Wolf of the Battlefield leads VC update

Winter Games slides gleefully behind.

Wolf of the Battlefield: Mercs leads the Virtual Console update today.

This isn't Wolf of the Battlefield: Commando 3 which came out recently, but an old Mega Drive game.

It follows a bunch of mercenaries battling some menacing terrorist threat, and involves shooting, driving and splatting screen-filling monsters. All this costs 800 Wii Points (approx GBP 6 / EUR 8).

Winter Games is the other oldie on offer, returning from the fondly-remembered days of the Commodore 64. Go for gold in a slew of events from the 1988 Olympic Winter Games. These took place in Calgary, Canada, and the Soviet Union won the most medals.

That trip down memory lane will cost 500 Wii Points (approx GBP 3.50 / EUR 5).

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our policy.

Jump to comments (2)

About the author

Robert Purchese

Robert Purchese

Senior Staff Writer  |  Clert

Bertie is senior staff writer and Eurogamer's Poland-and-dragons correspondent. He's part of the furniture here, a friendly chair, and reports on all kinds of things, the stranger the better.

Related

You may also enjoy...

Supporters only

Supporters only | Letter from the Editor: What's with all the good reviews?

We're supposedly suffering a game drought, but we've never recommended so many games. What's going on?

Premium only | Off Topic: A brilliant podcast about 90s pop

Oli Welsh on 60 Songs That Explain the 90s.

Premium only | The Eurogamer Podcast returns! Meet the UK's first professional gamer

New host, new direction, exclusive early access for Premium supporters.

Comments (2)

Comments for this article are now closed. Thanks for taking part!

Hide low-scoring comments
Order
Threading
Eurogamer.net

Buy things with globes on them

And other lovely Eurogamer merch in our official store!

Eurogamer Merch
Explore our store