Daily news (November 11, Round 2): Rune Factory 5 / Sid Meier’s Civilization VI

Today’s Daily news: characters revealed for Rune Factory 5, but also…

  • Sid Meier’s Civilization VI
  • Shiren the Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate
  • Arcade Archives Gradius II
  • Tool Assisted Speedrun
  • Pokémon GO

Rune Factory 5

Marvelous have revealed some characters for Rune Factory 5:

  • Lucie (voiced by Yuka Iguchi) [marriage candidate]
  • Cecil (voiced by Ayumu Murase) [marriage candidate]
  • Shimoumu (voiced by Marika Kouno)
  • Terry (voiced by Taku Yashiro)
  • Hina (voiced by Shiina Natsukawa)
  • Julian (voiced by Masami Suzuki)

Here’s artworks for them:

Rune Factory 5 (Switch) comes out on May 5th in Japan. No release date for Europe and North America yet.

Source: Gamer

Sid Meier’s Civilization VI

Here’s some screenshots for the latest set of DLC for Sid Meier’s Civilization VI, the Babylon Pack (from the New Frontier Pass), which comes out on November 20th worldwide:

Source: 4Gamer

Shiren the Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate

Here’s the overview trailer for Shiren the Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate:

Shiren the Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate (Switch) comes out on December 2nd in Europe and North America, and December 3rd in Japan.

Arcade Archives Gradius II

Here’s the recording of the latest livestream from Famitsu, showcasing Arcade Archives Gradius II (and Arcade Archives Pettan Pyuu):

Arcade Archives Gradius II (Switch – eShop) comes out on November 12th worldwide.

Tool Assisted Speedrun

Here’s the latest Tool Assisted Speedrun video for Nintendo games:

  • DK: King of Swing (GameBoy Advance) “Diddy mode” by g0goTBC in 16:38.79

Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced a special event for Pokémon GO, called City Spotlight. It will take place November 22nd (10AM to 6PM) in the following cities:

  • Tainan, Taiwan
  • Kyoto, Japan
  • Auckland, New Zealand
  • Busan, South Korea

Here’s all the details:

What’s included in the free citywide experience

  • The City Spotlight Timed Research will take you and your Buddy Pokémon all around your city.
  • Take snapshots to earn Pokémon encounters, a Poffin, Stardust, and a Lucky Egg.
  • Spin PokéStops for a chance to receive a special Gift sticker.
  • Take part in a PokéStop scanning competition against other participating cities! Check how your city is faring in the standings on an online leaderboard. The city with the most AR Mapping tasks completed at the end of the weekend will win an exclusive event featuring a 1/4 Hatch Distance bonus!
  • Receive a special reward when you complete an AR Mapping task.

What’s included in the City Spotlight ticketed experience ($4.99)

  • Everything in the free citywide experience.
  • The following Pokémon will be attracted to special event Incense: Onix, Lapras, Unown C, Nosepass, Rhyhorn, Doduo, Mantine, Pidgey, Pelipper, Pidgeot, and Stoutland. If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny Unown C! Shiny Unown C will be available only for the duration of this event to Trainers who have a City Spotlight ticket.
  • Explore the city with your Buddy Pokémon using exclusive City Spotlight Special Research as a guide! Complete the Special Research to receive a Poffin, an Incense, a Super Incubator, three Lucky Eggs, a Lure Module, an encounter with Lapras, XP, and Stardust.
  • Earn up to three extra hearts with your buddy in every category.
  • Your buddy will know that an exciting adventure is ahead! Give it treats during the event, and it’ll automatically become excited!
  • 1/4 Hatch Distance when an Egg is placed in an Incubator while the City Spotlight initiative is active.
  • Incense will be more effective while you’re walking and will last for two hours.

Check out this page for more details!



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