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Here’s The Week’s North American Nintendo Downloads

Nintendo of America has revealed precisely which games Nintendo fans can get their hands on this week. There’s a number of titles including Street Fighter Alpha 2 and Mega Man V. This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:

  • Virtual Console on Wii U
    • Street Fighter Alpha 2 – Street Fighter Alpha 2 explodes with lightning-fast game play and amazing innovations. Quick Move Reversals, Alpha Counters and the incredible Custom Combo System created a standard for all games to fight by. Neutralize opponents’ attacks with high and low Alpha Counters and execute incredible Custom Combos to create a rapid-fire assault of attacks. Previously hidden characters Dan, Akuma and Bison are joined by five fighters: Rolento, Gen, Sakura and classic favorites Dhalsim and Zangief.
  • Virtual Console on Nintendo3DS
    • Mega Man V – It’s Mega May! Every Thursday in May, a differentMega Man game will launch in the Virtual Console section of the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS. This week’s release is Mega Man V, which originally launched on the Game Boy system in 1994. During a peaceful stroll with his sister, Roll, Mega Man is confronted by a powerful robot that drops from the sky. The enemy easily defeats Mega Man, and then quickly dispatches an army of robots to conquer Earth. Waking up in Dr. Light’s laboratory, Mega Man is given a new and powerful weapon to defeat the alien invasion: the Mega Arm. Using the aid of weapon upgrades and companion assists, Mega Man blasts through waves of robotic foes to solve the mystery behind this alien attack. Click here to check out the trailer for Mega Man V.
  • NintendoeShop on Wii U
    • Swords & Soldiers – The funniest action-strategy game you’ll ever play! Command an army of Vikings in their quest to create the ultimate BBQ sauce, lead the Aztecs in defense of the Holy Pepper and build an array of explosive Chinese toys. Build your own forces and defeat your foes using berserkers, dart blowers, giant boulders, ninja monkeys (yes, ninja monkeys!) and other crazy weapons and items. Click here to check out the trailer for Swords & Soldiers.
    • Squids Odyssey – A unique mix of action and turn-based RPGs! With its colorful realm under siege, a scrappy shoal of squid heroes has no other choice but to fight back. Build your team of heroes and throw them into epic turn-based battles against corrupted crabs and shrimps. Squids Odyssey is exclusive to Wii U and includes the two original campaigns from SQUIDS and SQUIDS Wild West, as well as original content. Click here to check out the trailer.
  • NintendoeShop Sales
    • Darts Up 3D – Starting today through 9 a.m. PT on June 11, Darts Up 3D is 67 percent off in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS.
    • Classic Games Overload – For a limited time, get $10 off Classic Games Overload in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS. This offer ends at 9 a.m. PT on June 2.
    • Joindots – For a limited time, Joindots is discounting select games, including 3D MahJonggFunfair Party Games and Gardenscapesin the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS. This offer ends at 9 a.m. PT on June 5.
    • BLOK DROP U – Now through 9 a.m. PT on June 4, BLOK DROP U is 25 percent off in the Nintendo eShop on Wii U.
    • AeternoBlade – For a limited time, Aeternoblade is on sale in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS. This offer starts on May 23 and ends at 9 a.m. PT on May 26.

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16 comments

    1. Is this supposed to be some kind of figurative language or just a sad attempt at trolling?

  1. There you go again being retarted, Capcom. Where the hell is Super Street Fighter IV? And where is a new Mega Man? Oh, but surely you can re-release old games for us instead? I’m done with this company. (Not counting Monster Hunter)

    1. Not counting Dead Rising, Ace Attorney, Strider or Ducktales either. They have a lot of franchises to cater to, so cut Capcom some slack.

    2. It’s the WiiU. It’s the HD 8-16 bit machine. :/ No N64 ports, no GC ports, just old games and Indies. (Thank God for the Indies…they have made me want to play my WiiU)

  2. Aeolus, you are absolutely correct. This port is far from the arcade version and could be compared as the little brother who has down syndrome Trisomy 21 . Mongolians of unnatural decent if you will..

    1. Yes. Nintendo replaced amazing drivers with babies.
      With all Nintendo’s obsessive moderation, I wonder how they justify putting babies on a race track to be electrocuted, set on fire, and placed behind the wheel of very dangerous vehicles? But to catch a baby, you need to advertise with Babies.

  3. I’ll see what Miiverse has to say about swords&soldiers. The Squid game might be fun also. *shrugs*

    I’m glad MNN posts these releases!!!

  4. Ok, Swords & Soldiers might have me at “ninja monkeys. Turtle Tale, I will DEFINATELY look at perhaps. Viva la Tortuga! (No, I don’t know if Tortuga is a feminine or masculine noun, darn it. I don’t even do well in English!)

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