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!
Switch eShop - Highlights
Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise - Join Lottie and the Paradise Planning team in this paid DLC* that expands your Animal Crossing: New Horizons experience. You’ll travel to a chain of charming islands in an archipelago, where you can design the dream vacation homes of your clients, decorate island facilities – like a school and a restaurant – and discover new ways to create and personalize. With dozens and dozens of clients eager to enjoy your design inspirations, including your main island residents, the chance to create dream vacation homes offers new experiences to discover! Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise will be available on Nov. 5.
Just Dance 2022 (Ubisoft, 4th Nov, $49.99) - The ultimate dance game is back with new universes and 40 hot new tracks from chart-topping hits like “Believer” by Imagine Dragons and “Level Up” by Ciara. Looking for the perfect game to dance to the latest hits and share some fun with friends and family? Just Dance 2022 is for you!
Airborne Kingdom (Freedom Games, 9th Nov, $24.99) - Embark on a journey as a small kingdom to expand your population, researching new technologies and buildings, and forging alliances with terrestrial kingdoms. Soar through the skies as you complete quests, gather and manage resources, and work to keep your kingdom balanced both literally and in service of the needs and desires of your workers. Ultimately it is up to you to unite all of the kingdoms together into a single alliance guided along by the legendary Airborne Kingdom. Airborne Kingdom will be available on Nov. 9.
Where Cards Fall (Snowman, 4th Nov, $19.99) - Enjoy more than 50 challenging puzzles that exercise your imagination and strategic thinking skills, set to an original and immersive soundtrack. Create pathways through dreamlike spatial puzzles to navigate the insecurities and emotions of high school and beyond. Where Cards Fall is a slice-of-life story where you build houses of cards to bring formative memories to life.
Switch eShop - New Releases
.dog (6th Nov, $9.99) - This is the dog game in which you must jump onto all your foes in order to move to the next level. The game is super fun and rated for all ages.
890B (10th Nov, $4.99) - In the near future, severe pollution has rendered Earth uninhabitable, and now it falls to you to discover a solution. Take the role of Noah, a scientist tasked with locating a new planet with similar specifications to our own. Explore a research lab, find useful items, solve a variety of puzzles and make key choices that will determine your fate and that of mankind. 890B is a top-down 3D adventure game that features a minimalistic yet thought-provoking and impactful storytelling style, one that is largely dictated by player actions. The task at hand is daunting, and there are multiple endings that can result from your successes and failures. Will you guide humanity forward or leave them to extinction?
A Boy and His Blob (4th Nov, $14.99) - When the planet of Blobolonia fell under the tyrannical rule of the evil Emperor, one brave blob managed to flee in search of help. After crash landing on Earth, the blob finds an unlikely hero in a young boy. Together they must return to Blobolonia and defeat the evil Emperor. Armed with nothing but the power of friendship and a bag full of jelly beans that can transform the blob into fun and versatile tools, this pair of heroes has all they need to take you on an unforgettable adventure. WayForward’s reimagining of David Crane’s NES classic is a side-scrolling puzzle platformer beloved by children and adults alike. In the game, players control a young boy as he works with the friendly blob to traverse the environment, defeat enemies, and solve puzzles using bravery, wit, and a few jelly beans. Travel from Earth to Blobonia in a beautiful 2D, hand-drawn animated journey.
Air Racers (Kistler Benjamin, 1st Nov, $4.99) - Air Racers is an arcade air racing game with different game modes, power ups and splitscreen multiplayer. Five different tracks with different game modes and difficulties make your races different. Race Solo in Time Trail mode and hunt for the best track time, go into the championships solo or splitscreen or just have an arcade race against the AI solo or with a friend. Features -Booster system -Dogfight power up system with 5 weapons -5 Tracks with Alternative routes -Solo and Versus modes -3 gameplay modes (Championship, Arcade and Time Trial) -3 difficulty levels
Air Stunt Racing (5th Nov, $5.99) - Air Stunt Racing is a original, 3D high speed air racing with stunt planes! Compete in high-adrenaline races of six, with boosters, riffles and power ups.
