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The DLC expansion Eastward: Octopia has arrived on Switch today, and developers Chucklefish and Pixpil have shared a short launch trailer to commemorate the occasion, giving players another glimpse at what the package has to offer.

Eastward: Octopia was previously announced during a Nintendo Direct in September. Catch up on the expansion with the overview and trailer below:

Wildfrost The Storm Bells update 1.1.0

Wildfrost started to go live with a new version 1.1.0 update today known as “The Storm Bell”.

This is said to be the biggest update for the game thus far. It includes a new Storm Bell difficulty system, Chiseled and Golden card frames, big card and charm balancing reworks, improved dailies, bug fixes, and more.

Here’s the full rundown:

Eastward Octopia release date

Today, Chucklefish and Pixpil revealed the final release date for Eastward: Octopia, the game’s upcoming DLC expansion. It’ll be ready to go on January 31, 2024.

Eastward: Octopia was previously announced during a Nintendo Direct in September. It was said to be launching during the holiday.

Wargroove 2 update 1.2.5 Multiplayer Ranking

Wargroove 2 is now at version 1.2.5 with its new “Multiplayer Ranking” update.

The big thing here is a new player rating for multiplayer matchmaking, which starts at 1200. Players will see a new screen after a quickplay match showing how your rank has changed. The Quickplay Map pool is also seeing some updates, balance changes were implemented, and bugs were fixed.

Here’s the full rundown:

Wargroove 2 update 1.2.3

Wargroove 2 received a new update today, and the game has started distribution of version 1.2.3.

The update includes a ton of different fixes. Softlocks, crashes, and more have been addressed. 

Here’s the full rundown:

Wargroove 2 launch trailer

Wargroove 2 comes to Switch today, and we have a final launch trailer from Chucklefish. This follows the previous title that debuted in 2019.

Here’s some information about the new game:

Eastward Nintendo Switch Online Game Trial

Nintendo has announced the next Switch Online Game Trial in North America, which will be Eastward. Active members can play the game for free between September 27 at 10 AM PT / 1 PM ET and October 3 at 11:59 PM PT / October 4 at 2:59 AM ET.

This is the full experience here – nothing has been cut. Additionally, any progress can be used in the full version of the game. Also, simply by trying out the trial, you can earn 100 Platinum Points on My Nintendo.

Wargroove 2 release date

Wargroove 2 is almost here, and a release date has now been announced. The title launches on October 5, 2023.

Wargroove 2, the turn-based strategy sequel, was previously announced in March. Chucklefish didn’t initially talk about launch timing.

Eastward Octopia

Eastward is set to receive new DLC in the form of the Octopia expansion. This will be available during the holiday.

The DLC follows Sam and John as they start a peaceful new life as farmers in a remote mountainside village. It’ll feature crops to grow, livestock to tend to, and cooking plus holes to visit, ghosts to chat to, and a colorful cast of Eastward characters to impress with John’s new recipes.

Wildfrost "A Better Adventure" update

Wildfrost has gone live with a new update dubbed “A Better Adventure”.

The patch includes a new leader selection system, more rewards, an overhaul of the enemy wave system, and target preview for enemies. That’s on top of bug fixes and some other aspects.

Here’s the full rundown:

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