REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:
Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
Emblem Fates: Birthright – Two kingdoms are on the
brink of war. Whose side will you choose? Torn between two
families, you’re an heir of Hoshido, raised by Nohrian royals. If
you walk the path of Birthright, you’ll battle the
corrupted king of Nohr beside a family of strangers. Command them
expertly and forge deep relationships to master this next entry in
the beloved turn-based strategy series. The Fire Emblem Fates:
Birthright game will be available on Feb. 19.
Emblem Fates: Conquest – Two kingdoms are on the brink
of war. Whose side will you choose? Torn between two families,
you’re an heir of Hoshido, raised by Nohrian royals. If you walk
the path of Conquest, you must fight to change your
misguided kingdom from within. Command warriors with expert
precision and forge deep relationships to master this next entry
in the beloved turn-based strategy series. The Fire Emblem
Fates: Conquest game will be available on Feb. 19.
Emblem Fates: Map Pack 1 – Map Pack 1
features 11 maps plus bonus content upon release. These maps shine
new light on the cast of characters from Fire Emblem Fates:
Birthright and Fire Emblem Fates: Conquest, as well as
old favorites from the Fire Emblem Awakening game. Discover
new background stories about these beloved warriors, while earning
more experience points and exclusive weaponry. By purchasing Map
Pack 1, players will receive the downloadable content as it
releases. Maps will launch weekly through April 21. Players must
own Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright or Fire Emblem Fates:
Conquest to access all DLC, which is available for purchase
in-game after completing Chapter 6. The first map, Map 1: Before
Awakening, is now available for free to owners of either game.
X Zone 2 – In the sequel to the original
world-crossing adventure, legendary characters from some of
Japan’s most prolific video game publishers come together to
create the biggest mashup strategy game ever! Team up with classic
characters from dozens of the most popular franchises in video
game history like Chrom and Lucina from Fire Emblem Awakening
and Fiora from the Xenoblade Chronicles game. Click here
to view a trailer for the game.
Virtual Console on Wii U
Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos – In this
NES classic sequel, the Emperor of Darkness, Ashtar, is on the
move following his servant’s failure. It’s up to Ryu Hayabusa to
save the day again. Pick up items that will provide increased
abilities, like splitting Ryu into three. Destroy enemies with the
Invincible Fire Wheel and other powerful ninjutsu techniques.
Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom – Join
master ninja Ryu Hayabusa, last member of the famous Dragon Clan,
in the third and final chapter of the legendary Ninja Gaiden
saga on NES. Help Ryu defeat the forces of evil once more and
discover the real culprit behind – spoiler alert! – Irene’s tragic
Double Dragon III: The Sacred Stones – Join the Lee
brothers as they head on a worldwide search for their friend
Marion and the powerful Sacred Stones. Defeat your enemies using a
collection of martial arts moves, including those of enemies that
join your quest. Play solo or together with another player as you
finally reach the evil mastermind behind Marion’s kidnapping.
- Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos – In this
Nintendo eShop sales:
- Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo eShop on Wii U
the Hedgehog: Triple Trouble and Sonic
Lost World from SEGA are on sale starting 9 a.m. PT on
Feb. 22 until 8:59 a.m. PT on March 7.
Assault is 20 percent off (reduced from $4.99 to
$3.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Feb. 23.
Breakers is 40 percent off (reduced from $4.99 to
$2.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Feb. 25.
Monster Blast! HD+ is more than 35 percent off
(reduced from $7.99 to $4.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Feb. 29.
Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
King Box and Wakedas
from Circle Entertainment are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on March.
Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor Overclocked is more than
65 percent off (reduced from $29.99 to $9.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT
on Feb. 29.
Moto Racing 3D is 50 percent off (reduced from $7.99
to $3.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Feb. 25.
is more than 30 percent off (reduced from $14.99 to $9.99) until
8:59 a.m. PT on Feb. 29.
Mystery Dungeon and Etrian
Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan and more from ATLUS
are on sale starting 9 a.m. PT on Feb. 22 until 8:59 a.m. PT on
Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS:
New themes this week include:
- SEGA Dreamcast Theme
- Pokémon: Champion Steven
Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright – Available on Feb.
- Fire Emblem Fates: Conquest – Available on Feb. 19
- 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 Wii U
console and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, the Nintendo DSi™
Shop for the Nintendo DSi system and the Wii™ Shop Channel
for the Wii console.
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 either Wii U or the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, but can be used
in either Nintendo eShop if the systems are linked to a single Nintendo
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™,
which can be purchased in the Nintendo DSi Shop.
Remember that Wii U, Wii, 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. For more information about
this and other features, visit http://www.nintendo.com/wiiu
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