April 4th Nintendo Download

Quite a few things released today, with a heavy dose on new content for the 3DS. Two Tribes’ Toki Tori 2 hits the Wii U eShop today plus the Konami’s Castlevania from 1987 has been released on the 3DS Virtual Console. Speaking of Virtual Console the Wii gets another SNK title from D4 Enterprise in NAM-1975.

Plus check out Real Heroes: Firefighter 3D, Gabrielle’s Ghostly Groove 3D and escapeVektor gets a sale price. Plus new DLC for Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity is now available.

Take a look at the full, and lengthy list, below.

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Nintendo Wii U eShop

Toki Tori 2

Puzzles, Strategy | Two Tribes | Rated:E

Living game world filled with creatures to interact with No texts or tutorials; players learn by experimentation. Features level editor using Wii U GamePad. Fully supports Off-TV gameplay on the Wii U GamePad. Toki Tori 2 is a hybrid between a puzzle and a platform game that features a rich and living game world. Players need to learn about the personalities of the inhabitants and discover how they react to the player’s presence in order to make progress in the game. The player controls a chubby chicken whose only available actions are a whistle or – using his weight – a stomp on the floor. These actions are all the player gets to work with throughout the game. The diverse roster of creatures and their reactions to these two actions, deliver an easy to grasp yet deep puzzle mechanic. Toki Tori 2 launches with an introductory sale price of $13.49 through April 19, and then will be available for the regular price of $14.99.



Nintendo 3DS eShop

Real Heroes: Firefighter 3D

First-Person Action | Scientifically Proven | Rated:E-10

In this first-person fire and rescue action game, players will enter the soot-stained boots of an everyday hero as a newly graduated academy cadet getting their start in a big city fire station. Players must use the tools of the trade like the axe, hose and saw to battle raging blazes, tackle explosive environments and rescue survivors.

Nintendo 3DS Full Game Download

Gabrielle’s Ghostly Groove 3D

Rhythm, Dance, Arcade | Natsume Inc. | Rated:E | $19.99

Gabrielle’s having a bad day. She sneezed her soul right out of her body! She’ll have to travel to Monsterville, the home of all things that go bump in the night, to get help. Only by busting out the ghostliest dance moves and thrilling and chilling people will she be able to scare up the power she needs to get herself back into her body! It’s a spooktacular rhythm adventure! Original Release October 4th, 2011.

Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console


Action, Adventure | Konami | Rated:E | $4.99

Take arms as Simon Belmont as you make your way through six monstrous floors filled with bats, ghosts, zombies and every kind of ghoulish creature imaginable. Use the legendary whip and a host of deadly weapons to battle your way to Dracula’s chamber in this timeless classic that started it all.

Nintendo 3DS Application Update

Colors! 3D

A major Colors! 3D update on April 5 will deliver a wealth of new features: Follow your favorite artists, participate in painting challenges, and tag and search paintings.

Nintendo 3DS eShop Sale


Action, Adventure | Nnooo | Rated:E | $9.99 $4.99

Vektor has been trapped inside the CPU for what feels like an eternity and you are his only hope of escape. As he travels through the CPU, help him recover his memories and destroy the different enemy types sent to hunt him. But be careful, the further Vektor gets, the more devious the CPU becomes! There is a whole world to uncover within your CPU! Hiding away are 150 levels (nodes), 27 worlds (zones) and 4 unique abilities to unlock and upgrade. With Vektor providing you with; Detonate to destroy enemies, Boost and Super Boost to out run them and Boostenate to smash your way through, you are sure to be able to help him escape! Online leaderboards allow you to compete against your friends, those in your location and those closest to you in score. Use wildcards to double your score in each level and boost your standing in the leaderboards!

Nintendo 3DS New DLC

Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity

RPG | Nintendo | Rated:E

Become one of five popular Pokémon from the fan-favorite franchise – Pikachu, Snivy, Oshawott, Tepig or Axew – and journey through infinite dungeons, battle and befriend other Pokémon, collect treasures and explore the game’s vast, beautiful world – all in amazing 3D. In Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity, there are many labyrinths called Mystery Dungeons that change their form every time a player enters. Pokémon, items and treasure within a Mystery Dungeon will change location every time a player re-enters.



Nintendo Wii Virtual Console


Shooter | D4 Enterprise | Rated:E-10 | 900 Points

Initially released in 1990, NAM-1975 is a third-person, “shoot ’em up,” action game. The player takes the role of an American Special Forces soldier fighting through a harsh battlefield while moving left and right in front of the screen as enemies in the background shoot fiercely at the protagonist. Essentially, you fight with machine guns and other firearms, as well as hand grenades and the like; however, you can pick up new weapons from items. Not to mention, you can move at high speed while dashing, enabling you to get out of sticky situations if used adeptly.


Nintendo adds new titles to the Nintendo eShop for the Nintendo 3DS™/Nintendo 3DS XL system, to the Nintendo DSi™ Shop for the Nintendo DSi system and to the Wii™ Shop Channel for the Wii console at 9 a.m. Pacific time on Thursdays.

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