Wednesday Update:Byleth Now Available in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Plus More News!

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate was updated to Version 7.0.0 which adds the Fire Emblem: Three Houses protagonist Byleth. Check out the full patch notes here. The Fighters Pass Vol. 2 is also available on the eShop for ¥3,300.

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Tuesday Update:46x Nintendo Trademarks (39x Probable Renewals, 6x Super Nintendo World, & 1x Pokémon)!

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● Nintendo Co., Ltd. has applied for 46 trademarks in Japan. 39 of them are for games (posted here) and include the pictured Kirby Air Ride, 6 of them are related to Super Nintendo World (posted here), with the other being Pokémon related (posted here) with World Down (ワールドダウン). The game trademarks are likely renewals.

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Monday Update:Online Smash Tourney, Persona 5 Scramble Demo, Wii RIP, More News!

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● A Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Online Challenge was announced for Japan, taking place on February 1, 2020, with the top 8 players competing in the finals on February 24, 2020, airing on both YouTube Live and OPENREC.tv.

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Weekly Update:Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Fire Emblem Warriors, Captain Tsubasa, And More News!

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● All the week’s Nintendo news including Animal Crossing: New Horizons‘ animals wearing sleeves, Nintendo Switch Online subscribers being able to play Fire Emblem Warriors for free, and a new Cabptain Tsubasa game announced for Nintendo Switch!

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Small Weekend Update:Bowser, Sogetsu, Iroha, Thwomp, And More News!

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● The pictured Weekend Spotlight: Bowser event returned to Super Mario Run with your chance to win Bowser’s Fortress, 8-bit Bowser Statue, Bowser Statue, Gold Bowser Statue, and Bowser Wedding Statue.

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Friday Update:Kunio-kun Spirit Event Begins in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Plus More News!

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● The Kunio-kun spirit event, “River City Smash”, has now begun in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Check out the official artwork for Kunio, Ryuichi & Ryuji, Riki, and Goda at this post.

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Thursday Update:Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 Arcade Game Launches, Plus More News!

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● Sega Games today launched Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 Arcade Game at amusement arcades across Japan featuring 12 events and 4-player multiplayer. Check out the promo video here.

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Wednesday Update:Kirby, Kunio-Kun, Pika Pika Nurse Monogatari, And More News!

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Kirby was again voted the top character amongst the readers of the Japanese Nintendo Dream magazine with Pikachu overtaking both Link and Mario to take second place. View the top 10 at this post.

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Tuesday Update:Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Pokémon Trademarks, Captain Tsubasa, And More News!

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● New character renders from Animal Crossing: New Horizons reveal that animals can now wear both short-sleeved and long-sleeved shirts for the first time in the series history. Check out the teaser scan here.

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