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!

Switch Retail - New Releases

NBA 2K19 (2K Games, €69.99 / £54.99) - NBA 2K celebrates 20 years of redefining what sports gaming can be, from best in class graphics & gameplay to groundbreaking game modes and an immersive open-world “Neighborhood.” NBA 2K19 continues to push limits as it brings gaming one step closer to real-life basketball excitement and culture. - Read our NBA 2K19 review

Switch eShop - New Releases

Bastion (Supergiant Games, €12.49 / £10.99) - Bastion is an action role-playing experience that redefines storytelling in games, with a reactive narrator who marks your every move. Explore more than 40 lush hand-painted environments as you discover the secrets of the Calamity, a surreal catastrophe that shattered the world to pieces. - Read our Bastion review

Dust: An Elysian Tail (Humble Hearts, €12.99 / £11.69) - Immerse yourself in a gorgeous hand-painted world on a search for your true identity. As the mysterious warrior, Dust, your action-packed journey will take you from peaceful glades to snowy mountaintops and beyond. At your disposal is the mythical Blade of Ahrah, capable of turning its wielder into an unstoppable force of nature, and the blade's diminutive guardian, Fidget.

Grandpa and the Zombies (Tivola, €7.99 / £7.19) - Grandpa Willy’s brain might not be the freshest anymore, but he’s not ready to surrender it to the zombies anytime soon! If only the brakes would function on his wheelchair… Brace yourself for crazy puzzle fun and help Willy to safely navigate through the zombie apocalypse.

STAY (Pqube, €9.59 / £7.43) - When Quinn wakes up alone in a locked room with nothing of note save for a computer hooked up to an internet chat room in which you're present, you become his single ray of hope. Your choices – and your timeliness – will single-handedly shape his escape efforts... or lead him down the path to an untimely end.

Time Carnage (Wales Interactive, €10.39 / £7.99) - Time Carnage is a frantic survival wave shooter with gyro-based motion controls. Featuring single-player or two-player couch co-op gameplay! Travel through time and wreak havoc through worlds swarming with dinosaurs, monsters, robots and zombies. - Read our Time Carnage review

ACA NEOGEO AGGRESSORS OF DARK KOMBAT (HAMSTER, €6.99 / £6.29) - AGGRESSORS OF DARK KOMBAT is a fighting game released by SNK in 1994. Pick one of eight intense fighters and go into battle to accomplish their goals. Use the full playing field and dash combined with fierce attacks in this intense, unrestricted battle! Will you win by techniques or by force?! Experience the true rampage of battles.

Arcade Archives RYGAR (HAMSTER, €6.99 / £6.29) - "RYGAR" is a video game created by Tecmo in 1986 and originally released for arcades in Japan as 'Warrior of Argus'. It is a scrolling platform game where the player assumes the role as the "Legendary Warrior". The main feature of gameplay is using a weapon called the 'Diskarmor'.

Broken Age (Double Fine Productions, €12.79 / £11.49) - Vella Tartine and Shay Volta are two teenagers in strangely similar situations, but radically different worlds. The player can freely switch between their stories, helping them take control of their own lives, and dealing with the unexpected adventures that follow.

Danger Mouse: The Danger Games (9th Impact, €4.99 / £4.49) - In this insane race showdown of epic proportions, you’ll play as the world's greatest secret agent, Danger Mouse, starring in Quark’s latest reality TV show, The Danger Games. Speed through city streets, battle enemies, and dodge explosions as you struggle for first place! Will you make it to the finish line in one piece?!

Defunct (Soedesco, €14.99 / £13.49) - You are a broken robot that accidentally falls out of a giant cargo ship onto a post-human Earth, now inhabited by robots. You have to get back to your ship before it’s too late!

Doughlings: Arcade (HERO CONCEPT, €6.99 / £6.29) - Doughlings brings unique gameplay mechanics through its interesting characters and the world while combining together the best that all known Arkanoid games have to offer, polished with a modern look and design.

Nefarious (Digerati, €13.49 / £12.14) - Tired of playing the hero? Nefarious is a 2D action platformer where you get to be the villain! Step into the wily shoes of Crow, an evil genius on an epic quest to steal princesses for his royalty-powered death ray – the world-conquering Doom Howitzer.

Old School Musical (Plug In Digital, €12.99 / £11.09) - What has 50 amazing chiptune tracks, a loony story mode, 32 different chicken types to fight, and takes you on a tour of all your favourite retro games? It's Old School Musical of course!

