REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:
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WATCH 2: Bony Spirits and YO-KAI
WATCH 2: Fleshy Souls – Watch out! The strangely
charming troublemakers, Yo-kai, are back for a new adventure!
Find, befriend and battle more than 350 new and returning Yo-kai.
Hop on a train to seek out new towns and new Yo-kai. Teaming up
with the heroic cat Hovernyan, travel back in time to save
Springdale and witness the origin of the Yo-kai Watch! Both
versions of the game, each containing unique Yo-kai, will be
available on Sept. 30. Try out the new YO-KAI WATCH 2: Bony
Spirits and YO-KAI WATCH 2: Fleshy Souls games with a
special (and free!) demo, available now.
Striker GUNVOLT 2 – From INTI CREATES, Azure
Striker GUNVOLT 2 is a 2D action/platforming game in the style
of the Japanese classics of yesteryear, available exclusively on
Nintendo 3DS. The great controls, crisp graphics, unique play
mechanics and epic boss battles from the first installment are all
here, along with a host of new features. Click here
to view the trailer. Azure Striker GUNVOLT 2 is part of the
#Nindies Summer Jam promotion, with a special introductory price
through 8:59 a.m. PT on Oct. 6.
Boom: Fire & Ice – Get fired up for this cool
new game. Race through this epic new adventure as Sonic, Tails,
Amy, Knuckles or Sticks to stop Dr. Eggman and new adversary
D-Fekt. Harness the power of fire and ice to blaze through
obstacles and puzzles, and freeze enemies in their tracks. Use
Sonic’s speed, Tails’ flight, Knuckles’ strength, Sticks’
Boomerang and Amy’s hammer to explore, fight and race through an
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Axiom – Collect unique hand powers to solve puzzles,
manipulate the environment and unlock paths in this compelling
cyber thriller. Immerse yourself in a dramatic story with more
than 20 hours of gameplay and 40 distinct locations to explore.
Choose your destiny and discover multiple endings as you unravel
the mysteries of your digital afterlife.
Wii Retail on Wii U
– Captain Olimar has crash-landed on a strange world, and his only
hope for survival lies with odd creatures called Pikmin. Set out
and explore the strange, lush planet before Olimar’s life support
runs out. In this Wii version of the original Nintendo GameCube
classic, command up to 100 Pikmin, swarm predators and haul
critical parts back to your ship all by using the Wii Remote
Nintendo eShop sales:
- Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo eShop on Wii U
Dumpster Bear is 40 percent off (reduced from $7.49 to
$4.49) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Oct. 27.
Hero Math and more games from Skunk Software are on
sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on Sept. 30.
Last Stand is 50 percent off (reduced from $3.99 to
$1.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Nov. 1.
8-Bit Music Maker is 20 percent off (reduced from
$4.99 to $3.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Oct. 5.
Presents… Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien is 50
percent off (reduced from $14.99 to $7.49) until 8:59 a.m. PT on
of Balance is more than 40 percent off (reduced from
$8.99 to $5.20) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Oct. 20.
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of Balance TOUCH!
is 25 percent off (reduced from $6.99 to $5.20) until 8:59 a.m. PT
on Oct. 20.
Star 3D, Swords
& Soldiers 3D and more games from CIRCLE Ent. are
on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on Oct. 20.
Word Search Collection and Epic
Word Search Collection 2 are on sale until 8:59 a.m.
PT on Oct. 6.
Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS:
New themes this week include:
- Pokémon: A Sinister Organization—Team Galactic
- Pokémon: A Sinister Organization—Team Rocket
- Shantae Beach
- Pirate Pop Plus
- YO-KAI WATCH Komasan – Available Sept. 30
- YO-KAI WATCH Komajiro – Available Sept. 30
- YO-KAI WATCH Robonyan – Available Sept. 30
Also new this week:
Quest of Dungeons (Nintendo eShop on Wii
U and Nintendo
Usagimaru – The Mysterious Karakuri Castle (Nintendo eShop
on Nintendo 3DS)
by Thornbury Software (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
Dream Quest (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
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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