Nintendo is holding a massive sale on many popular Wii U and 3DS games on behalf of E3 week. As part of celebrations for the largest entertainment and gaming expo taking place in Los Angeles, Nintendo has offered savings of up to 30% off in the Nintendo eShop on select franchises such as Mario, The Legend of Zelda, LEGO and Yoshi. From now until June 23, 8:59 a.m. PT, fans in North America can purchase games from the eShop or via nintendo.com at a reduced price. To view the full list of titles available at discounted rates, head over to the official E3 offers page, here. Alternatively, a list of the biggest and best savings is detailed below.
Mario Wii U
- Mario Party 10 – $34.99 was $49.99
- Super Mario 3D World – $41.99 was $59.99
- New Super Mario Bros. U – $41.99 was $59.99
- Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker – $27.99 was $39.99
- Mario and Luigi: Dream Team – $27.99 was $39.99
- Mario Golf: World Tour – $20.99 was $29.99
- Mario Tennis Open – $27.99 was $39.99
- Super Mario 3D Land – $20.99 was $29.99
Zelda Wii U / 3DS
- Hyrule Warriors – $41.99 was $59.99
- The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD – $34.99 was $49.99
- The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds (3DS) – $27.99 was $39.99
- The Legend of Zelda: Minish Cap – $5.59 was $7.99
Yoshi Wii U / 3DS
- Yoshi’s New Island (3DS) – $27.99 was $39.99
- Yoshi Touch & Go – $6.99 was $9.99
- Yoshi’s Island DS – $6.99 was $9.99
- Yoshi (3DS) – $3.49 was $4.99
Nintendo of Europe / UK are also hosting a similar sale with up to 30% off on a smaller selection of titles in both the Wii U and 3DS eShops. For details on exactly which games you can get and their UK prices per platform, see the list below.
Wii U (UK prices listed)
- Hyrule Warriors – £27.99 was £39.99
- Metroid Prime Trilogy – £12.59 was £17.99
- Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones – £4.40 was £6.29
- Mario Power Tennis – £4.40 was £6.29
- Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga – £4.40 was £6.29
3DS (UK prices listed)
- The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds – £27.99 was £39.99
- Fire Emblem: Awakening – £27.99 was £39.99
- Animal Crossing: New Leaf – £24.49 was £34.99
- Star Fox 64 3D – £27.99 was £39.99
- Mario Tennis Open – £27.99 was £39.99
- Mario & Luigi Dream Team Bro – £24.49 was £34.99
- Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity – £24.49 was £34.99
- Chibi-Robo! Let’s Go, Photo! – £8.18 was £11.69
The Pokémon Company International and Nintendo announced today the upcoming release of the Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon game for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, the latest installment of the Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series that has sold more than 13 million units worldwide. Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon will be available in North America in winter 2015. Players can look forward to even greater, randomly created dungeons that change each time they enter. In Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon, players will battle alongside Legendary and Mythical Pokémon to save the world in a sweeping tale of adventure and mystery.
After the much loved Attack on Titan manga and anime series, the game was released in Japan and is now coming to North America. You can find Attack on Titan: Humanity in Chains in the Nintendo 3DS eShop on May 12th. Also, anyone who buys the game will receive a free Attack on Titan Nintendo 3DS Home theme! Unfortunately, Europe still has a delay and an unknown release date as they bumped into some copyright issues, so the game will be known as the Japanese title of ‘Shingeki no Kyojin: Humanity in Chains’ there. You can see some characters that will feature in the game in the video above, and check out the first 45 minute of gameplay to see if you fancy it. Will you be saving the date and buying this game?
With upcoming 3DS shooter IronFall: Invasion releasing in Europe this Friday, the developers behind the game have taken to Twitter to reveal they are now working towards its North American release. VD-Dev – a team of three indie developers from France – are aiming for the game to arrive in the region by the end of February. Though Nintendo of America has yet to specify a date, it’s good to know the third-person shooter will arrive shortly after its European release.
Featuring single and multiplayer modes, IronFall: Invasion will allow players free reign of the first level in a special demo for Europe. You can view the launch trailer and more information on the upcoming game in our previous article, here.
Flipnote Studio 3D is now available to download for Club Nintendo members in North America. It may have been a terribly lengthy wait for the animation app to arrive on the eShop for many, including a small hiccup last week, but Nintendo of America has updated its rewards catalogue page with a confirmation note of its release. Club Nintendo members can simply access their “to-do list” on the website to receive their free download code.
Available as a free download to Club Nintendo members in North America until June 30, 2015, Flipnote Studio 3D allows users to create three-dimensional animations, add background music and sound effects, as well as use various touchscreen drawing tools. Animations can then be shared to 3DS users over a local wireless connection, or be saved onto an SD card and shared over social media.
For Flipnote Studio 3D, please check your To-Do list to receive your download.
Nintendo of America has confirmed Flipnote Studio 3D will be available to download later this week. The 3DS app, which allows users to create three-dimensional animations and exchange them with friends, will be offered as a free download to all Club Nintendo members following its discontinuation. According to Nintendo’s US rewards catalogue page, the app will arrive in North America some time this week, with users recommended to check their “to-do” list on the site. A date has not yet been specified.
Earlier today, the US Club Nintendo site updated with a vast selection of digital games and physical goodies. Currently, the website is experiencing a high influx of traffic and is unavailable. You can check out a rundown of the physical items in our previous article, which included a Zelda: Majora’s Mask messenger bag, in the mean time. Flipnote Studio 3D will be offered as a free download to those in Europe when the new rewards scheme opens later this year.
“For Flipnote Studio 3D, please check your To-Do list to receive your download code later this week.”
Nintendo of America has just updated its Club Nintendo rewards catalogue to include a number of new physical items. Though the company is set to discontinue the members’ rewards scheme later this year, the arrival of a new month has brought a bunch of physical goodies and downloadable games. Included in the physical rewards are three poster sets for 700 coins; two of which are for Super Smash Bros and the other is a limited edition 2013 platinum poster set featuring Zelda, Luigi and Pikmin 3 posters.
Other physical rewards include a fantastic Zelda: Majora’s Mask messenger bag and a Majora’s Mask Fierce Deity Link jigsaw puzzle, both of which clock in for 800 coins. Members can also get their hands on a retro Mario t-shirt for 700 coins, a Legend of Zelda 3DS XL pouch and a set of Animal Crossing playing cards, both of which are 600 coins.
Nintendo of America has stated that quantity is limited on certain items, so be quick if you’re looking to secure any of the new physical items on the website. There’s also a vast selection of virtual console and downloadable games, including Wii Fit U, New Super Mario Bros. 2, Super Mario 3D Land, and many more. Please be aware that this is the final update for the US rewards catalogue, as stated by the company. To check out all the items and games available, visit the Club Nintendo US site, here.