Nintendo Direct 4/12/17 Nintendo Switch Edition
After learning about all sorts of 3DS games coming out in the near-ish future, we also were told about games coming to the Nintendo Switch. This list is also just as impressive as the 3DS list.
On June 23rd we are getting three new Legend of Zelda Amiibo. A Majora’s Mask Amiibo of Young Link and the Goron Mask. A Skyward Sword Link Amiibo. Plus, a Twilight Princess Link Amiibo. They look very crisp and clean, and will certainly give you something special in Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild.
On July 21st, We finally get the remaining smash Amiibo. With Corrin, Bayonetta, and Cloud getting their own Amiibo. Each will have two different Amiibo based on two appearances. We will get both Male and Female Corrin, Long and Short Haired Bayonetta and Modern and Classic Cloud Amiibo.It really goes to show why it took so long for these figures to come out as they all look so good.
We were then treated to a whole segment on the game Arms with an introduction to the game’s commentator Biff. There are all sorts of types of Arms with different effects when charged. You can train to gain currency to expand your arsenal. The Ramen Bomber MinMin is a new character. Can deflect punches with kicks. Left Arm changes into a dragon.
Spring Man gets stronger with low HP. Really looks to be a gun game, especially with two on two modes and more to be announced in the future. Arms will launch on June 16th!
Same day as Arms release comes to the Neon Yellow Joy-Con and strap.
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe comes out on April 28th where you can Race and Battle. But you better be ready for anything as Racing online changes at the drop of a hat. Battling also can be any of the modes, and you never know what you are going to get. You can also make a friend room where you decide all of the rules or make a tournament. Nintendo will be hosting both a battle tournament and racing tournament for the game’s launch day.
Ultra Street Fighter 2 Final Challenges. Play in Remastered HD Style or Pixel style. Has co-op mode where players share a health bar to take down an enemy. Also, has a Light mode for quick fights where you press a button to unleash a combo. Introduces Evil Ryu and Violent Ken into this classic game.
Minecraft is coming to Switch. Up to 8 players online, or 4 in public. Super Maio pack will also come to Switch. Comes to the Nintendo E-Shop on May 11th, later on in stores.
More classic Neo Geo Games are coming in hot.
Sonic Forces, with Sonic taking on Eggman‘s new power. Classic and Modern Sonic with a new ally as well. Holiday 2017
Sonic Forces is also coming with new and remixed stages This summer.
Project Mekuru, stomp panels to win. Find items to gain the advantage Summer.
Fate/Extella Umbral Star is coming, and it is up to these heroes to fight waves of enemies. Looks like a game not to be missed if you are a fan of the series.
Disgaea 5 Complete is coming May 23rd. Seraphina and Killia with a demo coming soon. Standard plus limited edition May 23rd.
Puyo Puyo Tetris will release a demo today.
Monopoly on the switch. Feel like dice. New tokens, and twists This Fall
Rayman Legends Definitive Edition. Rayman and his friends will head out to find the paintings, Solo and Tournament two consoles with local co-op
Sine Mora EX is a Diesel Punk Shooter with local co-op. Test the power of your honour as you take on thousands of enemy ships.
Battle Chasers Night War Deep Dungeons and turn based combat. The intense battle that will keep you hooked. Launches sometime late in the Summer.
Pay Day 2 is coming out this year! You can rob banks with up to 3 different people. Different heists will come up with different rewards. You can even upgrade your character to make the most of every robbery, with DLC also releasing!
Namco Museum is also coming out in the summer. This is going to be a major Nostalgia Rush. With games like Galaga, Pacman, Rolling Thunder, Sky Kid and Tank Force plus much more. There is even challenge mode for each game to test your skills when it launches this Summer.
Will release more separate docks, on May 19th.
Splatoon 2! Inkling open from April 22nd to 29th on Wii U
Want to change the world?
Salmon Run, Collect Eggs. Have to kill chum in waves to collect power eggs. Boss Salmonid called Steelhead which will offer a bounty. Can resuscitate with a life saver.
Golden Eggs, take to a container for harvest.
Amiibo is coming soon.
Inkling girl, boy, squid, will come to befriend you. Will remember favourite gear. Can snap pics with favourite squid. Share too. Might get special gear. Will also work with old Amiibo.
Splatoon 2 comes July 21st along with the new Amiibo.
Check out the Direct Below if you haven’t and read my other article to find out about what was revealed to come to 3DS.