This week's European downloads - March 12 (Langrisser, Half Past Fate and more)

Nintendo eShop (Switch)

Talisman: Digital Edition (Nomad Games) - €19.99/£17.99
Welcome to the world of Talisman. A land filled with perilous Quests, Enemies and challenges. But with it brings an adventure you’ll never forget. The officially licensed digital adaptation of the classic fantasy adventure board game.

Adventure around the Talisman board, encountering deadly monsters, mysterious strangers and magical items. Battle up to 5 friends locally or online, with a hot-seat mode if you want to pass and play. Level up and increase your skills as you make your way to the center of the board.

Choose from a roster of characters who each have unique strengths, weaknesses and special abilities. Select your adventurer carefully as their skills could be the key to you getting your hands on the Crown of Command, a magical artifact that holds the power to destroy all rivals and make the bearer the true ruler of the kingdom.

Shadows (Ultimate Games) - €7.99/£7.19 (€6.39/£5.75 until March 17)
In Shadows you take control of a person who just came to the hotel. As you leave your room, you quickly realize that something is really wrong. You need to conquer your fears and discover truth hidden within the shadows.

OVERPASS (Nacon) - €54.99/£48.69
In OVERPASS, the scree slopes, steep inclines, tree trunks and bogs present as much of an obstacle to victory as other drivers.

At the controls of powerful buggies and quads from major manufacturers, such as Yamaha, Polaris, Arctic Cat and Suzuki, venture off into extreme off-road environments and challenge yourself on the game's highly technical tracks. Cope with vehicle damage, and negotiate the many natural and artificial obstacles in your way to achieve the best time possible.

Pure speed is not the name of the game; you'll need to master the realistic terrain physics and unique characteristics of the game's vehicles. Carefully select your UTV or ATV, plot your route intelligently, and manage your acceleration and the various differential and drivetrain options to dominate in local and online competitions.

- the game
- OVERPASS Smart Start Pack
- OVERPASS Expert Vehicles Pack
- OVERPASS Drive With Style

Hidden Through Time (Crazy Monkey) - €7.99/£6.99
Hidden Through Time is a cute game of hide and seek with objects scattered throughout the wonderful history of our world. Use cryptic hints to discover every secret as you explore the colourful hand drawn levels.

Find enough objects to advance to the next stage, and make your way through all four great ages.

Still desire more or wish to unleash your creativity? Our map editor is available to anyone, allowing you to create your very own levels and share them on our cloud! Here you can also discover, play and rate levels made by other creators from all around the world!

Inbento (7Levels) - €4.99/£4.49
Experience a calming, wordless story about cats and parenthood by solving adorable puzzles in inbento. Relax, tease your brain, and prepare tasty bento dishes. Arrange them in an elaborate lunchbox while sticking to the recipe shown on screen.

Complete over 100 fun puzzles, aesthetically served with traditional boiled rice. Immerse yourself in a silent tale about a cute family of felines and enjoy the tranquil soundtrack. Master the mechanics, follow the hand-crafted recipes, and beat all the bonus stages in this culinary logic game.

Half Past Fate (Way Down Deep) - €19.99/£17.99
Half Past Fate is a rom-com adventure with a charismatic 3D art-style. Follow the journey of 6 ordinary people who found each other in extraordinary ways.

From eight hours to eight years, this time-jumping saga will change the way you feel about fate forever.

A Street Cat's Tale (CFK) - €7.99/£6.59 (€6.56/£5.93 until March 25)
The tale of a kitten who has lost its mother is coming to Nintendo Switch. It's up to you to help this poor, lost kitten survive until it's old enough to take care of itself.

Video Poker @ Aces Casino (Digital Game Group) - €7.99/£7.99
Do you have what it takes to be a BIG winner?

The best video poker game for the Nintendo Switch! Las Vegas style video poker machines and gameplay! Play your way to big wins and video poker success! Classic 5 card draw video poker with different themes to choose from, real card shuffling and real pay tables. Become the top video poker player!

