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In this futuristic racer, the key to winning is speed!
Speed into the future with the first installment to the F-Zero™ series.
Operated by their own designated racer, including the celebrated Captain Falcon, pick one of four proton-powered hover cars—each with its own acceleration curve and design modifications.
Strategy will play a big part in this speed fest as you race across 15 courses filled with challenges and pitfalls. Find shortcuts, elude hazards, and snag power-ups if you want to beat the competition. Keep an eye out for sand, land mines, magnets, and other trouble spots, but always be ready for that boost from a speed or jump plate to get ahead. You'll need split-second reflexes to control these speed machines of tomorrow, so get ready for an experience that's out of this world!
F-Zero 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.
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
- 1 player
- Sports, Racing
* 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.
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