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Super Star Soldier

According to a listing on Nintendo’s website, Super Star Soldier is hitting the European Wii U Virtual Console this Thursday. The game is already available in North America having launched last month.

Here’s a trailer:

And an overview:

“Super Star Soldier is a classic vertical-scrolling shooting game. In addition to the NORMAL GAME, there are two minute and five minute Time Attack modes, and a mode where high scores can be checked. NORMAL GAME is made up of eight different stages, and in each stage (except Stage 7) a boss awaits you at the end.

The special attack squad, led by the Mother Brain, has launched an all-out invasion on Earth. Take your small-scale fighter, the Neo Caesar, with its arsenal of four regular weapons and two special weapons, and send them back where they belong!”

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Along with World Sports Competition, Super Star Soldier also hit the North American Wii U Virtual Console on Thursday. View some footage below.

Super Star Soldier is the next TurboGrafx-16 game releasing on the North American Wii U Virtual Console. According to Nintendo’s website, it’s due out tomorrow.

We have the following overview:

“Super Star Soldier is a classic, vertically scrolling shooting game. The Special Attack Squad, led by the Mother Brain, has launched an all-out invasion of the Earth. Take your small-scale fighter, the Neo Caesar, with its arsenal of 4 regular weapons and 2 special weapons, and send them back where they belong!”

Super Star Soldier will cost $5.99.

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The Wii U Virtual Console has been on a roll as of late with TurboGrafx-16 games. More appear to be on the way, judging by new classifications.

World Sports Competition, Battle Lode Runner, Super Star Soldier have all been rated by the ESRB. We don’t have release dates, but there’s a good chance that all three will be rolled out over the next few weeks.

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Three new Virtual Console games are on track for the Japanese Wii U eShop next week. Romancing SaGa 3 (Super Famicom), Dr. Mario (Famicom), and Super Star Soldier (PC Engine) will be out on February 26. Pricing is set at 800 yen, 500 yen, and 600 yen respectively.

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