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 eShop - New Releases
Harvest Moon: One World (Rising Star, 5th March, £39.99 / €49.99) - Trek across beaches, the desert, and even a volcano in the latest entry into the long-running Harvest Moon series! The Harvest Goddess has gone missing, and it's up to you to help bring her back! Along the way, you'll come across cows, sheep, camels, and even reindeer! Dig in, because in this game, the world is literally your oyster!
Monster Jam Steel Titans 2 (THQ Nordic, 2nd Mar, £36.74 / €39.99) - More Trucks! New Worlds! Play with your friends in brand new online and split-screen multiplayer modes! Explore 5 huge outdoor worlds and unlock their secrets! Choose from 38 official trucks and upgrade them over the course of your career! Compete in authentic stadium events and race in various modes to become the ultimate champion!
Sea of Solitude: The Director's Cut (QUANTIC DREAM, 4th Mar, £17.99 / €19.99) - Adventure through a beautiful and troubling world, where nothing is as it seems, to confront and conquer your fears. Sea of Solitude: The Director’s Cut takes you through a drowned city where light has been submerged in darkness, and metaphorical creatures evoke painful emotions that Kay must face and overcome. Journey with Kay by boat and on foot, navigate harsh landscapes, solve puzzles and confront the monsters to help her find her inner peace and her sea of solitude.
Switch eShop - New Releases
3 out of 10: Season One (Terrible Posture Games, 3rd Mar, £8.99 / €9.99) - Join the ongoing adventures of developers at the world's worst video game studio as they endure antics both absurd and topical. Will they ever make a game that scores higher than a 3 out of 10?
A Glider's Journey (Emma Franklin, 1st Mar, £6.9 / €8.9) - A Glider's journey is a game about exploring a relaxing, colorful low poly world; while still challenging your piloting skills till the very end of each level. The very simple controls (one joystick to control the direction of the airplane, no throttle no rudder) makes it very easy to pickup, but hard to master, thanks to the physics-based flight model.
Ace Strike (£3.99 / €3.99) - Ace Strike will let you feel yourself as a battle pilot of combat copter. Fly with 4 different choppers, each with its own characteristics through multiple missions. Destroy your mission objectives like tanks, ships, turrets, military zones.
America Wild Hunting (£3.99 / €3.99) - If you love to shoot with the most well-known guns, rifles, hand guns and machine guns of the market, you will love playing this shooter. You'll find in this hunting game the real birds you can shoot in real life hunting on North American territory from Albatrosses to Eagles, Swans to Ducks, Pigeons to Bufflehead and many more. With its high-paced action, America Wild Hunting will challenge your dexterity and ability to concentrate.
Ayakashi: Romance Reborn Dawn Chapter & Twilight Chapter (Voltage, 4th Mar, £34.99 / €39.99) - The Story: The city is under attack by the Wraith scourge! Only you and your handsome Ayakashi comrades have the power to protect those you love! What are the Wraiths? What is this Kagura Bell Wand? Who is pulling the strings from the shadows? Unlock the mysteries behind this epic adventure, and win the heart of the man you love! Do you have what it takes to save the day? ! Stand and fight for a love 1,000 years in the making.
Cave Bad (eastasiasoft, 3rd Mar, £3.59 / €3.99) - Pick up your pickaxe and plenty of bombs as you set forth into treacherous dungeons in pixelated 8-bit style! Set in the same universe as Pity Pit, Cave Bad sees Oratio the Dwarf return for more action-packed exploration, this time dealing with demons from a top-down perspective and using every tool at his disposal against the demons of the underground. This roguelike adventure combines inspirations from genre classics with procedural generation to keep every run fresh and unpredictable.
Counter Recon: The First Mission (TROOOZE, 4th Mar, £14.99 / €16.99) - A single-player FPS game that fights against terrorists around the world! Overwhelming number of stages with high quality graphic! Various Weapons that excite military fans!
Doug Hates His Job (£3.63 / €4.05) - With 8 styles of gameplay, you get to decide how Doug responds to annoying coworkers, crazy clients, and a ruthless boss.
Dreaming Sarah (£4.99 / €4.99) - Dreaming Sarah is a surreal adventure platformer game with puzzle elements, an engaging environment, an incredibly diverse cast of characters, and of course, a young girl named Sarah. Sarah has been in an accident and is currently in a coma. It's up to you to help her wake up by exploring her dream world.
Duel on Board (indienova, 4th Mar, £5.89 / €6.59) - AHOY THERE! Duel on Board is a 1 vs 1 local multiplayer competitive / party game where pirates fight for the precious beer while sailing the dangerous high seas. These are the rules of the duel: Reach the center of the ship where the beer is placed. Don't get thrown off the ship.
Estranged: The Departure (Alan Edwardes , 4th Mar, £4.49 / €4.99) - Experience what the island has in store as you uncover the secretive Arque Corporation, burrowing ever deeper into their dangerous and haphazard operations.
Everhood (Foreign Gnomes, 4th Mar, £13.49 / €14.99) - Welcome to the world of Everhood Where up is down And left is right Where time has stopped And strange characters R O A M Here you control a wooden doll whose arm has been stolen by a blue gnome.
Faircroft's Antiques: Treasures of Treffenburg Collector's Edition (Ocean Media, 4th Mar, £8.99 / €9.99) - Join Antiquities expert Mia Faircroft as she visits the beautiful Austrian town of Treffenburg in search of a fabled antique collection that once belonged to a famous matriarch named Lady Ophelia Harcourt. But Mia knows there’s a story behind every antique, and when she finds that some details aren’t adding up, she’ll dig through every nook and cranny to uncover the Harcourt family’s secrets.
Give It Up! Bouncy (Zordix, 4th Mar, £8.49 / €8.49) - Boink through over 70 thumb-twisting levels, beat nerve-racking challenges, and collect ridiculous skins for your blob.
Gnosia (PLAYISM, 4th Mar, £22.49 / €24.99) - The crew of a drifting spaceship, facing off against a mysterious and deadly threat known as the “Gnosia” and having no idea who among them is really the enemy, formulate a desperate plan for survival. The most suspicious among them will be put into “cold sleep” one by one, in an effort to rid the ship of Gnosia.
GraviFire (Sometimes You, 3rd Mar, £4.49 / €4.99) - You need to put all the objects in the right places by controlling the character and the force of gravity. The Green Fire has been abducted by evil aliens, who force him to solve puzzles for tests. You need to pass all the tests to return the Green Fire back to his home. Looks like you are in for some serious brainstorming! Gravity, movement, deadly lasers. . . What else the aliens have prepared?
Gunslugs 2 (Orange Pixel, 1st Mar, £7.19 / €7.99) - A world under attack by tanks, spiders, bombs, rockets, aliens and the evil Black Duck army, … that world needs a hero, you are that hero! Are you ready to join the Gunslugs? If you like over the top action, chaos, explosions, weirdness and don’t take it all too serious, then you know exactly what Gunslugs is all about. A combination of fast run and gun gameplay mixed with elements of all our favorite movies and other pop-art from the 90s and 80s.
Into A Dream (Top Hat Studios, 4th Mar, £8.83 / €9.85) - In Into A Dream you wake up in a mysterious place devoid of all your memories and come upon a recording addressed to you. As you listen to it, you realize that your mind has been linked to the dreams of a Luke Williams, a man diagnosed with severe depression. You are Luke’s last hope and must prevent him from… fading away.
Kill It With Fire ( tinyBuild Games, 4th Mar, £10.79 / €11.99) - The spider - mankind’s most ancient and deadly nemesis. As a licensed Kill It With Fire exterminator, it’s time to fight back! Assemble your arsenal of increasingly excessive weapons, track spiders across suburbia, and burn everything in your path! To defeat spiders you must exploit their one weakness: FIRE.
Mail Mole (Undergames, 4th Mar, £9.99 / €11.99) - Running through the underground, climbing walls and soaring the skies, there's no place our hero can't reach! Traveling with Cannon Lines, Molty will take on the most demanding and varied platforming challenges to reach Carrotland's furthest and oldest Mailboxes: endless pits, giant boulders, steep slopes, bouncing platforms, sharp spikes... tough roads!
Mexican Train Dominoes Gold (Glowing Eye Games, 3rd Mar, £3.99 / €4.39) - Whether you’re a newbie or a well-seasoned pro, get stuck in wherever you feel comfortable with our easy, medium, or hard difficulty settings. Got five minutes? How about five hours? Settle down for a minute or a marathon with our short, middling, or long game choices.
