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
Endling – Extinction is Forever – As the last mother fox, you’ll need to keep your three cubs alive and lead them to safety in a world ravaged by humanity. In this 3D side-scrolling game blending stealth, survival and adventure, you’ll make your way through devastated environments to reach the one place on Earth where humans can’t hurt you. In the end, how many of your cubs survive the perilous journey is up to you. Endling – Extinction is Forever launches July 19.
XEL (Assemble Entertainment, 14th Jul) – Play as Reid, shipwrecked on the strange world of XEL in this 3D action-adventure set in a sci-fi fantasy setting. Without any recollection of her former life, it is up to you to unravel Reid’s past and her connection to XEL. Ready your sword and shield as you explore the overworld of XEL and dive into imposing dungeons full of unforeseen threats and challenging puzzles. Throughout your journey you will make new friends and foes, find new gadgets, as well as jump through time and space. As Reid delves deeper into the mysteries surrounding XEL, she discovers an endless cycle of peril. Will she be able to break free from it, and what will it take?
Switch eShop – New Releases
Ambition: A Minuet in Power (Iceberg Interactive, 14th Jul) – A revolutionary, romantic, visual novel where your choices change the course of history! It’s March 19th, 1789 and King Louis XVI rules over France from the gilded halls of Versailles. France is a country of elegance and poverty, of ancient tradition and unstoppable change. It is a country on the brink of revolution. Attend parties, mingle with the rich and powerful, learn their secrets, and use this to get the wealth and power you deserve. Find true love in an opulent world of ever-shifting alliances, that grows more dangerous by the day. Still, you must always keep your eye on the coming revolution. After all, it’s better to be on the right side of history, than the wrong side of the guillotine. EXPLORE A LIVING, SCHEMING WORLD Use your calendar to plan your commitments each week in Paris, and more importantly, who you do them with. In a city marching towards revolution, time is of the essence, and your enemies have agendas of their own!
APICO (Whitethorn Digital, $19.99) – Combining resource gathering, biology, and minigames with ideas from both real-life and fantasy beekeeping and gardening, APICO will teach players about the ins-and-outs of maintaining a healthy hive and the importance of our irreplaceable pollinating pals. The islands of APICO were once abuzz with different species of bees, and it’s up to players to rediscover lost species, cross-breed new ones, and repopulate each unique bee-ome. Progressing further into the game may also uncover some forgotten secrets. But that’s none of our beeswax. Key Features of APICO include: Breaking into Hives: It’s not as bad as it sounds! Collect materials, craft tools, and play fun beekeeping minigames to help rehome bees before releasing them back into the wild. It takes a Colony: Breed, collect, and conserve over 30 species of bees, like the Common Bee, the Forest Bee, and the Verge Bee. They’re all Queens in our book. Bee2C Marketing: Fund the family business by making and selling honey, Apicola, and other beekeeping products. You’ll be a bee-llionaire in no time! Cross-Pollination: Cross play with up to four players, regardless of where you purchase the game. Bees who work together, stay together!
Arcade Archives RABIO LEPUS (HAMSTER, $7.99) – “RABIO LEPUS” is a shooting game released by VIDEO SYSTEM in 1987. Suddenly, an alien attack was launched on the peaceful country “BUNNYLAND”, and the king, princess, and princess’ sister were kidnapped. The royal special combat mecha “USAGI” goes to work, defeats the alien boss “YOUMAOU”, and rescues the hostages! The “Arcade Archives” series has faithfully reproduced many classic Arcade masterpieces. Players can change various game settings such as game difficulty, and also reproduce the atmosphere of arcade display settings at that time. Players can also compete against each other from all over the world with their high scores. Please enjoy the masterpiece that built a generation for video games.
Big XXL Kids Games Collection Bundle 11-in-1 Educational Children Learning Fun (McPeppergames, $69.99) – This big XXL games collection contains the TOP ELEVEN McPeppergames KIDS GAMES!
