Nintendo news (May 7): Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers / Super Mario Odyssey

Today’s Nintendo news: commercials for Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers, but also…

  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • Nintendo x Random House
  • ARMS
  • Nintendo Labo

Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers

Here’s not one, but two commercials for Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers:

Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers (3DS) comes out on May 24th in North America, and May 25th in Europe.

Super Mario Odyssey

Today, Nintendo shared some pictures of the storyboard for the opening cutscene in Super Mario Odyssey. Since the developers wanted to leave a strong impression, the game immediately starts with a battle between Mario and Bowser. Right away, the story is off to a (strong) start!

Nintendo x Random House

Last week, Nintendo announced a partnership with Random House Books for Young Readers and Penguin Random House U.K. for a “dynamic range of colouring and activity books for children. In fact, the first two are already available, as they were released in early January:

  • Super Mario Official Sticker Book ($12.99), includes stickers
  • The Legend of Zelda Official Sticker Book ($12.99), includes stickers

The books are based on famous Nintendo characters and worlds, such as Super Mario, The Legend of Zelda, Splatoon, and Animal Crossing. Here’s two that are releasing this Summer:

  • Mario Time! (July 3rd, $9.99), includes mazes, puzzles, trivia, and more
  • Link’s Book of Adventure (July 3rd, $9.99), includes mazes, puzzles, trivia, and more
  • Splatoon Official Sticker Book (July 24th, $12.99), includes stickers

Here’s what the cover of the Super Mario Official Sticker Book and the Legend of Zelda Official Sticker Book look like:

Source: Nintendo


Last week-end, the latest Party Crash event for ARMS took place. This one pit Spring Man vs Ninjara, and it’s Ninjara who won with 52% of wins! Here’s the leaderboards:

Source: Nintendo (Twitter)

Nintendo Labo

Here’s the recording of the segment dedicated to Nintendo Labo from the latest episode of Denjin Getcha:


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