Yo-kai Watch Blasters: Red Cat Corps and Yo-kai Watch Blasters: White Dog Squad both released outside of Japan and South Korea with the localization release on September 7, 2018. For unknown reasons, Europe was the first region to get the Moon Rabbit Crew update at around 12 p. Game data Evolution Wind Attribute 230 This shows Shogunyan's stat on level: 99. Game, systems, and accessories sold separately. It was a top seller in many other areas as well: The Yo-kai Watch Guide was the number one book in 2014, its first theme song, Geragerapo no Uta, was the number 50 song on the , and the movie had the highest opening of any Japanese film since 2000.
A series by Noriyuki Konishi began serialization in from December 15, 2012. Winning the game awards the player a card that can be used for future Tomodachi UkiUkipedia play. Announced alongside Yo-kai Watch Busters was the upcoming third game in the main series, Yo-kai Watch 3 which features two main characters playable at the same time. It lasted for three issues. Shogunyan says that he is looking for his ultimate rival.
Cartoon Network also has it airing on their Portugal, Turkey, Poland and the Nordic, Central and Eastern Europe feeds, starting in Spring 2016. Unfortunately, shortly after Misterr Typoo running away for his life, Nate accidentally said that he summoned all of them for nothing, thus unintentionally upsets the cat Yo-kai and this led to them proceed to beat up Nate and Whisper as the episode ends. This site is a part of Wikia, Inc. As of 2016, the game series had shipped 13 million copies worldwide. Meanwhile, 's English broadcast of the anime series has estimated only 100,000-300,000 viewers per episode.
In July 2016, 's held a special crossover event lasting until October which allowed players to gather Medals from existing in-game battles and exchange them for minions modeled after the franchise's titular Yo-kai as well as weapons inspired by them. Moon Rabbit Crew was released to both games on September 27, 2018. This meant that Moon Rabbit Crew is not going to be a separate game and will be part of the base game as additional content, unlike Japan's release of Moon Rabbit Crew as a separate retail game. On June 27, 2018, Level-5 and. Each Yo-Kai is represented as a card with certain attack and defense characteristics, largely mirroring in-game stats. The game is played much like Bandai's other Data Carddass games, in which the player uses an interface resembling a slot machine to determine the events of a battle between 3 of the player's Yo-kai against 3 enemy Yo-kai, after the player sought them out on the game interface.
Even the president of Level-5, Akihiro Hino, was surprised by Yo-kai Watch's popularity. However, interest in the Yo-kai Watch franchise steadily declined as built hype for its smartphone game and the eighth installment in the mainline game series,. In August, a collaboration with to release a special version of the series was announced, set to feature songs from the anime's soundtrack, was released on December 5, 2015. Shogunyan takes his status as a samurai very seriously and hates it when others disrespect him. The second season features a new protagonist named Hailey Anne Thomas and her Yo-kai companion Usapyon. Since he couldn't find any in the present, he went berserk and sliced people's things.
For more info, go to. In the course of the franchise's history, five Yo-kai Watch movies have been made. All screenshots and videos on this website have been captured in 2D mode. Despite not meeting Level-5's expectations in the United States, the franchise still enjoyed a successful U. The first word can't be changed, but the second word can be changed by using a book on the Yo-kai.
Ken Hōri of The Business Journal and Ollie Barder of thought it was mainly distribution issues; products that were ordered from the summer vacation were over stocked, because of the six-month waiting period for copyright approvals. They come in many colors and for various release lines of medals including brown, purple, yellow, and black. A fifth movie, , released in Japanese theatres on December 14, 2018. Before disappearing or wandering off, Shogunyan bursts into tears after witnessing Nate and Whisper´s friendship and asks them to take care of his descendant Jibanyan. Every episode to date is available for streaming on multiple services in Japan, such as and.
Although it got off to a promising start in that region, with the original game selling at least 400,000 units there as of 2016, the sequel, , sold less than 200,000 copies in comparison. In 2014, Yo-kai Watch's manga in CoroCoro Comic won the 38th Kodansha Manga Award in the Best Children's Manga category. Yo-kai Watch 2 won the Grand Prize in the Japan Game Awards. The original watch toy was so popular upon release that the entire stock was sold out within two weeks. The first two episodes of the Shadowside anime were broadcast as an hour-long special on April 13, 2018. In February 2018, a sequel series titled started airing after the original series ended on March 30, 2018.
An animated film was released in December 2014; with three more films being produced. All of the Yo-kai have special abilities called Soultimate moves that can use an extra powerful move, some being healing moves, but most being attacks. This demand made it the second highest product in that year. When he was young, he practiced his skills by slicing up katsuobushi. They are based on traditional Japanese , but often with clever twists.