Bit Orchard: Animal Valley Ultimate Edition (RedDeerGames, July 8th, $1.99) – Sell your apples to earn money and improve your orchard. Expand your land and find new secrets. Who knows, maybe you’ll make new friends along the way…
BUNNY MUST DIE! CHELSEA AND THE 7 DEVILS. (Mediascape, 21st Jul) – The year is 1999X. After a curse causes Bunny to grow cat ears when a purrmodynamic power plant explodes, she is led by a chubby and divine messenger into the Cave of Devils so that she can remove the hex. However, a mad bull appears out of nowhere, killing the messenger after stabbing him 24 times! An improved version of the dungeon-crawling action game ‘Bunny Must Die! Chelsea and the 7 Devils’ is now coming to the Nintendo Switch. March through the Cave of Devils together with Bunny, her five weapons, and her ability to manipulate time however she pleases!
Comic Coloring Book Complete Edition: DRAW (RedDeerGames, July 8th, $1.99) – Once upon a time, two children, a boy, and a girl found two unique toys – a robot and an alpacorn. These magically came to life to become our heroes’ best friends! Together they experience amazing stories about friendship, helping others, and the joy of life!
Crazy Plane Landing (BoomHits, $9.99) – Flying is easy – but can you stick the landing? Get into one of the amazing flying machines and launch as high as you can. This part is easy… well, fairly easy. Not that anyone can do it. But you can. Surely you do! What’s really interesting is what happens next. Will you crash? Or will you somehow make it a perfect landing?
Darker Skies (SteelArtsSoftware, 14th Jul) – The War is over, but the effects linger. Take control of Jack, a survivor of the War of the Worlds trying to rebuild a working Heat Ray to blow his way to freedom and light the spark that will rebuild civilization. Explore the Horrors of the world after interplanetary war, encounter psychotic enemies suffering from prolonged exposure to Red Weed. Collect parts from fallen Tripod’s and rebuild your own Heat Ray and maybe even come face to face with the few surviving Martians themselves. Craft weapons and items and combine them in interesting ways to take out the creatures left by the war, sneak your way past, or just shoot your way through. You decide.
DC League of Super-Pets: The Adventures of Krypto and Ace (Outright Games, 15th Jul) – Suit up as super-dogs Krypto and Ace and get ready to soar through the skies and protect the streets of Metropolis in this pet rescue adventure inspired by the movie! When Superman and Batman’s favorite caped canines uncover Lex Luthor’s plot to pet-nap Metropolis’ strays, these four-legged fighters aren’t just going to roll over. So, unleash Krypto’s Heat Vision and Arctic Bark powers, or Ace’s Batarangs and Shoulder Charge attacks, to bring the evil LexBots to heel. Rescue animals along the way, before they’re locked up in LexCorp Zoo and prepare for the ultimate battle with Lex and his high-tech War Suit. Being a Super-Pet isn’t all ruff and tumble. Pamper your furry friends at the Adoption Center to help them find forever homes and receive special rewards. And hang out with your pals Chip, Merton, and PB to learn superpower upgrades. It’s a bird… It’s a plane… It’s the DC Super-Pets!
Fallen Angel (V Publishing) – Become Lucifer and aim for the throne of Heaven itself. Battle angelic armies and ascend through weird and warped holy realms in this stylish hack ‘n’ slash action RPG.
Family Chess Deluxe Edition (RedDearGames, July 7th, $1.99) – Choose one of the heros and challenge other players in this family-friendly version of Chess. Thanks to the cartoony graphics, this variation can be enyojed by people of all ages.
Farm Simulator USA Car Games – Driving games & Car 2024 Farming (July 7th, $17.99) – Farm Simulator USA Car Games – Driving games & Car 2024 Farming will feature new American and European environments in which to develop and expand your farm and will introduce many exciting new farming activities, including new machinery and crops with cotton and oat! Tend to your livestock of pigs, cows, sheep, and chickens – or ride your horses for the first time, letting you explore in a brand-new way the vast land around your farm.
