Category Archives: Virtual Console
Mon, May 20, 2013 | 11:23 BST
Nintendo has released details of its weekly eShop update on 3DS and Wii U. Kirby gets a pair of classic game ports, while Capcom launches its HD version of Resident Evil: Revelations.
Sat, May 18, 2013 | 18:41 BST
Nintendo Direct sessions for North America and Europe contained quite a bit of interesting information on the firm’s upcoming Wii U and 3DS titles for summer. During the event, the biggest take away was when Nintendo president Satoru Iwata announced that the next three Sonic titles to be released from SEGA will be exclusive to Nintendo systems.
Thu, May 16, 2013 | 15:25 BST
Nintendo will be hosting a Nintendo Direct presentation tomorrow, May 17, to provide updates on upcoming Wii and 3DS titles for summer. The firm will also discuss future Wii U titles for fall and onward in a Nintendo Direct before the start of E3 2013. It will take place in North America at 10am EST and in the UK at 3PM. We’ll tweet anything pertinent as usual, and provide a full report after both presentations finish.
Thu, May 16, 2013 | 15:57 BST
Nintendo has updated the North American end of its eShop and Virtual Console offerings with all sorts of goodies. Get updated below.
Mon, May 13, 2013 | 11:12 BST
Nintendo has revealed its weekly list of eShop downloads, starring a 30pm download of SNES classic Super Metroid, and Wii U Virtual Console ports of Super Mario Bros 2 and Super Ghouls n’ Ghosts.
Sat, May 11, 2013 | 20:07 BST
Thu, May 09, 2013 | 14:38 BST
Nintendo has updated its offerings for the North American eShop with Mario and Donkey Kong: Minis on the Move, a Wii U demo for Resident Evil Revelations, and couple Virtual Console titles. Full update is below.
Tue, May 07, 2013 | 10:45 BST
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars is one of four new Club Nintendo rewards hitting North America this month.
Mon, May 06, 2013 | 03:10 BST
The Australian Classification Board has rated the Wii U re-release of Earthbound, almost certainly foreshadowing a western release date announce for the classic RPG.
Thu, May 02, 2013 | 21:48 BST
Thu, May 02, 2013 | 22:04 BST
Nintendo has updated its eShop offerings for North America with all sorts of Virtual Console goodies such as Pac-Man, Balloon Fight, and Mega Man. There’s also items available for 3DS users, so head below for your full update.
Wed, May 01, 2013 | 12:54 BST
Kirby is getting a three-way of Wii U Virtual Console love next week in Japan. No word on either an American or European release mind you.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 20:59 BST
Earthbound creator Shigesato Itoi has splashed cold water on anyone’s hope that a fourth installment in the series will be released in the future.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 09:59 BST
Fri, Apr 26, 2013 | 12:34 BST
Nintendo will launch its Virtual Console game catalogue on Wii U across the UK tomorrow. The full roster of initial games has been revealed.
Thu, Apr 25, 2013 | 14:30 BST
Offerings through Nintendo’s North American eShop this week are a bit slim, so we’ll just get right to it. The promised Challenges mode is available for Rayman Legends on Wii U; Mega Man 4 us available through 3DS Virtual Console; SENGOKU has hit Virtual Console on Wii, Crazy Construction is available for 3DS, and Color Commando can be yours on both DSi through DSiWare and on 3DS.
Wed, Apr 24, 2013 | 18:11 BST
Nintendo has posted full-year profits of ¥7 billion for 2012, which is half of the company’s ¥14 billion projection. Regardless, this is an improvement over last year’s loss of ¥43.2 billion. The projection slump has been attributed to weak global sales of both Wii U and 3DS .
Tue, Apr 23, 2013 | 22:59 BST
A system software update brings a new Virtual Console service to Wii U this week, with eight titles to grace the US eShop initially.
Wed, Apr 17, 2013 | 21:37 BST
Nintendo has released quite a few screenshots for the titles it covered during its Nintendo Direct sessions this morning. Below the break you will find images of the following: Mario Golf: World Tour, Mario & Donkey Kong: Minis on the Move, Wii U Panorama View, Mario Party, New Super Luigi U, Pikmin 3 and Pikmin 3 box art, Yoshi’s Island, Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy, Mario & Luigi: Dream Team Bros., LEGO City Undercover: The Chase Begins, Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D, Bravely Default: Flying Fairy, Animal Crossing: New Leaf and its 3DS bundle, ad finally, the Shin Megami Tensei 4 special edition. Shots for the Link to the Past game along with a bevy of trailers, can be found through our Nintendo Direct report.
Mon, Apr 15, 2013 | 11:17 BST
Nintendo has published its weekly list of eShop downloads for Europe, with a full retail download of the superb Fire Emblem: Awakening leading the week. If you enjoyed Advance Wars you should just buy it, basically.