Some might consider this a slow week for the eShop, but I'm super excited due to a certain virtual console game being released on Wii U today. You'll know which one I'm talking about since it's the only Wii U VC release today!
Chariot and Maze hit the Wii U eShop today. The former is a clever looking puzzle platformer from Frima studios, while the later is... well exactly what it sounds like from developers TreeFall Studios.
Mega Man Battle Network 2 hits the Wii U Virtual Console to satisfy your continued virus busting urges in this RPG Mega Man spinoff from Capcom, originally on the Game Boy Advance.
Painting Workshop and Best of Solitaire are new to the 3DS eShop. Painting Workshop is a painting app from developer Collavier that boasts a number of different brush styles and effects. Best of Solitaire is a card game collection from Cosmigo that features classic game types like Spider, Freecell, and Pyramid, among others.
Adventures of Lolo, an NES original title from HAL Laboratory (most famous for our pink pal Kirby) comes to the 3DS Virtual Console, bringing the puzzle action gameplay to your handheld. Lolo is also a blue ball. I'm sensing a pattern here HAL Labs...
As for sales, games from Neko Entertainment (Wooden Sen'Sey) are on sale until Jan 22, Cubemen 2 from developer 3 Sprockets is $4.99 (from $7.99) until Jan 22, various games from EnjoyUp Games (Van Helsing Sniper Zx100) are on sale until Jan 29, Shantae and the Pirate's Curse from WayForward (3DS version only) is $14.99 (from $19.99) until Jan 22, and lastly games from Tulip Games (4 Elements) are on sale until April 2.
Does anything here look tasty to y'all? Am I going to have to replay MMBN2 all by myself? Sound off in the comments below!