Amazing Breaker (CFK, 27th Oct, $7.99) - Enjoy easy game control, clear graphic, and the best strike! Shoot the ball and destroy the brick. Colorful graphic expresses lively movement. Find the best launch angle to smash all the bricks! When the ball touches the wall and the brick, it bounces in the opposite direction. Make use of the angles and the location of the bricks to show effective brick break. Get as many balls as you can! Collect hidden balls among the bricks and make the best use of balls. You can break the bricks with many balls to challenge high scores. Break down the other player! Local Multiplayer is available! Fill the gauge with the successive brick break, create the bricks to defeat the other player. One mistake causes much pressure! Enjoy the exciting game Brick Breaker.
Arcade Archives SKY KID (28th Oct, $7.99) - "SKY KID" is a shooter released by NAMCO in 1985.
Players control BARON and MAX to fight enemies with bombs and machine guns, fly in loops to dodge enemy attacks, and make their way to the base. Use bombs to defeat massive fortresses and battleships from above! Supports two-player simultaneous co-op.
Archery Club (BoomBit Games, 29th Oct, $11.99) - Archery Club is an archery game with multiple exciting game types and an extensive upgrade system. Become a master archer, collect the best equipment and win!
Bloody Rally Show (Digerati, 4th Nov, $19.99) - Welcome to Bloody Rally Show – a head-on smash between frenetic top-down arcade racing and hyperviolent reality TV. You must drift, boost, and blast to keep the viewers entertained and your paymasters happy. Go full throttle and drive to survive! Includes local multiplayer mayhem for up to 4-players!
BLUE REFLECTION: Second Light (9th Nov, $59.99) - With gorgeous translucent designs by Mel Kishida, as well as a story that depicts the youth of lifelike girls, based on a theme of human identity and bonding, a new title in the BLUE REFLECTION series is here! Story Under a piercing blue sky, surrounded by crystal clear water, the sun scorched Ao Hoshizaki's skin. Gazing at the summer scenery, it seemed as if the girl was left behind in a world that she had wandered into. At a school adrift in the distance, there lived three girls who had lost their memories. The only thing they could remember was their names. Ao, shrouded in confusion, begins to lead a strange communal life with the girls as they seek clues about a way to return to their original world. One day, in this world where the school was surrounded by nothing but water, a path that led to new scenery suddenly appeared. At the end of the path was a mysterious location, where familiar things existed inexplicably.
Captain Backwater (4th Nov, $9.99) - Play Captain Backwater today and get ready for one of the greatest pirate puzzle adventures of all time. Meet Captain Backwater, the 'scariest' pirate in the Caribbean, and help him plunder 100 treasure caves. Each cave is a puzzle that demands everything from your logical thinking skills. Move the precious items around to make pairs. Find the right strategy to avoid obstacles or use one of the many magic items. Use the bomb to blow up unpleasant objects or use the sword to remove obstacles that get in your way. Analyze the tricky arrow mazes to find all the pieces of the cursed amulet and become the most feared pirate of the Caribbean. Are you clever enough to find all the treasures? (Testimonials) "You'll find Captain Backwater a rather charming, straightforward puzzle game.
Circa Infinity (RedDeerGames, 5th Nov, $9.99) - Test your skills in this brain-melting platformer with an incredible pulse-pounding soundtrack. Reach the core of each level by slipping through a series of circular layers. Time your jumps carefully to avoid the creatures that reside within the circles and reach the next layer. As you go deeper, the action gets faster and more challenging! Can you keep up? 50 stages of mind-bending action are waiting for you, with 5 bosses that will test your nerves. You can also test yourself in speedrun mode. Hypnotic visuals and pumping soundtrack will turn up the already intense gameplay experience. Think of Circa infinity as a live music video, with challenging action and psychedelic graphics!
City Pipes (Kistler Benjamin, 28th Oct, $3.49) - City pipes is the next best brain-teaser for every pipeline puzzle lover. If you are a big fan of pipe connection puzzle, do not miss this next great pipeline puzzle game! Connect the city with water and solve the puzzles!
