ARMS Launches June 16, 2017


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We now know when ARMS will launch, another member of the cast, the limit on how many people can participate in a fight, and how to collect more ARMS for our fighters to equip, To start, ARMS will come to the Nintendo Switch on June 16, 2017. It will allow people to participate in one-on-one and two-on-two fights.


Min Min was revealed as the newest member of the ARMS roster. Her nickname is the “Ramen Bomber,” as she has noodle arms. Two of her special abilities are an arm that can transform into a dragon and an ability to deflect attacks with kicks. In addition, we also learned that her opponent in her debut match, Spring Man, can deflect attacks with emitted waves and has a perma-charge feature for punches when his health drops below 25%.


As for weaponry, the ARMS footage went over some of the different kinds of ARMS available. It is possible to mix and match ARMS, and some varieties include glove, curving, multishot, and heavyweight ARMS. These can also have elements tied to them, like wind or ice. The ARMS Service lets you use in-game currency to unlock new equipment. Some of the varieties named were the Toaster, Slapamander, Revolver, Sparky, Chakram, Megaton, Popper, Boomerang, Chilla, Tribolt, and Homie ARMS.



ARMS will come to the Nintendo Switch on June 16, 2017.

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