Nintendo is kicking off the New Year with a wide array of new videogames, software and demos available to download from the Nintendo eShop, Nintendo DSi Shop and the Wii Shop Channel. Today’s new releases include Sunsoft’s Trip World and the eagerly awaited 3D Classics Kid Icarus.
Draw your bow and arrow and become a fighting angel in 3D Classics Kid Icarus, the classic action-packed platform videogame where the fate of the Goddess Palutena is in your hands, now with stereoscopic 3D graphics. This videogame is available for free to anyone who has registered for the Club Nintendo promotion after registering two games on their Nintendo 3DS. The deadline for registration is 31st January so register now to get your hands on this re-mastered 3D version of the classic platform videogame.
Go on a quest to save the land of Shabubu in Trip World, available via the Nintendo eShop. The land is beset with war after their symbol of peace, the flower of Maita, has been stolen and you will need to use all of the heroic Yakapoo’s skills, including transforming into various different forms, in order to put an end to the chaos. Also inspire your kids to take on a wide range of exciting maths problems to challenge and educate with Successfully Learning Mathematics, Year 2, available via the Nintendo eShop and DSi Shop.
Below you can check out all the latest offerings which are available for download from today via Nintendo eShop, Nintendo DSi Shop and the Wii Shop Channel. Electronic Theatre will keep you updated with all the latest releases on Nintendo’s digital channels.
3D Classics Kid Icarus (Nintendo)
Free (Club Nintendo Promotion Exclusive)
Fans of platform videogames will love 3D Classics Kid Icarus, remastered with stereoscopic 3D visuals for the Nintendo 3DS. Starring the angelic warrior Pit, you must rescue the goddess Palutena and save Angel Land from the terrifying Medusa. Look out for Pit’s return in the forthcoming Kid Icarus: Uprising for Nintendo 3DS.
Trip World (Sunsoft)
When even the grass and plants are fighting each other, you know you’ve got a problem. Trip World is a charming platform game starring the amazing Yakopoo, who may look innocent but is able to transform into different forms to achieve his quest to find the Flower of Maita.
Successfully Learning Mathematics, Year 2 (Tivola)
Nintendo DSi Shop
500 Nintendo DSi points
Take on exciting maths problems with the little vampire Freddy in Successfully Learning: Mathematics, Year 2. Pupils will be challenged and amused by cheeky Freddy, who motivates kids and assists them with tips. All problems are based on the current curriculum for maths. You can play Successfully Learning: Mathematics, Year 2 in German, English, Spanish, French, Italian and Turkish.
Fish Tank (iFun4all)
Wii Shop Channel
500 Wii points
Catch fish across twenty four challenging levels, Fish Tank is an exciting arcade-style matching game, in which you collect shoals of colourful fish. With a four player co-op mode as well as nine different power-ups to enhance your gameplay. Practice hard and perhaps you could win the ultimate fishing trophy.