This week’s Nintendo eShop releases for Europe are in, delivering new games, demos, and add-on content for Nintendo Switch – as well as plenty of discounts across all platforms.
Nintendo Switch Demo
The Legend of Dark Witch, Inside System
The Legend of Dark Witch is a 2D platform action game. Zizou can learn new attacks by defeating bosses. She will need every one of those attacks if she is going to save the world.
Nintendo Switch Downloadable Content
Bee Simulator Пакет озвучки – русский, Bigben Interactive
Bee Simulator Pacchetto lingua – Italiano, Bigben Interactive
Bee Simulator Pack de voces – Español, Bigben Interactive
Bee Simulator Pack de Langue – Français, Bigben Interactive
Bee Simulator Taalpakket – Nederlands, Bigben Interactive
Bee Simulator Voiceover-Paket − Deutsch, Bigben Interactive
Bridge Constructor Portal – Portal Proficiency, Headup Games
Go! Fish Go!: Characters Pack, Cool Small Games
Groove Coaster Wai Wai Party: Dempagumi.inc Pack, Taito
Groove Coaster Wai Wai Party: Touhou Project Arrangements Pack 1, Taito
Groove Coaster Wai Wai Party: UNDERTALE Pack, Taito
Groove Coaster Wai Wai Party: VOCALOID Pack 1, Taito
Let’s Sing 2020: Best of 80’s Vol. 1 Song Pack, Koch Media
Let’s Sing 2020: Best of 80’s Vol. 2 Song Pack, Koch Media
Let’s Sing 2020: Best of 90’s Vol. 1 Song Pack, Koch Media
Let’s Sing 2020: Best of 90’s Vol. 2 Song Pack, Koch Media
Let’s Sing 2020: Chart Hits Song Pack, Koch Media
Let’s Sing 2020: Legendary Hits Song Pack, Koch Media
Let’s Sing 2020: Party Classics Vol. 1 Song Pack, Koch Media
Let’s Sing 2020: Party Classics Vol. 2 Song Pack, Koch Media
Pandemic: On the Brink – Roles & Events, Asmodee Digital
Pandemic: On the Brink – Virulent Strain, Asmodee Digital
Pic-a-Pix Pieces: 15×15 Pieces Pack 11, Lightwood Games
Pic-a-Pix Pieces: 20×20 Pieces Pack 11, Lightwood Games
Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum’n’Fun!: Donder Pack -Lightning-, Bandai Namco Entertainment
Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum’n’Fun!: One Piece Anime Songs Pack, Bandai Namco Entertainment
WorldNeverland – Elnea Kingdom: Navy Fishing Coats Set, althi
WRC 8 FIA World Rally Championship: Alpine A110 (1973), Bigben Interactive
WRC 8 FIA World Rally Championship: Ford Escort MkII 1800 (1979), Bigben Interactive
WRC 8 FIA World Rally Championship: Lancia Delta HF Integrale Evoluzione (1992), Bigben Interactive
WRC 8 FIA World Rally Championship: Legendary Pack, Bigben Interactive
WRC 8 FIA World Rally Championship: RWD Legends, Bigben Interactive
WRC 8 FIA World Rally Championship: Senior Staff Members Unlock, Bigben Interactive
Nintendo Switch Games
Arcade Archives Yie Ar KUNG-FU, Hamster Corporation
Yie Ar KUNG-FU is an action game released by Konami in 1985. The main character, Oolong, joins a high-level kung-fu contest in order to avenge his father’s death. The game is one of the pioneers of the fighting game genre today. Players can enjoy authentic battles against martial artists who use different fighting styles.
Balthazar’s Dream, Dolores Entertainment
In his dream, Balthazar senses the presence of two entities. Recognizing one as Dustin he uses his nose to follow him, while the other presence lurks menacingly in the darkness. Balthazar is sure that it is here to take the boy away. With a loud bark, Balthazar embarks on a quest to save his owner, venturing through the dreamscape with love and determination only a dog can possess.