Composer (28th Oct, $14.99) - Write music in many styles! Classical, retro, electronic, synth, pop, jazz, etc - with a controller or touchscreen. Composer is a unique way to write music. It includes hundreds of instruments/drumsets across many styles. You can create music that sounds like a real orchestra, or compose a track that sounds like it's from a retro game console.
Demon Turf (Playtonic Friends, 4th Nov, $24.99) - The Demon World is inhabited by all kinds of nasties... Most of them lumped into gangs battling for dominion, each led by its own head honcho. Yet even these bad dudes are no match for the Demon King himself! Instead, the task falls to Beebz, a young demon barely a thousand years old, who decides it’s time for her to kick every turf leader’s butt and become the Demon Queen herself. - Read our Demon Turf review
Destructivator SE (5th Nov, $4.99) - The year is 2145. Earth still burns. Zallagor and his army have been vanquished, but at great cost: the once great cities of Earth lie in ruin, its population hungry for revenge. Zallagor’s home planet of Zerkl has been located. Zallagor has gone, but somebody will rise to replace him. Maybe they already have. The Destructivator is ready – it is time to strike! Take on the role of a tiny super-solider decked out in lime green spandex! Blast and melee your way through hordes of alien soldiers, robots, spaceships, traps, bosses – and more! Fight on foot or commandeer an enemy ship to take out Zerkl’s defenses and ensure that the alien menace won't threaten Earth ever again.
Emergency Driver Simulator (5th Nov, $13.99) - Complete each of the tasks as diligently as you can, showing your skills and earning stars for your progress. Show everyone you're the top driver, able to complete each job without fault, quickly climb the ranks and become the City Hero you were always meant to be! Emergency Driver Simulator is a unique driving game that allows you to take up multiple careers and show your skills in every one of them. Your work will be done in the early morning hours, when most of the people people are sound asleep. Their safety though will be in your hands! Enter the road and engage in a variety of jobs and trials. From simple, everyday tasks to real emergencies, it will be up to you to keep the city functioning!
Encodya (5th Nov, $29.99) - Neo Berlin 2062. Tina – a nine-year-old orphan – lives with SAM-53 – her big clumsy robot guardian –in a rooftop makeshift shelter in Neo-Berlin, a dark megalopolis controlled by corporations. Tina is an urban jungle kid, who has learned to live alone, scavenging from city dumpsters and eking out a living from scraps. Her funny robot is always with her, programmed to protect her no matter what. One day, the little girl discovers that her father left her an important mission: to finish his plan to save the world from grayness! Tina and SAM embark on an incredible adventure across different realities full of bizarre robotic creatures and grotesque human beings. Through puzzles and exciting dialogues, they’ll find out the true meaning of being alive. - Explore the dark cyberpunk world of ENCODYA in 2. 5D with 2 playable characters. - Over 34+ non-player characters bring the world of ENCODYA to life and provide a varied and exciting story.
Fast & Furious: Spy Racers Rise of SH1FT3R (Outright Games, 5th Nov, $39.99) - SH1FT3R is Back! The criminal organization, SH1FT3R, is on the rise, now it’s time for you to stop their plans! Get ready to trigger traps, hit speed boosts, and out-race the competition to claim victory. To be the champion, you’ll need to beat the growing threat of SH1FT3R in a high-stakes, adrenaline-fueled racing tournament from the South Pacific to the Sahara Desert and more! Or grab your friends and warm up those tires with up to 6 players online or 2 player local multiplayer; there’s no shortage of action to keep the whole crew entertained.
Galaxy Shooter (2nd Nov, $4.99) - A single starship can succeed where a squadron will fail? Ready your sky force for ruthless space battle and fly through the chaotic barrage of asteroids & bullets to attack space invasion in our alien shooter game! Upgrade your starship and put an end to the evil Kraathu Empire. Why? Because only you and your space team can restore peace in the galaxy threatened by alien invaders! Shoot ’em up, repel their galaxy attack!
Gravity Light (8th Nov, $4.99) - Gravity Light is a platformer about a square hero, whose life has been turned upside down by a mechanical alien race attack. Follow your character on a space adventure to save him from the clutches of the motorized menace. Jump, dodge, and shoot through a colorful environment full of floating platforms, portals, and robotic terrors. You'll have to rely on your wits, speed, and reflexes to navigate through the deadly gauntlets.
GUNKID 99 (10th Nov, $6.99) - Gunkid 99 is a fast and frantic SCORE CHASER shoot'em up platformer inspired by Super Crate Box and arcade style games. The goal of the game is to earn as high a score as you can by collecting weapon drops throughout a run (and thereby changing your weapon in the process). Unlock and play across numerous hand-crafted stages in two modes, dodging level hazards and fighting off a unique garden variety of enemies. There are multiple hand-crafted stages across 5 different chapters that unlock as you progress. Each stage has a different layout with its own set and combinations of enemies, so craft your own unique play-styles and develop crazy combos for each stage with the numerous weapons and abilities at your disposal. Lay waste to endless hordes of enemies and compete for the highest score you can.
Head over Heels (28th Oct, $3.99) - Head over Heels is an isometric puzzle/platform game with two playable characters that have been captured, separated and imprisoned in the castle, Head and Heels.
Head can shoot enemies to solve puzzles, as long as he’s collected enough donut ammo to do so, and jump higher than Heels, that is way faster and early in the game gets the ability to carry a single object within one screen only.
Kathy Rain: Director’s Cut (Raw Fury, 29th Oct, $14.99) - Set in the 90's, Kathy Rain: Director's Cut is a re-imagining of the original story from 2016. Kathy is a strong-willed journalism major who must come to terms with her troubled past as she investigates the mysterious death of her recently departed grandfather.
Lone McLonegan: A Western Adventure (4th Nov, $9.99) - Lone McLonegan used to be "The Most Wanted Outlaw In The Wild West" but now he's a little rusty and out of shape. Bragg Badass, his arch nemesis, is now number one on the most wanted list and the new idol of the West. When Lone learns of Badass' latest exploit, he finishes his mojito, jumps off his couch and decides to reclaim his spot back by robbing the Bank of Oldewell, which holds the most secure safe in the county. That will no doubt put the highest price on his head again and he will once again outdo Badass at last! Halfway through the journey the stagecoach in which Lone is traveling is attacked by Badass' hitmen and Lone must walk to Oldewell to make history again. Meet a host of quirky characters Solve intricate and fun puzzles Rob the safest safe in the county Escape from jail Mix dangerous ingredients Blow things up Tell lies Make jokes Squeeze cactus Oh, and. . . Beat Badass! An old school adventure Lone McLonegan is a point-n-click adventure game.
Lucid Cycle (27th Oct, $6.99) - Sleep has the power to transport us to wonderfully enigmatic places, sometimes frightening and often unexpected. Lucid Cycle is an exploration of the concepts and experiences common to our dreams, whether it’s solving environmental puzzles without a clear purpose or journeying through a shifting landscape without knowing the final destination. Sometimes we might find ourselves in familiar places with unfamiliar circumstances or vice versa, but is there a greater meaning behind it all? Presented in a first-person perspective, Lucid Cycle casts you as the dreamer, exploring a series of short yet vivid scenarios. Make sense of each to transport yourself to the next scene. You may need to locate a hidden object, leap across platforms suspended in space or retrace your steps to find your way forward. None of these vignettes are the same, but they’re all paint on the same tapestry.
Lyrica2 Stars Align (Cosen, 21st Oct, $24.99) - Centering around the story of Shiue and Bai forming a band group with Yang and Chun, the lives of the great Chinese poets Li Shangyin, and Du Mu intersect with the dreams of Shiue and Bai. Introduction of game modes Songs In this mode, you can play your favorite songs. Story In this mode, the game progresses along with the story. Challenge In this mode, you play to meet certain conditions that have been set. Achievement Functions as a collection of things like trophies and CG.
