[Yooka-Laylee]Nintendo Switch Eshop Sale： Yooka
The Nintendo Switch has a massive library of games, over 10,000, whether that’s a good thing or not is debatable.
It can be difficult to wade your way through the masses of games to find something worth playing.
But don’t worry, we’ve got a few suggestions from the latest Eshop sale.
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Yooka-Laylee is the spiritual successor to Banjo Kazooie, a game that was first released on the Nintendo 64 before moving to Xbox after Microsoft purchased Rare, so it is quite fitting it is on this list.
Like the game its based on, Yooka-Laylee is a 3D platformer and collectathon.
It is available on all current platforms, but if you’ve never played it then this is a great time to finally do so as it is 75% off on the Nintendo Switch.
Yooka-Laylee can be purchased for just ￡8.74, a 75% saving, and its portable, what more could you ask for?
Check it out here.
Explore huge, beautiful worlds, meet (and beat) an unforgettable cast of characters and horde a vault-load of shiny collectibles as buddy-duo Yooka (the green one) and Laylee (the wisecracking bat with the big nose).
Embark on an epic adventure to thwart corporate creep Capital B and his devious scheme to absorb all the world’s books…and convert them into pure profit!
Using their arsenal of special moves, our heroes will tackle a huge variety of puzzles and platforming challenges in their search for Pagies, the golden bounty used to unlock – and expand – stunning new worlds, each jammed to the gills with oddball characters, hulking bosses, minecart challenges, arcade games, quiz shows, multiplayer games and much more!
Get ready for the full Yooka-Laylee experience, with all the updates, including the much requested camera and voice patch! Gear up with up to four Joy-Con controllers for some multiplayer madness in Rextro’s Arcade.
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Another Yooka-Laylee title, but this time the series is going 2.5D.
This game is like the classic Donkey Kong Country games, which is likely a design choice as Rare made those too, and the Yooka-Laylee devs were the masterminds behind those Rare classics too.
Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair is currently on sale at 60% off which makes it just ￡9.99, a perfect follow up to Yooka-Laylee once you’re done with it.
Check it out here.
Yooka & Laylee are back in a brand-new platform hybrid adventure!
They must run, jump and roll their way through a series of challenging 2D levels, face a puzzling Overworld and rally the Royal Bee-tallion to take down Capital B and his Impossible Lair!
Each level offers beautiful, rich visuals with detail and depth. Yooka, Laylee and a whole host of colourful characters (good and bad) are realised in stunning 2.5DThe overworld isn’t just a hub to hop from level to level, it provides a whole separate gaming experience! Explore and unlock more 2D levels by completing objectives and puzzles, rescue Royal Bees and find collectibles.Alternate Level States! Think you’ve got a level figured out? Try it in its alternate state! Flip switches in the overworld to create new landscapes.Bee-at the Impossible Lair! Players are free to tackle Capital B’s Impossible Lair at any time; however, they may find it too much of a challenge without the help of the Royal Bee Guards.Advertisement click to enlarge + 3
Finally, if you’re not looking for some colourful platforming, then how about some psychological horror?
Amnesia was first released in the mid-2010s on PC, helping to kick off the revival of the horror genre after several lacklustre games during the 2000s.
If you’ve enjoyed any horror games in the past then you owe it to yourself to play the Amnesia series, especially the first one.
And the good news is, you can do just that for 80% off making the whole collection just ￡5.04, you can’t ask for better than that.
Check the collection out here.
The collection contains three Amnesia titles: The Dark Descent, A Machine For Pigs, and Justine. Experience the horror that kickstarted the Let’s Play revolution; be immersed in three living nightmares that will chill you to the core.