Last week, Nintendo was kind enough to give us a heads up about how awesome they were, and that they'd be bringing Zelda II: The Adventure of Link (NES, 1 player, 500 Wii Points) to the Virtual Console today. Holding true to their promise, Zelda II marks the 100th game in the Wii Shop Channel. Thankfully, the game is not alone today.
Milon's Secret Castle (NES, 1 player, 500 Wii Points), ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron (Sega Genesis, 1-2 players, 800 Wii Points), and Dead Moon (TurboGrafx16, 1 player, 600 Wii Points) all can be found on Nintendo's totally awesome Shop Channel today.
Of all of these titles, Hudson Soft's Milon's Secret Castle stands out, if only because it's a game that drove me to the brink of insanity as a child. If my memory serves me, this bubble-blowing musical adventure was excrutiatingly difficult. With one life and virtually nowhere to save (or continue from), this game is likely responsible for many broken NES Advantage controllers. That said, if you're truly hardcore (and you are, right?), Milon's Secret Castle should be a breeze.
Press release (with full game descriptions) after the jump.
Wii-kly Update: Four New Classic Games Mark Wii Shop Channel Milestone
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