Nintendo eShop Charts – October 16th, 2018 – Mid-month Stats

Once again it’s time for a new rankings update! So let’s take a look at the top 30 eShop rankings in the UK, Japan, and the USA for the period between October 2nd through October 16th, as of 13:32 GMT. Also included is some great up and coming honorable mentions found in the top 100. UK 01. Super Mario Party (Nintendo) 02. Overcooked! Special Edition (Team 17) 03. Undertale (8-4) 04. Minecraft (Mojang / Microsoft) 05. Mega Man 11 (Capcom) 06. The Way Remastered (SONKA) 07. Stardew Valley (Chucklefish) 08. Hollow Knight (Team Cherry) 09. SEGA AGES: Sonic The Hedgehog (Sega) 10. Overcooked! 2 (Team 17) | 20% Off 11. Worms W.M.D. (Team 17) 12. Mark of the Ninja: Remastered (Klei Entertainment) 13. The World Ends with You – Final Remix – (Nintendo) 14. The Escapists 2 (Team 17) 15. Plague Road (Arcade Distillery) | 91% Off 16. Rocket League (Psyonix) 17. […]

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Milestone and Feld Entertainment, Inc today announce Monster Energy Supercross – The Official Videogame 2

Experience the exciting life of a Supercross Champion and challenge top athletes from the 2018 season MILAN, Italy/ ELLENTON, Fla., (Oct. 15, 2018) – Milestone, one of the leading racing game developers in the world, and Feld Entertainment, Inc., the worldwide leader in producing and presenting live touring family entertainment and motor sports events, are proud to announce Monster Energy Supercross – The Official Videogame 2.  In this new release, globally available on Feb. 8, 2019 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows PC/STEAM and Nintendo Switch, players will step into the boots of an official Supercross Champion and experience the exciting life of a professional athlete in the most competitive and highest profile off-road motorcycle racing championship in the world. The new edition puts players at the center of the game with a renewed career mode, enhanced track editor, additional training compounds and improved playability: A new “career” mode. To become a real professional racer, being fast on the track […]

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SkyScrappers Coming Soon to Nintendo Switch

Action-packed classic arcade-style multiplayer with vertical orientation arriving on eShops October 29th Bristol, United Kingdom, October 15th, 2018 – Ground Shatter and Ant Workshop today announce that classic arcade-style, multiplayer fighting game, SkyScrappers, will release on Nintendo Switch on the 29th of October with exclusive vertical “Tate” mode and is available to pre-order now. There exists a secret group of international risk-takers who seek skyscrapers planned for demolition to use as their playground, as they fight one another and race skyward through falling debris before the building crashes to the ground… or they do. SkyScrappers thrusts players into the heart of exploding skyscrapers, where they must race, scrap and scale their way up crumbling brickwork in the ultimate daredevil race to the top. Players must time their ascent to navigate treacherous debris and utilize falling platforms while attacking their opponents to force them to the bottom. SkyScrappers includes two-four player local multiplayer […]

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Summon Up a Nintendo Switch Bundle with Diablo III: Eternal Collection Starting Nov. 2

The devil is literally in the details of a new Nintendo Switch bundle featuring Blizzard’s legendary game Diablo III: Eternal Collection, launching exclusively at GameStop on Nov. 2. Fans who pick up the devilish bundle will receive a Nintendo Switch system and dock featuring Diablo III artwork, a download code for the Diablo III: Eternal Collection game and a themed carrying case, all at a suggested retail price of $359.99. Diablo III: Eternal Collection contains the full classic game, as well as all of its expansion content: Rise of the Necromancer and Reaper of Souls. In addition, fans who play the Nintendo Switch version will receive in-game items that are only available on Nintendo’s hit console. These in-game bonuses include a variety of items from The Legend of Zelda series, including Ganondorf Transmog Armor, a companion Cucco pet and a Golden Triforce Portrait Frame. In Diablo III: Eternal Collection, players choose between one of seven classes, including Barbarian, Crusader, Demon Hunter, […]

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Luigi’s Mansion

Luigi’s Mansion – Now Available!

