Wednesday Update with insane Splatoon 2 attachment rate, Order Land, Nazotoki Mail and Burning Fight release on Switch plus lots more news!

● At least 79.97% of Japanese Nintendo Switch owners have purchased Splatoon 2 which includes retail sales until 24 September and digital until 27 August. The actual figure is likely above 80% which is absolutely insane!

● Poisoft released the strategy RPG Order Land! on the Nintendo Switch a few hours ago priced at ¥888 including the three gameplay modes and an added online mode from the Nintendo 3DS version. Check out the trailer here.

● Silver Star Japan today also released a bizarre email game Nazotoki Mail on the Switch eShop also priced at just ¥200 involving the player answering questions (in Japanese). Check out the trailer here,

● The third unannounced game on the Switch eShop today was the beat’em-up ACA NEO GEO Burning Fight from Hamster priced at the usual ¥823. As always, check out the updated Release Schedule.

● Nintendo will release The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild including Chinese language in both Hong Kong and Taiwan in early 2018 which is another huge step into Asian expansion for Nintendo. Trailer here.

● Japanese sales for last week saw Pocket Monsters Gold & Silver sell 56,013 download cards, Pokkén Tournament DX open with 51,960, Splatoon 2 sell a further 20,697 and Nintendo Switch sell 50,146. Full charts here.

● Famitsu digital estimates for 31 July – 27 August saw Splatoon 2 sell 46,125, Monster Hunter XX Nintendo Switch Ver. sell 14,061 (one weekend) and Dragon Quest XI: Sugisarishi Toki o Motomete sell 11,675.

Runbow will be available for Nintendo Switch in early 2018 with 13AM Games also working on a new IP for Nintendo Switch. Source is Famitsu.

● New DLC characters are now available in Mighty Gunvolt Burst available now for ¥200 with Call from Mighty No. 9 and Cyan from Armed Blue Gunvolt / Azure Striker Gunvolt. Thanks to everyone who helped me out with that one!

● You can pre-order the 25th Anniversary Kirby Art & Style Collection book here with it releasing this November.

● Added to the Nintendo Switch eShop next week are KOI from Flyhigh Works priced at ¥500 (trailer here) and Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime from Asteroid Base priced at ¥1,599.

● Watch the Fire Emblem Musou opening movie here. Full current character line-up here with the game also now available in Japan!

● So many new rewards have been added to My Nintendo including Metroid: Samus Returns wallpaper, the Legend of Zelda × Mario Kart 8 DLC as well as software discounts for several 3DS and Wii U games. Check out the full list of rewards and discount prices here.

● Capcom have a reduced Monster Hunter Stories (¥3,990 → ¥2,793) and Monster Hunter XX (¥5,990 → ¥4,193) until 09 October. Also on sale next week is the Cooking Mama series and every Starsign 3DS game. Check out the full list here.

● The Japanese 3DS Theme Shop was updated with new Sumikko Gurashi, AKB48, Digimon, Hamukoro and The Ferret themes. Check out the full post with some trailers here.

Miitomo today added the “Legends of the animal kingdom! Zoo Wonders [Monkey]” stage including a Cheeky Monkey Jumper, Comfy Monkey Hoodie, Monkey Hat and Monkey Tail Bottoms all pictured here.

Fire Emblem Heroes today added the return of the Grand Hero Clarisse: Sniper in the Dark event plus some limited-time special quests available too.

● The official Splatoon Twitter account recently posted pictures of the band ω-3 (Omega Three) that plays the BGM in the Splatoon 2 Salmon Run mode. Artwork and song links posted here.

● And read our very first import review of Chicken Wiggle here with Golf Story to be our second! And thanks for following!

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