Happy New Year, friends! What are your resolutions for 2018? If one of your goals was to kickstart the new year with a new game for your Nintendo systems, then you might be disappointed.

NINTENDO ESHOP RELEASES – 1/4/2018

Kirby Battle Royale’s free demo is out for those who can’t contain their excitement for the pink puffball’s latest 3DS title. Kirby’s locked into a death battle against two other versions of himself, with the Sword, Cutter and Beetle abilities usable. If you purchase the complete game, you’ll be able to transfer all of the in-game currency you acquire as well as Kirby’s famous arch-rival, Meta Knight! January 19 is the day Battle Royale will launch in earnest.

Here’s everything Nintendo released on the eShop this week:

Nintendo Switch

Games:

  • ACA NEOGEO KING OF THE MONSTERS (Hamster, $7.99)
  • Grand Prix Rock ‘N Racing (EnjoyUp Games, $7.99)
  • Pic-a-Pix Deluxe (Lightwood Games, $7.99)
  • Stikbold! A Dodgeball Adventure DELUXE (Reign Bros, $15.99)

Nintendo 3DS

Demoes:

  • Kirby Battle Royale (Nintendo, free)

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