Just two new arrivals head to the Nintendo eShop this week, both of which are for 3DS. Wii U owners arenâ€™t even being treated to a wealth of discounts to make up for a lack of activity, with just two titles in line for a temporary price drop. Gravity Badgers (Â£2.49) and the Earthbound inspired Citizens of Earth (Â£6.69), if youâ€™re curious.
Those two 3DS newcomers are Xenoblade Chronicles 3D (Â£39.99…eek!) and State of Playâ€™s oriental papercraft puzzler KAMI (Â£2.39).
Good old GamesMaster magazine gave the world the first review of Xenoblade Chronicles 3D, where it walked away with an impressive 90%. In short: itâ€™s a cracking conversion, but it lacks some of the Wii versionâ€™s grandeur on the smaller screen.
gamesTM and God is a Geek both gave it 9/10, while The Metro settled on an 8. â€œ Still the best Japanese role-player of the last generation, even if squeezing it down onto the New 3DS does it few favoursâ€ was their final verdict.
In addition to the aforementioned, a few 3DS titles are being discounted this week. The pick of the litter includes The Legend of Dark Witch – Chronicle 2D ACT (Â£2.99), PIX3D (Â£1.79), Rage of the Gladiator (Â£3.09), SpeedX 3D Hyper Edition (Â£0.89) and Monster Shooter (Â£1.60).
The 3DS version of Citizens of Earth is also being cut. Â£6.69, likewise.