Medarot Classics to get post-launch patch to add multiplayer, original 3DS speed-up support

9 12 2017

Imagineer has announced that Medarot Classics will not launch with multiplayer support. The company has apologized and explains that the feature will be added through a patch later.

In addition, Imagineer has retracted their previous statement regarding compatibility for the collection’s Speed Feature. Original 3DS models will be able to hasten gameplay after all. This will also be added in a patch after release.

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Medarot Classics trailer released

1 12 2017

Imagineer has launched the first trailer for the upcoming Medarot Classics compilation on the company’s official YouTube channel. The video highlights gameplay footage from the included five games.

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Medarot Classics’ speed function restricted to New Nintendo 2DS/3DS

17 11 2017

Imagineer has clarified that the previously announced Speed Feature in Medarot Classics that’ll allow you to hasten up gameplay will be limited to the New Nintendo 2DS/3DS line of hardware. The news came as part of a Nintendo software catalog. Imagineer promises the release will still be enjoyable to players on any hardware variant.

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Tenryohomare announces Medarot branded sake

3 11 2017

Imagineer has announced a partnership with Japanese brewing company Tenryohomare to produce special Medarot branded sake in celebration of the franchise’s 20th anniversary. The collaboration comes as a reference to the character Ikki Tenyro, whose name was inspired by the company. Read the rest of this entry »

Imagineer releases Medarot Classics limited edition soundtrack CD sample video

25 10 2017

Imagineer has published a 10-minute YouTube video showcasing some of the tracks you’ll hear in the “20th Anniversary Edition” of Medarot Classics.

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GEO stores to offer bonus sketch for purchasing Medarot Classics

11 10 2017

Imagineer has announced that Japanese retailer GEO will be offering a bonus sketch by Horuma Rin to people purchasing Medarot Classics at the store. The company warns that quantities are limited, so it’s best to get your purchase in early.

Amazon Japan is also offering a purchase incentive for the game.

Medarot Classics: Kabuto Version and Medarot Classics: Kuwagata Version launches for the Nintendo 3DS on December 21st. The regular editions of the game will retail for ¥4800 with the “20th Anniversary Edition” running ¥12,000.

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Amazon Japan offers bonus lanyard for purchasing Medarot Classics

3 10 2017

Internet retailer Amazon Japan has put up listings for Medarot Classics that include a bonus lanyard. Those purchasing the Kabuto Version will receive a white one with Medarot sprites from the games. Those purchasing the Kuwagata Version will receive the same design but with a black lanyard. Purchasing the “20th Anniversary Edition” will get you both.

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