Nintendo Download: 5th March 2015 (Europe)

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Roll7’s OlliOlli leads this week’s Nintendo Download for Europe courtesy of Curve Digital, who bring the game’s addictive mixture of tricking and grinding to Wii U and Nintendo 3DS as a cross-buy promotion for the first time.

Wii U’s other additions are Culture Brain’s Flying Dragon: The Secret Scroll and Kung-Fu Heroes striking Virtual Console, as well as RCMADIAX’s collaborative Blok Drop X Twisted Fusion.

It’s a strong week for the 3DS otherwise, with more tracks for Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call accompanied by Cooking Mama: Bon Appétit, Gardening Mama: Forest Friends, League of Heroes and Proun+.

Special Offers (Wii U)
* Master Reboot, Wales Interactive – £4.99 (€5.99) until 1st April 2015, normally £9.99 (€11.99)
* Tengami, Nyamyam – £3.49 (€3.99) until 12th March 2015, normally £6.99 (€7.99)

Special Offers (3DS)
* Wakedas, CIRCLE Entertainment – £1.79 (€1.99) until 26th March 2015, normally £2.50 (€2.99)
* Witch & Hero, CIRCLE Entertainment – £1.79 (€1.99) until 26th March 2015, normally £3.60 (€4)
* World Conqueror 3D, CIRCLE Entertainment – £3.59 (€3.99) until 26th March 2015, normally £4.29 (€4.99)

Virtual Console (Wii U)
* Flying Dragon: The Secret Scroll, Culture Brain – £3.49 (€4.99)
In a remote region of China, wise martial arts teacher Juan is attacked, and robbed of his precious scrolls. When his apprentice Ryuhi learns that the gang responsible is taking part in the World Tournament of Contact Sports, he vows to avenge his master and retrieve the scrolls. Flying Dragon: The Secret Scroll is a unique mix of platformer and fighting game. Battle your way to the next round of the tournament through side-scrolling action sections, and then defeat your opponents in the ring using a range of defensive and offensive moves. This is the US version of the game.

* Kung-Fu Heroes, Culture Brain – £3.49 (€4.99)
Kung-Fu Heroes is a comical action game starring Jacky and Lee; two martial arts masters who must save a princess and retrieve treasure when monsters attack their land. Battle your way through eight castles, each with four stages, packed with traps, enemies and obstacles. Search the stones and rocks within the levels to reveal bonus stages and maybe even shortcuts to other castles. Only your quick wits and reflexes will see you through to the final castle, and to secure the princess’s safety. This is the US version of the game.

Wii U Download Software
* Blok Drop X Twisted Fusion, RCMADIAX – £2.69 (€2.99)
Blok Drop X Twisted Fusion mixes a fantasy world with physics based puzzle mechanics to create an entirely new adventure. Guide the “GoGo” to safety by destroying the nearby enemies and clearing the gameboards of all remaining “bloks”. 50 levels in all to be unlocked make this adventure a challenging one even for seasoned puzzle fanatics.

* OlliOlli, Curve Digital – £6.79 (€8.49) until 19th March 2015, normally £7.99 (€9.99)
OlliOlli mixes addictive one-life gameplay with over 120 tricks and grinds across 50 deviously crafted levels, 250 Challenges, Spots Mode and Daily Grind. Not enough for you? Complete all challenges to unlock the super skilful RAD Mode! Rack up the biggest and coolest combos along the way then time your landing to perfection to rule the leader-boards. Compete across the world in all modes to get the highest scores on every Level and Spot. Daily Grind gives you 24 hours to challenge the world at a randomly selected Spot. You can practice as many times as you like, but you only get one chance to set your score. Just don’t slam on your face… (you will slam on your face!)

Users who download the game on Wii U can download the Nintendo 3DS version for free, and vice versa, providing the systems are linked with the same Nintendo Network ID.

3DS Add-on Content
* Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call: Apoplexy (BMS), Square Enix – £0.89 (€0.99)
* Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call: Assault (BMS), Square Enix – £0.89 (€0.99)
* Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call: Battle with Magnus (BMS), Square Enix – £0.89 (€0.99)
* Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call: Beat Them Up! (BMS), Square Enix – £0.89 (€0.99)
* Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call: Hills of Radiant Winds (BMS), Square Enix – £0.89 (€0.99)
* Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call: Into the Thick of It (FMS), Square Enix – £0.89 (€0.99)

3DS Download Software
* Best of Casual Games, Bigben Interactive – £19.99 (€24.99)
Finally! Best of Casual Games combines all of the fun of Zuma, Hidden Object, Match-3 and time management games in a single, explosive package! Collect hundreds of puzzle pieces while finishing forty levels with different degrees of difficulty.

