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Who will be the fastest Smurf in town? Following the Global Smurfs Day, publisher Microids and IMPS, the Smurfs world license holder, have unveiled the next game they are collaborating on, called Smurfs Kart! Discover the first visuals for this new dynamic racing game set in the colorful Smurfs’ universe. The Smurfs Kart game is being developed by Eden Games, well-known for its iconic racing games (Gear.Club Unlimited, Test Drive Unlimited, V-Rally…), and will launch on Nintendo Switch this Winter in digital and retail versions. It’s time to heat up your engines! Choose your Smurf – each one having their own kart and unique ability – and take part in wild races! Start off strong, find shortcuts, use the right items at the right time to pass your opponents and become the village’s best kart driver! Play Smurfs Kart solo or with friends and family, should you be a beginner or the most trained driver… get […]

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Sixty Words by POWGI out on Switch, PlayStation, and Xbox this week

Lightwood Games was thrilled to announce details of their latest word game, Sixty Words by POWGI. It’s a much-requested (and slightly larger) follow-up to 2019’s Fifty Words by POWGI. This is a unique type of word search puzzle: there’s no grid, no wrong letters and no list of words to find. Each puzzle just contains 60 intertwined words, connected by a theme. As players discover the words, they paint them with a rainbow of vibrant highlights to create a unique, often stunning, result. Sixty Words by POWGI is less challenging than many of our word puzzles, designed to aid mindfulness and spark creativity, through a relaxing experience of word exploration in a sea of color. Some puzzles are shaped and some simply sprawl, but the end result each time is a piece of color-blended art, created individually by the player. The Sixty Words by POWGI game will be released on […]

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WORTH LIFE Coming July 14th, 2022

Japanese game studio Hakama Inc. was excited to announce the upcoming release of their latest game, WORTH LIFE for the Nintendo Switch™, on July 14th, 2022. WORTH LIFE will be available to pre-order on the Nintendo eShop from July 7th, with an early bird discount of 20% off until July 27th.   Two seasoned professionals of the farming and life simulation genre—producer Yoshifumi Hashimoto and artist Igusa Matsuyama—have come together to create WORTH LIFE, a side-scrolling fantasy RPG. Playing as one of 30 individuals summoned by the king, WORTH LIFE sees you set off on a journey to save the kingdom from a terrible fate. During your quest, you’ll be able to raise crops on vacant lots you come across, and build houses for people in need. You’ll even be able to take up your sword and bow to face off against monsters. Forge your own path to restoring prosperity and happiness to the kingdom! Play […]

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Save on a Large Selection of Games With the Nintendo eShop Big Ol' Super Sale

Save on a Large Selection of Games With the Nintendo eShop Big Ol’ Super Sale

Get ready for a limited-time offer on a wide variety of games because the Big Ol’ Super Sale is approaching! Starting now until July 6 at 11:59 p.m. PT, you can take advantage of a special promotion that even the mightiest boss can appreciate on the digital versions of select Nintendo Switch games. With discounts up to 50%, these offers will help you expand your Nintendo Switch library and kick off your summer with new adventures to enjoy! Save on a range of Nintendo Switch games in Nintendo eShop Big Ol’ Super Sale, including critically acclaimed titles like Super Mario Odyssey, ASSASSIN’S CREED THE EZIO COLLECTION, The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, STAR WARS: Knights of the Old Republic, Just Dance 2022 and Super Mario Maker 2. For the full listing of games on sale, which can be purchased and downloaded directly from, head to Nintendo eShop on the Nintendo Switch system or visit […]

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Steve Jackson's Sorcery!

Time to embark on a grand fantasy adventure to recover the Crown of Kings in Steve Jackson’s Sorcery!

We have some great news – Today, in cooperation with award-winning game studio inkle, No Gravity Games released the acclaimed Steve Jackson’s Sorcery! Series on multiple platforms, including Nintendo Switch, Xbox, and Playstation! Check out the release date video prepared especially for this occasion. Spun off from the beloved gamebooks of the 1980s, Steve Jackson’s Sorcery! takes players on an epic fantasy quest to recover the stolen Crown of Kings. Playing as either a male or female hero, explore a beautifully illustrated world filled with unique and memorable encounters, vicious traps, magic spells, strategic turn-based combat, and moral tests that can make or break a hero. Every decision you make is used to pen your own distinct adventure, and with each chapter building on the last, you can continue with the same character to experience story outcomes in later chapters related to choices made early on. inkle released Steve Jackson’s […]

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The Gallery

Two Decades. Two Identities. It’s Going to Take Everything You’ve Got to Survive the Night. Explosive New Trailer Released for The Gallery

