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
A Tale of Synapse: The Chaos Theories (Tesura Games, 16th Jul, £13.49 / €14.99) - A Tale Of Synapse: The Chaos Theories is a mix of platformer and puzzle game melting abstract art and sciences. Use the universe rules and all the elements that compose it to help Synapsians to be open-minded. Discover an incredible and colorful story with Sci and Néro, two heroes, who cooperate to evolve in this dreamlike world based on Math logic rules. The original soundtrack will immerse you in the universe of Héméide. Are you able to enter this magical land?
Destroy All Humans! (THQ Nordic, 29th Jun, £34.99 / €39.99) - The cult-classic returns! Terrorize the people of 1950's Earth in the role of the evil alien Crypto-137. Harvest their DNA and bring down the US government in the faithful remake of the legendary alien invasion action adventure. Annihilate puny humans using an assortment of alien weaponry and psychic abilities. Reduce their cities to rubble with your flying Saucer! One giant step on mankind! Experience the evil side of a 50's alien invasion story(Re)Discover why this game is considered one of the funniest ever created. - Read our Destroy All Humans! review
Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny (NIS America, 29th Jun, £53.99 / €59.99) - The first new DISGAEA game in six years is here! Meet Zed, a zombie that has risen above them all except one - a God of Destruction! Can a mere Netherworld zombie rise up and destroy a god? Find out in the newest installment of the DISGAEA series! Features such as Super Reincarnation, 3D visuals (a first for this series), and adjustable gameplay settings make this the perfect game for both new and old DISGAEA fans! - Read our Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny review
Switch eShop - New Releases
Alphadia Genesis 2 (KEMCO, 1st Jul, £12.14 / €13.49) - While claiming to protect its citizens, the Empire has launched a ruthless campaign against the Atramian population—those said to be infected with black energi and whose existence they deem to be a threat to the world. Discover the true face of evil in this next chapter of the Alphadia series, a story filled with belief, sacrifice, revenge, and ultimately hope! Boosts can be applied to increase hit count and strength in turn-based battles with dynamic motions. Individual special skills can, in exchange for boost slots, quickly turn the tide of battle in the party's favor.
Anna's Quest (Daedalic Entertainment, 30th Jun, £13.59 / €15.99) - Dragons, witches, trolls. . . No one can stop Anna. With her telekinesis, unorthodox use of torture instruments, a knack for improvisation and the help of a shady fox she just makes her way. She communes with the dead, shuts off the local taverns beer supply and gets old ladies behind bars. . . The world of author Dane Krams' debut on the game development stage isn't as cuddly as it may seem. Anna however, is actually perfectly nice - or is she? It all starts with freeing talking teddy bear. . . Anna's Quest unfolds a hand-drawn, grim tale with a good dash of self-irony.
Arkan: The dog adventurer (Sometimes You, 30th Jun, £4.49 / €4.99) - Dodge enemy shells and attack in response, the ever-growing complexity will not let you get bored. Walk through a huge number of levels using your accuracy and reaction. Nice graphics and music will support you on this tough journey full of rich experiences! If you are a lover of platformer or arkanoid, if you love solid complexity and have stamina - this game is for you. If the last two points are not about you, the game also provides an easy mode.
Best Day Ever (£10.16 / €11.24) - Best Day Ever is a narrative game in which you will play 4 characters. Your goal? Manage their daily life and help them overcome their difficulties to create their best day ever. EXPERIENCE 4 RICH STORIES In Waters City, the picture is not all bright. Emma, Jordan, Paul and Jenny won't say otherwise: they face many injustices on a daily basis and need your help to face these trials. Get to know them and achieve their goals by making good decisions with them.
Car Driving Simulator (Game Mavericks, 30th Jun, £12.59 / €14.99) - Street race game with cool racing cars, city traffic and racing challenge! Race kings rule the asphalt street on their furious and fast street cars! Try out our new street racing game and learn what real speed game is about! Experience extreme speed, do crazy airborne stunts and drift in city traffic on the street’s asphalt - go beyond the speed limit!
Colossus Mission (£4.49 / €4.99) - When a huge alien spacecraft enters low Earth orbit many nations send their teams to investigate it. Your crew is the only one who managed to get inside the colossal vessel. Now the exploration and research rests on your shoulders. Defeat levels to learn more about the spaceship and it’s members. Your piloting skills will be tested as this is not a friendly environment to stay. Even considering all the help you get from an unknown entity.
