US Nintendo eShop update: Professor Layton, Tappingo, Renegade

All this week's new digital downloads

Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy joins the 3DS' downloadable collection as part of this week's Nintendo eShop Update.

Aside from Layton's last hurrah as puzzle-solver supreme, pixel puzzler Tappingo is now available on the 3DS eShop and NES brawler Renegade joins the Virtual Console selection on both 3DS and Wii U.

Also of note is a 50 percent discount for atmospheric exploration game Knytt Underground on Wii U through March 3, cutting its price tag down to $3.50.


Here's the full official list:

Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS

Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy - The Professor Layton series couples brilliant puzzle games with a fascinating story to create a riveting formula that has provided great entertainment for mystery fans and puzzle-solving gurus alike. In Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy, journey across the globe aboard the airship Bostonius while solving mind-bending brainteasers themed to their environments. Can you help Professor Layton and his assistants solve the greatest puzzle mankind has ever faced and uncover the mystery surrounding the ancient Azran civilization? Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy launches in stores and the Nintendo eShop on Feb. 28.

Virtual Console on Wii U

Renegade - Battle your way through subways, parks, alleyways and parking lots in this NES brawler. Use your arsenal of kicks, punches (including the infamous sit-on punch) and jump kicks, as well as a variety of throws to knock your opponents into submission. Take the law into your own hands!

Nintendo eShop Sale

Knytt Underground - Step into the extraordinary world of Knytt Underground, the latest iteration in the legendary Knytt series. Knytt Underground is a unique platform adventure experience, delivering zen-like game play, vibrant environments and dynamic characters. Now through March 3, get Knytt Underground for 50 percent off exclusively in the Nintendo eShop on Wii U.

Also new this week:

Renegade (Virtual Console on Nintendo 3DS)
Tappingo (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
My Farm (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)