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 Demos
- Devious Dungeon 2, Ratalaika Games – Free (available Monday 19th August)
It is said that great adventures await behind the walls of this dark castle, Devious Dungeon 2 is a medieval focused action platformer title. The castle’s ever-shifting halls are filled with deadly monsters! Treacherous traps have claimed the lives of many adventurers! It is rumored the castle contains treasures beyond imagination.
Nintendo Switch Games
- Anode, Kittehface Software – $3.99 (available Saturday 17th August)
Colored blocks fall, and they keep falling. You rotate them, and drop them. Faster and faster you align the pieces, creating links of matching color, filling in gaps. You touch a block with a detonator and the entire chain explodes. The blocks above them drop, another detonator touches, and another chain is gone. Then another.
- Arcade Archives X Multiply, Hamster Corporation – $7.99
X Multiply is a shooting game released by IREM in 1989. Scientists discovered that the mysterious deaths of the Stun Star system colonists was due to shock from an invasion of parasitic microscopic aliens. They shrink down and deploy Microscopic Fighter X-002 into the victims’ bodies. Skillfully use the 3 tentacles you’re armored with for offense and defense and destroy the microscopic aliens!
- Beholder 2, Alawar Premium – $14.99
Cold, gray, forbidding walls stretch to the sky. Massive oak doors conceal the most important secrets of the State. This is where fates are decided. This is the Ministry! Welcome, intern! You are now a part of the SYSTEM!
- Cryogear, PolarityFlow – $19.89
Cryogear is a unique Metroidvania inspired Pixel Art platformer, set in an open sci-fi world and driven by rewarded exploration. Control the reprogrammed clone G.3.4.R as he discovers the world, learns new abilities and unveils the mystery of the Emperor AI.
- Edna & Harvey: Harvey’s New Eyes, Daedalic Entertainment – $19.99
When her best friend Edna disappears under mysterious circumstances, Lili bravely sets out on a dangerous journey, not only to get her friend back, but also to confront her subconscious fears.
- Escape from the Universe, CAT-astrophe Games – $9.99 (available Friday 16th August)
It’s year 104 of Universal Galactic Calendar; after the destruction of the Earth, human survivors are scattered all over the universe, trying to persevere in the hostile environment of the war-torn outer space. Join the fight as one of the pilots born post-Exodus, traveling through galaxies in search for their meaning of life. Help other survivors, solve the mysteries and fight – all in order to escape from the universe!
- FAR: Lone Sails, Mixtvision – $14.99 (available Sunday 18th August)
Traverse a dried-out seabed littered with the remains of a decaying civilization. Keep your unique vessel going, overcome numerous obstacles and withstand the hazardous weather conditions. How far can you make it? What will you find?
- Grave Keeper, Forever Entertainment – $9.99
You are The Bounty Hunter and walked into The Forbidden Stronghold. It is taken by The Skeleton King. To collect all treasures you must kill him first.
- Gravity Duck, Ratalaika Games – $4.99 (available Friday 16th August)
Have you ever wanted to be rich? What if you could become rich and control gravity!?This duck can with your help! Flip, dodge, and traverse mind-bending gravity puzzles in 140 levels in order to grab all the eggs to return to the Maui statue!
- IN-VERT, Victory Road – $4.99 (available Tuesday 20th August)
Distinct features of IN-VERT are its hardcore approach to platforming genre with puzzle elements and unique art direction. The game narrates the story of a lone robot in search of his disappeared master. In his quest to find the long-lost friend, our hero has to conquer two universes at once, relentlessly switching between two dimensions. Be prepared for some tough puzzles, jumping sequences and retro graphics like you’ve never seen before.
- Ittle Dew, Ludosity – $9.99
Adventuress Ittle Dew and her sidekick Tippsie crash onto a strange island, filled with loot and mysterious inhabitants. It quickly dawns on the duo that this might become their biggest adventure yet. Ittle Dew boils down the classic adventure formula until there is only fun left.
- Oninaki, Square Enix – $49.99 (available Wednesday 21st August)
The new action-RPG game, Oninaki, tells the story of one Watcher on a journey to protect Life, after Death. The ONINAKI game features exciting hack and slash style battles, with deep customization of your daemons and weapons. Experience unique action gameplay combined with a deep and satisfying story.
- PC Building Simulator, The Irregular Corporation – $19.99
Build your very own PC empire, from simple diagnosis and repairs to bespoke, boutique creations that would be the envy of any enthusiast. With an expansive marketplace full of real-world components you can finally stop dreaming of that ultimate PC and get out there, build it and see how it benchmarks in 3DMark!
- PictoQuest, Plug In Digital – $9.99
Challenge your deductive skills by helping our two young heroes on their quest to bring the legendary paintings of Pictoria back! Look carefully at the numbers on the edges of the grid to stop the sneaky wizard Moonface…
- RAD, Bandai Namco Entertainment – $49.99 (available Tuesday 20th August)
The RAD game is a 3D action rogue-like set in a post-post-apocalyptic world, where humanity has faced Armageddon not once, but twice. Playing as a teenage protagonist, you must venture into the Fallow — an ever-changing, radioactive wasteland filled with unknown and unspeakable creatures.
- Rogue Singularity, Nnooo – $14.99
Rogue Singularity is a love letter to the classic 3D platformers, but with a high-tech twist: no two levels are ever the same! Guide your perfectly polished pint-sized pal through a never-ending sequence of procedurally-generated levels packed with out-of-control machines, bizarre alien life, dangerous natural hazards, and diabolical traps.
- Tap Skaters, Forever Entertainment – $4.99
Feel the speed, show your skills, and perform incredible tricks! Take on the challenge to defeat rivals! Gain fame and show everyone that you’re the best skater of them all!
- Terrorhythm (TRRT), Forever Entertainment – $8.99
In the middle of 25th century the world has plunged into the totalitarian system of sound isolation that made the world absolute muted. In the world where the silence is the only anthem, you should break the law to bring back the sound and the music to humanity. But while there are those who still remember the melody of the former life, hope remains. We are here to defy terror.
- Truck Racing Championship, Bigben Interactive – $39.99 (available Tuesday 20th August)
In European Truck Racing Championship, like on real-life race tracks, you need to control the temperature of your brakes so they don’t overheat. You must also consider the weight of the truck when cornering, monitor tyre wear and find the best tactics for overtaking.
- VASARA Collection, QUByte Interactive – $9.99
For the very first time, highly acclaimed Japanese Arcade Shoot’em Ups, Vasara and Vasara 2, are made available to the whole world via this package: VASARA Collection! Science fiction meets history in these arcade classics which take place in an alternate timeline Feudal Japan where technologically advanced weaponry and equipment are a reality, and heroes use flying motorcycles with amazing firepower and fierce melee weapons to destroy their enemies.
- Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist: Link Evolution, Konami – $39.99 (available Monday 19th August)
Build your Deck from over 9,000 cards and take on the most iconic Duelists from the Yu-Gi-Oh! universe. Relive the stories from the original animated Yu-Gi-Oh! series through Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V, and challenge the newest generation of Duelists from the virtual world of Yu-Gi-Oh! VRAINS!
Nintendo 3DS Games
- Squarcat, Igor Gafton – $0.99
High in the sky, mysterious lands hover. There lives a Squarecat and adventure begin here! Your task is to reach the finish line by solving different puzzles.