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1. Posted: Wed 20th Feb 2013 18:25 GMT
It was actually removed from NA on the same day Sim City was removed, but only Sim City's removal was mentioned in the Nintendo Life news. R-Type III originally stayed on the NA Wii VC after the removal of Irem's other VC games despite it being removed in Europe and Japan.
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2. Posted: Wed 20th Feb 2013 18:28 GMT
Doesnt surprise me all the other R-type games were removed awhile ago.
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3. Posted: Wed 20th Feb 2013 18:50 GMT
I'm surprised it managed to stay on there after all the other R-Types were removed. I'm just glad I downloaded all of the R-Types(excluding the master system game) before they bit the dust.
4. Posted: Wed 20th Feb 2013 18:51 GMT
Knew it was a matter of time. Sigh...
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5. Posted: Wed 20th Feb 2013 18:54 GMT
And this is why I am against digital media.
6. Posted: Wed 20th Feb 2013 20:49 GMT
I thought R-Type III was removed a long time ago even in NA?
Edited on Wed 20th February, 2013 @ 20:55 by Ryno
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7. Posted: Wed 20th Feb 2013 21:33 GMT
Someone should check to see if Spelunker is still available, since it was developed by Irem. The Master System R-Type is the only one I didn't download. I know it's inferior to the TG16 version, but I would have downloaded it for the bonus level.
8. Posted: Fri 22nd Feb 2013 18:48 GMT
Before the other R-Types dissapear i downloaded all R-Types (except master system, the TG16 version is better).
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