Good Job! – Overview Trailer

An overview trailer for Good Job! from Nintendo UK. Good Job! is available now on the Nintendo Switch eShop priced at ¥2,000 / $19.99.

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The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV Coming to Switch

Nihon Falcom’s JRPG The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV will be coming to Nintendo Switch in 2021 as reports Game Informer. The game originally released for PlayStation 4 in Japan in September 2018 and will finally be localised this Fall. The Switch and PC versions have only been announced for North America at present, but are expected for all major regions. The Switch release will include a physical “Frontline Edition”. Announcement trailer added below…

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Inazuma Eleven: Heroes’ Great Road Postponed To 2021

Level-5 CEO Akihiro Hino has announced that Inazuma Eleven: Heroes’ Great Road (Inazuma Eleven Eiyuu Tachi no Great Road) will now probably be released in 2021. The game is being approached as a complete new work suitable for beginners and the release isn’t being tied to any broadcast schedule. Full translated statement coming shortly. Edit: and added! Many thanks to BlackKite!

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This Week’s Japanese Software Charts

  1. Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Switch) – 727,791
  2. One Piece: Pirate Warriors 4 (PS4) – 75,998
  3. One Piece: Pirate Warriors 4 (Switch) – 61,571
  4. Pokémon Sword & Shield (Switch) – 14,996
  5. Ring Fit Adventure (Switch) – 13,819
  6. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Switch) – 11,577
  7. Pokémon Mystery Dungeon Rescue Team DX (Switch) – 11,501
  8. Nioh 2 (PS4) – 11,270
  9. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Switch) – 10,355
  10. Minecraft (Switch) – 9,908
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Dandy Dungeon – Legend of Brave Yamada – Demo

Onion Games have announced that Dandy Dungeon – Legend of Brave Yamada – will receive a demo version on the Japanese Switch eShop on April 2. At the same time, the full game will receive a free update adding the second game Dandy Dungeon 2: The Phantom Bride. Dandy Dungeon will also see a 30% off sale, reduced to ¥1,380.

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TV Game Magazine May 2020

The May 2020 issue of TV Game Magazine is now available in Japan featuring 96 pages of coverage of Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Super Mario Maker 2, Luigi’s Mansion 3, Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker, and more! Free gifts include four sticker sheets (8 pages) with 114 stickers of popular game characters, a double sided Animal Crossing: New Horizons and Tsuri Spirits Nintendo Switch Version poster, and a 3 hours and 58 minutes classic game commentary DVD. Purchase the magazine at this link for ¥999 plus postage. More images added below…

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Inuwashi Demo

Orange have released a demo for the detective adventure game Inuwashi ~Urabure Tantei to Ojou-sama Keiji no Ikebukuro Jiken File~ on Steam, with a Nintendo Switch version to follow. The demo allows you to play two episodes and one sub-story, although save data is not transferable to the full game. Inuwashi is developed by the Jake Hunter team and offers 30 hours of gameplay. [Thanks, Naruki]

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Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers Updated

Atlus have updated Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers to Version 1.0.3 which fixes several bugs and implements a few new features, and are translated for us below by BlackKite. Purchase the packaged version of Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers at this link

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Karaoke JOYSOUND for Nintendo Switch Spring Campaign

Nintendo will be holding a Spring Campaign for Karaoke JOYSOUND for Nintendo Switch for 10 days between 10:00 JST on Friday, April 3 until 19:59 JST on Sunday, April 12 where the songs pictured below can be sung up to 99 times per day! Purchase the Nintendo Wireless USB Microphone at this link. Karaoke JOYSOUND is available as a free download on the Japanese Switch eShop but with paid tickets required. Find out how to play Japanese Switch games here.

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