Takara Tomy's first Pokemon Ultra Sun/Moon merch revealed

- new form will exist in the month of November
- Nihilego and Tapu Bulu figurines will release in December
- Silvally L Figure - 1,200 yen October release
- Necrozma L Figure - 1,500 yen November release
- three secrets (One reference to form change)

SEGA teams with Jones for limited edition Sonic Mania soda

- partnership between Jones Soda and SEGA
- currently a Comic-Con exclusive, but could see wider release later
- flavors are:

Sonic Blue Bubblegum
Tails Orange Cream
Knuckles Strawberry Lime

Mega Man Mastermix - first preview pages

More here

- coming in Jan. 2018
- colors by Josh Perez
- original author and illustrator Hitoshi Ariga is supervising
- 80-page volume
- new issues coming each quarter
- intent is to republish Ariga's various Mega Man works in chronological order

Hey! Pikmin - A look at the first week of sales in Japan

- data comes from July 13th to 16th
- sold around 65,000 copies
- 45 percent of its initial shipment
- the first Pikmin and Pikmin 3 sold just over 100,000 copies in their first weeks
- Pikmin 2 debuted at a little over 150,000 units

Sonic Mania - special stages revealed, music sample, instruction booklet details story and more

- special stages inspired by Sonic CD and Sonic on Saturn
- collect rings for more time
- collect Blue Spheres for more speed
- there's one UFO you need to catch to get the Chaos Emerald
- Sonic Mania's first meetings were in 2016
- the project name was Sonic Discovery
- opening animation like Sonic CD, which will be revealed a day before the game comes out, and is animated by Tyson Hess
- lengthy is comparable to Sonic 3 & Knuckles
- the initial pitch included a working demo featuring Studiopolis Zone
- Iizuka-san came up with the phrase “By the Mania, for the Mania”
- there were many story ideas, including one where Eggman retired and his robots went rogue
- will feature sprite cut scenes
- no Super Emeralds

Miitomo - content update for July 23rd, 2017

[Miitomo Shop] New set of returning stages now available: “A world of swords and sorcery! MiitomoRPG [A, B, C]” (available until July 26th)

Japan - 3DS theme charts for July 10th to 16th, 2017

Pokémon: Look Upon The Stars

Splatoon: Shiokaraazu

Kirby 25th Anniversary

Splatoon: Squid

Pokémon Sun Moon: Solgaleo & Lunala

Sumikko Gurashi: Shirokuma’s Friend

Hey! Pikmin: Together with a Coworker

Shingeki no Kyojin attack on titan Act. 2

GYARI (Cocoa CigaretteP)「WAAAA!」

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild: The Open World

Balloon 「Ame to Petra」

Puzzle & Dragons X: Dragon Chapter


Hako Boy! 2.5th Anniversary

Kurousa-P feat. Hatsune Miku 「Senbonzakura」

Re:Zero Kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu Theme set

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild: A New Adventure

Shingeki no Kyojin attack on titan Act. 1

Dragon Ball Super: Goku and Vegeta

Nayutalien feat. Hatsune Miku 「Solar System Disco」

DECO*27 feat. Hatsune Miku 「Ghost Rule」

Dragon Ball Super: Future Trunks Edition

Puzzle & Dragons X: God Chapter

Monster Hunter X

Akashic Records of Bastard Magic Instructor