Virtual Console Arcade Launches

Virtual Console Arcade Launches

At GDC on Wednesday, Nintendo announced the launch of Wii’s Virtual Console Arcade.

The new category will include arcade games, which will supplement the VC’s current library of downloadable console games.

The VC Arcade launched with four games: Gaplus, Mappy and Tower of Druaga from Namco Bandai, and Starforce from Tecmo. The games sell for $5-$6 each.

Mary Jane Irwin contributed to this report.