Nintendo eShop Update

This week’s full Japanese Nintendo eShop update includes The Wonderful 101, Catherine Full Body demo, My Butler, Mr. Driller, and more!

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The highlight of this week is The Wonderful 101: Remastered from PlatinumGames, creators of the Bayonetta series, ASTRAL CHAIN, NieR:Automata, and Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. This is PlatinumGames’ first self-published title, and is a powered-up version of The Wonderful 101, which was originally published by Nintendo back in 2013 as a Wii U exclusive.

Available at retail this week is the Nintendo Switch launch title Kamiko which is a game styled around Japanese Shinto beliefs where you fight as priestesses called Kamiko and battle against demons while solving puzzles to make your way through the stages with each stage having several magically sealed gates which need to be broken so you can battle the stage boss.

Also releasing this week is the costume collector SELFY COLLECTION: Yume no Stylist, the 2D vertical platformer Pity Pit, the magazine simulator Magazine Mogul (Fureai Shuppan Kyoku), the shoot ’em up Cosmic Defenders, the 1991 Konami classic Arcade Archives Sunset Riders, and more!

Available for preload this week include the voxel art action-RPG Hakoniwa Explorer Plus, the horizontally scrolling RPG One Way Heroics Plus (Katamichi Yuusha Plus), the otome visual novel My Butler (Shitsuji no Prince-sama), the latest game from the Picross developer – Working Zombies (promo video here), the vertical shoot ’em up Missile Dancer (promo video here), the pictured Mr. Driller DrillLand (Mr. Driller Encore), and many more.

Five demos are also available this week including the previously announced Catherine Full Body for Nintendo Switch and Harukanaru Toki no Naka de7, as well as Working Zombies, Piczle Cross Adventure, and Wan Nyan Doubutsu Byouin Pet o Tasukeru Daiji na Oshigoto.

Purchase your eShop cards here and find out how to play Japanese Switch games here. Check out the full Schedule here for a comprehensive list of all announced Switch games for Japan. The full list of titles are listed below along with select sales and download rankings…

Available this week

Ancestors Legacy (Destructive Creations) ¥4,300 (🇬🇧) – releases June 11

Cosmic Defenders (Natsume Inc.) ¥999 (🇬🇧) – releases June 11

Fureai Shuppan Kyoku (Kairosoft) ¥1,500 (🇬🇧) – releases June 11

Pity Pit (eastasiasoft) ¥500 (🇬🇧) – releases June 11

SELFY COLLECTION Yume no Stylist (GCREST) ¥1,980 (🇯🇵) – releases June 12

The Wonderful 101: Remastered (PlatinumGames) ¥4,378 (🇬🇧) – releases June 11

Arcade Archives Sunset Riders (Hamster) ¥838 (🇬🇧) – releases June 11

Kunio-kun The World ~Kunio-kun no Nekketsu Soccer League~ (Arc System Works) ¥500 (🇬🇧) – releases June 11

Tantei Jinguuji Saburo Prism of Eyes 〜Inu to Yobareta Otoko〜 (Arc System Works) ¥400 (🇯🇵) – releases June 11

Available to preload

BDSM:Big Drunk Satanic Massacre (eastasiasoft) ¥1,980 (🇬🇧) – releases June 18

Hakoniwa Explorer Plus (PLAYISM) ¥1,200 (🇬🇧) – releases June 18

Katamichi Yuusha Plus (PLAYISM) ¥1,500 (🇬🇧) – releases June 18

Shitsuji no Prince-sama (D3 Publisher) ¥998 (🇬🇧) – releases June 18

Working Zombies (Jupiter) ¥1,980 (🇬🇧) – releases June 18

Missile Dancer (Regista) ¥1,980 (🇬🇧) – releases June 25

Mr. Driller Encore (Bandai Namco Entertainment) ¥3,520 (🇬🇧) – releases June 25

Shoujo Jigoku no Doku Musume (Nippon Ichi Software) ¥7,678 (🇯🇵) – releases June 25

Wan Nyan Doubutsu Byouin Pet o Tasukeru Daiji na Oshigoto (Nippon Columbia) ¥5,280 (🇯🇵) – releases July 2

CrossCode (DANGEN Entertainment) ¥2,200 (🇬🇧) – releases July 9

eBASEBALL Powerful Pro Yakyuu 2020 (Konami) ¥7,678 (🇯🇵) – releases July 9 (a “Powerful Edition” can also be preloaded for ¥9,878)

Elden: Path of the Forgotten (Another Indie Studio) ¥1,690 (🇬🇧) – releases July 9

Newly listed

Biped (bilibili) ¥1,650 (🇬🇧) – releases July 2

Downloadable content

Boku no Academia One ‘s Justice 2:Playable Character Hawks (Bandai Namco Entertainment) ¥440 (🇯🇵) – releases June 11

Taiko no Tatsujin Nintendo Switch Version!Don Pack -Natsuori- Vol.1 (Bandai Namco Entertainment) ¥550 (🇬🇧) – releases June 11

Taiko no Tatsujin Nintendo Switch Version!Pops Pack Vol.5 (Bandai Namco Entertainment) ¥550 (🇬🇧) – releases June 11

Playable demos

Catherine Full Body for Nintendo Switch (Atlus) ¥0 (🇯🇵)

Harukanaru Toki no Naka de7 (Koei Tecmo Games) ¥0 (🇯🇵)

Piczle Cross Adventure (Rainy Frog) ¥0 (🇬🇧)

Wan Nyan Doubutsu Byouin Pet o Tasukeru Daiji na Oshigoto (Nippon Columbia) ¥0 (🇯🇵)

Working Zombies (Jupiter) ¥0 (🇬🇧)

Sales highlights

BLAZBLUE CROSS TAG BATTLE (Arc System Works) ¥4,180 → ¥1,000 (🇬🇧)

Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King (FDG Entertainment) ¥1,480 → ¥740 (🇬🇧)

DEAD OR SCHOOL (Studio Nanafushi) ¥2,970 → ¥1,782 (🇬🇧)

Overcooked! Special Edition (Team17) ¥2,150 → ¥731 (🇬🇧)

Panzer Dragoon:Remake (Forever Entertainment) ¥2,599 → ¥2,079 (🇬🇧)

Venture Kid (FDG Entertainment) ¥980 → ¥140 (🇬🇧)

Download ranking

  1. Club House Games: 51 Worldwide Classics (Nintendo)
  2. Minecraft Dungeons (Mojang)
  3. Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo)
  4. Human: Fall Flat (Teyon Japan)
  5. 10 Second Run RETURNS (Blue Print)
  6. Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition (Nintendo)
  7. Minecraft Dungeons Hero Edition (Mojang)
  8. Splatoon 2 (Nintendo)
  9. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo)
  10. Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate (Capcom)

Notes: (🇬🇧) denotes English language support/(🇯🇵) denotes no English language support