Nintendo eShop Releases: 21st February 2019 (Europe)
This week’s Nintendo eShop releases for Europe are in, delivering new add-on content, demos, and games for Nintendo Switch – as well as plenty of discounts across all platforms.
Nintendo Switch Add-On Content
- Mutant Football League: Dynasty Edition: LA Power Pack, Digital Dreams – £1.49 (€1.75)
The west is the best – well it was until the big one hit and left behind a burning city in ruins. Thankfully, the stadium survived, and 2 new west coast teams have risen out of the ashes to battle for Mayhem Bowl supremacy. This pack also includes a brand new mutant human species who is ready to unleash his fury on the league.
- Pic-a-Pix Deluxe – Giant Puzzles 8, Lightwood Games – £2.99 (€2.99)
An additional pack of 30 extra large puzzles, from 25×25 to 45×35 sizes!
- SMITE: Ultimate God Pack, Hi-Rez Studios – £23.59 (€26.22)
Dominate the Battleground by instantly unlocking all past and future Gods when you purchase the Ultimate God Pack! Already purchased some Gods? Don’t worry! We will refund you for any Gods or Goddess you purchased with the current favour price for those Gods.
- Touhou Sky Arena Matsuri Climax: Touhou Sky Arena – Season Pass, Mediascape – £6.29 (€6.99)
Purchase season pass for all three additional DLC characters and for the best value! “Toyosatomimi no Miko”, “Yukari Yakumo” and “Yuyuko Saigyouji”, will join one after another as they are released.
- Touhou Sky Arena Matsuri Climax: Touhou Sky Arena Playable Character Toyosatomimi no Miko, Mediascape – £2.29 (€2.62)
Playable character “Toyosatomimi no Miko,” playable in all modes, also in Arcade Mode and Online Play. Four battle tracks and one additional stage. Also, four new tracks from Rokugen Alice, Get in the Ring, Iron Attack! and C-Clays for the battles.
- WorldNeverland – Elnea Kingdom: Chocolate Accessories Set, althi – £2.99 (€3.33)
Set of “Chocolate Crown” and “Ruban (chocolat)”. You can buy it at any time in the game shop (Fashion Store in Castle St.) when you purchase it.
- X-Morph: Defense European Assault, EXOR Studios – £4.49 (€4.99)
This add-on includes a new story-driven mini-campaign happening on the European front. The action takes place parallel to the main story campaign. It focuses on European military forces trying to repel the X-Morph invasion. Wreak havoc across Finland and Holland before concluding in an epic, destruction-fuelled showdown at the Eiffel Tower in France. European defense forces use new experimental weapons that force the X-Morph to adapt and improvise new defense tactics.
- X-Morph: Defense Last Bastion, EXOR Studios – £4.49 (€4.99)
This add-on includes a new story-driven mini-campaign which takes the players to the most remote locations in the world. The events take place on 4 islands, each with unique features. Chop down massive baobab trees in the Madagascar, slalom among the Moai on Easter Island, reshape the environment in sunny Indonesia and try not to melt in rivers of lava on Iceland. 4 new enemy types round up the package, ensuring that the X-Morph: Defense storyline gets the finale it deserves.
- X-Morph: Defense Survival Of The Fittest, EXOR Studios – £4.49 (€4.99)
A new Survival campaign with 5 maps specifically crafted for this adrenaline pumping game mode. Britain: Fight for your life in a rain soaked maze of cottages and canals. Finland: Winter is already here, but it’s not the cold that is your worst enemy. South Africa: A dense night is waiting to be lit up by countless enemy explosions. Netherlands: Survive as long as you can in this seemingly idyllic landscape. France: A city labyrinth that is to become a graveyard full of metallic corpses.
Nintendo Switch Games
- ACA NEOGEO The King of Fighters 2003, Hamster Corporation – £6.29 (€6.99)
The King of Fighters 2003 is a fighting game released by SNK in 2003. It features the same 3-on-3 battle system as the previous title in the series, but this time players are able to use the “Multi-Shift” format to freely tag in team members for speedier gameplay. A new character named ASH is also introduced, marking the beginning of a new chapter for the series!
- Almost There: The Platformer, The Quantum Astrophysicists Guild – £5.75 (€6.55) until 28th February 2019, normally £7.19 (€8.19)
Sprint between saw blades while dodging homing missiles. Duck under lasers while the floor crumbles beneath you. Almost There was designed specifically for fans of hardcore platforming – you’ve been warned.
