My Nintendo offering 7-day trial for Switch Online for 100 Platinum Points

Try before you buy

Want to give Switch Online a shot, but you don't feel like ponying up some cash? Nintendo is offering a unique opportunity through My Nintendo. For 100 Platinum Points, you can grab yourself a 7-day trial of Switch Online. The offer stands until Jan. 31st, 2019, so there's a decent amount of time to check it out.

Japanese eShop charts for Nov. 28th to Dec. 4th, 2019

Pokemon takes top honors

As expected, Pokemon lead the way on the Switch eShop charts. It's going to be quite some time until we see something dethrone Sword and Shield from the top. Check out the charts for Nov. 28th to Dec. 4th, 2019 below.


1. Pokémon Sword (Pokémon)
2. Pokémon Shield (Pokémon)
3. Romancing SaGa 3 (Square-Enix)
4. Choju Giga Wars (SilverStar Japan)
5. SD Gundam G Generation Cross Rays (Bandai Namco Entertainment)
6. Celeste (Matt Makes Games)
7. Cuphead (StudioMDHR)
8. SEGA AGES Fantasy Zone (Sega Games)
9. SD Gundam G Generation Cross Rays Premium G Sound Edition (Bandai Namco Entertainment)
10. Goat Simulator: THE GOATY (Coffee Stain)


1. Tobidasu!Nyanko Daisensou (PONOS)
2. Pokémon Crystal (Nintendo)
3. Adventure Bar Story (Rideon Japan)
4. Dragon Quest III (Square-Enix)
5. Minecraft: New Nintendo 3DS Edition (Microsoft Japan)
6. Dragon Sinker (Kemco)
7. Bike Rider DX (Spicysoft)
8. Pokémon Silver (Nintendo)
9. Bonds of the Skies (Kemco)
10. Pokémon Red (Nintendo)

Blizzard currently "experimenting with more radical changes for PvP" in Overwatch

Toying with new ideas

Overwatch 2 is in the works, and its bringing all of Overwatch with it. What can fans of the franchise look forward to? In an interview with EDGE magazine, game director Jeff Kaplan revealed that Blizzard is "experimenting with more radical changes for PvP." When pushed for more details, Kaplan said he didn't want to reveal info, just incase their experiments don't make it to the final game. Whatever is going on, it sounds like some radical departures for PvP are being considered.

IGN Video - Dragon Ball FighterZ "Gogeta and Broly (DBS) Dramatic Finish" gameplay

The climatic end to the battle between Gogeta and Broly has been recreated in Dragon Ball FighterZ! Check out the dramatic finish between these two warriors that can be viewed by winning with a heavy strike on Namek (Destroyed), using Gogeta against Broly (DBS)

Famitsu most wanted for Nov. 21st to 27th, 2019

Animal Crossing still sits at the top

The Famitsu most wanted charts are going to look pretty similar in the weeks to come, as we know what to expect from Nintendo in the not-too-distant future. We'll have to wait for another Direct or new game reveals in general to shake things up. Check out the most wanted rundown for Nov. 21st to 27th, 2019 below.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Switch) – 684
Bayonetta 3 (Switch) – 429
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 (Switch) – 405
Shin Megami Tensei V (Switch) – 331
Ushiro (Switch) – 294
Rune Factory 5 (Switch) – 193
TRIALS of MANA (Switch) – 189
Momotaro Dentetsu ~Showa Heisei, Reiwa mo Teiban!~ (Switch) – 157
Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition (Switch) – 151
Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Mega Mix (Switch) – 143
Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers (Switch) – 113
Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore (Switch) – 101
Warriors Orochi 4 Ultimate (Switch) – below 101
Bubble Bobble 4 Friends (Switch) – below 101

Hexagroove: Tactical DJ hitting Switch in Japan on Dec. 19th, 2019

Hitting the ones and twos

Ichigoichie Games has announced that Hexagroove: Tactical DJ is going to see release on Switch in Japan on Dec. 19th, 2019. The option to preload the game is coming Dec. 12th, 2019, and a new trailer should be coming out as well.

The Stretchers gets a Famitsu print ad

Now that's a stretch

If you have a friend to get in on co-op with, The Stretchers can be a really great time. Nintendo is still out to spread the word on this title, and they're doing so in Japan with a print ad in Famitsu. Hopefully a few more people get interested in checking this one out.

Football Manager 2020 Touch coming to Switch on Dec. 10th, 2020


In Football Manager 2020 Touch you’ll speed through the seasons, skipping the pre-match proceedings and media circus to focus your attention on the core elements; squad building, tactics and Match Day.

Even Match Days can be fast-tracked with an ‘Instant Result’ feature that accelerates your climb up the table, leaving you plenty of time to tinker and tweak in-between.

Whilst you’re trading depth for speed, you won’t lose any detail, as Touch packs the full power of Football Manager’s world-renowned database which has:

50 playable nations
130 of the top leagues
2,500+ manageable clubs
500,000+ fully modelled players and staff

The wonderkids are all there – you just don’t have to wait as long to see them reach their potential.

Development Centre

Take full control of your youth team operations in a new all-encompassing hub. Nurture your young stars from the moment they arrive until they’re ready for first-team action.

Revamped Contract Negotiations

A new interface makes negotiating contracts quicker and easier than ever and new playing time terminology gives you a clearer idea of how often players expect to be playing and whether you are meeting their expectations.

Club Vision

Develop a culture, work with the board to achieve ongoing objectives and plot a course for your club to progress in seasons to come.

Improved Graphics

Redesigned player and manager models, improved lighting and overhauled pitch visuals combine to create the best-looking match experience yet.

Golden Generation and Dream Transfer

Guarantee an extremely talented crop of youngers coming through at the same time with the new Golden Generation unlockable or transfer the player of your dreams directly to your club with the Dream Transfer consumable.

Football Manager 2020 Touch comes to Switch on Dec. 10th, 2019. The title was supposed to launch sometime in late November 2019, but that clearly didn't happen.

Felix the Reaper "Don't Miss This!" trailer

Felix The Reaper is a tight shadow manipulation puzzle game. You make sure humans die according to the official plans, if you can figure out the shadows. Think Sokoban, Hitman Go or a guite difficult Monument Valley of with dance, love and death as heavy pumping and partying undertows.

Darksiders Genesis - more gameplay

DARKSIDERS: GENESIS gives players their first look at the world of DARKSIDERS before the events of the original game. Furthermore, it introduces the fourth and last horseman STRIFE, as well as Co-op gameplay for the first time in the history of the franchise.


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