April 18th Nintendo Download

Posted on April 18, 2013 by Jason Nason

Quite a few things released today with a heavy focus on the 3DS. LEGO City Undervcover: The Chase Begins will be released on Sunday and will hit the eShop this weekend, as well as two older games with full game downloads. New eShop titles include Mystery Murders: Jack the Ripper and Witch & Hero.

Plus there are several sales in the eShop starting today including three titles from Level 5 (Liberation Maiden, Crimson Shroud and Aero Porter). Plus there are three new games for Nintendo’s DSiWare service!

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

[tabs tab1=”Nintendo 3DS” tab2=”DSiWare” tab3=”Nintendo Video”]


Nintendo 3DS Full Game Download

LEGO City Undercover: The Chase Begins

Action | Nintendo | Rated:E-10

Prove your worth and clean up LEGO® City as Chase McCain! Step into the shoes of Chase McCain as he arrives in the up-and-coming LEGO® City, earning his keep as a rookie officer. This prequel to LEGO® City Undercover on Wii U reveals the origin story of Chase McCain, one of the city’s most celebrated crime fighters. Drive fast, go undercover, and make the arrest! Use disguises to gain special abilities, and engage in hand-to-hand combat with the underground criminal element. Drive dozens of vehicles around the city to tackle missions and explore the massive LEGO® City. Help Chase McCain become a LEGO® City legend in this action packed crime-busting adventure, a completely new story in the popular LEGO® franchise—only on Nintendo 3DS. Will be released on April 21st, 2013.


Harvest Moon 3D: The Tale of Two Towns

Simulation | Natsume | Rated:E

Trouble Boils Over in a Rural Rivalry! Years ago, a tunnel connected livestock-loving Bluebell village with the crop-growing town of Konohana, but boisterous bickering between the burgs created a cave-in and collapsed the tunnel! Build a bustling farm, befriend the villagers, and maybe you can find a way to bring these towns together once again! Features • Choose from two different villages, each with their own shops, villagers, and festivals! • Take on quests in each town and establish your reputation as the best farmer on both sides of the mountain! • Grow crops, raise livestock, woo a spouse, and start a family! Originally released on October 25th, 2011.


Tetris® Axis

Puzzles | Nintendo | Rated:E

Tetris Game Reaches New Heights on Nintendo 3DS™ Loved globally by people of all ages and all cultures, the Tetris game continues to be one of the most widely recognized video games of all time. Now, Tetris fans can experience the game like never before on the Nintendo 3DS. Featuring over 20 fun‐filled game modes, Tetris for Nintendo 3DS delivers a rich mix of both traditional and never before seen ways to play the Tetris game. Jump into the game with the familiar Marathon mode, or test your skills in the all‐new fast‐paced Fever mode. Witness remarkable graphics and special effects using the stereoscopic 3D display on the Nintendo 3DS. Clearing lines has never been so fun! Features Over 20 Tetris game modes!; Featured Game Modes: Marathon, Computer Battle, Fever, and Survival; Party Game Modes: Stage Racer Plus, Shadow Wide, Jigsaw, Tower Climber, Capture, Fit, Bombliss™ Plus, Sprint, and Master Mode; Augmented Reality Game Modes: AR Marathon and AR Climber; Local Multiplayer Game Modes (2P–8P): VS Battle, VS Stage Racer, VS Shadow Wide, VS Capture, and Co‐op Tower Climber; Download Play Game Modes (2P–8P): Marathon with Everyone, Fever with Everyone, and VS Battle; Nintendo® Wi-Fi Connection Game Modes (2P–8P): 4 variants of World Battle; Discover new exciting Items for Fever using SpotPass™. Originally released on June 18th, 2011.


Nintendo 3DS eShop

Witch & Hero

Action, Adventure | CIRCLE Entertainmanet LTD. | Rated:E-10

Witch & Hero is an 8-bit style action game. You play as a hero accompanied by a witch taking on the evil Medusa, whom has destroyed many villages and towns with the monsters that stand before her. Medusa turned the witch into stone, so she is no longer able to move. So it’s up to the hero to defeat the monsters and collect their blood in order to recover the witch for a limited duration. The witch’s destructive magic easily destroys monsters, but you will have to rely on the hero’s will power primarily. He is able to try and try again, but the witch cannot, thus the hero must protect her. Features -Retro 8-bit pixel graphics and sound, along with simple controls; -Wipe out huge waves of monsters through 20 stages with 2 difficulties; -Choose between Trial mode and infinite mode for an in-depth challenge

Check out Darkain Arts Gamers’ review of this game here.


