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This week’s Nintendo Switch releases (July 20-25, 2020)

But can it run Crysis? The Nintendo Switch can. Sort of. Here is this week’s lineup of new Nintendo Switch eShop releases.



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But can it run Crysis? The Nintendo Switch can. Sort of. Here is this week’s lineup of new Nintendo Switch eShop releases.

Crysis Remastered is the latest in a long line of technically demanding games to be ported to the Switch. The game’s recent trailer was impressive enough, but can a dialled-back 30FPS 720p port really be deemed a remaster? Maybe not, but if it runs well enough, the prospect of handheld play might tempt us back to the Lingshan Islands.

One new game that should be equally impressive either on TV or in your hands is Carrion from Phobia Games Studio. It’s an exquisitely animated reverse horror game in which you control an amorphous beastie trapped in a strange facility.


Ace Team’s humorous tower defence action series also returns with Rock of Ages 3: Make & Break. This time around, players can create and edit levels to share online.

And puzzle fans should definitely take a look at Creaks. The latest game from Amanita Design follows in the footsteps of Samorost and Machinarium with intricate hand-drawn visuals, and a subtle, melancholic narrative.

Other new Nintendo Switch games include Aeolis TournamentMittelborg: City of Mages, and Rainswept.

We’ll update this post with any late additions throughout the week. In the meantime, here is the confirmed lineup of new Nintendo eShop releases.

New Nintendo Switch releases: July 20-25 2020

Monday, July 20, 2020

  • One Dog Story
  • Retrovamp

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

  • Panzer Paladin
  • Rock of Ages 3: Make & Break

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

  • Aircraft Evolution
  • Arcade Archives Koutetsu Yousai Strahl
  • Creaks
  • Cyber Complex
  • Fibbage XL
  • Grisaia Phantom Trigger 03
  • Neverending Nightmares
  • Quiplash

Thursday, July 23, 2020

  • Aeolis Tournament
  • Brightstone Mysteries: Paranormal Hotel
  • Carrion
  • Checkers
  • Crysis Remastered
  • Hunt
  • Epic Wordsearch Collection 2
  • Gerrrms
  • Sushi Reversi
  • Tales from the Dragon Mountain: The Strix

Friday, July 24, 2020

  • Colloc
  • Detective Driver: Miami Files
  • Dex
  • Hamster Bob
  • Jisei: The First Case HD
  • Max and the Book of Chaos
  • Mittelborg: City of Mages
  • Need a packet?
  • Rainswept

Saturday, July 25, 2020

  • Cubicity

My Nintendo members should also check out the summer eShop Double Gold Points promotion.

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