This week’s Nintendo eShop releases for Europe are in, delivering new content on Nintendo Switch, Wii U, and Nintendo 3DS – as well as plentiful discounts.
Special Offers – Nintendo Switch
- NBA 2K18, 2K Games – £38.49 (€48.99) until 27th November 2017, normally £54.99 (€69.99)
- NBA 2K18 Legend Edition, 2K Games – £50.99 (€59.99) until 27th November 2017, normally £84.99 (€99.99)
- NBA 2K18 Legend Edition Gold, 2K Games – £95.99 (€119.99) until 27th November 2017, normally £119.99 (€149.99)
- Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap, DotEmu – £12.59 (€13.99) until 30th November 2017, normally £17.99 (€19.99)
Special Offers – Wii U
- Absolutely Unstoppable MineRun, Yappa Pie – £1.59 (€1.97) until 30th November 2017, normally £2.99 (€3.59)
- Gravity Badgers, Wales Interactive – £1.49 (€1.49) until 14th December 2017, normally £4.99 (€4.99)
- Midnight 2, Petite Games – £1.43 (€1.59) until 30th November 2017, normally £1.79 (€1.99)
Special Offers – New Nintendo 3DS
- 36 Fragments of Midnight, Petite Games – £2.15 (€2.39) until 30th November 2017, normally £2.69 (€2.99)
Special Offers – Nintendo 3DS
- Cats and Dogs 3D – Pets at Play, Treva Entertainment – £9.99 (€9.99) until 7th December 2017, normally £24.99 (€24.99)
Nintendo Switch Add-on Content
- Antiquia Lost – Battle Encounter Bead, KEMCO – £1.79 (€1.99)
- Antiquia Lost – Boost Bead Set, KEMCO – £4.49 (€4.99)
- Antiquia Lost – Experience Value Crystal, KEMCO – £4.49 (€4.99)
- Antiquia Lost – SP Crystal, KEMCO – £2.69 (€2.99)
- Antiquia Lost – Skill Level Crystal, KEMCO – £2.69 (€2.99)
- Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition – MINECON Earth 2017 Skin Pack, Mojang – Free
- Nights of Azure 2: Side story – The Foreigner in a Wonderland of Sweets, Koei Tecmo Europe – Free
- Rocket League – Aftershock, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.99)
- Rocket League – Back to the Future Car Pack, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.99)
- Rocket League – Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Car Pack, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.99)
- Rocket League – Chaos Run DLC Pack, Psyonix – £3 (€3.99)
- Rocket League – Crate Unlock Keys x1, Psyonix – £1.12 (€1.26)
- Rocket League – Crate Unlock Keys x5, Psyonix – £3.75 (€4.22)
- Rocket League – Crate Unlock Keys x10, Psyonix – £7.52 (€8.45)
- Rocket League – Crate Unlock Keys x20, Psyonix – £15.04 (€16.91)
- Rocket League – Esper, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.99)
- Rocket League – Fast & Furious ’70 Dodge Charger R/T, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.99)
- Rocket League – Fast & Furious ’99 Nissan Skyline GT-R R34, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.99)
- Rocket League – Hot Wheels Bone Shaker, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.99)
- Rocket League – Hot Wheels Twin Mill III, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.99)
- Rocket League – Marauder, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.99)
- Rocket League – Masamune, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.99)
- Rocket League – Proteus, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.99)
- Rocket League – Revenge of the Battle-Cars DLC Pack, Psyonix – £3 (€3.99)
- Rocket League – Supersonic Fury DLC Pack, Psyonix – £3 (€3.99)
- Rocket League – The Fate of the Furious Ice Charger, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.99)
- Rocket League – Triton, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.99)
- Rocket League – Vulcan, Psyonix – £1.50 (€1.99)
- The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – French Voice Pack, Bethesda Softworks – Free
- The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – German Voice Pack, Bethesda Softworks – Free
- The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Italian Voice Pack, Bethesda Softworks – Free
- The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Russian Voice Pack, Bethesda Softworks – Free
- The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Spanish Voice Pack, Bethesda Softworks – Free
Nintendo Switch Game Pre-orders
- Portal Knights, 505 Games – £24.99 (€29.99)
Leave the familiar world behind and step into the fantastic unknown with Portal Knights, a cooperative 3D sandbox action-RPG! Level up your character and craft powerful gear to defeat your enemies in real-time tactical combat. Explore dozens of randomly-generated islands and restore peace to a world torn apart by The Fracture.
