Pokemon Sun and Moon – Weakness Cup announced and Tiny Tourney gifts
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A new battle competition has been announced for Pokemon Sun and Moon called the Weakness Cup. This competition will be single battles using only Pokemon with five or more weaknesses. Registrations will last from July 20th to July 21st, and the battles will happen July 28th through July 30th.
As for everyone that entered into the Tiny Tourney, the gifts for entry are now available through the Global Link. You will have til July 31st to obtain the Mega Stone gifts: Gardevoirite, Galladite and Lopunnite.
Pokemon merchandise scan includes mystery addition
Posted on 1 month ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in 3DS, General Nintendo, News | 12 Comments | 0 Likes
A new Pokemon scan has emerged for Takara Tomy A.R.T.S battle products promoting an Ultra Beast line. That wouldn’t be noteworthy in most instances, but a mystery addition is to the right of Silvally in the image above. Some are speculating that this could be a brand new addition or form for the series that will be featured in Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon.
News about Pokemon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon has been absent since the original announcement last month. With E3 out of the way and the two games a few months out, hopefully we’ll hear more soon.
Sakamoto on Metroid: Samus Returns – melee counter, MercurySteam collaboration, bringing it to life, more action
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Yet another Metroid: Samus Returns interview has appeared online with Yoshio Sakamoto. In a talk with CGMagazine, Sakamoto commented on the game’s new melee counter, working with MercurySteam, how the game was brought to life, heavier action focus, and more.
We’ve highlighted notable excerpts from the interview below. You can read the full discussion here.
Video: “New Adventures Coming to the Nintendo 3DS Family”
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Nintendo has gone live with a new video to showcase upcoming games coming to 3DS. Pokemon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon, Metroid: Samus Returns, and more are featured. Check out the video below.
Dutch PR company confirms Dragon Quest XI for the west, no word on platforms
Dragon Quest XI is looking good for localization. A Dutch PR company has seemingly confirmed that they are handling PR for the release in the west. However, it’s unclear what platforms are involved. A release window is also unknown.
Dragon Quest XI is launching in Japan on July 29 on 3DS and PlayStation 4. A Switch version is also in the works, but Square Enix has yet to show it. Hopefully all versions will make it overseas.
Harvest Moon: Skytree Village DLC out now in Europe
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Harvest Moon: Skytree Village players in Europe now have access to four new downloadable content packs. Two are free, and two are paid.
The free Farm Decorations Set contains sixteen new customization items, walls and decorations. The Harvest Sprite Statue Set can be downloaded for free as well, and has five new customization items including a Harvest Goddess-themed pergola and a Harvest Sprite statue.
The paid DLC packs are the New Female NPC Set and New Male NPC / Statue Set. Both are priced at €3.99 / £3.99 each. The female DLC offers new bachelorette Nova and a statue of Doc the Inventor while the male DLC features new bachelor Edmond and a statue of the Harvest goddess.
Here’s a rundown of the new marriage candidates:
Hey! Pikmin, new Pikmin amiibo up for pre-order on the Nintendo UK store
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The Nintendo UK store is now taking pre-orders for upcoming Pikmin-related products. Hey! Pikmin and the new amiibo can be reserved here. Both launch on July 28.
Dragon Quest XI – Martina and Row, Grotta screenshots
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Square Enix updated the Dragon Quest XI website today with the latest screenshots. Characters Martina and Row are shown as well as the new town Grotta. Have a look at the latest images below.
Martina, Row, and Grotta were all covered heavily in the latest issue of Jump. If you missed our coverage last week, all of the details can be found here.
Switch / Wii U / 3DS maintenance taking place tonight
The latest round of Nintendo maintenance is taking place tonight. Switch / Wii U / 3DS is up first, followed by another period specifically affecting Nintendo’s new console.
Here’s the full schedule:
Switch / Wii U / 3DS (online play, rankings, etc.)
– 5 PM PT – 8 PM PT
– 8 PM ET – 11 PM ET
– 1 AM in the UK – 4 AM in the UK
– 2 AM in Europe – 5 AM in Europe
Switch (online play)
– 9 PM PT – 11 PM PT
– 12 PM ET – 2 AM ET
– 5 AM in the UK – 7 AM in the UK
– 6 AM in Europe – 8 AM in Europe
UK software sales (Week ending 7/1/2017) – Switch/Wii U/3DS charts
Posted on 1 month ago by Matt(@OnePunchMaz) in 3DS, News, Switch, Wii U | 0 comments | 0 Likes
This week’s Switch/ Wii U/3DS-specific UK software sales are as follows:
1. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Nintendo
2. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Nintendo
3. ARMS – Nintendo
4. 1-2-Switch – Nintendo
5. Ultra Street Fighter II – Capcom
6. Lego City Undercover – Warner Bros. Interactive
7. Super Bomberman R – Konami
8. Just Dance 2017 – Ubisoft
9. Puyo Puyo Tetris – SEGA
10. Disgaea 5: Complete – NIS America
1. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Nintendo
2. Minecraft: Wii U Edition – Nintendo
3. Super Mario 3D World – Nintendo
4. Mario Kart 8 – Nintendo
5. Mario Party 10 – Nintendo
6. New Super Mario Bros. U + New Super Luigi U -Nintendo
7. Just Dance 2017 – Ubisoft
8. The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD – Nintendo
9. Lego Dimensions – Warner Bros. Interactive
10. Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze – Nintendo
1. Pokemon Sun – Nintendo
2. Mario Kart 7 – Nintendo
3. New Super Mario Bros 2 – Nintendo
4. Ever Oasis – Nintendo
5. Pokemon Moon – Nintendo
6. Tomodachi Life – Nintendo
7. Super Mario Maker – Nintendo
8. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D – Nintendo
9. Mario Party: Island Tour – Nintendo
10. Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia – Nintendo