The Sinking City (Switch)

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 comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy!

Switch Retail - New Releases

DAEMON X MACHINA (Nintendo, 13th Sept, £44.99) - When the moon fell, mankind harnessed advanced AI to rebuild the world. However, the same disaster saw the arrival of the Immortals, an evil machine race who turned that AI against its masters. Hope for the future became a bitter battle for survival.
Now, an endless war rages between powerful consortiums and the Immortals in a fight to save humanity. Join the ranks of the Reclaimers – an elite group of mercenaries – and search for the secret of the Immortals before it’s too late. Read our DAEMON X MACHINA review

Switch eShop - New Releases

Amnesia: Collection (Frictional Games, 12th Sep, £25.20) - The collection contains three Amnesia titles: The Dark Descent, A Machine For Pigs, and Justine. Experience the horror that kickstarted the Let's Play revolution; be immersed in three living nightmares that will chill you to the core.

Blasphemous (Team17, 10th Sep, £17.99) - A foul curse has fallen upon the land of Cvstodia and all its inhabitants - it is simply known as The Miracle. Play as The Penitent One - a sole survivor of the massacre of the ‘Silent Sorrow’. Trapped in an endless cycle of death and rebirth, it’s down to you to free the world from this terrible fate and reach the origin of your anguish. Explore this nightmarish world of twisted religion and discover its many secrets hidden deep inside. Use devastating combos and brutal executions to smite the hordes of grotesque monsters and titanic bosses, who are all ready to rip your limbs off. - Read our Blasphemous review

The Sinking City (Frogwares, 12th Sep, £44.99) - The Sinking City is an adventure and investigation game set in an open world inspired by the universe of H.P. Lovecraft, the master of Horror. The half-submerged city of Oakmont is gripped by supernatural forces. You're a private investigator, and you have to uncover the truth of what has possessed the city… and the minds of its inhabitants.

Throne Quest Deluxe (Valorware, 11th Sep, £4.49) - Throne Quest Deluxe is a seem-less open-world Action Role Playing Game (ARPG). Delve into an adventurous world full of dungeons and crypts, fighting many types of vicious monsters and search for huge amounts of loot. Change between 12 classes throwing your axes, fire, harps and even a djenty-guitar in fast-paced combat whilst gulping potions and collecting drops to level-up and become a champion. Explore your way through the dangers of the lands on an epic quest to reach the central castle- to claim the Throne held by a demon boss.

Battle Supremacy - Evolution (Atypical Games, 12th Sep, £8.99) - Experience the true power in Battle Supremacy: EVOLUTION, a sci-fi transforming vehicles game with thrilling gameplay and showoff-worthy visuals. Act as a tank, a drone or an airplane, Battle it out in this riveting game, packed with lush landscapes and destructible environments. Drive or fly through futuristic cities with suspended highways and gigantic bridges. Unlock each level’s medals to master over 100 single-player missions.

Sydney Hunter and the Curse of the Mayan (CollectorVision Games, 12th Sep, £16.09) - You play as Sydney Hunter, an explorer who gets trapped inside a Maya pyramid while he is out exploring the region of Yucatan. Sydney soon discovers that Kinich Ahau (the Maya sun god) and Kukulkan (the feathered serpent god) have broken up the sacred Maya Haab calendar into seven separate pieces, has taken four precious idols, and are hiding them throughout the pyramid. Read our Sydney Hunter and the Curse of the Mayan review

The Sinking City - Deluxe Edition (Frogwares, 12th Sep, £44.99) - The Sinking City is an action/investigation game set in an open world inspired by the universe of H.P. Lovecraft. In this new type of adventure, you take on the role of Charles W. Reed, an investigator in the 1920s United States. No sooner have you arrived in Oakmont, Massachusetts, than you are led to investigate a mysterious flood inundating the city, in the hopes of shedding light on the darkness that has seized the place and corrupted the minds of the inhabitants - and yours...

