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!
Deadly Premonition 2: A Blessing in Disguise (Rising Star Games, Fri 10th July, $49.99) The true sequel to Deadly Premonition is coming to Nintendo Switch. In the year 2005, FBI agent York visits Le Carré, a small town in New Orleans where he encounters a mysterious serial murder case alongside his “friend” Zach. Produced by the original creative team. The story takes place in a small town in New Orleans which was created based on research and interviews. Read our Deadly Premonition 2: A Blessing in Disguise review.
Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town (Marvelous (XSEED), Tue 14th July, $49.99) Your farming life begins in Mineral Town, a charming village surrounded by nature. You've returned after many years to restore your late grandfather's farm to its former glory. Care for crops, livestock, and more as your very own story of seasons unfolds.
CrossCode (Deck13 Interactive, Today, $19.99) This retro-inspired 2D action-RPG might outright surprise you. CrossCode combines 16-bit SNES-style graphics with butter-smooth physics, a fast-paced combat system, and engaging puzzle mechanics, served with a gripping sci-fi story. CrossCode is all about how it plays! Take the best out of two popular genres, find a good balance between them and make a great game.
Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon 2 (Inti Creates, Fri 10th July, $14.99) Curse of the Moon 2 brings classic 2D action and a dark, 8-bit aesthetic together with modern playability. The multiple-scenario structure of the previous title returns with an epic new story supervised by IGA (Koji Igarashi) himself. Players take control of Zangetsu, a swordsman from the far east who bears a deep grudge against demonkind and the alchemists who summoned them.
Neon Abyss (Team17, 14th July, $19.99) Featuring unlimited item synergies and a unique dungeon evolution system, each run diversifies the experience and every choice alters the ruleset. Get ready to unleash hell!
Arcade Archives P-47 (Hamster, out now, $7.99) Use machine guns and special weapons to defeat the enemy troops attacking from the land, sea, and air. With exhilarating great plains, seas of clouds shining in the setting sun, and the open ocean where battleships 4 screens long appear, and more. These immersive stages can be enjoyed with 2 people playing simultaneously.
Creepy Tale (No Gravity Games, 10th July, $7.99) Find out the dark story that befell the once-calm and peaceful forest, turning it into a terrifying place filled with otherworldly evil. Solve the secrets of the forest and save your brother!
Crowdy Farm Puzzle (7Levels, out now, $5.99) The Crowdy Farm needs your smart head! As farm manager you will have to solve many brain-teasers to bring order to this place. Sort, organize and match. Plan, fit in and deduce in five different puzzle types! Cover grass fields with colors, set animals in matching rows, and learn the work of shepherd dog.
Dangerous Relationship (D3 Publisher, today, $14.99) You finally land a job in show business, which you had only ever known about through TV and magazines. In a single day, you end up meeting an idol, an actor, a model, a musician, and a comedian, and from that day on, you suddenly change from being an ordinary citizen to being a celebrity's girlfriend.
Demon's Rise - War for the Deep (Today, $6.99) Enter the depths of the ancient city of Angor and prepare for battle. Form a mercenary party of adventurers, sellswords, rogue sorcerers, and assassins, and enlist with an army of dwarves trying to retake their ancient homeland. Demon's Rise is a turn-based tactical game where players must lead a party of six heroes through the bowels of an underground city.
DISTRAINT 2 (Ratalaika Games, 10th July, $8.99) Can you restore hope and find your purpose after selling your soul? Redemption… Hope… Are these things that one can hope to acquire again after selling your soul in your haunting past?
EAGLETALON vs. HORDE OF THE FLIES (DICO, out now, $8.99) You become the fighting leader of Eagle Talon, collecting artifacts and friends, and prevent Horde of the Flies' aspirations of world dominance! This game will require you to use your head! Go through a variety of stages, cities, jungles, deserts and airports, all while dodging Horde of the Flies' devastating assaults!
Gas Station: Highway Services (BoomBit Games, 10th July, $8.99) Discover the intricacies of highway services work from two standpoints - as a driver and as their employee. You will drive and tow cars, wash and refuel them and more!
Laraan (Flynns Arcade, Today, $6.00) Created with a minimalist low poly style. Accompanied by a splendid movie soundtrack. You’re about to enter an old world of computer entertainment. Laraan bridges the gap between cinema and action-adventure games with a completely old style of fluid, cinematic storytelling. Using a completely old graphic system of cinematic zooms, pans, close-ups, and cuts, Laraan gets you involved in a breathtaking story of inter-dimensional travel.
