Media Create sales (7/31/17 – 8/6/17)
Posted 1 week ago by Brian in 3DS, New Nintendo 3DS, News, Switch, Wii U | 141 Comments
The latest Japanese hardware sales from Media Create are as follows:
Switch – 61,933
PS4 – 43,862
New 2DS LL – 33,871
New 3DS LL – 22,200
PS4 Pro – 9,077
Vita – 4,773
2DS – 3,740
New 3DS – 1,078
Wii U – 158
PS3 – 96
Xbox One – 90
For comparison’s sake, here are the hardware numbers from last week:
New 2DS LL – 110,963
Switch – 89,314
PS4 – 82,368
New 3DS LL – 26,587
PS4 Pro – 10,988
Vita – 4,967
2DS – 3,680
New 3DS – 1,370
Wii U – 142
PS3 – 121
Xbox One – 94
And here are the software charts:
Shantae: Half-Genie Hero – Pirate Queen’s Quest complete, WayForward working on Friends Mode DLC, more
Posted 1 week ago by Brian in News, Switch, Wii U | 3 Comments
WayForward posted a big update about Shantae: Half-Genie Hero on Kickstarter yesterday. The studio offered some news about the game’s upcoming DLC.
First, Pirate Queen’s Quest is finished. The Risky Boots DLC has been submitted to Nintendo, so the release date shouldn’t be far away. The DLC is free for backers, and WayForward wants those who supported the project to be in a position to play Pirate Queen’s Quest early.
New 3DS XL Samus Edition up for pre-order on GAME
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Victory Run hitting the European Wii U Virtual Console tomorrow
Posted 1 week ago by Brian in News, Wii U eShop | 0 comments
Victory Run is due out on the European Wii U Virtual Console this week, according to a listing on Nintendo’s website. The page lists the game for release tomorrow.
Here’s an overview:
Victory Run is a racing game modelled on the Paris-Dakar Rally which ran from Paris, France, to Dakar in Senegal.
Experience an all-out, realistic rally race where you have to deal with vehicle damage, from engine failure to transmission breakdown. The scenery even changes depending on the time.
The exhilarating feeling of speed… Intense crash scenes… Keep it runnin’ right to the end of the unforgiving 13,000 km (8,077 miles) long-haul course!
In North America, Victory Run is already available. The game costs $5.99.
Super Mario Odyssey – captured Cheep Cheep art
Posted 1 week ago by Brian in Images, Switch | 0 comments
Nintendo provided a new piece of art from Super Mario Odyssey on its Japanese Twitter page. This time around, we have an image featuring a captured Cheep Cheep.
As a captured Cheep Cheep, Mario can move around in water freely. He also doesn’t have to worry about breathing while in this state.
More: Super Mario Odyssey
Fire Emblem Warriors – Cordelia gameplay trailer
Posted 1 week ago by Brian in New Nintendo 3DS, Switch, Videos | 21 Comments
Zelda: Breath of the Wild – first News post and items now available on Switch
Posted 1 week ago by Brian in News, Switch | 9 Comments
After it launched on Switch a few hours ago, Nintendo has sent out the first update to those who are following the new Zelda: Breath of the Wild News channel. Director Hidemaro Fujibayashi will be sharing messages to players.
As for the initial items, they aren’t terribly exciting. Nintendo’s first distributions are only for apples and a piece of meat. Here’s hoping future items are a bit more exciting.
J.B. Harold Murder Club Switch trailer
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Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney launching on the 3DS eShop in November
Posted 1 week ago by Andrew in 3DS, News | 8 Comments
Last week, we reported that Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney was rated for the 3DS on a South Korean media ratings board. Well, Capcom has announced that they are bringing Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney, to the Nintendo 3DS eShop later this November for $19.99.
For those who aren’t familiar with Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney, the game is the fourth installment in the Ace Attorney series which was released for the DS in 2007. The game also takes place years after the events of the previous series title, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Trials and Tribulations.