Nintendo Download: Fight Crabs
[Update: 9/10/20 @ 5:25pm CT]:
We knew it was too good to be true! The original press release stated that Hades was coming out on September 16, 2020 for the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo has sent out an update stating that the game is tentatively scheduled for Fall 2020 instead. Bummer! Hopefully we won’t have to wait too long…
This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:
- Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch
- Wintermoor Tactics Club – It was hard enough for Alicia at the famed Wintermoor Academy before it erupted into a snowball war. Now her club’s only hope is to transform from nerdy nobodies into fantasy heroes. Unravel a reality-bending mystery. Test your strategic mettle against an avalanche of colorful characters and survive high school with gameplay inspired by tactics RPGs and visual novels. And don’t forget to make friends!
- Bake ‘N Switch – Catch, merge and sacrifice delicious Dough creatures before time runs out! Join a crew of Apprentice Bakers on their journey to learn the unique abilities that set them apart. Get ready to face the Guardians of each World, unlock the story behind The Mould infection, and fulfill your destiny to become a Master Baker. Whether you’re a casual party gamer or a couch co-op veteran, Bake ‘n Switch has increasingly challenging dynamic courts for two to four players that will keep you coming back for more PVP, party-brawler action.
- Fight Crab – You are a crab. Embark on a world tour of devastation, flipping over as many crabs as possible in a quest to be crowned lord of the crustaceans. Fight Crab is an over-the-top, physics-based, 3D action battle game that combines giant crustaceans, wild weaponry and intense claw-to-claw combat into one absurdly hilarious game. Fight Crab will be available on Sept. 15.
Nintendo eShop sales:
- Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS and Wii U
- Great deals this week! Check out the full list of deals available this week at https://www.nintendo.com/games/sales-and-deals.
Also new this week in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch:
- Active Neurons 2 – Available Sept. 16
- Adventures of Pip
- Arcade Archives Gemini Wing
- Arcade Archives CONTRA
- Awakening of Cthulhu
- Bounty Battle
- Caveman Tales
- Death and Taxes
- Deuces Wild – Video Poker
- Doodle Derby – Available Sept. 11
- Firework – Available Sept. 11
- Golf Zero – Available Sept. 11
- Hades – Available Fall 2020
- Her Majesty’s Ship – Available Sept. 15
- Hotshot Racing
- Inertial Drift – Available Sept. 11
- Mushroom Savior
- Office Lovers
- Panda Jump
- Space Robinson
- Super Dragonfly Chronicles
- The Snake King
- Tin & Kuna
- Tomoyo After -It’s a Wonderful Life- CS Edition
- Vampire: The Masquerade – Shadows of New York
- WeakWood Throne – Available Sept. 11
In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems. Nintendo adds new games weekly to Nintendo eShop, which offers a variety of options for the Nintendo Switch console, the Wii U console and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems.
Nintendo Switch Online is a paid membership service that allows members to team up or face off online in compatible Nintendo Switch games, such as Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Luigi’s Mansion 3, Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield. Members also enjoy a curated library of NES and Super NES classic games, including Super Mario Bros. 3, Super Metroid and The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, among many others. To find out more about the benefits that come with Nintendo Switch Online, to view membership options and to learn about a free seven-day trial for new users, visit https://www.nintendo.com/switch/online-service/.
Craig has been covering the video game industry since 1995. His work has been published across a wide spectrum of media sites. He’s currently the Editor-In-Chief of Nintendo Times and contributes to Gaming Age.