SENRAN KAGURA Reflexions (Marvelous Europe, €9.99 / £8.99) - A new SENRAN KAGURA game is coming to Nintendo Switch! Help your friend relax by massaging her hands and you just might restore a piece of her lost heart. Explore her many daydreams and you’ll get to know her as an experienced warrior, an energetic admirer and much more. - Read our SENRAN KAGURA Reflexions review

Shadow Fight 2 (Nekki, €14.99 / £13.49) - Shadow Fight 2 is a representative of a popular fighting series. It’s a love letter to all martial arts games and fantasy/sci-fi genre. Travel across 7 distinct provinces and force to terrify the mighty Titan! in addition, Shadow Fight 2 offers you a bonus story chapter which sheds some light on characters’ past. In total several hundred different battles are available for the player in the adventure mode!

Spider Solitaire F (Flyhigh Works, €5 / £4.59) - Spider Solitaire F is the first of our “F” (Flyhigh) series. We aim to bring the fun and challenge of classic games to the Nintendo Switch. In Spider Solitaire F we have prepared challenges that range from easy to very challenging; there are a total of 100 sets to solve.

Super Dungeon Tactics (Underbite Games, €16.96 / £15.19) - Super Dungeon Tactics is a classic turn-based game featuring exciting, new gameplay mechanics. Along with traditional RPG characters making you feel right at home, the dynamic gameplay will keep you on your toes.

Surgeon Simulator CPR (Bossa Studios, €9.89 / £8.99) - Didn’t fancy seven years at medical school? Skip straight to the operating table with the critically-acclaimed Surgeon Simulator CPR, fully revived and feeling better-than-ever on the Nintendo Switch! Now featuring all-new motion control functionality as well as local co-op play, it’s time to scrub up for the most immersive version yet of the infamous operation sim!

The Mahjong Huntress (Forever Entertainment, €4.49 / £4.04) - Mary Elisabeth Riley is to be wed to Sir Charles Gilbertworth on the eve of her 21st birthday. Right before the ceremony, the groom goes missing. Mary Elisabeth would be fine with this, more than fine, but the thing is, Gilbertworth disappeared in her family’s mansion, and if he’s not found, the blame might fall on her mother, widow Riley. There’s also the matter of, well, the supernatural. It seems there’s more to the folk stories than she believed.

The Spectrum Retreat (Ripstone Publishing, €12.99 / £9.99) - The Spectrum Retreat is a challenging, first-person puzzle game set in the near future. You awake at The Penrose hotel, a peaceful yet unsettling refuge from the outside world. As a valued guest, your existence is embedded into the corridors and guest rooms of The Penrose. - Read our The Spectrum Retreat review

The Warlock of Firetop Mountain (Tin Man Games, €24.99 / £19.99) - Experiment with a slew of interesting battle strategies! Each Hero comes with their own set of attacks and manoeuvres. Poison, crossbows, holy magic, or a good old sword and shield – however you want to take down your enemies, there’s sure to be a Hero to suit! Venture forth, kill monsters and earn Souls to prove your might and unlock all eighteen Heroes.

Wasteland 2: Director's Cut (inXile Entertainment, €25.99 / £23.99) - The Wasteland's hellish landscape is waiting for you to make your mark... or die trying. With over 80 hours of gameplay, you will deck out your Desert Ranger squad with the most devastating weaponry this side of the fallout zone, test the limits of your strategy skills, and bring justice to the wasteland.

Miles & Kilo Demo (Four Horses, Free) - Miles and Kilo have been attacked by a mischievous spectre! With their plane in pieces and a gang of thieving scoundrels running off with the important parts, the unfortunate duo's only hope of escape is to embark on a thrilling chase across a haunted island. - Read our Miles & Kilo Demo review

Shift Quantum Demo (Breakfirst, Free) - Axon Vertigo, the world's leading authority and most trusted friend in cerebral contentedness programming, promises to deliver better life quality for everyone with the Shift Quantum program. Connected to the cyber-noir action-puzzle platformer, you will be tasked to solve puzzles and create negative space by inverting the world to transform barriers into escape routes. - Read our Shift Quantum Demo review


3DS eShop - New Releases

RTO 3 (nuGame, €9.99 / £8.99) - The lunar base, where you are stationed as part of the security forces, is under siege. Having just escaped from enemy captivity you are now on your own and must fight against overwhelming odds to survive. Featuring large and complex levels with nonstop action RTO 3 is a first-person shooter which will keep you entertained for hours.

