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Nintendo Download Updates (17/12 – 23/12) Sleigh your Wallet

by Daniel VuckovicDecember 21, 2018

You thought last week was big? Well, have we got news for you. There are over 350 games currently on sale on the Nintendo Switch eShop – and we’ve got them all listed for you below. 

This isn’t just some sale with a few piddly games, there are some big discounts here and some big games. All of Ubisoft’s stuff is on sale including Starlink which is nearly 50% off. 2K has their games, including new stuff like Civilization. THQ have their range, Team 17 have all their stuff too.

Then there are all the other indies, there are literally too many games here to single out – you’re just going to scroll right on through them. All of the games are on sale until after Christmas as well. Hopefully, we’ll see someone have discounts on eShop credit and you can save even more.

Oh, there’s a ton of new stuff out this week as well – Firewatch, InkyPen, Donut County, Puzzle Bobble, Donkey Kong Jr., Sheltered – so much.

So what are you picking up this week?

New Releases

 ACA NeoGeo Puzzle Bobble (Hamster) – $10.50
 Arcade Archives Donkey Kong Jr. (Hamster) – $10.50
 Awe (BLG-Publishing) – $7.50
 Bring Them Home (Higgs Games) – $18.00
 Chronus Arc (KEMCO) – $19.50
 City Builder (BoomBox) – $15.00
 Clouds & Sheep 2 (HandyGames) – $14.99
 Donut County (Annapurna Interactive) – $17.99
  Dreamwalker (Code Mystics) – $6.60
 Dynamite Fishing – World Games (HandyGames) – $14.99
 Firewatch (Campo Santo) – $29.95
 Funghi Puzzle Funghi Explosion (D3 Publisher) – $25.50
 Guess the Character (JanduSoft) – $4.50
 Horizon Shift ’81 (Funbox Media) – $12.00
 InkyPen – FREE
 Kingmaker: Rise to the Throne (Artifex Mundi) – $22.50
 Koloro (QubicGames) – $14.99
 Leopoldo Manquiseil (BLG-Publishing) – $9.00
 Mana Spark (QubicGames) – $14.99
 Nightshade (D3 Publisher) – $72.00
 Nippon Marathon (Pqube) – $19.50
 Party Arcade (FarSight Studios) – $29.99
 Razed (Pqube) – $15.00
 Revertia (PLiCy) – $5.99
 Sheltered (Team17) – $18.00 (Usually $22.50, ends 31/12)
 Sundered: Eldritch Edition (Thunder Lotus Games) – $28.95
 Trybit Logic (HIMACS) – $7.69 (Usually $10.00, ends 7/1)
 Viviette (DYA GAMES) – $14.99
 Wondershot (QubicGames) – $14.99


Release dates refer to the date listed in the eShop. Sometimes a game may be listed for the 19th for example, but not arrive on the Australian eShop until very late in the day or the next day due to our affiliation with the European eShop system. Titles available will change and update during the week, we’ll do a major update to the article on Thursday night/Friday morning which traditionally is the ‘usual’ update time.

New Festive Sales

  Octopath Traveller (Nintendo) – $53.95 (Usually $89.95, 10/1)

