Virtual Console Question (Wii Version to Wii-u)?

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1 year ago#1
Has Nintendo ever said if they plan to convert the Wii only virtual console releases to the Wii-U version so that we can just play with the Wii-U controller (and not having to go into the Wii mode)?

I hate having to go into Wii Mode and then come back out of it when I want to switch to something else. I see some games have been converted, but I would like to see some of the other titles I've purchased upgraded to Wii-U.
1 year ago#2
They have been converting.

The problem is, they're doing it game by game. And extremely slowly. and only NES and SNES.
1 year ago#3
So if I wait it out, eventually they'll get to my games you think? Or you think non-top selling games may never get converted?
1 year ago#4
What games specifically are you waiting for? Because Nintendo is unpredictable with the VC.
1 year ago#5
Mainly RPG games I noticed are the ones that haven't been converted.

Secret of Mana
Shining in the Darkness
Phantasy Star II
Ogre Battle: The March of the Black Queen
Chrono Trigger
Paper Mario
Super Mario RPG - Legend of the Seven Stars
1 year ago#6
aphoniamute posted...
Mainly RPG games I noticed are the ones that haven't been converted.

Secret of Mana
Shining in the Darkness
Phantasy Star II
Ogre Battle: The March of the Black Queen
Chrono Trigger
Paper Mario
Super Mario RPG - Legend of the Seven Stars


You may never see some or most or any of them on the wii u vc. Nintendo is painfully slow with the vc and its very clearly not any sort of priority for them.

After 1.5 years it only has a small fraction of the wii vc games, which makes 0 sense to me.
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1 year ago#7
Well that's a real bummer to hear.

Thanks for the replies.
1 year ago#8
i wouldn't really count on seeing the square games on virtual console.
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1 year ago#9
@Tenchi UK: Those Square games are already on the virtual console for Wii. They just need to be converted to Wii-U.
1 year ago#10
trenken posted...
aphoniamute posted...
Mainly RPG games I noticed are the ones that haven't been converted.

Secret of Mana
Shining in the Darkness
Phantasy Star II
Ogre Battle: The March of the Black Queen
Chrono Trigger
Paper Mario
Super Mario RPG - Legend of the Seven Stars


You may never see some or most or any of them on the wii u vc. Nintendo is painfully slow with the vc and its very clearly not any sort of priority for them.

After 1.5 years it only has a small fraction of the wii vc games, which makes 0 sense to me.


Actually most of those listed titles wouln't be Nintendo's fault. That would be 3rd party issues.
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