Today’s Nintendo eShop news: release date for Spirit of the North, but also…
- Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions
- The Persistence
- Trials of Mana
- Gun Crazy
- Demon’s Tier+
- Broken Lines
Spirit of the North
Merge Games have announced that Spirit of the North will be released on May 7th in Europe and North America. Pre-orders will go live on the Nintendo eShop on April 30th, with a 20% off discount running until May 20th in North America, and May 20th in Europe.
Spirit of the North (Switch – eShop) comes out on May 7th in Europe and North America, with physical release following later this year. The Upcoming Games page has been updated!
Source: Merge Games PR
Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions
Here’s the latest trailer for Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions, focusing on the German Junior Youth team:
Carried by their leader Schneider, the German Junior Youth 🇩🇪 is good at both offense and defense to outshine their opponents. This top favorite team proudly marches on to victory in Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions.
Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions (Switch) comes out later this year worldwide.
Firesprite Games have announced that The Persistence will be released on May 21st in Europe and North America (with retail release following this Summer). It’s now available for pre-purchase on the Nintendo eShop with a 10% off discount running until launch (regular price: 29.99€ / £24.99 / $29.99).
Here’s the latest trailer, some more details, the list of key features, and a few more screenshots:
Set in the year 2521, The Persistence charges players with surviving on board a doomed deep space colony starship overrun with horrific and murderous mutants. Play sees them fighting their way through the depths of an ever-changing labyrinth to bring the ship back to Earth, with this new version heightening the tension thanks to enhanced environments and post-processing effects.
- A brutal take on the survival-horror genre that integrates rogue-like design elements to give the action an extra edge
- Procedurally generated stages that change with each playthrough, creating a labyrinth-like experience that adds to the tension
- Live, die, repeat. Play as dozens of different clones on board the ship, each one with the potential to be stronger than the last
- Atmospheric, cutting-edge visuals in docked, handheld or tabletop modes for the Nintendo Switch platform
The Persistence (Switch – eShop) comes out on May 21st in Europe and North America, with retail release following this Summer. The Upcoming Games page has been updated!
Source: Firesprite Games PR
Trials of Mana
Here’s the recording of the latest livestream from Famitsu, showcasing Trials of Mana:
Trials of Mana (Switch) comes out on April 24th worldwide.
Ratalaika Games have announced their latest game for the Nintendo Switch: Gun Crazy, an arcade run ‘n gun. It will be released on May 1st in Europe and North America.
Here’s one lone screenshot for it:
Gun Crazy (Switch – eShop) comes out on May 1st in Europe and North America. The Upcoming Games page has been updated!
Source: Ratalaika Games (Twitter)
Cowcat have announced their latest game for the Nintendo Switch: Demon’s Tier+, a “Dungeon-RPG roguelike with arcade and adventure elements, reminiscent of 80/90’s old school games with fast action and addictive gameplay”, originally developed by Diabolical Mind. It will be released this June in Europe and North America.
Here’s a trailer, some details, and the list of key features for the game:
Enter the dungeons of King Thosgar and destroy his demonic minions! Combining the best elements from Xenon Valkyrie+ and Riddled Corpses EX, this is the latest game in the Diabolical Mind trilogy! Will you be the hero to save this world?
- Epic storyline
- 2 player couch coop
- 8 heroes with different stats and abilities
- Procedurally generated dungeons
- High quality chiptune music
- Twin-stick shooting
- Localized into 4 languages
Demon’s Tier+ (Switch – eShop) comes out in June in Europe and North America. The Upcoming Games page has been updated!
Source: Cowcat PR
Here’s the Accolades trailer for Broken Lines, now available in Europe and North America: