Nintendo Direct Round-Up; Everything New Coming to Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Direct

Nintendo Direct

A lot of re-releases made the news today - players can expect Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, Dark Souls: Remastered and The World Ends With You: Final Remix on Nintendo's newest console.

The Direct Mini ended with this rumored port. You can customize your favorite characters as you see fit in this stunning fighting game.

PayDay 2 is finally getting a release date following its original pre-launch announcement.

The new Kirby game for Switch now has a title and a release date. You can also enjoy two-player coop with separate Joy-Cons.

Dark Souls Remastered marks the debut of From Software's punishing/rewarding RPG on the Nintendo family of products.

Plus, the Nintendo Switch version of Payday 2 see a new playable character named Joy a Japanese computer whiz who wears a custom LED light mask that changes her appearance as she sees fit.

This action game set in the Zelda universe takes all the characters, maps, and missions from its Wii U and 3DS outings complete with all its paid downloadable content. Dark Souls is coming to Nintendo Switch on May 25, 2018.

Payday 2 will have full touch-screen support to make menu navigation easier than ever, while HD Rumble will let players feel everything from explosions to weapon recoil in their hands. Along with the improved visuals and frame rate, the enhanced version will also include the Artorias of the Abyss DLC. Ys VIII is a JRPG with anime cut scenes and an action-oriented battle system.

You'll be able to sing to your heart's content when Fe releases on February 16th.

What sets Nintendo apart is the familiarity of its IP, from Mario to Zelda to Donkey Kong, all of which have been icons of the video game zeitgeist for decades.

The introduction of Donkey Kong to the Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle cast and the announcement of "Luigi's Balloon World", a hide-and-seek style Super Mario Odyssey mode, rounded out the major reveals.

After releasing on the PC, PS3, Xbox 360, PS4, and Xbox One, this co-operative multiplayer shooter graces the Nintendo Switch.

Celeste comes from the developer of Towerfall, and is an indie action platformer coming to Switch on January 25.

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