With Regice and Registeel defeated, only one member of this trio of Legendary Pokémon remains. Regirock will be appearing in Raid Battles at Gyms in Pokémon GO until September 20, 2018. You'll only have a limited time to add this Pokémon to your Pokédex, so don't delay. Be sure to bring your friends along with you when you challenge Regirock—you may earn some extra Premier Balls thanks to a recent update.
Regirock can be caught only with the Premier Balls you earn from defeating it, so you'll need your Pokémon to perform well in battle to maximize your chances. You can participate in Raid Battles even if you're not high-level or if your Pokémon aren't the strongest, but you'll have an easier time if you prepare. Check out our guide to training Pokémon in Pokémon GO to get your team up to speed, and then read on for some tips specific to eroding Regirock.
Prepare to test your skills as a Trainer to encounter the Mythical Pokémon Celebi in Pokémon GO! Starting August 20, complete Special Research tasks to gain XP and receive useful items. If you complete enough tasks, you can eventually encounter the elusive Celebi.
Fans who attended Pokémon GO Fest and received a Celebi there can complete these Special Research tasks to earn a bunch of Candy to power up their Celebi.
It seems that Celebi's arrival is also drawing more Pokémon originally discovered in the Johto region out into the wild. Field Research highlighting these Pokémon will be available for a limited time. Head out to discover Johto Pokémon near you!
To celebrate the Johto region and the appearance of Celebi around the world, new avatar items and cool outfits are available for PokéCoins in the in-game Style Shop—if you've made enough progress on your Johto medal.
Get up and GO complete exciting Special Research for the chance to encounter the Mythical Pokémon Celebi and more Pokémon originally discovered in the Johto region!
London, UK - 16th August 2018: Surgeon Simulator - the critically-acclaimed operation sim by Bossa Studios - recently confirmed its highly-speculated port for Nintendo Switch, having only hinted at the release earlier in July with an 18 second Teaser Trailer. Launching this Autumn and titled “Surgeon Simulator CPR” (Co-op Play Ready), Bossa Studios has now released the very first footage of the upcoming game in the form of a brand new Announcement Trailer; a gloriously gory live action feature, which brings with it a whole new meaning to the term ‘operating on the go’...
Taking on the role of Nigel Burke - a would-be surgeon with a less-than-conventional toolkit - the game sees players perform terrifying transplants in theatre, high-pressure procedures in an ambulance, and anti-gravitational operations in space! But it’s Surgeon Simulator’s notoriously difficult controls for which the game was originally celebrated, with previous ports on PC, PS4, PSVR and iOS spawning over 2 million fanmade instructional videos, not to mention a strong influencer following including PewDiePie, Fernanfloo and JackSepticEye.
Fully revived and feeling better-than-ever, the upcoming Nintendo Switch version takes advantage of the console’s much-lauded functionalities to create the most immersive surgeon experience yet. By snapping out a Joy-Con controller, players will be able to swap to motion controls at any time for nail-biting precision, while HD Rumble will help bring the full roster of tools - from hammers to hatchets, buzzsaws to laser pens - to life like never before!
Also taking advantage of Nintendo’s split Joy-Con support, players will be able to tag a second surgeon in at any time, whether it’s at home or on the go, to immediately launch local co-op play! Because sometimes you need a second opinion...
Containing all the original heart-in-your-mouth (or wherever else you decide to put it!) operations, including the additional teeth and eye transplants from the A&E Edition, Surgeon Simulator CPR also includes the highly-classified Alien Autopsy mode, too! Coupled with the console’s effortless portability and multitude of play options, it’s safe to say operating on the go’s never been easier!
Moscow, August 16 th, 2018| Bloody revenge or the meditative path of a Shaolin warrior? Violence or Chinese wisdom? You can choose the way you like at the international exhibition Gamescom 2018! Join Buka Entertainment in Hall 10.1, Booth A20, where press and public can play Redeemer: Enhanced Edition ahead of launch, and go hands-on with the first playable demo of 9 Monkeys of Shaolin.
Rampant chaos, superhuman reflexes, and unrestrained violence fuel this savage beat-'em-up for players tired of mindless clicking and grinding. Armed with a full combat system including disarms, parries, and combos, Redeemer leaves little room for luck and weakness. Sharpen your skills and fight alone or with a friend to destroy your enemies.