Magic Potion Millionaire (4th Nov, $14.99) - Magic Potion Millionaire is a side-scrolling action game focused on money-making. Enter the dungeon to gather materials, make potions, and sell them to make profit! 1. Enter the dungeon for materials! Enter and conquer procedurally generated dungeons with melee attacks, various ranged attacks and magic potions. You can create potions with the materials you find from enemies in the dungeon. Potions are not only limited to healing drinks, and you can make other kinds such as explosive potions (bombs). 2. Brew potions to make money! Using the materials you gather in the dungeon, you can make potions the clients will order. Your potion shop will have many orders to fulfill, and much money to make. 3. Buy stuff to become stronger! There are many uses for gold you have earned. Buy equipments to improve your stats, buy recipes for more potions, find new dungeons to explore, and so on. They will sure help you make more money! Gold is everything here.
Milli & Greg (28th Oct, $3.99) - A challenging platform with a love story between a girl and her cat that is missing through than 100 stages that the player will face it. In the all levels made by hand, Milli will face a lot of obstacles that will difficult her pass, like a classic action-adventure platform game.
My Singing Monsters Playground (9th Nov, $39.99) - Swing, fling, and spring your way to victory with the Singing Monsters like you've never seen them before! It's the Singing Monsters like you've never seen them before.
Neon Hell (Gametry, 29th Oct, $2.29) - Do you have what it takes to tackle the Neon Hell? This exciting and fun game for everyone has one of the most difficult levels you have ever seen that you need to complete in order to show your prowess. You have to be quick and decisive with your movements and have a strategy going into each level. It’s a very engaging game with endless gameplay because you can always test out new ways to enjoy the experience and immerse yourself as much as possible. Features: Fast-paced gameplay Intense, fun, and enjoyable mechanics 45 unique levels
New York Mysteries: The Lantern of Souls (FIVE-BN STUDIO, 31st Oct, $6.99) - As a journalist, Laura James is again brought in to investigate a strange murder. What starts as a routine investigation quickly takes a dark turn. New York Mysteries: The Lantern of Souls is an adventurous hidden object game-quest with puzzles and mini-games. It tells about dangerous and mysterious investigation of a brave journalist Laura James. A new chapter of the cold-blooded saga transports us to the New York of the late 1950s. The brutal murder of a rich lawyer's widow is not what it seems. On the instruction of the Secret Order Laura James, a reporter with the 'Daily News', is heading to the scene of the crime. At first thought it is an ordinary brigandage, but the deeper Laura digs, the darker it gets and a routine investigation quickly takes a dark turn. The results of the search are quite surprising and danger is awaiting for the journalist at her every step. Cunning traps and puzzles, dark secrets of the past and mysterious Darkness that is covering the city.
Nowhere Girl (Penguin Pop, 29th Oct, $6.99) - After getting sad-drunk with a biker-wizard, you, the protagonist of our story, have woken up with a ghost in your bed! Her ghostly tail is chained to your leg and she's just as scared as you are! You can shake and rattle and yell and kick and scream all you like, but there's only one way to set the poor thing free. You've got to fall in love with her. The feeling doesn't have to be mutual. Is it worth it to fall in love with someone who will leave you? Did you ever have a choice in the matter? Can you at least try to have some fun while it lasts? Or is it simply too hard to let go?
Occult Interrogation: The ritual of little nightmares (Cooking &, 1st Nov, $4.99) - Are you Innocent or Guilty? A story of sinister magic, play and makes decisions in this evil adventure, a dark game with scary story where you will have to prove your innocence, or you will be condemned guilty in hell. You will find an esoteric and dystopian world where you will have to demonstrate your innocence. What makes Occultism:Interrogation so interesting? You must answer their questions correctly. If you do not respond quickly or your memory fails you, you will be found guilty and you will be punished. Each interrogation that you survive will bring you a step closer to your goal. More than 20 esoteric and occult questions. Multiple ends as you prove your innocence. Think fast, time runs out according to your guilt level. A new interrogator each time you enter the occult sect.
Om Nom: Run (5th Nov, $4.99) - OM NOM: RUN is an arcade action game with clear basic goals: run, bypass obstacles along the way and reach the finish line. You can count on: One Om Nom in many outfits - a rubber glove thief, icy hero, fiery flame? It’s up to you! Choose from crazy hats, capes and pants. Over 20 characters available to play with 3 gameplay modes: Multiplayer, Campaign, and Free Run. 4 types of missions within the Campaign mode - Run the Distance, Collect Tokens, Perform Tricks and Collect Letters. Multiplayer mode in 2 options - on divided screen (up to 4 players) or together at one screen (up to 8 players). Campaign mode with 120 levels in 9 locations: The City, Drain, Forest, Lair, Factory, Market, Roof, Station and Airport. Free run mode with a never ending obstacle course. Power-ups and bonuses: jumping boots, VR glasses, a rocket, a magnet, the multiplier. Coins for achievements (eg. completed level) to upgrade the hero. Be sure to bring a good mood and have a great time!
One Last Memory (4th Nov, $9.99) - One Last Memory is an emotional story driven exploration game about an old man who re-discovers his own past and lost memories on his journey through the beauty of nature. It is an adventure filled with joy, sadness and breathtaking locations and environments that are waiting to be discovered. What should expect to find in the game? A heart-breaking story A Journey through all 4 seasons A ton of secret locations that only a careful explorer will discover An exciting boat ride A maze build out of elevators Giant toys and other surreal references to the story that show the way Watch towers that help with the orientation A wonderful underground cave system full of surprises and little environmental riddles A couple of small key challenges that need to be completed in order to progress A hidden pirate bay A story filled with twists and emotions Many more…
Pixel Heroes: Mega Byte & Magic (5th Nov, $14.99) - Hack Hammerson! Thank goodness you’re here! Listen, there’s troubling news. The elemental spirits are growing restless, and chaos is breaking out yet again. I thought these bloodshot eyes of mine had seen it all!“ Enter the world of PIXEL HEROES and prepare yourself for a thrilling RPG/Roguelike experience like you have never seen before!
Popeye (4th Nov, $12.99) - The official Popeye game in which you play the spinach eating sailor in this modernized adaptation of the classic arcade game. The objective of the game is to get the highest score by completing as many levels as you can by collecting hearts and letters thrown down by Olive all while trying to avoid the dangers of the witch, vulture and Popeye's rival Brutus. Find and eat the spinach and get the special powers needed to punch your enemies into the sea and become faster at collecting the items before they return. Popeye is a simple, pick up and play, fast action, fun game which anyone can play, but be warned winning a high score won't come easy.
Pretty Girls Panic! PLUS (4th Nov, $5.99) - Dodge enemies while gain control of as much area as possible to win! The familiar “capture territory” rules popularized in Japanese arcades are as simple as they are rewarding, and with so many beautiful characters waiting to be uncovered, puzzle action has rarely been more alluring! Meet more than 20 Pretty Girls across 40 stages! You can choose to partner with Yu or Asahi, and completing stages alongside either will unlock new outfits for them to wear. With each challenge that you clear, commemorative photos of the girls you rescue will also be added to your Gallery for casual viewing. Can you complete them all?
Princess.Loot.Pixel.Again (27th Oct, $4.99) - Princess. Loot. Pixel. Again is a dynamic platformer with the elements of a rogue-lite, a combo system and special moves. The main goal is to clear all the floors of the Dark Tower and defeat the main antagonist - the Evil Mage. This won’t be easy because after the permadeath of the main character the castle floor plan is automatically redesigned. Whether you succeed or not primarily depends on your skills, not on random events. The player gradually gets to know game mechanics, learns the effects of artifacts, items, skills, the behavior of enemies and bosses. This lies at the core of gameplay - the player gets better mainly by learning from their mistakes and improving their skills, not from leveling up their character. Plot The story starts with a young man who fell in love with the King’s daughter and dared to go and ask the ruler for his daughter’s hand. But a commoner is no match for her, so the King sends for the executioner to have him beheaded.
