WiiWare and Virtual Console releases for this week

The classic ape makes a comeback and competitive eating gets its own game--all on the Nintendo Wii console.

The classic ape makes a comeback and competitive eating gets its own game--all on the Nintendo Wii console.

Virtual Console

  • Donkey Kong 3 (1986, NES, 500 Wii points): Stanley the Bugman's greenhouse has been infiltrated by Donkey Kong. Armed with a can of bug spray, you must chase the ape away before he destroys the greenhouse.
  • Ninja Commando (1992, NeoGeo, 900 Wii points): Ninja Commando is a top-down, vertical-scrolling shoot em' up, known for its unintentionally funny English translation.

WiiWare

  • Major League Eating: The Game (Mastiff, 2008, 1,000 Wii points): Based on competitive eating contests held by Major League Eating, the game features a number of rounds that cover twelve different foods.

What games do you think are missing from the Wii Virtual Console? Sound off here!

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