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Nintendo Download: 3rd December (Europe)

3rd December (Europe)

Xenoblade Chronicles X! Mario & Luigi! Wii games! More!

Another week begins with the Nintendo Download Update for Europe, and this week we have two major retail releases across the Wii U and 3DS; beyond that we have three rather good Wii games available on the eShop, some free-to-play Pokémon and a range of discounts. Let's get to the details. Wii...

News: Nintendo of Europe's eShop Cyber Deals End With a Bang on Wii U and 3DS

Nintendo of Europe's eShop Cyber Deals End With a Bang on Wii U and 3DS

Xenoblade! Kid Icarus! Bayonetta 2!

Nintendo of Europe has been running discounts on the Wii U and 3DS eShop stores over the weekend in its Cyber Deals promotion, throwing in retail releases with discounts of 40-50%. There have been some decent deals but, in our opinion, the final batch is the best yet. Xenoblade Chronicles is the cross-platform...

Review: Dementium Remastered (3DS eShop)

Dementium Remastered (3DS eShop)

A new horror with some old scares

Why are you in this abandoned hospital? Why are these monsters attacking you? Where did they come from? Is it really safe to down 38 bottles of pain killers? Dementium Remastered has few answers for you, but the mystery only enhances its eerie, lonely atmosphere. This new version completely rebuilds the original DS...

News: Kirby Stars Alongside Wario and Steamy Strategy in Nintendo of Europe Cyber Deals

Kirby Stars Alongside Wario and Steamy Strategy in Nintendo of Europe Cyber Deals

Day three brings more different franchises

Nintendo of Europe is now into the third day of deals in its four day discount event across the Wii U and 3DS eShop stores. The first two batches have featured Mario and Donkey Kong franchise releases alongside thoroughly decent alternatives, and on the third day it's the turn of Kirby. As before there are...

News: Nintendo of Europe Confirms Its Second Batch of eShop Cyber Deals

Nintendo of Europe Confirms Its Second Batch of eShop Cyber Deals

DK x2! Pikmin 3! Ultimate NES Remix!

While Nintendo of America went for a varied batch of Black Friday to Cyber Monday offers for its eShop cyber deals, Nintendo of Europe is opting for a smaller number of options spread across 24 hour windows. The first batch featured key Mario titles and The Wonderful 101, and the latest offerings blend some DK...

News: Weapon Variety and 60fps New 3DS Performance Outlined in SteamWorld Heist in Community Q & A

Weapon Variety and 60fps New 3DS Performance Outlined in SteamWorld Heist in Community Q & A

Lots of hats up for grabs, too

SteamWorld Heist is approaching a December release, so naturally Image & Form is doing its utmost to build awareness of the release. To that end it's revived its 'Engine Room' video series to tackle some questions from the community. The Q & A picks up on some key points for those curious about the upcoming...

News: Nintendo of Europe Launches Its Cyber Deals Weekend With Four Major eShop Discounts

Nintendo of Europe Launches Its Cyber Deals Weekend With Four Major eShop Discounts

Today only

While Nintendo of America has opted to put a whole range of titles on discount across an extended weekend, Nintendo of Europe is going for a different approach. It looks set to highlight a series of daily deals across four days, and has announced four retail games that are reduced today (27th November), on the eShop. Each system gets two...

Nintendo Download: 26th November (North America)

26th November (North America)

Cyber Deals! A jumping Platypus! Konami Racing! More!

It's Nintendo Download Update time in North America, which also doubles as a Thanksgiving update in the US. This week's big draw is the glut of discount prices from the eShop Cyber Deals; these are below if you missed our original article. Beyond that we have a quirky Wii U eShop release...

News: Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures Looks Set for Europe on 10th December

Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures Looks Set for Europe on 10th December

Festive fury

There can certainly be some frustrating eShop release gaps between Europe and North America, with the former coming off worse on most occasions. An example of this has been Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures, which came out in North America in Spring / Summer on Wii U and 3DS and has taken a little while to make the move to Europe. On a...

News: The eShop is Opening Up in More European Countries Soon

The eShop is Opening Up in More European Countries Soon

Beginning on 10th December

Update: We've been able to verify this as accurate with other Europe-based eShop publishers. Original Article: It can be easy to take the eShop and various services for granted, but in various countries providers such as Nintendo can be rather slow in making everything available. This has been the case in a number of...

News: Nintendo of America Confirms Its Black Friday eShop Cyber Deals

Nintendo of America Confirms Its Black Friday eShop Cyber Deals

Retail, download-only and Virtual Console games all included

With Black Friday about to descend on the world with more deals than you can shake a stick at, Nintendo of America has now confirmed its eShop promotions that'll be part of the shopping madness - Nintendo of Europe is planning a similar swath of discounts to be announced later in the...

News: Image & Form Launches Its Final SteamWorld Heist Ambassador Challenge

Image & Form Launches Its Final SteamWorld Heist Ambassador Challenge

Have your words in the launch trailer

As SteamWorld Heist approaches its target of a December release on 3DS, developer Image & Form has announced the final part of its Ambassador Challenge series. These have been community events in which fans have designed hats or come up with slogans, and the winners have won the right to free copies on all...

News: Bring a Bit of Splatoon Goodness to Your 3DS With This HOME Theme

Bring a Bit of Splatoon Goodness to Your 3DS With This HOME Theme

Yoshi goes for a softer touch

If you're in Europe you may have gawked at the most recent Nintendo Download Update for the region just recently, which is mainly full of NES games and 3DS HOME Themes. Nintendo of Europe has shared images of the HOME Themes, and as one of them is the fetching 'Squid Sisters' Splatoon option we felt obliged to share it;...

News: Acclaimed 3DS Shooter Steel Empire Finally Cleared For European Landing

Acclaimed 3DS Shooter Steel Empire Finally Cleared For European Landing

Steamy

Steel Empire may be a distant memory to Japanese and North American players, but Europe still doesn't have access the cult 3DS steampunk shooter. Publisher Teyon previously stated that the game might not make the jump to the Old World, but that decision seems to have been overruled as the game is currently waiting on a USK rating, after...

Nintendo Download: 26th November (Europe)

26th November (Europe)

Double Dragon III! Two Ninja Gaidens! HOME Themes Galore! A bit more!

Another week begins with the European Nintendo Download Update, and this time around there's a bonanza of Virtual Console games and 3DS HOME Themes to consider along with some discounts; we're lacking new downloads beyond smaller retail games, though. Without further pre-amble...

News: Poor Odds of The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth Coming to Wii U as Nicalis Says It's "Not Much More Powerful Than a PS Vita"

Poor Odds of The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth Coming to Wii U as Nicalis Says It's "Not Much More Powerful Than a PS Vita"

That'll rule New 3DS out too, then

The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth ended an intriguing saga for Nintendo download gaming when it came to the Wii U and New 3DS eShop stores. Having previously been rejected by Nintendo based on its content, a gradual change in the company's approach eventually opened the door for Edmund McMillen's critically acclaimed...

Video: Get Creeped Out By the Final Pre-Launch Dementium Remastered Trailer

Get Creeped Out By the Final Pre-Launch Dementium Remastered Trailer

Aiming for Europe / Australia in early 2016

It's a sign of the growing prominence of the eShop that titles considered to be retail releases in the DS can be enticing download-only games in the 3DS generation. Prominent 'Nindie' Renegade Kid knows this all too well, and the studio's latest enhanced re-release - Dementium Remastered - is heading to...

Nintendo Download: 19th November (North America)

19th November (North America)

Mario Tennis! Pokémon! Typoman! GBA Street Fighter 2! More!

With another week comes another batch of Nintendo Download goodies in North America, and 'tis the season for major retail releases on both Wii U and 3DS. The Wii U eShop also gets an exclusive while a range of options are available across both stores - let's get to the details. Missed the...