Gaming has been at the forefront of embracing digital technology. Where once you needed a PC or games console to play video games, now with smart phones, tablets and a burgeoning Apps market, the enjoyment of gaming is available to all wherever you may be and whatever device you own.
Browse the websites below to see the huge number of ways in which to download, stream and play your favourite video games.
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This is a proprietary direct download to own platform where Nintendo 3DS owners may access 3DS and Virtual Console games and Nintendo Wii U owners may access Wii U and Virtual Console games.
This is a proprietary digital download to own platform where Wii owners may access WiiWare games from the Wii Shop Channel.