Atlus gives update on Persona Q2 status

It's been a long time since Atlus has mentioned anything about Persona Q2. People have been getting a little worried, but thankfully we have a positive update from the dev team. Persona producer Kazuhisa Wada was featured in the latest issue of Famitsu, and when the topic of Persona Q2 came up, he said the title is in "earnest development."

Pokemon Shuffle - content update for May 22nd, 2018

- this cycle continues the Escalation Battle from last week
- Ultra Challenge Stage is a stage for Celesteela
- Great Challenge Stages are Alolan Exeggutor, Bellossom, Cresselia, Comfey & Kommo-o
- Daily Pokémon are Spiritomb, Girafarig, Kecleon, Shuckle & Relicanth
- One Chance Per Day stage for Cosmog
- Competitive stage for Mega Camerupt
- Pokémon Safari containing Pidove, Numel, Hippopotas (Female), Jangmo-o, Tranquill, Unfezant, Hakamo-o, Camerupt, Hippowdon (Female) & Unfezant Female

Layton Mystery Agency ~Katrielle’s Mystery Files~ - Ep. 8 promo video

We are eight episodes in with Layton Mystery Agency ~Katrielle’s Mystery Files~, and there's still no word on an official localization. Maybe something will come up with the announcement of the 3DS game coming to Switch? Would be cool to see the game come stateside alongside the anime. I'll keep my fingers and toes crossed for that.

Pokemon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon - Ultra Kalos Classic Battle Competition entry gift now available

If you registered for the Ultra Kalos Classic Online Competition and completed at least one match, you can now claim your participation prize of 50 Battle Points. Just log in to the PGL using the game that you used to participate in the Ultra Kalos Classic Online Competition.

Pokemon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon/Sun/Moon - Xerneas & Yveltal distribution ending soon

- special distribution of Xerneas & Yveltal to celebrate the Year of Legendary Pokémon is due to end soon
- ending this Sunday in the US and Canada
- ending on Saturday in Europe
- event will give a Yveltal to Pokémon Sun & Pokémon Ultra Sun players and Xerneas to Pokémon Moon & Ultra Moon players
- Pokémon also differ between Sun/Moon and Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

US - Gamestop - May 4th through May 27th
Canada - EB Games - May 4th through May 27th
UK & Spain - GAME - May 4th through May 26th
France - Micromania - May 4th through May 26th
Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Finland & Italy - Gamestop - May 4th through May 26th
Australia - EB Games - May 4th through May 26th
Belgium & The Netherlands - GameMania - May 4th through May 26th

Etrian Odyssey X - more footage, all old class illustrations coming as DLC

In addition to the new footage, Atlus has announced that all the class illustrations of previous games will be available as downloadable content. It will be free for a while, after which it becomes paid.

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker - Switch Vs. 3DS screens

Not too difficult to tell which version is which in these Switch Vs. 3DS comparison screens for Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker. If you'd like to see more screens for each version, check out this link.

Mario and Pokemon Twitter accounts celebrate the Royal Wedding

We've already seen Nintendo get in on the Royal Wedding action with some special Super Mario Odyssey posters strew about the UK, but now the Pokemon Co. has joined in with a special tweet as well. Looks like Nintendo can't resist tying themselves up with the event of the year!

Atlus live-stream recording - Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux

We're live with Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux! Join us as we play the games, do some giveaways, and answer your questions!

Unconfirmed NPD figures for April 2018

Some NPD data should have made it out to a select group of people by now, so it's entirely possible the details below are legit. We'll find out for sure next week. For now, take them with a grain of salt.

Relative sales volumes of game hardware

- PS4: 1.92
- Switch: 1
- XBox One: 0.79
- 3DS: 0.41

Year-over-year data

- PS4: +58%
- Switch: -39%
- XBox One: +20%
- 3DS: -3%

Software top sellers

- God of War
- Far Cry 5
- Nintendo Labo Variety Kit
- Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze

Thanks to Sligeach_eire for the heads up!