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F-Zero: GP Legend And Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones Race To Wii U Virtual Console In Europe


Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones is coming to the Wii U Virtual Console in Europe this week, Nintendo have announced. The game will cost €6.99 / £6.29 and will be available on Thursday, January 1st.


On the same day, Nintendo will also release F-Zero: GP Legend on the Wii U Virtual Console. GP Legend is based on an anime of the same name and was developed by Suzak. It, too, will cost €6.99 / £6.29.


Nintendo have not announced release dates for either game on the Virtual Console in North America, although if you were one of the Nintendo 3DS “ambassadors” that bought the system early in its life, you can play Sacred Stones on your 3DS.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.