A new Nintendo Direct Mini dropped this morning, after weeks of long speculation, featuring new announcements detailing the next few months for the Switch. New content is coming to Super Mario Odyssey too!
Runner3 is the latest entry in the Bit.Trip series. In fact, EA is pleased with the sales of the game across the board, and according to NoF, new announcements will be made soon.
Trying to be a part of the rat race is what damaged Nintendo during the N64, GameCube, and Wii U years, and with the turnaround the company has seen with the Switch, it obviously knows what it's doing. So, get ready to punish some angels and demons with melee attacks and gunplay. Specifically, the trailer noted that players will need to pay more attention to their opponent's shot selection and positioning in order to beat them. GDC 2018 will once again showcase the games created on the fifth TrainJam, a two-day game jam that takes place on an Amtrak train travelling from Chicago to the conference in San Francisco.
The Wii U platformer Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is coming to the Switch with Funky Kong as a new playable character.
In February a free update is coming to Super Mario Odyssey adding a new multiplayer mode - Luigi's Balloon World - in which players hide and try to find balloons hidden in the game's large open world kingdoms.
One of the most unique action RPG's in Square Enix's back catalogue is coming to the Nintendo Switch. The Definitive Edition will bring enhanced visuals and new content. The Nintendo Switch also became the fastest selling in the United States of America and Japan. If December is any indication of what's to come, Sony could be in for a rough ride in 2018 going head-to-head against the Switch. And if you aren't looking for a challenge, you can slow down the gameplay or activate an invincibility mode.
A new playable character named Joy will be a timed exclusive on Switch. In the video, he is shown using a banana as a boomerang and fighting it what appears to be a new jungle location.
The new game, like its predecessors, stars Kirby - a pink puff who can absorb powers from his enemies - as he progresses through a breezy, lightly challenging fantasy world.
During that period, Xbox One X brought in more dollars in hardware spend, and it was also Xbox One's best November for unit sales ever. While I would love to see both HD remakes come over to the Switch, I'm not entirely confident that we'll see either of them considering just how much of a shift Breath of the Wild represents for the series.