Full list of Virtual Console games for the 3DS

With over 160 games on offer, if you want to relive the best of Nintendo’s handheld past, then you should join other retro gamers on the Virtual Console.

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The Virtual Console is like the ultimate arcade machine for retro gamers. It can be found through the eShop on the Nintendo 3DS. Assuming you have signed-up for a free Nintendo Network ID and have your console connected to the internet you can buy individual titles from the available catalogue. Usually these cost between $2 and $10 depending on the title and its era. Currently, titles from the GameBoy, GameBoy Color, GameBoy Advance, Sega Game Gear and NES are available. Here is the full list of games currently available for purchase on the 3DS Virtual Console.

Full List of Virtual Console Games for the 3DSFormatPublisherRelease DateClassification
Super Mario LandGameBoyNintendo7/6/2011G
Donkey KongGameBoyNintendo16/06/2011G
Double DragonGameBoyArc System Works23/06/2011PG
Radar MissionGameBoyNintendo23/06/2011PG
Kirby's Dream LandGameBoyNintendo30/06/2011G
Fortified ZoneGameBoyJaleco/Hamster7/7/2011PG
Mario's PicrossGameBoyNintendo14/07/2011G
Game & Watch GalleryGameBoyNintendo21/07/2011G
Pac-ManGameBoyBandai Namco Entertainment4/8/2011G
Avenging SpiritGameBoyJaleco/Hamster11/8/2011PG
Gargoyle's Quest: Ghosts 'n GoblinsGameBoyCapcom25/08/2011PG
Mega Man: Dr. Wily's RevengeGameBoyCapcom15/09/2011G
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden CoinsGameBoyNintendo29/09/2011G
BurgerTime DeluxeGameBoyG-mode27/10/2011G
Adventure IslandGameBoyHudson Soft/Konami3/11/2011G
Side PocketGameBoyG-mode10/11/2011G
Metroid II: Return of SamusGameBoyNintendo24/11/2011PG
Lock 'n' ChaseGameBoyG-mode1/12/2011G
Bionic CommandoGameBoyCapcom29/12/2011PG
Trip WorldGameBoySunsoft5/1/2012G
Balloon KidGameBoyNintendo26/01/2012G
Kirby's Block BallGameBoyNintendo9/2/2012G
Wario Land: Super Mario Land 3GameBoyNintendo16/02/2012G
Kid Icarus: Of Myths and MonstersGameBoyNintendo8/3/2012G
Dr. MarioGameBoyNintendo22/03/2012G
Kirby's Dream Land 2GameBoyNintendo17/05/2012G
Castlevania: The AdventureGameBoyKonami5/7/2012G
Kirby's Pinball LandGameBoyNintendo26/07/2012G
The Sword of Hope IIGameBoyKemco9/8/2012G
Mystical Ninja Starring GoemonGameBoyKonami16/08/2012G
Kirby's Star StackerGameBoyNintendo30/08/2012G
Mole ManiaGameBoyNintendo4/10/2012G
Pinball: Revenge of the GatorGameBoyHAL Laboratory5/9/2013G
Mega Man IIGameBoyCapcom7/8/2014G
Mega Man IIIGameBoyCapcom14/08/2014G
Mega Man IVGameBoyCapcom21/08/2014G
Mega Man VGameBoyCapcom28/08/2014G
Donkey Kong LandGameBoyNintendo16/10/2014G
Donkey Kong Land 2GameBoyNintendo23/10/2014G
Donkey Kong Land IIIGameBoyNintendo30/10/2014G
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening DXGameBoy ColorNintendo8/6/2011PG
Blaster Master: Enemy BelowGameBoy ColorSunsoft8/12/2011PG
Prince of PersiaGameBoy ColorUbisoft19/01/2012PG
Game & Watch Gallery 2GameBoy ColorNintendo3/5/2012G
RaymanGameBoy ColorUbisoft31/05/2012G
Wario Land IIGameBoy ColorNintendo19/07/2012G
Toki ToriGameBoy ColorTwo Tribes2/8/2012G
Wario Land 3GameBoy ColorNintendo6/12/2012G
Legend of the River KingGameBoy ColorNatsume7/3/2013G
Harvest Moon GBGameBoy ColorNatsume28/03/2013G
The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of AgesGameBoy ColorNintendo30/05/2013G
The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of SeasonsGameBoy ColorNintendo30/05/2013G
ShantaeGameBoy ColorWayForward18/07/2013G
Mario TennisGameBoy ColorNintendo2/1/2014G
Super Mario Bros. DeluxeGameBoy ColorNintendo27/02/2014G
Mario GolfGameBoy ColorNintendo29/05/2014G
Pokémon Trading Card GameGameBoy ColorNintendo10/7/2014G
Xtreme SportsGameBoy ColorWayForward7/8/2014G
Mega Man XtremeGameBoy ColorCapcom4/9/2014G
Mega Man Xtreme 2GameBoy ColorCapcom11/9/2014G
Game & Watch Gallery 3GameBoy ColorNintendo25/09/2014G
Legend of the River King 2GameBoy ColorNatsume23/10/2014G
Bionic Commando: Elite ForcesGameBoy ColorNintendo13/11/2014PG
