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Splatoon 2’s Next European Splatfest Asks How You Eat Your Food

By Alistair . November 17, 2018 . 11:30am

While a war of condiments is being waged in North America, Splatoon 2’s next EU Splatfest asks a question of how you eat your food – do you save the best bits for the end?

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This Week In Sales: Luigi’s Mansion On 3DS, Tetris Effect, And Déraciné Have Their Debuts

By Sato . November 14, 2018 . 2:00pm

Last week, Japan saw the release of three titles in Luigi’s Mansion for Nintendo 3DS, Tetris Effect, and FromSoftware’s PS VR game Déraciné. Here’s the latest software and sales data from Media Create.

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Splatoon 2 Gear To Be Brought To Real Life Once More By Editmode

By Alistair . November 9, 2018 . 4:00pm

A new wave of Splatoon 2 gear is set to be sold in real life, via Editmode’s The King of Games line of Nintendo-branded clothing.

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Next North American Splatoon 2 Splatfest Is Salsa vs. Guacamole

By Jenni . November 9, 2018 . 9:00am

Next weekend, North America’s Splatoon 2 Splatfest will have people fighting over salsa and guacamole.

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This Week In Sales: Black Ops IV And Red Dead Redemption 2 Aim For The Top

By Sato . November 8, 2018 . 2:00pm

Japan had a quiet week in terms of new releases with the only one being Neko Tomo for the Nintendo Switch. Otherwise, we it mostly saw Call of Duty: Black Ops IV and Red Dead Redemption 2 compete for top.

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Splatoon 2 Adds Final Salmon Run Map, ‘Ruins of Ark Polaris’, And New Kensa Weapons

By Alistair . November 5, 2018 . 9:30am

Splatoon 2 will be adding the final new stage to Salmon Run tomorrow, which features ink rails, and new Kensa Collection weapons with new subweapons and specials.

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Splatoon 2 Torpedo Sub-Weapon Will Debut In November 2018 Update

By Jenni . November 1, 2018 . 5:00am

The Splatoon 2 Torpedo sub-weapon will join the Ultra Stamp special weapon when the game gets its November 2018 update.

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This Week In Sales: Red Dead Redemption 2 Saddles Up For A Debut In Japan

By Sato . October 31, 2018 . 3:00pm

Last week, Japan along with the rest of the world got Red Dead Redemption 2. In Japan they also finally got Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection, new Beyblade game, and a 2-in-1 Yomawari bundle for Switch.

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Splatoon 2 Temporarily Closes The Reef For Remodeling; November Ranked Stages Revealed

By Alistair . October 31, 2018 . 9:00am

The Reef will be temporarily unavailable in Splatoon 2 for remodeling until November 7, 2018. Nintendo have also shared the rotation stages in Ranked Battles for November.

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Nintendo Talks Switch And Evergreen Title Sell-Throughs In Japan, USA, And Europe

By Sato . October 31, 2018 . 1:30am

In Nintendo’s latest financial results briefing, president Shuntaro Furukawa discussed the Nintendo Switch console and evergreen titles sell-through trends in Japan, US, and Europe the past few months.

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Nintendo To Focus On DLC For Big Titles, Online And Offline Events For Fans

By Sato . October 31, 2018 . 1:00am

Nintendo released its financial results briefing of the second quarter for fiscal year ending March 2019 with talk from president Shuntaro Furukawa about plans for encouraging long-term play.

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Splatoon 2 Ultra Stamp Special Weapon Arrives November 7, 2018

By Jenni . October 29, 2018 . 6:00am

The Splatoon 2 Ultra Stamp Special Weapon gives players a giant hammer that can be used to stamp out opponents.

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Splatoon 2’s Next Japanese Splatfest Is A Battle Of Pocky

By Sato . October 26, 2018 . 8:00am

It’s almost November 11 which is “National Pocky Day” in Japan and Nintendo is taking the occasion to have another snack-based Splatfest between the regular Pocky and the Pocky Extremely Thins.

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This Week In Sales: A Pair Of Burning Souls

By Sato . October 25, 2018 . 2:00pm

Last week, Japan had some notable releases with SoulCalibur VI, Dark Souls Remastered for Switch, FuRyu’s crying RPG Crystar, and a Switch edition for Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy.

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This Week In Sales: Black Ops 4 Keeps The Series’ Selling Spree Going In Japan

By Sato . October 17, 2018 . 2:00pm

Last week, Japan didn’t have as many new title releases, but it did have quite a big one in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, which managed to continue the strong sales for the series with record numbers.