June 24 – June 30: Nintendo News Bytes
As June comes to a close, we still have many new announcements. Tune in to the Nintendo Chit Chat podcast to learn more about the latest news.
Nintendo Switch News
New Games, Ports, & Localizations
Localization of Inazuma Eleven Ares was quietly confirmed in a press release.
Yo-Kai Watch 4 was officially unveiled with a short teaser trailer.
An action-adventure game called Fimbul has been announced for all major platforms for November.
Blacksad: Under the Skin is coming to all major platforms in 2019.
SubaraCity is coming to the Switch in August in Japan.
The Lion’s Song is coming to the eShop on July 10 for $9.99.
Carnival Games has been announced for the Switch for $39.99, to be released on November 6.
Tanzia, as announced in a new trailer, is coming to the Switch on July 19 for $19.99, with a discount for pre-orders.
July 5 – Ultra Space Battle Brawl, new trailer available
July 6 – The Wardrobe, new trailer available
July 9 – Pato Box
July 20 – Heroki
August 28 – Blade Strangers, $39.99
September 7 – Physical edition of Cat Quest (Europe), September 11 in North America
September 27 – The World Ends With You Final Remix (Japan), new trailer also available
Fall – ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove,
Early 2019 – Cat Quest II: The Lupus Empire, reveal trailer available now
Trailers & Details
The box art for Blade Strangers has been revealed.
Team Sonic Racing will include Amy Rose, Big the Cat, and Four Chao in its roster.
X Challenge Mode is highlighted in a new trailer for Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 and 2.
11 minutes of The Messenger gameplay are now available to watch in a new video.
Little Dragons Cafe revealed two more characters, a fortune teller and a vampire.
Pokémon Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Let’s Go, Eevee! will include accessories for your Pokémon.
New details about Nelke and the Legendary Alchemists will be revealed in a live stream on July 10.
Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night has a story trailer.
An overview trailer is available for World End Syndrome.
A new 5-minute trailer shows off the gameplay for Pro Yakyuu Famista Evolution.
The debut console trailer for Nekopara Vol. 1 (which also includes Vol. 0) introduces the characters.
There is a new “Aim & Shoot” trailer for Pool Panic.
Updates & DLC
The Version 1.5 update is now available for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, adding support for the Toy-Con Motorbike.
The Version 2.1 update for Super Bomberman R is now available, adding 9 new characters, 3 new stages, new accessories, and a new Grand Prix feature.
The Version 1.1.1 update is available now for Mario Tennis Aces, making a few changes and fixing bugs.
Nintendo Switch and 3DS News
Kuma Tomo, released in Europe as Teddy Together, is getting a sequel on both the Switch and 3DS called Neko Tomo, in which you befriend two cats, as shown in the new trailer.
Both versions of Yo-Kai Watch Busters are coming west as Yo-Kai Watch Blasters: Red Cat Corps and Yo-Kai Watch Blasters: White Dog Squad on September 7, with the first English trailer available now.
Trailers & Details
In addition to the main labyrinths, Etrian Odyssey X will include several optional “small labyrinths” on the world map, as well as NPCs who can accompany you and the return of Guild Cards. A new trailer shows its first-print bonus illustration pack.
Which of this week’s announcements are you the most excited for? Let us know in the comments.