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!
Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition (Versus Evil, Today, $49.99) Take your party on the ultimate role-playing experience, Pillars of Eternity finally comes to Nintendo Switch! Created by the masters at Obsidian Entertainment, Pillars of Eternity released to critical acclaim and dozens of awards on PC. Now the fantastical world, tactical combat, and unforgettable storyline can be taken anywhere you go.
Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet Complete Edition (Bandai Namco Entertainment, Fri 9th August, $59.99) Packed to the brim with content, the SWORD ART ONLINE: FATAL BULLET Complete Edition includes the main game, three DLC packs, the expansion "Dissonance of the Nexus," and bonus in-game items.
Friday the 13th: The Game - Ultimate Slasher Edition (Gun Media, Tue 13th August, $39.99) Play as Jason Voorhees! For the first time ever, you will have the opportunity to play as Jason Voorhees, the most famous killer in horror. Stalk your prey, ambush them whenever you see fit and strike fear in the hearts of so many hapless victims as you become the legend himself! Read our Friday the 13th: The Game - Ultimate Slasher Edition review.
#RaceDieRun (QubicGames, Fri 9th August, $9.99) #RaceDieRun is an arcade racing game in which you pilot extremely fast ships. Easy controls meet challenging gameplay in a #Race that perfectly executes the "easy to learn, hard to master" saying. You will #Die many times.
DC Universe Online (Daybreak Game Company, Tue 6th August, Free to start) DC Universe Online is now on Nintendo Switch! Join thousands of other players in this free-to-play, massively multiplayer online action game set in the popular DC universe. Channel your inner hero or villain by creating a unique, customizable character with a variety of superpowers
Doughlings: Invasion (HERO CONCEPT, Today, $9.99) Doughlings: Invasion promises a fun gaming experience to gamers of all ages with the innovations it brings to the shooting genre. “GET OUT OF MY PLANET! ” In Doughlings: Invasion, the second game of the series, the story continues right where it left off.
Epic Clicker Journey (Ultimate Games, Tue 6th August, $4.99) Experience your epic journey. Visit 20 mysterious lands and face the monsters that live there. Collect items and experience that will allow you to develop your character and be more effective in combat. Make the defeated creatures help you during the journey. Meet the bravest warriors and conquer the most dangerous lands together.
ESport Manager (Ultimate Games, Mon 12th August, $7.99) eSport Manager is a game based on the idea of e-sports competitions, especially the most popular - FPS AND MOBA. Create your dream team by selecting the players who suit you the best. Care for their constant development, train, sign advertising contracts and be active in social media.
Exception (Traxmaster Software, Tue 13th August, $14.99) When an old woman's computer is taken over by a virus bent on total annihilation, you assume control of an ordinary software program transformed into an elite combat machine. Retake the system and build your character into a formidable instrument of retribution.
Fell Seal: Arbiter's Mark (Wed 14th August, $29.99) Take control of the Arbiter Kyrie, an agent of the Immortal Council tasked with preserving stability and order throughout the land, and lead your troops through difficult encounters.
M.A.C.E. Tower Defense (EntwicklerX, Thu 1st August, $3.99) M. A. C. E. Tower Defense is a classic tower defense game with unique towers and enemies and an in-game shop system for getting better towers, upgrade existing towers and buy special items (Atom Bomb, Splash Bomb, Air supply).
Never Give Up (Armor Games, Tue 13th August, $14.99) Never Give Up is packed full of vicious traps and hazards specifically designed to turn you into bloody chunks. When the going gets tough, the tough don't quit!
Neverlast (Sabec, Fri 9th August, $9.99) Stop the demon invasion by destroying the three runic portals before it's too late in this fast-action first-person fantasy game. ! You are a reckless hero from a bygone era and your castle is under siege from the dark forces.
Oh!Edo Towns (Kairosoft, Today, $12.00) Your ideal samurai town awaits you! Erect houses, castles, and all manner of medieval marvels with a touch of the finger--rewriting the pages of history as you see fit!
Our Flick Erasers (SAT-BOX, Fri 2nd August, $12.96) Relive memories of playing with friends in school! Flick your opponent's eraser off the desk! Have a great time playing up with to 4 players in a variety of modes!
Pelican and Medjed (PLiCy, Thu 1st August, $7.99) Go to the exciting 8-bit-Exotic worlds! To reach to the goal, break blocks and take bananas! Try speedrun, and get the best rank! Enjoy the Action puzzle from 16 stages, and more SPECIAL stage! Can you reach the Final boss?
