Any chance we're gonna see a new Earthbound now?

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#1  Edited By jdw519

Seems like people have been clamoring for a new "Kid Icarus" game for awhile, and Nintendo has finally done it. Any chance Earthbound is finally gonna make it's way to the US? Both Kid Icarus and Ness were in the latest Super Smash Brothers so Nintendo knows fans like both properties, maybe this is just wishful thinking. 

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#2  Edited By captainzhao

It is wishful thinking. Itoi probably won't make a fourth. The least unlikely thing is a compilation of the Mother games, but there's not much chance of that getting out of Japan if it's ever made.

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#3  Edited By xyzygy

I don't know why they won't just release a compilation. God I want to play those games.

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#4  Edited By Diamond

Mother 3 took almost 10 years to create and they never even released it in the US.  No, there's no chance of another Earthbound at all.
 
On the plus side Mother 3 has an English translation and is an amazing game, so play that.

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#5  Edited By CaptainTightPants

Compilation on the DS would be great.

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#6  Edited By nukesniper

I doubt it. I thought we had a better chance when Smash Bros had Lucas in it. Marth and Roy in Smash got their versions of Fire Emblem into the US, but we never got Mother 3.  
 
I hope we get Mother 1 and Mother 3 at some point, but I highly doubt it at this point.

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#7  Edited By auspiciousqueue

We will get one when there is world peace, they discover Atlantis, they make a new Chrono game and when leprechauns ride unicorns. I'm waiting for this day.

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