[Essentials] WiiWare

Discussion in 'Wii - Console and Game Discussions' started by Hadrian, Jun 30, 2008.

  1. Hadrian

    Hadrian Better than Craigslist

    Former Staff
    Oct 12, 2004
    Same as the other Essentials threads. Vote for the games that you feel people should buy.

    Please only vote for the ones you've ACTUALLY played on WiiWare and if a game is split into episodes like Strong Bad, Monkey Island etc then name the episode.

    Essential: 10+

    [41] World of Goo (33+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1)
    [33] LostWinds (31+1+1)
    [30] Mega Man 9 (26+1+1+1+1)
    [21] Defend Your Castle (17+1+1+1+1)
    [19] Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles: My Life As A King (16+1+1+1)
    [16] Dr. Mario & Germ Buster / Dr. Mario Online RX (14+1+1)
    [15] Toki Tori (14+1)
    [13] Bomberman Blast (11+1+1)

    Noteworthy 3+

    [9] Swords & Soldiers (3+1+1+1+1+1+1)
    [9] Tetris Party (7+1+1)
    [8] Strong Bad's Cool Game For Attractive People: Episode One - Homestar Ruiner (7+1)
    [8] NyxQuest: kindred spirits (formerly known as Icarian) (1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1)
    [7] Bit.Trip Beat (renamed from Bit.BeatTrip) (1+1+1+1+1+1+1)
    [6] Onslaught (2+1+1+1+1)
    [5] TV Game Show King
    [5] Strong Bad's Cool Game For Attractive People: Episode Two- Strong Badia & The Free (4+1)
    [4] Star Soldier R
    [4] LIT (3+1)
    [3] Gradius Rebirth
    [3] Pop
    [3] Space Invaders - Get Even
    [3] Art Style: Cubello
    [3] Art Style: Orbient
    [3] Gyrostarr
    [3] Wild West Guns (2+1)
    [3] Contra ReBirth (2+1)
    [3] Art Style: Rotohex (1+1+1)
    [3] Driift mania (0+1+1+1)
    [3] Bit.Trip Core (0+1+1+1)

    Others: 1->2

    [2] Magnetica Twist / Actionloop Twist
    [2] MaBoShi: The Three Shape Arcade
    [2] My Pokemon Ranch
    [2] (Ransen) Melee! Pokemon Scramble (1+1)
    [2] Final Fantasy crystal defenders R1 (0+1+1)
    [2] TV show king (0+1+1)
    [2] FFCC: My life as a darklord (0+1+1)
    [2] Excite bike world rally (0+1+1)
    [1] Block Breaker Deluxe
    [1] Yakuman
    [1] VIP Casino
    [1] Midnight Pool
    [1] Alien Crush Returns
    [1] Midnight Bowling
    [1] Pirates - Key to Dreams
    [1] Niki - Rock 'n' Ball
    [1] High Voltage: Hot Rod Show
    [1] Bonsai Barber
    [1] Poles Big Adventure
    [1] Overturn
    [1] Final Fantasy IV: The After years (0+1)
    [1] Final Fantasy crystal defenders R2 (0+1)
    [1] Brain challenge (0+1)
    [1] fun fun minigolf (0+1)
    [1] Starfire R (0+1)
    [1] Strong Bad's Cool Game For Attractive People: Episode 3: Baddest of the Bands (0+1)
    [1] Strong Bad's Cool Game For Attractive People: Episode 4: Dangeresque 3: the criminal projective (0+1)
    [1] Strong Bad's Cool Game For Attractive People: Episode 5: 8-bits is enough (0+1)
    [1] Tales of Monkey Island: chapter 1 (0+1)

    Games are not restricted to what's listed here, feel free to vote for others.

