Nintendo eShop Update: 30th March 2017 (North America)

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Snake Pass slithers in to headline this week’s Nintendo eShop update in North America, joined on Nintendo Switch by Neo Geo classic Metal Slug.

Pikmin 2 scurries onto the Wii U Virtual Console service with the console welcoming Cube Life: Pixel Action Heroes and Miko Mole.

New Nintendo 3DS adds Four Bombs from RCMADIAX, while Nintendo 3DS welcomes Brave Dungeon, Kung Fu Fight and SubaraCity.

Nintendo eShop Sales

Great deals this week include Punch Club, Gourmet Dream and several more! Check out the full list of deals on Nintendo 3DS and Wii U available this week on Nintendo of America’s website.

Nintendo Switch Download Software

ACA NEOGEO Metal Slug, Hamster Corporation – $7.99
Metal Slug is the original entry in one of the most famous action game series ever released. It was originally released by SNK in 1996. Players control Marco and Tarma who belong to the Special Forces team known as the Peregrine Falcon Squad. They fight to defeat General Donald Morden, in an effort to take back their stolen weapon known as the Metal Slug. Players can utilize various weapons and vehicles such as the Metal Slug to sway the fight in their favor.

Snake Pass, Sumo Digital – $19.99
A unique physics-based puzzle platform game, Snake Pass challenges players to think like a snake as they tackle precarious puzzles as only a snake can. Slither through long grass, coil around bamboo and climb out of trouble in the latest game from award-winning independent studio Sumo Digital.

Virtual Console (Wii U)

Pikmin 2 (Wii), Nintendo – $19.99
In this Wii version of the classic Nintendo GameCube sequel, Captain Olimar and his sidekick, Louie, travel to a strange alien world on a mission to pay an employer’s debt. Command squads of Pikmin to help locate valuable treasures, explore mysterious environments and battle pesky enemies along the way. Strategy is key when choosing which Pikmin to deploy for any given task.

Wii U Download Software

Cube Life: Pixel Action Heroes, Cypronia – $6.99
Cube Life: Pixel Action Heroes is the most complex shooting game for the Wii U. Play as an iconic action hero from the 80s in a fully destructible block-building world. Become a FPS level designer! Create your own map, share with friends, let them try it out, and get their feedback.

Miko Mole, EnsenaSoft – $5
Miko Mole features charismatic Miko with a passion for shiny gems, who is on a mission to become master thief by collecting enough diamonds on each level to open its exit to progress.

New 3DS Download Software

Four Bombs, RCMADIAX – $1.49
Watch your mark with Four Bombs! Carefully scan the mine field for bombs by learning a common pattern among surrounding spaces. Find all 4 bombs and win – levels randomly generated for endless fun!

3DS Download Demo

Mercenaries Saga 3, CIRCLE Entertainment – Free
Mercenaries Saga 3 is a tactical RPG set in a fantasy world. Battles take place on an isometric grid, requiring you to move characters and take advantage of terrain in order to be successful.

3DS Download Software

Brave Dungeon, Inside System – $5
Brave Dungeon is a dungeon crawling RPG adventure by indie games company Inside System, creators of the Legend of Dark Witch series. Brave Dungeon features an easy to pick up combat system for new players. However, it also has many customization options, unique playable characters, and deep challenges for the completionist.

Kung Fu Fight, Nostatic Software – $1.99
Fight the bad guys, save the girl – you know the drill! Relentless old-school action as you run, jump and fight your way through your quest of rescue and revenge.

SubaraCity, CIRCLE Entertainment – $3.99
SubaraCity is a city making puzzle game. That is played by tapping blocks that are the same color. The buildings on the blocks can combine into bigger ones when connected. The rule is very simple but truly deeper on the inside. Your little decision will lead the city’s future in just a moment. Develop your city bigger and bigger to make a SubaraCity!

3DS HOME Menu Themes

Runbow: Bowhemoth Theme
Runbow: Music Theme
Runbow: Satura Theme
Runbow Theme
Runbow Theme Bundle

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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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