07/11/13 – Wii Sports Club, Batman, Layton and more hit the European eShop

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With Wii Fit U out last week, Nintendo’s continuing its apparent push to target the Wii U towards casual gamers with this week’s release of two Wii Sports Club mini-games. Bowling and Tennis are the first two reskinned Wii games to arrive as part of this package – you can pick up a Wii Sports Club Day Pass for £1.79, offering you twenty-four hours of gameplay from any of the available sports, or buy each sport individually for £8.99.

It’s worth noting that these games have been outsourced to Namco Bandai, where HD graphics, MotionPlus controls and online multiplayer have been integrated into the experience. Continue reading

News: Chasing Aurora and Naruto Powerful Shippuden both have demos in the eShop

chasing_auroraFrom the developers of And Yet It Moves, Wii U eShop launch title Chasing Aurora now has a free demo available to download. If you like what you see, you’ll also be able to pick the game up at half price – at £5.39 – until Thursday.

Namco’s also released a free demo of Naruto Powerful Shippuden, this time on Nintendo 3DS. It’s only available to download until 4th April though, so be sure to pick it up soon if you’re interested in the full retail release. Continue reading