THAT HIDDEN GEM!!! The Nintendo Wii was a strange console, with experimental motion controls, lots of controllers, and a varied library of games. Red Steel 2 was amazing. The Konami Rebirth series on wiiware was fantastic: Contra, Castlevania and Gradius, I believe. Parrot Anafi Thermal FLIR Drone Launch, Revisiting Little King's Story (2009) on Nintendo Wii [Part 2], The Biggest Samsung TVs I've Ever Seen! 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The thing is the most popular console will always have crap and people to buy the crap. Thank everyone for the suggestions. Or if they do recognize a great game on the wii they usually say "This game should be on the 360/ps3!". I don't own a wii. I agree with the good games for Wii being released and people wanting them as ports, very annoying. It seems like you could make a game about unrolling toilet roll like a kitten on the Wii, as long as it used the Wii-mote controller, therefore it gets considered as a game, Nintendo wouldn't complain. Ouch! A remake of the 1989 NES game of the same title, this gorgeous, hand-drawn puzzle platform game features an adorable team that anyone can get behind. Ouch! The classic mechanics from the earlier releases is retained, but the Wii gives it new life with great visuals and detailed animations. More underrated games: One thing for Batfans to keep in mind: Batman: The Brave and the Bold – The Videogame is as tongue-in-cheek as its narrative namesake. Muramasa the Demon Blade was a well done game. Fragile Dreams is an immensely ambitious game, and tells a powerful, emotional and involving story of a young boy traveling through the ruins of post apocalyptic Tokyo. Lots and lots of puzzle filled dungeons with a Majora's Mask style time constraint where your greatest tool is a long chain. For those looking to roll around in a fun and challenging title I’d recommend Kororinpa, which matches similar ball rolling mechanics with charming music and cute animal marbles. Which was the whole basis of my original comment. 01/03/2015 at 05:36. Battle Grids boasts 3 distinct modes: Story Mode, Championship Mode, and the "Grid Games" — a collection of game modes from Tron lore, including the Light Cycle Arena, Light Cycle Races, Disc Arena, Light Runner Arena, Light Runner Races, HyperBall, and Tanks. I've found Okami and Fragile Dreams. I love it! Keep them coming! I'm gonna have to pass on that one. I think it's extensive library of shitty games made it tough to run into a well-made, lesser known title. Here you'll find a more comedic and lighthearted Dark Knight than the one fans of Batman: The Animated Series may remember. "Cave Story" is a good example of such a game. "Cave Story" is a good example of such a game. By admin But MadWorld's combination of cartoon action and irreverent humor seemed to diffuse the game's questionable appetite for violence. There are tons, but i'll throw out a few names just to motivate a bit. Could any list of underrated Nintendo games be complete without a Fire Emblem entry? Before the Wii had fully ran its course, Nintendo left us with a set of three action RPGs aimed at proper gamers, presumably as an apology for the years of shovelware releases we all had to endure. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. A devil may cry action like FPS with motion controls that controlled like a dream. The sequel to to the DS game, known as Trace Memory in America. Wii Hidden Gems? Dracula's Cave is reader supported. Usually, when you get a new-to-you console, you can usually find or remember the major games to check out. With an epic cast of supporting characters voiced by your favorite actors from the show, a killer soundtrack from chiptune wizard Jake Kaufman & Co., and a belt full of Batman's trademark gadgets at your fingertips, The Brave and the Bold takes its place as one of the more lustrous entries in the Wii's extensive library. Thank everyone for the suggestions. Sure, the story has its flaws, but for the most part it succeeds at taking the platforming/exploration hybrid that made the 2D classics so great and translating  these ideas into a 3D game. Sure, Pandora’s Tower didn’t receive the same critical praise as its friends, but it’s still an excellent and unique game. Enter: A Boy and His Blob in autumn of 2009 from WayForward Technologies and Majesco Entertainment, a "re-imagining" of the 1989 NES original (A Boy and His Blob: Trouble on Blobolonia) and an unsung hero from the Wii's deep catalogue of hits. Thing is a lot of rubbish, un-innovational games are getting praise on Wii, with absolutely no focus on art design (not graphics, art), you just have to look on the shelves for what sells, some just get rushed out and because it plays like say, 'Wii Sports' (I'm talking halfassed clones here, not the innovator) it sells. Point is the most popular console will always have "casuals" buying games that are well below par (movie tie in games for example). I mean i never bought "DOA beach volleyball" on the ps2 but im sure many people did. It should come as no surprise, then, to see this lineage reclaim some prominence in Nintendo's latter-day lifecycle. Genres that I like are, Survival Horror, Platforming, Adventure, and etc. The ps1, nes, mega drive all would have, people now just like to blame the wii like it's something new. Radiant Dawn was a great game and one of the main reasons why I got a Wii. Point in case: Tron Evolution: Battle Grids, a deceptively simple and effortlessly fun action adventure game from Disney Interactive Studios and developer n-Space. Associated Content: Many people are quick to say that the Wii has no games, but I say that they just aren't looking hard enough. Quite frankly it's because so many utter half assed sh**e sells on the Wii and if you look it does, you can't deny that. It was also the end of an eight year hiatus, following on from Wario Land 4 back in 2001. 10 Hidden Gems On The Nintendo Wii. Unfortunately rusted man almost every great game on the wii is "hidden" to many people on this site that "claim" there are no good games on the wii. Add in some challenge levels based on Kirby’s Return to Dreamland, and a really cool interactive timeline, and the result is a package that feels more alluring than simply a set of Virtual Console games. - Page 3. The Nintendo Wii is known for shovelware and waggle controls. The Wii had a couple of Super Monkey Ball games although they weren’t great. Heres a hint, kids play consoles (like 5 year old kids) and what games are there parents going to buy them...GTA??? Is Klonoa on Wii underrated? Metal Slug Anthology features the 5 Metal Slug titles originally released for the Neo-Geo, as well as the remastered Metal Slug X and Metal Slug 6 (originally released on the Sammy Atomiswave arcade system).