Nintendo eShop Update Week 36

This week’s line-up of Nintendo eShop games coming to Japan including NBA 2K21, Spellbreak, G-MODE Archives 14 mystia, and more…

Available this week

NBA 2K21
Take-Two Interactive Japan
¥6,600 (🇬🇧)
September 4, 2020

NBA 2K21 is the latest title in the world-renowned, best-selling NBA 2K series, delivering an industry-leading sports video game experience.  With extensive improvements upon its best-in-class graphics and gameplay, competitive and community online features, and deep, varied game modes

¥0 (🇬🇧)
September 3, 2020

Spellbreak is an epic fantasy action-spellcasting game where players fight to become an all-powerful battlemage. Weave spectacular spell combinations, craft strategic builds, and master your environment as you dominate the Hollow Lands solo or with friends in a non-stop quest for survival.

Arcade Archives Contra
¥823 (🇬🇧)
September 3, 2020

Contra is an action game that was released by Konami in 1987. The strongest warrior ‘Contra’ Bill and Lance will challenge the destruction of the Earth invasion base of aliens, with their passion ‘Toukon’ (Fighting Spirit) and their inborn guerrilla tactics.In this work, the Japanese version and the overseas version of Contra are included.

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons 505 Games¥1,590
The Forgotten LandRokaplay¥¥980
G-MODE Archives 14 mystiaG-MODE¥500
Kanji Nankuro 1000!SUCCESS¥1,000
Never Againeastasiasoft¥1,380
ObserverCIRCLE Ent.¥3,000
Piffle: A Cat Puzzle AdventureHipster Whale¥2,132

Coming soon

New games added to the coming soon section of the eShop include the party brawler Bake ‘n Switch (¥4,299), the freestyle platform racer Urban Trial Tricky (¥1,500), the side-scrolling beat ’em up Fight’N Rage (¥1,980), the co-op platformer ŌŌŌŌ (¥500), the jumping game Deleveled (¥1,080), the roguelike dungeon crawler Runestone Keeper (¥1,000), the tower defence game Kingdom Rush Origins (¥1,520), the roguelike RPG Monster Girls and the Mysterious Adventure (¥2,980), the 3D action shooter Azur Lane: Crosswave (¥7,700), the farming roguelite shooter Atomicrops (¥3,278), the super cute Issyo ni Asobo~♪Koupen Chan (¥6,050), the visual novel Meiji Katsugeki Haikara Ryuuseigumi -Seibai Shimaseu、Yonaoshi Kagyou- (¥7,150), the side-scrolling action game Dungreed (¥1,500), and the rhythm action game AVICII Invector (¥3,278).

Playable demos

The only trial version this week is for D3 Publisher’s visual novel game Officer lovers which launched last week.

Sales highlights

New ¥100 eShop sales this week include Voxel Galaxy, Super Weekend Mode, Tetsumo Party, Warlock’s Tower, Chalk Dash Carnival, Star Ghost, and Keiji J.B. Harold no Jikenbo Murder Club. Visit this page for a full list of every game on sale.

Download ranking

  1. Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition (Square-Enix)
  2. Human: Fall Flat (Teyon Japan)
  3. Club House Games: 51 Worldwide Classics (Nintendo)
  4. Overcooked 2 (Team17)
  5. Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo)
  6. Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch (Level-5)
  7. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo)
  8. Dead by Daylight (Behaviour Interactive)
  9. Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaires’ Conspiracy – Deluxe Edition (Level-5)
  10. Goonya Fighter (MUTAN)

Notes: All prices listed are inclusive of tax. Purchase your Nintendo eShop cards from here and find out how to play Japanese Switch games here. Check out the full Schedule here for a comprehensive list of all Nintendo Switch games coming to Japan. All past Japanese Switch releases are available here.