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Download update revealed for June 22, 2017 in Europe

Published by Jack Taylor     June 22, 2017     16:45 UTC

Oceanhorn makes the journey to Nintendo Switch this week, while Ever Oasis, RPG Maker Fes, and Runbow Pocket highlight a bumper week on Nintendo 3DS.

Nintendo Switch

Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas (FDG Ent.; 22 June; £13.49/€14.99)
Set sail and embark on an epic journey. Grow from a boy to a legend. You wake up and find a letter from your father. He is gone… The only lead is his old notebook and a mysterious necklace. What happened? Explore the islands of Uncharted Seas, a world filled with many dangers, puzzles and secrets. Fight monsters, learn to use magic and discover ancient treasures which will help you on your quest. Use all your wits and skill to unravel the mysteries of ancient kingdom Arcadia and sea monster Oceanhorn.

Classic games on Nintendo Switch

Fatal Fury 2 (ACA Neo Geo - Hamster; 22 June; £6.29/€6.99)
Fatal Fury 2 is a fighting game released by SNK in 1992. Terry, Andy, Joe return from the previous instalment along with five new fighters in order to decide who is the strongest. In addition to Desperation Moves which can change the outcome of the battle, the two-lane plane mechanic is back stronger than ever, allowing players to fight each other in stage backgrounds.

Nintendo 3DS

Ever Oasis (Nintendo; 23 June; £34.99/€39.99)
Long ago, the world was ensnared in Chaos – a dark force that threatened civilisations across the land. In order to shelter the people from harm, a prosperous oasis was built, but a powerful beast soon appeared in the skies above and rained down destruction, leaving nothing but ruin. Now, as a chosen Seedling and descendant of those ill-fated people, it’s down to you to pioneer a new oasis, secure a peaceful existence for those who inhabit the land, and banish the evil Chaos once and for all. Travel beyond the safety of your oasis and into a sprawling desert ruled by Chaos. Unearth and explore puzzle-filled dungeons, and forge new allegiances along the way!

River City: Knights of Justice (Natsume; 20 June; £13.49/€14.99)
The magical land of Riverandia is in a state of turmoil! Several years have passed since the rainbow-colored Crystal Tower was suddenly enveloped in darkness. With the world plunged into horror and chaos, a legend began to spread amongst the people about a saviour who would come to save the world. Then, one day, a lone knight appeared. His name: Alexander Valford. Kunio and his friends go medieval in River City: Knights of Justice! This unique entry to the River City series sees Kunio and his friends and foes transformed into heroes and villains that would be at home in any RPG! Use swords, staves, and even magic to bring peace back to Riverandia!

RPG Maker Fes (NIS America; 22 June; £39.99/€39.99)
Ready to become a game developer? RPG Maker Fes makes it easy to develop any RPG you can imagine without any programming knowledge! Simple but powerful tools let you bring to life the amazing stories in your head! Customize characters, stories, combat and more to become the next great developer! Then, share your creations and play other users' games with RPG Maker Player! What story will you share?

RPG Maker Player (NIS America; 22 June; free download)
Download and play RPG games created by the amazing and imaginative users of RPG Maker Fes.

Runbow Pocket (New 3DS - 13AM Games; 20 June; £10.99/€13.99)
Runbow Pocket is a fast, frantic game where you can conquer over 145 levels in Adventure and The Bowhemoth, or go head to head in Run, Arena, and King of the Hill online. The world changes with each swipe of colour, so you'll have to stay on your toes as platforms and obstacles disappear.

