This week’s Nintendo eShop releases for North America are in, delivering new demos and games for Nintendo Switch as well as plenty of discounts across all platforms.
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Nintendo Switch Games
Alba: A Wildlife Adventure, Plug In Digital (available Wednesday 9th June): From the BAFTA-Award winning studio behind Monument Valley and Assemble with Care comes something entirely new! Join Alba as she visits her grandparents on a Mediterranean island. She is ready for a peaceful summer of wildlife exploration with her friend Ines, but when she sees an animal in danger, she realises she needs to do something about it!
Arcane Arts Academy, QubicGames (available Friday 4th June): Welcome to the Arcane Arts Academy, home to a magical menagerie of wonders! Join Erika as she adjusts to her new life and takes on the unique struggles and challenges of everyday life as a magical college student. She’ll make new friends, and maybe even find love… but she may also find unexpected foes! Something sinister lurks in the shadows, seeking to control Erika’s magical abilities. Perhaps not all is as it seems after all!
Astalon: Tears of the Earth, Dangen Entertainment: Three heroic explorers wander the post-apocalyptic desert on a mission to save their village from despair. They soon find a dark, twisted tower that has risen from the depths of the planet and seemingly holds the key to their survival. In order to ensure their victory, one of them has made a secret pact with the Titan of Death, Epimetheus, allowing them to reincarnate until they have accomplished their mission. But what fate lies in store for the heroes and their village?
Basketball Club Story, Kairosoft: Make your very own world-class basketball team! Specialize in one skill? Be a jack-of-all-trades? Or something in between? Create your own basketball team, recruit a cast of zany players, and compete against other teams. It’s up to YOU to coach them to victory! Plus, build facilities for your clubhouse for your players and visitors to enjoy. Mix, match, and position them however you like!
Basketball Pinball, SuperPowerUpGames (available Friday 4th June): Enjoy Basketball Pinball, a perfect reproduction of a real pinball machine, with all the graphic details and sounds. Discover all the secrets, complete all the missions and become number 1 in the world or the best among your Friends, posting your high score on the online leaderboard.
BeeFense BeeMastered, ByteRockers Games: Protect your beehive fortress against the hornet menace. After all, the best offense is a good BeeFense! Command your bees to get beesy building your defenses. Have them collect Honeydew – the most precious resource in the world – to improve and customize your fortifications. The mad Hornet Queen Hornetta is more than just aggressive – she’s genetically modified and will stop at nothing to achieve her nefarious goals! The survival of the bee colony depends on your strategy.
Bring Honey Home, Benjamin Kistler (available Tuesday 8th June): Bring Honey Home is a block filling puzzle game. To complete a level you need to drag pieces to the gameboard and fill up the whole grid. It comes with 4 difficulties ranging from Beginner to Expert and there are 240 levels in total.
Caesar Empire War, Pix Arts (available Saturday 5th June): You play Caesar, the Emperor of the Roman Empire. Your aim is to invade Gaul by establishing an advanced camp, resist to barbarians attacks and conquer one by one the Gallic villages. Start by building your soldiers houses, get and train with real roman artillery and hire your soldiers. Then it will be time to build your legend.
Carnivores: Dinosaur Hunt, Digital Dreams: This game is a remaster of the classic dinosaur hunting video game, Carnivores: Dinosaur Hunter, delivered with a new game engine, improved graphics, advanced dinosaur behaviors, and seamless player progression. Experience an out of this world hunting experience, as you track down and stalk dinosaurs! To survive you’ll need to know your target’s temperament and mannerisms, and just like in real hunting, you need to be aware of your surroundings, because you don’t want to be caught upwind of a T-Rex or you’ll end up being lunch.
Chroma Quaternion, KEMCO: In a world with four kingdoms, each colored by a season, where roles are granted by the Quadeities, strange happenings suddenly threaten the peace there. A quest begins to find each one’s calling in this intrigued fate and journey through the kingdoms to get to the bottom of the mystery!
Cow Catcher, Ultimate Games: Cow Catcher is an unusual wingsuit flight simulator. You become Strange Wingsuit Man, whose goal in life is to fly around, steal random cows and wave his hands like a madman.
Craps at Aces Casino, Digital Game Group: Snake Eyes! Test your luck of the dice in a Vegas Style craps game. Multiple Craps tables to pick from. Bonus scratcher games for easy wins.