QUByte Classics – The Immortal by PIKO (QUByte Interactive, 28th Oct, $7.99) - The Labyrinth holds mysteries unfit for mortal eyes. Mysteries of eternal life. Of sudden death. Of sorcery and betrayal. The Immortal is an isometric action-adventure game, with combat scenes and multiple choices when it comes to story. Developed in 1990, this game is a fan favorite of the old retro games.
Real Farm – Premium Edition (10th Nov, $39.99) - Pull on your boots, fire up your tractor, and start your ‘Real Farm’. Go from farmhand to agricultural A-list in career mode, or cultivate the role of an established farmer in free mode. With two maps, you get to explore the American -and West European country side. Acquire land, manage staff, crops and animals, and drive powerful farm vehicles while you grow your reputation as you go. The Premium Edition includes: - Both the Potato pack & Grünes Tal map DLCs - Optimized for the next generation of consoles with improved graphics and frame rates - Various quality of life improvements, including a completely new AI and a UI/UX overhaul - Re-polished game mechanics and a smooth farming experience
Skeletal Avenger (4th Nov, $16.99) - Skeletal Avenger is a hack'n'slash roguelite with a massive perk arsenal and skull-chucking special moves! Re-animate skeletons and fight your way to vengeance. Build a new playstyle each run with perks. Loot, explore, avenge, and try to go crazy with perk combos.
Stilstand (Nakana.io, 5th Nov, $2.99) - Experience a young woman’s insecurities during a long summer of parties, dates, dreams and time-wasting. Amid the feeling of being stuck and the desire for isolation, there's still hope that one day, things will change. Maybe the shadow monster in her apartment can help her stay afloat?
Super Sami Roll (4th Nov, $14.99) - The wicked Albert VII has captured Sami’s friend Vera and only you can help him save her! But it won’t be easy – you’ll need to roll, grapple, and jump to make it through in the colorful 3D world of Super Sami Roll. Embark on a journey rolling through beautiful green fields, deserts dotted with magnificent pyramids, dangerous oozing volcanoes, frigid ice lands and many other memorable places with rolling physics and tons of hidden secrets!
The Gardener and the Wild Vines (5th Nov, $9.99) - Attack to Climb Leap and slash at flowers growing on the vines to propel yourself upward. Chain them together to go fast, but watch your step! Every level is a handcrafted tower with new mechanics being introduced regularly. Attacking flowers grows new procedural vines with leaves to jump on. Carefully balance leaping upward while watching how the vines will grow to plan your ascent. You'll need quick reflexes and even faster wit to reach the top! Find The Prince Travel from tower to tower in search of the missing Prince, braving unique environmental hazards through visually stunning and diverse locations. Follow The Gardener and The Knight as they quest to rescue The Prince in this fairy tale that explores love and all the pain and risks that come with it. Challenge Yourself Need to prove your skill? The game doesn't end after completing the story. . . Take on levels in Challenge Mode with tougher win-conditions and try to win 3 stars on every level!
The Prince of Landis (5th Nov, $7.99) - In the year 198X, young Evan must survive a bleak life in the snowy backwater of Landis, Oregon. One fateful day, his existence is forever changed by the dark influences of a strange visitor from another world. With the guidance of his new ally, can Evan stand up against schoolyard bullies? Will he have the courage to stand up for himself? The Prince of Landis combines the character-driven story and dialog of a visual novel with the exploration and puzzle-solving of an adventure game.
Tomb of the Mask (27th Oct, $9.99) - Tomb of the Мask is an arcade game with a tortuous labyrinth full of unpredictable twists and turns. Seeking for adventure you get into a tomb where you find a strange mask. You put it on and suddenly realize that you can now climb walls - easily and promptly. And that’s when all the fun begins. You’ll face a vast majority of traps, enemies, game mechanics, and power-ups. Take courage and dive into the mask’s world with three breath-taking gaming modes: • Story mode. Here’s a mystic story that complements your gaming experience. Choose the right path and stay on it evading the labyrinth's tricks. Having only speed and an ingenious mind at your disposal, complete 450+ levels and struggle to survive while defeating your enemies. • Arcade mode. An endless survival where you need to advance as far as possible with the highest score. Win it or lose it - everything is in your hands. • PVP competition mode.
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