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Octopath Traveler Celebrates Its Second Anniversary With Some Adorable Artwork

Octopath Traveler Celebrates Its Second Anniversary With Some Adorable Artwork

The Switch library is filled with a lot of fantastic JRPGs, but one of the standouts would have to be the excellent Octopath Traveler. Believe it or not, but this new IP is now two years old. To celebrate this special occasion, Square Enix has shared some chibi-style artwork on the official Octopath Traveler Twitter account. Take a look below: 本日でオクトパストラベラーは2周年を迎えました!記念イラストを2Dドットアーティストの森本さんより。 皆さんの温かいご声援本当にありがとうございます…!色々とお待たせしており大変恐縮です。良いお知らせが出来るよう、一同踏ん張っております。 引き続きどうぞよろしくお願い致します。 pic.twitter.com/Nrn2Cmjo0O — オクトパストラベラー公式 (@OCTOPATH_PR) July 13, 2020 Nintendo is also currently celebrating Octopath Traveler’s second anniversary in a Super Smash Bros. Ultimate spirit event. You have until 15th July to acquire four new spirits: Olberic & Primrose,...

Poll: Box Art Brawl #51 – Super Aleste / Space Megaforce

Poll: Box Art Brawl #51 – Super Aleste / Space Megaforce

Welcome to Box Art Brawl, our weekly contest that pits three box art variants from around the world against each other in a fight for your vote. Last week observed three versions of ActRaiser 2 locked in combat. While Japan trailed from the very beginning, it was an exceptionally close fight between North America and Europe. At the time of writing, though, there is a clear winner with only the slimmest of margins – the slimmest possible, in fact. As we write this on a Friday evening, the results are as follows: North America: 335 votes Japan: 289 votes Europe:...

Remembering Satoru Iwata, Five Years On – Feature

Remembering Satoru Iwata, Five Years On – Feature

Satoru Iwata: 1959 – 2015 Five years ago today, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata passed away. We’re republishing this obituary from 2015 to pay tribute to the great man. Satoru Iwata passed away on 11th July 2015, at 55 years of age. He was Nintendo’s 4th company President, and oversaw a period of extraordinary success and then evolution, while becoming hugely popular with fans for his personality and humour. Born in Sapporo, Japan, Iwata-san’s interest in electronics led him to study at the Tokyo Institute of Technology; he began work at HAL Laboratory (a company closely associated with Nintendo and well...

WayForward’s New Switch Game Is Bakugan Champions Of Vestroia, Coming In November

WayForward’s New Switch Game Is Bakugan Champions Of Vestroia, Coming In November

If you tuned in to the 30-minute Nintendo Treehouse July 2020 presentation earlier, you may have been eagersee more of the imminently-releasing Paper Mario: The Origami King, which was the main focus of the broadcast. However, yesterday Nintendo teased an announcement of an entirely new game coming from developer WayForward. Naturally lots of people got excited that the Shantae studio might be cooking up something special, perhaps even a revival of a treasured gaming franchise. Well, it may not be what you expected, but that game is action-RPG Bakugan Champions of Vestroia. It will be published by Warner Bros. Interactive...

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Update 1.3.1 Patch Notes – The Zen Bridge Glitch Has Been Resolved

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Update 1.3.1 Patch Notes – The Zen Bridge Glitch Has Been Resolved

A week after the release of wave one summer update for Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Nintendo has released version 1.3.1. Most importantly, it resolves the glitch that was preventing players from walking over their zen bridges on the third tier of their island. Yay! It also fixes a number of issues linked to the swimming, diving, and wet suit update. Here are the full patch notes, courtesy of the Nintendo support page: Ver. 1.3.1 (Released July 9, 2020) The software has been updated if you see “Ver. 1.3.1” in the upper-right corner of the title screen. Fixed the following issues:...