This week’s Nintendo eShop releases for Europe are in, delivering new games and add-on content for Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS – as well as plentiful discounts across all platforms.
Nintendo Switch Add-on Content
- Pinball FX3 – Williams Pinball: Volume 4, Zen Studios – £8.99 (€9.99)
- Super Cane Magic ZERO: Secret Bonus Content, Intragames – Free
- Warframe: Esteem Pack II, Digital Extremes – £8.09 (€8.99)
- WorldNeverland – Elnea Kingdom: Wedding Equipments Set, althi – £2.69 (€2.99)
Nintendo Switch Demos
- Assault On Metaltron, Blue Sunset Games – Free
First action tower defense game where you power up your towers however you like. Play as Metaltron’s Defender Golem and build towers to defend your planet from the allied forces of humans and orc hordes. Game offers 40 levels of campaign that can be played solo or in coop and first ever Skirmish mode in tower defense games.
- Hob: The Definitive Edition, Perfect World – Free
From the creators of Torchlight and Torchlight II! Traverse and transform the mysterious world of Hob. This vibrant, atmospheric adventure game is set in a stunning and brutal world in disarray. As players delve into the mysteries around them, they discover a planet in peril. Can it be mended, or will the world fall further into chaos? Now with enhanced performance and features, only available on Nintendo Switch in this definitive edition.
- The World Next Door, VIZ Media – Free
An addictive mix of lightning-fast puzzle battles, powerful storytelling and immersive visual novel elements, The World Next Door follows Jun, a rebellious teen girl trapped in a parallel realm inhabited by magical creatures, who must find her way home before time runs out.
- Viviette, DYA GAMES – Free
Uncover the secrets and mysteries of Neuville’s Mansion. Test your logic against diverse puzzles, locate and use a variety of items, and don’t lose your sense of direction, as navigation itself becomes an obstacle in your path.
Nintendo Switch Games
- 30-in-1 Game Collection: Volume 2, Digital Bards – £13.49 (€14.99)
Six exotic islands filled with games and trophies are waiting for adventurers of all skill levels! Explore the islands solo, invite a group of friends over for some local co-op and competitive gameplay, or round up the troops for some wholesome family gaming! Race across island maps in a quest to be crowned Island Ruler!
- Ages of Mages: The Last Keeper, YFC games – £9.89 (€10.99)
Take the princess back! Ages of Mages: The Last Keeper is the perfect TPS beat ’em up game for a great weekend on your couch with family and friends. The kingdom is under attack and the princess has been taken! Can our four mages assume the responsibility of Guardian and reinvigorate the ages of the mages?
- Among the Sleep: Enhanced Edition, Soedesco – £24.99 (€24.99)
In the enhanced edition of this first person horror adventure, you step into the pyjamas of a two year old child creeping through a dark and distorted house. Find your missing mother as you wander through sinister and surreal surroundings ranging from a haunting playground to a lakeside cottage, with only a teddy bear by your side for comfort. Will you survive long enough to unravel the family secret and make it to the end of this pitch-black nightmare?
- Anarcute, Plug In Digital – £13.49 (€14.99)
These are dark times. A group of evil corporations has taken over the major cities of the world. They took control of the media, brainwashed the police and now shamelessly dictate the citizens’ lives from the heights of their skyscrapers.
- Animated Jigsaws Collection, Funbox Media – £22.49 (€24.99)
Complete moving jigsaw puzzles alone or team up with friends and finish them together! An easy-to-use interface such as separating edge and inner pieces makes solving puzzles fun and relaxing. Tackle the puzzles by yourself, or team up with friends and solve them together.
- Arcade Archives Alpine Ski, Hamster Corporation – £6.29 (€6.99)
Alpine Ski is an arcade sports game released by Taito in 1982. Hit the silver slopes and glide across 3 different stages! Look out for obstacles, other skiers, and snowmobiles. Nail the correct timing on the ski jump to score bonus points!
- Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons, 505 Games – £9.99 (€14.99)
Play with an all-new two-player mode for Nintendo Switch! Guide two brothers on an epic fairytale journey from visionary Swedish film director Josef Fares. Control both brothers at once as you experience co-op play in single-player – or team up with a friend through the heartfelt story.
