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    Spike Chunsoft Launches New Year 2023 Sale in Nintendo Switch eShop

    Open the new year with more games on Switch.

    Spike Chunsoft announced the massive New Year 2023 Nintendo eShop sale featuring the publisher’s most renowned Nintendo Switch games. For a limited time, Nintendo Switch users can save up to 80% off during January, but the deals won’t last long.

    Until January 15, Nintendo eShop customers can save on select Spike Chunsoft titles on sale such as AI: The Somnium Files – nirvanA Initiative, Danganronpa S: Ultimate Summer Camp, Made in Abyss: Binary Star Falling into Darkness, Steins;Gate 0, and much more on the Nintendo Switch eShop. Final Weapon has reviewed some of these titles, so be sure to check out the full list of games!

    The full list of featured Switch games being discounted during the Spike Chunsoft Nintendo eShop sale below:

    Spike Chunsoft New Year 2023 Nintendo eShop Sale

    AI The Somnium Files nirvanA Initiative

    AI: THE SOMNIUM FILES – nirvanA Initiative  30% Off
    Six years ago, the right half of a corpse was discovered. The left half was never found…until six years later, completely fresh with no signs of decay. Now, Special Agents Mizuki and Ryuki, along with their AI partners Aiba and Tama, are tasked to solve the bizarre Half Body serial killings while unveiling the mysterious plot known only as the Nirvana Initiative.

    AI: THE SOMNIUM FILES – 80% Off
    The mind never lies… In a near-future Tokyo, detective Kaname Date is on the case of a mysterious serial killer. Date must investigate crime scenes as well as dreams on the hunt for clues. From the mind of Kotaro Uchikoshi (Zero Escape series director), with character design by Yusuke Kozaki (NO MORE HEROESFire Emblem series), a thrilling neo-noir detective adventure is about to unfold.

    Made in Abyss visual

    Made in Abyss: Binary Star Falling into Darkness – 30% Off
    Become a Cave Raider and explore the world of the Abyss! Two game modes to satisfy your delving desires: HELLO ABYSS Mode- Follow the anime’s story! DEEP IN ABYSS Mode- Enjoy an original story!

    Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc Anniversary Edition – 60% Off
    Hope’s Peak Academy is home to Japan’s best and brightest high school students—the beacons of hope for the future. But that hope suddenly dies when Makoto Naegi and his classmates find themselves imprisoned in the school, cut off from the outside world and subject to the whims of a strange, murderous little bear named Monokuma. He pits the students against each other, promising freedom to anyone who can murder a fellow classmate and get away with it. It’s up to you to find out who Monokuma really is, and why you’ve been taken from the world you once knew. But be careful what you wish for—sometimes there’s nothing more deadly than the truth…This 10th Anniversary edition comes with a gallery feature that allows you to view event illustrations, scenes, and listen to voiced dialogue!

    Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair Anniversary Edition – 60% Off
    Jabberwock Island – once a popular tourist destination, this now uninhabited island remains oddly pristine. You and your classmates at the elite Hope’s Peak Academy have been brought to this island by your super-cute teacher for a “lovey-dovey, heart-throbbing school trip.” Everyone seems to be having fun in the sun…until Monokuma returns to restart his murderous game! Trapped on this island of mutual killing, your only hope of escape rests in solving the island’s mysteries. But be warned—sometimes the truth can be its own despair…This 10th Anniversary edition comes with a gallery feature that allows you to view event illustrations, scenes, and listen to voiced dialogue!

    Danganronpa V3 Xbox

    Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony Anniversary Edition – 60% Off
    Welcome to a new world of Danganronpa, and prepare yourself for the biggest, most exhilarating episode yet. Set in a “psycho-cool” environment, a new cast of 16 characters find themselves kidnapped and imprisoned in a school. Inside, some will kill, some will die, and some will be punished. Reimagine what you thought high-stakes, fast-paced investigation was as you investigate twisted murder cases and condemn your new friends to death. This 10th Anniversary edition comes with a gallery feature that allows you to view event illustrations, scenes, and listen to voiced dialogue!

    Danganronpa S

    Danganronpa S: Ultimate Summer Camp – 30% Off
    With an all-star dream lineup of characters from each Danganronpa game, gather Hope Fragments at a tropical resort. Explore Jabberwock Island and develop your Dangan characters. Gather money through battle and upgrade your equipment, then defeat bosses and move on to the next island!

