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Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising headlines this week’s lineup of new Nintendo Switch releases.

Updated: May 12, 2022

Following this week’s Nintendo Indie World Showcase, we’ve added some surprise new releases.

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Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising is a new side-scrolling action RPG from Natsume Atari. The game acts as a precursor to Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes, the upcoming spiritual successor to the Suikoden series. It looks like a jaunty introduction to the new franchise, although Switch owners should be warned. Development lead Yoshitaka Murayama hasn’t confirmed that Hundred Heroes – due for release next year – will actually come to Switch.

This week’s other highlight is Evil Dead: The Game, a multiplayer survival horror game from Saber Interactive. It’s an attempt to tap into the success of Dead by Daylight and the like, but it looks pretty promising so far. Bruce Campbell returns to the role of Ash Williams, along with Dana DeLorenzo, Ray Santiago, and Pablo Simon Bolivar.

Finally, Instant Sports+ is a collection of 15 mini-games – including jet ski, bowling, seaplane, and table tennis – set on an island paradise. We’d be excited by the prospect if it wasn’t for a recent Nintendo-made sports game.

Other new Nintendo Switch releases include Prinny Presents NIS Classics Volume 2 and Aery – A New Frontier. We’ll update this post throughout the week with any late additions to the lineup.

New Nintendo Switch releases: May 9-13, 2022

Monday, May 9, 2022

  • Nothing. Read a book today.

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

  • Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising
  • Prinny Presents NIS Classics Volume 2 (NA)
  • Rage Among the Stars
  • Time on Frog Island
  • Wolfstride

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

  • Doctor Hospital: Hypochondriac Simulator
  • Gibbon: Beyond the Trees
  • Mini Motorways
  • Opus: Echo of Starsong
  • Soundfall
  • Source of Madness

Thursday, May 12, 2022

  • Attentat 1942
  • Behind Closed Doors: A Developer’s Tale
  • The Centennial Case: A Shijima Story
  • Cloud Gardens
  • Dog’s Donuts
  • Dungeons of Dreadrock
  • Flippin Kaktus
  • Get-A-Grip Chip and the Body Bugs
  • Infinite Links
  • Japanese Nekosama Escape -The Mountain Cottage-
  • Red White Yellow Stingray
  • Rogue Lords
  • Seven Pirates H
  • Summer Days
  • Top Speed 2: Drag Rivals & Nitro Racing
  • Vesper: Zero Light

Friday, May 13, 2022

  • Aery – A New Frontier
  • Connecto
  • Evil Dead: The Game
  • Prinny Presents NIS Classics Volume 2 (EU)
  • Hellgunner
  • Hyper Echelon
  • Instant Sports+
  • Kiddy Memory
  • Let’s Get Fit
  • Salad Bar Tycoon: Extended Edition

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