NINTENDO DOWNLOAD HIGHLIGHTS NEW DIGITAL CONTENT FOR NINTENDO SYSTEMS - JAN. 5, 2012
Jan. 5, 2012 - In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems. Nintendo adds new titles to the Nintendo eShop for the Nintendo 3DS™ 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.
This week's Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:
Samurai Sword Destiny™ – Samurai Sword Destiny™ is a character action game that will challenge players of all levels. You control a deadly female samurai, Akane, with a single goal in mind: to find and bring her missing elder brother home.
On Akane's quest, she will encounter deadly ambushes, invade enemy castle rooftops, and square off against seemingly indomitable opponents.
With the help of dozens of upgrades available to enhance her fighting abilities, Akane just might have a fighting chance against the forces that stand in her path!
(For Nintendo 3DS™)
Swapnote™ Now Available! – Swapnote lets you create handwritten notes and then share those notes with other Swapnote users on your friend list via the SpotPass™ and StreetPass™ features. Nintendo might even send notes to you too!
As your note collection grows and you spend Play Coins, you'll unlock new features and be able to personalize messages even further by changing stationery patterns, attaching photos and sound recordings, writing and drawing in 3D, and more. You'll even be able to surprise your friends with secret notes that they can only open on a certain date!
Passing handwritten notes to your friends is a breeze, regardless of whether they're sitting across the room...or across the world!
(For Nintendo 3DS)
Quick Fill Q – Q is a spherical creature who rolls on without stopping. Players must use swift thinking and precise controls to fill holes that are in his way so Q can keep on rolling.
(For Nintendo 3DS / Nintendo DSi™)
3 Heroes - Crystal Soul – As the Crystal Champion, you must protect the kingdom of Crystennia by defeating monsters and collecting various kinds of natural energy released by them.
(For Nintendo 3DS / Nintendo DSi)
Zombii Attack - Zombii Attack is an arcade survival game.
In an infected metropolitan city over-flowing with hungry zombies, you must stay alive armed with a only a giant slingshot and ammo such as anvils, tires, experimental highly-explosive z-bombs and even the undead themselves.
The action is fast paced and frantic. You must grab items quickly and slingshot them at zombies before they eat you using the Wii Remote in a realistic natural motion to load and fire.
Locate and destroy secret zombie hiding places in order to earn special weapons,ammo, armor and much more.
You launch, or you're lunch, it's up to you!
(For Nintendo Wii™)
To view this week's Nintendo Download in its full graphical version, please visit: http://www.news2know.net/nintendo/downloadnR0B75J5.php.
The Nintendo eShop is a cash-based service and features games, applications and videos in both 2D and 3D. Users can add money to their virtual wallets using a credit card or by purchasing a Nintendo 3DS Prepaid Card at a retail store and entering the code from the card.
The Wii Shop Channel offers games and applications and uses Wii Points™, which can be purchased via the Wii Shop Channel. The Nintendo DSi Shop offers games and applications and uses Nintendo DSi Points™, which can be purchased in the Nintendo DSi Shop. A Wii Points Card™ and Nintendo DSi Points Card™ can be purchased at retail locations. All points from one card must be redeemed in either the Wii Shop Channel or the Nintendo DSi Shop, respectively. They are not transferable and cannot be divided between the two systems.
Remember that Wii, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo DSi feature parental controls that let adults manage some of the content their children can access. For more information about this and other features, visit http://www.nintendo.com/wii, http://www.nintendo.com/3ds or http://www.nintendo.com/ds/systems/dsi.