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Topic: No more playing online games on the Wii? WTF?

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KidneyStones

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Okay, what the love, Nintendo. I love you like I love Disney. Loving, a lot. But when you make decisions as stupid as this, you piss me off.
As of May 20, 2014, you will not be able to play online games on the Wii. Like, you can play Mario Kart, but you can't play with other people online.
Like, what the love? Okay, I understand that maybe It's for money or because now you're focusing on the 3DS and Wii U, and that you've done stuff like this before, like disabling new Wii users from playing GameCube games or with a GameCube controller, but I still LOVE and actually USE my Wii, and this is taking a step TOO far back. Why? Why? I'm sure that like three quarters of the people still using Wiis still use the Wi-Fi!
This means no more playing Super Smash Bros. with your friends, no more shooting and exploding at people in Call of Duty whichever version you play, and no more screaming at your long distance buddies for using the loving sky shots. (Blue shells, that's what they're actually called, and what I usually call them.)
What do you guys think? I think this is bull poopoodoodoocacapoopledoople.

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SheldonRandoms

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THIS REALLY GRINDS MY GEARS WHEN THEY DO THAT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Spanjard

3. Posted:

I think it's time to move on! ;)

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SpookyMeths

4. Posted:

I think you need a Snickers.

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KidneyStones

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XD Yeah, It DOES really grind my gears. It's just a little rant, I was only i little mad for like, 5 minutes. And in those five minutes I decided to write this post. And It's not that I DON'T want to move on, I just don't have the money :P plus, It's always nice to come back and relax with a couple of online racing matches in Mario Kart Wii with my friends.
And no, I do not need a Snickers.
I just ate one a few minutes ago.

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edhe

6. Posted:

No need to f###ing swear about it.

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MAB

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KidneyStones

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Sorry for the swearing, bro.
And yes, I do know the Wii died about five years ago (lol) but I still enjoy it and I'm going to be the little brat I am and complain about it.
Loud and proud.
(lol)

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theblackdragon

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@KidneyStones: Our Community Rules clearly ask that profanity not be used here. Please keep your posts clean from now on, or you may find yourself banned from posting altogether. There is no 'loud and proud' about it. Thank you!

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DarkEdi

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This is the link of games: http://www.nintendo.com.au/termination-of-nintendo-wi-fi-conn...

I copy the complete list. I´m happy I can continue playing GoldenEye, but sad i can´t play Mario Kart and Smash.

Unaffected services

The following services are not affected by the termination, and will continue to be available after May 20th:

Internet Channel
Nintendo DS Browser
Nintendo DSi Browser
Nintendo DSi Shop
Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection Pay & Play
Wii Shop Channel
YouTube

Wii

Animal Crossing: Let's Go to the City
Battalion Wars 2
Boom Street
Endless Ocean
Endless Ocean 2: Adventures of the Deep
Mario Kart Wii
Mario Sports Mix
Mario Strikers Charged Football
Pokémon Battle Revolution
Samurai Warriors 3
Super Smash Bros. Brawl
The Last Story
Trauma Center New Blood

Wii Ware

Dr. Mario & Germ Buster
Excitebike World Challenge
LONPOS
MaBoShi: The Three Shape Arcade
ThruSpace High Velocity 3D Puzzle
WarioWare: Do It Yourself-Showcase

Other
Wii Speak

Nintendo DS/DSi games

100 Classic Book Collection
Advance Wars: Dark Conflict
Animal Crossing: Wild World
Clubhouse Games
Custom Robo Arena
Diddy Kong Racing DS
Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies
Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2
Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon
Mario Kart DS
Mario vs. Donkey Kong 2: March of the Minis
Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Mini-Land Mayhem!
Metroid Prime Hunters
Nintendo presents: Style Boutique
Picross DS
Pokémon Black Version
Pokémon Black Version 2
Pokémon Conquest
Pokémon Diamond
Pokémon HeartGold Version
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Darkness
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Sky
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time
Pokémon Pearl
Pokémon Platinum Version
Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs
Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia
Pokémon SoulSilver Version
Pokémon White Version
Pokémon White Version 2
Professor Layton and Pandora's Box
Professor Layton and the Curious Village
Professor Layton and the Last Specter
Professor Layton and the Lost Future
Star Fox Command
Tenchu: Dark Secret
TETRIS DS
The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass
WarioWare: Do It Yourself

Nintendo DSiWare games

Metal Torrent
Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Minis March Again!
Sujin Taisen: Number Battle

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Me gusta jugar videojuegos. Soy de México. Sorry my english grammar. I love the Virtual Console, party and fighting games too.

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HP_3

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Yeah, I was pretty pissed off about it too. They're shutting down online play for the entire Wii and DS catalogue of games that used it. Obviously they don't want to pay money to keep the servers up.

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19Robb92

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Both systems have been surpassed and are not getting any support anymore. I mean, the 3DS came out 3 years ago.. I'm honestly surprised they've kept the DS servers up this long.

Also, the Wii & DS servers are run by a different company than the 3DS & WiiU servers, so they've been paying two different server holders these past years instead of just one.

Looking forward to: ZeldaU & Hyrule Warriors

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DarkEdi

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IMPORTANT UPDATE:

Very complete LIST with ALL games affected (includes wiiware, 3rd parties too)

http://www.nintendo.com/consumer/gameslist/games-wifi.jsp

In another words ALL games will lack wi-fi this 20th may.

The Pay & Play option only will be available.

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Me gusta jugar videojuegos. Soy de México. Sorry my english grammar. I love the Virtual Console, party and fighting games too.

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WaLzgi

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Feel free to continue discussion in this already existing thread: http://www.nintendolife.com/forums/general_discussion/nintend...

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