Earlier today Nintendo of America announced in its Download Update that it'd be offering some tasty discounts to celebrate Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS. Details have emerged, confirming that there'll be four weeks of discounts to celebrate the various challengers from the upcoming brawler.
To start off below are the confirmed discounts for week one, live right now until 11th September — we've also listed the fighters being honoured in each batch.
Mario, Bowser, Peach and Luigi
- Super Mario Bros. 3 — Wii U eShop, $3.49 (normally $4.99)
- Super Mario Bros. 3 — 3DS eShop, $3.49 (normally $4.99)
- New Super Mario Bros. U — Wii U eShop, $39.99 (normally $59.99)
- Super Mario 3D Land — 3DS eShop, $19.99 (normally $29.99)
- Super Mario Bros. 2 — Wii U eShop, $3.49 (normally $4.99)
- Super Mario Bros. 2 — 3DS eShop, $3.49 (normally $4.99)
- Yoshi's New Island — 3DS eShop, $29.99 (normally $39.99)
- Super Mario 3D World — Wii U eShop, $39.99 (normally $59.99)
In terms of future weeks, price details will no doubt be published every Thursday, but below are the characters represented and some of the games that will be reduced.
Week 2 — Zelda, Sonic, Pit, Captain Falcon, Palutena, Mega Man, Link, Toon Link, Zelda, Sheik, Marth, Ike, Lucina and Robin
- Fire Emblem: Awakening (Nintendo 3DS)
- The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap (Wii U)
- Sonic the Hedgehog (Nintendo 3DS)
- Mega Man X (Wii U)
Week 3 — Pikachu, Lucario, Samus, Zero Suit Samus, Charizard, Mii Fighters, Greninja and Wii Fit Trainer
- Pokémon Battle Trozei (Nintendo 3DS)
- Pokémon Rumble U (Wii U)
- Metroid (Wii U)
- Metroid (Nintendo 3DS)
- Wii Fit U (Wii U)
Week 4 — Kirby, King Dedede, Donkey Kong, Diddy Kong, Pac-Man, Pikmin & Olimar, Fox and Villager
- Animal Crossing: New Leaf (Nintendo 3DS)
- Pikmin 3 (Wii U)
- Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (Wii U)
- PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures (Wii U)
- PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures (Nintendo 3DS)
Lots of discounts on the way, with more sure to be confirmed each week. Which of the current and future discounts will you be picking up in North America?
Thanks to MrNintendoSense for the heads up.