It’s a pretty good week for Wii owners in Nintendo’s weekly download update, but then again any week is a good one when Double Dragon is involved.
DDII appears this week for the Wii’s Virtual Console and stars the Lee Bros once again as they quest to… oh forget it- they move from left to right punching/kicking dudes. That’s really all you have to know.
Over on the 3DS, things are a little more lacking. There’s a bunch of toss away puzzle games, a Sudoku title, and a cooking game that actually looks kind of fun. Order Up casts the player as a fry cook and uses the touch screen to add in a little chop-chop and simulated cooking. Kinda neat.
Then there’s also a video from Gym Class Heroes that features the story of a US gymnast as he works towards this Summer’s Olympics in London. I’d actually watch this but for GCH. Not a fan.
- Order Up! – $9.99 — Experience the dizzying life of a top-notch chef and restaurateur. Prepare all manner of exotic food on your way to building your own restaurant empire from the ground up.
- Slitherlink – $4.99 — With the Nikoli puzzle series, you can enjoy high-quality “Slitherlink” puzzles, created by Nikoli, who gave the world-famous puzzle “Sudoku” name. The Nintendo 3DS allows for the realization of simple and easy to play operability.
- Gym Class Heroes’ The Fighter – Follow Olympic gymnastics hopeful John Orozco’s quest for the glory at this summer’s games in London. Available on Nintendo Video at 6 a.m. PT on June 22.
- Lola’s Fruit Shop Sudoku – $1.99/200 points — Lola Panda does it again – making it fun to develop logical thinking! Now kids can enjoy the fun and challenge of Sudoku in a form especially designed for them.
- Jewel Legends: Tree of Life – $4.99/500 points —
Rebuild the world of the Hods in Jewel Legends: Tree of Life!The Hods, magical beings and pure of heart, once lived in harmony with the holy Tree of Life. But the endless greed of a dark demon forced them into hiding. Now, new hope springs eternal.
- Save the Fuzzies – 1000points — Help Save the Furries across 60 levels in this puzzle-adventure ! Furries are cute green creatures that like to visit strange planets and then stroll about oblivious to the dangers around them.
- Double Dragon II – 500 points — Billy and Jimmy Lee are back to avenge the loss of Marion. In their quest to defeat the evil Shadow Warriors, they must face down deadly street gangs, ninjas and huge mutant fighters.