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After it appeared in today’s Nintendo Direct, Game Freak shared a new trailer for Little Town Hero. See the video below.

News about Town has been tough to come by since its original announcement last year, but we appear to have another small update. Pokemon developer Game Freak has now trademarked the name “Little Town Hero” in Japan, both in English and Japanese. That may very well be the project’s final title.

Town was initially announced for Switch back in September 2018. Not much is known, aside from the following overview that’s been provided:

News about Town, Game Freak’s upcoming Switch title, has been tough to come by since it was announced last year. However, Famitsu did recently share a new screenshot from the game, which you can see above.

Town was revealed for Switch during a Nintendo Direct back in September. In the game, “players must take up arms against invading monsters, all within the walls of a single village.”


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Oni kicks it off by putting in his two cents on the controversy of Nintendo supposedly leaving console development, and how NintendoEverything’s article got misquoted. Then, Oni and Galen cover this week’s news, all the release date announcements, and they conclude their discussion and predictions of games coming out on Nintendo platforms in 2019 and beyond!

Check out Oni and Galen musing over what Nintendo games they’d love to see, what Switch hardware revisions might be in store for us, and much more!

Game Freak has announced a new game for Switch – but it’s not Pokemon. The new project Town is coming to Nintendo’s console next year.

Town is a new RPG in which “players must take up arms against invading monsters, all within the walls of a single village.”

Further information will be shared in the future.

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