May 8th, 2014, 23:40 Posted By: wraggster
Mega Man II and III for Game Boy join the Wii U Virtual Console in this week's US eShop update.
The two platformers arrive in the second week of 'Mega May', a month of six Mega Man titles from NES and Game Boy. Meanwhile, Denpa Men 3 adds more augmented reality hunting and battling to 3DS' lineup, and Grinsia offers 16-bit style RPG adventuring.
JRPG fans should also take note of an Etrian Odyssey sale, offering both Etrian Odyssey IV and Etrian Odyssey Untold for a reduced price.
Wario Land 4 rounds out the update with the lone addition for Wii U this week.
Here's the full official list:
Virtual Console on Nintendo 3DS
Mega Man II - It's Mega May! Every Thursday in May, a different Mega Man game (actually, two this week!) will launch in the Virtual Console section of the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS. In Mega Man II, jump and blast your way through a barrage of maniacal robotic monsters while collecting a variety of weapons and items to help fight more Robot Masters. Who is this stranger from the future called Quint? Can Mega Man reach Dr. Wily before time's up? Suit up, power up and let's go!
Mega Man III - The sinister Dr. Wily has taken control of an offshore oil rig to drill to the center of the Earth. By reaching the molten core, he will be able to collect energy in order to power his latest invention. Sounds like a recipe for disaster, and Mega Man must put a stop to this! Join robotic dog Rush and walking suitcase Flip-Top as you progress through Dr. Wily's fiendish fortress, battling various Robot Masters and collecting their weapons before facing the mad scientist and his final robotic creation. Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
Grinsia - Grinsia, Kemco's classic 16-bit style JRPG, follows a family of three treasure hunters who go out in search of some ancient ruins said to be full of untold riches. Their adventure begins with little incident, but little do they know that they'll be caught up in a more sinister plot as the fate of the world hangs in the balance. THE "DENPA" MEN 3 The Rise of Digitoll - Full and Demo Versions - THE "DENPA" MEN 3 is the third game in the expansive, augmented-reality RPG series that lets players catch and form parties of Denpa Men to conquer perilous dungeons and explore a new world. The exclusive demo is also available today.
Virtual Console on Wii U
Wario Land 4 - Bask in the greedy glory of treasure hoarding as you hop, roll and zombify Wario through 20 huge, puzzle-packed levels. This critically praised platformer sees our stubby anti-hero in search of gold, jewels and riches beyond imagining. But when his insatiable need for loot lands him in a twisted pyramid of traps, he'll need your wits to help him get out.
Nintendo eShop Sales
Joindots - For a limited time, Joindots is discounting select games in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS, including 3D Games Collection, Jewel Match 3 and Murder on the Titanic. This offer ends at 9 a.m. PT on May 22.
Trine 2: Director's Cut - Now through 9 a.m. PT on May 26, experience the fantasy action and physics-based puzzles of Trine 2: Director's Cut for 50 percent off in the Nintendo eShop on Wii U.
Aqua Moto Racing 3D - For a limited time, Aqua Moto Racing 3D is 25 percent off in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS. This offer ends at 9 a.m. PT on May 29.
ATLUS - ATLUS wants you to pack your map and go exploring! Starting 9 a.m. PT on May 12
through 9 a.m. PT on May 19, Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl and Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan are on sale in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS.
Also new this week:
Parking Star 3D (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
Gardening Mama 2: Forest Friends Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
Jewel Match (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS / Nintendo DSi Shop on Nintendo DSi)
Jewel Quest 4 Heritage (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS/ Nintendo DSi Shop on Nintendo DSi)
Sokomania 2: Cool Job (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS / Nintendo DSi Shop on Nintendo DSi)
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