Between teasing posts and some cryptic tweets, it seemed that Nintendo was certainly up to something. There have been rumors buzzing for weeks surrounding what Nintendo would reveal and while some of them didnt turn out to be true, other rumors seemed to be right on.
Ten years after its original release on Nintendo DS, action RPG The World Ends With You is coming to the Switch with an all-new story. Players can join rhythmic battles using either Joy-Con controllers or the Nintendo Switch touch screen. This new version launches for Nintendo Switch in spring. Wave 2 will have Blastoise as a playable character and Support Pokémon Mew and Celebi. This will also have avatar items and more. Kirby will receive new abilities in the game, like the Artist and Spider ability, which will help him take on a number of enemies in a classic side-scrolling adventure. One example given is ice and water to create ice lances. They also announced that the game will be releasing on March 16th.
Coupled with Bayonetta 1 and 2 as well as Dragon Quest Builders slated for a February release, it sees that Nintendo Switch owners have a wealth of choices for what to buy next.
The impeccable Super Mario Odyssey gets a new competitive game mode and an appearance by the well-known plumber's too frequently ignored brother. Plus there's new costumes for Link and Zelda based on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.
Hyrule Warriors Definitve Edition (Spring 2018) - Hyrule Warriors is coming to the Switch, and it's packed with features from both the Wii U and 3DS versions. There will be a story mode added on top of the normal tournament gameplay with a variety of missions and boss battles. The game launches for Nintendo Switch on May 4. After completing the game you will need to find Luigi in the world to play Hide It mode where you can hide a balloon and then find another player's world. Players can move up the rankings by finding hidden balloons and becoming expert hiders.
Heroines from SNK will be taking on one another in SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy. This game will release this Summer.
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle will gain a new character in Donkey Kong, who will be purchasable with a new storyline and world in the spring. Payday 2 Nintendo Switch release date is February 27. They will also have their own set of weapons and hacker skills. Payday 2 launches for Nintendo Switch on February 27.
FE the new platformer will be coming to Switch. Use the motion controls of the Joy-Con controllers to sing in tune with creatures and plants to unlock new abilities.
The Direct will also feature minor updates on Fe, Payday 2, and Celeste.
I personally am looking forward to playing action JPRG Ys VIII, the handsome and musical Fe and mega-hard pixelly platformer Celeste, which has been given a few easier modes for people who don't want bite marks on their controllers.
Remastered to Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, here's what you'll be able to play on your Nintendo Switch soon. The simian can double jump, hover, perform infinite rolls and even perform infinite underwater corkscrews. Thanks to his sturdy surfboard, even spikes cant slow him down. This game will be available May 4th.
Earlier today Nintendo released a Nintendo Direct Mini which talked about some upcoming games for the Nintendo Switch with a couple of big surprises. In this first trailer, we see a campfire being lit as the title appears. Dark Souls: Remastered release date is May 25.
According to Kotaku, Dark Souls Remastered will be announced during today's Nintendo Direct. Was there something there that you were really looking forward to?