Nintendo Download: A First-Class Reunion
REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#nintendoswitch–This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following content:
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- DRAGON QUEST TREASURES – Erik and his sister Mia live on a Viking longship, dreaming of the day they can explore the world in search of grand treasure. One night they encounter a pair of otherworldly creatures, Porcus and Purrsula, and are whisked away to a mysterious place known as Draconia – a legendary land full of treasures just waiting to be discovered. The adventure Erik and Mia have always dreamed of is finally underway! DRAGON QUEST TREASURES is available on Dec. 9.
- CRISIS CORE –FINAL FANTASY VII– REUNION – CRISIS CORE –FINAL FANTASY VII– REUNION is the HD remaster version of the smash hit prequel to FINAL FANTASY VII. In addition to remastered HD graphics, fully voiced dialogue and new soundtrack arrangements make for a dynamic new retelling of a beloved classic. CRISIS CORE –FINAL FANTASY VII– REUNION follows the story of Zack Fair, a young warrior admired by the boy destined to save the world, trusted by men renowned as heroes of legend and loved by the girl who holds the fate of the planet in her hands. The tale of Zack’s dreams and honor – the legacy that connects him to Cloud – is revealed in full in this grand saga that has broken the limits of an HD remaster. CRISIS CORE –FINAL FANTASY VII– REUNION will be available to play on Dec. 13.
- Crack Open Book VII! – The latest update to the Fire Emblem Heroes game for smart devices brings new Book VII story content and much more! To celebrate, you can participate in the Book VII Begins: Seiðr and More summoning event and a Book VII Begins celebration. Eager for battle? You can jump right into the story of Book VII even if you haven’t completed Books I through VI! Check out the latest Feh Channel presentation to learn about the characters that appear in Book VII, celebration events, new features and more.
- Overwatch 2 – Season 2 – The battle gets bigger in Season 2! Drop into in-season events to experience fresh new and festive gameplay with limited time modes and free in-game rewards. Overwatch 2’s first tempo tank Ramattra joins the fray, taking down enemies with his dynamic and lethal ability kit. Battle with or against Ramattra on a new Escort map set high in the Himalayan peaks that takes Overwatch gameplay to frigid new heights. In Season 2 a new Battle Pass offers more ways to play and earn mighty rewards, including epic, legendary and mythic skins fit for the Greek Gods. Play free today!
- Rocket League – Season 9 Fire and Ice – Unleash the mystical Emperor II, a newly added Car with twin Frozen and Scorched versions in Rocket League Season 9’s Rocket Pass. Master the elements in a newly added Forbidden Temple Arena Variant, battle against other players* to earn explosive Tournament Rewards or customize your car with ice-cold Rocket Pass items. In a world of frost vs. flame, which will you choose? Play Season 9 of Rocket League today!
- Double Gold Point Promotion for Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pass Members – Until Jan. 31, 2023, at 11:59 p.m. PT, active Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack members can get double My Nintendo Gold Points** on the purchase of eligible digital games and DLC*** in Nintendo eShop and My Nintendo Store. That means members can earn 10% in Gold Points, which can then be used toward the next eligible purchase. For more information, please visit https://www.nintendo.com/whatsnew/.
Nintendo eShop sales:
Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch
- Save Up to 70% During the Critically Acclaimed Partner Sale! – For a limited time, you can find great deals on select digital games like Hades, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Anniversary Edition and Portal: Companion Collection, among many others! Hurry, though – this sale ends Dec. 18 at 11:59 p.m. PT. Shop online at Nintendo.com and in Nintendo eShop on your Nintendo Switch system. For more information, please visit https://www.nintendo.com/store/sales-and-deals.
Also new this week in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch:
- Action Games Bundle (5 in 1) – Available Dec. 9
- Adventure Academia: The Fractured Continent – Available Dec. 9
- Aka – Available Dec. 14
- Arcade Archives TETRIS THE GRAND MASTER
- Chained Echoes
- Coloring Pixels: Collection 2
- Family Chess Complete Edition
- Food Truck Tycoons – 2 in 1 Bundle – Available Dec. 9
- Football Kicks
- FRONT MISSION 1st: Remake
- JellyCar Worlds
- Jitsu Squad – Available Dec. 9
- Lil Gator Game – Available Dec. 14
- Mech Armada
- My Coloring Books – 2 in 1 Bundle – Available Dec. 9
- Petite Adventure – Available Dec. 9
- Raptor Boyfriend: A High School Romance – Available Dec. 14
- SAMURAI MAIDEN
- Silver Nornir
- Simona’s Requiem
- Wavetale – Available Dec. 12
* Additional accessories may be required for multiplayer mode. Sold separately.
** Offer valid 11/1/22 – 1/31/23. Paid Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership required by Jan. 31, 2023, at 11:59 p.m. PT to be eligible for promotional My Nintendo Gold Points. Promotional My Nintendo Gold Points will be distributed in February 2023.
*** Full version of game required to use DLC for that game. Sold separately.
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, which offers a variety of options for the Nintendo Switch family of systems, the Wii U console and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems.
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 NES and Super NES classic games, including Super Mario Bros. 3, Super Metroid and The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, 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-service/.
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), 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.
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, 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 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. Once the accounts are linked, users may also use PayPal as a payment option when buying digital content for the Wii U or Nintendo 3DS family systems from the Nintendo website.
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, or on discount rewards for select Nintendo 3DS and Wii U software. Visit https://my.nintendo.com/reward_categories for more details.
Remember that the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS family of systems feature 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/. For all other systems please visit https://support.nintendo.com/.
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