Shadow Archery Coming to Wii U, Free for Limited Time

Shadow Archery Wii U

Indie game developer Ultra Dolphin Revolution just announced Shadow Archery for the Wii U. The game will be available for free for the first week. Shadow Archery releases this week on April 12th (Thursday) in North America. The game will be available in Europe and Australia at a later date. After the first week the price for Shadow Archery will increase to $0.99. You can also read the official press release from Ultra Dolphin Revolution below.


Shadow Archery Wii U

Shadow Archery is an action arcade game that requires the player to avoid hordes of enemies while defeating enemies with the characters crossbow. Similar to Shadow Archer (also by Ultra Dolphin Revolution) the game is another entry into the developer’s retro styled shoot’em-up. Shadow Archery supports both the Wii U Gamepad and Wii Remotes. Expect our review for Shadow Archery for the Wii U sometime later this week.

Shadow Archery Press Release

HOUSTON, Texas – April 9, 2018 – Ultra Dolphin Revolution has announced its next game, “Shadow Archery” for the Wii U via the Nintendo eShop.

Shadow Archery is an endless arcade styled light gun shooter inspired by 8-bit games of the day. Utilize the Wii™ Remote or the Wii U™ GamePad to take out the pesky Arachners and help Archer survive in the Darker Realm!

You are now Shadow, a skilled archer of the realm. You must survive hordes of creatures by defeating them with your trusty crossbow. Find power-ups to defeat even tougher enemies! Power-ups will aid you in your survival against the ever spawning creatures of the realm! Arrows are limited, so make every shot count in this challenging, retro inspired, arcade styled game! So shoot, score, and survive in SHADOW ARCHERY!

Welcome back to the Darker Realm! Our title will be released on April 12th in North America (a later date will be announced for Europe and Australia). As an additional bonus, the game will be free for the first week at launch, and after that, the price will be $0.99/ € 0.99.

Ultra Dolphin Revolution is an independent game developer primarily focused on Nintendo consoles. We’re a proud Nindie developer that engages with Nintendo fans and the retro gaming community. Visit us at and our social media pages and

Source: Press Release via Developer

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