Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin headlines this week’s lineup of new Nintendo Switch eShop releases.
After many years spent nurturing a Western audience, Capcom’s Monster Hunter series is now a big deal. The franchise always had its fans, but the expansive and polished Monster Hunter: World opened it to a new audience, and this year’s Monster Hunter Rise gave Switch owners their own full-featured experience.
The first Monster Hunter Stories RPG spin-off came to the Nintendo 3DS five years ago and was pretty much ignored. I make no bones about saying I enjoyed it more than recent entries in the structurally similar Pokémon series. The sequel arrives on Switch this week and is almost guaranteed to be a hit. If it’s anything like the first game, it will be another RPG to savour.
Other new Nintendo Switch releases include Ys IX: Monstrum Nox, The Silver Case 2425, and a cloud version of Asobo Studio’s acclaimed survival stealth game, A Plague Tale: Innocence.
Here is the complete list of upcoming Nintendo Switch games. We’ll update this post throughout the week with any late additions.
Nintendo Switch eShop releases: July 4-10, 2021
Sunday, July 4, 2021
- Super Archer
Monday, July 5, 2021
- My Little Fruit Juice Booth
- Rubix Roller
Tuesday, July 6, 2021
- A Plague Tale: Innocence Cloud Edition
- The Silver Case 2425
- The Sisters – Party of the Year
- Ys IX: Monstrum Nox (North America)
Wednesday, July 7, 2021
- Blitz Breaker
- Marbles Rush
- Out of Line
- Ruvato: Original Complex
- Treachery in Beatdown City
Thursday, July 8, 2021
- Arida Chronicle
- Beauty Bounce
- Boomerang X
- Crash Drive 3
- Heart of the Wood
- Indigo 7 Quest of Love
- Infinite Golf 2
- My Maitê
Friday, July 9, 2021
- Bai Qu: Hundreds of Melodies
- Connect Bricks
- Fantasy Cards
- Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin
- Shopping Mall Parking Lot
- Ys IX: Monstrum Nox (Europe)
Sunday, July 10, 2021
- Egg Up
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