The Tenth Line Special Edition (Sungazer Software, 12th Sep, £9.89) - In The Tenth Line, you'll guide the princess of the tiny nation of Easania, along with her unusual but reliable companions, and explore a vibrant world of humans, beasts, and dragons, while escaping the clutches of a mysterious cult in hot pursuit. Explore the world through fast-paced 2D platforming by controlling three separate characters, each with unique movement mechanics and ways of interacting with the world.

DISTRAINT: Deluxe Edition (Ratalaika Games, 13th Sep) - DISTRAINT: Deluxe Edition is a 2D psychological horror adventure game that tells the story of Price, a young man who seizes an old woman’s apartment. After seizing her home, his humanity is now gone. So begins his tale of regrets… Creep your way through different locations, learning the backstory of Price and his motivations that led him down this dark path.

Rest in Pieces (Itatake, 13th Sep) - Please save all the poor souls that have been trapped in the dream demons porcelain nightmares. Awake little Georgina from her evil clown dream, weaved of her worst fears. Help the drunken pirate Jack Parrot to vanquish the horrible sea monster Kraken. Save Father Lugosi from Count Draculas bloodthirsty fangs.

Ellen (JanduSoft, 13th Sep) - Help young investigator James uncover the dark truth behind the murder of the Smiths' and their missing daughter Ellen in this thrilling 2D pixel horror game. If you don’t believe in paranormal events, meet the people from White Hill. It’s been years since all but the daughter in the Smiths’ family were found brutally murdered.

Atomic Heist (Drageus Games, 13th Sep) - It has been nearly six years since the end of the Delotian wars. Our first war… our first contact, with an alien race. We thought the Delotians were coming to annihilate us. We later learned they were running away from the real threat. For eighteen generations the Delotians were hunted by the Rhaokyns. Everything they knew, everything they were had been lost or destroyed.

CHOP (QubicGames, 13th Sep) - Accessible in its mechanics, it offers a real strategic dimension and a depth of gameplay that will put your skills to the test. One hit to kill, respawn almost instantly. CHOP is meant to give a feeling close to what you can experience in fast FPS, mixed with platformer setting and influences from beloved titles. it speaks to those who like gore, comics, post-apo and are looking for a supercharged party game!

Ritual (Hexage, 13th Sep) - Equip your sorcerer with powerful combinations of Spells and Skills and blaze through hordes of monsters in a unique spell-casting action RPG. You are a Sorcerer Angel. They tried to sacrifice you and failed. Hunt them down, kill their foul God and purge the world!

Super Dodgeball Beats (PlayStack, 12th Sep, £11.99)

Star Wars Pinball (Zen Studios, 13th Sep)

Yellow Fins (Sprakelsoft, 12th Sep)

Arcade Archives TRACK & FIELD (HAMSTER, 12th Sep)

Newt One (Whitethorn Digital, 12th Sep)

Golazo! (Klabater, 12th Sep)

Switch eShop - Demos

Trials Rising Demo (Ubisoft) - Explore over-the-top action and physics-bending motorcycle racing in the latest opus of the Trials franchise. All new features, more competitions and more tracks means new challenges. Ride challenging tracks around the world – from the Great Wall of China and New York City to the Eiffel Tower and everywhere in between. With the new hilarious Tandem Bike, get your friends and try to control one bike with two riders. From your local backyard to worldwide stadiums, defeat all your opponents online and rise to glory.

CONTRA: ROGUE CORPS Demo (KONAMI) - CONTRA is back! Two years after the Alien Wars ended, the Damned City erupts from the final battleground. From the midst of the chaos, a group of scoundrels emerge. They might not be typical heroes, but they're here to save the world… or get rich trying. Featuring action packed battles, customisable gear, gigantic bosses and explosive multiplayer action.

