The latest Nintendo Download update for Europe 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 a comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy!

Nintendo Switch - New Releases

State of Mind (Daedalic GmbH, €39.99 / £35.99) - This domestic drama evolves into a thriller about a worldwide conspiracy, which at its core aims to determine the fate of humanity: Could a perfect digital utopia be the answer? A virtual paradise not affected by material needs and quarrels? Could a super-AI be our saviour – or would it simply declare us as dispensable since it could not be taught the value of philanthropy? - Read our State of Mind review

Vegas Party (Funbox Media, €24.99 £22.49) - The game takes the player into the gambling-friendly universe of this over-the-top version of Las Vegas city. Played as a race, the goal is to reach the end of the Strip before anyone else. Manage your token account in 10 gambling minigames, avoid the dangers like twisters and earthquakes, take advantage of your gaming skills and your good luck, trust no one and forget the meaning of the word "mercy" because it does not apply here!

Switch eShop - New Releases

2064: Read Only Memories INTEGRAL (MidBoss, €17.57 / £15.79) - 2064: Read Only Memories INTEGRAL fuses old and new: a classic-style adventure game with lush pixel art and catchy electronic soundtrack, but which explores modern-day issues of individuality, freedom, and identity. Explore a colorful future metropolis, meet fascinating and diverse characters, and get to the bottom of a deadly conspiracy. - Read our 2064: Read Only Memories INTEGRAL review

Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes (Steel Crate Games, €13.49 / £12.14) - In Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes, one player is trapped in a room with a ticking time bomb they must defuse. The other players are the “Experts” who must give the instructions to defuse the bomb by deciphering the information found in the Bomb Defusal Manual. But there’s a catch: the Experts can’t see the bomb, so everyone will need to talk it out – fast!

MONSTER HUNTER GENERATIONS ULTIMATE Demo (CAPCOM, Free) - Hunting season is OPEN! Take on epic hunts on the go or from the comfort of your own home! Choose from 14 different weapon types, mix and match them with unique Hunting Styles and Hunter Arts, or even play as an adorable but fercious Felyne in Prowler Mode! Featuring the largest cast of monsters for any game in the series, from returning fan favourites to mysterious never-before-seen monsters!

FLIP OVER FROG (MUTAN, €7.00 / £6.29) - 4 x 4 square encampment battle! Flip over cards, get the largest number of your symbol cards face up, and then keep your area! Predict the symbol card of your opponent and then flip over! Simple yet profound…the ultimate example of a party game!

Cosmic Star Heroine (Limited Run Games, €10.79 / £9.89) - 3 exotic planets to explore. Aliens. Robots. Magic. Forbidden technology. Conspiracies. A galactic threat. And one brave heroine to make things right. Cosmic Star Heroine is an exciting RPG from the creators of Cthulhu Saves the World. - Read our Cosmic Star Heroine review

FunBox Party (Drageus Games, €1.99 / £1.79) - Fun Box party is a perfect party package, because having fun together is the best kind of fun. Three arcade games that are perfect for making any party the best one ever! In each of these games, your speed, reflexes and - most importantly - good fun counts.

ACA NEOGEO REAL BOUT FATAL FURY 2 (HAMSTER, €6.99 / £6.29) - “REAL BOUT FATAL FURY 2” is a fighting game released by SNK in 1998. It is the 7th title in the Fatal Fury series. New elements have been added on top of refining the previous systems. This entry adds Rick Strowd and Li Xiangfei as playable characters, and Geese Howard makes his return as well! - Read our ACA NEOGEO REAL BOUT FATAL FURY 2 review

CastleStorm (Zen Studios, €14.99 / £13.49) - Enjoy a unique take on medieval warfare in Zen Studios’ light-hearted action-strategy game! As rival fortresses attack your own, you’ll use a ballista to fling an assortment of weapons at enemy towers and spear approaching enemies, while sending your own troops and unleashing powerful spells. - Read our CastleStorm review

EXTREME POKER (DORASU, €4.29 / £3.89) - From standard to original, play several games based on poker rules! Using acquired chips, you can customize the front and back of your cards with your favourite design!

