Nintendo Downloads – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Puyo Puyo Tetris, & more

This week for Nintendo is all about Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, which debuts tomorrow on the Nintendo Switch. You can pick up Puyo Puyo Tetris right now on the eShop, though! If you’re not sure if you’d like Puyo Puyo Tetris, there will be a free demo available in the Nintendo eShop for you to try, so check it out first to see!

Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – The Mario Kart 8 Deluxe game races to the Nintendo Switch console with more characters, karts and tracks unlocked from the start than any other game in Mario Kart history. The anti-gravity racing game is the definitive version of Mario Kart 8 and includes a revamped Battle Mode that players of all ages can enjoy together.* Mario Kart 8 Deluxe will be available on April 28.

Puyo Puyo Tetris – Two puzzle game juggernauts collide as Tetris, one of the best-selling and most-recognized brands in gaming history, and Puyo Puyo from SEGA have combined to create a fun-to-play, fast-paced, competitive party game like no other. The game offers tons of game-play styles – from single-player Adventure and Challenge modes to ferocious competition with Arcade modes up to four players** – for tons of Tetris/Puyo Puyo variety.


New My Nintendo Reward! – To celebrate the upcoming launch of the Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers game for the Nintendo Switch console on May 26, My Nintendo is offering a May calendar featuring the “supreme master of the fist” himself, Akuma.

Also new this week:

  • TumbleSeed (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch) – Available May 2
  • ACA NEOGEO OVER TOP (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
  • KAMIKO (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch)
  • Parascientific Escape Cruise in the Distant Seas – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
  • Blasting Agent Ultimate Edition – Demo Version (Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS)
  • Use Your Words (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)
  • Absolutely Unstoppable MineRun (Nintendo eShop on Wii U)

Nintendo eShop Card – $50