Wired Hands-On: Gradius Rebirth, More Old-School WiiWare

Wired writes: "Three is a trend, right? So between Mega Man 9 and Gradius Rebirth, all we need is one more pixelated, faux-retro update in a classic game series to hit WiiWare before we can write a trend story about it.

In the meantime, Konami has just released Gradius Rebirth onto WiiWare in Japan, a $10 downloadable title that looks like a Super Nintendo game but is in actual fact a new production. Anybody who's ever sat in front of their tube television for hours on end blasting tiny aliens in the Vic Viper will be instantly transported back to a version of 1993 that never actually happened."

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