Nintendo Download: Kirby, a Dark Dungeon, Lost Memories… and More Kirby!

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

  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch
    • LOST SPHEAR – The adventure of LOST SPHEAR begins in a remote town of Elgarthe, where a young boy, Kanata, awakens from a devastating dream to find his hometown disappearing. To stop the world from disappearing forever, Kanata and his comrades set out to rebuild the world, mustering different Memory and crafting the world around them. The LOST SPHEAR game launches on Jan. 23.
    • Darkest Dungeon – Darkest Dungeon is a challenging, gothic roguelike turn-based RPG about the psychological stresses of adventuring. Recruit, train and lead a team of flawed heroes against unimaginable horrors, stress, famine, disease and the ever-encroaching dark. Can you keep your heroes together when all hope is lost?
    Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
    • Kirby Battle Royale – Kirby is entering a tournament against his toughest rival yet … himself! One to four players can fight in local or online battles (additional games and accessories required; sold separately). Pick from more than 10 abilities and 10 battle types to compete in countless matchups. Hoard treasure in Ore Express, knock out opponents in Slam Hockey and shoot missiles in Robo Bonkers. There’s a single-player story mode, too! The Kirby Battle Royale game launches on Jan. 19. A free demo version of the game is available now for download in Nintendo eShop. Game in 2D.

    Nintendo eShop sales:

    • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

      New DLC:

      • Expansion Pass: New Quests Pack 1
      • Passion of the Artisan (Quest available in Chapter 2)
      • M.I.A. Nopon (Quest available in Chapter 3)
      • Industrial Sort of Tour (Quest available in Chapter 5)
      • Midnight Feasting (Quest available in Chapter 7)
      • The Lone Watchman (Quest available in Chapter 10)
      • Expansion Pass: Helpful Items Pack 3
      • Driver Essentials Set 2: Rare Core Crystal x10, Legendary Core Crystal x1, Overdrive Protocol x1
      • Tora’s Favorite Thing: Juicy Samod x3
      • Poppi α’s Favorite Thing: Fizz Juice x3
      • Charming Driver Gear: Auto-Balancer x1

      Buy the Expansion Pass to gain access to new content, including the above packs and a new story in Fall 2018! To learn more, visit the official Xenoblade Chronicles 2 site. read more

Max: The Curse of Brotherhood Physical Release Heading to Nintendo Switch March 23

Wired Respond to Consumer Requests with Global Release

Watford, United Kingdom – Wired Productions, an independent videogames publisher, is pleased to announce that, in partnership with Danish development studio Flashbulb Games and Spanish developer StageClear Studios, Max: The Curse of Brotherhood is to receive a physical release for Nintendo Switch and will be available at retail March 23rd. read more

Nintendo Labo Combines the Magic of Nintendo Switch with the Fun of DIY Creations

Make, Play and Discover with Interactive DIY Kits for Nintendo Switch

Introducing Nintendo Labo, a new line of interactive build-and-play experiences designed to inspire kids and those who are kids-at-heart. Building on the 129-year history of Nintendo, which is rooted in innovative entertainment and game-play experiences, Nintendo Labo continues the company’s mission of putting smiles on people’s faces. read more

PAX South 2018 Impressions: ClusterPuck 99

ClusterPuck 99 is lightning fast 8-player sports game that looks a lot like if a bunch of Roomba vacuum cleaners became sentient and started playing a game together. Up to 8 players can come together on one screen to head-to-head trying to get the highest score. Players can bash each other to gain control of the puck then fight to score while trying to avoid spikes, ledges and all the other players. It is not only highly addictive, but you will be talking a lot of smack to all your friends by the end of the night. Unless you aren’t doing so well and in that case… read more

Masters of Anima New Gameplay Trailer Revealed by Focus Home Interactive

Masters of Anima, the new project from Passtech Games, the makers of the indie-gem, Space Run, will release this Spring on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC! In the gameplay trailer unveiled today, follow Otto in his quest against the forces of evil in strategic, action-packed battles where your ability to make tactical decisions quickly is vital. Summon and control large armies of up to 100 Guardians, who obey your commands with intuitive and innovative gameplay made from the ground up for controller play, as well as keyboard and mouse! read more

GUNHOUSE by Necrosoft Available on Nintendo Switch Today

The neo-classic ‘puzzle-meets-tower defense’ game includes new special features

California  January 15, 2018— For lovers of puzzle and tower defense games, indie studio Necrosoft is launching their weird hybrid hit Gunhouse on Nintendo Switch today. The game is available on the Nintendo eShop for $14.99 and is compatible with joycons, the pro controller, and the touch screen. You can even switch between them on the fly! read more

Super Chariot is Heading to Nintendo Switch

Play as the Princess or Prince in solo or co-op mode and take the dead King’s coffin to a tomb worthy of a monarch!

Paris – January 15th, 2018 – Microïds is continuing to expand its Nintendo Switch catalog, and has announced the digital release later this year of the 2D platform game Super Chariot. Super Chariot comes with the game Chariot and the Royal Gadget Pack DLC, which includes a new playable character and new items. Developed by Frima Studio, Chariot and its DLC are already available on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. read more