Navigate a story full of mystery and intrigue in the thrilling new FMV/Live Action Game and Interactive Film Hybrid. Aviary Studios was thrilled to unveil the official trailer for The Gallery, the highly anticipated FMV/live action video game and interactive film hybrid, written and directed by Paul Raschid, one of the most prolific creatives in this space. Scheduled for release from 1st August, 2022 on Steam (PC and Mac), Nintendo Switch, Xbox and PlayStation consoles, iOS and Android platforms. The Gallery is a thrilling combination of hostage thriller and social drama with a dash of world film festival cinema aesthetic. This new, intense trailer has been created to engage both gamers and interactive film fans with its blend of powerful visuals depicting the games’ two time periods – 1981 and 2021, both of which are of considerable political, social and cultural significance in UK history. Filmed over a 6 week period in February and March, […]

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Nintendo Download, June 23, 2022: Three Hopes for Fódlan’s Future

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 Download adds new games weekly to Nintendo eShop, which offers a variety of options for the Nintendo Switch family of systems, the Wii U console and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems. Nintendo eShop is a cash-based service that features a wide variety of content, including new and classic games, applications and demos. Users can add money to their account balances by using a credit card or purchasing a Nintendo eShop Card at a retail store and entering the code from the card. All funds from one card must be loaded in Nintendo eShop on the Nintendo Switch family of systems, Wii U or the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, but can be used in any Nintendo eShop if the systems are linked to a […]

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Follow the Main Characters of Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Through a Captivating Tour of the Game’s World and Story in a 25-Minute Video Filled With Gameplay and Features In a new Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Direct video presentation today, Nintendo unveiled nearly 25 minutes of new footage featuring monstrous foes, intriguing personalities and sweeping locales from the upcoming game. The Xenoblade Chronicles 3 game launches for the Nintendo Switch family of systems on July 29, but today you can catch an early glimpse at the chain of events that sends Noah, Mio and their fellow soldiers on a grand journey of fate! View the Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Direct video in its entirety. As the latest entry in the critically acclaimed role-playing series, Xenoblade Chronicles 3 connects the futures of the two previous mainline Xenoblade Chronicles games. Xenoblade Chronicles 3 can also serve as an entry point for anyone looking to become engrossed in an immense RPG world with dynamic characters, a rich narrative and […]

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Step Right Up for Circus Electrique’s New Gameplay Overview Trailer

Get your first in-depth look at the turn-based, tactical RPG coming to PC and consoles later this year Zen Studios and Saber Interactive have released a new gameplay overview trailer for Circus Electrique, the original turn-based, tactical RPG set in a steampunk Victorian London. Today’s video, narrated by the game’s Lead Writer Chris Baker, gives you a first-look tour of the greatest show in London, where you’ll have to defend the city from maddened citizens by using unique carnival talents, recruiting new entertainers, correctly utilizing the right abilities, tactics, positioning and much more! Gameplay Overview Trailer. Circus Electrique is part story-driven RPG, part tactics, part circus management, and completely enthralling – all with a steampunk twist. When everyday Londoners mysteriously turn into vicious killers, it’s up to the circus’ lineup of Strongmen, Fire Blowers, Clowns and other performers to save the city in tactical turn-based 4v4 battles. With 15 playable classes […]

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REDO! Launches today on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation, and Xbox

REDO!, a brand new dark indie adventure inspired by the works of Tsutomu Nihei and Lovecraft launches on PlayStation, Xbox Series X|S and Nintendo Switch today! Explore a dangerours world filled with deadly biomachines, and as the last human alive uncover the mysteries hidden in this sci-fi world.. Battle Biomachines as the Last Human Alive as REDO! Launches On PlayStation, Xbox Series X|S and Nintendo Switch Today Get lost in the dystopian world of REDO! this summer  Robson Paiva and Top Hat Studios today launched their sci fi action-adventure game REDO! on Playstation 4/5, Xbox Series X|S, and Nintendo Switch. REDO! is an atmospheric, non-linear RPG adventure where a girl searches for another human in a futuristic cityscape. Check out the world of REDO! in the launch trailer. (Please note, these won’t go live until 5pm BST.) Featuring retro graphics and an experimental score, the ambient and evocative world of REDO! comes to life as players […]

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Potion Permit

Open-Ended Sim RPG Potion Permit is Coming to PC and Consoles on September 22nd, 2022!

