Some games we expected to be available today haven't made it, but here's the full list of what's up for your download dollars today including the 3DS's first ever paid video content.
3DS Virtual Console
Double Dragon (Game Boy, Aksys, $3.99) — The classic 2D side-scroller finally makes it to North America, nearly four months after it appeared in Europe. You can read our Double Dragon review for the full verdict.
Castle Conqueror - Revolution (CIRCLE Entertainment, 500pts) — A strategy-RPG hybrid, this follow-up to the pretty good Castle Conqueror promises more advanced artificial intelligence amid other new features. We'll soon see.
Fish Tank (iFun4All, 500pts) — A fishy puzzler from the creators of Paper Wars: Cannon Fodder, labelled "the worst game ever" by its developer. If that gets you excited, it may be time to consider a new hobby. Full review coming soon.
DreamWorks Animation Halloween Collection — You've seen them on Nintendo Video...now download them for keeps. The Pig Who Cried Werewolf, Night of the Living Carrots and one more surprise video coming soon, all with your favourite DreamWorks Animation characters, available in the Nintendo eShop. Each video is priced at $1.99.
NINTENDO DOWNLOAD HIGHLIGHTS NEW DIGITAL CONTENT FOR NINTENDO SYSTEMS - OCTOBER 20, 2011
Oct. 20, 2011
This week's Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:
Double Dragon® - Join Billy as he fights enemies using punches, kicks and throws, as well as a multitude of weapons, in order to save his girlfriend, Marian. Many enemies will try to stop you from reaching the end of each stage. (For Nintendo 3DS™)
DreamWorks Animation Halloween Collection -You've seen them on Nintendo Video...now download them for keeps. "The Pig Who Cried Werewolf," "Night of the Living Carrots" and one more surprise video coming soon, all with your favorite DreamWorks Animation characters, available in the Nintendo eShop. Each video is priced at $1.99. (For Nintendo 3DS)
Nintendo eShop / Nintendo DSiWare™
Castle Conqueror - Revolution - The Empire has ruined your island's environment and has hunted down and killed its tribal people. You must stop the madness by becoming a commander and leading the fight against the evil Empire. (For Nintendo 3DS / Nintendo DSi™)
Night of the Living Carrots Part 2 - DreamWorks Animation - B.O.B. and the gang from Monsters vs. Aliens come together on Halloween to save their town from a takeover by zombie carrots. Will B.O.B. be able to overcome his fears to save the day? (For Nintendo 3DS)
Also new this week:
- Fish Tank (WiiWare™