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 eShop - New Releases
Asdivine Cross (KEMCO, 22nd Apr, £12.14 / €13.49) - Harvey, an outlaw of little importance, gets himself trapped deep in his kingdom's dungeons. While imprisoned he befriends a mysterious woman who claims to be the princess of the lands. Together the two begin an escape that spans far beyond jail bars. As both friends and enemies begin to surface, Harvey realizes that the world of Asdivine is anything but at peace. Between threats of war and angry Deities, Harvey and friends begin a series of quests that will determine the very fate of Asdivine. . .
Atelier Firis: The Alchemist and the Mysterious Journey DX (KOEI TECMO EUROPE, 22nd Apr, £32.99 / €39.99) - The Mysterious series combines heart-warming everyday elements with extraordinary experiences in a world full of wonders. The 2nd instalment, "Atelier Firis", is back in DX form! ＜Game Introductions＞ Together with Sophie and Plachta, the two alchemists who she meets by chance, Firis ventures to the outside world and learns alchemy from Sophie. In order to take the official certification exam in a year, she must practice her alchemy skills, complete tasks, and search for “licensed alchemists” in the towns and villages she visits to collect recommendation letters.
Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings DX (KOEI TECMO EUROPE, 22nd Apr, £32.99 / €39.99) - The Mysterious series combines heart-warming everyday elements with extraordinary experiences in a world full of wonders. The 3rd instalment, "Atelier Lydie & Suelle", is back in DX form! ＜Gameplay＞ Hone your alchemy skills by exploring the mysterious worlds inside paintings and collecting ingredients through exploring and defeating monsters. Aim to become the best atelier in the kingdom by completing many requests and tasks and raising your atelier rank.
Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book DX (KOEI TECMO EUROPE, 22nd Apr, £32.99 / €39.99) - The Mysterious series combines heart-warming everyday elements with extraordinary experiences in a world full of wonders. The 1st instalment, "Atelier Sophie", is back in DX form! ＜Game Introductions＞ As a fledgling alchemist, Sophie works with Plachta on various alchemic recipes in order to hone her skills. As they learns new recipes, explore the fields, collect materials, and synthesize new items, the power of alchemy and Plachta's memories begin to come to life.
Bamerang (Lululu Entertainment, 22nd Apr, £5.00 / €5.50) - Master the flight curve of the boomerang to hit your friends in unexpected ways and send them flying off the stage. Fight on a rising platform that changes its form after every round.
BraveMatch (Playstige Interactive, 22nd Apr, £4.49 / €4.99) - Choose from 6 different heroes to beat 20 different enemy types! Use mana and dig gold to unlock new skills, buy weapons and armor! Fight against your enemies in 20 different beautiful backgrounds! Listen to more than 20 epic fantasy music tracks!
Buildings Have Feelings Too! (Merge Games, 22nd Apr, £11.99 / €15.99) - Old Pete, “The Dock Yard”, is being demolished. He’s the first of his group of friends to go. It was unexpected and everyone is a bit worried. Being made of bricks and mortar doesn’t mean you don’t have your own things to worry about. This ragtag group of friends were there, right from the start, when it really became a city. With them they brought the titans of the industry, hundreds of jobs, and hundreds more houses.
Colorfall (£2.49 / €2.49) - Grow your problem-solving skills, fast thinking, pattern recognition and sequence solving. Enjoy thought-provoking fun with addictive puzzle game in accompaniment of relaxing piano sounds which allow you to clear your mind and keep it healthy.
Devil Slayer Raksasi (indienova, 22nd Apr, £10.79 / €11.99) - Devil Slayer Raksasi is a top-down action game with procedurally generated dungeons, profound roguelike elements, and intuitive soul-like fighting. It's a fair and challenging game, dodging, timing, striking, you need to master them all to fight your way out of this cursed world.
Driving World: Nordic Challenge (£10.79 / €11.99) - Complete a variety of missions & tasks, showing your pro driver skills! Uniquely varied & exciting driving game! Think of a vehicle and it’s here! You’ll be driving small cars, big cars, trucks, a bus and even pilot a boat completing challenging tasks & missions!
Dungeon and Gravestone (£17.99 / €19.99) - Awakened from deep slumber you found yourself in a city destined to be devoured by Demon King of Death. There was only one road leading outside of it, straight into the dungeon entrance. The gates were open. A terrifying place where blood is steadily suck. * Supports English, Japanese, and Polish. Please set to Polish in the configuration window
Dungholes (£8.99 / €9.99) - Find all Diamonds in this Top Down Dungeon game. Can you get them all ? Over 60+ dangerous levels are waiting for you. And it requires all your skills: - Be fast sometimes - Think about the right way you need to choose Features: - 60+ Levels full of Diamonds, Keys and Traps - Handmade Pixel Art - Easy Gameplay but hard to master
Effie (Klabater, 22nd Apr, £17.99 / €19.99) - Effie is a 3D action-adventure game that combines the classic elements of the genre, such as combat, platforming and puzzles, with the exploration of an expanded world. In the game, we play as Galand, a young man in his quest to recover his youth after a witch cursed him with premature old age. A powerful black magic controls the cities of the region of Oblena and to face evil, we will carry a magic shield called Runestone. This shield has a very important role in our adventure because it will be our only weapon and tool. It will allow you to defend yourself, to fight and to surf across the red grassland.
