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1001 Spikes (Wii U eShop)

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One Adventurer. 1001 Lives. Can you do it?

Jim Hawkins, the world-renowned archaeologist, has gone missing while exploring the frozen reaches of Antarctica.

Before his disappearance, he entrusted his daughter Tina with a map to the long forgotten ruins of Ukampa Temple in South America, along with a letter warning that death waits behind its every corner.

In that letter, he posed a challenge to his estranged son, Aban Hawkins: to venture forth into the deadly ruins in search of a legendary treasure rumored to lie behind the Golden Door of Poko-Mum.

Can Aban survive the endless traps of Ukampa and surpass his famous father once and for all?

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Posted by Lee Meyer

All your spike are belong to us

Between the broken English text, 8-bit sprites and brutal, unforgiving difficulty, it's easy to think of the Nicalis-published 1001 Spikes as a long-forgotten NES gem. While certainly not for everyone, it's a rich, rewarding (and punishing) addition to...

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User Comments (5)



Ailingforale said:

When I played with the dev two Pax Primes ago, I was under the impression that this was coming out for the 3DS... that and Yatagarasu. Either way, whenever this comes out under whatever name they settle on, I will pick this up.



Kolzig said:

I bet this will never come to Europe unless some other company that Nicalis takes the publishing rights.

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