eShop news (October 6) – Deiland: Pocket Planet Edition / Source of Madness

Today’s Nintendo eShop news: Deiland: Pocket Planet Edition announced for the Nintendo Switch, but also…

  • Source of Madness
  • There Is No Light
  • Farm Mechanic Simulator

Deiland: Pocket Planet Edition

Chibig have announced their latest game for the Nintendo Switch: Deiland: Pocket Planet Edition, a reimagining of Deiland (a farming adventure game). This version of the game features all new looks, new music, new playability, and exclusive DLC content, not to mention a new seasons system.

In order to bring Deiland: Pocket Planet Edition to the Nintendo Switch, Chibig have launched a Kickstarter campaign, with $11 791 as the base goal (as of writing, $3 573 have already been pledged). Click here to check out the Kickstarter page!

Here’s a trailer, some details, the list of new features, and some screenshots:

Deiland: Pocket Planet Edition is a farming adventure where you will have to take care of your tiny planet. Farm, craft, fight and explore the universe of Deiland in this adventure with exclusive content for Nintendo Switch.

Discover the story of Arco in this single-player experience, a tale about growing up, helping others and revealing the secrets that lie on the heart of your planet. We’ve crafted a relaxing game, with a strong narrative and a cast of diverse characters for you to meet. 

The game draws inspiration from other great titles like Harvest Moon and Stardew Valley. As you can imagine already, it’s heavily inspired by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s novella “The Little Prince”. 

  • Season System: With Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter, the whole game changes.
  • New content, recipes, structures and crops.
  • All DLCs already launched on PC, for the first time on a console for free.
  • Graphics and gameplay improvements.
  • New music themes, exclusive for the Pocket Planet Edition.

Deiland: Pocket Planet Edition (Switch – eShop) does not have a release date yet.

Source: Chibig PR

Source of Madness

Here’s the latest trailer for Source of Madness, along with some details:

Source of Madness is a dark action rouge-lite game, developed by Swedish studio Carry Castle. The developers have an avid interest in incorporating new technologies to influence creativity and bring something fresh and exciting to their games. For instance, applying machine-learning to conjure some truly weird and grotesque creatures. Another, is the use of AI-technology to bring life, natural movement and decisions to the monster to constantly challenge the player in this ever-changing world.

In Source of Madness you start as a newly initiated Acolyte who uses magic to battle against a physics-rigged world and it’s hordes of procedurally-generated monsters.

Source of Madness (Switch – eShop) does not have a release date yet.

Source: Thunderful PR

There Is No Light

The Kickstarter campaign for There Is No Light is coming to an end (less than 1h left as of writing), and another Stretchgoal has been reached. Here’s where the campaign stands:

  • $70 000: New Mechanic! (A new mechanic – “Reports to the Sun Corps” that allows the player to make certain decisions that will lead to major changes in the in-game locations and in the Hero’s karma) [reached]
  • $100 000: Cinematic Cutscenes (Includes an animated game intro and animated cutscenes for every main boss) [new]

As of writing, $70 914 have been pledged. Unfortunately, it’s unlikely the final Stretchgoal will be reached! Click here to check out the Kickstarter page for the game.

There Is No Light (Switch – eShop) does not have a release date yet.

Farm Mechanic Simulator

Here’s some details and the list of key features for Farm Mechanic Simulator:

The new simulator is a first-person perspective game focusing on the single-player experience. Ultimate Games S.A. explains that Farm Mechanic Simulator will allow you to play the role of a mechanic of various vehicles and agricultural machines. The main part of the game will consist of maintaining and repairing such equipment. For example, the player will be servicing vehicles and replacing the defective parts, and then testing them in the field, to check if everything works correctly. The developers also promise a large catalogue of available vehicles and machines, including tractors, combine harvesters, tipper trucks, mowers and planters.

Ultimate Games S.A. points out that Farm Mechanic Simulator will also feature, among others, an extensive order system and wide possibilities of running and improving the workshop.

  • become an agricultural mechanic;
  • perform diagnostics and repairs;
  • work on many types of agricultural vehicles and machines;
  • use an extensive order system;
  • run and develop a repair shop;
  • test different machines.

Farm Mechanic Simulator (Switch – eShop) does not have a release date yet.

Source: Ultimate Games PR

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