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:
Hogwarts Legacy – Your letter from Hogwarts arrives on Nov. 14. Take control of the action and be at the center of your own adventure in the wizarding world as you experience Hogwarts in the 1800s.
In this immersive, open-world action RPG, you’ll freely roam iconic areas like Hogwarts, Hogsmeade, the Forbidden Forest and the surrounding Overland area. Get sorted into your house, forge relationships and master skills to become the witch or wizard you want to be. Learn spells, brew potions, grow plants and tend to magical beasts along your journey.
Make allies, battle dark wizards and ultimately decide the fate of the wizarding world – your legacy is what you make of it.
Pre-order Hogwarts Legacy ahead of its launch on Nov. 14 and get a bonus Onyx Hippogriff!
Super Crazy Rhythm Castle – An unforgettably chaotic rhythm adventure is coming to the Nintendo Switch system! Time your button presses with the music to solve puzzles and battle bosses while rocking out to over 30 thrilling tracks, including songs from fan-favorite Konami games.
Can you perfect “Bloody Tears” and “Vampire Killer” from the Castlevania series?
Turn up the volume for Super Crazy Rhythm Castle when it launches on Nov. 14. Pre-orders are available now in Nintendo eShop and in the My Nintendo Store on Nintendo.com.
Also new this week in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch:
Air Twister – Available Nov. 10
Astral Ascent – Available Nov. 14
ATV Monster Racing Simulator Rally Cross
Bob the Elementalist – Available Nov. 10
Burning Secrets – A Bara Visual Novel – Available Nov. 10
CATAN – Console Edition
Claire: Extended Cut – Available Nov. 10
Cooking Arena – 8 in 1 Edition – Available Nov. 10
Double Dragon Advance
Football Manager 2024 Touch
Internet Cafe Mini Games 10 in 1
KarmaZoo – Available Nov. 14
Lily in Puzzle World – Available Nov. 15
Paper io 2: Animals Edition – Available Nov. 11
PeopleWillMoney – Available Nov. 11
Polyturbo Drift Racing Simulator – Available Nov. 10
Prison Break: Jail Escape Simulator
Rogue Glitch Ultra – Available Nov. 14
Sakura Alien 2 – Available Nov. 10
Slaughter: The Lost Outpost – Available Nov. 10
Spells & Secrets
Spirittea – Available Nov. 13
Super Double Dragon
The great battle of Shark Monkey Squirrel Dinossaur Bird Bee
The Trotties Adventure – Available Nov. 10
Urban Flow Diamond Edition – Available Nov. 10
Village Tycoon: Farm City Simulator – Available Nov. 10
Virche Evermore -ErroR: Salvation-
War Zone Soldier: Battle Royale Shooter
Zombies Rising Dawn – Available Nov. 15
Full Circuit – Wave 6 of the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass DLC* races in on Nov. 9, so get ready to rev up your engines! Ride among the reefs and ruins in Piranha Plant Cove, dodge falling boulders on the wild raceway of GCN DK Mountain and take a twisty, prismatic path to the finish line on Wii Rainbow Road, just to name a few. Plus, Diddy Kong, Pauline, Peachette and the bodacious Funky Kong will be added to the roster of racers! With this wave, all 48 additional courses will be available as the content circuit is completed, doubling the base game’s offerings to give players a whopping total of 96 courses from across the series to zoom through.
Stick to the Course – A new My Nintendo reward is cruising your way: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Vinyl Sticker Sheet No. 2! Decorate your laptop, windows and more with these fun stickers featuring Luigi, Yoshi and Daisy. For more information, visit https://my.nintendo.com/news/5f6e012bd9c34cbb.
A Cold Case – Does your coffee mysteriously get cold? Solve the case with an adorable Detective Pikachu Returns Cup Cozy! You can redeem 500 My Nintendo Platinum Points** to get this adorable item. For more information, visit https://my.nintendo.com/news/95c0df29f207d035.
Nintendo eShop sales on Nintendo Switch:
- Check out the full list of deals available this week at 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/.
* Full version of game required to use DLC. Sold separately.
** A Nintendo Account is required to receive and redeem points. Terms apply.