Bio Miracle Bokutte Upa is coming for US Virtual Console

If you had not heard of the game Bio Miracle Bokutte Upa before don’t feel bad. It is a platformer for the Famicom Disc System which has never seen a release outside of Japan. It stars a baby with a rattle, which probably would not have appealed to anyone in the US anyway, however it is a classic platformer so we should at least care right? Bad news is while the game might have been announced for a release on the US Virtual Console, there is absolutely no word on when the game will actually appear on the service for download. 

Alex Kidd in Miracle World was also rated by the ESRB along with Bio Miracle Bokutte Upa as a future release for the Virtual Console as well.


The Ultimate book for Mega Man fans has arrived

Like Mega Man? you MUST by this!

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So you call yourself a MegaMan/Rockman fan? well then this is the perfect book for you! This import book titled ‘R20 Rockman and Rockman X Official Complete Works’ was just released and contains 336 pages of over 3000 illustrations, info, and interviews from the Megaman and Megaman X series! It looks beautiful to me, and would go perfect in any platformers collection, so order now! More pictures available after the jump.

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Doraemon: Nobita and the Green Giant, the must own Import DS title

Doraemon is a HUGE hit in japan which originated as a manga and then had its own television show which ended and was later brought back. Doraemon has never seen the light of day in America, however that will change when the new feature length film “Doraemon: Nobita and the Green Giant” is slated to hit the US in December 2008. To go along with the films release in Japan they are releasing this awesome platforming game to go along with it. Chances are if the film is eventually coming to America the game will probably be released here too, but you never know. After watching the video trailer provided I’m sure you would want to just pre-order and get the game anyway. The animation is excellent and the colors are vibrant, one of the best looking DS games yet.Read on to see the excellent video. Continue reading