Last week it was announced that Contra will be the next title to get the WiiWare "ReBirth" treatment (after Gradius). Now there is a ton of footage and more details: Original Source - hand-drawn cut-scenes - English voices - no waterfall or snowfield music - Weapons: Normal, Laser, Homing and Spread - Settings available: Volume for BGM & SFX, Diff. Easy-Normal-Hard (Nightmare is unlockable), Lives 3-5-7, etc. - Infinite Continues. - Controls: 1 is shoot, 2 is jump. Hold the shoot button to stand still and shoot in all 8 directions, A or B button for weapon switching - Cube and Classic controller support - unlockable characters - more than 5 stages - bosses will fight you multiple times - no wifi It was previously said that the game will feature co-op & will be released May 12th for 1000 points in Japan. Contra Rebirth 'Area 1' gameplay Contra Rebirth 'Area 1 Boss' gameplay Contra Rebirth 'Area 2' gameplay Contra Rebirth 'Area 2 Boss' gameplay Wouldn't it be great to have some other Konami games get the ReBirth treatment?