I took several notes down over the course of Nintendo’s latest video where Mr. Iwata, JC Rodrigo, and Reggie all talk about upcoming titles for the WiiU, Nintendo 3DS, the eShop, and E3. There were a lot of games announced to be coming to the Virtual Console, all stemming from Nintendo’s cooperation with Sega.
Nintendo and Sega have teamed up to release several games over the coming year, here are just a couple of titles that are to come:
Mario and Sonic Olympics (title name in progress) will take place in Sochi. The title is for the WiiU, it is Wii Remote+ compatible.
Sonic: Lost World will be on the WiiU and Nintendo 3DS.
Nintendo will be releasing several Sega games on the Virtual Console later this year.
JC Rodrigo talks about “The Legend of Zelda Oracle of Ages” and
“The Legend of Zelda Oracle of Seasons” coming to the Nintendo 3DS VC on May 31st, each will be 5.99, but will be 4.99 until June 20th.
Talks “Mario and Donkey Kong: Minis on the move” for the Nintendo 3DS, covering map/level creation, and finding levels.
Donkey Kong Country 3D for the 3DS launching on May 24th
Animal Crossing: New Leaf – launching on June 9th available on eShop and information on video series with the localization team discussing New Leaf on YouTube and eShop.
Puzzleswap and Swapnote Animal Crossing content.
Game & Wario game for the WiiU – available on June 23rd.
Resident Evil Revelations is coming to the WiiU, new content, gameplay, and new difficulty. New characters in Raid Mode. Game will be released on May 21st. Demo is available now.
New Super Luigi Bros. U is part of DLC for New Super Mario Bros. U as part of DLC that will be released throughout 2013. Players have a variety of characters they can play as in multiplayer, such as blue toad, yellow toad, and Nabbit. New Super Luigi Bros. U DLC will be available June 20th.
New Super Luigi Bros. U will also be available for stand-alone purchase on August 25th, for those who do not own New Super Mario Bros. U. The DLC version will cost 19.99 while the packaged stand-alone game on disc will cost 29.99.
The Wonderful 101 – available September 15th – no more information available at this time.
Pikmin 3 for the WiiU, Olimar is no longer a main character, and instead, there are three new captains; Alph, Brittany, and Charlie. The adventure is about finding food for their home planet, but of course, following the Pikmin universe, crash land and encounter the mysterious Pikmin. Launch date is dated for August 4th.
Reggie, Mr. Iwata, and JC Rodrigo all speak about E3 being the key time for more information on games they mentioned and that Nintendo has teamed up with Best Buy for their games as well.