    Virtual Console Essentials
    Wii Essentials
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  2. cosmo2389

    cosmo2389 GBAtemp Fan

    Apr 1, 2008
    United States
    United States
    Defend Your Castle

    I really like those two! They are the only two I have played so far!
  3. Dylaan

    Dylaan GBAtemp Fan

    Jul 5, 2007
    LostWinds +1
  4. Hadrian

    Hadrian Better than Craigslist

    Former Staff
    Oct 12, 2004
    List updated.

    Can some sexy mod pin this?
  5. Orc

    Orc ‎(ღ˘⌣˘ღ)

    Feb 10, 2006
    Hong Kong
    + Defend Your Castle
    + TokiTori

    I'd +Yakuman but I'm the only one who likes that.
  6. Eternal Myst

    Eternal Myst Back from the Myst.

    May 2, 2008
    United States
    I have a bomb alallalallala
    defend your castle+1
  7. sanoblue

    sanoblue The Fuzzy Blue Woof!

    Aug 4, 2007
    United States
    North Carolina
    TV king is fun when drunk with friends lol
  8. lagman

    lagman I wish I was green.

    Former Staff
    Nov 5, 2003
    Me, To You
    +1 for Dr. Mario Online RX
  9. Hadrian

    Hadrian Better than Craigslist

    Former Staff
    Oct 12, 2004
    And again its updated.
  10. ~De arimasu

    ~De arimasu GBAtemp Regular

    Apr 30, 2008
    Defend Your Castle
    Dr. Mario & Germ Buster
    Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life As A King
    Toki Tori

    They're the only games I ever play on my Wii now... Probably because I haven't bought a new Wii game in ages xD
  11. SpaceJump

    SpaceJump GBAtemp Psycho!

    Aug 18, 2005
    Dr. Mario
  12. R2DJ

    R2DJ GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    Jan 30, 2008
    My Life as a King
    Star Soldier R
  13. Schyzophrenic

    Schyzophrenic Member

    Nov 17, 2006
    I vote for LostWinds which is the only one worth the buy I think.

    Can't say for defend your castle though it's not out in France !! [​IMG]
  14. Defiance

    Defiance oh my god.. it's full of trading cards...

    Oct 7, 2007
    United States
    Is Wiimove coming out? lol
  15. Hadrian

    Hadrian Better than Craigslist

    Former Staff
    Oct 12, 2004
    Updated it.
  16. Gaisuto

    Gaisuto Lose 2 Levels.

    Former Staff
    Oct 27, 2002
    United States
    Palm Coast
    Defend Your Castle is the only one I've actually had real fun with so far.
  17. Elrinth

    Elrinth :Master beyond your imagination:

    Nov 6, 2002
    Megaman 9 even before it's out.
  18. GeekyGuy

    GeekyGuy Professional loafer

    Former Staff
    Jun 21, 2007
    United States
    Definitely another vote for LostWinds. This game is, bar none, the most relevant game on Wii, in my opinion. It's not just essential WiiWare, it's essential if you own a Wii, period. It ain't perfect, but to me, it really exemplifies what Wii is all about.

    +1 LostWinds
  19. Hadrian

    Hadrian Better than Craigslist

    Former Staff
    Oct 12, 2004
    I already added your vote from the other thread, I did say on the main page.
  20. Vater Unser

    Vater Unser GBAtemp Addict

    Oct 28, 2004
    Gambia, The
    Pen Island
    It's way too early for a WiiWare essentials topic...
    When there's only a handful of games to choose from, of which even less are even worth playing, who's surprised that extremely average games like Dr. Mario or Toki Tori make it to the top of the list?
    Most people don't seem to know the meaning of essential...And thanks to people voting for every fucking game they found halfway decent, the essential games lists are becoming a waste of time for people who are looking for truly essential games [​IMG]
    I enjoyed Dr. Mario, too, but I'm still reasonable enough to tell that it's not a game you may not miss under any circumstances...It's just fucking Dr. Mario, it's more of a gimmick than anything else, let alone an essential [​IMG]

    So, my only vote so far goes to:
    Lost Winds
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