As you might remember, just the other day, we had people know that there would be a new Nintendo Direct stream at midnight between Wednesday and Thursday. Well, that stream has come and gone now. So just when I was about to write-up a summary of that very stream, I/we received the following message from Nintendo Sweden:
“In the coming months, a lot of games will be released, both first-rate games and third-party games to Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS in completely different genres. During the night’s Nintendo Direct broadcast, Nintendo featured information about more than 40 different titles that will be released to Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS in the coming months.Some of the highlights are that DOOM and Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus as well as L.A. Noire and Resident Evil: Revelations will be released to Nintendo Switch.
Nintendo also revealed that several arcade classics will be released to Nintendo Switch and that a new Mario Party will be released to Nintendo 3DS. This game contains 100 of the best Mario Party series mini games throughout the ages. This full-featured presentation also provided more details about the upcoming Games Project OCTOPATH TRAVELER from Square Enix, Super Mario Odyssey and Xenoblade Chronicles 2. Below is a summary of the games that were shown.” – Nintendo Sweden
Simply put, Nintendo Sweden sent us the complete summary for the Nintendo Direct 13.09.2017 stream =) (I had to translate it from Swedish to English, so I’m sorry if it’s not 100% accurate). So Without further ado, feel free to look through the whole list down below (I added the Nintendo Direct 13.09.2017 video by the end of this post).
Super Mario Odyssey:
More information about Mario’s upcoming adventure was revealed during the presentation. Among other things, more information about the action, places and game modes was revealed. In addition, Nintendo also showed up a new Nintendo Switch bundle containing a digital download code for the game and red Joy-Con in Mario style. A new Nintendo Switch carrying bag with motifs from Super Mario Odyssey was also displayed. The game is released exclusively to the Nintendo Switch on October 27th.
Xenoblade Chronicles 2:
This massive sequel takes place in “Alrest” on huge titans. The journey through the clouds begins when Xenoblade Chronicles 2 lands on the Nintendo Switch on December 1. In addition to the standard version, there will also be released a special version of the game containing a CD of music from the game, a metal game case and a 220-page book of artwork from the game. There will also be released a Nintendo Switch Pro Controller in Xenoblade Chronicles 2-style.
Project OCTOPATH TRAVELER (Work Title):
From those who made Bravely Default from Square Enix, a new RPG will be added that blends 3D graphics with pixel art. Project OCTOPATH TRAVELER Released 2018 Worldwide to Nintendo Switch. Already today there is the possibility to download and play a demo of the game.
DOOM och Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus:
Bethesda Games takes the iconic games DOOM and Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus to the Nintendo Switch. The fast action game DOOM is released in the winter while Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus will be in 2018.
Kirby Star Allies:
This game first revealed at the E3 Fair 2017 has some really charming tricks. By killing the hearts of enemies, up to three of these can be your friends. Gearing and mixing with different abilities is a big part of the game, whether you play yourself or with up to three friends. Kirby: Star Allies is released exclusively to the Nintendo Switch in spring 2018.
The Banana Kelp Dome is back and included as part of a free update released September 16th. It was also told that a new course called Snapper Canal and a new weapon, Tenta Brella, will be released later.
A new free update released today allows you to set the buttons on the control yourself. The new fighter Lola Pop will also be released in this update.
Four Emblem Warriors:
Lyndis, or Lyn as she is also called comes as a playable character in Fire Emblem Warriors. She appeared for the first time on Game Boy Advance but is now back in Fire Emblem Warriors. This action-packed game is released to the Nintendo Switch on October 20th. The same day, a special edition release of the game will also be released.
Some of Nintendo’s best arcade classics will be released to Nintendo Switch. First out are Arcade Archives: Mario Bros. which will be released September 27th. Other games similar to VS. Super Mario Bros., USA. Balloon Fight, USA. Ice Climber, USA. Pinball and VS. Clu Clu Land will arrive at a later date. These arcade games contain small differences that make them play in a slightly different way from the original.
Cut it out, together !: This extended version contains more than 30 new lanes, new challenges and new features. The game also comes in physical form to stores for the first time. Players who already own the first version of the game will be able to purchase all new material in Nintendo eShop as a DLC. Snipperclips Plus: Cut it out together! released on November 10th.
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim:
This open-world masterpiece from Bethesda Game Studios can be played anytime and anywhere to the Nintendo Switch. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim will be released on November 17th.
This new version of the popular rocket-driven sport-action game includes all game modes from the original but also Nintendo Switch-exclusive content such as new cars and Nintendo theme items. Local wireless multiplayer support will also be available when the Rocket League is released to the Nintendo Switch during the winter.
Dragon Quest Builders:
This fantasy adventure combines the fun of building with action RPG. In the Nintendo Switch version players will be able to ride a big “Sabrecub” in the game’s construction mode. The Sabrecub will increase your speed and give you special material when defeating enemies. Dragon Quest Builders released in spring.
Rockstar Games takes L.A. Noire to Nintendo Switch on November 14, including all downloadable content, new collectables, new detective suit with special abilities, a Joy-Con motion-control mode, a new camera angle, and an intuitive touch screen mode for portable detective work.
