Nintendo Download: December 19th (North America)

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

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There’s a good amount of content in this week’s Nintendo Download. First up, the Wii U eShop gets a decent offering of content for once! The Virtual Console gets Castlevania for the NES ($4.99), a demo of Nano Assault Neo, and Knytt Underground ($TBD). In addition, the recently revealed NES Remix was released yesterday for $14.99. On the 3DS, we get two more 3D Classics from SEGA. 3D Streets of Rage and 3D Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master are available for $5.99. The 3DS eShop also gets Crash ‘n the Boys Street Challenge for the NES ($4.99) on the Virtual Console.

Finally, there are a good amount of sales this week. In addition to the price of Little Inferno getting temporarily slashed to $4.99 — a 50% discount — Renegade Kidd has announced on Twitter that there will be 50% discounts on all of its eShop titles, both for the 3DS and the Wii U. This includes Mutant Mudds, Bomb Monkey, and more.


Dec. 19, 2013

This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:

Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS™
3D Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master – 3D Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master is the seventh of eight SEGA 3D Classics making its way to Nintendo 3DS. Use deadly weapons and lethal ninja arts to stand against hordes of bio-ninjas and save the city.

3D Streets of Rage – 3D Streets of Rage is the final of eight SEGA 3D Classics making its way to Nintendo 3DS. Now in 3D, the classic brawler 3D Streets of Rage features local multiplayer and a single-hit KO mode to help you take on the city’s crime.

Nintendo eShop on Wii U™
Nano Assault Neo – Demo Version – Stop the deadly Nanostray virus from spreading across the nano cosmos. You are one against millions in Nano Assault Neo. Try out the demo of this amazing sci-fi-themed action game.

Virtual Console™ on Wii U
Castlevania® – Step into the shadows of Castlevania, the deadliest dwelling on Earth. Make your way through six monstrous floors filled with bats, ghosts, zombies and every kind of ghoulish creature you can imagine. Use the legendary whip Vampire Killer and a host of deadly weapons to battle your way to Dracula’s chamber and the ultimate duel of good vs. evil.

Nintendo eShop Sale
Little Inferno – Burn flaming logs, screaming robots, credit cards, batteries, exploding fish, unstable nuclear devices and tiny galaxies in an adventure that takes place almost entirely in front of a fireplace. Starting today, download Little Inferno in the Nintendo eShop on Wii U for 50 percent off until 9 a.m. PT on Jan. 2.

Also new this week:
• Knytt Underground (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
• Crash ‘n the Boys™ Street Challenge (Virtual Console on Nintendo 3DS)
• Banana Bliss: Jungle Puzzles (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
• Winter Sports – Feel the Spirit (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
• Brunch Panic – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
• World Conqueror 3D – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)

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