ARMS receives a trio of new North American commercials, new art
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Nintendo has prepared three new gameplay-centric commercials for ARMS. Get a look at the North American adverts below.
ARMS gets a new Japanese commercial
Nintendo doesn’t always continue promoting games with ads after their release in Japan, but with ARMS, they most certainly have. A new commercial for the Switch title is going out today. You can see it below.
Kosuke Yabuki on ARMS, regular content updates, Mario Kart’s blue shell and more
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Eurogamer recently had the chance to interview Kosuke Yabuki, the producer of ARMS. He answered questions on a variety of topics, from ARMS to Mario Kart and more. Make sure to check out the full interview here; we’ve rounded up some of the most interesting tidbits below:
June 2017 NPD: ARMS sells over 250,000 copies in first month, sales for Mario Kart and Zelda
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Early data for ARMS indicates that the Switch fighter is off to a solid start thus far. In the latest NPD report, we learned that it was the fifth best-selling game in the United States for the month of June. Additional data is in as well.
GamesBeat heard from Nintendo that ARMS sold 256,000 copies between physical and digital sales. As a new IP on a relatively small install base, that isn’t too shabby.
Nintendo also said that Mario Kart 8 Deluxe sold 180,000 copies in June. Zelda: Breath of the Wild tacked on another 145,000 units.
My Nintendo in Europe adds four more ARMS wallpapers
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While My Nintendo in North America received four new Hey! Pikmin wallpapers, Europe got some new wallpapers as well.
Europe’s selection has been updated today with 4 new ARMS wallpaper featuring Byte & Barq, Twintelle, Min Min, and Master Mummy. Each one will cost 50 Platinum Points to redeem.
You can obtain any of the new ARMS wallpaper here that will last until January 1st.
ARMS art features Max Brass, Master Mummy
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Nintendo sent out a new piece of ARMS art on its Japanese Twitter account today. The special image features Max Brass – the first time he’s in one of these drawings – as well as Master Mummy. Check it out above.
EVO Japan 2018 to feature ARMS, Smash Bros. Wii U
EVO is heading to Japan for the first time next year. At the event, we know that two Nintendo games will be represented.
ARMS and Super Smash Bros. Wii U will both be featured. However, Smash Bros. Melee will not be included.
EVO Japan 2018 will take place between January 26 and January 28. View a video promoting the tournament below.
ARMS version 2.0.0 footage – Max Brass, Hedlock Scramble, more
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The big update for ARMS is here, and it brings a ton of content along with it. Get a look at Max Brass, Hedlock Scramble, and more below.
New ARMS update out now (version 2.0.0) – Max Brass, Hedlok Scramble mode, Stats, Events, much more
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ARMS has received a new update, and it’s a big update. All players should now be able to download version 2.0.0.
As previously mentioned, Max Brass is added in as a new playable character. This includes his ARMS and a new stage as well. Other new features include the Hedlok Scramble mode, Stats, Events, balance updates, fixes, and more.
The full list of patch notes (they’re quite lengthy) are posted below.
ARMS producer reveals new versus mode involving Hedlok, talks game balance plans
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This week’s ARMS update is going to be pretty extensive. In addition to adding Max Brass, his ARMS, and a new stage, a new versus mode is also incoming.
Producer Kosuke Yabuki spoke about the new mode with Eurogamer:
“I can talk about it a little bit now – Max Brass is the main part of tomorrow’s update, but there is a new versus mode where in a fight between two or three players there’s a Hedlok mask players battle over, and when you get the mask your own character can turn into Hedlok. If one player turns into Hedlok it’ll be up to the other players to take him down. The Hedlok mode won’t just be available in one v one versus modes – it’ll be available online and in every multiplayer mode.”