Nintendo 3DS

Solve A Murder on the Titanic On Nintendo eShop; Try Out Fractured Soul


Nintendo 3DS eShop Update:


Murder on the Titanic is this week’s Nintendo eShop highlight for the Nintendo 3DS. This is a hidden object game that has you investigating a murder on the Titanic a day before its terrible fate. Murder on the Titanic costs $7.99 and you can learn more about it here.


Meanwhile, Fractured Soul, the dimension-switching platformer by Endgame Studios, has a free demo for 3DS users to try out. You can read our playtest of that game here.


Finally, available on the 3DS Virtual Console is Mighty Bomb Jack for the NES, published by Tecmo Koei. This game costs $4.99.


More retail games are being added to the Nintendo eShop as well. The following titles will be available for download via the eShop this week:

  • Lego The Lords of the Rings
  • Scribblenauts Unlimited
  • Harvest Moon: A New Beginning
  • Classic Games Overload: Card & Puzzle Edition


Wii U eShop Update:


No new eShop games for Wii U this week, although EA have put out a free demo for EA Sports FIFA Soccer 13. In addition, the following retail titles are available as downloads from the Wii U eShop:

  • Ben 10 Omniverse
  • Family Party: 30 Great Games Obstacle Arcade
  • Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth
  • Rise of the Guardians: The Video Game


You can check out the full Nintendo eShop update for the week at this link.


European eShop Update:

The Denpa Men: They Came By Wave is this week’s 3DS eShop download in Europe. The game costs €7.99/£7.19. Also available is 2 Fast 4 Gnomz for €4.99/£4.49. Meanwhile, the Wii U eShop gets Mighty Switch Force: Hyper Drive Edition for €9.99/£8.99.


Also available this week are two retail games as downloads—Paper Mario: Sticker Star and Funky Barn for €49.99/£39.99 each.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.