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I cannot believe someone posted this. I was doing my best to forget I saw that. I thought it was a tennis game at first glance, I had to do a double take when I seen the photo.

 

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And it's skipping the Wii U. Thank God for small mercies.

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I cannot believe someone posted this. I was doing my best to forget I saw that. I thought it was a tennis game at first glance, I had to do a double take when I seen the photo.

 

It's pretty much the first video game version of my favourite sport.

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It's pretty much the first video game version of my favourite sport.

 

You're the one who asked for this aren't you?

 

I mean, wow. This is so unnecessary, it's hilarious!

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Wowzers! :o

 

That is insane.

 

I can understand complete collections of games for systems like the N64 or even the GC - and UK collections are relatively easy. But every single Wii game, that is amazing. I am seriously envious. Hats off to that man!

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Wowzers! :o

 

That is insane.

 

So... much... white! That's an incredible collection! :o

 

Pretty unique as well amongst collectors. You've seen people with complete NES collections before, but how many have you seen with a complete Wii collection? This is the first that I know of!

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It's definitely cool to see every single Wii game all in one collection but there definitely has to be some awful stuff in there :shakehead

 

I currently own 71 Wii games, to my knowledge, and even then there are a few that I would happily trim from the collection, such as MadWorld, Virtua Tennis 2009 and Grand Slam Tennis :heh:

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With the DSi shop closing it's made me want to pick up titles from the Wii Shopping Channel before they decide to close that now that the Switch has no access to it.

 

What I have learnt is that you get screwed over if you buy a eShop card and redeem it on there. £25 translates to 2900 where you could get 3000 points for £21 buying it direct.

 

Just thought I'd drop it in here to warn people.

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With the DSi shop closing it's made me want to pick up titles from the Wii Shopping Channel before they decide to close that now that the Switch has no access to it.

 

What I have learnt is that you get screwed over if you buy a eShop card and redeem it on there. £25 translates to 2900 where you could get 3000 points for £21 buying it direct.

 

Just thought I'd drop it in here to warn people.

 

Strangely, I too have been considering picking up a couple of VC games on Wii before it's too late! I may look tomorrow :hehe:

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On 04/04/2017 at 1:16 AM, nekunando said:

 

Strangely, I too have been considering picking up a couple of VC games on Wii before it's too late! I may look tomorrow :hehe:

There’s now an official date where it will be too late.

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End date of each service

  • Adding points to the Wii Shop Channel: Monday 26th March 2018 at 20:00 UK time
  • Purchase of WiiWare, Virtual Console software, Wii Channels (including free software)*: Thursday, 31st January 2019 at 06:00 UK time
  • Full closure of the Wii Shop Channel and disabling of redownload functions in 2019 (more details to be announced at a later date)

 

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I will have a look soon. I will at the very least redownload (almost) everything I've ever purchased, to store in the notorious fridge. I may even buy some stuff for old time's sake.. If anyone has any VC or Wiiware suggestions.. I will probably get the DLC for Megaman 10. If I buy the NES classic next year, I'll have a proper controller to play those games.

I never bothered much with VC, I only bought some Japanese "imports" and a few classics / curiosities from other consoles I never owned.

I have both shovelware and some gems on the Wiiware-side.. I had great fun with the Megaman games (IntiCreates, there they are again), My life as a King, World of Goo, and both Lost Winds games (want a sequel!).

Maybe I should get Bit.Trip.Runner. I was considering Chrono Trigger, but I fear I spoilt myself by watching let's play videos of roughly half the game.

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I might end up buying a couple of other games just to finish off the Wii collection, such as Castlevania Rebirth and maybe a few of the Neo Geo games :smile:

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I might go on and add a bunch of points, would be a shame to miss out on some of the VC gems that didn't get a release on Wii U. Especially considering I have a proper SNES and NES controller to connect to a Wiimote.

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Best thing I bought on Wii Virtual Console was Golden Axe.  The only chance I've had to own the shorter, more exciting arcade game - bring it to Switch, Sega!

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While we’re listing games on there I think it’s worth mentioning that the Wii VC is the only place you can get the original Castlevania Rondo of Blood. It’s 900 points.

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Just a reminder that you will not be able to buy Wii Points past Monday 26th March 2018.

These are the games I'm currently looking to buy:

  • Castlevania Rondo of Blood
  • Bomberman Blast
  • Crystal Defenders R1
  • Crystal Defenders R2
  • Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life as a Darklord (+ it's DLC)
  • Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life as a King (+ it's DLC)
  • Contra ReBirth
  • Gradius ReBirth
  • Pokemon Rumble

I already own some games on there but I think the above are the remaining exclusives that are worth me picking up.

Anybody else looking to purchase Wii Shop games before it's too late?

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Just now, V. Amoleo said:

Just a reminder that you will not be able to buy Wii Points past Monday 26th March 2018.

These are the games I'm currently looking to buy:

  • Castlevania Rondo of Blood
  • Bomberman Blast
  • Crystal Defenders R1
  • Crystal Defenders R2
  • Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life as a Darklord (+ it's DLC)
  • Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life as a King (+ it's DLC)
  • Contra ReBirth
  • Gradius ReBirth
  • Pokemon Rumble

I already own some games on there but I think the above are the remaining exclusives that are worth me picking up.

Anybody else looking to purchase Wii Shop games before it's too late?

I've thought about it, and some day I may regret it if I don't pick a few things up, but since moving house in August I basically play exclusively on Switch and PS4 so I'm not sure if I'll really get into anything I'd download on Wii now :hmm:

In fact, I feel myself wanting to wait for Switch versions of everything before I commit more time to those games. Even something like Tropical Freeze, which I own and have cleared on Wii U, is in an odd position as I haven't found every collectable yet but the desire to return to it has significantly diminished knowing a Switch version is now on the way..

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