Can poor Luigi survive in a haunted house and save Mario? Not without your help! Solve petrifying puzzles and suck up all the spooky spirits in the Luigi’s Mansion™ game, available now for the Nintendo 3DS™ family of systems. Follow a map on the touchscreen, shine a flashlight, blow fire, shoot water, stun ghosts, and trap them…before Mario is trapped forever! As you capture spirits with your Poltergust 3000, you could also rake in millions in hidden, in-game riches for our hard-luck hero. To learn more about the game, be sure to check out the official website, luigismansion.nintendo.com. Time to suck those suckers up because Luigi is back in the first portable version of this spooky classic. After winning a mansion in a contest he didn’t enter, he must beat its many bosses and puzzles. Follow a map on the touchscreen, shine a flashlight, blow fire, shoot water, stun ghosts, and […]

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Animal Crossing Pocket Camp / Pokémon crossover event starring Eevee from Pokémon

Project Eevee Crossover Event On Now!

An Animal Crossing Pocket Camp / Pokémon crossover event starring Eevee from Pokémon has begun! To celebrate, we’re sending all players an Eevee hood! Note: The gift has already been sent to your mailbox. It’s available from 10/11/18 at 11:00 p.m. to 11/11/18 at 10:59 p.m. The Poké Ball Scavenger Hunt starts today, too! This time you’ll be hunting for Poké Balls from Pokémon! Gather the Poké Balls that are scattered around the map. Once you’ve collected enough Poké Balls, you can use them to craft Eevee items! Event Schedule: From 10/11/18 at 11:00 p.m. to 10/22/18 at 10:59 p.m. Note: For more details about each event, please check the in-app notices.

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TETRIS

9th Annual Classic Tetris World Championship, Oct 20-21 in Portland, OR

TETRIS® CHAMPS BATTLE FOR SUPREMACY AT THE 9TH ANNUAL CLASSIC TETRIS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, OCTOBER 20-21 IN PORTLAND, OR WHAT: Will Jonas Neubauer once again hold on to his 7-time Tetris champion title? From across North America, Europe and Asia, players are preparing to partake in one of the most heated Tetris battles in the world of video games – the annual Classic Tetris World Championship (CTWC).  On Oct. 20 and 21 in Portland, OR, the 9th annual CTWC, organized by avid fans of the 1989 NES version of the game, comes to the Oregon Convention Center during the Portland Retro Gaming Expo. 2018 competitors will include: returning champions Jonas Neubauer (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2017) and Harry Hong (2014), European champion Svavar Gunnar Gunnarsson, Japanese Tetris Grand Master Koryan, and many other players featured in the award-winning documentary Ecstasy of Order: The Tetris Masters. Entry fee for the CTWC is $20. Entrants can make as […]

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Zarvot

Zarvot, a game about cubes, friendship and rivalry, debuts exclusively on Nintendo Switch October 18th

It’s hip to be square New York City, United States – October 11th, 2018 – New York-based independent studio, snowhydra games will debut its long-awaited quirky arcade shooter Zarvot on the Nintendo Switch eShop October 18th for $19.99. Zarvot is a whimsical game about cubes that sometimes love and sometimes hate each other. Featuring ultra responsive controls rendered at a silky smooth 60fps, Zarvot tasks players with blitzing around as an uncannily anthropomorphic cube, capable of shooting, evading, double jumping, and spinning into opponents with furious relish. Zarvot features five competitive multiplayer modes ranging from classic Deathmatch, to a sushi collecting scramble, to the Switch-exclusive Joy-Vot wherein one player spawns in enemies to fight their friends. Each match is set in a fully destructible arena full of breakable walls, deathly hazards, and moody weather effects. Additionally, Zarvot features an entire story-driven single-player campaign, as players assume the role of affable cube Charcoal who goes on a journey with their […]

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Gal Metal

Free-Form Rhythm Rocker Gal Metal Gets a North American Gig on October 30

XSEED Games Announces a Launch Date for Developer DMM GAMES’ Unique Nintendo Switch Exclusive, Opens Preorders for ‘World Tour’ Retail Edition with Sticker Sheet and Bundled DLC Torrance, Calif. – October 11, 2018 – XSEED Games, the independent-minded publishing brand of Marvelous USA, Inc., today announced that Gal Metal, the free-form rhythm title from developer DMM GAMES, will launch digitally and at retail for Nintendo SwitchTM on Tuesday, October 30. The game will be available digitally on the Nintendo eShop for $29.99, with the “Encore Pack” DLC available on the same day for $9.99 adding five new characters, each with their own unique story episode and song. Fans can pre-purchase the game from the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch starting October 18. Get ready to rock out using the Joy-ConTM controller to create unique rhythms by way of easy-to-learn yet difficult-to-master drumlines. Hardcore metalheads can preorder the “World Tour Edition” of Gal Metal at select retailers […]

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