Tags : eShop


Nintendo’s eShop will go down for maintenance today

The Christmas holiday put scores of new Nintendo consoles in the hands of eager gift-getters, which has put a huge amount of stress on the Wii U and 3DS digital marketplaces. Now, the company has announced the eShops will be taken down this afternoon for maintenance. Since Wednesday, many Wii U and 3DS owners have […]Read More


‘Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D’ hits May 24

Nintendo announced today that Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D will hit he 3DS on May 24 in North America and Europe. The game, first announced in February, is a 3D port of the 2010 Wii title and is being developed by Monster Games (as opposed to Retro Studios, who handled the original Wii version). The […]Read More


Nintendo announces first ever eShop sale

Nintendo has announced they’re hosting an eShop sale over this holiday season, but don’t start emptying your wallets just yet. Since the Wii U’s eShop is still new, only three games have been featured” Chasing Aurora (US$7.50/£5.39/AU$7.80, ends Jan 3rd) Little Inferno (US$9.99/£8.39/AU$9.99, ends Jan 4th) Trine 2 (US$15.99/not yet available in other regions, ends Jan 7th) It’s […]Read More


The Nintendo Network rewards service has begun

The Nintendo Network’s Premium/Deluxe discount service is now live for eShop customers who have purchased a Premium (Europe/Australia) or Deluxe (US) Wii U console since its launch beginning late last month. The rewards service offers consumers 10% of their purchase back to them, and upon accruing 500 points (US$5, or thereabouts for other regions) that […]Read More