Wednesday Update with Miitopia demo, four Jaleco Virtual Console games and much more news! 

Miitopia saw a playable demo (30 plays), an update (Version 1.1) and a 20% My Nintendo discount today.

Kawaii Pet to Kurasou! Wan Nyan & Mini Mini Animals (3 plays) also saw a demo on the 3DS eShop along with The Alliance Alive (infinite plays).

City Connection (who own the Jaleco IP) released four games on the Wii U Virtual Console today with Fire Fighting and Idol Janshi Suchie-Pai (both Super Famicom) and City Connection and Formation Z (both Famicom).

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia is now available to pre-load and requires 1.7GB. There’s also an introduction video here.

Nintendo Switch sold almost 80k in week four and Monster Hunter XX over 250k in week two.

Brave Dungeon saw two more themes release on the 3DS Theme Shop.

Digimon Universe Appli Monsters will be on sale next week on the 3DS eShop for ¥4,000 along with both Shinsou Sekai Grinsia and Seisen Chronicle (¥500 apiece).

My Nintendo rewards also for three Super Mario series games on 3DS and three on Wii U as well as the aforementioned Miitopia.

Fire Emblem Heroes – Special Heroes (Spring Festival) event tomorrow features Chrom, Lucina, Xander and Camilla.

Nintendo × JOYSOUND Wii Karaoke U will have another free play day on Saturday from 10:00 – 17:59 JST.

Doraemon will have his only Nintendo Switch pouch on 15 June from CYBER Gadget.

Weekly Famitsu next week will feature 20 pages of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild including developer interviews.

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More Nintendo 3DS/Wii U software discounts for Japan 

Nintendo have released seven new software discounts for 3DS and Wii U software in the Japanese My Nintendo with Miitopia and six Super Mario Bros. games. Check out the full list of JP Rewards here.

– 20% off Miitopia (3DS) – ends 30 June 2017 (¥5,076 → ¥4,060) 800 PP

– 30% off New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS) – ends 30 June 2017 (¥4,937 → ¥3,455) 110 GP

– 50% off Super Mario World (n3DS) – ends 30 June 2017 (¥823 → ¥411) 30 GP

– 50% off Super Mario Bros. (3DS) – ends 30 June 2017 (¥514 → ¥257) 20 GP

– 30% off New Super Mario Bros. U (Wii U) – ends 30 June 2017 (¥6,156 → ¥4,309) 140 GP

– 50% off New Super Mario Bros. Wii (Wii U) – ends 30 June 2017 (¥2,700 → ¥1,350) 100 GP

– 50% off New Super Mario Bros. (Wii U) – ends 30 June 2017 (¥950 → ¥475) 35 GP

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Miitopia demo releases in Japan 

Nintendo have just released a Miitopia demo on the Japanese 3DS eShop (allowing 30 plays) along with a video entitled ‘Miitopia ‘Tomodachi Collection: New Life’ Mii and the Great Adventure!!’ aimed at Tomodachi Collection: New Life players! The game is also at Version 1.1. See the separate post for My Nintendo discount! There’s also a demo for Kawaii Pet to Kurasou! Wan Nyan & Mini Mini Animals (allowing just 3 plays). The Miitopia × Tomodachi Life video added below…

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