Discolored (Godbey Games, 1st Jul, £8.99 / €9.99) - Discolored is a strange and surreal puzzle adventure, taking place over two-or-so hours in a single desolate location. Your mission: restore the color to this once-vibrant world. What caused the colors to disappear? How can they be brought back? As you explore, you'll solve an array of inventive puzzles and uncover a selection of clues - leading you to discover the deeper secrets of this strange place at the end of an abandoned highway.
Doki Doki Literature Club Plus! (Serenity Forge, 30th Jun, £10.16 / €11.24) - Enter the #1 Psychological Horror Experience! Welcome to a terrifying world of poetry and romance! Write poems for your crush and erase any mistakes along the way to ensure your perfect ending. Now’s your chance to discover why DDLC is one of the most beloved psychological horror games of the decade! You play as the main character, who reluctantly joins the Literature Club in search of a romantic interest. - Read our Doki Doki Literature Club Plus! review
Dragon Question (Game Museum, 1st Jul, £2.7 / €3) - Dragon Question is an edutainment software that combines mathematical exercises with the defense genre. You are Archmage Ryn, tasked with guarding the millennial kingdom of Mathateria. Defend the gates by solving math problems from hordes of monsters. Defend all four gates before a showdown with Isaac, the dragon of doom, and the main culprit behind the chaos. You will come across math problems in three forms. 1. Simple problem solving - General Battle 2. Quick-fire questions where you have to guess the right answer - Special Magic Time 3. Solve three questions and enter them in order of numbers - Final Boss Battle Ryn uses three types of magic. Earth magic deals physical shock. Ice magic blocks enemies behind you.
Epistory - Typing Chronicles (£10.79 / €11.99) - In Epistory you play the muse, a fictional character in a world where everything is untold. Your adventure begins on a blank page, but the world will soon become larger and livelier as you gather inspiration, solve its mysteries and defeat its enemies. From movement to opening chests and fighting in epic battles. As you progress and explore the fantasy origami world, the story literally unfolds in the writer’s mind and the mysteries of the magic power of the words are revealed.
FLATLAND Vol. 2 (QUByte Interactive, 29th Jun, £2.69 / €2.99) - FLATLAND - Vol. 2 is a fast-paced hardcore platformer featuring hand-crafted levels and Lightning-fast respawns. Help Square in crossing the most dangerous part of Flatland: the flooded wells.
Foodtruck Arena (£14.39 / €15.99) - Become one of the legendary chefs, take part in an unforgettable tournament, battle against formidable opponents, and climb to the top of the culinary world! Join the colorful cast of food truck owners who - using their eccentric cars, quirky recipes, and love for food - try to change the stagnant world of gourmet cuisine, one meatball at a time.
Hope's Farm (£8.99 / €9.99)
Kickerinho World (No Gravity Games, 1st Jul, £4.49 / €4.99) -Welcome to the juggle world where you use your feet, legs, knees, chest, shoulders, and head to keep the ball in the air. Customize your character, discover various maps, learn epic kicks, and unlock new balls! Listen to soccer tips and master your skills to become a legendary football juggler. And remember - training makes perfect! Language notice. This game is available in all the languages listed on this page and additionally: Polish.
Kirakira stars idol project Reika (Edia, 1st Jul, £5.60 / €6.40) - After experiencing joint lessons with DivaFes and Uesugi Produce. Ai and Nobuyuki have taken another step forward as idol producers. What awaits them at the time when they thought their normal life was about to start again is an encounter with new idols. 'I'll take care of you from now on as an idol candidate! Nice to meet you, juniors. It's nice to meet you. A dormant senior idol and a junior idol candidate. Will they bring a new wind to ODA?
Marbles Rush (Kistler Benjamin, 1st Jul, £4.49 / €4.99) - The game is an amazing three match puzzle game! Your target is to eliminate all the marble and don't let the chain reach the end. You eliminate the balls by shooting the same colour in the row to end up with a minimum of three of the same kind to eliminate them. Discover over 80 action packed levels and use different power ups to eliminate the chain.
MARIOZZA COPS (KrzysztofPodsada, 29th Jun, £8.9 / €8.9) - One year after the new world governments, 2:29. Unit 667 MARIOZZA is receiving a report of a suspicious flare in an industrial area. It turns out that there has been an explosion in one of the factories where the agents Jasper and TJ are carrying out unusual missions. While trying to reach out to the staff and explain the cause of the explosion, they encounter strong resistance from cyber machines that protect corporate secrets.
Merrily Perilly (Top Hat Studios, 30th Jun, £3.36 / €3.74) - Merrily Perilly is a game about crisis. You play as Perry, a severely dehydrated man who stumbles into a remote village in search of help, but the inhabitants respond with strange detachment to your trouble. You may think that the nearby fountain is a safe means to quench your dire thirst, but you would soon find yourself in search of aid for a snake bite. And before you know it, you will be chased by bees, fending off bears, cursed by gypsies, and most likely set on fire. Will the crises ever end! ?
