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Animal Crossing: New Horizons Expands Into New Waters

With a Free Update and Paid Expansion on Nov. 5 Enjoy Free Content Like a Café, Cooking DIYs and Expanded Customizations, Plus Paid DLC Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise Get ready to expand your horizons! In a new Animal Crossing: New Horizons Direct video presentation today, a sweeping lineup of new additions and options to enrich your island life were introduced. A number of these features for the Animal Crossing: New Horizons game for the Nintendo Switch family of systems will be available through a free update on Nov. 5.* These free features include characters from the Animal Crossing series, such as the composed Brewster, who will open a café on the second floor of the museum, and the sea shanty singing Kapp’n, who will take you to different islands with his boat; newly opened shops in the plaza on Harv’s Island, including Katrina’s fortune-telling shop; the introduction of cooking and growing vegetables; and […]

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A New 3D Kirby Game, First Look at Bayonetta 3 and a Massive Expansion for MONSTER HUNTER RISE Highlight the Latest Nintendo Direct

Dozens of Nintendo Switch Games From Nintendo and Development and Publishing Partners Featured in Expansive Video Presentation Nintendo Switch owners are in for quite the year ahead! In the latest Nintendo Direct video presentation, Nintendo detailed a wide variety of games coming to the system this year and into 2022 – with some games launching later today! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dG9fAtmYdlM The video outlined something for everyone, including: … the next games in franchises like Bayonetta 3, Splatoon 3 and Kirby and the Forgotten Land, a new 3D platforming-adventure in the Kirby series. … massive expansion DLC for MONSTER HUNTER RISE and free downloadable content for Mario Golf: Super Rush. … a new membership plan for Nintendo Switch Online that includes access to a growing library of classic Nintendo 64 and SEGA Genesis games, as well as all the current benefits of the service, such as NES and Super NES games, exclusives like Tetris® 99 and PAC-MAN 99, and more. … several exciting new games from SQUARE […]

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E3 2021: Acclaimed Fantasy Shooter Mushihimesama Now Available on Nintendo Switch

Mushihimesama, the beautifully detailed fantasy bullet hell shooter from genre masters CAVE Interactive Co., Ltd and publisher Live Wire, shadow drops and is now available on Nintendo Switch without a previous announcement of the game coming to the platform, as revealed during Nintendo Direct E3 2021. Reco, a human princess, protects her village from a plague in a world inhabited by gigantic insects known as Koju. Ride Reco’s trusty sidekick, a beetle named Kiniro, across five gorgeous stages filled with insectoid enemies to the heart of the Koju forest. Guide Reco and Kiniro through evocative environments ranging from lush forests to lava-filled volcanic craters, using Reco’s own insects to cut through armies seeking to halt her journey. Weave in and out of Koju attacks as a violent and beautiful barrage of enemy bullets enshroud the screen during each encounter. Each stage in Mushihimesama features a mid-boss, swarms of enemies, and a challenging final […]

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Nintendo Offers a “Bounty” of New Announcements During Its Nintendo Direct Presentation for E3 2021

Metroid Dread, WarioWare: Get It Together!, Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope, Shin Megami Tensei V and the Sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Among Many Games Coming to Nintendo Switch During its nearly 40-minute E3 2021 Nintendo Direct video presentation, Nintendo spotlighted a wide variety of new games coming to the Nintendo Switch system – with many launching this year! Announcements include Metroid Dread, the first 2D Metroid game starring bounty hunter Samus Aran with a new story in 19 years; Mario Party Superstars, a new game in the Mario Party series featuring classic boards from the Nintendo 64 era and a collection of minigames from across the series; Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp, which includes the first two Advance Wars games rebuilt from the ground up; WarioWare: Get It Together!, the newest game in the frenetic and humorous WarioWare series; and Game & Watch: The Legend of Zelda, which is inspired by Game & Watch systems and features three of the earliest games in the Legend of […]

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This year’s E3 is going virtual, on June 15 both the Nintendo Direct video presentation and Nintendo Treehouse: Live livestream airs

Nintendo Announces Its Activities for This Year’s All-Virtual E3

Mark your calendars! On June 15, Nintendo will host its E3 2021 livestream. Tune in at 9 a.m. PT for a Nintendo Direct presentation, featuring roughly 40 minutes of information focused exclusively on Nintendo Switch games mainly releasing in 2021. Immediately after the Nintendo Direct, continue watching for around three hours of deep dives on gameplay for a handful of Nintendo Switch games in Nintendo Treehouse: Live. While this year’s E3 is going virtual, everyone is invited to tune in to Nintendo’s digital activities on June 15. Both the Nintendo Direct video presentation and Nintendo Treehouse: Live livestream can be viewed at https://www.nintendo.com/e3/. For more information about Nintendo Switch, visit https://www.nintendo.com/switch/.

