Weekly Update:My Nintendo App Releases, Plus More News!

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● Nintendo released a My Nintendo smartphone app in Japan with Nintendo news videos (including Directs), purchase games, view play records for Switch, 3DS, and Wii U, and more.

● The first Fire Emblem game Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light celebrated its 30th anniversary with two of the game’s scenarios added to the Family Computer Nintendo Switch Online app.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons updated to Ver.1.2.0 adding the Nature Day event, the upcoming May Day event, Leif’s Garden Shop, Jolly Redd’s Treasure Trawler, and much more.

Super Mario Maker 2 updated to Ver.3.0.0 adding a World Maker mode, Koopalings, SMB2 Mushroom, Frog Suit, Power Balloon, Super Acorn, Boomerang Flower, and much more.

Splatoon 2 received perhaps its final update (Ver.5.2.0), will see a Special Demo event next week, and the Team Mayo vs Team Ketchup Splatfest returns next month!

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is now hosting “The Spirits of Mana” spirit event with Duran & Angela, Kevin & Charlotte, and Hawkeye & Riesz spirits from Trials of Mana.

TETRIS 99 saw the 12th Grand Prix / Maximus Cup / Teto 1 Cup event begin with a free Ring Fit Adventure theme for players scoring 100 event points or more.

● The Dr. Mario World smartphone game will add the new characters Dr. Lakitu and Dr. Goomba Tower to the game tomorrow along with 20 new stages.

● Nintendo confirmed 160,000 unauthorised log-ins of Nintendo Accounts using Nintendo Network IDs since the beginning of April with log-ins since disabled using a NNID.

● And Japanese Nintendo will no longer be regularly updated after May 7. Thank you for following these past seven years and to the few that read these daily updates! Stay safe!