Any PAL only Wii games worth looking into?

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  1. jmckutchin
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    I played Crisis: Day of Disaster a few years back, and ever since have wondered if I'm missing out on any other good PAL only Wii games. Does anyone have any good recommendations?
     
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    I did a quick check on wikipedia-list (first order it by NTSC, then by PAL to get the list), but can't think of much. Apparently, pikmin 2 has a wii version (PAL but not NTSC), so if you can't find the GC version you may want to look into it.
     
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    Pikmin 2 on wii is pretty cool better than gamecube one, worth cheking, about other pal games only one i can remember is the one piece game series, their pretty fun and pal only (not talking about the one that was out in US) but i think this is only valid if your a one piece anime fan, as for other games i really dont know, its normal for games get released in US 1 and europe later, so some games that did bad in US, dont even come to europe anymore (like Rise arc fantasia)
     
  4. Clarky

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    another code r is great if you like graphic novel games
     
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    For me it's mostly been sports titles falling in this category, just cause they're really not as popular in North America.

    -Rugby League 3 is top notch, a very enjoyable sports video game experience.
    -Ashes Cricket 2009 is also enjoyable, a well done cricket game.
    -AFL (Aussie Rules Football) isn't very well polished, but I'll keep playing it because I love the AFL.
    -Mary King's Riding School 2; Show jumping was quite enjoyable, but dressage mode was terrible.
    -G1 Jockey 2008; PAL version I tested had lots of little graphical glitches, mostly text in menus.
    -PDC Darts: Pro Tour. Great darts game (this best of the series), best when you add MotionPlus.

    Beyond that you're right on with Disaster: Day of Crisis, that game was amazing. Also TrackMania would had fit this list, but now 6-12 months after the PAL release the NTSC-U version has arrived. Not much else that I've seen for PAL exclusives.