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You'll need lightning-fast reactions to win this battle in the sky!
Maneuvering an airborne character to pop your opponents' balloons before they pop yours sounds easy, but don’t be fooled by this game's simple premise or cute visuals. Underneath these elements you'll find a surprisingly challenging game with strategy to spare. After mastering the easy-to-learn controls, you'll still have to get a grip on the game's impressively realistic physics as you to face ever-increasing enemies and environmental hazards like lightning and water. Take a break from the action and play the game's second mode, Balloon Trip, to see how long you can stay aloft.
This classic game is part of the Virtual Console service, which brings you great games created for consoles such as NES™, Super NES™ and Game Boy™ Advance. We hope you'll enjoy the new features (including off-TV play) that have been added to this title. See more Virtual Console games for Wii U.
- Wii U
- Release Date
- Apr 26, 2013
- No. of Players
- 2 players simultaneous
- Action, Adventure
* If eligible for a Just for You offer, the final price reflects the combined Sale and Just for You offers. The Just for You offer is discounted from the sale price.
Balloon Fight will be available for purchase in the Nintendo eShop in the future. Please check back for updates. Wii U owners who have purchased this game during the Famicon 30th Anniversary promotion will not need to purchase it again at the regular price.
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