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Zen Pinball 2 Reaches Nintendo eShop Amidst Discount Sales


Nintendo 3DS eShop Update (US):


This week’s Nintendo eShop update is light on the 3DS side, with no new downloadable game releases, but discount sales on Mutant Mudds (down from $8.99 to $5.99) and Pokédex 3D Pro (down from $14.99 to $9.99) for a limited time.


This Sunday will see the release of Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity and Luigi’s Mansion 2, and both games will be available as downloads via the eShop as well. Additionally, Mystery Dungeon will have a Poké Forest DLC dungeon that will be available for free until April 30th. After that, it will cost $2.


Meanwhile, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate is available as a download as well.


Wii U eShop Update:


Zen Pinball 2 is available on the Wii U eShop this week for free. More details on the game can be found here. Also available this week is the download version of Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate.


You can view this week’s U.S. eShop update in its entirety at this link.


Nintendo 3DS eShop Update (EU):


In Europe, the 3DS gets the free demo for HarmoKnight, Game Freak’s rhythm platformer, this week. Joining it is a download version of My Foal 3D, a game where you look after foals. The game includes a story mode as well as AR functionality, and costs €29.99/£24.99.


Additionally, Pokédex 3D Pro is on discount sale for a limited time, down from €14.99/£13.49 to €11.99/£10.79. Also, the download version of Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate will be available in Europe on Friday.


Wii U eShop Update (EU):


The Wii U eShop in Europe gets Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate in download form on Friday, along with a download version of Need for Speed: Most Wanted U. Meanwhile, Punch-Out!! is available on the Wii U Virtual Console for €0.30/£0.30.


Additionally, a bunch of games are being discounted on the Wii U eShop as well:

ZombiU – from €69.99/£54.99 to €34.99/£29.99

Assassin’s Creed III – – from €69.99/£54.99 to €29.99/£29.99

Just Dance 4 – from €49.99/£39.99 to €29.99/£29.99

Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth – from €49.99/£39.99 to €24.99/£19.99

Rabbids Land – from €49.99/£39.99 to €24.99/£19.99

Sports Connection – from €49.99/£39.99 to €24.99/£19.99

Your Shape: Fitness Evolved – from €49.99/£39.99 to €24.99/£19.99

Little Inferno – from €9.99/£8.99 to €4.99/£4.99


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.