- Unepic, unepic fran – £7.19 (€7.99) until 14th December 2017, normally £8.99 (€9.99)
Daniel was just an average guy. He was a great video game player, a big fan of sci-fi movies, and a novice RPG player. In the midst of an RPG, he was teleported to a castle. At first, Daniel believed that he was having a massive hallucination. Eager to keep playing within the RPG to create his own adventure, he decides to go along for the ride until his delirium comes to an end.
Nintendo Switch Games
- ACA NEOGEO Karnov’s Revenge, Hamster Corporation – £6.79 (€6.99)
Karnov’s Revenge is a fighting game released by Data East in 1994. Thirteen combatants have once again gathered to compete in the Great Grapple. The Weak Point system allows for enjoyable and deep combat.
- Aces of the Luftwaffe – Squadron, HandyGames – £13.49 (€14.99)
Every end is a new beginning! When Europe seemed to be freed, a secret German commando called The Aces of the Luftwaffe took their chance to strike back and invade the USA! It’s your duty to restore peace and liberty by climbing aboard deadly wings of steel and fight against their fearsome war machines in bombastic air battles! Experience an epic storyline and survive the bullet hail above US coasts and cities! Command your wingmen, fight as a team, fight as a squadron!
- Antiquia Lost, KEMCO – £11.69 (€12.99)
Edelstein, a world inhabited by three tribes, was a site of the Great Battle in the past. Today, the world is at peace due to the three tribes’ cooperation. But dark clouds are gathering over the future of the world that everyone thought would go on forever… It’s time for Bine and his friends to discover the truth of the history of the world!
Antiquia Lost is a fantasy RPG featuring beautiful 2D turn-based battles. Become the master of the battlefield by using the characteristics of the three tribes, Fai, Ruta and Eeth. The half-slime heroine, Lunaria, eats gems to grow and even mimic monsters’ powerful attacks. Customize the heroine as you wish to deal with strong enemies!
- Batman – The Telltale Series, Telltale Games – £39.99 (€44.99)
The billionaire and the bat: enter the fractured psyche of Bruce Wayne and discover the powerful and far-reaching consequences of your choices as the Dark Knight. In this gritty and violent new story, you’ll make discoveries that will shatter Bruce Wayne’s world, and shake the stability of a corrupt Gotham City to its very foundations. At your disposal is the sophisticated genius of Wayne and the fearsome skills of the Batman. What happens next is entirely up to you. Includes all five episodes of the first season.
- Ginger: Beyond the Crystal, Badland Games – £17.99 (€19.99)
A world destroyed by a crystal explosion, a mysterious threat hanging over its inhabitants, and a goddess who creates a hero. This is Ginger: Beyond The Crystal. The towns are devastated and their inhabitants disappeared, but there is still hope. Ginger must re-establish the connection with the goddess by purifying corrupted crystals that have spread throughout the worlds. It won’t be easy; the worlds are full of enemies and traps across 15 different levels. Luckily, you will not be alone. Some characters will give you special abilities that will help you solve puzzles and defeat your enemies. There are three different worlds to discover, each one with its own enemies and incredibly fun bonus levels to test your skills.
