Download the Freedom Planet demo on Wii U, get it at 15% off at launch


UPDATE: Release info is also confirmed. The game will release on August 3rd in NA (and they’re hoping to launch at the same time in EU) for $15 as shown in the Press Release below:


Original Article: Nintendo today announced a neat new promotion that goes like this; 9 Indie titles on Wii U will get a special demo, and downloading said demo between now and the 22nd, allows you to get that game for 15% off for the first month after the game has been released!

One of those is the Sonic-like Freedom Planet, already announced to be Wii U-bound back in March.

Here’s a new Wii U-specific trailer just released:


For reference, the other 8 titles are:

  • Runbow (13AM Games)
  • Mutant Mudds Super Challenge (Renegade Kid)
  • Typoman (Headup Games)
  • forma.8 (Mixed Bag)
  • RIVE (Two Tribes)
  • Soul Axiom (Wales Interactive)
  • Extreme Exorcism (Ripstone)
  • Lovely Planet (tinybuild and QUICKTEQUILA)

Have you downloaded the Freedom Planet demo yet? What are your thoughts on it? Let us know in the comments!

Freedom Planet is Coming Soon to Wii U



Galaxy Trail games founder Stephen DiDuro Recently posted this image on Twitter. Freedom Planet, the high speed, action platformer will be making it’s way to the Wii U E-Shop in the near future. So why bring this up on a Sonic fansite? In case you didn’t know, Freedom Planet originally started it’s life as a Sonic fan game and was featured at SAGE several times. Price and date have yet to be announced.