New downloads: Bust blocks in puzzler Wakugumi, save the galaxy and more!


The following new releases are available in the Wii Shop Channel from Friday:

New, original games offering something for everyone!

Heron: Steam Machine
Try not to blow a gasket in this frantic puzzle game! It's your job to keep the factory machine running by connecting pipes to relieve the ever-building pressure. Play solo or join with up to three friends in the cooperative multiplayer mode.

Little Tournament Over Yonder
In this real-time strategy game with a difference, you take the role of a young prince or princess and stage colourful conflicts on cartoon-style battlefields. Go for glory in a single-player tournament or challenge a friend to a versus match!

Virtual Console
Enjoy classic games from yesteryear on your Wii console!

Super Star Wars: Return of the Jedi – Super Nintendo
The final chapter of the Super Star Wars trilogy blasts on to Virtual Console! Battle your way from the sands of Tatooine to the forest of Endor, choosing from five different characters with their own unique moves and weaponry. It's time to crush the Empire – once and for all!

Nintendo DSiWare
The following new Nintendo DSiWare releases are available on Friday:

Viking Invasion
Protect your village from rampaging Vikings in this comical strategy game. Construct fortifications to keep the pillaging hordes at bay, but watch out - the more you defend yourself, the more the Vikings attack!

Wakugumi: Monochrome Puzzle
From the makers of puzzle classics Actionloop and Polarium comes a new brain-teaser based on black and white blocks. Clear blocks by surrounding them with blocks of the opposite colour. It's easier said than done!

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.