This week’s Nintendo eShop releases for North America are in, delivering new games, demos, and add-on content for Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS – as well as plentiful discounts across all platforms.
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Nintendo Switch Games
- Arcade Archives Water Ski, Hamster Corporation – $7.99
Water Ski is a sports game released by TAITO in 1983. Control the skier’s movements as they follow behind a motorboat and aim for the goal. Jump over any small obstacles to avoid them. If you make a good jump on the jump ramps, you will get lots of points!
- Astral Chain, Nintendo – $59.99
In this new action game from PlatinumGames, the creators of the Bayonetta series, control the protagonist and a special weapon called a Legion simultaneously to chain stylish combos. Change Legions on the fly to vary your style and unleash a variety of abilities. The last remnants of humanity depend on you, and to save the world, you must investigate its dark side.
- BARRIER X, HypeTrain Digital – $2.99 (available Tuesday 3rd September)
Barrier X will be an ultimate test to your reaction and the ability to make lightning-fast decisions. Just follow these simple rules: don’t stay on Red, shoot your enemies, and feel the speed!
- Brunch Club, Yogscast – $14.49
In the main game you can play solo or work together with friends to complete the levels before time runs out! It doesn’t stop there though, online leaderboards mean that it’s not good enough to just complete when you can compete! Can you get the quickest time?
- Bubsy: Paws on Fire!, UFO Interactive – $24.99
Oinker P. Hamm is determined to capture every animal in the universe for his “Amazootorium.” Bubsy, fearing mostly for himself, is just as determined to stop him. Two archrivals, stitched together by the cruel knitting needles of fate. No matter who emerges victorious, there is one thing we know for certain: There’s going to be a whole lot of yarn along the way.
- Damascus Gear Operation Osaka, Arc System Works – $19.99
In the [Cosmopolis], GEAR pilots fight day and night in the [Arena] for large sums of Eyn(this world’s currency). The hero will participate in the Arena as a Ranker, aiming to use the prize money to repay his debt. Use [missions] to enhance your GEAR, and earn prize money in the [Arena] before the due date. If you don’t make it by the due date…
- Deadly Fighter 2, Cool Small Games – $3.99
Put your kung-fu to the ultimate test! The world’s largest fighting contest is back! No ranking, no rules, only dead or alive! Who is the strongest fighter on the earth?
- Farm Mystery, Ocean Media – $9.99
The Happy Orchard Farm is trapped in a nightmare! People are disappearing into the mist that surrounds the town at night in this Farm Mystery. It’s up to you to solve the chilling case of this haunted place. Search for clues, solve puzzles and play mini-games to uncover the secrets of the Happy Orchard nightmare. Will you solve the Farm Mystery?
- Fin and the Ancient Mystery, Silesia Games – $4.99 (available Tuesday 3rd September)
Join big-eared Fin on a journey across ten magic platform worlds to destroy six huge bosses, master magic, and save the world. You are the one with the strength to succeed!
- FUZE4 Nintendo Switch, FUZE Technologies – $39.99 (available Friday 30th August)
FUZE4 Nintendo Switch is a coding application for Nintendo Switch. It has been designed and developed by a team of experienced gamers, programmers, artists and educators. The end result is a language ideally suited to coding games and apps for absolute beginners and seasoned programmers alike.
- Grand Brix Shooter, Intragames – $9.99
Challenge yourself to a new kind of bullet-hell fusion shooter. Change your aircraft to get new skills just when you need them against advancing foes. Aim for the top!
- Headspun, Wales Interactive – $12.99 (available Friday 30th August)
Headspun is an FMV-adventure hybrid set in Cortex; the world of Theo Kavinsky’s broken brain. After waking from a five-week coma, Theo finds his life in disrepair. With no memory of the accident, it’s up to Ted and Teddy – the conscious and subconscious voices in his head – to work out what happened, and put his life back on track.
- Heave Ho, Devolver Digital – $9.99
Heave Ho tasks up to four players with a simple goal – don’t fall to your death! Players will use their own two hands and the outstretched grip of their friends to grapple across each level on their way to victory. Grab one another’s hands, climb across dangling bodies, and swing your pals to safety in a wobbly, dangly mass of limbs.
