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Nintendo Download for May 10, 2012 (again, no 3DS VC update).
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May 10, 2012, 16:16:16
 
Two VC imports are available on the Wii, and Nintendo again misses the mark on the eShop this week...unless you want Sudoku. In which case, you're set!

eShop Exclusives
Sudoku by Nikoli
(3DS Download - Hamster Corporation, $4.99)

DSiWare (also available in the eShop)
Paul's Shooting Adventure 2
(Agetec, 200 points/$1.99)

Wii Virtual Console
Monster World IV
(SEGA, 900 points)
Wonder Boy in Monster Land (SEGA, 900 points)

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Posted: 05/10/12, 16:16:16    
 
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At least I'm not disappointed at the lack of 3DS VC love this week, since at least three of those games had already been announced as coming today.

Well, that's a lie. I'm still disappointed, just not surprised.


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 16:32:04
Monster World!!!!!!

Monster World!!!!!!!!!!!!


Monster World!!!!!!


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 16:39:51
Yeah, this week's lack of 3DS VC update is a little easier to swallow because the Wii's is pretty good. Still stinks though.


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 16:41:14
Wii games!!!


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 17:05:24
So they can take the time to localize games that never released outside of Japan but can't be bothered to bring Lufia II to the VC?


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 17:34:03
I don't suppose someone wants to start a game club for Monster World?


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 17:39:21
I'd be down. Wonder Boy is the only Retro Game Club game I've actually finished, I think. Although I've participated in a bunch of them.

Does anyone know which of these two is supposed to be the "superior" game?


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 17:42:03
I wasn't even aware that Paul had a FIRST shooting adventure before.


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 17:58:27
@GameDadGrant

It's probably just a scam to make us believe that if the game received a sequel, then the first must have been good enough for it so the second must be good too!


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 18:01:05
Two Wii VC titles, it must still be 2007 or something. Cool.

As for the eShop I'm not interested in Sudoku, so I'm probably going to get Ketzal's Corridors this week, and most likely Bird Mania 3D as well. Can't complain much about the eShop when there are a ton of solid titles already up there.

@Guillaume
I'm down!

@Zero
I'd like to know which one is "better" as well. From the screenshots, I like the HUD on Monster World IV better.


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 18:05:39
If anyone was wondering what the QR codes for the eShop are, apparently this is it



I think that's Europe only but I believe it just brings you to the page of the game in question, in this case VVVVVV.

Cause you know, having a competent eShop layout is inconvenient compared to scanning QR codes


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 18:08:58  - Edited by 
 on: 05/10/12, 18:11:21
@VofEscaflowne

Can't see your image.

Access denied!


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 18:57:44
@GameDadGrant It's a QR code with the orange eShop symbol in it.


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 19:02:31
Making these 'imported' games an extra dollar is still the dumbest thing in the world to me.


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 19:12:55
@PogueSquadron

In this case one of them is freshly translated, at least.


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 20:00:02
The Game Boy drought ends next week. Well, maybe "end" is not the right word, but it will take a break at least.


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 20:24:37
@Guillaume
It's kind of bitter-sweet since EU is getting the no-doubt better game in Kirby's Dreamland 2 next week.


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 20:41:24
@Guillaume

Hey! New Virtual Console software!


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 21:32:18
@GuillaumeAnd now I'm seeing a scroll bar on your post too.

I'm not the only one seeing these, am I guys?! And I saw them both at home and now on my work computer, so it can't be an isolated incident.


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 22:27:15
@Zero

I'm seeing it too. It's happened a few times in different threads where I see a scroll bar on certain posts.


Posted by 
 on: 05/10/12, 22:28:45
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