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WayForward running 'Un-Deadly Deals' on select Switch titles in North America




Not a bad game in the bunch here! If you're in North America and looking for some great Switch eShop deals, you might want to check out what WayForward is offering up! Three fantastic titles at equally great prices!

Shantae and the Pirate's Curse hitting Switch in Japan on Oct. 25th, 2018

You can't keep a good genie down! Shantae and the Pirate's Curse is heading to the Switch in Japan, and it's set to launch on Oct. 25th, 2018. The game will cost ¥2,500 at launch, or you can grab the preload and lock in a discounted price of ¥2,250.

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero - More footage of Jammies Mode

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero has received another new update in the form of Jammies Mode! We check it out along with her special Sophia-III transformation from Blaster Master Zero in our latest Game & Watch!

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero - Jammies Mode + Blaster Master Zero Transformation Dance footage

Enjoy playing a brand new adventure in naught but your jam-jams! Pillow fight your foes, float on a dream-like cloud, and deploy sleepy sheep projectiles to deal huge damage! Also included is a new bonus Transformation Dance for use in the main Shantae adventure - change into Sophia III from Blaster Master Zero and blast enemies to bits!

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero - Jammies Mode footage

Enjoy playing a brand new adventure in naught but your jam-jams! Pillow fight your foes, float on a dream-like cloud, and deploy sleepy sheep projectiles to deal huge damage!

WayForward is pleased to announce Shantae: Jammies Mode + Blaster Master Zero Transformation Dance!

Name: Shantae: Jammies Mode + Blaster Master Zero Transformation Dance
Publisher/Developer: WayForward
Release Date: July 31st 2018
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Wii U, PS4, PSVita, Xbox One, Steam for Windows PC
Players: Single Player
Price: Free!

It's time for a "Shantae Summer Surprise"!

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Starting today, ALL versions of Shantae: Half-Genie Hero will receive a FREE content update that brings an all-new Jammies Mode and Blaster Master Zero Transformation Dance!

Enjoy playing a brand new adventure in naught but your jam-jams! Pillow fight your foes, float on a dream-like cloud, and deploy sleepy sheep projectiles to deal huge damage!

Also included is a new bonus Transformation Dance for use in the main Shantae adventure - change into Sophia III from Blaster Master Zero and blast enemies to bits!

This update is free for all versions of Shantae: Half-Genie Hero (both the base version and Ultimate Edition) - all territories on every gaming platform! It's our free gift to all of you for supporting Shantae: Half-Genie Hero!

Shantae's Risky Boots wins CharaGumin figurine poll




Looks like fans want to see Risky Boots get the CharaGumin figurine treatment next. WayForward hosted a vote at Anime Expo 2018 to see which character from the Shantae series should get a CharaGumin figure next. As you can see in the image above, fans voted for Risky Boots the most, but Sky was a very close second. A Twitter poll is on the way next, so make sure to cast your vote in that one!

Rottytops CharaGumin garage kit figure - front/back pics, release date and pricing info coming soon




The Rottytops CharaGumin garage kit figure is coming along nicely, and now we get our first look at the full front/back of the figurine. WayForward's Matt Bozon says that release date and pricing info should be released soon, and we'll be sure to bring those details to you.

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Ultimate Edition - Japanese launch trailer

Save the day as belly dancing half-genie Shantae! Conquer Sequin Land as the evil Risky Boots in 'Pirate Queen's Quest'! Swap between Sky, Bolo, and Rottytops in 'Friends to the End!' And finally, wall-jump as Ninja Shantae, soak up sun as Beach Shantae, serve justice as Officer Shantae!