Here Is Your EU Nintendo eShop Update For Friday 3rd May 2018

Check out this week’s newest downloadable offerings on Nintendo platforms:

New Releases

TitlePlatformAvailable onPrice Point on Nintendo eShop* 
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze
(Nintendo)
Nintendo Switch
(Card/Download)
Nintendo eShop from 04/05/2018, 00:00 local time€59.99 / £49.99 / CHF 77.90 
Game description: Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is powering up for the franchise’s debut on Nintendo Switch! The invading Snowmads have locked Donkey Kong Island in a deep freeze, and it’s up to the Kongs to thaw things out! Exclusively on Nintendo Switch, enjoy a chill new mode as groovy surfing simian Funky Kong! He can double jump, hover, perform infinite rolls and even perform infinite underwater corkscrews!
Animal Super Squad
(DoubleMoose)
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 01/05/2018, 12:00 CEST€9.99 / £8.99 / CHF 14.00 
Game description: Animal Super Squad is a physics-based adventure game that lets you play as your favorite animal. Speed through a world full of dangers and bananas. Create your own levels, share them with the community, or forget all that nonsense and just play other people’s stuff.
Arcade Archives 10-Yard Fight
(HAMSTER)
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 02/05/2018, 15:00 CEST€6.99 / £6.29 / CHF 9.80 
Game description: “10-Yard Fight” is a sports game released in 1983 by IREM. Players can enjoy American football with its simple but intense play mechanics. Score touchdowns as you play against increasingly powerful opponents.

* This version also contains the 1984 version of VS 10-Yard Fight with the additional two-player mode.

ACA NEOGEO STAKES WINNER
(HAMSTER)
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 02/05/2018, 15:00 CEST€6.99 / £6.29 / CHF 9.80 
Game description: “STAKES WINNER” is a realistic jockey action game released in 1995 by SNK. Use skills such as showing the whip, formation split and hyper dash, collect items on the course, and power-up your beloved horse in this multifaceted game. Ride with your horse through a variety of races as you aim to conquer the GI.
Cast of the Seven Godsends
(Merge Games)
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 03/05/2018, 15:00 CEST€12.99 / £9.99 / CHF 17.99 
Game description: Cast of the Seven Godsends harks back to the days when classic 2D, run ’n gun, action-shooter games ruled the arcades. Four levels of difficulty, six worlds to conquer, twelve mid and end-of-level bosses, seven god-like armour sets, five basic weapons and thirty-five magic combat spells!
Don’t Die, Mr Robot!
(Digerati )
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 03/05/2018, 01:00 local time€7.99 / £7.19 / CHF 11.20 
Game description: Don’t Die, Mr. Robot! DX is a remixed version of the arcade bullet-hell avoid ‘em up, completely remastered and rejuvenated for Nintendo Switch.

Deep in the electro-abyss lives a little robot who loves to eat exploding fruit. He also likes staying alive. That’s where you come in… Get the fruit. Avoid the enemies. Try not to die. (Spoilers: you will die)

L.F.O. -Lost Future Omega-
(mebius.)
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 03/05/2018, 15:00 local time€6.49 / £5.89 / CHF 9.10 
Game description: As the screen changes your actions and the sound synchronize with the music. Some of the sounds you select can be passed to the next stage.

By doing so and depending on your progress at that point, even if you are playing in the same stage, you will get feeling that you are listening to another arrangement.

Depending on the branch and the area you choose totally different stages and music are waiting for you. 

Nihilumbra
(BeautiFun Games)
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 03/05/2018, 15:00 CEST€6.99 / £5.99 / CHF 9.99 
Game description: Discover the beautiful world of Nihilumbra and join Born on his adventure to find himself whilst trying to escape from his inevitable curse. Nihilumbra has been designed in a way that everyone can enjoy its story, even without previous experience with puzzle games.
Perfect Angle
(Ivanovich Gam
es)
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 03/05/2018, 15:00 CEST€9.99 / £8.99 / CHF 13.99 
Game description: Nothing is what it seems! Sharpen your perception by beating over 100 puzzles through scenarios with no apparent structure or logic.Detect the perfect angle in which a chaotic composition reveals the figure hidden behind a game on perspective. Test your visual acuity by accepting a greater challenge each time.
Timberman VS
(Forever Entertainment)
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 03/05/2018, 15:00 CEST€1.79 / £1.61 / CHF 2.52
until 17/05/2018, 23:59 local time
Regular price €1.99 / £1.79 / CHF 2.80
 
