Table of Contents
- Nintendo Direct for September has Mario Kart 8!
- Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door Remake
- F-Zero 99
- WarioWare Move It!
- Dave the Diver
- Eastword Octopia
- Wargroove 2
- New Splatoon DLC
- Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes
- Mario vs. donkey kong
- Prince of Persia - The Lost Crown
- Horizon Chase 2
- Super Mario RPG
- Another Code – Recollection
- Princess Peach Showtime!
- SaGa Emerald Beyond
- Tomb Raider I-III Remastered
- Detective Pikachu Returns
- Against: Operation Deluga
- Unicorn Overlord
- Luigi's Mansion 2 HD
- Bandle Tale: A League of Legends Story
- Song of Nunu: A League of Legends Story
The already traditional Nintendo Direct September has arrived, surprising everyone with a series of announcements for fans of the company's console over the next few months. Over the course of 40 minutes, we saw a little more of the new DLC for Splatoon 3, remake of Paper Mario e F-Zero 99!
O showmetech has compiled a list of key announcements to ensure you don't miss a single detail. Keep reading and discover everything Nintendo has prepared for fans in its latest presentation.
Nintendo Direct for September has Mario Kart 8!
What promises to be the last wave of clues for the Booster Course Pass was also revealed in Nintendo Direct of today. In addition to bringing new tracks, she will also be accompanied by some characters beloved by fans, such as Pauline, Funky Kong, Peachette and Diddy Kong. Although there is no official date yet, the update should arrive at the end of 2023!
Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door Remake
To close the event, Nintendo announced the remastered re-release of Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door. This classic GameCube RPG will allow a new generation of players to experience its unique humor and narrative. It's worth remembering that this version of the plumber's games has RPG aspects.
It may not have been what fans expected, but F-Zero, the popular racing game originally released for Super Nintendo in 1990 will receive a new version similar to Battle Royale. Something that has already happened to Tetris 99, Super Mario Bros. 99 and also the Pac-Man 99!
The game is now available to subscribers of Nintendo Switch Online.
WarioWare Move It!
A new gameplay trailer has been revealed, showcasing the action of this motion-controlled title for Nintendo Switch. With more than 200 minigames, it will hit stores on November 3, 2023.
Dave the Diver
Released without much fuss in 2023, but soon became one of the most beloved games of that year with hundreds of positive reviews on Steam, Dave the Diver was one of the advertisements Nintendo Direct. The game, where we have to divide our time between diving to the bottom of the ocean and being a Sushi chef, contains an interesting story that goes far beyond what we think!
An expansion standalone for the acclaimed game Eastward was announced. Players can expect this update until the end of 2023.
Inspired by the acclaimed Advance Wars: Wargroove is about to release its sequel on the Nintendo Switch. Although it is already available on PC, the news is that it will be a console exclusive on the portable.
For fans of turn-based strategy and tactics, the title promises not to disappoint. The sequel will come equipped with an incredible story and campaign editor, which will allow players to delve even deeper into the narrative and, perhaps, create their own war tales.
New Splatoon DLC
Nintendo started the presentation with a highlight on the expansion of the Splatoon 3. This update appears to introduce a mode roguelike, where the player moves between floors in an elevator facing random enemies and selecting powers between each floor. It is expected to arrive in the first months of 2024.
Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes
A new trailer for the RPG from the same developers as the classic was released Suikoden. Following the tradition of the game that marked generations, the new title will focus around an army, where players will be able to recruit more than 100 different characters, each with their own narrative and motivation.
The promised depth is impressive. In addition to venturing across vast territories and interacting with hundreds of characters, players will also have the opportunity to build and develop a city throughout the epic saga. This mechanic refers to the charm of Suikoden, where the development of the fortress and interaction with recruited characters were central elements of the gameplay.
Mario vs. donkey kong
The return of the platform series that pits Mario against Donkey Kong has been announced. This version, which will be released for Nintendo Switch, has a new 3D art style, but maintains its classic theme. It will be available on February 16, 2024.
Prince of Persia - The Lost Crown
Ubisoft has revealed a trailer for the reboot of Prince of Persia, a stunning 2D combat-focused platformer. It will be released on January 18, 2024.
