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EarthBound is the American title for MOTHER 2, which is the only game in the series that came to the states. MOTHER (NES) and MOTHER 3 (Game Boy Advanced) are the other two games in the series. MOTHER 2/EarthBound was for the SNES, but is now incredibly difficult to find due to legal issues.

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Is Earthbound zero a real game?

Yes, in a way. The Western 'Earthbound' game was 'Mother 2' in Japan, making the original 'Mother' game 'Earthbound 0'.

What is Mother 2 in relation to Earthbound?

Mother 2 is the Japenese version, and EarthBound is the American version. Honestly, EarthBound is cleaner, because Nintendo of America removed some things that were in Mother 2, including a naked scene!

Is there a earthbound where lucas and nessi met?

Ness and Lucas only met in Super Smash Bros. Brawl. Ness is in Earthbound/Mother 2 and Lucus is in Mother 3.

Which game is lucas from?

Lucas is from Earthbound. The main character in Earthbound is Ness

Is there going to be another Earthbound game?

Itoi (the creator) said hes gonna quit with the mother(EarthBound) series. so probably no.

Do lucas have a girlfriend in earthbound?

1) Lucas is not from EarthBound, but from it's sequel, MOTHER 3. 2) No, he does not, though he is sometimes shipped with the character Kumatora.

What game is Ness from Nintendo in?

Well ness is from earthbound and mother 3

What console is Earthbound on?

Earthbound is on Nintendo's Super Nintendo Entertainment System. It is also on the Gameboy Advance as a compilation of Earthbound and the previous game Mother(Japan only). The Gameboy Advance game titled Mother 1+2 was only released in Japan and has all Japanese text. (Go for the SNES version.)

Who is pk kid?

probably lucas or ness from earthbound or mother 1,2,and 3.

Is Earthbound 64 in Canada?

Earthbound 64 is a cancel game. It was remade as Mother 3 for the Game Boy Advance in Japan only. There is a fan translation of that game at

Is earthbound zero for nes or gba emulator?

Yes, EarthBound Zero (or Mother) is available in English. Hopefully this YouTube video will help you:

What is Earthbound?

Earthbound is the second game in the Mother seires comprised of Earthbound Zero, Earthbound, and Earthbound II (Mother, Mother II, and Mother III in Japan) In the second title, a child named Ness and his neighbor Porky Minch go to examine a meteor that crashed near their town. When they find it, a bug with time travel powers named Buzz Buzz tells Ness that he must gather three others on a quest to save the world from being destroyed by Giygas. The main protagonist, Ness, has been featured in all the Super Smash Bros. games to date, and his home town of Onett became a stage in the second game, Smash Bros. Melee. His final smash is PK Starstorm, which was actually learned by Prince Poo in Earthbound