Weekly download news


25/06/2010

Get the most out of your Wii or Nintendo DSi by downloading new software directly from the Wii Shop Channel or Nintendo DSi Shop in exchange for Nintendo Points. More information on WiiWare and Nintendo DSiWare can be found at the bottom of this article. This week, the following new releases are now available to download:

WiiWare

New, original games offering something for everyone!

The Tales of Bearsworth Manor - Chaotic Conflicts

A crumbling mansion is home to a most peculiar picture book. Turn the tide of frantic battles by using the Wii Remote to throw animated paper bears into the picture book's unusual pages. Use all the tools at your disposal to defend the shining blue jewels found within against Kina, the mysterious young boy residing in the mansion.

The Tales of Bearsworth Manor - Puzzling Pages

A crumbling mansion is home to a most peculiar picture book. Solve innovative puzzles by using the Wii Remote to throw animated paper bears into the picture book's unusual pages. Grab all of the red sweets found inside with careful placement of your bears and clever manipulation of the unique environments. Delve into the unfolding drama of Pina, the mysterious young girl residing in the mansion.

Complete both games to uncover an even deeper mystery...

Art Style: light trax

Take racing games to a whole new level, as the genre-defining Art Style series breaks the speed of light! In Art Style: light trax, you control a light beam that is competing with other beams racing towards a goal. Manoeuvre through courses that shift from 2D to 3D, hit dash panels to get a boost, and dodge obstacles to avoid losing precious seconds. With simple controls yet challenging gameplay, and a driving electronic soundtrack, Art Style: light trax is a racing experience that is truly light years ahead.

Nintendo DSiWare

Access a world of new possibilities with Nintendo DSiWare.

Hello Flowerz

Welcome to “Hello Flowerz”, the gardening game where you have fun with flowers. Sow your favourite flowers and look after them every day helping them grow into healthy beautiful flowers! Use your flowers to create wonderful bouquets and enter them in competitions that are run regularly. Landscape your own gardens, transplant flowers and arrange various items.

Music on: Retro Keyboard

Perfect for retro-lovers! Turn your Nintendo DSi into a full electronic keyboard with a carefully chosen selection of sounds and rhythms from the mythic computers and consoles of the 80s. Whether you are already an expert or you are taking your first steps, Retro Keyboard will help you capture your inspiration wherever you are.

Real Crimes: Jack the Ripper

Jack the Ripper - the fabulous chart topping Hidden Object game with amazing graphics is now on DSiWare. Travel back to 1880’s London to help Scotland Yard’s detectives solve the crime of the century. Visit world famous landmarks such as Piccadilly Circus and Buckingham Palace. Search scenes of crime, solve mini puzzles in your hunt for clues.

Date or Ditch

Think you’re a real Casanova? Date or Ditch is an absorbing dating adventure for both guys and girls, testing you through an evolving scenario. Discover unique gameplay mixing social simulation, hilarious face to face conversations, and fun quizzes. Have dates, but a surprise visit from your ex may spice up your love story a bit. Love has always been a game. We just made it more fun.

24/7 Solitaire

24/7 Solitaire features 24 variations of the most well-known and best-loved single-player card game including Klondike, Freecell, Spider, Pyramid, Yukon and 7 versions of Peg-Solitaire. Most games have custom gameplay options so you can enjoy the game with your favourite rules. On-screen instructions allow learning of new Solitaire variations.

About WiiWare (Wii Shop Channel)

To discover more about WiiWare and read about the other WiiWare games currently available, visit the WiiWare home page.

About Virtual Console (Wii Shop Channel)

The Virtual Console is a treasure trove of classic games from past consoles like N64, NES, SNES, SEGA Mega Drive, SEGA MASTER SYSTEM, NEOGEO, Commodore 64 and TurboGrafx (PC Engine) and even the arcade era! Find your favourite games from yesteryear! Click here to read more about all Virtual Console games available.

About Nintendo DSiWare (Nintendo DSi Shop)

Nintendo DSiWare offers an ever-expanding collection of games and applications exclusive to Nintendo DSi. From useful applications like the Nintendo DSi Browser to bite-sized versions of your favourite games, there's always something new in store! Click here to read more about all Nintendo DSiWare games available.

About Nintendo Points

With your Nintendo DSi or Wii wirelessly connected to the Internet you can access the Nintendo DSi Shop or Wii Shop Channel and start browsing. In the Nintendo DSi Shop, you can turn Nintendo Points into Nintendo DSi Points and redeem them for Nintendo DSiWare games and applications. In the Wii Shop Channel, you can turn Nintendo Points into Wii Points and redeem them for Virtual Console games, Wii Channels or WiiWare games. Nintendo Points can be purchased at retail outlets. They can also be bought directly as Nintendo DSi Points in the Nintendo DSi Shop, or as Wii Points in the Wii Shop Channel. Click here to read more about Nintendo Points for the Nintendo DSi.