Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World will let players explore a world of yarn in this week’s Nintendo eShop update.
It is certainly a busy week with Bomberman ’94 and Gradius releasing on the Wii U Virtual Console service, Minecraft Wii U Edition adding a new Villains Skin Pack, and several releases across both Wii U and Nintendo 3DS.
Permanent Price Drops (Wii U)
- Defense Dome, Hullbreach Studios – £1.39 (€1.49), previously £1.79 (€1.99)
- SDK Spriter, Hullbreach Studios – £8.99 (€9.99), previously £10.50 (€12.50)
Special Offers (Wii U)
- Citadale, Nitrolic Games – £2.24 (€2.50) until 2nd March 2017, normally £4.99 (€5)
- Epic Dumpster Bear, Log Games – £2.49 (€3.24) until 8th March 2017, normally £4.99 (€6.49)
- Mortar Melon, Nitrolic Games – £2.24 (€2.50) until 2nd March 2017, normally £4.49 (€5)
- Pinball Breakout, nuGame – £4 (€5) until 2nd March 2017, normally £6 (€7)
- Plenty of Fishies, Nitrolic Games – £2.24 (€2.50) until 2nd March 2017, normally £4.49 (€5)
- Rorrim, Nitrolic Games – £2.24 (€2.50) until 2nd March 2017, normally £4.49 (€5)
- Runbow: Anime Pack, 13AM Games – £0.89 (€0.99) until 16th February 2017, normally £1.79 (€1.99)
- Runbow: Extra Val-Hue Bundle, 13AM Games – £5.39 (€5.99) until 16th February 2017, normally £10.79 (€11.99)
- Runbow: New Costumes and Music Bundle, 13AM Games – £2.95 (€3.24) until 16th February 2017, normally £5.89 (€6.49)
- Runbow: Professionals Pack, 13AM Games – £0.89 (€0.99) until 16th February 2017, normally £1.79 (€1.99)
- Runbow: Satura’s Space Adventure, 13AM Games – £2.95 (€3.24) until 16th February 2017, normally £5.89 (€6.49)
- Runbow: Steampunk Pack, 13AM Games – £0.89 (€0.99) until 16th February 2017, normally £1.79 (€1.99)
- Runbow: Winter Pack, 13AM Games – £1.39 (€1.49) until 16th February 2017, normally £2.69 (€2.99)
- Steel Rivals, nuGAME – £4 (€5) until 2nd March 2017, normally £5.99 (€6.99)
- Word Party, Lightwood Games – £7.49 (€7.99) until 23rd February 2017, normally £14.99 (€15.99)
Permanent Price Drop (3DS)
- Hyperlight EX, CatfishBlues Games – £4.59 (€4.99), previously £4.99 (€5.49)
Special Offers (3DS)
- Alien on the Run, Joindots – £3.35 (€3.99) until 16th February 2017, normally £4.19 (€4.99)
- Crollors Game Pack, Nvriezen – £0.93 (€0.99) until 2nd March 2017, normally £1.39 (€1.49)
- Crazy Construction, Joindots – £3.99 (€5.59) until 16th February 2017, normally £4.99 (€6.99)
- Epic Word Search Holiday Special, Lightwood Games – £2.99 (€3.99) until 23rd February 2017, normally £5.99 (€7.99)
- Power Disc Slam, Chequered Cow Games – £3.99 (€4.39) until 16th February 2017, normally £4.99 (€5.49)
- Splat The Difference, Lightwood Games – £3.60 (€4) until 9th February 2017, normally £4.50 (€5)
Virtual Console (Wii U)
- Bomberman ’94, Konami – £6.29 (€6.99)
Bomberman has arrived to restore peace on the planet, which has been split into five parts by an evil hand. In addition to the nine members of the Bomber Family, the character Rooi shows up to lend a hand. Jump on the Eggs that appear from destroyed Soft Blocks and you can ride one of five types of Rooi. Each Rooi has different special abilities–use them well and you’ll ride to victory. If you own this title on your Wii, perform a system transfer from your Wii to your Wii U to receive a special upgrade price.
