Ark: Survival Evolved dev is a fan of Switch, looking into the platform
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Ark: Survival Evolved developer Studio Wildcard has expressed interest in Switch. During an interview with GamesIndustry, Studio Wildcard co-founder Jesse Rapczak said the system would be “a great platform for a game like Ark, because if the game is designed right, you can kind of pull out and do some stuff.” Rapczak added that the team is investigating Switch to “see what we can do there.”
The one challenge is that Switch “is a totally different platform”. Rapczak brought up that memory in particular could pose a problem in bringing Ark over. However, Rapczak did say that they’re “throwing some ideas around, just seeing if it makes sense right now.”
Rapczak’s full words:
VVVVVV Switch footage
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New footage has arrived showing off the Switch version of VVVVVV. Watch around 15 minutes of gameplay below.
Stardew Valley creator teases new content for multiplayer update that will also affect single-player
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ConcernedApe is currently hard at work on a multiplayer feature for Stardew Valley that will be added in a future update. Additionally, something else is planned that will also be impact single-player.
ConcernedApe teased on Twitter:
I'm working on some new Stardew Valley content, to be released with the upcoming free multiplayer update. This will affect single-player, too! I'll share more when the release gets closer. Though I'll keep some things secret (more fun) pic.twitter.com/rgWCt8IIRi
— ConcernedApe (@ConcernedApe) November 14, 2017
The tease above is all we have to go on at the moment. Hopefully we’ll have more news to share in the weeks ahead.
Switch eShop now lets you search for games with demos
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Nintendo has slowly updated the Switch eShop with more functionality since launch. The store has added in features like support for PayPal, a section for games on sale, and more.
The latest update adds an extra element to the search filter. You can now choose to search for games that have demos. It’ll certainly help you track down all of the eShop’s downloadable trials.
Walmart will be selling the Super NES Classic Edition daily between November 15 and November 17
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Visit Walmart’s website and the first thing you’ll see at the top of the page is the Super NES Classic Edition. The retailer is advertising a restock for this week.
Between November 15 and November 17, Walmart will be selling the SNES Classic Edition. That gives you three days to nab the hardware. Try visiting Walmart at 2 PM ET / 11 AM PT for a chance to get yours.
Kickstarter news: Super Mighty Power Man, Truberbrook
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Kickstarter campaigns opened today for a pair of Switch titles. Super Mighty Power Man and Truberbrook are both looking to be funded.
Super Mighty Power Man is a game we’ve covered previously. The Mega Man-inspired project is looking to raise around $60,000, and is targeting for Nintendo’s console (as well as 3DS).
Below is some additional information, along with a trailer:
Atelier Lydie & Suelle Limited Edition on the way
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Koei Tecmo is partnering with NIS America on a special limited edition version of Atelier Lydie & Suelle. It’ll come with a copy of the game, a hardcover art book, soundtrack, deluxe cloth poster, collector’s box, and a mystery bonus item.
You can reserve the Atelier Lydie & Suelle Limited Edition from NIS America here. Pricing is set at $99.99.
New Juicy Realm trailer
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A new trailer is in for the upcoming Switch game Juicy Realm. View the new trailer below, and look for the title in March.
Harvest Moon: Light of Hope trailer
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Natsume has produced a new Harvest Moon: Light of Hope trailer to promote the game’s initial launch. On Switch, the game is scheduled for early 2018. View today’s video below.
Rime has a day-one update on Switch
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If you’re planning on picking up Rime today for Switch, you should be aware of a day-one update. The team has implemented a number of fixes and improvements that are delivered in the first patch.
The full patch notes are as follows: