Nintendo eShop Releases: 8th August 2019 (Europe)
This week’s Nintendo eShop releases for Europe are in, delivering new games, demos, and add-on content for Nintendo Switch – as well as plentiful discounts across all platforms.
Nintendo Switch Add-On Content
- BQM -BlockQuest Maker-: 1st DLC “Samurai Era,” Wonderland Kazakiri
- Dragon Ball FighterZ: Janemba, Bandai Namco Entertainment
- Dragon Quest Builders 2 – Modernist Pack, Nintendo
- FIA European Truck Racing Championship – Indianapolis Motor Speedway Track, Bigben Interactive
- Flick Erasers: Party Pack, SAT-BOX
- Pic-a-Pix Pieces: 15×15 Pieces Pack 8, Lightwood Games
- Pic-a-Pix Pieces: 20×20 Pieces Pack 8, Lightwood Games
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum’n’Fun! – Ainokatachi feat.HIDE(GReeeeN), Bandai Namco Entertainment
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun! – Gold Armor, Bandai Namco Entertainment
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum’n’Fun! – “Kishiryu Sentai Ryusoulger,” Bandai Namco Entertainment
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum’n’Fun! – Song “Anatato Turattatta♪,” Bandai Namco Entertainment
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum’n’Fun! – Song “Butter‐Fly,” Bandai Namco Entertainment
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum’n’Fun! – Song “Marigold,” Bandai Namco Entertainment
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum’n’Fun! – Tatsujin Challenge Pack 6, Bandai Namco Entertainment
- WorldNeverland – Elnea Kingdom: Sunflower Interiors Pack Set, althi
Nintendo Switch Demos
- Cadence of Hyrule – Crypt of the NecroDancer Featuring The Legend of Zelda, Nintendo – Free
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.
- Super Mega Baseball 2: Ultimate Edition, Metalhead Software
Rookie or baseball purist, Super Mega Baseball 2 packs a mode for everyone. Compete in ranked matchmaking (1v1), dominate friends in arranged matches (1v1, 2v1, 2v2), take on the AI (solo, local co-op, online co-op), and make it your own with deep team and league customization – all kept fair by Ego, the genre’s most flexible difficulty system.
Nintendo Switch Games
- #RaceDieRun, QubicGames
#RaceDieRun is an arcade racing game in which you pilot extremely fast ships. Easy controls meet a challenging gameplay in a #Race that perfectly executes the “easy to learn, hard to master” saying. You will #Die many times. But you will want to improve, repeat, #Run and gain a huge satisfaction from it.
- Arcade Archives X Multiply, Hamster Corporation
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!
- Damsel, Screwtape Studios
Cause distress in this fast-paced, challenging action platformer! Speed through dozens of missions as Special Agent Damsel, the first and last line of defense against the seedy world of corporate vampires. Rescue hostages, disarm bombs, hack servers and dispatch the undead with precision, speed, and style. Balance frenetic action with split-second choices, and pay attention, you never know where the next vamp will come from.
- DC Universe Online, Daybreak Game Company
DC Universe Online is now on Nintendo Switch! Join thousands of other players in this free-to-play, massively multiplayer online action game set in the popular DC universe. Channel your inner hero or villain by creating a unique, customizable character with a variety of superpowers. Experience thrilling, fast-paced battles alongside and against DC characters including Batman, Wonder Woman, Superman, The Joker, and more.
- Doughlings: Invasion, Hero Concept
Doughlings: Invasion promises a fun gaming experience to gamers of all ages with the innovations it brings to the shooting genre.
- Epic Clicker Journey, Ultimate Games
Experience your epic journey. Visit 20 mysterious lands and face the monsters that live there. Collect items and experience that will allow you to develop your character and be more effective in combat. Make the defeated creatures help you during the journey. Meet the bravest warriors and conquer the most dangerous lands together.
- FIA European Truck Racing Championship, Bigben Interactive
The European Truck Racing Championship is one of the most spectacular and challenging motor racing competitions. The driving difficulty and many unique race features have been faithfully reproduced with the KT Engine (WRC). In ETRC, 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.
- Grave Keeper, Forever Entertainment
Become a hero and fight against the biggest enemies. Fight and improve the main character to hunt down monsters, dark skeletons, mages and other villains in deepest dungeons.
- Neverlast, Sabec
Stop the demon invasion by destroying the three runic portals before it’s too late in this fast-action first-person fantasy game! Armed with more than twenty spells and seven different swords you have to eliminate the demons as quickly as possible as each second that passes the lightning that spawns the demons increases in intensity which makes more and more demons spawn.
- Oh! Edo Towns, Kairosoft
Erect houses, castles, and all manner of medieval marvels with a touch of the finger–rewriting the pages of history as you see fit. Strategically place compatible buildings to make “combos,” boosting your Yield to become the best castle town in all the land!
- Our Flick Erasers, SAT-BOX
Flick! Bump! Knock off! Play the super fun Flick Erasers, alone or with all your friends!
- PictoQuest, Plug In Digital
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…
- Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition, Versus Evil
Take your party on the ultimate role-playing experience, Pillars of Eternity finally comes to Nintendo Switch! Created by the masters at Obsidian Entertainment, Pillars of Eternity released to critical acclaim and dozens of awards on PC. Now the fantastical world, tactical combat, and unforgettable storyline can be taken anywhere you go. Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition includes all the additional content from the PC version, including the DLC and expansions. The game has been optimized to play comfortably in front of your TV with controllers or in handheld mode.
- Pix the Cat, Playdigious
Put your reflexes to the test and scratch your head with Pix the Cat! This critically acclaimed intense arcade game is sure to leave you on the edge of your seat! Your mission is simple: collect all the ducklings and lead them to a safe zone!
- Quench, Axon Interactive
Help Shaman, the young Elephant leader, convince the other animal tribes to join her. Protect your herds as they are beset by flood, fire, drought, and the dark smokebeasts that have spread across the land. Control the environment to guide herds of animals and restore their home in this colourful narrative puzzle game!
- Sagebrush, Ratalaika Games
Inspired by real-world cults, Sagebrush is a first-person narrative-driven adventure game which thrusts players into the role of a truth-seeker who must investigate the tragic circumstances of the Perfect Heaven cult.
- Shadows 2: Perfidia, Ultimate Games
Explore a darkened office complex and uncover the truth behind the horrifying events that have befallen its inhabitants. Play as one of two characters with unique storylines, monster encounters, and gameplay challenges. Navigate a multi-story maze that grows scarier, harder, and more twisted as you struggle to escape the madness.
- Subdivision Infinity DX, Blowfish Studios
With more than 30 engaging story missions and side-quests spanning several star systems, Subdivision Infinity is an action-packed journey brimming with dogfights, boss battles, and more set against the stunning wild outer reaches of the cosmos.
- Sudoku Universe, indienova
Sudoku – is a logic-based, combinatorial number-placement puzzle. The objective is to fill a 9×9 grid with digits so that each column, each row, and each of the nine 3×3 subgrids that compose the grid (also called “boxes”, “blocks”, or “regions”) contains all of the digits from 1 to 9.
- Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet Complete Edition, Bandai Namco Entertainment
Packed to the rim with content, the Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet Complete Edition includes the main game, three DLC packs, the expansion Dissonance of the Nexus, and bonus in-game items. Now on the Nintendo Switch!
- Tactics V: Obsidian Brigade, FNG Studios
Tactics V: Obsidian Brigade is a retro-style tactical turn-based video game in homage to console tactical RPGs from the 1990s. It’s set in an in-house fantasy setting with its own lore and magic, and it also uses techniques to convert to a 2D isometric look from 3D assets.
- Taimumari: Complete Edition, Victory Road
Retro-style platform game in keeping with the best traditions of games of our childhood! Take control of the Himari, the young female wizard travelling across various ages to settle the balance in time across the whole world!
- Tap Skaters, Forever Entertainment
Most fun, challenging and addictive downhill skateboard racing you’ve ever played! Slide, grind and downhill on your skateboard or scooter. Level up your room and rise to fame. Be faster than your friends, challenge them and yourself!
- The Escapists 2 – Game of the Year Edition, Team17
STOP! Yes, you there! You are under arrest on suspicion of escaping from prison! You have the right to remain silent and absolutely no right to go and enjoy The Escapists 2: Game of the Year Edition! Including all 11 prisons from the base game and all Escapists 2 DLC and impenetrable penitentiaries such as Wicked Ward and the Glorious Regime!
- The Forbidden Arts, Stingbot Games
When the hero of the game, Phoenix, seeks the counsel of a druid to make sense of his visions, she awakens the latent pyromancy within him. This begins an epic journey from Phoenix’s humble beginnings as he seeks to master the element of fire.
- The Pyraplex, Kairosoft
Transcend the boundaries of space and time to construct a colossal new wonder of the world in this pyramid-building adventure! Make history with the Pyraplex, a desert oasis of commerce and culture far ahead of its time. You may attract visitors ranging from Aztec chiefs to Roman centurions to wayfarers even further from home. Cultivate trade with these civilizations and more to enrich your culture as well as your coffers.
- Turok 2: Seeds of Evil, Nightdive Studios
Having defeated the Campaigner, Turok throws the Chronocepter into a waiting volcano to destroy it. Unfortunately the blast awakens an even deadlier force – The Primagen. Once again a Turok is tasked with restoring peace to the land and stopping the Primagen from merging Earth with the nether world.
- UglyDolls: An Imperfect Adventure, Outright Games
Robots are cool when they’re blinking lights and zooming by with their sleek metallic finish. In UglyDolls: An Imperfect Adventure, a whole horde of robots are on the loose and taking over Uglyville trying to make it “perfect!”
- Welcome to Hanwell, Steel Arts Software
Hanwell, once a safe haven from the horrors of the world, now a cesspit of anomalous scum. Explore a dense open world of terror, every building a unique location with its own story to tell. There is something deeply unsettling about Hanwell. Unexplained noises, something in the corner of your eye or laying just beyond the shadows create an atmosphere that will keep you constantly on edge.
- Wordsweeper by POWGI, Lightwood Games
A crossword puzzle solved using logic and deduction. This new word game draws inspiration from the classic puzzle “minesweeper”, and is exclusive to POWGI!
Nintendo Switch Game Pre-Orders
- Dead by Daylight, Behaviour Interactive
Ever wished to play as one of the characters from your favourite horror movies? Dead by Daylight is a 1v4 multiplayer game that allows you to choose between playing an unstoppable Killer and one of four Survivors trying to evade a gruesome death. This edition includes 9 killers and 10 survivors to choose from and 3 cosmetic packs.
- Everdark Tower, KEMCO
One day, the time has stopped across the world. Invited by a girl seeking help in the dream, you will be heading for the Curren Town. Solve the mysteries of the clock tower which marked the first passage of time in history, and retrieve the time. Dungeons are full of puzzles and gimmicks. Solve the puzzles, get the treasures and go deeper! Spot the enemy’s weak points and move the gimmicks. This time the game system stimulates your wits!
- Gun Gun Pixies, PQube
Tiny but mighty aliens have come to Earth to learn about humans and save their own mother world! Be stealthy and defeat squids and bosses as you help the two pixies complete their missions and repair their social issues with their planet Pandemo!
- Lines Infinite, Nestor Yavorskyy
Lines Infinite is a Numberlink-based puzzle game involving finding paths to connect colored tiles in a grid.