Wii Street U service to be discontinued on March 31
Wii Street U will soon be discontinued. On March 31, service for the app will no longer be offered.
Nintendo shared the news on its European Twitter pages today:
[Reminder] The Wii Street U powered by Google service will be discontinued on 31/03/2016. More info: https://t.co/mrqOJxoZIE
— Nintendo of Europe (@NintendoEurope) January 29, 2016
And here’s the full statement about Wii Street U’s discontinuation:
Discontinuation of Wii Street U powered by Google
We sincerely thank you for your continued support of our company’s products and services. We would like to remind Wii U owners that as previously announced, the Wii Street U powered by Google service will be discontinued on March 31st 2016, at 23:59 local time. Once the service is discontinued, this software will not be usable.
To prepare for this, the software will be removed from Nintendo eShop at 23:59 local time on January 31st 2016. Users who have already purchased the software will be able to re-download it until 23:59 local time on March 31st 2016.
We apologise to those of you currently using this service, and we ask for your understanding as we focus our resources in other areas.