Ah, Virtual Console. Such a well of potential that often ends up dry as a bone. Nintendo hopes to fix that next month with a lineup of Game Boy Advance classics gunning for the Wii U Virtual Console from April 3 through April 24.
Like other Wii U VC titles, the GBA games feature off-TV play, restore points, save progress, and Miiverse functionality. The NES version of Super Mario Bros. 3 joins them on Wii U and 3DS on April 17, and you can see the full plans for Game Boy Advance games on Wii U below.
Advance Wars (Wii U, $7.99)
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga (Wii U, $7.99)
Metroid Fusion (Wii U, $7.99)
Kirby & The Amazing Mirror (Wii U, $6.99)
WarioWare, Inc.: Mega Microgame$! (Wii U, $6.99)
Super Mario Bros. 3 (Wii U and Nintendo 3DS, $4.99)
F-Zero: Maximum Velocity (Wii U, $6.99)
Golden Sun (Wii U, $7.99)
Yoshi’s Island: Super Mario Advance 3 (Wii U, $7.99)