CRSED: F.O.A.D., GaijinDistribution: CRSED: F.O.A.D is a brutal MMO last-man-standing shooter with realistic weaponry, elements of lethal mystic forces and incredible superpowers! Win using all your combat skills and experience: rush into a gunfight, or use stealth to crawl in, snipe from afar or burst point blank, use precise bolt-action rifles or rely on a fast heavy machine gun. Backstab, slash and smash bones in melee or tear the enemy apart with rockets and grenades. Attack from above with a jetpack, spraying lead rain or request an orbital supply drop to trigger a new fight over it’s content.
DC Super Hero Girls: Teen Power, Nintendo (available Friday 4th June): Based on the animated series DC Super Hero Girls, this new game offers fun for everyone who’s ever wanted to help citizens in need while doling out sweet justice. Execute stunning combos in battle using the game’s easy-to-learn controls and wide array of character abilities, each tailored to the six playable Super Heroes and Super-Villains. Wonder Woman uses her warrior skills with the Lasso of Truth and Flying Shield, Supergirl has Heat Vision and Super-Breath, and Batgirl can invent crime-fighting gadgets like the Bat-Hook. When you’re ready for some mischief, though, you can use your Spring Spree mega-jump as the rambunctious Harley Quinn. Then, try out Catwoman’s Cat Dance ability to scratch away your foes, or trap enemies by deploying Star Sapphire’s Cage of Love.
Donuts‘n’Justice, Ratalaika Games (available Friday 4th June): Our two policemen are charming tough guy antiheroes who hate criminals, and together they’re shooting to make a difference in their community. Blast ammo or toss grenades at hoodlum punks, and take down the head honchos of the syndicates terrorizing these streets. Take on over 14 types of enemies including dangerous biker gangs, aliens, as well as menacing boss fights, and thrilling car chases.
Dungeons of Clay, Ultimate Games: Explore the ever-changing dungeons in the surreal world made of clay. Unlock the hidden secrets, overcome the dangers, defeat dreadful creatures and reap the treasures to acquire almighty power. Don’t forget to bring your patience, because you will have to merge all your talents and skills if you’re ever going to reach the depths of the dungeon.
Everyday♪ Today’s MENU for EMIYA Family, Aniplex: The video game adaptation of the deliciously heartwarming world of “Today’s MENU for EMIYA Family” is finally here! Watch as Saber,Sakura,and Rin slice,stir-fry,bake,and deep-fry their way through a mountain of recipes! What culinary delights will they grace us with next!? Of course, the game wouldn’t be complete without everyone gathering together to enjoy these mouthwatering dishes!
Family Vacation: California, Ultimate Games: Join the Simmons family as they embark on their Family Vacation to sunny California in this family-friendly adventure. Hit the beach, take in a ballgame and ride the rollercoaster at the theme park all before helping the family compete on the game show; Help Barb win the main prize and whole family to celebrate their great trip to California!
Felix The Toy, Ultimate Games: A small toy with a big heart! Help Felix find his owner after a mysterious event causes every human on the planet to vanish into thin air.
Find 10 Differences, Benjamin Kistler: Find the differences games can be very interesting for everyone, especially kids! In this game, there are 25 levels in total. In each level, you see two versions of an image and you have to find the 10 differences between them . There is also a timer that your final score is based on it (the highest is 3 stars). Note that wrong differences will also reduce your time and final score, so think carefully before deciding!
FreeCell Solitaire Collection, eSolutions Nordic: Do you love FreeCell Solitaire (also known as “FreeCell” or “FreeCell Patience”), but want a bigger challenge? Now you can play FreeCell Solitaire and other popular variants with different levels of difficulty.
Grand Slam Tennis, Pix Arts: Play the 4 Grand Slam Tournaments in this higly realistic tennis game. Play solo or against friends and family in the local multiplayer split screen mode. Tons of 3D animations and all real tennis ball effects/shots makes Grand Slam Tennis the most playable tennis game on eShop!
Haunted Dawn: The Zombie Apocalypse, TROOOZE: It’s a single-play FPS game with a movie-like story that the main characters escape from the zombie world. Escape from the zombies and survive with a variety of modes and of a number of weapons that are leveled up and released! The long-awaited ending is waiting for you.
Hentai vs. Evil, eastasiasoft: Sometimes a little zombie killing and demon slaying is all you need, but a dash of naughty flavor to spice things up certainly can’t hurt, right? In Hentai vs. Evil, demons have invaded the city, the suburbs and even the beach, turning the residents into flesh-eating zombies and throwing cute girls into cages. It’s time to stop the madness! Rescue those girls, have them join your ranks as you take down the source of evil in a rain of bullets and look good doing it!