Switch eShop - Pre-Orders

Crayola Scoot (Outright Games, €39.99 / £34.99, pre-order from 10/09/2018) - Creativity wins in this colourful freestyle scooter championship! In Crayola Scoot, more tricks mean more colour – and colour can change the world in impossible ways. So get ready to take on Scoot Legends in a rainbow of thrilling events, or grab 3 friends for a split-screen colour clash. It’s time to make your mark on the scootpark!

A Case of Distrust (Serenity Forge, €14.99 / £13.49, pre-order from 13/09/2018) - A Case of Distrust is a narrative mystery from 1924 San Francisco. Play as private investigator Phyllis Cadence Malone in this historical 2D adventure game. Explore underground speakeasies, smoke-filled billiard halls, classic barber shops, and more. Catch suspects in lies by using evidence, statements, and your wits. Intrinsic challenges face our heroine, as she struggles against a pushback on emancipation, leading to many doubts, both internal and external. Uncover the truth in a mystery full of deception!

Armello (League of Geeks, €19.99 / £14.99, pre-order from 13/09/2018) - Armello is a grand swashbuckling adventure that combines three styles of play; The deep tactics of card games with the rich strategy of tabletop board games, combined with a character role-playing system.

THE Card: Poker, Texas hold 'em, Blackjack and Page One (D3 Publisher, €4.99 / £4.49, pre-order from 13/09/2018) - This game includes Poker, Texas hold 'em, Blackjack, and Page One.

Whispering Willows (Akupara Games, €8.99 / £7.99, pre-order from 13/09/2018) - Play as Elena to find her missing father, use your astral projection to solves the mansion’s tricks and puzzles, help the lingering souls and discover so much more in Whispering Willows.

Armello - Complete Edition (League of Geeks, €39.99 / £29.99, pre-order from 13/09/2018) - ‘Armello - Complete Edition’ is the best way to get ‘Armello’, the critically acclaimed, grim fairy-tale board game come to life, with all Heroes, quests, clans, and much more! The ‘Armello - Complete Edition’ bundle includes: Armello, The Bandit Clan, The Usurpers Hero Pack, The Rivals Hero Pack, Hero Skins Pack, Seasons Board Skins Pack, Premium Dice Pack

Wandersong (Humble Bundle, €19.99 / £17.99, pre-order from 14/09/2018) - A musical adventure where you use singing to save the world! Play as a silly bard who embarks on a globe-trotting journey to learn about the mysterious Earthsong, said to prevent the universe’s imminent end. It's up to you to sing your songs, unlock the world's secrets and make new friends!

