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Proletariat has opened up about the Switch version of Spellbreak, the upcoming fantasy action battle royale game.

CEO Seth Sivak mentioned to Nintendo World Report that most of the work is being handled internally, though the team is receiving assistance from “several outstanding external companies on different parts of the game”. Although the texture quality and material quality have been “slightly scaled back” and the models are “slightly lower details”, a primary goal has been to preserve “great performance while also making the game as beautiful as possible.”

Sivak’s full words:

Following its release on Switch earlier today, new footage has emerged for Spitlings. Get a look at the gameplay in the video below.

Spitlings is out now for Switch as a digital download.

Nintendo has updated the Japanese release schedule on its platforms for the week of August 13, 2020. Here’s a look at the upcoming digital download schedule:


The RPG Cruel Bands Career will be made available for Switch on August 6. Take a look at some early footage in the video below.

Cruel Bands Career will be sold digitally for Switch via the eShop.

In a recent news post sent out to Switch owners, Nintendo provided a listing of the top 15 European eShop downloads for July 2020.

Paper Mario: The Origami King manages to take the top spot its first month. Other new entrants include Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town, Crysis Remastered, and Carrion.

The full list is as follows:


Publisher Klabater and developer Punch Punk Games have determined a release date for the story-driven mystery thriller This is the Zodiac Speaking. The title will launch via the eShop on September 24, the two companies announced today.

We have the following overview and trailer for This is the Zodiac Speaking:

We originally heard about a second season for The Darkside Detective after it was funded on Kickstarter in late 2018. At the time, we thought we’d be seeing it on Switch towards the start of 2020. That didn’t happen in the end, but we do have an update on the project.

Akupara Games has announced that it has partnered with developer Spooky Doorway on The Darkside Detective: Season 2. The release window also shifted to 2021.

Here’s some information about The Darkside Detective as well as a trailer:

HandyGames has uploaded a launch trailer for Spitlings, its chaotic action arcade game for Switch. Watch the video below.

Spitlings is available for Switch via the eShop.

Publisher Snowman and developer Team Alto today announced The Alto Collection. It’ll feature a pair of award-winning games: Alto’s Adventure and Alto’s Odyssey.

Here’s an overview of The Alto Collection, along with a trailer:

GungHo has shared the first developer diary for Volta-X, which we have below. Lead programmer Fumi Shiraishi provides an overview of the game universe and how Volta battling become the #1 sport in the world.

Volta-X will be out for Switch as an eShop download on August 12.