When the Wii U ships this year, its eShop will be available from day one. Nintendo confirmed that users will be able to purchase both digital retail games and smaller-sized titles from the Wii U eShop. According to Wii U Daily, Nintendo explained the Wii U eShop purchase options, – listed below – which are identical to the the Nintendo 3DS’s options.
- Purchase directly from the Wii U eShop with a credit or debit card.
- Purchase via a download code that you acquired.
- Pre-paid download cards, which can be purchased from video game stores and online.