Five new titles hit Nintendo’s downloadable line-up today.
Amongst these, two are available on the WiiWare. Gods vs Humans
(1200 Wii points) has the player taking on the role of one of the mythological gods from the Scandinavian, Egyptian, Roman and Japanese cultures. Mix Superstar
(500 Wii points), on the other hand, lets you mix and record music on your Wii. Choose from various loops and voice tracks to make your songs.
The DSiWare offers three new titles to users. GO Series Pinball Attack!
(500 DSi points) is a mix of classic pinball with some fighting action as underwater creatures and other contextually relevant enemies attempt to thwart your journeys. Adventure in Vegas: Slot Machine
(200 DSi points) offers three thematic slot machines (Hawaiian, Pirate Treasure and Mexican Heat) each with their own special features. Lastly, Discolight
(200 DSi points) literally turns your DSi into a disco light complemented by various music selections. Round up your fellow DSi user friends and you have a bona fide nerd disco party.
Gods vs Humans
ESRB Rating: E (Everyone) – Comic Mischief, Cartoon Violence
Price: 1,200 Wii Points™
Description: Embody major gods from the fabulous mythologies of Scandinavia, Egypt, Rome and Japan. As a god, you have enough power to rule the humans – all but the cheeky ones! Some of them want to enter your domain, and they’ve decided to build a tower to confront you. Use your divine powers to bring them down and show them who’s boss. Be careful not to hurt them, though – you need people to believe in you. There are 16 playable gods with distinctive powers, four hysterical bosses to defeat, 16 additional challenges for experienced players, 60 levels for the solo campaign and a special split-screen two-player mode.
Publisher: Digital Leisure Inc.
ESRB Rating: E (Everyone)
Price: 500 Wii Points
Description: Think you can be the next big music star? Now you’ve got all the tools at your fingertips with Mix Superstar. Create, mix and record your own royalty-free musical masterpieces right on your Wii™ system. There are more than 1,000 Dance, Hip Hop and Techno loops included across multiple instruments, including Drum, Bass, Synth, Guitar and voice tracks. Once you’ve created your next hit, it’s time to show it off. Mix Superstar lets you export your music creations and load them onto your computer so you can take them on the go. You can also use the WiiConnect24™ system to send songs to your Wii Friends and even collaborate on mixes. The game includes full support for both the Logitech USB Microphone and Wii Speak™ accessory (each sold separately) so you can lay down your own vocals. The Nintendo® Wi-Fi Connection Pay & Play service even allows you to enhance your music creation experience with additional loop packs from a variety of genres. Go on and make some noise!
GO Series Pinball Attack!
ESRB Rating: E (Everyone) – Comic Mischief
Price: 500 Nintendo DSi Points™
Description: Developed by ArtePiazza, Pinball Attack is a unique fusion of pinball, exploration and shooting. Control the flippers of a pinball machine as you go on a magical journey under the sea, inside the earth, through a jungle and into space. As the scenery passes by in the background, use the pinball to fight off enemies such as a giant blowfish, collect bonuses and grab power-ups. Defeat bosses at the end of each level to progress to the next world.
Adventure in Vegas: Slot Machine
ESRB Rating: T (Teen) – Simulated Gambling
Price: 200 Nintendo DSi Points
Description: Try your luck on three slot machines: Hawaiian, Pirate Treasure and Mexican Heat. The one-armed bandits in Adventure in Vegas: Slot Machine are not only uniquely themed with tunes and graphics, but they also have different special features: numbers of reels, extra buttons, winning sequences and custom bets. End your around-the-world trip in Vegas and bet the remainder of the small fortune you’ve inherited. You have to be good to be lucky! Will you acquire more luxury goods like jewelry, a bike or your own jet? Or maybe you’ll lose everything. Whatever the outcome, all you can do in Las Vegas is go for it!
ESRB Rating: Not Rated
Price: 200 Nintendo DSi Points
Description: Party on by changing your Nintendo DSi™ system into a disco light. Choose between music genres such as Love, Hip Hop and Rock. A special “Disco Disco” feature will display colors that change with the rhythm of the music. Place several Nintendo DSi systems together and create your very own disco!