This week’s new Wii U download games

Mario Kart 8

Looking for new games for your Wii U? Check out what's up for download this week on the European Nintendo eShop.

Mario Kart 8

The game Wii U gamers have been waiting for and the one that surely stands to sell a load more Wii Us is finally with us on May 30th. Mario Kart 8 will be bringing in new anti-gravity panels, online multiplayer matches and Mario Kart TV to use to post videos of your racing triumphs on youtube or Nintendo Miiverse. Below is a recent trailer showing off some the new game features in action. As a special offer, if you download the virtual NES console Super Mario Kart title you’ll be able to get a discount on Mario Kart 8, this offer runs up until the end of June.


Gravity Badgers

Step into the cosmic world of Gravity Badgers for some well-presented physics puzzling. Help Captain T Bayback save his friends and the universe from the evil Hellsett Honey Badgers in this, the first game to daringly combine the exciting worlds of gravity and badgers. A trailer is below.


The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap - Virtual GBA console

Take Link on a mission to save the Picori people in a huge quest in a tiny world. Using his newfound magical head gear Link shrinks down to microscopic size to avert disaster while encountering the usual array of unique Zelda items, side quests and good old fashioned dungeon crawls. A Game Boy Advance classic brought back to Wii U for the retro gamers and those who missed it first time. Below is the trailer.

What do you make of this week’s Nintendo download offerings for Wii U, is there likely to be any of you out there that won’t be getting Mario Kart 8?

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