- Gradius, Konami – £6.29 (€6.99)
You are the last hope of the gentle people of Gradius. You’ve just lifted off to confront the all-out attack of the amoeboid Bacterions. Your hyper-space fighter is armed with the greatest arsenal in the galaxy. Air-to-surface and double beam laser cannons for incredible firepower. Powerful force fields for protection. Time and space warps for fleeing the dimension. You’ll need it all just to survive. Because at the heart of the Bacterion Empire lies the Xaerous Superfortress – the nerve center of the all-knowing, all-seeing Bacterion Bio-Computer. It’s a duel to the death, while the entire galaxy watches, waits, and hopes!
Wii U Add-On Content
- Minecraft: Wii U Edition – Villains Skin Pack, Mojang – £1.59 (€1.99)
Wii U Download Software
- Brick Race, RCMADIAX – £1.39 (€1.49)
Time to RACE! In Brick Race quickly turn left or right to dodge traffic and collect a HIGH SCORE! Easy pick-up and play action that everyone can enjoy. Endless fun on the go! Grab a high-score, then share it on Miiverse with the community to see how it stacks up.
- Color Cubes, RCMADIAX – £1.39 (€1.49)
Switch or stay – that’s how you play this game! Tap the touch screen to switch the color boxes, or keep them the way they are. You must act quickly as the game gets faster and faster. Endless fun for everyone!
- Koi DX, CIRCLE Entertainment – £3.89 (€3.99)
Koi reflects a tranquil and mesmerizing experience as you embark on an introspective journey through the lens of a lone koi fish separated from its owner and is the last hope for purifying waters polluted by mankind. It’s up to you to turn the tide and guide the koi through eight artfully rendered stages that will take you into the murky as well as enchanting waters, deep below the surface. Search and activate the hiding small fish, bring the small fish to open the flowers with the same color. The wandering black fish should be avoided once encountered. Once all flowers are opened, the black fish will be purified.
- Shadow Archer, Ultra Dolphin Rev – £2.69 (€2.99)
You are Shadow, a skilled archer of the realm. You must survive hordes of creatures by defeating them with your trusty crossbow. Find power-ups to defeat even tougher enemies! Power-ups will aid you in your survival against the ever spawning creatures of the realm! Arrows are limited, so make every shot count in this challenging, retro inspired, arcade styled game! So shoot, score, and survive in SHADOW ARCHER!
- Star Splash: Shattered Star, Snails Animation – £2.99 (€3.49)
The celestial Mother Star brought balance to the planet for millennia. But because of an evil creature, it is now shattered into thousands of pieces. A courageous dolphin must find the pieces to reconstitute the Mother Star and defeat evil to prevent world devastation!
3DS Download Software
- Legna Tactica, Kemco – £8.99 (€9.99)
Save the Kingdom through tactical battles! Strategy is the only key to victory! In the lands of Feyzum, where the Kingdom of Legna is drawn into the chaos of battle against the Empire of Izmoot, Leck and his friends Miana and Astar are engaged in field training as trainee soldiers. However, they know nothing of the inescapable destiny that awaits them… Legna Tactica is a full-scale strategy RPG with an orthodox system where players can choose party members to join turn-based tactical battles on isometric grid. Not only the game features multiple endings based on the player choices during the story, but also titles to achieve and engaging skill tree system to customize characters as you like! It is time to witness the fate of the lands of Feyzum!
- Lifespeed, Wee Man Studios, Wee Man Studios – £4.99 (€5.99)
Lifespeed is the ultimate race for survival. Battle your galactic opponents while flying at high speed through exciting tunnels. Your planet needs you! One thousand years ago a Great War threatened to engulf the galaxy. The United Government was formed to stop the impending Armageddon. Now there is a new genocide called Lifespeed. Instead of war, disputes about resources and survival are settled on the track. Each rider is forced to compete for their planet’s survival and for the chance to become Archon. You are Cypher Reid.
- Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World, Nintendo – £34.99 (€39.99)
Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World is an adventure game set in a world of yarn. Poochy Pups also appear for the first time. These little helpers jump on suspicious spots to indicate where you should look for secrets and collectables.
- Punch Club, tinyBuild Games – £8.99 (€9.99)
Train hard, fight crocodiles and find love. Earn your place in the Punch Club ranks, and discover who brutally murdered your father, in this choose your own adventure boxing management tycoon.