Captain Toad coming to Switch and 3DS, Dark Souls Remastered Amiibo, Luigi’s Mansion remaster, details on other upcoming games and more

Nintendo held a Nintendo Direct today and announced some megatons to not be outdone by the announcements of The Division 2 and Call of Duty Black Ops 4 that happened earlier today.

Among the Nintendo Direct announcements were a new Smash Brothers coming to Switch, Amiibo for Dark Souls Remastered and lots more. Take a look at the list of what was announced below and/or watch the replay of the Nintendo Direct here. We’ll add individual trailers below as well as they become available.

Nintendo Switch: 

Super Smash Brothers – Coming later this year.

Dark Souls Remastered – Amiibo coming soon. Beta test May 25.

Splatoon 2, version 3.0 – A new update is coming in April with lots of goodies. DLC coming this summer.

Mario Tennis Aces – Coming June 22, new details shared.

Hyrule Warriors Definitive Edition – Coming May 18

South Park: The Fractured but Whole and Crash Bandicoot: N-Sane Trilogy – Coming to Switch April 24 and July 10, respectively.

Little Nightmares: Complete Edition – Coming May 18

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker – Coming to Switch July 13, features new Mario Odyssey level and two player support.

Octopath Traveler – coming July 13, new characters announced.

Sushi Striker: The Way of the Sushido – Coming June 8

Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes, Okami HD and Undertale – coming soon

Nintendo 3DS:

Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story + Bowser Jr.’s Journey – Coming next year

Luigi’s Mansion – GameCube remake with added Boss Rush mode and map display on bottom screen, coming some time in 2018.

Warioware Gold – game collection similar to Mario Party collection that came out recently, coming August 3.

Dillon’s Dead Heat Breakers – Coming May 24

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker – Coming soon

Sushi Striker: The Way of the Sushido – Coming June 8



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