PROJECT HIGHRISE: ARCHITECT’S EDITION BREAKS GROUND THIS AUTUMN

Acclaimed building management sim launches on 26th October on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation®4 and Xbox One in Europe Bracknell UK, 2nd October 2018 – Kalypso Media and SomaSim are pleased to announce that Project Highrise: Architect’s Edition will be cutting the ribbon on 26th October on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation®4 and Xbox One in Europe. A North American release will follow on 13th November. Project Highrise: Architect’s Edition is Kalypso Media’s debut title for the Nintendo Switch, expanding the publisher’s commitment to developing high-quality strategy and simulation games across platforms, for gamers everywhere. Project Highrise: Architect’s Edition will include all previously released DLC packs, including Las Vegas, Miami Malls, Tokyo Towers, London Life along with the new Brilliant Berlin DLC pack. Gamers can pre-order the game today on the Xbox Games Store and PlayStation Store. “Everyone at Kalypso Media is excited to be releasing our first title on Nintendo Switch,” notes Simon Hellwig, founder and Global Managing Director of the Kalypso Media Group. “We tend to not think about all the work […]

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Tied Together

New Nintendo Switch Title “Tied Together” launching this month!

As seen at gamescom recently, this game will bring lots of laughter and yelling to your living room We recently announced that Tied Together is going to be released for Nintendo Switch™ soon, now we have a solid release date for you: It’s October 19th! The crazy party game, developed by Dutch studio Napalmtree, will be played cooperatively with up to four players, bringing many hours of screaming and yelling! This was proven at gamescom 2018, when several journalists played the game together and had much fun doing so. At times, we probably were the loudest booth due to that and it was a blast to watch that! Check out the Teaser Trailer: youtube.com/embed/YS1jNh5GeOU So every YouTuber with a Nintendo Switch™ and some friends at hand for playing couch co-op, grab a key now! (Of course journalists are more than welcome as well – just note that you have to be 2-4 in order to play. Manage-able!) The colorful platformer thrusts players –Tied Together by a chain by the […]

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Nintendo Throws a Super Mario Party with Lunchables this Fall

On-Pack Promotion Gets the Party Started and Offers Fans a Chance to Win Prizes REDMOND, Wash., PITTSBURGH & CHICAGO, Oct. 2, 2018 – Nintendo is teaming up with Lunchables to add a little more fun to kids’ lunch breaks. Timed to kick off with the launch of the Super Mario Party game for the Nintendo Switch system on Oct. 5, the promotion adds imagery of the iconic characters from the game to select Lunchables packaging on store shelves across the U.S.  Plus, Lunchables is giving fans the opportunity to win special Super Mario Party prize packs throughout the delicious promotion, which lasts through December. “This partnership with Lunchables is another exciting way for us to expose even more people around the country to the world of Nintendo,” said Doug Bowser, Nintendo of America’s Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “This program is a perfect opportunity to kick off the celebration of Super Mario Party by combining the game’s love for unpredictable fun with Lunchables’ love of […]

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Nintendo eShop Top30 Charts – October 2nd, 2018

Oh look, it’s ranking-update time again! With that in mind, here’s the top 30 rankings in UK, Japan, and the USA for the period between September 18th to October 2nd, as of 14:13 GMT: UK 01. Undertale (8-4) 02. Minecraft (Mojang / Microsoft) 03. SEGA AGES: Sonic The Hedgehog (Sega) 04. Super Mario Party (Nintendo) | 2x Gold Coins Pre-Purchase 05. Capcom Beat’em Up Bundle (Capcom) 06. Hollow Knight (Team Cherry) 07. The Way Remastered (SONKA) | 80% Off 08. Stardew Valley (Chucklefish) 09. Surgeon Simulator CPR (Bossa Studios) 10. FIFA 19 (Electronic Arts) 11. Cities: Skylines – Nintendo Switch Edition (Paradox Interactive) 12. Overcooked! 2 (Team 17) 13. Violett (Forever Entertainment) 14. Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition HD (Square Enix) 15. Into the Breach (Subset Games) 16. Risk of Rain (Hopoo Games) 17. Dead Cells (Motion Twin) 18. Thumper (Drool LLC) 19. Dragon Ball FighterZ (Bandai Namco) 20. Mario Kart […]

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Mega Man 11

Mega Man 11 is Available Today, Marking the Long-Awaited Return of the Legendary Blue Bomber

Ready, Set, BLAST! The long-awaited sequel Mega Man 11 is out starting today across North America both at retail and digitally for Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system and the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X, plus a digital release on Windows PC. In the US and Canada, a physical collector’s release is available for Nintendo Switch in limited quantities and includes a new Mega Man amiibo and more memorable, collectible goods. Blending classic side-scrolling action gameplay with unique new features and a fresh new look, players can join the Blue Bomber on his new adventure alongside iconic series friends like his creator Dr. Light and robot dog Rush to take down long-time moustachioed series villain Dr. Wily! To celebrate the release of Mega Man 11, Capcom has released a brand-new launch trailer that gives players a snapshot of Mega Man’s latest robot-busting journey while also teasing a […]

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Super Hyperactive Ninja

Super Hyperactive Ninja releases October 25th on Nintendo Switch!