- Aragami: Shadow Edition, Merge Games – £22.49 (€26.99) until 28th February 2019, normally £24.99 (€29.99)
Aragami is a third person stealth game that casts you as an undead assassin with the power to control the shadows. Teleport to any shadow, become invisible, materialize weapons or even summon a shadow dragon to infiltrate the enemy ranks and dispose of your targets. Aragami: Shadow Edition includes Aragami: Nightfall, a story campaign which takes place before the events of Aragami, and all content released so far for Aragami.
- Arcade Archives Ice Climber, Hamster Corporation – £6.29 (€6.99)
Ice Climber is an action game released by Nintendo in 1985. Play as Popo and Nana to break apart blocks of ice with your hammer and defeat enemies that get in your way as you aim for the top of the mountain. However, only one person can catch the condor waiting at the summit. Will you work together, or try to go for it alone? It’s up to you!
- BlazeRush, Targem Games – £16.80 (€11.99)
BlazeRush is a dynamic arcade racing survival game with no health, no levelling and no brakes! You can assemble a team of friends to play in local or online multiplayer, choose a car to your taste and chase, blow up and cut off! Adapt your style and tactics to new enemies, obstacles and tracks.
- Caterpillar Royale, Starsign – £4.49 (€4.99)
Caterpillar Royale is an action game where you eat food, grow your caterpillars, and fight enemies to survive. Your caterpillars die if their heads touch obstacles or enemy-caterpillars. It’s a merciless caterpillar battle royale!
- Croc’s World Run, Sprakelsoft – £4.49 (€4.99)
Croc’s World Run is the newest part of the Croc’s World franchise! It features 50 incredible levels, Nice HD-Graphics, 4 different Worlds, many challenging enemies, and easy one-button-control.
- Daggerhood, Ratalaika Games – £3.99 (€3.99) until 10th March 2019, normally £4.99 (€4.99)
Every man should have a skill and for Vincent S. Daggerhood, that skill was thieving. Quick with his hands, there was no loot he couldn’t plunder and no treasure chest he couldn’t escape with. For Daggerhood, life was good, until come that fateful day he was finally caught and in the name of justice, to pay for his crimes, he was cast into the forsaken caverns.
- Devil Engine, DANGEN Entertainment – £17.99 (€19.99)
Devil Engine is a high octane, classic styled side-scrolling shoot-em-up heavily influenced by the best in the genre from the 32-bit era, featuring a variety of incredible locations, hand-drawn pixel art, and a blood-pumping soundtrack that brings the dark future to life.
- Gigantic Army, Storybird – £8.09 (€8.99)
Mankind’s war against the Ramulons has reached the planet Ramulon itself and it is now down to YOU to pilot the ‘GMR-34 SALADIN’ – a Manned Combat Robot – and take on the Ramulon army. Customize your arsenal of explosive, projectile and plasma weapons, and combine them with melee attacks, thrusters and shield to take the fight to the enemy and end the conflict!
- Hell Warders, PQube – £10.99 (€14.99)
Hell is at our gates! Rise up as one of the mighty Hell Warders, an ancient order of heroes with unique powers and abilities, to resist the demon hordes head-on. Push back wave after wave of Hell-spawn with an arsenal of weapons, rip apart their fearsome commanders with powerful hero skills, and deploy your army of knights, archers, and mages to bring the fight back to Hell!
- I Wanna Fly, Ultimate Games – £1.79 (€1.99)
The life of the dreamer is hard – they said, dreams must be fulfilled – they said. Especially those seemingly impossible to meet. So there is nothing to wait for! Become a fulfilled dreamer and in your own way … start flying! Take on one of the dozens of characters who can only dream about flying and let them enjoy the moment!
- Mutant Football League: Dynasty Edition, Digital Dreams – £21.99 (€26.49)
Dynasty Edition includes Dynasty Mode, a single player experience where you become the coach and GM of your favourite Mutant Football League team and take a group of unproven rookies and turn them into monstrous all-stars by winning multiple Mayhem Bowls over several seasons to become the league’s next Dynasty. The Dynasty Edition also introduces two brand new species, four new teams, several new Dirty Tricks and of course, more fantastical arenas full of ruthless fans and deadly traps.