Hidden in Plain Sight (Adam Spragg Games) - €5.50/£4.99
Hidden in Plain Sight is a set of local multiplayer (2-4 players) game modes that share a common theme: trying to accomplish goals without drawing attention to yourself.

In each game mode, players control characters in a sea of identical NPCs. Players are given a task, but also the means to eliminate each other from the game. The goal is to blend in with the NPCs, accomplish the task at hand, and take out other players before they get you.

One of the simplest game modes is called "Death Race." Players and NPCs are racing to be the first to cross a finish line. Each player has a gun with one bullet, and can eliminate one person from the race. Do you sprint ahead, calling attention to yourself but maximizing you chances of winning? Or do you hang back with the pack?

Mystic Vale (Nomad Games) - €18.89/£16.29
Get ready for an all-new deck-building experience in Mystic Vale, as you use the the innovate Card Crafting System to improve your cards to create a diverse and effective deck.

In Mystic Vale, cards combine in a variety of different ways to create powerful combos. Each turn you can purchase upgrades to your existing cards, making them stronger as the game goes on. Push extra cards onto your field to gain more resources, at the risk of ending your turn early. The player who scores the most victory points wins!

Mystic Vale is easy to pick up for those new to deck-building games, yet is challenging even for those skilled in the genre. Practice against AI opponents before you take the battle online, where you can find and create public or private rooms to play against friends or random players!

Brotherhood United (Silesia Games) - €8.29/£7.49
When the time of crisis comes and one of your friends is captured, you gotta stand your ground and fight for your partners. When someone messes with the brotherhood, you make sure they pay for that, no matter what.

Pick your guns and blast your way through hordes of enemies on this run and gun game as a member of the Brotherhood who leaves no friend behind.

Neon City Riders (Bromio) - €19.99/£17.99
Looking for a a 2D action-adventure mixed with super-powered urban gangs in a post-cyberpunk neon scenario? Well, if you do, Neon City Riders is right for you!

Take on the role of Rick, a masked vigilante who needs to explore the decaying futuristic Neon City in search of items, superpowers and companions to free the turfs from the four super-powered gangs claws!

NinNinDays (Quereate) - €6.59/£5.89
In this romantic adventure game set in Akihabara, you'll laugh and you'll cry over the entertaining lifetyle of a female ninja and the main character's cohabitation!

Arcade Archives Kiki Kaikai (HAMSTER) - €6.99/£6.29
'KIKI KAIKAI' is an action game released by TAITO in 1986. Player will control Sayo—a young Shinto shrine maiden—in fighting against monsters in order to save the kidnapped Seven Lucky Gods. This title includes both the Japanese version and the overseas version, so enjoy the difference between the 2 versions.

Super Destronaut: Land Wars (Ratalaika Games, available March 13) - €4.99/£4.99
It’s time for a new point of view to the classic arcade shooter experience! In Super Destronaut Land Wars, it’s up to you take shoot down enemies and collect points to move on to the next level!

Inspired by arcade classics, this new arcade experience mixes a first-person viewpoint with classic invader style shooting. Together, this unique mashup will test your skills across 30 different challenges!

For a change of pace try arcade mode which mixes different playstyles like combo breaker and snail mode!

Trancelation (Baltoro Games, available March 13) - €9.99/£8.99
Trancelation is a neon arcade game filled with linguistics and electronic music. It’s about translating sets of words in a futuristic world of fractals and vibrant sounds. You control The Spark and your main objective is to navigate through an ever-changing environment full of enemies and obstacles. Watch out – they’ll strip you of your life and put end to your journey in an instant! Use buffs, such as bombs, shields or extra life, and collect points for every correct word association!

