eShop Thursday: “Merry Switchmas” Edition

March 02nd, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

Nintendo is preparing the eShop for the Switch’s launch tomorrow. Almost every title getting a physical release will be available in the eShop, along with some digital-only exclusives.

Not to be overshadowed by the Switch’s debut, Story of Seasons: Trio of Towns makes its way to the 3DS eShop and the TurboGrafx-16 games Dungeon Explorer and Neutopia drop onto the Wii U Virtual Console this week.

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eShop Thursday: “Maria is the Best Girl” Edition

February 23rd, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

Harvest Moon 64 heads to the Wii U Virtual Console today. Just remember, there is only one correct choice when it comes to bachelorettes.

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eShop Thursday: “Gacha Emblem” Edition

February 02nd, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

Fire Emblem Heroes is out now on iOS and Android. The game is free to play, but there are microtransactions in the form of Orbs, which are used to unlock new party members. Fortunately, Orbs can also be earned through regular play.

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eShop Thursday: “Martial Arts Master Rick Stalker” Edition

January 26th, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

Aside from a handful of martial arts-themed NES games on the Wii U Virtual Console, there is not much else going on in the eShop this week.

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eShop Thursday: “The Coolest Cinematic Gaming Experience” Edition

January 19th, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

There is never not a reason to share the infamous Star Fox 64 promo video Nintendo put out in the 90s. However, there is actually a good reason this week as Star Fox 64 makes its way to the Wii U Virtual Console.

While nowhere near as cheesy, Nintendo has kind of brought back goofy promos in recent years for things like the Nintendo Digital Event.

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eShop Thursday: “Switch Day” Edition

January 12th, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

Maybe Nintendo was so focused on tonight’s upcoming Switch presentation that they did not have time to prepare anything for the eShop this week. It would definitely explain the total of two games heading to the digital storefront today.

On the Wii U, there’s F-Zero X on the Virtual Console, and on the 3DS, there’s Shift DX from Choice Provisions and Gaijin Games.

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eShop Thursday: “Aw, Snap” Edition

January 05th, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

As previously announced, Pokémon Snap is out for the Wii U Virtual Console. While not the only game coming out this week, it is the only real noteworthy one.

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Pokémon Snap Coming to the Wii U Virtual Console Tomorrow

January 04th, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

In what is almost becoming a habit for Nintendo, the company confirmed the addition of another game for the eShop a day before releases are usually announced. This time, it is Pokémon Snap, which heads to the Wii U Virtual Console tomorrow.

The N64 cult hit will be available for $9.99.

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eShop Thursday: “Two” Edition

December 29th, 2016 | Category: Uncategorized

This week, there’s the Virtual Console release of Mario Kart 64 on the Wii U… and the Virtual Console release of Castlevania Dracula X on the New 3DS.

That’s it. That’s all that’s coming out.

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eShop Thursday: “HD Half-Genie” Edition

December 22nd, 2016 | Category: Uncategorized

Shantae Half- Genie Hero is now out in the Wii U eShop. Kickstarter backers have had access to the game since last week, but it is finally available for everyone else.

Also heading to the Wii U this week is the Virtual Console release of Mario Party 2. It’s just in time to create even more animosity and tension between friends and family during the holidays!

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