4 th March 2013 – Check out this week’s newest downloadable offerings on Nintendo platforms:
|Title||Platform||Available on||Price Point||Further Info Contact|
Nano Assault EX
|Nintendo eShop from 7/3/13||€14.99
|Game Description: Stop the deadly Nanostray virus from spreading and contaminating civilisation in Nano Assault EX, a fast-paced action shooter set within a visually stunning cellular system that leaps off the screen in full 3D. Control your microscopic Nanite ship inside the dangerous virus to fight off infections, navigate through alien cell clusters, battle bosses, and ultimately analyse and destroy the virus' core to save humanity.|
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of
(Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH)
|Nintendo eShop from 8/3/13||€44.99
|Game Description: An ancient evil rises once more and two generations of heroes will meet their fate as the classic Castlevania series comes to Nintendo 3DS. Over two decades after Gabriel Belmont's quest to destroy the Lords of Shadow, the Belmont clan once again finds its fate intertwined with evil. Consumed by darkness, Gabriel has now become Dracula and only his ancestors have the power to stop him. Fight evil across two different eras and help lead Trevor and Simon Belmont as they each battle their own destiny and set out to avenge their family against the prince of darkness, Gabriel... nay, Dracula himself!|
Legend of the River King™
|Nintendo eShop from 7/3/13||€4.99
|Game Description: Cast off on a unique role-playing adventure! Legend of the River King tasks you as a young fisherman seeking a mystical fish to cure his sick sister. Endure a perilous quest, angling through streams, rivers and raging rapids. Sell your fish at local markets to buy supplies, and do battle with local predators trying to steal your catch. You can also raise a virtual pet fish and watch it grow, and even evolve into another species. It’s an aquatic quest that will test your bravery and skill.|
Metal Slug 4
(D4 Enterprise Co., Ltd.)
|Wii Shop Channel from 7/3/13||900 Wii Points||Shinta Ogura|
|Game Description: Metal Slug 4 is the fifth instalment in the Metal Slug series. Choose from four different mercenaries and battle against the terrorist group "Amadeus". Skilfully jump and shoot your way through enemies while picking up items to replenish your weapons. Furthermore, Metal Slug 4 introduces the all-new Metallish System, an interesting bonus scoring system that puts a new spin on things. Additionally, there are new items and characters, creating a fresh new take on the Metal Slug universe.|
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