Yellow Fins Demo (Sprakelsoft)

MISTOVER (Time Trial Demo) (Krafton)

Switch eShop - Pre-Orders

EA SPORTS FIFA 20 Nintendo Switch Legacy Edition (Electronic Arts) - EA SPORTS FIFA 20 Legacy Edition launches September 27th on Nintendo Switch featuring the latest kits, clubs, and squads from some of top leagues around the world. It will also feature some of the world’s most famous stadiums, including some brand new to FIFA 20. Gameplay features and modes will have parity with FIFA 19 on Nintendo Switch.

Call of Cthulhu (Focus Home Interactive, pre-order from 9th Sep)

Killer Queen Black (Liquid Bit, pre-order from 12th Sep)

Zombieland: Double Tap - Road Trip (Game Mill, pre-order from 12th Sep)

Galaxy Champions TV (Silesia Games, pre-order from 12th Sep)

Omen Exitio: Plague (Forever Entertainment, pre-order from 12th Sep)

Street Outlaws: The List (Game Mill, pre-order from 13th Sep)

Island Maze (Drageus Games, pre-order from 13th Sep)

Switch eShop - Special Offers

Game Title Saving Until
SpiritSphere DX (Fabraz) -75% Mon 16th Sep
Tumblestone (QuantumAstroGuild) -70% Wed 9th Oct
Astebreed (ACTIVE GAMING MEDIA) -40% Wed 25th Sep
Etherborn (Altered Matter) -20% Mon 30th Sep
GRIP (Wired Productions) -35% Thu 26th Sep
Moonlighter (11 bit studios) -49% Mon 30th Sep
The Bridge (The Quantum Astrophysicists Guild) -70% Wed 9th Oct
Astro Duel Deluxe (Panic Button) -85% Thu 19th Sep
Super Weekend Mode (Ratalaika Games) -25% Sun 22nd Sep
METAGAL (Ratalaika Games) -25% Sun 22nd Sep
Zeroptian Invasion (Ratalaika Games) -25% Sun 22nd Sep
Iron Snout (Ratalaika Games) -25% Sun 22nd Sep
Peasant Knight (Ratalaika Games) -25% Sun 22nd Sep
Crypt of the Serpent King (Rendercode Games) -33% Mon 30th Sep
Bargain Hunter (Silver Cow Studio) -20% Mon 23rd Sep
Alteric (Sometimes You) -50% Sun 29th Sep
Blood Waves (Sometimes You) -30% Sun 29th Sep
Drowning (Sometimes You) -35% Sun 29th Sep
Deep Ones (Sometimes You) -50% Sun 29th Sep
Crashbots (Sometimes You) -35% Sun 29th Sep
Grass Cutter - Mutated Lawns (Sometimes You) -25% Sun 29th Sep
OVIVO (Sometimes You) -25% Sun 29th Sep
Sigi - A Fart for Melusina (Sometimes You) -35% Sun 29th Sep
Bud Spencer & Terence Hill - Slaps And Beans (Trinity Team) -45% Mon 23rd Sep
Super Arcade Soccer (EnjoyUp Games) -30% Tue 8th Oct
Feather (Samurai Punk) -30% Tue 24th Sep
Screencheat: Unplugged (Samurai Punk) -30% Tue 24th Sep
Tower Of Babel (EnjoyUp Games) -65% Wed 9th Oct
Final Light, The Prison (Enjoy Up Games) -65% Wed 9th Oct
Godly Corp (Ultimate Games) -75% Fri 20th Sep
Gnomes Garden 2 (8Floor Games) -40% Sun 22nd Sep
Angels of Death (ACTIVE GAMING MEDIA) -30% Wed 25th Sep
Kero Blaster (ACTIVE GAMING MEDIA) -50% Wed 25th Sep
Croixleur Sigma (ACTIVE GAMING MEDIA) -50% Wed 25th Sep
Guns, Gore and Cannoli (Crazy Monkey) -40% Thu 26th Sep
Guns, Gore and Cannoli 2 (Crazy Monkey) -33% Thu 26th Sep
Warparty (Crazy Monkey) -50% Thu 26th Sep
Color Zen Kids (Cypronia) -20% Wed 2nd Oct
Pixel Action Heroes (Cypronia) -20% Wed 2nd Oct
Disease -Hidden Object- (D3 Publisher) -50% Thu 26th Sep
ESCAPE TRICK: 35 Fateful Enigmas (D3 Publisher) -50% Thu 26th Sep
Pub Encounter (D3 Publisher) -50% Thu 26th Sep
Destiny's Princess: A War Story, A Love Story (D3 Publisher) -50% Thu 26th Sep
The Men of Yoshiwara Ohgiya (D3 Publisher) -50% Thu 26th Sep