Game description: The game loved by millions of players all around the world – Timberman, now has a brand new, polished axe! Are you world-class wood chopper? Enter the digital forest and find out! Discover the Nintendo Switch version of this classic, casual game – slice and dice trees in an arcade-style, challenge your friends and be the fastest timberman alive!
Shadow Archery
(Ultra Dolphin Rev)
Wii U
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 03/05/2018, 15:00 CEST€1.00 / £0.89 / CHF 1.40 
Game description: You are now Shadow, a skilled archer of the realm. You must survive hordes of creatures by defeating them with your trusty crossbow. Find power-ups to defeat even tougher enemies! Power-ups will aid you in your survival against the ever spawning creatures of the realm! Arrows are limited, so make every shot count in this challenging, retro inspired, arcade styled game! So shoot, score, and survive in SHADOW ARCHERY!
Masked Forces
(R.G.B.)
Wii U
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 03/05/2018, 15:00 CEST€2.99 / £2.69 / CHF 4.20 
Game description: Masked Forces is an action-packed game where your main purpose is to eliminate your enemies using any means necessary. With Masked Forces you get to test your shooting mechanics and enjoy a unique, fun experience.
Tumblestone Demo
(QuantumAstroGuild)
Nintendo Switch
(Demo)
Nintendo eShop from 03/05/2018, 15:00 CESTFree 
Game description: Tumblestone is the first original action-puzzle game of the past fifteen years. Race your friends in multiplayer or challenge yourself in story mode. Solve progressively more difficult and creative puzzles, help a sausage make friends, and find out what happened to the Tumblecrown.
Midnight Deluxe Demo
(Ratalaika Games)
Nintendo Switch
(Demo)
Nintendo eShop from 04/05/2018, 15:00 CESTFree 
Game description: Use your controller or touch-screen controls, to launch Midnight into the night sky, but watch out! The world of Midnight is a dangerous one thanks to the likes of spikes, circular saws and plenty of other dangerous objects and even if you do manage to get Midnight into the safe zone, to advance to the next level, there’s the added challenge of trying to complete each level in the least amount of shots as possible to get all three Stars.

Add-on Content Releases

TitlePlatformAvailable onPrice Point on Nintendo eShop* 
Pic-a-Pix Deluxe – Classic 05
(Lightwood Games)
Nintendo Switch
(DLC)
Nintendo eShop from 03/05/2018, 15:00 CEST€2.99 / £2.99 / CHF 3.99 
Content description: An additional pack of 60 classic black-and-white puzzles in various sizes.

Pre-Orders

TitlePlatformPre-Order available onPrice Point on Nintendo eShop* 
Yoku’s Island Express
(Team17)
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 01/05/2018, 00:00 local time€17.99 / £14.39 / CHF 25.20
until 28/05/2018, 23:59 local time
Regular price €19.99 / £15.99 / CHF 28.00
 
Pre-Order until 29.05.2018, 23:59 local time

Game description: An ancient Island deity is trapped in a restless sleep – and it’s all down to Yoku to traverse the island using a unique blend of pinball mechanics, platforming and open world exploration, in an amazing adventure to help those in need!

The Adventures of Elena Temple
(GRIMTALIN )
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 01/05/2018, 08:00 CEST€4.49 / £4.04 / CHF 6.29
until 22/05/2018, 23:59 local time
Regular price €4.99 / £4.49 / CHF 6.99
 
Pre-Order until 14.05.2018, 23:59 local time

Game description: The Adventures of Elena Temple is a monochromatic puzzle platformer made to look as if it were created in the 80s. Overcome obstacles, figure out how to collect all the coins, find all the gems and remember your childhood while doing it! Progress through the game’s dungeon through non-linear exploration and keep an open eye for secrets to find.

Wizard of Legend
(Humble Bundle)
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 03/05/208, 15:00 CEST€15.99 / £13.99 / CHF 22.40 
Pre-Order until 15.05.2018, 14:59 CEST

Game description: Wizard of Legend is a fast paced dungeon crawler with an emphasis on dynamic magical combat. Quick movement and even quicker use of spells will allow you to chain spells together to unleash devastating combinations against your enemies!

Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles
(Prideful Sloth)
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 03/05/2018, 09:00 local time€22.49 / £20.69 / CHF 31.50
until 16/05/2018, 23:59 local time
Regular price €24.99 / £22.99 / CHF 35.00
 
Pre-Order until 17.05.2018, 08:59 local time

Game description: Yonder is set in the world of Gemea, a natural island paradise with eight distinct environments ranging from tropical beaches to snow-capped summits. As the hero of Gemea, you can seek out the hidden and whimsical creatures known as Sprites. Use their power to clear the Murk and restore nature’s beauty. Yonder offers a world to lose yourself in; a world filled with the wonder of discovery and the spirit of adventure.

Dungeon Rushers
(Plug In Digital)
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 04/05/2018, 15:00 CEST€14.99 / £13.49 / CHF 21.00 
Pre-Order until 25.05.2018, 14:59 CEST

Game description: Dungeon Rushers is a 2D tactical RPG combining dungeon crawler’s gameplay and turn based fights. Manage your team, loot dusty dungeons, crush armies of monsters and craft mighty equipment. Be part of an epic adventure with a colourful cast of characters in an off-beat universe.

Johnny Turbo’s Arcade: Sly Spy
(FTE Games)
Nintendo Switch
(Download)
Nintendo eShop from 05/05/2018, 15:00 CEST€7.19 / £7.19 / CHF 10.79
until 12/05/2108, 23:59 local time
Regular price €7.99 / £7.99 / CHF 11.99
 
Pre-Order until 12.05.2018, 14:59 CEST

Game description: It is the year 199X, Secret Agent Sly must protect the U.S. from a nuclear missile attack from the terrorist organization CWD (Council for World Domination). Enjoy an arcade classic!

Jim Smale

Gaming since the Atari 2600, I enjoy the weirdness in games counting Densha De Go and RC De Go as my favourite titles of all time. I prefer gaming of old where buying games from a shop was a thing, Being social in person was a thing. Join me as I attempt to adapt to this new digital age!

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