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Nintendo Download: An Underground RPG


This week's Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:

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Undertale is available on Sept. 18. (Graphic: Business Wire)

Undertale is available on Sept. 18. (Graphic: Business Wire)

  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch
    • Undertale
      – Indie RPG Undertale comes to the Nintendo Switch system.
      Fall into the underworld and explore a hilarious and heartwarming
      world full of dangerous monsters. Date a skeleton, dance with a
      robot, cook with a fish woman ... or destroy everyone where they
      stand. The future is yours to determine. Undertale is
      available on Sept. 18.
    • Wasteland
      2: Director's Cut
      – From the producer of the original Fallout
      comes Wasteland 2, the sequel to the first-ever
      post-apocalyptic computer RPG. The wasteland's hellish landscape
      is waiting for you to make your mark ... or die trying. With more
      than 80 hours of gameplay, you will deck out your Desert Ranger
      squad with the most devastating weaponry this side of the fallout
      zone, test the limits of your strategy skills and bring justice to
      the wasteland.
    • Bastion
      Bastion is an action role-playing experience that
      redefines storytelling in games, with a reactive narrator who
      marks your every move. Explore more than 40 lush, hand-painted
      environments as you discover the secrets of the Calamity, a
      surreal catastrophe that shattered the world. Wield a huge arsenal
      of upgradeable weapons and battle savage beasts adapted to their
      new habitat.


  • Xenoblade
    Chronicles 2
    – New DLC is releasing for owners of the Xenoblade
    Chronicles 2
    Expansion Pass. Buy the Expansion Pass to gain access
    to titanic content, including the Challenge Battle Mode and additional
    Rare Blades. Expansion Pass owners will receive the Xenoblade
    Chronicles 2: Torna ~ The Golden Country
    content on Sept. 14, one
    week earlier than the launch date of Sept. 21.
    • Xenoblade Chronicles 2: Torna ~ The Golden Country
      Guide a group of legendary warriors on a prequel journey to the Xenoblade
      Chronicles 2
      game. Defend yourself from Malos and his forces
      using all the fury of a refined battle system that allows you to
      fight as both the artificial lifeforms known as Blades and their
      masters, the Drivers. For full patch notes, please visit the Xenoblade
      Chronicles 2
      Nintendo Support site

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  • Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Splatoon 2
    Crossover Event
    – Every day is a new day in the Animal
    Crossing: Pocket Camp
    smartphone game. Starting today, the Splatoon
    Crossover Event begins. You can get Splatoon 2 inspired
    gear from in-game events to make your camp drip with freshness! This
    two-part event kicks off with Blitz Clam Scavenger Hunt at 11 p.m. PT
    on Sept. 13, which runs through 10:59 p.m. PT on Sept. 25. The second
    event, Fishing Tourney #6, begins at 11 p.m. PT on Sept. 19 and runs
    through 10:59 p.m. PT on Sept. 27. To celebrate the Crossover Event, Splatoon
    Cookie Packs are now available for purchase at the Tommy's shop
    in the Market Place. Check out the game
    for more information about the event.

Also new this week:

In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also
offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their
systems. Nintendo adds new games weekly to Nintendo eShop, which offers
a variety of options for the Nintendo Switch console, the Wii U console
and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems.

Nintendo eShop is a cash-based service that features a wide variety of
content, including new and classic games, applications and demos. Users
can add money to their account balances by using a credit card or
purchasing a Nintendo eShop Card at a retail store and entering the code
from the card. All funds from one card must be loaded in Nintendo eShop
on Nintendo Switch, Wii U or the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, but can
be used in any Nintendo eShop if the systems are linked to a single
Nintendo Account.

Customers in the U.S. and Canada ages 18 and older can also link a
PayPal account to their Nintendo Account to purchase digital games and
content for the Nintendo Switch system both on-device and from the
Nintendo website. Once the accounts are linked, users may also use
PayPal as a payment option when buying digital content for the Wii U or
Nintendo 3DS family systems from the Nintendo website.

My Nintendo members can earn Gold Points on eligible digital purchases.
Already have Gold Points? Redeem them toward your next digital purchase
of Nintendo Switch games and DLC on Nintendo eShop, or on discount
rewards for select Nintendo 3DS and Wii U software. Visit
for more details.

Remember that Nintendo Switch, Wii U, Wii, New Nintendo 3DS, New
Nintendo 3DS XL, Nintendo 3DS, New Nintendo 2DS XL and Nintendo 2DS
feature parental controls that let adults manage some of the content
their children can access. Nintendo 3DS players who register a Nintendo
Network ID gain access to free-to-start games and free game demos from
Nintendo eShop, and also get the latest news and information direct from
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