Nintendo Download – September 8, 2011

This week’s downloads include the GameBoy so-called classic, “Golf,” for the Nintendo 3DS. On DSiWare, we get “Puzzle Rocks” and “Dot Man.” For WiiWare, you can download “Paint Splash” or a free demo of “Liight.”

On top of these new titles for everyone, do not forget that the ten free NES games are now available for all Nintendo 3DS Ambassadors.

As always, check out the price list and official press release below (coming soon). Also, be sure to let us know if you download a game and what you think.

3DS Virtual Console

  • Golf ($2.99)

DSiWare (DSi & 3DS)

  • Puzzle Rocks (500 Points)
  • Dot Man (200 Points)

WiiWare

  • Paint Splash (500 Points)
  • Liight demo (Free)

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NINTENDO DOWNLOAD HIGHLIGHTS NEW DIGITAL CONTENT FOR NINTENDO SYSTEMS – SEPTEMBER 8, 2011

Sept. 8, 2011

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

Nintendo eShop / Nintendo DSiWare™
Puzzle Rocks – This novel puzzle game will thoroughly test your combining and planning abilities. Take your time to find the best strategy, improve your moves and make as many matches as possible during a single turn. (For Nintendo 3DS™ / Nintendo DSi™)

DotMan – Do you like to drive fast and challenge authority? Perform last-minute lane changes, make stealthy U-turns and determine your speed in a nonstop action game that takes you back to the golden years of arcade gaming. (For Nintendo 3DS / Nintendo DSi)

Nintendo eShop
Golf – This new version of the Game Boy™ classic brings you 36 holes of realistic golf action. From twisting fairways and hungry sand traps to big water hazards and deceptive greens, Golf is packed with challenges. (For Nintendo 3DS)

Nintendo Video™
Blue Man Group, “Dance Like the Stars!” – Blue Man Group are adding a new dimension to the dance competition craze. Hula! The Dougie! Pogo! Watch Blue Man Group bust a move. Press any button to continue… This offering for the Nintendo Video service becomes available today at 3 p.m. Pacific time. (For Nintendo 3DS)

Also new this week:
• Paint Splash (WiiWare™)
• Liight (demo version) (WiiWare)

In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems. Nintendo adds new titles to the Nintendo eShop for the Nintendo 3DS™ system, to the Nintendo DSi™ Shop for the Nintendo DSi system and to the Wii™ Shop Channel for the Wii console at 9 a.m. Pacific time on Thursdays.

The Nintendo eShop is a cash-based service and features games, applications and videos in both 2D and 3D. Users can add money to their virtual wallets using a credit card or by purchasing a Nintendo 3DS Prepaid Card at a retail store and entering the code from the card.

The Wii Shop Channel offers games and applications and uses Wii Points™, which can be purchased via the Wii Shop Channel. The Nintendo DSi Shop offers games and applications and uses Nintendo DSi Points™, which can be purchased in the Nintendo DSi Shop. A Nintendo Points Card™ can be purchased at retail locations. All points from one Nintendo Points Card must be redeemed in either the Wii Shop Channel or the Nintendo DSi Shop. They are not transferable and cannot be divided between the two systems.

Remember that Wii, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo DSi feature parental controls that let adults manage some of the content their children can access. For more information about this and other features, visit http://www.nintendo.com/wiihttp://www.nintendo.com/3ds or http://www.nintendo.com/ds/systems/dsi.

[PR Email from Nintendo of America]

About the author:

Steve has been a Nintendo fan since the NES. He currently owns a NES, SNES, N64, GameCube, Wii, Wii U, GameBoy, DS, DSi, 3DS, and 3DS XL. His favorite types of games are action platformers and multiplayer “party” games. Overall, he loves a game that is pure fun and pulls him in for hours, and if that can be shared with friends, it is even better.

Steve has been blogging for NintendoFuse since April 2008. He started off as an avid reader, and eventually was asked to jump on the team. Currently, he enjoys writing game reviews and sharing breaking news with the fans and readers. You will also find him on the forums as an admin.

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