Fight your way from a novice to the true master of South Shaolin martial arts through the numerous and experienced enemies. Your battle staff, powerful fists and excellent reaction are the only keys to victory. Army of your foes is ruthless and even the small-time bandit can turn out to be a real headache for an inexperienced player. To come out victorious you should be smarter and nimbler or… you can call in your trustworthy friend for help at a critical moment or use mysterious magic powers to win the day.
To deliver games as their best and to be sure they meet their ambitions development team asked for an additional time to polish both games. That’s why Redeemer: Enhanced Edition world premiere is postponed to fall 2018 for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch™ and Xbox One, and 9 Monkeys of Shaolin to the early winter 2019 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch™, PC, macOS and Linux.
August 16, 2018, Ottawa, Canada - Steel Crate Games is proud to announce that the cooperative bomb-defusing game Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes is now available for Nintendo Switch™, Xbox One, and PlayStation®4 for $14.99 USD.
In Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes, one player is trapped in a room with a ticking time bomb they must defuse. The other players are the “Experts” who must give the instructions to defuse the bomb by deciphering the information found in the Bomb Defusal Manual. But there’s a catch: the Experts can’t see the bomb, so everyone will need to talk it out – fast!
Puzzle solving and communication skills – and maybe a few friendships – will be put to the test as players race to defuse bombs while communicating quickly, clearly, and effectively.
Challenging puzzles – Test the limits of your communication skills… and friendships?
A different bomb every time – Procedurally generated puzzles keep the action fresh.
Local co-op party game – Bomb defusing is a team endeavor. Going solo is not an option!
Only one copy of the game needed – If you can talk to your friends, you can play!
Super Neptunia™ RPG will be available for the PlayStation®4 and Nintendo™ Switch both physically and digitally in North America and Europe in Spring 2019! The game will have Original Japanese and English voiceover options, as well as English and French subtitle options.
On top of the release date window announcement, we're excited to announce the Opening Movie, which features the four Goddesess in Gamindustri: Neptune, Noire, Blanc, and Vert! Who could be the one holding the secret to saving Gamindustri? You can check it out on the trailer above and on our asset page below!
Developed by Artisan Studios in Canada, this game brings the characters of the self-referential Neptunia series to life in a whole new way. Each character was hand-drawn by Tsunako, the artist behind the series, then animated by computer magic to create a world that’s mysteriously gone from three dimensions to two. Explore side-scrolling dungeons and fight in turn-based battles to settle the debate once and for all – which games are better: 2D or 3D?
In a world where 2D games reign supreme, an organization called Bombyx Mori forces its citizens to churn out 2D games as offerings to their leader. Those who dare to use new technologies or whose games don’t meet their standards risk banishment to the soul-crushing Trial Grounds.
A girl awakens in this world with no recollection of anything beyond her name, Neptune, and soon realizes she possesses great strength. With her newfound sense of heroism and a strange book known as Histoire in hand, she sets off on a journey to see if there might be more than this two-dimensional life.
RPG Side-Scroller! Explore the dungeons as newly developed 2D character in this action-inspired RPG game!
Party Hard! Fight your way through with 4 party members! The party’s attack style will change depending on the assigned leader. It’s all about team-work, strategy, and, of course, transformation!
Save Gamindustri! Neptune and her friends lost their memories… and they will work together to save Gamindustri once again!
New genre and graphics! Working with Artisan Studios, the Neptunia series is adorned with all-new 2D art and gorgeous animations sure to please fans new and old!
HAMSTER Co. (Head Offices: Tokyo-to, Setagaya-ku; CEO: Satoshi HAMADA; referred to below as “HAMSTER” announces that from August 16th, 2018, ACA NEOGEO REAL BOUT FATAL FURY 2 will be available digitally for ACA NEOGEO, the downloadable series by HAMSTER for Nintendo Switch™.
About “REAL BOUT FATAL FURY 2”
“REAL BOUT FATAL FURY 2” is a fighting game released by SNK in 1998. It is the 7th title in the Fatal Fury series. New elements have been added on top of refining the previous systems. This entry adds Rick Strowd and Li Xiangfei as playable characters, and Geese Howard makes his return as well!
