It’s a big week on the Nintendo Switch eShop for one reason – MARIO KART 8 IS COMING TOMORROW! We’re partaking in the Indie Podcasters Game Night with a bunch of our #PodernFamily. Details on how to join in the fun are forthcoming so pay close attention and make sure you’re following us on Twitter @PSVG.
Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – The Mario Kart 8 Deluxe game races to the Nintendo Switch console with more characters, karts and tracks unlocked from the start than any other game in Mario Kart history. The anti-gravity racing game is the definitive version of Mario Kart 8 and includes a revamped Battle Mode that players of all ages can enjoy together. $59.99 (available Friday)
Puyo Puyo Tetris – Two puzzle game juggernauts collide as Tetris, one of the best-selling and most-recognized brands in gaming history, and Puyo Puyo from SEGA have combined to create a fun-to-play, fast-paced, competitive party game like no other. The game offers tons of game-play styles – from single-player Adventure and Challenge modes to ferocious competition with Arcade modes up to four players** – for tons of Tetris/Puyo Puyo variety. $29.99 digitally.
A free demo for the game is also available in Nintendo eShop.
- New My Nintendo Reward! – To celebrate the upcoming launch of the Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers game for the Nintendo Switch console on May 26, My Nintendo is offering a May calendar featuring the “supreme master of the fist” himself, Akuma. To learn more about other My Nintendo rewards, head over to https://my.nintendo.com.
Also new this week:
- TumbleSeed (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch) – Available May 2
- ACA NEOGEO OVER TOP (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
- KAMIKO (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
- Parascientific Escape Cruise in the Distant Seas – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
- Blasting Agent Ultimate Edition – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
- Use Your Words (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
- Absolutely Unstoppable MineRun (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)