3DS News

Nintendo eShop Update: 7/16/15 – 7/23/15

Nintendo has updated their digital store with new additions for the Wii U and 3DS for the week of July 16, 2015. Below is a list of new releases and sales.

Wii U

  • Tiny Galaxy
    “Our square blue hero, Orion has had his headphones stolen! It’s up to you to help him through this treacherous journey and get them back! Adventure through 6 vibrant and deadly worlds, fight off evil bosses and overcome 60 tough, challenging levels that will truly test your reflexes! Tiny Galaxy takes the traditional platformer recipe and replaces the platforms with a variety of planets of different size. Jump from planet to planet and watch as gravity changes and the screen rotates based on your every move! If you love traditional platformers, then you’ll love Tiny Galaxy! It’s Out Of This World!”
    – Description on game’s page at nintendo.com

Tiny Galaxy pic 1

  • Blaster Master (Virtual Console)
    “In this NES cult classic, main character Jason goes after his rogue pet frog, Fred, and both fall into a world of monsters. Jason must join forces with a combat tank code-named SOPHIA and find a way to survive, while ending the mutant forces set to destroy Earth!”
    – Nintendo press release

3DS

  • I Am An Air Traffic Controller Airport Hero Narita (Full Game and Demo)
    “Control Japan’s Tokyo-Narita Airport in [I am an Air Traffic Controller Airport Hero Narita], where many flights from around the world come and go every day. With the terminal placed between two runways, taxiing takes a long time in this airport and thus ground control can be tricky. You will need to pay attention to not only air control, but also to the position and movement of taxiing airplanes. Anticipate well to control successfully. Give the appropriate directions and guide the airplanes smoothly! Game controls are simple. Just select the direction details which are automatically displayed. Enjoy the airport scenery and the bustle of passenger planes as you work through 20 stages!”
    – Description on game’s page at nintendo.com

 Airport Hero Narita pic 1

  • I Love My Dogs
    “Become a best friend to the animals by taking in abandoned puppies. Look after them every day so they flourish with their new family: feed them, pat them, train them, groom them and play with them. Discover the town around you: take them for walks in the park, enter competitions on the beach and buy new toys and accessories for them at the market.”
    – Description on game’s page at nintendo.com
  • Castle Conqueror EX (Demo)
    “Commander! Are you ready to lead your people against The Empire!? Castle Conqueror EX is a real-time strategy game for casual gamers. Players can play as 1 of 4 heroes in the EX version of the DSiWare hit Castle Conqueror. Your mission is to lead your soldiers into battle, seize the enemy’s castle, and gain victories until The Empire is banished from your land.”
    – Description on game’s page at nintendo.com
  • Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight (Demo)
    “It may seem all too familiar on paper: a heroic knight, a beautiful princess that needs protecting, a party of adventurers. Luckily, Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight is anything but ordinary. Discover what lies in wait for you after climbing up the towering Yggdrasil tree. Outside of High Lagaard, venture through the dark Ginnungagap ruins to unveil the origins of the Fafnir Knight. An exciting new adventure awaits you, but what will you discover when you get there? In The Fafnir Knight, experience a brand new story with a fixed party, voiced dialogue, animated cutscenes, and the Fafnir class, which has the ability to transform into a beastly demonic form. Or, revisit the original Etrian Odyssey 2 with updated graphics and a full roster of classes. Whichever path you choose, know that you’ll be crawling through exciting dungeons, battling frightening enemies, and discovering the new and incredible world of Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight.”
    – Description on game’s page at nintendo.com

  • G.G Series SCORE ATTACKER (DSiWare)
    “Control your fighter craft through space to destroy enemy ships in this top down action shooter! Avoid shots from enemies while collecting E boxes that the enemies drop to charge your ‘α’ Cannon which fires an extremely powerful sphere of energy and ‘β’ Blast which absorbs any enemy projectiles nearby. At the end of each stage a barrage of powerful enemies will try to stop you. Depending on how high your score is in each stage, the level of difficulty will increase. Propel yourself forward as the Score Attacker!”
    – Description on game’s page at nintendo.com
  • G.G Series VECTOR (DSiWare)
    “Falling blocks with arrows need to be arranged according to color and arrow direction! Manipulate the blocks and their arrows to create a path or ‘Vector’ of four or more to clear them from the screen. If the blocks pile up to the top of the screen, it’s game over. Choose from Easy to Expert mode. Beware, blocks may change direction randomly without warning on the highest difficulty setting. Stay alert and aim for the highest score and the largest combo in your goal for mastery over the ‘Vector’!”
    – Description on game’s page at nintendo.com

Sales, Specials & More

Etrian Odyssey IV Legends of Titan Art

Ongoing sales from the weeks of May 28, June 25, July 2 and July 9

Below is a list of games on the Wii U and 3DS eShops that still have ongoing sales originally listed during the weeks of May 28June 25July 2 and July 9.

Epic Indie Sale

May 28

  • Luv Me Buddies Wonderland for Wii U and 3DS is $12.90 until 8:59 a.m. PT on Friday, July 31.
  • Fit Music is $12.90 until 8:59 a.m. PT on Friday, July 31.

June 25

  • Puzzle Monkeys is $1.49 until 8:59 a.m. PT on Thursday, July 23.
  • Stone Shire is $3.99 until 8:59 a.m. PT on Saturday, Aug. 1.

July 2

July 9


Robbie Key is the Nintendo editor for Analog Addiction and former editor-in-chief for The Pine Log at Stephen F. Austin State University, where he is now an alumnus. Follow his completely relevant Twitter updates, watch his awesometacular YouTube videos and view his LinkedIn profile.

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