Only one review score in this week's issue of Famitsu. Check out the review for Cotton Reboot! from issue 1681 below.
Cotton Reboot! (PS4, Switch) – 8/7/7/8 [30/40]
These are the following software and hardware sales in Japan for the week of January 28th according to the latest issue of Famitsu:
Switch – 87,385
Switch Lite – 23,426
PS5 – 15,312
PS4 – 3,427
PS5 Digital Edition – 2,036
New 2DS LL – 439
Xbox Series X – 386
Xbox Series S – 38
PS4 Pro – 16
1. [NSW] Momotaro Dentetsu: Showa, Heisei, Reiwa mo Teiban! – 92,793 / 1,710,394
2. [NSW] Ring Fit Adventure – 36,489 / 2,273,887
3. [NSW] Animal Crossing: New Horizons – 27,237 / 6,580,855
4. [NSW] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – 19,239 / 3,620,938
5. [NSW] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – 13,316 / 4,122,643
6. [NSW] Minecraft – 11,873 / 1,786,687
7. [NSW] Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics – 11,410 / 612,794
8. [NSW] Splatoon 2 – 9,407 / 3,753,205
9. [NSW] Pokemon Sword/Shield – 8,847 / 3,938,093
10. [NSW] Super Mario Party – 7,623 / 1,805,240
Four reviews in the latest issue of Famitsu, and all of them are for Switch games. Which one comes out on top? Check out the score rundown below.
Ghostrunner (Switch, PS4) – 8/9/8/7 [32/40]
Lily: Shiroki Yuri no Otome-tachi S (Switch) – 8/8/7/7 [30/40]
Project Starship X (Switch, PS4, Xbox One) – 7/7/8/7 [29/40]
Red Colony (Switch) – 6/6/7/6 [25/40]
Famitsu has shared new gameplay footage and screenshots of Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny, which launches for Switch in Japan on Jan 28th, 2021 (Summer 2021 in NA/EU). Check it all out above!
Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- The Prophecy of the Throne launches for Nintendo Switch on January 28th, 2021 in Japan, and January 29th in North America. Check out the latest screenshots via Famitsu by clicking the link above.
The latest issue of Famitsu features five new reviews, and all of the games are available on Switch. Check out how each title holds up in this week's round-up below.
Blacksmith of the Sand Kingdom (PS4, Switch) – 7/8/7/8 [30/40]
Doodle Derby (Switch) – 7/8/7/6 [28/40]
Fox n Forests (Switch) – 7/7/7/6 [27/40]
Monster Sanctuary (Xbox Series, PS4, Xbox One, Switch) – 8/8/8/8 [32/40]
Touhou Luna Nights (Switch) – 8/8/7/8 [31/40]
The cover of the latest issue of Famitsu highlights Pokemon Sword and Shield, celebrating the one year anniversary of Gen 8's launch, as well as the recent physical release of the Expansion Pass. Check out a scan of the magazine cover above, and as a bonus, you can also view this week's Nintendo adverts (Sword and Shield Expansion Pass, Derby Stallion) below.
The latest issue of the Japanese publication Famitsu includes a 4-page feature on Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town. Alongside some new screenshots and artwork, a new piece of info regarding how development is going at Marvelous Inc. has been revealed; Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town is reportedly 80% completed. Set for launch on Nintendo Switch on February 25th, 2021 (March 23rd, 2021 in the West), you can check out a Famitsu scan of two of the pages above.
The latest issue of the Japanese publication Famitsu includes a 4-page feature on Rune Factory 5. Mostly highlighting the protagonists and marriage candidates within the game, a new piece of info regarding how development is going at Marvelous Inc. has been revealed; Rune Factory 5 is reportedly 75% completed. Set for launch on Nintendo Switch sometime in 2021, you can check out a Famitsu scan of two of the pages featuring screenshots and artwork above.
The cover of the latest issue of Famitsu highlights Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, which is launching for Nintendo Switch this Friday (November 20th). 18 pages in the magazine are dedicated to the game, among which includes an interview with Eiji Aonuma and the Koei Tecmo Games dev team. Currently only available in Japanese, we'll be sure to update you as soon as any notable information is translated.
In the mean time, you can check out this full-page advert that highlights both Age of Calamity and Breath of the Wild. Two great games in what soon will be a trilogy!