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Miitomo has been updated with new content. Players can nab the latest items in the Miitomo Drop stage, “Fashion is a breeze! Fresh Looks #2”.

Available items include:

– Polar bear print tee
– Penguin pal
– Snowy outfit hood
– Snowy outfit

Users can select Miitomo Drop stages from the Shop tab. Miitomo coins or game tickets are needed to play.


The Nintendo Switch Online app looks to be launching slightly early. Nintendo had intended to release it alongside Splatoon 2 on Friday, but it’s already appearing around the world.

For folks on iOS in the United States, it’s up on the App Store here. The Google Play equivalent is here. The Nintendo Switch Online app is also being distributed across the rest of the world.

You can download the app, though servers are currently undergoing maintenance. It should hopefully be fully live soon.

Niantic is currently rolling out a new update for Pokemon GO. Players on iOS will have access to version 1.39.0, while Android users will be able to download version 0.69.0.

The latest update puts in a few additions, improvements, and fixes. Full patch notes are below. When it’s live, we’ll update this post.

Fire Emblem Heroes added in new content today highlighted by the addition of the new Grand Hero Battle against Berkut from Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia. View some footage below.

The new Grand Hero Battle will be against Berkut from Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia. You will be able to recruit a bronze or silver Berkut depending on the difficulty you challenge him at from hard to infernal. You will have until July 25th to obtain Berkut.

On the official Japanese Fire Emblem Heroes Twitter it has been announced that the next character players will be able to face off against is Berkut. Berkut will be available to battle starting tomorrow. The heroes that provide bonuses in the arena will also be switched to the recent Fire Emblem Echoes focus heroes. Good luck in trying to recruit Berkut tomorrow.

Miitomo has been updated with more content. Users will find returning stages with more items.

“Stealing the beach scene! Vacation Vogue” is the returning theme. The stages provide the following:

– Knit bikini bandana (set)
– Knit bikini top (set)
– Knit bikini bottom (set)
– Flotation device
– Celeb-style bikini top (set)
– Celeb-style bikini bottom (set)
– Floral bikini top (set)
– Floral bikini skirt (set)
– Dots & stripes boardshorts
– Floral-print board shorts
– Swim cap + goggles
– Competitive swimsuit

The returning stage will be available until July 15 at 6 PM PT / 9 PM ET.


Super Mario Run is once again featuring the Friendly Run event. Players will receive Rally Tickets when playing Friendly Run, even when they lose. The event runs until July 27.

A new Pokemon GO device is releasing in Japan on July 15th, the Pokemon GO Plus ring. The ring functions just like the wrist-strap and will be releasing at Pokemon Centers across Japan. The rings will also have Great, Ultra and Master Ball decals that you can obtain to customize the look of your ring. The ring goes on sale for 400¥.


Miitomo has been updated with more content. Users will find a new stage, along with some brand new items.

“Fashion is a breeze! Fresh Looks #1” is the new stage. It includes the following:

– So COOL Mammoth tee
– Watermelon button-down shirt
– Soft serve ice cream hat
– Ice cream cone suit

And as far as the new items go, you can nab the following:

– Basic sportswear top (set)
– Basic sportswear bottoms (set)
– Classic one-piece swimsuit