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December 30, 2019

Nintendo Downloads - January 2, 2020 Switch

by Donald Theriault - 5:00 am PST
Total comments: 2 Source: Nintendo

Pizza delivery for... I. C. Weiner?

"One game? That's all we got? One goddamn game?"

"You can't say goddamn in the Downloads column!!"

"Who cares, nobody's reading it anyway."

- Harry Doyle and Monty, Major League (1989)

For this last downloads of 2019, or the first one of 2020, we have apparently traveled back in time... Read more...

December 27, 2019

Nintendo Downloads - December 27, 2019 SwitchWiiU

by Donald Theriault - 5:00 am PST
Total comments: 2 Source: Nintendo

Normal service resumes next week, but we needed to get back on the horse.

You OK, dog? It's been a while.

The only positive thing in the last few weeks is that I managed to win Whamageddon, but that was largely due to spending ten nights in the QE2 and I don't mean the cruise ship. Diabetic infections SUCK. But I'll refer you here for more details on that, and we'll catch up the profiles I missed over the weekend.

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December 18, 2019

Children Of Morta Details New Content Roadmap For 2020 Switch

by Jordan Rudek - 3:23 pm PST
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New challenges and features await the Bergson family in the new year.

Roguelite dungeon-crawler Children of Morta will be receiving a plethora of free content in 2020, and a brand new story chapter as paid DLC. Publisher 11 bit studio has shared a development roadmap that outlines all the additions coming next year, including a new playable character and online co-op.

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Skellboy Has A New Launch Date And A Sale To Celebrate Switch

by Jordan Rudek - 2:54 pm PST
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The colorful action-RPG launches January 30, 2020 with a 10 percent discount.

After a brief delay, Skellboy has a new release date that takes it just a month into the new year: January 30, 2020. As a way of making up for the delay, publisher Fabraz is also offering a 10 percent pre-purchase discount starting on January 20.

Skellboy takes place in a vibrant, pixelated world... Read more...

Cadence of Hyrule Gets Free Update "Octavo's Ode" to Close Out 2019 Switch

by Jordan Rudek - 2:31 pm PST
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The DLC includes a new storyline and is available right now

Notable indie x Nintendo collaboration Cadence of Hyrule received a free software update today in the form of Octavo's Ode, a brand new storyline that lets you play as villain Octavo. This new playable character brings his own weapon and skills, adding even more variety to the Zelda-themed rhythm action.

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December 17, 2019

Luigi's Mansion 3 Receiving Multiplayer DLC Next Year

by Matthew Zawodniak - 8:32 pm PST
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The ScareScraper is climbing to new heights.

Luigi's Mansion 3's ScareScraper and ScreamPark multiplayer modes will be receiving new paid DLC in Spring and Summer 2020.

Nintendo announced today that two expansions will be releasing next year with new content for the cooperative PvE modes game modes. Each pack will feature three new mini-games... Read more...

Fortune Street-Esque Billion Road Coming to Switch in March 2020 Switch

by Neal Ronaghan - 7:08 pm PST
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First trailer shows off the localized version of the Japan-inspired Monopoly-like game.

Billion Road is a board game video game that looks akin to Monopoly or Fortune Street at a glance and it is coming to Switch in March 2020.

While it was officially revealed for the west in November, Publisher acttil just released the debut English trailer. The trailer shows off the game, which... Read more...

December 12, 2019

Bravely Default II Announced, Coming 2020 Switch

by Bryan Rose - 6:50 pm PST
Total comments: 3 Source: Video Game Awards

Bravely Default II will arrive next year.

Bravely Default II has been announced for the Nintendo Switch and is coming next year.

A short trailer aired at tonight’s Game Awards. It was definitely concise, with little information other than some illustrated artwork and a shot of what appeared to be the game’s protagonists at the end of the trailer.

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New No More Heroes 3 Teases Travis' Next Foes: An Intergalactic Superhero League

by Neal Ronaghan - 6:06 pm PST
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Wanna see a five-minute trailer of No More Heroes 3 that is a wild ride in and of itself? Watch on.

First teased during The Game Awards 2019, No More Heroes 3 received an update in the form of a five-minute-long trailer that reconfirmed the game's 2020 Switch exclusive release.

The animated opening of the trailer shows some bizarre E.T.-like premise where a weird alien named Fu lives in a spaceshit,... Read more...

X-Men DLC for Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Revealed, Adds 4-on-4 Multiplayer

by Neal Ronaghan - 5:58 pm PST
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Iceman, Cable, Jean Grey, and Gambit join the fray when the second DLC pack for Nintendo and Team Ninja's brawler hits.

The second DLC pack for Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 is entitled X-Men: Rise of Phoenix and will launch on December 23, as revealed during the pre-show of The Game Awards 2019.

