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Final Fight 3, Metal Gear headline Japanese Virtual Console lineup next month


Metal Gear kept Japanese Wii owners waiting last month, as publisher D4 Enterprises missed the game's announced November release window. The tactical espionage action progenitor has snuck into December's lineup, along with another November refugee, Yie Ar Koutei no Gyakushuu.

December will also see the arrival of Final Fight 3 for SNES, which features Guy and Haggar along with two new characters, all doing what they do best: punching people, eating garbage, and destroying lots of barrels. Of course, no Virtual Console schedule is complete without shmups, and December will see two: Ordyne, an adorable side-scroller from Namco, and Zaxxon, a classic Sega shooter with a confusing perspective. See the list after the break.

[Via Andriasang]


  • Famicom Tantei Series Part II: Ushiro ni Tatsu Shojo
Super Famicom:
  • Final Fight Tough
Neo Geo:
  • The King of Fighters '95
  • Metal Gear
  • Yie Ar Koutei no Gyakushuu
  • Ordyne
  • Rompers
  • Zaxxon

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