- My Arctic Farm 2018, Plug In Digital – £8.99 (€9.99)
At the beginning of the game, all you own is an empty field, a few pennies and a single little penguin… You need to feed your penguin, take care of it and improve its lifestyle. Well-fed with fishes, your penguin will lay eggs which can then be sold to the Shopkeeper. With this money, you can buy new animals at the Farmers’ Market.
- Q.U.B.E. 2, Trapped Nerve Games – £19.54 (€22.09) until 28th February 2019, normally £22.99 (€25.99)
Q.U.B.E. 2 is the sequel to the hit first-person puzzle game Q.U.B.E. You are Amelia Cross, a stranded archaeologist who has awoken among the ruins of an ancient alien landscape. With the distant help of another survivor you must solve the puzzles of this mysterious world and find a way back home.
- Raining Coins, Crazysoft – £4.99 (€5.99)
It’s raining gold coins! Come, Play & catch them! The skies have opened up but it’s not raining cats and dogs! It’s raining gold coins! Help poor Eve catch the gold coins and buy the toys she loves.
- Rotating Brave, Cosen – £4.49 (€4.99)
Rotating Brave for the Nintendo Switch is an action game in which you control a pixel-art character and take on enemies while spinning. You start off holding the Nintendo Switch vertically. Then, as you progress from one stage to the next, you play while spinning the Nintendo Switch, sometimes holding the Nintendo Switch horizontally and sometimes holding it vertically.
- SMITE, Hi-Rez Studios – Free
Go Ahead, Play God – Jump into the action as one of over 90 Gods from Pantheons around the world. Play as iconic figures like Ares, Thor, Hercules, Wukong, and Medusa. There are also unique Gods and Goddesses like the volcanic Pele, the Voodoo God of Death, Baron, and the nine-tailed fox, Da Ji.
- Steins;Gate Elite, Koch Media – £53.99 (€59.99)
Ready to Play the Anime? Experience a fully animated adventure with brand-new scenes in Steins;Gate Elite! Follow a group of young, tech-savvy “lab members” who discover the means of changing the past via e-mail using a modified microwave. Their experiments in pushing the boundaries of time begin to spiral out of control as they become entangled in a conspiracy surrounding SERN, the organization behind the Large Hadron Collider, and John Titor, who claims to be from a dystopian future.
- The Journey Down Trilogy, BlitWorks – £26.99 (€29.99) for those that own The Journey Down: Chapter One, normally £35.99 (€39.99)
Join Bwana on a breathtaking point-and-click adventure saga, in the full The Journey Down Trilogy. Uncover secrets and reveal plots on a journey that spans from the sprawling metropolis of St. Armando to the ancient jungles and temples of the mythical Underland.
- Trials Rising – Open Beta, Ubisoft – Free
Explore over-the-top action and physics-bending motorcycle racing in the latest opus of the Trials franchise. All new features, more competitions and more tracks means new challenges. Ride challenging tracks around the world – from the Great Wall of China and New York City to the Eiffel Tower and everywhere in between.
- Trine 2: Complete Story, Frozenbyte – £15.29 (€16.99)
Play as the three Heroes – Amadeus the Wizard, Pontius the Knight, and Zoya the Thief – and join their adventure through dangers untold in a fantastical fairytale world of tragic princesses and wicked goblins, with wondrous environments featuring physics-based puzzles using fire, water, gravity, and magic.
- Warplanes: WW2 Dogfight, 7Levels – £8.99 (€9.99)
In Warplanes: WW2 Dogfight players get the chance to take a seat at the controls of a historical airplane and feel the power of its engines and experience the rush of adrenaline flowing through their veins while facing an enemy plane up in the air.
- X-Morph: Defense, EXOR Studios – £17.99 (€19.99)
You are the X-Morph – an alien species that invades Earth to harvest its resources and terraform the surface. Strategize in the build mode by carefully selecting various types of alien towers or throw yourself right into the heat of the battle. Build mazes for incoming enemies in an environment that provides exceptional planning freedom. Tear down buildings and collapse bridges to support your defense or to simply indulge in a spectacle of unprecedented destruction. Possess a range of unique alien weapons and use defense strategies as you’ve never seen before in this genre.
- X-Morph: Defense Complete Edition, EXOR Studios – £26.99 (€29.99)
X-Morph: Defense Complete Edition includes: X-Morph: Defense core game, European Assault DLC, Survival Of The Fittest DLC, Last Bastion DLC.
