Super Mario RPG Heading to North American Wii U Virtual Console

Nintendo has announced that North America will finally get to play Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars on the Wii U with the game set for release on the Virtual Console store.

The SNES classic wasn’t actually developed by a Nintendo studio, but by Square (now known as Square Enix) who also developed the Final Fantasy franchise.

Super Mario RPG’s features a turn-based battle system, reminiscent of the traditional Final Fantasy title.

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SMRPG’s battle system

The game is already out on the Wii Virtual Console store which you can play on your Wii U via backwards compatibility, however, you will require a Wii Classic Controller to play.

Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars will launch at $8.00 on June 30th.

 

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