I don't know if I'd qualify Dear Esther as a game. A ll your doing is navigating an environment. Its an amazingly pretty environment, at that, though. Its definitely worth the two hours or so it should take to 'play' it. Highly recommended.
I wasn't going to get Humble Bundle 8, but now I'm intrigued.
The new weekly deal is pay-what-you-want for Telltale Games: Back to the Future, Sam & Max Devil's Playhouse, Poker Night at the Inventory, Hector: Badge of Carnage!, Puzzle Agent 1 & 2, and Wallace & Gromit's Grand Adventure. Beat the average and get The Walking Dead.
According to NintendoWiiFanboy, Japan didn't get any of their listed VC games last week and they're all out this week instead. No idea if that's actually right or not, but let's assume this is true. VC Japan (Tuesday, August 12 19)