A new batch of Nintendo downloadable content comes out next week, highlighted by cute adventure DETECTIVE PIKACHU and terrifying horror game OUTLAST 2.

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First, players partner with a fully-voiced Pikachu in Detective Pikachu. Looking cute AF in his lil Sherlock Holmes hat, Pikachu helps investigate and solve mysteries occurring throughout Ryme City. Available on March 23.

Next comes The Alliance Alive, a new JRPG-style adventure that offers turn-based combat and a large world to explore. The complex story follows nine protagonists who must defeat the Daemons that invaded the world of humans one thousand years ago. Available March 27.

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Next, for the Switch comes Outlast 2, a port of last year’s intense horror game that gave people legit panic attacks. Players attempt to survive as a pair of investigative journalists on the trail of a dastardly cult living deep in the Arizona desert. Available March 27.

OPUS: Rocket of Whispers is an emotionally-driven adventure game in which you must explore a snowy, post-apocalyptic wilderness. Your goal is to build a rocket ship in order to “return the deceased to their cosmic homeland through the ancient tradition of space burials.” I didn’t realize that space burial was an option, but now that I do, I’m 100% on board with it. Available March 22.

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The new batch of content for Pokkén Tournament DX Battle Pack Wave 2 releases on March 23, and contains Battle Pokémon Blastoise, a new Support Pokémon set featuring Mew and Celebi, and additional Avatar items.

More Nintendo Downloadable Content Coming This Week

Finally, in addition to the deals available this week, here’s a full list of additional Nintendo downloadable content coming out soon:

Seems like a good crop of content for Nintendo fans to get their hands on next week!

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