Manual Samuel (Curve Digital, €9.99 / £9.99) - An adventure game with a twist. Death’s deal means Sam must survive a day controlling his entire body manually. Breathing, blinking & driving, all these tasks fall to you. - Read our Manual Samuel review

Next Up Hero (Aspyr, €19.99 / £17.99) - Next Up Hero is a dungeon crawler featuring hand-drawn heroes that hack, slash, bongo-drum, boomerang, and jet their way through Ventures. Choose your Hero and start rolling dungeons, gearing out, and maxing your stats. Invite a friend for co-op -- you’re going to need all the help you can get.

Red's Kingdom (Rising Star Games, €9.99 / £8.99) - Mad King Mac has always caused trouble for his subjects, but stealing Red's winter stash of acorns, his prized golden nut AND kidnapping his father? That's going too far! Help lead Red on a journey across the land in search of his missing nuts, overcoming obstacles and unlocking abilities in this charmingly epic isometric puzzle adventure! - Read our Red's Kingdom review

Robbotto (JMJ Interactive, €9.99 / £8.99) - A gigantic space cruiser was slowly gliding through cosmos, when suddenly the ship flew straight through a magnetic storm, causing all the robots and machines onboard to go crazy. Luckily, Robb and Otto, the ships top maintenance robots didn't get affected by the storm. Now the two unlikely heroes must travel through the ship and disable all the malfunctioning machines. - Read our Robbotto review

Detective Gallo (MixedBag, €14.99 / £13.49) - Detective Gallo is a point&click comic-noir adventure that is entirely hand-illustrated and hand-animated, and whose protagonist is a feathered and grumpy private eye struggling with a very tricky case, bizarre characters, and puzzles that will put his insight and patience to the test.

Persian Nights: Sands of Wonders (Artifex Mundi, €13.49 / £12.14) - A young and talented apothecary Tara decides to find the cause of the plague in her country and prevent it from spreading further. A quest full of puzzles and challenges awaits, one that will lead her to the far reaches of kingdom and even beyond it. Tara will be assisted by a mysterious acrobat and swordsman Darius, as well as goofy but kind-hearted geenie Minu. Join the quest and lead Tara to victory.

Polygod (Krafted Games, €14.99 / £13.49) - Polygod is a rogue-like, randomly generated, single & multiplayer FPS with a brutal difficulty curve! Blending a fast-paced, Quake-esque feel with randomness, difficulty and our handcrafted power-up system, Polygod is a hardcore gamer and speedrunner's dream.

Tiny Hands Adventure (Blue Sunset Games, €15.99 / £13.99) - Join a young t-rex Borti on his quest to find the best replacement for his tiny hands and arms. Explore several unknown worlds, find all the collectables and face bosses that have what you want.

Treadnauts (Topstitch Games, €9.99 / £8.99) - Treadnauts gives competitive platform fighters a kiss of physics finesse. Gracefully pilot your tank through gorgeous arenas to land a deadly shot on your opponents! You've got a slew of useful tricks at your disposal, including treads that stick to any wall, boosters for midair hops, zero-friction slides, and rocket jumps for soaring into the sky. It's all about moving with style!

EARTHLOCK Demo (Snowcastle Games, Free) - Enter a beautiful world haunted by its fateful past and join a party of unlikely heroes on their journey to rescue Amon's uncle from an ancient cult and uncover the secret of EARTHLOCK. - Read our EARTHLOCK review

Morphite Demo (Blowfish Studios, Free) - Set in a distant future, Morphite follows the story of Myrah Kale. Her life takes a sudden turn when a simple mission develops into an epic interstellar journey revealing her mysterious past and relation to a coveted substance called Morphite. Inside Myrah’s vessel, players will engage in random encounters with real-time space combat, trade with other travelers across the galaxy and navigate outer space with Morphite’s easy-to-use Starmap system. - Read our Morphite review

3DS eShop - New Releases

Squids Odyssey (The Game Bakers, €8.99 / £8.09) - Read our Squids Odyssey review

Wii U eShop - New Releases

Squids Odyssey (The Game Bakers, €8.99 / £8.09) - Read our Squids Odyssey review

Switch eShop - Pre-Orders

Night Trap - 25th Anniversary Edition (Limited Run Games, €11.99 / £10.99, pre-order from 13/08/2018) - Night Trap tells the story of five teenage girls spending the weekend at the Martin home. As a member of the Special Control Attack Team, your job is to monitor the home and protect the girls using an intricate system of cameras and traps as it is being invaded by vampires.

