Nintendo eShop Update: PAC-MAN WORLD Re-PAC, TMNT: The Cowabunga Collection

There’s a bit of a retro theme to this week’s eShop update.

The week is headlined by a trio of older games spending a bit more time in the sun. PAC-MAN WORLD Re-PAC is a remake of the 1999 game that found the iconic arcade pellet-muncher making the leap to 3D platforming, while Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Cowabunga Collection brings together 13 Konami games classics. On top of that, Prinny Presents NIS Classics Volume 3 features a re-release of a game originally released on the first PlayStation (Rhapsody: A Musical Adventure) and another released for the first time on the PS2 (La Pucelle: Ragnarok).

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
    • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Cowabunga CollectionTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Cowabunga Collection brings together 13 classic Konami TMNT games in one amazing package. This collection gives gamers the chance to experience these fan-favorite titles on Nintendo Switch and includes new quality of life features like Online Play* for select games and Local Couch Play, Anytime Save and Rewind, button mapping and TMNT media history. contents. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Cowabunga Collection will be available on August 30.
    • PAC-MAN WORLD Re-PAC – First release in 1999, THE PAC-MAN WORLD saw PAC-MAN’s thrilling debut in the 3D platforming genre. Now, the remaster fans have been asking for is almost here! In PAC-MAN WORLD Re-PAC, PAC-MAN’s family has been kidnapped! To rescue them, he leaves for Ghost Island. Smash enemies with PAC-DOTS, rev-roll, butt-bounce and…a giant PAC-MAN?! From high-speed chases to galactic escapades, players will explore all kinds of wacky levels. PAC-MAN WORLD Re-PAC will be available on August 26.
    • Prinny presents NIS Classics Volume 3: La Pucelle: Ragnarok / Rhapsody: A Musical Adventure – Join your friend Prinny to discover the history of the NIS with Prinny presents NIS Classics Volume 3: La Pucelle: Ragnarok / Rhapsody: A Musical Adventure. For the first time in the West, you will be able to discover The Maid: Ragnarök, now loaded with additional content, including new scenarios, new recruits, and DLC characters. It even has new voices, new music and fast travel, dood! Next, explore the forerunner of Disgaea series with strategy-RPG Rhapsody: a musical adventure. Sharper graphics and image optimization bring this classic into the present. Discover the history of NIS with this awesome two-pack, dood! Prinny presents NIS Classics Volume 3: La Pucelle: Ragnarok / Rhapsody: A Musical Adventure will be available on August 30.

Activities:

  • Earn double gold points with the digital version of Splaton 3 – Here is a new opportunity for you! For a limited time, you can earn double My Nintendo Gold Points on the digital version of the Splaton 3 Game. This means you can earn 10% in Gold Points, which you can then use towards your next qualifying digital game or downloadable content. Already digitally pre-ordered? These points happen to you too – booyah! Offer ends September 30 at 11:59 PM PT.**

Demos:

  • Splatoon 3: Splatfest World Premiere – The Splaton 3 the game launches on September 9, and for those of you looking to plunge your tentacles into the game’s newly updated Splatfest battles, here’s your first chance! The Splatoon 3: Splatfest World Premiere The demo is now available for free download from Nintendo eShop and My Nintendo Store, and is open to all Nintendo Switch Online members. Download the demo today to access a tutorial and learn the basics. Then choose a Splatfest team – Rock, Paper or Scissors – and get ready to splat! The 12-hour demo starts on August 27. From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. PT, ink the turf against one team at a time. Then, from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., take on the new Splatfest Tricolor Turf War battles. This 4-v-2-v-2 format brings a new kind of colorful mayhem to Splatfests. Players without an existing Nintendo Switch Online membership can claim a seven-day free trial that will give them access to the Splatoon 3: Splatfest World Premiere demonstration event. After downloading the demo, you will receive an email with a Nintendo eShop code for your free trial.

Activities:

  • New prizes for 10 lucky winners! – Enter for a chance to win*** a splat-tastic prize pack in My Nintendo Splaton 3 Sweepstakes! Prices include custom packaging Splaton 3 Inked Up Mini Locker, a Splaton 3 themed Vault Case for the Nintendo Switch console, a Splaton 3 a bottle of water and a tablecloth Splaton 3 Rolltop Ink Battle backpack. My Nintendo members can redeem 10 My Nintendo Platinum Points to enter, with a maximum of three total entries. Ten lucky winners will be selected. Visit https://my.nintendo.com/rewards/8c4a1871926eb0e3 to enter today!
  • Delicious Kirby Rewards – My Nintendo members can redeem Platinum Points** for rewards based on Kirby’s Dream Buffet Game! Members can redeem 30 Platinum Points now for a printable pop-up card for birthdays, holidays, or any other sweet event, complete with delicious Kirby-themed eye candy. Plus, an adorable Kirby keychain is on the way. Start saving up your My Nintendo Platinum Points so you can take Kirby wherever you ride. For more information, visit https://my.nintendo.com/news/7512e47cf160f3c9.

Nintendo eShop sales:

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

Also new this week in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch:

Timothy C. Mayo