Nintendo eShop Charts – August 28th, 2018

Nintendo eShop Charts – Top 30s – August 28th, 2018

It’s time for another Nindies-focused presentation! …and for rankings updates, I guess. Let’s take a look at Top 30s in UK, Japan and USA for the period between August 14th to August 28th, as of 22:31 GMT. UK 01. Hollow Knight (Team Cherry) 02. Minecraft (Mojang / Microsoft) 03. Dead Cells (Motion Twin) 04. Okami HD (Capcom) 05. Overcooked! 2 (Team 17) 06. Stardew Valley (Chucklefish) 07. Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate (Capcom) 08. Bad North (Raw Fury) 09. Morphies Law (Cosmoscope) 10. Darkest Dungeon (Red Hook Studios) 11. Brawl (QubicGames) | 90% Off 12. Rocket League (Psyonix) 13. Octopath Traveler (Nintendo) 14. Arcade Archives: Vs. Super Mario Bros. (Hamster) 15. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo) 16. Prison Architect: Nintendo Switch Edition (Double Eleven) 17. Owlboy (D-Pad Studio) 18. Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes (Steel Crate Games) 19. The Flame in the Flood: Complete Edition (Curve) 20. One Strike (QubicGames) | 80% Off […]

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New Nintendo Bundles, Games and Controllers Open Up Holiday Shopping Possibilities

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Special Edition Bundle Launches on Dec. 7 REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 28, 2018 – Starting in September, Nintendo is launching a series of bundles, controllers and “starter pack” versions of games for Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems. These items, which range from a Special Edition of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate to a New Nintendo 2DS XL bundle in a chic new color, are great for every type of player … and all conveniently fit inside the average-size holiday stocking. “We want to give people a variety of options and price points when shopping for themselves or the Nintendo fans in their lives,” said Nintendo of America President and COO Reggie Fils-Aime. “Whether looking for a portable system for a first-time gamer or a cool controller to play Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Nintendo has great gifts for all ages this holiday season.” Some of the new Nintendo products that will launch […]

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Nintendo at gamescom 2018

NINTENDO KICKS OFF GAMESCOM WITH NEW TRAILERS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS INCLUDING DLC, RELEASE DATES AND MORE

Check out full gameplay matches of King K. Rool, Dark Samus and Chrom in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on Nintendo of Europe’s YouTube channels As gamescom kicks off in Cologne, Germany, Nintendo reveals new details on what fans can expect throughout the week, including new gameplay from already-announced Nintendo Switch titles including Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Super Mario Party, and DAEMON X MACHINA from Marvelous, while visitors to the show can play a range of upcoming titles, including the world’s first hands-on with Super Mario Party and the recently-announced Diablo III Eternal Collection from Blizzard Entertainment. Following on from the recent Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct that took an in-depth look at the upcoming fight-fest, coming to Nintendo Switch on 7th December, fans can watch brand new footage of the newly-announced characters King K. Rool, Dark Samus, and Chrom in battle, with two full matches straight from the development team […]

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Don’t be Scared by the Launch of Luigi’s Mansion for Nintendo 3DS on Oct. 12

This October, everyone’s favorite video game scaredy-cat Luigi is returning to a haunted mansion he hasn’t visited since 2001. In the Luigi’s Mansion game, a Nintendo 3DS remake of the spooky Nintendo GameCube game, Luigi must enter a sprawling mansion equipped with nothing but his trusty flashlight and Poltergust 3000, a vacuum-like contraption used to capture ghosts, find treasure and solve puzzles. This is the first time the Nintendo GameCube classic can be played on the go. This updated version of the game includes the same classic adventure, but with some added features perfect for Nintendo’s popular portable systems. Using the bottom touch screen on the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, players can view the mansion map. In the new Gallery Battle Mode, exclusive to the Nintendo 3DS version of the game, Luigi will have the ability to re-challenge boss ghosts that were defeated in the game. Luigi’s Mansion will launch for the Nintendo 3DS […]

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Etrian Odyssey Nexus

Complete Your Odyssey in Etrian Odyssey Nexus, the Final 3DS Installment in the Legendary Dungeon Crawler Series

Reunite with Your Favorite Characters and Uncover the Mysteries of the Archipelago of Lemuria IRVINE, Calif. – August 15, 2018 – Adventurers from far and wide, prepare for the odyssey of a lifetime in Etrian Odyssey Nexus, the final Nintendo 3DS™ installment of the Etrian Odyssey series. Pre-orders are available now (MSRP: $39.99) on the Etrian Odyssey Nexus teaser site! A royal decree from Princess Persephone has prompted the gathering of the realm’s greatest explorers to the floating city of Maginia. Their goal-uncovering the mysteries of the archipelago of Lemuria, home to a great Yggdrasil Tree. Recruit explorers from 19 classes spanning the entire Etrian series, including the brand new “Hero” class, before setting out to Lemuria in search of treasure and glory! The longtime trio of Yuji Himukai (Character Designer), Shin Nagasawa (Monster Designer), and Yuzo Koshiro (Composer) return to bring life to Etrian Odyssey Nexus’s world. With iconic […]

