Category Archives: Virtual Console
Thu, Aug 29, 2013 | 19:48 BST
Nintendo has posted its download offerings for North America and starting today on the eShop, you can pick up Pokémon Rumble U, Wario Land 3, The Legend of Zelda and more. Full update is below.
Mon, Aug 26, 2013 | 10:41 BST
Nintendo has published its weekly eShop update on Wii U and 3DS. Rayman Legends and the original Zelda title lead the week.
Thu, Aug 22, 2013 | 14:09 BST
Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with various titles in the Street Fighter 2 series, Ninja Gaiden 2: The Dark Sword of Chaos, and more. Plus, there’s a Ubisoft sale going on as well which ends August 27.
Thu, Aug 15, 2013 | 22:17 BST
New things you can buy digitally on Nintendo platforms in North America — Galaga and Donkey Kong, others
If you’re among the folks who like to buy things through Nintendo’s various digital distribution platforms, then you’ve come to the right place, because we are going to tell you what is new on all of them this week if you live on the North American continent. And it all starts with something very old: Galaga.
Mon, Aug 12, 2013 | 09:32 BST
Nintendo has published its weekly list of new eShop downloads for Wii U and 3DS. Pokémon Rumble U is this week’s star attraction, along with DuckTales: Remastered and the usual Virtual Console and indie goodies.
Thu, Aug 08, 2013 | 17:09 BST
Nintendo Downloads North America: Romance of the Three Kingdoms 4: Wall of Fire, SteamWorld Dig, more
Romance of the Three Kingdoms 4: Wall of Fire, Spin The Bottle: Bumpie’s Party, and SteamWorld Dig arrive on the Nintendo eShop in North America today, but there’s more to be had as well: come Sunday, August 11 you can download Mario & Luigi: Dream Team and the following Tuesday, August 13, you can download DuckTales: Remastered on Wii U.
Head below for the full North American update.
Thu, Aug 01, 2013 | 14:11 BST
Nintendo has announced its line-up for the North American end of the eShop, and Pikmin 3 is the the big ticket item come August 4. But there’s more to be had, like Cloudberry Kingdom and Kirby’s Dream Land 2, and the arrival of Hulu Plus, so head below for the full update.
Thu, Jul 25, 2013 | 14:04 BST
Nintendo has updated its eShop offerings for North America with Kid Icarus for Wii U Virtual Console and Chain Blaster for 3DS. The aforementioned is also available in demo form. For 3DS you can grab Angler’s Club: Ultimate Bass Fishing, PICROSS e2, and Cute Witch! Runner which is also available for DSiWare.
Tue, Jul 23, 2013 | 09:42 BST
Nintendo releases SNES classic EarthBound on Wii U Virtual Console last week, answering the prayers of many fans out there, but it came with an inflated price-tag. The company has now attempted to explain the hike.
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 15:50 BST
Mega Man 2-5 will be released in the US and Europe through 3DS Virtual Console, according to an announcement from Capcom. On top of this, Mega Man Xtreme 1 and 2 will also be released on 3DS. Dates were not announced for any of the titles, but the news of their impending additions was announced during Comic-Con as promised. If you are not familiar with the titles, Capcom Unity has more information for you.
Thu, Jul 18, 2013 | 22:13 BST
Nintendo has updated its eShop offerings for North America. You already know about Earthbound, but there’s also Shantae for 3DS Virtual Console; The Dempa Men 2: Beyond the Waves demo for 3DS; Puddle on sale for $4.49 through Wii U; Attack of the Friday Monsters: A Tokyo Tale on 3DS, Robot Rescue 3D for 3DS; and Undead Bowling full game and demo for 3DS. You can also expect The Smurfs 2 to land on Wii U July 23.
Thu, Jul 18, 2013 | 22:15 BST
Nintendo has announced that Earthbound (aka Mother 2) will be available through Wii U Virtual Console for $10 today, around 5pm. The game was originally released in 1995 for SNES and is the first digital release of the game in North America. Nintendo announced its availability through a short Nintendo Direct it failed to advertise this morning – which can be watched below.
Thu, Jul 11, 2013 | 17:01 BST
Nintendo has updated the North American end of its eShop with Virtual Console titles Super Mario Bros 2 for 3DS and Metroid for Wii U. Other goodies have been added, or are scheduled to be added, by July 16, so head below for more information in which to plan ahead with.
Thu, Jul 11, 2013 | 06:17 BST
WayForward Technologies’ original Shantae game finally makes the leap to 3DS next week.
Mon, Jul 01, 2013 | 10:43 BST
Nintendo has released its weekly eShop update for Wii U and 3DS. SNES classic Pilotwings is soaring on to Wii U Virtual Console, while the 3DS gets a retail release of mega-crossover Project X Zone, as well as Sega classic Sonic Drift 2.
Thu, Jun 27, 2013 | 14:14 BST
Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with Splelunker, and Sonic The Hedgehog 2 for 3DS Virtual Console. There a demo for Project X Zone as well. Hit up the break for your full update.
Tue, Jun 25, 2013 | 13:02 BST
Nintendo has published its weekly eShop updates for Europe. Among the new offerings this week are Game & Wario, the Game Gear edition of Sonic the Hedgehog 2 and NES classic Balloon Fight.
Thu, Jun 20, 2013 | 14:36 BST
A rather nice Nintendo update has been released for North America, with the arrival of New Super Luigi U on the eShop, and fro now until June 25 you can expect Game and Wario, Project X Zone, and LEGO Legends of Chima to land on the service. Get the update in full below.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 17:23 BST
Nintendo has updated the eShop offerings for North America with Mighty Switch Force! 2 and Big Bass Arcade: No Limit available for 3DS. Mutant Mudds Deluxe is available for Wii U, and for 3DS virtual Console, you can grab Sonic the Hedgehog.
Tue, Jun 11, 2013 | 18:14 BST
Nintendo held an E3-centric Nintendo Direct presentation today where the firm announced the new Smash Bros, showed off the new 3D Mario, and revealed a new look for Bayonetta.