Switch eShop - Special Offers

Game Title Price Saving Until Original Price
Think of the Children (Surprise Attack) €10.39 / £9.35 -20% Tue 2nd Oct €12.99 / £11.69
Little Dragons Café (Rising Star Games) €44.99 / £40.49 -10% Thu 20th Sep €49.99 / £44.99
INK (Digerati) €4.49 / £4.04 -50% Mon 17th Sep €8.99 / £8.09
Paranautical Activity (Digerati) €2.39 / £2.15 -70% Mon 17th Sep €7.99 / £7.19
Sky Rogue (Fractal Phase) €11.89 / £10.49 -30% Mon 17th Sep €16.99 / £14.99
Slain: Back From Hell (Digerati Distribution) €6.79 / £6.11 -66% Mon 17th Sep €19.99 / £17.99
Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy (Activision) €31.99 / £27.99 -20% Mon 17th Sep €39.99 / £34.99
Baseball Riot (10tons) €3.34 / £3.00 -33% Wed 19th Sep €4.99 / £4.49
BINGO for Nintendo Switch (Starsign) €2.99 / £2.69 -40% Thu 11th Oct €4.99 / £4.49
BUTCHER (Crunching Koalas) €5.49 / £4.94 -45% Sat 22nd Sep €9.99 / £8.99
Cast of the Seven Godsends (Merge Games) €3.24 / £3.39 -75% Thu 27th Sep €12.99 / £9.99
Clustertruck (tinyBuild Games) €11.99 / £10.79 -20% Wed 19th Sep €14.99 / £13.49
Flat Heroes (Deck13 Interactive) €7.99 / £7.19 -20% Thu 20th Sep €9.99 / £8.99
Frederic: Resurrection of Music (Forever Entertainment) €1.19 / £1.07 -80% Thu 27th Sep €5.99 / £5.39
Frederic 2: Evil Strikes Back (Forever Entertainment) €0.99 / £0.79 -80% Thu 27th Sep €4.99 / £3.99
FunBox Party (Drageus Games) €0.99 / £0.89 -50% Sun 14th Oct €1.99 / £1.79
Garage (tinyBuild) €11.99 / £10.79 -20% Wed 19th Sep €14.99 / £13.49
Guts & Glory (tinyBuild Games) €11.99 / £10.79 -20% Wed 19th Sep €14.99 / £13.49
Hello Neighbor (tinyBuild Games) €31.99 / £28.79 -20% Wed 19th Sep €39.99 / £35.99
Hollow (Forever Entertainment) €3.99 / £3.59 -80% Thu 27th Sep €19.99 / £17.99
Lichtspeer: Double Speer Edition (Crunching Koalas) €5.49 / £4.94 -45% Sat 22nd Sep €9.99 / £8.99
Lost Sea (Eastasiasoft ) €6.99 / £6.29 -30% Sun 30th Sep €9.99 / £8.99
Immortal Redneck (CremaGames) €13.99 / £12.59 -30% Thu 27th Sep €19.99 / £17.99
Mad Carnage (QubicGames) €2.49 / £2.24 -50% Sun 14th Oct €4.99 / £4.49
Millie (Forever Entertainment) €0.99 / £0.89 -80% Thu 27th Sep €4.99 / £4.49
Mr. Shifty (tinyBuild Games) €11.99 / £10.79 -20% Wed 19th Sep €14.99 / £13.49
NoReload Heroes (Forever Entertainment) €6.69 / £6.02 -33% Thu 27th Sep €9.99 / £8.99
NO THING (Forever Entertainment) €0.99 / £0.9 -50% Thu 27th Sep €1.99 / £1.79
Punch Club (tinyBuild Games) €11.99 / £10.79 -20% Wed 19th Sep €14.99 / £13.49
Skee-Ball (Ocean Media) €14.99 / £13.49 -25% Sun 30th Sep €19.99 / £17.99
Sparkle 3 Genesis (Forever Entertainment) €0.99 / £0.89 -80% Thu 27th Sep €4.99 / £4.49
Sparkle ZERO (Forever Entertainment) €0.99 / £0.89 -80% Thu 27th Sep €4.99 / £4.49
Spheroids (Eclipse Games) €5.99 / £4.99 -25% Mon 24th Sep €7.99 / £6.99
Super Ping Pong Trick Shot (STARSIGN) €4.41 / £2.69 -12% Thu 11th Oct €4.99 / £4.49
Tactical Mind (QubicGames) €1.49 / £1.34 -50% Sun 14th Oct €2.99 / £2.69
Timberman VS (Forever Entertainment) €1.33 / £1.19 -33% Thu 27th Sep €1.99 / £1.79
The Final Station (tinyBuild Games) €11.99 / £10.79 -20% Wed 19th Sep €14.99 / £13.49
Violett (Forever Entertainment) €0.99 / £0.89 -90% Thu 27th Sep €9.99 / £8.99
Yoku's Island Express (Team17) €11.99 / £9.59 -40% Thu 27th Sep €19.99 / £15.99
Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles (Prideful Sloth) €19.99 / £18.39 -20% Mon 24th Sep €24.99 / £22.99
Zen Bound 2 (SecretExit) €9.74 / £9.09 -35% Thu 27th Sep €14.99 / £13.99
Zombillie (Forever Entertainment) €1.24 / £1.12 -75% Thu 27th Sep €4.99 / £4.49
Zotrix: Solar Division (Ocean) €11.24 / £10.11 -25% Sun 30th Sep €14.99 / £13.49
ATOMINE (MixedBag ) €6.99 / £6.29 -30% Mon 1st Oct €9.99 / £8.99
Bouncy Bob (SONKA) €0.99 / £0.89 -80% Thu 4th Oct €4.99 / £4.49
The Wardrobe (MixedBag ) €10.49 / £9.44 -30% Mon 1st Oct €14.99 / £13.49
Earthworms (SONKA) €4.99 / £4.49 -38% Thu 4th Oct €7.99 / £7.19
Them Bombs! (YELLOW DOT) €6.39 / £5.75 -20% Sat 13th Oct €7.99 / £7.19
FOX n FORESTS (EuroVideo Medien) €9.99 / £8.99 -50% €19.99 / £17.99
Epic Loon (Ukuza) €9.99 / £8.99 -33% €14.99 / £13.49
Phantaruk (Forever Entertainment) €2.49 / £2.24 -50% €4.99 / £4.49
The Mahjong Huntress (Forever Entertainment) €2.49 / £2.24 -50% €4.99 / £4.49

New 3DS eShop - Special Offers

Game Title Price Saving Until Original Price
Road To Ballhalla (tinyBuild Games) €11.99 / £10.79 -20% Wed 19th Sep €14.99 / £13.49
36 Fragments of Midnight (Petite Games) €1.49 / £1.34 -50% Thu 27th Sep €2.99 / £2.69

