Nintendo eShop Update: Cursed to Golf, Wave Race 64
Arguably the biggest game hitting the eShop this week will appeal to both golf fans and roguelike enthusiasts alike – in a rare crossover between these two genres – with Cursed to Golf, a golf roguelike set in Purgatory. It’s a fun yet challenging golf game that we’ll look at later today.
It’s actually a big week for sports gaming (and adjacent sports), as Switch Online subscribers will be able to play an N64 classic with Wave Race 64 on the subscription service, while baseball fans will have another chance to play their favorite sport on the Switch. with Little League World Series Baseball 2022.
Check out the full list below and also check out the updated list from Nintendo’s Game Store, here.
This week’s Nintendo download includes the following content:
- Nintendo Switch Online + expansion pack
- Wave Race 64 – Time to get wet and go wild, because the Wave Race 64 the game navigates to the Nintendo 64 – Nintendo Switch Online library! Choose from one of four watercraft racers with distinct abilities and feel the rumble of the waves on nine scenic courses. Try to capture glory in Championship Mode, complete tricks in Stunt Mode or challenge a friend in 2P VS. Fashion. Additionally, running conditions will change with the weather and the water will react to the way you run! Wave Race 64 splashes onto Nintendo Switch for gamers with a Nintendo Switch Online + expansion pack joining August 19.
- Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch
- Cursed at golf – Cursed at golf offers a new take on the golf and roguelike subgenres. Fight your way through a hole in the PAR Count or your curse will take you back to the start of the course! Play as The Cursed Golfer, trapped in golf purgatory after a freak accident knocks you out just as you’re about to take the winning shot of an international tournament. Legend has it that playing the devious courses of Golf Purgatory will take you back to the land of the living and, more importantly, to the trophy you were about to win. Each course is ruled by a ghostly legendary caddy, who will guide you through the mystical ways of golf to aid you in your quest for redemption and renewal.
- 2022 Little League Baseball World Series – Throw, slide, slam and rally to Williamssport glory as you compete to become the CHAMPION of the World Series of Little League! Choose your team and show off your skills as you compete in the pool to see if you have what it takes to be named the Little League Baseball World Series Champion. Or jump straight into the action with Quick Play mode. Play with your friends for an exciting local multiplayer tournament for up to four players. Customize the rules, select your stadiums and teams and see who wins it all!
- RPG Time: The Legend of Wright – Join budding game creator Kenta on a hand-drawn adventure to save the world in his latest creation, “The Legend of Wright”. Set in Kenta’s notebook, this adventure spans over 200 pages, where you must draw, erase, solve puzzles and even consult your handy in-game calculator. Discover a new way to play every time you turn the page.
- Spotlight on digital
- National Relaxation Day with Nintendo – Find a space for yourself this week to celebrate National Relaxation Day and take a mini stay in the Animal Crossing: New Horizons Game! Escape to a deserted island and create your own paradise by exploring, creating, and customizing. Your island getaway is teeming with natural resources that can be used to craft everything from tools to creature comforts. You can hunt insects at dawn, decorate your paradise throughout the day, or enjoy the sunset on the beach while fishing in the ocean. Plus, further enrich your island life in the Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise DLCs. In this paid DLC, you’ll visit charming islands where you can design your clients’ dream vacation homes and discover new ways to create and customize. Animal Crossing: New Horizons and Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise are available now from Nintendo eShop. If you have an active Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack subscription, you have access to Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise no additional cost.
- Become champion of the Ferrum region – Pokken Tournament DX is a head-to-head Pokémon battle game where players can directly control one of more than 20 Pokémon fighters – including Pikachu, Lucario, Decidueye, Mewtwo and others – to defeat rival Pokémon in battles. intense arena. Call on Support Pokémon to aid you in battle, and unleash your Pokémon’s distinct Burst Attack to climb the ranks, triumph over your friends, or progress through the story. Until August 24 at 11:59 p.m. PT, Nintendo Switch Online and Nintendo Switch Online + expansion pack members* can try the full game for free! Your save data for the game trial is not deleted when the trial ends, so you can continue where you left off if you purchase the game later. Plus, save 30% on Pokken Tournament DX on the Nintendo eShop until August 31 at 11:59 p.m. PT.
- Ooblets – Grow and train adorable little creatures called ooblets while cultivating a new life in the thriving community of Badgetown. Customize your character, befriend locals, decorate your home, craft items, run your own shop, and compete in epic dance battles! You can also dress up your ooblet friends, play mini-games, and explore a variety of locations across Oob, each with their own unique characters, quests, items, and ooblets. Pre-order today!
- NHRA Championship Drag Race: Speed for All – The NHRA is back – bigger and better than ever! Dive into teams, tracks, settings and strategies, then strap yourself into the driver’s seat in your ultimate quest to become the champion among the true beasts of the Strip. Enjoy physics-based drag racing for real-world simulated depth, speed, and authentic feel. Find out in single-player career mode, which spans multiple seasons of play, split-screen multiplayer, or asynchronous online multiplayer leaderboards that will fuel your competitive instincts. Experience real-world tracks directly sanctioned by the NHRA, build, race and prove your way to earning support and sponsorship from elite real-world sponsors. NHRA Championship Drag Race: Speed for All races on Nintendo Switch on August 26.
- Earn double gold points with the digital version of Splaton 3 – Here is a new opportunity for you! For a limited time, you can earn double My Nintendo Gold Points on the digital version of the Splaton 3 Game. This means you can earn 10% in Gold Points, which you can then use towards your next qualifying digital game or downloadable content. Already digitally pre-ordered? These points happen to you too – booyah! Offer ends September 30 at 11:59 PM PT.**
- New heroes arrive for battle – More selected captions are here in the Fire Emblem Heroes game for smart devices! Choose one of the four highest-ranked heroes in the Choose Your Legends event for free as a five-star ally. However, you can only select one, so choose wisely! Plus, recruit the legendary Mercenary Jeralt: Blade Breaker by challenging him to Grand Hero Battles for a limited time. Don’t delay – Jeralt departs at 11:59 p.m. PT on Wednesday, August 24. For details on all the latest updates from Fire Emblem Heroesbe sure to watch the Feh Channel video here!
Nintendo eShop sales:
- Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS and Wii U
Also new this week in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch: