3DS classic possibility

Discussion in 'User Submitted News' started by Pong20302000, Jun 21, 2011.

  1. Pong20302000

    Pong20302000 making notes on everything

    Sep 8, 2009
    One's inner self
    Another 3D Classic on the way?


    Masahiro Sakurai's long-awaited Kid Icarus: Uprising is coming to 3DS around Christmas this year, and impatient gamers are looking towards Pit's previous outings to plug the gap. Wii owners can already play Kid Icarus on Virtual Console, but will 3DS owners get a downloadable slice of Pit too?

    A recent IGN interview with Masahiro Sakurai pitched readers' questions to the producer, with one user asking if the original NES version would be included in the 3DS cartridge, receiving a "no comment" from Sakurai. How about a 3D Classics version, though? Sakurai says:

    As far as it appearing on the Virtual Console, it's very possible and I've been in some talks regarding that recently.

    Of course the original Kid Icarus was never released on a handheld format, but Kid Icarus: Of Myths and Monsters launched in the early 1990s and would be a pretty safe bet for a Virtual Console release on 3DS.

    edit:dam i spell the title wrong
  2. 8BitWalugi

    8BitWalugi Taiyohhhhhh!

    Mar 22, 2008
    Side 7
  3. Frogman

    Frogman This could be you!

    Sep 20, 2009
    Warning: Spoilers inside!

    I would like to play it though its apparently really hard??
  4. NiGHtS

    NiGHtS GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Jul 9, 2007
    Titles a bit silly and misleading.

    I miss the Nintendo of yesteryear that would actually include the classics in the new games so you can unlock it.
  5. Guild McCommunist

    Guild McCommunist (not on boat)

    May 6, 2009
    United States
    The Danger Zone
    Please follow proper formatting and actually source stuff.

    I didn't find either Kid Icarus games to be interesting and I feel people just started loving them because they saw Kid Icarus in Brawl and were like "OMG HE'S A NINTENDO CHARACTER LEMME PLAY HIS GAME AND GO ON ABOUT HOW GOOD IT IS." I played both of them and they were really boring.
  6. syko5150

    syko5150 GBAtemp Syko!

    Apr 25, 2009
    United States
    I agree with you completely. I played Kid Icarus on NES and completed it, but its a game that was OK at best. It's nothing I would want to play again anytime soon. The new Kid Icarus game looks really good compared to previous games in the series, so I will at least give it a try.
  7. Crimsonclaw111

    Crimsonclaw111 GBAtemp Fan

    Apr 7, 2010
    United States
    The first two Kid Icarus games were pretty... well, lame. Thankfully the new one is entirely different. Looks tons more fun too just based on the trailers, and hopefully it won't disappoint.
  8. Slyakin

    Slyakin See ya suckers

    Oct 15, 2008
    United States
    Soviet Slyakin
    I have to agree with Guild. Kid Icarus on the NES is monotonous by today's standards.

    I'd rather just have Uprising then a classic remake.
  9. NaokiKitsuhine

    NaokiKitsuhine GBAtemp Regular

    Dec 14, 2008
    The SOurce Is IGN, i've read there this interview xD
  10. Sterling

    Sterling GBAtemp's Silver Hero

    Jan 22, 2009
    United States
    It's not a game of today is it? I also didn't realize who pit was until Brawl. Even then, his character is awesome. Dual swords from a magical light bow. Damn, I want one of those. Since then, I read up on him. I'm quite excited for uprising, but I never could get into his previous games.
  11. Langin

    Langin HI! ^O^

    Jul 29, 2008
    The Hague
    I actually never played Kid Icarus that much, since I did not WANT to play it. But Kid Icarus Uprising an on the rail shooter(just saying) interests me very much! [​IMG]
  12. Forstride

    Forstride The rudder moves when I turn the wheel

    May 6, 2008
    United States
    Pittsburgh, PA
    Only played a little bit of the first one. It was pretty challenging, and I think I made it like half-way out of the Underworld, and stopped there. I might try this out if it's not expensive, but ehh...
  13. gokujr1000

    gokujr1000 GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    Oct 10, 2008
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