Games for Summer, Miitomo update, Comgnet numbers, Nintendo shares drop, Animal Crossing August events and more
● Nintendo added to their homepage (it was added to the 3DS eShop last week) their recommended 3DS Summer Vacation games list for boys (Yokai Watch 3, Puzzle & Dragons X, Dragon Ball Fusions, Mario & Sonic AT Rio Olympics and Kirby Planet Robobot) plus added a picture (the above one) of the 2016 Summer Software Catalogue available in most game stores.
● Miitomo today added the second “All Eyes On You! Swimwear Collection” stage soon plus a biggish update is coming soon which plans to include:-
– Candy Drop, a game where you drop sweets to get game tickets!
– You’ll be able to listen to all your friends’ answers in their rooms without paying sweets!
– You’ll be able to choose whether or not to receive the Miifoto of the Day!
– You’ll be able to choose who visits your room!
– Improved image quality of Miifotos you save to your device!
– Various improvements to performance and functions.
● In Comgnet Reservations: Pokémon Sun Moon is up to a massive 334 combined (Pazudora X is at 106 combined and Etrian Odyssey V an estimated 123).
● In Comgnet Rankings: Yokai Watch 3 week two is at 276 (Sumikko Gurashi 3 opens with just 18). Last Monday was a public holiday so sales should reflect.
● Nintendo Co. Ltd. stocks opened the week at 23,220 down a huge 17.72% from Friday. This is due to their recent (statement) that they aren’t changing consolidate earnings forecast based on Pokémon GO (they own ‘just’ 32% of The Pokémon Company)
● Pokémon GO is now available in Hong Kong (the second Asian location after Japan). The game is still #1 on both the free and top grossing iOS charts in Japan and has over 21,000 reviews (averaging 3 ½ stars).
● The Animal Crossing: New Leaf August events calendar sees fireworks season with fireworks available to buy all month long, fireworks displays will be each Sunday from 19:00 – 23:59 JST. Obon Festival will be on 15 August from 06:00 – 23:59 and the Moth Tournament (Bug Off) will be on 20 August from 09:00 – 17:59 with the awards ceremony from 18:00 – 20:59.
● Codes for Denpa Ningen no RPG FREE! second anniversary items can be found here.
● The below Marie Squid Badge has been delivered free in Miitomo until 1 August after winning this past weekend’s Splatfest. Both Callie and Marie badges are available in the Shop for 1,000 coins (both are subtly different to the previously available badges).
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