Nintendo news (July 17): Paper Mario: The Origami King / Super Mario board games

Today’s Nintendo news: latest Paper Mario: The Origami King news, but also…

  • Super Mario board games
  • Fire Emblem Heroes
  • Dragalia Lost

Paper Mario: The Origami King

Here’s the launch trailer for Paper Mario: The Origami King, now available worldwide:

And here’s another video for the game:

Also, some Paper Mario: The Origami King merchandise is now available for purchase at the Nintendo Tokyo Store and the My Nintendo Store in Japan. Here’s some pictures:

Finally, here’s the latest episode of the Nintendo Power Podcast, featuring Paper Mario: The Origami King:

A grand Paper Mario™ adventure is about to unfold on the Nintendo Switch™ system, and in this episode, we talk about every new crease! Host Chris Slate is joined by Ethan Stockton from Nintendo Treehouse and Camille Van Duyn from the Strategic Communications team at Nintendo of America to share their detailed thoughts about the Paper Mario: The Origami King game after many hours of play. The group also discusses a unique and touching summer trip in Wide Ocean Big Jacket (this episode’s featured Nintendo Power Game Club game), takes the Warp Zone Quiz, picks their top new titles for Nintendo Switch and more!

  • 00:36 – Paper Mario: The Origami King
  • 35:01 – Player’s Pulse
  • 41:12 – Nintendo Power Game Club: Wide Ocean Big Jacket
  • 55:15 – Warp Zone Quiz
  • 1:01:11 – Game Forecast

Source: Nintendo

Super Mario board games

Nintendo have announced the release of two Super Mario-themed variants of popular board games on August 1st in North America, courtesy of Hasbro Gaming:

  • Monopoly Super Mario Celebration!
  • Jenga: Super Mario

Here’s some pictures:

Source: Nintendo (Twitter)

Fire Emblem Heroes

Here’s the preview video and some character artworks for the latest Summoning Focus in Fire Emblem Heroes, Heroes, Light, and Shadow, which goes live on July 20th:

Source: 4Gamer

Dragalia Lost

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

Dragalia Lost (Android, iOS) still does not have a release date in Europe yet.



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