Nintendo eShop Update – Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty, Cutie Clash, Big Brain Academy

Nintendo_eShop_logoThe Wii U eShop update is a little bit Odd this week… as in the excellent release of Oddworld: New ?n? Tasty.

Other new stuff includes Word Puzzles by POWGI, Cutie Clash, Cutie Pets Go Fishing and Outside the Realm for the Wii U and/or 3DS, and some Virtual Console releases too.

Read on for the games, sales and new content.

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

  • Nintendo eShop on Wii U
    • Oddworld: New ?n? Tasty ? Oddworld: New ?n? Tasty brings the original classic Oddworld: Abe?s Oddysee game to the Wii U console with a fully ground-up remake, featuring amazing next-gen visuals, reworked game play and new audio and music. Can you save the hapless Mudokons as Abe attempts to escape the meat factory and ultimately learn the true nature of his fate? The future of Oddworld relies on you!
  • Virtual Console on Wii U
    • Big Brain Academy ? This Nintendo DS staple brings entertainment that anyone young or young-at-heart can enjoy. It?s the perfect way to challenge and stimulate your mind. Test your mental acuity in a five-category quiz: thinking, memorization, computation, analysis and identification.
    • Kuru Kuru Kururin ? Oh no! Kururin?s brothers and sisters are lost across 10 different worlds! In a special helicopter, the Helirin, navigate through mazes as quickly as you can while avoiding obstacles such as walls, pistons and cannons. You can also customize your Helirin by using items acquired in Adventure mode.
    • Polarium Advance ? In this Game Boy Advance puzzler, create horizontal rows of the same color to clear the board. Challenge yourself to 365 puzzles, with many modes that will test your mind.

Nintendo eShop sales:

  • Nintendo eShop on Wii U
    • Save up to 50 percent on select Wii U games including Teslagrad, Chariot and more in Nintendo eShop during the?Nindies Love You? sale! This offer is valid until 8:59 a.m. PT on Feb. 25.
    • Nano Assault NEO is 25 percent off (reduced from $9.99 to $7.49) until 8:59 a.m. PT on March 3.
    • Puzzle Monkeys is 50 percent off (reduced from $2.99 to $1.49) until 8:59 a.m. PT on March 3.
    • Avoider, Color Bombs and more games from RCMADIAX are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on March 30.
    • Shadow Puppeteer is 10 percent off (reduced from $14.99 to $13.49) starting at 9:00 a.m. PT on Feb. 12 until 8:59 a.m. PT on Feb. 15.
    • Girls Like Robots is over 25 percent off (reduced from $6.99 to $4.99) starting at 9:00 a.m. PT on Feb. 13 until 8:59 a.m. PT on Feb. 20.
  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS

Also new this week: