Nintendo 3DS

Hit Mobile RPG Monster Strike Is Coming To The Nintendo 3DS


Mixi’s hit mobile RPG Monster Strike is headed to the Nintendo 3DS, the company’s president, Hiroki Morita, announced during a financial results briefing this week. (Thanks, Famitsu)


While Morita did not share any further details on the Nintendo 3DS game, he also mentioned that a Monster Strike anime adaptation is in the works and will premiere this year in Japan.


Monster Strike was released for smartphones in 2013, and in 2014 went on to become a significant hit in Japan, with over 10 million downloads halfway through the year. An English-language version of the game is available as well.

Ishaan Sahdev
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