Prepare For A Splashing Time With This Week's Virtual Console

17th August, 2007- Get your wetsuit at the ready as Wave Race 64™, the classic aquatic racing game, splashes into action on the Virtual Console! Originally released in 1997 on the Nintendo 64, Wave Race 64™ is a ride you won’t forget! Players must not only try to beat other racers but also navigate their way around awkwardly-placed buoys whilst performing tricks to earn points. Wave Race 64™ features up to four different modes including two player, a stunt challenge and time trials. So make sure you get your hands on this classic game, available now for 1000 Wii Points.

However, if you feel like keeping out of the water this week then why not try Cratermaze. Originally released on Turbografx in 1990, players assume the role of Opi who is desperately seeking his friends that have been kidnapped by the villainous Zenzombie’s henchman. Kublai Opi must journey through time looking for his friends and gathering treasure to allow him to enter the next timezone. With 60 rounds of mazes to navigate, players will encounter numerous enemies, which they must defeat by digging holes to drop them into. Cratermaze makes for an unforgettable experience for action fans of all ages and is available now for 600 Wii Points.

These great games join the list of 123 classic titles already available for the Virtual Console in Europe.

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