that case, my GOTY would be Shantae, with the runner-up Cave Story. Honorable mentions include Zenonia, Dark Zero, and Pop Island: Paperfield (Because I enjoyed the first one very much).
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Is it the same game on the DSi, or is there more on the Wii or PC
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Well I would say Cave Story just based on the WiiWare version, though I don't have the DSiWare version. After that I'd say Shantae. Also, I believe Aura Aura Climber probably has the best value of any DSiWare game.
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I agree with those saying Cave Story shouldn't exactly be eligible, though I did buy it and it's very charming.
I think X-Scape is probably the 'neatest' (I'm one of those dorks that even bought a copy of GB's [edit: GB's X] last summer from Yahoo Japan auctions). Frankly, Spotto (yeah... I also imported Guru Logic Champ for GBA) has given me dozens of wide grins as I finally pieced together a solution. Shantae was hotly anticipated and indeed very "well done", but more often than not I glide by it on my DSi menu, maybe to Flametail or Glow Artisan or something else more bite-sized.
In the end my vote would go to the title that could have been a cheap marketing gimmick. And it's the only DSiWare I've bought twice after switching from bronze to blue. Dark Void Zero: a frighteningly faithful NES action platformer (+ a big map on the other screen). Call me simple-minded, but I've launched this title at least twice a week since it was released.
Edited on Wed 8th December, 2010 @ 17:18 by TTGlider
If you want to say cave story shouldn't count then any game that was a port from another system shouldn't count as well x-scape being one of them. With that said this was my first experience with cave story so it was hands down my favorite downloaded game ever!
My Top 5 DSiWare this year:
#5. Starship Defense#4. X-Scape#3. Dark Void Zero#2. Shantae: Risky's Revenge#1. Cave Story
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No problem if you disagree with me and the others about Cave Story. But, point of fact, X-Scape is not a port. It is a squeal to a very old, obscure Game Boy game, yes (a cartridge I happen to own). A vastly improved sequel at that.
Edited on Wed 8th December, 2010 @ 20:20 by TTGlider
Ok, the standing are currently:
Cave Story: 9Shantae: 5Dark Void Zero: 4X-Scape: 1
C'mon Shantae fans!!! Speak up!!
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I would be giving Cave story the vote, but might as well give the others a chance since I already played it free on the PC... It would have to be a choice between Shantae, X-Scape, Dark Void Zero or Flashlight. Shantae was one of the most polished and stunning platformers I've played in a long while and everything in this game is so lively and vivid that I have to give props to the sprite artists for such a beautiful game, too bad the game was on the short side though ( release the sequel!). X-Scape for me is one of the few games on dsiware worthy enough for a cartridge release( thankfully it isn't though ...), the length is good, there is variety in the gameplay, there are an adequate amount of extras to do, and most of all, the graphics sports a minimalistic 3-D style reminiscent of the PS1/N64 era. DVZ is the game that defines what I love about retro gaming, Great soundtrack, the best of 8-bit sprite art, tight controls, a high replay value, and a balanced difficulty level( for me ), . And for Flashlight, its self explanatory. Of all the games listed, I choose X-scape because well, I'm a space adventure fan and this game satisfies my craving for that adventure, though it was a tough choice to choose.
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Zsxdflip wrote:Personally, I hated the Cave Story demo on WiiWare,I found it to be a bit fun, but, everytime you die, you start from the begnning again....unless thats only in The Demo
Zsxdflip wrote:Personally, I hated the Cave Story demo on WiiWare,
Personally, I hated the Cave Story demo on WiiWare,
I found it to be a bit fun, but, everytime you die, you start from the begnning again....unless thats only in The Demo
Yeah, that's only in the demo version-- the full version has save points.
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For me, I could nominate about six games.
Shantae gets my vote.
Edited on Sun 12th December, 2010 @ 10:05 by Sylverstone
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Cave Story: 9Shantae: 6Dark Void Zero: 4X-Scape: 2Aura-Aura Climber: 1
X-Scape. It was just awesome. And Q-games would definitely get the "Best Overall DSiWare Developer" award for 2010.
Edited on Sun 12th December, 2010 @ 00:03 by rosemo
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Looking back, I bought quite a bit of great games on DSiWare this year, including:
Wow, this is such a hard decision, as they're all so different... Aura-Aura and Defense Wars are perfect for pick-up-n-play, Kappa has TONS of replayability, Starship Defense is just so addicting, Shantae is an excellent adventure game, and X-Scape kept me going for hours on end...
But in the end, I think X-Scape takes my vote. As excellent as all the other nominations were, X-Scape managed to captivate my attention the entire time, and was just beautifully crafted. Good job, Q-Games!
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Too bad Flashlight, Discolight, or Fireplace wasn't on that list... those are easily the best...
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