Daily Briefs (Aug. 18, Round 2): NBA 2K18 / Metroid: Samus Returns / LEGO Dimensions

NBA 2k18

Today’s Daily Briefs (Round 2!): latest Dev Blog for NBA 2K18, but also…

  • Metroid: Samus Returns
  • LEGO Dimensions
  • Nine Parchments
  • Chess Ultra

NBA 2K18

Today, Peter Cornforth (Associate Producer) posted the latest Dev Blog for NBA 2K18, which is all about the various changes and new features for the popular MyTEAM mode. Click here to check it out! Be warned though: it’s a pretty lenghty post, so make sure you have enough free time before you start reading it.

Also, here’s the latest screenshots for the game:

NBA 2K18 (Switch – eShop) comes out on September 15th in Europe, and September 19th in North America and Japan. The retail release will follow later this Fall.

Metroid: Samus Returns

Here’s the latest video clip for Metroid: Samus Returns, which shows Samus’ counterattacks. They do require precision timing, but if you manage to pull them off, enemies will be not be able to escape your next attacks!

Metroid: Samus Returns (3DS) comes out on September 15th worldwide.

LEGO Dimensions

Here’s the trailer for the Powerpuff, coming to LEGO Dimensions on September 12th (North America) September 15th (Europe)!

Nine Parchments

Yesterday, Frozenbyte shared one, lone screenshot for Nine Parchments:

Nine Parchments (Switch – eShop) doesn’t have a release date yet, but should be out before the end of the year in Europe and North America.

Source: Frozenbyte

Chess Ultra

Yesterday, Ripstone shared one picture of the recently-announced Chess Ultra running on the Nintendo Switch:

Chess Ultra (Switch – eShop) will be released later this year in Europe and North America.

Source: Ripstone



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