As the year draws to a close, it’s time to reveal the final eShop update for 2022. This week’s highlight is Sports Story, an RPG featuring a story mode mixed with activities of both the sporting and non-sporting variety. The big adventure includes the likes of tennis, golf, soccer, and fishing, along with daily attractions and minigames.

The Indie World Holiday Sale continues with up to 50% selected titles. It all ends on January 1, so check out any bargains matching your watchlist to take advantage of the offers. Manwhile the Double Gold Point promotion continues until the end of January, so any purchases made over the next month will earn you bonus reward points to put towards future games.

There are a few other new titles to check out this week, from farming simulators to vampire slayers. Let us know which games catch your eye. And happy new year!

Nintendo Switch

  • Sports Story – Your sporting destiny is in your own hands in this sports RPG like no other! Featuring a mix of sports and sporting activities wrapped up in one big story, you can engage in a variety of sporting and non-sporting activities, including tennis, golf, soccer, fishing, cricket and volleyball. Plus, kick back at the mall with daily attractions, stores and minigames. With a multitude of characters to meet, you will make plenty of friends and enemies along the way. Sports Story isn’t just about sports, it’s an all-out sporting adventure! Sports Story is available now in Nintendo eShop.


  • 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


  • Indie World Holiday Sale! – Save up to 50% on select Nintendo Switch indie games and DLC bundles during the Indie World Holiday Sale on and in Nintendo eShop! Hurry, though – this sale ends Jan. 1 at 11:59 p.m. PT. For more information, please visit

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