Role-playing game Puzzle & Dragons, which features puzzles and, um, dragons, has been a smash hit mobile title. The game is getting a 3DS version this month in Japan. And next spring, it's coming to Japanese arcades.

Yes, arcades! Remember those? Developed by Square Enix, the arcade version is called Puzzle & Dragons Battle Tournament (パズドラバトルトーナメント). According to Yahoo! News, the arcade version uses a touch-screen for gameplay and supports up to sixteen players online at once (as well as single player) for 100 yen (around US$1) per play. No word whether or not the arcade version will be released outside of Japan.

In case you missed it, here are five tips to master Puzzle & Dragons. Wonder if they'll work for the arcade version...

「パズドラ」が来春ゲーセン登場 ガンホーとスクエニがアーケード版を開発 [Yahoo! News]

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