Small Weekend Update:AlphaDream’s Final Game, No Switch Price Cut, KK Slider & Tom Nook Return, Plus More News!

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● AlphaDream’s mystery Nintendo Switch game they were recruiting for is the recently released Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The company were synonymous with the Mario & Luigi series but went through bankruptcy proceedings a month ago.

● Nintendo Co., Ltd. President Shuntaro Furukawa has said that no Nintendo Switch price reduction is imminent

● Blizzard Entertainment will also be releasing Overwatch 2 for Nintendo Switch in Japan although no release date. More details and trailer here.

● Ebi Chili Sauce won the first day of the 5th Splatoon Koshien for Splatoon 2 in Kyushu. Video for the first day here with tomorrow’s video to be added later.

● CIRCLE Ent. will be releasing the visual novel Maitetsu -pure station- on 16 January 2020 including a physical release (plus a Deluxe Version).

● NetEase announced that the battle royale game Knives Out achieved over 300,000 downloads in just two days on the Japanese Switch eShop.

● Chorus Worldwide will likely be releasing a demo version of Coffee Talk, although it’s not official as of yet.

Diablo III Eternal Collection is now half-price on the Japanese Switch eShop (¥3,839). Check out the full list of games on sale here.

● Check out the box art for the standard and limited editions of Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Infinite Combate (known as “Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Infinite Combate” in Japan) here.

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp saw the return of K.K. Slider and Tom Nook with many other characters set to return too. Check out the gifs for each character here.

● The featured boss Qitian Dasheng has been added to Dragalia Lost‘s Astral Raids this weekend. Summon Showcase, Stirring Shadows (Part Two) begins on 04 November.

Fire Emblem Heroes saw Bound Hero Battle: Alm & Faye and Summoning Focus: Bound Hero Battle adding Celica to the mix. Full weekend event details (including tomorrow’s) at this post.

● The next tour in Mario Kart Tour (beginning 06 November) will be the Paris Tour.

● The Weekend Spotlight: Retro Items event has returned to Super Mario Run for this weekend only. Check out the appearance rates here.

● And check out a 15 second commercial for the Romancing SaGa 3 HD remaster here. Please note that this will be the final update on Medium. The views simply aren’t there. Thanks for following and have a great weekend!

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