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Nintendo Download for 1/21/21

Time For the Nintendo Download to Get Dark

Nintendo Download | Cyber Shadow

Well guys, it’s a dreary day where I live. Which kind of makes the perfect setting for today’s Nintendo Download. Cause the featured titles today are all about death, violence and a twinge of mystery. Besides those, there’s also the typical sales and the usual digital bag full of goodies. Let’s start with one game coming out soon that I’m quite excited about.

Cloudy With a Chance of Murder

Nintendo Download | Hitman 3 Cloud Version

I had been getting snippets of news about Cyber Shadow before I knew exactly what it was. Then, when I heard that Yacht Club Games was publishing the game, my interest truly got piqued. And after playing the game several hours, let me tell you – my hype was not in vain. Cyber Shadow may not be developed by the Shovel Knight team, but their attention to detail shines all throughout this dark and mysterious adventure. Sure, it looks like Ninja Gaiden, but it has many elements from other classics as well. Though I’m reviewing the Steam version, I enjoyed it so much I double dipped to own it on Switch as well. If you’re similarly inclined, purchasing the game before the release date of the 25th lets you get it for 25% off. But if you’re still not convinced, stay tuned for my upcoming review of Cyber Shadow once it’s officially out. The other featured game isn’t one I’m personally that interested in, but it’s still kind of novel. Hitman 3 has come to the Switch in the Cloud Version. So if you’ve been hankering to slay some marks in odd and devious ways, now you can on Switch. Next up, let’s continue the Nintendo Download with some good sales.

Savings to Die For

Nintendo Download | Sally Face

First up, the more affordable sales. If you enjoy Adventure games with a bit of horror, you might enjoy Red Colony. It’s very affordable at only $6.29. Those that prefer mixing zombies with strategy might enjoy Bridge Constructor: The Walking Dead for $7.49. For a compilation of retro gaming, try the Retro Classix Collection #1: Data East for half off at $9.99. Fans of turn based strategy should check out Here Be Dragons for $9.89. And for a mix of kaiju, robots and adorable animals, look no further than Volta-X for $9.99.

Waifu to Live For

Nintendo Download | Atelier Ryza 2

Next up, how about some more pricey yet still worthy submissions? For a charmingly strange experience, try Nine Witches: Family Disruption for $12.99. Or for cute waifu adventures, try QV for $11.99. If you love Cthulhu, then you might like Gibbous – A Cthulhu Adventure for $11.99. Those that enjoy hardcore action might try ScourgeBringer for $14.44. And lastly, for a unique tale set in snow and ice, try Röki for only $11.99.

A Symphony of Savings

Nintendo Download | Nosferatu Lilinor

Finally, let’s conclude this Nintendo Download with some digital games. There’s a bunch this week, so buckle up. Retro fans have a lot to check out, both classic and new age – Arcade Archives Cosmo Police Galivan, G-MODE Archives25 Topolon, Jiffy, Missile Dancer and Timothy and the Mysterious Forest. Likewise, fans of Adventure games can enjoy these – Abyss: The Wraiths of Eden, EPHEMERAL -FANTASY ON DARK-, GRISAIA PHANTOM TRIGGER 5.5, Her Love in the Force and Sally Face. Fans of puzzles and strategy can investigate this group – Battle For Blood, CATTCH, Colorful Colore, Gradiently and SOLAS 128. Those that prefer RPGs can try Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & the Secret Fairy, Loot Hero DX, Neoverse Trinity Edition and Warhammer 40,000: Space Wolf. For first person mayhem, try ADVERSE. Those craving combat should check out Shing! For a gothic platformer, try Nosferatu Lilinor. And lastly, for a charming rhythm game, try Tadpole Treble Encore.

Another Successful Nintendo Download

Nintendo Download | Neoverse Trinity Edition

Whew. That digital selection really filled out this Nintendo Download, huh? Thanks as always for joining us here at HPP, and be sure to tune in next week for more Nintendo fun and games.

Josh Speer
Got my start in the industry at oprainfall, but been a game fanatic since I was young. Indie / niche advocate and fan of classics like Mega Man, Castlevania and Super Metroid. Enjoys many genres, including platformers, turn based / tactical RPGs, rhythm and much more. Champion of PAX West and Knight of E3.

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