What’s new on the Nintendo eShop this week? Check out all the latest offerings which are available for download this week via Nintendo eShop, Nintendo DSi Shop and the Wii U Shop Channel below
Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate: Take up arms and venture into a world of spectacular surroundings and challenging monsters in Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. With all-new monsters, equipment and weapons and over 200 action-packed quests to tackle, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate is the most expansive game in the series to date. In this action RPG, take more than just satisfaction from your hard-fought victories: carve conquered monsters to gain their bones, horns, hides and more, then have them fashioned into weapons and armour to steel you for the even tougher battles ahead. It is the hunter’s way. Available on 3DS for £39.99 and Wii U for £49.99.
Need for Speed: Most Wanted U: Need for Speed: Most Wanted for Wii U utilises the unique features of the Wii U GamePad to introduce “Co-Driver” where your friend plays using the Wii Remote and you can activate Boost U, adjust cop difficulty and change mods using the Wii U GamePad, as they race their way to the top of the Most Wanted list! Available for Wii U for £44.99.
Punch-Out!!: What rookie boxer Little Mac lacks in size, he makes up for in determination. And with trainer Doc Louis by his side, Little Mac is ready to win big! NES classic Punch-Out!! pits your pint-sized pugilist against such diverse rivals as the fragile-jawed Frenchman Glass Joe, sucker-punching Russian Soda Popinski and the Hollywood heavyweight Super Macho Man. Use jabs, body blows, hooks and uppercuts to discover your opponent’s weak spot and make the knockout blow. Also, look out for an appearance by Mario as the referee! Available for 30p until the 19th April.
My Foal 3D: Your own foal in 3D! Up to 20 cute foals are waiting to have fun and be looked after by you. Fall in love with their adorable expressions as they come right up to you in 3D! A comprehensive story mode is included in the game, as well as an integrated photo album, plus AR cards so you can have your own cute foal right in your hand. Available for 3DS for £24.99.
HarmoKnight Demo: Cover your ears – the planet of Melodia is under attack! The evil Noizoids, under the orders of their leader Gargan, aren’t just disrupting the normal tuneful lives of Melodians everywhere – they’ve also kidnapped Ariana, the princess of Symphony City! Help Tempo, the boy chosen to wield the legendary staff, and his friends as they travel across Melodia on a musical adventure. Over 50 stages of rhythm-action fun await, including bonus stages featuring much-loved tunes from some of your favourite Pokémon games. Available as a free demo.
The Beet Party: Call Me Aneek Neek: The Beet Party is a series of 3D short videos available for download on Nintendo eShop. The two-minute interstitials target four to six year olds and follow the adventures of the five coolest beets around as they explore, experiment, celebrate and communicate with beat-boxing sounds when something new arrives in their fridge. Available for 3DS for 89p.
Bloons TD 4: The monkeys are getting serious and are ready to take down the enemy from the land, air and sea in the style of classic tower defence. Utilising a ranking system you can build up your experience and gain access to powerful towers and upgrades. Call in mortar strikes, deploy the monkey aces and harness the power of banana farms as you bid to take down the enemy in true bloon popping fashion. The medal ranking system adds an extra level of difficulty to the challenge. Can you battle through all 75 rounds to earn the gold medal? Available as DSiWare for £4.49.