This week’s Nintendo eShop releases for North America are in, delivering new games and add-on content for Nintendo Switch – as well as plentiful discounts across all platforms.
- Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order – Expansion Pass, Nintendo – £17.99 (€19.99)
- Rocket League: Ghostbusters Ecto-1 Car Pack, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.68)
- Pic-a-Pix Pieces: 15×15 Pieces Pack 6, Lightwood Games – £2.99 (€2.99)
- Pic-a-Pix Pieces: 20×20 Pieces Pack 6, Lightwood Games – £2.99 (€2.99)
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun! Tatsujin Challenge Pack Vol 4, Bandai Namco Entertainment – £3.99 (€4.99)
- WorldNeverland – Elnea Kingdom: Charcoal Sailor Uniforms Set, althi – £2.69 (€2.99)
Nintendo Switch Demos
- Pocket League Story, Kairosoft – Free
Handpick players, train, and battle your way to the top of every league in this sensational soccer team simulation! Sell merch, erect a gym–even a stadium! Your fanbase will grow as you conquer your rivals and snag the hottest sponsors! The sky’s the limit in your quest for ultimate soccer stardom!
- Them Bombs, Yellow Dot – Free
A text message leads you to a ticking bomb. Tick-tock! Tick-tock! Every second counts. Which wire to cut – the blue or the red one? How to set the control knobs? Tick-tock! Tick-tock! Only two minutes left… Your flashlight battery runs out. The adrenaline kicks in. Will you keep a cool head and defuse the bomb?
Nintendo Switch Games
- Arcade Archives Pooyan, Hamster Corporation – £6.29 (€6.99)
Pooyan is a shooting game released by Konami in 1982. One day in the woods, Mama Pig takes up a bow and arrow to save her Pooyan (her kidnapped children) from the wolves. Use the bow and arrow to pop the balloons the wolves are riding down on. Throw meat (the wolves favorite) to take down multiple wolves for a bonus score!
- Battle Worlds: Kronos, THQ Nordic – £26.99 (€29.99)
Battle Worlds: Kronos is a turn-based strategy game deeply rooted in the hexagonal tradition of the genre. The planet is once again torn by war, for the succession of a new emperor. Its destiny is in your hands!
- Bullet Battle: Evolution, Troooze – £14.99 (€16.99)
It’s time to get together with friends from around the world and experience this gorgeous team-based TPS! Team up with friends (or even your enemies!), strategize and defeat your foes in this top-tier multiplayer TPS. With graphics this good, you’d swear you were really there.
- Cadence of Hyrule – Crypt of the NecroDancer Featuring The Legend of Zelda, Nintendo – £22.49 (€24.99)
In the latest rhythmic action-adventure from Brace Yourself Games, you can enjoy the gameplay of Crypt of the NecroDancer in the setting of The Legend of Zelda series. As Link – or even as Princess Zelda – you’ll explore the randomly generated overworld and dungeons on a quest to save Hyrule. Every beat of each remixed The Legend of Zelda tune is a chance to move, attack, defend, and more, so stay one step ahead of each enemy and boss…or face the music.
- Collection of Mana, Square Enix – £34.99 (€39.99)
Quintessential JRPG series Collection of Mana is now on Nintendo Switch! Fall in love with the Mana series all over again, including the first-ever release of the action-packed third game in the trilogy: Trials of Mana!
- Contra Anniversary Collection, Konami – £15.99 (€19.99)
The Contra Anniversary Collection brings this classic Run and Gun franchise back to modern platforms and a new generation of players. Grab power ups and blast your way through waves of menacing enemies and bosses that will put your reaction skills to the test. Also included is a digital Bonus Book with tons of concept documents and sketches, the official chronology of the franchise, an exclusive interview with the veteran producer of the series, and more!
- Dead Dungeon, Drageus Games – £3.59 (€3.99) until 21st July 2019, normally £4.49 (€4.99)
Dead Dungeon is a hardcore 2D platformer in the best traditions of classic games, with an excellent chiptune soundtrack. The game will check your nerves for strength and bring a lot of emotions.
- Deer Drive Legends, Maximum Games – £17.99 (€19.99)
Show those bucks what you’re made of. Take out the biggest and most vicious animals of the wild in this high caliber action fest! But be careful, or dangerous animals like grizzly bears and moose will be taking YOU out!
