During yesterdays Nintendo direct a multitude of games and updates were announced. They also focused on games that are coming to Wii U and 3DS eshop in the next upcoming months.
Lost Reavers is Bandai Namco’s free to play online co-op action game. You can team up with others online to fight monster and solve various puzzles as you look for valuable treasures. You must acquire this treasure and make your way back safely to complete the mission. You will need the wit to solve puzzles, and the fire power defeat endless hordes of enemies and bosses. As you go onto missions you will level up your character and unlock more skills to acquire new weapons. The open beta for Lost Reavers will be available April 14, 2016 and the full version will be available April 28, 2016.
Mini Mario and Friends Amiibo Challenge is a free download game for the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS systems. In this game you can tap compatible amiibo figures to guide one of ten characters through specific levels that only they can access. Each mini figure has its own unique power. Mini Mario has the power to wall jump and mini Donkey Kong has the power to climb ledges swiftly. This game will be available for early access at specific retailers with a purchase of any amiibo figure. You will be able to download this game for free on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS EShop on April 28, 2016.
Poket Card Jokey is a game developed by Game Freak that combines solitaire with horse racing. You are a jokey who has to play a simplified, but fast pasted version of solitaire to propel your horse in the race. As you complete cards you will get unity power which is used to move your horse across the race track or can be used at the final stretch for an extra boost to the finish line. It is all about leveling up your horse to increase its stats and make the horse faster. You will eventually start winning trophies which will attract high ranked sponsors. You can retire your horses and have them breed with another, so you can start training new ponies. Pocket Card Jokey will ride into Nintendo EShop in May.
Azure Strike Gunvolt 2 is a fast pasted action packed 2D side scroller. This game comes with all new features. You can now play as Gunvolts rival Copen, who has a variety of moves. Copen can dash into enemies to lock onto them, then release a flurry of homing attacks. Copen has the ability to copy the powers of all seven new bosses and use them as his own. If you never had the chance to experience the exciting fast pasted action of Azure Strike Gunvolt, from March 2 through June 1st it will be available at a discounted price of $9.99. Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 will be available on the Nintendo 3DS EShop this summer.
Lastly we have Disney Art Academy. This game will teach you how to draw popular Disney and Pixar characters. The game offers a wide range of different characters and your instructor will teach you how to draw them step by step. Draw the outlines, color your picture in, and add the shading and finishing touches to make your picture come to life. There is a wide variety of sample pictures from Mickey Mouse to Frozen. You will be able to acquire different art styles depending on what picture you are drawing. Disney Art Academy will be available on May 13, 2016.