  10 Second Run RETURNS – $4.97 (Usually $7.65, 13/1)
  1001 Ultimate Mahjong 2 (NAWIA GAMES) – $6.49 (Usually $12.99, ends 3/1)
  30-in-1 Game Collection: Volume 1 (Teyon) – $11.25 (Usually $22.50, ends 3/1)
  36 Fragments of Midnight (Ratalaika Games) – $2.25 (Usually $4.50, ends 7/1)
  99Seconds (EnjoyUp) – $2.97 (Usually $4.50, ends 4/1)
  Aegis Defenders (Humble Bundle) – $13.17 (Usually $23.95, ends 3/1)
  Agatha Knife (Mango Protocol) – $11.16 (Usually $15.95, ends 3/1)
  Air Mail (N-Fusion) – $12.99 (Usually $19.50, ends 3/1)
   Anima: Gate of Memories – The Nameless Chronicles (BLG-Publishing) – $22.50 (Usually $30.00, ends 9/1)
  Anima: Gate of Memories (BLG-Publishing) – $22.50 (Usually $30.00, ends 9/1)
  Animal Super Squad (DoubleMoose) – $6.00 (Usually $15.00, ends 7/1)
  AQUA KITTY UDX (Tikipod) – $5.49 (Usually $10.99, ends 3/1)
  Astro Bears Party (QubicGames) – $1.50 (Usually $7.50, ends 13/1)
  Axiom Verge (Thomas Happ Games) – $13.50 (Usually $27.00, ends 3/1)
  Banner Saga 2 (Versus Evil) – $18.00 (Usually $30.00, ends 3/1)
  Battle Chasers: Nightwar (THQ Nordic) – $35.97 (Usually $59.95, ends 3/1)
  Battle Chef Brigade (Adult Swim Games) – $18.00 (Usually $30.00, ends 3/1)
  BILLIARD (D3 Publisher) – $5.25 (Usually $10.50, ends 7/1)
  Black Hole (Dufgames) – $5.93 (Usually $8.99, ends 3/1)
  Bloody Zombies (nDreams) – $7.99 (Usually $19.99, ends 3/1)
  BRAWL (QubicGames) – $1.50 (Usually $15.00, ends 13/1)
  Brawlout (Angry Mob Games) – $15.00 (Usually $30.00, ends 18/1)
  BUTCHER (Crunching Koalas) – $6.00 (Usually $15.00, ends 3/1)
  Cake Laboratory (GRIMTALIN) – $4.05 (Usually $4.50, ends 6/1)
  Car Quest (Ezone) – $1.55 (Usually $12.99, ends 24/12)
  Carnival Games (2K) – $41.21 (Usually $54.95, ends 3/1)
  Catch ‘Em! Goldfish Scooping (D3 Publisher) – $4 (Usually $10.05, ends 7/1)
  Chameleon Run Deluxe Edition (Cinemax) – $3.99 (Usually $9.99, ends 3/1)
  Child of Light Ultimate Edition (Ubisoft) – $20.96 (Usually $29.95, ends 7/1)
  Cities: Skylines – Nintendo Switch Edition (Paradox Interactive) – $48.00 (Usually $60.00, ends 3/1)
  ClusterPuck 99 (Coatsink Software) – $6.49 (Usually $12.99, ends 3/1)
  Clustertruck (tinyBuild Games) – $11.25 (Usually $22.50, ends 7/1)
  Coffin Dodgers (Wales Interactive) – $9.75 (Usually $19.50, ends 3/1)
  Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy (Activision) – $45.45 (Usually $69.95, ends 3/1)
  Crossing Souls (Devolver Digital) – $11.15 (Usually $22.50, ends 3/1)
  D/Generation HD (West Coast) – $18.00 (Usually $26.99, ends 16/1)
  D/Generation: The Original (West Coast) – $18.00 (Usually $26.99, ends 16/1)
  de Blob (THQ Nordic) – $22.50 (Usually $45.00, ends 3/1)
  de Blob 2 (THQ Nordic) – $40.50 (Usually $45.00, ends 3/1)
