Connect with us


Nintendo eShop releases for November 26-30, 2018

Abzû and This War of Mine lead this week’s list of eShop video game releases for the Nintendo Switch, and Wii U.



Nintendo Switch eShop sale

Abzû and This War of Mine lead this week’s list of eShop video game releases for the Nintendo Switch.

More than 30 games hit the Nintendo eShop this week, but it’s the old classics that catch our eye once again.

This War of Mine from 11 bit studios was first released in 2014, and won plaudits for its affecting look at the experience of war. The Switch’s Complete Edition includes all post-release DLC, including the Father’s Promise, and War Child content expansions.


Another game that will linger long in the memory is Abzû, from Matt Nava’s Giant Squid Studios. It’s a beautiful and thought-provoking aquatic adventure that we highly recommend.

Also coming to Switch is mobile darling, Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP, a retro remake of R-Type fromTozai Games, and Studio Wildcard’s popular adventure survival game, Ark: Survival Evolved.

One new game worth a look is The First Tree from David Wehle. Set in the wilds of Alaska, the game tells the parallel stories of a fox looking for her family, and a boy’s journey to reconnect with his estranged father.

This list is subject to change – expect a NeoGeo game at the very least – but we’ll keep it updated throughout the week.

Here’s the full lineup of new eShop releases.

Nintendo eShop releases – November 26-30, 2018

Monday November 26, 2018

  • Color Zen – Free
  • Mordheim: Warband Skirmish – £19.99/$25.00

Tuesday November 27, 2018

  • 99 Vidas – £6.39/$9.99
  • Football Manager 2019 Touch – £29.99
  • Spintires: MudRunner – American Wilds – £34.99/$39.99
  • This War of Mine: Complete Edition – £35.99/$39.99

Wednesday November 28, 2018

  • Basketball – £7.20
  • Dexteritrip – £4.50
  • GRIP Digital Deluxe – £43.19
  • Horizon Chase Turbo – £17.99/$19.99
  • R-Type Dimensions EX – £10.79/$14.99

Thursday November 29, 2018

  • Arcade Archives Route 16 – £6.29/$7.99
  • ACA NeoGeo Cup 98 – £6.29/$7.99
  • 3D Billiards – Pool & Snooker – £17.99/$19.99
  • Abzû – £13.49/$19.99
  • Akihabara – Feel the Rhythm Remixed – £6.12/$7.99
  • Animal Hunter Z – £7.19/$7.99
  • Asterix & Obelix XXL 2 – £44.99/$49.99
  • Big Bash Boom – £24.99/$TBC
  • Cattails – £11.99/$14.99
  • Crimson Keep – £11.99/$15.99
  • Dexteritrip – $6.99
  • Gelly Break – £31.49/$34.99
  • GensokyoDefenders – £17.99/$19.99
  • Marenian Tavern Story: Patty and the Hungry God – £17.99/$19.99
  • NAIRI: Tower of Shirin – £8.99/$9.99
  • Professional Farmer: Nintendo Switch Edition – £35.99/$39.99
  • Rival Megagun – £11.69/$TBC
  • RollerCoaster Tycoon Adventures – £44.19/$TBC
  • Screencheat: Unplugged – £8.09/$9.74
  • Stardust Galaxy Warriors: Stellar Climax – £8.99/$9.99

Friday November 30, 2018

  • Ark: Survival Evolved – £44.99/$TBC
  • Cluedo – £29.99
  • Coffee Crisis – £7.19/$9.99
  • Escape Doodland – £7.19/$9/99
  • The First Tree – £8.99/$9.99
  • Harvest Life – £19.99/$29.99
  • I Am The Hero – £9.99/$9.99
  • Instant Tennis – £7.90
  • OkunoKA – £10.99/$12.75
  • Oxyjet – £13.49C/$TBC
  • Race Arcade – £8.99/$TBC
  • Secret Files Tunguska – £13.49/$14.99
  • Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP – £7.99/$9.99
  • Bullet Age – £TBC/$TBC
  • LevelHead – £TBC/$TBC

For regular updates on the games and promotions coming to the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One, check out our new releases and sales pages.

More from Thumbsticks

Special delivery for you

If you want to keep on top of the latest news, features, reviews, guides, and sales, we can send all our latest articles and great content straight to your inbox. You know, collated together, once or twice a week, in a newsletter. We wouldn't send them one at a time – that would be weird and annoying!

Recommended for you

Thumbsticks editor and connoisseur of Belgian buns. Currently playing: Paper Mario: The Origami King, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, and Pikmin 3 Deluxe.


Latest from Thumbsticks

New Xbox One game releases New Xbox One game releases
News18 mins ago

New Xbox releases: September 20-24, 2021

The much-anticipated Sable and Yakuza spin-off sequel Lost Judgement are among the week's new Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One...

WarioWare: Get It Together! WarioWare: Get It Together!
Reviews21 hours ago

WarioWare: Get It Together! review

WarioWario: Let’s Get It Together! adds multiplayer and multiple characters to a fan favourite Nintendo franchise, but at what cost?

Thatcher's Techbase Thatcher's Techbase
News1 day ago

This Doom adventure lets you blast a reanimated Maggie Thatcher back to hell

In Doom-based adventure, Thatcher's Techbase, "Margaret Thatcher is back from Hell... and the lady's not for returning!"

Deltarune logo Deltarune logo
News2 days ago

Deltarune Chapter 2 release date revealed by Toby Fox

Deltarune Chapter 2 is almost upon us. We don't need to tell you to "please be excited" for this one.

Tux and Fanny video game Tux and Fanny video game
Features2 days ago

Surreal web cartoon Tux and Fanny makes for a sublime video game

In one day I went from not knowing a thing about Tux and Fanny to proclaiming it the best video...

Battlefield 2042 key art Battlefield 2042 key art
News2 days ago

Battlefield 2042 release date bumped to November

Electronic Arts has confirmed that the upcoming military shooter Battlefield 2042 will be released one month later than planned. EA says...

Age of Empires IV key art Age of Empires IV key art
News3 days ago

The developers want you to break Age of Empires IV this weekend

After a number of balloted tests, the floodgates will open for a limited-time, unrestricted stress test for Age of Empires...

Playstation Store Double Discounts Sale Playstation Store Double Discounts Sale
News3 days ago

The PlayStation Store Double Discounts sale returns

PS Plus members get double discounts on PS4 and PS5 games in the latest PlayStation Store video game sale.