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Oct 17, 2022 3 min read

Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope is just one of nearly 40 new games coming to Nintendo Switch this week

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope for Nintendo Switc

Ubisoft's Mario + Rabbids sequel, a mainline Persona game, and a new Jackboot Party Pack, are just some of the highlights coming to Switch this week.

🛍 Monday, October 17 — Sunday, October 23

It's another busy week on Nintendo's eShop with nearly 40 games coming to the Switch platform.

I've looked over each of them and listed them all below, along with a brief description of what the game is, and a link out to more details, where you can see screenshots, a trailer, and more.

The highlights have to be the sequel to Mario + Rabbids, Persona 5 Royal, a new Jackbox Party Pack, and New Tales from the Borderlands. The full list of games hitting the Nintendo Switch this week is below

All dates are EU and US unless noted. Release data is sourced via Switch Scores. A 📦 emoji means the title is also available physically. A 🎮 emoji denotes a playable demo is available.

Upcoming Nintendo Switch Games:

Tuesday, October 18

  • Sigma Theory — Turn-based strategy in a future global 'cold war'. (EU release date)
  • Them's Fightin' Herds — 2D fighter, with online, featuring a cast of adorable animals designed by cartoon producer Lauren Faust.

Wednesday, October 19

  • Pnevmo-Capsula — Mid 20th century budget puzzle adventure in which you "travel to an alternate utopian atompunk world as a small trolley delivering mail".

Thursday, October 20

Friday, October 21

This list of upcoming games first appeared in Issue 304 of Switch Weekly — Chris Brandrick's Nintendo newsletter digest.

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