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During the latest Indie World video presentation, Nintendo detailed 21 games from independent developers that are coming to Nintendo Switch

FROM OLLIOLLI TO OXENFREE, NINTENDO DETAILS A ROBUST SELECTION OF INDIE GAMES COMING TO NINTENDO SWITCH

Spring is in the air, and the latest indie adventures on Nintendo Switch are in full bloom! During the latest Indie World video presentation, Nintendo detailed 21 games from independent developers that are coming to Nintendo Switch – with three launching later today! Indie games featured in the showcase include Road 96, a procedural story-driven game from DigixArt that will change depending on the choices you make; OXENFREE II: Lost Signals, a sequel to the original acclaimed supernatural game from Night School Studio; OlliOlli World, Roll7’s new skateboarding action game in the totally gnarly OlliOlli franchise; a pair of new games from celebrated publisher Annapurna Interactive; and The Longing, an experimental real-time adventure from Studio Seufz that launches today for Nintendo Switch. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2RNkRaNfCp4 Additionally, an Indie World sale is starting today in Nintendo eShop, offering discounts on select indie games for Nintendo Switch from now until April 25 at 11:59 p.m. PT. For a full list […]

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Violent, Retro, Arcade-Style Ice Hockey! Super Blood Hockey is getting a Nintendo Switch Physical

Premium Edition Games’ debut physical release is an homage to classic 8- and 16-bit ice hockey games! Premium Edition Games, a brand new Nintendo Switch™ physical publisher, has released their debut Direct today and is proud to announce that Super Blood Hockey from Loren Lemcke and Digerati will be their first physical release. Plus, make sure to watch the entire video for some upcoming teasers! All of our Premium Editions offer the same high quality items and goodies for consistency sake, including: Nintendo Switch™ Physical Case and Game Double-sided Insert Full Color Manual A “Special” Trading Card A Logo Sticker First Prints of the game will have a hand-drawn Full Color Glossy Slipcase by legendary artist Paul E. Niemeyer of Mortal Kombat fame! Open Pre-orders are now live exclusively at www.premiumeditiongames.com priced at $39.95 (plus shipping and handling). Pre-orders will be for a six week period and end on Tuesday, September […]

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Shin Megami Tensei V and A Remaster of the Acclaimed Shin Megami Tensei III Coming to Nintendo Switch

New Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase Focuses on Games from Development and Publishing Partners  Yesterday, Nintendo debuted a Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase, a video presentation focused on Nintendo Switch games from Nintendo’s development and publishing partners. The video is the first in a series of upcoming Partner Showcase presentations that will be released this year. Highlights of the debut showcase include details about two new games in the popular and acclaimed Shin Megami Tensei RPG series – a high-definition remake of Shin Megami Tensei III, a beloved classic in the series, coming Spring 2021, and a new game in the main numbered series, Shin Megami Tensei V, which will have a simultaneous global launch on Nintendo Switch in 2021. The Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase also revealed three paid DLC packs for Cadence of Hyrule – Crypt of the NecroDancer Featuring The Legend of Zelda, adding new characters, modes and maps. Additionally, the video showed off action-packed […]

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New Nintendo Direct Highlights Next Wave of Games Coming to Nintendo Switch

New Nintendo Direct Highlights Next Wave of Games Coming to Nintendo Switch

Plus Banjo & Kazooie Join Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Starting … Today! REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 4, 2019 – During a packed Nintendo Direct video presentation, Nintendo announced many new games coming to the Nintendo Switch system, including Blizzard’s mega-hit game Overwatch Legendary Edition, as well as games launching today like Divinity: Original Sin 2 – Definitive Edition. Nintendo also provided new details about previously announced upcoming games, like The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, Luigi’s Mansion 3, Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield. Other highlights of the Nintendo Direct presentation include the introduction of Terry Bogard from the Fatal Fury series as the fourth playable DLC fighter in the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate game coming in November, the reveal of classic Super NES games coming to the Nintendo Switch Online service and the announcement of beloved games like Return of the Obra Dinn, Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE and the definitive version of the original Xenoblade Chronicles all making their way to Nintendo Switch “Nintendo has been delivering new content for […]

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Two Big Pokémon News Events on the Way

The Pokémon Company is hosting its 2019 Press Conference in Tokyo, Japan, on Tuesday, May 28. You can watch the event live here or at Pokemon.com starting at 6 p.m. PDT. The press conference is expected to cover a number of topics of interest to Pokémon fans. And look forward to a Pokémon Direct on June 5 providing us with at least 15 mins worth of more news on the upcoming Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield games.

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