EarthBound coming to Wii U Virtual Console

Fan-demanded SNES RPG due out by year's end.

EarthBound, which recently launched in Japan as a Wii Virtual Console title, is coming to the Wii U Virtual Console in North America and Europe, Nintendo has confirmed.

The heavily-demanded title, originally launched on Super Nintendo in 1995, will arrive by the end of 2013. The Wii U Virtual Console is set to launch next week.

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