Virtual Console

Virtual Console (バーチャルコンソール, Bācharu Konsōru), sometimes abbreviated as VC, is a specialized section of the Wii Shop Channel and Nintendo eShop, online services that allow players to purchase and download games and other software for Nintendo's Wii and Wii U home gaming consoles and the Nintendo 3DS portable gaming console.The Virtual Console lineup consists of titles originally released on past home and handheld consoles. These titles are run in their original forms through software emulation, and can be purchased for between 500 and 1200 Wii Points (Wii), $2.99 and $5.99 (3DS) and $4.99 and $8.99 (Wii U) depending on system, rarity, and/or demand.
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  • Mega Man Zero arrives in this week’s Nintendo Download

    … between humans and Reploids. Upgrade weapons and collect helpful Cyber-Elves to conquer the destructive forces headed your way. Nintendo eShop Sales: Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS Celebrate a Mega Anniversary with a Big Sale! – The Nintendo eShop is celebrating Mega Man’s anniversary by offering up to 50 percent off select…

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  • Duck Hunt for Virtual Console Dated for December 25

    … A Wii Remote-compatible version of Duck Hunt was announced during last month’s Nintendo Direct and now it has a release date. The NES classic will hit the Wii U Virtual Console on December 25 for $4.99. The Virtual Console release will have add a cursor to show where you’re pointing the Wii Remote. It does seem like this would make the game easier, but at the same time, it could be a little hard to be precise enough to hit anything without it. Source: Nintendo.com StevenNo comments…

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  • What’s New on the Nintendo eShop 12/18/2014

    … Happy Thursday one and all! It’s time for the Nintendo eShop update, where Nintendo updates the eShops on both the Wii U and 3DS, giving us new games, demos, and sales. Wii U downloads this week: Cake Ninja 3: The Legend Continues Plenty of Fishies Toss N Go 99 Moves Meme Run Blok Drop X Twisted Fusion Wii U Virtual Console service…

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  • Nintendo Download Highlights for December 18th - Like a Big Boss

    … About Us Nintendo Download Highlights for December 18th We’ve arrived at the final eShop update before Christmas, and so we have some digital retail releases, Mega discounts, and a whole lot of eShop games. Of the notable new releases this week, Konami finally launches Metal Gear Solid 3D: Snake Eater on digital, Capcom unleashes…

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