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
The Falconeer: Warrior Edition (Wired Productions, 5th Aug, £24.99 / €29.99) - Soar through the skies aboard a majestic warbird, explore a stunning oceanic world and engage in epic aerial dogfights, in this BAFTA nominated air combat game from solo developer, Tomas Sala. You take on the role of Falconeer, a powerful airborne warrior traversing a vast oceanic world torn apart by generations of poisonous decisions and dissent. Throughout multiple campaigns, you will experience life from many different perspectives and loyalties as you embark on a journey of discovery, and solve the mystery of the Ursee, its people and history.
Zengeon (£16.99 / €19.99) - Zengeon is an anime infused Action RPG and Roguelite with a selection of unique characters and varying play-styles. Slaughter your way through demonic hordes and colossal bosses with hundreds of combination and skill possibilities! For centuries, the Celestial Academy has protected a seal within the Blessed Land, keeping the Dark Emptiness from entering this realm. But. . . everything must eventually come to an end. During the Lunar Eclipse, a great power tore through the seal’s enchantments, unleashing the Dark Emptiness upon the world. Now, the Demon God makes his return. . .
Switch eShop - New Releases
123 Dots (Artax Games, 5th Aug, £8.99 / €9.99) - Learning games for preschoolers from ages 2 to 6 years old. The game includes more than 150 educational activities for your child to learn while having fun. 123 Dots also helps children develop important basic skills such as creativity, basic skills, attention span and memory. 123 Dots entertains toddlers while they learn numbers from 1 to 20 with itrs fun and friendly Dots. In addition to teaching numbers and counting, your children can learn geometric shapes, basic skills, the alphabet and sequences. All in one!
3D ADVANTIME (£9.99 / €9.99) - Get to know this beautiful first-person indie game, Where you must go on and back in time using your futuristic laser weapon, which can control time itself. You can solve any kind of puzzle with it.
Badland: Game of the Year Edition (£5.39 / €5.99) - With BADLAND: Game of the Year Edition, you get to experience the multi-award-winning action adventure like never before. BADLAND: GOTY Edition builds on the stunningly atmospheric, hand-painted graphics of the original BADLAND with enhanced, above visuals, completely redesigned controls, over 15 hours of single player campaign and awesome multiplayer fun for up-to-four players with both local co-op & battle modes.
Battle Calculator (£10.79 / €11.99) - A game that is fun to play together and uses your brain a little. Your calculation skills, knowledge of functions, and reflexes will be tested. Rules of the game 1. You can use only 0〜9,0. 1〜0. 9. 2. Make the number by using the four arithmetic operations and so on. 3. The first is the winner. The game proceeds as follows 1. The number is determined randomly. 2. The first person to make the number wins. 3. The winner is the person who reaches the pre-set number of wins the fastest. - Items that can be set in the game The number of wins can be changed from 1 to 10.
Bone Marrow (£4.99 / €4.99) - Bone Marrow is a game in the genre of role-playing board logic puzzles. The game proposes to combine numbers in pairs, and these numbers have been paired with objects. Using their combination, you can create better weapons, shields, and potions, which will increase your attack and defense against dark monsters. But a wrong move will have consequences! If you enjoy puzzles, medieval aesthetics, and elegantly straightforward gameplay, then Bone Marrow will save the day!
Castle Of Pixel Skulls (£3.99 / €3.99) - In Castle Of Pixel Skulls you play as an animated skeleton that wakes up in a haunted castle. In order to escape you need to overcome challenging levels full of enemies and traps while also racing against the clock to complete the levels as fast as possible. Spikes, fireballs, lava, timed platforms. . . everything in this castle is trying to kill you - will you have what it takes to survive? Play through 40 intense and difficult levels in the perfect blend of fun and challenge that was a staple on the arcade classics.
