Many Nintendo fans were clamoring for the return of Kid Icarus when Pit was revealed as a playable character in Super Smash Bros. Brawl, and there have been many reports about a cancelled game for Wii, but details were scarce until now. Thankfully, Unseen64 is at it again, uncovering details of the games that might have been.

In this case, it turns out that Star Wars: Rogue Squadron developer Factor 5 was tapped by Nintendo to revive Kid Icarus on Wii. Ignoring Nintendo's request that Pit be represented in a similar fashion to his Brawl character model, Factor 5 pitched a dark, mature take on the series simply dubbed "Icarus" that featured an adult Pit. You can catch all the details by clicking above!

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