It’s crazy busy on the download front this week, with a massive seven new Wii U titles, the “Epic Indie Sale,” as well as a classic sports title featuring Mario and co. available on the Virtual Console. Let’s not waste any more time then and dive right in. Enjoy!
Wii U eShop
- KEYTARI: 8-bit Music Maker – $7.99 – Exclusive to Wii U, this is essentially a keyboard for your Wii U GamePad that allows you to create and play your own 8-bit tracks and scores. Backing beats can be added and different instruments can be used to enhance your musical masterpiece, all in the name of fun!
- Dare Up Adrenaline – $9.00 – Previously available on web and smart devices and now available on Wii U with enhanced gameplay, this wingsuit diving stunt spectacular now features a two player split screen option and alternative views on the GamePad.
- Land it Rocket – $2.99 – 28 levels of rocket guiding shenanigans await you in this tricky little title that even includes an endless mode, meaning that you could technically play this forever, and all for just under three bucks!
- Neon Battle – $1.49
- Don’t Crash – $1.49
- Asteroid Quarry – $1.00
- Santa Factory – $7.99
Wii U Virtual Console
- Mario Tennis – $9.99 – This was the first entry in the successful Mario Tennis sports games and features a host of different playable characters from the Mario franchise. The N64 aesthetic is still there in all its chunky polygon loveliness for you to enjoy and reminisce.
Wii U eShop “Epic Indie Sale”
The below titles all offer a massive 60 percent discount until July 23, providing you have downloaded at least of the titles already.
- BIT.TRIP Presents: Runner 2 Future Legend of Rhythm Alien
- Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams
- Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition
- Mighty Switch Force! 2
- Mighty Switch Force! Hyper Drive Edition
- Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse
- Spin the Bottle: Bumpie’s Party
- Swords & Soldiers
- Toki Tori
- Toki Tori 2 +
- Trine 2: Director’s Cut
- Trine Enchanted Edition
Wii U e Shop
- Frenchy Bird – $0.99 until July 16 (normally $1.99). Why not check out our very own Andy Hoover’s hysterical review for the game here.
- TNT Racers – Nitro Machines Edition – $4.99 until July 23 (normally $7.99)
- Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth – $29.99 until July 20 (normally $49.99)
- AeternoBlade – $7.99 until August 5 (normally $14.99)
- Snow Moto Racing 3D – $3.99 until July 23 (normally $7.99)
- Pyramids 2 – $3.00 from July 10 (originally $4.99)