The Nintendo Download update for this week features quite a few goodies worth checking out or downloading. The Google Maps powered Wii Street U app is now available for free (for now), NARUTO Powerful Shippuden demo and Dig Dug are available for the 3DS, and the NEOGEO fighter WORLD HEROES 2 JET is available for the Wii Virtual Console.
Nintendo eShop on Wii U
- Wii Street U powered by Google – With Wii Street U powered by Google, you can step into Google Street View with an immersive experience that will make you feel like you’re actually there. View a 360-degree Google Maps Street View of locations all over the world using the Wii U GamePad controller’s motion controls. Jumping to a location is easy: Just use the GamePad touch screen to type in an address or location and start exploring, or instantly travel to more than 70 hand-picked locations around the globe.
Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
- NARUTO Powerful Shippuden – Demo Version – A new side-scrolling NARUTO game developed exclusively for Nintendo 3DS, NARUTO Powerful Shippuden features a cute presentation and comical characters, and has easy pick-up-and-play game play for fans of all ages.
- DIG DUG – The classic arcade game comes to Nintendo 3DS. In DIG DUG, you must defeat the deep-dwelling Pooka and Fygar by using your harpoon and pumping air into them, or by dropping rocks from above. Lure and defeat multiple enemies at once, and collect vegetables for bonus points. Destroy all the enemies to clear each stage.
- Rabbids Travel in Time 3D – Join the Rabbids as they travel back in time in a washing machine and make a mess of history. Play a wide variety of mini-games in four different historical environments: pre-history, Egypt, Rome and King Arthur. Customize and unlock nearly 50 unique costumes, such as a cowboy, Egyptian and Musketeer.
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