Nintendo news (Feb. 15): Super Smash Bros. amiibo / Astral Chain / Yoshi’s Crafted World

Today’s Nintendo news: release date for the latest Super Smash Bros. amiibo, but also…

  • Astral Chain
  • Yoshi’s Crafted World
  • Tetris99
  • Kirby Star Allies
  • Luigi’s Mansion
  • Dragalia Lost

Super Smash Bros. amiibo

Today, the latest set of Super Smash Bros. amiibo was released worldwide: Piranha Plant, King K. Rool, and Ice Climbers. And Nintendo has announced that the next set of figures will be released on April 12th worldwide: Young Link, Ken, and Daisy.

Here’s what they look like:

The Upcoming Games page has been updated!

Source: Nintendo (Twitter)

Astral Chain

During the latest Nintendo Direct presentation, Nintendo revealed a brand new game by PlatinumGames: Astral Chain. Following that reveal, Atsushi Inaba (Studio Head) wrote a few words about the game on the studio’s official website: click here to check it out. The message does not reveal anything about the game, but instead briefly introduces the game and its Director: Takahisa Taura.

Astral Chain (Switch) comes out on August 30th worldwide.

Yoshi’s Crafted World

Yesterday, Nintendo opened the official website for Yoshi’s Crafted World in Japan, providing us with quite a lot of gameplay clips. We went and gathered all of them and merged them into a single video, for your viewing convenience:

And here’s the trailer for the demo version, released right after the Nintendo Direct earlier this week:

Yoshi’s Crafted World (Switch) comes out on March 29th worldwide.


Here’s the trailer for Tetris99, released right after this week’s Nintendo Direct presentation:

Tetris99 is available for free to all Nintendo Switch Online subscribers.

Kirby Star Allies

The Kirby Star Allies Original Soundtrack album was released yesterday in Japan, and to celebrate, HAL Laboratory shared a video clip. It shows just how smooth the transition is when the players goes from the File Select screen to the Main Menu (and vice-versa):

Luigi’s Mansion

The official website for Luigi’s Mansion has been updated with Part 3 of the Professor E. Gadd’s Research Journal, called “The Birth of Gooigi”. Click here to check it out!

Dragalia Lost

Here’s the latest episode of Dragalia Lost Radio Castle, the official webradio program for Dragalia Lost:

Dragalia Lost (Android, iOS) is still not available outside Japan, the United States, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Maccau.



Founder and main writer for Perfectly Nintendo. Tried really hard to find something funny and witty to put here, but had to admit defeat. Also known as Maintenance Guy by some.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.