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European download update revealed for May 29, 2014

Published by Jack Taylor     May 26, 2014     09:41 UTC

The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap, The Mysterious Murasame Castle, Mario Golf, and Mario Kart 8 are joined by 23 software sales in a massive update.

Mario Kart 8 launches at midnight on 30 May.

Wii U - Software (Disc/Download)

Mario Kart 8 (Nintendo)
Nintendo eShop - £49.99 (€59.99)
Turn your world upside down with Mario Kart 8, only on Wii U! Engage antigravity mode and race up, down and all around amazing courses, competing against other players whether they're in the same room or on the other side of the world! Speed over blue antigravity panels to take the race off the straight and narrow and up astonishing waterfalls, along the sides of buildings, and much more. The rules of the road change in antigravity mode too: bump into rival racers for a Spin Turbo speed boost! With gravity-defying racing, aerial jostles while gliding, and fast-paced underwater competition across 32 new and classic courses, every surface can be a racetrack! Share your best racing successes - and your most bitter defeats - with the world through Mario Kart TV. Create a highlight reel showcasing your smooth manoeuvres, high-impact item hits and other action-packed moments, then upload it to YouTube** or Miiverse for other players to see!

Wii U - Software (Download)

Gravity Badgers (Wales Interactive)
Nintendo eShop - £4.99 (€4.99)
Step into the space suit of valiant gravity badger Captain T Bayback as he ventures into the deadly depths of deep space to save his friends, family and the universe from the threat of the deadly Evil Honey Badgers, aka the Hellsett. For the first time ever a game unites the thrilling elements of badgers and gravity to create a stunningly presented physics-based puzzle game that will take you beyond the realms of possibility, imagination and logic to the star-dusted realm of the Gravity Badgers!

Wii U - Virtual Console

The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap - Game Boy Advance (Nintendo)
Nintendo eShop - £6.29 (€6.99)
This classic Legend of Zelda adventure sees the heroic Link embark on a journey into a massively tiny world with the help of his wondrous new headwear: the Minish Cap! Link can shrink down to microscopic dimensions, which will prove essential in saving the miniature Picori people from disaster. Of course, it just wouldn't be The Legend of Zelda without ingenious new items to master, captivating side quests to conquer, and a plethora of dungeons to explore. Small really is beautiful!

Wii U - Special Offers

Mario Kart 8 (Nintendo)
From now until 30 June, save £5.49 / €7.99 / CHF 11.20 / RUB 319 on Mario Kart 8 if you own Super Mario Kart or download it now. (This offer is only valid if both games are purchased from Nintendo eShop on the same Wii U by 30 June; Super Mario Kart must be downloaded first.)

Batman Arkham City: Armoured Edition (WB Games)
Nintendo eShop - £12.49 (€14.99) until 5 June

Batman: Arkham Origins (WB Games)
Nintendo eShop - £12.49 (€14.99) until 5 June

Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara (Capcom)
Nintendo eShop - £7.19 (€8.99) until 8 June

Injustice: Gods Among Us (WB Games)
Nintendo eShop - £12.49 (€14.99) until 5 June

LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (WB Games)
Nintendo eShop - £9.99 (€12.49) until 5 June

Resident Evil Revelations (Capcom)
Nintendo eShop - £23.99 (€29.99) until 8 June

Nintendo 3DS - Software (Card/Download)

Me & My Furry Patients 3D (TREVA Ent.)
Nintendo eShop - £24.99 (€29.99)
Welcome your animal patients! Take loving care of your favourite animals, keep an eye on your supplies and expand your practice.

Nintendo 3DS - Software (Download)

Blue Exorcist Manga Vol. 3 (Daipen)
Nintendo eShop - €4.49
Available in select regions only. Not available in the United Kingdom.