The Men of Yoshiwara: Kikuya (D3 Publisher) -50% Thu 26th Sep
Gakuen Club (D3 Publisher) -30% Thu 26th Sep
The Golf (D3 Publisher) -50% Thu 26th Sep
BILLIARD (D3 Publisher) -70% Thu 26th Sep
Enchanting Mahjong Match (D3 Publisher) -50% Thu 26th Sep
THE Card: Poker, Texas hold 'em, Blackjack and Page One (D3 Publisher) -60% Thu 26th Sep
THE Number Puzzle (D3 Publisher) -60% Thu 26th Sep
Catch 'Em! Goldfish Scooping (D3 Publisher) -80% Thu 26th Sep
Knock 'Em Down! Bowling (D3 Publisher) -50% Thu 26th Sep
Tennis (D3 Publisher) -70% Thu 26th Sep
The Charming Empire (D3 Publisher) -30% Thu 26th Sep
Nightshade/百花百狼 (D3 Publisher) -20% Thu 26th Sep
The Amazing Shinsengumi: Heroes in Love (D3 Publisher) -50% Thu 26th Sep
Funghi Puzzle Funghi Explosion (D3 Publisher) -50% Thu 26th Sep
Shikhondo: Soul Eater (Digerati) -70% Wed 9th Oct
The Aquatic Adventure of the Last Human (Digerati) -66% Wed 9th Oct
Uncanny Valley (Digerati) -66% Wed 9th Oct
Pipe Push Paradise (Digerati) -66% Wed 9th Oct
Omega Strike (Digerati) -66% Wed 9th Oct
Digerati Indie Bundle: INK & Hacky Zack (Digerati) -80% Wed 9th Oct
Fall of Light: Darkest Edition (Digerati) -70% Wed 9th Oct
Spectrum (Digerati) -70% Wed 9th Oct
Slain: Back From Hell (Digerati) -70% Wed 9th Oct
INK (Digerati) -66% Wed 9th Oct
The Coma: Recut (Digerati) -75% Wed 9th Oct
Three Fourths Home: Extended Edition (Digerati) -80% Wed 9th Oct
Blacksea Odyssey (Digerati) -70% Wed 9th Oct
Nefarious (Digerati) -66% Wed 9th Oct
Vertical Drop Heroes HD (Digerati) -70% Wed 9th Oct
Hacky Zack (Digerati) -80% Wed 9th Oct
1979 Revolution: Black Friday (Digerati) -70% Wed 9th Oct
Slayaway Camp: Butcher's Cut (Digerati) -70% Wed 9th Oct
Frost (Digerati) -70% Wed 9th Oct
Paranautical Activity (Digerati) -75% Wed 9th Oct
Black Paradox (Digerati) -50% Wed 9th Oct
Glass Masquerade (Digerati) -50% Wed 9th Oct
Monster Slayers (Digerati) -50% Wed 9th Oct
Odallus: The Dark Call (Digerati) -50% Wed 9th Oct
Oniken: Unstoppable Edition (Digerati) -50% Wed 9th Oct
Super Blood Hockey (Digerati) -50% Wed 9th Oct
Skelly Selest (Digerati) -50% Wed 9th Oct
Verlet Swing (Digerati) -50% Wed 9th Oct
Golem Gates (Digerati) -50% Wed 9th Oct
Reverse Crawl (Digerati) -50% Wed 9th Oct
Goetia (Forever Entertainment) -90% Wed 2nd Oct
Qbik (Forever Entertainment) -79% Wed 2nd Oct
Thief Simulator (Forever Entertainment) -50% Wed 2nd Oct
Diggerman (Forever Entertainment) -79% Wed 2nd Oct
Millie (Forever Entertainment) -79% Wed 2nd Oct
NoReload Heroes (Forever Entertainment) -90% Wed 2nd Oct
NO THING (Forever Entertainment) -49% Wed 2nd Oct
Phantaruk (Forever Entertainment) -79% Wed 2nd Oct
Realpolitiks (Forever Entertainment) -90% Wed 2nd Oct
Shut Eye (Forever Entertainment) -75% Wed 2nd Oct
Sparkle ZERO (Forever Entertainment) -79% Wed 2nd Oct
Sparkle 3 Genesis (Forever Entertainment) -79% Wed 2nd Oct
Startide (Forever Entertainment) -90% Wed 2nd Oct
Star Story: The Horizon Escape (Forever Entertainment) -90% Wed 2nd Oct
Teddy the Wanderer: Kayaking (Forever Entertainment) -90% Wed 2nd Oct
The Mahjong Huntress (Forever Entertainment) -79% Wed 2nd Oct
Zombillie (Forever Entertainment) -79% Wed 2nd Oct
Glaive: Brick Breaker (Forever Entertainment) -90% Wed 2nd Oct
Fishing Universe Simulator (Forever Entertainment) -90% Wed 2nd Oct
Merchants of Kaidan (Forever Entertainment) -90% Wed 2nd Oct
