The trailer also shows off the Wii U exclusive features for Virtual Console titles.
Save anywhere, including right at the final Bowser fight in Super Mario Bros.
The additional titles shown in the launch trailer includes Balloon Fight, Mega Man, Super Mario Bros, Super Metroid, and Xevious. We previously announced the currently available launch list of Donkey Kong Jr, Excitebike, F-Zero, Ice Climbers, Mario’s Super Picross, Punch-Out!!, and Super Mario World.
The Wii U Virtual Console features off-TV play, customizable controls, instant saves, and its own Miiverse community. If you currently own a game from the Wii Virtual Console, the titles can be converted to the enhanced Wii U VC version for $0.99 (NES) or $1.49 (SNES). You don’t have to repurchase either if you bought a title during the trial period. The Wii U VC titles will cost $4.99 for NES titles and $7.99 for SNES titles. More titles and systems are coming soon, including Donkey Kong, Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, Pac-Man, Street Fighter II Super Ghouls ‘N’ Ghosts, and the promised SNES version of Earthbound, as well as Nintendo 64 and GameBoy Advance titles.