Castle Clout 3D (Selectsoft)
Nintendo eShop - £3.59 (€3.99)
Crush and destroy enemies with your powerful trebuchet in this vivid 3D version of the popular Castle Clout game! Only you can unite the empire across the Forest, Frost, Desert, Jungle and Burning Lands and savethe kingdom from the Darkness. Boulders, bombs and more blaze through the air to batter walls and topple foes. Choose your weapon and ammo, and release at the right angle to maximize the damage you inflict. Try not to duck as enemies and ammunition fly out of the screen! Enjoy over 150 levels, and expand your battle with the hot seat multiplayer mode.

Coaster Creator 3D (Big John Games)
Nintendo eShop - £6.00 (€7.25)
Build your own roller coasters using fast and intuitive touch screen drawing and editing controls. Then jump right into a coaster cart seat to experience the ride in thrilling 3D. Use the Track Wizard to add Loops, Corkscrews, and Twists. Take Mii characters for a ride on your coaster and share your coasters with friends.

Nintendo 3DS - Virtual Console

Mario Golf - Game Boy Color (Nintendo)
Nintendo eShop - £4.49 (€4.99)
Tee off with Mario and friends in this unique sporting adventure! The Game Boy Color version of Mario Golf is part simulation, part role-playing game. Play as Mario or Luigi, or create your own character, and train them up to become the ultimate golf pro. Explore the Clubhouse, chat to fellow golfers to pick up tips, and challenge opponents to raise your experience level. With four courses, 12 practice ranges, five play modes and a host of minigames to enjoy, fun is par for the course in Mario Golf.

The Mysterious Murasame Castle - NES (Nintendo)
Nintendo eShop - £4.49 (€4.99)
Murasame Joh Castle was once peaceful; now it houses a mysterious force that threatens Japan. As brave samurai Takamaru, you must battle through four other castles overrun with evil before the final showdown at Murasame Joh. Will you uncover its shocking secret? Previously unavailable outside of Japan, this classic action game was originally released for the Famicom Disk System in 1986. It was also the inspiration for the Takamaru's Ninja Castle attraction in Nintendo Land for Wii U, 26 years after its release!

Nintendo 3DS - Special Offers

10-in-1: Arcade Collection (Gamelion)
Nintendo eShop - £0.89 (€0.99) until 19 June

3D MahJongg (Joindots)
Nintendo eShop - £3.29 (€3.99) until 12 June

Angry Bunnies (Cypronia)
Nintendo eShop - £4.49 (€4.85) until 31 July

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate (WB Games)
Nintendo eShop - £8.74 (€9.99) until 5 June

Bubble Pop World (Cypronia)
Nintendo eShop - £3.35 (€3.74) until 31 July

Fishdom H2O: Hidden Odyssey (Cypronia)
Nintendo eShop - £3.35 (€3.74) until 31 July

Funfair Party Games (Joindots)
Nintendo eShop - £6.99 (€6.99) until 12 June

Gardenscapes (Joindots)
Nintendo eShop - £5.99 (€5.99) until 12 June

PIX3D (Gamelion)
Nintendo eShop - £1.79 (€1.99) until 19 June

Rage of the Gladiator (Gamelion)
Nintendo eShop - £3.09 (€3.49) until 19 June

Real Heroes: Firefighter 3D (Zordix AB)
Nintendo eShop - £4.49 (€4.99) until 19 June

Resident Evil Revelations (Capcom)
Nintendo eShop - £14.99 (€17.99) until 8 June

Resident Evil: The Mercenaries 3D (Capcom)
Nintendo eShop - £5.39 (€5.99) until 8 June

Secret Agent Files: Miami (Joindots)
Nintendo eShop - £5.79 (€6.99) until 12 June

SpeedX 3D Hyper Edition (Gamelion)
Nintendo eShop - £0.89 (€0.99) until 19 June

Super Street Fighter IV 3D Edition (Capcom)
Nintendo eShop - £10.79 (€11.99) until 8 June

Nintendo Download takes place every Thursday in Europe and North America.