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Nintendo eShop releases for December 3-7, 2018

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate leads this week’s list of eShop video game releases for the Nintendo Switch.



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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate leads this week’s list of eShop video game releases for the Nintendo Switch.

It’s another busy week on the Nintendo eShop, but there’s only one game to start with. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is the fifth title in the series, and includes every fighter – plus a host of debutantes – in a game that has been previewed, teased, and leaked to death. Nevertheless, we’re still excited. See you on the battlefield.

Other big Nintendo Switch releases include racing sequel, Gear.Club Unlimited 2, from Eden Games, and Battle Princess Madelyn.


It’s also a good week for retro games, with a welcome return for Katamari Damacy, and Sega Mega Drive Classics doing what Nintendon’t by giving the Switch an excellent collection of 16-bit games.

Fans of the Wonder Boy series should also check out Game Atelier’s Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom.

This list is subject to change – expect a new NeoGeo or Arcade Archives release – so pop back for updates throughout the week.

Here’s the full lineup of new eShop releases.

Nintendo eShop releases – December 3-7, 2018

Monday December 3, 2018

  • Demetrios – The Big Cynical Adventure – £8.99/$9.99

Tuesday December 4, 2018

  • Atelier Meruru ~The Apprentice of Arland~ DX – £34.99/$TBC
  • Atelier Rorona: The Alchemists of Arland  – £34.99/$TBC
  • Atelier Totori: The Adventurer of Arland DX – £34.99/$TBC
  • Battery Jam – £TBC/$TBC
  • Gear.Club Unlimited 2 – £54.99/$59.99
  • Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom – £34.99/$39.99
  • Monica e a Guarda dos Coelhos – £13.99/$TBC
  • Toki – £29.99/$29.99

Wednesday December 5, 2018

  • Energy Cycle Edge – £3.81/$4.99
  • Son of a Witch – £10.99/$TBC

Thursday December 6, 2018

  • ACA NeoGeo Twinkle Star Sprites – £6.29/$7.99
  • Arcade Archives Double Dragon II The Revenge – £6.29/$7.99
  • Battle Princess Madelyn – £15.79/$19.99
  • Beholder: Complete Edition – £11.99/$14.99
  • Carcassonne – £17.99/$19.99
  • Color Zen – Free (US)
  • Conduct Together! – £17.99/$19.99
  • Johnny Turbo’s Arcade: Wizard Fire – £7.20 (EU)
  • Ivanych vs. Eared Beast – £2.07/2/39
  • LongStory: A dating game for the real world – £8.99/$11.89
  • ’n Verlore Verstand – £12.99/$13.99
  • Rival Megagun – £TBC/$14.99
  • RollerCoaster Tycoon Adventures – £44.19
  • Sega Mega Drive Classics – £29.99
  • Ultimate Runner – £17.99/$19.99

Friday December 7, 2018

  • Football Manager 2019 Touch – $39.99 (US)
  • Hello Neighbor Hide and Seek – £24.29/$29.99
  • Katamari Damacy Reroll – £TBC/$29.99
  • Santa Tracker – £2.99/$2.99
  • Sega Genesis Classics – $29.99
  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – £59.99/$59.99

Yo-Kai Watch 3 also comes to Nintendo 3DS on December 7.

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