July 29 – August 4: Nintendo News Bytes

July 29 – August 4: Nintendo News Bytes

As we head into August, we have a new week’s worth of Nintendo news to consider. Tune in to the Nintendo Chit Chat podcast to learn more about the latest news.

Nintendo Switch News

New Games, Ports, & Localizations

Digimon Survive is coming west in 2019, with an English teaser trailer available now.

Bandai Namco has revealed Kamen Rider: Climax Scramble Zi-O for the Switch in Japan.

European Conqueror X has been announced for the eShop, to be released this year.

After its previously-announced PC release, Rage in Peace will also come to the Switch this fall.

Razed is coming to the Switch on October 15.

Slice, Dice, and Rice is coming to the Switch this summer in Japan.

Moonfall Ultimate has been announced for all major platforms and will be out on the Switch on September 4.

World of Horror has been announced for the Switch, PS4, and PC/Mac/Linux for 2019.

Carried Away is also coming to the Switch in early 2019.

Red’s Kingdom is coming to the eShop on August 16.

Robbotto is also coming to the Switch and PC on August 16.

Tokyo Dark is coming to the Switch and PS4 as Tokyo Dark: Remembrance this winter, with new story content.

Gensokyo Defenders is coming to the Switch this fall in Japan.

Mobile visual novel A-Kei Otaku Kanojo has also been announced for the Switch.

A Switch version of Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse has been announced for September 21.

Cartoon Network and Outright Games have announced a console bundle of Steven Universe: Save the Light and OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes for October 30 in North America and November 2 in Europe for $39.99, as well as standalone digital copies to be released the same date on the eShop for $24.99 and $19.99 respectively.

A Switch version of Machinarium has been confirmed.

Release Dates

August 9 – SubaraCity, $5.00, new trailer available
August 14 – 2064: Read Only Memories Integral, $20.64
August 28 – de Blob 2, $29.99
August 30 – Touhou Azure Reflections (Japan)
September 4 – Planet Alpha, new trailer available
September 6 – The Midnight Sanctuary (Japan)
September 15 – Undertale (Japan)
October 25 – physical copy of World Neverland: Daily Life in the Elnea Kingdom (Japan)
November 6 – GRIP
November 22 – Robotics;Notes DaSH (Japan)
December 13 – Peach Ball: Senran Kagura (Japan), physical copy of Senran Kagura Reflexions included in limited edition; opening movie and first gameplay footage (from Nintendo Everything) are now available

Trailers & Details

The World Ends With You: Final Remix will include new pins and music.

Two new trailers for Warriors Orochi 4 show gameplay as Athena and Zeus. It will also have exp bonuses if you import Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate save data.

A female version of SNK’s Terry Bogard has been announced for SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy.

The Dragon Ball FighterZ Switch open beta will take place on August 10-12.

An animated trailer is out now for Dead Cells.

New gameplay clips show various Pokémon following you in Pokémon Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Let’s Go, Eevee!

The level editor for Wargroove will let you create your own cutscenes.

Updates & DLC

A new gameplay video shows Super Baby Vegeta, part of the Extra Pack 3 DLC for Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2.

There is a new trailer for the Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Expansion Pass.

The Musynx Version 1.1.1 update will add 11 new songs, more language support, and a “Jump” navigation feature.

The Version 1.2.0 update for Mario Tennis Aces is available now, with many adjustments and new options.

Nintendo Switch and Wii U News

A new update is available for all versions of Shantae: Half-Genie Hero, adding Jammies Mode and a Blaster Master Zero Transformation Dance.

Nintendo 3DS News

Release Dates

Trailers & Details

Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth will launch in Japan on November 29, revealed through a short teaser trailer.

In Conclusion

Which of this week’s announcements are you the most excited for? Let us know in the comments.

Samantha is a published horror and fantasy writer, a professional freelance writer, and a longtime gamer. As a result, writing about games is one of her favorite activities. She likes a wide range of genres, especially RPGs, survival horror, and visual novels. More information can be found at her website: http://www.samanthalienhard.com/

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