New game releases for Nintendo eShop this week

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Chariot, the Crunchyroll anime app, and more special offers are heading to Nintendo's eShop this week.

The first week of 2015 brings more new releases on Nintendo's eShop, along with some new deals in the specials offers section.

To kick off the new additions to the eShop first we have Chariot for Wii U, the physics-based co-op platformer that sees a princess and her fiancé carrying the King's remains through various levels to take them to a tomb.

Also making their onto the store are Crunchyroll - an anime video service - along with some Virtual Console NES games, new themes, and more.

This week's special offers include discounts on Trine 2, Paper Monsters Recut, and Toki Tori.

Here are the listings of new games and offers available on the Nintendo eShop this week:

New downloadables (available from 8th January 2015)

Chariot - £13.49 (Wii U)

Underground - £15.99 (Wii U)

Crunchyroll - free (Wii U - subscription required, but there is a free 14-day trial available)

Dig Dug - £3.49 (Virtual Console - NES)

Lode Runner - £3.49 (Virtual Console - NES)

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - £29.99 (Nintendo 3DS)

Classic Card Games - £4.99 (Nintendo 3DS)

The below themes are available from 9th January

Game & Watch (Colourful) - £1.79 (Nintendo 3DS)

Super Mario (Wooden World) - £1.79 (Nintendo 3DS)

Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword: The Impending Battle - £1.79 (

Nintendo 3DS)

This week's special offers (available from 8th January 2015)

Cubemen 2 - £4.49 until 22.01.2015 (Wii U)

Paper Monsters Recut - £2.79 until 15.01.2015 (Wii U)

Tested with robots! - £4.50 until 15.01.2015 (Wii U)

EDGE - £0.89 until 21.01.2015 (Wii U)

RUSH - £0.89 until 21.01.2015 (Wii U)

Toki Tori - £0.89 until 21.01.2015 (Wii U)

Trine 2: Director's Cut - £6.99 until 29.01.2015 (Wii U)

Tetrobot & Co. - £3.74 until 22.01.2015 for users who own Kung Fu Rabbit, Puddle™ or Wooden Sen'SeY on the same Wii U. (Wii U)

Kung Fu Rabbit - £2.24 / CHF3.50 until 22.01.2015 for users who own Tetrobot & Co. , Puddle or Wooden Sen'SeY on the same Wii U. (Wii U)

Wooden Sen'SeY - £4.00 until 22.01.2015 for users who own Tetrobot & Co. , Kung Fu Rabbit or Puddle on the same Wii U. (Wii U)

Puddle - £3.14 until 22.01.2015 for users who own Tetrobot & Co. , Kung Fu Rabbit or Wooden Sen'SeY on the same Wii U. (Wii U)

Cubit The Hardcore Platformer Robot - £1.80 until 08.02.2015 (Nintendo 3DS)

EDGE - £0.89 until 21.01.2015, (Nintendo 3DS) 

Coaster Creator 3D - £4.00 until 22.01.2015, (Nintendo 3DS)

Don't forget that last weeks special offers are still valid until the above ones take over on the 8th January, so make sure you check them out over here.

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