Nintendo eShop Update Week 46
This week’s line-up of Nintendo eShop software coming to Japan including Kingdom Hearts, Medabots, Sakuna, Baroque, Prinny, and more.
KINGDOM HEARTS Melody of Memory
Square-Enix / ¥7,480
The first Kingdom Hearts title for Switch is a rhythm game which features a collection of over 140 songs from both the Kingdom Hearts series and the Disney empire, along with a whole host of Disney characters. A demo is also available.
Medarot Classics Plus
Imagineer / ¥5,478
Consisting of the first first five Game Boy and Game Boy Color games and three Game Boy Advance games of the classic Medabots RPG series which are Pokémon-like in their gameplay. It’s available in both Kabuto and Kuwagata versions.
Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin
Marvelous / ¥5,478
Combining side-scrolling action with deep crafting and farming simulation. This acclaimed title from Edelweiss sees you play as Sakuna, who finds herself banished from her opulent celestial home to an island overrun with demons.
Baroque -ORIGINAL VERSION-
STING / ¥2,400
A Switch port of the 1998 Saturn RPG Baroque, which later ported to PlayStation and Wii. It adds in auto-save, screen setting functionality, along with a CD data file. Unfortunately it only lists Japanese language support in the eShop listing.
Also releasing this week
|Arcade Archives Gradius II||Hamster||¥838|
|Cookie’s! Theory of Super Evolution||Yoshimoto Kogyo||¥1,000|
|Despotism 3K||Gameplay First||¥1,149|
|Freakout: Calamity TV Show||eastasiasoft||¥1,000|
|#Funtime||The Quantum Astrophysicists Guild||¥1,480|
|Hidden Through Time||Flyhigh Works||¥800|
|Just Dance 2021||Ubisoft||¥6,380|
|Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered||Electronic Arts||¥4,300|
|Piofiore no Banshou -Episodio1926-||Idea Factory||¥7,150|
|Prinny: Can I Really Be the Hero?||Nippon Ichi Software||¥2,178|
|Prinny 2: Dawn of Operation Panties, Dood!||Nippon Ichi Software||¥2,178|
|Ranshima Monogatari Lair Land Story: Shoujo no Yakujou Remake||CIRCLE Ent.||¥2,000|
|Roombo: First Blood||Samurai Punk||¥500|
|Urban Flow: Koutsuu Panic||Baltoro Games||¥1,499|
|Vampire: The Masquerade – Coteries of New York||DMM GAMES||¥3,278|
|Zombie’s Cool||Game Museum||¥400|
Highlights this week added to the coming soon section of the eShop include Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & The Secret Fairy which releases in Japan on December 3rd, and is priced at ¥8,580 for the standard, with a Digital Deluxe priced at ¥9,955 and Digital Deluxe with Season Pass for ¥14,465. Another highlight is the pictured Koisuru Otome to Shugo no Tate Re:boot The “SHIELD-9”, available on November 26th for ¥7,150. All upcoming Japanese Switch releases are listed here.
Four demos released last week were the pictured Ouchi de Rilakkuma: Rilakkuma ga Ouchi ni Yattekita from Nippon Columbia, Chinese Parents from PLAYISM, Crazy Capture from Crown Games, and Ring of Pain from Humble Games. This week’s demos are Just Dance 2021 from Ubisoft, Kairobotica from Kairosoft, Police×Senshi Lovepatrina! Love na Rhythm de Taiho Shimasu! from Nippon Columbia, and Shadowverse Champions Battle from Cygames.
Taiko no Tatsujin Nintendo Switch Version! will see two paid DLC packs with the “Vocaloid Song Pack Vol.6” adding 5 songs for ¥550 and the “Donder Pack -Juvenile-”, again priced at ¥550 for 5 songs.
This week’s top sales include 50% off DAEMON X MACHINA (¥4,290) coinciding with the recent free update adding new bosses, equipment, and more. Rune Factory 4 Special is also currently half-price (¥2,739) along with the game’s free trial for Nintendo Switch Online members. The recently released Yusha vs Dragon can also be snapped up for just ¥150 for this month only! Visit this page for a full list of every game on sale.
- Pikmin 3 Deluxe (Nintendo)
- Shin Megami Tensei 3 HD Remaster (Atlus)
- Rune Factory 4 Special (Marvelous)
- Human: Fall Flat (Teyon Japan)
- OCTOPATH TRAVELER (Square-Enix)
- Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo)
- Part Time UFO (Nintendo)
- Overcooked 2 (Team17)
- Pokémon Sword (Pokémon)
- Minecraft (Mojang/Microsoft Japan)