Level-5 CEO on Yo-kai Watch 4 and Inazuma Eleven Ares, 20th anniversary title
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At the Tokyo Game Show last month, Japanese website 4Gamer was able to interview Level-5 CEO. Hino spoke about the company’s upcoming Switch games, Yo-kai Watch 4 and Inazuma Eleven Ares. Given what was said, it makes sense that both were delayed this past week – Yo-kai Watch 4 to Spring 2019 and Inazuma Eleven Ares to this winter.
Aside from those two titles, Hino weighed in on a couple of other topics as well. These include finally returning to TGS and brief talk about the company’s 20th anniversary title.
Monolith Soft recruitment message from Tetsuya Takahashi
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Last week, Monolith Soft opened a new recruitment page on its website. The Xenoblade developer is looking for programmers, planners, artists, designers, and management.
The page was accompanied by a lengthy message from Tetsuya Takahashi, the boss of Monolith Soft. Takahashi explains why the company is seeking new employees, among other things.
Wandersong has sold nearly three times as many copies on Switch than on Steam
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Wandersong launched at the end of last month. Currently, it’s available on just two platforms: Switch and Steam. Creator Greg Lobanov has indicated that it’s Nintendo’s console where the game has found the most success thus far. Lobanov told Destructoid that Wandersong has sold nearly three times as many copies on Switch than on Steam.
Wandersong also appears to be selling well in general. According to Lobanov, it “exceeded our expectations, and definitely is enough to support our tiny team.”
Nintendo on the making of WarioWare’s Gold Digger microgame
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Kotaku has spoke with Nintendo’s Goro Abe about WarioWare. Specifically, the publication asked about Gold Digger, one of the series’ most well-known microgames.
Regarding its creation, Abe shared:
Pokemon GO generates $85 million in September, up 89% year-over-year
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Pokemon GO is still chugging along and seems to be doing quite well. After generating $84.8 million in September, it ranked at the fourth spot among all apps in terms of revenue.
Pokemon GO’s revenue is up 89% year-over-year. Furthermore, the app’s gross revenue was its highest since November 2017. Revenue also increased 15% from august.
Gal Metal launches October 30 in North America, November 2 in Europe
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Gal Metal has been dated for the west. In North America, XSEED will be publishing the game on October 30. The European release from Marvelous is scheduled for November 2.
Gal Metal will be sold on the eShop for $29.99, with the “Encore Pack” DLC available on the same day for $9.99. The pack includes five new characters, each with their own unique story episode and song.
Nintendo Download (10/11/18, Europe) – World Ends with You, Child of Light, Guacamelee, more
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This week’s European Nintendo Downloads are as follows:
Child of Light Ultimate Edition – €19.99
Disgaea 1 Complete – €49.99
Goosebumps The Game – €34.99
The World Ends with You: Final Remix – €49.99 (available October 12)
Nintendo Download (10/11/18, North America) – World Ends with You, Luigi’s Mansion, Child of Light, more
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This week’s North American Nintendo Downloads are as follows:
Big Buck Hunter Arcade – $29.99 (available October 16)
Crayola Scoot – $39.99 (available October 16)
LEGO DC Super-Villains – $59.99 (available October 16)
Rapala Fishing Pro Series – $29.99 (available October 16)
Starlink: Battle For Atlas Digital Edition – $59.99 (available October 16)
The World Ends with You: Final Remix – $49.99 (available October 12)
Warriors Orochi 4 – $59.99 (available October 16)
Splatoon 2: Octoling amiibo special gear revealed
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The Octoling amiibo for Splatoon 2 will launch on November 9 in Japan and in Europe and on December 7 in North America. Today, Nintendo revealed the special gear you will be able to get with these amiibo.
The Octoling Girl amiibo gets you the Enchanted gear, pictured above. The Octoling Boy amiibo gets you the Steel gear:
Mario Tennis Aces update incoming (version 2.0.1), patch notes
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Later tonight, Mario Tennis Aces’ latest update will be going live. Version 2.0.1 is making changes to the shot system, characters, and more.
The full patch notes are as follows: