REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:
Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
Art Academy – In the Disney Art Academy game,
discover your inner artist to capture the stunning visuals of more
than 80 Disney and Pixar characters. With advice and lessons
inspired by Disney art and Pixar animations, learn to use a bundle
of different drawing tools to create Elsa and Olaf from Disney Frozen,
emotions from Disney/Pixar Inside Out, Mickey Mouse and
more classic characters. You can even share your creations with
your friends by posting directly to Miiverse or social media!
Nintendo eShop on Wii U
Meat Boy – Super Meat Boy is a tough-as-nails
platformer set in haunted hospitals, salt factories and even hell
itself in a quest to save your girlfriend from an evil fetus in a
jar. And if 300+ single-player levels weren’t enough, the game
also throws in epic boss fights, tons of unlockable secrets, warp
zones and hidden characters from other popular indie games. Click here
to view a trailer for the game.
Virtual Console on Wii U
Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass – Many months after
the events of The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker, Link
must return to the open seas and solve the mystery of the Ghost
Ship. Explore neighboring islands for useful items, such as the
Phantom Hourglass, and solve innovative puzzles by using intuitive
Wii U Edition – Super Mario Mash-Up Pack – After
downloading this free update, players who own the Minecraft: Wii U
Edition digital game, which launched last December, will have
immediate access to new skins, a Super Mario-themed pre-made
world and a set of Super Mario-themed music and item textures.
All this new content is inspired by games in the iconic Super Mario
series, such as Super Mario World, Super Mario 64 and Super
Emblem Fates – New DLC Map – II: Realms Collide –
The youths of Nohr must assist a wild dragon. Part 2 of Heirs of Fate
is now available for $1.99.
Emblem Fates – Map Pack 2 DLC – Across dimensions,
other versions of the Hoshidan and Nohrian children are under attack.
Born and raised in the Deeprealms, these fledgling warriors must now
rise up to save themselves and their parents as they unravel the
mystery of their adversaries. In this six-map series, units leveled up
in the main game cannot lend support. Devise a strategy using a fresh
team and reap the rewards, but only if all of your units survive. You
can receive all six maps as they are released by purchasing Map Pack 2
for only $7.99.
Nintendo eShop sales:
Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS
Moves (Wii U), Soccer
Up 3D (Nintendo 3DS) and more from EnjoyUp Games are
on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on June 2.
Game Collection (Nintendo 3DS), Island
Flight Simulator (Wii U) and more games from JoinDots
are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on May 19.
Word Search by POWGI (Wii
U and Nintendo
3DS) is 25 percent off (reduced from $7.99 to $5.99) until
8:59 a.m. PT on May 19.
- Nintendo eShop on Wii U
Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
vs. Monsters, Fantasy
Pirates and more from EnjoyUp Games are on sale until
8:59 a.m. PT on June 5.
Pets is 60 percent off (reduced from $24.99 to $9.99)
until 8:59 a.m. PT on June 5.
Fast 4 Gnomz, AiRace
Speed and more from Qubic Games are on sale until 8:59
a.m. PT on June 2.
Wright: Ace Attorney – Dual Destinies and
Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy are on sale until 8:59
a.m. PT on May 18.
Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS:
New themes this week include:
- Pokémon Radiant Collection
- Pokémon Red and Blue
- Pokémon: Here Comes Ash-Greninja
Also new this week:
Academy (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
& Hero 2 – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on
Hero (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
Symphony 2 (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
Project (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
Garden (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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