Nintendo Download: Gungeon Crawler

This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:

  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch
    • Enter the Gungeon – The Enter the Gungeon game is a dungeon crawler that follows a band of misfits seeking to shoot, loot, dodge roll and table flip their way to personal absolution by reaching the legendary Gungeon’s ultimate treasure: the gun that can kill the past.
    • Yooka-Laylee – Explore huge, beautiful worlds, meet (and beat) an unforgettable cast of characters and horde a vault-load of shiny collectibles as buddy-duo Yooka (the green one) and Laylee (the wisecracking bat with the big nose). Embark on an epic adventure to thwart corporate creep Capital B and his devious scheme to absorb all the world’s books … and convert them into pure profit!
    • Romancing SaGa 2 – Sit upon the throne of the Varennes Empire and control several generations of rulers in a valiant battle against the Seven Heroes. A dynamic freeform scenario system – a hallmark of the SaGa RPG series – enables you to take command of a variety of protagonists along the line of imperial succession and experience the history of a nation as it grows and changes based on your actions. The Romancing SaGa 2 game is available on Dec. 15.

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Build-A-Bear Workshop Announces New Licensed Partnership with Nintendo and Unveils Make-Your-Own Super Mario Furry Friends & Accessories

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE: BBW), an interactive destination where Guests can create personalized furry friends, today announced a new licensed partnership with Nintendo, unveiling three new Make-Your-Own Super Mario furry friends—plus, a pre-stuffed Toad, sound chips and accessories. This is the first time Super Mario products have been offered at Build-A-Bear Workshop. read more

Partnership for the Integration and Establishment of eSports – Tokyo

Tokyo, Japan December 13, 2017 — Computer Entertainment Supplier’s
Association (CESA), Japan Online Game Association (JOGA), the eSports
organizations of Japan eSports Association (JeSPA), eSports Promotion
Organization and Japan eSports Federation (JeSF), have previously
announced on September 19, 2017 that we have joined forces in order
to create a unified eSports association for the purpose of promoting
industrial development, as well as the overall growth of eSports. read more

Daedalic’s The Pillars of the Earth’s Second Book – Sowing the Wind Releasing Today

The Interactive Novel Gets Bloodier and More Brutal in Book 2 of the Adaptation of Ken Follett’s Bestseller

The second installment of Daedalic Entertainment’s interactive novel, The Pillars of the Earth, will be available today at 10:00am PT / 1:00pm EST / 7:00pm MEZ for Steam, followed by GOG at the end of December 2017 and PlayStation 4, and Xbox One at the end of January 2018. Book 2 – Sowing the Wind is the next chapter of Daedalic Entertainment’s adaptation of the best-selling book series by Ken Follett. Those who purchased Book 1 – From the Ashes will automatically have access to Books 2 and 3 at no additional cost. Anyone who has yet to purchase the game may now download the first two Books for $29,99 on Steam/GOG or $39,99 on console, which also provides access to Book 3 – Eye on the Storm later when it releases in May 2018To celebrate the launch of the second book Steam players get a 50% discount on the season pass of The Pillars of the Earth for 48 hours. read more