Iro Hero

RETRO SHMUP ‘IRO HERO’ OUT NOW ON NINTENDO SWITCH

Blast your way through 9 action-packed stages of polarity switching mayhem! Hong Kong – July 26th, 2018 – Independent developer and publisher, Eastasiasoft Limited, alongside development partner, Artax Games, today released its retro-inspired vertical-scrolling shmup Iro Hero on the Nintendo Switch eShop in North America for $12.99, with a 30% discount available for its first two weeks on sale. Steam ver Trailer: Iro Hero combines the old school, pixelated charm of 80s arcade shooters with the complex, high-octane action of a modern bullet hell shmup. Combining complex enemy AI, polarity mechanics, and light puzzle elements, Iro Hero unleashes mind-melting mayhem on the Nintendo Switch! Players will have to shift polarities to avoid color-coded hazards, balance an array of unlockable skills, and make use of reflective surfaces and color areas if they’re to make it through Iro Hero’s 9 action-packed stages intact. Set in the year 2306, Iro Hero opens a century after humans learned how to harness […]

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Gelly Break – A gelatinous trailer

Fall 2018 in retail and digital for the Nintendo Switch..

On the planet Gelly live the gelatinous Gellies, whose peaceful existence is threatened by the Evil Blob. Players slip into the roles of two laboratory-bred gellies, beginning their adventure to save the planet.

GELLY BREAK offers easy entry and varied levels. Thanks to the ability to determine the level of difficulty of the next level after completing a level, the game remains challenging for each target group. The players use all their abilities to defeat new enemy types together. The increasingly challenging Jump & Run passages overcome the players only, using the switch mechanics and timed timing. The gameplay is always varied with boss fights and shooter passages.

Color mechanics: Players can interact with items and opponents of their color
Fusion: Players can merge to gain access to additional abilities
Switching: Players can swap positions to solve puzzles

Guns, Gore & Cannoli 2

Guns, Gore & Cannoli 2 Hits Nintendo Switch Next Week

It’s the hottest time of the year and Crazy Monkey Studios is about to make it even hotter. We are happy to announce that on August 2, 2018 our classic action shooter Guns, Gore & Cannoli 2 will see the light of day on Nintendo Switch. Check out the trailer here: Continuing the rich, engaging gangster story of the first game and including all the fast paced action you’ve come to love, we made the best even better, with: Online multiplayer and local co-op play modes! A refined player movement system, including 360° aiming. A ton of WW2 themed levels. More weapons! And more zombies, Nazis, monsters and boss battles than you can handle! In short: if you liked the first game, you’re going to adore this one. The team worked hard to retain the unique feel and attention to detail of the original while making improvements to the gameplay where possible. We’re confident you’ll […]

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Dawn of the Breakers

Dawn of the Breakers Rises to the Nintendo Switch

Available on the Nintendo Switch eShop for North America and Europe TOKYO, JAPAN – July 26th – Publisher CyberStep, Inc. is excited to announce the release of Dawn of the Breakers today on the Nintendo Switch at 3PM PST in North America, and at 3PM GMT+1 across Europe. Take the stage and face off against a mysterious enemy, the monstrous ‘Ghouls’, in this fast-paced 3D action game. Set in modern Japan, players will discover the fate that awaits the enigmatic protagonist, while simultaneously juggling the responsibilities of being a high school student with the duties that accompany being a member of the superhero unit, the ‘Breakers’. Dawn of the Breakers is built around an extensive single-player campaign in which players will battle against a variety of foes, ranging from eccentric super-powered villains, to massive and truly fearsome monsters. Make new allies and uncover hidden plots as you progress through the main scenario! Choose from a […]

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Crossing Souls

Crossing Souls comes home to Nintendo today

80s-inspired adventure now available for Nintendo Switch – See the All New Release trailer! Thursday, July 26, 2018 — Crossing Souls makes good on all its homages to Nintendo games and 80s video game culture today as it comes home to Nintendo Switch. Available now on the Nintendo eShop, players will join Chris, Matt, Charlie, Big Joe and Kevin on an adventure in their California suburb in the midst of a supernatural event that rocks the small community as grand forces siege the town. Change characters on the fly and use each character’s specialties to overcome any obstacle and target your foe’s weaknesses. Fight in real-time, solve clever puzzles, face off against powerful bosses and play special levels inspired by 80’s arcade video games.