Freedom Planet (Marvelous Europe, €14.99 / £12.99, pre-order from 16/08/2018) Freedom Planet is a fast-paced combat-driven platform adventure that pits a spunky dragon girl and her friends against hostile foreign powers and alien attack forces. There's trouble around every turn, from insects to giant robots to sheer explosive destruction, but players will have a variety of special fighting abilities at their disposal to blast through more than a dozen massive, nonlinear stages.

My Farm (Plug In Digital, €9.99 / £8.99, pre-order from 16/08/2018) You start with just a hen, an empty field and a few pennies. You have to feed your hen, take care of it and improve its living conditions! The aim of the game is to earn money by selling eggs and other farm produce, in order to buy more animals at the Farmers' Fair, and items that improve your farm from the Shopkeeper.

NEKOPARA Vol.1 (CFK, €10.99 / £9.89, pre-order from 23/08/2018) "NEKOPARA", a famous PC adventure game, is out for Nintendo Switch! Minaduki Kashou leaves a family-run traditional Japanese sweets shop to open his own cake shop, "La Soleil". with human look-alike Nekos, Chocola and Vanilla.

Old School Musical (Plug In Digital, €12.99 / £11.09, pre-order from 16/08/2018) Have you ever played a rhythm game before? Well, this is like that, but much better! With each note, you are responsible for the success of our two heroes' quest. Swing your sword and shoot with your spacecraft to the beat of chiptune tracks from Dubmood, Zabutom, Hello World, Yponeko and Le Plancton.

Ninjin: Clash of Carrots (Modus Games, €14.99 / £11.99, pre-order from 17/08/2018) Ninjin: Clash of Carrots is an anime-inspired beat-‘em-up with a gaggle of varied enemies, deep customization…and ninjas! Play through side-scrolling worlds consisting of multiple stages and collect carrots stolen by the evil Shogun Moe!

Switch eShop - Special Offers

Game Title Price Saving Until Original Price
Hacky Zack (Digerati) €8.99 / £8.09 -10% Sun 2nd Sep €9.99 / £8.99
Space Ribbon (Onteca) €9.99 / £8.70 -33% Fri 14th Sep €14.99 / £12.99
Kero Blaster (ACTIVE GAMING MEDIA) €8.99 / £8.09 -10% Wed 22nd Aug €9.99 / £8.99
Lumo (Rising Star Games) €15.99 / £15.99 -20% Thu 30th Aug €19.99 / £19.99
88 Heroes - 98 Heroes Edition (Rising Star Games) €14.99 / £14.99 -50% Thu 30th Aug €29.99 / £29.99
Bit Dungeon+ (Dolores Ent.) €6.29 / £5.66 -30% Thu 30th Aug €8.99 / £8.09
ClusterPuck 99 (Coatsink Software) €4.24 / £3.84 -50% Thu 30th Aug €8.49 / £7.69
Glaive: Brick Breaker (Blue Sunset Games) €3.99 / £3.59 -60% Thu 6th Sep €9.99 / £8.99
Ninja Shodown (Rising Star Games) €7.79 / £5.99 -40% Thu 30th Aug €12.99 / £9.99
Puzzle Box Maker (Bplus) €11.99 / £10.79 -20% Fri 14th Sep €14.99 / £13.49
Squids Odyssey (The Game Bakers) €8.99 / £8.09 -40% Thu 23rd Aug €14.99 / £13.49
SUPERBEAT XONiC EX (Rising Star Games) €26.24 / £22.49 -25% Thu 30th Aug €34.99 / £29.99
Superola and the Lost Burgers (Undergames) €3.59 / £2.99 -40% Mon 10th Sep €5.99 / £4.99
The Long Reach (Merge Games) €5.09 / £4.41 -66% Thu 30th Aug €14.99 / £12.99
Tiny Troopers Joint Ops XL (Wired Productions) €9.74 / £7.49 -25% Thu 30th Aug €12.99 / £9.99
Woodle Tree Adventures (ChubbyPixel) €3.24 / £2.91 -35% Sun 2nd Sep €4.99 / £4.49
WWE 2K18 (2K) €22.49 / £19.99 -50% Tue 28th Aug €44.99 / £39.99
WWE 2K18 Digital Deluxe Edition (2K) €32.49 / £28.99 -50% Tue 28th Aug €64.99 / £57.99
WWE 2K18 Season Pass (2K) €20.09 / £16.74 -33% Tue 28th Aug €29.99 / £24.99
Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King (FDG Entertainment) €9.99 / £8.99 -33% Fri 31st Aug €14.99 / £13.49
VSR: Void Space Racing (SONKA) €4.99 / £4.49 -50% Fri 7th Sep €9.99 / £8.99
FIFA 18 (Electronic Arts) €39.99 / £34.99 -33% €59.99 / £54.99
Shut Eye (Forever Entertainment) €1.99 / £1.79 -50% €3.99 / £3.59
The Next Penelope (Plug In Digital) €9.74 / £8.24 -25% €12.99 / £10.99
Transcripted (Plug In Digital) €5.99 / £5.24 -25% €7.99 / £6.99

