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UK Nintendo eShop releases for 8th October 2015

Starwhal and Mario Sports Mix lead this week’s Nintendo eShop releases.



Nintendo eShop releases

Starwhal and Mario Sports Mix lead this week’s Nintendo eShop releases.

If neon-lit acrobatic narwhal action is your bag, then rejoice. as Starwhal heads over to the Wii U eShop this week.

It’s joined by some reissues, including the overlooked Mario Sports Mix – which came and went in the blink of an eye late in the Wii’s life and an outing for the N64’s Mario Golf.


There’s only one game on 3DS but it’s a goodie, a lovingly created 3D edition of Sonic the Hedgehog 2 by those talented folks at M2.

Here’s the full list of games arriving this Thursday.

Nintendo eShop Releases for 8 October 2015

Wii U

  • Starwhal – €9.99 / £8.99 / CHF 14.00
  • Mario Sports Mix – €14.99 / £13.49 / CHF 21.00 until 15/10/2015, 22:59
  • Whispering Willows – €9.99 / £7.99 / CHF 9.00
  • Mario Golf (Virtual Console) – €9.99 / £8.99 / CHF 14.00
  • Pac-Man 2: The New Adventures (Virtual Console) – €7.99 / £5.49 / CHF 11.20
  • Dig Dug II (Virtual Console) – €4.99 / £3.49 / CHF 7.00


  • 3D Sonic The Hedgehog 2 – €4.99 / £4.49 / CHF 7.00

Want to get in on the eShop action? Pick up a Nintendo 3DS from Amazon now.

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