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.
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.
Customers in the U.S. and Canada ages 18 and older can also link a PayPal account to their Nintendo Account to purchase digital games and content for the Nintendo Switch family of systems both on-device and from the Nintendo website.
This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following content:
Featured Games in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch:
EA SPORTS FC 24 – EA SPORTS FC 24 is a new era for The World’s Game, with a revolutionized Frostbite Engine powering the most true-to-football experience ever.
Plus, a full Ultimate Team experience which welcomes women’s footballers to the pitch, VOLTA FOOTBALL and Clubs onto the Nintendo Switch system.
EA SPORTS FC 24 is available Sept. 29.
COCOON – From Jeppe Carlsen, the lead gameplay designer of LIMBO and INSIDE, COCOON is a unique take on the puzzle adventure genre, where each world exists within an orb that you can carry on your back.
Wrap your head around the core mechanic of leaping between worlds — and combine, manipulate and rearrange them to solve intricate puzzles and unravel a cosmic mystery.
COCOON is available Sept. 29.
Disgaea 7: Vows of the Virtueless – The demonic realm of Hinomoto is changing and the days of noble warriors are numbered.
Caught up in the commotion, the lazy warrior Fuji and bushido fangirl Pirilika find unlikely allies in each other as they fight against a tyrannical regime while discovering the meaning of honor and redemption!
Begin your epic SRPG adventure Oct. 3.
Silent Hope – Seven wordless warriors must work together to find the reclusive King.
In this action RPG, you’ll explore the Abyss and its ever-changing dungeons with seven silent heroes, each with their own abilities and fighting styles.
After each dungeon run, you’ll return with your treasures and craft better equipment to dive deeper and grow stronger, leveling up your heroes to tackle the challenging bosses lurking in the depths.
Silent Hope launches on Nintendo Switch Oct. 3.
Also new this week in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch:
4x4 Mud – Offroad Car Simulator & Truck – Available Sept. 30
A Tiny Sticker Tale – Available Oct. 4
AirJet Fighter Sky Dominators: Aerial Assault
Ancient Mahjong – Available Sept. 29
ANGEL WHISPER – The Suspense Visual Novel Left Behind by a Game Creator.
Anime Poly Puzzle – Sci-Fi Maidens
Arcade Archives STRIKE GUNNER
Before the Night
Bilkins’ Folly – Available Oct. 2
Crimson Song – Yuri Visual Novel
Crowns and Pawns: Kingdom of Deceit
Deflector – Available Sept. 29
Digitris – Available Sept. 29
Dinobreak – Available Oct. 4
Diorama Dungeoncrawl – Master of the Living Castle – Available Oct. 4
Dolphin Spirit – Ocean Mission
Fate/Samurai Remnant – Available Sept. 29
Firefighting Simulator – The Squad
Foot Clinic – Available Sept. 29
Forgive Me Father
Games Advent Calendar – 25 Days – 25 Surprises
Haunted Zombie Slaughter 2
Humans vs Tigers – Available Sept. 29
Humvee Assault: War 3D FPS
Indoor Kickball – Available Sept. 29
Kumakichi’s Birth ☆ Destruction God
Lord of the Click: Interstellar Wars
Love Kuesuto – Available Sept. 29
Mechs V Kaijus
My Heart Grows Fonder – Available Sept. 29
NINJA KIDZ: TIME MASTERS – Available Sept. 29
Pan-Dimensional Conga Combat
PAW Patrol World – Available Sept. 29
PictoPull – Available Oct. 3
Rise of the Triad: Ludicrous Edition – Available Sept. 29
RPG Bundle – Available Sept. 29
Samurai – Japan Warrior Fighter
Sudoku for Kids
Supfly Delivery Simulator – Available Sept. 30
Survivor – Castaway Island – Available Oct. 3
Synergia – NextGen Edition – Available Oct. 3
TAISHO x ALICE: HEADS & TAILS
Telenet Shooting Collection
The Crisis Zone
Virtual Mom – Job Simulator Manager – Available Oct. 1
World of Outlaws: Dirt Racing ‘23 Edition – Available Oct. 3
Next Stop ... Eastward! – Discover the wonderfully weird world of Eastward. Escape the tyrannical clutches of a subterranean society and join John and Sam – Eastward’s unlikely duo – on an exciting adventure to the land above. Until Oct. 3 at 11:59 p.m. PT, Nintendo Switch Online members can combine John’s combat skills and Sam’s special kinetic powers to solve dungeon puzzles, take down unusual enemies and survive the deadly miasma. Nintendo Switch Online members can also earn 100 My Nintendo Platinum Points* by participating. As an added bonus, for a limited time anyone can purchase this digital title for 50% off. This sale ends Oct. 10 at 11:59 p.m. PT.
Nintendo eShop sales on Nintendo Switch:
- Spike Chunsoft, Inc. Publisher Sale – Save up to 85% on Spike Chunsoft. Inc. titles, from Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc Anniversary Edition to AI: THE SOMNIUM FILES! This sale ends Oct. 8 at 11:59 p.m. PT. For more information, visit https://www.nintendo.com/store/sales-and-deals/.
Nintendo Switch Online is a paid membership service that allows members to team up or face off online in compatible Nintendo Switch games, such as Splatoon 3, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Nintendo Switch Sports. Members also enjoy a curated library of classic NES, Super NES and Game Boy games, including Super Mario Bros. 3, Super Metroid, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past and Kirby’s Dream Land, among many others. To find out more about the benefits that come with Nintendo Switch Online, to view membership options and to learn about a free seven-day trial for new users, visit https://www.nintendo.com/switch/online/
With a Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership, players get access to even more benefits, including a library of Nintendo 64 games with added online play for up to four players (additional accessories may be required for multiplayer mode; sold separately), a library of select Game Boy Advance games, Animal Crossing: New Horizons - Happy Home Paradise DLC, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass DLC, Splatoon 2: Octo Expansion DLC (full version of game required to use DLC for that game; sold separately) and retro SEGA Genesis games.
My Nintendo members can earn Gold Points on eligible digital purchases. Already have Gold Points? Redeem them toward your next digital purchase of Nintendo Switch games and DLC on Nintendo eShop. Visit https://my.nintendo.com/reward_categories for more details
Remember that the Nintendo Switch features parental controls that let adults manage some of the content their children can access. Nintendo Switch players who register a Nintendo Account gain access to free-to-start games and free game demos from Nintendo eShop, and also get the latest news and information direct from Nintendo. For more information about parental controls on Nintendo Switch and other features, visit https://play.nintendo.com/parents/crash-courses/parental-controls/ and https://www.nintendo.com/switch/.
* A Nintendo Account is required to receive and redeem points. Terms apply (https://accounts.nintendo.com/term_point).