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CHECKMATE! PURE CHESS RELEASING ON NINTENDO eSHOP FOR Wii U AND NINTENDO 3DS THIS WEEK

Check out the special offers from Shin’en Multimedia on Nintendo eShop

17 th March 2014 Check out this week’s newest downloadable offerings on Nintendo platforms:

Title Platform Available on Price Point on Nintendo eShop* Further Info Contact
Pure Chess®

(Ripstone Publishing)

Wii U

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 20/03/14 €5.99

(£4.99)

Ami Langton

ami@ripstone.com

Pure Chess®

(Ripstone Publishing)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 20/03/14 €5.99

(£4.99)

Ami Langton

ami@ripstone.com

Game Description: Download Pure Chess® to experience chess the way it's meant to be played, in stunning high definition. Experience one of the oldest known board games on the advanced technology of today. With ultra-realistic HD visuals you can almost reach out and touch the pieces. Pure Chess® is a game that can be played by everyone, at any age, but mastered by only a few. The question is... are you a Grandmaster in the making?
Castlevania

(Konami)

Wii U

(Virtual Console- NES)

Nintendo eShop from 20/03/14 €4.99

(£3.49)

Nintendo PR

pr@nintendo.co.uk

Game Description: Castlevania marked the beginning of Konami’s acclaimed series which is still going strong today. As vampire hunter Simon Belmont, you must fight your way through Dracula's castle teeming with ghosts, goblins, demons and yet more supernatural creatures; through six challenging levels to finally confront the count. You'll need your wits and weapons to survive; because when you finally meet Dracula, you know he’ll be going for the jugular. So keep your courage up and your stake sharp!

This is the US version of the game.

Devil World

(Nintendo)

Nintendo 3DS

(Virtual Console)

Nintendo eShop from 20/03/14 €3.99

(£3.59)

Nintendo PR

pr@nintendo.co.uk

Game Description: In this hidden gem of an action game from Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto, you play heroic dragon Tamagon, who must defeat evil by collecting boa-boa dots inside a maze and destroying enemies with his fire breath. However, keep an eye on the devil at the top of the screen, who instructs his minions to move the maze in random directions, trying to squash Tamagon within its walls!
 

Special Offers 

Title Platform Available on Price Point on Nintendo eShop* Further Info Contact
Nano Assault Neo

(Shin’en Multimedia)

Wii U

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 20/03/14 €7.49

(£6.70) until 10/04/14

22:59 UTC. Regular price is €9.99 (£8.99)

Manfred Linzner

linzner@shinen.com

Nano Assault EX

(Shin’en Multimedia)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 20/03/14 €7.49

(£6.35) until 10/04/14

23:59 local time. Regular price is €9.99 (£8.49)

Manfred Linzner

linzner@shinen.com

Art of Balance TOUCH!

(Shin’en Multimedia)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 20/03/14 €5.20

(£4.70) until 10/04/14

23:59 local time. Regular price is €6.99 (£6.29)

Manfred Linzner

linzner@shinen.com

Jett Rocket II:

The Wrath of Taikai

(Shin’en Multimedia)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 20/03/14 €6.70

(£5.70) until 10/04/14

23:59 local time. Regular price is €8.99 (£7.66)

Manfred Linzner

linzner@shinen.com

Mutant Mudds

(Renegade Kid)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 20/03/14 €5.99

(£5.39) until 03/04/14

23:59 local time. Regular price is €8.99 (£8.09)

Jools Watsham

jools@renegadekid.com

Angry Bunnies

(Cypronia)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 20/03/14 €4.85

(£4.49) until 17/04/14

23:59 local time. Regular price is €6.49 (£5.99)

Stefan Pavelka

pavelka@cypronia.com

Fishdom H2O: Hidden Odyssey

(Cypronia)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 20/03/14 €3.74

(£3.35) until 17/04/14

23:59 local time. Regular price is €4.99 (£4.49)

Stefan Pavelka

pavelka@cypronia.com

Permanent Price Drop
Title Platform Available on Price Point on Nintendo eShop* Further Info Contact
My Exotic Farm

(Bigben Interactive)

Nintendo 3DS

(Card/Download)

Nintendo eShop from 20/03/14 €6.99

(£6.29)

was €24.99 (£19.99)

Regis Fontenay

rfontenay@bigben.fr

 

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About Nintendo:

The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Wii U™ and Wii™ home consoles, Nintendo 3DS™ and Nintendo DS™ family of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™, Nintendo has sold more than 4.2 billion video games and more than 669 million hardware units globally, including the current-generation Wii U, 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.

� All indicated prices are inclusive of applicable VAT.

**Depending on the Wii U console or Nintendo 3DS model you own and the use of it, an additional storage device may be required to download software from Nintendo eShop.

ENDS

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