Players who purchase Bayonetta 2 on the eShop will additionally receive a copy of the original Bayonetta for free starting this week. Other Wii U games premiering today include Ubisoft's Just Dance 2015, Activision's karaoke sim The Voice, and a Virtual Console port of Konami's 2003 Nintendo DS platformer Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow.
Over on the 3DS side of the eShop, Nintendo's instructional app Pokemon Art Academy and WayForward's exploratory platformer Shantae and the Pirate's Curse headline a selection of 10 new games. 3DS owners may also want to check out Detune's portable synthesizer KORG DSN-12, Bandai Namco's Power Rangers: Super Megaforce, and Activision's The Legend of Korra: A New Era Begins.
Nintendo additionally teased next week's Virtual Console lineup, revealing that Capcom's ghoulish side-scrollers Demon's Crest and Gargoyle's Quest 2 will launch alongside Kirby: Nightmare in Dream Land on October 30. Hit the jump below for a full list of this week's featured releases.
- Bayonetta 2 (PlatinumGames, 2 players simultaneous, $60)
- Bayonetta (PlatinumGames, 1 player, $60)
- Just Dance 2015 (Ubisoft, 2 players simultaneous, $40)
- Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (Konami, 1 player, $8)
- The Voice (Activision, 8 players simultaneous, $40)
- Fantasy Life (Level-5, 1 player, $40)
- Pokemon Art Academy (Nintendo, 1 player, $40)
- Shantae and the Pirate's Curse (WayForward, 1 player, $20)
- KORG DSN-12 (Detune, 4 players simultaneous, $37)
- Big Hero 6: Battle in the Bay (GameMill, 1 player, $30)
- Castle Conqueror EX (Circle Ent, 1 player, $4)
- Power Rangers: Super Megaforce (Bandai Namco, 1 player, $30)
- Secret Journeys: Cities of the World (Teyon, 1 player, $5)
- The Legend of Korra: A New Era Begins (Activision, 1 player, $30)
- Magical Diary: Secrets Sharing (Collavier, 1 player, $5)