Rainbows, toilets & unicorns (Fantastico Studio, available March 13) - €6.99/£6.29
Fed up with the world and exhausted by the hot weather you resort to your last hope: your favorite unicorn flavored ice cream. All of a sudden, you are struck by the urge to visit a bathroom, and the only option to avoid pooping yourself is the chemical toilet down the street. Thus began a bad trip in which you will have to face your greatest fears in a fight to the last splash. Rainbows, Toilets & Unicorns is a fast-paced shoot 'em up / bullet hell! The player will have to progress through enemies waves and beat the 15 bosses in the game. There are 5 different and completely crazy worlds! As any good shoot'em up of course the player can also use a special power, the Rainbow splash! Collecting coins makes the shot more and more powerful.

Roundguard (The Quantum Astrophysicists Guild, available March 13) - €16.99/£14.99
Castle Springbottom is under attack! It's up to the Roundguard to save the king and -- more importantly -- recover his gold! Fling your hero into the face of danger and bounce off hordes of dangerously cute monsters to reach the bottom of the dungeon. With only one life, you'll need to learn how to navigate hazards, make strategic choices, and master your hero's skills if you hope to defeat the final boss. But don't worry, the Roundguard always bounces back!

Jump, Step, Step (Hidden Trap, available March 13) - €4.99/£4.49
Jump Step Step is a gorgeous and funny programming game with bonsai trees, a crazy robot and a broken rocket. Bob is short-circuited and goes mental. Please send him a series of moves to guide him back to his ship. Without your help Bob will probably tell himself to step on a spike and die.

DEAD OR SCHOOL (Marvelous Europe, available March 13) - €29.99/£24.99
Join Hisako’s fight for survival against the zombie infestation overrunning Tokyo and defend her right to a normal school life in this fast-paced 2.5D adventure. Forced into isolation underground by the zombie apocalypse, Hisako has little understanding of the world above. After hearing stories about schools aboveground, Hisako dons her grandmother's school uniform and takes up arms against the undead horde with one goal in mind: to become a school girl!

Travel across Tokyo visiting iconic locations such as Shinjuku, Asakusa and Roppongi using the subway system and take on gruesome bosses in both close and ranged combat. Upgrade Hisako’s weapons and abilities for even more destructive force and find collectables that reveal the truth behind the zombie apocalypse. Will Hisako be able to find salvation at SCHOOL, or is the world just DEAD? Find out in DEAD OR SCHOOL!

Rack N Ruin (Secret Item Games, available March 13) - €12.99/£11.49
Join Rack on an epic adventure across a world filled with magic and wonder. Then watch in astonishment as Rack befouls, corrupts, slaughters, and brings about a general air of misfortune to everything and everyone he confronts. Chaos reigns in this top-down action adventure rpg that's infused with the intensity of a classic shoot 'em up.

Langrisser I & II (NIS America, available March 13) - €49.99/£49.99
You are the arbiter of fate in a world ravaged by wars through generations of heroes who battle for peace, order, or chaos.

Command Ledin, Elwin, and their companions in their quest to obtain the Sacred Sword Langrisser and restore peace to a war-stricken land. Decide who your allegiance lies with in Langrisser I & II, remastered for modern consoles.

Alder's Blood (No Gravity Games, available March 13) - €19.99/£17.99 (€14.99/£13.49 until March 29)
In this world, our god has finally turned his back on us and his corrupt presence can change the intensity of the battlefield. From summoning monsters, through changing the weather, to transforming one of the creatures into a powerful avatar of his will.

Try to outsmart and outwit all the horrifying creatures you’ll be facing, as they are way stronger and you don’t stand a chance in a direct assault.

Syder Reloaded (STUDIO EVIL, available March 13) - €11.99/£10.79
Syder Reloaded is an overcharged and furious side-scrolling hybrid shoot 'em up. Jump back to the '90s when bulky tech was cool and games were all about skills and high scores. Syder Reloaded is a remastered and enhanced edition of Syder Arcade (2012).

