Success have announced that the Version 1.0.3 update to Umihara Kawase Fresh! will arrive on 18 September. This is expected to add three new retro stages to the game. Buy the packaged version here and use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off.
Success have submitted the Version 1.0.2 patch of Umihara Kawase Fresh! which adds Curly Brace from Cave Story as a playable character. Post to be updated when the delivery date is confirmed. Buy the packaged version here and use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off. Thanks to Naruki.
Edit: update now available. Curly trailer added below…
Curly Brace from Cave Story will be added to Umihara Kawase Fresh! at the time of the Western launch in July, along with a new character story and bug fixes. The retro levels (see this post for more details) are also confirmed for release this year. Buy a physical copy of the game here and use the code JPNINTENDO for $3 off! Many thanks to Naruki.
Developers Studio Saizensen are planning future updates to Umihara Kawase Fresh! adding some previous series’ (Super Famicom, PlayStation, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS, and PlayStation Vita) stages. After the game’s release date (25 April), they will set up a survey form on the official website. Preorder the game here and use the code JPNINTENDO for $3 off! Many thanks to Naruki.
Four new demos have released on the Japanese Nintendo Switch eShop including the previously announced (and pictured) Umihara Kawase Fresh! from Success (which supports English), Super Dragon Ball Heroes World Mission from Bandai Namco Entertainment (which doesn’t support English), and also both Phantom Cat Super Nya Edition (Super Phantom Cat 2) from Rainy Frog and Voxel Shot for Nintendo Switch from SAT-BOX.
Success will be launching an Umihara Kawase Fresh! demo on the Japanese Nintendo Switch eShop on 28 March with preloads also live that day. The full game releases both physically and digitally on 25 April in Japan. Preorder the game here and use the code JPNINTENDO for $3 off. World Introduction trailer added below…