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  • 2008: Iron Man is released in America for the Wii and Nintendo DS. It is based off of the move of the same name and was critically panned.

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  • 2009: Punch-Out!! for Wii is released in America. It was the first time a new entry in the series has been released in years and was headed by Next Level Games, the Canadian team behind the Mario Strikers series.

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  • 1992: Metroid II: Return of Samus is released for the Game Boy in Europe. The game was the first game in the series to appear on a handheld.
  • 2003: WarioWare is released for the Game Boy Advance in America. It introduced to the world fast paced microgames that starred none other than Wario, which gave him a distinct identity beyond just being the evil counterpart of Mario.
  • 2007: Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest is released on the Virtual Console in the USA.

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  • 2008: Donkey Kong Country is released on the Virtual Console in Korea.
  • 2009: The Munchables is released on the Wii in America. It's described by people as a mixture of Pac-Man and Katamari, and is surprisingly or not made by Namco Bandai - the owner of both franchises.

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