The pack, second of the three in the season pass, includes Iceman, Jean Grey, Gambit, and Cable as new playable characters.... Read more...

December 10, 2019

Free Tetris 99 Update Adds New 'Team Battles' Mode Switch

by Matthew Zawodniak - 5:44 pm PST
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New features are being added in the lead-up to the 10th Maximus Cup event.

Tetris 99 is receiving a free update that brings a new game mode, as well as ways to earn themes that were exclusive to past limited-time events.

Nintendo announced today that the Ver 2.1.0 update for Tetris 99 will include the new Team Battle mode. In Team Battle, players will choose one of four... Read more...

Supermash is Coming Together on Switch Switch

by Matthew Zawodniak - 11:56 am PST
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It's a game that makes games. Recursive gaming.

Digital Continue announced their procedurally generated game Supermash during today's Indie World Showcase. Described as a "game that makes games", Supermash allows players to combine two classic video game genres together for a new, unique experience. A unique mashup game of your choice is generated every time you play, so no two games will be the same experience even if you combine the same genres.

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SkateBIRD is BIRDskating to Switch Switch

by Matthew Zawodniak - 11:43 am PST
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It's like how Tony Hawk is the birdman, except this time it's an actual bird.

Have you ever thought birds would be more efficient if they were on a skateboard instead of flying? Today's Indie World Showcase brought us the news that Glass Bottom Game's SkateBIRD would be coming to Nintendo Switch.

The game is a classic trick-based skateboard game reminiscent of the Tony... Read more...

Hunt Down Dauntless Today on Nintendo Switch Switch

by Matthew Zawodniak - 11:00 am PST
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The co-op action RPG is launching with full cross-play.

During the Indie World Showcase, Phoenix Labs announced that their co-op action RPG Dauntless will be releasing on Nintendo Switch today with cross-platform play.

The Switch release will come with "Stormchasers", a new content update releasing for free on all platforms. Stormchasers will include a new mission type called Escalation where players will fight monsters back-to-back in an experience that features roguelike elements.

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Bake N' Switch Comes Out Of The Oven Next Summer Switch

by Jordan Rudek - 10:53 am PST
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This party-brawler whisks together Mario Party and Overcooked.

One of the multiplayer games announced during today's Indie World presentation, Bake N' Switch is a party-brawler that sees players work as a team to complete cooking-based objectives in a variety of environments. It presents a much more frantic and action-based gameplay loop than Overcooked but also features a PVP mode.

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Boyfriend Dungeon Brings Fresh Sword Romancing to Switch Switch

by John Rairdin - 10:50 am PST
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Because Xenoblade 2 wasn't enough.

Dive into dungeons to level up your weapons who are also your boyfriend(s). Developed by Kitfox Games, Boyfriend Dungeon is an odd mix of dungeon crawler and dating sim.

Boyfriend Dungeon will be making its way to your Switch in 2020.

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Gleamlight Shines On Switch In Early 2020 Switch

by Jordan Rudek - 10:46 am PST
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A wordless, UI-less action-platformer set in a stained glass world

Gleamlight was first revealed during today's Indie World presentation and features an art style and gameplay reminiscent of Hollow Knight. Its hook is an emotional experience told without words or an on-screen UI.

From D3PUBLISHER, Gleamlight comes to Switch in early 2020.

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Dreamscaper Coming To Switch First Switch

by John Rairdin - 10:45 am PST
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A unique looking dungeon crawler is on its way to Switch

Dreamscaper is an action RPG that blends brawler and dungeon crawler along with puzzles set in a unique world. Its art style mixes a strange reality and ethereal dreams. After being successfully funded on Kickstarter it will make its console debut on Nintendo Switch in early 2020.

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Streets of Rage 4 Punches Its Way Onto Switch In The First Half of 2020 Switch

by Jordan Rudek - 10:37 am PST
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Latest sequel in the popular brawler franchise kicks it up a notch.

Today's Indie World presentation had a brief trailer for Streets of Rage 4 from developer Dotemu that showed off a new character, Adam Hunter, from the original Streets of Rage. It features a cartoon-like aesthetic and music from Yuzo Koshiro, among other notable Japanese composers.

Streets of Rage 4 will launch during the first half of 2020.

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The Survivalists Brings Crafting and Monkeys to Escapist Universe Switch

by John Rairdin - 10:36 am PST
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Go forth my monkey army, and destroy!

Team 17 announced during today's Indie World Showcase a new game in the Escapist franchise. Survivalists drops players along with up to three friends onto a procedurally generated island. Players are tasked with crafting, training monkeys, and fighting for their lives against island natives.

The Survivalists is planned for a release in 2020.

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