By Jeff Neuenschwander / August 19th, 2014
It’s demos and Virtual Console in this week’s Nintendo Download Europe. Tomodachi Life and Bit Boy!! ARCADE are both giving gamers the opportunity to test drive the games. Over on the Virtual Console, Adventures of Lolo and Double Dragon II: The Revenge are releasing on Wii U. Meanwhile, the 3DS continues the August Mega Man releases with Mega Man 4 from the Game Boy. As for new sales, Nano Assault leads them on both systems.
A full list of sales and releases are below. All sales and releases happen on August 21st. Game descriptions come directly from the press release.
Virtual Console on Wii U
- Adventures of Lolo
“When Princess Lala is kidnapped, Prince Lolo sets off to the rescue. Use your mind and wits to brave a trap-laden castle and rescue Lala! Adventures of Lolo features 50 cunningly designed puzzle rooms. Collect all the heart framers to open the treasure chest in each room. However, monsters are out to stop you, and obstacles block your progress. By collecting certain heart framers you can earn magic shots that turn enemies into eggs to use as rafts. But beware: enemies won’t stay in their shells for long!”
Adventures of Lolo will be available for €4.99/£3.49/CHF 7.00. This will be the US version of the game.
- Double Dragon II: The Revenge
“Billy and Jimmy Lee, the Double Dragons, are back to avenge the loss of Marian! In their quest to defeat the evil Shadow Warriors, the duo face nine missions up against deadly street gangs, ninjas, and huge mutant fighters! Traverse through construction sites, alleyways, and underwater hideouts filled with traps. Can Billy and Jimmy contend with the enemies placed before them and ultimately save the world?! Best of all, this conversion of the arcade smash features simultaneous two-player action!”
Double Dragon II: The Revenge will be available for €4.99/£3.49/CHF 7.00. This will be the US version of the game.
Virtual Console on 3DS
- Mega Man 4 (Game Boy)
“At a gathering of the World Robot Exposition, chaos suddenly ensues. Dr. Wily, with his mind-controlling device, sets all of the robots to attack! The only one not under his control is Mega Man, who sets off to stop Dr. Wily. Joining Mega Man are Rush and Beat, and together they battle fortresses of laser turrets, waves of armed androids and fiendish Robot Masters. Blast your way through while adding new weapons to your inventory and face-off with Dr. Wily once more!”
Mega Man 4 (Game Boy) will be available for €3.99/£3.59/CHF 5.60.
Demos on 3DS
- Tomodachi Life
“In Tomodachi Life on Nintendo 3DS, players populate their very own island with the Mii characters of family, friends or anyone else they can think of! All kinds of quirky, unexpected things will happen on the island, so players will need to check back every day to see what life throws at their residents! Please note that the full version of Tomodachi Life comes with two Tomodachi Life: Welcome Version download codes for you to share a slice of island life with two lucky friends or family members on their Nintendo 3DS or Nintendo 2DS systems.”
- Bit Boy!! ARCADE
“KUBITASTIC!! Kubi is back, and this time he meets his creator: the Game Designer!! The fun story tells of Kubi, his friends, the evil black Shadow Plattchen, the mighty gearwheel ZeLeLi and something about game development too. Play as fast as you want by pressing the +Control Pad and the buttons together as fast as you can!”
Sales on Wii U
|Title||Original Price||Sale Price||Notes|
|Nano Assault Neo||€9.99/£8.99/CHF 14.00||€7.49/£6.70/CHF 10.50||Sale ends September 11th.|
|Chasing Aurora||€6.99/£5.99/CHF 8.99||€3.49/£2.99/CHF 4.49||Sale ends September 11th.|
Sales on 3DS
|Title||Original Price||Sale Price||Notes|
|Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL World Duel Carnival||€39.95/£34.99/CHF 51.90||€19.99/£17.99/CHF 28.00||Sale ends September 5th|
|Nano Assault EX||€9.99/£8.49/CHF 12.45||€7.49/£6.35/CHF 9.30||Sale ends September 11th.|
|Aqua Moto Racing 3D||€7.99/£7.19/CHF 11.19||€5.99/£5.39/CHF 8.39||Sale ends September 18th.|
|VAN HELSING SNIPER ZX100||€6.66/£6.66/CHF 9.20||€2.69/£2.69/CHF 4.20||Sale ends September 24th.|
SOURCE: Press Release
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