Nintendo Download: 3rd September (North America)
The latest Nintendo Download update for North America has arrived, and it’s bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy!
Switch eShop – Highlights
NBA 2K21 (2K Sports, 4th Sep, $59.99) – The latest title in the world-renowned, best-selling NBA 2K series delivers an industry-leading basketball experience. With extensive improvements upon its best-in-class graphics and gameplay, competitive and community online features, and deep, varied game modes, the NBA 2K21 game offers one-of-a-kind immersion.
Spellbreak (Proletariat, out now) – Unleash your inner battlemage. When magic is forbidden and locked in the iron grip of the Vowkeepers, it’s up to you to resist and reclaim what’s yours. Harness the raw power of your gauntlets and tap into the unimaginable forces of the elemental planes. Soar into fierce battles, through floating islands and impossible terrain, to unleash the Breaker within. Form a party of powerful battlemages and vanquish other players to stand victorious in this multiplayer, action-spellcasting battle royale! Future updates will unlock new game modes.
Spinch (Akupara Games, 3rd Sep, $14.99) – Descend deep into a new ecology in this side-scrolling, psychedelic platformer teeming with multiple pathways, luminous levels and complex obstacles. Transcend the material realm and assume your true form as Spinch, a hyper-agile organism consumed by the quest to rescue its litter of missing offspring from an endless invasion of misshapen and malformed offbeats and oddities.
AVICII Invector (Wired Productions, 8th Sep, $19.99) – Belt up and blast into the rhythmic regions of unexplored space. Created in collaboration with the late superstar DJ, AVICII Invector is a pulse-pounding, frenetic rhythm-action experience.
Switch eShop – New Releases
Connection Haunted (No Gravity Games, 3rd Sep, $4.99) – Cl422IC Fp5 g4M3pl4y
Arcade Archives Super Dodge Ball (HAMSTER, 27th Aug, $7.99) – “Super Dodge Ball” is an action game released by Technos Japan in 1987. Players compete with powerful teams of the world, to become a Super Dodge Ball team of the world. In Japan, it was the second game with starring Technos Japan’s video game character ‘Kunio-kun’, following ‘Nekketsu Koha Kunio-kun’ (the Japanese version of ‘Renegade’).
ATOM RPG (ATENT GAMES, 4th Sep, $15.99) – In 1986 both the Soviet Union and the Western Bloc were destroyed in mutual nuclear bombings. You are one of the survivors of the nuclear Holocaust. Your mission – to explore the wild and wondrous world of the Soviet Wasteland.
Batu Ta Batu (2Awesome Studio, 4th Sep, $4.99) – Enter the world of Batu Ta Batu and slide tiles, combine them and send them to their matching color across 10 different game modes with hundreds of levels. Batu Ta Batu (“join and join” in Basque) is an exciting puzzle game where you can play solo or join other players for a crazy challenge.
BREAK DOT (CAERUX, 3rd Sep, $4.99) – Try clearing all 20 stages in a row. You can enjoy as speedrun challenge or highest score challenge. The secrets of this world wil appear as you move forward . . . Will you reach to the truth?
Dirt Trackin 2 (Flying Squirrel Games, 4th Sep, $9.99) – We’ve overhauled the engine to get you the latest cutting-edge physics and stunning 3D graphics for our high horsepower thrilling sport. Dirt Trackin 2 features all the fun elements in the original version and more.
Fantasy Tower Defense (Prison Games, 4th Sep, $4.99) – Hurry up! Go back to your castle before rushing enemies arrive there and defend it in the final battle! Customize your tactic depending on enemies you encounter with different towers, special skills and courageous reinforcements.
GEMINI ARMS (27th Aug, $9.49) – 50 years have passed since humans started living in space. Yet even in space, we keep fighting for resources and conflict develops between earthborn and spaceborn. Federal force has developed a huge laser weapon that could destroy colonies.
Good Pizza, Great Pizza (PM Studios, 3rd Sep, $7.99) – Do your best to fulfill pizza orders from customers while making enough money to keep your restaurant open. Upgrade your restaurant with new toppings, decor and kitchen equipment to compete against your pizza rival!
Here Be Dragons (Undefined, 3rd Sep, $17.99) – Here Be Dragons is a satirical turn-based strategy game featuring a unique “living map” graphics, where you lead a group of crazed captains. Christopher Columbus discovered the Americas in 1492.
Jelly Champs! (Art Games Studio, 3rd Sep, $11.99) – Lead your Jelly Champion to victory! Their movements may look clumsy but don’t be fooled by their appearances, cause they are real fighters! Knock down or eliminate your opponent to win the battle.
