Best practices for designing and managing your subscription strategy. House of the Dead 2 & 3 Return - 8/10 Both of these games(especially 2) destroy HOTD: Overkill. “My favorite of the download titles is probably Swords and Soldiers. I always wanted Klonoa. It was essentially a solid value in 2009. Edited on Sat 10th July, 2010 @ 07:27 by WaveWitch. You fight in crazy battles to win the day. It also has a limited edition that has about a 30% premium. Check for 2 for 1 Power Packs on eBay This hybrid of a RPG and Board Game published by Altus. The second price is the highest price in the past three months for a pristine, complete copy (we also make note of sealed game values, when available). ExciteBots, sequel to the Wii launch title Excite Truck and NES classic ExciteBike, is more fun and inventive than I ever expected. But probably the most obscure Wii game I have is called Counter Force, it's good if you like ports of last-gen sub par light gun arcade games featuring mechs. The mechanics from the Wario Land games are brought back with several new additions that made the game better. Many of us 80s kids remember how amazing it was to see Don Bluth’s Dragon’s Lair in the arcades – especially when the original game was released in 1983. Furthermore, the mini-games were fun by adding motion controls. The game marked the transition of the series from its survival horror roots to something more action-oriented. What is the meaning of life? Just for you. Known as Necro-Nesia in Japan, Escape from Bug Island is a new game for the Nintendo Wii. The game chose to focus more on story and took all of the mysterious edge off of Samus, turning her into a bit of a complainer. They ended up bringing that concept over to the Wii in the form of New Super Mario Bros. Wii, which allowed for 4 players on screen at once. There are some huge-selling games, but many other oddities and gems got easily lost in the shuffle. Need to get RE Zero Archives as it's the only RE game I've never completed. And it's excellent. That said, having a new set of controls didn’t stop Nintendo and other developers from creating fantastic games that are still beloved today. Totally agree on Klonoa, throw The Munchables also from the advertising morons of Namco, both which got virtually no print, nothing on tv, and got staggered few copies here, there type releases so it was instant obscurity for the Wii. When the game first came out, many people were quick to go crazy over it, to the point where new entries are still being released on the Wii. Fragile Dreams: Farewell Ruins of the Moon. I think you can find this game for like 9 bucks now at Gamestop, it's certainly worth it. Each board had a different gameplay style and they were each fun in their own ways. “In normal racing games, the goal is to finish first. It was a tough internal debate, but the game I want to write about today is Fluidity for the WiiWare service. Required fields are marked *, Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. 18,349 views made by Filmaholic. score: 9 of 100 (9%) required scores: 1, 2, 3, 7, 14 list stats leaders vote Vote print comments. This “Trilogy” release includes the two Dragon’s Lair arcade games in addition to their spiritual successor, Space Ace. The Wii library is starting to get to the sweet spot of high supply in resale shops and eBay before the console gets fully “retro”. It slowly increased in value before spiking in 2016 once people started hunting down Wii rarities. Some of the hidden items gave me trouble towards the end of the game, definitly ramps up the challenge. He also regularly acts as Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto’s translator at public events. The game is one of the best showcases for Wii controls, features great graphics and music, and is fairly long. However, the second run was commissioned by Gamestop, who either didn’t have cases and manuals produced, threw many of them away, or sold them off. We fix this issue with a killer multi-Gamecube, multi-TV setup. FIFA 14 in NTSC is harder to find than the rest of the Wii entries. A lot of fans of Nintendo are quick to point out that Mario Party 8 was the moment the franchise started to hit a deep decline. Those are great too. The Best Nintendo Wii Games Under $12. Your email address will not be published. Get a nice roundup of new retro gaming content once or twice a month. This high-stakes, high-octane soccer game is as crazy as its name suggests. It took out all of the ambiance that made the earlier games so good and replaced it with mindless action that made the series go downhill.