Gamecube Controller Adapter Hits Wii U This Holiday + Bundle

GCControleradaptpffff   Nintendo’s topical and already popular Gamecube Wired Controller Adapter will be hitting the market this holiday season, coinciding with the release of the Wii U edition of the next Super Smash Bros. Not only will the adapter launch for $20 on the same day as Smash Bros,  a special edition Gamecube controller “shown above” will be made available for $30,a s well as a bundle of Super Smash Bros Wii U, the adapter, and the controller, all for $100. Here’s the full press release.

Nintendo GameCube controller for Super Smash Bros.: Many Super Smash Bros. fans grew up playing Super Smash Bros. Melee for the Nintendo GameCube system, and some will always prefer that system’s controller. The Nintendo GameCube controller also could be used in Super Smash Bros. Brawl for Wii. To honor that devoted loyalty to a classic way to play, Nintendo is introducing an adapter that lets up to four original Nintendo GameCube or WaveBird controllers work with Wii U. The adapter will be available at a suggested retail price of $19.99. Nintendo is also launching a retro Nintendo GameCube controller with Super Smash Bros. markings at a suggested retail price of $29.99. Additionally, Nintendo is offering a special bundle that includes Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, one special Nintendo GameCube controller and one adapter at a suggested retail price of $99.99. All of these items are scheduled to launch the same day as Super Smash Bros. for Wii U this holiday season.

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