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Nintendo Download: May 18-24, 2017
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May 18, 2017, 17:22:03
May 18, 2017 – Fire Emblem: Shadows of Valentia, Disgaea 5 Complete, and more hit the eShops this week. See all of this week's updates today at noon eastern on your favorite eShop.

Nintendo of America said:
This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:

Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia
– On a continent that was torn asunder by warring gods, guide two armies through brutal tactical battles, as this reimagined RPG epic invades the West for the first time. Uncover the intertwining stories of Alm and Celica, engage foes, fend off dragons and explore 3D dungeons. Your prowess will grow as you master this melding of modern and legacy Fire Emblem gameplay. The Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia game is available May 19.

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia DLC

Season Pass ($44.99, twenty-two pieces of content): The Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Season Pass includes all five DLC packs as they release. By purchasing the Season Pass, fans who want to receive all DLC will save more than 30 percent compared to purchasing all 22 pieces of content individually.

DLC Pack #1 – Fledgling Warriors Pack ($7.99, three pieces of content): Ideal for early- to mid-game adventurers, this pack includes a new dungeon (The Astral Temple) and two new maps, great for gaining more items, in-game currency and experience points.
The remaining four DLC packs will be released in the coming weeks. See the full schedule here.

Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch

Disgaea 5 Complete – Demo Version
– Download the free Disgaea 5 Complete demo and try the strategy RPG game before it launches on May 23 on the Nintendo Switch console. Get a taste of Disgaea 5 with the first few stages of the game.

Virtual Console on Wii U

Blazing Lazers
– Players control the extraordinary firepower of their Gunhed Star Fighter in this classic TurboGrafx-16 shooter. Collect power-ups to increase your ship’s battle strength so it can cut through enemies and defeat the bosses in all nine action-filled areas. Of course, as part of the “Soldier” series, the game contains a good combination of fast-paced speed with catchy, drum-propelled background music.

Nintendo eShop sales:

Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS

Great deals this week! Check out the full list of deals on Nintendo 3DS and Wii U available this week at http://www.nintendo.com/games/sales-and-deals.

Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS:

New themes this week include:

Fire Emblem Echoes: Alm’s Army

Fire Emblem Echoes: Celica’s Army

Also new this week:

Dark Witch Music Episode: Rudymical
(Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)


Thumper (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)

Drancia Saga (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)

Mysterious Stars 3D: Road to Idol (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)

Mysterious Stars 3D: A Fairy Tale (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)

Dodgebox (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)

Darksiders: Warmastered Edition (Nintendo eShop on Wii U) – Available May 23

PINBALL (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)

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Posted: 05/18/17, 17:22:03    
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Disgaea 5 demo, eh? Pretty cool, I'll need to try it out. I'm really liking all these demos on the Switch so far.

Posted by 
 on: 05/18/17, 17:47:40

Yeah I know, and there's no limitation on how many times we can try them out!

Posted by 
 on: 05/18/17, 18:57:53
Darksiders: Warmastered Edition for Wii U, eh? Ha! You know something? I'm going to go ahead and buy that. I'm just compelled to throw money at these guys just for having the balls to not only finish this game, but actually releasing it on a deader-than-a-doornail system.

That's some fine gumption, you crazy developers/publisher!

Posted by 
 on: 05/19/17, 00:02:38
YES! Road To Idol, finally!

On a serious note, Thumper is supposed to be really good. And the port seems phenomenal.

Posted by 
 on: 05/19/17, 17:11:37

Playing it undocked right now and it looks really good. Plays just as well. Very strange game and quite difficult with a great sense of overcoming the challenges it throws at you. Really reminds me of BIT.TRIP Runner on steroids.

Posted by 
 on: 05/19/17, 17:12:53
Cool. The only thing holding me back is that I kind of want to try it in VR. But I'm not sure if I'll ever buy in.

Posted by 
 on: 05/20/17, 20:28:07
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