Today’s Japanese news: latest recap video for Dai Gyakuten Saiban 2: Naruhodou Ryuunosuke no Kakugo, but also…
- Yo-kai Watch
- Monster Hunter XX
- The Alliance Alive
- Etrian Mystery Dungeon 2
- Romance of the Three Kingdoms 13 with Power-up Kit
- Sonic Boom
Dai Gyakuten Saiban 2: Naruhodou Ryuunosuke no Kakugo
Here’s the latest recap video for Dai Gyakuten Saiban: Naruhodou Ryuunosuke no Bouken, that Capcom is uploading ahead of the release of Dai Gyakuten Saiban 2: Naruhodou Ryuunosuke no Kakugo:
Dai Gyakuten Saiban 2: Naruhodou Ryuunosuke no Kakugo (3DS) comes out on August 3rd in Japan.
Here’s a trailer and a commercial for the 4th Yo-kai Watch movie, opening on December 16th in Japan:
Monster Hunter XX
Here’s some screenshots for the latest free DLC quests for Monster Hunter XX on Nintendo 3DS:
Yesterday, Imagineer sent a press release to announce they had decided to start development on an unnamed Nintendo Switch game. There’s several reasons that convinced them the Nintendo Switch was the console to develop for:
- the various playstyles (play anytime, anywhere, with anyone)
- announced shipment data (10 million units for the current Fiscal Year)
Basically, they see this Nintendo Switch title as a way to expand their video game business. It will be released during the next Fiscal Year, so not before April 1st at the earliest.
For those who don’t know, Imagineer is know for various education-related games, but also the Medabot Series (celebrating its 20th Anniversary). However, they didn’t specify which series their Nintendo Switch game would belong to. Also, they reveal that they’re planning to release 2 games for handhelds during the current Fiscal Year.
The Alliance Alive
Here’s a livestream recording for The Alliance Alive on Nintendo 3DS (now available in Japan), featuring a lot of gameplay footage:
Speaking of The Alliance Alive, here’s pictures of various bits of merchandise released alongside the game:
Etrian Mystery Dungeon 2
Here’s what the cover of the Sekaiju no Meiq 10th Anniversary Special Character Book:
This “Sekaiju no Meiq 10th Anniversary Special Character Book” is an artbook that comes with the first print copies of Etrian Mystery Dungeon 2. It features 240 pages of artworks for the various Etrian Odyssey games (mainline series), including some pretty hard to find illustrations. The cover was drawn by Yuji Himukai.
Etrian Mystery Dungeon 2 (3DS) comes out on August 31st in Japan.
Romance of the Three Kingdoms 13 with Power-up Kit
Here’s some screenshots for the latest batch of DLC for Romance of the Three Kingdoms 13 with Power-up Kit on Nintendo Switch:
Heads up for those of you who happen to live in Japan, and want to watch the Sonic Boom anime series legally: it’s headed to Netflix on July 1st! All 52 episodes will be available, with the voice actors from the Japanese version of the games reprising their role in the anime series.