Nintendo Direct - Super Puyo Puyo 2 announced as part of the Nintendo Online subscription service

Nintendo recently announced the Nintendo Switch online subscription service will be adding SNES titles, which will be launching tomorrow (September 5th, 2019 for US, September 6th for Europe)

Super Puyo Puyo 2 was announced as a launch title for this new online app!

More information will be updated to this article as news progresses.

https://twitter.com/NintendoAmerica/sta ... 8158115841

Puyo Puyo Champions announced!

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Today Sega has officially announced Puyo Puyo Champions, the localized version of Puyo Puyo eSports.

Platforms: PS4, Switch, Xbox One, PC
Release Date: May 7, 2019
Price: $10
Players: 1-4
  • 2-4 Players online
  • 2-4 players local wireless play (Switch version)
  • Up to 8 players alternating in offline Tournament mode
http://puyo.sega.com/champions/

Features Dual Language Audio for the Steam version and language support for 8 languages.

Puyo Puyo eSports Announced

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Today Sega officially unveiled Puyo Puyo eSports, a budget title intended to get a pure Puyo game onto current consoles.

Consoles: PS4, Switch
Release Date: October 25, 2018
Price: 1,999 yen (VAT included) (digital only)
Players: 1-4
  • 2-4 players online
  • 2-4 players local wireless play (Switch version)
  • Up to 8 players alternating in offline Tournament mode
An arcade version is also in development, tentatively also titled "Puyo Puyo eSports" and with no release date.

http://puyo.sega.jp/PuyoPuyo_eSports/



Character Roster

"Ms. Accord, I don't feel so good..." - Lidelle

Arle, Amitie, Ringo, Hed, Sultana
Schezo, Sig, Maguro, Ciel, Penglai
Rulue, Raffina, Suketoudara, Ally, Lagnus
Risukuma, Draco, Witch, Harpy, Seriri
Carbuncle, Satan, Hartmann, Alex

Modes and Features

This game only features Tsuu and Fever as selectable rules.

Tournament mode allows players to run an 8 person offline single elimination bracket. The controllers are passed between competitors at the start of each round.

Boost mode is an optional comeback mechanic that grants a losing player additional bonuses like extra garbage power and free chains over the course of the set.

Tokyo Game Show

Sega will be showing the game off at Tokyo Game show this week. They have a 20 minuted scheduled timeslot for the game on September 22, 15:50 (Japan Time). The stream will be here:

Advent League 2018 Championships

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Event Info
When: September 22, 1PM EDT / 1700 UTC
Game: Puyo Puyo VS2
Server: bayoen.fr NOT DS-NET.JP. PREPARE TO BE VERY SAD IF YOU JOIN THE WRONG SERVER
Duration: 3-4 hours

Signups
https://puyonexus.challonge.com/adventleague18
Note: Signups and check-ins close one hour before the start of the tournament.

Format
Bracket: Double Elimination
Wincount: FT10

Seeding
Players who have won tournaments in the road to the Advent League are eligible to be seeded an advance number of rounds. The following players will be guaranteed a minimum of the corresponding advance placements:
Yoshi100 - 2 rounds
nentarou - 1 round
VoidPH - 1 round

Prizes
1st place - $150
2nd place - $60
3rd place - $20
4th place - $10

Rules
Standard rules apply to this tournament.
Check-in starts three hours prior to the start of the tournament.
Please notify the tournament organizer if you cannot locate your opponent at the start of a round.
If you do not show up for a match within 6 minutes of the start of the round, you automatically forfeit the match. If you are in losers' bracket, you will automatically be eliminated from the tournament.

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