One of the best Nintendo eShop sales we’ve seen in awhile just arrived this week for the July 4th holiday. The Recollection Collection Switch sale includes dozens of fantastic games and huge franchises, including Cuphead, Persona, and Sonic, as well as some truly excellent indie games.

Discounts are advertised as up to 50% off, but we’ve spotted some that are even deeper than that! Many games also feature discounted DLC.

Check out our list of highlighted deals:

A Hat in Time

Price: $14.99 (50% off)
Rating: T for Teen

A Kickstarter darling indie game inspired by classic Nintendo 64 3D platformers, A Hat in Time features a cute young heroine who uses different hats to unlock powers while exploring large levels.

Cassette Beasts

Price: $13.99 (30% off)
Rating: E10+

Inspired by the isometric 90s and 2000s era of Pokémon, Cassette Beasts is an open-world, monster-collecting & battling (& fusing) RPG that really moves the genre forward.


Price: $13.99 (30% off)
Rating: E10+

The game whose 1920s-inspired art style is immediately apparent, Cuphead is also renowned for its challenging 2D gameplay and epic boss battles.

Dave the Diver

Price: $13.99 (30% off)
Rating: E10+

Dave the Diver combines deep sea exploration, RPG equipment and combat, and even light restaurant management.

Persona 5 Royal

Price: $29.99 (50% off)
Rating: M for Mature

The definitive version of one of the best RPGs of the 2010s should not be missed. Persona 5 features a huge story, wonderful characters, amazing music, and challenging turn-based combat.

Sonic Mania

Price: $7.99 (60% 0ff)
Rating: E for Everyone

If you only play one retro-inspired Sonic game, make it this one. Sonic Mania may as well be Sonic 4 with how well it captures the classic 2D side-scrolling mayhem of the early 90s.

Sonic Origins

Price: $14.99 (50% 0ff)
Rating: E for Everyone

And if you (or your kids!) haven’t played the original Sonic classics, Sonic Origins is a great way to experience them, featuring the first three games, plus Sonic & Knuckles and Sonic CD.

Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town

story of seasonsPrice: $15.99 (60% off)
Rating: E10+

Friends of Mineral Town is a remake of the beloved Harvest Moon games on Game Boy Advance and PlayStation One, and widely considered one of the best entries in the long-running farm life series.

Super Meat Boy

Price: $7.49
Rating: T for Teen

Super Meat Boy is a pioneer of indie gaming, and remains a brutally challenging but highly rewarding 2D platformer.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge

Price: $16.24 (35% off)
Rating: E10+

Shredder’s Revenge knows exactly what TMNT fans want: bright colors, snappy music, tons of characters, and awesome beat ’em up gameplay.

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2

Price: $15.99
Rating: T for Teen

Skateboarding games aren’t exactly a crowded genre, but that’s also because THPS came in and wrapped it up with the perfect gameplay experience. And now it’s on Switch with an HD remaster.

Unicorn Overlord

Price: $41.99 (30% off)
Rating: T for Teen

Unicorn Overlord is an ultra-stylish blend of real-time troop management with Fire Emblem-esque turn-based combat and characters. A treasure for tactical-RPG fans.

The Recollection Collection Switch sale ends July 14.

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Eric has been writing for over nine years with bylines at Dicebreaker, Pixelkin, Polygon, PC Gamer, Tabletop Gaming magazine, and more covering movies, TV shows, video games, tabletop games, and tech. He reviews and live streams D&D adventures every week on his YouTube channel. He also makes a mean tuna quesadilla.