Nintendo has announced a bunch of latest video games for the Switch console throughout a live-streamed Nintendo Direct occasion. This is the primary time since September 2019 Nintendo hosted a full-fledged on-line Direct presentation. The hour-long reside occasion included a slate of latest video games together with Splatoon 3, Mario Golf: Super Rush and The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD, amongst others.
The new video games announced for the Switch will assist solidify Nintendo’s place within the aggressive video video games market. Although the Switch console is doing nice, the Japanese firm has been beneath strain to announce a souped model of the console. Nintendo’s Switch console faces stiff competitors from Sony’s PlayStation 5 and Microsoft’s Xbox Series X/Series S.
Splatoon has been formally announced for the Switch, although it isn’t anticipated to hit cabinets till 2022. Not a lot is understood concerning the sport, however we do know that the brand new sport will likely be set in Splatsville, the “city of chaos” located in the midst of the Splatlands. Splatoon 3 is the sequel to the favored vibrant fight sport that was launched on the Nintendo Switch in 2017. Even although Splatoon is a younger franchise, it already has a cult following amongst Nintendo followers. The first sport within the Splatoon sequence was a Wii U unique that made its debut in 2015.
Mario Golf: Super Rush
A brand new Mario sport is announced for the Switch, and it’s known as Mario Golf: Super Rush. When launches on June 25, the journey sport permits you to swing the Joy-Con controller to play golf. The sport additionally features a multiplayer Speed Golf mode permitting you to play with three different gamers.
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD
Although there was no info on the sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, it did reveal The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD for the Switch. This is a high-definition remake of the 2011 Wii sport, full with movement controls. Nintendo can be releasing a particular themed pair of controllers will likely be launched when the sport hits retail cabinets.
Other video games announced throughout the digital-only broadcast included ports for indie video games reminiscent of Fall Guys and Outer Wilds in addition to a free-to-play on-line multiplayer sport Star Wars Hunters, No More Heroes Trilogy and Famicom Detective Club.
You can watch trailers for each sport coming to the Switch within the subsequent six months down beneath.