Firefighter:Car Fire Truck Sim Driving 2024 Simulator (Midnight Works, $14.99) – In the game Firefighter:Car Fire Truck Sim Driving 2024 Simulator, you have to try on the role of a real fire brigade worker in a large American city. Players will experience exciting tasks, more than 30 different locations, inspired by the landscapes of the US West Coast. Drive carefully recreated Rosenbauer America vehicles, extinguish fires using heavy firefighter equipment and tools! You will have real firefighting equipment at your disposal: helmets, safety shoes, firefighter axes, crowbars, water guns and breathing apparatus from the most famous American manufacturers.
Forklift Extreme (LMG, $9.99) – Forklift Extreme is an exeptional physical experience – forklift, operator and in-game obstacles are physics based so watch out not to destroy anything if not needed. Customize your lifter and your driver aswell. Choose from many available skins, colors and types. Unlock new forklifts by completing challenges and achievements and search for hidden treasures on the levels to unlock new skins. Make your forklift unique! Many camera views: isometric, first person and top down view shows the best the nature of forklift extreme driving, allows proper handling of your vehicle and precise maneuvering of your forks. Use the camera wisely, change angles to position you forklift perfectly and gain advantage completing various challenges or just delivering the pallets.
Gloom and Doom (Viridian Software, 6th Feb) – Gloom and Doom is a visual novel throwback to 90s slacker movies with a supernatural twist. A depressed wraith is trying to earn his way back into heaven by hunting demons. After killing demons for 500 years, his final mark is a girl who believes she will cause the end of the world. However, even his formidable powers are unable to kill her, and they go on a quest to find death and peace for her. Featuring a cast of moody characters and a 90s superhero comicbook style, your choices will lead you to one of seven endings. Will you save the girl or save the world?
GONNER2 Lose Your Head Deluxe Bundle (Raw Fury, $9.99) – You get both GONNER2 and GoNNER! GoNNER is a tough as hell procedurally-generated 2D platformer with roguelike elements, following the largely misunderstood and altruistic Ikk on a journey to cheer up his only friend in this world – a giant landbound whale named Sally – by searching for just the right trinket in the deep and dark places nearby. In GONNER2: Journey your way through deep dark chaotic places with unimaginable sparks of colour as you go on a mission to help Death rid a mysterious presence from her lair. Battle crazy bosses, lose your head (a lot), in this messy, cute, fast-paced procedurally-generated platformer.
Growbot (ASHGAMES, 14th Jul) – Growbot is a 2D point&click adventure about a robot saving her home from a dark crystalline force. Set upon a beautiful biopunk space station bursting with fantastic plants and aliens, you play as Nara, a growbot in training to become a captain. When your station home is attacked by rapidly growing crystals, it’s down to you to save it. The game is inspired by classic adventure games like Loom, modern adventure games like Machinarium, and aims to appeal to both seasoned and new gamers.
Harlow (Rogue Games, $12.99) – You’re lightyears off-course, low on power, and have one critical goal: throw an epic surprise party so the colonists don’t freak out when they defrost. Harlow is an atmospheric 2D platformer where you’ll use physics to evade the dangers of an ancient planet, gather materials, and plan a party in space. Meet Harlow, a compact robot aboard the R1-Humanity. Along with Manifesto, the ship’s logistics A.I., you’ll stockpile supplies and transform the ship from a cold wayward vessel into a stellar celebration to cheer up the cryogenically frozen crew onboard. Jump, Roll, and Evade! Harlow’s physics-based controls will have you navigating oceans of acid, dodging ancient machinery, and traversing lavafalls! Plan a Surprise Party: Decorate the R1-Humanity with 3D printed party supplies. Unlock different endings based on how you transform the ship!
Hazel Sky (Neon Doctrine, 1st Jan, $0.00) – Hazel Sky is a heartfelt adventure about a young engineer facing his destiny and his desires. Fix ramshackle flying machines and jump, climb, swing, and slide through a beautiful, mysterious world.
