Pokemon GO - 87 million eggs hatched during the Eggstravaganza

Once again, just a bit of insight into how active people still are on Pokemon GO. Are you still playing?

Super Mario Run - Version 2.1.0 now available (update detailed)

Pretty sizable update to grab. If you've got the game on your phone, you can go grab the update right now.

Japan - Fire Emblem Heroes, Super Mario Run guides seeing release

Fire Emblem Heroes: Summoner’s Guide

Release date: May 31st
Price: 2,052 Yen
Pages: 302 (B5 size)

Contents: includes data on over 110 characters (with stats, rarity, the 4 illustrations from the game, backstory, and more), guide for the story maps (terrain, character placement, enemies, etc.), index of skills, and more.

Super Mario Run Smart Guide

Release date: already available
Price: 950 Yen
Pages: 192

Contents: maps with the placement of Pink, Purple, and Black Coins for all 75 stages in the game. Comes in a special binding that makes it possible to simply leave the guide open and play at the same time.

Pokemon news - Hong Kong distributions, Pokemon GO Google Play Cards

Pokemon Sun/Moon distributions

- Nintendo Hong Kong are to distribute the special Shiny Tapu Koko in Hong Kong and Taiwan
- go to participating stores and show that you have bought a Chinese or Japanese version of Pokémon Sun & Moon
- do this between April 28th and May 31st
- you'll get a serial code that offers a special Shiny Tapu Koko
- Mew is being distributed at the Pokémon World Championships Qualifiers on May 5th through May 7th
- this is the first with the Gen 7 native black clover
- it's Level 5 and knows the move Pound

Pokémon GO - Google Play Cards

- special Google Play cards focused on Pokémon GO have been announced for Japan
- two cards, one offering 5000¥ and one being variable between 1500¥ and 50,000¥
- promotion where if you use the AR Mode of Pokémon GO and take a photo of a wild Pokémon next to a special Pokémon GO poster, and tweet it to the Google Play Pokémon GO Twitter account, you will get 300¥
- if you make purchases at the Pokémon Center, you will get special stickers featuring team emblems

Fire Emblem Heroes - content update for April 24

- Grand Hero Battles featuring Female Robin and Navarre are back
- rank of the character you get depends on the difficulty (Normal: 2 ★, Hard: 3 ★, Lunatic: 4 ★)
- new set of quests is now available (Grand Hero Battles) and allow you to unlock special Heroes
- both events continue until May 2
- Helping Hand also available, allow you to get some shards
- available until May 9

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Miitomo - content update for April 23rd, 2017

[Miitomo Drop] New stage is now available: “Miitomo Coins-exclusive stage! By Request: Happy Halloween” (available until April 30th)

Nintendo LINE account - content update for April 21st, 2017

- Kinopio-kun in Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia
- special move is his ‘High Tone Voice’
- pictures of Alm, Celica, Valbar (drawn by Kinopio-kun)

Pokemon Sun/Moon, Pokemon GO, Monster Hunter Stories win Famitsu 2016 awards

Pokemon Sun/Moon have pulled in another round of awards, taking home the Game of the Year and Best Hit awards from Famitsu. There was some more Pokemon love, as Pokémon GO won an Excellence Award, Movement Award and Rookie Award. The awards continued with a monster theme, with Monster Hunter Stories also winning a Rookie Award.

PokeVS launches new scanner for Pokemon GO

- new Pokemon GO scanner tells players where they can find hidden Pokemon
- offers unlimited scanning for a fee of $9.99 per month
- offers micro transaction fees on a per location basis
- scans run 24 hours a day
- when a scan is set up in a particular area, anyone viewing the map can view the spawned Pokémon
- this means friends can split the cost of scanning a neighborhood or city
- features a counter of all Pokémon found using its scanner
- started selling ad space on the map itself in an effort to reduce the cost of global scanning

Miitomo - content update for April 21st, 2017

[Miitomo Drop] New stage is now available: “Terrific tours! Explorers Assemble [B]” (available until May 15th);
[Miitomo Shop] New items are now available, including the Dress & Trenchcoat.