digital distribution service and software format for the Wii

WiiWare is a Wii service where users can download new games using Wii Points. WiiWare allows small developers to release shorter sized and creative games. WiiWare was first available in Japan on March 25, 2008, then in North America on May 12, 2008, and in Europe and Australia on May 19, 2008.

TypeOnline market
Launch dateWii
March 25, 2008
Wii U
November 18, 2012
DiscontinuedJanuary 30, 2019
Platform(s)Wii, Wii U