Two common 3DS video games get sequels on smartphones and tablets
New video games in two acclaimed 3DS franchises, Professor Layton and Fantasy Life, are heading solely to iOS and Android. Throughout an occasion right now, Japanese developer Degree-5 introduced it’s going to deliver Professor Layton and Fantasy Life to smartphones and tablets in Japan solely (for now). Siliconera studies the subsequent Professor Layton recreation known as Layton 7 and it appears to be a departure from the collection’ puzzle-fixing roots, providing a card recreation with fortune-telling features the place gamers try to determine who the “Vampire” is. The brand new Fantasy Life recreation, Fantasy Life 2: Two Moons and the Village of God, sticks intently to the franchise’s position-enjoying script however presents extra metropolis-constructing choices, Siliconera says.
Layton 7 and Fantasy Life 2 are due out for iOS and Android units in Japan in the summertime. Degree-5 revealed Layton 7 in 2013 and on the time it stated the sport would come to 3DS in addition to cellular units, although Nintendo’s handheld was absent from at the moment’s bulletins. Nintendo is a brand new passenger on the smartphone and pill practice: In March it introduced an initiative to create unique video games for cellular units as a part of a partnership with handheld platform developer DeNA.
Degree-5 additionally revealed immediately that Yo-Kai Watch, a creature-amassing recreation for 3DS that is extraordinarily well-liked in Japan, is heading to North America, Europe, Latin America, Korea, New Zealand and Australia. Nintendo is publishing the collection, and Hasbro will manufacture toys associated to the sport. Siliconera reviews that Yo-Kai Watch is due out in North America in 2016.
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