Today is another Thursday, which means another Nintendo Download. What are we getting today (and over the next six days)?
The Wii U eShop is gaining Turbo: Super Stunt Squad, Donkey Kong, Metroid, and Star Wars Pinball. The 3DS eShop grows with Shin Megami Tensei IV, Super Mario Bros. 2, and Turbo: Super Stunt Squad. However, only three of these titles are available today. The rest are coming on July 15 or 16. There is also a special deal where you can get a $30 credit if you purchase both Shin Megami Tensei IV and Fire Emblem Awakening.
That wraps it up for this week’s Nintendo Download. Be sure to check out the full list of all the releases and prices below, along with the official press release information, straight from Nintendo of America. And be sure to let us know what game(s) or apps get you excited to play. Let us know in the comments below or in our forums!
Nintendo eShop on Wii U
- Turbo: Super Stunt Squad ($39.95) – Turbo: Super Stunt Squad is a high-velocity action game featuring the super-charged crew of characters from the upcoming film. Each playable character has their own signature street style and tricked-out skills which will come in handy when showing-off and earning respect with super-cool stunt moves. Expert skills will also prove useful to earn power-ups, customize your character, win competitive challenges and discover shortcuts in the dynamic larger-than-life environments of Turbo’s world. *Available 7/16/13*
- Donkey Kong ($4.99) – Donkey Kong has kidnapped Pauline, and it is up to Mario, the fearless carpenter, to come to her rescue. Throwing fate to the wind, Mario tries desperately to climb the labyrinth of structural beams from the top of which Donkey Kong taunts him. Help our hero ascend the metal structure by dodging an assortment of fireballs, steel beams, and exploding barrels the angry ape hurls at him. Prepare yourself for a never-ending adventure as Donkey Kong takes Pauline away to the next level every time Mario gets to the top. Based on the arcade game of the same name, this classic will keep hardcore and casual gamers entertained for hours. *Available 7/15/13*
- Metroid ($4.99) – The first installment of the immensely successful Metroid series introduces us to the hideous title creatures and the slick, cybernetic bounty hunter Samus Aran. As Samus™, your mission is to penetrate the space pirates’ home planet, Zebes, and keep them from destroying the galaxy with the dangerous life forms known as Metroids. Metroid has all the high-tech weaponry, creepy tunnels and crawly alien creatures that anyone could ask for. With its deep and complex game play, excellent music and a rare sense of setting, it establishes a frightening ambience that will haunt and entertain you for a very long time.
- Star Wars Pinball ($9.99) – Feel the power of the Force in Star Wars Pinball! Set in a galaxy far, far away, each of the tables in this brand new pack lets you interact with the most iconic characters, and relive the greatest moments of the Star Wars universe: Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, and Boba Fett. May the Force be with you!
Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
- Shin Megami Tensei IV ($49.99) – Chosen by the Gauntlet, YOU are the Samurai who will explore paths of law & chaos, and decide the fate of the world. The Eastern Kingdom of Mikado is a city of the chosen, sitting on high and protected all around by towering walls. Yet its people are at risk from an ongoing demon threat that the player as a newly appointed Samurai is duty-bound to fight against. Throughout the player’s journey, they must choose their own path. The choices will affect them, other NPCs, and the overall outcome of the story. Decisions the player makes throughout the course of the story will have lasting repercussions, as the fate of the world hangs in the balance. *Available 7/16/13*
- Super Mario Bros. 2 ($4.99) – Mario, Luigi, Princess Toadstool, and Toad embark on a quest together to save the day against the villainous Wart. Pick up items and throw them at your adversaries to clear levels in seven fantastical worlds. Even enemies can be picked up and tossed across the screen. Each character has a unique set of abilities: Luigi can jump higher and farther than any of the other characters, Toad can dig extremely fast and pull items out of the ground quicker than anyone, and the princess is the only one who can jump and hover temporarily. This unique installment in the Mario series will keep you coming back for more!
- Turbo: Super Stunt Squad ($29.95) – Turbo: Super Stunt Squad is a high-velocity action game featuring the super-charged crew of characters from the upcoming film. Each playable character has their own signature street style and tricked-out skills which will come in handy when showing-off and earning respect with super-cool stunt moves. Expert skills will also prove useful to earn power-ups, customize your character, win competitive challenges and discover shortcuts in the dynamic larger-than-life environments of Turbo’s world. *Available 7/16/13*
Discounts and Sales
- Get a $30 credit for the Nintendo eShop when you buy and register two amazing games: Fire Emblem Awakening and Shin Megami Tensei IV. To take advantage of this offer, simply purchase both games and register them at Club Nintendo. Once you’ve registered the games and completed the surveys, you’ll receive a code for a $30 credit in your Nintendo eShop account. It’s that easy! Hurry – games must be registered by
Aug. 31, 2013
[PR Email from Nintendo of America]