Inti Creates not involved with the main development of Bloodstained any longer
Posted on 2 years ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in News, Switch | 16 Comments
Inti Creates was originally involved with the primary development of Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night. That’s not the case any longer, however.
The Bloodstained confirmed on the game’s forums that Inti Creates left the main project last E3, though they’re still on board for the “prequel mini-game.” DICO has since taken over Inti Create’s role. ArtPlay is also still the main developer.
Here’s the update on Inti Creates and the overall development team:
First direct-feed screenshot of Special Stages in Sonic Mania
Posted on 2 years ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in Screenshots, Switch | 5 Comments
At Comic-Con on Saturday, SEGA revealed that Special Stages will be included in Sonic mania. We now have the first direct-feed screenshot, attached above.
Source: SEGA PR
Splatoon 2’s first week sales are 59% higher in the UK than the original
Posted on 2 years ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in News, Switch | 12 Comments
Splatoon 2 just missed out on the top spot on this week’s UK charts. It came in second, following Crash Bandicoot: N.Sane Trilogy. On the whole, Splatoon 2 is off to a good start.
You might be interested to hear that Splatoon 2’s first week sales outsold the original. The sequel shifted 59 percent more copies. Splatoon 2 is also Switch’s third biggest launch in the UK after Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.
New Switch stock entered the market last week. The move increased sales of Mario Kart by 60 percent and Zelda: Breath of the Wild by 20 percent.
Fans working on multiplayer mod for Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Zelda: Breath of the Wild was developed as an entirely single-player experience. Some fans are trying to turn that concept on its head, however.
Pictures have been shown of an upcoming mod planned for Breath of the Wild. When it’s ready, two people will be able to play the game together. Inputs will be sent through each game. As for how it all works, the mod changes the location of an NPC and swaps the model for Link.
Just don’t expect to see the mod anytime soon. It’s expected that work will take around a year for it to be playable, and in order to experience it, you’ll need to play on Wii U with the CEMU emulator.
UK software sales (Week ending 7/22/2017) – Switch/Wii U/3DS charts
Posted on 2 years ago by Matt(@OnePunchMaz) in 3DS, News, Switch, Wii U | 0 comments
This week’s Switch/ Wii U/3DS-specific UK software sales are as follows:
1. Splatoon 2 – Nintendo
2. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Nintendo
3. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Nintendo
4. 1-2-Switch – Nintendo
5. ARMS – Nintendo
6. Super Bomberman R – Konami
7. Lego City Undercover – Warner Bros. Entertainment
8. Cars 3: Driven to Win – Warner Bros. Entertainment
9. Fate/EXTELLA: The Umbral Star – Marvelous Europe
10. Ultra Street Fighter II – Capcom
1. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Nintendo
2. Minecraft: Wii U Edition – Nintendo
3. Super Mario 3D World – Nintendo
4. Mario Kart 8 – Nintendo
5. Splatoon – Nintendo
6. Mario Party 10 – Nintendo
7. Super Mario Maker – Nintendo
8. Just Dance 2017 – Ubisoft
9. Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze – Nintendo
10. New Super Mario Bros U + New Super Luigi U – Nintendo
1. Pokemon Sun – Nintendo
2. Mario Kart 7- Nintendo
3. New Super Mario Bros. 2 – Nintendo
4. Tomodachi Life – Nintendo
5. Pokemon Moon – Nintendo
6. Super Mario Maker – Nintendo
7. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D – Nintendo
8. Mario Party: Island Tour – Nintendo
9. Ever Oasis – Nintendo
10. Mario Sports Superstars – Nintendo
UK software sales (Week ending 7/22/2017)
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Famitsu’s most wanted games (7/23/17)
It’s time for the latest Famitsu‘s most wanted games chart. Dragon Quest XI holds steady, and Super Mario Odyssey is back in the top five.
Head past the break for the full chart. All votes were cast between July 6 and July 12.
Rayman Legends Definitive Edition demo footage
Posted on 2 years ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in Switch, Videos | 7 Comments
The first footage of Rayman Legends Definitive Edition on Switch is in with the game’s just-released demo on the European Switch eShop. View the gameplay below.
Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers – Shin Akuma trailer
Posted on 2 years ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in Switch, Videos | 2 Comments
At San Diego Comic-Con this past week, Capcom revealed that Shin Akuma has been hiding in Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers as a secret unlockable. We now have a trailer for the character below.
Rayman Legends Definitive Edition demo sees surprise release on the European Switch eShop
Posted on 2 years ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in News, Switch | 38 Comments
A demo for Rayman Legends Definitive Edition has unexpectedly been published on the European Switch eShop. It’s available for download right now, assuming you have 707MB of free space. You can download the demo in any region so long as you have a European Nintendo account.
Also worth mentioning, the European eShop indicates that Rayman Legends Definitive Edition is slated for September 12. Some of these listings have been occasionally inaccurate, but retailers have also been pointing to the same date.
Thanks to TheBC97 for the tip.
Source: Switch eShop