REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:
Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch
- Retro City Rampage DX – The Retro City Rampage game reimagines the open-world crime genre of the ’80s. Rampage the city, steal cars or play over 60 Story Mode missions. This remastered pop culture sendup features a full Story Mode of open-world missions, along with Arcade Challenges for quick pick-up-and-play action. Explore the city by foot or by car, and discover minigames, customizations, collectibles and special guest stars.
Nintendo eShop sales:
Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch
- I Am Setsuna – Download the authentic JRPG style of yesteryear on the Nintendo Switch console and save 33 percent for a limited time. Offer ends Aug. 10 at 8:59 a.m. PT.
Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS
- Great deals this week! Check out the full list of deals on Nintendo 3DS and Wii U available this week at http://www.nintendo.com/games/sales-and-deals.
- Celebrate Kirby’s 25th Anniversary with activities throughout August – It’s been 25 years since Kirby debuted in the Kirby’s Dream Land game on the Game Boy system. That's worth celebrating! Fans can enjoy up to 25 percent off select digital Kirby games for the Wii U console and Nintendo 3DS family of systems now through 8:59 a.m. PT on Aug. 8. The full list of games is here.
While we’re enjoying 25 years of Kirby, there’s another famous
Nintendo series having an anniversary right now: The Star Fox 64
game was released a little more than 20 years ago! With the
long-awaited release of Star Fox 2 coming on the Super Nintendo
Entertainment System: Super NES Classic Edition system on Sept. 29 as
well, we thought it was the perfect time to celebrate all things Star
Fox with some My Nintendo rewards. Check out some of the great
stuff you can get with your My Nintendo points!
- Star Fox Zero (Wii U) 30 percent off
- Star Fox 64 3D (Nintendo 3DS) 30 percent off
- Star Fox Command (Wii U) 40 percent off
- This month’s game picks are Nintendo exclusives from a wide variety of genres! With discounts of up to 50 percent off, now is a great time to try these fun titles you might have missed.
Also new this week:
- ACA NEOGEO AERO FIGHTERS 2 (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
- Slime-san (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
- GUNBARICH for Nintendo Switch (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
- STRIKERS1945 for Nintendo Switch (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
- Puzzle Adventure Blockle (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
- Use Your Words (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
- Infinite Minigolf (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
- VoxelMaker (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
- Flight of Light (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems. Nintendo adds new games weekly to Nintendo eShop on the Nintendo Switch console, the Wii U console and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems.
Nintendo eShop is a cash-based service that features a wide variety of content, including new and classic games, applications and demos. Users can add money to their account balances by using a credit card or purchasing a Nintendo eShop Card at a retail store and entering the code from the card. All funds from one card must be loaded in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch, Wii U or the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, but can be used in any Nintendo eShop if the systems are linked to a single Nintendo Network account.
The Wii Shop Channel offers games and applications and uses Wii Points, which can be purchased via the Wii Shop Channel.
Remember that Nintendo Switch, Wii U, Wii, New Nintendo 3DS, New Nintendo 3DS XL, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 3DS XL, and Nintendo 2DS feature parental controls that let adults manage some of the content their children can access. Nintendo 3DS players who register a Nintendo Network ID gain access to free-to-start games and free game demos from Nintendo eShop, and also get the latest news and information direct from Nintendo. For more information about this and other features, visit http://www.nintendo.com/switch, http://www.nintendo.com/wiiu or http://www.nintendo.com/3ds.
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