Level-5 have detailed how to get Komashura in Yo-kai Watch 4. Firstly you need to get to level 16 in the smartphone game Yo-kai Watch Puni Puni, clear the Mission, become friends with Shirokuma, enter the download number in Yo-kai Watch 4, battle Komashura in the back of the flower shop in Sakura New Town, open the Yo-kai Pad from Konsaru, select Matching and become friends with Komashura! Buy the game here and use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off! Komashura screenshots added below…
Konami have announced a Version 1.0.2 update as coming soon to the baseball game Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu which will fix some bugs with Homerun Attack and Score Attack, as well as add and update player data right up to 07 May 2019, and more. Buy a physical copy of the game here – use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off!
Square-Enix have updated the Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Editionwebsite with details of the Switch version’s additional content including bonus stories for some of the protagonists! Erik’s story features Heal Slime, Sylvando’s story involves thieves, Jade is captured by Booga, Rab ends up in a mystery world, plus there’s a Hendrik and Jasper story too! Preorder the game here and use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off.
Nintendo have announced that Splatoon 2 will be updated to Version 5.0.0 in late July adding the Dear Senpai stage from the last 24 hours of Final Fest, along with other Shift Station stages. Also coming around the same time is the above Splatoon 2 Splatfest Replica T-shirts that change appearance to match your team’s coloured ink!
This week’s line-up of games releasing in Japan include the pictured Fire Emblem: Three Houses from Nintendo, KILL la KILL the GAME IF from Arc System Works, Rune Factory 4 Special from Marvelous, The Ninja Warriors Once Again from Taito, and much more. Check out the current list of games below and look out for the full line-up complete with prices and artwork later in the week.
Devolver Digital have just published a demo for the beat ’em up Ape Out on the Japanese Nintendo Switch eShop with the full game currently 30% off (¥1,050 instead of ¥1,500). Multiple languages are supported including English. Thanks to Naruki.
The results of the final Splatoon 2 Splatfest are in with Chaos defeating Order 3-0. Chaos won the Votes 58.05% – 41.95%, the Normal rules 51.39% – 48.61%, and the Pro rules 50.34% – 49.66%. Results announcement video added and a ‘Thank you’ video added below…
After both Gem Crash and Undead’s Building; Double Drive LLC have announced their third Nintendo Switch title with the strategy game Wakusei Daisensou Iseijin X・Kyoufu no Chikyuu Shinryaku Tour. No further information is known apart from the above screenshot, but we’ll update this post as soon as more is revealed!
41 more games have been added to the Japanese Switch eShop sales including 50% off the pictured SaGa Scarlet Grace (¥3,132), 50% off Kero Blaster (¥490), 40% off R-Type Dimensions EX (¥900), 40% off YUMENIKKI -DREAM DIARY- (¥1,188), 50% off 20XX (¥990), and many more. Check out the full list of Japanese Switch eShop sales here and buy your eShop cards from here.
Arc System Works have announced that River City Girls will release for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Steam in Japan on 05 September 2019 as Nekketsu Kouha Kunio-kun Gaiden River City Girls. The Japanese release is expected to be digital only, although an Asian physical version with English language options has also been confirmed. Check out the teaser website here and today’s livestream below…
Nintendo of Japan Comment on Same-sex Relationships in Fire Emblem: Three Houses
Recently Nintendo of America confirmed that same-sex relationships are possible in Fire Emblem: Three Houses. Nintendo Co., Ltd. have confirmed to Japanese website Automaton that this is possible. Read the full translation below thanks to BlackKite.
Square-Enix’s Hokuto Okamoto has announced that the Japanese release of Dragon Quest XI: Sugisarishi Toki o Motomete S has gone gold, although work hasn’t quite finished on the western localisation Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition. Preorder the game here and use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off.
Game Source Entertainment have announced they will be publishing a packaged version of Kimi no Machi Portia (My Time at Portia) for Nintendo Switch in Japan later in 2019 priced at ¥4,104. Chorus Worldwide will be publishing the Japanese packaged version on 14 December. Box art added below…
No More Robots have announced that the downhill mountain biking game Descenders will also be releasing for Nintendo Switch in Japan and is expected in Q4 2019. Nintendo Switch reveal trailer added below. Thanks to Automaton.