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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:...

WayForward Is Releasing Two Classic Shantae Games On The Nintendo Switch

WayForward Is Releasing Two Classic Shantae Games On The Nintendo Switch

If you’ve been wanting to relive some of the half-genie hero’s earlier adventures on your Nintendo Switch, we’ve got some exciting news to share. WayForward has announced it will be bringing Shantae and Shantae: Risky’s Revenge to the system. Pre-orders for the original game on Switch (both physically and digitally) will be available this September. On top of this, you’ll no longer have to spend a fortune for a cartridge version, as it’s getting a physical re-release on the Game Boy Color, courtesy of Limited Run. Shantae: Risky’s Revenge is the Director’s Cut release, which was previously made available on...

Donkey Kong Country Swings Onto The Switch Online SNES Library Next Week

Donkey Kong Country Swings Onto The Switch Online SNES Library Next Week

Nintendo has announced its Switch Online games for the month of July. Most notably, it welcomes back the 1994 classic, Donkey Kong Country. Alongside it is the release of the SNES title Natsume Championship Wrestling, and the NES title known as The Immortal. Each of these games will arrive next week on 15th July. Here’s a little bit about each one, and a trailer: Donkey Kong Country – Armed with chest-pounding muscle, mighty barrel rolls and awesome vine-swinging skills, Donkey Kong and Diddy Kong set out to face their adversaries, K. Rool and his reptilian crew of Kremlings. Play solo,...

Yacht Club Is Seeking A Gameplay Programmer For A New 3D Project

Yacht Club Is Seeking A Gameplay Programmer For A New 3D Project

Earlier this year, Yacht Club games revealed it would be moving on from Shovel Knight‘s original outing after six years of development. Although the company hasn’t made any official announcements yet, at least one project in the pipeline seems to be 3D. Gamasutra’s Job Board confirms this – advertising a new position (as of July 6, 2020) for a mid-senior gameplay programmer at Yacht Club Games. Yacht Club Games is working on a new 3D project and is building out our 3D team (and custom engine) to complement our existing 2D team. We are on the lookout to hire a...