Surfingers (Forever Entertainment) -79% Wed 2nd Oct
Clock Simulator (Forever Entertainment) -74% Wed 2nd Oct
IHUGU (Forever Entertainment) -74% Wed 2nd Oct
Teddy The Wanderer: Mountain Hike (Forever Entertainment) -90% Wed 2nd Oct
Phantom Doctrine (Forever Entertainment) -50% Wed 2nd Oct
Hard West (Forever Entertainment) -80% Wed 2nd Oct
Risky Rescue (Forever Entertainment) -79% Wed 2nd Oct
Timberman VS (Forever Entertainment) -50% Wed 2nd Oct
Bedtime Blues (Forever Entertainment) -90% Wed 2nd Oct
Grab Lab (Forever Entertainment) -79% Wed 2nd Oct
Fly O'Clock (Forever Entertainment) -50% Wed 2nd Oct
The Childs Sight (Forever Entertainment) -33% Wed 2nd Oct
Gunpowder on The Teeth: Arcade (Forever Entertainment) -33% Wed 2nd Oct
TERRORHYTHM (TRRT) (Forever Entertainment) -33% Wed 2nd Oct
Tiny Hands Adventure (Forever Entertainment) -84% Wed 2nd Oct
Bad Dream: Coma (Forever Entertainment) -90% Wed 2nd Oct
Bad Dream: Fever (Forever Entertainment) -90% Wed 2nd Oct
Hyperide (Forever Entertainment) -49% Wed 2nd Oct
Hyperide: Vector Raid (Forever Entertainment) -49% Wed 2nd Oct
Dungeons & Aliens (Forever Entertainment) -74% Wed 2nd Oct
Estiman (Forever Entertainment) -49% Wed 2nd Oct
Nine Parchments (Frozenbyte) -70% Thu 26th Sep
Jettomero: Hero of the Universe (Ghost Time Games) -75% Thu 19th Sep
Townsmen (HandyGames) -33% Wed 25th Sep
Mercury Race (Herrero) -75% Thu 26th Sep
Fernz Gate (KEMCO) -35% Wed 25th Sep
Frane: Dragons' Odyssey (KEMCO) -20% Wed 25th Sep
Sephirothic Stories (KEMCO) -35% Wed 25th Sep
Heroes of the Monkey Tavern (Monkey Stories) -50% Tue 24th Sep
Beyond Enemy Lines: Covert Operations (Polygon Art) -30% Thu 19th Sep
Forklift - The Simulation (Polygon Art) -30% Thu 19th Sep
Jungle Z (Rising Win Tech.) -30% Tue 24th Sep
Dragon Pinball (SuperPowerUp Games) -34% Thu 10th Oct
Titans Pinball (SuperPowerUpGames) -34% Thu 10th Oct
Redneck Skeet Shooting (Ultimate Games) -75% Thu 26th Sep
Spy Chameleon (Unfinished Pixel) -30% Thu 26th Sep
Super Volley Blast (Unfinished Pixel) -20% Thu 26th Sep
Elemental Knights R (WINLIGHT) -10% Thu 26th Sep
Vostok Inc. (Wired Productions) -50% Thu 26th Sep
SpaceColorsRunner (Arach Games) -30% Sun 13th Oct
Storm Boy (Blowfish Studios) -80% Thu 3rd Oct
JackQuest: The Tale of the Sword (Blowfish Studios) -80% Thu 3rd Oct
The Deer God (Blowfish Studios) -80% Thu 3rd Oct
Minesweeper Genius (Blowfish Studios) -80% Thu 3rd Oct
Adrenaline Rush - Miami Drive (Cool Small Games) -25% Sun 13th Oct
Abyss (EnjoyUp Games) -34% Fri 11th Oct
99Moves (EnjoyUp Games) -34% Fri 11th Oct
Magic Nations (PrimeBit Games) -50% Fri 20th Sep
Xenon Racer (Soedesco) -65% Wed 9th Oct
Among the Sleep - Enhanced Edition (Soedesco) -40% Wed 9th Oct
Submerged (Uppercut Games) -65% Sun 22nd Sep
Inops (ZRZStudio) -50% Sun 13th Oct
Metaloid: Origin (7 Raven Studios) -30% Mon 30th Sep
Beat Cop (11 bit studios) -40% Mon 30th Sep
This War of Mine: Complete Edition (11 bit studios) -59% Mon 30th Sep
Let's Go Nuts (Devjuice) -65% Mon 14th Oct
Damsel (Screwtape Studios) -60% Mon 30th Sep
Car Mechanic Manager (Ultimate Games) -70% Thu 26th Sep
Car Trader (Ultimate Games) -70% Thu 26th Sep
Catch a Duck (Ultimate Games) -30% Thu 26th Sep
Garage Mechanic Simulator (Ultimate Games) -30% Thu 26th Sep
Ancient Rush 2 (Heideland GameWorks) £4.49 Permanent