Dating Life: Miley X Emily (Gamuzumi, 5th Aug, £7.19 / €7.99) - Play as Miley as she goes on her first date in years. However, her partner might not be who she expected after she inputted her own details incorrectly, and it leads to an unexpected date between two usually heterosexual women. Despite the strange twist of fate and their own feelings, they decide to 'just go with it' and enjoy the night together. You control Miley and can make key decisions that will determine how the date progresses, what happens and most importantly what will happen at the nights end.
Dodgeball Academia (Humble Games, 5th Aug, £17.99 / €22.49) - In a world where dodgeball is life, you join Otto at the academy and train to become the ultimate dodgeball champion. Across eight episodes, you’ll forge friendships and create rivals, all in the name of developing the best dodgeball team. Level up Otto and develop a dynamic team across a vast and customizable party progression system. All the while, explore the vast Dodgeball Academia and uncover the long hidden truths that reside within the very walls you live, learn, and dominate in.
Doomsday Vault (Flightless, 5th Aug, £16.19 / €17.99) - Rescue Earth’s precious plant life. In your robotic suit navigate a flooded city, break into an underground lair and explore ancient pyramids. Collect seeds and return them to the safety of the Vault. Nurture seeds to grow new sustainable crops. Unlock additional tools and items to customise your suit.
Dragon Star Varnir (Idea Factory, 3rd Aug, £21.59 / €23.99) - Story In a world where the bones of an ancient beast tower over the land. . . The Knight Zephy is part of an order whose role is to hunt down witches – people seen as cursed beings for giving birth to dragons. He is brutally mauled by a dragon on one mission, but as he gasps his last breath, two witches save him by feeding him dragon blood – a death-defying magical substance that also grants him new witch powers.
Dreamscaper (Freedom Games, 5th Aug, £14.24 / €14.99) - DREAM. DIE. WAKE. REPEAT. Dreamscaper is a Roguelite blending elements from brawlers, top-down shooters, and dungeon crawlers. Every slumber is a different dungeon in an ever-changing world with a multitude of unique events and challenges. Play as Cassidy, dive into her subconscious and take on the surreal nightmares she wrestles with in order to save her from a dark fate.
Dungeon Defenders: Awakened (£22.49 / €24.99) - Defend the most dangerous and gorgeous (we say darngeous) dungeons as four plucky heroes with this unique combo of tower-defense gameplay, ability-based action RPG combat, ever-lasting endgame loot, couch co-op, and online multiplayer. Experience the front-lines of tower defense with friends and fellow defenders — fighting off ferocious hordes in a stunning 3D fantasy world. Four unique heroes, a satisfying RPG leveling system, and an ever-addictive endgame with procedurally generated loot — DD:A celebrates the creativity and collaboration that can only come from four friends trapped in a dungeon against endless waves of orcs with dynamite.
Enter Digiton: Heart of Corruption (eastasiasoft, 4th Aug, £5.59 / €6.39) - Nested in the hollow husk of a desolate world lies the kingdom of Digiton. Once a prosperous, technologically advanced society, the kingdom fell into ruin through greed and lust for power. This led to the rise of four demon lords who now hold dominion over the vast underground cityscapes, icy valleys, intricate mines and lush mushroom forests of Digiton. Take the role of one of Digiton’s few survivors. Armed with only a shield and tasked with banishing the demon lords, it’s up to you to explore the dark mysteries of the corrupted kingdom and restore its former glory. Uncover long-hidden secrets, and discover the truth behind the enigma known as an AHAB unit.
Gems of Magic: Father's Day (£6.49 / €7.49) - Every time a cheerful father and son venture out together, they end up in problems. That doesn’t stop them to take a walk through the mountains! What can go wrong in a peaceful natural setting? Then father takes a tumble. Luckily, he’s fine but he ended up down the mountain while his son is still on top of the mountain!
Haven Park (Mooneye Studios, 5th Aug, £6.99 / €8.49) - "I'm getting older, my dear, and I'm not able to take care of the park any longer. . . Will you help me bring the life back into this place? " Be Flint, who is doing his very best to keep his grandma's park up and running and make it a place for the campers to enjoy. Learn the camper's wishes and build whatever their hearts desire to attract even more quirky characters and look forward to whimsical conversations and quests. Get to know the campers and and learn more about the old stories surrounding the forest. Did someone mention a lost treasure? Haven Park is a place to relax, to enjoy and to make your own!
I.F.O (Turtle Cream, 5th Aug, £2.51 / €2.79) - I. F. O is an old school LCD-style shoot'em up game. Shoot down UFOs using a classic style aircraft and save the abducted animals from the aliens. Save the Earth from the Aliens! You're the world's last hope.
Memory Lane 2 (Playstige Interactive, 3rd Aug, £3.59 / €3.99) - Your favorite memory training game is back! Now with more card sets and with more music! Select from 8 different card set Listen to more than 30 relaxing and inspiring music tracks. Unlock new factoids and learn about how human brain works and how our memory functions.
Orbals (FarSight Studios, 4th Aug, £22.49 / €24.99) - Four brave little Orbals have taken on the mission of defeating the tyrant Dragon King. They must roll and smash their way to escape from 100 tricky levels unlocking their greatest abilities along the way. Only by working together will they be able to solve all the puzzles and save Orbalia!
PICROSS S MEGA DRIVE & Master System edition (JUPITER, 5th Aug, £8.99 / €9.99) - A character editor has been added to the Nintendo Switch™ version of Picross S! Select characters have been chosen to debut as Picross puzzles from Sega's classic consoles, the Master System and Sega Genesis! Enjoy drawing nostalgic pixel art characters while solving Picross puzzles! - Read our PICROSS S MEGA DRIVE & Master System edition review
Pop Blocks (£3.99 / €3.99) - Pop the blocks that match in colors and are next to each others. Pop Blocks is the ultimate tap-match game on device. -100 Levels -Many Power Ups And Special Moves -Bonus Spin and Daily Rewards -Automatic save to cloud Enjoy!
Race Track Driver (£10.79 / €11.99) - Join your personal Driving Tutor at the Race Track today! Follow his advice to earn your license and get promoted to the Race Team as a Test Driver! Take control of 16 High Performance Cars and complete various Tests of Driving Skills and Advanced Car Control to earn your Racing License.
Spelunker HD Deluxe (£22.99 / €24.99) - The legendary game "Spelunker" is back with a full remake! Overcome difficult obstacles in search of the legendary treasure! It's time to embark on an unknown adventure! The cave is full of dangers such as various creatures and nasty traps! The slightest mistake will result in a failure! Use items like bombs, flashes, fans and Spelunker's signature jumping technique to overcome these obstacles!
Star Hunter DX (Chorus Worldwide Games, 5th Aug, £10.99 / €11.99) - Betrayed by her cut-throat crew, Luna Starr - former Space Pirate Captain turned bounty hunter - has a score to settle. As Luna, travel to 5 exotic planets to track down your mutinous mates, and face them in Bullet Hell dogfights to the death! ~ Return of the Bullet Hell Bounty Hunter ~ - The Story so Far Betrayed by her cut-throat crew, Luna Starr - former Space Pirate captain turned Bounty Hunter - has a score to settle. As Luna, travel to 5 exotic planets to track down your mutinous mates, and face them in Bullet Hell dogfights to the death!
The Last Survey (£8.09 / €8.99) - You play the role of a specialist contracted by a big company. You discovered something very disturbing about the future of the entire planet. And it's up to you to deliver the bad news. The Last Survey is a game of choices. Make pivotal decisions in order to steer the conversation toward progressive action, encouraging your employer to reconsider the consequences of his actions.
Switch eShop - Demos
DLC / Add-On Content
Nintendo Switch games with new DLC this week:
- Asphalt 9: Legends
- Goonya Fighter
- PAC-MAN 99
- SAMURAI WARRIORS 5
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum'n'Fun!
- 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!