Fans of Yo-kai Watch, you’re not dreaming. Today Nintendo really did announce the localisation of Yo-kai Watch 3 for the Nintendo 3DS and it will launch next year on February 8 for those of you in North America. For you lot in Europe, it will be out sooner, as it’s slated for “this winter.”

If you can’t wait for the release however, you can get some more Yo-kai Watch action in your life right now, as the Moon Rabbit Crew content update for Yo-Kai Watch Blasters: Red Cat Squad and Yo-Kai Watch Blasters: White Dog Squad, is available now and a trailer for the DLC, can be seen here:

As for the official Nintendo of America announcement, in which this news first originated from, we’ve got that right here:

Yo-kai Watch 3

After Downloading the Free Update for YO-KAI WATCH BLASTERS Today, Get Excited for the Launch of YO-KAI WATCH 3 on Feb. 8


Fans of the YO-KAI WATCH series of video games are in for a double helping of news. Today marks the release of the free Moon Rabbit Crew update for both of the YO-KAI WATCH BLASTERS games. This new content includes more missions, areas to explore and Big Bosses to befriend. Players will also be able to link their save data from YO-KAI WATCH BLASTERS: Red Cat Corps and YO-KAI WATCH BLASTERS: White Dog Squad to get special in-game bonuses.

If that wasn’t enough, YO-KAI WATCH 3, a new mainline game in the series, launches exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems on Feb. 8. The robust game is loaded with content and features, including new locales, characters and a new battle system.


Yo-kai Watch 3 first launched on the Nintendo 3DS, back in 2016 for Japan on July 16.



Source: Nintendo PR

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