REPEL THE ALIEN INVASION IN CONTRA III THE ALIEN WARS - RELEASING THIS WEEK ON NINTENDO eSHOP FOR Wii U VIRTUAL CONSOLE

7 th January 2014 Check out this week’s newest downloadable offerings on Nintendo platforms:

Title Platform Available on Price Point on Nintendo eShop* Further Info Contact
Contra III The Alien Wars

(Konami)

Wii U

(Virtual Console – SNES)

Nintendo eShop from 09/01/14 €7.99

(£5.49)

 Nintendo PR

pr@nintendo.co.uk

Game Description: In the year 2636, the Alien War rages on, and it's up to two soldiers, Jimbo and Scully, to stop the invasion. In this US version of the Super NES™ classic, play solo or with a friend and battle through six stages of non-stop, run-and-gun action. Collect power-ups including bombs, flamethrowers, spread shots, lasers and homing guns. Control Jimbo and Scully as they travel through war-torn cities, race on air bikes, ride missiles and ultimately break into the alien base to defeat the boss once and for all. Please note, this title was originally released in Europe as "Super Probotector: Alien Rebels".

This is the US version of the game.

Mario Bros.

(Nintendo)

Nintendo 3DS

(Virtual Console- NES)

Nintendo eShop from 09/01/14 €4.99

(£4.49)

Nintendo PR

pr@nintendo.co.uk

Game Description: Mario Bros. is a treasure trove of gaming history. The follow-up to the hit Donkey Kong, it was not only the first time our hero was known as Mario, it also introduced his brother Luigi, green pipes, coins and even more now-familiar elements of the Mario series. The gameplay is simple yet challenging: eliminate all the enemies in each level for a big score. However, Mario cannot jump on enemies from above so must hit them from below and finish them off with a kick. Add a second player as Luigi for even more fun!
Cooking Mama 4

(505 Games)

Nintendo 3DS (Card/Download) Nintendo eShop from 09/01/14 €29.99

(£24.99)

Davide Racah

davide.racah@505games.it

Game Description: Mama is cooking up a storm - for the first time in 3D!
KORG M01D

(DETUNE)

Nintendo 3DS (Download) Nintendo eShop from 09/01/14 €24.99 DETUNE Ltd.

info@detune.co.jp

Game Description: The KORG M01D is a music workstation based on the KORG M1, the world’s first widely known synthesizer. The KORG M01D reproduces the M1’s unforgettable digital sounds of the 80s such as the “M1 piano”, still heard on many songs today.
 

Special offers

 Title Platform Available on Price Point on Nintendo eShop* Further Info Contact
MYST

(Funbox Media)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download/Card)

Nintendo eShop from 09/01/14 €9.99 (£8.99) until 31/01/14 23:59 local time.

Regular price is €13.99

(£12.99)

Lee Brown

leebrown@funboxmedia.co.uk

Aqua Moto Racing 3D

(Zordix)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 09/01/14 €5.99 (£5.39) until 23/01/14 23:59 local time.

Regular price is €7.99

(£7.19)

Matti Larsson

matti@zordix.com

 

Permanent Price Reduction

 Title Platform Available on Price Point on Nintendo eShop* Further Info Contact
Gabrielle's Ghostly Groove 3D

(Funbox Media)

Nintendo 3DS

(Card/Download)

Nintendo eShop from 09/01/14 €3.99 (£3.59).

Was €13.99 (£12.59)

Lee Brown

leebrown@funboxmedia.co.uk

Tangram Style

(Moving Player)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 09/01/14 €2.99 (£2.69).

Was €5.99 (£5.39)

Philippe Longere

philippe@movingplayer.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 659 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.

â?° 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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