Title ACA NEOGEO REAL BOUT FATAL FURY 2
Platform Nintendo Switch
LOS ANGELES, California, August 16, 2018 — Developed by Data East™, Flying Tiger Entertainment’s Johnny Turbo’s Arcade presents Nitro Ball. Also known as Gun Ball, this arena-style shooter is an arcade classic that was originally released in 1992.
Nitro Ball features Gary, an Ex-Navy Sergeant and Harry, an Ex-Police Officer who battle their way through a futuristic game show that takes place on vertical pinball worlds. In fact, each arena includes bumpers, buffers, rails and even pinball holes.
There are five different stages with unique enemies and bosses including: Strange Football, Combat Field, Ghost Town, Aliens World and Space Station. Each stage also features a short challenge to destroy a certain number of enemies in a given amount of time.
While the main goal is to annihilate as many goons as possible, players also rack up points to win various items. Nitro Ball is a fast and furious action game filled with dangerous weapons, power-ups and bosses that make gameplay fun and exciting, especially with friends.
Nitro Ball is zooming to Nintendo Switch™ eShop in North America on August 16, 2018. Coming soon to selected European territories.
Super Rare Games physical release of ‘Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime’ for Nintendo Switch is out today. Only 3,000 copies of this well-loved indie title will ever be available – and the release will ship today!
Super Rare Games is rapidly becoming the best way to build a physical collection of the very best Nintendo Switch games – and Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime marks the fourth entry in the series, following on from Human: Fall Flat, The Flame in the Flood and Shelter Generations.
Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime was developed by Asteroid Base, a three-person studio based in Toronto, Canada, and has been received well commercially and critically since its launch back in 2015. The game was then releases on the Nintendo Switch in December of 2017, quickly becoming an essential for any video game enthusiasts.
The game involves pioneering a spaceship through a dangerous neon galaxy, only through teamwork and co-ordination will you be able to triumph over the evil forces of Anti-Love. Randomised level layouts mean that all players will be exploring unique areas with each play-through.
The Super Rare edition will include an exclusive sticker as well as three trading cards randomly selected from the five-card set. Excitingly, 125 of these cards have been signed by the development team of the game, Adam Winkels, Jamie Tucker and Matt Hammill - making some copies even rarer.
“Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime truly epitomises what we are trying to achieve at Super Rare Games, taking one of the funnest indie titles around and getting it onto the fans shelves,” said George Perkins, Super Rare games. “The game plays incredibly well both in single and co-op play. I cannot recommend this game more highly.”
Nintendo consoles were what the Asteroid Base team were first introduced to, making the partnership with SRG incredibly enticing. "Since we're from the generation that grew up with NES and SNES, being able to release a physical edition worthy of the Original Nintendo Seal of Quality is a lifelong dream come true!" said Jamie Tucker, Asteroid Base
Order your copy now at superraregames.com for $34.99 / £29.99 / €33.99.
Sabotage and Devolver Digital have announced the much-anticipated ninja adventure The Messenger will launch on Nintendo Switch and PC Thursday, August 30. Eager students of the shadowy martial arts can pre-order the game on the Nintendo Switch eShop (NOA 16/8, NOE 23/8) and Steam for £15.99 / $19.99.
Since its announcement, The Messenger has garnered attention and awards throughout development and has become one of the most anticipated indie Nintendo Switch releases of the year. Players assume the role of a nameless ninja warrior venturing through a cursed world on a mission to deliver a scroll paramount to his clan’s survival as a demon army besieges his village. The adventure starts as a traditional, linear 8-bit ninja saga but soon expands into a thrilling time-traveling adventure, intertwined with a 16-bit universe full of more ‘metroidvania’ exploration and secrets. All tied together with katana-sharp gameplay and controls and set against an original chiptune score by renowned composer Rainbowdragoneyes.
Created by industry veterans Thierry Boulanger and Martin Brouard in April 2016, Sabotage is a Quebec-based independent game studio creating original IPs combined with retro aesthetics and modern game design. The Messenger is their debut project as a team though that’s hard to believe once you play it – hella cool game.