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Submitted by jjdoyle 1320d ago | news

EarthBound’s Specific Legal Issues

"A few years ago I made a post explaining that legal issues were the cause of why EarthBound isn’t on the Virtual Console (see here). The quick summary is that NOA wanted to make some changes to the game to avoid legal issues, but NCL didn’t want to make those changes.

At the time I made the post, I was asked by our source not to mention specifics. After some prodding recently, though, I was finally given the OK to list the specific issues, which are:", writes EarthBoundCentral. (Earthbound, Wii)

jjdoyle  +   1320d ago
just release it alreadys!
RmanX1000  +   1320d ago
*sigh* Nintendo, i can guarentee you'll make plenty of money if you release it. Just change the THREE SONGS that are causing the issue.
CanadianTurtle  +   1319d ago
One thing that always bugs me is that they have the nerve to release crap shovelware, but not releasing this game? Yea, genius move at the Nintendo marketing division....

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