Next week on September 23, the Nintendo Switch Online service will add four more retro titles. In all, there are three SNES games and one NES title.
Most notable is the addition of the Rares 1995 release Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy’s Kong Quest. The other two games for the SNES include Mario’s Super Picross of Jupiter and The peacekeepers of Jaleco. Last but not least, Natsume’s sci-fi shoot’em up SCAT: Special Cybernetic Attack Team to NES.
Here is the official listing of each game licensed to Nintendo Press Release:
Donkey Kong-land 2: Diddy̵7;s Kong Quest – Captain 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 Kongs Cartwheel can sprint him over a distance, while Dixie Kongs Helicopter Spin will let her float from high places. Play alone or with a friend in eight exciting worlds. Everything on board and let’s sail!
Mario’s Super Picross Use numbers as clues and chisel squares to bring a hidden image to the surface, with Mario cheering on you as you move through the game’s puzzles. You can also bring a friend into the excavation. Two chisels are better than one! This puzzle was launched on Super Famicom™ system in 1995 and has so far never been released in the United States. You can watch a video tutorial to help you dive into the game here.
The peacekeepers – DM Corp is responsible for a new series of disturbing incidents. It’s up to Flynn and his crew to get up and stop them. Proceed through each step by performing the deep action gameplay and unlocking each character’s unique super attack. The story changes based on the route you take!
SCAT: Special Cybernetic Attack Team– In the year 2029, Commander-in-Chief Vile Malmort and his army will land on Earth with a view to world domination. Your main goal is to send these alien attackers packing. Blast and fly through relentless enemies and bosses as you gather new weapons, speed bumps, and life restoration. Get ready, soldier. You are the Earth’s only hope.
Nintendo has also released a tutorial video for Mario’s Super Picross:
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