- Chime Sharp, Chilled Mouse – £9.99 (€9.99)
Place pieces, paint the board, make music. Chime Sharp is a sequel to 2009’s Chime, a music puzzle game with an addictive, ambient heartbeat. You join shapes to cover a grid, while a beatline reads those shapes as notes. As you cover the board, the music builds to a beautiful crescendo of your own design.
- Cricket 19, Big Ant Studios – £49.99 (€49.99)
Earn World Glory At The Pinnacle Of Cricket! Play along through the mammoth summer of cricket with Cricket 19 – The Official Game of the 2019 Ashes. The complete cricket simulation from Big Ant Studios. Cricket 19 will allow you to lead the English to ODI and Ashes glory on home soil!
- Crypt of the Serpent King, Rendercode Games – £2.69 (€2.99)
Crypt of the Serpent King is a medieval first-person hack’n’slash dungeon crawler with roguelike elements. Explore large, randomly generated dungeons. Fight goblins, orcs, skeletons, giant spiders and all sorts of underworld creatures using melee and ranged weapons. Jump over lava pits and spike traps.
- Crystal Crisis, Nicalis – £26.99 (€29.99)
An all-star cast of heroes has gathered to test their mettle in Crystal Crisis, a cute and chaotic new color-matching combat game! Crystal Crisis is presented like a one-on-one fighting game, but instead of kicking and punching, players attack by arranging colorful falling crystals and clearing them from the screen.
- Desktop Table Tennis, SAT-BOX – £5.60 (€6.49)
- FUN! FUN! Animal Park, Numskull Games – £29.99 (€29.99)
If you go down to the zoo today, you’re sure of a big surprise! Join your lovable puppet guides on a tour of a park filled with animals, all itching to play some exciting mini-games with you!
- Gato Roboto, Devolver Digital – £6.11 (€6.79) until 6th June 2019, normally £7.19 (€7.99)
Pounce inside of your cozy armored mech and set off on a dangerous trek through an alien underworld full of irritable creatures and treacherous obstacles in a valiant effort to save your stranded captain and his crashed spaceship. Tiptoe outside the friendly confines of your technological marvel and follow your feline instincts through tight tunnels and mysterious waterways to scavenge for new weapons and gear. Adventure awaits the most curious of cats in Gato Roboto!
- Geki Yaba Runner Anniversary Edition, QubicGames – £2.69 (€2.99)
Turn into a raging force of destruction or a super speedy gnome to overcome Geki Yaba’s ultimate challenge. Do you have what it takes to save the princess in peril? Run like there’s gnome tomorrow! Join Bumb, Berzerk, and Speedster as they run, jump, fly, glide and break their way through the magical lands of Gnomia to reach their mysterious destiny.
- GoFishing 3D, Ultimate Games – £13.49 (€14.99)
GoFishing3D The Real Fishing is a realistic simulator game. We offer many big fishing areas, around which you can move freely, as well as sail across the water on your boat. We have a wide variety of hooks, baits and other fishing equipment. You can personalise your character: male and female characters available.
- Golem Gates, Digerati – £17.99 (€19.99) until 29th June 2019, normally £22.49 (€24.99)
Golem Gates is a post-apocalyptic sci-fi blend of action-strategy and card battler, pitting your conjured armies against otherworldly forces. Choose from 100 cards (known as Glyphs) and unleash diverse units, buildings, buffs, and more in tactical combat across single player, online co-op, and online competitive multiplayer.
- Happy Words, LAN-Games Eood – £8.99 (€9.99)
Happy Words is a word based real-time online multiplayer board game for 2 to 4 players in which you have to create new words based on existing ones. The object of Happy-Words is to score more points than your opponents. A player collects points by placing words on the game board. Each letter has a different point value, so the strategy becomes to play words with high scoring letter combinations.
- Kotodama: The 7 Mysteries of Fujisawa, PQube – £19.99 (€24.99)
Everyone has a secret. Everybody has a dark side. Investigate the secrets of Fujisawa Academy across seven visual novel chapters – where each chapter hides the truth to one of the seven mysteries. Nothing is as it seems! Kotodama intentionally plays on classic tropes and clichés to continually twist the story and surprise the player.
