Wii U Virtual Console Launch Lineup

Even though Nintendo showed some of the games that would launch with the Wii U Virtual Console in their most recent Nintendo Direct video, they have now officially announced the full list, via Facebook.


  • Punch-Out!!
  • Balloon Fight
  • Kirby’s Adventure
  • Donkey Kong Jr
  • Ice Climber
  • Excitebike


  • Super Mario World
  • F-ZERO

So, are these eight games enough for you? Do you want more? Are these good choices to launch the service? Let us know what you think. What will you download when it launches on April 26, 2013?

Wii U Virtual Console Sizzle Reel from Nintendo Direct

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