- Demolition Crew, xirBX – £2 (€2)
Jump and smash your way to the top of different buildings in a race against time, puzzles and enemies. On top of each building you hit a bell to mark the building ready for demolition. In each level you will find power ups like down stab, double jump and bombs to help you on your way. But watch out. Every level is filled with dangerous traps and vicious enemies that will try to stop you. Play alone or compete head to head with a friend.
- The Last Remnant Remastered, Square Enix – £15.99 (€19.99)
The cult classic RPG featuring team versus team battles finally arrives on Nintendo Switch! Last released in 2008, The Last Remnant captured the hearts and minds of gamers with its enthralling story, countless characters and intricate battle system. Now this cult classic RPG is back with a Remastered version and is coming to Nintendo Switch with even more beautiful graphics, enhanced via an updated game engine.
- Leisure Suit Larry: Wet Dreams Don’t Dry, Assemble Entertainment – £35.99 (€39.99)
Watch out, ladies, I’m coming! My new adventure, Leisure Suit Larry – Wet dreams don’t dry, takes me – whatever the route or twist of fate – from the end of the ’80s directly to the year 2018 and wow, how the world has changed!
- Phantom Doctrine, Forever Entertainment – £16.19 (€17.99) until 26th June 2019, normally £17.99 (€19.99)
Phantom Doctrine is a strategic turn-based espionage thriller set at the peak of the Cold War. Drawing on a wide variety of influences and capturing the subtle intrigue of classic spy films, the game thrust the player into a mysterious world of covert operations, counterintelligence, conspiracy, and paranoia.
- PlataGO! Super Platform Game Maker, PQube – £17.99 (€19.99)
PlataGO! is the super-simple platform game maker that everyone, of all ages, can enjoy! No need to code, no need for complex scripting – PlataGO! is a 100% drag-and-drop tool, that lets you start making platform games immediately. No fuss, no tutorial – just jump straight in and start creating!
- Radiation City, Atypical Games – £17.99 (€19.99)
Welcome to the world of Radiation City where a great survival adventure awaits you! Forty years after the unfortunate accident of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, destiny brings you to the area of carefully recreated city of Pripyat. Uncover the amazing story, untangle the mystery and try to save your loved one.
- Verlet Swing, Digerati – £10.79 (€11.99) until 13th July 2019, normally £13.49 (€14.99)
Grab your hookshot and enter surreal fever dreams. An eccentric world where weird stuff happens. Where statues stare you down and you die on impact with any of your surroundings. That’s Verlet Swing – an abstract gauntlet that transforms into weirder and more challenging courses as you sail and soar through strange landscapes of koi fish, pizza slices and other bizarre obstacles.
- Vosaria: Lair of the Forgotten, Johnny Ostad – £4.49 (€4.99)
A pump-action 2D side-scrolling game with different enemy types. along with a jump-to-the-roof mechanic that spices up the combat. Avoid traps, survive enemy encounters and upgrade your weapons and gear to overcome the challenges.
- WorldEnd Syndrome, PQube – £44.99 (€49.99)
Spend your summer days exploring, interacting with residents, and investigating local legends to uncover the mystery hiding behind the town’s idyllic exterior. WorldEnd Syndrome is a romantic horror story that will send a shiver up your spine but have you asking for more!
- Boxing Champs, Raz Games – £8.62 (€9.37) until 19th June 2019, normally £11.50 (€12.50)
Step into the ring and become a boxing champ! Feel every punch with full punch control using the Right Stick. Start swinging away and challenge friends in multiplayer, or make history by moving up the ranks in career mode to become the undisputed world champion.
- Chiki-Chiki Boxy Pro Wrestling, The Pocket Company – £12.14 (€13.49) until 27th June 2019, normally £13.49 (€14.99)
Voxel wrestlers intensely and furiously slamming into each other! Enjoy the fun, over the top moves that this game has to offer! The battle gong sounds! Make your way through the tournament, aiming for the top! The controls are easy! You can bust out flashy moves with just a single button. Unleash jump attacks, drops, holds, and specials, carrying them out just how you think of them!
- Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, Activision – £34.99 (€39.99)
Crash is back in the driver’s seat! Get ready to go fur-throttle with Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled. It’s the authentic CTR experience plus a whole lot more, now fully-remastered and revved up to the max. Start your engines with the original game modes, characters, tracks, power-ups, weapons and controls. Power slide to glory in additional karts, tracks and arenas from Crash Nitro Kart. Race online with friends and Crash the competition with online leaderboards. Bonus until 4th July 2019: Electron Skins Pack (contains the Crash, Coco and Cortex Electron Skins, each with a unique podium animation.).
- Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled: Nitros Oxide Edition, Activision – £54.99 (€59.99)
Greetings, creatures of this planet. Nitros Oxide has come to compete! Purchase the Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled – Nitros Oxide Edition and play as the infamous Nitros Oxide from day one in all game modes. Includes: Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled; Nitros Oxide, Crunch, Zem and Zam characters; Nitros Oxide Hovercraft kart; Exclusive Star Skins Pack: Nitros Oxide, Crash, Coco, Cortex Star Skins with unique podium animations; Exclusive Crunch Robot Skin with unique podium animation; Exclusive kart paintjob; Exclusive kart sticker pack; and Exclusive Hovercraft kart decal.
- Goonya Fighter, MUTAN – £3.85 (€4.27) until 2nd July 2019, normally £20.29 (€22.49)
Goonya Fighter is a different kind of fighting game! Even with just one Nintendo Switch device, up to 4 people can fight it out. Are you ready to become a Goonya Fighter?
- Graveyard Keeper, tinyBuild Games – £16.19 (€17.99) until 27th June 2019, normally £17.99 (€19.99)
Graveyard Keeper is the most inaccurate medieval cemetery management sim of the year. Build & manage your own graveyard while finding shortcuts to cut costs, expand into entertainment with witch-burning festivals, and scare nearby villagers into attending church. This is a game of capitalism and doing whatever it takes to build a thriving business.
- Headball Soccer Deluxe, Cool Small Games – £3.36 (€3.74) until 27th June 2019, normally £4.49 (€4.99)
Smash the football and score goals in this addicting football game! Aim your big head headers and perfect your kick skills to destroy your opponents’ team defense. Use the slime, ice, and gum to your max advantage in offense skills!
- Mainlining, Merge Games – £10.19 (€12.74) until 4th July 2019, normally £11.99 (€14.99)
Mainlining is a cybercrime hacking thriller that mixes dark and dry humour with a gripping narrative that will have you hooked from the very first case. Following the government’s introduction of the BLU Pill Act and the Secret Intelligence Service’s reintroduction of MI7, all online personal data is accessible by the powers that be. Mainlining questions techno-ethics and whether it is acceptable for an organisation to have the power to look at personal data.
- Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order + Expansion Pass, Nintendo – £67.98 (€79.98)
Assemble your ultimate team of Marvel Super Heroes in MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE 3: The Black Order, exclusively on Nintendo Switch! Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order + Expansion Pass includes the main game plus the Expansion Pass. DLC packs will contain new content such as playable characters, modes, and additional story. Includes content from popular franchises, like the Fantastic Four, the X-Men, and the Marvel Knights. Purchase the Expansion Pass to receive an in-game alternative-color chef outfit for Deadpool at game launch.
- Police Stories, Hypetrain Digital – £13.99 (€14.99)
A fresh take on top-down shooters with an emphasis on tactics that forces you to make split second decisions. Play Solo or in Couch Co-op! Unforgiving and tense, each mission tells a story of two police operatives – John Rimes and Rick Jones, filled with infiltrating gang hideouts, rescuing hostages, making arrests and other life-threatening situations.
- Rally Rock ‘N Racing, EnjoyUp Games – £7.19 (€7.99) until 9th July 2019, normally £8.99 (€9.99)
In Rally Rock ‘N Racing, you’ll enjoy a wide variety of natural environments, such as deserts, snow-covered mountains, forests… where you can show your skill at the wheel, competing against everyone to become the fastest. The game has several modes, such as Championship, Time Trial, Arcade, and 4-player multiplayer.
- Real Drift Racing, Cool Small Games – £4.49 (€4.99)
Time to unleash the demon of speed! Drifting, speed and competition – all in one game! Get ready to drive on high performance cars and make them drift at lightning speed on realistic tracks. Improve your racing and drifting skills as you earn cash to buy new cars! Tune and customize your cars and become the best driver in the world!
- The Childs Sight, Forever Entertainment – £4.04 (€4.49) until 3rd July 2019, normally £4.49 (€4.99)
Slowly unravelling the story of what happened to you, while lying in the crib unaware and innocent. With every minute as you explore you will remember more. Horrors will become real and clear. Was it just fear of the unknown that haunts you or is it more?
- War Tech Fighters, Blowfish Studios – £12.79 (€14.39) until 26th June 2019, normally £15.99 (€17.99)
War Tech Fighters is a space action game that combines the spectacular action of Japanese Anime with Hollywood Blockbusters. Configure, upgrade and customize your War Tech and dive into battle to fight back the Zatronian forces and save your galaxy!