THE TRIFORCE IS CALLING TO YOU THIS WEEK WITH THE RELEASE OF THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: ORACLE OF SEASONS & THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: ORACLE OF AGES EXCLUSIVELY ON NINTENDO 3DS eSHOP

                27th May 2013 Check out this week’s newest downloadable offerings on Nintendo platforms:

Title Platform Available on Price Point* Further Info Contact
The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons

(Nintendo)

Nintendo 3DS

(Virtual Console, Game Boy Color)

Nintendo eShop from 30/5/13 Special offer until 20/6/13 (23:59 CEST): €4.99

(£4.49).

Non special offer price will be €5.99 (£5.39)

pr@nintendo.co.uk
Game Description: Onox, the General of Darkness, has imprisoned the Oracle of Seasons to drain life from the land. Link must control the seasons themselves to turn the tide of evil! Change seasons at will – like conjuring winter to cross rivers - to solve puzzles and explore the land. Befriend animals to aid you, collect mysterious rings and conquer eight dungeons to recover the Essences of Nature. Plus - link with The Legend of Zelda™: Oracle of Ages™ via passwords to conclude your quest. Unlock secrets in both games, carry over items and reveal the ultimate boss battle!
The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages

(Nintendo)

Nintendo 3DS

(Virtual Console, Game Boy Color)

Nintendo eShop from 30/5/13 Special offer until 20/6/13 (23:59 CEST): €4.99

(£4.49).

Non special offer price will be €5.99 (£5.39)

pr@nintendo.co.uk
Game Description: Veran, the Sorceress of Shadows, has captured the Oracle of Ages to change history! Link must bend time with the Harp of Ages to save the Oracle, but the clock is ticking… Embark on a time-spanning adventure, where your actions in the past affect the future. Befriend animals to aid you, collect mysterious rings and conquer eight dungeons to recover the Essences of Time. Plus - link with The Legend of Zelda™: Oracle of Seasons™ via passwords to conclude your quest. Unlock secrets in both games, carry over items and reveal the ultimate boss battle!
THE “DENPA” MEN 2: Beyond the Waves

(Genius Sonority)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 30/5/13 €9.99

(£8.99)

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!

SpeedX 3D Hyper Edition

(Gamelion)

Nintendo 3DS

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 30/5/13 €1.99

(£1.79)

Sebastian Szczygiel

sebastian.szczygiel@game-lion.com

Game Description: You won't believe what's possible in a tunnel racing game! Speedx 3D Hyper Edition is the fastest tunnel racer ever! Be amazed by its enhanced visuals, start your run with just one tap on the screen and experience incredible thrills as you race through the new location. Speedx 3D Hyper Edition offers new music tracks, improved controls and even faster gameplay. Trigger Hyper mode and see how far can you go!
Mario & Sonic at the

London 2012 Olympic Games™

(SEGA)

Nintendo 3DS

(Card/Download)

Nintendo eShop from 30/5/13 €39.99

(£24.99)

Kerry Rizzo

krizzo@sega.co.uk

Game Description: On your marks and get set for the world’s greatest sporting event as Mario & Sonic head to the London 2012 Olympic Games. Hosted within the truly iconic setting of London, the games are back, bigger and better than ever before, bringing even more multiplayer fun and excitement to friends and families everywhere.
King of Fighters 98’

(D4 Enterprise)

Wii

(Virtual Console)

Wii Shop Channel from 30/5/13 900 Points Shinta Ogura

ogura@d4e.co.jp

Game Description: King of Fighters '98 is the 5th installment in the fighting game series released as a compilation after the dust settled from the epic Orochi Sage. King of Fighters '98 features a total of 38 characters, which can be broken down into 12 teams plus 2 individual characters. This time around, we see the long-awaited return of the Sports Team. The gameplay follows the same idea as its predecessor, '97, where players can select either advanced or extra modes to match their individual styles. Some minor changes include higher customizability, much to the fans' rejoice, and better fighting mechanics.
 

            Special offers

 Title Platform Available on Price* Further Info Contact
Ghosts’n Goblins

(CAPCOM)

Wii U

(Virtual Console, NES)

Nintendo eShop from 30/5/13 €4.99

(£3.49)

laura.skelly@capcom.com
Ghosts’n Goblins is 50% off and available for only €2.49 (£1.74) for users who bought Super Ghouls'n Ghosts™ on Nintendo eShop on their Wii U.

Special offer valid until 6/6/13 (23:59 CEST)

Game Description: Renowned as one of the most challenging platform games of all time, Ghosts'n Goblins pits brave knight Arthur on a hair-raising journey to rescue his beloved princess from her supernatural captors. Arm yourself with your trusty lance, and find jars to upgrade to weapons like the dagger, torch or axe, then battle your way through six monster-infested stages until the final confrontation with the Devil himself! But beware the Devil's tricks! The princess may be further away than you think... If you own this title on your Wii™, perform a system transfer from your Wii to your Wii U™ to receive a special upgrade price.

This is the US version of the game.

Toki Tori 2

(Two Tribes)

Wii U

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 30/5/13

until 6/6/13, 14:59 CEST

€11.24, was €14.99

(£9.74, was £12.99)

Martijn Reuvers

martijn@twotribes.com

 

            Permanent Price Reduction

 Title Platform Available on Price* Further Info Contact
Chasing Aurora

(Broken Rules)

Wii U

(Download)

Nintendo eShop from 29/5/13 €6.49 was €11.99

(£5.89, was £10.79)

Felix Bohatsch

felix@brokenrul.es

Keep up to date with all the official Nintendo announcements and exclusive new game information by following the official Nintendo UK 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.

All indicated prices are inclusive of applicable VAT.

ENDS

 


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