August is almost upon us with its juicy collection of new releases for Nintendo Switch. From Roguelike Omega Labyrinth Life to precision platformer Standby, the August releases will give every type of player something to enjoy. Check out 5 awesome games that will be available on Nintendo’s hybrid console on August 1st!
Note that the games below are not placed in any particular order.
Robbie Swifthand and the Orb of Mysteries
Plan ahead your every move and outsmart the traps in this 2D platformer featuring epic boss fights and intriguing level design. Choose between 3 levels of difficulties to make the game provide you just with the challenge you want: Not So Hard, Hard and Insanity that will test you at every opportunity.
Challenge your nightmares in Fobia – a beautiful but challenging puzzle-platformer about a little girl trying to escape her fears. Your path will be overcome with various obstacles, and anything can kill you. The game features two different endings.
Illusion of L’Phalcia
Set out on a grand adventure in search of the legendary sword of Amal in this single-player fantasy RPG. Your journey will lead you into fateful encounters with both allies and rivals only to find a mysterious truth awaiting at the end. Customize your characters to your liking with collectible gems & runes.
Omega Labyrinth Life
An adventure with RPG elements from D3 Publisher and Matrix Corporation, this colorful game will provide you with adventuring through dungeons as well as enjoying finer things in life. Taking care of flowers, rebuilding the academy, having a little fun on the side…
The last but not the least, dive into the martial arts with
Play as the hamster hero Pimm and harness the mightiest martial arts powers. Kick tail through district after district on a heart-pounding journey to take down the Vermin Gang, save Grandpa, and restore peace to Hamsterdam.
Swing, flick, and strike your way through the streets of Hamsterdam. Experience the frantic action, flawlessly execute rhythm combos, and become one with the fabled Hamster-Fu.
Games You Might Have Missed
July brought a variety of games to Nintendo Switch, including extremely impressive releases. Check out the list below to make sure you didn’t miss a gem for your collection!
Fire Emblem: Three Houses
Fire Emblem: Three Houses released on Nintendo Switch on July 26th. The events of the game take place on Fódlan, where the Church of Seiros exercises great power over the land and its people. As the main character, you must not only fight on the battlefield, but also can move your character freely and interact with other characters to build relationships and gather information at some parts.
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order
Assemble your ultimate team of Marvel Super Heroes to prevent galactic devastation at the hands of the mad cosmic tyrant Thanos and his ruthless warmasters, The Black Order. You can access many characters from the Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy, X-Men, each with their unique superpowers!
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order released on Nintendo Switch on July 19th.
Dragon Quest Builders 2
To stop the worshippers of an ancient evil, you must join forces with the mysterious Malroth and build a ravaged world into the realm of your dreams. In this RPG adventure, you’ll explore huge islands, gather and craft with materials, design towns, level them up, and defend them from monsters and bosses alongside townspeople. As you progress, you’ll unearth crafting and building recipes. Dash, glide, swim, fast travel, and play in optional first-person perspective as you try to find them all.
Dragon Quest Builders 2 released on Switch on July 12th.