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Nintendo Download: Jaffar edition

12:00 PM on 09.06.2012 // Chris Carter

Ok, so I'm not being completely upfront here: this Nintendo Download has nothing to do with Disney's Jafar (one "f!"), the evil vizier from what may be the best animated film of all time. This week actually features Jaffar, the original evil video game vizier from Prince of Persia, which is hitting the Wii Virtual Console (on the SNES no less; my favorite version!)

The full line-up features Balloon Pop Remix (eShop, $7.99), Heyawake (eShop, $7.99), Crazy Hunter (DSiWare, 500 Points), and Prince of Persia (Wii VC, 800 Points).

Out of all these, I highly recommend Prince of Persia, but Balloon Pop Remix doesn't look too shabby either. If you're curious as to how fun popping balloons can be, try and check out Balloon Pop Festival, which is already on WiiWare.

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