New Switch Games May 20 – May 22

New Switch Games May 20 – May 22

Are you ready for new hot deals? New week means more games coming to Nintendo Switch, expanding the already quite massive roster of the titles available on the platform. Below you can find some of the games launching between now and May 22nd.

As always, check out the carefully curated list on the Nintendo site to be aware of all the games coming to Switch in the near future.

Cannibal Cuisine

  • Action Arcade for up to 4 players
  • Developer: Rocket Vulture
  • Publisher: Rocket Vulture
  • Release date: May 20

A chaotic couch co-op cooking game with a cannibal twist! The god Hoochooboo is hungry… for you. However, as all good cannibal cooks know, serving is better than being served.

Ready, steady, cook your way through 20+ levels in a full campaign across the island. Visit the jungle, temples, beaches and a lavalicious volcano! To appease Hoochooboo, you need to do more than cook. Outrun the Spiky Log of Doom™, defeat waves of tourists and the tour boss in the jungle arena, and beat other challenge levels to prove yourself.

Pushy and Pully in Blockland

  • Arcade/Puzzle for up to 2 players
  • Developer: Resistance Studio
  • Publisher: Resistance Studio
  • Release date: May 21

Co-op arcade game with a retro feeling. Help Pushy and Pully get back their spaceship on their trip across Blockland. Push blocks to defeat the monsters, join blocks of the same colour to get power ups and defeat the bosses to recover the parts of your broken spaceship.

What The Golf?

  • Arcade for up to 2 players
  • Developer: Triband
  • Publisher: TribandProductions
  • Release date: May 21

An award-winning silly physics-based golf parody where every golf course is a new surprising type of golf, some brilliant or hilarious, others so absurd they will make you go: WHAT THE GOLF?

Bring your car to the Driving Range, golf a bird to get a Birdy, or a house and get a Home In One!

Luxar

  • Single-player arcade/puzzle
  • Developer: KOALABS
  • Publisher: KOALABS
  • Release date: May 21

In LUXAR, you control an alien luminescent organic entity that has just been born and must pass its first survival trials to show its adult peers that it deserves to grow among them. It will have to cross 16 dark and hostile sectors with labyrinth-shaped alien architectures populated by toxic substances, obstacles, patrol drones and mechanisms of all kinds.

You are its only chance to make it happen…

realMyst: Masterpiece Edition

  • Single-player adventure/puzzle
  • Developer: Cyan Worlds
  • Publisher: Cyan Worlds
  • Release date: May 21

It’s been 25 years since Myst became your world. This newly refreshed and rebuilt version is all the things you loved about Myst, but now you are free to investigate this strange world in your own way. You can explore anywhere. Pick your own path through the forest on Myst Island and seek shelter from the thunderstorm in Stoneship Age. Whether you’re visiting Myst Island for the first time, or you’ve been exploring the island for years – there’s never been a better reason to let the surrealistic Ages of realMyst become your world.

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Monster Prom: XXL

  • Sim for up to 4 players
  • Developer: Beautiful Glitch
  • Publisher: Those Awesome Guys
  • Release date: May 21

There’s only 3 weeks left until prom and you haven’t got a date yet..and you’re a monster. But that’s okay ‘cause at your high-school everyone else is too! These are the stepping stones into the world of Monster Prom: XXL – the bundled up, content filled edition of Monster Prom, a one-to-four player competitive dating sim that will have you thinking: I never knew I was into that!

Monster Prom: XXL contains both the Second Term DLC, as well as all seasonal content released throughout the game’s lifespan. Check out brand new characters, new events, secret endings and countless other ways to explore the (after)life of a love-struck high school monster!

Arrest of a stone Buddha

  • Single-player Action
  • Publisher: CIRCLE Ent.
  • Release date: May 21

As a professional killer you’ll live through November 1976; when taking on enemies you’re fast and lucky enough so you don’t need to plan your actions too far. You kill with one shot and you never miss. When you run out of ammo you just throw a gun away. You can disarm any enemy and use any weapon; when it’s time to get out you just use a vehicle nearby.

You have an apartment in the historical center of the city. When you want to eat you go to a cafe, and you can visit a museum or a cinema when you’re looking for entertainment. And you have a lover when that need arises. Around the intense action there is the mundane, as you seek to pass your days.

Steel Rain

  • Action/Arcade for up to 2 players
  • Developer: Adrian Zingg, PolatiryFlow
  • Publisher: PolarityFlow
  • Release date: May 21

Steel Rain is a truly novel mix of strategy, RPG, and frantic action, with a modern, high velocity shmup core at its center. You get to control 2 wings you can tactically arrange in different formations and firemodes, as you fight your way through an impressive variety of overwhelmingly huge enemy fleets.

