Satoru Iwata just dropped an announcement that fans of the MOTHER/EarthBound series will be pleased to hear. EarthBound will finally be available for Virtual Console in the West on Wii U, and will arrive later this year.
Today’s Nintendo Direct announcements:
- Watch the April 17 Nintendo 3DS Direct Right Here!
- Mario & Luigi: Dream Team Launches on August 11
- New Super Luigi U Gives Luigi His Old-School Jumping Abilities
- New Yoshi’s Island Game Announced for Nintendo 3DS
- Wii U Virtual Console Will be Available Next Week After the System Update
- Oracle of Seasons and Oracle of Ages Confirmed for May 30 on 3DS VC
- Zelda 3DS is a Top-Down Game in A Link to the Past’s World
- New Pikmin Type Revealed for Pikmin 3: Winged Pikmin
- Here’s a Replay of the Zelda 3DS ‘A Link to the Past 2′ Footage (Japanese)
- The Legend of Zelda 3DS’s Announcement Footage… in English!
- Pikmin 3′s Release Date Finally Confirmed for August 4