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[Patch Notes] ARMS Version 2.1.0

Should your Switch have not yet automatically updated ARMS to version 2.1.0, a new update is available for Nintendo’s June released fighting game, but be warned as it the balances it brings does see some fighters altered and a couple of ARMS nerfed.   Advertisements
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[Rumour] ARMS Datamine Reveals Codenames For Possible New Fighters And Present Fighters

Dataminers have been going through the motions to uncover what they can about Nintendo’s newest IP, ARMS. They have discovered 20 different internal codenames for the fighters that are in the game and some that have yet to make an appearance. These codenames seem to refer to their unique talents like “Spring” for Spring Man,… View Article
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[Random] New August ARMS Update is Revealed on Twitter

For the players who have walked away completely from ARMS, in favour of Splatoon,  next week we’ll have a reason to go back to it!   According to the official Twitter account for ARMS, the new teased update will arrive sometime in the middle of the week. Other than more balancing, not much has been… View Article
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[Update] An Extensive Run-through all of ARMS’ Version 2.0 Changes, Tweaks and Additions

The long awaited Max Brass update has finally arrived and for some players, it is everything we hoped it would be. For others it is a nightmare.   Some favourite characters have in fact been nerfed, whilst others have been made even better, but we’ve also got the new Hedlok Scramble mode, where players are… View Article
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The ARMS Version 2.0 Details You Need to Know! (Kid Cobra is Getting Nerfed, New Hedlok Versus Mode & More!)

At this moment in time, less than 24 hours remain before the new awesome ARMS update drops and while some of its content is pure gold, some is worrying! If you are a player who has a favourite fighter, who is very good at doing a very certain thing, like Ribbon Girl being able to… View Article
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Max Brass Shows his Colours and Hedlok’s Story Continues

We know his name. We know his favourite weapons and we even know who Max Brass is, but what we didn’t know until today, is his colours!   Every ARMS fighter has a number of alternate colours they like to fight in and revealed on Twitter, Max Brass is no exception. Also his variants includes… View Article
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New Rankings Feature is Also Part of the Version 2.0 ARMS Update that Arrives July 12th

Just in case in Max Brass, a stage and his favourite ARMS wasn’t enough, next week’s ARMS update will have even more for us to sink our teeth into!   Coming straight from the official Japanese Twitter for ARMS and an unofficial English one that does its best to translate the Japanese content, the ARMS… View Article
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ARMS’ Max Brass Content also Comes with 3 Weapons and the Sky Arena Stage

Following the reveal of Max Brass coming to ARMS on July 12th we’ve now got some new ARMS news for you!   When the update rolls out, it does so with Max Brass’ 3 favourite ARMS (Nade, Roaster and Kablammer) and a new stage by the name of Sky Arena, as for a couple more… View Article
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Max Brass Polishes His Punches when he Comes to ARMS on July 12th

Having previously revealed desires to introduce Max Brass as a playable fighter to ARMS around the middle of July, a set release date has now been given!   Revealed during an ARMS presentation at Japan Expo 2017, Max Brass, aka The Commish, will make his way to the game as new content on July 12th… View Article
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This Month’s ARMS Update Offers More than Just Max Brass!

As part of Nintendo’s E3 antics, ARMS fighter Max Brass was revealed and confirmed for release this month and today more details regarding the forthcoming update have been divulged.   According to Kosuke Yabuki, the Producer for ARMS, who was in attendance to an ARMS tournament hosted in Japan, as well as Max Brass and… View Article
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[Update] ARMS Version 1.1.0 Tweaks and Additions Includes all-new Arena Mode

Get ready to update what is swiftly becoming your new fighting game as a new update is available for ARMS and whilst consisting of some bug fixes, it has added some new ways to play!   Unlike a few of the other sites who have already covered this, instead of using translated patch notes, the… View Article
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[Japan] ARMS Has Sold Through 70% of its Initial Shipment and Switch Surpasses 1 Million Sales

ARMS hasn’t even been out for two weeks yet and already sales are doing good!
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[Video] ARMS Accolades Trailer

Well it has only been officially released for a day but Nintendo have already uploaded an Accolades Trailer for the Fun new beat-em-up ARMS. It seems to have been quite well received though there wasn’t a scene like in the Zelda: Breath of the Wild where there were like a hundred 10/10 scores scrolling across… View Article
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[Video] ARMS Day 0 Tips (Nintendo Switch)

Nintendo UK have launched a video on their YouTube Channel which has Nintendo fans and Smash Bros Experts giving tips about this new competitive game to help give prospective players the edge over friends and in competitions. On another note, GameXplain learned that there may be an announcement about ARMS during the Treehouse E3 Live Stream… View Article
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[Video] New Nintendo Switch Summer Trailer Features ARMS, Splatoon 2 & Pokken Tournament DX

Straight after the Pokemon Direct ended, Nintendo have uploaded a new video to their YouTube Channel titled “Nintendo Switch Summer Trailer- ARMS, Splatoon 2 & Pokken Tournament DX.” If any of you have already seen the Pokemon Direct trailer, then you already know that Pokken Tournament DX is coming to the Nintendo Switch and is… View Article
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More ARMS Concept Art Further Builds Backstory

The Official Twitter Account for ARMS has released more concept art to further build up the backstory to the game. This image depicts the games’ history of extendable arms and that the “Oldest known records” of this phenomenom date back to around 1,500 years ago, though some experts argue that they have could have been… View Article
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ARMS- Why The Fighters Wear Masks Revealed!

The Official Twitter account for ARMS has tweeted a little nugget about the game as to why the characters wear masks. It turns out that the masks they wear is what helps maintain the extendability of their arms (or hair in Twintelle’s case). This of course doesn’t apply to Mechanica as her robotic shell is what… View Article
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Nintendo Detail the Upcoming E3 ARMS and Splatoon 2 Tournaments

A little while back, the Big N revealed that this year’s E3 will see them host both a Splatoon 2 and an ARMS Tournament, but didn’t really provide much details about either one, until today.   With E3 less than two weeks away, an official press release containing all the information hopeful contestants could ask… View Article
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ARMS Many Control Schemes & Controller Options Revealed

We know that Motion Control may be the intended way to play ARMS but not the only method of play. ARMS will also incorporate single Joy-Con play along with the Pro Controller, in handheld mode both Joy-Cons & The Joy-Con Grip. In most cases, A & B buttons are used for left-hand & right-hand punches…. View Article
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ARMS Global Testpunch Will Not Have Full Character Roster

The ARMS Global Testpunch kicks off next weekend which will allow Switch owners to try the game online for a few days on certain dates. In order to participate you will have to download the Testpunch demo which is available on the eShop. To make sure that we only get a taste of the action, we will… View Article
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