Australian WiiWare Launched Today

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  1. Dylaan
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    Nintendo Announces WiiWare Launch for Australia

    Melbourne Australia, 20 May, 2008 - Now the Wii Shop Channel offers Wii™ owners more, with today’s launch of WiiWare™.


    The first WiiWare games available include:
    Lost Winds™
    Star Soldier R
    Dr. Mario & Germ Buster™
    Toki Tori Take 2
    TV Show King
    FINAL FANTASY® CRYSTAL CHRONICLES: My Life as a King™

    Did we beat Europe? [​IMG] No sign of the 'Nintendo Channel' though... [​IMG]
     
  2. Hadrian

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    Europe has it today too. We have all those plus a Pirate game.
     
  3. superrob

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    Sweet. But we allready have the most games.
     
  4. Maikel Steneker

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    Europe should get it today too [​IMG]
     
  5. TinyTine

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    It's already there.
     
  6. Prime

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    people who have it said it sucks.

    No you didn't beat europe, europe got it today also.
     
  7. shadyboy

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    YAY [​IMG] *happy as f*ck* time to save up some wii points and buy FFCC:MAAK ^^ and maybe the dr mario game [​IMG] hehe
     
  8. armand66

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    I recommend to any aussies:

    Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles - My Life as a King: Great sim style game, just think of it as Harvest Moon, only swapping the farm out for a city. Eases you into it, and has a lot of depth, and will probably take you between 10-15 hours on normal if you go at a basic pace (that is just finishing it, wont include beating everything else) and another 30+ hours if you do it on Very Hard.

    Lost Winds: Very high quality 2d platformer with 3d graphics. Great use of the wiimote, fantastic graphics and gameplay overall. Only about 3-5 hours long, but it's worth a second play through, and it's just one of those games that is good to have in your collection.

    Dr Mario: Updated from the NES classic, still a great game, with some good features including online multiplayer, great value for its price, and a good puzzle game always gives you plenty of value.
     
  9. ItsMetaKnight

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    man what the shit?
    ALL games from the european lineup are boring as hell...
     
  10. cyr0x

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    Where? I can't find it in the Wii Shop Channel.
     
  11. Prime

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    It is the big square that says wiiware on the main menu of the shop channel.

    Either you are blind or you havn't got the wiiware update issued ages ago.
     
  12. superrob

    superrob H4X H4X H4X!

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    Lol.
    Australia = PAL.
    Europe = PAL

    PAL = PAL [​IMG]

    Its the SAME region.
     
  13. SimpleSimon08

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    Do we know whether all the hacks continue to work if WiiWare channel is installed, does it include latest IOS?

    Don't want to break custom Guitar Hero I & II nor Mario Kart.
     
  14. Prime

    Prime GBAtemp Psycho!

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    The wiiware hasn't got a channel
     
  15. cyr0x

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    You idiot! I mean the "Nintendo Channel". Oh Wait ...