eShop news (April 5, Round 3): Konami x Arcade Archives / The Demon Crystal

Today’s Nintendo eShop news: Konami games coming to Arcade Archives on Nintendo Switch, but also…

  • The Demon Crystal
  • Mekorama
  • Phantom Doctrine
  • Shakedown Hawaii
  • Hob: The Definitive Edition
  • Rad Rodgers: Radical Edition

Konami x Arcade Archives

Hamster have announced that they are going to start bringing Arcade classics from Konami to the Nintendo Switch, as part of their ongoing Arcade Archives series. That includes games already released on other platforms, but also brand “new” titles.

The first game is Arcade Archives Time Pilot, releasing on April 11th worldwide. It will cost 873 Yen / 6.99€ / £6.29 / $7.99. Here’s some screenshots:

Arcade Archives Time Pilot (Switch – eShop) comes out on April 11th worldwide. The Upcoming Games page has been updated!

Source: 4Gamer

The Demon Crystal

Regista have announced that The Demon Crystal is releasing in Europe and North America next week, on April 11th to be precise.

Here’s the English trailer:

The Demon Crystal (Switch – eShop) comes out on April 11th in Europe and North America. The Upcoming Games page has been updated!


Here’s some screenshots for Mekorama:

Mekorama (Switch – eShop) comes out later this year worldwide.

Source: Famitsu

Phantom Doctrine

Here’s the latest screenshot for Phantom Doctrine (from the PC version):

Phantom Doctrine (Switch – eShop) does not have a release date yet.

Source: Forever Entertainment (Twitter)

Shakedown Hawaii

Here’s the latest video clip for Shakedown Hawaii:

Shakedown Hawaii (Switch, 3DS – eShop) does not have a release date yet.

Hob: The Definitive Edition

Here’s the launch trailer for Hob: The Definitive Edition, now available in Europe and North America:

Rad Rodgers: Radical Edition

Worker Bee have announced that they will release Rad Rodgers: Radical Edition in Japan on April 18th. Pre-orders will go live on April 11th on the Nintendo eShop. It’s already been confirmed that the game will have an English language option (in fact, it’s keeping the same language options as the European and North American versions).

Rad Rodgers: Radical Edition (Switch – eShop) comes out on April 18th in Japan. The Upcoming Games page has been updated!

Source: Famitsu


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