Nintendo downloads: Chrono Trigger on Virtual Console

Nintendo unleashed its latest round of downloads today, including the previously announced SNES classic Chrono Trigger for Virtual Console. It will cost you $8 (800 points) and -- not to impugn the other games in this week's list -- is definitely the thing you should buy if you haven't played it before (maybe even if you have).

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If you do have more than 800 points sitting around and want to buy something else as well, you could pick up Gabrielle's Ghostly Groove for $5 (500 points), a monster-themed dancing game for up to four players. For the low, low price of zero dollars, you can also pick up a demo of Lead the Meerkats. It's "the first game to simulate the exciting life of meerkats," and will cost you $10 (1,000 points) for the full version.

If a handheld game is more your flavor, DSiWare brings the fishing game Big Bass Arcade for $5. Word Searcher 3 lets you search for more words for $5. And Hellokids Vol 1: Coloring and Painting is a digital coloring book, probably more suited to younger audiences, for $2. DSiWare will have to hold you for a bit longer, now that the 3DS eShop has been delayed.