Super Little Acorns 3D Turbo

Action, Adventure | Pixel Toys | Rated:E

Time for some squirreling action! Prepare for some super squirreling action! Now with 50% new exclusive level content, ninja completion bonuses, super high speed turbo mode and a whole bunch of zany new squirrel outfits! Run, jump, swing and smash Mr Nibbles through 90 frantic levels of pixel perfect platforming. Mr Nibbles goes nuts for acorns and he’s on a mission to reclaim his stash from the pesky critters who stole them so he can feed his growing family. Delivering some of the best platform gameplay yet and featuring wonderful crisp graphics, Super Little Acorns 3D Turbo is a must have for platform game fans. Grapple and swing Mr Nibbles through 30 exclusive Challenge stages to test your squirreling skills. Adventure through 60 main game stages spread across four seasons with epic boss levels and completion goals, enough to keep you playing until winter! Collect power-ups to supercharge Mr. Nibbles through his adventure, including Tough Nut to smash through enemies and walls!


Mystery Murders: Jack the Ripper

Adventure, Strategy, Other | Microvalue | Rated:M

It’s Autumn1888 soon to be known in history as the “Autumn of Terror”… The East End of Victorian London was rocked by a series of terrifying murders of “ladies of the night” on the streets of Whitechapel . Three people, in their own ways, desperately try to help solve the crimes. Emma De Ville, a gifted clairvoyant, who has vivid dreams and visions . Frank Hudson, a rookie newspaper journalist, determined to seek out the truth. Inspector Frederick Abberline of Scotland Yard, burdened with the task of hunting down the murderer known as Jack the Ripper.


Nintendo 3DS DLC

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity

New Mystery Dungeons are now available for purchase in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity! Those looking for the STRONGEST Mystery Dungeon will find it in Strongest Trail! Don’t forget, Poké Forest is a FREE download until April 30!


Nintendo 3DS eShop SALE

Pokédex 3D Pro

Application | Nintendo | Rated:E

The Perfect Companion Application to Pokémon Black Version 2 and Pokémon White Version 2 The Pokédex 3D Pro application is a fully enhanced and upgraded version of the original Pokédex 3D application. It includes detailed information about more than 640 Pokémon from the Pokémon video game series. The Pokédex 3D Pro application also includes in-depth sorting, comparison and ranking tools, as well as comprehensive details about the moves each Pokémon can learn, and how and when each Pokémon evolves. Additionally, the application features augmented-reality capabilities, including the ability to take photos of Pokémon in the real world.

Fans have until 9 a.m. PT on April 19 to get their hands on the Pokédex 3D Pro application at the special discounted price. Visit the Nintendo eShop today to purchase and download this application for only $9.99.



Shooter, Action, Arcade | LEVEL-5 International America, Inc. | Rated:T | $7.99 / $4.99

The spirits that once protected the beautiful island nation of New Japan have been taken. LEVEL-5 and Grasshopper Manufacture’s SUDA51 team up to bring you LIBERATION MAIDEN, a full-scale 3D shooter game in the Nintendo eShop. Players step into the role of Shoko Ozora, who rides out on her Liberator, Kamui, to protect the country of New Japan against invading forces. Shoko will face powerful opposition from an arsenal of ground forces, culminating in thrilling showdowns with the enemy’s massive mechanical Conduit Spikes. The game brings AAA production values to the downloadable space with breathtaking animation by bones, fully voiced dialog and contributions from an all-star cast of artists, designers and musicians.


Role-Playing | LEVEL-5 International America, Inc. | Rated:T | $7.99 / $4.99

LEVEL-5 and Yasumi Matsuno have brought together the industry’s most venerated creators in the world of RPGs to take up the challenge and lend their support to the production of CRIMSON SHROUD. A tribute to the table-top RPG, crucial decisions hinge on the roll of a die. Players roll dice in real time and chain skills together to earn bonus dice of greater and greater face value. Use your dice strategically though, or your foes may yet get the best of you! Follow the tale of a young “Chaser” named Giauque, as he and his team find themselves drawn into the mystery of the Original Gift, the Crimson Shroud. A bold new adventure awaits! Features *A brand new story from veteran creator, Yasumi Matsuno; *Roll dice to make crucial choices that alter your fate; *A classic RPG infused with modern elegance


