Nintendo Download: Super Mario Runs to Android

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:

  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch

    • Has-Been
      – Available on March 28, Has-Been Heroes
      is a challenging and rewarding rogue-like game of strategy and
      action, featuring a band of old heroes on a quest to escort the
      King’s twin princesses to a faraway academy. Randomized regions,
      enemies and a huge pool of unlockables, including 300+ spells,
      200+ items, 14 regions and 12 heroes, makes each run unique.
  • Nintendo Mobile

    • Super
      Mario Run
      The Super Mario Run
      game is now available to download for Android devices on Google
      Play! What’s more, the game has received a new update for the iOS
      version, bringing new features to existing and new players alike.
      New to Super Mario Run? You can download it from the App
      Store or Google Play at no cost, and you can try elements of the
      game’s three modes for free. Once the game has been downloaded, a
      one-time payment will grant unlimited access to each of the three
      modes in Super Mario Run – World Tour, Toad Rally and
      Kingdom Builder.
  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS

    • Mario
      Sports Superstars
      – In the Mario Sports Superstars
      game for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, experience the
      challenge and depth of five full-on sports – Soccer, Tennis, Golf,
      Baseball and Horse Racing. Take on friends and rivals in local or
      online multiplayer, hone skills in training or tackle
      single-player tournaments. Whether you pick Mario, Waluigi or one
      of 16 others, you’re on the road to superstardom! (Additional
      games and systems are required for multiplayer mode; sold

Nintendo eShop sales:

  • Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS


  • Splatoon
    Global Testfire
    – Starting March 24, Nintendo
    Switch owners with internet access can download a demo version of the Splatoon
    game that will allow them to battle against opponents around the
    world in the Splatoon 2 Global Testfire event. It’s a way for
    everyone to investigate the latest in cephalopod warfare months before
    the game launches! The Global Testfire dates and times are as follows:


    • 12-12:59 p.m. PT / 3-3:59 p.m. ET
    • 8-8:59 p.m. PT / 11-11:59 p.m. ET

    March 25

    • 4-4:59 a.m. PT / 7-7:59 a.m. ET
    • 12-12:59 p.m. PT / 3-3:59 p.m. ET
    • 8-8:59 p.m. PT / 11-11:59 p.m. ET

    March 26

    • 4-4:59 a.m. PT / 7-7:59 a.m. ET
  • My
    Nintendo Rewards
    – My Nintendo is celebrating the fifth
    anniversary of the Kid Icarus: Uprising game with Kid Icarus 3D
    animations and discounts on select Kid Icarus series games,
    including Kid Icarus: Uprising for the Nintendo 3DS family of
    systems! Redeem your rewards to enjoy the following:



Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS:

  • New themes this week include:

    • Pokémon: A Sinister Organization – Team Skull
    • Pokémon: Shiny Tapu Koko

Also new this week:

In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also
offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their
systems. Nintendo adds new games weekly to Nintendo eShop on the
Nintendo Switch console, the Wii U console, and the Nintendo 3DS family
of systems.

Nintendo eShop is a cash-based service that features a wide variety of
content, including new and classic games, applications and demos. Users
can add money to their account balances by using a credit card or
purchasing a Nintendo eShop Card at a retail store and entering the code
from the card. All funds from one card must be loaded in Nintendo eShop
on Nintendo Switch, Wii U or the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, but can
be used in any Nintendo eShop if the systems are linked to a single
Nintendo Network account.

The Wii Shop Channel offers games and applications and uses Wii Points,
which can be purchased via the Wii Shop Channel. The Nintendo DSi
Shop offers games and applications and uses Nintendo DSi Points.
Click here
for details about the recent Nintendo DSi Shop service change.

Remember that Nintendo Switch, Wii U, Wii, New Nintendo 3DS, New
Nintendo 3DS XL, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 3DS XL, Nintendo 2DS and
Nintendo DSi feature parental controls that let adults manage some of
the content their children can access. Nintendo 3DS players who register
a Nintendo Network ID gain access to free-to-start games and free game
demos from Nintendo eShop, and also get the latest news and information
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