A small victory for Nintendo I guess lol.
Renegade Kid founder Jools Watsham has revealed on Twitter that Mutant Mudds was originally meant to come to Xbox Live Arcade. Watsham says that as soon as the Nintendo 3DS was announced the company switched its focus to the Nintendo E-Shop. He said the following.
“Mutant Mudds was originally developed for Xbox Live. Then the 3DS was announced! Our focus quickly shifted to the Nintendo eShop.”