Weekly News Update with all the week’s Japanese Switch, 3DS, Wii U and Mobile news!
Nintendo 3DS news
● Neko Atsume is coming to 3DS! It’s available on Wednesday from Hit-Point for ¥800. The Game 15 (from Culture Brain Excel) and BOX UP from Cosen were also both announced for Wednesday too with both priced at ¥300. Three more games were announced for 20 July (joining Layton’s Mystery Journey) with Sumikko Gurashi: Here, Where I am? from Nippon Columbia, Koueki Zaidan Houjin Nippon Kanji Nouryoku Kentei Kyoukai Kanken Training 2 from Imagineer and Farming Simulator 18: Pocket Nouen 4 from Intergrow.
Nintendo Switch news
● Super Bomberman R saw a brilliant new update with four new stages. The game will soon see Vic Viper Bomber, Belmont Bomber and Pyramid Head Bomber. Soldam Bloom Declaration was also updated and now supports several new languages (hence the new name!). Cars 3: Driven to Win is coming to Japan on 20 July as Cars 3: Way to Victory from Warner Bros. Japan. Fushigi no Gensoukyou TOD: RELOADED (Touhou Genso Wanderer) will be shown off by Aqua Style in May although it hasn’t been confirmed for release.
Wii U news
● Three more PC Engine games were announced for the Wii U Virtual Console next week (26 April) all from Extreme, marking 52 total titles with the strategy game Hisou Kihei X-Serd (¥617), the platformer Dragon Egg! (¥617) and the racer Moto Roader MC (¥823). The Virtual Console games Pac-Man Collection and Pac-Man will both be removed from the eShop next week (28 April) along with Pac-Man Game Boy on 3DS and both Cardfight!! Vanguard: Ride to Victory!! and Cardfight!! Vanguard: Lock On Victory!!
● Keys Factory have announced a number of official Splatoon 2 themed Switch accessories to release alongside the game on 21 July (pre-order here). The Taiko no Tatsujin Yellow Ver. arcade game will add The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Medley with Link skin and a Hoshi no Kirby Medley with both Kirby and Meta Knight skins later this week (expect them in the Switch version!). And a Kirby × Yummy Mart lingerie collection was announced! Thanks everybody for following, have a great week and stay safe!
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