New 3DS eShop - Special Offers

Game Title Price Saving Until Original Price
DON'T CRASH GO (RCMADIAX) €0.99 / £0.93 -34% Thu 13th Sep €1.49 / £1.39
FOUR BOMBS (RCMADIAX) €0.99 / £0.93 -34% Thu 13th Sep €1.49 / £1.39
PINK DOT BLUE DOT (RCMADIAX) €0.99 / £0.93 -34% Thu 13th Sep €1.49 / £1.39
SWIPE (RCMADIAX) €0.99 / £0.93 -34% Thu 13th Sep €1.49 / £1.39
TABLE TENNIS INFINITY (RCMADIAX) €0.99 / £0.93 -34% Thu 13th Sep €1.49 / £1.39

3DS eShop - Special Offers

Game Title Price Saving Until Original Price
Around the World with Hello Kitty and Friends (Rising Star Games) €14.99 / £14.99 -50% Thu 30th Aug €29.99 / £29.99
Beyblade Evolution (Rising Star Games) €4.99 / £4.99 -75% Thu 30th Aug €19.99 / £19.99
BIT.TRIP SAGA (Rising Star Games) €4.99 / £4.49 -75% Thu 30th Aug €19.99 / £17.99
Cooking Mama: Sweet Shop (Rising Star Games) €14.99 / £14.99 -50% Thu 30th Aug €29.99 / £29.99
Girl's Fashion Shoot (Rising Star Games) €4.99 / £4.99 -75% Thu 30th Aug €19.99 / £19.99
Hakuoki: Memories of the Shinsengumi (Rising Star Games) €11.99 / £11.99 -60% Thu 30th Aug €29.99 / £29.99
Harvest Moon: Skytree Village (Rising Star Games) €19.99 / £14.99 -50% Thu 30th Aug €39.99 / £29.99
Harvest Moon: The Tale of Two Towns (Rising Star Games) €9.99 / £8.99 -50% Thu 30th Aug €19.99 / £17.99
Hello Kitty & Friends: Rockin' World Tour (Rising Star Games) €14.99 / £12.49 -50% Thu 30th Aug €29.99 / £24.99
Hello Kitty and the Apron of Magic : Rhythm Cooking (Rising Star Games) €14.99 / £12.49 -50% Thu 30th Aug €29.99 / £24.99
Hometown Story (Rising Star Games) €7.49 / £7.49 -75% Thu 30th Aug €29.99 / £29.99
Jewel Master Cradle Of Egypt 2 3D (Rising Star Games) €4.99 / £4.49 / CHF -75% Thu 30th Aug €19.99 / £17.99 / CHF -
Jewel Master Cradle Of Rome 2 (Rising Star Games) €4.99 / £4.49 / CHF -75% Thu 30th Aug €19.99 / £17.99 / CHF -
Shifting World (Rising Star Games) €4.99 / £4.49 -75% Thu 30th Aug €19.99 / £17.99
Super Black Bass 3D (Rising Star Games) €4.99 / £4.49 -75% Thu 30th Aug €19.99 / £17.99
Virtue's Last Reward (Rising Star Games) €12.49 / £9.99 -50% Thu 30th Aug €24.99 / £19.99
Ambition of the Slimes (CIRCLE Ent.) €3.00 / £2.79 -40% Thu 30th Aug €5.00 / £4.79
Bit Boy!! ARCADE (Bplus) €3.99 / £3.59 -50% Fri 14th Sep €7.99 / £7.19
Blasting Agent: Ultimate Edition (Ratalaika Games) €1.49 / £1.34 -50% Thu 30th Aug €2.99 / £2.69
Brilliant Hamsters! (Rising Star Games) €4.99 / £4.99 -50% Thu 30th Aug €9.99 / £9.99
Castle Conqueror Defender (CIRCLE Ent.) €2.99 / £2.89 -40% Thu 30th Aug €4.99 / £4.89
Crystareino (KEMCO) €5.99 / £5.39 -40% Wed 5th Sep €9.99 / £8.99
Excave II : Wizard of the Underworld (Rising Star Games) €5.00 / £4.49 -50% Thu 30th Aug €10.00 / £8.99
Excave III : Tower of Destiny (Rising Star Games) €3.99 / £3.59 -50% Thu 30th Aug €7.99 / £7.19
Infinite Dunamis (KEMCO) €4.99 / £4.49 -50% Wed 5th Sep €9.99 / £8.99
Psycho Pigs (Rising Star Games) €3.99 / £3.59 -50% Thu 30th Aug €7.99 / £7.19
Puzzle Labyrinth (CIRCLE Ent.) €3.00 / £2.49 -40% Thu 30th Aug €5.00 / £4.29
PUZZLEBOX setup (Bplus) €1.49 / £1.34 -50% Fri 14th Sep €2.99 / £2.69
Real Heroes: Firefighter 3D Download Version (Zordix AB) €4.99 / £4.49 -50% Thu 23rd Aug €9.99 / £8.99
SADAME (Rising Star Games) €5.99 / £5.19 -60% Thu 30th Aug €14.99 / £12.99
Unholy Heights (Rising Star Games) €2.99 / £2.69 -50% Thu 30th Aug €5.99 / £5.39

