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1. Posted: Tue 16th Aug 2011 01:19 BST
What are the first five VC games to come to the Wii U's Virtual Console?
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2. Posted: Tue 16th Aug 2011 01:25 BST
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3. Posted: Tue 16th Aug 2011 01:26 BST
No idea... Pretty early to be thinking about what the Wii U's downloadable service will be like.And I doubt Mario Superstars Baseball will be one considering that's just a US thing... (I believe?)
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4. Posted: Tue 16th Aug 2011 01:27 BST
depends what comes 1st
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5. Posted: Tue 16th Aug 2011 23:42 BST
Isn't there a baseball GB game on the eShop right now? Worldwide too....
6. Posted: Wed 17th Aug 2011 02:11 BST
7. Posted: Wed 17th Aug 2011 02:19 BST
I know this is a stretch in terms of a vc launch lineup but I'd say, Pikmin, Luigi's Mansion, Super Mario Sunshine, Zelda: Wind Waker, and Metroid Prime. That covers the classics for me.
8. Posted: Wed 17th Aug 2011 02:21 BST
A bunch of crap titles no one's heard of
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9. Posted: Wed 17th Aug 2011 02:23 BST
since pikmin 3 should come out around the time of the system I would have to guess the first two would be on VC, though I kind of hope they are the NPC versions, other than that Luigi's mansion maybe prime 1, same NPC I hope, then Melee would be a safe bet.
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10. Posted: Wed 17th Aug 2011 03:06 BST
Wario World - (Haven't played this one yet)Luigi's MansionSuper Mario SunshineCaptain But Cheese & the escape to purple poop mountain.
Honestly, I don't care for the GCN VC that much at all....Why would i want to play GCN Titles such as Metroid Prime 1 & 2, along with Pikmin when the wii versions are incredibly superior control wise? Besides, half of the titles i enjoyed on the GCN were from Capcom, and the ones one from Nintendo while great here and there for the most part aren't worth revisiting imo, unless you've missed out on a few key gems.....The GCN, j ust isn't old enough to warrant any fuzzy nostalgia from me, nor is it considered retro.
That, and i can't exactly name over 15 titles that i'd want to even own, depending. The GCN and N64(especially) era were such dissapointments for me....while sprinkled with some ground breaking amazingness, in the N64's case. Besides, i already i own most of the titles i want from the GCN anyways. it's all about meee mee meee. Durp!
Edited on Wed 17th August, 2011 @ 03:11 by WaveBoy
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11. Posted: Wed 17th Aug 2011 03:12 BST
You're WAY better off getting Pikmin and the Metroid Prime Trilogy for the Wii...Using an analog stick to control the reticule in Pikmon feels compeltely unintuitive and crappy in comparison, plus the analog aiming controls for MP back on the GCN were a total drag.....At least they are for me compared to the wii pointer controls.
12. Posted: Wed 17th Aug 2011 03:17 BST
Honestly, I don't care for the GCN VC that much at all....Why would i want to play GCN Titles such as Metroid Prime 1 & 2, along with Pikmin when the wii versions are incredibly superior control wise? Durp!
There are plenty of quality GCN games that never got the "New Play Control" treatment. If a GCN VC means we'll have digital access to rare-ish games like Beyond Good and Evil, Killer7, Ikaruga, and Eternal Darkness, then I'd say its a worthwhile service.
WAIT --- have GCN games as digital downloads been confirmed for Wii U, or is this speculation?
Edited on Wed 17th August, 2011 @ 03:20 by lockelocke
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13. Posted: Wed 17th Aug 2011 03:23 BST
Correction: That's one that your region won't be getting, ever wonder how Japan has over 600 VC Titles and the West (NA & PAL) only have 300+? Certain regions may only get certain games, as not every VC game in the west released in every region in the west.
14. Posted: Wed 17th Aug 2011 03:25 BST
Ahhh Ikaruga...I've always wanted to play that one. Never cared for the 'style over gameplay' trip fest that was Killer 7 or even Eternal Darkness. StarWars Rogue leader II was another brilliant one, along with Luigi's Mansion and the like. But I already own most of these.
But Wario World, Ikaruga and Beyond Good & Evil(which i completely forgot about) shall be on my radar muhaha. And are those StarFox GCN titles even worth checking out?..
Edited on Wed 17th August, 2011 @ 03:26 by WaveBoy
15. Posted: Wed 17th Aug 2011 19:50 BST
I loooooooove Killer 7
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16. Posted: Wed 17th Aug 2011 19:52 BST
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17. Posted: Wed 17th Aug 2011 20:19 BST
Seriously, bring Billy Hatcher back Sega!
18. Posted: Wed 17th Aug 2011 23:50 BST
I don't think Nintendo will launch the Wii U's VC with 5 Gamecube titles.
19. Posted: Mon 5th Sep 2011 00:58 BST
Mario super sluggers on wii may not have seen an EU release but Mario superstar baseball did.
20. Posted: Mon 5th Sep 2011 13:43 BST
I don't think Nintendo will launch the Wii U's VC with 5 Gamecube titles.
Maybe one or two of them: Luigi's Mansion HD and Wave Race: Blue Storm HD.Both will have "New Play Wii Control" of course, because Gamecube Controllers won't be compatible with Wii U.That's only IF Nintendo allows Gamecube downloads.
Old VC games should be updated. Button config should be allowed. 50Hz/60Hz needs to be implemented.
Hopefully the third party support from Western developers will be tied to Virtual Console games too.First flood of VC games by Electronic Arts, Activision, THQ, Ubisoft, etc.
New systems will be added.Gamecube, 64DD games, N64 and SNES games with more than 40MB, Satellaview games, SNES Super FX-Chip games, Super/Game Boy games, GBA gamesSega Dreamcast, Sega Saturn, Sega CD, Sega 32X gamesNeo Geo CD
Advanced arcade emulation (not only low-sized 80ies retro classics anymore)
Better WiiUWare games (data limit increased from 40MB to one that is similiar to the size of Gamecube games)
More exclusive translated retro titles from Japan.
All VC and WiiWare games transferable and playable on Wii U, free of charge.
I think you're expecting a little too much from this service. unless of course this is what you want and not what you think will happen.
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