This week’s 3DS eShop Update has a great mix of old and new. Metroid on Virtual Console sees you take on the role of female bounty hunter Samus Aran as she collects an assortment of awesome power-ups and takes the fight to galactic menace Mother Brain, while a demo for Rhythm Thief & the Emperor’s Treasure will keep you on your toes with a sample of the game’s entertaining rhythm challenges.
Here’s this week’s eShop Update in full:
- Rhythm Thief & the Emperor’s Treasure
Metroid - £4.50 / €5.00
- Metroids - the most dangerous creatures in the galaxy - have fallen into the hands of Space Pirates! As bounty hunter Samus Aran, battle through the depths of planet Zebes to take out the pirates’ leader Mother Brain and restore peace to the galaxy. The original NES classic Metroid introduced gamers to a unique mix of action and exploration that has become the series’ trademark. Use Samus’ Morph Ball ability to search every nook and cranny, and uncover power-ups like the Ice Beam, Varia Suit and Screw Attack.
1st Class Poker & BlackJack - £4.50 / €5.00
- Welcome aboard our casino-ship for First Class Poker and BlackJack! Rarely have there been so many variations of poker, blackjack and video poker in a single collection: Texas hold ’em, double flop hold ’em, Omaha, pineapple and many more classics are waiting for you. Win the tournament or challenge your friends with the local multiplayer - with up to five participants. Celebrate your victories and communicate with the aid of the integrated voice and text chat. The amusing 3D graphics and even your own photo in the game make this collection a first class poker package
Battle of the Elements - £4.50 / €5.00
- Can you save the planet? The Legendary Elements are the key to face human destruction, but they have to be mastered to unleash their power! Get ready to travel around the world facing the most powerful characters in intense battles of elements, where you’ll need to think as fast as you move your stylus in order to earn victory. Follow the story of your favourite character in the quest to find the Legendary Elements, solve 40 mind-bending missions or break the score record in a marathon. The world’s destiny is just one step ahead!
- Kid Icarus: Uprising 3D animation
- Shaun the Sheep 3D
Source: Nintendo UK