As usual, Nintendo offers a new range of complete game downloads on My Nintendo Reward Program. Members can redeem their gold points for a handful of reputable indie games on 3DS and Wii U, giving you the opportunity to download the games for free.
Four new games are up for the two consoles. On the 3DS page, My Nintendo members can get the Runbow Pocket Platform / Racing game for 110 Gold Points; Arcadey beat 'em up Noitu Love: Devolution for 80 Gold Points; and the stylish dungeon crawler Severed for 110 Gold points. Wii U owners can meanwhile download the Sonic-like platformer Freedom Planet for 110 Gold Points.
All four games will be available on My Nintendo until September 26, giving you plenty of time to save if you do not have enough Gold Points in your account. Fully downloaded games are still a fairly rare view of the program; Only a small selection of full games has been offered on My Nintendo, all of which have been for Wii U and 3DS. The latest batch came back in March and included Woah Dave, Mighty Switch Force 2 and Fast Racing Neo.
In addition to the above titles, Nintendo has recently added a new selection of 3DS and Wii U game rebates to My Nintendo Reward Catalog. For a limited period, members can redeem points for a range of newer and classic Mario games for both platforms, including 30% off Super Mario Maker for Wii U (1
My Nintendo members can earn points by purchasing software on 3DS, Wii U and Nintendo Switch. Although there are no specific discounts for Switch games, Nintendo has recently updated the program earlier this year to allow Switch owners to purchase specific games with their My Nintendo Points. Members now have the opportunity to use their Gold Points against choosing Change Games when they buy them either from Eshop or Nintendo's website. You can read more about how this process works on My Nintendo.