- Lapis x Labyrinth, NIS America – £26.99 (€29.99)
Help a struggling town recover from bankruptcy in an age of dwindling adventuring. Plunge into the mysterious Labyrinth while collecting more loot than you can ever imagine.
- Little Friends: Dogs & Cats, Sold Out – £39.99 (€49.99)
It’s time to meet your new Little Friends! These adorable puppies and kittens can’t wait to meet you in the first pet training game for Nintendo Switch! Play with up to 3 pets at once and own up to 12. Get to know their personalities and feed them their favourite food. Play with your pet using their favourite new toy or take them out for walks and compete in the flying disc tournament, using the Joy-Con motion controls or Nintendo Switch touch screen.
- Monkey Business, Sabec – £7.19 (€7.99)
Monkey Business is a fun and exciting platform game that will keep you at the edge of your seat for days to come, with 4 Worlds, 36 levels to complete winning won’t come easy. Jump, climb and fight with strange creatures, complete levels and open up new levels and World’s. Travel through this adventure and reach the final level to fight against the Big Boss, we dare you!
- Octogeddon, All Yes Good – £6.88 (€7.88)
You are Octogeddon, a massive mutant octopus with one mission: DESTROY the world! Grow more tentacles and evolve each of them into deadlier and deadlier weapons! Become the ultimate eight-legged killing machine!
- PixARK, Snail Games – £44.99 (€49.99)
Welcome to PixARK, a vast, wild world filled with vicious dinosaurs, magical creatures and endless adventure! To survive in this mysterious land, you must tame creatures both ferocious and cuddly, craft high tech and magical tools, and build your own base out of cubes.
- Ragtag Adventurers, Prime Time – £8.99 (€9.99)
Ragtag Adventurers is a boss rush game that pits 4 heroes against terrible monsters in Shared Screen Multiplayer. Play alone or with friends against challenging bosses that will put your skills to the test.
- Robot Squad Simulator, Ultimate Games – £13.49 (€14.99)
Become an elite pilot of special Robot Squad. Use specialized, remotely controlled robots, which you will control yourself. Deal with the hardest missions which can’t be performed directly by people due to the conditions. Human life and safety is in your hands!
- Season Match 2, Joindots – £8.99 (€9.99)
Unravel the mystery of the ice conspiracy and bring seasons back! The fairytale kingdom relies on you! On your way to victory there are 35 battle levels, 35 unique hidden-object games and seven minigames. Face your enemies while solving arcade logical puzzles.
- Selma and the Wisp, Ultimate Games – £7.19 (€7.99) until 14th June 2019, normally £8.99 (€9.99)
Selma and the Wisp is a platform game with a particularly eerie feel to it. Densely packed with logical puzzles and unexpected obstacles, innovative gameplay.
- Super Arcade Soccer, EnjoyUp Games – £4.40 (€4.89) until 18th June 2019, normally £6.29 (€6.99)
Super Arcade Soccer is a fun soccer game with arcade playability; direct, accessible control; and a wide range of actions, such as passing, centering, skill shots…
- TerraTech, Terra Tek Studios – £19.99 (€24.99)
Explore, build, craft and battle across alien worlds in this physics-based construction sandbox adventure. Design cars, tanks and planes from a huge library of blocks. Scavenge, craft and buy new parts in order to survive and become the ultimate planetary prospector.
- Vectronom, ARTE Experience – £8.99 (€9.99)
Feel like solving three-dimensional riddles to a frenetic electronic soundtrack? Let Vectronom inject its colorful madness into your life! It’s easy to get into the groove but can you stick to the beat?
- Warlock’s Tower, Ratalaika Games – £3.99 (€3.99) until 16th June 2019, normally £4.99 (€4.99)
Warlock’s Tower is a retro puzzler with elegantly designed levels around one simple rule – one move equals one life lost. Playing as mailman Tim, you must brave the tower and its complex rooms of maddening puzzles, in a bid to reach the top and deliver a peace offering to the Warlock.
- Watermelon Party, Bigosaur – £3.99 (€4.99)
Watermelon Party is an action puzzle game for 2-4 players where players compete against each other. Players are given tiles of different shapes and need to lay a path for their hero to walk across the map and collect all the watermelons.
