Weekly Nintendo Content Update August 18, 2022
This week’s Nintendo download includes the following content:
Nintendo Switch Online + expansion pack
Wave Race 64 – It’s time to get wet and go wild as the Wave Race 64 game sails to the Nintendo 64 Library – Nintendo Switch Online! Choose from one of four watercraft racers with distinct abilities and feel the rumble of the waves on nine scenic courses. Try to capture glory in championship mode, perform tricks in stunt mode or challenge a friend in 2P VS. Fashion. Additionally, running conditions will change with the weather and the water will react to the way you run! Wave Race 64 is coming to Nintendo Switch for players with a Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership on August 19th.
Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch
Cursed at golf – Cursed to Golf offers a new take on the golf and roguelike subgenres. Fight your way through a hole in the PAR Count or your curse will take you back to the start of the course! Play as The Cursed Golfer, trapped in golf purgatory after a freak accident knocks you out just as you’re about to take the winning shot of an international tournament. Legend has it that playing the devious courses of Golf Purgatory will take you back to the land of the living and, more importantly, to the trophy you were about to win. Each course is ruled by a ghostly legendary caddy, who will guide you through the mystical ways of golf to aid you in your quest for redemption and renewal.
2022 Little League Baseball World Series – Throw, slide, slam and rally to Williamssport glory as you compete to become the CHAMPION of the World Series of Little League! Choose your team and show off your skills by competing in the category to see if you have what it takes to be named Little League Baseball World Series Champion. Or jump straight into the action with Quick Play mode. Play with your friends for an exciting local multiplayer tournament for up to four players. Customize the rules, select your stadiums and teams and see who wins it all!
RPG Time: The Legend of Wright – Join budding game creator Kenta on a hand-drawn adventure to save the world in his latest creation, “The Legend of Wright”. Set in Kenta’s notebook, this adventure spans over 200 pages, where you must draw, erase, solve puzzles and even consult your handy in-game calculator. Discover a new way to play every time you turn the page.
Spotlight on digital
National Relaxation Day with Nintendo – Find space for yourself this week to celebrate National Relaxation Day and take a mini stay in the Animal Crossing: New Horizons game! Escape to a deserted island and create your own paradise by exploring, creating, and customizing. Your island getaway is teeming with natural resources that can be used to craft everything from tools to creature comforts. You can hunt insects at dawn, decorate your paradise throughout the day, or enjoy the sunset on the beach while fishing in the ocean. Plus, further enrich your island life in the Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise DLC. In this paid DLC, you’ll visit charming islands where you can design your clients’ dream vacation homes and discover new ways to create and customize. Animal Crossing: New Horizons and Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise are now available on Nintendo eShop. If you have an active Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack subscription, you have access to Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise at no additional cost.
Become champion of the Ferrum region – Pokkén Tournament DX is a head-to-head Pokémon battle game where players can directly control one of over 20 Pokémon fighters – including Pikachu, Lucario, Decidueye, Mewtwo and more – to defeat rival Pokémon in intense arena battles. Call on Support Pokémon to aid you in battle, and unleash your Pokémon’s distinct Burst Attack to climb the ranks, triumph over your friends, or progress through the story. Until August 24 at 11:59 PM PT, Nintendo Switch Online and Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack members can try the full game for free! Your save data for the game trial is not deleted when the trial ends, so you can continue where you left off if you purchase the game later. Plus, save 30% on Pokkén Tournament DX in Nintendo eShop through August 31 at 11:59 PM PT.
Ooblets – Grow and train adorable little creatures called ooblets while cultivating a new life in the thriving community of Badgetown. Customize your character, befriend locals, decorate your home, craft items, run your own shop, and compete in epic dance battles! You can also dress up your ooblet friends, play mini-games, and explore a variety of locations across Oob, each with their own unique characters, quests, items, and ooblets. Pre-order today!
NHRA Championship Drag Race: Speed for All – The NHRA is back – bigger and better than ever! Immerse yourself in teams, tracks, settings and strategies, then strap yourself into the driver’s seat in your ultimate quest to become the champion among the true beasts of the Strip. Enjoy physics-based drag racing for authentic real-world simulated depth, speed, and feel. Find out in single-player career mode, which spans multiple seasons of play, split-screen multiplayer, or asynchronous online multiplayer leaderboards that will fuel your competitive instincts. Experience real-world tracks directly sanctioned by the NHRA, build, race and prove your way to earning support and sponsorship from elite real-world sponsors. NHRA Championship Drag Racing: Speed for All runs on Nintendo Switch on August 26th.
Earn Double Gold Points with the digital version of Splatoon 3 – Here is a new opportunity for you! For a limited time, you can earn double My Nintendo Gold Points on the digital version of the Splatoon 3 game. This means you can earn 10% Gold Points, which you can then use towards your next eligible digital game or downloadable content. . Already digitally pre-ordered? These points happen to you too – booyah! Offer ends September 30 at 11:59 PM PT.
New heroes arrive for battle – More chosen legends are here in Fire Emblem Heroes game for smart devices! Choose one of the four highest-ranked heroes in the Choose Your Legends event for free as a five-star ally. However, you can only select one, so choose wisely! Plus, recruit the legendary Mercenary Jeralt: Blade Breaker by challenging him to Grand Hero Battles for a limited time. Don’t delay — Jeralt departs at 11:59 p.m. PT on Wednesday, August 24.
Also, new this week in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch:
- ALUMNI – Escape Room Adventure
- Amazing set of pets
- Arcade Archives GUN & FRONTIER
- Are you smarter than a 5th grader? – Available August 23
- Arenas Of Tanks – Available August 19
- Blob Quest – Available August 24
- cross the wall
- Car racing highway driving simulator real parking driver sim speed traffic deluxe 2022
- Cyberprotocol Prologue
- Dyna Bomb 2
- EXTREME BIKE X
- fashionable girls
- hero wheels
- Hobo: difficult life
- Home Decor Puzzles
- Hot “Sento Girls” and love
- Irresistible errors
- Isles – Available August 24
- Japanese Escape Games The Fortress Prison
- Kartoon Racing: Single-player multiplayer racing
- Kid Ball Adventure – Available August 24
- Knight’s Castle – Medieval mini games for toddlers and kids
- light fairy tale episode 2
- Litguy Adventure
- My Divorce Story
- Cute Girls Four Kings Solitaire
- PROJECT: KNIGHT 2 Dusk of Souls – Available August 19
- punch man online
- RITE – Available August 23
- Secrets of Magic 5: Back to School
- Shadowverse: Champion’s Battle Legendary Edition
- Killer paradise
- Prototype Strike Buster – Available August 19
- Super Glow Puzzle
- Sweet Bakery Tycoon Extended Edition – Available August 19
- Bedroom Two
- Thymesia – Cloud Version
- Treehouse riddle
- Viki Spotter: School
- We are OFK
- Yars: Reloaded – Available August 23
- Zumba garden