- Green Game: TimeSwapper, iFun4all – £2.69 (€2.99)
You are a master of time. You can set it to past, present and future. Use this power to help a mechanical bird complete its extremely important mission of collecting the knowledge about a mysterious green world. This is not an easy task, as the bird moves on its own, and you cannot stop it. Control time to activate and deactivate various mechanisms, to make sure the bird reaches the cage without dying.
- Ittle Dew 2+, Nicalis – £26.99 (€29.99)
Sassy adventurer Ittle and her reluctant flying fox friend Tippsie are back for their greatest adventure ever! Stranded on yet another island and armed with a magical map, our heroes explore the three-dimensional landscape in search of valuable loot. Can they find the eight scattered pieces of the raft that could be their ticket home? The island’s mysterious residents range from cordial to downright hostile, so Ittle will need to use both force and her wits in equal measure. She’ll have to solve a wide variety of puzzles in order to gain access to all of the island’s darkest corners and recover the booty stashed therein.
- L.A. Noire, Rockstar Games – £44.99 (€49.99)
A dark and violent crime thriller set against the backdrop of 1940’s Los Angeles. Amid the post-war boom of Hollywood’s Golden Age, Cole Phelps, an LAPD detective is thrown headfirst into a city drowning in its own success. Corruption is rampant, the drug trade is exploding, and murder rates are at an all-time high. In his fight to climb the ranks and do what’s right, Phelps must unravel the truth behind a string of arson attacks, racketeering conspiracies and brutal murders, battling the L.A. underworld and even members of his own department to uncover a secret that could shake the city to its rotten core.
NOTE: MicroSD card (sold separately) required to download the game; see Software Details for required free space. Insert MicroSD card before beginning the download. Minimum 60 MB/sec read speed required.
- Lumo, Rising Star Games – £19.99 (€19.99)
Witness the rebirth of a genre in Lumo – a classic isometric adventure with a modern twist for gamers young and old alike! A modern take on the long-lost isometric platform genre, Lumo can be enjoyed by anyone looking for an absorbing, challenging and rewarding adventure. But for those who lived through the golden age of video games – the 80s and early 90s – or know about the games and culture from that time, layer upon layer of nods, winks and touches to those times help build upon an experience that’s as heart-warming as it is exciting!
- RiME, Grey Box – £29.99 (€34.99)
In RiME, you play as a young boy who has awakened on a mysterious island after a torrential storm. You see wild animals, long-forgotten ruins and a massive tower that beckons you to come closer. Armed with your wits and a will to overcome — and the guidance of a helpful fox — you must explore the enigmatic island, reach the tower’s peak, and unlock its closely guarded secrets.
- RIVE: Ultimate Edition, Two Tribes Publishing – £11.46 (€12.74) until 30th November 2017, normally £13.49 (€14.99)
Blast your way through insanely spectacular battles in this hard, fast and hilarious action game. Better than ever on Nintendo Switch!
- Rocket League, Psyonix – £15.04 (€19.99)
Winner or nominee of more than 150 ‘Game of the Year’ awards, Rocket League is a high-powered hybrid of arcade soccer and driving with rewarding physics-based gameplay. Take to the pitch for a fully-featured offline season mode, multiple game types, casual and competitive online matches, and special “Mutators” that let you change the rules entirely. Express yourself with one of the deepest customization systems around and battle opponents on other platforms with ground-breaking cross-platform play!
- Super Putty Squad, System 3 Software – £14.99 (€14.99)
Jump, bounce, squidge and stretch your way to victory as you help Putty save his kidnapped friends from certain death in this classic gaming platformer with over 100 levels. Super Putty Squad is a no-holds-barred retro gaming experience brought to life for the modern gamer combined with an all-new tutorial mode for supreme playability. Tutorial mode guides you through the opening stages, offering hints and tips on how and when to utilise Putty’s arsenal of moves and equipment.
