Super Mario Bros. 3, Tecmo Bowl, more coming to Virtual Console

Nintendo is delivering a smattering of retro classics to the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console services later this year, including Super Mario Bros. 3 and Tecmo Bowl, the company announced during a Nintendo Direct presentation today.

Super Mario Bros. 3 will be available on both Wii U and 3DS Virtual Consoles, while the following games will be released on 3DS Virtual Console: Summer Carnival '92: Recca, the NES version of Donkey Kong (Aug. 15), Wario Land 3 (Aug. 29) and Tecmo Bowl (this fall).

More from Polygon

A guided video tour of an Unreal Tournament map

  • Freedom Planet gameplay video

  • Adventure Time trailer

  • Hearthstone: Naxxramas Overview

  • Oddworld: New 'N' Tasty - Overview video

Latest Discussions

Log In Sign Up

Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.



Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.