With the stealth-drop of this Nintendo Direct Mini, what was revealed?
Nintendo has shadow-dropped a Nintendo Direct Mini. There was a lot of news revealed during the 25-minute presentation. Please note that these release dates may change due to COVID-19. That is showcased before the direct begins. So here is a rundown of what was announced:
- Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition will be released on May 29.
- Xenoblade Chronicles: Future Connected is an epilogue that will “cap off the story.”
- Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Works is a collector’s edition that will be released alongside the game on May 29.
- Bioshock: The Collection, Borderlands: Legendary Collection and XCOM 2 are coming to Switch on May 29.
- Shadow of Doom is the next expansion for Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 and is now available today.
- Shinsekai: Into the Depths is an underwater adventure game which is available to download today.
- Animal Crossing: New Horizons will be hosting a Bunny Day event which will start on April 1 and end on April 12. This includes new crafting recipes and a bunch of new items. Another free update will also be released later in April, this includes content for Earth Day.
- Good Job is a crazy game where you do various jobs such as cleaning and other bits of nonsense. You have to do ‘anything to get the job done.’ The game is available to download today.
- Catherine: Full Body is coming to Nintendo Switch on July 7.
- Ring Fit Adventure has a new Rhythm Game mode which is available to download today.
- Kings Bounty II will launch sometime later in 2020.
- The first fighter in the second Fighters Pass for Super Smash Bros Ultimate will be an Arms Character. It will be released sometime in June.
- Arms will be receiving a free game trial exclusively for Nintendo Switch Online members. This is available from today until April 6. Timezone differences will apply.
- Bravely Default II will launch sometime later this year.
- Club House Games: 51 Worldwide Classics is a compilation of various tabletop games. It will launch on June 5.
- Ninjala is a free-to-play action-packed fighter where you take on the role of a Ninja. There are various modes and playable characters. The game will launch on May 27.
- Star Wars: Jedi Knight Academy is available for Nintendo Switch today.
- Star Wars Episode 1: Racer is also coming soon.
- A remake of Panzer Dragoon launches exclusively on Nintendo Switch today.
- Various highlights include the likes of Trials of Mana, Minecraft: Dungeons and much more.
- More news on the Expansion Pass for Pokémon: Sword and Shield. The DLC will focus on the player’s journey with Kubufu as they fight through one of two towers. It will be available before the end of June.
That’s everything that was announced during the Nintendo Direct Mini. Needless to say, there is a lot to be looking forward to.
What is your favorite announcement from today’s direct?