This week’s Nintendo eShop update is a slam dunk, with Mario Hoops 3-on-3 and Donkey Kong: Jungle Beat releasing on the Wii U Virtual Console service.
Great deals this week include Elliot Quest, Olympia Rising and Word Party, plus several more. Check out the full list of deals on Nintendo 3DS and Wii U available this week on Nintendo’s website.
Virtual Console (Wii U)
- Donkey Kong Jungle Beat (Wii), Nintendo – $19.99
Take control of Donkey Kong with the Wii Remote and Nunchuk controllers as you swing, swim and battle against the fiercest jungle beasts to prove your worth. Earn combo multipliers by collecting bananas as you explore volcano caves, snowy peaks and fantastic skyscapes. Friendly animal pals can offer hints or a ride across the jungle.
- Mario Hoops 3-on-3 (Nintendo DS), Nintendo – $9.99
It’s a whole new ball game when the superstars from the Mushroom Kingdom and some special guests throw down on the court. Use the touch screen on the Wii U GamePad controller to execute tricky dribbles, special passes and sweet shots in this fun Nintendo DS basketball game. Collect coins for extra points. The highest score wins at the sound of the buzzer.
Wii U Download Software
- Gravity+, Nitrolic Games – $7
Gravity+ is a puzzle game suitable for all ages. You play a small robot on a space station and you have to find your way through a maze to the exit. You are able to manipulate gravity to make your way through traps and hazards. The game features over two dozen stages, various challenges, online high scores, stamps and Miiverse support. Gravity+ also has a level editor you can download to make your own creations!
- Pinball Breakout, nuGAME – $7
Pinball Breakout is a breakout game for one or two players combining game mechanics from a traditional breakout game and a flipper game. Play single player and aim for a high score or two player mode competing against a friend.
- Twisted Fusion, Leuvsion – $5
Three friends are transported to a strange world unlike our own. Surrounded by strange creatures and even stranger locals, Cora and her friends have only their wits and a brace of water guns to rely upon! Luckily for our plucky trio of outlanders, the water found in this curious new land possesses mysterious qualities; transforming their ordinary water guns into powerful weapons.
3DS Add-On Content
- Hyrule Warriors Legends: A Link Between Worlds Pack, Nintendo
By purchasing and downloading this new content, you get access to new playable characters Ravio and Yuga, a new Lorule Map, new outfits and an Adventure Mode map based on The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds game. You can also purchase a Season Pass for $14.99, which grants you access to the A Link Between Worlds pack and all three previously released DLC packs at a discounted price.
3DS Download Software
- Ice Station Z, Wobbly Tooth – $3.99
After a strange virus spreads across an Arctic island you are left alone to survive. Scavenge for food, drink, medical supplies, weapons, ammunition, clothes, fuel and other useful equipment. Find shelters, vehicles and other interesting locations to help you survive during day and night. Features Single Player, Local Play and Internet Multiplayer (Worldwide with anyone plus Game Chat). Go scavenging, fishing and hunting with friends or alone, it’s up to you how you survive.
- Mario Party: Star Rush, Nintendo – $39.99
Think fast and have a blast with a variety of ways to party on the go or on the couch with Mario, Toad and more classic characters from the Mushroom Kingdom. It’s always your turn as you and up to three friends roll the dice, roam the board and recruit fan-favorite allies. The bigger your party, the faster you’ll earn stars and coins in frantic mini-games. It’s instant fun for everyone.
- Mario Party: Star Rush – Party Guest Edition, Nintendo – Free
Mario and friends invite you to be their party guest! Think fast and have a blast in this free version of the multiplayer portion of the Mario Party Star Rush game. Just download this for free in Nintendo eShop on your Nintendo 3DS family system, connect with a player who has the full version of the game, and enjoy all multiplayer modes with up to four players.
- Unlucky Mage, KEMCO – $9.99
The various powers across the Adamantia continent have long fought one with another in an effort to gain supreme control over the vast regions of land- each ruler and monarch thinking of none but themselves and leeching mercilessly off the labor of those citizens within their borders…
But that all begins to change when an untrusting young mage named Jasper, living isolated from society, finds himself involved in a chain of events that is sure to go down in history as the greatest story ever told!