Nintendo Highlights New DLC Content for 3DS and Wii U

While it is common knowledge that this year might not be the biggest for Nintendo or their fans, there are still a few things to look forward to in reference to add-on content and eShop news.

This week in downloadable Nintendo news, a few games will be making their return to newer consoles:

  • PokeParkPikachu’s Adventure will be available on Wii Retail on Wii U
  • Contra III: The Alien Wars will be available on Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console.
  • PixelJunk Monsters, (originally a Playstation and PC exclusive), will now be brought to the Wii U

New DLC will also be made available this week:

  • Minecraft: Wii U Edition – Super Mario Mach-Up Pack will be available as well, bringing classic Super Mario characters and worlds to the Minecraft universe
  • Hyrule Warriors Legends Master Wind Waker Pack will also be made available adding 16 new Fairy Costume pieces, the ‘Master’ Wind Waker pack for Adventure Mode and a new adventure battle scenario all for $.99
  • Fire Emblem Fates – New DLC Maps: III: The Changing Tide will be available for $1.99
  • Fire Emblem Fates – Map Pack 2 DLC adds six maps to the series as you fight to protect yourselves and your family in a different dimension where other versions of the Hoshidan and Nohr children live.  This will be available for $7.99

The eShop will also be hosting a few sales on a few of the games available:

  • Available on the Wii U and 3DS eShop until May 26
    • Funfair Party Games (3DS) and Joe’s Diner (Wii U)
  • Available on the Wii U eShop until June 8
    • Shadow Puppeteer
  • Available on the 3DS eShop
    • Sweet Memories – Black Jack and Brunch Panic will be available until June 9
    • Nano Assault EX will be 25% off at $7.49 until June 9
    • Epic Word Search Collection will be 25% off at $5.99 until June 2
    • Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 – Record Breaker will be 35% off at $24.99 until May 30
    • Snow Moto Racing 3D will be 50% off at $3.99 until May 26
    • Classic Games Overload: Card & Puzzle Edition will be 50% off at $14.99 until June 6
    • Tiny Games – Knights and Dragons will be 30% off at $1.99 until June 2