Metroid Prime 3 Videos In Shop Channel!

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Aug 10, 2007
  1. Da Foxx
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    Woot! [​IMG] Peace I'm out to try it! Do you think this is plot by Nintendo for you to update to 3.0? [​IMG]

    Edit: Not even a game.
     


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    Member legendofphil Phil no Densetsu

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    If its what I think it is, then its not a demo but 2 (currently) videos that stream over the Internet.
    I downloaded it this morning
     
  3. Da Foxx
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    Yeah, false alarm! V.V Got excited over nothing.
     
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    whaaaaaaaaaa? damnit and now that i got so worked up too. tricky ninty
     
  5. legendofphil

    Member legendofphil Phil no Densetsu

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    Hopefully this MP3 preview channel will get expanded, and there is no reason why it could be, and then there would be game trailers/gameplay videos on a dedicated channel.
     
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    You don't quite think about that when you read the mail haha! I've only thought about it when I found it wasn't a playable demo. [​IMG]
     
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    IGN had just made an article on the lack of hype for this game but it seems Nintendo is telling everyone with a Wii about this game...

    Looks like the only new things on the channel will be the movies on the 13th. Hopefully Nintendo starts using the Shop channel for demos though.
     
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    yeah i guess except i haven't read it yet lol i rarly use my wii unlesss there's a new game to play
     
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    Cant imagine the big N doing demo's that would be too interesting [​IMG]
     
  10. jesterscourt

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    Why couldn't they have a "demo" channel for the Wii? Sounds interesting.
     
  11. mike10

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    theres not enough space for Demos the flash drive only has 512mb
     
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    So um, delete stuff if you don't use it much. You can always redownload it if you want to play a demo/video later.
     
  13. jumpman17

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    Have you seen the size of demos anymore for the PC? They are usually about 700 MB for a 4 GB final game. The Wii just doesn't have the room for demos I'm afraid. Now if Nintendo would get off their butts and make some kind of external harddrive...
     
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    i dont have it for some reason

    i live in UK
     
  15. ImperialX

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    I don't have it either. [​IMG]
     
  16. AishunBao

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    Well, you know, the European release of Metroid Prime 3 doesn't come out until October 26th...
     
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    funny, nintendo could fit 5-6 gamecube demo's and 3-4 video's on a gamecube disk, yet u claim they would be 700mb like PC?


    remember PC demo's are bloated with junk these days, size isnt a excuse
    a 2gb game 7years ago, would have a 50mb demo
    2gb game now, well 500mb
     
  18. TaMs

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    Sounds interesting, I haven't got any mail but it's probably because i'm in europe. And yes they really should do different channel for free stuff like trailers and demos. Of course we would need harddrive or stuff.
     
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    you know that gamecube games are like 1.2gb unlike most pc games today which are 4gb right?

    also about the whole space issues get an sd card damnit i currentøy have a 4gb card in my wii it doesn't cost much you know
     
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    Yeah once SD Card support is added, demos should be possible.
     

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