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Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers

Did you know that Nintendo brought Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers to the 3DS in May? Perhaps not, as it definitely went under the radar. It was eShop-only in North America, and with Switch soaking up the limelight right now, the game’s producer believes that folks may not be aware that it was released.

In an interview with Kotaku, Nintendo producer Kensuke Tanabe spoke about wanting more people to play Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers. He also spoke about interest in creating another title with Dillon as an RPG.

My Nintendo has added in a couple of new wallpapers to promote the release of Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers. In North America, two variations are available. Both can be found here.

The wallpapers cost 50 Platinum Points each. They can be used with PCs, smartphones, and tablets.

Nintendo has posted one last Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers trailer to promote today’s launch. Get a look at the video below.

In an interview with Nintendo World Report, Nintendo’s Kensuke Tanabe and Risa Tabata as well as Vanpool’s spoke about the origins of the franchise and some of its influences.

When originally making Dillon’s Rolling Western, one of the first concepts was to have Goron tribe characters from The Legend of Zelda. Tanabe and Tsuda explained:

Nintendo published a new teaser trailer for Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers called “On a Roll”. Have a look at the short video below.

Nintendo Life caught up with a few of the developers behind Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers for an interview discussion. Producer Kensuke Tanabe and associate producer Risa Tabata from Nintendo as well as Vanpool’s Jun Tsuda participated.

We have a few excerpts from the interview below. There’s some talk about why the difficulty has been lowered this time, as well as interest in Switch and having a collaboration with Star Fox.

Nintendo has published a new “Getting Up to Speed” intro trailer for Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers, out this month on 3DS. See it below.

Nintendo of Europe has readied a new video for Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers. Watch the “Pulse-pounding battles!” trailer below.

Nintendo has updated the official Japanese website for Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers with some new gameplay clips. We’ve compiled the footage into one video below.

Nintendo has published a new Japanese web commercial for Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers. We have the advert below.