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Samus Returns accolades trailer

Metroid: Samus Returns Accolades Trailer Posted

Metroid: Samus Returns is out today, and the reviews are glowing in its favor. Nintendo uploaded a Samus Returns accolades trailer, praising the remake as one of the best Metroid games to date. They also released a launch trailer highlighting some epic moments in the game.

Heavy Splatling Deco

Heavy Splatling Deco Coming Tonight on Splatoon 2

Nintendo revealed some Splatoon news during their September Direct on Wednesday. Today, they also announced the upcoming weapon for Friday night, the Heavy Splatling Deco. Unfortunately, there’s currently no news on when the Tenta Brella will make its appearance in the game.

Poké Ball Themed New Nintendo 2DS

Poké Ball Themed New Nintendo 2DS XL Announced

During their September Direct, Nintendo announced a Poké Ball themed New Nintendo 2DS XL coming out on November 3. They also announced a Pikachu face 2DS XL in Japan, but there’s no news of it coming to the west. In fact, Japan got a lot of New 2DS love during the direct.

Pre-Order Super Mario Odyssey Switch

Super Mario Odyssey Bundle Launching October 27

The hype for Super Mario Odyssey is so real I can feel it. To add fuel to the excitement fire, Nintendo revealed a Super Mario Odyssey bundle to release when the game launches. The bundle comes with a Switch case, red Joy-Con, and a digital version of the game, as well as the Switch itself.

Project Octopath Traveler demo

Project Octopath Traveler Demo Available now

The new Square Enix JRPG Project Octopath Traveler demo is now available on the Switch eShop. Nintendo made the announcement during their September Direct, showing some gameplay and overall concept. They also said feedback from the demo will help the further development of the game.

Skyrim

Skyrim for Switch Launches on November 17

After months of waiting, we now have a date for Skyrim! You can play the Bethesda classic on November 17. Nintendo made the announcement during the September Direct, where they also announced two other Bethesda titles.

Lyn

Lyn Announced for Fire Emblem Warriors

During their September Direct, Nintendo revealed Lyn as a playable character in Fire Emblem Warriors. They also released a brief trailer highlighting some gameplay featuring Marth, Corrin, and Camila among others. Warriors comes out in North America on October 20.

Kirby Star Allies

Kirby Star Allies Coming Spring 2018 on Switch

Nintendo revealed the title for Kirby’s newest game during the Direct today. Kirby Star Allies is coming to the Switch sometime Spring 2018. Oh, and they also showed off a ribbed King Dedede, so that’s even more reason to be. 

Lola Pop Update

Lola Pop Update 3.0 Available Today After Direct

Nintendo announced that the Lola Pop Update 3.0 goes up today! Go try out the newest fighter right now. The update also includes custom controls as well as arms and a stage based on the new fighter.

DOOM

DOOM and Wolfenstein Making the Move to Switch

Bethesda has two more games coming to the Switch. DOOM and Wolfenstein are on their way. DOOM releases sometime this holiday, while Wolfenstein II waits to release in 2018. Nintendo made the announcement during their September Direct. They also revealed the launch date for Skyrim on Switch.