Nintendo News: Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems

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

  • Nintendo eShop on Wii U

    • Xenoblade
      Chronicles X
      – Earth has fallen. Yet mankind endures,
      taking to the stars and crash-landing on an alien world in a
      desperate attempt to escape. Defend the survivors using high-tech
      weaponry on a mission to rebuild humanity. Suit up in heavily
      armed mechs to tame the wilds of planet Mira and beat back the
      hostile forces threatening to obliterate the human race.
    • Trauma
      – Carefully review patient cases and decide on
      the best course for treatment as you assume the role of six
      different medical professionals. With steady hands on the Wii
      Remote and Nunchuk controllers, make quick decisions to keep your
      patient’s vitals stable.
  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS

    • Pokémon
      Pokémon Picross is a puzzle game in
      which you reveal a hidden Pokémon illustration. Once you solve an
      illustration of a Pokémon, you can collect that Pokémon. Collected
      Pokémon help you solve more difficult puzzles. With more than 300
      standard Pokémon puzzles, a significantly harder advanced mode and
      Daily Training, this game will supply hours of enjoyment. Pokémon
      is free-to-start and is available today at 9 a.m. PT
      in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS.
    • Dementium
      – Rebuilt from the ground up to take
      advantage of the Nintendo 3DS system, Dementium Remastered
      takes the guts of Renegade Kid’s award-winning game and delivers a
      new and improved atmospheric first-person survival horror
      experience with enhanced graphics, refined game play, high-quality
      audio and immersive control options. Click here
      to watch a trailer for the game.

Nintendo eShop sales:

  • Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS

    • Citizens of Earth (Wii
      and Nintendo
      ) is on sale starting at 9 a.m. PT on Dec. 7 until 8:59
      a.m. PT on Dec. 21.
  • Nintendo eShop on Wii U

    • 99Moves,
      and more games from EnjoyUp Games are on sale until 8:59 a.m.
      PT on Jan. 7.
  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS

Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS:

  • New themes this week include:

    • Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai DX “Carton Box”
    • Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival: Plaza

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 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.

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.

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

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