Nintendo Download: February 27th (Europe)

Monday, February 24th, 2014

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In the Nintendo Download this week, we see the release of both Senran Kagura Burst and AeternoBlade for the 3DS. We have a new virtual console game each for the 3DS and Wii U. In the sale department, Darksiders II is 40% off for a fortnight, and Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate is half-price this week.

Game descriptions are copied directly from the press release:

Nintendo eShop on Wii U:

Evofish – “Set off to conquer the vast ocean with Evofish! Evolve from prey to predator in the immensity of the seas, and progress to the top of the food chain! Survive against an increasingly dangerous host of enemies and evolve one of the 4 heroes by eating the weaker fish. Become the most fearsome predator in this hostile environment – enjoy hours of gameplay fun as you work your way up to be the master of the ocean. In Party mode, compete against or collaborate with 2 – 5 players in one of the 3 multiplayer modes in long and thrilling gaming sessions with friends!” This game will cost €3.99 (£3.59).

Virtual Console on Wii U:

Wario’s Woods – “The Peaceful Woods were once a safe haven for all gentle creatures…until Wario turned up. Now the place is swarming with monsters, and only Toad can clear up the mess! Wario’s Woods is a fast-paced puzzle game in which Toad must line up bombs and enemies into rows of matching colours. Clear enough sections of the forest to go up against the mighty Wario himself!” This game will cost €4.99 (£3.49).

Nintendo eShop on 3DS:

AeternoBlade – “In the region of Awelsia, vengeful Freya travels with an unknown weapon called “AeternoBlade” to take revenge from Beladim, the Lord of the Mist who destroyed her village, Ridgerode, and killed her tribe. Her vengeance is helped by Vernia , who has as much merit as Beladim. Vernia taught Freya about the ability of AeternoBlade. Freya has to venture in many world dimensions to find how to annihilate Beladim. What is AeternoBlade? And how can Freya take revenge from Beladim? Solve tons of mysteries in her adventure!” This game will cost €14.99 (£13.50).

The Mysterious Cities of Gold: Secret Paths – “Play Esteban, Zia and Tao through numerous tricky levels full of puzzles, traps and infiltration phases in a wide variety of diverse gorgeous settings. Explore every nook and cranny of China, and escape Zarès’ hostile men, searching for the local City of Gold.” This game will cost €14.99 (£13.50).

Senran Kagura Burst – “Enter a world filled with beautiful ninjas destined to break down the barriers between good and evil! Play two different storylines, each with its own perspective. The girls of HanzÅ� believe they fight on the side of righteousness, but are their methods always right? The girls of Hebijo are mercenaries to the highest bidders, but what if their motives aren’t as clear as they seem?” This game will cost €34.55 (£29.99).

Jewel Quest Mysteries 3 – The Seventh Gate – “Join Rupert and Emma in Jewel Quest Mysteries as they traverse the ruins of ancient Egypt! Mystery reigns and only a keen eye can help you.” This game will cost €11.99 (£10.79).

Bibi & Tina – Das Spiel zum Kinofilm – “Mach dich fit fürs Falkensteiner Rennen! Reite mit Bibi und Tina durch Falkenstein: Rund um den Martinshof löst du mit deinem Pferd spannende Missionen und spielst so die schönsten Fotos aus dem Film frei. Mach mit beim Trainingsrennen, verbessere deine Reitkünste und sei bereit für das große Finale: das alles entscheidende Rennen im Maisfeld!” This game will cost €39.99.

(EDITOR’S NOTE: For those that don’t speak German, you train horses for races. You can also complete various missions as well as travel around the landscape of the movie this game is based off of.)

Virtual Console on 3DS:

Super Mario Bro. Deluxe – “This souped-up version of the all-time classic was a big hit on Game Boy™ Color. Super Mario Bros.  Deluxe features all 32 original levels from the 1985 classic, plus a whole lot more! In Challenge mode, revisit classic levels and collect special red coins and Yoshi eggs to beat the high score. Or race against a familiar foe through eight special courses in You Vs Boo mode! There are even challenging secret levels to be discovered, for a true test of your Super Mario Bros. skills!” This game will cost €4.99 (£4.49).

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The following Wii U titles are on sale for a limited time:

Game Title Original Price Sale Price Notes
Darksiders II €49.99 (£39.99) €39.99 (£31.99) Available until March 13th.
Knytt Underground €8.99 (£7.99) €4.49 (£3.99) Available until March 6th.

The following 3DS title is on sale until March 6th:

Game Title Original Price Sale Price
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow –
Mirror of Fate
€44.99 (£39.99) €22.49 (£19.99)

The following Wii U titles are receiving a permanent price drop:

Game Title Original Price New Price
Tom Clancy’s
Splinter Cell Blacklist
€44.99 (£36.99) €29.99 (£19.99)
Just Dance 4 €39.99 (£29.99) €19.99 (£14.99)

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Source: GamesPress