Nintendo eShop Update – Life is Strange: True Colors, Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon, Loop Hero

This week’s Nintendo eShop update is a little subdued compared to some of those monster updates from the past few months, but there’s still plenty more options for everyone to discover.

Some highlights include Life is Strange: True Colors, Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon, Loop Hero, Wytchwood, Asteroids: Recharged, Monster Rancher 1 & 2 DX, Paper Mario for Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pass subscribers and more!

Check out the full list below, and also check out the updated list from Nintendo’s Game Store, here.

This week’s Nintendo download includes the following content:

  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch
      • Life is Strange: True Colors – A bold new era of the award-winning Life is Strange series begins, with a new playable main character and an exciting mystery to solve in Life is Strange: True Colors! Alex Chen has long suppressed her “curse”: the supernatural ability to sense, absorb, and manipulate the strong emotions of others, which she sees as blazing, colorful auras. When his brother dies in a so-called accident, Alex must embrace his unstable power to uncover the truth and uncover the dark secrets buried by a small town.
      • Shovel Knight’s Pocket Dungeon – Dive with Shovel Knight into the depths of the Pocket Dungeon in an action-packed mix of adventure and puzzle like no other! Join your mysterious Puzzle Knight guide as you shovel through piles of enemies, acquire new gear, and battle familiar and new bosses. Explore a tale of endless twists, search for your favorite heroes, and even challenge a friend to a quick one-on-one competition in Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon. Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon will be available on December 13. Pre-order today on Nintendo eShop!
      • loop hero – The Lich has thrown the world into a timeless loop and plunged its inhabitants into endless chaos. In Loop Hero, use an expanding deck of mystical cards to place enemies, buildings, and terrain along each unique expedition loop for the brave hero. Collect and equip powerful loot for each hero class for their battles, and expand the camp of survivors to strengthen each adventure through the loop. Unlock new classes, maps, perks, and sneaky guardians in your quest to break the endless cycle of despair.
      • Wytchwood – Research and concoct devious spells and sorceries in this crafting adventure game set in an expressive land of gothic fables and fairy tales. As a mysterious old witch of the woods, you’ll explore a strange countryside, collect magical ingredients, brew wizarding enchantments, and pass your twisted judgment on a capricious cast of characters and creatures. After all, how will they ever learn if you don’t teach them the moral of the story?
  • Nintendo 64 – Nintendo Switch Online
    • paper mario – Experience the Nintendo 64 classic that launched the entire Paper Mario series, now on Nintendo Switch for the very first time. Get ready for a completely hilarious adventure, from the tropical jungles of Lavalava Island to the icy heights of Shiver Mountain. Bowser fled with the magic Star Rod and lifted Peach’s castle into the sky with the help of Kammy Koopa. Who’s gonna stop him now? Can you rise to the occasion and pull off a storybook ending? This memorable journey will be playable with a Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership on December 10.
  • Spotlight on digital
    • Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker – If you love Toad-ally’s outrageous hijinks in Paper Mario’s colorful Toad Town, and want even more Toad in your life, then you’re in luck! You can check out the Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker game on the Nintendo Switch console for a puzzle adventure brimming with personality. Captain Toad stars in his own puzzling quest where he’ll avoid danger and hunt for treasure on dozens and dozens of trap-filled courses. As you recover the treasure stolen by the monstrous and greedy bird, Wingo, you can eventually play as Toadette too! You can point your headlamp into adventure today with a free demo, or purchase the full Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker game now from Nintendo eShop.

Nintendo eShop sales:

  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

Also new this week in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch:

In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems. Nintendo adds new games to the Nintendo eShop every week, which offers a variety of options for the Nintendo Switch family of consoles, the Wii U console, and the Nintendo 3DS family of consoles.

Timothy C. Mayo