Horizon Chase 2
now available for Nintendo Switch, Horizon Chase 2, the racing game with a cartoonish aesthetic and an arcade feel, arrives on the hybrid console with individual matches and also the possibility for up to four players to get together for local or even online multiplayer!
Super Mario RPG
A closer look at this highly anticipated remake has been shown. Today, we were able to see a little more about the game's combat system, which is very similar to the original, but, at the same time, modernized. It is scheduled for November 17, 2023.
Another Code – Recollection
The popular Nintendo DS adventure game Trace Memories returns to the Nintendo Switch. A combination of puzzle and mystery awaits players on a mysterious island. The premiere will be on January 19, 2024, and the version for the hybrid console will contain both the original game and its sequel, Two Memories, for Wii!
Princess Peach Showtime!
Princess Peach's new game promises to delight players. With settings reminiscent of theater stages and a new companion in the form of a star-spangled ribbon, Peach will have new abilities and transformations. Arrival is scheduled for March 22, 2024.
SaGa Emerald Beyond
Despite not being one of Square Enix's best-known RPG series, SaGa returns with a new title for Nintendo Switch, Emerald Beyond, promising a rich narrative and a timeline-based combat system. The launch is scheduled for 2024, but no confirmed date.
Tomb Raider I-III Remastered
The original 90's Tomb Raider trilogy will receive a remastered collection, with improved graphics and all expansions included, it's the chance for fans to relive the classic in the Nintendo Switch. Release scheduled for February 14, 2024.
Detective Pikachu Returns
The long-awaited sequel to Detective Pikachu new details were shown at September's Nintendo Direct, where we were able to see a little more of the gameplay, which involves investigation, exploration, friendship with Pokémon and using their abilities to unravel a great mystery. Mark your calendars: the launch is scheduled for October 6, 2023.
If you like overcoming challenges and a medieval aesthetic more similar to the real world rather than fantasy, then keep an eye on wartales, a game also already available for computers and which will now reach consoles first in Nintendo Switch.
In it, we control a band of mercenaries where the main objective is to survive in a large open world, where combat, dangerous contracts and death will guide your life, where only the strongest will survive.
Against: Operation Deluga
A Wayforward, in partnership with Konami, is releasing a remastered version of this Nintendo classic. Known for its difficulty since forever, now, new and old fans will be able to challenge themselves to beat this game. There will also be multiplayer available, where up to four players can get together.
The developer behind 13 sentinels e Odin's Sphere finally revealed which new game they are working on in this September Nintendo Direct: Unicorn Overlord. A turn-based tactical RPG, which will contain more than 60 characters available to be recruited to your team.
The game also combines exploration across the world map and a new battle system developed by the company, while still maintaining the company's own style. Vanillaware. In it, we will need to make a name for ourselves among five nations and liberate our kingdom!
Luigi's Mansion 2 HD
Originally released for the 3DS, Luigi's Mansion 2 stood out for continuing the adventure of Mario's less famous brother in a mansion full of ghosts and mysteries. This new version not only brings graphical improvements to the game, but also introduces a long-desired feature: the possibility of online cooperation for up to 4 people.
Players can look forward to this enhanced version of one of the most iconic adventures in mid-2024 with an even more immersive and fun return to the haunted mansion!
Bandle Tale: A League of Legends Story
A Riot continues to expand its universe of League of Legends to other games and now, it's the Yordles' turn to gain prominence in Bandle Tale, focused on the magical confusion of Bandópolis! Scheduled for release in 2024, the game plans to be cozy and focused on construction, in addition to being accompanied by a wonderful pixel art style.
Song of Nunu: A League of Legends Story
Another game inspired by the League of Legends universe, but here we leave Bandópolis and go to the freezing lands of Freljord, where Nunu and his monster friend are adventuring!
And these were the main announcements of Nintendo Direct of September, showing that the company's fans have several games for the coming months. Now, we want to hear from you: which ads caught your attention the most? Which game are you most looking forward to playing on your Nintendo Switch? Share your opinions and expectations with us in the comments below.
Nintendo Direct did not present any news for Pokémon fans, but a new DLC for the game came out today!
Text proofread by: Pedro Bomfim (14 / 09 / 23)