Originally posted by Joystiq NintendoFrom December 24, 2009, until January 6, 2010, select Sega VC titles will be reduced to 500 Wii Points each. Titles getting the 40% off treatment include such Genesis classics as ToeJam & Earl, Sonic the Hedgehog, Sonic 2, Sonic 3, Gunstar Heroes, Puyo Puyo 2, Golden Axe, Shining Force and Streets of Rage. Also, for the lump of coal types, Sega has discounted the "admit it, it stinks" brawler, Altered Beast.
VC/WW North America (Monday) - Ninja Gaiden (arcade, 600 points) - Super Smash Bros. (N64, 1,000 points) - Eco Shooter: Plant 530 (WW, 1,000 points) - Happy Holidays Christmas (WW, 500 points) - Pallurikio (WW, 1,000 points) - TV Show King 2 (800 points)
Retail North America (Tuesday) - Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: The Crystal Bearers - Guitar Hero: Van Halen - Playmobil: Circus
Rock Band DLC (Tuesday; 200 points each) - Weezer: "Beverly Hills" - Weezer: "Let It All Hang Out" - Weezer: "(If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To" - Limp Bizkit: "Build a Bridge" - The Offspring: "A Lot Like Me" - Yellowcard: "Ocean Avenue"
Guitar Hero DLC (Tuesday; 200 points each except where noted) - Steve Ouimette: "Hark The Herald Angels Sing" (free!) - Taylor Swift: "Our Song" - Maroon 5: "Harder to Breathe" - No Doubt: "New"
VC/WW Japan (Tuesday) - Famicom Detective Club Part 2: The Girl Standing in the Back (Famicom, 1 player, 500 points) - Gradius 2 (MSX, 1 player, 800 points) - Majou Densetsu (MSX, 1 player, 800 points) - Othello (WW, 1-2 players, 500 points) - School of Darkness (WW, 1 player, 1,000 points) - LostWinds: Winter of the Melodias (WW, 1-2 players, 1,000 points) - Phalanx (WW, 1 player, 500 points)
They can't seriously expect people to shell out $15 for this? Especially with Modern Warfare 2 within arms' reach. Hell, if you're desperate for World War II, there are worse options than World At War, which has got to be dirt cheap by now.