Excitebots: Trick Racing Joins The Virtual Console Library

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Another Nintendo Wii game has been added to the Nintendo Wii U Virtual Console library. Excitebots: Trick Racing, the fourth entry in the Excite series, is now available in North America.


Excitebots: Trick Racing first appeared on the Nintendo Wii in North America in 2009, before heading to Japan in 2011. In this racing game, players control vehicles that resemble animals, birds, bugs, and other creatures. In addition to 25 courses, where players compete for high scores by completing stunts and tricks for stars, there are also 10 minigames to play. In all, there are five different modes and 20 different bots.


Excitebots: Trick Racing is $19.99 on the Nintendo Wii U eShop.

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