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Daily and Indie news (Feb. 27): Shovel Knight symphony / Minecraft
Shovel Knight

Today’s Daily Briefs (Round 2!): a Shovel Knight medley at an orchestra concert next month in Japan, Minecraft sells over 122 million units, latest trailer for Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo, Q&A for Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom, and latest episode of the Jools Watsham’s weekly show!

Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Eiji Aonuma answers questions from fans [Update: Answers #7 and 8]
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

During his European press tour, Eiji Aonuma answered several questions from French fans about The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Check out the translated answers in this post! 7th answer: is the old man the same one that gives us the sword in the first Zelda game? + 8th answer: Aonuma’s favorite music track.

RIVE: Nintendo Switch version confirmed, will feature exclusive expansion

It’s official: the Wii U version of RIVE is dead. And it’s also official: the Nintendo Switch is indeed getting the game, with an exclusive expansion!

[Europe] eShop line-up (March 3rd) – Ghost Blade HD / Parascientific Escape 2 / Brave Dungeon
Nintendo eShop EU

Update: added screenshots for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Wii U, Nintendo Switch), Brave Dungeon (Nintendo 3DS), Parascientific Escape: Gear Detective (Nintendo 3DS).
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This week, the line-up for the Nintendo eShop in Europe is going to be pretty meaty, especially with the Nintendo Switch and its first games launching!

Daily Briefs (Feb. 27): Super Bomberman R / Parascientific Escape / Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Super Bomberman R

Today’s Daily Briefs: livestream recording for Super Bomberman R, Parascientific Escape: Gear Detective releasing this week in Europe, demo stations for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild at the Nintendo NY Store, TV commercial for Pro Yakyuu Famista Climax, collaboration costume for Megami Meguri, and latest Tool Assisted Speedrun video!

Japan: digital estimates for January 2017 (Famitsu)
Pokemon Sun and Moon

In its latest issue, Famitsu magazine provides us with their usual digital sales estimates for the Japanese market in January 2017!

Japan: more sales data for Week 7, 2017 (Media Create, Dengeki)
Pokemon Sun and Moon

In this post, you will find additional sales data for Week 7, 2017, from Media Create and Dengeki, including Day 1 sell-through, Dengeki’s Top 50, and more!

[Japan] Media Create sales for Week 7, 2017 (Feb. 13 – Feb. 19) [Top 50]
Pokemon Sun and Moon

Update: added Top 50 from Media Create!
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Here’s the Media Create (and Famitsu) sales for Week 7, 2017. This week was pretty calm overall, with no new releases on Nintendo platforms.

Zelda: Breath of the Wild – More details about the amiibo features (+ video for F4F PVC figure)
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Today, Nintendo finally revealed what the amiibo from the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild series would do in the game!

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