Nintendo Deals & Downloads: Mega Man sale & more


There are no big releases for Nintendo this week, but plenty of deals to snatch up before they disappear. If you’re a Mega Man fan you’re in luck, as this week there’s a big sale on Mega Man titles for both the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS virtual console. Other titles on discount include Little Inferno and 1001 Spikes. Check it out!

  • Virtual Console on Wii U
    • Natsume Championship Wrestling – Choose between 12 wrestlers, each equipped with dynamic moves, and jump into the ring for some fierce competition. Play solo, or compete with up to four players in exhibition, tag-team or round-robin matches.
    • Mega Man Zero – In this Game Boy Advance classic, after waking from a deep slumber, play as Zero in a fight for survival. Jump, climb and dash through an unstable world that struggles to keep peace between humans and Reploids. Upgrade weapons and collect helpful Cyber-Elves to conquer the destructive forces headed your way.

Nintendo eShop Sales:

  • Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS
    • Celebrate a Mega Anniversary with a Big Sale! – The Nintendo eShop is celebrating Mega Man’s anniversary by offering up to 50 percent off select Mega Man games until 8:59 a.m. PT on Dec. 22. Let the Mega Manniversary Sale begin!
    • Art of Balance, Nano Assault Neo and many more games from Shin’en on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS are on sale until 8:59 a.m. PT on Jan. 14.
    • SteamWorld Dig is 50 percent off on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS until 8:59 a.m. PT on Jan. 1.
  • Nintendo eShop on Wii U
    • Little Inferno is more than 50 percent off (reduced from $9.99 to $4.99) until 8:59 a.m. PT on Jan. 1 in the Nintendo eShop on Wii U.
  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
    • 1001 Spikes, VVVVVV and other fun games from Nicalis are on sale starting at 9 a.m. PT on Dec. 19 until 8:59 a.m. PT on Jan. 5 in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS.
  • More Nintendo eShop Discounts
    • Check Out Deals on Other Great Games! – Head to the Nintendo eShop on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS and look under “Price Drops” to find out more about these great deals. Visit for more information.

Coming soon:

  • Duck Hunt (Virtual Console on Wii U) – Grab your Wii Remote controller! It’s duck season and your trusty hunting dog is ready to scour the open fields. Test your sharp-shooting skills as your targets take flight in this legendary NES classic. Be quick to knock them out of the skies, or your canine companion won’t hesitate to make you the laughing stock of hunters. Need a change in scenery? Best your score against clay pigeon targets instead. Duck Hunt will be available on Dec. 25.

Also new this week:

  • 99Moves (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
  • Art of Balance – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
  • BLOK DROP X TWISTED FUSION (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
  • Cake Ninja 3: The Legend Continues (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
  • Meme Run (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
  • Plenty of Fishies (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
  • TOSS N GO (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
  • Asterix The Mansions of the Gods (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
  • Cube Creator 3D – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
  • Fairune (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
  • I Love My Horse (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
  • League of Heroes (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
  • Mes Comptines (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
  • METAL GEAR SOLID SNAKE EATER 3D (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
  • TOYS VS MONSTERS (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
  • URBAN TRIAL FREESTYLE – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)