Here’s The Nintendo Downloads For The US

It is Thursday which means it is time to find out what is available to download on the Nintendo eShop in the United States. There aren’t too many new releases this week, but Badlands Game of the Year Edition is available and features more than 15 hours of single-player levels. As promised there’s three Kirby games available on the Wii U Virtual Console these are, Kirby Squeak Squad (Nintendo DS), Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards (Nintendo 64) and Kirby’s Return to Dream Land (Wii). Here’s what’s available for download this week.

  • NintendoeShop on Wii U
    • BADLAND: Game of the Year Edition – Fly through the award-winning world of BADLAND and discover an astonishing number of imaginative traps, puzzles and obstacles on the way. BADLAND is a side-scrolling action adventure with innovative physics-based game play and stunning atmospheric graphics and audio. Purchase and download now to enjoy beautiful HD visuals, more than 15 hours of single-player levels and up to four-player local multiplayer awesomeness with co-op and death matches! Click here to view a trailer for the game.
    • Xeodrifter – Xeodrifter is the story of an interstellar drifter traveling the stars on a simple mission of exploration. Blast your way through alien landscapes, seek out valuable secrets and defeat ancient guardians to unlock powers in this exciting journey of mystery and adventure. People who buy the Wii U version of Xeodrifter will also be able to download the game for Nintendo 3DS for free – and vice versa! Click here to view a trailer for the game.
    • New Splatoon Update – On Aug. 5, a free software update for the Splatoon game on the Wii U console brings new content to the game, including two new matchmaking modes, new weapon types, an increase to the game’s level caps and more than 40 pieces of new gear. Following this update, more content will continually roll out through the rest of the summer and fall, including the Rainmaker Ranked Battle mode, additional maps and new weapons. For more information visit http://splatoon.nintendo.com.
    • Just Dance 2016 – Demo Version – Play the free Just Dance 2016 demo today in the Nintendo eShop on Wii U! No additional Wii Remote controllers are required – you can download the free Just Dance Controller app to your iOS or Android device to turn your smartphone into a controller.
  • Virtual Console on Wii U

Nintendo eShop Sales:

  • NintendoeShop on Wii U
    • Elliot Quest is 15 percent off (reduced from $12.99 to $10.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on August 13.
    • High Strangeness is 50 percent off (reduced from $9.99 to $4.99) beginning at 9 a.m. PT on Aug. 3 until 8:59 a.m. PT on Aug. 9.
    • 99MovesAbyss and Rock Zombie from EnjoyUp are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on Aug. 27.

Activities:

  • Miiverse has an entire new look and new features! – With a new Screen Shot Album and Play Journal features, there is a lot to explore! Get ready to have more fun than ever sharing tips, drawings and comments on Miiverse. Check out https://miiverse.nintendo.net/special/redesign_announcement for all the fun details.
  • Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. “Sink or Swim” Tournament – See how your squad stacks up online in Nintendo’s Public Tournaments. Top players earn unique titles that are visible online and earn major bragging rights with your friends and around the world. The new “Sink or Swim” tournament runs July 31 through Aug. 9. Opt in via the SpotPass feature for notifications about future tournaments. Good luck, agents!

Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS:

  • New themes this week include:
    • Etrian Odyssey Untold 2: Classic Theme

Price reduction:

Also new this week:

Source: Nintendo PR

Here’s This Week’s Nintendo Downloads For The United States

Nintendo of America has detailed exactly which games you will be able to download from the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U eShop this week. The big game is The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth which has been a long time coming for Nintendo 3DS owners. Just a reminder that the game is only playable on the New Nintendo 3DS. If you are a fan of WayForward’s games then you will be pleased to know that both Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse (Wii U and Nintendo 3DS) and Mighty Switch Force! 2 are currently on sale. Here’s the games you can get this week.

  • NintendoeShop on Nintendo3DS
    • 3D Streets of Rage 2 – The sequel to the original rumbler is back and re-mastered in 3D. Slam the asphalt with bigger, better and totally devastating attacks. Use secret weapons to bash your way through gangs of bikers to rescue your friend and defeat Mr. X. Click here to view a trailer for the game.
  • NintendoeShop on Wii U and New Nintendo3DS XL
    • The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth – Rebirth is a remake and expansion of The Binding of Isaac – now with new playable characters, enemies and bosses, and more than 110 new items. Available on both Wii U and New Nintendo 3DS XL, this totally retooled and greatly expanded version of the game also features new graphics rendered in a semi-16-bit style.
  • Virtual Console on Wii U
    • DK Jungle Climber – King K. Rool is up to no good again, and it’s up to Donkey Kong to swing into action. This Nintendo DS platformer uses a simple control scheme that makes the game fun and easy to play – players of all skill levels can swing and climb to new heights.

Nintendo eShop Sales:

  • NintendoeShop on Wii U and Nintendo3DS
    • Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse (Wii U and Nintendo 3DS) and Mighty Switch Force! 2 (Wii U and Nintendo 3DS) from Wayforward are on sale beginning at 9 a.m. PT on July 26 until 8:59 a.m. PT on Aug. 2.
  • NintendoeShop on Wii U
    • Midnight is 50 percent off (reduced from $1.99 to $0.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Aug. 6.
  • NintendoeShop on Nintendo3DS

Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS:

  • New themes this week include:
    • Etrian Odyssey Untold 2: Café Theme
    • Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai DX
    • BOXBOY!: Qbby & Friends by Starlight

Also new this week:

Here’s This Week’s Nintendo Downloads For The United States

Nintendo of America won’t be publishing an email with all the Nintendo downloads this week due to the passing of Nintendo president, Satoru Iwata. However, here’s the games that will be available to download from the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U eShop. As you can see the new releases this week are pretty scarce, but there’s a few welcome discounts available for everyone.

Wii U

  • Tiny Galaxy (Arcane Pixel): 5.99$
  • Wii U Virtual Console
  • Blaster Master (Sunsoft) 4.99$

Nintendo 3DS

  • I am an Air Traffic Controller Airport Hero Narita (Sonic Powered): 19.99$
  • I Love My Dogs (BigBen Interactive): 24.99$

Nintendo DSiWare

  • G.G. Series VECTOR (Genteprise): 200 points
  • G.G. Series SCORE ATTACKER (Genteprise): 200 points

Wii U Sales (ongoing)

  • Epic Indie Sale: click here for more details!
  • Puzzle Monkeys is 50 percent off (reduced from $2.99 to $1.49) until 8:59 a.m. PT on July 23.
  • TNT Racers – Nitro Machines Edition is 37 percent off (reduced from $7.99 to $4.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on July 23.
  • Ittle Dew is 50 percent off (reduced from $9.99 to $4.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on July 30.
  • Plenty of Fishies is 40 percent off (reduced from $4.99 to $2.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on July 31.
  • Stone Shire is 50 percent off (reduced from $7.99 to $3.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Aug. 1.

Nintendo 3DS Sales (ongoing)

  • Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth is 40 percent off (reduced from $49.99 to $29.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on July 20.
  • European Conqueror 3D, The Legend of Dark Witch and Tappingo from Circle Entertainment are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on July 23.
  • Snow Moto Racing 3D is 50 percent off (reduced from $7.99 to $3.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on July 23.
  • Toy Stunt Bike is 50 percent off (reduced from $4.99 to $2.49) until 8:59 a.m. PT on July 30.
  • AeternoBlade is 46 percent off (reduced from $14.99 to $7.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Aug. 5.
  • Mystery Case Files: Dire Grove, 4 Elements and more games from Tulip Games are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on Jan. 1.

Here’s This Week’s Nintendo Downloads For The United States

It is Thursday which means it’s time to find out which games you will be able to download this week on the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U eShop. The big game this week is the much-loved Mario Tennis for the Wii U Virtual Console. The game originally made its debut on the Nintendo 64 back in 2000 and has been a fan favourite ever since. If you have got a Nintendo 3DS then you may want to check out Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth which is 40 percent off. Here’s all the games and discounts you can get ahold off this week.

  • Virtual Console on Wii U
    • Mario Tennis – The Mushroom Kingdom’s finest hit the court in this wild multiplayer tennis game from Camelot, the talented developers behind the Golden Sun and Mario Golf games. Put some power and spin into your shots to claim victory on your own, or go head to head with up to three friends who also have the game in multiple modes.

Nintendo eShop Sales:

  • NintendoeShop on Wii U
    • The Epic Indie Sale – Own or buy one of the participating Nindie games and take 60 percent off ALL other participating games. The offer lasts until 8:59 a.m. PT on July 23. Visit http://www.nintendo.com/eshop/offers for more details.
    • Frenchy Bird is 50 percent off (reduced from $1.99 to $0.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on July 16.
    • TNT Racers – Nitro Machines Edition is 37 percent off (reduced from $7.99 to $4.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on July 23.
  • NintendoeShop on Nintendo3DS

Activities:

  • Camp Miiverse – Camp Miiverse returns this year! Running now through July 20, Camp Miiverse is a Miiverse-themed summer camp that splits Miiverse into two teams: Team Yoshi vs. Team Toad. Your Camp Miiverse guides, Tom and Amy, will invite you to participate in fun activities for games such as Splatoon, Mario Kart 8 and Animal Crossing: New Leaf. Once complete, users can post a screen shot of the finished activity to that game’s community with either a #TeamYoshi or #TeamToad hashtag. Which team will come out on top? Check out the Camp Miiverse community on Miiverse here for continuing updates.
  • Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. “Supernatural” Tournament – See how your squad stacks up online in Nintendo’s Public Tournaments. Top players earn unique titles that are visible online and earn major bragging rights with your friends and around the world! The new “Supernatural” tournament runs July 7 through July 12. Opt in via the SpotPass feature for notifications about future tournaments. Good luck, agents!

Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS:

  • New themes this week include:
    • Etrian Odyssey Untold 2: Story Theme

Permanent Price Reductions

  • NintendoeShop on Nintendo3DS
    • Pyramids 2 on Nintendo 3DS is reduced to $3.00 (from $4.99) beginning at 9 a.m. PT on July 10.

Also new this week:

Xenoblade Chronicles X Was Top Of The Japanese Digital Downloads In May

Xenoblade Chronicles X may have not made too much of a dent in the Media Create retail charts, but according to Weekly Famitsu it is doing rather well in the digital download charts. Monolith Soft’s latest JRPG managed to top the Japanese digital download charts last month, beating the likes of Minecraft and The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Here’s the most downloaded titles in Japan during last month.

  1. Xenoblade Chroniocles X (Wii U): 22,805 – 17.6%
  2. Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition (PS3): 14,750 -100%
  3. Bravely Second: End Layer (3DS) : 14,532 – 9.1%
  4. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (PS4): 11,350 – 14.4%
  5. Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (PS Vita): 10,938 – 14.8%
  6. Tropico 5 (PS4)- 10,200 – 37.0%
  7. Puzzle & Dragons: Super Mario Bros. Edition (3DS): 6,139 – 2.3%
  8. Dying Light (PS4): 4,202 – 15.6%
  9. Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth (PS Vita): 4,190 – 28.9%
  10. Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster (PS4) – 3,525 – 12.8%

Here’s This Week’s Nintendo Downloads For The United States

There’s a number of titles for the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS eShop this week. Leading the charge are Star Fox Command and Mario & Luigi Partners in Time. Both of which featured on the Nintendo DS and are now available on the Wii U Virtual Console. Never Alone is available for the Wii U shop this week and it’s a wonderful game that’s well worth checking out. Here’s all the games for this week.

