Nintendo drops surprise Direct Mini confirming several rumoured Switch rerelease collections - MobileSyrup
|MobileSyrup 26 Mar 2020 at 14:24|
First off, the Japanese gaming giant confirmed that Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition, the enhanced port of the classic Wii JRPG is releasing on May 29th.
Further, Nintendo revealed other upcoming Switch releases, including Burnout Paradise Remastered, an Easter update to Animal Crossing: New Horizons, new music-focused features in Ring Fit Adventure and even an update to Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order.
Other remastered collections coming to the Switch include The Borderlands Legendary Collection, the XCOM 2 Collection and the Bioshock Collection alldropping on May 29th.
Regarding the update to Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Nintendo is launching a new Bunny Day celebration running from April 1st to the 15th. A rabbit named zipper will visit players islands and hide eggs that can be used for special crafting projects.
Other announcements include a new Nintendo-developed puzzle game called Job! that tasks players with solving puzzles in a large office building, a fighter from Arms coming to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate in June (though its unclear which character) and the release of an eShop demo for Bravely Default II.
Additionally, Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy is now available on the Switch, whileStar Wars Racer and a Panzer Dragoon remake are coming to the console. Capcoms underwater exploration game, Shinsekai: Into the Depths, is also making its way to the Switch.
The Direct (which is available in this post above) also states that some game release dates might shift amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.