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 a comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy!
Nintendo Switch retail
Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee! (Nintendo, Fri 16th November, $59.99) Take your Pokémon journey to the Kanto region with your energetic partner, Pikachu or Eevee, to become a top Pokémon Trainer as you battle other trainers. Read our Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee! review.
Sid Meier's Civilization VI (2K Games, Fri 16th November, $59.99) Originally created by legendary game designer Sid Meier, Civilization is a turn-based strategy game in which you attempt to build an empire to stand the test of time.
Moto Racer 4 (Microids, Tue 20th November, $34.99) Moto Racer 4 is a racing game you can play on asphalt or dirt. In a world where freestyle and risk-taking dominate, impose your riding style all around the world. Impress your opponents and win races with class! Master drifting, wheelies, sharp turns and other techniques to earn a place on the podium! Customize and upgrade your bike! Progress through Moto Racer 4 and take in the stunning environments. From the United States to the Himalayas by way of the desert, Moto Racer 4 takes you through perilous, breathtaking courses at 100 miles an hour.
Warframe (Digital Extremes, Tue 20th November, Free) Warframe is entirely free-to-play. With no barrier to entry, there’s nothing to stop you and your friends from joining our world. Welcome to the Origin System, Tenno.
ACA NEOGEO THRASH RALLY (Alpha Denshi, Thu 8th November, $7.99) “THRASH RALLY” is an original racing game released by SNK in 1991. Two game modes "World Rally Championship Mode" and "Rally Mode" have been featured. Travel through cities and the countryside as you make your way through the various courses.
Arcade Archives Urban Champion (HAMSTER, Co., Fri 9th November, $7.99) “URBAN CHAMPION” is a beat 'em up fighting game, first released by Nintendo in 1984. True to its namesake, fighting men duke it out, fist to fist, for the title of "Urban Champion"! Go into battle with light and heavy punches, as well as dodging and other defensive manoeuvres. Take on a 2 player battle, and try to read your opponents' moves to become the victor!
Art Of Balance (Shin'en Multimedia, $8.99) Art of Balance, one of the all-time best physics-puzzlers (88% on Metacritic) has finally made its way to Nintendo Switch. Puzzle games must be addictive. That's why we designed 200 levels to not only challenge your skills but also your imagination. With its tight controls, Art of Balance is easy to pick up and hard to put away.
Circle of Sumo (Belka, Fri 16th November, $9.99) Have fun with your friends with the great award-winning Circle of Sumo! COS is simple and compelling at the same time, with a lot of different challenges. It's pure fun!
Croc's World (Sprakelsoft, Fri 9th November, $4.99) Croc's World is a really nice jump'n'run with 60 incredible levels and many challenging enemies! It features 60 incredible levels + Nice graphics + 4 different themes + many challenging enemies Instructions: Jump and run through the levels and dodge all enemies. Collect a helmet to crush stoneblocks. Collect the stonebag to throw stones. If you collect 100 diamonds you´ll get an extra life!
Desktop Soccer (SAT-BOX, Wed 21st November, $7.11) The desk is your field! Lace up your shoes for a simple yet challenging soccer game! Share the Joy-Con controller with up to 4 people for a soccer free-for-all! Make your own original team by adjusting formations and positions! Aim to win the tournament!
Johnny Turbo's Arcade: Heavy Barrel (FTE Games, Today, $7.99) Fight through the enemy's army and collect pieces for a secret weapon to destroy their underground artillery base.
M.A.C.E. Space Shooter (EntwicklerX, Today, $4.99) M. A. C. E. is a classic 2D space shooter game. The player navigates a spaceship across three different worlds with 6 vertical scrolling levels and various enemies, trying to destroy or avoid them.
Mahjong (Bigben Interactive, Tue 13th November, $9.99) Play a Zen game! Rediscover the famous traditional Chinese game. Find all the matching pairs of tiles, being careful not to become blocked in, to get to the end of each level. Concentration and perceptiveness are needed to finish the gorgeous boards that we have produced for you.
Mars: Chaos Menace (BLG Publishing, Fri 16th November, $9.99) We are in the Terraforming age after saving our homeworld, Earth, which was collapsed by radioactive contamination and the depletion of resources. Now, humans are successfully colonizing nearby planets, using technology to adapt these inhospitable and hostile places.
Mimpi Dreams (Dreadlocks, Today, $9.99) Mimpi is a lazy doggy who becomes the “Superdog” in his dreams. Help him to save his friends by manipulating the environment of 7 original illustrated worlds in this charming mix of adventure, puzzle, and platformer.
Mother Russia Bleeds (Devolver Digital, Today, $14.99) Mother Russia Bleeds is an ultra-violent co-op brawler overflowing with an unmistakable style and unforgettably brutal action for up to four players at once. Set in an alternate U.S.S.R, the story centers on a desperate crew of imprisoned street fighters that must overcome an oppressive criminal authority and forced drug addictions through any means necessary.
RocketsRocketsRockets (Radial Games, Today, $4.99) ROCKETSROCKETSROCKETS is a game where you fly ROCKETS that rocket ROCKETS at other ROCKETS! The ultimate rush of arcade arena action, with the fluidity and amazing feel of soaring through space. ROCKETS. We feature only the finest interstellar vehicles.
Soap Dodgem (Zsolt Fabian, Today, $6.89) In Soap Dodgem your goal is to help your happy soap friends get back to their soap holders and clean as many mould creatures on the way as you can Use a familiar sliding puzzle gameplay with unique bathroom obstacles!
Solitaire Battle Royal (MAKING, Today, $9.99) Equipped with battle mode! Two-player battle mode compete for clear speed! Of course, you can play it carefully by yourself. Beginners are enjoyable too! There is also a mode that you can play easily! The tasks are 3000 questions!
Storm Boy: The Game (Blowfish Studios, Tue 20th November, $5.99) Based on Colin Thiele's 1964 children’s book of the same name, Storm Boy takes place on the beaches of South Australia near the mouth of the Murray River, where the titular protagonist rescues orphaned pelican chicks, one of whom later becomes the child’s pet and faithful companion, Mr. Percival.
Tinboy (Interactive Stone, Today, $1.99) A brilliant scientist creates a humanoid little robot. She then tests her creation by placing it in different environments. Using a special bow, the robot must reach the exit of every environment. Take control of the robot and solve the scientist's 60 puzzles.
Toast Time: Smash Up! (Force Of Habit, Fri 16th November, $9.99) Fresh from the oven, Toast Time: Smash Up brings the unique toast-based recoil/reload action from cult smash hit Toast Time to the multiplayer brawler/esports genre.
Trailblazers (Rising Star Games, Today, $29.99) Get ready for high-speed thrills with an explosion of colour in Trailblazers, the first-ever second-to-second co-operative arcade racer. Paint the track as you go to dynamically change the racing line, boost on your team's colour and outwit the opposition in a sprint for the finish.
Trine Enchanted Edition (Frozenbyte, Fri 9th November, $14.99) Trine Enchanted Edition is the origin story for the three unlikely heroes of Trine - Amadeus the Wizard, Pontius the Knight, and Zoya the Thief. Spellbound by the magical object Trine, the heroes must join forces to overcome obstacles and puzzles in a fully interactive physics-based world, battle the undead and their minions, and restore balance to the kingdom!
Valiant Hearts: The Great War (Ubisoft, Thu 8th November, $19.99) In Valiant Hearts: The Great War®, the lives of all the characters are inextricably drawn together over the course of the game. Friendship, love, sacrifice, and tragedy befall each one as they help one another retain their humanity against the horrors of war. Read our Valiant Hearts: The Great War review.
Youtubers Life: OMG Edition (Raiser Games, Tue 20th November) Create videos, get subscribers, attend events, interact with your fans… and grow your channel. Live a true Youtuber’s life! Record your own videos from your parents’ house and get your first subscribers, views and likes. Meet well-known Youtubers, go to the wildest parties, share your life on social media and deal with your haters. Would anyone like Alex to review this for us? If so, tag him in the comments below!
Wii U eShop
Last Soldier (RandomSpin, Today, $0.99) The mission was a complete failure, you are the only survivor. You are trapped in a secret area where huge spiders inhabit. Now your goal is to stay alive.
Pinball Breakout 2 (nuGAME, Today, $7.00) Pinball Breakout is a breakout game which combines the game mechanics of a traditional breakout game and a flipper game. Play through 15 exciting levels as you aim for a high score.
Nintendo eShop sales
Great deals this week! Check out the full list of deals available this week here.
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 a comment below with your hot picks!