This week’s Nintendo eShop releases for North America are in, delivering new content on Nintendo Switch, Wii U, and Nintendo 3DS – as well as plentiful discounts.
Nintendo eShop Sales
Great deals this week! Check out the full list of deals on Nintendo 3DS and Wii U available this week on Nintendo of America’s website.
Nintendo Switch Demos
- Oceanhorn – Monster of Uncharted Seas, FDG Entertainment – Free
Explore the islands of Uncharted Seas, a world filled with many dangers, puzzles and secrets. Fight monsters, learn to use magic and discover ancient treasures which will help you on your quest. Use all your wits and skill to unravel the mysteries of the ancient kingdom Arcadia and sea monster Oceanhorn.
Nintendo Switch Games
- 88 Heroes – 98 Heroes Edition, Rising Star Games – $29.95
It’s 8:08am on 8th August 1988, and the evil Dr. H8 has brought the world to the brink of total annihilation! His demands are simple: pay $88 octillion within 88 minutes, or Dr. H8’s 88 thermo-nuclear warheads will wipe out the Earth! But who will save us in our time of need? The bravest? The boldest? No… the 88 Heroes (plus ten of their friends)!
- ACA NEOGEO The King of Fighters ’95, Hamster Corporation – $7.99
The King of Fighters ’95 is a fighting game released by SNK in 1995. In addition to the character of popular work such as Fatal Fury and Art of Fighting in the sequel title of the previous work “KOF ’94”, Yagamian will participate as the rival of the main character Kyo Kusanagi. With the team edit function installed, it became possible to form a team with the player’s favourite character.
- Don’t Knock Twice, Wales Interactive – $12.49 (available Tuesday 17th October)
Don’t Knock Twice is a first-person horror game based on a psychologically terrifying urban legend. To save her estranged daughter, a guilt-ridden mother must uncover the frightening truth behind the urban tale of a vengeful, demonic witch.
- Neon Chrome, 10tons – $14.99
Neon Chrome is a ruthless top-down cyberpunk shooter with rogue-like elements. Experience a ruthless top-down cyberpunk shooter and blast your way through enemies and walls. Upgrade, enhance and build up your strength. The path to stopping the Overseer is ever changing.
- Putty Pals, Harmonious Games – $9.99 (available Wednesday 18th October)
Grab a friend and get squishy! Putty Pals is the ultimate co-op platformer, challenging two players to work together and overcome puzzles in a bright and beautiful world.
- Rogue Trooper Redux, Rebellion – $24.99 (available Tuesday 17th October)
A pioneering tactical shooter and landmark comic book adaptation, Rogue Trooper is back, remastered and revitalized in true high definition.
- Squareboy vs Bullies: Arena Edition, Ratalaika Games – $4.99
Squareboy vs Bullies is an old school beat ’em up by Rohan Narang that follows the titular Squareboy and his quest for Justice! For far too long the bullies have gone unpunished and with no one else to put them in their place, Squareboy finds himself standing up against them to do what is right, not just for himself, but for everyone the bullies victimized. Will you help Squareboy fight off the Bullies?
- The Flame in The Flood: Complete Edition, Curve Digital – $14.99
The Flame in the Flood: Complete Edition is a wilderness survival game in which a girl and her dog travel on foot and by raft down a procedurally-generated river. Scrounge for resources, craft tools, remedy afflictions, evade the vicious wildlife and, most importantly, stay healthy in a dangerous wilderness. This Complete Edition includes various gameplay enhancements and a Director’s Commentary mode.
- Unbox: Newbie’s Adventure, Merge Games – $29.99
The Global Postal Service is nearing bankruptcy! To save themselves, they have created self-delivering boxes. Play as the GPS’ latest cardboard creation, Newbie, as you attempt to save the day. Dress to impress with a massive range of over 40,000 combinations of hats, clothes accessories and funny faces. Explore huge worlds full of challenges, collectables and boxy boss battles as you compete against the dastardly Wild Cards!
- Wulverblade, Darkwind Media – $19.99
Help Britannia defeat the Romans in Wulverblade, a hardcore side-scrolling beat-’em-up game inspired by old arcade classics of the ’80s and ’90s. Go it alone or team up with a friend in local two-player co-op.* It’s time to show the Ninth Legion what you’re made of!
- Yono and the Celestial Elephants, Plug In Digital – $14.99
Many adventure games have a distinct lack of elephants … but that’s all about to change because Yono is here. The Yono and the Celestial Elephants game is a grand adventure, featuring carefully designed puzzles, treasure hunts, a sprinkling of combat and a world full of people. Play as a young elephant tasked to save a world he’s never seen before, and explore the rich history of a kingdom where humans, zombies and robots live side by side.
Wii U Virtual Console Games
- Digital Champ Battle Boxing (TurboGrafx-16), Konami – $5.99
Set in the near future, Digital Champ is a first-person-perspective boxing title that plunges players into the raw intensity of the ring! Determined to thwart Mother Computer’s plot to conquer mankind, you infiltrate the enemy’s domain, using your boxing skills to vanquish your foes.
- Legend of Hero Tonma (TurboGrafx-16), Konami – $5.99
Legend of Hero Tonma is an action game that puts players in control of the magic-user Tonma. Fight your way through seven stages using Tonma’s jump ability and shot power. Collect power-ups and barriers to grow in strength and pummel your enemies. Bring that strength to the end of each stage to face off against and defeat the menacing bosses that aim to keep you from the princess. This well-detailed game’s comic visuals and feel will have players wanting to come back for more frantic and exciting action.
- Motoroader (TurboGrafx-16), Konami – $5.99
Motoroader is a futuristic racing game that allows up to five players to compete against each other! Use the cash earned when you win a race to power up your machine! Not only can you change the Tire and Body of your vehicle, but you can also add Special parts!
Wii U Games
- Volgarr the Viking, Crazy Viking – $9.99
Volgarr the Viking possesses all the hallmarks of the true classics – simple controls, high challenge, and meticulous design – combined with hand-made pixel animation, an epic soundtrack, and buckets of blood. Flex your gaming muscles and step into the arena with Volgarr the Viking… or retire your gamer card. We dare you.
Nintendo 3DS Games
- Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth, SEGA – $39.99 (available Tuesday 17th October)
The Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth game chronicles the quest of a new adventurer as he or she attempts to reach the crown of the towering Yggdrasil Tree. Personalize your party to work to your advantage! With endless character customization, adventurers will cast and create their own party from four unique races and 10 different classes to explore the uncharted labyrinth.
- Little Adventure on the Prairie, Infinite Madaa – $2.99
Venture through 12 levels of pure slaughter and mindlessly try to kill all the monsters that are facing you. Want to finish the last level from the first time without dying? Try using the different items throughout the levels to overcome all the monsters and obstacles easier.
Nintendo 3DS HOME Menu Themes
- Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth Theme