On Thursday September 13th, Nintendo held a Direct which showcased games for the upcoming Fall and Winter seasons as well as games coming in 2019.
The direct started off with a reveal trailer for Luigi’s Mansion 3 with a 2019 release date. The 30 second teaser showed Luigi exploring a haunted hotel. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe, which combines New Super Mario Bros. U and New Super Luigi U, was also announced. The game will feature a new playable character Toadette, who can transform into Peachette with a Super Crown power-up. Multiple Final Fantasy games are coming to the Switch, including Final Fantasy 7, 9, and 10 in 2019. The Direct ended with a reveal trailer for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate which showcased Isabelle from the Animal Crossing Series as a brand new fighter. A teaser for a brand new Animal Crossing game coming in 2019, was also shown.
3ds games were also featured in the direct. Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn, a port of Kirby’s Epic Yarn, will release in 2019. Luigi’s Mansion for the 3ds will be released on October 12. Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story + Bowser Jr’s Journey will be released on January 11, 2019.
The Nintendo Switch Online service was featured, giving additional information. The service will launch on September 18th and will allow Switch users to play games online, have cloud saves, and play select NES titles. Switch Online users will also have access to special offers, however, Nintendo has not revealed what those special offers will be.
To see all the games announced, watch the full Nintendo Direct below.
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