* Cooking Mama: Bon Appétit, Nintendo – £24.99 (€29.99)
Cook up everything from the everyday to the exotic with 60 recipes, including toasted sandwiches, mozzarella Salisbury steaks, Lobster Thermidor and more. Intuitive controls make cooking easy for everyone: just slice, mix, grill and flip with the stylus to see your dish come together before your eyes. And don’t worry if you make a mistake: Mama will fix it! If you relish a challenge, jump out of the frying pan and into the Cooking Dojo, where it’s high-steaks action all the time: with no on-screen instructions to help you, one slip-up and you’re toast! Get friends and family together for a heated cooking battle in the fun-packed multiplayer mode, where up to four players can go head-to-head in 15 minigames available right from the start. Even better, you only need one copy of the game between you, so it’s a piece of cake to get playing! The fun isn’t just limited to the kitchen: feed hungry kittens, harvest vegetables, serve customers in Mama’s shop and more, in over 30 lively minigames. Pick out fresh outfits for Mama from a range of colourful headscarves and aprons, and customise her house to match your taste with a range of decorations. Look out for exclusive items distributed via SpotPass that are sure to spice things up.

* Gardening Mama: Forest Friends, Nintendo – £24.99 (€29.99)
In Gardening Mama: Forest Friends on Nintendo 3DS and 2DS, wield your gardening tools with your Nintendo 3DS stylus and grow more than 50 different plants in the garden of your dreams. Together with Mama, turn an empty piece of land into a garden brimming with fresh and healthy produce, completing fun minigames while planning your garden strategy and delivering your crops to six different shops owned by your animal friends. Expand your garden by earning rewards such as new varieties of seeds, flower bulbs and trees, so you can help your friends grow their businesses by selling specific crops to keep their customers coming back for more. As each of the shops rises in rank, you can earn shopping tickets that can be spent on one of over 100 items to decorate your garden, such as fences, fountains and even pets. So to help your woodland friends and create your perfect garden in the process, make sure to plan ahead when choosing the best crops for success! Exclusive items for your garden will also be made available via SpotPass after launch, so keep an eye out for further fun customisation ideas.

* Hollywood Fame: Hidden Object Adventure, Bigben Interactive – £19.99 (€24.99)
Your dream finally comes true: becoming a major Hollywood star! Unfortunately, not everything goes according to plan… Play as Jess Mallory, a young woman seemingly blessed by luck, who needs you and your powers of observation to make a place for herself under the Hollywood sun. Dive into the world of stars and overcome the challenges you face: lots of hidden object games, mini-games and achievements to win.

* Music on: Electric Guitar, Abylight – £1.89 (€1.99)
The coolest Electric Guitar in your pocket! Transform your Nintendo 3DS into the most incredible electric guitar and your stylus into a pick. Experience how easy it’s to play your favourite songs, even if music isn’t your thing! Aside from the +950 chord catalogue that you can see and hear, and an unbelievable real sound, you also have 3 pedal effects: Distortion, Flanger & Delay, a special screen for melodies and 32 chord short-cuts.

* League of Heroes, Gamelion – £3.59 (€3.99)
“Become a true hero and save the villagers of Frognest!” Hack, slash and pummel your way through the endless Frognest Forest! Kit out your character with numerous armour and weaponry options – then design the best strategy to defeat your enemies! Earn experience, discover treasure and unlock a slew of cool items, including magic! Complete 60+ daunting quests and earn valuable silver coins! Immerse yourself in spectacular 2D visuals and awesome animations! In League of Heroes, you can enjoy changing weather and time-of-day effects! You’ll experience thunderstorms, cloudy skies, fog, night-time and much more!

* OlliOlli, Curve Digital – £6.79 (€8.49) until 19th March 2015, normally £7.99 (€9.99)
OlliOlli mixes addictive one-life gameplay with over 120 tricks and grinds across 50 deviously crafted levels, 250 Challenges, Spots Mode and Daily Grind. Not enough for you? Complete all challenges to unlock the super skilful RAD Mode! Rack up the biggest and coolest combos along the way then time your landing to perfection to rule the leader-boards. Compete across the world in all modes to get the highest scores on every Level and Spot. Daily Grind gives you 24 hours to challenge the world at a randomly selected Spot. You can practice as many times as you like, but you only get one chance to set your score. Just don’t slam on your face… (you will slam on your face!)

Users who download the game on Nintendo 3DS can download the Wii U version for free, and vice versa, providing the systems are linked with the same Nintendo Network ID.

* Proun+, Engine Software – £4.50 (€4.99) until 19th March 2015, normally £5.39 (€5.99)
In Proun+ you guide a ball racing along a pipe while dodging obstacles. 5 different speeds from Relaxed to Speed of Light mean this game is suitable for both casual and hardcore gamers, so anyone can enjoy it. The levels are accompanied by great jazz-rock music specially written for Proun+. Make no mistake – this game is visually great but will be the hardest challenge of your life at top speed!

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After starting out with a Yellow Game Boy and a copy of Donkey Kong Land, Alex once hid in his room to play The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time one Christmas. Now he shares his thoughts on Nintendo Insider, keeping track of everything to do with Nintendo.

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