Wii U Virtual Console is live now in US

Eight games available for purchase now, including Super Mario World

After some vagueness over its launch, Nintendo has confirmed that the Wii U Virtual Console has gone live in US.


Eight games are available for download now, including Super Mario World and F-Zero. Get the full list through here.

Each game will support off-TV play on the Wii U GamePad, customisable controls, Miiverse community support and instant saves.

The platform holder confirmed today that the EU Wii U Virtual Console service will launch on Saturday, April 27, with seven games available at launch.