  Demon’s Crystals (BLG-Publishing) – $20.25 (Usually $22.50, ends 9/1)
  Devious Dungeon (Ratalaika Games) – $8.04 (Usually $12.00, ends 7/1)
  Disease -Hidden Object- (D3 Publisher) – $5.25 (Usually $10.50, ends 10/1)
  Dokuro (SE Mobile and Online) – $9.59 (Usually $11.99, ends 11/1)
  Don’t Knock Twice (Wales Interactive) – $9.59 (Usually $15.99, ends 3/1)
  Enchanting Mahjong Match (D3 Publisher) – $3.25 (Usually $6.50, ends 7/1)
  ESCAPE TRICK: 35 FatefulEnigmas (D3Publisher) – $13.47 (Usually $26.95, ends 7/1)
  Fear Effect Sedna (Square Enix) – $7.48 (Usually $29.95, ends 31/12)
  FullBlast (RATALAIKA Games) – $6.74(Usually $8.99, ends 7/1)
  Garage (tinyBuild Games) – $11.25 (Usually $22.50, ends 7/1)
  Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams – Owltimate Edition (HandyGames) – $40.50 (Usually $45.00, ends 4/1)
  Ginger: Beyond the Crystal (Badland Games) – $19.50 (Usually $30.00, ends 9/1)
  Gnomes Garden (8FLOOR Games) – $3.00 (Usually $7.50, ends 3/1)
  Gnomes Garden 3: The thief of castles (8FLOOR Games) – $3.00 (Usually $7.50, ends 3/1)
  Guts & Glory (tinyBuild Games) – $11.25 (Usually $22.50, ends 7/1)
  Hello Neighbor (tinyBuild Games) – $30.00 (Usually $60.00 ends 3/1)
  Hyperide: Vector Raid (Arts Alliance) – $3.00 (Usually $6.00, ends 31/12)
  I Hate Running Backwards (Devolver Digital) – $15.07 (Usually $22.50, ends 3/1)
  I, Zombie (Awesome Games) – $5.01 (Usually $7.49, ends 31/12)
  ICEY (X.D. Network) – $10.07 (Usually $12.59, ends 3/1)
  Infernium (Undergames) – $6.90 (Usually $34.50, ends 3/1)
  InkSplosion (Ratalaika Games) – $4.50 (Usually $7.50, ends 7/1)
  Iro Hero (eastasiasoft) – $5.99 (Usually $19.99, ends 9/1)
  Jack N’ Jill DX (RATALAIKA Games) – $5.99 (Usually $7.99, ends 7/1)
  L.A. Noire (ROCKSTAR GAMES) – $44.97 (Usually $89.95, ends 3/1)
  Late Shift (Wales Interactive) – $13.65 (Usually $19.50, ends 3/1)
  League of Evil (Ratalaika Games) – $4.80 (Usually $12.00, ends 7/1)
  Legend of Kay Anniversary (THQ Nordic) – $18.00 (Usually $45.00, ends 3/1)
  Legendary Eleven (Eclipse Games) – $10.99 (Usually $14.99, 7/1)
  Lichtspeer: Double Speer Edition (Crunching Koalas) – $6.00 (Usually $15.00, ends 3/1)
  Light Fall (Bishop Games) – $9.99 (Usually $19.99, ends 3/1)
  Lode Runner Legacy (Tozai Games) – $9.00 (Usually $18.00, ends 3/1)
  Machinarium (Amanita Design) – $10.39 (Usually $12.99, ends 3/1)
  Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle (Ubisoft) – $29.95 (Usually $59.95, ends 7/1
  MechaNika (Mango Protocol) – $7.24 (Usually $9.05, ends 3/1)
  Midnight Deluxe (Ratalaika Games) – $4.50 (Usually $7.50, ends 7/1)
  Mimpi Dreams (Dreadlocks) – $10.49 (Usually $14.99, ends 7/1)
  Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae (ZENITH BLUE) – $12.60 (Usually $18.00, ends 4/1)
  Mom Hid My Game! (KEMCO) – $5.25 (Usually $7.50, ends 9/1)
   Monopoly for Nintendo Switch (Ubisoft) – $29.97 (Usually $59.95, ends 7.1)
  Mr. Shifty (tinyBuild Games) – $9.75 (Usually $19.50, ends 7/1)
  Muddledash (Pqube) – $5.25 (Usually $7.50, ends 3/1)
  Mugsters (Team17) – $9.99 (Usually $19.99, ends 2/1)
  NBA 2K Playgrounds 2 (2K) – $47.95 (Usually $31.16, 3/1)
  NBA 2K19 (2K) – $69.96 (Usually $99.95, 3/1)
  Never Stop (Pixelsplit) – $5.25 (Usually $7.50, ends 3/1)
  Nightmare Boy (BLG-Publishing) – $10.50 (Usually $15.00, ends 9/1)
  Nihilumbra (BeautiFun Games) – $2.99 (Usually $9.99, 7/1)
  Oh My Godheads: Party Edition (Square Enix Europe LTD) – $13.77 (Usually $22.95, ends 31/12)
  OKAMI HD (CAPCOM) – $22.46 (Usually $29.95, ends 10/1)
  One More Dungeon (Ratalaika Games) – $7.20 (Usually $12.00, ends 7/1)
  Overcooked! 2 (Team 17) – $28.12 (Usually $37.50, ends 2/1)
  Party Hard (tinyBuild Games) – $18.00 (Usually $22.50, ends 3/1)
  PIANISTA (Superb) – $29.99 (Usually $37.50, 3/1)
  Pirates: All Aboard! (QubicGames) – $1.50 (Usually $8.99, ends 13/1)
  PLANET ALPHA (Team17) – $16.20 (Usually $27.00, ends 2/1)
  Plantera Deluxe (Ratalaika Games) – $3.75 (Usually $7.50, ends 7/1)
  Pool Panic (Cartoon Interactive) – $12.07 (Usually $18.30, ends 3/1)
  Punch Club (tinyBuild Games) – $11.25 (Usually $22.50, ends 7/1)
  Raging Justice (Team17) – $8.99 (Usually $17.99, ends 2/1)
  RAYMAN LEGENDS: DEFINITIVE EDITION (Ubisoft) – $29.97 (Usually $59.95, ends 7/1)
  Rise and Shine (Adult Swim Games) – $13.50 (Usually $22.50, ends 3/1)
  RISK: The Game of Global Domination (Ubisoft) – $20.96 (Usually $29.95, ends 7/1)
  Road To Ballhalla (tinyBuild Games) – $11.25 (Usually $22.50, ends 7/1)
  Robonauts (QubicGames) – $1.50 (Usually $12.99, ends 13/1)
  Santa Tracker (Onteca) – $1.99 (Usually $2.99, ends 16/1)
  Secret Files: Tunguska (Koch Media) – $5.62 (Usually $22.50, ends 3/1)
  Shadow of Loot Box (RATALAIKA Games) – $9.59 (Usually $11.99, ends 7/1)
  Sheltered (Team17) – $18.00 (Usually $22.50, ends 31/12)
  Shu (Coatsink Software) – $6.49 (Usually $12.99, ends 3/1)
  Sid Meier’s Civilization VI (2K) – $71.96 (Usually $89.95, ends 3/1)
  Sine Mora EX (HandyGames) – $14.98 (Usually $49.95, ends 3/1)
  Soap Dodgem (Zsolt Fabian) – $6.21 (Usually $10.35, ends 3/1)
  Soulblight (My Next Games) – $18.00 (Usually $22.50, ends 5/1)
  Space Ribbon (Onteca)- $3.99 (Usually $19.99, ends 17/1)
  SpiritSphere DX (Fabraz) – $9.00 (Usually $15.00, ends 3/1)
  Splat the Fruit (West Coast) – $18.00 (Usually $26.99, ends 16/1)
  Sports Party (Ubisoft) – $34.96 (Usually $49.95, ends 7/1)
