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Tourian Tourist has reported that the new Metroid amiibo that launched alongside Metroid: Samus Returns is compatible with Metroid Prime: Federation Force. The amiibo unlocks a Flying Life-Form Paint Job in Federation Force and a Floating Parasite Paint Job in Blast Ball. 

Here’s a look at the Flying Life-Form Paint Job:

And the Floating Parasite Paint Job:


Image & Form have uploaded a launch trailer for their upcoming SteamWorld Dig 2. The game will be out September 21st on the Switch. Watch the trailer below.

Walmart currently has the Switch in stock. Only the gray version is available at this time. Order yours while you can here.


My Nintendo members in Europe have four new rewards available today, including two wallpapers, a 3DS theme, and a discount on Metroid: Samus Returns. The full lineup is as follows:

Platinum Points

– Metroid: Samus Returns wallpaper (blue) – 50 Platinum Points
– Metroid: Samus Returns wallpaper (red) – 50 Platinum Points

Gold Points

– 10% discount on Metroid: Samus Returns – 30 Gold Points
– Metroid: Samus Returns – Samus Aran 3DS theme – 20 Gold Points

Redeem your points for these rewards here.

Update: The Nintendo UK store has the bundle, new amiibo, and more here.

Original: Following yesterday’s announcement, Best Buy has started taking pre-orders for the Super Mario Odyssey bundle. You can reserve yours here.

Nintendo has uploaded a new commercial for the Switch, showcasing a number of games coming out in the fall. The commercial includes footage of Pokkén Tournament DX, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, and FIFA 18. Watch below.

A 2D, third-person racing game, 80’s Overdrive was originally planned to be released on the 3DS in Q1/Q2 of this year. However, due to unforeseen circumstances, the small developer team was unable to to meet those expectations. While a release date is still not confirmed, the team have since offered a status update on their progress.

A full list of details is available after the jump.

Nintendo has uploaded a new Monster Hunter Stories trailer to promote the international release of the game. Monster Hunter Stories is available tomorrow on the 3DS.

Watch the video below.

New footage is in showing Trinket Studios’ upcoming Battle Chef Brigade on the Switch. Check out the gameplay below.

The MLB has tweeted a new trailer for R.B.I. Baseball 17. As the tweet points out, this is the first time in two decades that the series has appeared on a Nintendo console. The last entry to appear on a Nintendo console was Super R.B.I. Baseball for the SNES.

R.B.I. Baseball 17 is available now. Watch the trailer below: