This Week’s European Digital Download

European Wii U and 3DS owners, there’s a bunch of content heading to your respective eShops this week, including Wii Sports Club passes, Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, and much more!

November 7th marks the first day of the return of the Wii Sports experience with the first two sports, Tennis and Bowling, being released with individual day and full-time passes.

Tennis and Bowling will be the first two sports available from Nintendo eShop on 7th November, with Boxing, Baseball and Golf scheduled to launch in the months ahead. Wii U owners who download Wii Sports Club will get a trial pass that will let them play any available games for a 24-hour period from when the Wii Sports Club game is started.

Once the trial period ends, players can purchase a Day Pass on Nintendo eShop for £1.79 to play all available sports for a 24-hour period, or can buy permanent access to individual sports (Single-Sport Pass) for £8.99 each.

Meanwhile, Mario and Sonic square off on the Olympic battlefield once again in Mario & Sonic at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, which will be available for €49.99/£39.99 starting November 8th. Batman: Arkham Origins from WB Games (€59.99/£49.99) and Toki Tori from Two Tribes  (€1.99/£1.79) will also be available on the Wii U eShop, as well as new DLC content for Pikmin 3. For €1.99/£1.79, you can nab the new Battle Enemies! stages 7-10 with a purchase.

Additionally, the Wii U eShop has a number of special offers available:

Toki Tori 2+ (Two Tribes) – €8.99/£7.79 (Ends November 14, normally €14.99/£12.99)
For Toki Tori owners – 60% off regular price if you already bought Toki Tori on Nintendo eShop on your Wii U- €5.99/£5.19. Also ends November 14.
Assassin’s Creed III (Ubisoft) – €19.99/£15.99 (Permanent, was €69.99/£54.99)
Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth (Ubisoft) – €19.99/£15.99 (Permanent, was €29.99/£23.99)
ZombiU (Ubisoft) – €19.99/£15.99 (Permanent, was €29.99/£23.99)
Rabbids Land (Ubisoft) – €19.99/£15.99 (Permanent, was €29.99/£23.99)
Sports Connection (Ubisoft) – €19.99/£15.99 (Permanent, was €29.99/£23.99)
Your Shape: Fitness Evolved 2013 (Ubisoft) – €19.99/£15.99 (Permanent, was €29.99/£23.99)

Over on the 3DS eShop, Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy (€44.99/£39.99) steals the show with a new installment in the beloved puzzle franchise.

The final chapter of the Professor Layton series takes puzzle solving around the globe in the gentleman professor’s most ambitious outing to date. After receiving a mysterious letter claiming that a living mummy has been discovered, Professor Layton and his team head to a city nestled in the frigid Arctic. There, they release a young lady encased in a prison of ice, setting in motion a grand adventure aboard an airship that will take them to spectacular places as they solve the mysteries of ancient civilisations.

The rest of the 3DS lineup for this week’s European download is as follows:

KORG M01D (DETUNE) – €24.99/£19.99
Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate (WB Games) – €39.99/£34.99
Regular Show: Mordecai & Rigby in 8-Bit Land (NAMCO BANDAI Games, available Nov. 8) – €34.99/£28.49

My Little Baby 3D (Treva Entertainment) – €29.99/£24.99
Brunch Panic (CIRCLE Ent.) – €3.99/£3.35
Arcade Classics 3D (Enjoy Gaming) – €2.99/£2.50 (Will be €3.99/£3.30 starting November 29)

Dakota Lasky