Love Letter from Thief X (Voltage, 9th July, $24.99) The Story: The Black Foxes, an infamous band of thieves... Their next target? You! But what could they want with you, a simple museum curator? The hacker with an attitude, the youthful sniper, the sexy master of disguise, or the dauntless leader... Who will steal your heart?
Retro Game Pack (Run-Down Games, 9th July, $4.99) This bundle contains a collection of retro games. Games that we grew up playing or wanting to play as a child. All games contain a challenging CPU and local two-player modes. Travel back in time into the middle of a retro room. Play on the go, on the TV, or with others locally.
Rez Plz (Graffiti Games, 15th July, $11.99) REZ PLZ is a pixel art puzzle platformer with a new twist on co-op and single-player gameplay: Kill your brother to solve puzzles and conquer dungeons. Join apprentice wizard brothers Arcan and Zeph as they fight the forces of Dark Arcanum armed with little more than the Resurrection Scroll, a tool they can use to bring each other back to life. As you progress, you will unlock new spells that grant diverse abilities to conquer the increasingly difficult challenges ahead.
Robozarro (eastasiasoft, 9th July, $5.59) Robozarro is a physics-based 2D action game where robots B0-3 and 0-Ramatron embark on an epic quest through the outskirts, underbelly and rooftops of Mech Angeles to uncover the mystery surrounding the disappearance of Dr. Zarro.
Solitaire TriPeaks Flowers (7Levels, 9th July, $5.99) In Solitaire TriPeaks Flowers you can play hundreds of levels filled with the most addictive version of solitaire there is! And you can do that along with your trusty cat companion that shall help you along the journey of filling your greenhouses with the most beautiful flowers of all colors! Playful and relaxed experience awaits!
Switchy Road DeluX (Digital Game Group, out now, $5.99) The widely popular Switchy Road endless roller now comes in a new enhanced deluxe version. The challenging road crossing game now has amazing new levels each with different themes, backgrounds, designs and music! Play starts with the original Switchy Road theme but with skill you will quickly progress through each level to unlock the next unique theme. Once you unlock them all you can go back and select whichever level you want to play again. Play all the levels or stick with your favorite ones. Random generated crossing roads make the challenge different every time you play.
The Great Perhaps (Drageus Games, Fri 10th July, $9.99) The Great Perhaps tells the story of an astronaut returning to Earth destroyed by natural cataclysms. There, among the ruins he finds an unusual artifact — an old lantern, in the light of which you can see glimpses of another time and travel to the past. Experience constant time traveling between an empty, melancholic scenery of the post-apocalyptic Earth and its vivid days gone by.
TroubleDays (qureate, Today, $7.99) Can Lovelia successfully harvest technoforce?! Set in Akihabara, the awkwardly funny and slightly naughty new life of one naive succubus begins!
void tRrLM(); //Void Terrarium (NIS America, Tue 14th July, $24.99) In a world contaminated with toxic fungi, a discarded maintenance robot finds a lone human girl among the discarded junk in a scrapyard. To ensure her survival, the robot and a decommissioned AI known as factoryAI must create a refuge for her within a terrarium.
Super Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online
Donkey Kong Country – Armed with chest-pounding muscle, mighty barrel rolls and awesome vine-swinging skills, Donkey Kong and Diddy Kong set out to face their adversaries, K. Rool and his reptilian crew of Kremlings. Play solo, compete with a friend or play cooperatively in over 100 levels filled with collectibles and hidden bonus levels. Donkey Kong Country will be available on July 15.
Natsume Championship Wrestling – Choose from 12 outrageous wrestlers and bring the pain! With a robust grappling system and over 50 moves to master, experience the most realistic wrestling action of the 16-bit era. Test your might against the AI, or up to two players can compete in exhibition, tag team and round robin matches. Natsume Championship Wrestling will be available on July 15.
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The Immortal – Grab your Wizard’s Pack and let your quest unfold as you explore the Labyrinth of Eternity. Delve into the dungeon’s depths to uncover the mysteries of the ancient ruins. Your teacher Mordamir awaits below! The Immortal will be available on July 15.
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!