REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:
Virtual Console on Nintendo 3DS
Red , Pokémon
Blue and Pokémon
Yellow: Special Pikachu Edition – With classic
graphics and music, the Pokémon Red, Pokémon Blue and
Pokémon Yellow: Special Pikachu Edition games stay true to
the originals released nearly 20 years ago. You’ll feel like
you’re playing them just as they were, but now you can trade and
battle Pokémon in 2D using local wireless on the Nintendo 3DS
family of systems! Revisit these timeless games, or play them for
the first time! These games will be available on Feb. 27.
Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
to Popolocrois: A Story of Seasons Fairytale – This
Nintendo 3DS-exclusive RPG features traditional turn-based combat,
nearly a hundred quests, a fully featured farming mini-game,
dual-language voice acting, community treasure-hunting via the
StreetPass feature, multiple difficulty levels and an adjustable
random encounter rate!
Man Legacy Collection – Mega Man Legacy Collection
is a celebration of 8-bit history. Featuring faithful
reproductions of the series’ origins with the original six Mega
Man games, the Legacy Collection will remind long-time
fans and introduce newcomers to what made Mega Man such a popular
and iconic character. Mega Man Legacy Collection features
all six original NES games and more fun features. Click here
to view a trailer for the game.
Virtual Console on Wii U
AX: Metabee and Medabots
AX: Rokusho – The World Robattle Tournament is hosted
every four years, and both Ikki and Metabee are itching for top
place. Help them to victory as they take on the toughest
Medafighters and their Medabots. Create and customize unique
Medabots with Medaparts that are earned from successful battles in
these Game Boy Advance fighting games.
Minecraft: Wii U Edition – Free Update and DLC –
Players of the Minecraft: Wii U Edition game can now add even
more fun with a massive free update and new DLC available for purchase
in Nintendo eShop. This update adds some anticipated Minecraft
features, including a long list of new potions, blocks, mobs and
biomes. From the Redwood forests of Mega-Taiga to the vastness of the
Deep Ocean, you´ll get to build, play and explore new biomes that will
offer a great canvas for your creations. Players can also purchase the
new Biome Settlers Skin pack, which brings 24 new settler characters
into the game and even more biome-themed skins they can use to
role-play with their friends. Click here
for full details.
Fire Emblem Fates – New DLC Maps – Two new maps
are available to download in Fire Emblem Fates for $2.49 each: Boo
Camp and Beach Brawl.
Fire Emblem Fates – Map Pack 1 – As a reminder,
anyone can purchase Map Pack 1 for $17.99 to get access to 11 DLC maps
plus bonus content as it is released weekly through April 21. Map Pack
1 content is priced at more than $24 when purchased individually.
Nintendo eShop sales:
- Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo eShop on Wii U
8-Bit Music Maker is more than 35 percent off (reduced
from $7.99 to $4.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on March 5.
it Rocket is more than 45 percent off (reduced from
$2.99 to $1.59) until 8:59 a.m. PT on March 3.
Dome and SDK
Paint from Hullbreach Studios are on sale until 8:59
a.m. PT on March 3.
- Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS:
New themes this week include:
- Mega Man “Stage Select”
- Mega Man vs. Dr. Wily!
Also new this week:
(Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
Defense (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
the moon (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
My Radio (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
VHS is not dead (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
Adventures – Mission Math (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
Field 2 (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
Marvel’s Avengers – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on
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 the 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.
The 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 the 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 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™,
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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