- The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Bethesda Softworks – £49.99 (€59.99)
The legendary open-world adventure where you can be anyone and do anything, now allows you to play anywhere – at home on your TV or on the go. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim for Nintendo Switch includes all-new exclusive features like motion control for combat and lockpicking, outfits and gear from The Legend of Zelda franchise, and amiibo (sold separately) compatibility. Take down enemies with the Master Sword, protect yourself with the Hylian Shield or look heroic in the Champion’s Tunic. Skyrim also includes all official add-ons – Dawnguard, Hearthfire, and Dragonborn.
- VVVVVV, Nicalis – £8.99 (€9.99)
It’s the game that’ll have you walking on the ceiling and looking up at the floor! VVVVVV is a challenging 2D action/platformer with one deceptively simple gameplay mechanic: Without the ability to jump, Captain Viridian must rely on inverting gravity to advance through hundreds of rooms and solve the puzzles he encounters therein. This love letter to the days of 8-bit home computer games features amazing retro gameplay, a genuinely classic visual aesthetic and an earworm chiptune soundtrack created by Swedish musician Magnus Palsson.
- Xenoraid, 10tons – £8.09 (€8.99) until 23rd November 2017, normally £8.99 (€9.99)
Xenoraid is an exciting shooter game with classic action and modern features. Intercept the alien threat in missions that play out differently every time. Pilot skilfully to line up devastating bursts of fire. Switch between four fighters during combat to bring in the best weapons for each situation. Upgrade, repair and enhance your squadron between missions. Bring down huge alien capital ships in hectic boss fights. Put your skills to the ultimate test in three endless survival missions with online leader boards!
Wii U Add-On Content
- Minecraft: Wii U Edition: MINECON Earth 2017 Skin Pack, Mojang – Free
Wii U Games
- RTO, nuGame – £7.99 (€8.99)
The enemy has struck. They approach rapidly. Your team is outnumbered and low on ammo. It’s only a matter of time until it’s all over. Take control of a six-man team and fight your way through multiple levels with the odds against you. RTO is a side-scrolling FPS survival horror game with permadeath.
Nintendo 3DS Add-On Content
- Culdcept Revolt – Spider, NIS America – Free
- Swapdoodle – Bird and Snowman Stationery Set, Nintendo – Free until 13th December 2017
- Swapdoodle – Shades of Blue Set, Nintendo – £1.79 (€1.99)
- Swapdoodle – Shades of Pink Set, Nintendo – £1.79 (€1.99)
- Swapdoodle – Shades of Red Set, Nintendo – £1.79 (€1.99)
Nintendo 3DS Demos
- Phil’s Epic Fill-a-Pix Adventure, Lightwood Games – Free
Create beautiful pixel art as you reveal 100 amazing photographs from Phil’s epic trip around the world! Fill-a-Pix is a new picture logic puzzle from the makers of Pic-a-Pix Colour, but with huge, scrollable puzzles up to 100 squares wide, you’ll reveal pictures much larger and more detailed than ever before!
Nintendo 3DS Games
- Pokémon Ultra Moon, The Pokémon Company – £39.99 (€44.99)
- Pokémon Ultra Sun, The Pokémon Company – £39.99 (€44.99)
Pokémon Ultra Sun and Pokémon Ultra Moon offer an alternative story taking place in the same world as Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon, as well as new Pokémon that didn’t appear in Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon. There will be additional elements to let you enjoy your adventure even more.
Ominous dark clouds are spreading in the sky above the Alola region, the setting of Pokémon Ultra Sun and Pokémon Ultra Moon. In these adventures, a story unfolds on a grand scale, with the Legendary Pokémon Solgaleo, Lunala, and Necrozma at its centre. Secrets about Necrozma and the Alola region – undisclosed in the previous games – will come to light.
Bonus until 10th January 2018: Download code for 12 Quick Balls for Pokémon Ultra Sun for Nintendo 3DS. The download code is valid until 30th November 2018.
Nintendo 3DS HOME Themes
- Pokémon: Necrozma, Nintendo – £1.79 (€1.99)