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The Download October 31st, 2013

Posted on Thursday, October 31 @ 18:00:00 Eastern by

When you have to stay home and answer the door with a bowl of candy that you intend to giveaway, it's time to treat yourself with a new downloadable. Here's this week's list:

Nintendo eShop

Wii Fit U heads to the eShop early and more Castlevania appears, albeit on the Virtual Console. Also more Ben 10 if that's your thing.
  • Wii Fit U - Trial Version - Wii U
  • LEGO Marvel Super Heroes - Wii U
  • Super Castlevania IV - Wii U VC
  • Milon's Secret Castle - 3DS VC
  • Shin Megami Tensei IV - 3DS Sale $10 Off
  • BIT.TRIP Presents... Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien - Wii U Sale 33% Off
  • LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: Universe in Peril - 3DS
  • Angry Bunnies - 3DS
  • Arcade Classics 3D - 3DS
  • Ben 10 Omniverse 2 - Wii U, 3DS (11/5)
  • Beyblade Evolution - 3DS
  • PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures - 3DS (11/5)
  • Saban's Power Rangers Megaforce - 3DS (11/5)
  • Pinball: Revenge of the Gator - 3DS VC
  • Snow Moto Racing 3D - 3DS

Xbox Live Arcade

Head back to Castlevania with Konami's port of the 3DS Lords of Shadow game or get a Dark Pulse in your special place.
  • Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate HD - Xbox 360
  • Magrunner: Dark Pulse - Xbox 360
PlayStation Network

I don't want erroneous lists and fanboys to get in my way. That's why I use PSLS's weekly PSN update. It's my source for The Download and it smells good too.
  • Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - PS3
  • Battlefield 4 - PS3
  • Angry Birds Star Wars - PS3, Vita
  • Dynasty Warriors 6 Empires - PS3
  • Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures - PS3
  • WWE 2K14 - PS3
  • Assassin's Creed Liberation HD - PSN
  • Castlevania: Lords of Shadow: Mirror of Fate HD - PSN
  • Proteus - PS3, Vita Cross-Buy
  • Crazy Market - Vita
  • OMG HD Zombies! - Vita
  • Sine Mora - Vita Free for PS+ Subscribers
Steam

Steam's Halloween sale is on right now. So many scary games for $5 or less. You could say these deals are scary good.
  • Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army 2 - PC
  • Magicka: Wizards of the Square Tablet - PC
  • Football Manager 2014 - PC, Mac, Linux
  • Valdis Story: Abyssal City - PC
  • Avadon 2: The Corruption - PC, Mac
  • PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures - PC
  • Nether - PC
  • Dracula: Love Kills - PC
  • Deadly Premonition: The Director's Cut - PC
  • The Typing of The Dead: Overkill - PC
  • Alone in the Dark - PC
  • Steam Marines - PC
  • Master Reboot - PC
  • Slender: The Arrival - PC
  • Blood of the Werewolf - PC


iOS Pick of the Week: Bit.Trip Run! [iTunes Link]

Run! brings Bit.Trip's signature endless runner gameplay to iOS with 3 worlds, 30 normal levels that anyone can play, 12 challenge levels for experienced runners, 15 throwback retro levels, 8 characters to unlock and play as, 40 costumes, and 3 boss battles. Developers Gaijin Games are also planning a free update to the paid game which will expand with two more worlds, 20 more levels, and even 10 more retro levels.

The game is out today on the iOS App Store and goes to great lengths to perfect touch controls for Runner style play. It'll run you $3.99 but with Gaijin that means you know you're going to get a feature-complete endless runner with great ongoing support.
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