Pirated video games in the Philippines is certainly nothing new -- we remember seeing counterfeit Famicom
carts being sold there back in the day -- but its ubiquity in the Southeast Asian country is startling. GameOPS'
John Phillips Bengero sent us some pictures to illustrate just how dire the DS and GBA bootlegging
situation is. Far from being confined to Manila's seedier markets, these shots were taken at a recently opened Toys "R" Us branch in TriNoma mall! Bring a pocket full of pesos past the post break for the photos.
Only one of these four games is worth owning!
A ten in one bundle?!
Exchange rate: $1.00 US Dollars = P46.72 Philippine Peso.
Wonderful! Dogz and Crazy Frog!