The Wonderful 101 and Splinter Cell headlining this weeks Nintendo releases

Title
Platform 
Available on
Price Point* 
The Wonderful 101
Wii U
Nintendo eShop from 24/08/13
AUD $79.95
(Nintendo)
(Download)
(NZD $99.95) 
Game Description: In this action game, take control of Wonder-Red and recruit scores of seasoned heroes into your team – leading them into battle as hero number 101! You can even transform desperate citizens into mighty heroes to bolster your numbers. Overwhelm the invading aliens known as the GEATHJERK with strength in numbers – the more heroes you enlist, the more powerful your attacks become.
Special Offer until 21/09/2013: You can save 30% on The Wonderful 101 and purchase it from Nintendo eShop for only AUD $55.95 (NZD $69.95) , if you previously downloaded Pikmin 3 from Nintendo eShop on the same Wii U console.
Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Blacklist
Wii U
Nintendo eShop from 23/08/13
AUD $89.95 
(Ubisoft)
(Download)
(NZD $110.95) 
Game Description: When the US becomes a target and the clock is ticking it’s down to one man to save the lives of millions. To contest the US Military Supremacy, a deadly countdown of terror attacks against key US interests has been issued : THE BLACKLIST. As the leader of the newly formed 4th Echelon unit, Sam must hunt down these terrorists by any means necessary, and stop the Blacklist countdown.
Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams
Wii U
Nintendo eShop from 23/08/13
AUD $19.50 
(Black Forest Games)
(Download)
(NZD $25.50) 
Game Description: Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams is a challenging fast-paced platformer with a twist. Warp Giana’s dream world at will to transform your abilities and surroundings. Use your skill, speed, and brains to brave the dangers of Giana’s twisted dreams! Giana laughs at spooky nightmares, lightly twirling past monsters and traps. Fluffy sugarbowl dreams on the other hand tick her off, unleashing her fiery, punky side, ready to dash and smash all in her path!
BIT.TRIP Presents… Runner2:
Wii U
Nintendo eShop from 23/08/13
AUD $14.99 
Future Legend of Rhythm Alien
(Download)
(NZD $14.99) 
Runner2 is the sequel to the critically acclaimed and IGF award winning BIT.TRIP RUNNER. In the style of the BIT.TRIP series, Runner2 is a rhythm-music platforming game. Players will run through fantastic environments, using brand new moves, to brand new soundtracks as they run, jump, slide, kick, and soar towards the goal of tracking down the Timbletot and thwarting his evil plans to destroy not only our world, but every world there is. Runner2 features 5 exciting worlds, 120 tantalizing levels and 5 death defying BOSS battles! Play as 8 different characters – find secret areas to unlock new and zany costumes! 
Super Street Fighter™ II: The New Challengers
Wii U
Nintendo eShop from 23/08/13
AUD $10.40 
(CAPCOM USA)
(Virtual Console – Super Nintendo)
(NZD $13.60) 
Game Description: When Super Street Fighter II: The New Challengers debuted, the fighting game genre changed forever. Along with a revolutionary combo system, it introduced new characters alongside the original cast. In addition to Ryu, Ken, Chun Li et al., take control of four brand new combatants in thrilling head-to-head gameplay. Choose T. Hawk and his unmatched strength, Dee Jay’s unrivalled kickboxing ability, the furious kung fu of Fei Long, or drill your rivals with the deadly beauty of Cammy!
Special “Buy 2, Get 1 Free” offer: If you buy any two out of these three Street Fighter games on Nintendo eShop on your Wii U, you can download the third one for free! Only until 29/08/13.


Street Fighter II: The World Warrior™
Wii U
Nintendo eShop from 23/08/13
AUD $10.40 
(CAPCOM USA)
(Virtual Console – Super Nintendo)
(NZD $13.60) 
Game Description: Street Fighter II™ defined gaming in the 1990s by revolutionising the fighting genre. Regarded as one of the greatest games of all time, Street Fighter II: The World Warrior was the first release of the Street Fighter II series; featuring the original eight world warriors including Ryu, Chun-Li and Guile. Each character has his or her own skills, speed, special moves and ending, to make for a truly unique experience. Choose your favourite fighter and become a hero!
Special “Buy 2, Get 1 Free” offer: If you buy any two out of these three Street Fighter games on Nintendo eShop on your Wii U, you can download the third one for free! Only until 29/08/13.
Street Fighter™ II Turbo: Hyper Fighting 
Wii U
Nintendo eShop from 23/08/13
AUD $10.40 
(CAPCOM USA)
(Virtual Console – Super Nintendo)
(NZD $13.60) 
Game Description: Street Fighter II™ defined gaming in the 1990s by revolutionising the fighting game genre. Regarded as one of the greatest games of all time, Street Fighter II Turbo: Hyper Fighting was the third release of the original Street Fighter II series. Featuring the original eight world warriors including Ryu, Chun-Li and Guile – along with playable boss characters Balrog, Vega, Sagat and M. Bison – Street Fighter II Turbo: Hyper Fighting offers enhanced gameplay speed and improved character balancing.
Special “Buy 2, Get 1 Free” offer: If you buy any two out of these three Street Fighter games on Nintendo eShop on your Wii U, you can download the third one for free! Only until 29/08/13.
Cut The Rope (zeptolab)
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo eShop from 23/08/13
AUD $5.99 
(Download)
(NZD $7.99) 
Game Description: Cut the rope to feed candy to little monster Om Nom®! A mysterious package has arrived, and the little monster inside has only one request… CANDY! Collect gold stars, discover hidden prizes and unlock exciting new levels in this addictively fun, award-winning, physics-based game!
Funfair Party Games
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo eShop from 23/08/2013
Special launch offer until 5/9/13: AUD $14.99 (NZD $14.99) 
(Joindots)
(Download)
Regular price will be AUD $19.99 (NZD $19.99) 
Game Description: Multiplayer fun at the fair with movement control and eleven amazing attractions! Use your Mii™ to play live multiplayer games or master all the attractions in single player mode and beat the international high scores. In addition to classic control options, you can move your Nintendo 3DS™ to take aim at targets with your gun or control the circle of hot wire in arcade mode. You can also throw darts, basketballs and more by imitating the realistic movement with the Nintendo 3DS™. Sound crazy? That’s because it is – and a ton of fun to boot!
Solomon’s Key™
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo eShop from 23/08/2013
AUD $5.50 
(KOEI TECMO GAMES)
(Virtual Console – NES)
(NZD $6.80) 
Game Description: To save his world from demons, Dana the Wizard goes on a dangerous quest to find Solomon’s Key and seal the monsters away. An audacious mix of action game and puzzler, Solomon’s Key was one of the toughest challenges on the NES™, but also one of its most endearing adventures. Combine logic and reflexes to unravel the mysteries of each room. Bright minds are needed to unlock its secrets, and only a few have been deemed worthy of seeing all the different endings. Will you be clever enough?
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