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Nintendo has revealed the 14th Maximus Cup for Tetris 99. A new theme will be up for grabs, which features Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition – music included. You can secure it by earning 100 event points.

The new Tetris 99 Maximus Cup goes live on July 3 at 12 AM PT / 3 AM ET. It’ll last until June 6 at 11:59 PM PT / June 7 at 2:59 AM ET.

Here’s a trailer:

Following today’s announcement that Warden from For Honor is joining Samurai Shodown as the final Season 2 character, SNK showed off the roster addition during the New Game+ Expo broadcast. View the full recording below.

NIS America showed off a pair of titles during the New Game+ Expo broadcast. Get a look at The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV and Fallen Legion Revenants with the footage below.

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV and Fallen Legion Revenants launch on Switch in 2021.

Nintendo has updated the Japanese release schedule on its platforms for the week of July 2, 2020. Here’s a look at the upcoming digital download schedule:


Risk of Rain 2 has been updated on Switch to version 1.0.7, bringing along a ton of new content. Players can access the “Artifacts” system, Sky Meadow stage, new music, and more.

Here are the full patch notes:

Another update for Ion Fury will soon be made available on Switch. Version 1.07 will include a few additions, changes, and fixes.

Here are the full patch notes:

During the New Game+ Expo broadcast, GungHo America showed off their upcoming Switch action game Volta X. We have the recording with footage below.

Volta X arrives on Switch this summer via the eShop.

Minecraft’s new Nether Update went live on Switch today. We now have a full rundown of what’s new and changed, including new biomes, features, and so much more.

Below are the full patch notes:

Ultracore footage

Posted on 1 week ago by (@NE_Brian) in Switch, Videos | 0 comments

Ultracore, a run-and-gun platformer, is now available on Switch. Take a look at some gameplay footage in the video below.

Ultracore is available on Switch via the eShop. Strictly Limited Games is taking pre-orders for a physical version here.

When we last heard about Alchemic Cutie, the relaxing RPG was planned for a 2019 release. That year is well behind us, and we’re now halfway into 2020.

PM Studios, Circle Entertainment, Vakio, and Viridian Software finally provided an update during today’s New Game+ Expo broadcast. The project is on track for Q4 2020, the companies revealed.

Here’s an overview of Alchemic Cutie, along with a trailer: