Weekly Famitsu Magazine no.1662
This week’s Weekly Famitsu post including review scores, most wanted games, and more. Buy physical copies of the magazine at this link.
This week’s magazine cover features 20 pages on the two new Monster Hunter announcements (Monster Hunter Rise and Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin) for Nintendo Switch. Included are interviews with both title’s producer Ryozo Tsujimoto and Stories’ director Yasunori Ichinose. Development on the games are also at 80% and 30% complete respectively.
Other feature Nintendo-related stories this week are for the recently announced Ciel Nosurge and Ar Nosurge remasters (see this post for more information) with four pages, six Pokémon Famichudan pages including The Crown Tundra, two pages on Derby Stallion (which is 90% complete), four pages on Balan Wonderworld, two pages on Mary Skelter Finale, the announcement of Grisaia Phantom Trigger 05 (see this post), and more.
This week’s review scores included Ghost Parade with 29/40, WWE 2K Battlegrounds with 31/40, and Yomi wo Saku Hana with 33/40. 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) – 498
- Shin Megami Tensei V (Switch) – 429
- Bayonetta 3 (Switch) – 400
- Bravely Default II (Switch) – 357
- Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity (Switch) – 334
- Momotaro Dentetsu ～Showa Heisei, Reiwa mo Teiban!～ (Switch) – 263
- Rune Factory 5 (Switch) – 201
- Ushiro (Switch) – 196
- Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & The Secret Fairy (Switch) – 191
- Pikmin 3 Deluxe (Switch) – 183
- Shin Megami Tensei III NOCTURNE HD REMASTER (Switch) – 175
- Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin (Switch) – 167
- New Pokémon Snap (Switch) – 140
- Monster Hunter Rise (Switch) – 130
- KINGDOM HEARTS Melody of Memory (Switch) – below 99
- Shiren the Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate (Switch) – below 99
- Genshin Impact (Switch) – below 99
- MAGLAM LORD (Switch) – below 99
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 is at number one for the eighth week with Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity up to number five and a new entry for Monster Hunter Rise! Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin is at #3 with 410 votes, Ushiro is at #5 with 315 votes, and Jack Jeanne at #9 with 125 votes in the Newcomers chart. Check out previous weeks’ Famitsu Most Wanted posts at this link.
This week’s first party advert features Super Mario Bros. 35! Check out past magazine adverts at this link.
Next week’s issue
The next issue of Weekly Famitsu magazine (out October 15 in Japan) is set to feature Ghost of Tsushima, Resident Evil Village, Guilty Gear Strive, and more.