Add-on content on Nintendo 3DS

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia (Nintendo; content launches 22 June)
Mila's Bounty 5 - free download
Cipher Legends I - £3.59/€3.99
Cipher Legends II - £3.59/€3.99

Pic-a-Pix Colour (Lightwood Games; content launches 22 June)
Small Puzzles 7 - £1.79/€1.99
Mixed Puzzles 7 - £1.79/€1.99
LargePuzzles 7 - £1.79/€1.99

RPG Maker Fes (NIS America; content launches 22 June)
Chibi Character Pack Key - free download
Modern Horror Set Key - £8.09/€8.99 - £4.49/€4.99 until 5 July
Modern Set Key - free download
Modern Set 2 Key - £5.39/€5.99 - £2.69/€2.99 until 5 July
Sci-fi Set Key - free download
Sci-fi Set 2 Key - £8.09/€8.99 - £4.49/€4.99 until 5 July
Sengoku Set Key - free download
Special Material Set Key - £1.79/€1.99 - £0.89/€0.99 until 5 July
Supernatural Set Key - £5.39/€5.99 - £2.69/€2.99 until 5 July

Runbow Pocket (13AM Games; content launches 20 June)
Anime Pack - £1.79/€1.99
Extra Val-Hue Bundle - £10.79/€11.99
New Costumes and Music Bundle - £5.89/€6.49
Professionals Pack - £1.79/€1.99
Satura's Space Adventure - £5.89/€6.49
Steampunk Pack - £1.79/€1.99
Winter Pack - £2.69/€2.99

Demos on Nintendo 3DS

Hey! Pikmin (Nintendo; 22 June; free download)
The brave space explorer Captain Olimar needs to collect a whopping 30,000 Sparklium Seeds to repair his trusty ship, but he won’t be able to do it alone. Thankfully, the plucky little Pikmin are more than willing to pitch in! No task is too great for these wonderfully brave creatures. Just tap on the Touch Screen in the direction you’d like to throw them – don’t worry, they don’t mind! – and watch as your colourful new friends get to work right away! The action unfolds on both the upper and lower screens, making enemies, and the fascinating world they inhabit, appear larger-than-life.

Miitopia (Nintendo; 22 June; free download)
Have you ever wondered what it’d be like to go on an adventure with your best friend, your crush and…your teacher?! Miitopia makes it happen! The big question is – who will you take with you? Everyone in Miitopia is a Mii! Whether it’s the fearless hero, the beautiful Princess or even the evil Dark Lord, you decide who stars in this story. You could have your best mates join you in battle, dress Grandad up like a King, or turn Mum into the big baddy. The choice is yours!

Special offers on Nintendo 3DS

3D Sonic the Hedgehog (SEGA) - €2.24/£2.04/CHF 3.15 until 29 June
3D Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (SEGA) - €2.49/£2.24/CHF 3.50 until 29 June
Aqua Moto Racing 3D (Zordix AB) - €5.99/£5.39/CHF 8.39 until 29 June
Coaster Creator 3D (Big John Games) - €5.79/£4.79/CHF 7.19 until 20 June
Crazy Construction (Joindots) - €3.49/£2.49/CHF 3.49 until 6 June
Cube Creator 3D (Big John Games) - €5.99/£4.19/CHF 6.19 until 20 June
Frontier Days: Founding Pioneers (Circle Ent.) - €4.49/£4.34/CHF 5.62 until 13 June
Fun! Fun! Minigolf TOUCH! (Shin'en Multimedia) - €2.24/£1.87/CHF 2.62 until 13 June
Go! Go! Kokopolo 3D (Circle Ent.) - €4.49/£4.34/CHF 5.62 until 13 June
Gurumin 3D: A Monstrous Adventure (Mastiff) - €9.98/£9.98/CHF 12.98 until 6 June
Mini Sports Collection (Rainy Frog) - €3.74/£3.36/CHF 5.25 until 13 June
Pirate Pop Plus (13AM Games) - €1.52/£1.39/CHF 2.14 until 5 June
Pixel Paint (Rainy Frog) - €2.99/£2.99/CHF 4.20 until 13 June
Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed (SEGA) - €15.99/£11.99/CHF 19.50 until 29 June
Sonic Blast (SEGA) - €2.49/£2.24/CHF 3.50 until 29 June
Sonic Boom: Fire & Ice (SEGA) - €19.99/£17.49/CHF 25.95 until 29 June
Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal (SEGA) - €19.99/£17.49/CHF 25.95 until 29 June
Sonic Drift 2 (SEGA) - €1.99/£1.79/CHF 2.80 until 29 June
Sonic Generations (SEGA) - €9.99/£7.99/CHF 12.50 until 29 June
Sonic Labyrinth (SEGA) - €2.49/£2.24/CHF 3.50 until 29 June
Sonic Lost World (SEGA) - €19.99/£17.49/CHF 25.95 until 29 June
Sonic the Hedgehog (SEGA) - €2.49/£2.24/CHF 3.50 until 29 June
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (SEGA) - €2.49/£2.24/CHF 3.50 until 29 June
Sonic the Hedgehog: Triple Trouble (SEGA) - €2.49/£2.24/CHF 3.50 until 29 June
Squids Odyssey (The Game Bakers) - €5.19/£3.99/CHF 6.39 until 6 June
SubaraCity (Circle Ent.) - €2.99/£2.91/CHF 3.75 until 13 June
The Legend of Dark Witch - Chronicle 2D ACT (Circle Ent.) - €2.99/£2.99/CHF 3.90 until 13 June
Touch Battle Tank: Tag Combat (Circle Ent.) - €2.99/£2.99/CHF 3.90 until 13 June
Witch & Hero (Circle Ent.) - €2.99/£2.99/CHF 3.90 until 13 June
Witch & Hero 2 (Circle Ent.) - €2.99/£2.39/CHF 3.60 until 13 June
Word Puzzles by POWGI (Lightwood Games) - €7.19/£6.39/CHF 9.59 until 6 June

