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

Today’s Daily Briefs (Round 2!): a Shovel Knight medley at an orchestra concert next month in Japan, but also…

  • Minecraft
  • Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo
  • Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom
  • Jools Watsham’s weekly show

Shovel Knight

On March 12th, the 8bit Prince Symphony Concert -For Game Music Lovers- concert will be held at the Olympus Hall in Tokyo. Today, it was announced that this concert would feature a Shovel Knight medley, with the following tracks: Main Theme, Steel Thy Shovel, Strike the Earth! (Plains of Passage), The Rival (Black Knight – First Battle), and Reprise (Credits).

Here’s a demo version of the orchestra arrangements:

There will be several guests at the concerts, such as Nobuo Uematsu and Yoko Shimomura. Besides Shovel Knight, there will also be music from Xenoblade Chronicles and Gyakuten Kenji 2 (Ace Attorney Investigations 2).

Source: 4Gamer

Minecraft

Today, Mojang announced that Minecraft’s sales have topped 122 million units: it looks like absolutely nothing will stop that game… especially not the upcoming Nintendo Switch version!

Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo

Here’s the latest trailer for Animal Crossing: New Leaf – Welcome amiibo, showcasing the Resetti amiibo!

Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom

Today, FDG Entertainment published a Q&A on their official blog, in order to answer some of the most common questions they get about their game. Here’s the questions they provide an answer for:

  • Is Monster Boy a remake or an all new game ?
  • Does it play like the old games?
  • What can you tell us about the animal transformations ?
  • Is the game level based ?
  • Is this an official successor ?
  • Then why don’t you name it Wonder Boy in Monster World V?
  • On which platforms do you release Monster Boy?
  • How long is the game?
  • Physical Copy??
  • I’ve seen reviews of the game. Can you send me a review copy?
  • WHEN ???
  • Why don’t you release the demo ?

Click here to check out the answers!

Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom (Switch – eShop) comes out later this year in Europe and North America.

Jools Watsham’s weekly show

Here’s the latest episode of Jools Watsham’s weekly show:


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