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Old 07-30-2009, 11:05 PM   #1
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Bad VC news

http://www.gonintendo.com/viewstory.php?id=90936

It seems that Nintendo doesn't care about the virtual console anymore
I'd rather have Virtual classics over mediocre WiiWare any day(yes I'm aware that there are great WiiWare games, but the majority of the WiiWare are mediocre :/ )
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Old 07-30-2009, 11:18 PM   #2
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Nintendo has already shut that down. I thought there was already a thread about this though.
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Old 07-31-2009, 12:22 AM   #3
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Well what does Nintendo expect? They shift the focus to WiiWare over VC because of poor VC sales, but maybe it's because they need to stop releasing the titles we don't want over and over again.

I mean, Earthbound? How about some more N64 games, too? Why not the Turok trilogy?

Come on, Nintendo. We pay for what you give us, and when you give us crap, we tend to pay you crap.
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i say good riddance. all those features sucked. give us more original games from unlikely places on WiiWare
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Old 07-31-2009, 01:30 AM   #5
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i say good riddance. all those features sucked. give us more original games from unlikely places on WiiWare

Well the VC didn't suck. It was just over-priced.
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Old 07-31-2009, 08:19 AM   #6
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I bought tons of crap off this .-.

I was just waiting for more N64 games to come out, and Super Mario Kart.
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Old 07-31-2009, 02:04 PM   #7
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so no more VC games whatsoever??? this is asolute crap, I've bought over 20 VC games, I was apauled the moment wiiware came out and saw this coming.
nintendo could care less about their successful past, instead they're sticking to thinking about the future, NES doesn't matter to them, neither does SNES, n64 or gc or any of the past consoles.

This is just the icing on the cake, you know who buys wiiware games? little kids parents mainly, so their kids can have some simple minded flash games that are severely overpriced, excluding continuations (ie: megaman 9, gradius rebirth) wiiware should take a backseat to retro games, that's all it was supposed to be for...

It's much, much cheaper to buy old nintendo games on the vc than it is elsewhere...

I have a few wiiware games, you want to know why I bought them, for when one of my little cousins come over, pokemon ranch, aquarium, never play them unless I have my little cousins over.

I am dissapointed in this
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so no more VC games whatsoever??? this is asolute crap, I've bought over 20 VC games, I was apauled the moment wiiware came out and saw this coming.
nintendo could care less about their successful past, instead they're sticking to thinking about the future, NES doesn't matter to them, neither does SNES, n64 or gc or any of the past consoles.

This is just the icing on the cake, you know who buys wiiware games? little kids parents mainly, so their kids can have some simple minded flash games that are severely overpriced, excluding continuations (ie: megaman 9, gradius rebirth) wiiware should take a backseat to retro games, that's all it was supposed to be for...

It's much, much cheaper to buy old nintendo games on the vc than it is elsewhere...

I have a few wiiware games, you want to know why I bought them, for when one of my little cousins come over, pokemon ranch, aquarium, never play them unless I have my little cousins over.

I am dissapointed in this
1. You meant to say Nintendo COULDN'T care less. Plus, why would a company be too bothered about selling past games anyway?
2. Little kids parents are not the main buyers off Wii Ware games, I bought a lot of Wii Ware games and they aren't simple minded. I also don't have a little kid.
3. If I ever see an old Nintendo game in the shop, its cheaper than it is on VC.
4. Your rant made no sense.
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Old 07-31-2009, 03:10 PM   #9
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Yeah most Nintendo games are cheaper used than on VC, especially NES and Super NES games. But this article didn't exactly say there won't be any more VC games, just that they're shifting their focus to WiiWare...which has been pretty obvious for a while now. I guess we'll just have to wait and see what happens.
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I'm not too concerned about this. I already have the VC games that I want.
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