Nintendo Download Update (July 12)
There exists a very small minority of the populace that can’t relate to Johnny Kung Fu, an old-school action title now available as a part of this week’s Nintendo Download for the 3DS. In the game, Johnny’s girlfriend, an undoubtedly delightful young lass, is kidnapped by the Mr. Wang Gang and held hostage until the hero can attain the requisite martial arts abilities and rescue her.
In continued celebration of the 8-Bit Summer, this week’s Nintendo Download also sees the release of Kirby’s Pinball Land, a title that sees the publisher’s skill-sucking protagonist bouncing around a series of arcade tables, and The Sword of Hope II, a role-playing game in which players take control of a Prince out to save his kingdom from certain peril, for the 3DS. The week in new releases concludes with Sweet Memories: Black Jack (3DS), Candle Route (3DS, DSi), Ace Mathician (3DS, DSi), Frogger: Hyper Arcade Edition (Wii), and The King of Fighters ’96 (Wii).
Serving as this week’s Game of the Week, a regularly feature on the Nintendo storefront that discounts a particular game, is Mighty Switch Force!, a run-and-gun hit that is now available for $2.99 until Sunday, July 15 at 9 PM PST.
All titles listed in the Nintendo Download Update are available now on the Nintendo 3DS, DSi, or Wii.