Nintendo news (Nov. 15) – Kirby: Battle Royale / Mario Party: Challenge World (Arcade)

Today’s Nintendo news: overview trailer for Kirby: Battle Royale, but also…

  • Mario Party: Challenge World
  • Kirby 25th Anniversary
  • NyaNyaNya! Neko Mario Time

Kirby: Battle Royale

Today, Nintendo uploaded the usual overview trailer for Kirby: Battle Royale on Nintendo 3DS:


For more details about the game, make sure to check out this post!

Also, if you have a Japanese Nintendo 3DS, you can now pre-load the game from the Nintendo eShop (or Nintendo’s website). You will need 1 660 blocks / 207MB of free space. You will be able to start playing at 10PM JST on November 29th.

Here’s some additional screenshots:

Kirby: Battle Royale (3DS) comes out on November 30th in Japan, and January 19th in North America.

Mario Party: Challenge World

Remember the mysterious Mario Party game for Arcade we first heard about last year, Mario Party no Fushigi Wonderland? Well, it turns out that Nintendo is looking to release the game outside Japan, as a prototype is currently being showcased at the IAAPA Attractions Expo 2017. It looks like the company asked Raw Fury (who has already worked on Cruis’n Blast) to modify the game for the western market.

Here’s a video of the game:

For more details about Mario Party: Challenge World, make sure to check out Arcade Heroes’ post!

Kirby 25th Anniversary

Here’s pictures of some more Kirby 25th Anniversary merchandise from Japan:

Source: Kirby 25th Anniversary official website

NyaNyaNya! Neko Mario Time

Here’s the latest episode of NyaNyaNya! Neko Mario Time:

This one focuses on the following:

  • Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon (Nintendo 3DS, out on November 17th worldwide)
  • Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo Switch, already available)
  • Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser’s Minions (Nintendo 3DS, already available)
  • Human Resource Machine (Nintendo Switch, already available)


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