Discover new software created exclusively for Wii U, watch videos, find out about upcoming releases and much more through Nintendo eShop.

Wii U Basic Pack: Depending on the size of the game, an additional storage device may be required for download.


In Nintendo eShop you'll find games and applications created exclusively for Wii U, as well as download versions of packaged software and much more.

It is possible to purchase download versions of games from Nintendo eShop on the official Nintendo website*. You'll recognise if a game is available for purchase if a price and corresponding button appear on the related gamepage.


Watch videos of already released and upcoming Wii U software, either on the TV screen or the Wii U GamePad.



Discover new favourites by downloading free trial versions of Wii U software.

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Find out more at the Nintendo eShop website or get more of an intro at our Download Content section.

* To be able to purchase download games from Nintendo eShop on the official website, you'll need to have a Nintendo Account which is linked to a Nintendo Network ID, and you'll need to have visited Nintendo eShop on the device you wish to download on at least once. To find out more, visit our Support section.