Nintendo news (Feb. 5): Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World / Nintendo Badge Arcade (JP)

Today’s Nintendo news: launch trailer for Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World, but also…

  • Nintendo Badge Arcade
  • Sayonara! Hakoboy! / Farewell! BoxBoy!
  • Kirby Putitto
  • Splatoon
  • Japan Game Music Orchestra
  • Pokémon TCG
  • Nintendo Switch

Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World

Here’s the launch trailer for Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World, now available in Europe and North America:

Nintendo Badge Arcade

This week, Nintendo added the following to the Nintendo Badge Arcade in Japan:

  • Megami Meguri badges (6 panels)
  • Pokémon badges (4 panels)

Here’s some screenshots of these panels, courtesy of Joe Merrick:

Source: Nintendo

Sayonara! Hakoboy! / Farewell! BoxBoy!

Here’s a few more screenshots for Sayonara! Hakoboy! / Farewell! BoxBoy!, now available in Japan:

Source: 4Gamer

Kirby Putitto

Here’s pictures of Kirby Putitto toys, releasing this month in Japan:

Source: Kitan


Here’s pictures of the Splatoon mini-weapon toys, released on January 31st in Japan:

Source: 4Gamer

Japan Game Music Orchestra

Last week, Japan Game Music Orchestra announced a series of concerts where orchestral arrangements of video game music will be played. Naturally, there will be music from a couple of Nintendo games, but also from other developers.

Here’s the games represented at this concert:

  • The Legend of Zelda series (March 24th, 25th, 26th)
  • Fire Emblem series (March 24th, 25th, 26th)
  • Monster Hunter series (March 24th, 25th, 26th)
  • Okami (March 24th, 25th, 26th)
  • Kingdom Hearts (March 24th, 25th, 26th)
  • Arc The Lad (March 25th and 25th)
  • Wild Arms (March 24th and 26th)

Click here for more details about the concert!

Pokémon TCG

Here’s a promotional video and a commercial for the latest Pokémon TCG expansion, Sun & Moon:

Nintendo Switch

Here’s a couple more hands-on videos from the Nintendo Switch hands-on event that was held in the UK:



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.