Wii U

Drop It: Block Paradise! (ZeNfA Productions; 22 June; £8.99/€9.99)
Get ready for Drop It: Block Paradise, a physics-puzzle game where your goal is to guide stars from their lofty heights to safe ground by touching the colourful blocks they stand on. You won’t have to go alone - helpful siblings Tip and Tap are always on hand to give you some tutorial tips on where to tap. The better your results on each stage, the more stars you can earn to unlock concept art, stamps, and funky beats to jam out to! 150 levels in all await you, but that’s just the beginning.

The Girl and the Robot (Flying Carpets Games; 22 June; £8.99/€9.99)
The Girl and the Robot is a unique third person action/adventure game set in a fairy tale world. You take on the role of a young girl trying to escape from a castle ruled by an evil queen. On her way, she meets a mysterious robot that can be controlled remotely and together they encounter many challenges that test the strength of their new found friendship. This game is the first act of the fairy tale.

Add-on content on Wii U

Pic-a-Pix Colour (Lightwood Games; content launches 22 June)
Small Puzzles 7 - £1.79/€1.99
Mixed Puzzles 7 - £1.79/€1.99
LargePuzzles 7 - £1.79/€1.99

Special offers on Wii U

FullBlast (EnjoyUp Games) - €2.09/£1.88/CHF 2.94 until 20 June
Grumpy Reaper (EnjoyUp Games) - €1.74/£1.57/CHF 2.45 until 20 June
Pirate Pop Plus (13AM Games) - €1.52/£1.39/CHF 2.14 until 5 June
Run Run and Die (EnjoyUp Games) - €1.39/£1.25/CHF 1.96 until 20 June
Runbow (13AM Games) - €4.75/£3.73/CHF 6.45 until 5 June
Shadow Puppeteer (Snow Cannon) - €7.49/£6.74/CHF 10.50 until 6 June
Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed (SEGA) - €19.99/£14.99/CHF 24.99 until 29 June
Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric (SEGA) - €24.99/£19.99/CHF 32.45 until 29 June
Sonic Lost World (SEGA) - €24.99/£19.99/CHF 32.45 until 29 June
Squids Odyssey (The Game Bakers) - €5.19/£3.99/CHF 6.39 until 6 June
VRog (ByteRockers Games) - €2.99/£2.69/CHF 4.20 until 20 June
Word Puzzles by POWGI (Lightwood Games) - €7.19/£6.39/CHF 9.59 until 6 June

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