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Max Brass Makes His Way To ARMS On July 12

By Sato . July 7, 2017 . 3:00am

Nintendo announced at Japan Expo that ARMS is getting its first post-launch character with Max Brass, who makes his way to the Switch action fighter on July 12, 2017.

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This Week In Sales: Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology Shines In Debut

By Sato . July 5, 2017 . 9:15am

Last week, Japan saw seven new titles in the top-20 sales chart. New titles of the week includes Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology, Osomatsu-san The Game, Portal Knights, and more.

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This Week In Sales: Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood, The Alliance Alive, And More Debuts

By Sato . June 28, 2017 . 9:15am

Last week, Japan had a big week in sales with new entries including Final Fantasy XIV’s Stormblood expansion, The Alliance Alive, Farpoint, God Wars: Future Past, and a new milestone for the Switch.

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This Week In Sales: ARMS Springs Out And Reaches For The Six-Figure Sales In Japan

By Sato . June 21, 2017 . 11:00am

Last week, Japan only saw one new title in the top-20 video game sales charts, and it was none other than Nintendo’s new Switch fighter, ARMS, which managed to do pretty well in its debut.

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ARMS Reveals New Character Max Brass Who Arrives As A Free DLC Character In July

By Sato . June 15, 2017 . 3:00pm

Nintendo’s competitive fighting sports game ARMS launches tomorrow, June 16, but we got a little surprise from the Treehouse live stream at E3 2017 with a new character named Max Brass.

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ARMS Mechanica Is Good At Standing Her Ground

By Jenni . June 15, 2017 . 12:00pm

Mechanica is one of ARMS’ bulkiest and heaviest characters, and her special ability and initial loadout are designed to hit hard and create openings for her to position herself.

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ARMS’ Twintelle Is All About Control

By Jenni . June 13, 2017 . 12:00pm

Twintelle’s innate ability and initial ARMS loadout make her the kind of character who controls the flow of a fight.

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ARMS’ Art Director Discusses The Design Process Behind Min Min’s Ramen Hair

By Casey . June 11, 2017 . 1:30pm

Art director Ishikawa also shared a look into the thought process behind the design of the games’ characters’ legs.

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Learn How To Play ARMS With Punch, Hooks, And More In Its “Movement 101” Video

By Sato . June 6, 2017 . 10:15am

ARMS’ Global Testpunch ended this weekend, but if you’re interested in learning about the game ahead of its June 16 release, you can check out more on its controls in the “Movement 101” trailer.

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Ribbon Girl Had The Best Win Rate Followed By Mechanica In ARMS Global Testpunch

By Sato . June 6, 2017 . 1:30am

ARMS concluded its Global Testpunch demo session this weekend, and Nintendo revealed its top characters with the highest winning average during the event.

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Ninjara Was The Most Played Character In ARMS Global Testpunch

By Sato . June 5, 2017 . 2:00am

ARMS’ Global Testpunch demo wrapped up this weekend, and Nintendo shared on the game’s official Twitter account that Ninjara was the most-played character from the demo.

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ARMS Creators On The Popularity Of Twintelle And Lessons Learned From Working On Mario Kart

By Casey . June 4, 2017 . 1:30pm

“We weren’t really expecting the fans to be so taken with her, so that was a very pleasant surprise!” said ARMS producer Kosuke Yabuki in regards to Twintelle’s popularity.

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Twintelle Will Be Playable In This Weekend’s ARMS Testpunch Thanks To Fan Demand

By Sato . June 2, 2017 . 1:30am

When Twintelle was first revealed we knew she’d become one of the more popular characters, if not the most popular, and fans will get to try her out for the first time in this weekend’s Global Testpunch.

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ARMS Friendly Visuals Hide A Surprisingly Deep Fighter

By Al . June 1, 2017 . 1:00pm

After a successful foray into the traditionally hardcore shooter genre with Splatoon, Nintendo’s latest attempt sets its sights on streamlining traditional 1v1 fighting games with ARMS.

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Twintelle Shows Off Her Glamorous Moves In A New ARMS Video

By Casey . May 31, 2017 . 9:30am

In a new trailer, A-list actress Twintelle displays her moves and leaves her opponents star-struck.