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Super Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online update out now (version 1.7.0)

Posted on September 23, 2020 by (@NE_Brian) in News, Switch eShop

Nintendo announced the latest games for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online app last week, and an update to download the full set is live. After installing version 1.7.0, you can access Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy’s Kong Quest, Mario’s Super Picross, and The Peace Keepers.

Here’s an overview of all three titles:

Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy’s Kong Quest – Kaptain K. Rool and his Kremlings have kidnapped Donkey Kong. Enter Diddy Kong and Dixie Kong, who are ready to brave the seas to save our hairy hero. Diddy Kong’s Cartwheel can sprint him across a distance, while Dixie Kong’s Helicopter Spin will let her float from high places. Play solo or with a friend in eight exciting worlds. All aboard, and let’s set sail!

Mario’s Super Picross – Use numbers as clues and chisel away squares to bring a hidden image to the surface, with Mario cheering you on as you progress through the game’s puzzles. You can get a friend in on the excavation too. Two chisels are better than one! This puzzle game launched on the Super Famicom™ system in 1995 and has never been released in the U.S. until now. You can view a video tutorial to help you dive into the game here.

The Peace Keepers – The DM Corp is responsible for a new string of troubling incidents. It’s up to Flynn and his crew to rise up and stop them. Progress through each stage by executing on the deep action gameplay and unleashing each character’s unique super attacks. The story changes based on the route you take!

Also remember that in Japan, Fire Emblem: Mystery of the Emblem has been added. If you’re interested in giving it a go, create a Japanese Nintendo Account, register it with your Switch system, and download the Super Famicom app from the eShop. Just keep in mind that the game can only be experienced in Japanese.

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