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
- A Winter’s Daydream, Sometimes You – $5.99 (available Tuesday 8th October)
A boy returns to his countryside home after spending half a year in the city, only to discover the unimaginable… his elderly grandmother has transformed into a cute young girl! Hijinks ensue.
- Aldred: Knight of Honor, QUByte Interactive – $1.99 (available Tuesday 8th October)
In Knight of Honor, you are Aldred, the most powerful swordsman of the divine flame, passing through innumerable obstacles and war bosses to rid the kingdom of great evil. To progress in the game you need to be careful, each monster must be faced in a different way, switching weapons and spells can help you a lot. The amount of obstacles increases at each level, so it is imperative that you get some potions and upgrades on the merchant.
- Arcade Archives Scramble, Hamster Corporation – $7.99
Scramble is a shooting game released by Konami in 1981. Players control a space fighter with a limited fuel supply as they battle enemies and try to destroy the enemy base. Konami has produced many masterful shooting games like Arcade Archives’ favorite Gradius, but Scramble is the original that started it all.
- Asphalt 9: Legends, Gameloft – Free (available Tuesday 8th October)
Asphalt 9: Legends features an extensive roster of real hypercars from renowned manufacturers such as Ferrari, Porsche, Lamborghini, and W Motors. Pick your dream ride and race across spectacular locations around the world. Leave your friends in the dust and become a legend in your own group or break your limits to achieve worldwide glory.
- Beats Runner, FuryLion Group – $6.99 (available Friday 4th October)
Beats Runner is a bite-sized retro-cyberpunk rhythm action platform game. Just follow the beats and rush forward! Caution for the spikes and traps! Rush forward and collect as many stars and coins as possible! Unlock unique characters for more fun, and level up for more challenges!
- BurgerTime Party!, XSEED Games – $19.99 (available Tuesday 8th October)
Welcome to Peter Pepper’s grill, where the party never ends! Make massive burgers while avoiding edible enemies across over 100 stages stuffed with platforming puzzles and arcade action. Dining solo? We have a carefully curated menu of single-player stages to enjoy. If you’re looking for a cooperative challenge, then we invite you to join forces with up to three friends and form the ultimate munch squad!
- Call of Cthulhu, Focus Home Interactive – $39.99 (available Tuesday 8th October)
1924. Private Investigator Pierce is sent to look into the tragic death of the Hawkins family on the isolated Darkwater Island. Soon enough, Pierce is pulled into a terrifying world of conspiracies, cultists, and cosmic horrors. Nothing is as it seems. Sanity is an irregular bedfellow, all too often replaced by whisperings in the dark. Strange creatures, weird science, and sinister cults dominate the Cthulhu Mythos, intent on realizing their mad schemes to bring about the end of everything.
- Candleman, indienova – $14.99
Candleman is an action-adventure story entwined with low-light gameplay. Acting as a little candle who can burn for only 10 seconds, players will venture through unsettling darkness. Struggle to overcome obstacles based on the mechanics of light and shadow. Explore a wide range of enchanted environments while seeking distant light. Unveil the hidden treasure that concerns us all.
- CASE: Animatronics, OOO Valnat – $19.99
CASE: Animatronics – scary and challenging first-person stealth horror with animatronics. Control of the police department is in the hands of anonymous hacker. Just stay alive…
- Community Inc, tinyBuild Games – $14.99 (available Friday 4th October)
As a new Manager, build a happy community and trade with other races… for profit. Yes, that’s right, we need their happiness so we can power up our portals. The Lings, your workers, will obey you and help you with your village. But beware, they can cause a lot of problems too. If this is not enough, there are other creatures that will try to do the same, they can trade, fight or help you. Oh, don’t forget about the weather and some unexpected events.
- Crazy Mini Golf Arcade, Planet Entertainment – $4.99 (available Monday 7th October)
It’s time to get into the mini swing of things with Crazy Mini Golf 2! Choose from 4 differently themed worlds and 18 fun and challenging holes in each world. With the ability to customize your golf avatar from your head to your shoes with thousands of possibilities, great multiplayer mode, this might possibly be the most fun you’ve ever had on a miniature golf course!
