We’re making our way to the end of the year, and Nintendo’s latest eShop update has a lot of great content in store for fans.
For starters, Fire Emblem Heroes is hosting a special event to celebrate next month’s release of Fire Emblem Engage. You can vote for your favorite Fire Emblem character to join Engage as Emblems. Get in quickly because voting ends December 25. Who will you choose?
Nintendo is hosting a bunch of other activities to end the year, including double gold points for Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pass members. Time to take advantage of those sales! There are also new My Nintendo physical rewards to check out, including luggage tags, keychains, and a 2023 desktop calendar. Plus you can enter the Fire Emblem Engage sweepstakes for your chance to win great prizes ahead of next month’s launch of the game.
As if that wasn’t enough, there’s the usual long list of new eShop games to try, with titles ranging from the intriguing-sounding Kaiju Wars to the extra-lengthy Drone Race Simulator Pilot Flight School Airplane Games Jet 2023 – yes, that’s its full title.
Let us know which games are on your playlist this week.
- Fire Emblem Heroes – It’s time to Engage! Celebrate the upcoming release of the Fire Emblem Engage game for the Nintendo Switch system on Jan. 20, 2023, by participating in the new A Hero Rises: Fire Emblem Engage Cup event! Visit the official website to vote for candidates consisting of the 12 protagonists of the Fire Emblem series who appear in Fire Emblem Engage as Emblems. The number of characters you can vote for will increase by one daily. The 12 winning Heroes will appear in the Free Summon: A Hero Rises Engage Cup summoning event in the Fire Emblem Heroes game near the end of January where you can make a Hero of your choice a 5★ ally! You can vote for your favorite version of each of these 12 Heroes on the official website, until Dec. 25 at 6:59 p.m. PT.
- Inside the House of Indies Holiday Event – This week, until Dec. 23, the Inside the House of Indies Holiday Event is serving up fresh, daily videos highlighting game updates, announcements and more from Nintendo’s indie partners. Be sure to check out today’s video along with the final video on Friday! For more information and to view past videos, please visit https://www.nintendo.com/store/games/house-of-indies-holiday-event/.
- Double Gold Point Promotion for Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pass Members – Until Jan. 31, 2023, at 11:59 p.m. PT, active Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack members can get double My Nintendo Gold Points on the purchase of eligible digital games and DLC in Nintendo eShop and My Nintendo Store. That means members can earn 10% in Gold Points, which can then be used toward their next eligible purchase. For more information, please visit https://www.nintendo.com/whatsnew/.
- My Nintendo Fire Emblem Engage Sweepstakes – Enter the My Nintendo Fire Emblem Engage Sweepstakes for a chance to win some engaging prizes! Visit https://my.nintendo.com/rewards/208990c80245d72a to learn more.
- New My Nintendo Physical Rewards – Get set for the new year with a snazzy My Nintendo 2023 desktop calendar reward. You can receive this reward by redeeming 400 My Nintendo Platinum Points. For EarthBound fans, My Nintendo has two out-of-this-world physical rewards you won’t want to miss – the Eight Melodies notebook and the Phase Distorter luggage tag! These mementos may have you chanting, “Happy Happy!” And finally, feast your eyes on this adorable Kirby’s Dream Buffet keychain, which features Copy Foods and colorful variations of Kirby on the strap. Redeem your points and enjoy this sweet My Nintendo reward!
Nintendo eShop sales
- Check out the full list of deals available this week.
Also new this week
- A Maiden Astrologer Divines the Future
- Astronomical Club For Queers – Available Dec. 23
- Burger Chef Tycoon Extended Edition
- Cats Puzzle – Available Dec. 24
- Dr. Kobushi’s Labyrinthine Laboratory
- Drone Race Simulator Pilot Flight School Airplane Games Jet 2023
- Fight Club – Join us if you can
- Floppy Knights
- Grappling Dash
- Iron Lung
- Kaiju Wars
- Kawaii Slime Arena
- Mia’s Christmas
- Mini Golf & Pool Bundle – Available Dec. 25
- Moorhuhn Pirates – Crazy Chicken Pirates – Available Dec. 26
- Mortal Shell: Complete Edition
- Party Party Time
- PICROSS X : PICBITS VS UZBOROSS
- Pixel Cup Soccer – Ultimate Edition – Available Dec. 26
- Roller Katz: BF – Episode 1 – Available Dec. 23
- Street Drag Racing Car Driving Simulator 2022 Games – Available Dec. 26
- Sucker for Love: First Date
- Supreme Car Race on Highway Simulator – Ultimate Driving Games Poly Experience – Available Dec. 26
- Sweet Bakery Tycoon Premium Edition – Available Dec. 23
- The Tale of Clouds and Wind (QUByte Classics)
- Truck Simulator 3 – Available Dec. 23
- Windstorm: An Unexpected Arrival
- Words in Word
- Xanchuchamel – Available Dec. 27