With great gameplay enhancements and amazing graphics, the NBA 2K18 will be a real hit for sports fans when the game is released September 15th in Nintendo eShop and October 17th in store.
EA Sports FIFA 18:
This is the most exciting, social and authentic football game available. It can be played anywhere on the Nintendo Switch. FIFA 18 will be released on September 29th.
Another sports game that can be played anywhere. WWE 2K18 comes to Nintendo Switch. More details will be revealed at a later date.
This modern interpretation of a traditional RPG from Square Enix comes to Nintendo Switch on January 23, 2018.
Join the uprising by dating back to modern Sonic, classic Sonic and many other heroes that players will be able to create in Sonic Forces. Released November 7th.
Resident Evil: Revelations / Resident Evil: Revelations 2:
The Nintendo Switch library will be expanded with two real throttles when these two games are released to the Nintendo Switch on November 28th.
Soon there will be a free update that adds an extra track, new mechanics, local wireless multiplayer, Class Matches and a new online mode.
Players will be able to change their bodies and thus change their abilities. Morphies Law is a team-based multiplayer shooter that can be played locally and online. The game is first released on the Nintendo Switch now this winter.
Arena of Valor:
Explore and manage a crowd of over 35 undead heroes in this free-to-start multiplayer online battle arena game. With different classes like Assassins, Mages and Warriors, you will be able to build a powerful team of friends and crush the opponents in real time battles. A beta version of the Arena of Valor will be released completely free during the winter.
Dozens of indie games will be released within the next few months. This includes the underground platformer SteamWorld Dig 2 and the Golf-RPG game Golf Story. In addition to this, Nine Parchments and Battle Chef Brigades will also be in the winter while Super Meat Boy Forever will be in 2018 and Tiny Metal in the future.
The Legend of Zelda Champions: Four amiibo figures based on Daruk, Mipha, Revali and Urbosa from The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. This four-pack will be released on November 10th. By using these amiibo, Link will have special headgear based on the different characters. Additional features will be revealed at a later date.
Pokémon Ultra Sun / Pokémon Ultra Moon:
These new games contain customizable characters that embark on a new adventure. An incredible story is being developed on a large scale, in which the legendary Pokémon, which steals the light, Necrozma, has been transformed into two new forms: Dusk Mane Necrozma, who took over Solgaleo and Dawn Wings Necrozma who took over Lunala. With an early purchase of the games, fans will be able to get a special gift: Rockruff, which will evolve into a Dusk Form Lycanroc. Players downloading the digital version of Pokémon Ultra Sun or Pokémon Ultra Moon by January 10, will receive 12 Quick Balls. On November 17, it will also be released a new Poké-ball-inspired New Nintendo 2DS XL.
Nintendo Presents: New Style Boutique 3 – Styling Star:
Drive your own fashion store, meet customers and help them find new outfits to suit their needs. Become a top stylist and work with upcoming stars. The game is released to Nintendo 3DS on November 24th.
Mario Party: The Top 100:
For the first time, 100 of the best Mario Party series mini games will be played in portable format. Mario Party: The Top 100 supports Download Play, which means that up to four players who own a Nintendo 3DS will be able to play along with just one playing card. The game will be released in January 2018.
Kirby: Battle Royale:
Kirby will meet his toughest opponent so far … himself! The pink fluffball’s new game offers several different ways to fight both singleplayer and multiplayer. Kirby: Battle Royale will be released on November 3rd.
Layton’s Mystery Journey:
Katrielle and the Millionaires’ Conspiracy: Katrielle Layton, daughter of the famous Professor Layton, is something on the track! The game will be released on October 6th.
Mario & Luigi: Super Star Saga + Bowser’s Minions:
When the game is released on October 6th, it will be possible to use Goomba, Koopa Troopa and Boo amiibo to get stamps and items in both game modes. More information about amiibo features will be announced at a later date.
Minecraft: New Nintendo 3DS Edition:
Minecraft fans will now be able to experience the game series in a whole new way when the game comes to New Nintendo 3DS. This portable version of the game comes with game modes Survival and Creative, five “skin packs” and two “texture packs”. Minecraft: New Nintendo 3DS Edition will come to Nintendo eShop soon and in store at a later time.
Do not forget that three new titles will be released as Nintendo Selects on October 13th. Super Mario 3D Land, Kirby Triple Deluxe and Luigi’s Mansion 2. They are released the same day as New Nintendo 3DS XL: Super Nintendo Entertainment System Edition.
The Alliance Alive:
Nine characters’ roads will meet in this old-fashioned RPG from ATLUS. The Alliance Alive is released exclusively to Nintendo eShop in early 2018.
Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth:
A demo can be downloaded via Nintendo eShop before the game is released to Nintendo 3DS this fall.
Two new games from two beloved games:
Next Games in Ace Attorney Series – Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Released In November While Fire Emblem Warriors Released October 20th to New Nintendo 3DS.
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