Get ready to turn your Nintendo Switch into a coffee machine! Let’s get Hyperactive! Barcelona, Spain. October 1st 2018 – Super Hyperactive Ninja by Grimorio of Games and JanduSoft S.L. is coming to Nintendo Switch on October 25nd. You can preorder the game starting on October 11th, with a whooping 40% OFF!  Don’t miss the trailer: Or on our Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Xb-AvIzg0E   Get ready to tune up your coffee-ninja skills; you will need them in this hardcore platformer! Super Hyperactive Ninja is a fast-paced hyper-caffeinated action-platformer in 2D, designed with those who want a real tough challenge and speedrunners in mind. Recover the stolen coffee before you fall asleep! Use the power of caffeine to enter Hyperactive Mode, to run faster and kill enemies, but use it wisely! Your energy is limited, and must be recharged with the coffees you find in the levels. If you run out of caffeine, its GAME OVER! Play against a friend in crazy fast-paced 1-on-1 battles in […]

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SEGA of America COO and President Ian Curran Assumes Dual-Role of Atlus U.S.A. President and COO and SEGA West CEO Tatsuyuki Miyazaki to Become Atlus U.S.A. CEO

SEGA of America COO and President Ian Curran Assumes Dual-Role of Atlus U.S.A. President and COO and SEGA West CEO Tatsuyuki Miyazaki to Become Atlus U.S.A. CEO

Former Atlus U.S.A., Inc. President and CEO Naoto Hiraoka will focus on his role as Atlus brand owner and further expand the Atlus brand worldwide IRVINE, Calif. – Oct. 1, 2018 – SEGA of America, Inc. (SOA) and Atlus U.S.A., Inc. today announced that Ian Curran, SEGA of America, Inc. President and COO, will become President and COO of Atlus U.S.A., Inc. and work alongside SEGA West CEO Tatsuyuki Miyazaki to further the financial goals of both SEGA of America, Inc. and Atlus U.S.A., Inc. Mr. Miyazaki will assume the role of Atlus U.S.A., Inc. CEO as Naoto Hiraoka steps into a role to focus as Atlus brand owner. Recognized for his contribution to and leadership of ATLUS U.S.A., Inc. and the resulting success of titles like Persona 5, Catherine and SMT series, Mr. Hiraoka will now move forward leading many of the company’s important creative projects. “I’m so proud of […]

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Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us

The Adventure Continues with ‘Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us’ Coming to UK Cinemas for a Limited Time this November

Keeping with Pokémon news, Tickets are Now Available for the new Animated Pokémon Movie, in UK Cinemas on November 24th and December 1st 2018 LONDON – October 01 2018 – This November,  CinEvents, Fathom Events and The Pokémon Company International invite Pokémon fans to experience the highly anticipated “Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us” on the big screen, with UK screenings on November 24th, December 1st  plus additional screenings in select cinemas till December 3rd. The first official teaser trailer for “Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us” can also be viewed here. Based on the globally popular Pokémon brand, “Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us” tells a new story of Ash and Pikachu as they team up with diverse characters to face unique challenges and thrilling Pokémon battles in this heartwarming film that illustrates the value of teamwork. The feature-length anime film has a unique art style, new characters, and some exciting […]

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Pokémon returns to US movie theaters this Thanksgiving

The latest Pokémon film, Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us, arrives in theaters for a limited engagement courtesy of Fathom Events. Pokémon fans will have a good reason to head out to the theater later this year when the newest Pokémon animated film comes to the big screen this holiday season. Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us will have a limited theatrical release through Fathom Events on November 24, 26, and 28, as well as December 1. You can check out the trailer for Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us right here: Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us tells the story of Ash and Pikachu as they journey to a small seaside town filled with a diverse set of characters.  Ash and Pikachu end up in a tiny town by the sea, where the townspeople worship the legendary Pokémon Lugia. (No word on if this town is set in Johto, Lugia’s home region; […]

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Pokémon fan Jordin Sparks celebrated the Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let's Go, Eevee!

Pikachu and Eevee Embark on a Road Trip Across the U.S. to Demo New Pokémon Games

Nationwide Tour Kicked Off in Los Angeles with Celebrity Jordin Sparks REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 29, 2018 – Calling all Pokémon Trainers! Nintendo and The Pokémon Company International just unveiled a special opportunity to play the Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! games for the Nintendo Switch system before they launch on Nov. 16. The cross-country Pokémon: Let’s Go, Road Trip! tour kicked off today in Los Angeles with multi-platinum recording artist, actress and self-proclaimed Pokémon fan Jordin Sparks, who joined hundreds of fans to play the new games and mingle with Pikachu and Eevee in person. Over the next two months, fans across the United States will have a chance to visit this colorful pop-up tour, featuring Pikachu- and Eevee-themed trucks, fun photo opportunities, special giveaways (while supplies last) and demos of the Nintendo Switch games. The game demos will also feature the Poké Ball Plus accessory, a new controller compatible with the games that looks and […]

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