Nintendo eShop’s 8-Bit Summer of Fun Begins July 5th


Nintendo has a full slate of 8-bit classics lined up for eShop release this month, beginning July 5th with The Legend of Zelda. After that, weekly new releases will include Kirby’s Pinball Land and The Sword of Hope II (July 12th), Kid Icarus: Of Myths and Monsters and Tumblepop (July 19th), and Wario Land: Super Mario Land 3 (July 26th). Sega Game Gear titles Sonic Blast and Sonic Labyrinth are also on tap for what’s sure to be retro summertime fun on Nintendo 3DS.

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