SNES classic EarthBound lands on the Wii U Virtual Console for $9.99

Shawn Knight

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One of the most popular Super Nintendo role-playing games of all time, EarthBound, is now available on the Wii U Virtual Console. A trip down memory lane will set you back $9.99 which includes access to a digital version of...

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davislane1

Nice to see this title getting a little attention from Nintendo. I played it several years ago and could not put it down; one of the best games ever made as far as I'm concerned.
 

Lurker101

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Because what we really want in this new console generation is a 20 year old game. Why waste time and money on an "innovative" new console to make "innovative" new games when you can just repackage and re-sell the old stuff?
 

Sunny87

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Because what we really want in this new console generation is a 20 year old game. Why waste time and money on an "innovative" new console to make "innovative" new games when you can just repackage and re-sell the old stuff?

They didn't waist any time re developing the game, they just sold something people were asking for, their not forcing you to buy it, thats like questioning the Xbox arcade if you do one you have to do the other.