Monday Update: Doraemon And Gotta Protectors Coming To Switch, Zoids Wild Dated, Splatfest Results, And More!

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● FuRyu will be publishing Doraemon: Nobita no Getsumen Tansa-ki (Doraemon: Nobita’s Chronicle of the Moon Exploration) for Nintendo Switch on 28 February 2019 priced at ¥6,458. The series has been an annual franchise for Nintendo 3DS since 2012.

● Ancient Games will soon announce Susume!! Mamotte Knight (Gotta Protectors/Protect Me Knight) for Nintendo Switch release in 2019. Check out my review for the amazing 3DS version here.

● Bandai Namco Entertainment opened up a teaser website for a Nintendo Switch game Ninja Box which will be officially revealed in the December 2018 issue of CoroCoro Comic (out 15 November).

● Takara Tomy Arts will publish Zoids Wild: King of Blast on 28 February 2019 for Nintendo Switch priced at ¥6,458. The early purchase benefit will be Wild Liger Eagle armour.

● Japanese Splatfest results saw Pocky Gokuboso defeat Pocky Chocolate 2-1. Check out the percentages and results announcement video here.

Save me Mr Tako: Tasukete Tako-San has been submitted to Nintendo where it will be published in Japan by Pikii soon.

● And Degica Games will publish Rival Megagun in Japan on 29 November priced at ¥1,520. Japanese trailer added here.

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp saw the beginning of Gyroidite Scavenger Hunt #5 with first anniversary clothing which is detailed and pictured here.

Dragalia Lost will see the facility event, A Wish to the Winds begin on 15 November and will pit your group of adventurers against bosses of the water element. Today saw the Elemental Ruins half-stamina event begin.

Fire Emblem Heroes saw Tempest Trials+: Before We Met… begin with the big rewards being Azura: Young Songstress, and two Sacred Seals, Atk/Def Bond 1 and Water Boost 1.

● NIS America announced that The Liar Princess and the Blind Prince will release on 12 February 2019 in North America and Europe. New trailer posted here.

● THQ Nordic announced Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy, The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 and The Raven Remastered all for Switch release in 2019.

● EDITMODE are releasing some Splatoon 2 Rib Knits (beanies!) in January in Pink, Khaki and Navy! Pictures here and preorder here.

● Watch the first official trailer for the Detective Pikachu movie which will be in theaters from 11 May 2019 here.

● ‘More Fighters, More Battles, More Fun’ and ‘The Ultimate Showdown’ TV commercials for Dairantou Smash Bros. SPECIAL (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate) entitled here.

● A TV commercial for Kamen Rider: Climax Scramble Zi-O here.

● A promo video for the Darius Cozmic Collection here.

● And all the character trailers for Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth adding Ann Takamaki here.

● Thanks to naruki for more news tips again today!

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