Friday, February 12, 2016

From the Source: Nintendo - eShop Action!

No Drama'N'Drablands this week? Hmmm... that's because
something else is being cooked up for the benefit of all.

This may have been something we hinted at in the past...
but its time to fire off and build from there.

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Feb. 11, 2016 14:00 UTC

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:
Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty brings the original classic Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee game to the Wii U consol ...
Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty brings the original classic Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee game to the Wii U console with a fully ground-up remake, featuring amazing next-gen visuals, reworked game play and new audio and music (Photo: Business Wire)
  • Nintendo eShop on Wii U

    • Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty – Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty brings the original classic Oddworld: Abe’s Oddysee game to the Wii U console with a fully ground-up remake, featuring amazing next-gen visuals, reworked game play and new audio and music. Can you save the hapless Mudokons as Abe attempts to escape the meat factory and ultimately learn the true nature of his fate? The future of Oddworld relies on you!
  • Virtual Console on Wii U

    • Big Brain Academy – This Nintendo DS staple brings entertainment that anyone young or young-at-heart can enjoy. It’s the perfect way to challenge and stimulate your mind. Test your mental acuity in a five-category quiz: thinking, memorization, computation, analysis and identification.
    • Kuru Kuru Kururin – Oh no! Kururin’s brothers and sisters are lost across 10 different worlds! In a special helicopter, the Helirin, navigate through mazes as quickly as you can while avoiding obstacles such as walls, pistons and cannons. You can also customize your Helirin by using items acquired in Adventure mode.
    • Polarium Advance – In this Game Boy Advance puzzler, create horizontal rows of the same color to clear the board. Challenge yourself to 365 puzzles, with many modes that will test your mind.
Nintendo eShop sales:
  • Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS

    Legend of Legacy
    • Rock ‘N Racing Off Road (Wii U), Dress to Play: Magic Bubbles! (Nintendo 3DS) and more games from Enjoy Up are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on March 3.
    • The Legend of Legacy (Nintendo 3DS), Citizens of Earth (Wii U and Nintendo 3DS) and more games from ATLUS are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on Feb. 22.
  • Nintendo eShop on Wii U

    • Save up to 50 percent on select Wii U games including TeslagradChariot and more in Nintendo eShop during the Nindies Love You sale! This offer is valid until 8:59 a.m. PT on Feb. 25.
    • Nano Assault NEO is 25 percent off (reduced from $9.99 to $7.49) until 8:59 a.m. PT on March 3.
    • Puzzle Monkeys is 50 percent off (reduced from $2.99 to $1.49) until 8:59 a.m. PT on March 3.
    • AvoiderColor Bombs and more games from RCMADIAX are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on March 30.
    • Shadow Puppeteer is 10 percent off (reduced from $14.99 to $13.49) starting at 9:00 a.m. PT on Feb. 12 until 8:59 a.m. PT onFeb. 15.
    • Girls Like Robots is over 25 percent off (reduced from $6.99 to $4.99) starting at 9:00 a.m. PT on Feb. 13 until 8:59 a.m. PT onFeb. 20.
  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS

    • Angry BunniesColor Zen and more games from Cypronia are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on March 14.
    • Brunch Panic and Sweet Memories – Blackjack are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on March 3.
    • Real Heroes: Firefighter 3D is 50 percent off (reduced from $9.99 to $4.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Feb. 18.
    • Petit Novel series – Harvest December is more than 30 percent off (reduced from $11.99 to $7.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Feb. 18.
Also new this week:
  • Word Puzzles by POWGI (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS and Wii U)
  • Cutie Clash (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
  • Cutie Pets Go Fishing (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
  • Outside the Realm (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
  • Vector Assault – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
  • Petit Novel Series: Harvest December – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)