Pico Pico Grand Adventure

Pico Pico Grand Adventure Announced

Columbus Circle have announced the side-scrolling action game Pico Pico Grand Adventure for release on the Famicom this November.

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Nintendo Switch Online Games Announced

The next Nintendo Switch Online games arrive on May 20 with the boxing game Super Punch-Out!!, the puzzle game Panel de Pon, the platform game Argus no Senshi (Rygar), and the run-and-gun game Rough World (Journey to Silius).

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Nintendo Switch Has Sold 55 Million

Nintendo have announced that the Nintendo Switch has sold 55.77 million units (including Nintendo Switch Lite at 6.19 million) since it launched on March 3, 2017. Switch software stands at 356.24 million, with the best-selling title, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, at 24.77 million.

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Famicom RPG Heading to Switch

After recently resurrecting the Soldam, Penguin Wars, and Ninja JaJaMaru-kun brands; City Connection’s next efforts are with something much more obscure, with the sci-fi RPG Hoshi wo Maru Hito, originally releasing on the Famicom back in 1987.

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Astro Ninja Man Announced For Famicom

Riki have announced the action game Astro Ninja Man for Famicom release this Spring. Eijirou Ichikawa is listed as the programmer, Noriyasu Kamata responsible for game level design, Hiroto Saito, Nobuyuki Shioda, Manabu Namiki, and Bun for music, and Nobuyuki Shioda for sound effects. Check out the screenshots, packaging, and promo video below…

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8BIT POCKET PLUS Console Announced

Columbus Circle have announced the portable 8BIT POCKET PLUS console for release on May 8 in Japan priced at ¥6,578. The 8BIT POCKET PLUS allows you to play Famicom games on the go and features a 2.8-inch LCD screen with AC adapter (Japanese region) included! Pre-order the system at this link. More images added below…

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Nintendo Switch Online Games Live

The Super Famicom Nintendo Switch Online app has been updated to Version 1.2.0 adding both Breath of Fire Ⅱ Shimei no Ko (from Capcom) and Pop’n TwinBee (from Konami). The Family Computer Nintendo Switch Online app has been updated to Version 4.2.0 adding both Atlantis no Nazo (from Sunsoft) and God Slayerー Haruka Tenkuu no Sonata (from SNK). Check out the introduction video and list of western titles at this post and screenshots below…

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Nintendo Switch Online Games Live

The Super Famicom Nintendo Switch Online app has been updated to Version 1.1.0 adding both Hoshi no Kirby Super Deluxe (Kirby Super Star) and Star Fox 2 (both from Nintendo). The Family Computer Nintendo Switch Online app has been updated to Version 4.1.0 adding both Famicom Wars (from Nintendo) and Route-16 Turbo (from Sunsoft). Check out the introduction video and list of western titles at this post and screenshots below…

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Family Computer Controller Sale

Nintendo Switch Online subscribers can purchase the Family Computer Controller (coming as a set of two) for 40% off at the My Nintendo Store until 17:00 JST on 10 January 2020 (reduced from ¥6,578 to ¥3,900). Read our post about the next batch of Nintendo Switch Online games here. More images added below…

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