PUZZLES, MONKEY FUN, TAKING TO THE SKIES, INTERACTIVE BOOKS AND MUCH MORE TO DOWNLOAD THIS WEEK!

19th February 2010: The Wii Shop Channel is jam packed with new WiiWare games this week. Whether you are hungry to play with rookie lawyer Phoenix Wright, in Phoenix Wright™ Ace Attorney™ Justice for All, challenge your mind in Brain Cadets™ or catch the fifth and final chapter in the Tales of Monkey Island series, there will be something for you.

DSiWare doesn’t disappoint this week either. Control the skies in Flight Control™, try out the Flips Interactive Books in Flips Terror in Cubicle Four or complete mind-bending puzzles in Puzzle to Go Wildlife.

WiiWare– Phoenix Wright™ Ace Attorney™ Justice for All

(Capcom, 1,000 Wii Points)

Phoenix Wright, the rookie defence lawyer with the wildest cross-examination skills in town, is back for more in Phoenix Wright™ Ace Attorney™Justice for All.

The courtroom drama is heating up with ruthless D.A., Franziska von Karma. Meet new colorful characters, experience dramatic stories and exciting gameplay - the defence never rests!

WiiWare– Brain Cadets™

(Rising Star Games, 1,000 Wii Points)

This is a party game that allows up to four people to play at once. Players will become brand new Brain Cadets taking orders from the drill sergeant and go through mind-boggling, mind-strengthening training.

The rules are simple, but concentration and quick thinking are both key to playing this game and emerging as lean, mean, thinking machines. This game is best played with friends and family.

WiiWare– Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 5

Rise of the Pirate God

(Telltale Games, 1,000 Wii Points)

Shocking series finale sure to shiver your timbers!

With the Monkey Island world in tatters at the conclusion of the fourth Tales of Monkey Island chapter, we're all left to wonder: who can save the Caribbean?!

LeChuck is revealing surprising new characteristics yet again, Guybrush has met a shocking fate, and Elaine must confront the ultimate evil with everything at stake. Your adventure takes you far beyond the stormy isles as you experience the Rise of the Pirate God.

NINTENDO DSiWare– Flight Control™

(Firemint, 500 Nintendo DSi Points)

Fly the skies in Flight Control, the insanely addictive worldwide hit from Firemint. It only takes a minute to learn but you won’t be able to put it down.

Keep the skies safe for ten aircraft types including jets and seaplanes, on five maps including Beach, Windy and Aircraft Carrier. You can land the planes solo or play with a friend.

Touch and drag the planes to their runways but don’t let them collide. Sounds easy? You’ll need smart strategy, keen eyes and a smooth touch to keep the chaos under control.

NINTENDO DSiWare– Flips Terror in Cubicle Four*

(Electronic Arts, 500 Nintendo DSi Points)

There’s something strange going on with the loo in cubicle four of the girl’s toilet. It’s spewed green goo on Stacey’s shoes and almost had year-seven new boy, James, for lunch. Can he and his friends, Alexander and Lenny, flush out the cause of the trouble, or will the terrifying toilet plague the school with problems forever?

Flips Interactive Books– the Fun New Way for Kids to Read

NINTENDO DSiWare– Puzzle to Go Wildlife*

(Tivola Publishing, 500 Nintendo DSi Points)

Puzzle to Go Wildlife is the jigsaw puzzle for on the move. Puzzle together the most beautiful motifs wherever and whenever you like. Collect stars for each completed jigsaw puzzle and release new images. Ten motifs are available in three different degrees of difficulty.

Would you rather choose your own images to puzzle together? No problem! Puzzle to Go also allows you to puzzle together all the images from the photoalbum of your Nintendo DSi.

NINTENDO DSiWare– Downtown Texas Hold 'em

(Electronic Arts, 500 Nintendo DSi Points)

Go all-in with EA’s Downtown Texas Hold‘em!

Sharpen‘n show off your poker skills in 2 exciting game modes and take on up to 20 players in authentic showdowns. Put on your best poker face and challenge friends to a Multiplayer match. Start with a practice game, play a round of classic poker, then jump into turbo tournament to win the grand prize! Buy your way into gambling halls&casinos, each with its own unique background with realistic tables, cards&chips!

As the Wii Shop Channel and Nintendo DSi Shop are continually updated with exciting and refreshing games and applications, make sure you keep checking the Nintendo Channel, Wii Shop Channel and Nintendo DSi Shop for all the latest news and releases on already available and upcoming Virtual Console, WiiWare and Nintendo DSiWare titles.

Be sure to also check out Nintendo of Europe's WiiWare portal, which functions as the main hub for the latest WiiWare news and game sites, while at the same time providing the perfect entry point for newcomers to the service. Weekly and all-time Top 10 lists show which WiiWare titles the UK's Club Nintendo members are currently downloading most, and which are the most popular of all time.

The portal also provides step-by-step tutorials explaining how to connect the Wii console to the Internet and how to download WiiWare games, as well as a video showing how to use Nintendo Points. Visit www.wiiware.co.uk for all the details. Downloaded games can be saved to Wii's internal memory or SD card and added to the console's Wii Menu or SD Card Menu for anytime easy access.

For further information, please contact the Nintendo Press Office on:

Email: Nintendopressoffice@redconsultancy.com

Tel: 0845 259 1325

For further information on each game please contact:

Phoenix Wright™ Ace Attorney™ Justice for All

Capcom

Richard Earl - richard.earl@capcom.com

Brain Cadets™

Rising Star Games

Tyrone Walcott - tyrone.walcott@risingstargames.com

Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 5

Telltale Games

Joel Dreskin - jdreskin@telltalegames.com

Flight Control™

Firemint

Alexandra Peters - alex@firemint.com

Flips Terror in Cubicle Four

Downtown Texas Hold'em

Electronic Arts

Naomi Brookes - nbrookes@ea.com

Puzzle to Go Wildlife

Tivola Publishing

Helfried Menchén - menchen@tivola.de

*Please note that elements of this software may have been featured in previously-released software.


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