Yo-Kai Watch 4's Version 1.3.0 update to introduce new Yo-Kai

Three more Yo-Kai incoming

Level-5 has already revealed some new tidbits about the upcoming Version 1.3.0 update for Yo-Kai Watch 4, but today they've announced that new Yo-Kai will be included. The update will add in Chokkey (Light Side) and Shiwomaneki (Shadow Side), who are crab Yo-Kai who attack with a large pincer. Also being added is Kawauso, a Yo-Kai who likes pranks, and uses his ability to impersonate humans. Kawauso has been hanging around since ancient times, spending most of its time hiding in rivers.

Yo-Kai Watch 4 "Yougoku Sumo Hall" promo video released

Ready for a real fight?

Level-5 has released a new promo video for Yo-Kai Watch 4, which focuses on the Yougoku Sumo Hall from the Version 1.3.0 update. This location features the strongest enemy in the game, Raidenryu, and releases in early August.

Yo-Kai Watch 1 will come with a download code to unlock Chairman McKraken in Yo-Kai Watch 4

The boss is back

Level-5 officially confirmed Yo-Kai Watch 1 for Switch earlier today, and there's a bit of a bonus for those who also have Yo-Kai Watch 4. Both the retail and digital versions of Yo-Kai Watch 1 will include a download code to unlock Chairman McKraken in Yo-Kai Watch 4! Chairman McKraken is the final boss of the first game.

Yo-Kai Watch 4 official guidebook announced for Japan

Level-5 has announced an official guidebook for Yo-Kai Watch 4, which will see release in Japan on Aug. 23rd, 2019. The book features 206 pages on all the game's scenarios, maps, Yo-Kai, and every item. This book will provide content for up to Version 1.03 of Yo-Kai Watch 4.

Yo-Kai Watch 4 gets a 5th promo video

Level-5 has been cranking out the trailers and promo videos for Yo-Kai Watch 4 non-stop! They've put out yet another promo video for the game, which makes it the 5th one so far! Check out the heavy metal action in the promo video above.

Level-5 shares details on how to get Komashura in Yo-Kai Watch 4

Not exactly a streamlined process

Level-5 has released step-by-step details on how to get Komashura in Yo-Kai Watch 4. There's some hoops you need to jump through to make it happen, which you can read up on below.

- get to level 16 in the smartphone game Yo-kai Watch Puni Puni
- clear the Mission
- become friends with Shirokuma
- enter the download number in Yo-kai Watch 4
- battle Komashura in the back of the flower shop in Sakura New Town
- open the Yo-kai Pad from Konsaru
- select Matching and become friends with Komashura

New characters and Yo-Kai hitting Yo-Kai Watch 4

A spirited bunch

Yo-Kai Watch 4's Version 1.3.0 update is going to include a batch of new Yo-Kai and characters. In the image above, from top left to bottom right, you can see Enma, Nurarihyon, Donyoliene, Honoboono, Kabuto Musou, NinMEN, Sakuranojima, KuwagaTaisho, NetaBalerina, and AsekkaOni. There's other Yo-Kai on the way, which you can see below.

Hamuhamu (light side) / AburaHam (shadow side)

A chubby hamster yokai who really likes fatty food. Hamuhamu is an onomatopoeia of opening and closing mouth to eat food, while AburaHam is a combination of Abura (oil/tallow) and Ham(ster), as well as a pun on Abraham.

Kiborikkuma (Light Side, lit. Woodcrafted Bear) / Oniguma (Shadow Side, lit. Demon Bear)

A yokai born by inhibiting spirit into a woodcrafted bear.

Yo-Kai Watch 4 updated to Version 1.2.1

A quick bug fix

Level-5 has updated Yo-Kai Watch 4 to Version 1.2.1. This fixes an issue that was introduced in Version 1.2.0, in which saving and loading caused an item not equipped by anyone to have an ‘equipped’ status, which blocked the ability to actually equip it. This update also includes a 1-Star Coin and 2 Crank-a-Kai for their troubles.

Level-5 releases Yo-Kai Watch 4 music video to celebrate the Version 1.2.0 update

Are they going to do this for every update?

Yo-Kai Watch 4 was updated to Version 1.2.0 earlier this week, and Level-5 is celebrating the update with a special music video. To recap, the Version 1.2.0 update adds Jiba Jinpei, Shadow Venoct, and Android Yamada. Players also receive a 5-Star Coin, a 1-Star Coin and a Crank-a-Kai as a bonus.

Check out Yo-Kai Watch 4 screens from Version 1.2.0

As we shared yesterday, Yo-Kai Watch was updated to Version 1.2.0. We went over the content in that update, but we also have some screens from the latest version as well. Check out the galleries here, here, and here.


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