By Jonathan Higgins / February 27th, 2014
This week’s Nintendo Download notes the release of Professor Layton’s latest adventure (and last of the second trilogy), Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy. It’s coming to Nintendo 3DS in North America tomorrow, February 28. If puzzle-solving isn’t your thing, you can grab Renegade (the NES brawler) on both Wii U and 3DS Virtual Console. Also: indie favorite Knytt Underground is on sale for 50% off until March 3, 2014—get it while you can! And last but not least, you can also purchase My Farm (Wii U eShop) and Tappingo (3DS eShop).
Not really a lot to celebrate this week, but I imagine Professor Layton fans have been waiting for Azran Legacy for quite some time. As usual, you can view the entire Press Release below.
NINTENDO DOWNLOAD HIGHLIGHTS NEW DIGITAL CONTENT FOR NINTENDO SYSTEMS – FEB. 27, 2014
This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:
Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy – The Professor Layton series couples brilliant puzzle games with a fascinating story to create a riveting formula that has provided great entertainment for mystery fans and puzzle-solving gurus alike. In Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy, journey across the globe aboard the airship Bostonius while solving mind-bending brainteasers themed to their environments. Can you help Professor Layton and his assistants solve the greatest puzzle mankind has ever faced and uncover the mystery surrounding the ancient Azran civilization? Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy launches in stores and the Nintendo eShop on Feb. 28.
Virtual Console on Wii U
Renegade – Battle your way through subways, parks, alleyways and parking lots in this NES brawler. Use your arsenal of kicks, punches (including the infamous sit-on punch) and jump kicks, as well as a variety of throws to knock your opponents into submission. Take the law into your own hands!
Nintendo eShop Sale
Knytt Underground™ – Step into the extraordinary world of Knytt Underground, the latest iteration in the legendary Knytt series. Knytt Underground is a unique platform adventure experience, delivering zen-like game play, vibrant environments and dynamic characters. Now through March 3, get Knytt Underground for 50 percent off exclusively in the Nintendo eShop on Wii U.
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