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1. Posted: Thu 26th May 2011 23:47 BST
Soo.. that was that with WiiWare demos. Today the last WiiWare demo (Bit.Trip Beat) disappeared from the Wii shop channel. CommanderVideo spent a lonesome week by himself in the WiiWare demo genre before leaving it echoing empty. If I remember correctly Bit.Trip Beat also was the first game demoed. Is this the end of the WiiWare demo saga?
2. Posted: Fri 27th May 2011 01:16 BST
I hope not, but I fear the worst. I helped me get some games, but also saved me some money. So a demo is always a good thing.
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3. Posted: Fri 27th May 2011 05:49 BST
My guess is they will start up again in a month or two.
4. Posted: Fri 27th May 2011 12:42 BST
There hasn't been a new demo since the 15th of April, so yeah, WW has been in a dead state during this last month.RIP WW demos
Edited on Fri 27th May, 2011 @ 12:46 by PALgamer
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5. Posted: Fri 27th May 2011 12:46 BST
Probably, yes, since all old demo's are gone. Have all demo's (as far as I know they excist) n my SD card, even the ones from November 2009 It would be pretty unfurtunate if they really stopped with it. :/
Edited on Fri 27th May, 2011 @ 12:47 by legochesser
6. Posted: Fri 27th May 2011 13:46 BST
We still have demos up in NA, but it is worrisome we've stopped getting them recently.
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7. Posted: Fri 27th May 2011 13:54 BST
Can't be everything....
There are still demos in NA that EU has not: lilt line, BIT.TRIP CORE, BIT.TRIP RUNNER.And demos in EU that NA don't have: HoopWorld: BasketBrawl, ColorZ
Apart from that there are a few games that really should have a demo: Bonsai Barber, LostWinds, Swords & Soldiers.
8. Posted: Fri 27th May 2011 14:13 BST
I know of newer games like Liight where the developers themselves said there would be demos because they submitted them already, so I wouldn't call the service dead just yet.
9. Posted: Mon 30th May 2011 13:25 BST
well, I think this thread can be safely locked now that we know for sure this isn't the case (not yet anyway )
10. Posted: Mon 30th May 2011 13:40 BST
I saw that America gets another Bit. demo, but Europe has zero demo as of last thursday.
11. Posted: Mon 30th May 2011 13:46 BST
Nintendo really didn't support wiiware demo's at all. They tried it, but didn't really take full advantage of it like they could of, and it would have made a difference in wiiware sales if they did. Oh well, hopefully they will see it's greater potential one day and use it like they should of in the first place.
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12. Posted: Mon 30th May 2011 16:23 BST
There sure is several more games that´s worthy of a demo. Personally, without checking any "games out now" lists I´d like to see as demos: Plättchen, You me & Cubes, Lostwinds. Yeah, that old Plättchen game
13. Posted: Wed 1st Jun 2011 17:02 BST
I'm not sure why we never got the HoopWorld demo...
14. Posted: Fri 3rd Jun 2011 09:49 BST
We are talking about PAL here, no demo this week either... 1 month and a half
15. Posted: Mon 6th Jun 2011 01:58 BST
3 out of the 5 demos left on the American Wii Shop are Bit.Trip demos.
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16. Posted: Mon 6th Jun 2011 11:19 BST
you mean "out of the 7 demos"...
Demos in NA:1. BIT.TRIP CORE2. BIT.TRIP VOID3. BIT.TRIP RUNNER4. Dart Rage5. Frobot6. lilt line7. Pong Toss Pro: Frat Party Games
Demos in EU:1. ColorZ2. HoopWorld: BasketBrawl
17. Posted: Mon 6th Jun 2011 11:47 BST
@SKTTR, I don't have those demo's in the Netherlands.
18. Posted: Mon 6th Jun 2011 12:35 BST
He's talking about the exclusive demos. Colorz and Hoopworld were available a few months back in Europe but NA never got them.
All demos are gone now, yes.
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19. Posted: Wed 22nd Jun 2011 10:54 BST
It's back with NyxQuest again Why the hold up Nintendo? You have no more demos?
20. Posted: Wed 22nd Jun 2011 12:25 BST
We already got the NyxQuest demo some time ago.... or is this demo different from the earlier one?I'd rather see new demos, instead of seeing them re-releasing older ones.