Nintendo news (October 27): Ring Fit Adventure bundle (Japan) / Splatoon 2 Pro Controller (Japan)

Today’s Nintendo news: Ring Fit Adventure bundle announced for Japan, but also…

  • Splatoon 2 Pro Controller (Japan)
  • Super Mario Party (Japan)
  • Tool Assisted Speedrun
  • Pokémon GO
  • Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?

Ring Fit Adventure bundle

Nintendo have announced a new bundle for the Nintendo Switch: it includes a pre-installed copy of Ring Fit Adventure, and comes with the Ring-Con and the Leg-Strap. It will be released on November 20th for 37 960 Yen + taxes, with pre-orders set to go live on November 14th.

Here’s what the box looks like:

No words on whether this bundle will also be released in Europe and North America (yet).

Source: Nintendo

Splatoon 2 Pro Controller (Japan)

Nintendo have announced that they will re-release the Splatoon 2 Pro Controller in Japan on November 20th. It’s perfectly identical to the model launched alongside Splatoon 2 over 3 years ago, but this time, it comes with a coupon for 1 month Nintendo Switch Online subscription (Personal). It will cost 12 960 Yen + taxes.

Here’s some pictures:

Source: Nintendo

Super Mario Party

Nintendo have announced that they will re-release the Super Mario Party bundle with a set of 2 Joy-Cons in Japan. It’s perfectly identical to the previous run, and it includes Neon Yellow and Neon Pink Joy-Cons. It costs 9 980 Yen + taxes, and it will be available from November 20th.

Source: Nintendo

Tool Assisted Speedrun

Here’s the latest Tool Assisted Speedrun video for Nintendo platforms:

  • The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening (GameBoy Color) “game end glitch” by CasualPokePlayer in 01:02.42

Pokémon GO

Niantic have announced another Event for Pokémon GO: The Animation Week 2020. It’s based on the latest Pokémon anime series, and it runs from November 6th to November 12th.

Here’s all the details:

  • World Cap Pikachu will be appearing in the wild. Some lucky Trainers may even encounter a Shiny one!
  • From Thursday, November 5, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. to Monday, November 16, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. PST (GMT −8), Lugia will be returning to five-star raids—this time with the attack Aeroblast!
  • Pokémon like Ivysaur, Pinsir, Snorlax, Golurk, and others will be appearing in raids.
  • You can look forward to encountering the following Pokémon more frequently in the wild: Bulbasaur, Exeggcute, Cubone, Scyther, Dratini, Cyndaquil, and more! If you’re lucky, you may even encounter a Shiny Cubone!
  • Pichu, Mantyke, Riolu, and Cubone will be hatching from 7 km Eggs. Lucky Trainers may even hatch a Shiny Cubone!
  • Take on new Timed Research inspired by multiple episodes of the ongoing series Pokémon Journeys: The Series!
  • Goh might appear in GO Snapshot! Be sure to take a snapshot during the event!
  • Goh-inspired avatar items will be available! Check out the Style Shop to get yours for free.

Source: Niantic

Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?

Here’s the preview for the next episode of Pokémon no Uchi Atsumaru?, which airs on Sunday (November 1st) in Japan:



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