4 Million strong…. And growing! Pokemon fans around the world are absolutely in love with the newest games in this historic franchise. Nintendo has released a statement today sharing that Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon have passed the 4 million sales mark. Put together, 4.5 million copies of the titles have been sold already for the big N. Nintendo also shared that the previous quarter was the “best-selling quarter for software in Nintendo 3DS history”.
Looks like everyone is still catching them all. Did you pick up the game?
Overwatch has just announced that they will be holding an all new event for the popular team-based FPS. The new event will feature “The Year of The Rooster” and will begin on January 24th. Check out the image below for a sneak peak of D.Va’s new event-related skin.
Nintendo has announced that a mainline game for the Fire Emblem series is headed to the Nintendo Switch. No other details have been given thus far but they did mention that we can expect the title sometime next year. Fire Emblem Heroes was indeed announced during the official Nintendo Switch Presentation but this newly announced game will follow the traditional Fire Emblem gameplay.
Hopefully we will hear more on the game in the coming months…. Maybe E3 2017?
Tekken fans get ready; a release date for the upcoming Tekken 7 game will be announced next week. This information stems from the official Twitter account for the title and had the following to say regarding the games release:
To all Tekken fans and beyond: look forward to the release date announcement of Tekken 7 next week. Stay tuned!
Sounds good to us. More on the release of Tekken 7 next week.
Last year Nintendo took a gamble at E3 and only showcased 1 game… That game of course was The Legend of Zelda The Breath of The Wild and it walked away as one of the most anticipated titles of all time…. This year we wonder if the big N will do the same only with Super Mario Odyssey.
An all new accolades trailer for Gravity Rush 2 has hit, so check it out above. The PS4 exclusive has been receiving some positive press as of late and players can currently download a demo of the title if they want to check it out for themselves. Check out the trailer and let us know what YOU think. See what people are saying about the critically acclaimed PlayStation 4 exclusive, Gravity Rush 2!
NeoGaf user Las7 was nice enough to take the time to list the most popular Switch titles, by region, so check out the lists below. These are in order of trailer views for each Switch title. It’s a pretty sweet breakdown and interesting to see what Japan loves vs what we here in America are craving…
Check it out:
Mario – 7 mil
Zelda – 5 mil
MK 8 Deluxe – 2.2 mil
Sonic Mania – 1.9 mil
Bowser Family Fun – 1.8 mil
Splatoon 2 – 1.4 mil
Arms – 1.4 mil
Splatoon – 1.25 mil
Zelda – 860k
Mario – 840k
Bowser Family Fun – 570k
MK 8 Deluxe – 500k
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 – 194k
We all saw this coming, but it has been announced that Gamestop has sold out its initial allocation of the Nintendo Switch. The retail giant is trying to get more units for their stores and may open pre-orders in the future. Since the Nintendo Switch will launch in only a month and a half, we don’t really see this changing anytime soon…
Nintendo has gone on record stating that there will be manufacturing more systems as well and we will not have a “NES Classic” situation on our hands. We will believe it when we see it (watch out for scalpers my friends).
If you are in the mood to play a new RPG and haven’t picked up Final Fantasy XV, now may be the time. Amazon is currently offering the popular game for $40, which saves gamers a cool $20. Click here to score the deal…
No word on when Amazon will raise the price back up. Let me know if you decide to take advantage of the deal.