3rd September 2012 – Check out this week’s newest downloadable offerings from Nintendo
Title Platform Available on Price Point Further Info Contact
PICROSS e (Jupiter) Nintendo 3DS Nintendo eShop £4.50 UK Only Norichika Meguro


Game Description: Puzzle fans will love this series of picture crossword puzzles. You will use numbers as hints to complete illustrations; anyone can enjoy it with its simple and easy to understand rules. This latest version is even better, with a newly implemented navigation feature, ensuring that the puzzles can be solved more smoothly than ever.


Nintendo 3DS (AOC) In-game £0.90


Alex Chinchen

Songs available this week include:

Dark City Treno (FF09 - FMS)

A Contest of Aeons (FF10 - BMS)

The Final Battle (FF09 - BMS)

The Extreme (FF08 - BMS)

Crazy Hunter

(EnjoyUp Games)

Nintendo 3DS





UK Only

Julio Moruno

Nintendo DSi


Nintendo DSi Shop 500 Points
Game Description: Ever heard the story about the hen that laid the golden egg? Well, now it’s time to capture every single golden egg-laying hen – and they’re scattered all across the world. You’ve got to do this by creating a gigantic tower that’s tall enough to reach the clouds where the hens are. Featuring super high-powered speed boats, cranes with fishing hooks, a fair bit of goat stacking and a title character called Dundee the Mad Crocodile this wacky game will appeal to everyone with a taste for madcap adventures.



(Virtual Console)

Wii Shop Channel 900 Points Shinta Ogura

Game Description: This is a classic fighting game that dates from 1997 as the sixth instalment in the Fatal Fury series. Featuring a more evolved 2-line battle and an improved power gauge system, it allows for more diverse strategies. In addition to a whole host of previous characters, try out the special powers of Tung Fu Rue, Cheng Sinzan, Laurence Blood, and Wolfgang Krauser.

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.

About SpotPass:

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.

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™ 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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