Now it’s easier than ever to make your home an art studio as you learn to paint and draw, or sharpen your current skills in Art Academy: Home Studio. (Photo: Business Wire)

  • NintendoeShop on Wii U
    • Art Academy: Home Studio – Now it’s easier than ever to make your home an art studio as you learn to paint and draw, or sharpen your current skills. Follow along with 30 new art lessons, and create your own masterpieces using the Wii U GamePad controller. Share works of art via Miiverse, and even upload time-lapse videos of your creations to YouTube. If you have the Art Academy: SketchPad software on your Wii U system, you’ll get $4.00 off when you buy Art Academy: Home Studio. To take advantage of this offer, visit the Nintendo eShop on Wii U.
    • Never Alone (Kisima Ingitchuna) – Never Alone is an atmospheric puzzle platformer developed in collaboration with the Iñupiat, an Alaska Native people, drawn from a traditional story that has been shared across generations. Available exclusively in the Wii U version of the Never Alone game, collect more than 20 in-game Cultural Artifacts that feature beautiful high-resolution images and compelling background information drawn from the collections of the Smithsonian Institution. Click here to view a trailer for the game.
    • Shiftlings – Control two adorably dimwitted space janitors in this quirky puzzle platformer. You must shift size and weight between the two cosmic custodians, who are conjoined by an air hose, to avoid dangerous traps and fix problems before disaster strikes. Play on your own or with a friend locally through the zaniest locations in the known (and unknown) universe. Click here to view a trailer for the game.
  • Virtual Console on Wii U
    • Star Fox Command – An evil has emerged from the planet Venom, and now Fox McCloud and his elite team of pilots must reunite to defend the Lylat system from a massive invasion. Plot strategic flight paths on the touch screen as you soar through a story that features nine different endings and popular characters like Falco Lombardi and Krystal.
    • Mario & Luigi: Partners in Time – In this quest of lunatic proportions, Mario and Luigi team up with none other than … their younger selves! Originally appearing on the Nintendo DS system, control both sets of brothers at once in this intriguing (and hilarious) action RPG that leads you beyond the Mushroom Kingdom. Explore Mario’s world across space and time as you take down the evil alien invaders, the Shroobs!

Nintendo eShop Sales:

  • NintendoeShop on Wii U
    • Baila Latino is 33 percent off (reduced from $29.90 to $19.90) until 8:59 a.m. PT on July 14.
    • Puzzle Monkeys is 50 percent off (reduced from $2.99 to $1.49) until 8:59 a.m. PT on July 23.
    • Stone Shire is 50 percent off (reduced from $7.99 to $3.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Aug. 1.

Activities:

  • Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. “Global Cup 2” Tournament – See how your Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. squad stacks up online in Nintendo’s Public Tournaments. Top players earn unique titles that are visible online and earn major bragging rights with their friends and around the world. The new “Global Cup 2” tournament runs from June 25 to July 1. Opt in via the SpotPass feature on your Nintendo 3DS family system for notifications on future tournaments, and click here for more information about multiplayer tournaments. Good luck, agents!

Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS:

  • New themes this week include:
    • Comic Workshop 2: My Workshop
    • Harvest Moon: Chicken
    • Harvest Moon: Cow
    • Harvest Moon: Dog
    • Harvest Moon: Horse
    • Harvest Moon: Theme Bundle

Price reduction:

Also new this week:

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

Wondering which games you will be able to get your hands on this week via the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U eShop in the United States? Well, Nintendo of America has you covered. You’ll be able to play Dr Mario: Miracle Cure on the Nintendo 3DS as that is due to be released today on the eShop and if you fancy Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl is 50 percent off. Here’s all the games that are available for download this week on the eShop.

  • NintendoeShop on Nintendo3DS
    • Dr. Mario: Miracle Cure – Nine out of 10 doctors agree … Dr. Mario: Miracle Cure won’t cure any real-life illnesses. But it is a really fun new puzzle game. Play classic style, Dr. Luigi style or, in Virus Buster mode, use new power-ups called Miracle Cures that will have you and your friends wiping out those pesky viruses.
  • NintendoeShop on Wii U and Nintendo3DS
    • LEGO Jurassic World – Get ready for an adventure 65 million bricks in the making when the LEGO Jurassic World game arrives on Wii U and Nintendo 3DSon June 12. Click here to view a trailer for the game.
  • Virtual Console on Wii U
    • Harvest Moon: Friends of Mineral Town – A neglected farm has been passed down to you, and its fate now rests in your capable hands. Take over the reins of life, and create your own pastoral adventure. Plant and harvest crops, raise farm animals and start a family!

Nintendo eShop Sales:

Price reduction:

Also new this week: