Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems - December 13, 2012
This week's Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:
Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS™
CRIMSON SHROUD – LEVEL-5 and Yasumi Matsuno brought together the industry's most respected role-playing game creators to lend their support to CRIMSON SHROUD. Follow the tale of a young "Chaser" named Giauque, as he and his team find themselves drawn into the mystery of the Crimson Shroud. A tribute to the tabletop RPG, players roll dice in real time and chain skills together to earn bonus dice of greater and greater value. Use the dice strategically or the foes may get the best of you.
Adventure Time: Hey Ice King why'd you steal our garbage?!! – Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! Why'd you steal our garbage?!! is based on the Emmy-nominated Cartoon Network show about two close friends: Jake, a wise old dog with a big heart, and Finn, a silly kid who wants to become a great hero. Adventure Time show creator Pendleton Ward was heavily involved in the creation of the game's original storyline and quests. Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! Why'd you steal our garbage?!! is also available at retail stores, and a demo version of the game is downloadable from the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS.
Nintendo eShop on Wii U™
Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed – Demo Version – Sonic and the All-Stars cast line up on the starting grid to battle for supremacy in the ultimate race. Compete across land, water and air in incredible transforming vehicles that change from cars to boats to planes mid-race. Master your driving skills as you drift, barrel roll and boost to overtake your rivals, or use your weapons and unleash your All-Star move to gain the winning advantage. Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed is also available at retail stores.
Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition – Developed by WB Games Montreal, Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition is the enhanced version of the award-winning blockbuster videogame created by Rocksteady Studios. The Wii U version delivers the same powerful story and game play as the original title, but with enhanced game-play mechanics and features made possible with the Wii U GamePad controller. Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition is also available at retail stores.
Also new this week:
Rayman® Legends – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
Art of Balance TOUCH! – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
Ninja Gaiden (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
Gardenscapes (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
Meat or Die: Linda (Nintendo Video™ on Nintendo 3DS)
Chuck E. Cheese's Alien Defense Force (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS / Nintendo DSi™ Shop on Nintendo DSi)
Rytmik: World Music Edition (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS / Nintendo DSi™ Shop on Nintendo DSi)
Zombie Skape (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS / Nintendo DSi™ Shop on Nintendo DSi)
REAL BOUT FATAL FURY (Virtual Console for Wii™)
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 titles to the Nintendo eShop for the Nintendo 3DS™ system, to the Nintendo DSi™ Shop for the Nintendo DSi system and to the Wii™ Shop Channel for the Wii console at 9 a.m. Pacific time on Thursdays.
The Nintendo eShop is a cash-based service and features games, applications and videos in both 2D and 3D. Users can add money to their virtual wallets using a credit card or by purchasing a Nintendo 3DS Prepaid Card at a retail store and entering the code from the card.
The Wii Shop Channel offers games and applications and uses Wii Points™, which can be purchased via the Wii Shop Channel. The Nintendo DSi Shop offers games and applications and uses Nintendo DSi Points™, which can be purchased in the Nintendo DSi Shop. A Wii Points Card™ and Nintendo DSi Points Card™ can be purchased at retail locations. All points from one card must be redeemed in either the Wii Shop Channel or the Nintendo DSi Shop, respectively. They are not transferable and cannot be divided between the two systems.
Remember that Wii, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo DSi feature parental controls that let adults manage some of the content their children can access. For more information about this and other features, visit http://www.nintendo.com/wii, http://www.nintendo.com/3ds or http://www.nintendo.com/ds.
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