Nintendo News: Nintendo Download, Nov. 10, 2016: Zombies, Robots, Rhythm and Farming!

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

  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS

    • Harvest
      Moon: Skytree Village
      – Exclusive to the Nintendo 3DS
      system, this game lets players revive the land and save a village.
      It features new and easy farming mechanics, updated tools,
      terraforming and a new animal: the Poitou Donkey. Play as a boy or
      girl, interact with a new cast of characters, get married and
      start a family.
  • Virtual Console on Nintendo 3DS

    • Mega
      Man X3
      – After discovering a virus that is turning
      intelligent and peaceful robots known as Reploids into rogue
      Mavericks, scientist Dr. Doppler successfully creates an antivirus
      to the phenomenon. The reformed Reploids then move into Dopple
      Town, a place where humans and Reploids can live together in
      harmony. But when an outbreak occurs causing the Reploids to turn
      back into Mavericks, Maverick Hunters Mega Man X and Zero are sent
      to contain the situation. Choose either Mega Man X or Zero as you
      run, jump, dash, scale walls, avoid obstacles and fight enemies in
      eight challenging stages. At the end of each stage, defeat the
      boss to gain a special weapon that will aid you in the upcoming
  • Virtual Console on Wii U

    • Resident
      Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles
      – Swarms of undead
      creatures and mutated terrors rule the streets, pestilent hordes
      born of Umbrella’s botched biowarfare research. Gather your
      firepower, choose various routes and pathways and prepare to face
      the horror as you uncover the dark truth that could take Umbrella
      down forever.
    • Rhythm
      Heaven Fever
      – Perfect your rhythm with over 50
      mini-games and remixes in this quirky, charming rhythm game.
      Catchy music and crazy scenarios will teach players to feel the
      beat. It’s easy to learn and tough to master…but aim for
      accurate performances, as players will be rewarded with in-game
      medals and bonus content.

Nintendo eShop sales:


  • New My Nintendo Rewards Celebrate Metroid – The latest
    My Nintendo rewards are inspired by the launch of the Nintendo
    Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition, which includes the original Metroid
    game. Fans can redeem their My Nintendo points for discounts on
    digital games such as Metroid
    Prime: Trilogy
    (Wii U) and Metroid:
    Zero Mission
    (Wii U) or get a Samus theme for the Nintendo 3DS
    or Nintendo 2DS system. Head to
    to check out the rewards today. And to learn more about the NES
    Classic Edition, check out its website.
  • Nintendo Badge Arcade Anniversary Sale – Save big
    in the Nintendo Badge Arcade game this week. Let’s celebrate
    the first anniversary of the Nintendo Badge Arcade game with a
    sale on game plays. Nintendo Badge Arcade is a fun-filled,
    free-to-start, crane machine game that challenges you to collect
    badges from popular games to customize your Nintendo 3DS HOME Menu.
    Game plays are used to play the game. From Nov. 10 to Nov. 17, you can
    purchase plays for up to 50 percent off the regular price. You can
    also get four free plays during the week—two free plays on Thursday,
    Nov. 10, and another two free plays on Monday, Nov. 14. So be sure
    stop by and check it out. The sale starts on Nov. 10 at 3 a.m. PT and
    runs until Nov. 17 at 2:59 a.m. PT. Game play purchases do not apply
    towards My Nintendo rewards. For more information, go to:

Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS:

  • New themes this week include Animal Crossing: Falling Leaves.

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, the Nintendo 3DS family of systems 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
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 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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