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Here’s This Week’s Nintendo Downloads For The US

Nintendo of America has detailed exactly which games will be available this week on the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS eShop. There’s plenty to choose from including Pushmo World on the Wii U and a sale on the acclaimed Shin Megami Tensei IV for Nintendo 3DS. Here’s the games that you’ll be able to download this week.

  • NintendoeShop on Wii U
    • Pushmo World – Pulling the puzzle world in a new direction.Pushmo World brings the ingenious game-play mechanics of the original Nintendo 3DS puzzler Pushmo to the Wii U console, and makes it easier than ever for aspiring Pushmo engineers to share their creations through the World Pushmo Fair experience. Clickhere to see the trailer for Pushmo World.
  • Virtual Console on Nintendo 3DS and Wii U
    • Super Dodge Ball – In Super Dodge Ball, you take control of the USA Dodge Ball team and travel the world in an effort to become the best dodge ballers around. Step onto playing fields in countries all over the globe and use a combination of normal and super shots to help take down your opponents. But be careful, as some destinations have surfaces that can affect your footing. Two players can even enjoy a head-to-head game or play a spirited round of Bean Ball, a six character free-for-all. Do you have what it takes to dodge, duck, dip, dive and…dodge to win the world championship of dodge ball?
  • NintendoeShop Sales
    • Toki Tori 2+ – For a limited time, get Toki Tori 2+ at 60 percent off in the Nintendo eShop on Wii U. This offer ends at 9 a.m. PT on July 3.
    • Classic Games Overload – Starting today, Classic Games Overload is only $14.99 in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS. This offer ends at 9 a.m. PT on July 7.
    • Fractured Soul – For a limited time, Fractured Soul is available at the discounted price of $5.99 in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS. This offer ends at 9 a.m. PT on July 3.
    • Parking Star 3D – Starting today until 9 a.m. PT on July 3, Parking Star 3D is 50 percent off in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS.
    • Cypronia Games – For a limited time, Cypronia is discounting select games in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS, including Fishdom H20 and Angry Bunnies. This offer ends at 9 a.m. PT on July 31.
    • Shin Megami Tensei IV – For a limited time, the well-received RPG Shin Megami Tensei IV is only $24.99 in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS. This offer ends at 9 a.m. PT on June 23.

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Here’s This Week’s North American Nintendo Downloads, Includes Zelda Minish Cap

Nintendo of America has detailed which games you’ll be able to download this week on the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U eShop. There’s a number of titles including The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap and 1001 Spikes available. You can check out all the content, below.

  • NintendoeShop on Nintendo3DS
    • Tomodachi Life – What happens when friends, family and celebrities become Mii characters and live on an island? Tomodachi Life, that’s what! Give Mii characters items, voices and personalities, then watch as they rap, rock, eat donuts, play sports, dress like dinosaurs, ride a roller coaster, walk a fashion show runway and dream about being a snail. Wait…what?! In Tomodachi Life, Mii characters hang out, play concerts, engage in rap battles and even partake in cool games like Tomodachi Quest, a mini-RPG adventure. Expect the unexpected – Tomodachi Life will be available on June 6. Click here to check out the trailer for the game.
  • NintendoeShop on Wii U and Nintendo3DS
    • 1001 Spikes – Discover the lost treasures of Ukampa in South America as Aban Hawkins goes to look for his estranged father, world-famous archaeologist Jim Hawkins. Devious traps and cleverly designed levels ensure a variety of challenges that will test the limits of your skills, reflexes and patience. One adventurer. 1001 Lives. Can you do it? 1001 Spikes is now available in the Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. Check out the exclusive interview with the game’s developer here.
    • How to Train Your Dragon 2 – Choose your Dragon Racer, soar through clouds and explore new unmapped territories. Discover hidden locations, unlock mysterious Dragon Riders and join in epic races across the beautiful yet treacherous Island of Berk. The How to Train Your Dragon 2 game will be available in the Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS on June 10. Clickhere to check out the trailer for the game.
  • Virtual Console on Wii U
    • The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap – The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Capplays a pivotal part in the Four Swords storyline of The Legend of Zelda series, and is the first and only game in which Link explores the land of the Minish – a tiny, mysterious kingdom on the surface of Hyrule. That makes this unique entry in The Legend of Zelda series a must-play for new and old fans alike. Inventive items like the Mole Mitts and Gust Jar give Link powers he’ll need to use wisely if he wants to save the puzzling world of Hyrule and the miniature land of the Minish. When there’s a princess to save, a bad guy to beat and you’re THIS small, the stakes could not be higher.
  • Wii U System Update
    • Don’t forget to update your Wii U system – Don’t miss out on some great enhancements to your Wii U experience, including a Quick Start menu that lets you view and select your 10 most recently used games and apps right as your Wii U system starts up. For more information about the update, visit http://www.nintendo.com/wiiu/system-update.
  • NintendoeShop Sales
    • Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars – For a limited time, Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars is available at the discounted price of $29.99 in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS. Select downloadable content from the game is also available at a discounted price. This offer ends at 9 a.m. PT on June 9.
    • Just Dance Game Sale – For a limited time, save 50 percent on select Just Dance games in the Nintendo eShop on Wii U, includingJust Dance 2014. This offer ends at 9 a.m. PT on June 9.
    • Bit Boy!! ARCADE – Help Kubi and Bernd through this action-focused time-traveling adventure. Starting today through 9 a.m. PT on June 26, Bit Boy!! ARCADE is 40 percent off in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS.
    • Treva Entertainment Game Sale – For a limited time, Treva Entertainment is discounting select games in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS, including Riding Stables 3D and Riding Stables 3D: Jumping For the Team. This offer ends at 9 a.m. PT on June 25.

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Fire Emblem: Awakening Launches In North America At Retail And In Nintendo eShop On 3DS

fire_emblem_awakeningFire Emblem: Awakening launches in North America on February 4th. When the tactical role-playing game arrives, consumers have the option of purchasing it in physical form from retailers, or downloading the entire game straight from the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS.

The price of each version is $39.99, and if you pre-order a physical copy from GameStop, you’ll receive an art book.

Fire Emblem: Awakening reaches Europe in April.

Almost All Wii U Launch Games In Japan Will Be Downloadable

When Wii U releases in Japan on December 8th, all of its launch games will be available for download from the Nintendo eShop except for two games. Mass Effect 3: Special Edition and Monster Hunter 3G HD will not be available in the Nintendo eShop and will need to be purchased in physical form from Japanese retailers.

Fluidity Look-Alike ‘Puddle’ Tilting To Nintendo eShop At Wii U Launch

Neko Entertainment’s Puddle, a physics puzzle game in which players must guide a puddle of fluid to its destination by tilting the environment, is coming to Wii U. The game is currently only available for download on the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arcade, but will arrive on the Nintendo eShop for Wii U at the console’s launch.