Hell Pages (eastasiasoft, 15th Jul) – The doors to hell have been opened! The Earth has become a battlefield among 10 infernal armies. Bael, the most feared of all demons, sets out in an insane crusade to conquer the Earth for himself across 10 stages of bullet hell action. Violence and blood surround you. Nightmarish fiends accost you. It’s slay or be slain as the forces of evil fight to determine the fate of mankind! Hell Pages is a traditional side-scrolling shoot’em up presented through grotesquely gorgeous HD visuals and set to a pumping soundtrack! Fly through ruined cityscapes, dark caverns, frozen wastelands and more as your quest for domination pits you against horrors than only a powerful demon could endure. In between stages, purchase items to aid in your survival, from magic and health to continues and save points. Will you emerge victorious or suffer everlasting torment alongside humanity?
HunterX (ORANGE POPCORN, 14th Jul) – On the night of the deep purple moon, a girl who appears to be an ordinary teenager goes out for another devil hunt. While chasing her prey, she comes across a crack that leads to another world, and the adventure of her destiny begins. Explore and make your own route through a large, organically connected world! Your teammates are waiting for you in a world of riddles and terrible devils. Create your own personal fighting style with combos, dodging, guarding, parrying, and more! Help your character grow in your own way with parameter-based growth and a skill board! Figure out your opponent’s unique characteristics and conquer devils and bosses! Over 170 types of items to collect, including different kinds of weapons, the forbidden Occult magic, and more.
JDM Drag Racing Car Driving Simulator 2024 Games (Midnight Works, $2.49) – Bring fast driving experience to a whole new level! Race the traffic! Be the king of street racing! JDM Tuner Racing is the game you have been waiting for to speed through the streets and let your potential flow. Drag race and enjoy the opportunity to customize your air filter, exhaust, ECU, intake, head, pistons, turbo, gearbox, nitrous, tires and others. The game lets you be in charge of the transmission so you can discover the underground in your own tuning. You chose the make, the color and all other details for your car so you can level up, earn money, and unlock more available features. Once you start playing and emerge more and more within the game, you start discovering the world of vinyl wheels, car wars and a great variety of engines. Customize your cars and boost your race winnings with cool custom paint, plates and decals. Get a grasp of the cool graphics in breathtaking 2D urban environments with amazing sound & light effects. – A lot of JDM Cars!
KURSK (Jujubee, 14th Jul) – KURSK is the first ever adventure and documentary video game inspired by real events. You assume the role of a spy who finds way on the Russian nuclear submarine K-141 Kursk. Your task is to collect secret information about the revolutionary Shkval supercavitating torpedoes. While trying to complete your mission, you become witness to the dramatic events which shook the world at that time. KURSK MAIN FEATURES: LIVE THE HISTORY Experience the history of the fateful voyage of K-141 KURSK that ended at the bottom of Barents Sea. THE WORLD OF 2000 See through the first person perspective the fascinating world of 2000’s Moscow, Vidyayevo and the extremely detailed Oscar II-class submarine. INTELLIGENCE OPERATIVE Walk the fine line between gathering secret information, getting to know important people and getting caught spying. DECISIONS Get to know the crew of Kursk submarine, maintain important relationships and make decisions that have a long-lasting impact. GAMES BEYOND™ New sub-category for Jujubee’s products characterized by a greater emphasis on the story being told, original gameplay, and mature subject matter.
Long Live The Queen (Ratalaika Games, 15th Jul, $9.99) – Being a Princess is not an easy job. Being a Queen is even harder. Especially when you’re only fourteen years old, and the reason you’ve inherited the throne is that your royal mother has just met an untimely end.
LOUD (QubicGames, 15th Jul) – Slam down on those chords – the guitar riffs start now! Take a deep breath and step into a musical journey to make your dreams come true and become a real artist! Immerse yourself in the ultimate arcade guitar experience and get lost in its rhythmic beats and beautiful audiovisual effects. This is the story about Astrid – a teenage girl who’s not quite fond of this ‘growing up’ thing. We’ve all been there. To help take her mind off the mundane, she occupies her free time with her greatest love: music. Grab your broomstick and play to your heart’s content – your bedroom is your concert! Shred sick tunes as a radical garage band, throw air guitars in the subway or in a local pub, and join Astrid on a wild adventure to sign her first contract with a talent scout.
Luberman and The Legend of Animals Warriors-Platformer Game 2024 (Midnight Works, $14.99) – Journey through we landscapes as the adventure will take you to the final part of the game where you will be challenged and tested in a dramatic boss fight. It will take a lot of courage and effort to prove yourself worthy. As a Lumberman, your mission will be to explore new places, to gather resources which are necessary for the survival of your community. Ferocious animals will always try to hunt you down and kill you, trying to stop you from achieving your goal. With every new location, you will need to change your method of attack and defense. Each warrior will have a different battle tactic because they have been guarding their territories for years. The priority is theirs because of their high numbers, obstacles and traps which they have set up. It is only your choice to get to the final and prove your courage.
Marimo -VS- I.A.S. (JoyPlot, 15th Jul) – A 2. 5D shooter with old-fashioned side-scrolling and a way to attack enemies in the background. Fight with lock-on shots that can track up to 6 enemies appearing from the back of the screen at the same time, and forward charge shots that can penetrate enemies and enemy bullets. Defeating many enemies with one attack will increase the score you get, and the final score will change greatly depending on the order in which you defeat the enemies. *2.
Mira : A Bird’s Flight (Lone Wolf Technology, July 12th, $4.99) – Play as a bird, avoid traps, over 46 levels, and a final boss to beat
Mothmen 1966 (Chorus Worldwide Games, $8.99) – Mothmen 1966 is the first in a new series of interactive adventures: Pixel Pulps. Created by novelist Nico Saraintaris and artist Fernando Martinez Ruppel, Pixel Pulps are a fusion of exceptional writing and stunning illustration, inspired by mid-20th century pulp fiction and 80s home computer graphics.
Our Summer Sports (SAT-BOX, $7.62) – Beat the heat with some thrilling summer games! Pass around the Joy-Con™ controllers and compete with up to four players!
Pascal’s Wager: Definitive Edition (Yooreka Games, July 14th, $19.99) – Step into the shoes of Couriers, as they discover the tale behind the mysterious Dark Mist.
Pixel Game Maker Series JETMAN (Gotcha Gotcha, 14th Jul) – Pixel Game Maker Series JETMAN is a simple jumping action game using only one button. The height of the jump changes depending on the length of the button hold. Make the best jump attack according to the enemy’s position. ●More than 50 types of enemies! There are many enemies with unique appearances and movements. Identify their characteristics and attack them efficiently. ●Collect JP (=Junk Points) to strengthen your character! You can strengthen your character by spending the points you earn in battle. Strengthen your attack or your defense? It is up to you to decide which you want to prioritize. ●Characters and stories that color the world Jet, a half-android created by Dr. Arc to stop the ambitions of the evil organization Violet. The story revolving around Jet will liven up the gameplay. ●Fun after clearing the game A dedicated mode that becomes available after clearing the main game. Enjoy “JETMAN” to the fullest!
Plan B from Outer Space: A Bavarian Odyssey (Assemble Entertainment, $9.89) – Plan B from Outer Space is an intergalactic adventure game in the style of an interactive book and takes inspiration from classic science-fiction stories and Bavarian culture. Design your very own Alien and try to escape the grasp of the “Barbvarians” as you navigate your own path through this unique sci-fi-comedy-text adventure. Every decision will affect the outcome of your mission; to leave this strange planet unscathed …or maybe you have a plan B for this trip? FEATURES A Tribute: To classic science fiction and Bavarian culture, Plan B from Outer Space is a story-focused adventure with dozens of beautifully illustrated backgrounds and animated characters. Alps vs. Aliens: Design your very own alien with a unique background story and get ready to turn the small Bavarian town of “Unter-Hinterobersbach” upside down. Choices Matter: Every decision you make has a lasting effect on the story.