Infinite Tanks WWII, Atypical Games: Infinite Tanks WW2 brings an innovative, never seen before approach to WW2 tank battles. The game features an original card-driven tank building system that allows players to mix and match parts of different historic tanks. Play with your favorite tanks from World War 2 and create the ultimate fighting machine by assembling a brand new hybrid.
Justin Danger, Ultimate Games: Runventure awaits! JUMP in to the action and EXPLORE mysterious lands in search of TREASURES. Avoid the DANGER, RUN through various locations. JUNGLES, TEMPLES, CASTLES and many other places loaded with deadly traps and hordes of enemies. Use your reflexes to jump over hot lava, or rope swing over piranha pools escape the deadly skeletons and hungry wolves.
Mighty Goose, PLAYISM (available Saturday 5th June): Assume the role of Mighty Goose and bring the fight to the Void King. This galaxy conquering monarch commands a vast army of minions and mechanised monsters. Dealing with these baddies means traveling to distant worlds and facing all kinds of dangers. But not to worry, this is no problem for the legendary Mighty Goose!
Missing Feature: 2D, QUByte Interactive: Missing Features: 2D is a platform game that, as the name implies, all the mechanics are missing! At each stage you don’t know what you are going to unlock, so you need to keep playing to unlock all the features of a complete game. Unlock everything and do not leave anything behind, because without releasing the mechanics, you do not pass the stage.
Motif, YeTa Games: Motif is a minimalistic puzzle game that brings artistic elements to the foreground. The aim of the puzzle is to create the desired motif using the pieces that are given to you. In doing so, you need to pay attention to how many pieces the play area is divided into. The parts have symmetry equal to the number of areas on the screen. For this reason, you have to carefully choose where you need to put the pieces.
My Child Lebensborn, East2west Games: This is a game rooted in the real-life experiences of Lebensborn children. We still can discover how hatred of our enemies continues to create victims even after victory. During one year, our child (here we take the girl Karin as example) begins the game in a state of high excitement. She’s about to attend local school for the first time. But her schooling experience turns out to be much tougher than she’d anticipated. The kids turn on Karin, bullying her because of her parentage.
Mystic Pillars: A Story-Based Puzzle Game, Holy Cow Productions: Traverse through mystic landscapes from a bygone era and unveil the truth by solving puzzles. Mystic Pillars: A Story-Based Puzzle Game is an intriguing blend of puzzles and an immersive storyline set in ancient India. Explore this reimagination of the traditional Indian board game Ali Guli Mane, or the internationally known variant, Mancala. Solve the 100 simple and handcrafted math-based spatial puzzles. Highly stylized, hand-drawn artwork and animated cutscenes lure you further into the journey as you move from one puzzle to the next.
Nature Matters, Ultimate Games (available Friday 4th June): In “Nature Matters” you take on a role of a little plant spirit. Without protection, surrounded by a city that grows up from everywhere, one day she realizes that she is completely alone and won’t be able to survive. The only solution is to find her caretaker – a little boy who has been caught up in a whirlwind of human weakness and convince him to take care of her again. During your journey, you will see different lands devastated by the destructive human influence.
Pyre on Fire: Ten Pages, Game Nacional (available Saturday 5th June): You will aim to find the 10 lost pages, as well as chat and solve the puzzles. Find the 10 pages before a woman can die. Be an explorer. Exploration game with dialogues and puzzles.
Red Ball Escape, Benjamin Kistler (available Tuesday 8th June): Can you escape and solve tricky platformer puzzles ? Red ball escape is a simple puzzle platformer game with 100 Levels to complete and simple controls which ends up in simply fun!
Retrograde Arena, Neon Doctrine (available Saturday 5th June): Retrograde Arena is a multiplayer twin stick shooter where bullets don’t kill, but the environment does! Weapons are your ultimate tools, not just for blasting enemies, but for propelling your customizable Drone around the maps at great speed! Mastering Retrograde Arena’s recoil propulsion and the impact of the various weapons is essential for victory in the neon soaked world of Retrograde Arena.
Reversi Let’s Go, indienova: Reversi Let’s Go is a highly-acclaimed strategy board game for all ages. It takes a minute to learn and a lifetime to master!Four different game modes are available for you to play: Classic Solo, Endgame Challenge, Lights Out or Local co-op for Two Players.
