[table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="1" width="100%"] [tbody] [tr] [td] 10th September 2012– Check out this week’s newest downloadable offerings from Nintendo [/td] [/tr] [tr] [td] [table border="1" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="633"] [tbody] [tr] [td] Title [/td] [td] Platform [/td] [td] Available on [/td] [td] Price Point [/td] [td colspan="2"] Further Info Contact [/td] [/tr] [tr] [td] Zelda II: The Adventure of Link
(Nintendo) [/td] [td]Nintendo 3DS
(Virtual Console)[/td] [td]Nintendo eShop[/td] [td]£4.50 UK Only
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020 7861 2868
[/td] [/tr] [tr] [td colspan="6"] Game Description: This direct sequel to the original The Legend of Zelda™ is famed for taking the series in a new direction, while also introducing elements that would become standard in future Zelda games. In Zelda II: The Adventure of Link, Link must seek the Triforce of Courage and awaken Princess Zelda from a sleeping spell. Meanwhile, Ganon’s minions are trying to resurrect their master. Zelda II uses a side-scrolling view and overworld map, and features role-playing aspects that are unique to the series.[/td] [/tr] [tr] [td] Crazy Kangaroo
(Gamelion) [/td] [td]Nintendo 3DS
(3DS Download Software)[/td] [td]Nintendo eShop[/td] [td colspan="2"]£3.60 UK Only
[/td] [td]Sebastian Szczygiel
[/td] [/tr] [tr] [td colspan="6"] Game Description: Meet Barney - a cute kangaroo that was caught by evil poachers but luckily fell out of the aeroplane and now has to make his way home. With intuitive Motion Sensor and Circle Pad controls, and handcrafted graphics, Crazy Kangaroo is simply perfect. Give it a shot![/td] [/tr] [tr] [td] Shifting World Demo
(Rising Star Games) [/td] [td]Nintendo 3DS
(Demo)[/td] [td]Nintendo eShop[/td] [td]FREE[/td] [td colspan="2"]Tyrone Walcott
[/td] [/tr] [tr] [td colspan="6"] Demo Description: Is the floor the roof, or the roof the floor? Shift the world from black to white and back again to find your way out in this innovative puzzle platformer from the best-selling SHIFT series[/td] [/tr] [tr] [td] THEATRHYTHM™
FINAL FANTASY® (SQUARE ENIX) [/td] [td]Nintendo 3DS (AOC)[/td] [td]In-game[/td] [td]£0.90 each[/td] [td colspan="2"]Alex Chinchen
AlexC@square-enix.com [/td] [/tr] [tr] [td colspan="6"] Songs available this week include:
Gustaberg (FF11– FMS)
The Battle for Freedom (FF12– BMS)
Final Battle (FF10– BMS) [/td] [/tr] [tr] [td rowspan="2"] Bookstore Dream (CIRCLE Entertainment) [/td] [td]Nintendo 3DS
eShop[/td] [td colspan="2"]£1.80 UK Only[/td] [td rowspan="2"]Chris Chau
[/td] [/tr] [tr] [td]Nintendo DSi
(DSiWare)[/td] [td]Nintendo DSi Shop[/td] [td colspan="2"]200 Points[/td] [/tr] [tr] [td colspan="6"] Game Description: Bookstore Dream is a simulation game that allows you to manage your own bookstore. Get connected with publishers and put the best books on your shelves. Be sure to keep stocks at a good level when demand goes up and if you do everything right you will be managing a popular shop before you know it.[/td] [/tr] [tr] [td] METAL SLUG X
(Virtual Console)[/td] [td]Wii Shop Channel[/td] [td colspan="2"]900 Points[/td] [td]Shinta Ogura
email@example.com [/td] [/tr] [tr] [td colspan="6"] Game Description: METAL SLUG X is an improved version of Metal Slug 2. While based on Metal Slug 2, it includes the new "Iron Lizard" weapon which chases enemies and the "Drop Shot" weapon whose shots bounce. With many new enemies, the game allows you to readjust the game's difficulty by changing the positioning of bosses and other things. It also includes several arranged production features such as changed backgrounds and some rearranged BGM.[/td] [/tr] [tr height="0"] [td] [/td] [td] [/td] [td] [/td] [td] [/td] [td] [/td] [td] [/td] [/tr] [/tbody] [/table]
Keep up to date with all the official Nintendo announcements and exclusive new game information by following the official Nintendo of Europe Twitter feed @NintendoEurope.
About Nintendo’s downloadable service:
Nintendo 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/Nintendo 3DS XL system, to the Nintendo DSi Shop for the Nintendo DSi system and to the Wii Shop Channel for the Wii console on Thursdays.
About Nintendo eShop:
The Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS&Nintendo 3DS XL offers a variety of free and paid for software, as well as videos, user reviews and more information about Nintendo 3DS software. Users can download free game demos, Nintendo 3DS Download Software, classic games for Virtual Console, Downloadable Videos and Nintendo DSiWare. Download versions of selected Nintendo 3DS Card software are also now available. Funds to purchase software can be added using a credit card or through Nintendo eShop cards which can be found at retail stores.
About Wii Shop Channel&Nintendo DSi Shop:
The Wii Shop Channel&Nintendo DSi Shop offers games and applications and uses Nintendo Points which can be purchased via the Wii Shop Channel&Nintendo DSi Shop, as well as in selected retail stores. 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.
The SpotPass feature on Nintendo 3DS allows you to automatically receive a host of exciting content such as 3D videos for Nintendo Video, notifications, add-on data for your software and system updates without lifting a finger. SpotPass content can be received automatically and free of charge from thousands of supported public Wi-Fi access points across Europe and through wireless broadband internet connections at home. It works even if the system is in Sleep Mode.
The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Wii™ home console, Nintendo 3DS™ and Nintendo DS™ family of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™, Nintendo has sold more than 3.9 billion video games and more than 630 million hardware units globally, including the current-generation Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi™ and Nintendo DSi™ XL, as well as the Game Boy™, Game Boy Advance™, Super NES™, Nintendo® 64 and Nintendo GameCube™ systems. It has also created industry icons that have become well-known, household names such as Mario™, Donkey Kong™, Metroid™, Zelda™ and Pokémon™. A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo of Europe, based in Grossostheim, Germany, was established in 1990 and serves as headquarters for Nintendo's operations in Europe.
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