Here it is, folks, the first proper full-length Nintendo Direct since September 2019. The presentation showcased a lot of exciting stuff for Nintendo Switch owners to look forward to.
Check out my full recap and roundup of the Nintendo Direct February 2021 showcase below:
Super Smash Bros Ultimate x Xenoblade Chronicles 2
Pyra and Mythra from Xenoblade Chronicles 2 will join the fighting game sometime in March 2021. They play as one character (two different stances), with her pal Rex joining in for her Final Smash attack.
Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout is coming to Nintendo Switch sometime in summer 2021.
Outer Wilds is coming to Nintendo Switch sometime in summer 2021.
Famicom Detective Club
Famicon Detective Club The Missing Heir and Famicom Detective Club The Girl Who Stands Behind are coming to the Nintendo Switch on 14 May 2021.
Samurai Warriors 5
Koei Tecmo’s Samurai Warriors 5 is coming to the Nintendo Switch sometime in summer 2021.
Legend Of Mana
The remastered Legend Of Mana is coming to the Nintendo Switch on 24 June 2021.
Monster Hunter Rise
Monster Hunter Rise gets a brand new trailer showcasing new areas and monsters, including a creepy giant spider with web-based attacks and moves. It also looks like the shrine twins from earlier trailers can join you in battle as possible A.I companions.
It’s coming to the Nintendo Switch on 26 March 2021.
Mario Golf Super Rush
Mario Golf Super Rush is coming to the Nintendo Switch on 25 June 2021.
Capcom Arcade Stadium
Capcom Arcade Stadium is now available on the Nintendo Switch. Features 30 classic arcade games from Strider to Chiki Chiki Boys.
Tales From The Borderlands
Tales From The Borderlands is coming to the Nintendo Switch on 24 March 2021.
Stubbs The Zombie In Rebel Without A Pulse
Stubbs The Zombie In Rebel Without A Pulse is coming to the Nintendo Switch, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X and PC on 16 March 2021.
No More Heroes 3
No More Heroes 3 is coming to the Nintendo Switch on 27 August 2021. It looks just as zany as its predecessors; instead of Earth assassins, you have to fight aliens. To duel them, you need to work odd jobs to get the money needed to participate.
Neon White is a lightning-fast first-person action game about exterminating demons in Heaven coming soon to Nintendo Switch and PC sometime in winter 2021.
DC Super Hero Girls Teen Power
DC Super Hero Girls Teen Power is coming to the Nintendo Switch on 4 June 2021.
Plants Vs Zombies Battle For Neighborville
Plants Vs Zombies Battle For Neighborville Complete Edition is coming to the Nintendo Switch on 19 March 2021.
Miitopia is coming to the Nintendo Switch on 21 May 2021.
Animal Crossing New Horizons Super Mario
Super Mario Bros. themed furniture and fashion items are coming to Animal Crossing New Horizons in a free update on 25 February 2021. The items will be available from 1 March 2021.
Project Triangle Strategy
Project Triangle Strategy is launching for Nintendo Switch sometime in 2022 and it continues Square Enix’s legacy of tactical RPGs featuring deep gameplay full of choices and consequences, strategically survey the battlefield to gain the upper hand. Basically it’s the Octopath team pulling off their version of Tactics Ogre.
The demo is now available on the Nintendo Switch.
Star Wars Hunters
Get ready for an all-new squad-based, free-to-play arena combat game when Star Wars Hunters comes to Nintendo Switch sometime in 2021.
Knockout City is a team-based multiplayer dodgeball game coming to the PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC, and Nintendo Switch on 21 May 2021.
World’s End Club
From the developers of the Danganropa franchise, World’s End Club is coming to the Nintendo Switch on 28 May 2021.
Supermassive Games’ Hades is getting a physical version on the Nintendo Switch on 19 March 2021.
Ninja Gaiden Master Collection
Publisher Koei Tecmo and developer Team Ninja have announced Ninja Gaiden Master Collection for PS4, PS5, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X and PC (Steam). It will launch on 10 June 2021.
Ninja Gaiden Master Collection includes remastered versions of Ninja Gaiden Sigma, Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2, and Ninja Gaiden 3 Razor’s Edge, as well as most previously released DLC.
Hyrule Warriors Age Of Calamity
The Hyrule Warriors Age Of Calamity Expansion Pass will add new characters, stages, and more.
SaGa Frontier Remastered
SaGa Frontier Remastered will launch for PS4, Nintendo Switch, PC via Steam, iOS, and Android on 15 April 2021.
The Legend Of Zelda Skyward Sword HD
Nintendo has announced The Legend Of Zelda Skyward Sword HD for Nintendo Switch. It will launch on 16 July 2021.
Players will be able to wing their sword and angle their slashes to uncover and break through opponents’ defenses using intuitive motion controls. Link will match the angle of each strike you make with the Joy-Con controller, creating immersive swordplay that relies on strategy and accuracy.
Movements feel smoother and more immediate thanks to the Nintendo Switch system’s increased processing power and HD graphics. Take advantage of the newly-added button only control scheme; perfect for playing in handheld mode or on the Nintendo Switch Lite system.
Splatoon 3 arrives on Nintendo Switch sometime in 2022.
In the wake of chaos, enter the sun-scorched Splatlands and the new city, Splatsville, inhabited by battle-hardened Inklings and Octolings. New weapons, moves, and more await, so be sure to keep an eye out for updates in the future.
You can check out the full Nintendo Direct February 2021 showcase below