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Nintendo America Reveals April’s Virtual Console Games

Nintendo of America has revealed which iconic games Nintendo fans can get their hands on this month on the Virtual Console. From today gamers can purchase Kirby & The Amazing Mirror and WarioWare, Inc.: Mega Microgame on the Wii U Virtual Console. You can see the full list, including dates, below.

April 3rd

  • Advance Wars ($7.99) – Wii U
  • Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga ($7.99) – Wii U
  • Metroid Fusion ($7.99) – Wii U

April 10th

  • Kirby & The Amazing Mirror ($6.99) – Wii U
  • WarioWare, Inc.: Mega Microgame$! ($6.99) – Wii U

April 17th

  • Super Mario Bros. 3 ($4.99) – 3DS/Wii U
  • F-Zero: Maximum Velocity ($6.99) – Wii U
  • Golden Sun ($7.99) – Wii U

April 24th

  • Yoshi’s Island: Super Mario Advance 3 ($7.99) – Wii U

Thanks, Aeolus


GBA Wii U VIrtual Console Games Include Original Scanned Paper Manuals

Chris Scullion from CVG has tweeted that the Gameboy Advance games on the Wii U Virtual Console all have original scanned paper manuals. Classics like Metroid Fusion, Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga, and Yoshi’s Island: Super Mario Advance 3 will all be available on the service.


Super Mario Bros 3 Coming To North America In Wii U’s Virtual Console GBA Line-Up

Nintendo of America has revealed Super Mario Bros. 3 will be available on the Wii U’s Virtual Console next month. As part of the Game Boy Advance games line-up, North American Wii U owners will finally be able to get their hands on the much-loved classic NES title. Super Mario Bros. 3 can be purchased for $4.99 on Wii U or 3DS when it releases on April 17.

Earlier today, Nintendo of Europe detailed the virtual console line-up with a snazzy trailer. All dates for Europe and North America are the same, but here’s a list of those all important price points.

April 3

  • Advance Wars - Wii U, $7.99
  • Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga - Wii U, $7.99
  • Metroid Fusion - Wii U, $7.99

April 10

  • Kirby & The Amazing Mirror - Wii U, $6.99
  • WarioWare, Inc.: Mega Microgame$! - Wii U, $6.99

April 17

  • Super Mario Bros. 3 - Wii U and Nintendo 3DS, $4.99
  • F-Zero: Maximum Velocity - Wii U, $6.99
  • Golden Sun - Wii U, $7.99

April 24

  • Yoshi’s Island: Super Mario Advance 3 - Wii U, $7.99

Super Mario Kart Coming To Wii U Virtual Console In Europe

The Super Nintendo classic Super Mario Kart will release on Nintendo eShop as a Wii U Virtual Console title on 27th March 2014. As part of a promotion to celebrate both this legendary title and Mario Kart 8, fans who purchase Super Mario Kart on Nintendo eShop from its release until 30th June 2014 can get a discount of £5.49 on Mario Kart 8 if they choose to purchase Mario Kart 8 on Nintendo eShop from the release of the game until 30th June 2014, providing the purchase takes place on the same Wii U console.


Namco GBA Games Listed For Wii U Virtual Console By Australian Classification Board

A listing on the Australian Classification Board has revealed that
Namco’s Klonoa: Empire of Dreams & Mr. Driller 2 for the Game Boy Advance will be coming to the Wii U Virtual Console. These games should hopefully feature amongst Metroid Fusion, Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga and Super Mario Advance 3:Yoshi’s Island when the service arrives in April.

Thanks, Portal Dark


Here’s All The Japanese GBA Games That Are Coming To Wii U From April

Yesterday Nintendo confirmed that Game Boy Advance games are coming to the Wii U Virtual Console in April. We already know that Metroid Fusion, Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga, and Yoshi’s Island: Super Mario Advance 3 will be coming to Europe and North America. However, here’s the glorious GBA games coming to Japan.

April 3

  • Advance Wars 1+2
  • F-Zero
  • Golden Sun
  • Kirby and the Amazing Mirror
  • Super Mario Advance 2: Super Mario World
  • Wario Ware, Inc. Mega Microgame

April 30

  • Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga
  • Mario Tennis Advance
  • Metroid Fusion
  • Kirby: Nightmare in Dreamland
  • The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap
  • Wario Land Advance

Thanks, Jon


Gameboy Advance Games Coming To North American Wii U Virtual Console In April

Game Boy Advance  games are coming to the Wii U Virtual Console starting in April. in North America. The company says that classics like Metroid Fusion, Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga, and Yoshi’s Island: Super Mario Advance 3, Game Boy Advance games are set to release on Wii U Virtual Console from April onwards. More titles will be released over time.