Race ahead of your friends this week as SpeedX 3D arrives on Nintendo 3DS. This dramatic tunnel racer game will test your reactions and skills, transporting you in to a fantasy world pumping out electronic music and hypnotizing images. This game isn’t for the faint hearted though with four game modes to choose from; Stages, Endless, Survival and Zones. You’ll be faced with lots of challenging locations at ever faster speeds and it’s up to you to keep your concentration until you reach the finish line.
The role-playing Game Boy classic The Sword of Hope II is arriving in Europe for the very first time – on Virtual Console for Nintendo 3DS. The evil demon Zakdos has somehow managed to escape his prison and evil reigns once again. As the young Prince Theo, it’s up to you to set out on a journey to retrieve the stolen magical Sword of Hope. The way is full of perils and challenges but you’ll be aided by loyal allies, including warriors and magicians you’ll be able to recruit on the way.
Elsewhere this week, why not test your sporting mettle in the two Nintendo DSiWare games available this week. 90’s Pool is an entertaining and realistic pool simulator which includes 20 trick shot missions and allows you to play against your friends as well as the computer. And try blasting through over 100 fun tables in four exciting worlds filled with eye-popping detail in 101 Pinball World. Over on Wii, Successfully Learning English Year 3 is packed full of fun exercises helping you to learn English in a playful way.
Be sure to check out The Incredible Barbazan: Raging Bull – the latest 3D video clip featuring Barbazan, the world’s worst magician, available from the Nintendo eShop this week.
SpeedX 3D: SpeedX 3D for Nintendo 3DS is an exhilarating tunnel racer that tests a player’s skill and transports him or her into a trance filled with great electronic music and hypnotic graphics. SpeedX 3D offers four game modes introducing the player to more and more challenging places at a speed that increases with every second. The question is: how far can the player go without losing concentration? Available for 3DS for £2.70 (UK Only)
The Sword of Hope II:When the ancient demon Zakdos was finally sealed away, it ended the war against evil. But now Zakdos is free again, and to make matters worse, the Sword of Hope has been stolen! In this classic adventure game, take on the role of young Prince Theo and embark on a journey to retrieve the Sword of Hope. Explore the land and recruit allies to join your band of warriors and magicians, and take control of three different characters. The fate of the kingdom is in your hands. Available for 3DS for £2.70 (UK Only)
The Incredible Barbazan: Raging Bull: See the worst magician ever performing tricks and stunts that always fail! This time: Raging Bull. Download Video for £1.40 (UK Only)
90’s Pool: Chalk up a victory with classic 90’s Pool, An expansive and realistic pool simulator which will keep you playing for hours! Compete against a human opponent or the computer, or play on your own in a campaign containing 20 different trick shot missions. The simple user interface lets you easily but accurately control the angle, speed and spin of the shot with your stylus. 3 different skill levels for the computer AI are available for advanced players as well as a realistic physics engine for a stunningly realistic simulation. Set up your shot, crack the cue ball into the pack and enjoy the entertaining gameplay! Available for 3DS for £4.50 or 500 Nintendo Points (UK Only)
101 Pinball World: Get ready for fast-paced pinball action with a twist! Complete special objectives to earn fun bonuses as you shoot your ball through pipes, up ramps and around mind-blowing obstacles. Choose from 2 game modes: Quick Play and Random and blast through over 100 fun tables in 4 exciting worlds filled with eye-popping details. Be a pinball wiz in “Wizard World”, go on a galactic adventure in “Alien Spaceship”, enjoy a spooky trip through “Halloween” and become a buccaneer in “Pirate’s Bay”. Rack up enough points to top the High Scores and you’ll be the pinball champ! Available for £4.50 or 500 Nintendo Points.
Successfully Learning English Year 3: Pupils will solve exciting exercises to learn English in a playful way. The little vampire Freddy motivates the children and helps with tips. Available for Nintendo Wii for 800 Nintendo Points.