Today, PQube and developer MassHive Media are excited to announce that Potion Permit will be released on PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series S/X and Nintendo Switch on September 22nd, 2022! Check out the Potion Permit Release Date Trailer. As the Medical Associations most accomplished chemist, help the residents when they fall ill and use your skills to cure them! Diagnose symptoms and decide which cure to craft Collect ingredients from the environment and by hunting monsters Brew remedies in your cauldron to gain experience and unlock higher level recipes Build relationships with the villagers and upgrade the town as your approval grows! You didn’t relocate to Moonbury alone! With you every step of the way is your loyal dog, who can help you locate hidden items and more! ‘Potion Permit’ will be released on Steam, GOG, Epic Games Store, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One and Xbox Series S/X on September 22nd, 2022! The town of Moonbury has always been wary of the advances of the outside world, preferring to rely […]

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Firegirl: Hack 'n Splash Rescue DX

Relight My Fire! Firegirl: Hack ‘n Splash Rescue DX blazes onto Nintendo Switch and consoles today

Overhauled version of firefighting roguelite rescue platformer coming to PlayStation, Xbox and Switch Thunderful & Dejima are excited to announce the deluxe version of roguelite indie firefighter Firegirl: Hack ‘n Splash Rescue. Firegirl: Hack ‘n Splash Rescue DX is out now on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S and Nintendo Switch, with the PC version of the game also updated to the DX version. Firegirl: Hack ‘n Splash Rescue DX is an overhauled and rebalanced version of the game that hit PC late last year. It offers new enemies, reworked environments, a rebalanced difficulty curve, a streamlined upgrade tree, improved level design and much more. Thanks to these tweaks, a play style focused on extinguishing enemies is now more viable, with players now receiving more additional time for extinguishing fiery foes. Players will find that exits are now easier to discover, water refills will be more readily available when […]

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Shadowrun Trilogy

Shadowrun Trilogy Now Available for Nintendo Switch and Consoles

Classic Cyberpunk RPG Series Arrives on Switch, Xbox, and PlayStation Paradox Interactive, a publisher and developer of games that do not yet require datajacks, today announced the release of the Shadowrun Trilogy for all console platforms. Available today on the Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5, the Shadowrun Trilogy is a collection of three critically acclaimed role-playing games in the iconic fantasy-cyberpunk Shadowrun setting, originally developed and released on PC by Harebrained Schemes. All three games have been updated for console players with upscaled graphics, improved performance, and controller-optimized gameplay, and are available digitally via the platforms’ online stores. Originally funded via Kickstarter in just 28 hours, and the first Kickstarter-funded game to launch after raising over $1 million, Shadowrun Returns is a story-rich RPG with turn-based tactical combat set in the celebrated Shadowrun universe. Designed by Jordan Weisman, the creator of the original Shadowrun tabletop RPG, Shadowrun Returns released to critical […]

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XEL, the Time-Hopping Sci-Fi Adventure, Gets a Release Date and All-New Gameplay Trailer

A love letter to old-school Zelda titles, XEL arrives summer 2022 Time may not be linear, but we can confirm this XEL news is hot off the press as you’re reading this! Today, Assemble Entertainment and developer Tiny Roar are delighted to reveal the release date of the highly anticipated 3D action-adventure RPG, XEL, along with a new cinematic trailer previewing the game’s plot. Crash landing on Windows PC via Steam and GOG on 12th July and Nintendo Switch on July 14th, 2022, XEL tells the epic sci-fi journey of Reid, a young woman who becomes stranded on a strange and exotic alien world. Together with her spirited sidekick Chap, Reid must utilise her ability to jump through space and time to discover the dark secrets of the planet on which she’s landed, and what her connection is to it. Too excited to wait until July? Luckily, the first 30 minutes of this space odyssey […]

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Wreckfest Is At The Ready And Launches On Nintendo Switch Today!

Break the rules and take full-contact racing to the limit on the Nintendo Switch™ with awesome cars, intense action, and insane physics. As a demolition derby themed racing game, Wreckfest is jam-packed with upgrade and customization options: whether you are preparing for your next derby with reinforced bumpers, roll cages, and side protectors, or setting your car up for a banger race with different engine performance parts. Every crash gets rewarded, drive clean or totally mean, it’s up to you! Or take a school bus to a race and smash other cars to pieces! Watch the Wreckfest launch announcement trailer. The Nintendo Switch™ version offers two acquirable season packages additionally to the base game: Season 1 package includes 20 crazy and iconic vehicles, 20 insane roof decorations, and a car customization pack with new armor, rims, and more and costs $ 14.99 / € 14.99 / £ 11.99. Season 2 package grants […]

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Launch Schedule

2022 Schedule

  • Pokémon Legends: Arceus Switch 1/28/2022
  • TRIANGLE STRATEGY Switch 3/4/2022
  • Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp Switch Spring 2022
  • Kirby and the Forgotten Land Switch Spring 2022
  • Bayonetta 3 Switch 2022
  • Sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Switch 2022
  • Splatoon 3 Switch 2022