Simulation | LEVEL-5 International America, Inc. | Rated:E | $4.99 / $2.99

LEVEL-5 and Yoot Saito, from VIVARIUM Inc., team up to bring you AERO PORTER, an airport simulation and puzzle game that will have you sorting luggage, expanding your airport’s operations, and avoiding security mishaps! As your airport gains passengers and prestige, you’ll be faced with more and more planes to load and luggage to color code. And that’s to say nothing of all the special requests and suspicious packages you’ll have to deal with! It’s your job to put your airport on the map to help it grow from a few sleepy regional terminals to a bustling international hub. Exchange aircraft with your friends via StreetPass, get those planes loaded, and check your luggage on time! Features * LEVEL-5 & Yoot Saito join forces to create an Airport Sim; * Easy to play, difficult to master!; * Expand your airport into a bustling hub of commerce!

Dress To Play: Cute Witches!

Action, Adventure | EnjoyUp Games | Rated:E | $3.99 / $1.99

In Dress To Play: Cute Witches! Dress to play and play to dress! Make a little witch and design her outfit in the dressing room. When you finish, get ready to set off on an adventure as your character flies away on her broomstick to a peaceful world inhabited by fantasy characters. The more you play, the more rewards and gifts you’ll receive. You’ll also earn more items of clothing to dress your little witches in! Features • 2 games in one: Create and dress up a little witch at your taste. Enjoy playing the adventure with your character. • 50 challenges which will provide more than 50 new pieces to dress your characters; • Thousands of combinations to create thousands of different little witches; • An adventure full of cute creatures; • A colorful and beautiful universe to enjoy with the 3D effect.



Nintendo DSiWare

Working Dawgs: Rivet Retriever

Action, Arcade | Big John Games | Rated:E

Building the latest construction project requires teamwork, quick reflexes, and dogged determination! Working Dawg Mac has his paws on the rivet gun to fasten the beams together, but he needs a steady supply of rivets to finish the job. It’s up to you to guide the main character Ace to retrieve enough of the rivets scattered across each construction site and deliver them to Mac before time expires. This is no simple game of fetch for Ace. Birds, bees, and cats are causing the Working Dawgs trouble, and Ace will have to evade, jump, or spin-attack them out of his way. Every missed jump or animal attack will spill rivets from Ace’s bucket. Other moving obstacles on the construction site can be trouble for Ace and his bucket of rivets, too. So watch your step up high on the beams! Rivet Retriever features 20 levels to challenge even the best trained Working Dawg. Complete each level once to advance, them come back and play again to find more rivets, and set new best times.

Puzzler Brain Games

Puzzles | Maximum Games | Rated:E

The world’s best-selling puzzle brand brings you Puzzler Brain, an all-new collection of puzzles to keep your mind sharp! Put your Memory, Literary, Numerical, and Visual skills to the test with 20 brand new fun puzzles, a new Practice mode to exercise your skills, and all-new medals to unlock. Do you have what it takes to be the ultimate Puzzler Brain champion? Work through the Professor’s program to find out! Review your progress with the in-game Progress Tracker and test as many times as you wish. Get your brain working with the ultimate puzzle compilation! This game is also available in the Nintendo 3DS eShop. Will be available on April 23rd, 2013.

Puzzler World 2013

Puzzles, Strategy | Maximum Games | Rated:E

The best-selling puzzle game is back with even more games and brain-bending challenges! From the world’s most well-known puzzle brand comes a new collection of puzzle favorites, including NEW for 2013 – Loko, Maze-A-Pix, Backwords, Number Jig, and more than a thousand more! Work through over 1200 puzzles in 27 different categories. Challenge your skills with Wordsearch, Takegaki, Fitword, Sudoku, Pathfinder, Spot the Difference, Codeword, Sum People, Backwords, Link-A-Pix, and Split Words puzzles, to name a few! Play Challenge Mode to unlock Mater Mode puzzles for even more games and brain-bending challenges. This is the ultimate compilation for puzzle lovers everywhere! This game is also available in the Nintendo 3DS eShop. Will be available on April 23rd, 2013.


Final Episode of BearShark Season 1

The newest hit series from Nintendo Video™ wraps up this week with the final episode of BearShark Season 1. In a fitting end, Bear and Shark chase Steve through a nursing home. Don’t miss the fast paced action and be sure to tune-in for a very special announcement!


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.

DSiWare Eshop Nintendo Nintendo 3DS Nintendo DS



Leave a Reply

Get the latest articles and news from BrokenJoysticks and a selection of excellent articles from other sources.

Simply fill out the form below and you’ll be on your way to getting our upcoming newsletter.