Three hopes for Fódlan’s future

REDMOND, Washington, June 23, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–This week’s Nintendo download includes the following content:

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Pokémon Snap will be available from June 24 for players with a Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership. (Photo: BusinessWire)

  • Nintendo Switch Online + expansion pack

    • Pokemon Snap – Head to Pokémon Island and take the best possible photos of over 60 different Pokémon in the classic Nintendo 64 game Pokemon Snap zooms on Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 64 – Nintendo Switch Online library. On your Pokémon safari, you’ll visit many types of climates and environments across the island, as well as secret activities and hidden passages to discover. Professor Oak will judge your shots based on size, pose, technique, and the number of Pokémon caught – so start practicing if you want to take the perfect shot! Pokemon Snap will be available from June 24 for players with a Nintendo Switch Online + expansion pack membership.

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    • Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes – Play as a mercenary in search of answers and join Edelgard, Dimitri, Claude and others Fire Emblem: Three Houses characters in real-time battles that mix the strategy of the fire emblem action packed series Warriorsplaystyle. Align with one of three leaders, build an army, forge character relationships, and experience epic battles as you fight to shape the fate of Fódlan. The house you choose will have you experience one of three dramatic stories, each with a different outcome – so choose wisely! The Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Houses will be available on June 24, and a free demo is available now on Nintendo eShop.

    • Sound origins – Relive classic adventures collected from sonic the hedgehog, sonic the hedgehog 2, Sonic 3 and Knuckles and sonic cd in the new remastered Sound origins and Sonic Origins Digital Deluxe Edition! From the iconic Green Hill Zone to the treacherous Death Egg Robot, you’ll travel back in time to thwart Doctor Robotnik’s sinister plans in polished high definition. This latest version includes new areas to explore, exclusive animations and a new Birthday mode!

    • Capcom Battle Collection – Get ready to experience 10 of Capcom’s most popular arcade games in one epic collection! Capcom Battle Collection includes a variety of titles from iconic series such as street fighter, Dark Stalkers, Cyberbots and the first home console port of Red earth! All included titles also support online play.* This is the perfect collection for arcade veterans who remember the titles and those who want to get started for the first time! Capcom Battle Collection will be available on June 24.

    • ElecHead – Created by a one-person development team and prototyped through a school competition, ElecHead is a clever and challenging 2D puzzle platformer that will fire up your imagination. You play as Elec, a small robot on a mission to bring light back into the world. When Elec touches walls, floors, platforms, and switches, he activates them by passing electricity through them. He can also detach and throw his head to trigger things from a distance, but be careful: if he doesn’t get his head back within 10 seconds, he’ll power off. Elec will have to use his head, literally and figuratively, to find a way out of this booby-trapped installation.

    • AI: THE SOMNIUM DOSSIERS – NirvanA Initiative – Special Agents Mizuki and Ryuki, along with their AI partners Aiba and Tama, are tasked with solving bizarre serial murders while uncovering the mysterious conspiracy known only as the Nirvana Initiative. In the “Investigation” parts of the game, you will examine crime scenes and listen to testimonies. In the “Somnium” sections, you will enter the dream worlds of suspects and key witnesses. By going back and forth between the two parties, you will be able to obtain the clues that will help you solve the case. AI: THE SOMNIUM DOSSIERS – NirvanA Initiative will be available on June 24.


  • Monitor 2: Watchpoint BundleMonitor 2 releases October 4 as a free, always-on experience! Team up with friends across all platforms and enjoy revamped 5v5 gameplay with new content rolling out seasonally. Daily challenges and frequent updates mean there’s always something exciting to discover. Get a head start with the Monitor 2: Watchpoint Pack – purchase to receive content granted upon release of Monitor 2 in October, including Premium Battle Pass: Season 1, two Monitor 2 Legendary and 2000 Hero Skins Monitor 2 Virtual currency. Purchase Monitor 2: Watchpoint Pack also allows you to receive and play immediately Overwatch: Legendary Edition, including five legendary skins and five epic skins. Now those are fireworks!

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Also new this week in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch:

* Any Nintendo Switch Online membership (sold separately) and Nintendo Account required. Not available in all countries. Internet access required for online features. Conditions apply.

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 to the Nintendo eShop every week, which offers a variety of options for the Nintendo Switch family of consoles, the Wii U console, and the Nintendo 3DS family of consoles.

Nintendo Switch Online is a paid subscription service that allows members to team up or compete online in compatible Nintendo Switch games, such as Super Smash Bros Ultimate, Luigi’s mansion 3 and Pokemon Legends: Arceus. Members also enjoy a curated library of classic NES and Super NES games, including Super Mario Bros. 3, Super Metroid and The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, among many others. To learn more about the benefits of Nintendo Switch Online, to view subscription options, and to learn about a seven-day free trial for new users, visit

With a Nintendo Switch Online + expansion pack Membership gives players access to even more benefits, including a Nintendo 64 game library with newly added online play for up to four players (additional accessories may be required for multiplayer; sold separately ), Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise DLCs, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass DLCs, Splaton 2: Octo Extension DLC and retro SEGA Genesis games.

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

Customers in the United States and Canada aged 18 and over can also link a PayPal account to their Nintendo Account to purchase digital games and content for the Nintendo Switch family of consoles both on device and on the Nintendo website. Once the accounts are linked, users can also use PayPal as a payment option when purchasing digital content for Wii U or Nintendo 3DS family consoles on Nintendo’s website.

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

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