Nintendo Download for 2/4/21

Let’s Get Physical


Nintendo Download | Haven

Welcome to the first Nintendo Download of February! This one starts off with two featured titles, some My Nintendo deals, sales, digital goodies and more. There’s a good mix of genres and tastes this time. So let’s not waste any more words, and jump right into some games for this week!

Flame On!


Nintendo Download | Blue Fire

Blue Fire is one of those games that’s been on my radar for a little while. Mostly cause it’s an indie with a unique visual style. In it, you explore the vast world of Penumbra, fighting dangerous foes and doing feats of platforming. But that’s not the only featured title this week. This next game is another I’ve been curious about for a while. Since I demoed it, in fact. Haven is another distinct indie vision, with lush art, interesting combat and a fascinating premise. Explore the boundaries of love and the mysteries of your planet. Next up on this Nintendo Download, let’s talk about some new My Nintendo deals.

  • A Golden Opportunity – For a limited time, you can earn up to 600 My Nintendo Gold Points – twice the normal amount – when you purchase select digital games through Nintendo eShop, (where available) or participating retailers.* Eligible games include Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, among others!

Zap Some Nintendo Download Deals


Nintendo Download | Grey Skies

Now, before we jump into the regular sales, first we have a special one to cover. Capcom is having a Mega Man franchise sale from today until the 11th. It’s offering up to half off on several great games – Mega Man Legacy Collection, Mega Man Legacy Collection 2, Mega Man X Legacy Collection, Mega Man X Legacy Collection 2 and Mega Man Zero / ZX Legacy Collection. So if you’ve missed out on these classic games, these compilations on sale should offer a good incentive to catch up.

Spy Some More Savings


Nintendo Download | NUTS

For the regular Nintendo Download weekly sales, let’s begin with some cheaper options. If you want an excuse to get bloody, look no further than In Celebration of Violence. It’s a gritty rogue and it’s only $9.09 currently. To explore your imagination, you might enjoy Drawn to Life: Two Realms for $6.99. For those that enjoy puzzles with time manipulation, try The Ambassador: Fractured Timelines for $6.73. Or for a fun take on Bust-A-Move, there’s Roundguard for $8.97. Lastly, for a remade classic at a good price, soar to Panzer Dragoon: Remake for $6.24.

Mythical Mayhem


Nintendo Download | Skyforge

Now for some heftier bargains. To explore insanity and monsters, there’s Cultist Simulator: Initiate Edition for $13.99. For a jaunt through cyber horror, try Sense – A Cyberpunk Ghost Story. It’s currently only $15.99. For a unique Indian take on action gaming, there’s Raji: An Ancient Epic for $18.74. If you like total madness, look no further than BDSM for $13.39. And if you want a good SHMUP, you might enjoy Rigid Force Redux for $11.99.

Get Retro


G-MODE Archives 29 ZANAC

Okay folks, time to wrap up the Nintendo Download with some digital games. For your retro needs, try Arcade Archives HALLEY’s COMET and G-MODE Archives29 ZANAC. For games with mystery and horror, try these – Conarium, Grey Skies: A War of the Worlds Story and Silver Chains. Fans of compilations should try Digerati Best Sellers, featuring a handful of popular indies. If you need a VN with husbando, try Byakko-tai Samurai Boys. Or for a unique concept, try Hexagon Defense. Adventure fans could check out Odysseus Kosmos and his Robot Quest. To hunt dastardly squirrels, try NUTS. If you like MMOs, you might enjoy Skyforge. And finally, for the return of a classic PS2 game that never graced our shores, try Kowloon High-School Chronicle.

Back to the Future


Kowloon High-School Chronicle

Not a bad first Nintendo Download for the month. Thanks as usual for joining us here at HPP, and be sure to check back next week for more Nintendo games worth checking out!

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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