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Nintendo eShop Top 30 for July 2018

Top 30 Nintendo Switch Games Downloaded In July 2018: North America

US Top 30 Nintendo eShop titles for July 2018! Let’s take a look at the most downloaded titles in the past month in the Americas (period of reference: July 1st – July 31st, 2018. The free-to-play battle royale game Fortnite secured the top spot, with Square Enix’s role-playing game Octopath Traveler in second place and Hollow Knight, Minecraft and Enter the Gungeon left to round out the top five. US/CA Top 30 NINTENDO SWITCH GAMES: JULY 2018 01. Fortnite (Epic Games) {2018.06.12} 02. Octopath Traveler (Nintendo) {2018.07.13} 03. Hollow Knight (Team Cherry) {2018.06.12} 04. Minecraft (Mojang / Microsoft) {2017.05.12} 05. Enter the Gungeon (Devolver Digital) {2017.12.14} 06. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo) {2017.03.03} 07. Splatoon 2 (Nintendo) {2017.07.21} 08. Sonic Mania (SEGA) {2017.08.15} 09. Mario Tennis Aces (Nintendo) {2018.06.22} 10. Rocket League (Psyonix) {2017.11.14} 11. Stardew Valley (Chucklefish) {2017.10.05} 12. Crash Bandicoot: N-Sane Trilogy (Activision) {2018.06.29} 13. […]

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Nintendo Download, Aug. 9, 2018: The Legendary White Wolf Returns

Nintendo Download, Aug. 9, 2018: The Legendary White Wolf Returns

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 adds new games weekly to Nintendo eShop on the Nintendo Switch console, 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 Nintendo Switch, Wii U or the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, but can be used in any Nintendo eShop if the systems are linked to a single Nintendo Account. Customers in the U.S. and Canada ages 18 and older […]

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Kyogre and Groudon await you in August!

Pokémon Legendaries Kyogre and Groudon await you in August!

The Legendary duo of Kyogre and Groudon has dominated the land and seas since originally appearing in the Hoenn region. Now you can get one of them via a code from your local participating GameStop store August 3–26, 2018. Pokémon Ultra Sun and Pokémon Sun players can get Kyogre, and Pokémon Ultra Moon and Pokémon Moon players can get Groudon. KYOGRE Pokémon Ultra SUN LEVEL: 100 ABILITY: Drizzle HELD ITEM: Gold Bottle Cap MOVES: Origin Pulse Ice Beam Water Spout Calm Mind Pokémon SUN LEVEL: 60 ABILITY: Drizzle MOVES: Ice Beam Origin Pulse Calm Mind Muddy Water GROUDON Pokémon Ultra MOON LEVEL: 100 ABILITY: Drought HELD ITEM: Gold Bottle Cap MOVES: Precipice Blades Earth Power Fire Punch Swords Dance Pokémon MOON LEVEL: 60 ABILITY: Drought MOVES: Earthquake Precipice Blades Bulk Up Solar Beam HOW TO GET KYOGRE OR GROUDON Open your Pokémon Sun, Pokémon Moon, Pokémon Ultra Sun, or Pokémon Ultra Moongame. Select Mystery Gift on the main menu. Select Receive Gift. Select Get with Code/Password, […]

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Nintendo Download, Aug. 2, 2018: I’m-a Wario, I’m-a Gonna Win!

Nintendo Download, Aug. 2, 2018: I’m-a Wario, I’m-a Gonna Win!

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 adds new games weekly to Nintendo eShop on the Nintendo Switch console, 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 Nintendo Switch, Wii U or the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, but can be used in any Nintendo eShop if the systems are linked to a single Nintendo Account. Customers in the U.S. and Canada ages 18 and older […]

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Super Mario Odyssey

Nintendo Reveals Software and Hardware Sales Data for Q1 2018

Nintendo has announced its financial results for the first quarter of the current fiscal year, which covers the period from April through  June 2018. In the report, the company has given sales-to-date figures for its current hardware, as well as data specific to the quarter. Hardware Switch hardware sales hit 1.88 million units for this quarter (That’s a small  4.4% drop on a year-to-year basis), while Switch software hit 17.96 million units (a BIG 120.8% increase from last year). The 3DS has now reached 72.89 million consoles sold, with a humongous 367.84 million games sold to date. 3DS sold 0.36 million units this quarter (61.9% down on last year), while 2.95 million software units were sold (49.6% lower). In Addition, the relaunched NES Classic Edition racked up sales of 1.26 million units. Smartphone revenue reached 9.0 billion yen / $80 million (a very modest 0.4% increase). The poor old Wii U, in case you […]

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