  Spy Chameleon (Unfinished Pixel) – $9.00 (Usually $12.00, ends 14/1)
  Squareboy vs Bullies: Arena Edition (Ratalaika Games) – $4.50 (Usually $7.50, ends 7/1)
  Starlink: Battle for Atlas – Deluxe Edition (Ubisoft) – $ 74.97 (Usually $149.95, ends 7/1)
  Starlink: Battle for Atlas – Standard Edition (Ubisoft) – $ 59.97 (Usually $119.95, ends 7/1)
  STAY (Pqube) – $13.50 (Usually $18.00, ends 3/1)
  Suicide Guy (ChubbyPixel) – $7.20 (Usually $12.00, ends 31/12)
  Super Destronaut DX – (RATALAIKA Games) – $5.02 (Usually $7.50, end 7/1)
  Super Toy Cars (Eclipse Games) – $8.99 (Usually $14.99, ends 3/1)
  Super Volley Blast (Unfinished Pixel) – $11.25 (Usually $15.00, ends 14/1)
  Tallowmere (Teyon) – $5.25 (Usually $10.50, ends 3/1)
  Tennis (D3 Publisher) – $5.25 (Usually $10.50, ends 7/1)
  TETRA’s Escape (RATALAIKA Games) – $5.02 (Usually $7.50, end 7/1)
  The Adventures of Elena Temple (GRIMTALIN) – $3.19 (Usually $7.99, ends 3/1)
  The Banner Saga (Versus Evil) – $12.00 (Usually $30.00, ends 3/1)
  The Bunker (Wales Interactive) – $11.70 (Usually $19.50, ends 3/1)
  THE Card: Poker, Texas hold ’em, Blackjack and Page One (D3 Publisher) – $3.75 (Usually $7.50, ends 7/1)
  The Escapists: Complete Edition (Team17) – $11.99 (Usually $19.99, ends 2/1)
  The Final Station (tinyBuild Games) – $11.25 (Usually $22.50, ends 7/1)
  The Keep (Cinemax) – $19.00 (Usually $24.99, ends 23/12)
  THE Number Puzzle (D3 Publisher) – $3.75 (Usually $7.50, ends 7/1)
  The Shapeshifting Detective (Wales Interactive) – $13.65 (Usually $19.50, ends 3/1)
  The Warlock of Firetop Mountain (Tin Man Games) – $24.49 (Usually $34.99, ends 3/1)
  This Is the Police (THQ Nordic) – $11.99 (Usually $39.99, ends 3/1)
  Thumper (Drool LLC) – $11.98 (Usually $29.95, ends 28/12)
  Titan Quest (THQ Nordic) – $54.00 (Usually $60.00, ends 3/1)
  Twin Robots: Ultimate Edition (Ratalaika Games) – $7.20 (Usually $12.00, ends 7/1)
  Typoman (Wales Interactive) – $13.06 (Usually $19.59, ends 3/1)
  Ultimate Chicken Horse (Clever Endeavour Games) – $16.87 (Usually $22.50, ends 3/1)
  UNO (Ubisoft) – $10.01 (Usually $14.30, ends 7/1)
  Valiant Hearts: The Great War (Ubisoft) – $20.96 (Usually $29.95, ends 7/1)
  Vesta (FinalBoss Games) – $7.50 (Usually $15.00, ends 4/1)
  Volgarr the Viking (BLUE PRINT) – $4.97 (Usually $14.99, ends 13/1)
  Western 1849 Reloaded (NAWIA GAMES) – $5.25 (Usually $10.49, ends 3/1)
  Wheels of Aurelia (MixedBag) – $5.99 (Usually $14.99, ends 31/12)
  Wizard of Legend (Humble Bundle) – $20.79 (Usually $25.99, ends 3/1)
  Worms W.M.D (Team 17) – $24.75 (Usually $45.00, ends 2/1)
  WWE 2K18 (2K) – $23.08 (Usually $69.95, ends 3/1)
  Yoku’s Island Express (Team17) – $13.50 (Usually $27.00, 2/1)

