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Save on classic games with August’s My Nintendo rewards

The latest batch of My Nintendo rewards features savings on games from the Animal Crossing and Mario Party franchises.

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August’s crop of My Nintendo rewards includes savings on The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time and Animal Crossing: New Leaf.

The world has (rightly) gone crazy for Animal Crossing: New Horizons this year, but if you still have a Nintendo 3DS and haven’t played Animal Crossing: New Leaf, it’s available as one of August’s new My Nintendo discounts. We love new Horizons, but it has a long way to go to equal New Leaf‘s vast collection of content and items to collect. It might be an old game, but it’s still magical.

Other European rewards include two Zelda classics in Ocarina of Time 3D and the Game Boy Color’s Link’s Awakening DX, plus there are new 3DS themes based on Super Mario and Splatoon’s Squid Sisters.

An Animal Crossing: New Horizons Dodo Airlines Reusable Bag is also available in exchange for 400 Platinum Points, and some expensive postage.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons - Reusable bagNorth American discounts include a 30% saving on the mighty Rhythm Heaven Megamix, which is still one of the best music games ever created. Another highlight is a stylish 3DS theme based on the Nintendo Famicom Console.

Here’s the full rundown on August’s new rewards. We’ll likely have another update for you in a few weeks.

New My Nintendo rewards – August 2020

EU Gold Point Rewards

  • Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo – 40% discount – 80 points
  • The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening DX – 50% discount – 80 points
  • The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D – 40% discount – 80 points
  • Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon – 30% discount – 120 points
  • Super Mario 3D Land – 40% discount – 80 points
  • Tomodachi Life – 50% discount – 200 points
  • Wario Land II – 50% discount – 25 points

EU Platinum Point Rewards

  • Kirby’s Blowout Blast – 40% discount – 70 points
  • Metroid: Samus Returns – Samus Aran Theme – 100 points
  • Tank Troopers – 80% discount – 40 points
  • Animal Crossing: New Leaf: Isabelle in the Town Hall Theme – 100 points
  • Mario Characters Theme – 100 points
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild: The Open World Theme – 100 points
  • Splatoon: Squid Sisters Theme – 100 points

US Gold Point Rewards

  • Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn – 30% discount – 90 points
  • Mario Party : The Top 100 – 30% discount – 90 points
  • Rhythm Heaven Megamix – 30% discount – 70 points
  • Animal Crossing: New Leaf: K.K. Slider at Club LOL Theme – 20 points

US Platinum Point Rewards

  • The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons – 30% discount – 50 points
  • Pushmo – 30% discount – 50 points
  • Tomodachi Life – 30% discount – 200 points
  • Animal Crossing: New Leaf: Isabelle at Town Hall Theme – 100 points
  • Famicom Memories Theme – 100 points
  • August Calendar – Animal Crossing: New Horizons – 50 points

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