EQI (£4.49 / €4.99) - You find yourself in a digital world that twists and changes around you, challenging your senses, focus, and reflexes. Interface with the great mystery and transcend. - Explore and solve over 20 stages, increasing in size and difficulty. - Control your own movement and shift the world around you. - Solve puzzles, see through illusions, and master challenging obstacle courses. - Immerse yourself in the electronic pulse of the game's OST.
Infinite Adventures® (Stormseeker Games, 22nd Apr, £11.49 / €12.99) - Infinite Adventures is a dungeon crawling RPG inspired by classic dungeon RPGs; with fresh new mechanics for exploration, combat, and progression. You are the Traveler, a hero with a forgotten memory. Assemble your party and explore the Infinite Labyrinth to discover the truths of your past.
Later Alligator (Pillow Fight, 19th Apr, £14.99 / €15.99) - Explore Alligator New York City, play dozens of minigames, solve a big mystery, and save a little alligator named Pat! Hey! You! The hard-boiled reptile I can definitely see holding this game. You’re the perfect person to help Pat the Alligator uncover the secret behind the mysterious “event” his family’s planning for him in the heart of Alligator New York City. - Read our Later Alligator review
Little Mouse's Encyclopedia (£7.59 / €8.44) - Little Mouse's Encyclopedia is ideal for born explorers. Wandering around the lively boards, you’ll find animals and plants by yourself. Using a magnifying glass, you can reveal cards that contain interesting information and drawings.
Moon Raider (£8.99 / €9.99) - Ava is the young daughter of the brilliant-but-aging scientist Dr. Cavor and Selene, the former queen of the moon. Selene is a selenite whose life depends on special energy only moon gems can provide. With none left and time running out, Dr. Cavor enlists Ava to raid the moon and bring back as many gems as she can find! Ava must survive the treacherous catacombs deep beneath the surface of the moon. Her enemies, a legion of corrupt aliens that now rule the moon with force, are far less primitive than they first appear. Their world is full of terrifying technology, deadly traps, and armed soldiers at the ready. Ava soon realizes that the only way to save her mother is to save the moon from itself. - Read our Moon Raider review
MotoGP™21 (Milestone, 22nd Apr, £39.99 / €49.99) - Take your place on the starting grid and get ready for the most realistic and immersive MotoGP™ videogame ever. THE VERY BEST OF MotoGP™ Live the 2021 Season at its fullest with the classes MotoGP™, Moto2™, Moto3™. Live the most authentic and immersive 2-wheels racing experience with more than 120 official riders, over 20 tracks and new and improved features for an unprecedented level of realism. And for the first time, the Long Lap Penalty. Relive the history of MotoGP™ with more than 40 historic riders and their iconic bikes.
Mystic Fate (JanduSoft, 22nd Apr, £4.49 / €4.99) - Help young Aris to solve the mystery of the fall of Asfand and It’s guild of alchemists, avenge the death of her brother, discover the limits of her powers all of that and more inside a 3D voxel action adventure game where you control weapons made of metal. Aris has been training for all her life due to her special powers and skills along with her brother to go inside the Alchemists Dungeon and recover the long lost orbs to restore the peace in Asfand long thrilled by Koltors which after the fall of the alchemists guild has been winning the war.
Palindrome Syndrome: Escape Room (mc2games, 21st Apr, £7.19 / €7.99) - You wake up in a spaceship with no memories. Will you be able to discover how you got there and who you are? Palindrome Syndrome is an escape room in a sci-fi setting that will test your skills. Solve puzzles, decode secret codes, find hidden objects and investigate the different rooms of the spaceship while you discover the events that led you there. Solve this mystery exploring each of the rooms in which this adventure takes place. Will you be able to escape?
PICROSS S6 (JUPITER, 22nd Apr, £8.99 / €9.99) - New puzzles in "Extra" mode have been included as a freebie along with four other Picross modes: Picross, Mega Picross, Color Picross, and Clip Picross!
There are 300 Picross and Mega Picross puzzles, 150 Clip Picross piece puzzles, 30 Color Picross puzzles, and 5 Extra puzzles, a grand total of 485 puzzles!
