Buying a WiiU just for earthbound.

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2 years ago#1
I was going to get one for Smash Bros and SMTxFE but Nintendo just sealed the deal.
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2 years ago#2
MH3U is all you need a Wii U for, and the only reason I bought one. Maybe MH4 will come as well and then it will be more than worth it.
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2 years ago#3
Funny enough, it's about the same price as buying a complete copy of Earthbound.
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2 years ago#4
BadLuckInc posted...
MH3U is all you need a Wii U for, and the only reason I bought one. Maybe MH4 will come as well and then it will be more than worth it.


I'm not a MH fan. Earthbound is coming baby!!!!!!!! I can't breath!
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2 years ago#5
If I had the money I'd buy a Wii U right now for Earthbound and Virtual Console alone.
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2 years ago#6
You can play earthbound right now!

http://compare.ebay.com/like/120861186707?var=lv&ltyp=AllFixedPriceItemTypes&var=sbar

you know the rest...

you're going to sink 400 - 500 dollars on a game you can play right now for next to nothing...
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2 years ago#8
LinkSSJ6 posted...
If I had the money I'd buy a Wii U right now for Earthbound and Virtual Console alone.


Honestly, I think Nintendo could gain considerable "cred" with the masses and boost console sales somewhat if they made the Wii VC immediately, fully available on the eShop and advertised the hell out of that feature. Perhaps lowered game prices by a few bucks to be more in line with what the mobile crowd is used to. Wii U would be solidified as THE retro system, with a library of classic games instantly available and playable on the gamepad.

They won't do that, though. Still, even if Nintendo could release a healthy number of games every week to get people going on the eShop, it could be big if managed properly.
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2 years ago#9
I agree with TC, same here, along with Wind Waker HD and new Zelda game.
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2 years ago#10
you could probably buy an SNES and SNES copy for cheaper...
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