Nintendo Download for 8/8/19

Thursday, August 8th, 2019

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Hope you all loved last week’s huge Nintendo Download, cause this week is another short and sweet one. Which isn’t the same as bad, just be ready for this ride to end much sooner. There’s only a couple featured titles, the usual sales and digital games and some My Nintendo activities. So let’s get started with two very different titles.

Nintendo Download | Pillars of Eternity

First up, if you love old school RPG fun, you might enjoy Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition. It will feature an expansive story, vast character creation and all the updates from the original PC version. If you prefer something with more bang, you might prefer the other featured game. None other than Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet Complete Edition is out. Enjoy 30+ characters, all the DLC and expansions and more. Next up, let’s check out some sales.

Nintendo Download | SAO Fatal Bullet CE

There’s always sales in the Nintendo Download, and today is no different. Thanks to the Game Guide, here’s what’s on offer this week. For a descent into madness, enjoy Lovecraft’s Untold Stories (Switch) for $11.24; for RPG fun, try SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech (Switch) for $19.99; for old school fun, enjoy Aggelos (Switch) for $11.24; to enjoy colorful mayhem, try BATTLLOON (Switch) for $3.49; or for atmospheric horror, try Observer (Switch), steeply discounted to $10.49; for a little tower defense, enjoy Gensokyo Defenders (Switch) for $9.99; for a nice discount, try Super Chariot (Switch) for $5.99; or for another, try Saturday Morning RPG (Switch) for $2.99; if you want some tactical fun, try Tiny Metal (Switch) for half off at $12.49; for an amazing discount, check out Semispheres (Switch) for $0.49; or to support your portable, try Gurumin 3D: A Monstrous Adventure (3DS) for $5.99; and lastly, for something quirky, try Ice Cream Surfer (Wii U) for only $0.50. To see all the other discounted games, just click here.

Nintendo Download | DC Universe Online

If you’re like me, you’ve been hooked to your Switch playing the latest Fire Emblem. If so, you might enjoy this My Nintendo offering:

Nintendo Download | Fell Seal: Arbiter's Mark

Finally, let’s close out today’s Nintendo Download with some digital games. There’s a handful of really great stuff coming out starting next week, much better than usual. Fans of horror and RPGs might love My Big Sister. Hardcore platformer fans should love Never Give Up and Exception. And lastly, if you need more tactical love in your life, might I suggest you check out Fell Seal: Arbiter’s Mark starting next week?

Nintendo Download | Never Give Up

If that wasn’t enough, here’s more digital goodies to check out this week of the Nintendo Download. Fans of retro might enjoy Arcade Archives Victory Road and Pelican and Medjed. Horror fans might try Shadows 2: Perfidia and Welcome to Hanwell. For an expansive fan experience, try DC Universe Online. To get your bullet fix, try Subdivision Infinity DX and Turok 2: Seeds of Evil. If you prefer tactical fun, try M.A.C.E. Tower Defense and Tactics V: “Obsidian Brigade”. For simple yet fun updated retro experiences, try Pix the Cat and Taimumari: Complete Edition. And lastly, to play with the elements, try Quench.

Nintendo Download | Taimumari Complete Edition

That’s it for today’s Nintendo Download. Thanks again for joining us here at oprainfall, and be sure to tune in next week for more games worth checking out!

Nintendo Download | Exception

About Josh Speer

Josh is a passionate gamer, finding time to clock in around 30-40 hours of gaming a week. He discovered Operation Rainfall while avidly following the localization of the Big 3 Wii RPGs. He enjoys SHMUPS, Platformers, RPGs, Roguelikes and the occasional Fighter. He’s also an unashamedly giant Mega Man fan, having played the series since he was eight. As Head Editor and Review Manager, he spends far too much time editing reviews and random articles. In his limited spare time he devours indies whole and anticipates the release of quirky, unpredictable and innovative games.