Nintendo eShop Releases This Week: 2nd April 2020 (North America)

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This week’s Nintendo eShop releases for North America are in, delivering new games for Nintendo Switch as well as plenty of discounts across all platforms.

Nintendo eShop Sales

April showers bring spring sales! Nintendo eShop is blooming with deals! Pick up some great Nintendo Switch games that are on sale now! For a limited time only, learn more on Nintendo of America’s website.

Nintendo Switch Downloadable Content

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order Expansion Pass – Pack 3: Fantastic Four: Shadow of Doom, Nintendo
It’s Doctor Doom vs. Marvel’s first family. This new pack lets you assemble your Ultimate Team with the addition of Mister Fantastic, Invisible Woman, Human Torch and The Thing as playable characters. Fight through a new story campaign that takes your team of Marvel Super Heroes through the kingdom of Latveria for a showdown with Doctor Doom. Will Doom prevail by unleashing cosmic forces the likes of which have never been seen? The Fantastic Four may be the only ones who hold the key to victory.

Nintendo Switch Games

Cat Girl Without Salad: Amuse-Bouche, WayForward
Blast everything that moves in this genre-defying action extravaganza! Take control of Kebako, a cat-eared intergalactic bounty hunter, as she patrols the galaxies with her faithful companion Squiddie in search of ridiculous space criminals.

Convoy: A Tactical Roguelike, Triangle Studios (available Wednesday 8th April)
Presented in pixel art and set in a future post-apocalyptic setting, Convoy is a squad based tactical roguelike in its core. You travel with your combat vehicles and convoy across a wasteland to find parts needed to repair your broken spaceship. During your journey you will encounter strangers in randomized scenarios by picking up radio signals.

Curious Expedition, Thunderful
Curious Expedition is a roguelike expedition simulation set in the late 19th century. Take the role of famous historical personalities and venture forth on expeditions to unexplored regions on a quest for fame, science and, of course, fortune!

Disaster Report 4: Summer Memories, NIS America (available Tuesday 7th April)
In the shadow of a massive earthquake, you must brave a destroyed city where your choices will determine who survives.

Drift Zone Arcade, Awesome Industries (available Friday 3rd April)
Welcome to the world of drifting! The smell of burned rubber, the roar of 500 bhp engines and the style you have never seen before! Take part in two types of competition and win high cash prizes and reputation points needed to climb up the career ladder. Buy new cars, upgrade them and drive the wheels off them in diverse tracks. 

Galaxy of Pen & Paper +1 Edition, Plug In Digital (available Wednesday 8th April)
Create your own game master and RPG party, as they roleplay, explore distant planets in their imagination, fight weird aliens and save the galaxy in the era of dial-up internet and floppy disks!

Good Job!, Nintendo
As the clumsy child of a CEO, you must climb the corporate ladder, one wacky puzzle at a time. Complete tasks in multiple ways as you experiment with interactive environments – a projector can be wheeled gently through an electric door … unless, of course, you want to catapult it through a wall. You may knock over a priceless item or two in the process, but as long as you get the job done, you’re one step closer to reaching the executive suite! Solve challenging puzzles, alone or in two-player mode, in this hilarious new game from Nintendo.

Grimvalor, Direlight (available Tuesday 7th April)
Grimvalor is an award-winning hack-n-slash action-platformer with compelling combat mechanics and exploration. Slice your way through the hordes of darkness and face King Valor’s guardians as you delve deep into this darkvania!

Horror Bundle Vol. 1, Digerati
One bundle, three very different horror experiences This pack includes: Paranautical Activity, Uncanny Valley and Slain: Back from Hell.

HyperParasite, QubicGames (available Friday 3rd April)
A rogue-lite twin-stick shooter that never plays the same twice. Collect and control 60 different characters as the body-snatching alien Parasite with a grudge against humanity.

In Other Waters, Fellow Traveller (available Friday 3rd April)
Play as an Artificial Intelligence guiding a stranded xenobiologist through a beautiful and mysterious alien ocean. A non-violent sci-fi story, enter a world of wonder, fear and vulnerability, unraveling the history and ecology of an impossible planet. What will you discover together?

Junk Jack, Pixbits
Make the world truly yours in Junk Jack! A relaxing 2D sandbox where you can explore, build and survive in randomly generated procedural worlds, full of monsters and hidden treasures!

Lost Artifacts, 8Floor Games
Set off with Claire on an adventure through the uncharted continent of the casual strategy game Lost Artifact . Get ready for 40 vivid levels, lots of different objectives, increasing difficulty, a fun plot, and a unique world and captivating gameplay for any age. Build a city and manage resources, restore ancient statues, use powerful magic and draw power from holy places. With its simple controls and easy training, you’ll be playing like a pro in no time.

MazM: Jekyll and Hyde, CFK
MazM: Jekyll and Hyde is a darkly entertaining adventure game based on the classic 1886 novel The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson, in which you’ll tackle the mystery from a totally new angle!

Pen and Paper Games Bundle, Plug In Digital (available Wednesday 8th April)
Get the three successful and award winning games Knights of Pen & Paper + Knights of Pen & Paper 2 + Galaxy of Pen and Paper in this discounted bundle!

Pocket Harvest, Kairosoft
Cultivate crops with love, ranging from crisp lettuce to succulent strawberries, and refine them into prizewinning produce to bring orders from the local grocers flooding in. Adorable animal friends will lend a helping hoof too, providing milk, wool, eggs, and more!

Random Heroes: Gold Edition, Ratalaika Games (available Friday 3rd April)
The Earth is being invaded by terrifying aliens! It’s up to you and a bunch of random heroes to save the day and stop the invasion! Shoot and jump your way through over 108 levels to stop the alien menace and bring peace to the planet. Will you be able to survive?

Rascal Fight, Coconut Island Games
Rascal Fight is a casual battle arena brawler with a magical twist. You’ll play as a rascal running wild in an environment filled with contraptions where you battle it out against your opponents.

Snakeybus, Digerati
Snakeybus is an absurd arcade-driving game and frantic score-chasing experience where the biggest danger is yourself! Wind through city streets, pick up as many passengers as you can and deliver them to their destination to increase your score AND the length of your bus!

The Otterman Empire, Tri-Heart Interactive
You must gear up, strap on your jetpack and travel across the galaxy in havoc causing, party game mayhem! With rapidly changing game modes, 8 customisable characters and game changing hazards, no round of The Otterman Empire will ever be the same!

Towertale, Keybol Games (available Wednesday 8th April)
Towertale is a 2D, story-driven action game that has a heavy focus on boss battles. Fight your way up the elusive Tower and challenge the bosses of each level. Unveil the mystery that lies up in its peak. Play four different stories and unlock multiple endings. Join Lionel, Faindrel, Lord Snicklefritz and “Dark Echo” in their quest to get to the top!

Ubongo, USM (available Wednesday 8th April)
In this fast-paced game, you’ll need to use your wits to solve a puzzle of various shapes as quickly as possible. Download the ultimate puzzle fun and see how quickly you can turn these puzzles around.

WordHerd, Nellyvision
Take a break with Mia and zone out of the daily grind with chilled gameplay and absorbing wordplay. Help Mia call the lost animals home before nightfall. Learn some modern, obscure and comic meanings as you try to beat your longest, rarest and highest scoring words through the ninety levels of word detective animal rescue.

Alex Seedhouse
After starting out with a Yellow Game Boy and a copy of Donkey Kong Land, Alex once hid in his room to play The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time one Christmas. Now he shares his thoughts on Nintendo Insider, keeping track of everything to do with Nintendo.
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