eShop news (June 12, Round 2): New Super Lucky’s Tale / Torchlight II

Today’s Nintendo eShop news: more details for New Super Lucky’s Tale, but also…

  • Torchlight II
  • Rad
  • Duke of Defense

New Super Lucky’s Tale

Here’s some more details for New Super Lucky’s Tale, a reimagining of Super Lucky’s Tale, releasing later this year on Nintendo Switch:

NSLT is the definitive Lucky experience, rebuilt from the ground up with revamped content and features to surprise and delight fans while inviting a whole new audience to fall in love with its energetically optimistic hero.

New Super Lucky’s Tale begins as Lucky is drawn into the magical Book of Ages, which the Guardian Order has tried to keep safe from the mysterious villain known as Jinx. On his quest to return home, Lucky will discover his own connection to the Guardians, meet a hilarious cast of friends and adversaries, and find the strength to defeat Jinx and his crafty progeny, the Kitty Litter.

  • Significant redesigns for most of the game’s levels, with new environments, layouts, puzzles, secrets, quests, creatures, minigames and more, as well as new tutorial sections.
  • New and upgraded moves like the slide and enhanced burrow, as well as more precise and responsive controls overall.
  • Fully rotatable in-game camera, immensely improving player freedom and exploration.
  • Expanded level progression system to allow players to more freely tackle stages and challenges in whichever order they choose.
  • New story cinematics, characters and dialogue from start to finish.
  • Numerous improvements to the game’s art, lighting, UI, sound, music and more.

New Super Lucky’s Tale (Switch – eShop) comes out later this year in Europe and North America.

Source: Playful PR

Torchlight II

Perfect World Entertainment have announced that Torchlight II will be released on Nintendo Switch on September 3rd worldwide. It will cost $19.99.

Here’s a trailer and some details:

Torchlight II invites adventurers to Vilderan, a sprawling continent filled with monsters and adventure at every turn. Like the original Torchlight game, the sequel sets itself apart from other action RPGs with a charming art style, frantic combat, signature pet system and deep character customization. The console version retains these signature mechanics while adding enhanced controls, an improved targeting system and a new interface designed specifically with console gamers in mind. Players will also discover updated achievements and trophies to earn through gameplay, plus brand new pets making their debut exclusively on console. In addition, Nintendo Switch users will have the opportunity to play Torchlight II with their friends via wireless play, allowing up to four players to connect multiple Nintendo Switch consoles together via a local wireless connection.

Torchlight II (Switch – eShop) comes out on September 3rd worldwide. The Upcoming Games page has been udpated!

Source: Perfect World Entertainment PR

Rad

Bandai-Namco have announced that players who pre-order Rad will get the following bonuses: an exclusive joystick bat and character styles. Here’s the latest trailer for the game:

Rad (Switch – eShop) comes out on August 20th in Europe and North America.

Source: Bandai-Namco PR

Duke of Defense

Here’s a trailer, some details, the list of key features, and some screenshots for Duke of Defense:

Unbound by the confines of typical tower-defenses, Duke of Defense puts you in the shoes of the newly titled Duke tasked by a mysterious cloaked figure to protect the realm. Roll, laugh, slash, and build your way through waves upon waves of goblins, ogres, golems and more, collecting coins from the fallen foes as you go. Use your gathered gold to turn the trees adorning the battlefield into upgradeable towers, choosing between nine different variants that target different types of enemies. Level up your Duke via a skill tree as you progress; your couch co-op companion will also have all the same sick skills as you during local 2P mode! Customize your Duke at the Wardrobe Well – choose between loads of quirky heads while unlocking more as you progress. Prepare for fast-paced boss battles with some pretty angsty wizards, conversations with philosophical deer, and hordes of bit-constructed baddies while jamming to a masterfully crafted soundtrack.

  • Unlock nine different towers: Arbalest, Bomb, Ice, Fire, Tesla, Poison, and more! Upgrade their firerate, firepower, and blast radius. If you’re feeling tight on gold, sell the towers you no longer need.
  • Run and roll like a boss! Collect coins, dodge fireballs, and slash enemies with your blade.
  • Player upgrades! Get points by completing levels to rank up your skill tree!
  • Interact with quirky and memorable NPCs! Love stories, psychological trauma, talking deer – we got it all!
  • Couch co-op! Share your screen with your chum and battle together against the hordes.
  • Mastercraft synthtune soundtrack! Adrenaline-pumping bumps inspire you to be the best Duke of Defense the digital realm has ever seen!

Duke of Defense (Switch – eShop) comes out on August 20th in Europe and North America.

Source: Hitcents PR


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