E3 2015: Earthbound Beginnings Available Today on Wii U Virtual Console

The long-awaited resurrection of the Mother series has finally come with a special message from the game’s developer, Shigesato Itoi. Well, it’s more of a sign of things to come. Instead of something new, we get to re-experience the origins of how the Mother (then Earthbound) series came to be.

It stars Ninten as he takes an extraordinary journey using his psychic powers and meeting new friends. The game was only available for the NES but you can get it for the Wii U via the Nintendo eShop. The game has been fully translated to English and is priced you can watch the announcement trailer below. It is now available to purchase for $6.99.