DLC / Add-On Content

Nintendo Switch

  • Trials® Rising - Crash & Sunburn (Ubisoft)
  • The Sinking City - Worshippers of the Necronomicon (Frogwares)
  • The Sinking City - Chicago Organ Grinder (Frogwares)
  • The Sinking City - Investigator Pack (Frogwares)
  • The Sinking City - Experience Boost (Frogwares)
  • Overcooked! 2 - Carnival of Chaos (Team17)
  • Pic-a-Pix Pieces: 15x15 Pieces Pack 9 (Lightwood Games)
  • Pic-a-Pix Pieces: 20x20 Pieces Pack 9 (Lightwood Games)
  • Gear.Club Unlimited 2 - Dodge Challenger Sheriff (Microids)
  • Gear.Club Unlimited 2 - BMW Z4 Rodster Red Camo (Microids)
  • Gear.Club Unlimited 2 - Dodge Challenger Ignition (Microids)
  • Gear.Club Unlimited 2 - Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione Ottanta (Microids)
  • Gear.Club Unlimited 2 - BMW M4 Coupé Loyal 1 (Microids)
  • Gear.Club Unlimited 2 - Mercedes-AMG C 63 S Coupé Paint Stroke (Microids)
  • Gear.Club Unlimited 2 - Hazard Stickers Set (Microids)
  • Gear.Club Unlimited 2 - Wings Stickers Set (Microids)
What will you be downloading this week?

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