Beast Quest, Maximum Games
Embark on an epic action-adventure to save the Kingdom of Avantia from ruin. Based on the best-selling fantasy novels, Beast Quest comes to Nintendo Switch for the first time ever, with a rich, progressive storyline, vibrant settings, and an excess of compelling challenges.
Bee Simulator, Bigben Interactive
See the world through the eyes of a bee! Explore a world inspired by Central Park where you can take part in bee races, collect pollen from rare flowers and defy dangerous wasps. Play with friends or family in three game modes, including co-op and PvP on split screen. The hive awakens as the sun’s first rays warm the horizon. It’s time to test your wings, receive orders from the Queen and begin your first mission. And that’s just the start of your adventures. Humans want to cut down the tree that holds your hive, so your fate – and that of the whole swarm – rests on your tiny shoulders!
Biolab Wars, Forever Entertainment
Inspired by the 8-bit games and by the movies from the ’80s, your goal is to blow things up, defeat aliens and fight bizarre bosses in this platformer 2D with classic mechanics.
Color.Motif Deluxe, Kodobur Yazilim
Color.Motif Deluxe is an artistic puzzle game. It is a sequel of previous game award-winning Motif. Relaxing puzzle environment, create your color-motif with given pieces.
Draw Chilly, Hypetrain Digital
Draw Chilly is a hell of an arcade game where you take on the role of Vladimir and raise a city from the depths of Purgatory at the request of your employers, the Horsemen of the Apocalypse.
Fractured Minds, Wired Productions
Fractured Minds is an immersive artistic short game, exploring anxiety and mental health issues. Winner of the BAFTA Young Game Designers Award, Fractured Minds is a game created by 17-year-old Emily Mitchell, with the hope of aiding understanding and awareness of mental illness.
Galactic Defence Squadron, 4MB Interactive
Galactic Defence Squadron is a top-down endless twin-stick shooter built in Unreal Engine 4. Your only goal is to defend the mining vessel Ursa Major from wave upon wave of attacks!
Go! Fish Go!, Cool Small Games
Even fish lose their patience and try to escape from the aquarium. A team of five amazing fish embark on a daring adventure to escape from their young oppressors. Help them to trick and lose the pursuers. Every second counts.
Groove Coaster Wai Wai Party, Taito
Enjoy popular songs with your friends in an exhilarating rhythm experience! Ride a roller coaster of sound with simple controls, and get grooving in this exhilarating rhythm game.
Dig deep underground by shooting balls and breaking blocks to traverse your way to the core of planets. With only a certain number of shots per round and some blocks firmly fixed to the wall, thoughtfully strategize and aim the balls for maximum impact. Knockdown as many blocks as possible while collecting crystals for upgrades and getting deeper beneath the surface.
Labyrinth of the Witch, Orange Cube
Labyrinth of the Witch is a simple dungeon exploration RPG that anyone can play! Strategically use a multitude of items to tackle ever-changing dungeons.
Lots of Slots, Dispatch Games
Enjoy non-stop Las Vegas casino-style slots action with Lots of Slots! Start with 25,000 coins – win more with free bonus spins and huge rewards when you level up. Plenty of big wins, free spins and amazing themes to choose from. 15 different machines to play including, Gladiators, Aliens vs Slots, Cats and Dogs plus many more! Just sit back, spin and win, win, win!
Mad Games Tycoon, Toplitz Productions
Form your own game studio in the early 1980s starting in a small garage. Develop your own game concepts, create a team and develop megahit video games. Research new technologies, train your staff, upgrade your offices, moving up to bigger and better locations. Expand your business and dominate the world market for video games!
Mars Power Industries, SONKA
Set up power plants and supply power to your colony. Take your time and use strategy to get things up and running in proper order. Overcome obstacles the red planet throws your way and uncover an extraterrestrial mystery!
Overlanders, Run-Down Games
Battle it out in five-player multiplayer or rage through the Campaign. Overlanders delivers the futuristic, competitive racing experience of your dreams. Invite your friends and tear up the tracks together.
Perils of Baking, eastasiasoft
Perils of Baking is a 2D platforming love letter to its retro inspirations. You play as the younger of two brothers, famous for their baking. It’s up to you to stop your brother’s evil plans as he has given in to a dark artefact.
Pokémon Shield, Nintendo
Pokémon Sword, Nintendo
Get ready to discover Galar, an expansive region with diverse environments, from a peaceful countryside and contemporary cities to a thick forest and snow-covered mountains. The people and Pokémon who live here work together closely to develop the industries within it. Throughout your journey, you’ll have the opportunity to visit various Gyms in your quest to become Champion! You won’t be alone though, as Galar is home to newly discovered Pokémon that you can choose to be your very first partner!
Push the Crate, Polygon Art
Look no further! Push the Crate is a 3D transport puzzle game with 300 level with varying degrees of difficulty. From kid-friendly challenges to a real logistical mastermind, the game has puzzles for everyone. All you need to do is to transport the crates to their target positions and make sure you won’t get stuck.
Raining Blobs, Black Shell Media
Raining Blobs is a fast-paced arcade puzzle game based around matching falling blobs. This game will put both your fingers and mind to a test of raw skill.
Rocket Wars, Rooftop Panda
Shoot, Blast, Nuke, Shred, Lazer! Do all this to your opponents and more! High octane party gaming for 4 players!
Romancing SaGa 3, Square Enix
Once every 300 years, the Rise of Morastrum threatens the existence of our world. All born in that year are doomed to perish before its end. However, there came a time when a sole child did survive. He was using the power of death to conquer the world. Yet one day, he vanished. Another 300 years passed, and again a child defied fate. She came to be known as the Matriarch. It has been 300-odd years since the appearance of the Matriarch. Humanity now stands at the fulcrum between hope and despair. Will there be another child of destiny?
Scarlett Mysteries: Cursed Child, Artifex Mundi
Look for clues to the whereabouts of your father! As the protagonist tries to locate her missing father, a clue leads her to the train station next to Baronet Steameyer’s mansion and factory.
Some Distant Memory, Way Down Deep
Some Distant Memory is a hand-drawn story exploration game set 300 years after the apocalypse. You play an archaeologist named Professor Zay, joined by her companion, ARORA, a centuries-old AI capable of recreating human memories from scanned relics.
Sparklite, Merge Games
Sparklite is an action-adventure set in the whimsical and ever-changing land of Geodia. Battle foes in top-down action using an arsenal of gadgets, guns, and gear. Explore dangerous corners of the procedurally generated world, take down titans of the mining industry, and harness the power of Sparklite!
Squidgies Takeover, Giant Margarita
You control the Squidgies, hapless little blobs of adorableness, that need your help to escape their Momma’s tentacles and make their new home on planets across the galaxy. Find creative solutions to each level’s puzzles by making the Squidgies swing, fling, float, splat, stretch into tubes, and turn metallic. Some Squidgie powers can be combined together for even more mind-bending puzzle-solving techniques!
Sudoku Relax 3 Autumn Leaves, G-Mode
Let your mind take a break and refresh itself to the mind-soothing effects of Sudoku Relax 3. Choose from Easy, Normal, or Hard modes with over 300 puzzles.
Tactical Mind 2, Drageus Games
Enjoy the classic brain-teasing challenges offered by Chess but with entirely new rules and concepts to discover. Tactical Mind is one of the most innovative 1vs1 board games and you can now play the sequel – with 30 stages, enhanced visuals and brand new layouts to twist your perceptions!
The Unicorn Princess, Bigben Interactive
Befriend Unica the unicorn while exploring the real world and the world of dreams. You’re the only one who can help Unica save her world!
Thief of Thieves: Season One, Rival Games
In Thief of Thieves: Season One you play as a cat burglar using stealth, social engineering and team members to pull off some high profile heists across the world.
