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!
Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore (Nintendo, Fri 17th January, $59.99) The worlds of the Fire Emblem series and Atlus games have crossed paths again and the result is coming to the Nintendo Switch system. An interdimensional evil has invaded modern-day Tokyo, resulting in this fantastical barrage of music, style, and yes, danger. So, fight back! Battle through dungeons to pump up your strategy and creatively decimate your foes... before all hope fades to black.
Atelier Dusk Trilogy Deluxe Pack (KOEI TECMO AMERICA, Tue 14th January, $89.99) ---"Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist of Dusk DX" "Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky DX" "Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea DX" DX versions of these titles from the Dusk series are now available as a specially priced 3-game set! A trilogy of alchemy themed titles from the "Atelier" series, characteristic for its gradually dilapidating Dusk world and the fascinating characters that inhabit it. With character designs by Hidari, the Dusk world is richly depicted.
140 (Carlsen Games, Today, $4.99) 140 is an IGF award-winning rhythm platformer with a minimalistic style and abstract, colorful graphics. Use the rhythm to overcome challenging obstacles controlled by an energetic electronic soundtrack. The game is independently designed by Jeppe Carlsen, former lead gameplay designer at Playdead.
Aborigenus (Drageus Games, Fri 10th January, $4.99) Invaders enslaved your peaceful tribe. The best fighters were sent to save your beloved and relatives but nobody ever returned. It's now your turn to save the flying islands from the enemy. Choose who you are - a shaman, a warrior or a hunter. You are the last hope of your fellow tribesmen.
Arcade Archives Penguin-Kun Wars (HAMSTER, Thu 2nd January, $7.99) Penguin-Kun Wars is an action game released by UPL in 1985. Set in the village's original sports "DOJIBALL" tournament, unique animal characters face off across the table to throw a ball 10 times at each other. The winner is the first side to throw all of the balls out of their area. Launch yourself through heated ball-battles, and aim for first place in the tournament.
Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist of Dusk DX (Koei Tecmo, Tue 14th January, $39.99) The promise begins. The Dusk series, a trilogy of RPG titles from Gust's popular Atelier series, tells the story of a world on the verge ruin, told from the perspective of its unique characters. The 1st title in the series "Atelier Ayesha" is now available as a deluxe version.
Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky DX (Koei Tecmo, Tue 14th January, $39.99) The promise is entrusted to two alchemists. The Dusk series, a trilogy of RPG titles from Gust's popular Atelier series, tells the story of a world on the verge ruin, told from the perspective of its unique characters.
Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea DX (Koei Tecmo, Tue 14th January, $39.99) A story of two girls fulfilling their wishes. The Dusk series, a trilogy of RPG titles from Gust's popular Atelier series, tells the story of a world on the verge ruin, told from the perspective of its unique characters.
Cooking Tycoons - 3 in 1 Bundle (Baltoro Games, Today, $12.99) Cook tons of delicious meals from all over the world and become the best chef in the city! Cook hundreds of tasty dishes with all the possible kitchen appliances and countless ingredients! Try it all: coffee makers, juice machines, pizza ovens, frying pans, fryers and ice cream machines. Upgrade and decorate your restaurants to attract more clients.
Demolish & Build 2018 (Wed 15th January, $14.99) Your company is going global. Use big machines to demolish huge buildings or go close and personal and use your hammer. Buy land properties, upgrade your machines and hire workers in different parts of the world.
Drunk-Fu: Wasted Masters (Rust0 Games, Fri 10th January, $9.99) Drunk-Fu: Wasted Masters is a physics-based fighting game. Maniacally laugh to insane ragdolls both locally & online. Flail around in intoxicated fury as you take down your enemies with a variety of techniques and melee weapons. Howl in a drunken rage as you team up with your friends or beat them to a pulp in multiple game modes. Enjoy different alcohol inspired bars all over the world and customize your character to show impeccable taste.
Invisible Fist (Pineapple Works, Mon 6th January, $9.99) Inequality has skyrocketed! It's now the highest in over a century. The rich get richer, and the poor get poorer while the middle class disappears.
Jump Gunners (BoomBox, Mon 13th January, $9.99) Both Single and Multiplayer support (couch play) Includes 80+ levels of insane action with multiple themes, fully destructible terrain and procedural level content 20+ over the top weapons including Rifles, Flamethrowers, Rocket Launchers, and more!
Nicky - The Home Alone Golf Ball (QUByte Interactive, Tue 7th January, $0.99) Nicky is a fun and challenging strategy game in which you have to carefully calculate your movements to get to the end of the course. Each time you play, you improve your skill which enables you to finish the challenge in fewer movements.
Sir Eatsalot (Today, $12.99, Behind The Stone) You are the righteous and corpulent Sir Eatsalot. Sally forth on an epic quest to track down Hysterica, a mean old sorceress who has poisoned Gluttington Kingdom with sour lemonade, and put an end to her shenanigans in this mouthwatering adventure platformer.
Squidlit (Squidlit Ink, Tue 14th January, $1.99) Are you ready for an invertebratey adventure? Do you have the gumption to take on a mighty quest for the good of oodles of squidlits everywhere? If so, many trials await you as you squrp your way to victory in the squishiest of escapades!
Super Mega Space Blaster Special Turbo (Bare Knuckle Development, Tue 14th January, $4.99) A modern take on the retro arcade shoot 'em up. Super Mega Space Blaster Special Turbo is an addictive, fast-paced space shooter with bullet hell elements, loads of unlockables, and leaderboards to climb.
Technosphere (Ultimate Games, Fri 10th January, $14.99) Control the Technosphere, roll, jump, balance, solve puzzles and go through the mazes. Atlas Corporation is mining crystals in the core of an asteroid in the orbit of the Earth. Due to a failure in the asteroid systems, orbit correction was disabled. Only the Technosphere is able to reload the asteroid system and restore the orbit. You have 10 hours to save the earth from disaster!
Thoth (Carlsen Games, Today, $4.99) From the creator of the award-winning '140' comes THOTH, an intense and challenging arcade shooter. Each stage will put your puzzle-solving and finesse to the test, as the arena changes, surprising you with new mechanics to wrap your mind around. The game is independently designed by Jeppe Carlsen, former lead gameplay designer at Playdead.
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!