Monday Update:Kirby Wins Character Poll, Animal Crossing: New Horizons at PAX East, And More!

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● Quiet news day due to the Emperor’s Birthday. The lead image is from this month’s Nintendo Dream character poll which again was won by Kirby! Check out the top 10 here and a top 10 ideal brothers here.

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Streets of Rage 4 Adds Floyd Iraia

DotEmu has revealed the last Streets of Rage 4 playable character, Floyd Iraia, who joins Axel, Blaze, Cherry, and Adam. Streets of Rage 4 will also support two-player online and up to four-player offline co-op modes, and launches this Spring. New trailer added below…

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Animal Crossing: New Horizons at PAX East

Nintendo has announced that Animal Crossing: New Horizons will be coming to PAX East in Boston, Massachusetts from February 27-March 1, 2020. Attendees will have the chance to try the first-ever hands-on demo of Animal Crossing: New Horizons before launch on March 20, and can experience a full-scale immersive booth experience inspired by the game.

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Nintendo Dream Character Poll

  1. Kirby (Kirby) – 159pt
  2. Mario (Super Mario) – 93pt
  3. Link (The Legend of Zelda) – 84pt
  4. Pikachu (Pokémon)
  5. Dimitri (Fire Emblem)
  6. Yoshi (Super Mario)
  7. Luigi (Super Mario)
  8. Sans (UNDERTALE)
  9. Claude (Fire Emblem)
  10. Isabelle (Animal Crossing)
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Hikaru Wins Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Online Challenge

Hikaru (using Bayonetta) has won the 1st Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Online Challenge. The online tournament began earlier this month with the finals held today. Nintendo has also announced the 2nd Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Online Challenge for Japan to take place on March 15 from 19:00-21:00 JST. Pre-registration is not required. Today’s tournament video added below…

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Voting Gauntlet…Coming Soon

The A Hero Rises 2020 event that is being held to celebrate the 3rd anniversary of Fire Emblem Heroes is coming to the end. The Voting Gauntlet begins on February 28, 2020 at 07:00 UTC where the winning Hero will be gifted to all players. Also, starting today, there’s a Voting Gauntlet Log-In Bonus from which you can receive up to 13 Orbs! Mjölnir’s Strike and Røkkr Sieges detailed below…

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Dead Cells Trial Starts

Nintendo Switch Online subscribers can now play the Dead Cells game for free until March 1 at 18:00 JST. Furthermore, the base game will be on sale until March 8 with a 30% discount (¥2,580 to ¥1,736). Save data can be carried over to the full game.

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Sonic at the Olympic Games – Tokyo 2020 Dated

Sega Games has announced that Sonic at the Olympic Games – Tokyo 2020 will release for iOS and Android worldwide on May 7, 2020 as a free download but with in-app purchases required to unlock all game content. Pre-registration is now open on the App Store and Google Play. There are 16 playable characters and 15 events to choose from. Check out the promo video below…

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