3DS eShop - Special Offers

Game Title Price Saving Until Original Price
Adventure Bar Story (CIRCLE Ent.) €3.99 / £3.89 -20% Thu 4th Oct €4.99 / £4.89
Big Bass Arcade: No Limit (Big John Games) €2.99 / £2.69 -40% Thu 11th Oct €4.99 / £4.49
Coaster Creator 3D (Big John Games) €4.35 / £3.60 -40% Thu 11th Oct €7.25 / £6.00
Collide-a-Ball (STARSIGN) €0.99 / £0.99 -50% Wed 10th Oct €1.99 / £1.99
Conveni Dream (CIRCLE Ent.) €4.00 / £3.99 -20% Thu 4th Oct €5.00 / £4.99
Cube Creator 3D (Big John Games) €4.50 / £3.15 -40% Thu 11th Oct €7.50 / £5.25
Drancia Saga (CIRCLE Ent.) €4.00 / £3.99 -20% Thu 4th Oct €5.00 / £4.99
Kingdom's Item Shop (CIRCLE Ent.) €4.00 / £3.79 -20% Thu 4th Oct €5.00 / £4.79
Mercenaries Saga 2 (CIRCLE Ent.) €3.99 / £3.89 -20% Thu 4th Oct €4.99 / £4.89
Parascientific Escape Cruise in the Distant Seas (CIRCLE Ent.) €3.99 / £3.19 -20% Thu 4th Oct €4.99 / £3.99
Ping Pong Trick Shot (STARSIGN) €0.99 / £0.99 -50% Wed 10th Oct €1.99 / £1.99
Punch Club (tinyBuild Games) €7.99 / £7.19 -20% Wed 19th Sep €9.99 / £8.99
The Legend of Dark Witch 3 (CIRCLE Ent.) €7.99 / £7.89 -20% Thu 4th Oct €9.99 / £9.89

Wii U eShop - Special Offers

Game Title Price Saving Until Original Price
Lovely Planet (tinyBuild Games) €7.99 / £6.39 -20% Wed 19th Sep €9.99 / £7.99
Midnight 2 (Petite Games) €0.99 / £0.89 -50% Thu 27th Sep €1.99 / £1.79
RTO 2 (nuGAME) €7.99 / £7.19 -20% Thu 11th Oct €9.99 / £8.99
Spheroids (Eclipse Games) €5.99 / £4.99 -25% Mon 24th Sep €7.99 / £6.99

DLC / Add-On Content

Nintendo Switch

  • Xenoblade Chronicles 2: Torna - The Golden Country (Nintendo) - €- / £- / CHF-
  • Xenoblade Chronicles 2: Helpful items (Nintendo) - €- / £- / CHF-
  • DragonFangZ - The Rose & Dungeon of Time - Extra Dungeon"The Cave of Fangs" (toydea ) - €6.99 / £6.29
  • SENRAN KAGURA Reflexions - Yumi Outfit Set 1 (Marvelous Europe) - Free
  • SENRAN KAGURA Reflexions - Yumi Outfit Set 2 (Marvelous Europe) - €4.99 / £4.49
  • SENRAN KAGURA Reflexions - New Outfit Set (Marvelous Europe) - €7.99 / £7.19
  • SENRAN KAGURA Reflexions - Newlyweds Outfit Set (Marvelous Europe) - €2.99 / £2.69
  • SENRAN KAGURA Reflexions - New Accessory Set (Marvelous Europe) - €2.49 / £2.29
  • SENRAN KAGURA Reflexions - 30 Accessory Set (Marvelous Europe) - €9.99 / £8.99
  • SENRAN KAGURA Reflexions - New Diorama Pose Set 1 (Marvelous Europe) - €2.49 / £2.29
  • SENRAN KAGURA Reflexions - Yumi Reflexions Course & 9 Outfit Set (Marvelous Europe) - Free
  • Urban Trial Playground - Challenges Pack (Tate Multimedia) - €3.99 / £3.59
  • WorldNeverland - Elnea Kingdom:Southern Attire Set (althi) - €3.99 / £3.59
  • Danger Mouse: The Danger Games - 100 Pies (9th Impact) - €4.49 / £3.99
  • Danger Mouse: The Danger Games - 240 Pies (9th Impact) - €9.99 / £8.99
  • Danger Mouse: The Danger Games - 500 Pies (9th Impact) - €16.99 / £14.99
  • Danger Mouse: The Danger Games - 1000 Pies (9th Impact) - €29.99 / £25.99
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