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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  • Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems (NA)

    … solo or with a friend as you run, jump and slash through 16 stages of hostile enemy territory. Shadow of the Ninja is now available in the Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. New Animal Crossing: New Leaf Items Between Feb. 1 and Nov. 7, every two weeks Nintendo will release a new item that has only been available in the Japanese…

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  • Sutte Hakkun, Valkyrie no Bōken: Toki no Kagi Densetsu hitting the Japanese Wii U Virtual Console next week

    … Sutte Hakkun, Valkyrie no Bōken: Toki no Kagi Densetsu hitting the Japanese Wii U Virtual Console next week Posted under News, Wii U eShop January 27, 2015 by Brian (@NE_Brian) Two new games will be available on the Japanese Wii U Virtual Console next week. They are as follows: Sutte Hakkun (Super Famicom, 823 yen) Valkyrie no Bōken: Toki no Kagi Densetsu (Famicom, 514 yen) The games above are hitting the Japanese eShop on February 4. Source Around the Web…

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  • Shadow of the Ninja hitting the North American Wii U and 3DS Virtual Console this week

    … Shadow of the Ninja hitting the North American Wii U and 3DS Virtual Console this week Posted under 3DS eShop, News, Wii U eShop January 25, 2015 by Brian (@NE_Brian) Natsume has yet another Virtual Console game slated for the Virtual Console this week. Shadow of the Ninja will be available for both Wii U and 3DS in just a few days. You’ll be able to purchase the game from the eShop starting on January 29. Source Around the Web…

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