A varied selection of smaller releases await this week on the eShop! There is a lack of a headline release like Kirby Star Allies or Detective Pikachu, but it may be worth a browse as there is a wide range of game types. Let’s get into it!
Thursday 29th March
Switch, £17.99 – TREVA
Description: “Are you ready for a fast-paced action-puzzle game?!”
Players: 1 to 2
Extra Fact: This game is also getting a physical release!
The Adventures of Bertram Fiddle: Episode 1: A Dreadly Business
Switch, £4.99 – Chorus Worldwide Games
Description: “Intrigue, foul play, mystery and terrible puns!”
Extra Fact: This game has voice acting as well as an original soundtrack by Cam Reynolds!
The Charming Empire
Switch, £19.99 – D3 Publisher
Description: “I have to face you…even if this is love.”
Extra Fact: This is a dating simulation game, in the setting of the Taisho Roman era of Japanese history.
Switch, £7.69 – Coatsink Software
Description: “A top-down competitive local multiplayer sports game filled with fun and frantic action!”
Players: 1 to 8
Extra Fact: Up to 8 players can play this game simultaneously – but bear in mind that they will each need their own controller, which adds ups to a lot of money.
Gotcha Racing 2nd
Switch, £8.99 – ARC SYSTEM WORKS
Description: “Get parts from the gacha! Customise your machine and drive the tracks!”
Players: 1 to 4
Extra Fact: There are 16 courses and other 700 part variations in Gotcha Racing 2nd!
WAKU WAKU SWEETS: Happy Sweets Making
3DS, £22.49 – Sonic Powered
Description: “Let’s make lots of sweets!”
Extra Fact: In this game, you learn how to make over 100 different kinds of sweets!
Friday 30th March
Switch, £8.09 – Muro Studios
Description: “Leap, splash, splash!”
Extra Fact: Shadow Bug harnesses parallax backgrounds and silhouettes to create an art style.
Switch, £4.49 – Two Tribes Publishing
Description: “Join the millions of people who enjoyed this classic puzzle platformer, now on Nintendo Switch!”
Extra Fact: Order Toki Tori by 13th April to get a 10% discount, making the price of this game £4.04! Also, the sequel recently came to the Switch eShop in the form of Toki Tori 2+: Nintendo Switch Edition.
Switch, £4.49 – Sometimes You
Description: “You are alone. Are you lonely? You’re lost. Or stuck? Somewhere…but where? And most importantly, who are you?”
Extra Fact: Like Toki Tori, there is a 10% off offer going on for Alteric on Switch; order by 30th March to qualify for the discount, resulting in a price of £4.04.
Switch, £7.99 – Ratalaika Games
Description: “Set in the Dark Ages, Devious Dungeon is a medieval focused action platformer title.”
Extra Fact: 68 levels across 5 worlds await in this dungeon crawler.
Farm Expert 2018 for Nintendo Switch™
Switch, £22.49 – SimFabric
Description: “The special edition of farming simulator Farm Expert 2018 is now on Nintendo Switch.”
Extra Fact: There are four worlds in this game, which are four different farms – American, German, Polish and English.
Wednesday 4th April
Metropolis: Lux Obscura
Switch, £7.19 – Sometimes You
Description: “Metropolis: Lux Obscura is a unique game with a film noir atmosphere and dirty dangerous secrets. Gameplay is based on a motion comic with a non-linear plot mixed with match-3 puzzle fights.”
Extra Fact: In Metropolis: Lux Obscura, match-3 gameplay is mixed with a comic art style.
Not such a big week on the eShop; maybe I can actually catch up on some games over Easter, then. You can let us know what you’re playing in the comments below!
Sources: Nintendo UK Upcoming Games & nintendo.com