The latest Nintendo Direct presented a variety of new games and updates – including the highly sought-after The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom and a new title in the Professor Layton puzzle game series!
The full list of announcements reads as follows:
- The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom
Link’s new adventure releases on the 12th of May 2023.
- Pikmin 4
Experience the latest big adventure of the little Pikmin after the 21st of July 2023.
- Professor Layton and the New World of Steam
Announcement teaser, no release information yet.
- Kirby’s Return To Dream Land Deluxe
Demo now available, full game releases on the 24th of February 2023.
- Dead Cells: Return to Castlevania
This crossover-DLC releases on the 6th of March 2023.
- OCTOPATH TRAVELER II
Free demo now available.
- Metroid Prime Remastered
A remastered version of the beloved original. Play the digital version now or pick up the physical version from the 3rd of March 2023.
- Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass: Wave 4
Adds 8 new courses and Birdo as a new character.
- Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Expansion Pass, Volume 3
Enjoy a new hero and additional challenges.
- Samba de Amigo: Party Central
Celebrate with this new dancing game after Summer 2023.
- Fashion Dreamer
Create stunning outfits and customise your clothes in Fashion Dreamer some time in 2023.
- TRON: Identity
Releases in April 2023.
- Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective
The latest CAPCOM title releases in Summer 2023.
Releases in 2023.
- Bayonetta Origins: Cereza and the Lost Demon
Play as a young witch fighting monsters on the 17th of March 2023.
- Splatoon 3: Expansion Pass
Enjoy Inkopolis & Side order now.
- Disney Illusion Island
Adventure awaits Mickey & friends on the 28th of July 2023.
- Fire Emblem Engage Expansion Pass
Enhance your game with 4 new packs now and 2 more packs later in 2023.
- Harmony: The Fall of Reverie
Available from June 2023.
- We Love Katamari REROLL+ Royal Reverie
Available for Nintendo Switch Online members from the 20th to the 26th of February 2023.
- Sea of Stars
Releases on the 29th of August 2023.
- Omega Strikers
Releases on the 27th of April 2023.
- Etrian Odyssey Origins Collection
Form a party and explore the forest from the 1st of June 2023.
- Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp
Get your tools ready on the 21st of April 2023.
- Game Boy – Nintendo Switch Online
Awesome Game Boy games available for Nintendo Switch Online members.
- Game Boy Advance – Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack
Beloved Game Boy Advance games available for Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack members.
- Master Detective Archives: RAIN CODE
Put your mental skills to the test from the 30th of June 2023.
- Baten Kaitos I & II HD Remaster
Available in Summer 2023.
- FANTASY LIFE i: The Girl Who Steals Time
Available some time in 2023.
- More games:
Minecraft Legends (18th of April 2023)
Blanc (14th of February 2023)
Megaman (14th of April 2023)
Have a Nice Death (22nd of March 2023)
WBSC eBaseball (available now)
Disney Dreamlight Valley – New Realm (April 2023)
Tales of Symphonia Remastered (17th of February 2023)