Lack of US releases

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Oct 24, 2007

Lack of US releases by xbandaidx at 4:10 PM (1,464 Views / 0 Likes) 11 replies

  1. xbandaidx
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    Anyone else notice the huge lack of US releases these days? Anyone know what the deal is? It seems like only first party get any love. Times like these I wish I had that LG drive.
     
  2. BoneMonkey

    Banned BoneMonkey The cheese stash is a lie.

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  3. xbandaidx
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    Well I mean like lack of releases online, not the store. I should clarify that part.

    Yes, Nintendo...what can I say
     
  4. NiGHtS

    Member NiGHtS GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Well actually there have been a few good ones in the past week:

    Guilty Gear, Table tennis, Zack and Wiki and Naruto.

    Except 2 of those havn't been dumped yet.
     
  5. Hadrian

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    Dunno what you are talking about, theres plenty to go around!

    Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock
    Battalion Wars 2
    Manhunt 2
    Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn
    Complete Lego Star Wars
    Mario & Sonic at the Olympics
    Zack & Wiki: Quest for Barbaros' Treasure
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    Puzzle Quest
    Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles
    Soulcalibur Legends
    Rayman Raving Rabbids 2
    Link's Crossbow Training
    NitroBike
    Ghost Squad
    Trauma Center: New Blood
    Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30
    NiGHTS: Journey of Dreams

    Not enough for you? I guess you didn't have a GC as THAT had the game droughts. You guys are never happy.
     
  6. jumpman17

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    Just give it a few more weeks. Then there will be too much.

    EDIT: Oh, online. Nevermind.
     
  7. xbandaidx
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    Yeah sorry about that, I forgot to put "released online" in the OP. There are a quite a few missing, and it seems kind of weird when you have a PAL release coming out before the US one, and the pal one was released how many days later.
     
  8. Hadrian

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    Oh to mean dumped right?

    The Euro scene (DS & Wii) seems to be getting better while the US groups seem to be dumping them a bit later than before, perhaps they're being more cautious? Although most will, we can't really complain as well its piracy really. Only way you can get these games is well going into a store and risking money on a game that might suck ass.

    I wish Nintendo would do demo discs.

    Cue BoneMonkey and his damning on us piraters [​IMG]
     
  9. BoneMonkey

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    PIRACY IS WRONG YOU SEA MONKIES !
     
  10. adgloride

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    If your thinking the US get a bad deal with US games, you should try living in europe. We don't get metroid prime 3 until this Friday. The US got trauma center at release date, we were waiting around 9 months for it.
     
  11. Hadrian

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    Spare a thought for Australia. They're still waiting for Big Brain Academy: Wii Degree!
     
  12. shineget

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    Seems at the moment the wii scene isn't as comeptitive as others, especially the dvd scene. So there's not really much of a race, things just get pre'd whenever.

    you know that if the mario demo was a anticipated dvd it would already be all over the internet. just the state of things at the moment i guess.

    but everything does get pre'd eventually, so we'll just have to wait it out. zack and wiki only got released today (shipped yesterday) so it should be upped sometime tonight or tomorrow.
     

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