Lair of the Clockwork God (Size Five Games, 4th Sep, $19.99) – BEN is a die-hard, old-school Adventure game fan.He has one foot stuck in the 90s, and he’s happiest collecting any old junk he can lay his hands on, in hope of combining it all together to solve a satisfying puzzle.
Meganoid (Orange Pixel, 8th Sep, $8.99) – Meganoid is a challenging platformer, generating new levels on every play session. Find many items to enhance your character and his abilities while you descend down into the Meganoid space ship. Do you rush for the exit, or do you take your time to collect everything there is, barely escaping the security drones that will hunt you down if you linger.
Niche – a genetics survival game (Stray Fawn, 3rd Sep, $19.99) – Niche – a genetics survival game is a fresh blend of turn-based strategy and simulation combined with rogue-like elements. Shape your own species of cat/fox/bear/dog-like animals based on real genetics. Keep your animals alive against all odds, such as hungry predators, climate change and spreading sickness.
OkunoKA Madness (Ignition Publishing, 8th Sep, $14.99) – OkunoKA Madness is a platform game in which you play as KA, a blue-coloured hero who must save the world of souls from the evil hands of Os, his deadly enemy.
Paradise Killer (Fellow Traveller, 4th Sep, $19.99) – Paradise is an island that regenerates every few millennia. The psychic power that the alien worshipers within release into the universe is meant to feed and eventually resurrect their fallen deities. But this force also attracts undesired interest from demons, who eventually corrupt each island — until a new alternate reality is birthed by the Council.
Party Hard 2 (tinyBuild Games, 8th Sep, $19.99) – Welcome back to the extended Party Hard universe! Choose from hundreds of ways of dealing with noisy partygoers, incidentally destroy a drug syndicate, and save the Earth from an alien invasion. May the chickens be with you!
Retro Classix 2-in-1 Pack: Gate of Doom & Wizard Fire (27th Aug, $9.99) – Expect Double Trouble with this pack of 2 classic Data East titles at a great value price!
Retro Classix 4in1 Pack: Sly Spy, Shootout, Wizard Fire & Super Real Darwin (27th Aug, $15.99) – A super collection of 4 classic Data East arcade games, at a knockout price!
Roommates (Ratalaika Games, 4th Sep, $19.99) – Play as either rock god Max or book smart Anne as they make their way through the first year of their college experience. Between bitter tenured professors and a ridiculously distracting student body, it’s going to take everything they’ve got just to make it to year two. They’ll share their dorm life with four other tenants as they pick their class load, pick their jobs, and maybe even pick someone to have a little extra curricular fun with.
RPG Maker MV (NIS America, 8th Sep, $49.99) – An epic journey begins…with YOU! Become a master game developer with RPG Maker MV. With an arsenal of tools at your fingertips create elaborate, exciting, and memorable video games straight from your console! Then, share your adventures online with other players, who can enjoy your epic chronicles!
Secret Files 3 (Koch Media, 3rd Sep, $14.99) – It is supposed to be the happiest day of Nina’s life: her wedding to Max. But the groom is arrested in front of her eyes under suspicion of terrorism and disappears without a trace. Thus begins our heroine’s greatest adventure to date. Not only does she venture throughout the world, but she also journeys in her dreams.
Shaolin vs Wutang (Godspeed Games, 7th Sep, $9.99) – No flashy over the top effects, just combat influenced by classic Kung Fu films. The game features authentic fighting sounds from films and a licensed soundtrack with great music from classic kung fu movies. Shaolin vs Wutang is a real love letter to classic 70’s and 80’s Kung Fu cinema.
Sky Jaguar 2 (Vikalb, 1st Sep, $3.99) – Sky jaguar 2 is a frantic game that will test your reflexes as a player. Several alien races have risen to war, and only you can face the threat. You are the best pilot in the galaxy and this is a good time to prove it. No one is going to help you.
Solitaire Spider Minimal (Hook Games, 4th Sep, $2.99) – Play classic Spider Solitaire with 1/2/4 suits – Beautiful minimalist design, nothing will disturb you from puzzle.
Under the Jolly Roger (HeroCraft, 3rd Sep, $19.99) – Under the Jolly Roger is offering an ultimate ability to free roam three vast worlds filled with dozens of colonies and forts, hundreds of quests, and countless ships to plunder. You can trade, fight, explore on your own, or call friends to do the same together!
So that’s your lot for this week’s North American Nintendo Download. Go on, be a sport and drop a vote in the poll above, and comment below with your hot picks!