Weekly Famitsu Magazine No.1657
This week’s Weekly Famitsu post including review scores, Famitsu Most Wanted, advert, and more. Buy physical copies of the magazine at this link.
This week’s magazine cover features the 5th anniversary of The Idolmaster: Cinderella Girls Starlight Stage with over 30 pages of coverage including interview with voice actors, DJ KOO, and a Q&A with the production staff.
The feature Nintendo-related story this week is for Jack Jeanne with a detailed 8-page look at the upcoming visual novel from Broccoli and Sui Ishida. The game is also 70% complete. Other Switch games covered include Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 (4 pages), COLLECTION of SaGa FINAL FANTASY LEGEND (2 pages), Moonlighter (which is revealed as getting a retail release on November 26), Metal Max Xeno Reborn (4 pages), and more.
This week’s review scores included the heart-warming simulation Chinese Parents with 33/40, the horror game Never Again with 26/40, and the metroidvania game Outbuddies DX with 30/40. Check out the full list of Switch review scores since 2017 until present day at this page.
Famitsu Most Wanted
- The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 (Switch) – 408
- Bravely Default II (Switch) – 379
- Bayonetta 3 (Switch) – 373
- Shin Megami Tensei V (Switch) – 369
- Ushiro (Switch) – 286
- Momotaro Dentetsu ～Showa Heisei, Reiwa mo Teiban!～ (Switch) – 279
- Rune Factory 5 (Switch) – 249
- Pro Yakyuu Famista 2020 (Switch) – 246
- Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & The Secret Fairy (Switch) – 210
- Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin (Switch) – 207
- New Pokémon Snap (Switch) – 194
- Shin Megami Tensei III NOCTURNE HD REMASTER (Switch) – 180
- Pikmin 3 Deluxe (Switch) – 73
- METAL MAX Xeno Reborn (Switch) – below 73
- KAMEN RIDER memory of heroez (Switch) – below 73
Breath of the Wild 2 is at number one for the third week with Bravely Default II up to number two! Ushiro is back to #1 in the Newcomers chart with 599 votes with Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin at #4 with 265 votes. Check out previous weeks’ Famitsu Most Wanted posts at this link.
This week’s first party advert features Pikmin 3 Deluxe! Check out past magazine adverts at this link.
Next week’s issue
The next issue of Weekly Famitsu magazine (out September 10 in Japan) is set to feature 16 pages of UNDERTALE on the game’s 5th anniversary with cover artwork by Toby Fox and Temmie Chang plus there will possibly be new information for the game coming soon!