- Invasion of Alien X: Earth in Crisis, Double Drive Games – $9.99
Aliens are on a terrifying Earth Invasion Tour! Your mission: Fire artillery and protect the base from the enemy flagship… Repel the invaders. Deploy weapons batteries delivered by drones wisely, and you can win. The planet’s fate is in your hands.
- Legend of the Skyfish, Ratalaika Games – $7.99 (available Friday 30th August)
Legend of the Skyfish is a beautiful level-based adventure puzzler with a unique weapon and tool – a fishing pole! Follow the intrepid Little Red Hook on her journey with the Moonwhale to defeat the monstrous Skyfish. Use your fishing pole as a weapon or a grappling hook, and upgrade it as you go.
- Little Racer, All In! Games – $15.99
Little Racer is a dynamic racing game and a great adventure harking back to your childhood. Enjoy various tracks, avoid obstacles and speed for the win. Take the wheel, choose a kart and start the wild ride!
- Omen Exitio: Plague, Forever Entertainment – $8.99
Zanzibar, 1896. Dr. Jake Huntington enlisted in the army to forget the loss of his wife. Yet something sinister and ancient is about to overturn his life forever. Shadows that inhabit the confines of reality seem to converge all in one point: a terrifying disease that threatens to exterminate the entire human race. However, the disease is just one of the pieces that make up a vast mosaic and discovering its design may not be that easy. Intrigues, machinations, and subterfuges hide the truth, tearing it away from the doctor’s understanding.
- Pacific Wings, Sprakelsoft – $4.99
Pacific Wings is a vertical scrolling shoot-em-up and it features retro-style-graphics. The story plays during the Battle of Midway in 1942 where you have to fly an American P-38-airplane against all kinds of Japanese airplanes.
- Root Letter: Last Answer, PQube – $29.99 (available Tuesday 3rd September)
The return of the best-selling interactive mystery visual novel! Follow in the footsteps of Aya Fumino, a school penfriend allegedly involved in a tragic murder 15 years ago. Explore the prefecture of Shimane, uncover clues, and use the letters you wrote to each other to track down her childhood friends for questioning. But perhaps these friends, now adults living a peaceful life, will not be eager to let their painful memories resurface…
- Spyro Reignited Trilogy, Activision – $39.99 (available Tuesday 3rd September)
The original roast master is back, and he’s on the go! Same sick burns, same smoldering attitude, all scaled up in stunning HD. Spyro is bringing the heat like never before in the Spyro Reignited Trilogy game collection. Rekindle the fire with remastered versions of the original three games, Spyro the Dragon, Spyro 2: Ripto’s Rage! and Spyro: Year of the Dragon. Explore the expansive realms, re-encounter the fiery personalities and relive the adventure in fully remastered glory. Because when there’s a realm that needs saving, there’s only one dragon to call.
- Torchlight II, Perfect World – $19.99
The Torchlight II game takes you back into the quirky, fast-paced world of bloodthirsty monsters, bountiful treasures and sinister secrets – and, once again, the fate of the world is in your hands. The Torchlight II game is fast, fun and filled to the brim with action and loot. Adventure solo or form a party online* with your friends.
- Vambrace: Cold Soul, Headup Games – $24.99
Vambrace: Cold Soul is a roguelike fantasy-adventure set amidst a frozen landscape. Plan your expeditions underground, then journey to the cursed city surface with your team of heroes. Wield unique powers, avoid dangerous traps, brave strange encounters, and survive deadly combat!
- Wilmot’s Warehouse, Finji – $14.99
Wilmot’s Warehouse is a puzzle game about keeping a warehouse running in tip-top shape. You play as Wilmot, a hard-working warehouse employee tasked with pushing, sorting and stacking a variety of products. Over time more and more truckloads of these products will arrive, gradually filling up the warehouse. How you arrange them all is entirely up to you – organize by color, type, the Dewey Decimal System, or some wild format that only you understand – it’s all good!
Nintendo 3DS Games
- Pinball Breaker 4, nuGAME – $6.99
Pinball Breaker 4 is a breakout game which combines the game mechanics of a traditional breakout game and a flipper game. Play through 15 exciting levels as you aim for a high score.