Liberate planets, build colonies, research new technologies, and learn new active and passive skills. Construct buildings, and research new combat technologies and skills. Wisely craft items, and play through missions to gather the experience points and cash needed for even more exotic and powerful upgrades.

Lost Artifacts: Time Machine

  • Single-player adventure/strategy
  • Publisher: 8Floor Games
  • Release date: May 21

Go on a journey across a world full of extinct creatures and fantastic technologies in the exciting casual strategy Lost Artifacts.

Many varied quests, over 50 levels, a fun storyline, simple and exciting gameplay, and a fantasy world – all this awaits you right now! Create portals, restore epic buildings, seek out extinct animals, overcome challenges and manage resources. Simple controls and a clear tutorial will help you easily learn the basics of the game.

Chess

  • Board game/Strategy for up to 2 players
  • Publisher: Sabec
  • Release date: May 21

Chess is the most famous strategic board game of all time. Easy to learn but difficult to master, play against the smart Ai (artificial intelligent) player and with four levels of difficulty to choose from anyone from a novice to a master can play.

Chess is also playable against another player, either way winning won’t come easy.

With stunning 3D graphics and realistic game play you will feel you are playing on a real chess board and you can change change your viewpoint of the board in order to help you see that killer strategic move to win the game. The built in chess engine automatically helps you make legal moves by highlighting the squares of any piece can move to. Chess has a selection of different boards and pieces to choose from so no game will look the same.

The Persistence

  • Single-player First Person Action
  • Developer: Firesprite
  • Publisher: Firesprite
  • Release date: May 21

The Persistence challenges you to survive aboard a doomed deep space colony starship in the year 2521. Stranded, malfunctioning and caught in the inexorable pull of a black hole, “The Persistence” is overrun with a crew mutated into horrific & murderous aberrations. It’s down to you, a clone of security officer Zimri Eder, to make your way deeper in the decks of The Persistence to repair the systems and prevent the ship from being torn apart. Gather resources, upgrade abilities and fabricate an arsenal of weapons in this brutal sci-fi horror roguelike.

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Red Wings: Aces of the Sky

  • Action/Sim for up to 2 players
  • Developer: ALL IN! GAMES
  • Publisher: ALL IN! GAMES
  • Release date: May 21

Red Wings: Aces of the Sky is a dynamic action game that will show you amazing battles straight from the pages of history in a brand new arcade gameplay style. Use your unique skills to take down your opponents, develop your deadly pilot aim, and become the true ace of the sky.

Witness the birth, rise, and fall of the Red Baron, Manfred von Richthofen—the ultimate hero of the first World War, credited with 80 victories. Become a part of his squadron or his archrival.

Aqua Lungers

  • Platformer for up to 4 players
  • Developer: WarpedCore Studio
  • Publisher: WarpedCore Studio
  • Release date: May 21

Race your way through challenging stages while contending with deadly creatures and dastardly opponents to collect the most treasure. While everyone’s goal is the same, each player is afforded several options to get an edge over their competitors. Players can use their speed and agility to outpace and evade their opponents, while others might use devastating attacks to slow them down and steal their hard-earned goods.

If you’re the type that prefers the solo experience or wants to get some experience in before challenging your friends, fear not! Aqua Lungers can be played with as few as 1 player! In single-player, Aqua Lungers retains the gold collecting mechanic while increasing the penalty for deaths in each level. This shifts the challenge from PvP racing to PvE survival!

Fluxteria

  • Single-player arcade/action
  • Publisher: Playstige Interactive
  • Release date: May 21

Welcome to Fluxteria, non-stop arcade-space-shooting action in full 3D.

Four modes of play: Story Mode, Survival Mode, Timed-Attack Mode and Obstacle Race Mode.

14 different types of Enemies.

20 different levels in beautifully stylized science-fiction setting.

Crystal-Clear shooting and blasting sound effects.

Hearth-thumbing music.

Monstrum

  • Single-player action/horror
  • Developer: Team Junkfish
  • Publisher: Soedesco
  • Release date: May 22

Stranded on a derelict cargo ship, you find yourself hunted by one of Monstrum’s terrifying predators as you search for a way out. Death is death. Get killed in Monstrum and you’ll be starting all over again. As each of them has their own strategy, abilities and weaknesses, you have to use your wits to outsmart your pursuer in the ship’s procedurally generated environment. Can you survive Monstrum?

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While growing up in the wilds of Russia, Catherine learned to talk, write and game at almost the same time. You can follow her attempts at latter two at MMORPG.com and GameSpace.

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