Dr Kawashima’s Brain Training for Nintendo Switch coming January 2020

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Say that title ten times fast.

Nintendo Australia has confirmed local availability for Dr Kawashima’s Brain Training on Nintendo Switch.

The title will release in Australia and New Zealand on 3 January 2020, priced at $54.95 AUD for a physical copy or $41.95 AUD or $46.15 NZD for a digital copy on the Nintendo eShop. The physical copy of the title comes with a stylus, useful for the game’s unique set of brain-training puzzles.

A stylus (or finger) or the right Joy-Con’s IR motion camera will control the following mini-games:

  • Finger Calculations: Solve maths problems using your fingers. Even if you know the answer in your head, you’ll need to react quickly!
  • Sudoku: Enjoy the classic number puzzle game.
  • Calculations: How fast can you do simple sums one after another?
  • Rock, Paper, Scissors Test: Try to win – and lose – using your fingers in rounds of Rock, Paper, Scissors.
  • Word Scramble: Combine letters to form words.
  • Photographic Memory: Remember the photo previously displayed.
  • Dual Task: Leap over hurdles while choosing the biggest number.

While the Joy-Con will control the rest, as follows:

  • Birdwatching: Compete to count birds the fastest.
  • Box Counting: Compete to try and remember the number of boxes.

Dr Kawashima’s Brain Training on Nintendo Switch will be avaliable on Switch from 3 January 2020.