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Chasing Aurora  



Chasing Aurora confirmed as a Wii U launch title


10:30 PM on 11.16.2012
Chasing Aurora confirmed as a Wii U launch title photo



If you can find enough warm bodies to play Chasing Aurora with you, that's something I would recommend doing. The multiplayer action title will be out in time for the Wii U's launch on November 18 via the Nintendo eShop.

At $14.99, the game is a bit steeper in price than what I was expecting. It's made up of a time-based single-player component and three multiplayer modes which play off of classic children's games, so mileage will probably vary quite a bit depending on what type of players you and your friends are.

For those curious, footage of the single-player and one of the modes, Freeze Tag, can be found below. Jonathan Holmes says Chasing Aurora reminds him of the original NiGHTS, so perhaps that will pique your interest.

Trail Challenge

Freeze Tag








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12:30 PM on 11.21.2012
Review: Chasing Aurora

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11:45 AM on 09.03.2012
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11:05 AM on 06.04.2012
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