Between the Final Four, the Masters, the NFL Draft, and Opening Day, sports fans are always busy busy busy during March and April. And it’s no different in the Mushroom Kingdom.
Beginning tomorrow, 3DS owners will be able to download Mario Sports Superstars from the Nintendo eShop. The package includes all your favorite outdoor activities including baseball, soccer, tennis, golf, and horse racing. And a new series of Amiibo Cards will give players the chance to bulk up their team without resorting to illegal steroids.
The Switch is also in line to receive several new games this week, including the action/strategy roguelike Has-Been Heroes. Published by GameStop’s GameTrust label, Has-Been Heroes follows a group of knights who have to escort a pair of princesses to a far off academy. It’ll be available to download on Tuesday, March 28.
Switch owners won’t have to wait that long to download New Frontier Days: Founding Pioneers… it was added to the Nintendo eShop earlier today. The town-building sim will take players back to frontier times, tasking them with building a bustling metropolis on an empty piece of land.
You can more more about this week’s new additions to the Nintendo eShop (including even more games for the 3DS, Switch, and Wii U) after the break.
Has-Been Heroes – Has-Been Heroes is a challenging and rewarding rogue-like game of strategy and action, featuring a band of old heroes on a quest to escort the King’s twin princesses to a faraway academy. Randomized regions, enemies and a huge pool of unlockables, including 300+ spells, 200+ items, 14 regions and 12 heroes, makes each run unique. (Available March 28)
New Frontier Days: Founding Pioneers – New Frontier Days: Founding Pioneers is a town-building simulation game, where you command your pioneers to colonize a new land. The pioneers are capable of Logging, Mining, Hunting, Fishing, and many others. Command them accordingly, and build your own town efficiently!
Othello – A total of 16 levels of computer AI difficulty are available for Single Player Modes! Hints on where the stones can be placed, and displays to show which tiles will be flipped in this move are also available to help new players understand the game better!
Neo Turf Masters – Neo Turf Masters is a golf game released by SNK in 1996. The ultimate golf game! Meet glory in all the greatest courses around the world, and clear the Grand Slam!
Mario Sports Superstars – In the Mario Sports Superstars game for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, experience the challenge and depth of five full-on sports – Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Baseball, and Horse Racing. Take on friends and rivals in local or online multiplayer, hone skills in training or tackle single-player tournaments. Whether you pick Mario, Waluigi or one of 16 others, you’re on the road to superstardom! (Available March 24)
Japanese Rail Sim 3D: Journey in Suburbs #2 – Journey in Suburbs #2 brought to you from the popular Japanese Rail Sim 3D series, takes place in the “Kashima Rinkai Tetsudo” in Ibaraki. Most of the railway is elevated, and from the driver’s cab you can see the expansive view of the Kanto Plain. Through the woods and into the tunnels, enjoy the peaceful scenery. However, with many steep slopes and curves, you will need technique to keep the schedule and drive through safely!
Super Destronaut 3D – Fight against waves of invaders in this arcade space shooter and collect power-ups to increase your fire power. Try to beat your high-score in Classic or Time Attack mode.
Wii U Games
Armored ACORNs: Action Squirrel Squad – Armored ACORNs: Action Squirrel Squad brings back classic beat ’em up action to the Wii U! Play as four squirrels fully equipped with some newly discovered robots in a wild adventure to save their friends from an evil cat CEO!
Mahjong Deluxe 3 – Mahjong Deluxe 3 is the newest entry in the popular Mahjong series of casual games produced by award-winning game developer EnsenaSoft. With more than 15 million downloads across versions, the blockbuster series of Mahjong Deluxe continues to impress with its ease of use, intuitive controls and family-friendly features and content.
Aqua TV – Aqua TV is a stunning, fully customisable, virtual aquarium.