Destruction now available on Switch - new trailer

A special forces action game that can be four people can play together!

Be part of special forces and fly around the world!

International secret organization H has planned terrorist attacks in various places throughout the world in order to destroy world order.

Elite organized special forces have been gathered from all over the world to stand up, stop the terrorists and protect order!

However, as they take action, smart movements such as "Project X" and "clone humans" gradually come to light.

Clear various missions

There are all kinds of missions.

There are missions that demand various kinds of skills, such as oppressing the enemy forces, capturing bases, and protecting important people.

Understand the aim and clear your missions with quick judgment.

Unique special abilities

Each character possesses a unique special ability.

You can create various strategies by combining these uniquenesses.

By raising and changing the equipment of each character, you can increase the number of situations that they can shine in.

Save the world with teamwork! Up to four people can play!

Up to four people can play this game.

Each player can make use of their own special abilities and help one another out to complete the mission.

Nintendo hosting Smash Bros. Ultimate competition for elementary schools in Japan

Nintendo has announced that they'll be hosting a Smash Bros. Ultimate national competition for elementary school students in Japan. The tournament will be a three-on-three battle, and allows for all fighters and most stages. Items will be allowed, and participants will play using the Switch Pro controller. One team from each elementary school may participate, with qualifying rounds held in Osaka on March 31st, 2019. The finals will have 6 teams going at it head-to-head.

Save me Mr Tako! - Japanese trailer and release date

Save me Mr Tako! will be hitting the Switch in Japan on Nov. 29th, 2018. Pikii will be publishing, and the title is priced at ¥1,620.

Nippon Marathon dated for the Switch in Japan

Nippon Marathon is billed as Micro Machines meets Takeshi’s Castle – a hell for leather physics-heavy race across Japan. Slip into your Narwhal Onesie, Lobster Suit, School Uniform or… er… Dog Head and charge through locations across Japan!
Nippon Marathon was confirmed for a Dec. 17th, 2018 release in both NA/EU earlier this week, and now we know the game will hit Japan on the same date.

Japanese eShop charts - Nov. 8th to 14th, 2018

Japan continues to show some major love to Puyo Puyo eSports on the Switch, while the Luigi reigns supreme for the week over on 3DS.


1. Puyo Puyo eSports
2. Pocket Monsters: Let’s Go! Pikachu
3. Dairantou Smash Bros. SPECIAL
4. Pocket Monsters: Let’s Go! Eevee
5. Dairantou Smash Bros. SPECIAL + Fighter Pass Set
6. Minecraft
7. Super Mario Party
9. Overcooked 2
10. Stardew Valley


1. Luigi's Mansion
2. Tobidasu! Nyanko Daisensou
3. Pocket Monsters Crystal
4. Minecraft: New Nintendo 3DS Edition
5. Dragon Quest III: Soshite Densetsu e…
6. Ice Station Z
7. Charisou DX
8. Battleminerz
9. Maison de MAOU
10. Dragon Quest II: Akuryou no Kamigami

Yes, the 'Engage Ridley Mother F^$*er' password will crash Metroid on the Switch

I don't know how this was discovered all those years ago, but it seems Nintendo still hasn't patched it, or has no idea it exists. As you can see in the clip above, if you enter the password 'Engage Ridley Mother F%$*er' in the game, a crash will happen right away. Remember...never, ever engage Ridley!

Smash Bros. Ultimate - blog update for Nov. 15th, 2018 (Meta Knight)

Today's Fighter: Meta Knight

This fighter not only has tons of quick moves, he can perform a midair jump five times! All his special moves have a recovery aspect, so use them at the right time. His Final Smash is Darkness Illusion, which unleashes a fast series of aerial attacks.

Kirby Star Allies - Magolor trailer

Magolor is going to be a Dream Friend once the next big Kirby Star Allies update hits. The update is set for launch on Nov. 30th, 2018.

Rock Boshers DX: Director's Cut - gameplay footage

The year is 1840 - set in a steampunk alternate universe, where a bored young Queen Victoria has snuck off incognito to go adventuring on Mars! But alas, she and her fellow adventurers have been locked up and forced to work in the dark rocky mines deep underground. Help Victoria escape her captors dastardly plot, and try to find a way back home!

Civilization VI - another round of gameplay footage

Originally created by legendary game designer Sid Meier, Civilization is a turn-based strategy game in which you attempt to build an empire to stand the test of time. Explore a new land, research technology, conquer your enemies, and go head-to-head with history’s most renowned leaders as you attempt to build the greatest civilization the world has ever known.