On the night of February 8-9, 2023, Nintendo held a Nintendo Direct presentation, for which they prepared a lot of interesting announcements. For convenience, we have collected for you all the presented trailers in this article.
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom will release on May 12, 2023 on the Nintendo Switch. Preorders are open now for $70. According to the Nintendo eShop page, the game will be in Russian.
The announcement of Pikmin 4 for Nintendo Switch took place. The release will take place on July 27, 2023.
Xenoblade Chronicles 3
The third add-on for jRGP Xenoblade Chronicles 3, which is part of the season pass, will be released on February 15, 2023.
Samba de Amigo: Party Central
The announcement of the rhythm game Samba de Amigo: Party Central, which is a continuation of Samba de Amigo, released on arcade machines, SEGA Dreamcast and Nintendo Wii in 1999, 2000 and 2008, respectively. The release on Nintendo Switch will take place in the summer of 2023.
Announced dress up game Fashion Dreamer. The release on the Nintendo Switch will take place in 2023.
The release date for the Return to Castlevania crossover update for the Dead Cells roguelike has been announced. The release on all announced platforms will take place on March 6, 2023.
Puzzle adventure Tron: Identity set in the TRON universe will be released in April 2023 on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.
Bayonetta Origins: Cereza and the Lost Demon
The release date of Bayonetta Origins: Cereza and the Lost Demon, a spin-off of the Bayonetta slasher series, has become known. The game will release on Nintendo Switch on March 17, 2023.
Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective
Detective adventure game Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective will be released on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch in the summer of 2023. Previously, the game was only available on Nintendo DS and iOS.
Studio LEVEL5 has announced the jRPG DECAPOLICE for the Nintendo Switch. The release will take place sometime in 2023.
The first add-on for the Splatoon 3 shooter called Inkopolis will be released in the spring of 2023.
Disney Illusion Island, a 2D co-op platform game, will release on July 28, 2023.
Fire Emblem Engagement
For the tactical jRPG Fire Emblem Engage, the second add-on has been released, which is part of the season pass.
Harmony: The Fall of Reverie
Studio DON’T NOD, known for the Life is Strange series, has announced a new project called Harmony: The Fall of Reverie. The release will take place in June 2023 on PC, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S and Nintendo Switch.
Octopath Traveler II
Japanese RPG Octopath Traveler II has received a demo on the Nintendo Switch.
We Love Katamari REROLL+ Royal Reverie
Bandai Namco has announced We Love Katamari REROLL+ Royal Reverie, a cartoon arcade game. The release is expected on June 2 on the Nintendo Switch.
Free multiplayer arcade game Omega Strikers will visit the Nintendo Switch. This will happen on April 27, 2023.
Etrian Odyssey Origins Collection
The Etrian Odyssey Origins Collection has been announced, which includes remasters of three parts of the series (Etrian Odyssey HD, Etrian Odyssey II HD, Etrian Odyssey III HD). The release will take place on June 1, 2023 on PC and Nintendo Switch.
Sea of Stars
The 2D role-playing game Sea of Stars, which is a prequel to The Messenger platform game, has received a release date. The release will take place on August 29, 2023 on PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5 and Nintendo Switch, and the demo is already available on Nintendo Switch.
Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp
A compilation of remakes of two parts of Advance Wars, called Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp, has got a release date. It will release on the Nintendo Switch on April 21, 2023.
Kirby’s Return to Dreamland Deluxe
Kirby’s Return to Dream Land Deluxe is an enhanced version of the platform game Kirby’s Adventure, released for the Nintendo Wii in 2011. It will release on the Nintendo Switch on February 24, 2023.
Metroid Prime Remastered
Nintendo announced and immediately released a remaster of the shooter Metroid Prime, which was released on the Nintendo Gamecube in 2002. Metroid Prime Remastered is available exclusively on Nintendo Switch for $40.
Master Detective Archives: RAIN CODE
Master Detective Archives: RAIN CODE is set to release in Spring 2023 on Nintendo Switch.
Baten Kaitos I & II HD Remaster
The Baten Kaitos I & II HD Remaster compilation has been announced, which will include remasters of two parts of the Baten Kaitos classic RPG series. The release on Nintendo Switch will take place in the summer of 2023.
Fantasy Life i: The Girl Who Steals Time
Sandbox RPG Fantasy Life i: The Girl Who Steals Time has been announced. The release on the Nintendo Switch will take place in 2023.
Professor Layton and the New World of Steam
Professor Layton and the New World of Steam, the sequel to the detective adventure series, is coming to Nintendo Switch. The release date is still unknown.
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
The fourth add-on for the racing arcade Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, which will be part of the Booster Course Pass and the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack subscription, has been unveiled. The release will take place in the spring of 2023 on the Nintendo Switch.
Nintendo Switch Online
The Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack subscription will include GameBoy and GameBoy Advance games.
Below is the full transcript of the presentation: