Tetsuya Takahashi


Nintendo news (May 20) – Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition / EarthBound – Pollyanna

Today’s Nintendo news: additional details about Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition (including the Future Connected epilogue), EarthBound – Pollyanna tribute comic anthology announced, and latest Tool Assisted Speedrun video!

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Daily news (June 8, Round 2): Xenoblade Chronicles 2 / Super Mario Maker 2

Today’s Daily news: updated sales data for Xenoblade Chronicles 2, web commercial for Super Mario Maker 2, latest screenshot for Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, latest video clip for Decay of Logos, Splatoon 2 colouring sheets in Happy Meal sets in Japan, Machinarium getting limited physical release, and latest episode of the official Dragalia Lost webradio programme!

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Xenoblade Chronicles 2 – Production Notes #15: Issue with some Quests after updating to Ver. 1.5.2

The latest update for Xenoblade Chronicles 2 didn’t just bring the latest DLC Pack for the game: it also added a glitch preventing some quests from being completed… Fortunately, there’s a rather straightforward workaround!
Update: 3 more quests impacted have been listed.

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Xenoblade Chronicles 2 – Production Notes #14: Torna ~The Golden Country

The latest Productions Notes blog post for Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is from Tetsuya Takahashi, who shares some additional details about Torna~The Golden Country. He reveals that he originally considered including it in the initial plot of the game, and shares other interesting details about the DLC and the story!

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Xenoblade Chronicles 2 – Production Notes #12: Ver. 1.4.0 and first two additional Rare Blades dated

Initially announced for early May, the first two Rare Blades for Xenoblade Chronicles 2 will be added on Thursday/Friday, via the new Software update: Ver. 1.4.0.! One of them will be available to all players who have cleared the game, regardless of whether they own the Expansion Pass or not!
Update: added additional details and videos for the two new Rare Blades to be added in Xenoblade Chronicles 2!

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Nintendo news (April 16): Nintendo Minute / Xenoblade Chronicles 2

Today’s Nintendo news: latest Nintendo Minute episode, Mythra figure (Xenoblade Chronicles 2) now available for pre-purchase, latest piece of concept-art for Super Mario Odyssey, and second episode of the Yoiko x Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze webshow dated!

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Xenoblade Chronicles 2: details from the Famitsu interview (project began in July 2014, about 120 music tracks, Rare Blades, more)

In an interview published in Famitsu magazine, Tetsuya Takahashi and Yasunori Mitsuda shed some more light about Xenoblade Chronicles 2 and its development: when the project began, soundtrack, Rare Blade designs, and more!

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Famitsu previews (June 30th): Dai Gyakuten Saiban, Fire Emblem Fates, more

Dai Gyakuten Saiban: Naruhodou Ryuunosuke Click here for Famitsu’s preview! Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright and Conquest Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright

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