Nintendo eShop Releases This Week: 9th January 2020 (North America)

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This week’s Nintendo eShop releases for North America are in, delivering new games for Nintendo Switch and New Nintendo 3DS – as well as plenty of discounts across all platforms.

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Great deals this week! Check out the full list of deals available this week on Nintendo of America’s website.

Nintendo Switch Games

140, Carlsen Games – $4.99
140 is an IGF award-winning rhythm platformer with a minimalistic style and abstract, colourful graphics. Use the rhythm to overcome challenging obstacles controlled by an energetic electronic soundtrack.

Aborigenus, Drageus Games – $4.99
Invaders enslaved your peaceful tribe. The best fighters were sent to save your beloved and relatives but nobody ever returned. It’s now your turn to save the flying islands from the enemy. Choose who you are – a shaman, a warrior or a hunter. You are the last hope of your fellow tribesmen.

Arcade Archives Penguin-Kun Wars, Hamster Corporation – $7.99
Penguin-Kun Wars is an action game released by UPL in 1985. Set in the village’s original sports Dojiball tournament, unique animal characters face off across the table to throw a ball 10 times at each other. The winner is the first side to throw all of the balls out of their area. Launch yourself through heated ball-battles, and aim for first place in the tournament.

Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist of Dusk DX, Koei Tecmo – $39.99 (available Tuesday 14th January)
The promise begins. The Dusk series, a trilogy of RPG titles from Gust’s popular Atelier series, tells the story of a world on the verge ruin, told from the perspective of its unique characters. The first title in the series Atelier Ayesha is now available as a deluxe version.

Atelier Dusk Trilogy Deluxe Pack, Koei Tecmo – $89.99 (available Tuesday 14th January)
A trilogy of alchemy themed titles from the Atelier series, characteristic for its gradually dilapidating Dusk world and the fascinating characters that inhabit it. With character designs by Hidari, the Dusk world is richly depicted.

Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky DX, Koei Tecmo – $39.99 (available Tuesday 14th January)
The promise is entrusted to two alchemists. The Dusk series, a trilogy of RPG titles from Gust’s popular Atelier series, tells the story of a world on the verge ruin, told from the perspective of its unique characters. The second title in the series Atelier Escha & Logy is now available as a deluxe version.

Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea DX, Koei Tecmo – $39.99 (available Tuesday 14th January)
A story of two girls fulfilling their wishes. The Dusk series, a trilogy of RPG titles from Gust’s popular Atelier series, tells the story of a world on the verge ruin, told from the perspective of its unique characters. The third title in the series Atelier Shallie is now available as a deluxe version.

Cooking Tycoons: 3 in 1 Bundle, Baltoro Games – $12.99
Cook tons of delicious meals from all over the world and become the best chef in the city! Cook hundreds of tasty dishes with all the possible kitchen appliances and countless ingredients. Try it all: coffee makers, juice machines, pizza ovens, frying pans, fryers and ice cream machines.

Demolish & Build 2018, Ultimate Games – $14.99 (available Wednesday 15th January)
Your company is going global. Use big machines to demolish huge buildings or go close and personal and use your hammer. Buy land properties, upgrade your machines and hire workers in different parts of the world.

Drunk-Fu: Wasted Masters, Rust0 Games – $9.99
Drunk-Fu: Wasted Masters is a ludicrous physics based ragdoll brawler with over the top combat, online multiplayer and customizable characters.

Invisible Fist, Pineapple Works – $9.99
Create a billion-dollar startup, try to pay off your student loans or wait in the line for Food Stamps… And fight the Invisible Fist of the Free Market in this Late Capitalism Card Game!

Jump Gunners, BoomBox – $9.99 (available Monday 13th January)
Who knew jumping with guns would be this much fun! Includes 80+ levels of insane action with multiple themes, fully destructible terrain and procedural level content.

Nicky: The Home Alone Golf Ball, QUByte Interactive – $0.99
Nicky is a fun and challenging strategy game in which you have to carefully calculate your movements to get to the end of the course. Each time you play, you improve your skill which enables you finish the challenge in fewer movements.

Sir Eatsalot, Behind The Stone – $12.99
You are the righteous and corpulent Sir Eatsalot. Sally forth on an epic quest to track down Hysterica, a mean old sorceress who has poisoned Gluttington Kingdom with sour lemonade, and put an end to her shenanigans in this mouthwatering adventure platformer.

Squidlit, Squidlit Ink – $1.99 (available Tuesday 14th January)
Every day is a wonderful day for invertebrates! Squidlit is a little platformer that strives to be an exact recreation of the favourite handheld of the early ’90s.

Super Mega Space Blaster Special Turbo, Bare Knuckle Development – $4.99 (available Tuesday 14th January)
A modern take on the retro arcade shoot ’em up (shmup). Super Mega Space Blaster Special Turbo is an addictive, fast-paced space shooter with bullet hell elements, loads of unlockables, and leaderboards to climb. 

Technosphere, Ultimate Games – $14.99
Atlas Corporation is mining crystals in the core of an asteroid in the orbit of the Earth. Due to a failure in the asteroid systems, orbit correction was disabled. Only the Technosphere is able to reload the asteroid system and restore the orbit. You have 10 hours to save the earth from disaster!

THOTH, Carlsen Games – $4.99
From the creator of the award-winning ‘140’ comes THOTH, an intense and challenging arcade shooter. Each stage will put your puzzle solving and finesse to the test, as the arena changes, surprising you with new mechanics to wrap your mind around.

Nintendo Switch Pre-Purchase

Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore, Nintendo – $59.99 (available Friday 17th January)
Explore a hyper-stylish Tokyo bursting with music, pop idols and danger when the Fire Emblem series and ATLUS games collide on the Nintendo Switch system. The Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore game has additional character stories, more battle elements and a new song. For those who want to slay rogue spirits as soon as the game launches, pre-purchase is now available.

New Nintendo 3DS Games

Silver Falls: 3 Down Stars, Sungrand – $25.99
Silver Falls: 3 Down Stars offers a suspenseful, tensely paced Storyline Campaign for players looking for a classic, survival horror challenge. When players want to flex some muscle, the Frontier Fighters game mode features RPG style loot collecting, levelling up, skill customization, and weapon upgrading.

Alex Seedhouse
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