Multi Quiz (Run-Down Games, 4th Mar, £8.99 / €9.99) - A great quiz to play alone, with your family or friends! Test your knowledge with this exceptional Multi Quiz game. Our quiz offers not only challenging facts but also funny and interesting knowledge.
NENA (£3.69 / €4.12) - NENA is a short, top-down action-puzzler following Botley on his very first journey! Key Features Possession System: You control Botley, and by extent control the world around him. Botley can't jump, shoot, or explode. but the objects he controls can. Fight bosses: With each of the three levels come a unique boss! Can you master telepathy and take them down? Embrace the UNKNOWN: Venture forth on a quest to gain freedom for all Robot-kind!
PAKO Caravan (Tree Men Games, 2nd Mar, £6.29 / €6.99) - Build you caravan as long as possible! Complete missions in colourful and fun levels that have their own little twists. There is lawn to be mowed, teleports to be used, risky jumps, UFOs, laboratory experiments and many other things waiting!
Pixel Game Maker Series Puzzle Pedestrians (Gotcha Gotcha Games, 4th Mar, £11.29 / €12.49) - Puzzle Pedestrians is not your ordinary puzzle game! Observe and guide pedestrians to help them have a safe time on their way to work, school, or otherwise fulfilling your mission objectives.
Rock 'N Racing Bundle Off Road & Rally (£17.99 / €19.99) - Enjoy 2 games in 1 with this irresistible speed games pack!
Ruinverse (KEMCO, 3rd Mar, £12.14 / €13.49) - Follow Kit, a kind-hearted transporter, and his vivacious childhood friend Allie as they team up with a third-rate swindler, a quack physician, and a ditzy dwarf to travel the world in their quest to save Allie from a plight that threatens her very existence while experiencing their moments of triumph and hardship in what is sure to be an unforgettable journey for RPG lovers everywhere!
Sir Lovelot (pixel games, 3rd Mar, £8.99 / €9.99) - Spring is in the air. Can you feel it? Sir Lovelot surely can, and he's determined to roam the four corners of Lululand, from castle to castle, to find the love of his life! Your goal is to collect a selection of gifts to offer the next awaiting damsel while avoiding treacherous hazards and fighting off weird creatures, all in the best possible time!
SUPER METBOY! (Flyhigh Works, 4th Mar, £8.09 / €8.99) - "SUPER METBOY! " features the main character "METBOY", It is a "casual arcade action" title in which you defeat enemies with MET BLADE. When you press the action button, METBOY fires a blade at the same time as they jump, and those blades can cause damage to enemies. A wave is clear when you defeat a certain number of enemies.
Task Force Delta - Afghanistan (Polygon Art, 4th Mar, £8.99 / €9.99) - As a member of Task Force Delta, Army's Elite special forces unit, you'll strive for vengeance for Terrorist Attacks against the United States. Formed to battle terrorism, you will engage in rough terrain against countless enemies with the sole target to eliminate leading terrorists in Afghanistan. Utilise a modern arsenal of machine guns, assault rifles, sniper rifles and pistols to weaken the terrorists and protect the free world!
The True (Badri Bebua, 3rd Mar, £8.59 / €9.5) - To figure out what really happened in the lab, you have to reach underground Ascendo lab, where the trail that Sarah found in the memory of a robot DR12 leads. While playing you have to solve puzzles, fight with strange creatures and finally find out not only what actually happened in the Robotec lab, but also about who Sarah really is. The player has a portable teleport gun, which can freeze, burn, spin water and move the objects. Challenge yourself and learn the truth.
Wind Peaks (Actoon Studio, 3rd Mar, £6.99 / €8.39) - What Happens in Wind Peaks? Wind Peaks is a searching game, with distinct hand drawn cartoonish visuals, telling the story of a group of scouts that finds a map that guides them to a magical part of the forest.
Switch eShop - Demos
DLC / Add-On Content
- Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & the Secret Fairy
- Harvest Moon: One World
- Monster Jam Steel Titans 2
- Touhou spell bubble
- Truck Driver
- Two Point Hospital
- WorldNeverland - Elnea Kingdom
So that's your lot for this week's Nintendo Download. Go on, be a sport and drop a vote in the poll above, and comment below with your hot picks!