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!