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Nintendo Download, July 26, 2018: Summer Vacation

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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Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics

ACHTUNG! CTHULHU TACTICS DELIVERS A TWISTED LOVECRAFTIAN WORLD WAR II TURN-BASED RPG IN Q4 2018

Save the world from the Nazis on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch London, United Kingdom – July 25th, 2018 – Ripstone Games are proud to announce that it’s teamed up with developer Auroch Digital to release the occult turn-based strategy game Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics in Q4 2018 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. A Nintendo Switch release will follow later this year. Based on the wildly successful tabletop RPG from Modiphius Entertainment, Achtung! Cthulhu Tactics is set in an alternate World War II where the Nazis have gained a considerable advantage by summoning Lovecraftian monsters that could enable them to destroy the allies. Players take control of Charlie Company, an elite band of allied forces, sent in to do the impossible, foil the Nazi plans and turn the tide of war. “We loved Modiphius’ pulp mash-up of World War II Nazis and the Cthulhu Mythos. It’s an incredibly evocative and exciting […]

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Nickelodeon Kart Racers

GameMill Entertainment Introduces Nickelodeon Kart Racers, a New Title That Brings Together Characters From Some of Nick’s Biggest Animated Series

New Multi-Player Game Features Characters from SpongeBob SquarePants, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Rugrats, Hey Arnold! and More, Coming to all Major Consoles this Holiday Minneapolis – July 25, 2018 – GameMill Entertainment today announced Nickelodeon Kart Racers, a new multi-player console racing game that features iconic Nickelodeon animated characters from SpongeBob SquarePants, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Rugrats, Hey Arnold! and more, as they race on 24 different Slime-themed tracks. Nickelodeon Kart Racers allows players to compete as their favorite Nick character in four-player local multiplayer or battle mode to win cups and Kart upgrades.  The brand new game is rated ESRB ‘E’ and PEGI 3 and will be available on all major consoles worldwide for holiday 2018. “We are thrilled to be partnering with Nickelodeon to bring all of these amazing characters into one fun, competitive video game for fans of all ages to enjoy,” shares Mark Meadows, Partner of GameMill Entertainment. “Nickelodeon has […]

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Salt and Sanctuary

Dark Hand-Drawn 2D Action RPG Salt and Sanctuary Haunts Nintendo Switch August 2

SEATTLE, Wash. – JULY 25, 2018 – Salt and Sanctuary, Ska Studios’ brutal hand-drawn 2D Soulslike platformer with over 800,000 downloads, comes to Nintendo Switch August 2 with the help of porting specialist BlitWorks. While sailing across a stormy sea to transport a princess and strike a truce between rival kingdoms, a calamitous encounter with a sinister abomination wrecks the player’s ship. Upon drifting onto the shore, the journey to broker peace dissolves into a struggle for survival on a treacherous island rife with undead. Whether braving this alone or with a friend via local co-op, the customizable hero, known as the Saltborn, can only persevere by navigating this grim, forgotten bastion. Pressing on and cleaving through anyone or anything that rears its malformed head is the only way forward. Hidden platforming abilities including air-dashing and wall-jumping help the Saltborn find and eradicate more than twenty horrifying bosses all drawn in Ska Studios’ stylized signature art style. […]

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Critically-Acclaimed Operation Sim, Surgeon Simulator, is Coming to Nintendo Switch!

25th July, 2018: Surgeon Simulator – the critically-acclaimed and YouTube-renowned operation sim by Bossa Studios – is celebrating its five year anniversary with a Nintendo Switch release. The port was hinted at in an 18 second Teaser Trailer earlier this month, which saw the infamously defiant hand knock a series of objects off a shelf, before finally hitting a light ‘switch’, but Bossa Studios are pleased to now officially confirm the news. Titled “Surgeon Simulator CPR” (Co-op Play Ready), the latest port will be arriving on Nintendo Switch this Autumn. Taking on the role of Nigel Burke – a would-be surgeon with a less-than-conventional toolkit – the game sees players perform terrifying transplants in theatre, high-pressure procedures in an ambulance, and anti-gravitational operations in space! But it’s Surgeon Simulator’s notoriously difficult controls for which the game was originally celebrated, with previous ports on PC, PS4, PSVR and iOS spawning over 2 million fanmade instructional videos, not to […]

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