I don't understand the eshop at all

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User Info: DaProphecy84

DaProphecy84
3 years ago#1
I didn't own a Wii, but I'd like to buy a couple of the old Zelda games and play them on my Wii U.

I can't find any of them, and what I have been able to find off of google wasn't really helpful.

At what point are the NES, SNES, Gamecube games gonna be avaliable on Wii U?

User Info: andrea987

andrea987
3 years ago#2
You can buy NES and SNES games on the Wii eshop, under Wii mode on Wii U. For Gamecube, they should release some on the Wii U, but who knows when?
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User Info: DaProphecy84

DaProphecy84
3 years ago#3
I didn't even know there was a "Wii" mode...

Are they going to release the games on the eshop for the Wii U though?

User Info: picano

picano
3 years ago#4
I believe that is scheduled for the summer update.

If you buy games in Wii mode, you'll need to pay $1-$1.50 to upgrade to Wii U versions to take advantage of added features (offscreen play, miiverse access, button mapping) once they are re-released.
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User Info: tav19

tav19
3 years ago#5
Eventually, after they launch the Wii U Virtual Console service on the Wii U eShop this spring/summer.

User Info: ADHDguitar

ADHDguitar
3 years ago#6
DaProphecy84 posted...
I didn't even know there was a "Wii" mode...

Are they going to release the games on the eshop for the Wii U though?


Yeah.

Wait for the Summer update.
Still waiting for Diddy Kong Racing 2

User Info: DaProphecy84

DaProphecy84
3 years ago#7
So I shouldn't spend my club nintendo points yet?

I should hold onto them until the Wii U shop opens up.
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