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Nintendo Switch August Highlights | AIR Entertainment

Nintendo Switch August Highlights | Trailers and News

In some places in the world, it’s summer. Nintendo has dropped some hot news in its Nintendo Switch August Highlights about what you can look forward to as a valuable Nintendo Switch owner in August. AIR Entertainment is a huge fan of Switch games, as you can see in some of our game reviews here:

With the Nintendo Switch August Highlights, we see some games we’re eager to get our hands on for reviews, and we’ll do our best to do just that. With no further ado, here are the highlights as well as some neat game trailers.

Nintendo Switch August Highlights | AIR Entertainment

Nintendo has shared some gaming news in its Nintendo Switch August Highlights | Trailers and news | Gaming reviews and sales | Read more in this latest article!

Nintendo Switch August Highlights

Animal Crossing: New Summer Update

  • Link to game: Animal Crossing: New Horizons
  • Nintendo Switch August Highlights: Sunday night fireworks and new distant lands
  • Expected update launch date: 1 August 2020
  • Full game price: £49.99

Paper Mario: The Origami King

Pokkén Tournament DX

  • Link to game: Pokkén Tournament DX
  • Nintendo Switch August Highlights: Free for Nintendo Switch Online members, with 30% sale for everyone else
  • Expected update launch date: Free until 3 August, discount until 11 August
  • Full game price: £49.99 (£34.99 during sale period)

TETRIS 99 Online Crossover Event

  • Link to event: TETRIS® 99 Grand Prix 15
  • Nintendo Switch August Highlights: TETRIS® 99 x Paper Mario: The Origami King crossover online event
  • Event details: Each round lets you earn points, with more awarded the higher you place. If you reach 100 points, you’ll receive the exclusive Paper Mario: The Origami King theme to use in TETRIS 99 permanently.
  • Expected update launch date: 31 July – 4 August 2020
  • Full game price: £0

Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions

Double Gold Points Fest

Nintendo Switch August Highlights: Earn 10% of your money back as Gold Points until 12 August 2020 when you buy any of these selected titles:

Nintendo eShop August Sale

This month, there is a stellar sale on some of the top Switch games in the eShop. Some games have a whopping 95% sale for a limited time period! There are 27 pages worth of discounts, which is way too much for us to cover in this article. We suggest that you visit the eShop promotions page to see if there are any games in which you may be interested.

August Switch Games We’re Looking Forward To Reviewing

We’ve recently posted a list of the games that will be released in August. As always, we’ll be trying to get our hands on any of these games for review from the publishers and developers. There are quite a few of those games releasing on the Switch, so we’ll make sure to review them where possible.

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Mercedes-Benz Bus Pack 1 DLC Now Available For Bus Simulator!

You can now buy Mercedes-Benz Bus Pack 1 DLC for PS4, PC, and XBO. | Download the latest Mercedes vehicles for your fleet | Read more about it right here!


NBA® 2K21 Sets the Gold Standard for Music with its Definitive In-Game Soundtrack Developed in Partnership with UnitedMasters

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Assassins Creed Valhalla release date announced for November 17

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EA Quietly Finishes Releasing Major Game Trilogies on Steam

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Maid of Sker launching July 28th 2020

Feel the fear descend on Steam, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 with Maid of Sker’s brand new trailer


Deadly Premonition 2: A Blessing in Disguise Now Available on Nintendo Switch

Uncover the secrets of Le Carré as York returns in this brand-new mystery adventure!


Nascar Heat 5 ‘Gold Edition’ out now.

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Mafia: Definitive Edition Now Launches September 25; Gameplay Reveal Coming July 22

Due to challenges stemming from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the game’s release date has shifted from August 28. See the full statement from Hangar 13 and 2K now.