Brain Training Tournament Announced

Nintendo have announced a Dr Kawashima’s Brain Training for Nintendo Switch “World Brain Training Championships” online tournament to be held from Saturday February 15 at 16:00 JST for 24 hours, and then once a week afterwards. The game has also been updated to Version 1.2.0 where “Working Memory Training” has been added to “Daily Training” (your Brain Age Score must be 20 in order to play!). Full patch notes added below…

Version 1.2.0

  • Online
    • Brain Training World Championship has been added to Daily Training. 
      • Note: In order to use this feature, a paid membership to Nintendo Switch Online is required.
  • Features
    • Working Memory Challenge has been added to Daily Training. 
      • Note: To use this feature, a Brain Age Score of 20 must be obtained after the update has been applied.
      • If you can’t get a Brain Age Score of 20, there are hints in-game for alternative ways to access the feature.
    • To improve handwriting recognition of the number 5, “1 Stroke” has been added to the Number 5 Recognition setting. 
      • Please see the Settings in Daily Training.
  • General
    • Hand-shape recognition tips have been added to the explanations for Rock, Paper, Scissors Test, Finger Calculations and Finger Drills.
    • Various improvements have been made to handwritten number recognition. 
      • In Continuous Countdown, if the game is finding it hard to recognise when you write a 4 or a 7 in the tens column, and recognises it as something else (for instance, 11, 12 or 17), try writing the rest of your answer in the units column regardless.
    • Several issues have been fixed to improve gameplay experience.
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