Nintendo Download Highlights for August 20th

On this edition of the eShop update, Nintendo publishes their first 3DS retail game since May, the Wii U gets a puzzler and two oldies, and SEGA launches a new 3D classic and a demo. Level 5’s Little Battlers eXperience launches on 3DS courtesy of Nintendo, a customization and battle-heavy tie-in to the anime series. Gunstar Heroes joins the ranks of M2’s excellent 3D SEGA Genesis and arcade conversions. Advance Wars 2 finally joins the Virtual Console alongside a Super NES tactical RPG themed after Genghis Khan. Finally, there’s a Hatsune Miku demo on 3DS and a regular rotation of discounts. Also don’t forget to download the Splatoon Testfire demo in time for tomorrow’s repeat showdown starting at 3 PM PST.

Wii U eShop

  • The Bridge, The Quantum Astrophysicists Guild, $9.99
  • Factotum, TACS Games, $9.99
  • Mortar Melon, Nitrolic Games, $5.99
  • Woah Dave!, Choice Provisions, $4.99
  • Crab Cakes Rescue, Maximum Games, $7.99

Wii U Virtual Console

  • Advance Wars 2: Black Hole Rising, Nintendo, $7.99
  • Genghis Khan II: Clan of the Gray Wolf, Koei Tecmo, $7.99

3DS Retail Download

  • Little Battlers eXperience, Nintendo, $39.99

3DS eShop

  • 3D Gunstar Heroes, SEGA, $5.99

3DS eShop Demo

  • Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai DX, SEGA, free
  • I Love My Cats, Bigben Interactive, free

Wii U eShop Discounts

  • Life of Pixel, Super Icon Ltd, $6.99 until Sept. 3
  • Ping 1.5+, NAMI TENTOU MUSHI, $3.99 until Sept. 3
  • Tilelicious: Delicious Tiles, BattleLine Games, $2.99 until Sept. 10
  • Super Destronaut, Petite Games, $0.99 until Sept. 3

3DS eShop Discounts

  • Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor Overclocked, Atlus, $19.99 until Aug. 24
  • Aqua Moto Racing 3D, Zordix, on discount until Sept. 3
  • Snow Moto Racing 3D, Zordix, on discount until Sept. 3
  • Real Heroes: Firefighter 3D, Zordix, on discount until Sept. 3
  • Senran Kagura Burst, XSEED, $19.99 until Sept. 15
  • Hazumi, Gamelion Studios, permanent price drop to $2.99
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