YOGA MASTER (My World, available March 13) - €24.99/£22.49
With a wide range of programs, lessons and more than 150 poses from classic to urban yoga, you'll be mentored by a coach who will accurately show you exercises step by step, performing them with you.

Relax in breathtaking and completely customizable environments, choose your favorite programs or make your own and free your mind with yoga breathing exercises.

MY HERO ONE’S JUSTICE 2 (Bandai Namco Entertainment, available March 13)
MY HERO ONE’S JUSTICE 2 DELUXE EDITION (Bandai Namco Entertainment, available March 13)
Play through the anime and experience memorable fights as you relive iconic scenes. Pick up after the finish of MY HERO ONE’S JUSTICE and see what happens to Deku and the class at UA.

The cast from MY HERO ONE’S JUSTICE are back and they’re now joined by newly added characters from the series. With all-new playable characters, build your dream team with your favorite hero or villain.

Fight to build up your PLUS ULTRA meter and pull off quirks in special combos that goes beyond!

Downloadable Content

TINY METAL: FULL METAL RUMBLE - Caesar's Rescue (Area 35) - Free
TINY METAL: FULL METAL RUMBLE - Will of the Shogun  (Area 35) - €3.99/£3.59

Talisman: Digital Edition - Character Pack #1 (Nomad Games) - €4.19/£3.79
Talisman: Digital Edition - Character Pack #2 (Nomad Games) - €4.19/£3.79
Talisman: Digital Edition - Character Pack #3 (Nomad Games) - €4.19/£3.79
Talisman: Digital Edition - Character Pack #4 (Nomad Games) - €4.19/£3.79
Talisman: Digital Edition - Character Pack #5 (Nomad Games) - €4.19/£3.79
Talisman: Digital Edition - Character Pack #6 (Nomad Games) - €4.19/£3.79
Talisman: Digital Edition - Digital Exclusive Expansion Pack (Nomad Games) - €14.99/£13.49
Talisman: Digital Edition - Expansion Pack #1 (Nomad Games) - €19.99/£17.99
Talisman: Digital Edition - Expansion Pack #2 (Nomad Games) - €14.99/£13.49
Talisman: Digital Edition - Expansion Pack #3 (Nomad Games) - €14.99/£13.49

MISTOVER - Dr. Faust's Otherworldly Adventure (KRAFTON) - €4.99/£3.99

OVERPASS Smart Start Pack (NACON) - €2.99/£2.59
OVERPASS Expert Vehicles Pack (NACON) - €6.99/£6.19
OVERPASS Yamaha Special Pack (NACON) - €5.99/£5.29
OVERPASS Drive With Style (NACON) - €2.99/£2.59

Mystic Vale - Mana Storm (Nomad Games) - €6.59/£5.95
Mystic Vale - Vale of the Wild (Nomad Games) - €6.59/£5.95

GROOVE COASTER WAI WAI PARTY!!!! - Touhou Project Arrangement Pack 3 (TAITO) - €14.99/£12.99

RICO - Breakout (Rising Star Games) - €4.99/£4.19

Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum'n'Fun! - Song ''Dramaturgy'' (Bandai Namco Entertainment) - €0.99/£0.79
Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum'n'Fun! - Late Night Anime Pack (Bandai Namco Entertainment) - €4.99/£3.99

YOGA MASTER - Meditation Music Pack 1 (My World, available March 13) - Free

Langrisser I & II - Legacy BGM Pack (NIS America, available March 13) - €9.99/£8.99


NinNinDays (Quereate)
In this romantic adventure game set in Akihabara, you'll laugh and you'll cry over the entertaining lifetyle of a female ninja and the main character's cohabitation!

Brotherhood United (Silesia Games)
When the time of crisis comes and one of your friends is captured, you gotta stand your ground and fight for your partners. When someone messes with the brotherhood, you make sure they pay for that, no matter what.

Categories: Top Stories, Consoles
Tags: switch


Nothing interesting for me this. Wound up getting Murder By Numbers yesterday so that should keep me busy.


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