Sakura Succubus (Gamuzumi, 22nd Apr, £7.19 / €7.99) - Ogasawara Hiroki is a thoroughly average man, until one day, that is, when he’s tasked with taking photos of Japan’s top idol, Ikue Ayu. Hiroki soon finds himself at the mercy of three beautiful women – there’s the cute idol Ayu, the sultry businesswoman Marina, and the airheaded social media star Cosmos. They’re all rich, famous, and they should be utterly unattainable… But, for some reason, they’re insatiably attracted to Hiroki! They can’t get enough of him – and soon, Hiroki’s average life becomes anything but.
Skyland Rush - Air Raid Attack (Forsaken Games, 22nd Apr, £5.39 / €5.99) - A shooting rush game against creatures of the dark! Shoot and fly through the sky of Skylandia in an epic adventure. How far can you get? Dash into the world and challenge your skills in this side-scrolling game!
Smelter (DANGEN Entertainment, 22nd Apr, £15.09 / €16.79) - You are Eve, fresh out of Eden and armed with a living suit of armor. Explore a dangerous new world, battle its bizarre denizens and expand your empire in a desperate journey to find Adam. Smelter is a strategy, action-platformer combo inspired by classics from the 16-bit era.
The Seven Chambers (Ocean Media, 22nd Apr, £8.99 / €9.99) - The Cosmos turned the fate of the Earth’s inhabitants every day. Elasaid didn’t believe in astrology but the force of the planets and constellations entered into her life and many previous lives regardless of what she thought. After getting hit by a blast in the London riots she falls into a coma. In the coma’s sub-conscious she experiences a past life as a Highland Warrior where, after reading a passage of ancient text from a magic book, an underworld portal opens.
The Skylia Prophecy (£5.03 / €5.59) - Mirenia is an 18 year old girl on a quest for redemption. After unleashing an evil power when she was a teenager, she is now on her way to Tirkin Fortress to perform an ancient spell that should help her vanquish the very evil she unleashed three years ago. Now, nearing the end of her quest, she arrives in the villages just outside the fortress, where monsters ravage; young women are being taken and men are being slaughtered. Armed with her trusted Shield Blade, Mirenia is so close to undoing the mistakes of her past.
Touhou Hyouibana ～ Antinomy of Common Flowers. (Phoenixx, 22nd Apr, £24.99 / €29.99) - This is a complete port of the collaboration with Twilight Frontier, from the Touhou Project by Team Shanghai Alice. A mysterious phenomenon called "Perfect Possession" is occurring. A phenomenon where one is possessed by a completely different person not only in mind but in body. However there is nothing to worry about, as Reimu has already figured out the cause of this phenomenon.
Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion (Graffiti Games, 22nd Apr, £10.79 / €11.99) - Take control of an adorable turnip who happens to be an absolute menace to society. After failing to pay taxes and getting evicted from your home, you must go on an epic quest to pay back your massive debt to Mayor Onion. Garden tools to solve plantastic puzzles, meet eccentric vegetables and fruits, and take on treacherous fights. Along the journey uncover what’s spoiling this garden community and rise to tear down the corrupt vegetable government!
War of stealth - assassin (LLC KURENTER, 22nd Apr, £11.59 / €12.89) - It is stealth action, top-down shooter with armed soldiers and zombies which has sci fi style and rude and rectilinear humour. You play for a soldier who must come in to a secret base and take information about they work. But the main hero doesn`t expected that a base has many secrets from which blood getting cold in veins. The game gives thrills with possibility to play by quite and stealth but also you can shoot if you ready to it.
WORLD END ECONOMiCA ~complete~ (Sekai Games, 22nd Apr, £19.11 / €21.24) - In the far future on the moon, humans have begun to colonize it. A young boy named Haru has been chasing his wildest dream. His dream is to stand where no man has stood before, and in order to do so he needs capital, a ludicrous amount of capital. What better place to get that amount of capital by using the stock market? There are two key rules that govern the stock market. The first rule: Never take a loss. The second rule: Never forget the first. Only those who follow these rules are able to obtain enormous wealth. . . Finally, the 3 episodes of WORLD END ECONOMiCA are collected in one game, allowing you to enjoy the entire story!
World Splitter (BUMBLE3, 21st Apr, £17.99 / €19.99) - You'll travel through wonderful and fantastic worlds that are beautifully animated and full of tricky challenges. The game features a unique gameplay mechanic: A combination of jump & run elements and logical thinking puzzles. Each level consist of two parallel worlds separated by the ’Dimension Rift‘. The character can move freely through the Rift and interacts only with the visible parts of both worlds. You have to master the Rift and make it pave your way through the worlds!
Switch eShop - Demos
DLC / Add-On Content
Nintendo Switch games with new DLC this week:
- Asdivine Cross
- Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions
- Hunting Simulator 2
- IMMORTALS FENYX RISING
- Lethal League Blaze
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!