Nintendo Download list: 30th January 2014 (North America)

The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past at last becomes available through Wii U’s Virtual Console service, as part of this week’s Nintendo Download list.

Elsewhere, the Super Indie Sale will entice Wii U owners to purchase some of the greatest to have hit the Nintendo eShop at discounted pricing, whilst ARC STYLE: Solitaire, Castle Clout 3D and Touch Battle Tank 3D 2 become available on 3DS.

The full list is as follows:

Special Offers
* Ohno Odyssey, Big John Games – $3.99
Ohno Odyssey is a physics-based, action-puzzle game that challenges players to guide the stranded Ohno aliens through gravity-defying stages as they roll on rails, jump and smash through obstacles, and zoom their way to the escape pod for safety. Starting today download Ohno Odyssey from the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS for $3.99 until 9 a.m. PT on Feb. 20.

* Super Indie Sale
Own or purchase one of five participating titles at regular price to get 60 percent off all other participating titles! Participating titles include: Spin the Bottle: Bumpie’s Party, Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams, Mighty Switch Force! Hyper Drive Edition, Toki Tori 2+ or BIT.TRIP Presents… Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien. This offer is valid from 9 a.m. PT on Jan. 30 until 9 a.m. PT on Feb. 13.

Virtual Console (Wii U)
* The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, Nintendo – $7.99
Return to an age of magic and heroes! When an evil magician named Agahnim begins kidnapping young maidens in Hyrule in a quest to break the imprisoning seal on Ganon, a young boy named Link is called upon to stop him. Link must venture into twisting mazes, dungeons, palaces and shadowy forests as he searches for the maidens and Princess Zelda. Traversing both Light and Dark Worlds, he must navigate eight dark dungeons, fighting evil enemies and huge bosses. Help our hero prevent Ganon and Agahnim from shattering Hyrule forever. Whether you are a young knight, a heroine-in-training or a seasoned warrior, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past will delight!

Virtual Console (3DS)
* Mario Bros., Nintendo – $4.99
Mario and Luigi are doing some underground plumbing when all sorts of strange creatures come flying out of the pipes. Help the two brothers clear stages by collecting coins and avoiding getting hit by enemies. Crabs, turtles, and fighter flies must be cleared out by jumping underneath the platform they step on and then kicking them away. But beware! Just when you think you got rid of them, they come back for more! Play alone or with a friend. Either way, this is one underground classic you will want to play time and time again.

3DS Download Software
* ARC STYLE: Solitaire, Arc System Works – $2.99
In ARC STYLE: Solitaire, you will be able to enjoy the most popular of all solitaire card games which can be played alone, Klondike, and the easy-to-understand game Monte Carlo, loved by young and old alike. Choose whether you wish to play on the 3D screen or the Touch Screen, and enjoy solitaire with as much challenge or help as you’d like, thanks to helpful features like undo, hints, and the ability to save and return to your games later.

* Castle Clout 3D, Teyon – $4.99
Crush and destroy enemies with your powerful trebuchet in this vivid 3D edition of the popular Castle Clout game! Only you can unite the empire across the Forest, Frost, Desert, Jungle and Burning Lands and save the kingdom from the Darkness. Boulders, bombs and more blaze through the air to batter walls and topple foes. Choose your weapon and ammo, and release at the right angle to maximize the damage you inflict. Immersive 3D and stunning painted backgrounds plunge you into the action! Conquer over 150 levels, and expand your battle with the “hot seat” multiplayer mode.

* Touch Battle Tank 3D 2, Agetec – $4.99
This time, there are two types of tanks–the attack tank with its powerful offensive capabilities, and the defense tank with its impregnable defenses. The attack tank improves upon the original charge shot with the ultimate weapon–the super charge shot. It cuts a swath of devastation through any armor. The defense tank features a shield that bounces back any attack.

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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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