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Nintendo 64 Games Coming Soon According To Official Wii U Virtual Console Page

A number of you have emailed in to say that the official Wii U Virtual Console page mentions that Nintendo 64 games are on their way. The website doesn’t give a specific time frame regarding when we should expect them, but hopefully it’s soon.

Check back regularly for the latest releases, including the future addition of titles from the Game Boy Advance and Nintendo 64 systems.

Thanks to those who sent this in.

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Harvest Moon 2 And Lufia: The Legend Returns Heading To Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console

Online gaming publication Joystiq has confirmed that both Lufia: The Legend Returns and Harvest Moon 2 for the Game Boy Colour will be heading to the Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console. Natsume told the site that Nintendo 3DS owners will be able to download both titles soon, but wouldn’t give a precise date. However, Natsume says that the Nintendo 64 farm-and-relationship simulator Harvest Moon 64 won’t be appearing on the Virtual Console.

 

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Capcom Reveals 15 Retro Titles Coming To Wii U And 3DS Virtual Console

Capcom has confirmed a number of retro titles will be making their way to the Wii U and 3DS Virtual Console within 2014 and beyond. While all fifteen titles will arrive for both North America and Europe, the platforms they are currently confirmed on will differ slightly – though Capcom is hoping to confirm the 3DS releases of Street Fighter 2010, Gargoyle’s Quest II and Mighty Final Fight with Nintendo of Europe.

The Game Boy Mega Man titles, which were released as part of “Mega May” in North America, will arrive in the European 3DS eShop some time in August. Plus, the company will release Mega Man Zero 2, Mega Man Battle Network 2 and 3 at an unspecified future date. Here’s a list of the full line-up from the Capcom Unity blog for North America and Europe. Let us know which ones you’re excited about in the comments below.

North America

  • Breath of Fire (Wii U)
  • Demon’s Crest (Wii U)
  • Gargoyle’s Quest II (3DS, Wii U)
  • Mega Man 5 (Wii U)
  • Mega Man 6 (Wii U)
  • Mega Man 7 (Wii U)
  • Mega Man X3 (Wii U)
  • Mega Man Zero (Wii U)
  • Mega Man Battle Network (Wii U)
  • Mega Man Battle Chip Challenge (Wii U)
  • Mighty Final Fight (3DS, Wii U)
  • Street Fighter 2010 (3DS, Wii U)

Europe

  • Breath of Fire (Wii U)
  • Demon’s Crest (Wii U)
  • Gargoyle’s Quest II (Wii U)
  • Mega Man 5 (Wii U)
  • Mega Man 6 (Wii U)
  • Mega Man 7 (Wii U)
  • Mega Man II (3DS)
  • Mega Man III (3DS)
  • Mega Man IV (3DS)
  • Mega Man V (3DS)
  • Mega Man Xtreme (3DS)
  • Mega Man Xtreme 2 (3DS)
  • Mega Man X3 (Wii U)
  • Mega Man Zero (Wii U)
  • Mega Man Battle Network (Wii U)
  • Mega Man Battle Chip Challenge (Wii U)
  • Mighty Final Fight (Wii U)
  • Street Fighter 2010 (Wii U)

Dates TBD

  • Mega Man Zero 2
  • Mega Man Battle Network 2
  • Mega Man Battle Network 3
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Old Famicom Game By Nintendo Is Coming To The West For The First Time

The Mysterious Murasame Castle, the game that Nintendo Land’s attraction Takamaru’s Ninja Castle was based, on will be coming to the European Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console in Europe on May 29th. What’s also interesting is that this game will be coming to the west for the very first time and will retail for €4.99/£4.49.  You can check out a video of the interesting game in action, above.

Thanks, Takamaru64

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Zelda: The Minish Cap Coming To European Wii U Virtual Console On May 29th

Nintendo Europe have tweeted that The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap will be coming to the European Wii U Virtual Console on May 29th. Hopefully those of you in North America will get Link’s acclaimed adventure on the same day.