Wednesday Update with Tiny Metal, Magikarp Jump, Mighty Gunvolt Burst, LUNAXXX and much more news!

● Area 34′s Advance Wars-inspired turn-based strategy game Tiny Metal is coming to Nintendo Switch in October 2017.

Tobidasu! Nyanko Daisensou (The Battle Cats POP!) has sold over 500,000 copies on the Japanese 3DS eShop.

● The former Splash! Magikarp is starting to roll out on smartphones under the new name of Pokémon: Magikarp Jump.

● The Japanese ARMS Direct feeds will be here (YouTube) and here (niconico). I’ll be covering on the front-page!

Nintendo Co., Ltd. shares are at a new ten month high of 30,490.00 — up a further 1.67% from yesterday!

● Inti Creates announced Mighty Gunvolt Burst for both Switch and 3DS and will be showing the game at BitSummit.

● Pygmy Studio also announced LUNAXXX for Nintendo Switch starring a boy and a robot in their quest to save the world!

● Human Corporation’s three Switch games World of Goo (as Goo no Wakusei), Little Inferno and Human Resource Machine will release in Japan over the next three weeks.

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe sold 36,440 last week in Japan, Attack on Titan opened with just 8,599 & Switch hardware sold just 24,712 (MediaCreate).

Gematsu are reporting that Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 will release for Switch at sometime this Fall in Japan.

Gematsu also reported that Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle (Touhou Koubutou V) will launch for Switch in September.

● The Project Rap Rabbit Kickstarter has lowered its Switch stretch goal to $1.5 million with the game tier costing $25.

Street Fighter II was voted the best Fighting Game of all time in Japan. Check out the full top 20 here.

Nintendo Dream out this Saturday in Japan (July issue) will have a special Kirby cover (and three B2 reversible posters!).

Pokémon Sun Moon has been updated to Ver. 1.2 which fixes several in-game bugs. Full details here.

● Eight new themes on the Theme Shop today including five Vocaloid, two Brave Dungeon and The Owl. Full list here.

AlphadiA Genesis will be permanently reduced on the Japanese Wii U eShop from 24 May priced at just ¥1,080 (from ¥1,944).

● Level-5 announced that their smartphone game Yokai Watch Puni Puni (Wibble Wobble) has been downloaded 10 million times!

● Special Quests: Sacred Seals are now available in Fire Emblem Heroes (until 1 June).

Miitomo added the first ‘Aim for pawfect pedigree! Canine Couture 2′ stage which includes a Yorkshire Terrier Outfit!

● And finally, I wrote a 100 word review for Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia here. Look out for more 100 word reviews shortly!