'Klonoa' Confirmed For North America!

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  1. War
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    'Klonoa' Confirmed For North America!
    'Klonoa: Door to Phantomille' localized
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    Namco Bandai has recently confirmed that their "Wii-make" of the PS1 title 'Klonoa: Door to Phantomille' will be coming to North America simply under the name 'Klonoa'. A release date wasn't announced, but they said it will be included in their 2009 line-up.

    'Klonoa' will feature updated graphics, a boss rush mode, and reverse stages.

    Below are some comparison screens between the PS1 and Wii versions:

    Comparisons (big images):

    [​IMG] Source
     
  2. kevenka

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    Looks kind of like kindom hearts no?
     
  3. Noitora

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    Woah, amesome!
    I really didn't expect it to reach NA.
     
  4. Pikachu025

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    Awesome!
     
  5. Psyfira

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    I loved this series on the GBA. [​IMG] Didn't realise it was on any other platforms until last month when I picked up the PS2 one on Amazon, glad to hear they're still making them. (okay so I don't own a Wii, but what the hey)
     
  6. The Teej

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    Oooh!! I've heard good things about this series, so I may have to pick this up. I never owned a Playstation 1, so giving some of these classics a current gen remake is fine by me [​IMG]
     
  7. MisterOhm

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    ...I just bought the Japanese import.

    FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF
     
  8. Pizzaroo

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    Wewt, I loved playing 1+2 on my PS2. Graphics don't look like they have that sexy shading Klonoa 2 has :{
     
  9. wilddenim

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    I loved the Playstation One game! And loved the GBA series too. Glad to see a remake for Wii. I, for one, will be certainly playing the game when it comes out.
     
  10. azoreseuropa

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    I always knew it would come to NA because I just knew! I can't wait. They are going for Klonoa 2 too in the work and guess what ? The next sequel.. yes, the 3rd. They are reconsider about it in Japain.
     
  11. rashef

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    Wow, it looks awesome, and it's a game/series i've still yet to play...
    I hope it'll reach Europe ...
     
  12. jalaneme

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    looking forward to it, i played the ps2 Klonoa on a demo and that's about it, it never really sucked me in, will give this a go when it's released though.
     
  13. Upperleft

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    Yaaaay~ Klonoa =D
    oh THANKS GOODNESS they didn't choose the "American" Klonoa ..thing :|
     
  14. Extreme Coder

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    As soon as I saw this, I remembered Upperleft and his avatar [​IMG]

    I love Klonoa as well, here's hoping they don't mess this remake up.
     
  15. jesterscourt

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    I hope this doesn't fare as badly as the Nights game.
     
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