Wii U eShop - Special Offers

Game Title Price Saving Until Original Price
Hello Kitty Kruisers (Rising Star Games) €14.99 / £12.49 -50% Thu 30th Aug €29.99 / £24.99
99 Moves (EnjoyUp Games) €1.24 / £1.14 -50% Thu 13th Sep €2.49 / £2.29
Abyss (EnjoyUp Games) €0.99 / £0.89 -50% Thu 13th Sep €1.99 / £1.79
Blasting Agent: Ultimate Edition (Ratalaika Games) €1.49 / £1.34 -50% Thu 30th Aug €2.99 / £2.69
BOX UP (RCMADIAX) €0.99 / £0.93 -34% Thu 13th Sep €1.49 / £1.39
COLOR BOMBS (RCMADIAX) €0.99 / £0.93 -34% Thu 13th Sep €1.49 / £1.39
GALAXY BLASTER (RCMADIAX) €0.99 / £0.93 -34% Thu 13th Sep €1.49 / £1.39
PENTAPUZZLE (RCMADIAX) €3.00 / £2.74 -33% Thu 13th Sep €4.49 / £4.09
PIXEL SLIME U (RCMADIAX) €2.00 / £1.80 -33% Thu 13th Sep €2.99 / £2.69
PONCHO (Rising Star Games) €4.49 / £3.99 -50% Thu 30th Aug €8.99 / £7.99
Rock 'N Racing Off Road DX (EnjoyUp Games) €4.95 / £4.45 -38% Thu 13th Sep €7.99 / £7.19
SHOOTY SPACE (RCMADIAX) €2.00 / £1.80 -33% Thu 13th Sep €2.99 / £2.69
SUPER ROBO MOUSE (RCMADIAX) €3.00 / £2.74 -33% Thu 13th Sep €4.49 / £4.09
TAP TAP ARCADE (RCMADIAX) €1.33 / £1.19 -33% Thu 13th Sep €1.99 / £1.79
TAP TAP ARCADE 2 (RCMADIAX) €2.00 / £1.80 -33% Thu 13th Sep €2.99 / £2.69
TOUCH SELECTIONS (RCMADIAX) €2.00 / £1.80 -33% Thu 13th Sep €2.99 / £2.69

DLC / Add-On Content

Nintendo Switch

  • Pic-a-Pix Deluxe - Small Puzzles 8 (Lightwood Games) - €1.99 / £1.99
  • Pic-a-Pix Deluxe - Mixed Puzzles 8 (Lightwood Games) - €1.99 / £1.99
  • Pic-a-Pix Deluxe - Large Puzzles 8 (Lightwood Games) - €1.99 / £1.99
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