DOWN+LOAD: North America Weekly Update
By Geoff GirardinG-off. Thursday, February 2, 2012 4:03:27 PM
More details after the jump.
NEW+ Sakura Samurai: Art of the Sword™ (Nintendo, 1 player, T (Teen - Violence), $6.99 in the eShop)
Travel a world rife with beauty and danger to rescue the legendary Princess Cherry Blossom. Her kidnapper has placed dozens of blade-wielding henchmen in your path.
NEW+ GO Series: Undead Storm (GAMEBRIDGE, 1-4 players, E10+ (Everyone 10 and Up - Fantasy Violence), 200 Nintendo DSi Points / $1.99 in the 3DS eShop):
The explosive action is non-stop as you take the fight to the zombie hordes. Six months after a mysterious meteorite strike, the undead have awoken and are taking over the city. You’ll face wave after wave of killer zombies with only some serious firepower to protect you. Play solo, or team up with your friends via a local wireless connection, and take the fight to the shuffling hordes. Solo zombie slayers can find other survivors to join them as allies. In Multi Play Mode, you can cooperate with up to three friends via a local wireless connection. They'll have your back in the firefight against the undead, and can revive you if your health flatlines. Choose from four player characters and face down the zombie threat in a horrific hospital, a hazardous chemical plant and the decimated downtown area. What lies behind this zombie epidemic? Only you can discover the truth! Featuring explosive, non-stop, zombie slaying action, and hordes of zombies and giant bosses to take down. Protect yourself with shotguns, flame throwers, grenades during intense 2-4 player action via DS Wireless Communications!
Please refer to the updated list of available North American DSiWare titles.
NEW+ Carmen Sandiego Adventures in Math: The Great Gateway Grab (The Learning Company, 1-6 players, E (Everyone), 600 Wii Points™):
Breaking news from Mumbai, India: The Gateway of India was stolen a few hours ago. It looks like an open and shut case of V.I.L.E villainy. The Chief wants ACME’s best agent on this, and that means you, detective. Get to Mumbai fast and find the arch-criminal who carried out this monumental malfeasance. Carmen Sandiego is back and only you can foil her V.I.L.E plans. Travel the globe, solve brain-twisting math puzzles, and catch the villain behind the Great Gateway Grab. Crack the case of the Great Gateway Grab in single-player Story Mode. Perfect your math skills in single-player Practice Mode. Challenge your friends and family to solve math puzzles against the clock in Multiplayer Mode. In Carmen Sandiego Adventures in Math, you practice your math skills and use them to fight crime. Ideal for grades 4–5, math topics include arithmetic, logic puzzles, fractions and much more! Featuring the ability to travel the world, solve math puzzles and fight crime! You can even challenge friends to math duels against the clock. The game is aligned to grade 4 and 5 Math Common Core Standards, and math topics include geometry, fractions, and many more!
Check out the updated list of available North American WiiWare titles.
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