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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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Mayflash Gamecube Adapter Now Works On Nintendo Switch With Latest Firmware Update

By Casey . June 21, 2017 . 9:30am

Many fans opted with the third-party Mayflash GameCube controler adapter for Wii U when the offiical one by Nintendo was difficult to find. The latest update now makes it work on Switch.

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Koji Igarashi On Leaving Konami And The Pressure Of Kickstarter With Bloodstained

By Casey . June 21, 2017 . 8:00am

Castlevania series producer Koji Igarashi has been hard at work with Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, but he recently talked about leaving Konami and the pressure of Kickstarter in an E3 2017 interview.

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Tetsuya Nomura Is Designing More Than One Character For Xenoblade Chronicles 2

By Sato . June 21, 2017 . 1:30am

Square Enix’s Tetsuya Nomura recently appeared in the credits for Xenoblade Chronicles 2 as the designer of “Ira” or “Torna” in English, but as it turns out, that’s not a character name as most presumed.

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New Light-Weaving 3D Rhythm Puzzler PHOTON³ Launches June 29 On Switch And PS Vita

By Sato . June 21, 2017 . 1:00am

Smileaxe, the developer that helped Level-5 and tri-Ace with Little Battlers eXperience Wars on 3DS is releasing a new puzzle game called PHOTON³ for Switch and PS Vita In Japan on June 29.

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Mighty Gunvolt Burst Is A Fitting Tribute To Mega Man

By Jenni . June 20, 2017 . 12:00pm

Mighty Gunvolt Burst’s level design and abilities do a wonderful job of capturing what made Mega Man so special.

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Dragon Ball FighterZ Can Possibly Get A Nintendo Switch Version With Enough Fan Demand

By Casey . June 19, 2017 . 9:00am

Dragon Ball FighterZ is one of the most exciting Dragon Ball games we’ve seen in a while. Unfortunately it isn’t headed to Switch but producer Tomoko Hiroki says they may consider it with enough fan demand.

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Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Launches For Switch On September 7 In Japan

By Sato . June 19, 2017 . 2:00am

Bandai Namco revealed in the latest issue of V-Jump magazine that Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 is headed to Nintendo Switch in Japan on September 7, 2017.

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Pokémon On Switch Will Be A Traditional “Find, Battle, Train-Type Experience”

By Casey . June 18, 2017 . 11:30am

The Pokémon Company CEO Tsunekazu Ishihara revealed during E3 2017 that they’re working on a new Pokémon game for Switch and Reggie Fils-Aimé teased a little more in a recent interview.

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Mighty Gunvolt Burst’s Bullet Creation System Is So Freeing

By Jenni . June 16, 2017 . 12:00pm

Mighty Gunvolt Burst’s customizable bullets let you alter the difficulty and determine exactly how each bullet looks and acts.

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Harvest Moon: Light Of Hope Offers Callbacks To Other Recent Harvest Moons

By Jenni . June 16, 2017 . 11:33am

Harvest Moon: Light of Hope brings back control schemes, romance candidates, and animals from previous Harvest Moon games developed by Natsume.

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Splatoon 2’s New Co-op PvE Horde Mode Salmon Run Is Good Enough To Be Its Own Game

By Sato . June 16, 2017 . 9:45am

Those of you still on the fence about buying Splatoon 2 should definitely look into the game’s new multiplayer co-op horde mode called “Salmon Run” that was showcased at E3 2017.

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Level-5 On How Touchscreen Controls Pose A Problem For A Professor Layton Game On The Switch

By Casey . June 16, 2017 . 8:30am

CEO Akihiro Hino noted that, though they are looking into putting the next game on the Switch, a big challenge in accomplishing that task lies in implementing the console’s touchscreen controls.

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Zelda: Breath of the Wild Shares A First Look At Upcoming DLC’s Master Trials Footage

By Sato . June 16, 2017 . 7:00am

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is getting more content soon with its first batch of DLC that brings the Master Trials to the open-world action RPG. Here’s a first look at its footage.

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Fire Emblem Warriors Footage From E3 2017 Shows More Of Its Female Protagonist Lianna

By Sato . June 16, 2017 . 2:00am

Koei Tecmo and Intelligent Systems had more to show for Fire Emblem Warriors, the upcoming Musou-style action game for Switch and New 3DS, during a Nintendo Treehouse live stream at E3 2017.