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The Blaster Master Zero series continues on with a third entry this month. When it’s ready, it will be accompanied by Blaster Master Zero Trilogy: MetaFight Chronicle.

As previously mentioned, Blaster Master Zero Trilogy: MetaFight Chronicle includes the series’ three games and all downloadable content for the first two titles.

SEGA has shared the latest set of screenshots for Sonic Colors: Ultimate. For the full set, continue on below.

We shared a couple of tidbits from a Switch OLED FAQ published by Nintendo UK earlier this week. Nintendo of America has also come up with its own extended version.

Here’s the FAQ in full:


A couple of years ago, the action RPG Dusk Diver was put on Switch. It’s now receiving a sequel in the form of the aptly-named Dusk Diver 2.

We don’t have a whole lot of information at present, but a teaser trailer was shared today. You can check it out below.

Four years after its original debut, Doki Doki Literature Club is back in the news with a new “Plus” version. Aside from incorporating new content and features, it just appeared on consoles for the very first time – including Switch.

We were recently about to speak with Doki Doki Literature Club creator Dan Salvato about the game as well as the new Plus version. That includes a little bit of talk about bringing the game to Switch.

Our full discussion is below:

Update (7/10): Pre-orders have opened on Amazon UK here.


Update (7/8): Pre-orders are now open on Amazon Canada here.


Original (7/1): Spike Chunsoft has opened pre-orders for the AI: The Somnium Files – nirvanA Initiative Collector’s Edition. You can reserve one here.

The game’s collector’s edition includes the game, exclusive Good Smile Company Pop Up Parade ~170mm PVC figure of the AI-Ball “Aiba”, art book featuring concept art and illustrations by Yusuke Kozaki, and official soundtrack by returning composer Keisuke Ito.

AI: The Somnium Files – nirvanA Initiative, which was announced for Switch yesterday, launches in Spring 2022. We have more information and a trailer here.

Atlus has released the latest demon showcase video for Shin Megami Tensei V. For today’s update, we have a look at Arahabaki.

Here’s the full video:

Ys IX: Monstrum Nox initially debuted on PS4, but just came to Switch this week. A comparison has now emerged for both versions.

Here’s the full video:

Sir Lovelot, a 2D platformer that made it to Switch earlier this year, is now receiving the physical treatment. Red Art Games announced today that it has picked up the title and intends to offer boxed copies.

Pre-orders are open now through Red Art Games’ website here. 2,900 copies will be produced.

Source: Red Art Games PR

Kazuya Mishima joined the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate lineup last month as the game’s penultimate downloadable fighter. In the latest issue of Famitsu, director Masahiro Sakurai talked through the team’s thought process when developing the character in his weekly column. They wanted to go beyond simply making the Tekken fighter fit the Smash Bros. mold, and find a way to represent Tekken and its core concepts in the game as well.

Below is out our full translation of the column, which also touches on Sakurai’s thoughts on fighting games compared to Smash Bros., where combos fit in the series, and more.