Rayland (eastasiasoft, $3.99) – The inhabitants of Rayland use the energy from the Domus to survive, and to transport this energy they use a Reflectus, a type of equipment that reflects the rays to other Domus. Your mission is to help the inhabitants of Rayland to transport the energy of the Domus through the various lands contained in the path. For this, you must correctly position the Reflectus and rotate them so the energy rays reach the necessary Domus. Rayland features a variety of brain teasers about reflecting a beam of light around an isometric playfield from one point to another. The emitter and receiver are stationary, and it’s your task to reposition mirror-like reflector panels to direct the course of the beam. Gameplay is simple, but the challenge is increasingly high. Do you have what it takes to clear them all?
Retro Pocket Rocket (Cooking & Publishing, $2.99) – Save mankind from meteorites and asteroids! Travel in the spaceship through the universe and avoid collisions with asteroids. Shoot and dodge the meteors and collect the highest score.
Running on Magic (Meteorbytestudios, July 14th, $4.99) – Far far away in some magic realm a mage is running hard to escape. Grim Reaper is upon him. Luckily for him, the clumsy reaper is not in a hurry. But, for how long?
Seduction: A Monk’s Fate (EastAsiaSoft, 20th Jul, $7.99) – Side-scrolling action and classic adventure storytelling come together in a horror-themed tale about a monk who must enter a dark and surreal realm to uncover the truth of his monastery. What mysteries lie hidden, and can those he respects truly be trusted? Take control of this young man as he explores and converses, questions everything he knows and defies the advice of his elders.
Shred! Remastered (ASBO Interactive, 15th Jul) – With flowy level design and addictive gameplay – every inch of trail will keep you on the edge and keep you coming back for more! A total remake of “Shred! 1” remade with love, from the ground up. “Flowy” level design based around the “pump” mechanic makes for a fun, addictive and authentic MTB gameplay experience Over 30 gnarly trails inspired by real world locations, video segments and MTB culture! A Zero BS experience. . . Shred! Remastered’s “pickup and play” appeal is ideal for a quick adrenalin fix! Bike geeks can nerd out over the references to MTB culture and licensed in-game products from Orange, Halo, Gusset and TSG. “Get your Shred on” to the awesome soundtrack
Spidersaurs (WayForward, 14th Jul) – Inspired by classic action games and Saturday morning cartoons from days gone by, this original property from the dev team behind Contra 4 pits one or two players against a man-eating, half-spider, half-dinosaur mutant menace — the Spidersaurs! Though originally created by INGESTCorp as a way to solve global hunger, the tangy food source with a bite decides to bite back, so it’s up to punk rocker Victoria and officer-in-training Adrian to run, jump, climb, and shoot their way through multiple levels of over-the-top, high-octane mayhem. Armed with an assortment of character-specific weapons (including Victoria’s Metal Spread and Electronica Chain and Adrian’s Flame Thrower and Rebound Breaker) and special Spidersaur powers, players must navigate the INGESTCorp facility and put a stop to the mindless army of genetically engineered monsters. – Read our Spidersaurs review
STRIKER MODES (Isaias Game Dev, $2.50) – Try to survive in the most diverse types of environments, with the most classic and different types of flying vehicles.
Super Toy Cars 1 & 2 Bundle (Eclipse Games, July 14th, $19.99) – Super Toy Cars and Super Toy Cars 2 are now available bundled together. Enjoy both games from this series where you can race over a total of 33 different tracks from a unique point of view. Experience arcade racing controlling small toy cars and advance through burgers the size of trucks, or drift your way around a drumset in a music studio. In Super Toy Cars 2 you can even get some of these objects and throw them around the track and see how your opponents crash against them thanks to the new power-ups and destruction system of the latest game in the series. To sum it up, in this bundle you’ll race thousands of inches driving your favourite toy cars and causing mayhem all over the place.
