Who doesn’t love a good September Nintendo Direct from Nintendo? And at a nice chill time. So yes, there’s a heap to cover so let’s get to it.
Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak Is A Massive Expansion
It’s a paid piece of downloadable content and the biggest yet. It’s coming in Winter next year.
We Got Another Look At Mario Party Superstars
It’s shaping up to be some good fun.
Nintendo 64 Games and SEGA Genesis Games Are Finally Coming To Switch Too
Not only will they be coming to Nintendo Switch, but they’ll have both local and online multiplayer support. It’s part of a new “expansion pack” membership plan that’s coming later in October. The games include titles such as Super Mario 64, Mario Kart 64, Mario Tennis, Ocarina of Time and Banjo Kazooie is also coming at a later date.
Both Consoles Come With Switch Enabled Controllers Too
They’ll be available through Nintendo’s online store exclusively for Nintendo Switch Online members. They’re wireless too which is just fab.
We Got A Better Look At Splatoon 3 And It’s World
It’s looking as stylish as ever and the campaign this time around is called “Return of the Mammalians” implying some new species may be entering the fold.
We Finally Got Another Look At Bayonetta 3
Bayonetta herself features a brand new look but the overall action is shaping up to be some of the series best. It looks like you’ll be able to command her demons during battle for the first time too. It’s releasing next year.
A New Card-Based RPG From The Mind That Brought Us Nier Is Coming
It’s an RPG adventure except it’s entirely made from cards. Wowee. It’s releasing on October 28th and is called Voice of Cards: The Isle Dragon Roars.
Disco Elysium: The Final Cut Got A Proper Release Date Too
It’s coming October 12th digitally but a physical version is coming early next year.
Some More Hyrule Warriors: Age Of Calamity DLC Was Shown Off
It’s coming October 29th and will let you play as Purah and R0bbie.
The Super Mario Film Has A Release Date And An Interesting Voice Cast
It’s presumably an animated film but it’ll be hitting most territories in December 2022. Chris Pratt is playing Mario, while Anya Taylor-Joy is playing Peach. Charlie Day will also bring Luigi to life while Jack Black is Bowser. Keegan-Michael Key is Toad too while Seth Rogen will be Donkey Kong. Where am I.
Kirby And The Forgotten Land Takes Kirby In An Exciting New Direction
You’ll be able to suck and blow your way through what looks like an apocalyptic wasteland in full 3D. It’s releasing in the Australian Autumn of 2022.
Square Enix Is Having A Go At The Mario Kart Thing With Chocobo GP
You can cast classic Final Fantasy spells and play as cutesy versions of your favourite Final Fantasy characters. Kind of. It’s releasing exclusively for Nintendo Switch in 2022.
The Final Smash Bros. Fighter Is Being Revealed In October
You can tune in on the 5th of October to see who it is.
There Will Be An Animal Crossing Direct In October
Free content will arrive in November, but a Direct will detail all the content coming in that update sometime in October.
More Free Updates Are Coming To Super Mario Golf
Koopa Troopa and Ninji are being added and two new courses will be added. The coolest bit is the update is coming later today.
Disney Magical World 2 Is Getting An Enhanced Port For Nintendo Switch
It’s releasing this year and includes all the downloadable content released throughout the life cycle of the 3DS version.
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic Is Coming To Nintendo Switch
It’s untouched from the original but will be launching on November 11th for Nintendo Switch.
The Dying Light Series Is Coming To Nintendo Switch
The first game is coming to the Switch in the form of “Platinum Edition” which includes all the downloadable content thus far. It’s hitting Switch on October 19th. A Cloud Version of Dying Light 2 releases on the same day as other platforms on February 4th.
Triangle Strategy Has Improved And Got A Release Date
Heaps of feedback has been implemented from the previous demo, but the game is releasing officially on March 4th 2022.
We Got Another (Final) Look At Metroid Dread
It’s looking as action-packed as ever, and Samus gets some new suits at some point throughout the game. It’s still on track for release next week.
Shadowrun Trilogy Brings Together The Classic RPG Series
All three games are included in the package with turn-based combat too. It’s out next year.
Castlevania Advance Collection Brings Four Classic Castlevania Games To Switch
All regional variants of each Game Boy Advance game, a gallery, and quicksave functionality are included. Even better, it’s out today.
Actraiser Renaissance Is A Redux Of The SNES Classic
It’s visually so much richer than it was when it first appeared on the SNES. It’s available later today – with new boss battles and levels too.
DELTARUNE Is Continuing On The Switch Too
Chapter 2 will come to the Switch later today as a free update for Chapter 1.