The final six months have been often quiet for Nintendo. Its massive vacation releases have been, a group of three remastered video games, and Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, a Zelda spin-off. Will the subsequent six months be totally different? We’ll discover out on Wednesday.
That is when Nintendo will host its subsequent, a presentation through which the Japanese gaming big will announce what video games you will be taking part in in your Swap “within the first half of 2021.”
What to anticipate
Nintendo says we’ll be seeing information on Tremendous Smash Bros. Final, plus we’re prone to get an excellent have a look at New Pokemon Snap, which is slated for an April 30 launch. But it surely’s a 50 minute presentation, longer than final July’s Nintendo Direct Mini, so we’re anticipating no less than one juicy reveal.
It is attainable that we’ll get extra DLC for Pokemon Sword and Protect, because the second of the 2 beforehand introduced growth packs was launched final October. And with the previous few Mario releases being remasters — 3D All-Stars and, earlier this month, the WiiU’s 3D World — our favourite plumber is due for a brand new journey. Plus in fact, there’s all the time the likelihood that we’ll see extra Breath of the Wild 2.
There’s an opportunity that the “another factor” announcement will not be a sport in any respect. The rumor mill has for a lot of months circulated whispers of a brand new, 4K-capable Nintendo Swap. Not Swap Lite, however Swap Heavy. (It’ll completely not be referred to as that.)
Nintendo Direct begins at 2 p.m. PT and 5 p.m ET on Wednesday, Feb. 17. Should you’re within the UK, you will have to attend up till 10 p.m. GMT Wednesday. For Australians, Nintendo Direct takes place on Thursday, Feb. 18, at 9 a.m. AEST.
Methods to Watch
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If YouTube is not your factor, you may also watch Nintendo Direct on Nintendo’s Twitch or its web site.