Weekly Update:Bravely Default 2 Announced, Switch Launches in China, Indie World Presentation, Plus More News!

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● Another busy week in the world of Nintendo with the highlight being the Bravely series and Octopath team working on Bravely Default II for 2020 release as a Nintendo Switch exclusive!

● From the Monday Update: An Animal Crossing: New Horizons Ichiban KUJI lottery begins on 21 March in Japan, Hamster announced Arcade Archives FROGGER for release later in the week, and Nintendo Co., Ltd. stock is at an almost 19 month high on the eve of the Switch launch in China.

● From the Tuesday Update: Nintendo Switch released in mainland China with company shares up again, an Indie World presentation was announced, Puzzle & Dragons GOLD launches in Japan and North America on 15 January, and Nintendo, Creatures, and Game Freak applied for a Bakuen Walker trademark.

● From the Wednesday Update: A Golf Story-sequel Sports Story was announced for Switch along with Axiom Verge 2, TETRIS 99 added a Team Battle Mode, Taiko no Tatsujin Nintendo Switch Version! added an Online Ranking Match, and Dr. Baby Rosalina and Dr. Kamek were announced for Dr. Mario World.

● From the Thursday Update: NARUTO SHIPPUDEN: Ultimate Ninja STORM 4 Road to Boruto will release on 23 April, both Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition and Shironeko New Project were both postponed, Witch & Hero 2 releases next week, and Dr. Mario World received a huge update.

● From the Friday Update: Square-Enix announced Bravely Default 2 as a Switch exclusive in 2020, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate won Fighting Game at The Game Awards 2019, Fire Emblem: Three Houses won Best Strategy Game and Player’s Voice, and Luigi’s Mansion 3 won Best Family Game.

● From the Weekend Update: Brewster’s Winter Cote is available in Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, Bokosuka Wars Ⅱ will be coming to Switch in Spring 2020, and Taito published the Groove Coaster Wai Wai Party!!!! + Vocaloid Pack Okaidoku Set on the Switch eShop.