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The eShop just updated, and Dragon Quest fans are in for a treat. Dragon Quest XI S has received an eShop listing where a brand new demo can be downloaded. Progress can be transferred to the full release.

Nintendo is also now offering the pre-load option for Dragon Quest XI S. Fans can buy the game in advance and download the required data, preparing them for launch day.

Dragon Quest XI S launches on September 27. The digital version takes up 13.8GB of space.

Source: Switch eShop

Nintendo has started to launch the pre-load option for Zelda: Link’s Awakening. Currently, digital pre-orders are live in Europe and Japan. North America should be following soon.

Those in Europe can take advantage of a new My Nintendo offer. If you pre-load the game, you’ll receive double the Gold Points when it’s released. Buy it on the eShop before September 22 to receive £5.00 worth of Gold Points that can be spent on future purchases.

Zelda: Link’s Awakening launches September 20. The digital version takes up 5.8GB of space.

Source: Nintendo PR

Update: SEGA has now clarified that the North American release will take place on November 5. The European launch is scheduled for November 8.

Original: Nintendo has revealed the release date for Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The game will launch on November 8, the company confirmed today.

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 is now available to pre-load in Europe. According to the store listing, it’ll take up 6.3GB of space.

Source: Nintendo PR

CD Projekt Red is now taking pre-orders for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt on the Switch eShop. To download the game, 28.1GB of space is required. It was previously stated that the entire game would fit on a 32GB Switch cartridge.

Those who pre-load can pay in advance and download the required data ahead of time. Then on launch day, you’ll basically be able to begin playing immediately upon release.

As was announced earlier today, The Witcher 3 launches for Switch on October 15.

Source: Switch eShop

DC Universe Online will be a hefty download on Switch, perhaps as expected. According to an eShop listing, it’ll take up a whopping 24.1GB.

DC Universe Online launches for Switch as a free-to-play title on August 6.

Source: Switch eShop

Activision is now taking pre-orders for Spyro Reignited Trilogy on the Switch eShop. If you take advantage of the option, you can purchase the collection in advance and download the required data ahead of time.

Spyro Reignited Trilogy releases for Switch on September 3. It’ll take up 6.2GB digitally. Since Activision isn’t including every game on the cartridge, the physical version will also have a separate download, though it’s unclear how large it will be.

Source: Switch eShop

Daemon X Machina is now available to pre-load on the Switch in North America and Europe. Interestingly, it seems that those who purchase the game digitally will have access to a few bonus items.

Those are as follows:

Wolfenstein: Youngblood is now available to pre-load from the eShop. By doing so, you can purchase the game in advance and download its required data. The title takes up 20.6GB of space.

Youngblood is slightly smaller than the previous Wolfenstein game. Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus is a 22GB download on Switch.

Wolfenstein: Youngblood launches on July 26.

Source: Switch eShop

With well over a month until launch, Astral Chain has already started its pre-load option in Japan. Thanks to that, we now have the game’s file size. Astral Chain will take up 9.6GB of space.

Astral Chain launches for Switch on August 30. You’ll be able to play through it in English, Japanese, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Russian, Korean, or Chinese.

Source: Switch eShop

Listings on the eShops provide file sizes for a bunch of Switch games. These include Friday the 13th: The Game, Fantasy Strike, and more.

Here’s the full roundup: