It’s another big week for the Nintendo Download as Platinum Games’ strategic superhero smash ’em up The Wonderful 101 will be available on the Wii U eShop on Sunday.
If you’re looking to download something today, the Wii U’s Virtual Console expands by one with the addition of Zelda II: The Adventure of Link. Over on the 3DS, everyone’s favorite football game, Tecmo Bowl, can be downloaded just in time for the start of the season.
And we’re still not done. The DSi is back this week with three new titles… a word game compilation (Letter Challenge) and two interactive storybooks (Tales to Enjoy! Little Red Riding Hood and Tales to Enjoy! Puss In Boots).
You can find more information on all of these titles after the break.
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The Wonderful 101 – There are more than 101 reasons to love The Wonderful 101. Lead a team of the world’s strongest and strangest superheroes to fight off a massive alien invasion. As Wonder Red, leader of the Wonderful 100, unite a mob of heroes to morph into powerful transformations such as a fist, sword, glider and gun to battle aliens throughout Blossom City. You and the Wonderful 100 are the city’s best weapon. (Available on September 15)
Zelda II: The Adventure of Link – Link returns to Hyrule to search for the Triforce and awaken Zelda from an endless sleep. Embark on a quest to find the Triforce of Courage and save Hyrule from ruin. In this unique, side-scrolling sequel to the original classic, learn magic spells, talk to people in towns to get clues, collect items to increase your power and explore six palaces where the underlings of the evil Ganon await you.
Tecmo Bowl – Match your gridiron skills against the computer or another human player. From the snap, total control of every pass, run, and tackle is in your hands! The player can select from 12 teams. On offense there are two run and two pass plays to choose from. Defense consists of trying to guess which offensive play the opponent will select and then taking control of one of the defensive players before the snap. A simple power-meter system is used for kicking field goals, extra points, and punts.
Letter Challenge – Test your brain with Letter Challenge! A fantastic collection of four of the best classic word games that will keep your gray matter busy for hours and hours!
Tales to Enjoy! Little Red Riding Hood – The game is a series of interactive activities based around the theme of the story about a little girl who decides to visit her grandmother who lives in the forest. Beware you may shout…. of the wolf who is looking upon Little Red Riding Hood as a main course for his next meal!
Tales to Enjoy! Puss In Boots – The game is a series of interactive activities based around the theme of the story about a smart cat helping his master rise in status to marry the daughter of the king.