Nintendo Deals & Downloads: Chariot, Adventures of Lolo & more


This week on the Nintendo eShop, Chariot headlines new releases. It’s a physics based puzzle game with cute characters and a cute story. The virtual console title this week on Wii U is Mega Man Battle Network 2, while the virtual console title for Nintendo 3DS is Adventures of Lolo. For those wanting a good deal on already released games, be sure to check out the deals section, as several recently released games are available at a discount, including Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse.

Nintendo eShop on Wii U

CHARIOT – Guide a chariot containing the King’s remains through underground caves using physics-based mechanics such as pushing, pulling, riding and swinging. Alone or with a friend, lead the brave Princess and her faithful Fiancé into the royal catacombs to find a resting place for the King.

Virtual Console on Wii U

MEGA MAN BATTLE NETWORK 2 – Lan and his NetNavi MegaMan.EXE return in this second chapter of the Battle Network universe. Purchase supplies and exchange information in local NetSquares, battle an assortment of enemy viruses in real time and collect Battle Chips as rewards to equip new abilities. Get ready for a new adventure in cyberspace as you stop this latest virus from spreading.

Virtual Console on Nintendo 3DS

Adventures of Lolo – After the love of his life is kidnapped by the devilish King Egger and taken to his haunted castle, our hero Lolo sets out to rescue her. Lolo can move blocks to trap enemies, clear a path or use as a shield. He can also activate the Magic Shot that will turn enemies into eggs. Combining clever environmental puzzles with tricky enemies and an engaging style, Adventures of Lolo is a true NES classic.

Nintendo eShop Sales:

Nintendo eShop on Wii U

  • Wooden Sen’Sey, Puddle and more fun games from Neko Entertainment are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on Jan. 22.
  • Cubemen 2 is more than 30 percent off (reduced from $7.99 to $4.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Jan. 22.
  • Abyss, 99Moves and more from EnjoyUp Games are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on Jan. 29.

Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS

  • Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse is 25 percent off (reduced from $19.99 to $14.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Jan. 22.
  • 4 Elements, Mystery Case Files: Ravenhearst and more from Tulip Games are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on April 2.
  • Van Helsing Sniper Zx100 is more than 80 percent off (reduced from $6.66 to $0.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Jan. 29.

Also new this week:

  • Maze (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
  • Wipeout 3 (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
  • Best of Solitaire (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
  • Painting Workshop (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)