Mighty Aphid (ChiliDog Interactive, 28th Jun, £4.49 / €4.99) - His famous father is aging. His mother is dying. And his big sister is on the moon. So it is up to Avery «Aphid» Cavor to stop the villainous Lady Bug from wrecking the town of Victoria with her horde of monsters! Mighty Aphid by Cascadia Games — instant 2D classics filled with easter eggs, quotes and references from the popular platforming games of the past! You’ll have to run, shoot, swim, and fly.
Mina & Michi (eastasiasoft, 30th Jun, £3.59 / €3.99) - Join Mina and her best friend Michi as they travel through the seasons of a wonderfully colorful world, solving puzzles and challenging baddies along the way. Together, they’ll uncover secrets, collect magical items and learn special abilities that allow them to reach exciting new places. Take control of Mina and Michi simultaneously, or play cooperatively with a friend!
Moto Rider GO: Highway Traffic (T-Bull, 30th Jun, £7.99 / €8.99) - Moto Rider GO: Highway Traffic brings to you a compelling and satisfying traffic dodging experience in the world! Head out and race as fast as you can to become the new moto rider in the world! Race the traffic and complete the challenges to get real among the competition. Jump on your racing bike and ride on the endless busy roads and highways! Make near traffic misses discovering 4 unique locations: Suburbs, Desert, Snow, and Night City in 4 different modes!
Mythic Ocean (£10.39 / €11.99) - Freely explore a vibrant ocean. Have relaxing, deep, and amusing conversations with six different gods and a cast of sea creatures. The advice you give continuously alters your story and leads to thousands of possible endings, ranging between harmony and pandemonium. Which god will rise above? What kind of universe will they create? Discover the outcomes of your choices.
New York Mysteries: Secrets of the Mafia ( FIVE-BN STUDIO, 1st Jul, £6.29 / €6.99) - Laura James, an adventurous reporter, starts her own investigation on the mysterious vanishing of the mafia bosses and the forthcoming children kidnapping. New York Mysteries: Secrets of the Mafia - an adventurous hidden object game-quest with puzzles and mini-games that tells a detective story revealing the secrets of the mafia and New York itself. New York, 1955. It's become dangerous in the city. The mafia is trying to seize power. But recently, a new force appeared. A far more terrible force. Over the last few days, five mafia bosses have disappeared in mysterious circumstances.
Onirike (Badland Publishing, 29th Jun, £13.49 / €14.99) - Dreams are fed by our own desires. They dwell within us since we are born and this is what we call them until they become real. But… have you ever wondered what happens to dreams that never come true? Onirike is an original 3D adventure, puzzle and platformer video game which takes place in an intricate open world, designed with a non-linear narrative and presented with a peculiar audio-visual aesthetic. Throughout the game, the player will take the role of Prieto, a strange being unaware of his own nature, but who has the rare ability to become invisible. Exploration, stealth and cultivating gypsophila flowers will be key to unveiling the story of Prieto and the orb in which he lives.
Path: Through the Forest (Funalter Games, 1st Jul, £4.49 / €4.99) - Life has a long way to go, how much courage does it need to accumulate to make a choice for leading to the future? Walking from dawn to night, from passing through the valley to looking up to the starry sky, "There are two roads in a forest, and I chose the one with fewer people's traces, which has determined the paths of my life. " When I look back to the wrong road I had been walked, I don't need to care about my mistakes. This is my choice. divided into five chapters,which respectively include dawn, dusk, night, starry sky and the valley.
Pigeon Fight (Ultimate Games, 1st Jul, £3.59 / €3.99) - Have you ever seen a group of pigeons fighting for a bread? As a player, you become one of them! You can play in local multiplayer up to 8 players (good for parties)! Bread Hunt Bread Hunt focuses on natural behaviour of Pigeons, eating stuff (in game: bread)! Your main task is to eat given slice of bread. Pigeon which will eat the most pieces of bread, wins! Pigeon Fever Mode is made for people who like to chase each other. One of Pigeons is infected, your job is to give this infection to another Pigeon by pecking somebody (like tag game).
Revolver and Co (£5.89 / €6.49) - It's 2038, and a late maniacal inventor has left behind a legacy of madness - coordinates to an island full of wealthy robots, a gun that asks questions, and a widow that's hired you to answer them. As Izzy Buspec, the newest recruit to Randco, take charge of their patented revolver as you explore the densely packed biomes of Corvynnia, bringing down hordes of docile robots in a money-making adventure. Every time you fire, you'll have to answer one of over 2,000 trivia questions with answers based on numbers, percentages, geography, dates, and more - the further you are from the actual answer, the more of its own ammunition the revolver will discharge.