Woven, Alterego Games
Welcome to a world where woollen creatures once lived in peace. Stuffy is a well-meaning but rather clumsy stuffed animal that wanders the world alone. Glitch is a metal firefly that has lost its memory and identity. Was Stuffy left behind? Where did all these machines suddenly come from? And what does Glitch have to do with any of this? Join them on their journey through a world of wool, fabric and hidden dangers.
WRC 8 FIA World Rally Championship, Bigben Interactive
WRC 8 Deluxe Edition FIA World Rally Championship, Bigben Interactive
The WRC championship is the most challenging motor racing competition in the world. With the new dynamic weather system, climatic conditions have true-to-life effects: rain and snowfall is now an important game feature as variable traction, different set-ups for each stage, tyre choice and shrewd use of the weather forecasting team all need to be considered.
Yaga, Versus Evil
Smash, clobber and bash the murderous legends of Slavic mythology in this darkly funny action role-playing game that changes every time you play. Play as Ivan, a one-handed blacksmith with incredibly bad luck, who must take on the impossible tasks given to him by the tzar. All the while the mysterious witch, Baba Yaga, watches over Ivan’s fate. The world of Yaga is a world steeped in Slavic folklore and ancient Pagan beliefs. Featuring a head-bobbing Romanian hip-hop soundtrack from Subcarpați and striking, hand-drawn 2D artwork. Yaga is an authentic love letter to childhood fables from Romanian indie developer, Breadcrumbs Interactive.
Zen Chess Collection, QUByte Interactive
Zen Chess Collection is a collection of four minimalist chess puzzle games to test your skills in a series of 600 challenges, designed for experienced chess players and newcomers alike.
Nintendo Switch Pre-Orders
Bloo Kid 2, Headup Games (available 18th November)
After rescuing his girlfriend from the hands of the evil wizard, Bloo Kid and Pink Girl enjoy life with their newborn Pink Kid. But then, a whole new adventure starts just out of the bloo… Bloo Kid 2 is a classic 2D retro-style platformer experience with lovely designed pixel-graphics and a full chiptune soundtrack.
Castle of no Escape 2, QubicGames (available 22nd November)
Prepare yourself for the dangers of the cursed castle! Explore 6 x 6 x 6 = 216 rooms of randomly generated hazards and enemies in a retro adventure!
Electronic Super Joy, Hard Copy Games (available 28th November)
Electronic Super Joy is a platformer set in a world of pulse-pounding electronic music. Run, jump, smash and fly your way through weird and wonderful levels, with low-gravity, world rotation, giant monsters and swarming missiles.
Narcos: Rise of the Cartels, Curve Digital
Welcome to Colombia, 1980’s – the fires of El Patrón’s empire have been lit, its influence spanning borders, and expansion unabated. Influence and corruption is rife; cops, guards, politicians and those in between are falling into the pocket of the Medellín Cartel, and after years of production, America is finally taking notice. Narcos: Rise of the Cartels tells the story of the hit Netflix TV series, of the rise and fall of El Patrón. Choose your side and ally with the DEA or conversely side with the Narcos. Explore recognisable locations from the show and take a role in pivotal world-altering events and battles that will define and shift the war on drugs.
Pine, Kongregate (available 26th November)
Pine is an open-world action-adventure simulation game. Take on the role of Hue, a brave young adult who belongs to the last remaining tribe of humans on the island of Albamare. Find your way through an ever-changing world in which all creatures have lives, goals and quests of their own.
Tiny Gladiators, BoomBit Games (available 22nd November)
Tiny Gladiators swings you back and forth like a battleaxe: crush your rivals in 1-on-1 combat, then set out on your road to revenge, building up your magical arsenal as you seek your father’s killer. Now charge back into the fighting arena, armed with fearsome powers, to strike your rivals down!
Where the Water Tastes Like Wine, Serenity Forge (available 29th November)
Where the Water Tastes Like Wine is a Narrative-Adventure game about travelling, sharing stories, and surviving manifest destiny. Featuring gorgeous hand-drawn illustrations, Where the Water Tastes Like Wine combines 2D visuals with a 3D overworld US map.