A look at some of Tomy's upcoming girl-centric Pokemon toys

My Friend Eevee

“Tighten your bond with your beloved Eevee. Hug this feature plush Eevee to make its ears move and activate cute sounds. Three modes with 10 sounds and phrases. SRP: $29.99. Ages: 3 years and up.”

- Pokemon miniature playsets and figures for $7
- purse Pokémon
- Pokemon plush ear headbands for $8
- Garden Adventure Playsets with two Pokemon for $12.99
- Escape In The Forest playset is $24.99 and comes with Fennikin and Serena

8-4 not handling Xenoblade Chronicles 2 localization

Looks like 8-4 isn't returning to handle the localization of Xenoblade Chronicles 2. We have no idea who's taking on the Herculean task, but we'll keep our ear to the ground to find out. Thanks to Anon for the heads up.

Fire Emblem Heroes getting 'Friend' event next month

At the Cipher Festival 2017 WEST event, one of the directors on Fire Emblem Heroes let loose with a new detail. He stated that a Friend event is going to be taking place in Fire Emblem Heroes next month. That's all the information he dished out, so we'll have to wait a bit longer to learn just what he's talking about.

Petite Games bringing Infinite Golf to 3DS

I'm a sucker for any golf game, no matter how basic or intricate. I am definitely down to give this a shot when it comes out.

Nintendo Badge Arcade - North American update for Feb. 19th, 2017

Nintendo Badge Arcade

- 1 returning set of Kirby badges:
- 2 returning set of Pokémon badges

Thanks to AlienboyVA for the heads up!

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 music recording sessions taking place right now

Looks like Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is really chugging along! I wonder when we'll actually see this game release. I know they said 2017, but I'm still not convinced that'll happen.

The Banner Saga devs will "take a look" into Switch ports

The team behind The Banner Saga has said they're willing to take a look into bringing the trilogy over to Switch. They also said that it's a "big unknown at this point", which most likely means they have no idea if the system can handle their games. Let's hope we get good news after they better assess the platform.

Devolver Digital hoping to get their first Switch game out this year, more info at GDC

Devolver Digital has such a great lineup of titles. I really am happy to hear they're officially supporting Switch. Now let's mull over their game roster and see which one we think is heading our way!

Jakks Pacific releasing life-sized Splatoon Splattershot blasters, complete with "ink"

How long will we have to wait for someone to shoot their friend with that "ink" slime in the eye? How long before someone shoots a friend in the mouth? Oh man, there's going to be so much trouble/fun with these.