This week on the eShop we have South Park™: The Fractured But Whole™ cheekily leading the pack, as well as a bunch of other interesting-looking digital titles. Things definitely aren’t going south for the eShop (sorry).
Thursday 19th April
Manticore: Galaxy on Fire
Switch, Price TBA – Koch Media
Description: “Fight ruthless space pirates in the number one sci-fi action shooter!”
Extra Fact: This game has you becoming the hero of the Neox Sector, which is terrorised by crime lords and other characters.
BAFL – Brakes Are For Losers
Switch, £4.49 – Plug In Digital
Description: “BAFL is all about pure arcade fun.”
Players: 1 to 8
Extra Fact: Perhaps more of an opinion, but don’t take that title too seriously – brakes are helpful, everyone.
Switch, £3.59 – Flyhigh Works
Description: “If you want quickfire combos and fast-paced retro action, Ninja Striker! is the game for you!”
Extra Fact: The different playable characters in this game have different moves available, whether it is Spinning Slash of the Ninja character or the Chain Attack of the Chain Sickle fighter.
ACA NEOGEO REAL BOUT FATAL FURY SPECIAL
Switch, £6.29 – HAMSTER
Description: “The final stage awaits you. A total of 19 fierce stars will now battle!”
Players: 1 to 2
Extra Fact: The game REAL BOUT FATAL FURY SPECIAL was released by SNK back in the year of 1997.
Aqua Moto Racing Utopia
Wii U, Price TBA – Zordix
Description: “Get ready for the most intense racing experience of your life!”
Players: 1 to 4
Extra Fact: Aqua Moto Racing Utopia has both a single-player career mode and also an online mode! Yes, a new online Wii U game is coming out.
Dodge Club Pocket
3DS, Price TBA – JAMES MONTAGNA
Description: “Speck and her raver friends can’t wait to meet you, so join the club now!”
Extra Fact: This game is about avoiding a red hot fireball and an electric spark, and as you play you earn presents which include new content.
Friday 20th April
Ginger: Beyond the Crystal
Switch, £17.99 – Badland Games
Description: “A world destroyed by a crystal explosion, a mysterious threat hanging over its inhabitants, and a goddess who creates a hero. This is Ginger: Beyond the Crystal.”
Extra Fact: You play as Ginger, who is trying to re-establish the connection to the goddess; the game takes you across 3 worlds to purify the spread of corrupted crystals. This is also getting a physical Switch release.
The Way Remastered
Switch, £13.49 – SONKA
Description: “A remastered version of an award-winning puzzle-platformer.”
Extra Fact: Order this game by 19th April for a 20% discount, resulting in a price of £10.79!
Tuesday 24th April
South Park™: The Fractured But Whole™
Switch, £49.99 (UK Store) – Ubisoft
Description: “From the creators of South Park comes this outrageously offensive superhero adventure that you can play anytime, anywhere for the very first time.”
Extra Fact: There is also DLC available for this game; DLC 1: Danger Deck and DLC 2: From Dusk Till Casa Bonita can be purchased individually or via the Season Pass, with DLC 3: Bring the Crunch coming later in 2018. Furthermore, this game is also seeing a physical Switch release.
Wednesday 25th April
Urban Trial Playground
Switch, £17.99 – Tate Multimedia
Description: “Every level is your playground!”
Players: 1 to 2
Extra Fact: Urban Trial Playground brings takes place on the beaches of California! Also, this is another Switch game releasing physically as well as digitally.
Where Are My Friends?
Switch, £5.39 – Sometimes You
Description: “Wheye’s friends went missing, the planet is about to blow and only Wheye can save everyone. He will have to face different trials on his own.”
Extra Fact: The levels in this game span 4 different genres – runner, action-adventure, point-and-click quest and puzzle-platformer, all in one game.
Are you planning on purchasing any of the games listed here? You can let us know in the comments!
Source: Nintendo UK Upcoming Games