This week's North American downloads - April 19 (South Park, Death Road to Canada and more)

REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:

Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch
South Park: The Fractured But Whole – Standard Edition – Players will once again assume the role of the New Kid. As the newest member of Coon and Friends, you must create your own superhero, build up your notoriety and use your superpowers to save South Park. Only then will Coon and Friends take their rightful place as the greatest team of superheroes ever assembled – and get the movie deal they so richly deserve. The game launches on April 24.

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: http://www.nintendo.com/games/sales-and-deals.


Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Update – New features and animals have arrived! The Fortune Cookie Shop is now open in Market Place. When you eat one of the cookies available there, you will get a random item based on the type of cookie. You can obtain fortune cookies with Bells and Leaf Tickets—some of which can be traded with Bells but some may be acquired trading in Leaf Tickets. Everyone’s favorite frequently lost seagull, Gulliver, has arrived on Sunburst Island to help you get rid of your extra furniture or clothing. Gulliver will load your extra items onto his cargo ship and when he returns you can get snacks, which you can give to your animal buddies to become better friends with them. There’s always something fun and exciting going on at the campsite. Be sure to check in frequently! Available on App Store and Google Play, the Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp game is free to start and offers some optional in-app purchases.

Also new this week:
ACA NEOGEO REAL BOUT FATAL FURY SPECIAL (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
BAFL – Brakes Are For Losers (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
Death Road to Canada (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch) – Available April 25
Football Manager Touch 2018 (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
Firefighters – The Simulation (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch) – Available April 24
Firefighters: Airport Fire Department (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch) – Available April 24
Gal*Gun 2 (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch) – Available April 24
Manticore – Galaxy on Fire (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
Neo ATLAS 1469 (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
Party Trivia (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
Shelter Generations (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
Skee-Ball (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
Stikbold! A Dodgeball Adventure Deluxe – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
Super Chariot – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
Super One More Jump – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
The Way Remastered (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch) – Available April 20
Where Are My Friends? (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch) – Available April 25
Wild Guns Reloaded (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
Aqua Moto Racing Utopia (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
Cycle of Eternity: Space Anomaly (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)

Another Eden, a free-to-play RPG, is coming to the Nintendo Switch

The free-to-play game Another Eden is coming to the Nintendo Switch. This was revealed during a broadcast for the game. There wasn't much else said about its arrival on the platform. 

Another Eden sees you traveling through time, all while participating in turn-based battles. The story, written by Chrono Trigger writer Masato Kato, was found positively enjoyable by the ones who played it.

A Robot Named Fight! hitting Switch in Europe on April 26th, 2018 - file size, screens

A Robot Named Fight is a Metroidvania roguelike focused on exploration and item collection. Take on the role of a lone robot tasked with stopping the entity known as the Megabeast. Explore procedurally-generated labyrinths, uncover randomized power-ups and artifacts, find secrets, and blast meaty creatures in this deliciously gory Metroidvania.

Millennia of peace have passed since the mechanical gods ascended and left the lower order robots to cultivate the world. Unfortunately for those left behind, something forgotten and terrible stirs amidst the stars: the Megabeast, a pulsating moon-sized orb of flesh, eyes, mouths and reproductive organs – unleashing its children onto the world like an unstoppable plague.

Explore a procedurally-generated labyrinth with more than 4 billion unique runs.
Prove your worth with true permadeath.
Take on over 60 menacing enemies solo or with a friend via local co-op.
Adapt to a different item set every run with more than 80 unique items
Complete achievements to unlock new content.
Play using your favorite controller.
Enjoy an unreasonable amount of meat!

A look at the latest wave of Kirby merch heading to Japan

As usual, there's an insane amount of Kirby merch heading to Japan. Some items are available through Amazon, others are in arcade games, and there's even items that are special collabs with stores. Check out the most recent wave of merch below!

