Nintendo Download Update – Nintendo Badge Arcade, Stella Glow, Girls Like Robots

Nintendo_eShop_logoNintendo is jumping into the “free-to-start” genre by releasing Nintendo Badge Arcade for the Nintendo 3DS onto the eShop today. Of course it sounds simple and addictive, so be careful…

Also launching is Stella Glow, the Virtual Console version of Contra Advance: The Alien Wars EX both also for the 3DS, along with Girls Like Robots, Test Your Mind and more for the Wii U.

Check out the lineup below.

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

  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
    • Nintendo Badge Arcade ? Grab all the Nintendo-themed badges you can in this fun-filled crane-machine game, then arrange them into a custom HOME Menu theme for your Nintendo 3DS system. Unleash your creativity with dozens of digital badges to collect. Start your collection today with this free-to-start game in the Nintendo eShop!
    • Stella Glow ? It?s time to start your journey. Use strategy, magic and weapons to defeat the Witch of Destruction and save the world! Stella Glow will be available on Nov. 17.
  • Virtual Console on Wii U
    • Contra Advance: The Alien Wars EX ? Take down massive hordes of aliens, robots and monsters to stop the evil Red Falcon from taking over the world! Awesome weapons include the Spread Shot, Laser and Flamethrower. This Game Boy Advance version of the classic game features new levels and graphics from the original Super NES version.

Nintendo eShop sales:

  • Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS
    • Turtle Tale for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS is 40 percent off (reduced from $2.99 to $1.79) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Nov. 26.
  • Nintendo eShop on Wii U


  • You Have a New Client Waiting! ? Felyne is a character from Capcom?s Monster Hunter game franchise, and he is looking for a home designer to help decorate his place in the Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer game. Fulfilling Felyne?s request will net you new and unique items for your catalog. Use Monster Hunter-themed items to make him feel right at home. Felyne is available for a limited time via SpotPass, so check the in-game Nintendo 3DS system on the second floor of Nook?s Homes to meet him and take him on as a client.
  • Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. ?Emerald City? Tournament ? See how your squad stacks up online in Nintendo?s Public Tournaments. Top players earn unique titles that are visible online and earn major bragging rights with your friends and around the world. The new ?Emerald City? tournament runs Nov. 13 through Nov. 16. Opt in via the SpotPass feature on your Nintendo 3DS system for notifications about future tournaments. Good luck, agents!

Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS:

  • New themes this week include:
    • Stella Glow: ?The Witches and Bubu?

Also new this week: