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Nintendo Download: May 26-June 1, 2016.
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May 26, 2016, 16:05:18
 
May 26, 2016 - A slow week this week, with the highlights being a pair of NES games releasing on the Wii U Virtual Console. Join Mike Jones on his adventures through time and space in the StarTropics games! See all of this week's updates today at noon eastern on your favorite Nintendo eShop.

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

Virtual Console on Wii U

StarTropics
– In this much-loved NES game, step into the shoes of Mike Jones, a teenage star pitcher from Seattle who has come to the tropics to visit his famous archeologist uncle, Dr. Jones. After being told that his uncle has been abducted, Mike begins a perilous quest in order to rescue him and figure out the mysterious plot behind his disappearance.

Zoda’s Revenge: StarTropics II – Adventurer Mike Jones is back and embarking on a journey through time and space. Mike’s mission is to save seven mystic Tetrads, while facing the avengers of his foiled foe, the evil Zoda. Decipher codes, solve mysteries and battle dragons with heroes of days gone by. Mike won't stop until Zoda is history!

Nintendo eShop sales:

Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS

Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures
(Wii U and Nintendo 3DS) is 50 percent off (reduced from $9.99 to $4.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on June 7.

Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric (Wii U), Sonic Generations (Nintendo 3DS) and more games from SEGA are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on June 6.

Nintendo eShop on Wii U

Inside My Radio
is 20 percent off (reduced from $14.99 to $11.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on June 8.

The Quiet Collection is 40 percent off (reduced from $4.99 to $2.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on June 6.​

Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS

Stella Glow
, Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight and more games from ATLUS are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on June 6.

Real Heroes: Firefighter 3D is 50 percent off (reduced from $9.99 to $4.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on June 2.

Toy Defense is 30 percent off (reduced from $3.99 to $2.79) until 8:59 a.m. PT on June 16.

SteamWorld Heist is 25 percent off (reduced from $19.99 to $14.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on June 9.

Terraria is 25 percent off (reduced from $19.99 to $14.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on June 2.

Lionel City Builder 3D and Cube Creator 3D from Big John Games are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on June 8.

New DLC:

Fire Emblem Fates – New DLC Maps: III: The Changing Tide
– Shiro’s wounded band must seize an opportunity. Part 3 of Heirs of Fate for the Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright and Fire Emblem Fates: Conquest games is now available for $1.99.

Fire Emblem Fates – Map Pack 2 DLC – Across dimensions, other versions of the Hoshidan and Nohrian children are under attack. Born and raised in the Deeprealms, these fledgling warriors must now rise up to save themselves and their parents as they unravel the mystery of their adversaries. In this six-map series for the Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright and Fire Emblem Fates: Conquest games, units leveled up in the main game cannot lend support. Devise a strategy using a fresh team and reap the rewards, but only if all of your units survive. You can receive all six maps as they are released by purchasing Map Pack 2 for only $7.99.

Also new this week:

Infinite Dunamis
(Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)

Epic Word Search Collection 2 (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)

Conveni Dream (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)

Dragon Fantasy: The Black Tome of Ice (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)

Dragon Fantasy: The Black Tome of Ice (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)

Rynn’s Adventure: Trouble in the Enchanted Forest (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)

Futuridium EP Deluxe (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)

Dual Core (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)

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Posted: 05/26/16, 16:05:18    
 
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Nothing for me today. I'm really hoping Square-Enix gets into the game and releases Final Fantasy II (IV), Final Fantasy III (VI), and Actraiser.


Posted by 
 on: 05/26/16, 17:02:44
If you haven't, pick up Steamworld Heist! Fantastic game. I reviewed it here on the site if you want to chew on something like that.


Posted by 
 on: 05/26/16, 17:17:36
@DrFinkelstein I still haven't played Steamworld Dig.


Posted by 
 on: 05/26/16, 18:01:12
I never did quite finish Startropics. Maybe it's time...

@sirmastersephiroth
It's good! And short. Play iiiit.

(I put it off until recently, as well.)


Posted by 
 on: 05/26/16, 19:57:35
Heist is so good, so so good. Everyone buy!


Posted by 
 on: 05/26/16, 21:41:02
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