A healthy blast of Nintendo downloads coming this week – We’ve got Sonic’s return on both Wii U and 3DS (reviews for both coming later this week!), some price cuts, and even some Wii U Virtual Console action too.
So without further ado, here’s what you can look forward to on the eShop this week:
- Sonic: Lost World – Wii U & 3DS Download – £39.99 & £34.99 respectively
In his latest plot to defeat Sonic and rule the world, Dr. Eggman has harnessed the power of six menacing creatures known as the Deadly Six. However, when the Deadly Six rise up against their new master, Sonic must unite with his arch nemesis Eggman and explore the mystical Lost Hex in order to take them on head-to-head. Use Sonic’s new moves & Colour Powers to speed across a variety of unique terrains, racing inside, outside and upside down in every level.
For Wii U owners purchasing the game via the eShop between October 18th-26th, you’ll also receive a download code for a bonus level. You must register a Club Nintendo account first and login to your account on nintendo.co.uk to get your code.
- Hot Wheels: World’s Best Driver – Wii U Download – £29.99
Be the world’s best driver! Gear up for the most intense challenges only Hot Wheels can deliver! Pick your team, choose your ride and go for it! Customise 24 iconic Hot Wheels vehicles and test your skills in 50+ challenges across 4 Hot Wheels test facilities.
- Game Festival 2 – 3DS Download – £19.99
Games Festival is back and better than ever! Incredible and fun attractions for young and old, bowling, skeet shooting, games of skill and the famous Whack-a-mole! On your own or with your friends, the only thing missing is candyfloss!
- City Connection – 3DS Virtual Console (NES) – £3.59
NES classic City Connection is a driving action game which sees you race across all the highways of the world! After breaking into a New York paint store you get behind the wheel of a customised automobile. You must avoid pesky cats and the ever-present police who will stop at nothing to bring your journey to a screeching halt. Utilising oil cans and death-defying jumps, throw your assailants off your trail and travel the world from New York to Japan in this exciting arcade classic!
- Urban Champion – Wii U Virtual Console (NES) – £3.49
In Urban Champion, prove you’re the toughest guy on the streets. Block, punch and dodge your way through opponents to force them back – and down the open manholes! Plus, you’ll have to contend with angry neighbours dropping flower pots and avoid the attentions of the cops, too. Battle solo against computer controlled foes or face off against a friend in the two-player mode. This is the US version of the game.
- Clu Clu Land – Wii U Virtual Console (NES) – £3.49
Released in the early days of the NES, Clu Clu Land is a unique and fast-paced action-maze game. Manoeuvre Bubbles around the stages by grabbing posts with her outstretched hands and swinging in your chosen direction. To win, explore the whole maze to uncover all of the gold bars. But beware! Spiky sea urchins can pop Bubbles if she touches them. Luckily, Bubbles can defend herself with an electric wave to stun her enemies. Clu Clu Land can be played solo or with a friend in simultaneous two-player mode. This is the US version of the game.
- Cute Witch! runner – 3DS/DSi DSiWare – £1.79/200 Points
In Cute Witch! runner get ready to set off on an adventure as your character flies away on her broomstick to a peaceful world inhabited by fantasy characters. Cute Witch! runner is a challenging action game where you have to fly, fly more and then fly even more! Get all the 32 achievements done and become the number one in the score table. At first, everything is easy: you pick up stars, you earn score points, you fly around the creatures… but soon you’ll be involved in an unleashed race where you’ll have to put your reflexes to the test avoiding every obstacle in your way. How long do you think you’ll resist flying? Features: Fast-paced action at breakneck speed. 32 challenges to accomplish. Break all the records with the included bonus mini game. An adventure full of cute creatures.
- Steamworld Dig – 3DS Download – Reduced to £6.39 until 21/10/2013.
- Aqua Moto Racing 3D – 3DS Download – Reduced to £5.39 until 01/11/2013.
- Planet Crashers 3D – 3DS Download – Reduced to £4.49 permanently.