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Starward Rogue

Klabater is partnering with Arcen Games to port Starward Rogue to Switch, the company has announced. A release window has not yet been determined.

Aside from porting, Klabater “is committed to exploring new localization options and addressing potential bugs to ensure a smooth and enjoyable experience for console players.” The title itself is a bullet hill twin-stick shooter.

Nora The Wannabe Alchemist launch trailer

A launch trailer has come in for Nora: The Wannabe Alchemist to tie in with the Switch debut today. This one comes from RedDeerGames and Error 300.

Catch up on everything you need to know in the following overview:

Guns and Spurs 2 launch trailer

We’ve got the launch trailer for Guns and Spurs 2an open-world third-person shooter. The release just took place on Switch today.

Further details can be found in the following overview:

Witchtastic gameplay

With Witchtastic just releasing on Switch this week, we have closer look with new gameplay. 13 minutes of footage is here for the multiplayer title.

Learn more about it in the following overview:

Super Mario RPG

This week’s expanded Japanese software sales are as follows:

1. [NSW] Momotaro Dentetsu World: Chikyuu wa Kibou de Mawatteru! – 314,699 / NEW
2. [NSW] Super Mario RPG – 301,334 / NEW
3. [NSW] Super Mario Bros. Wonder – 50,545 / 1,025,821
4. [NSW] Hogwarts Legacy – 47,717 / NEW
5. [NSW] Persona 5 Tactica – 26,794 / NEW
6. [PS5] Persona 5 Tactica – 15,713 / NEW
7. [PS4] Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name – 11,535 / 71,669
8. [NSW] WarioWare: Move It – 10,487 / 53,411
9. [NSW] Naruto X Boruto Ultimate Ninja Storm Connections – 9,004 / NEW
10. [PS5] Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name – 8,812 / 72,131

Starting today, Nintendo Switch Online members can get their hands on user icons based on Super Mario RPG. This comes as the SNES remake launches around the world.

Members can spend their Platinum Points on designs for characters, backgrounds, and frames. Each one requires My Nintendo points. Characters are 10 Platinum Points each while backgrounds and frames are 5 a piece.

GigaBash physical

If you’ve been interested to pick up a boxed copy of GigaBash on Switch, you’ll be happy to hear that a physical release is in the cards. Limited Run Games is in charge of production.

Currently only a standard version is planned. Limited Run Games hasn’t announced any special editions.

Bayonetta future Hideki Kamiya

Although Bayonetta creator Hideki Kamiya has left PlatinumGames, he believes the series will continue on.

Kamiya commented on the future of the franchise in his latest YouTube video today. He again brought up his original idea of having nine Bayonetta games, but now that he’s gone from PlatinumGames, he “may have to take the full saga to the grave with me.”

The latest European Nintendo Downloads for the week of November 23, 2023 are as follows:

Viewtiful Joe Okami Hideki Kamiya

Hideki Kamiya has again expressed interest in working on Viewtiful Joe as well as Okami. Kamiya – who recently left PlatinumGames and was director on both projects – made a few brief remarks about both IPs in a new video published on his YouTube channel today.

As for Viewtiful Joe, Kamiya said that he “actually had the story for a third Viewtiful Joe all thought out.” He also feels that he left Okami “unfinished”.

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