Be prepared for the return of the original NES classic Metroid, re-released on the Nintendo eShop this week. The whole saga begins as legendary bounty hunter Samus Aran, who will once again be able to take on the Space Pirates and their leader Mother Brain to bring peace to the galaxy.
Check out all the other latest offerings which are available for download this Thursday via Nintendo eShop, Nintendo DSi Shop and the Wii Shop Channel.
Metroid: See the return of this classic NES Sci-Fi action game. There are many discoveries to be made and use Samus’s Morph Ball ability to search every nook and cranny to uncover power-ups like the Ice Beam, Varia Suit and Screw Attack. Journey back to the planet Zebes and take out the Pirates’ leader, Mother Brain, and restore peace to the galaxy! Available for €5/£4.50 (UK Only)
1st Class Poker & BlackJack: All the fun of the casino in the palm of your hands. Enjoy the excitement of the casino with up to four of your friends by in the local multiplayer mode. You can even celebrate your victories – or commiserate your losses – with the aid of the integrated voice and text chat. Available for €5/£4.50 or 500 Nintendo DSi Points. (UK Only)
Battle of the Elements: Save the planet in Battle of the Elements featuring an immersive story mode with 8 selectable characters across 40 mind-bending missions. You’ll need to think quickly as you move your stylus fast to secure victory. There’s also an endless marathon mode offering hours of great gameplay as you compete with yourself to achieve the highest score, and a two player VS mode to challenge your friends. Available for €5/£4.50 or 500 Nintendo DSi Points. (UK Only)
Strider: The Mega Drive classic is back! Immerse yourself in a variety of absorbing levels ranging from the Siberian Wilderness to the Grandmaster’s Lair, the Third Moon. Throughout the game you can improve you chances of success as you battle the Grandmaster by gaining the help of robotic allies, increasing your attack range and gaining extra lives by defeating enemies. But you must be quick because it’s game over once your time runs out! Available for 800 Wii Points.