Lufia: The Legend ReturnsGameBoy ColorNatsume20/11/2014G
Pokémon Puzzle ChallengeGameBoy ColorNintendo27/11/2014G
F-Zero: Maximum VelocityGameBoy AdvanceNintendo16/12/2011G
Fire Emblem: The Sacred StonesGameBoy AdvanceNintendo16/12/2011PG
Kirby & the Amazing MirrorGameBoy AdvanceNintendo16/12/2011G
Mario Kart: Super CircuitGameBoy AdvanceNintendo16/12/2011G
Mario vs. Donkey KongGameBoy AdvanceNintendo16/12/2011G
Metroid FusionGameBoy AdvanceNintendo16/12/2011PG
The Legend of Zelda: The Minish CapGameBoy AdvanceNintendo16/12/2011PG
Wario Land 4GameBoy AdvanceNintendo16/12/2011G
WarioWare, Inc.: Minigame ManiaGameBoy AdvanceNintendo16/12/2011G
Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3GameBoy AdvanceNintendo16/12/2011G
Dragon CrystalSega Game GearSega29/03/2012G
ShinobiSega Game GearSega29/03/2012PG
Sonic the Hedgehog: Triple TroubleSega Game GearSega29/03/2012G
Sonic LabyrinthSega Game GearSega10/5/2012G
Sonic BlastSega Game GearSega14/06/2012G
ColumnsSega Game GearSega13/06/2013G
Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean MachineSega Game GearSega13/06/2013G
Shining Force: The Sword of HajyaSega Game GearSega13/06/2013G
Sonic the HedgehogSega Game GearSega13/06/2013G
Defenders of OasisSega Game GearSega20/06/2013G
Tails AdventureSega Game GearSega20/06/2013PG
Crystal WarriorsSega Game GearSega27/06/2013G
Sonic the Hedgehog 2Sega Game GearSega27/06/2013G
G-LOC: Air BattleSega Game GearSega4/7/2013G
Sonic Drift 2Sega Game GearSega4/7/2013G
Vampire: Master of DarknessSega Game GearSega4/7/2013PG
Super Mario Bros.NESNintendo1/3/2012G
The Legend of ZeldaNESNintendo12/4/2012G
Donkey Kong Jr.NESNintendo23/08/2012G
NES Open Tournament GolfNESNintendo23/08/2012G
Zelda II: The Adventure of LinkNESNintendo13/09/2012G
Mega ManNESCapcom18/10/2012G
Mighty Bomb JackNESKoei Tecmo25/10/2012G
Ninja GaidenNESKoei Tecmo15/11/2012PG
Super Mario Bros.: The Lost LevelsNESNintendo27/12/2012G
Ghosts 'n GoblinsNESCapcom3/1/2013G
Blaster MasterNESSunsoft10/1/2013G
Mega Man 2NESCapcom7/2/2013G
Pac-ManNESBandai Namco Entertainment28/02/2013G
Mega Man 3NESCapcom4/4/2013G
Dig DugNESBandai Namco Entertainment18/04/2013G
Mega Man 4NESCapcom25/04/2013G
Balloon FightNESNintendo2/5/2013G
Ice ClimberNESNintendo2/5/2013G
Mario & YoshiNESNintendo2/5/2013G
Super CNESKonami2/5/2013PG
Wrecking CrewNESNintendo9/5/2013G
Mega Man 5NESCapcom16/05/2013G
Mega Man 6NESCapcom11/6/2013G
SpelunkerNESTozai Games18/07/2013G
Street GangsNESArc System Works25/07/2013PG
Super Mario Bros. 2NESNintendo7/8/2013G
Star SoldierNESKonami15/08/2013G
Summer Carnival '92: ReccaNESKaga Electronics15/08/2013G
Solomon's KeyNESKoei Tecmo22/08/2013G
Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of ChaosNESKoei Tecmo29/08/2013PG
Milon's Secret CastleNESKonami26/09/2013G
City ConnectionNESHamster17/10/2013G
Wario's WoodsNESNintendo24/10/2013G
Donkey KongNESNintendo21/11/2013G
Crash 'N' The Boys: Street ChallengeNESArc System Works28/11/2013PG
Double DragonNESArc System Works5/12/2013PG
Donkey Kong 3NESNintendo12/12/2013G
Life ForceNESKonami19/12/2013G
Super Mario Bros. 3NESNintendo26/12/2013G
Mario Bros.NESNintendo9/1/2014G
Castlevania II: Simon's QuestNESKonami16/01/2014G
Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of DoomNESKoei Tecmo23/01/2014PG
RenegadeNESArc System Works20/02/2014PG
Devil WorldNESNintendo20/03/2014G
Adventure Island IINESKonami27/03/2014G
Castlevania III: Dracula's CurseNESKonami17/04/2014G
GalagaNESBandai Namco Entertainment1/5/2014G
Clu Clu LandNESNintendo8/5/2014G
Double Dragon II: The RevengeNESArc System Works22/05/2014PG
The Mysterious Murasame CastleNESNintendo29/05/2014G
Super Dodge BallNESArc System Works5/6/2014G
Mach RiderNESNintendo12/6/2014G
Donkey Kong: Original EditionNESNintendo18/09/2014G
Street Fighter 2010: The Final FightNESCapcom2/10/2014PG
Mighty Final FightNESCapcom9/10/2014PG
Adventures of LoloNESHAL Laboratory16/10/2014G
Gargoyle's Quest II: The Demon DarknessNESCapcom30/10/2014PG
Shadow of the NinjaNESNatsume4/12/2014PG

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