August 1st Nintendo Download

Kirby’s Dream Land 2 hits the 3DS Virtual Console this week as well as three new eShop games. My Farm 3D, Family Kart 3D and Bike Rider DX are all new releases.

On the Wii U front Pikmin 3 will be released in retail and digital download versions on Sunday as does Disney’s Planes, which will be available on August 6th. The 3DS version will also be available next Tuesday.

Finally Harvest Moon is now available on the Wii U Virtual console and Ubisoft’s Cloudberry Kingdom is available in the Wii U eShop.

Take a look at the full rundown of releases below.


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Nintendo Wii U Full Game Download

Pikmin 3

Action | Nintendo | Rated: E-10

In the Pikmin 3 game, players take command of three explorers and a legion of adorable Pikmin in a fight for survival. By employing the unique abilities of these tiny Pikmin creatures, players will solve puzzles, battle dangerous predators and recover food needed to save the explorers’ depleted home planet.

 

Disney Planes

Action, Adventure | Disney Interactive | Rated: E

Get over your fear of heights and take to the skies for a daring mid-air adventure that will test your pilot skills and your sense of humor. After a few flight lessons with Skipper, throttle forward over the world of Cars, just like Disney’s hit movie Planes. Fly solo or fly with a wingman to complete flight objectives, or challenge each other to an Air Rally race or a Balloon Pop challenge. And if you want to stretch your wings, get airborne with a leisurely Free Flight. Just don’t look down!

 

Nintendo Wii U eShop

Cloudberry Kingdom

Action, Adventure | Ubisoft | Rated: T | $9.99

Unhappily ever after. That’s how it starts. The Orb resurfaces and the classic characters return. Kobbler with his mania, Princess with her endless boredom. It’s only a matter of time before Bob, our hero, shows up to put order back to madness. Three powers struggle for victory and the fate of Cloudberry Kingdom hangs in the balance. What will become of the retired hero, Bob? Will saving Princess one last time win her love? Could true love ever stop Kobbler and the power of the Orb? No, probably not. But hey, it’s worth a shot.

 

Nintendo Wii U Virtual Console

Harvest Moon

RPG, Simulation | Natsume | Rated: E

Take in the natural beauty and breathe the fresh country air in this fascinating farming simulation game. Experience first-hand the down-to-earth goodness of life on a farm. Your challenge is to dig in and build your life as a farmer with old-fashioned hard work and dedication. There are buildings on your property, but they are in need of livestock. You have a modest house, but if things get lonely in the field, it’s going to take a remodel to woo a female farming companion. Success in this game is measured by the fruits of your labor, so remember, you always reap what you sow!

 
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Nintendo 3DS Full Game Download

Disney Planes

Action, Adventure | Disney Interactive | Rated: E

Get over your fear of heights and take to the skies for a daring mid-air adventure that will test your pilot skills and your sense of humor. After a few flight lessons with Skipper, throttle forward over the world of Cars, just like Disney’s hit movie Planes.

 

Nintendo 3DS eShop

Family Kart 3D

Racing, Sports | Arc System Works | Rated: E | $4.99

On your mark, get set… Family kart! Join Billy, Sarah, Cuz, and all the family in a lighthearted racing game that has come to the Nintendo 3DS thanks to ARC Style’s Family series! Enjoy three different modes: Grand Prix, Free Play, and Time Mode. With eight characters and eight karts, all with their different strengths and weaknesses, you can play for hours challenging the 12 different courses at one of three different levels of difficulty! Then connect to the national ranking online and see how your best times in Time Mode compare to those of your rivals across the nation! Use your items wisely, master the road, and earn your rightful place as the head of the family as you leave your kin in the dust!

 

My Farm 3D

Simulation | Bigben Interactive | Rated: E | $7.99

Calves, cows, pigs, poultry…make your farm prosper like a real farmer! Buy new animals, feed them, care for them and make your farmyard a happy one to unlock lots of bonuses. Sell your chicken’s eggs at the market, get new colours for your animals and exchange them with your friends!

 

Bike Rider DX

Action, Adventure | Spicysoft | Rated: E | $5.99

Enjoy a new kind of jump ‘n run action, riding your bike on bumpy roads, crossing deep valleys and dodging all kinds of obstacles. Travel the globe to be the champion of the WORLD TOUR mode, or break the highscore in the endless GRAND PRIX mode and see how far you can go. You can use a variety of power-up items like the “Air Ride” and make use of fun gimmicks such as giant whirlwinds on your way through the stages! Will you be able to collect all gold coins and unlock the special bonus stages? Just jump! – Everyone can quickly become familiar with the controls, while a large variety of stages and modes provide fun for both newcomers and experienced gamers!

 

Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console

Kirby’s Dream Land 2

Action, Adventure | Nintendo | Rated: E | $3.99

Kirby returns and has joined forces with new friends in this thrilling sequel! The Rainbow Bridges that connect the seven Rainbow Islands have disappeared! Help Kirby solve the mystery! Search through the different islands while battling King DeDeDe and his horde of evil minions. Along the way, meet Rick the Hamster, Kine the Fish, and Coo the Owl. Each possesses important abilities that can multiply the magnitude of Kirby’s powers. Earn the mysterious Rainbow Sword, and prepare to face Kirby’s most menacing rival ever — the evil Dark Matter!

 
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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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