Nintendo News: Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems
REDMOND, Wash., Jan 12, 2012 — This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:
— Nintendo eShop — Zen Pinball 3D(TM) — Zen Pinball 3D for Nintendo 3DS(TM) brings an incredible stereoscopic 3D experience to the acclaimed video game pinball series for the first time, featuring four original, beautifully crafted tables. (For Nintendo 3DS)
— Nintendo eShop and Nintendo DSiWare(TM) — Hip Hop King Rytmik Edition — Create rhythmic and melodic themes or compose whole songs using more than 170 carefully selected sound samples of drums, percussion, bass, melodic instruments and phonograph scratches. (For Nintendo 3DS / Nintendo DSi(TM))
— Nintendo Video(TM) — Kirby: Right Back At Ya! Volume 1 (available Jan. 14 at 3 p.m. PT) — Kirby’s ready for action in part one of this special, two-part 3D episode of Kirby: Right Back At Ya! (For Nintendo 3DS)
Also new this week:
— Carmen Sandiego Adventures in Math: The Case of the Crumbling Cathedral (WiiWare(TM))
— 101 Pinball World (Nintendo eShop / Nintendo DSiWare)
To view this week’s Nintendo Download in its full graphical version, please visit: http://www.news2know.net/nintendo/downloadUt621zy8.php .
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(TM) system, to the Nintendo DSi(TM) Shop for the Nintendo DSi system and to the Wii(TM) 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(TM), which can be purchased via the Wii Shop Channel. The Nintendo DSi Shop offers games and applications and uses Nintendo DSi Points(TM), which can be purchased in the Nintendo DSi Shop. A Wii Points Card(TM) and Nintendo DSi Points Card(TM) can be purchased at retail locations. All points from one card must be redeemed in either the Wii Shop Channel or the Nintendo DSi Shop, respectively. 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/wii , http://www.nintendo.com/3ds or http://www.nintendo.com/ds/systems/dsi .
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