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Pikachu Mass Outbreak event heading back to Yokohama City

- week long event featuring massive amounts of Pikachu dancing and parading through the streets of Yokohama
- theme for this year's event is “Science Is Amazing”
- for the first time ever, the event will take place during the day and night
- digital technology will be utilized during Pikachu Mass Outbreak performances in the evening
- over 1,500 Pikachu mascots will take part in the event
- will be held from August 10, 2018 to August 16
- events during the week include the Great Pikachu March and the Digital Splash Show
- in collaboration with Panasonic, an “Ocean Pikachu Parade” will be held for the very first time, with the use of Digital Technology

Disgaea Refine - Limited Edition details, official site open

Disgaea Refine Limited Edition

- copy of the game
- official soundtrack CD
- tabletop calendar,
- special packaging

On the official Nippon Ichi Shop, all standard and limited edition pre-orders come with an exclusive USB memory card. The card features Laharl artwork, and includes a voice clip of Laharl as well.

Check out the official site here

Taiko no Tatsujin Switch - 21 songs revealed, DLC confirmed

While we already knew the game would feature over 70 tracks, the official Taiko no Tatsujin Switch website has revealed that there will be paid DLC for the game. No specifics were given on these tracks just yet. What we did get a look at were the first 21 tracks included with the game.


Takanenohanakosan / 高嶺の花子さん (back number)
Tomoni / ともに (WANIMA)
TT ‐Japanese ver.‐
Zenzenzense / 前前前世 (from the movie Your Name / 君の名は)
RPGNatsumatsuri / 夏祭り


Anywhere~How Far I’ll Go~ / どこまでも~How Far I’ll Go~ (from Moana)
Howling – (from The Seven Deadly Sins)
Be The One (from Kamen Rider Build)
Itsumonandodemo / いつも何度でも (from Spirited Away)
Alola!! / アローラ!! (from Pokemon Sun&Moon)
CHA‐LA HEAD‐CHA‐LA (from Dragon Ball Z)
A Cruel Angel’s Thesis / 残酷な天使のテーゼ (from Neon Genesis Evangelion)
Odore Dore Dora Doraemon Ondo / 踊れ・どれ・ドラ ドラえもん音頭


Dear Doppelganger / 拝啓ドッペルゲンガー (kemu)


Youtube Theme Song / YouTubeテーマソング (HIKAKIN & SEIKIN)
Grip & Breakdown!! – Tatsujin Edition / Grip & Break down !! ‐達人Edit.‐ (Touhou Project Arrangement SOUND HOLIC feat.Nana Takahashi/ 東方Projectアレンジ SOUND HOLIC feat.Nana Takahashi)


Orpheus in the Underworld / 天国と地獄 序曲 (Jacques Offenbach / オッフェンバック)

Game Music

Jump Up, Super Star! Short Version (from Super Mario Odyssey)
Splatoon 2 Melody

If you want, you can snoop around the official Japanese site for yourself right here!

Psyvariar –Delta- - screens

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Vertical shooters were made for the Switch, which is probably why so many devs are bringing theirs over! Psyvariar –Delta- was just announced for Switch this week, and will be releasing in Japan sometime this year. No word on a localization at this time.

Splatoon 2's second soundtrack, Octotune, due out July 18th, 2018 in Japan


- due out July 18th in Japan
- includes music from the Octo Expansion
- includes two discs
- first disc has Octo Expansion songs, and the new songs recently added via a Software update, plus various sound effects
- second disc includes a recording of the Inkopolive performance
- special first-print version of the album comes with a Blu-Ray
- The Blu-Ray features a recording of the Inkopolive peformance at the Game Party Japan 2018
- First Print Limited Edition (with Blu-Ray disc): 4 800 Yen + taxes
- Regular Edition: 3 200 Yen + taxes
- tracklist for the Inkopolive performance recording:

Color Pulse (Off the Hook)
Acid Hues (Off the Hook)
Muck Warfare (Off the Hook)
Ebb & Flow (Off the Hook)
Fresh Start (Squid Sisters)
Spicy Calamari Inkantation (Squid Sisters)
Now or Never! (Off the Hook + Squid Sisters)