New Switch Games This Week

New Switch Games This Week

With every new week more and more games are coming to Nintendo Switch, giving the console owners more reason to stay at home snuggled up with a hot cup of tea or coffee and a whole new digital adventure right in their hands.

This week’s selection of games features puzzles, racing, arcades and more. You can find the full list on the official site of Nintendo or check out a selection of new games coming to the platform below:

Overpass

  • Racing for up to 8 players
  • Publisher: Bigben Interactive
  • Release Date: March 17

In Overpass, take control of big-name buggies and quads to negotiate scree slopes, steep inclines and various obstacles on extreme off-road and technically challenging tracks. Venture off into extreme off-road environments and challenge yourself on the game’s highly technical tracks. Cope with vehicle damage, and negotiate the many natural and artificial obstacles in your way to achieve the best time possible.

Top Speed: Drag & Fast Racing

  • Single-player racing
  • Publisher: T-Bull
  • Release date: March 18

Beat criminal overlords and become the biggest fish in the city in Top Speed: Drag & Fast Racing. Head out and race as fast as you can. Nothing will stop you from burning rubber on the streets. All races take place off the grid, away from the traffic, so you can get crazy with burnout, plow the asphalt, and race without limits.

Choose any car from an astounding selection of 69 vehicles, you can drive classic stock rides, new heavily modded dragsters, and even national police vehicles from 5 different countries.

Explosive Jake

  • Single-player puzzle/arcade
  • Publisher: Sometimes You
  • Developer: Sometimes You
  • Release Date: March 18

Explosive Jake is a classic arcade game. Not only humans are afraid of the dark and deep dungeons. Help our hero – a little skeleton with an unhealthy love of explosions – escape the castle dungeons.

Ittle Dew 2+

  • Single-player Adventure RPG
  • Publisher: Ludosity
  • Developer: Ludosity
  • Release Date: March 19

Ittle Dew 2 is a charming and humorous 3D Action Adventure game with a focus on exploration and combat. Tackle the game’s dungeons in any order and discover the many secrets of its expansive overworld. With four main weapons, combat and puzzling is streamlined, yet upgradeable inventory items add RPG-like character progression!

Ittle and Tippsie crash onto yet another island filled with loot, puzzles and mysterious inhabitants! They immediately set out to steal eight pieces of a raft from increasingly improbable locations including beaches, prairies, an art exhibit and some dude’s basement.

Indie Puzzle Bundle Vol 1

  • Single-player puzzle
  • Publisher: Digerati
  • Release Date: March 19

Entertain your brain with four perfectly perplexing puzzle games! This bundle contains Glass Masquerade, Letter Quest Remastered, Pipe Push Paradise, and Slayaway Camp: Butcher’s Cut.

Silent World

  • Single-player puzzle
  • Publisher: CFK
  • Release Date: March 19

The world you once knew has been lost to nuclear devastation. Facing this new world alone, you begin your search for other survivors…

Mutants roam the demolished city, and you’ll have to move silently to avoid them and deadly traps scattered throughout the modern ruins.

All you have to help you is a single match, which you’ll have to use to light your way and find a safe path out of this hostile world.

The Secret Order: Shadow Breach

  • Single-player adventure/puzzle
  • Publisher: Artifex Mundi
  • Developer: Artifex Mundi
  • Release date: March 19

Join Sarah, a member of the order of the griffins, in her biggest and most challenging adventure. The mysterious dragon clan has unearthed an item of a past long forgotten and now the mystery hidden within this relic threatens to devour the world as we know it. As Sarah, you will have to stop this monstrous incursion with your wit and the help of your fellow agents. Your investigation will take you to distant places, both in space and time,  to discover the origin of this adversity. Prove once again that the world is safe, while the order of the griffins is on the watch.

Nerdook Bundle Vol. 1

  • Puzzle for up to 2 players
  • Publisher: Digerati
  • Release date: March 19

One-man indie developer Nerdook is a master at making games that are easy to pick up and play, but impossible to put down. This collection includes three Nerdook gems: Monster Slayers, Reverse Crawl, and Vertical Drop Heroes.

Beyond Enemy Lines: Essentials

  • Single-player first-person action
  • Publisher: Polygon Art
  • Release Date: March 19

Beyond Enemy Lines: Essentials continues the trilled and intense combat experience from Beyond Enemy Lines: Covert Operations with a new campaign, additional Single Missions and weapons to utilize.

Think your way in, observe the enemies and sneak into their base. Rescue an as hostage held agent from an unknown arms dealer, adapt to changing weather conditions, and use the the darkness of the night to your favor in this unforgiving, intense experience where skill and tactical decisions matter!

Mist Hunter

  • Single-player first-person action
  • Publisher: Flox Studios
  • Developer: Flox Studios
  • Release Date: March 20

Mist Hunter – is a blistering fast rogue-like arena shooter. A deadly magic poison runs through your veins, there is no cure and your heart will stop beating in 90 seconds.

Unusual magic weapons, 100 trophies that change the playstyle, 7 arenas that will put your skills to test.

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DOOM 64

  • Single-player first-person action
  • Developer: id Software
  • Release Date: March 20

Celebrate DOOM’s 25th anniversary with DOOM 64, originally released on Nintendo 64 in 1997. Take the fight to Hell at home or on-the-go with DOOM 64’s triumphant return to Nintendo Switch!

Fight against demons in your crusade to hunt down the Mother of Demons and stop Hell’s invasion. As you battle through more than 30 action-packed levels, be on the lookout for enhanced weapons and secrets to help you put an end to the demonic threat.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons

  • Sim for up to 8 players
  • Publisher: Nintendo
  • Developer: Nintendo
  • Release date: March 20

Escape to a deserted island and create your own paradise as you explore, create, and customize in the Animal Crossing: New Horizons game. Your island getaway has a wealth of natural resources that can be used to craft everything from tools to creature comforts. You can hunt down insects at the crack of dawn, decorate your paradise throughout the day, or enjoy sunset on the beach while fishing in the ocean. The time of day and season match real life, so each day on your island is a chance to check in and find new surprises all year round.

Lust for Darkness: Dawn Edition

  • Single-player adventure/RPG
  • Publisher: SimFabric
  • Developer: SimFabric
  • Release date: March 20

Jonathan Moon receives a letter from his wife who has gone missing a year before. Following information from the message he heads for a secluded mansion where an eldritch, occult ceremony takes place.

Gates to another world – the profane, perverse land of Lusst’ghaa are opened. Move in both a Victorian mansion and Lusst’ghaa – an alien dimension filled with otherworldly creatures. Lusst’ghaa used to be similar to our earth until the local beings decided to undergo total degeneration at their own wish. Through experiments they transformed their bodies so that they could never cease to experience carnal delights. Hundreds of years have passed since that metamorphosis and Lusst’ghaa is now a land overgrown with alien vegetation and full of monstrosities squirming in a never ending ecstasy.

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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.

1 Comment

  1. You forgot “R.B.I. Baseball 20”! I’m usually not a video sports game fan but my hankering for a postponed baseball season has me buying it 🙁

    https://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/r-b-i-baseball-20-switch/

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