Skellboy Refractured, Fabraz (available Friday 4th June): Life was peaceful in the Cubold Kingdom until the king’s evil court magician got dumped by the princess. With his heart broken and his rage fueled, he called upon the evil spirits to resurrect the dead and the kingdom’s long forgotten monstrosities. What he doesn’t realize in his fury is that he accidentally summoned an ancient hero as well… Skippy! Travel across the beautifully rendered kingdom of Cubold and take full advantage of your resurrected, skeletal body! Swap out body parts to acquire new abilities during your adventure or pick up a new weapon to vanquish the evil magician’s lackeys.
Stonefly, MWM Interactive: Harness the wind and soar through the wilderness of Stonefly. Brilliant but naïve inventor Annika Stonefly must recover a lost family heirloom using her smarts and strategy. Glide strategically among flora and fauna, confronting hungry bugs, adventures, and memorable characters. Along the way, you’ll unravel a heartwarming story of self-discovery, family, legacy, and belonging.
Sunblaze, Bonus Stage Publishing: In this beautiful, hand-crafted precision platformer, you’ll play as Josie, aka. Sunblaze, with a mission to complete your superhero training. Your dad, a former superhero himself, built the training simulator dreaming of your journey to become a superhero. The simulator is full of puzzles, brain-tickling challenges, double jumps, dashes, spikes, drones… And a purrfect sidekick: the cat. You have got a cat. What else do you need?
Super Bomberman R Online, Konami: Drop bombs and collect power-ups to blast your way through Super Bomberman R Online! You can compete against up to 64 players from around the world in this explosive survival battle! Fight your way to the end and outlast all other players to be Bomber One!
Sweet Bakery Tycoon, Baltoro Games (available Friday 4th June): Start your baking career and prepare some delicious cakes for your clients, using a whole set of creams, fruits, and decorations. Test your skills on 60 diverse and increasingly difficult levels. Personalize your interior with countless upgrades. All of us have a magic place, where everyday troubles seem to disappear. Sweet Bakery Tycoon fulfills your fantasy of creating and managing a bakery of your dreams
The Last Kids on Earth and the Staff of Doom, Outright Games (available Friday 4th June): Battle hordes of zombies and monsters in The Last Kids on Earth and the Staff of Doom, a semi open world action RPG that tells a new story in the post-apocalyptic town of Wakefield. Playing as teen survivors Jack, Quint, June or Dirk, you’ll explore zombie-infested streets on your quest to stop Malondre, a powerful adversary from obtaining the Staff of Doom. When you are surrounded by enemies, use your heroes’ unique combat skills to defend the tree house. Summon sorcerer Bardle, warrior Skaelka and other allies for help in battle. Craft upgrades to strengthen your abilities, the treehouse, and getaway vehicle Big Mama.
Tiny Lands, QubicGames (available Friday 4th June): Have you ever played the old puzzle games in which you had to find all the differences? Well… Tiny Lands uses the basic concept of this idea, but with a new twist. Relaxing puzzle game with some amazing features, if you are looking for a game which allows you to just sit back and play… Tiny Lands is for you!
Wicce, CFK: A witch named Wicce was living with her daughter in a house standing in the deep forest. One day, her daughter went on an errand but didn’t come back even after the sun set on the horizon. So Wicce headed to the town to look for her daughter. What she didn’t expect to see was the town filled with people fallen by pandemic, and fiends letting out foul aura. Now Wicce fights the fiends and cures people with her magic. But the Pope, having heard of her actions, sees Wicce as the one who caused the pandemic……
Winds Of Change, Crunching Koalas: Lead the Rebellion to bring peace back into a land tarnished by unjust and cruel rulers. Delve into a fully voiced, captivating story accentuated by stunning art, difficult choices, and deep relationships. As the last Seer, the chosen of the spirits, it is your sacred calling to ensure that peace and good prevails in the world. On your heroic journey, you will encounter a varied, vibrant cast of characters. Foster meaningful friendships and build alliances with each of them.
Wing of Darkness, Clouded Leopard Entertainment: An all-new breed of aerial shooting game, Wing of Darkness is comprised of a number of key elements that set it apart from others in the same genre. This high-speed 3D shooting game allows players to experience exhilarating battles in the sky, as well as a series of cutscenes depicting the growth of the main characters throughout the story.
Zombie Raid, Pix Arts (available Saturday 5th June): Zombie Raid is a top-down shooter with frenetic action where your objective is to survive waves of enemies. Use wisely the many different weapons available as well as your grenades to get rid off those hordes of deadly zombies. The game has an very long play life thanks to its procedural on the fly levels generator making them infinite.