Nintendo 3DS Games
- Timberman, Insane Code – £1.79 (€1.99)
Enter the digital forest and find out! Discover the Nintendo 3DS version of this classic, casual game – slice and dice trees in an arcade-style, challenge your friends and be the fastest timberman alive! Timberman now features a single player challenge, to test your skills, unlock all characters, and have fun with your friends!
Nintendo Switch Pre-Orders
- Duke of Defense, Hitcents – £8.03 (€9.37) until 19th June 2019, normally £11.99 (€13.99)
Build your towers, upgrade your skills, and slash more goblins than any Duke before.
- Hue, Curve Digital – £7.99 (€7.99) until 20th June 2019, normally £9.99 (€9.99)
In Hue you explore a dangerous grey land, unearthing coloured fragments on a journey to find your missing mother. As obstacles match the background, they disappear, creating new and exciting puzzles – full of peril, mystery… and colours unseen.
- Legend of the Tetrarchs, KEMCO – £12.14 (€13.49) until 7th June 2019, normally £13.49 (€14.99)
Free the light of courage to rip through the darkness! A fantasy RPG with turn-based battles and dungeons in beautiful pixel art! The holy sword that sealed away an ominous power has been drawn out and darkness starts to spill out across the land, mutating people into monsters. The four Tetrarch heroes of ancient times will meet a new band of brave warriors to slash through the darkness with the light of courage! What will they find beyond the chaos?
- 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!
- Red Siren: Space Defense, isTom Games – £8.09 (€8.99) until 3rd June 2019, normally £8.99 (€9.99)
Red Siren: Space Defense is a space war game with futuristic robots, tanks, spaceships, war mechas and huge battle machines! Enjoy the visuals, realistic effects, exciting battles, challenging missions…
- She and the Light Bearer, Toge Productions – £6.74 (€7.49) until 6th June 2019, normally £8.99 (€9.99)
Follow the Journey of the Little Firefly to seek The Mother deep inside the heart of the unknown forest! Though, this journey won’t be easy for such a bug. The Little Firefly has to earn the forest trust and prove their worth by solving riddles, challenges, and puzzles. Deeper into the forest, Our Little Firefly will learn the sacrifice of the forest, the horror of the Devourers, and the secret to awaken Mother.
- Summer Sports Games, Joindots – £17.43 (€19.99) until 6th June 2019, normally £21.79 (€24.99)
Be a champion! Prove your athletic skills and challenge your friends in twelve exciting disciplines! Master the athletic competition with intuitive and realistic movements. Who will finish on the podium?
- The Sushi Spinnery, Kairosoft – £8.99 (€10)
Expand your menu along with your conveyor belt by designing original creations to complement more classic fare. But it takes more than fine food to win customers over. Show your creative flair not only in sushi but in your business model by offering amenities ranging from salad bars to sumo rings. Make enough fans and you’ll unlock all new ingredients and amenities–and fresh possibilities with them!
- Tiny Derby, Triple Boris – £3.47 (€3.81) until 4th June 2019, normally £4.09 (€4.49)
Little critters compete in short and frantic races, and your role is to put hazards and boosts on the race track to hinder the bad guys and help out the good guys (the cute yellow ones). Good luck!
- Tyr: Chains of Valhalla, Ennui Studio – £8.99 (€9.99)
Tyr: Chains of Valhalla is a solid 2.5D retro action shooter platformer withfull of power-ups, robots, vikings and difficult bosses. Tyr: Chains of Valhalla is inspired by Norse mythology, more precisely, the Ragnarök! In a technological world where humanity depends on mega-corporations like Yggdrasil, big companies know no limits, competing for the global monopoly, and foes are at the order of the day; someone has to put a balance in the city.
- Warlocks 2: God Slayers, QubicGames – £15.99 (€17.99)
In God Slayers you take on the role of one of the members of The Order of Warlocks. This time around you’ll have to face a much bigger threat, than in the original game. By slashing hordes of shadow monsters in the past, Warlocks have angered the Gods, who now turned against them. In result, you can now either give up, ask for mercy and then quietly die, or you could release all your godlike powers instead and make the Gods pay for their betrayal.