Nintendo is Cutting Prices to Celebrate Super Smash Bros. Upcoming Launch


Super Smash Bros. will launch in North America on the Nintendo 3DS on October 3, 2014. As a way of celebrating, over the next four weeks, Nintendo will cutting the price of many popular games on both the Wii U and 3DS eShops. Each Thursday, a new batch of games will receive discounts of up to 33% off. Each week will also focus on a different set of characters from Super Smash Bros.

SEPT. 4 – SEPT. 11 (9 AM – 8:59 AM PT)
Mario, Bowser, Peach, Luigi, Yoshi, Little Mac, Rosalina

  • Super Mario Bros. 2 (Wii U & 3DS): $4.99 $3.49
  • Super Mario Bros. 3 (Wii U & 3DS): $4.99 $3.49
  • New Super Mario Bros. U (Wii U): $59.99 $39.99
  • Super Mario 3D Land (3DS): $29.99 $19.99
  • Yoshi’s New Island (3DS): $39.99 $29.99
  • Punch-Out!! (Wii U & 3DS): $4.99 $3.49
  • Super Mario 3D World (Wii U): $59.99 $39.99

SEPT. 11 – SEPT. 18 (9 AM – 8:59 AM PT)
Link, Sheik, Toon Link, Zelda, Lucina, Marth, Ike, Robin, Palutena, Pit, Captain Falcon, Mega Man, Sonic

  • The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds (3DS): $39.99 $29.99
  • The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past (Wii U): $7.99 $4.99
  • The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages (3DS): $5.99 $3.99
  • The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons (3DS): $5.99 $3.99
  • The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap (Wii U): $7.99 $4.99
  • F-Zero (Wii U): $7.99 $4.99
  • Fire Emblem Awakening (3DS): $39.99 $29.99
  • Mega Man (3DS): $4.99 $3.49
  • Mega Man 2 (3DS):  $4.99 $3.49
  • Mega Man X (Wii U): $7.99 $4.99
  • Mega Man X2 (Wii U): $7.99 $4.99
  • Kid Icarus: Uprising (3DS): $34.99 $24.99
  • Kid Icarus (Wii U): $4.99 $3.49
  • Sonic the Hedgehog (3DS): $4.99 $3.49

SEPT. 18 – SEPT. 25 (9 AM – 8:59 AM PT)
Lucario, Pikachu, Charizard, Greninja, Samus, Zero Suit Samus, Wii Fit Trainer, Mii Fighters

  • Coming soon…

SEPT. 25 – OCT. 2 (9 AM – 8:59 AM PT)
Diddy Kong, Donkey Kong, Kirby, King Dedede, Pikmin & Olimar, Fox, Pac-Man, Villager

  • Coming soon…

Check back each Thursday to find out what offers are available.

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Steve has been a Nintendo fan since the NES. He currently owns a NES, SNES, N64, GameCube, Wii, Wii U, GameBoy, DS, DSi, 3DS, and 3DS XL. His favorite types of games are action platformers and multiplayer “party” games. Overall, he loves a game that is pure fun and pulls him in for hours, and if that can be shared with friends, it is even better.

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