Nintendo

Platform(s): Game Boy Advance, GameCube, Nintendo 2DS, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Wii, WiiU
Genre: Hardware

About Rainier

PC gamer, WorthPlaying EIC, globe-trotting couch potato, patriot, '80s headbanger, movie watcher, music lover, foodie and man in black -- squirrel!

Advertising





Nintendo Download (ALL) Thursday, March 13, 2014

by Rainier on March 13, 2014 @ 11:23 a.m. PDT

Experience incredible gameplay featuring real 3D graphics with no need for special glasses. The Nintendo 3DS system opens up a whole new world of eye-popping gameplay possibilities.

Note: Some demo versions do not support all game features, and players cannot save their in-game progress in demo versions. To enjoy the 3D effect of Nintendo 3DS software, you must experience it from the system itself. . Use Parental Controls to restrict 3D mode for children 6 and under.

Wii / Wii U

CastleStorm (Zen Studios/WiiU/eShop/$9.99)

New DLC Available! All hail to ‘The Warrior Queen,’ the newest CastleStorm expansion. A new class of Viking Elite warrior is at your service and ready for your command as you lead them in a quest for revenge against the infamous Chief Ramhorn!

Storming castles is so much fun! Look out for flying sheep! Vikings or Knights? Choose your side!

Welcome to the world of CastleStorm, a super genre mashup of 2D physics destruction mashed with tower defense brawler! CastleStorm was born out of the fond childhood memory of building and destroy Lego castles.

The clouds bring rumors of war…It’s Knights vs. Vikings in CastleStorm, where medieval warfare meets 2D physics-based destruction! Controlling the battle in real time, players will harness the power of medieval artillery, manage a fearsome ground attack, and cast powerful spells! CastleStorm features a story-driven solo campaign, a custom castle editor, online multiplayer, co-op modes, and more. Building castles and knocking them down has never been so much fun!

No. of Players: up to 4 players

Nintendo DSiWare/3DS/eShop

Yoshi's New Island (Nintendo/3DS/eShop/$39.99)

Yoshi is back and he’s bustin’ out the big eggs. Crush your surroundings and create paths with his new Mega Eggdozers in a brand-new platforming adventure! It’ll take more than egg tosses and flutter jumps to lead fledgling Mario through a dangerous new island littered with inventive power-ups. Can you save poor Luigi?

Guide Yoshi and a young Mario through all-new stages, from slippery slopes to watery wonderlands. As Yoshi fans know, it’s all about the collectibles and they’re more enticing than ever to find. You’ll need the new Mega Eggdozers to beat puzzling platforming moments and locate every collectible and surprise. They’re hiding—are you seeking?

Features

  • Discover a new island chock full of clever platforming challenges.
  • Crush your surroundings to find new paths and secrets with the Mega Eggdozer.
  • Immerse yourself in a delightful, Yoshi-ridden world.

No. of Players: 2 players

Madagascar 3 & The Croods Prehistoric Party Combo Pack (D3Publisher/3DS/eShop/$29.95)

Play as Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria. Play as one of the lovable Croods. Action-adventure and mini-games.

In the Madagascar 3 & The Croods Prehistoric Party Combo Pack players of all ages will get to travel, adventure and explore in the exciting and worldly European locations of Madagascar 3! They'll also get the ultimate fun of a family party game with Croods-style action as they journey through 30 unique and addictive mini-games.

Features

  • Multiple Playable Characters: All the Madagascar favorites are back – Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria. Also featuring all new show-stopping characters from Madagascar 3!
  • Action-adventure, platforming and mini-game circus fun for Madagascar fans of all ages! Explore iconic locations around Europe & perform show-stopping circus acts, Madagascar style!
  • Play as any one of the lovable Croods family members – Grug, Ugga, Eep, Thunk, Sandy, Gran and Guy!
  • Features spectacular landscapes and never-before-seen creatures from the The Croods film!

No. of Players: 1 player

Cube Tactics (Teyon/3DS/eShop/$4.99)

This is no ordinary war. This is the war of cubes!

Fierce enemies roam the land of cubes, protecting their core and bringing their opponents to mercy. Begin your training with Sir Knight as you take to becoming a Cube Master to tackle these lethal enemies in this strategic and tactical war-game with cubes.

