Nintendo has put up a game page for StarTropics, also confirming that the game will be coming to the Wii U Virtual Console in North America. The game details can be seen below. It will release for the price of $4.99.
System: Wii U
Release Date: May 26, 2016
No. of Players: 1 player
Category: Adventure, Role-Playing
Step into the shoes of Mike Jones, a teenage star pitcher from Seattle, who has come to the tropics to visit his famous archeologist uncle, Dr. Jones. After being told that his uncle has been abducted, Mike begins a perilous quest in order to rescue him and figure out the mysterious plot behind his disappearance. Luckily for Mike, he meets helpful villagers and finds more powerful weapons as he explores numerous locations and island hops using his uncle’s submarine.