Dragalia Lost - content update for April 3rd, 2020

[Events] The following events are now live:

Triple Drops for Elemental Ruins (available until April 10th)

[Log-in Bonus] To celebrate the latest This Month in Dragalia Lost, all players can now claim the following as special Log-in Bonus: Fafnir Medal x100, Fortifying Crystal x100 (available until April 10th)

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp - content update for April 3rd, 2020

[Crafting] A new set of Event Items is available via Reissue Crafting: Spring Picnic (available until April 29th)

[Crafting] A piece of Special Furniture is available via Reissue Crafting: Katie’s Sakura Swing. Crafting and placing it in your campsite allows you to have Katie visit from time to time (available until April 29th)

Pokemon Rumble Rush - content update for April 3rd, 2020

[Log-in Bonus] As compensation for the emergency maintenance that took place on April 2nd, all players can now claim the following as special Log-in Bonus: Poké Diamond x100 (available until May 3rd)

Fire Emblem Heroes - content update for April 3rd, 2020, Version 4.4.0 releasing April 6th, 2020

Content update for April 3rd, 2020

[Others] The latest Feh Channel presentation is now live.

[Events] Round 2 of the latest Voting Gauntlet event, Springtime Skirmish, is now live. It features the following match-ups: Narcian vs Veronica, Palla vs Xander. Check out the special website for more details and up to date results! (available until April 5th)

[Summoning Focus] A new Summoning Focus is now live: Heroes with Orders Skills. It features the following Heroes: Olivia (Sky-High Dancer), Tana (Winged Princess), and Hinoka (Blue Sky Warrior) (available until April 10th)

Version 4.4.0 update set to launch on April 6th, 2020

- fixes an issue with inacurrate scores in-game during the Counter Phase in Mjölnir’s Strike
- adds new weapon skills and weapons to refine

Inveterate Axe (Gunter: Inveterate Soldier)
Candied Dagger (Gaius: Candy Stealer)
Blue-Crow Tome (Ursula: Blue Crow)
Gleipnir (Eirika: Anamnesis Lady)

- Limited Hero Battles: complete past Special Maps, but with restrictions on deployment options. For example: only Heroes from a certain game allowed, or Heroes with certain skills are banned.
- Hero filter added to Edit Teams screen (useful for Limited Hero Battles): search using name, colour, movement type, blessing, games, and more.
- Lost Lore: Spoils. Explore the world of Fire Emblem Heroes. Does not feature any strikes.
- Fortress (O) Low-Tier Tuning Adjusted: level of your offensive structures is raised when attacking on lower AR tiers.
- Rarity Changes: Reyon (White Prince), Thea (Stormy Flier), Mordecai (Kindhearted Tiger), Brady (Daunting Priest), Mercedes (Kindly Devotee), Norne (The Volunteer), Python (Apethetic Archer), Tethys (Beloved Dancer), and Echidna (Unyielding Idealist) now showing up as 3* and 4* Heroes instead of 4* and 5*.
- Change to New Heroes Summoning Events

After your 40th summon on an event, choose a focus Hero from that event to summon for free (only applies to New Heroes summoning events, and can only be used once per summon event). Does not require any Orbs. First Summon Tickets count towards the 40 required summons.

Day-one sales data for Kotoba no Puzzle Mojipittan Encore detailed

Not exactly encouraging numbers

Kotoba no Puzzle Mojipittan Encore is now available for the Switch in Japan, and the day-one sales data for the retail version has come in. Check out the details below.

Kotoba no Puzzle Mojipittan Encore

- 20% of stock sold
- slow debut
- expected to pick up over the weekend

It's important to point out that we don't know what digital sales were like at this time. Either way, it does seem Bandai Namco over-estimated their retail allotment.

Capcom shares their final set of tips and tricks for Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection

Good luck, Zero

Capcom is back with one more special feature on Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection. The team once again focuses on Mega Man Zero to give you some helpful tips and tricks for some late game content. Since this is deep into spoiler territory, I'll refrain from sharing actual details here. So long as you don't mind spoilers, you can find the final blog here.

Saber Interactive shares "The Impossible Port: Bringing Witcher 3 to Switch" development panel

Technical wizardry

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Complete Edition is definitely one of the most impressive Switch ports out there. A game that many thought wouldn't be possible actually happened, thanks to hard work from Saber Interactive. Wondering just how the team pulled it off? Roman Lebedev of Saber Interactive hosted a GTC 2020 presentation to get into the nitty-gritty details. Check out the synopsis of the panel below, then click over for the video.

A lot of old and new games are ported to Nintendo Switch; this talk will show that Switch is a capable platform that can run even the most demanding today’s games with little loss in fidelity. We describe in detail CPU, Memory and Build size optimizations and tradeoffs we made during the development of Switch version of Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt.

Check out the video here

Physical release of Arcade Spirits delayed in North America, digital still on-track for May 1st, 2020, European release unaffected

PQube has announced that the upcoming physical release of Arcade Spirits has been delayed due to the impact of coronavirus. PQube doesn't say when to expect the game at retail, but they did confirm that the eShop version is still launching on May 1st, 2020. When it comes to Europe, the physical version is unaffected, so that will launch on May 1st, 2020 as well.

San-ei Boeki reveals Animal Crossing "All-Star Collection" plush series

Isabelle is priced at a premium!

San-ei Boeki has a new round of Animal Crossing plush dolls seeing release in Japan. The Animal Crossing "All-Star Collection" is set to launch on April 22nd, 2020, and the lineup includes Isabelle, Mr. Resetti, Brewster, Fauna, Bunnie, Rover, Porter, Kapp’n, Timmy, Tommy, and Tom Nook, K.K. Slider, and more. Most of the plush dolls are priced at ¥1,630, but K.K. Slider and Tom Nook are ¥6,380, while Isabelle is ¥7,800.

If you're interested in importing this series, you can do so through Play-Asia. There listings show every single doll in the series priced at $14.

Fight Crab's Switch version is complete, but the release date may shift due to coronavirus

Nussoft, the team behind Fight Crab, have announced that work on the Switch version is now complete. Last we heard, the title was set for a launch sometime in Summer 2020, but now the dev team isn't so sure. The release date could end up getting changed due to the coronavirus. A concrete decision hasn't been made yet, as more time is needed to see how the pandemic plays out.


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