Perfect your skills with over 25 Quests to complete in Single Player mode and even more online Multiplayer battles with up to 3 enemies at one time! Trample your enemies and build your army with numerous cubes to earn medals not just for appearances but to equip and advance your army with even more power! The battle for power and position has begun in this tactical game of cubes!

Features

  • Unique and strategic war-game with cubes
  • Battle against more lethal enemies with online Multiplayer mode and international rankings
  • Over 25 tactical Quests to complete in Single Player mode
  • Various cubes and fighters with unique combat abilities for thrilling battles
  • Multitudes of medals to collect and equip in-game for extra military power!

No. of Players: 1 player

Bubble Pop World (Cypronia/3DS/eShop/$4.99)

AR card based match-three puzzle game.

Bubble Pop World is a 3D match-three game in which you pop bubbles with the same colors. It is based on Augmented Reality technology, so the Nintendo 3DS AR Card is required. There are 120 puzzle and arcade levels to enjoy, or you can edit more of your own levels and share them with friends via QR Codes. In Arcade Mode you also travel around the world to discover undersea minigames.

Game features:

  • AR card based match-three puzzle game
  • 120 Puzzle and Arcade levels
  • Edit up to 128 of your own levels and share with friends
  • Discover the world in 8 underwater minigames
  • Unlockable trophies

No. of Players: 1 player

Lola's ABC Party (BeiZ/3DS/eShop/$3.99)

ABCs and words to children aged 3-6. Spell words! Memory Games!

Learning the alphabet is fun on Lola’s ABC Party! This educational game teaches the alphabet to children while they are having fun! Throwing a party is something that every kid enjoys, and Lola Panda offers kids lots of tasks to choose from. It begins with simple word recognition, and graduates to more challenging tasks when the child is ready. This game encourages the learning progress by rewarding children with fun surprises when they achieve success, which engages them in the learning process. Children can decorate the party venue with balloons, or make party foods, and in the end, party with Lola and her friends! The fun they’re having motivates them to continue, and to learn even more!

Key Features

  • Educational game: Teaching the alphabet and word building to children ages 3-6
  • Meaningful learning: Upper and lower case letters, word recognition and construction
  • Customized to the child’s learning pace
  • Easy to understand spoken instructions

No. of Players: 1 player

WAKEDAS (CIRCLE Entertainment/3DS/eShop/$2.99/Free Demo)

WAKEDAS is a contemplative and thoughtful shape shifting puzzle game with the perfect combination of eye-candy visuals and serene sounds. Radiant multicolored tiles rests on an infinite loop; aim of the game is to group same colored blocks together by simply dragging your finger across the screen.

Features:

  • Learn the rules in less than 3 seconds
  • 300 unique puzzles that will challenge your brain
  • Separate and combine similar colors with minimal steps!
  • Hint system in place to give you a boost

Try and solve all of the enjoyable WAKEDAS puzzles that will light up your imagination.

No. of Players: 1 player

Virtual Console

Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels (Nintendo/3DS/eShop)

Do you have what it takes to rescue the Princess and save the Mushroom Kingdom?

Originally released in Japan as Super Mario Bros.® 2, this game has previously made only brief cameo appearances in the Western Hemisphere. Mario fans will appreciate the familiar look and feel of the game, while finding that its updated game play creates an entirely new challenge. In addition to the classic enemies already known to fans worldwide, there are also Poison Mushrooms, backward Warp Zones, and the occasional wind gust (which can help or hinder your progress). Players can also choose to control Luigi as the main protagonist. If that’s somehow not enough, expert players can go looking for the game’s secret worlds. So get ready to put your Mario skills to the ultimate test, and save the Princess again. Just don’t be surprised if she’s in another castle!

No. of Players: 1 player

Galaga (Namco Bandai Games/3DS/$4.99/eShop)

Get caught up in the tractor beam of this arcade classic!

Move right and left to defend against the missiles and attacks of the Galaga aliens and the Galaga Commander. Aliens attack in formations using a variety of attack patterns. Rescue a captured fighter to combine with it, forming a Dual Fighter with twice the firepower! Earn Perfect Bonuses more easily by using a Dual Fighter on the Challenging Stages!

No. of Players: 2 players alternating


More articles about Nintendo
blog comments powered by Disqus