Devil's in the detail
In yesterday's Nintendo Direct video, President Iwata went through a lot of waffle on the Miiverse - but alongside that was the announcement of Virtual Console coming to Wii U.
This revelation may have been inevitable, but at least we now have some concrete details. Virtual Console games will reach the Wii U soon after an important system update in Spring. The first selections will be from the NES and SNES consoles, with Game Boy Advance titles coming later on.
Rather than being direct copies, some extra development is going into these games. This means you will be able to:
Nintendo are also celebrating the Famicom's (also known as the NES) 30th anniversary by offering some games for just 30 cents. Each of these promotions will last 30 days.
Splatoon Was Nearly a Mario Game
Nintendo devs had heated debates
Xenoblade Chronicles Confirmed for New 3DS
Only confirmed for release in Japan so far
Nintendo Reveals Redesigned 3DS and 3DS XL
Redesigned systems have a plethora of improvements
Xenoblade's Shulk Officially Confirmed in Super Smash Bros.
It seems that leak was real
Fish now plays... Street Fighter II
PLACE BETS... NOW!
Super Smash Bros. Leaker Discovered
Leaker was an employee of Nintendo of America
Mario Kart 8 DLC adds Link, Animal Crossing and More
Some awesome roster additions
Pokken Tournament Just Confirmed by Game Freak
Only confirmed for arcades in Japan so far
Leak Reveals Rest of the Super Smash Bros. Roster
No confirmation from Nintendo
Music Player Unveiled for Super Smash Bros. 3DS
Music to my ears
Rob Jones said:
"Looks like we don't have a choice!", I wonder if that's a slight nod to the leak. ... Xenoblade's Shulk Officially Confirmed in Super Smash Bros.
Wii's World is not officially affiliated with Nintendo! (but they wish we were).