SUPER UFO FIGHTER (Phoenixx, $11.99) – The space sport “SUPER UFO FIGHTER” is all the rage in the galaxy. And UFO pilots, known as Shuforians, are battling it out today! ◆Shuforians compete in intense 1v1 battles for supremacy! Deposit the “target” item into your goal to score. The key to victory is to control the stage items! Use your shwoop beam to collect the target before your rival and bring it home! Or use the beam to intercept, throw, and attack your opponent! Anything goes when trying to get the prize! Use the stage gimmicks and special items to your advantage to win! ◆Play alone, or together with friends online! Or hand a Joy-Con™ to a friend to play local battles! Multiple modes and settings for online play! ◆And much more! Need to practice? Jump in the training mode to study new UFOs. Or check your progress as a Shuforian in the Collection Mode!
Superola Champion Edition (JanduSoft, 14th Jul) – Superola Champion Edition is a challenging runner-style platforming adventure, in which you’ll have to guide a burger loving llama in its quest to defeat the Hotdog Aliens and recover the stolen hamburgers. . . before they get cold! Explore 10 worlds with over 70 super challenging stages, unlock all the costumes and map’s secrets, fight boss battles, clear bonus rounds and compete with up to 4 friends! – Over 70 stages with tons of secrets and costumes to unlock – Choose between 4K cartoon graphics or retro pixel art – Super challenging platforming, leaderboards & achievements – 4 Player split-screen VS – Bonus Alpaca’s Redemption game included – Remastered and chiptune original soundtracks
Table of Tales: The Crooked Crown (Tin Man Games, 14th Jul) – Table of Tales: The Crooked Crown is a role playing adventure that brings tabletop gaming to life. Take a seat at the magical table, captain the helm, and lead your party of scoundrels as they venture through a world of swashbuckling and sorcery. – Embark on a narrative-driven campaign featuring a fully-voiced Dungeon Master companion, who appears as a mechanical talking bird called Arbitrix. – Guide a party of four scoundrels through a captivating story that is shaped by important world-changing choices! – Battle, charm or sneak your way through more than 24 enthralling encounters. – Tactical turn-based combat and encounters feature dice, cards, skill checks and over 40 different types of enemy. – Each scoundrel has their own skill and stat upgrade path. Choose different abilities each time you play. – The magical table transforms before your eyes, building new game boards and playing environments. – Inspired by the nostalgia of classic tabletop games!
The Galactic Junkers (GMG Publishing, $16.99) – Being the captain of a spaceship can be hard, especially when there’s a price on your head. Bounty hunters, space pirates, and even the Galactic Union are trying to hunt you down. All that stands between you and oblivion is your wits, your crew, and your trusty ship.
Universal Flight Simulator (Pix Arts, 15th Jul) – Fasten your seatbelts and be ready for the most realistic and beautiful flight of your life! Universal Flight Simulator will let you pilot from old dusters to modern jets and helicopter. Free flight or Race the circuits, achieve best times and unlock new missions!
Vzerthos: The Heir of Thunder (DarkDes Labs, 14th Jul) – Player’s arsenal includes skills of the Thunder God’s heir and three types of guns – use them to slice and dice, burn and blow up your enemies! Hero under the player’s control must rescue a kidnapped princess Se’Vera from the evil Baron Vakhzon. Not only the guards of Baron attack Vzerthos, but his ally Messenger took his magical powers by order of the Thunder God. Now the heir should return his power, to break into Vakhzon castle and rescue the princess! (Princess is exactly in this castle! )
WORTH LIFE (HAKAMA, $19.99) – Strange incidents have been occurring across the land ever since the crystals in reach region lost their light. As one of the 30 summoned by the king, it is your duty to find a solution to the kingdom’s plight.
So that’s your lot for this week’s North American Nintendo Download. Go on, be a sport and drop a vote in the poll above, and comment below with your hot picks!