- Yumenikki: Dream Diary, Active Gaming Media – £17.99 (€19.99)
Play as a young girl as she explores the mysterious and unreal world of her dreams. Start off with no story or guide, as you experience the different worlds of her dreams, each one deeply shrouded in mystery. Run from the monsters that chase you, discover how to use the items you find, and solve the puzzles you come across to find clues to the mysteries scattered around you.
Nintendo Switch Pre-Orders
- Assault Android Cactus+, Witch Beam – £13.49 (€14.99) until 7th March 2019, normally £17.99 (€19.99)
Experience an arcade style twin stick shooter set in a vivid sci fi universe. Junior Constable Cactus is outside her pay grade when she responds to a distress call and ends up stranded on a crippled space freighter under attack by its own robot workers. With a draining battery mechanic instead of lives, Assault Android Cactus+ challenges you to think fast and shoot faster. Charge head first into an army of refitted robots, transforming stages and massive boss showdowns.
- Anodyne, Nnooo – £8.99 (€9.99)
Immersed in a moody, dream-like soundtrack explore a world full of natural, urban and abstract environments, solving puzzles and defeating enemies…with a broom! Inspired by old-school 16-bit adventure classics, take part in a deep and wonderful journey exploring a large overworld and many quirky, challenging and fun dungeons to find out what awaits you in Young’s subconscious.
- Braveland Trilogy, Ellada Games – £12.14 (€13.49) until 6th March 2019, normally £13.49 (€14.99)
Braveland Trilogy is a turn-based game inspired by old-school strategies with hexagonal battlefield. The story will take place in a hand-drawn world and cover many interesting places and characters. Various warriors will join your army – archers, scouts, healers, footmen, arbalesters and more.
- Johnny Turbo’s Arcade: Super Real Darwin, FTE Games – £7.03 (€7.99)
The inhabitants of the planet Lakya unwittingly unleash the planet’s life force known as Evol. As the released Evol drifts from planet Lakya, it is received by the inhabitants of the nearby planet Cokyo; the people of Cokyo initiate the Shlohe project, a plan to use their captured Evol to develop advanced biologic ships and weapons to invade planet Lakya. The inhabitants of Lakya retaliate the Cokyo invasion by using their own evolving fighter ships.
- Ninja Village, Kairosoft – £8.99 (€10)
The shogun has fallen from power, plunging the land into chaos as feuding feudal lords scramble to take his place. But the shogun has an ace up his sleeve: you! As the head of a leading ninja clan, it’s up to you to rally your followers and help unify Japan! As their fearless leader, you’ll need to train your fellow ninjas in the ways of modern 16th-century warfare–including the use of those newfangled matchlock guns! Assign them to infantry, cavalry, and other units to form an army fit for a shogun!
- The LEGO Movie 2 Videogame, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment – £34.99 (€39.99)
The alien monster invaders have left Bricksburg in ruins and taken Emmet’s friends! It is now up to Emmet and a host of heroic characters to go beyond their world and save their friends from the strange inhabitants of the Systar System. Journey into outer space, discover new worlds, and test your Master Building skills.
- Trials Rising, Ubisoft – £19.99 (€24.99)
Explore over-the-top action and physics-bending motorcycle racing in the latest opus of the Trials franchise. All new features, more competitions and more tracks means new challenges. Ride challenging tracks around the world – from the Great Wall of China and New York City to the Eiffel Tower and everywhere in between. With the new hilarious Tandem Bike, get your friends and try to control one bike with two riders. Includes Jungle Rider Pack, Wild West Rider Pack, Samurai Item Pack and Stuntman Rider Pack as a pre-order bonus.
- Trials Rising – Digital Gold Edition, Ubisoft – £29.99 (€39.99)
Includes the Game and 55+ tracks with the Expansion Pass! Get an additional 55+ tracks with the Expansion Pass: Explore the American southwest and go on wild rides in Trials Rising Sixty-Six; Go on an epic adventure below the equator in Trials Rising Crash & Sunburn, globe-trotting in exotic locations; Cut up the competition while you sport The Samurai Item Pack; Defy the laws of gravity with The Stuntman Rider Pack. Includes Jungle Rider Pack, Wild West Rider Pack, Samurai Item Pack and Stuntman Rider Pack as a pre-order bonus.