    KATANA KAMI: A Way of the Samurai Story – 60% Off
    Wanderer Set – 50% Off
    Five Famous Swords Set  50% Off
    Play as a ronin during Japan’s Meiji Restoration in the volatile Rokkotsu Pass. The swordsmith Dojima falls into debt and his beautiful daughter is taken as collateral. Help repay the debt by crafting swords by day and exploring the mysterious, twisting dungeons of the Ipponmatsu Cave for valuable materials at night.

    PixelJunk™ Monsters 2 – 85% Off 
    PixelJunk™ Monsters 2 Deluxe Edition – 85% Off 
    PixelJunk™ Monsters 2 Danganronpa Pack – 85% Off
    PixelJunk™ Monsters 2 Encore Pack – 85% Off
    PixelJunk™ Monsters 2 Tiki Bundle – Up to 85% Off

    In the acclaimed tower defense series’ first-ever official sequel, play as Tikiman and build towers to defend your Tiki Hut from the monster hordes. Get ready to defend your Chibis again in this fun and addictive game for the whole family.

    Research and Destroy update
    RESEARCH and DESTROY – 50% Off
    Take control of three brilliant scientists as you RESEARCH and develop strange new weapons and gadgets to DESTROY the Supernatural hordes that have all but crushed humanity!

    Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- The Prophecy of the Throne – 50% Off
    Enjoy a new Re:ZERO storyline, fully supervised by the series author Tappei Nagatsuki!
    Featuring brand new characters designed by the original artist Shinichirou Otsuka as well as your favorites from the series.

    ROBOTICS;NOTES ELITE  60% Off
    Join the Robot Club and help save the world in ROBOTICS;NOTES ELITE! Play as Kaito Yashio, one of the last two members of Central Tanegashima High’s Robot Research Club. He kicks back and relaxes as his counterpart, the reckless club leader Akiho Senomiya, strives to complete their giant robot in order to keep the club from being disbanded. But Kaito’s days of relaxation end with the discovery of the mysterious Kimijima Report. It contains instructions involving locations all across the island—and warns of a conspiracy targeting the entire world.

    ROBOTICS;NOTES DaSH – 60% Off
    Return to Tanegashima and continue the Science Adventure series in ROBOTICS;NOTES DaSH! The island of Tanegashima is preparing for the Summer Festival. Through Nae Tennouji, an acquaintance from JAXA, Kaito Yashio is introduced to Itaru Hashida from the STEINS;GATE series. Itaru claims to be taking a tour of the island, but as time goes on he starts acting rather strangely… Meanwhile, unsettling incidents begin to occur all around them; harbingers of an event that will again plunge the world into chaos.

    Shiren The Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate – 30% Off
    Legend has it that Reeva, god of Destiny, holds sway over the past, present, and future. Said to dwell in the mysterious Tower of Fortune, Reeva decides the fates of all mankind with a trio of magic dice. In the latest installment of the storied franchise, no two adventures are the same as you explore mystery dungeons that change each time you enter. Learn strategies and skills to overcome what comes your way–you never know what’s next.

    STEINS;GATE 0 – 60% Off
    A new story in the critically-acclaimed STEINS;GATE series. From the depths of despair–explore a whole new world line. Your favorite characters return alongside a brand-new cast! STEINS;GATE 0 continues the time travelling theme – but adds artificial intelligence as its central hook. Help a group of young students bend time to their will and prevent the onset of World War 3.

    STEINS;GATE: My Darling’s Embrace – 60% Off
    A spin-off of the beloved Science Adventure series finally got localized for the West! Fall in love with the lab members all over again in this sweet and slapstick romantic comedy!

    STEINS;GATE ELITE – 60% Off
    Ready to Play the Anime? STEINS;GATE ELITE is fully remastered with animated scenes from the anime, creating a brand new, immersive experience.

    YU-NO: A girl who chants love at the bound of this world.  70% Off
    Your Love Awaits Beyond This World. Can you find the hidden world waiting beyond Sakaimachi? Fall in love with every character to reach the true ending to this 40+ hour visual novel.

    Lastly, check out Final Weapon’s coverage of Spike Chunsoft titles below:

    Soul Kiwami
    Soul Kiwami
    Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Deputy Editor in Chief of Final Weapon and a News Writer at Game Rant. With a passion for the Japanese gaming industry, Raul is a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs and fighting/action games. business email: soul@finalweapon.net

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