Pix the Cat (Playdigious, Today, $9.99) Put your reflexes to the test and scratch your head with Pix the Cat! This critically acclaimed intense arcade game is sure to leave you on the edge of your seat! Your mission is simple: collect all the ducklings and lead them to a safe zone!
Plague Inc: Evolved (Ndemic Creations, Fri 2nd August, $14.99) Plague Inc: Evolved is a unique mix of high strategy and terrifyingly realistic simulation. Your pathogen has just infected 'Patient Zero' - now you must bring about the end of human history by evolving a deadly, global Plague whilst adapting against everything humanity can do to defend itself.
Quench (Axon Interactive, Wed 7th August, $19.99) Each generation, the Elephant Tribe makes a grand pilgrimage. But this time, something is different... Help Shaman, the young Elephant leader, convince the other animal tribes to join her.
Sagebrush (Ratalaika Games, Fri 9th August, $5.99) Inspired by real-world cults, Sagebrush is a first-person narrative-driven adventure game which thrusts players into the role of a truth-seeker who must investigate the tragic circumstances of the Perfect Heaven cult’s mass suicide.
Shadows 2: Perfidia (Ultimate Games, Tue 6th August, $7.99) Explore a darkened office complex and uncover the truth behind the horrifying events that have befallen its inhabitants. Play as one of two characters with unique storylines, monster encounters, and gameplay challenges. Navigate a multi-story maze that grows scarier, harder, and more twisted as you struggle to escape the madness.
Subdivision Infinity DX (Blowfish Studios, Today, $14.99) Step into the cockpit of an intergalactic fighter and explore the great expanses of outer space. With more than 30 engaging story missions and sidequests spanning several star systems, Subdivision Infinity is an action-packed journey brimming with dogfights, boss battles, and more set against the stunning wild outer reaches of the cosmos.
Sudoku Universe (indienova, Today, $6.99) Sudoku - is a logic-based, combinatorial number-placement puzzle. The objective is to fill a 9×9 grid with digits so that each column, each row, and each of the nine 3×3 subgrids that compose the grid (also called "boxes", "blocks", or "regions") contains all of the digits from 1 to 9.
Swallow Up (Rising Win Tech, Fri 2nd August, $7.99) Swallow up is a relaxing, hyper-casual game. Just clear the board! No fancy user interface, no music but a simple game sound that makes you idle, relaxing. Enjoy the massive objects falling scene. Not only can you use the control stick to enjoy all levels but also can control the ball by touching the screen at the same time.
Tactics V: "Obsidian Brigade" (Fri 9th August, $24.99) Tactics V: "Obsidian Brigade" is a retro-style tactical turn-based video game in homage to console tactical RPGs from the 1990s. Its set in an in-house fantasy setting with its own lore and magic, It also uses techniques to convert to a 2D isometric look from 3D assets.
Taimumari: Complete Edition (Victory Road, Fri 9th August, $14.99) Retro-style platform game in keeping with the best traditions of games of our childhood! Take control of the Himari, the young female wizard travelling across various ages to settle the balance in time across the whole world!
The Pyraplex (Kairosoft, Today, $12.00) Transcend the boundaries of space and time to construct a colossal new wonder of the world in this pyramid-building adventure! Make history with the Pyraplex, a desert oasis of commerce and culture far ahead of its time.
Turok 2: Seeds of Evil (Nightdive Studios, Fri 9th August, $19.99) Having defeated the Campaigner, Turok throws the Chronocepter into a waiting volcano to destroy it. Unfortunately, the blast awakens an even deadlier force - The Primagen.
Welcome to Hanwell (SteelArtsSoftware, Fri 9th August, $14.99) Hanwell, once a safe haven from the horrors of the world, now a cesspit of anomalous scum. Explore a dense open world of terror, every building a unique location with its own story to tell.
Wordsweeper by POWGI (Lightwood Games, Today, $7.99) A crossword puzzle solved using logic and deduction. This new word game draws inspiration from the classic puzzle “minesweeper”, and is exclusive to POWGI!
Wreckin' Ball Adventure (QubicGames, Fri 2nd August, $4.99) Wreckin' Ball Adventure is a 2.5D platformer with physics-based puzzles cleverly incorporated in 60 levels. Beat story mode solo or bring up to 3 friends!
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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!