LoveFilm launches on Wii, Wii U version 'coming soon'

Stream movies and TV shows on Nintendo's consoles

LoveFilm has today launched on Wii, with a Wii U version to follow "shortly".


Already available on Xbox 360 and PS3, LoveFilm allows users to stream movies and TV shows, with unlimited streaming packages starting at £4.99 a month.

The LoveFilm application is now available to download for free from the Wii Shop Channel.

Films coming to LoveFilm this December include Sherlock Holmes, Inception and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1.

Nintendo UK marketing and PR director Shelly Pearce said: "We are thrilled to be partnering with LoveFilm to offer Wii owners and soon Wii U owners on-demand film and TV content to enjoy. LoveFilm has a proven track record of success and innovation in film distribution and is a very welcome addition."