The following games were added on sale on Friday evening;

  West of Loathing (Asymmetric) – $9.80 (Usually $14.00, ends 3/1)
  Puzzle Box Maker (Bplus) – $15.00 (Usually $22.50, ends 3/1)
  Pato Box (Bromio) – $15.75 (Usually $22.50, ends 3/1)
  Aces of the Luftwaffe – Squadron (HandyGames) – $15.00 (Usually $22.50, ends 3/1)
  Hunter’s Legacy: Purrfect Edition (Lienzo) – $9.45 (Usually $10.50, ends 3/1)
  Townsmen (HandyGames) – $26.10 (Usually $29.00, ends 3/1)
  Perfect Angle (Ivanovich Games) – $7.49 (Usually $14.99, ends 3/1)
  Kentucky Robo Chicken (Solid9) – $1.50 (Usually $3.75, ends 3/1)
  DragonFangZ – The Rose & Dungeon of Time (toydea) – $20.99 (Usually $29.99, ends 3/1)
  Them Bombs! (YELLOW DOT) – $13.29 (Usually $18.99, ends 3/1)

Festive Sales Continued 

  20XX (Batterystaple Games) – $13.79 (Usually $22.99, ends 3/1)
  60 Seconds! (RobotGentleman.) $3.75 (Usually $15.00, ends 3/1)
  6180 the moon (Sunyong Park) – $4.50 (Usually $6.00, ends 3/1)
  A Gummy’s Life (EP Games) – $18.00 (Usually $22.50, ends 3/1)
  AeternoBlade (CORECELL) – $13.50 (Usually $22.50, ends 3/1)
  All-Star Fruit Racing (Pqube) – $26.25 (Usually $37.50, ends 3/1)
  Ambition of the Slimes (Flyhigh Works) – $6.26 (Usually $8.95, ends 3/1)
  Aqua TV (EM Studios) – $10.49 (Usually $14.99, ends 3/1)
  Banner Saga 3 (Versus Evil) – $30.00 (Usually $37.50, ends 3/1)
  BINGO for Nintendo Switch (Starsign) – $3.75 (Usually $7.50, 3/1)
  Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King (FDG Entertainment) – $13.39 (Usually $19.99, ends 3/1)
  Bomb Chicken (Nitrome) – $13.99 (Usually $19.99, ends 3/1)
  Bomber Crew (Curve Digital) – $11.25 (Usually $22.50, ends 3/1)
  Boom Ball: Boost Edition (VirtualAirGuitar) – $12.75 (Usually $18.99, ends 3/1)
  Bulrly Men at Sea (Plug In Digital) – $9.99 (Usually $15.00, ends 3/1)
  Capcom Beat ‘Em Up Bundle (Capcom) – $23.96 (Usually $29.95, ends 3/1)
  Cast of the Seven Godsends (Merge Games) – $3.89 (Usually $19.49, ends 3/1)
  Cat Quest (Pqube) – $6.97 (Usually $15.50, ends 3/1)
  Caveman Warriors (JanduSoft) – $4.87 (Usually $19.50, ends 3/1)
  Chicken Range (Funbox Media) – $18.75 (Usually $18.75, ends 3/1)
  ChromaGun (Pixel Maniacs) – $14.99 (Usually $29.99, ends 3/1)
  CricktoGame: Nintendo Switch Edition (Polygon-e)
  Crypt of the NecroDancer: Edition (TranscendSense Technologies) – $6.00 (Usually $30.00, ends 3/1)
  Dark Witch Music Episode: Rudymical (Flyhigh Works) – $4.99 (Usually $10.99, ends 3/1)
  Darts Up (EnjoyUp Games) – $2.25 (Usually $4.50, ends 4/1)
  Death Road to Canada (Ukiyo Publishing) – $11.97 (Usually $19.95, ends 3/1)
  Deemo (Flyhigh Works) – $38.25 (Usually $45.00, ends 3/1)
  Demetrios – The BIG Cynical Adventure (COWCAT) – $12.00 (Usually $15.00, ends 3/1)
  Deployment (Whale Rock Games) – $11.25 (Usually $15.00, ends 3/1)
  Deru – The Art of Cooperation (Ink Kit) – $18.00 (Usually $22.50, ends 3/1)
  Detention (Coconut Island Games) – $9.45 (Usually $15.75, ends 3/1)
  Die for Valhalla! (Monster Couch) – $10.79 (Usually $17.99, ends 3/1)
  Dream Alone (Fat Dog Games) – $7.49 (Usually $14.99, ends 3/1)
  EARTHLOCK (Snowcastle Games) – $18.75 (Usually $37.50, ends 3/1)
  Elemental Knights R (WINLIGHT) $28.31 (Usually $31.46, ends 3/1)
  EXORDER (Fat Dog Games) – $9.49 (Usually $9.49, ends 3/1)
  Fairune Collection (FlyHigh Works) – $12.56 (Usually $17.95, ends 3/1)
  FAST RMX (Shin’en Multimedia) – $