Sky: Children of the Light (thatgamecompany Inc, 29th Jun) - From the award-winning creators behind Journey (2013 Game of The Year) and the highly-acclaimed Flower, comes a ground-breaking social adventure that is set to warm your hearts. Welcome to the enchanting world of Sky, a beautifully-animated kingdom waiting to be explored by you and your loved ones. In Sky, we arrive as the Children of the Light, spreading hope through the desolate kingdom to return fallen Stars to their constellations.
Snake It 'Til You Make It (Wix Games, 30th Jun, £5.49 / €5.99) - Slide, slither and snake your way to victory! Shed the skin of previous puzzle games and worm your way through hours of fun! OBSTACLE COURSES - Serpentine pathways lay before you, writhe your way through deadly traps and complex puzzles. The fangs of defeat chase at your tail but will they catch you? Battle Royale - A multiplayer snake pit, compete with your friends and find out which venomous reptile comes out on top! Apple Grab - Adam and Eve would be furious! Grab as many apples as you can with up to 4 player co-operative fun. Eat all the apples and score high! Leave the orchard empty! Marathon Battle - You can play this game solo or with a partner. Fight the other Snakes in the den, This pit has only one champion! Score high for big rewards, unlocking greater challenges. Don't let the easy levels constrict you!
Spider Solitaire Collection (eSolutions Nordic, 1st Jul, £4.39 / €4.89) - Do you love Spider Solitaire (also known as "Spider" or "Spider Patience"), but want a bigger challenge? Now you can play Spider Solitaire and other popular variants with different levels of difficulty. The collection contains 10 different games • Beetle • Black Widow • Mrs. Mop • Scorpion • Simple Simon • Spider • Spider (2 suits) • Spider (1 suit) • Spiderette • Tarantula Features: • Unlimited undo • Auto complete • Statistics • Rules for each game
Super Archer (£4.49 / €4.99) - Nock, Draw, Loose! There is unlimited number of targets in front of you, and it is up to you to find out how many can you hit. Do not give up, try again and your skills will improve with every game. Release the arrow at the right moment to shoot target directly in the middle and progress. Get as far as you can to unlock different skins. Number of your arrows is limited. You are loosing them every time you miss. Can you beat your own records and became the ultimate archer?
Super Destronaut DX-2 (£4.99 / €4.99) - Super Destronaut DX 2 is a retro space shooter with multiple modes. Test your abilities with the challenges or try to beat your high score in the arcade modes. Play against the clock, the more classical 3 lives, or even with limited bullets to see how many aliens you can destroy. Dodge and shoot enemies to the victory! This time they may not only come from above.
The Procession To Calvary (Digerati, 1st Jul, £13.49 / €14.99) - Huzzah! The holy war is over! Your oppressors have been vanquished, the churches of the Old God lay in ruin and thousands of innocent people have been murdered! But it's not all good news; the tyrant Heavenly Peter has escaped your clutches, and you have been tasked with finding him… The Procession to Calvary is a Pythonesque adventure game in which you journey through a richly detailed landscape built from hundreds of Renaissance paintings.
VasterClaws 3ragon slayer of the God world (Mediascape, 30th Jun, £21.5 / €24.76) - The gameplay focuses on raising your soldiers' levels, strengthening their weapons, and balancing their unique traits and skills to create the strongest squad possible. Lead your ultimate squad deeper into the realm of evil, or try it skills online against other players' squads and move your way up the online ranks.
Wood Block Escape Puzzles 2 (Kistler Benjamin, 28th Jun, £3.59 / €3.99) - Wood block escape puzzles a fun and simple way to relax and challenge your logical reasining and concentration.
Zombies Ate My Neighbors and Ghoul Patrol (Disney Interactive, 29th Jun, £11.29 / €12.49) - The cult classic Zombies Ate My Neighbors and its sequel make their long awaited return in Zombies Ate My Neighbors and Ghoul Patrol! Play these classics from the golden age of 16-bit gaming with new enhancements and never before seen museum features. Zombies Ate My Neighbors Hey, where's that scary music coming from? Yikes! It's Zombies Ate My Neighbors, where you appear in every demented horror flick ever to make you hurl ju-jubes. - Read our Zombies Ate My Neighbors and Ghoul Patrol review
Switch eShop - Demos
DLC / Add-On Content
- Alphadia Genesis 2
- Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny
- Gods Will Fall
- Prison Architect: Nintendo Switch Edition
- 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!