It’s Xenoblade Chronicles 3D and Affordable Space Adventures that lead this week’s Nintendo Download for North America.
Wii U’s Virtual Console sees the addition of Nintendo DS software WarioWare: Touched! and Yoshi Touch & Go, whereas free-to-start Pokémon Rumble World, Etrian Mystery Dungeon and Runny Egg see release on Nintendo 3DS.
Elsewhere there are special offers and price reductions to take advantage of – Ubisoft’s Watch_Dogs seeing the most significant drop down to $29.99.
Special Offers (Wii U)
* EnjoyUp Games: 99Moves, 99Seconds and Abyss from EnjoyUp Games are on sale until 7th May 2015.
* Tetrobot & Co: 70 percent off (reduced from $9.99 to $2.99) until 12th April 2015.
Price Reduction (Wii U)
* LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment – now $29.99, previously $39.99
* Tri-Strip, Form Up Studios – now $1.49, previously $1.99
* Watch_Dogs, Ubisoft – now $29.99, previously $59.99
Special Offers (3DS)
* Heavy Fire: Special Operations 3D: 80 percent off (reduced from $4.99 to $0.99) until 23rd April 2015.
* Joindots: 3D MahJongg, Gardenscapes, Jewel Match 3 and more games from Joindots are on sale until 23rd April 2015.
* Snow Moto Racing 3D: 50 percent off (reduced from $7.99 to $3.99) until 16th April 2015.
* WRC Official Game of the FIA World Rally Championship: 42 percent off (reduced from $34.99 to $20) until 16th April 2015.
Price Reduction (3DS)
* LEGO Ninjago: Nindroids, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment – now $19.99, previously $29.99
Virtual Console (Wii U)
* WarioWare: Touched!, Nintendo – $9.99
In this Nintendo DS classic, Wario and his friends have prepared more than 180 microgames that will test your skills using the Wii U GamePad controller’s touch screen and built-in microphone. You can replay any microgame, top your best score or sort through souvenirs and characters in the Games area.
* Yoshi Touch & Go, Nintendo – $9.99
Help Baby Mario and Yoshi get past airborne and grounded enemies as they attempt to reach the delivery stork. Set new records as you trek through Yoshi’s Island, and you may even encounter Baby Luigi and other Yoshis who need your help. Master your actions by using the touch screen on the GamePad!
Wii U Download Software
* Affordable Space Adventures, KnapKnok Games – $19.99
Affordable Space Adventures lets you enjoy all the thrills and excitement of space exploration on a budget. Thanks to Uexplore’s guaranteed promises of comfort, fun and safety, you and your friends will be able to fly the newest Small Craft line of affordable spaceships into the fabulous alien planet of Spectaculon.
3DS HOME Menu Themes
* Xenoblade Chronicles 3D: Mechonis, Nintendo – TBC
* Xenoblade Chronicles 3D: Monado, Nintendo – TBC
New 3DS Download Software
* Xenoblade Chronicles 3D, Nintendo – $39.99
Take up arms against an invading army in this remake of the acclaimed Wii RPG, playable only on the New Nintendo 3DS XL system. Explore landscapes and beat down foes in battles that blend real-time action with RPG strategy. Exclusive features make Xenoblade Chronicles 3D the best way to learn the truth behind the mythical sword, the Monado. Xenoblade Chronicles 3D will be available on April 10th.
3DS Download Software
* Etrian Mystery Dungeon, ATLUS – $39.99
Far off in the mountains, the small village of Aslarga becomes a hub for adventurers looking for fame and fortune in the Mystery Dungeons. But dire challenges await even the most stalwart adventurers in Etrian Mystery Dungeon, a turn-based action RPG roguelike developed by ATLUS and Spike Chunsoft. Now you can expand on your Etrian Mystery Dungeon experiences in-game and out: get the special Nintendo 3DS HOME theme for only 99 cents, and download all five DLC packs for free until May 5th!
* Pokémon Rumble World, Nintendo – Free
Pokémon Rumble World is an action-packed adventure that’s free to download! Battle and collect more than 700 Toy Pokémon, including some that Mega Evolve. Travel on a hot-air balloon and battle in 18 different areas with more than 80 stages. The more Toy Pokémon you collect, the more ways you have to defeat Toy Pokémon you’re facing.
* Runny Egg, Tom Create – $1.99
Take control of an egg with legs and run as fast as you can through a course littered with dangers to reach the egg stand at the end! Duck and dodge your way through each stage, avoiding collisions that will damage and eventually break your shell and spoil the egg! Reach the goal as quickly as possible and without breaking the egg’s shell!