eShop news (February 10): Dotori / Base One

Today’s Nintendo eShop news: release date for Dotori, but also…

  • Base One
  • Corpse Party
  • Arcade Archives Thunder Cross
  • G Darius HD / Darius Burst Another Chronicle EX +
  • Collapsed


CFK have announced that Dotori will be released on February 25th worldwide. It’s now available for digital pre-order for $9.59 (regular price: $11.99).

Here’s the latest trailer for the game, along with some more details, and some screenshots:

PROLOGUE: The journey to save Lottie

Rico the Squirrel was living a peaceful life collecting acorns. It was another peaceful day doing his work with his sister Lottie…until an owl came out of nowhere and kidnapped his sister! Now Rico must embark on a dangerous journey to save Lottie….

DOTORI is a side-view 3D platformer game that provides unique gameplay experience with its toon shaded characters and charming stages. As Rico the Squirrel, player embarks on a journey to save Lottie by progressing through stages filled with creative gimmicks and obstacles.

Into the world of mysteries. Each chapter has its own different design and gimmick based on where it takes place. Player will challenge the stages located in various regions such as the prairie, fairyland, arcane structure, trading estate, etc. For instance, cutters and molten metal can be found in the trading estate, which can be avoided or jumped over by gimmicks such as jump buster and magic spring.

Dynamic action with simple controls. Only three actions are needed to explore the stages in DOTORI: run, jump, and throw. Certain stages require special moves such as double/wall jump, and player may need to use unique stage gimmicks in some stages. Actions become more colorful with magic cubes that can be found in DOTORI. Player can stop the cube in the air to use it as a foothold, or use it as a shield to block deadly lasers.

Rico vs. gigantic bosses. To continue his journey to save Lottie, Rico must fight powerful enemies waiting for him in each region. The bosses will strike at Rico with their own special attacks. Player must observe how the boss moves and find its weak point. But be careful: one small mistake can lead to serious damage!

Challenge hidden stages. DOTORI has a total of 40 stages, and the hidden chapter is unlocked upon clearing the game. Consisting of 25 stages, the hidden chapter provides a whole new gameplay experience, featuring higher difficulty and harder challenges.

  • Mole: A goliath so powerful it can throw a big rock with ease. For reasons unknown, it doesn’t let anyone escape from the trading estate.
  • Crocodile: A feeble-minded and violent reptile that resides in the trading estate. It feeds on anything and everything that falls off to the molten metal.
  • Condor: A mystic being that oversees the arcane structure. Its extraordinary skills in battle and flight are quite threatening.

Dotori (Switch – eShop) comes out on February 25th worldwide.

Source: CFK PR

Base One

Blowfish Studios have announced their latest game for the Nintendo Switch: Base One, a space station simulator with hardcore survival and RPG mechanics developed by PixFroze. It will be released in Q2 2021 in Europe and North America.

Here’s a trailer and some details:

Step into the role of intrepid explorers seeking to build new homes across the far reaches of the cosmos. Establish new colonies by building space stations, managing vital needs like heat, oxygen, and power, while searching for valuable resources in uncharted wilds.

Base One (Switch – eShop) comes out in Q2 2021 in Europe and North America.

Corpse Party

Here’s the latest set of videos for Corpse Party:

Corpse Party (Switch) comes out on February 18th in Japan.

Arcade Archives Thunder Cross

Hamster have announced that the latest Arcade Archives release on Nintendo Switch is Thunder Cross. It will be released on February 11th worldwide. As usual, it will cost 6.99€ / £6.29 / $7.99 / 838 Yen, and the Japanese version will offer an English language option.

Here’s some screenshots:

Arcade Archives Thunder Cross (Switch – eShop) comes out on February 11th worldwide.

Source: Famitsu

G Darius HD / Darius Burst Another Chronicle EX +

Taito have announced that G Darius HD and Darius Burst Another Chronicle EX +, included in the Darius Cozmic Revelation collection, are getting stand-alone releases on the Nintendo eShop. They will be available for digital pre-purchase from February 18th.

G Darius HD and Darius Burst Another Chronicle EX + (Switch – eShop) come out on February 18th in Japan.

Source: Gamer


Rainy Frog have announced that they will release Collapsed in Japan on February 18th. It’s now available for digital pre-order for 1 350 Yen (regular price from February 21st: 1 500 Yen), and requires 2.8GB. This version of the game does offer an English language option.

Here’s a trailer and some screenshots:

Collapsed (Switch – eShop) comes out on February 18th in Japan.

Source: 4Gamer / Nintendo

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