- CROSSNIQ+, Future Memory – $7.99 (available Friday 4th October)
CROSSNIQ+ (CROSS-neek plus) is a “y2k aesthetic” arcade puzzle game, featuring a late 90s-inspired futuristic visual style – and serving up brain-bending, lightning-fast gameplay straight from the golden age of arcade puzzle games!
- Cubixx, Ghostlight – $7.49
Cubixx is a fast-paced action puzzle game that sends high scoring, combo chasing gameplay to the third dimension! Think you’re ready to take on the cube? Then fire up your Cubot’s laser and cut your way across 50 Arcade levels in non-stop retro-inspired action!
- DODGE HARD, Vanguard – $20 (available Tuesday 8th October)
Dodge Hard is a new shooting game that combines RPG level-up system with bullet hell shooting. Play as a cute Pixel Art Character and find items to save the girl!
- Double Switch: 25th Anniversary Edition, Limited Run Games – $14.99 (available Saturday 5th October)
Originally developed by Digital Pictures and released in 1993, Double Switch has been completely rebuilt, bringing it to a level of video quality never before seen. You control a state-of-the-art security system wired into the building where you take part in the many simultaneous sub-plots as you sleuth to solve the ultimate mystery. Should you capture or protect the mansion’s weird and wild inhabitants and intruders?
- Fault: Milestone One, Sekai Games – $14.99
Follow Selphine, the bubbly Princess and her sharp-witted Royal Guardian, Ritona, on their journey of a lifetime back to their homeland of Rughzenhaide.
- Freecell Solitaire Deluxe, Baltoro Games – $8.99
Freecell Solitaire is form of Solitaire (or Patience) where nearly all deals are winnable, making it more of a game of skill than luck. It is the perfect game to help you relax and have fun.
- Galaxy Champions TV, Silesia Games – $6.99
Galaxy Champions TV is a top-down closed arena shooter inspired by the classic arcade game Smash TV. Get powerful weapons and power-ups, kill huge amount of enemies, level up, unlock upgrades and beat all the bosses to become the champion of the most violent TV show of all time! Are you ready to become the Champ?!
- Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered, Saber Interactive – $29.99 (available Friday 4th October)
The beloved and critically acclaimed Ghostbusters video game is back and remastered for Nintendo Switch! Strap on your proton pack once again and join the Ghostbusters on the adventure with the voice and likeness of the original crew as you battle to save New York!
- Hexagroove: Tactical DJ, Ichigoichie – $29.99
Hexagroove combines elements of strategy, rhythm, and action games in a unique blend of self-expression. Your goal as a DJ is to combine musical loops in real-time to regulate a virtual audience’s energy, working them into a state of euphoria with your artistic skills. The action swings from contemplative to frantic as you move between song sections in one of ten dance music genres.
- Junior League Sports, Planet Entertainment – $4.99 (available Monday 7th October)
Get ready for some fun sports action with Junior League Sports. Play alone or challenge friends to games of soccer, basketball or ice hockey. The better you play, the more skill points you build up to pull off spectacular moves and lead your team to victory. Choose from up to eight different teams to play with or put yourself in the action with the NuYu character editor.
- Minefield, Vertical Reach – $4.49 (available Monday 7th October)
Minefield is a modern-day re-imagining of a classic game. Work your way through a board avoiding all the mines, keeping track of your best time in three difficulty modes.
- Neo Cab, Fellow Traveller – $19.99
Stay human in a world overcome by automation. Play as Lina, one of the last human drivers-for-hire on the streets of Los Ojos. Your friend and only lifeline has gone missing. With no money and nowhere to stay, the only thing you can do is keep driving. Choose what passengers to pick up and how you engage with them to learn their stories. Balance your own emotional wellbeing with the needs of your pax as you strive to keep your perfect rating, and your job. Maybe someone in this city can help you with your own story?
- One Night Stand, Ratalaika Games – $4.99 (available Friday 4th October)
In One Night Stand, explore the stranger’s bedroom and seek out clues to identify who she is and what brought you both together. You may resort to some unusual methods to find the answers you’re looking for, but try not to prod and pry too much – a nosy guest quickly becomes an unwanted one!
- Reventure, Pixelatto Games – $9.99 (available Tuesday 8th October)
One hundred different endings. Choose your path, every decision leads to a new ending. Will you find the real one? Is there such a thing? Only one way to know…
- Rimelands: Hammer of Thor, QubicGames – $9.99 (available Friday 4th October)
Rimelands: Hammer of Thor is a turn-based RPG set in a unique world where steampunk meets Norse mythology. You’re Rose Cristo – a young treasure hunter on a quest to unveil a mystery behind a new enemy that arrives up into your world. On your way, you uncover a truth about your heritage and stop the threat that could destroy the world.
- Soulslayer, Navila Software Japan – $9.99
Yao Xiu is an ordinary young lady from a noble family. Yet it pains her to stay in the household where she doesn’t fit in. Her only way out is through marriage and starting a new family. Now, her with wedding approaching she is killed, unexpectedly, right on the eve of her big day. As Yao Xiu reopens her eyes right after her ‘death’. She finds herself trapped in a time loop—forcing her to live through the same day over and over, surviving and dying again and again.
- Stellatum, Sometimes You – $14.99 (available Wednesday 9th October)
You are playing for an extraterrestrial race that has just become ready to conquer outer space. Whole story begins with the fact that you are going to destroy a comet that threatens your planet. An unforeseen event happened that dragged you into the midst of the battles. But everything may not be what it seems.
- Teddy Gangs, Sabec – $9.99 (available Friday 4th October)
Teddy Gangs is a fun, fast-action fighting game where you have to beat the fluff out of the any teddy that dares to challenge you, so be ready to stand up to hordes of evil teddy bears, but be warned this is not going to be a fluffy affair.
- The Alliance Alive HD Remastered, NIS America – $49.99 (available Tuesday 8th October)
Experience the world of The Alliance Alive HD Remastered game in a new light! New visuals, an updated interface and more await you in this epic tale of trials and triumphs. Humanity has been shattered by invading Daemons from another realm. To reclaim their home, an unlikely fellowship of heroes will band together to spark a fiery revolution. Explore various Daemon-controlled realms, awaken your inner strength in the heat of battle and form alliances to amass a force strong enough to stand against the invading forces.
- The Tiny Bang Story, Ellada Games – $9.99 (available Friday 4th October)
Life on Tiny Planet was calm and carefree until a great disaster occurred – Tiny Planet was hit by a meteor! The world fell apart and now its future depends only on you! Use your imagination and creativity: in order to restore Tiny Planet and help its inhabitants, you will have to fix a variety of machines and mechanisms as well as solve puzzles in each of the five chapters of this game.
- Tic-Tac-Letters by POWGI, Lightwood Games – $7.99
Tic-Tac-Letters is a single-player logic puzzle based on tic-tac-toe. Begin by placing letters so that there are no more than two Xs or Os consecutive in a row or column. Then continue with new letters and larger and more challenging puzzles.
- Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince, Modus Games – $29.99 (available Tuesday 8th October)
The Trine series returns to the magic of 2.5D with Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince! The three heroes of the best-selling adventure series are back, sent on a quest to retrieve the troubled young Prince Selius. Amadeus the Wizard, Pontius the Knight, and Zoya the Thief are joined together once again on a thrilling quest through fantastical fairytale landscapes teeming with danger.
- Trine: Ultimate Collection, Modus Games – $49.99 (available Tuesday 8th October)
Join Amadeus the Wizard, Pontius the Knight, and Zoya the Thief on a journey across a forsaken and ruined kingdom. Bound to a mysterious artifact called Trine, the three unlikely heroes use their unique skills to battle the undead, navigate treacherous environments, and solve challenging physics-based puzzles across a collection of perilous quests in this best-selling adventure series. Through the first three titles, the protagonists come to discover, understand, and seek to control the powers bestowed upon them by Trine.
- Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair, Team17 – $29.99 (available Tuesday 8th October)
Yooka & Laylee are back in a new platform hybrid adventure! They must run, jump and roll their way through a series of challenging 2D levels, face a puzzling Overworld and rally the Royal Bee-tallion to take down Capital B and his Impossible Lair.
Nintendo 3DS Games
- Pinball Breakout 4, nuGAME – $6.99
Pinball Breakout is a breakout game that 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.