DISCOVER A GEM OF A PLATFORM VIDEOGAME WITH THE RELEASE OF SHANTAE ON NINTENDO 3DS VIRTUAL CONSOLE THIS WEEK

15 th July 2013 Check out this week’s newest downloadable offerings on Nintendo platforms:

Title Platform Available on Price Point* Further Info Contact
Shantae™

(WayForward)

Nintendo 3DS

(Virtual Console – Game Boy Color)

Nintendo eShop from 18/7/13 €4.99

(£4.49)

Nintendo UK

PR@nintendo.co.uk

Game Description: Take control of Shantae, the hair-whipping belly dancing Guardian Genie of Scuttle Town. In the adventure that started it all, Shantae pursues the nefarious lady pirate Risky Boots through burning deserts, twisting labyrinths and haunted forests in search of magical components that could mark the end of Sequin Land. Make friends, battle monsters and take down steam-powered pirates – it’s all in a day’s work for Shantae!
Spelunker™

(Tozai Games)

Nintendo 3DS

(Virtual Console – NES)

Nintendo eShop from 18/7/13 €3.99

(£3.59)

Nintendo UK

PR@nintendo.co.uk

Game Description: The underground pyramid awaits! Grab your oxygen tank, bombs and flares and explore uncharted caves in search of the legendary pyramid and its vast treasures. Swing from ropes and ladders, make use of mining carts and boats, collect jewels, sacks of money and more as you navigate the hazardous terrain. You must keep your wits about you, as the caves hold many dangers. Scalding steam vents, venomous bats and the avenging spirits of old spelunkers lurk in every corner of this massive labyrinth!
ATTACK OF THE FRIDAY MONSTERS! A TOKYO TALE™

(LEVEL-5)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 18/7/13 €7.99

(£7.19)

Scott Strichart

contact@level5ia.com

Game Description: Step into the life of Sohta, the young son of a family that has just set up a dry cleaners shop in the idyllic town of Fuji no Hana. In his interactions with the town's unique residents, episodic mysteries are revealed that portend to the strange events surrounding the appearance of a giant monster every Friday. And finally, when Friday evening falls, the giant monster will appear right before your eyes!
Robot Rescue 3D

(Teyon)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 18/7/13 €2.99

(£2.69)

Katarzyna Stepien

katarzyna@teyon.com

Game Description: Guide trapped robots through treacherous passages, staying clear of paralyzing electrical circuits and sliding past sleeping mines! Interact with tiles to open doors and repaint your dopey robots different colours in order for them to escape through the right exit. Be warned! Each and every robot shares linked controls generating totally synchronized movements for an even wackier escape plan! This latest edition to the Robot Rescue franchise brings together a MEGA pack containing levels from previous releases and additional, never before seen stages!
THE "DENPA" MEN 2: Beyond the Waves Demo

(Genius Sonority)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 18/7/13 Free Chihiro Kobayashi

kobayashi@geniussonority.co.jp

Game Description: The Denpa Men are mysterious little creatures that float around radio waves. They all have their own

territories. You can't see them with the naked eye, but you can use your Nintendo 3DS™ to find them and catch them. In this RPG, you can form a team of the Denpa Men you caught and take them on an exciting adventure across the world, in order to save the hero's family. If you played the previous game, you'll be able to transfer your hero and to bring all of your friends from the previous game into this one!

Fashion Tycoon

(MSL)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 18/7/13 €4.99

(£4.49)

Sanderijn Teunissen

sanderijn@mslbenelux.com

Nintendo DSi

(DSiWare)

DSi Shop from 18/7/13 500 Points
Game Description: Lilly was a dreamy girl, whose great ambition was to go to the fashion city of Paris and become a successful fashion designer. One day the Fashion Fairy appeared and granted Lilly the power to collect all the design

inspirations of others to create fabulous fashion items, but on one condition: that she make it to Paris within 45 days!

Rabi Lady 2

(Agetec)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 18/7/13 €1.99

(£1.79)

Mark Johnson

mark@agetec.com

Nintendo DSi

(DSiWare)

DSi Shop from 18/7/13 200 Points
Game Description: The eccentric Queen of Wonderland has ordered her loyal feline minions to capture Alice and Rabi and bring them to her twisted realm. Rabi Laby 2 is the next episode in this action-puzzle series. Trapped in a dark realm, they must stick together and collaborate to evade treacherous pitfalls and cunning devices, while escaping from various stages.
The Smurfs™ 2

(Ubisoft)

Wii U

(Disc/Download)

Nintendo eShop from 18/7/13 €39.99

(£31.99)

Julie Vasseur

julie.vasseur@ubisoft.com

Game Description: One of the summer’s top animated films is now a video game! The evil wizard Gargamel has created the Naughties, and together they travel to Smurf Village, kidnap Smurfette, and imprison her in Paris. It’s now up to Papa Smurf and friends to travel from the Enchanted Forest, through the streets of New York, into Paris, and everywhere in between to save the day and bring Smurfette home safe!
Special offers
Platform Price* Available on Further Info Contact
Puddle™

(Neko Entertainment)

Wii U

(Download)

€4.99, was €9.99

(£4.49, was £8.99)

Nintendo eShop from 18/7/13 until 01/8/2013 (23:59 CEST) Sébastien Chipot

schipot@e-neko.com

Fractured Soul

(Endgame Studios)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

€4.99, was €7.99

(£4.49, was £7.19)

Nintendo eShop from 18/7/13 until 01/8/2013 (23:59 local time) Grant Davies

grant.davies@endgamestudios.com

 

Permanent Price Reduction

Platform Price Available Further Info Contact
Virtue's Last Reward

(Rising Star Games)

Nintendo 3DS

(Card/Download)

€24.99, was €40.00

(£19.99, was £30.00)

Nintendo eShop from 18/7/13 Tyrone Walcott

tyrone.walcott@risingstargames.com

Keep up to date with all the official Nintendo announcements and exclusive new game information by following the official Nintendo of Europe Twitter feed @NintendoUK.

About Nintendo eShop:

Nintendo eShop on Wii U or Nintendo 3DS/Nintendo 3DS XL offers a variety of free and paid for software, as well as videos, user reviews and more information about Wii U and Nintendo 3DS software. On Wii U, users can download free game demos and Wii U Download Software or watch videos. On Nintendo 3DS/Nintendo 3DS XL users can download free game demos, Nintendo 3DS Download Software, classic games for Virtual Console, Downloadable Videos and Nintendo DSiWare. Download versions of selected Wii U Disc software or Nintendo 3DS Card software are also now available (additional storage devices may be required to download these games from Nintendo eShop). 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 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 4.1 billion video games and more than 654 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.

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