Sega and Nintendo have teamed up to offer players a few holiday VC deals, announcing on Sega's UK blog
that select Virtual Console titles will be discounted for a limited time. From December 24, 2009, until January 6, 2010, select titles will be reduced to 500 Wii Points each from down from 800 Wii Points.
Titles getting the 40% off treatment include such Genesis classics as ToeJam & Earl
, Sonic the Hedgehog
, Sonic 2
, Sonic 3
, Gunstar Heroes
, Puyo Puyo 2
, Golden Axe
, Shining Force
and Streets of Rage
. Also, for the lump of coal types, Sega has discounted the "admit it, it stinks" brawler, Altered Beast
. It's a great offer for new Wii owners, or those looking to relive their lost youth.