Nintendo hosted a surprise mini direct last night out of nowhere and the stream came with a load of awesome new game announcements which will make all Switch owners happy. Sure most of the reveals were of old video game ports which the company will be bringing to the console but we also got to see some new Pokemon DLC and a glimpse at the upcoming Animal Crossing: New Horizons Bunny Day event.
Here’s everything Nintendo revealed;
Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition
Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition arrives on 5/29! Experience this modern classic with updated graphics, improved battle HUD and menus, more than 90 remastered music tracks, and an all-new epilogue story with Melia and Shulk in Xenoblade Chronicles: Future Connected.
BioShock, Borderlands and XCOM 2
Many games from publisher 2K are coming to Nintendo Switch on May 29, including sci-fi classic XCOM 2 Collection – which contains XCOM 2, 4 DLC packs, and the War of the Chosen expansion – as well as the Borderlands Legendary Collection, which contains the original Borderlands, its sequel, Borderlands 2, and its “pre-sequel,” Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel. 2K is also bringing its acclaimed BioShock series to Nintendo Switch, with BioShock Remastered, BioShock 2 Remastered, and BioShock Infinite: The Complete Edition, as well as BioShock: The Collection, which includes all three BioShock games in one package.
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: Black Order – Shadow of Doom Nintendo Switch DLC
It’s Doctor Doom vs. The Fantastic Four – the final DLC pack of MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE 3: The Black Order’s Expansion Pass is out now!
Shinsekai: Into the Depths
Take a deep breath and start your journey of survival and deep-sea exploration in Shinsekai: Into the Depths!
Animal Crossing: New Horizons Bunny Day Event
The first seasonal event for Animal Crossing: New Horizons is on its way! Between April 1 and April 12, residents of the island can participate in Bunny Day to find eggs hidden by bunny visitor Zipper and craft special items with them. Another free update to the game hits in late April, which adds the Earth Day event.
Tackle bizarre office problems by yourself or with a fellow co-worker in Good Job!, out now on Nintendo eShop!
Catherine: Full Body
Ring Fit Adventure rhythm mode update
Get your body moving to songs from Super Mario Odyssey, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Splatoon 2, and more in a free update for Ring Fit Adventure!
King’s Bounty 2
Offering a fresh take on the acclaimed fantasy series, King’s Bounty 2 expands upon its tactical turn-based battles to offer players a truly immersive RPG experience. Weight is added to each move, from battles to developing relationships with the people players meet within the world of Antara.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate ARMS Fighter
Bravely Default 2
Four new Heroes of Light embark on a grand and glorious mission guided by the elemental crystals in BRAVELY DEFAULT II. A free demo is available now!
Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics
51 tabletop classics are coming together on Nintendo Switch in Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics! Play games like Mancala, Hanafuda, Darts, and many more to your heart’s content with friends and family! Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics releases on June 5.
Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy and Star Wars: Episode 1 Racer
Panzer Dragoon: Remake
A new, remade version of the Panzer Dragoon game – true to the original, with improved graphics and controls, that suit modern gaming standards!
Trials of Mana
When these six destinies intertwine, the world will be born anew. Trials of Mana arrives on Nintendo Switch on April 24, 2020.
Pokemon Sword and Shield Expansion Pass Details
Learn more about the Pokémon Sword Expansion Pass and Pokémon Shield Expansion Pass Part I – The Isle of Armor, launching by the end of June.
More games headed to the Nintendo Switch in the next few months
- Fuser – 2020
- Elder Scrolls Blades – 2020
- Warhammer 40,000: Mechanicus – May 2020
- Vigor – Closed Beta – April 9
- Burnout Paradise Remastered – 2020
- Saints Row IV: Re-elected – March 27
- The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel 3 – June 30
- Mr. Driller DrillLand – June 25
- Minecraft Dungeons – 2020