Nintendo Direct Wrap-Up: Every Nintendo Switch and 3DS Announcement Right Here (VIDEO)

Most of the time, Nintendo Direct announcements are highlights of people’s weeks, presenting new information on titles and games coming to their consoles handheld or otherwise. This time around, it’s all about the Nintendo 3DS and Switch games launching this year and that includes brand new details on the Mario Tennis Aces.

Plenty of epic announcements were in store as well, including the announcement of Super Smash Bros for the Nintendo Switch, Okami HD, South Park: The Fractured But Whole, and much more. Check out the complete first March Nintendo Direct announcement below, hosted by Nintendo director and producer, Yoshiaki Koizumi:

Nintendo Direct Wrap-Up For March 8th

Nintendo Switch & Release Dates

  • Kirby Star Allies – (March 16th)
    • Free demo available now on the Nintendo eShop
  • Okami HD – (eShop this Summer)
  • Sushi Strike: The Way of Sushido  – (June 8th)
  • Octopath Traveler – (July 13th)
    • New Travelers: apothecary Alfyn and merchant Tressa
    • Special Edition revealed
    • Free demo available now
  • Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes – (2018)
  • Dark Souls: Remastered + Solaire of Astora Amiibo (May 25th)
    • Amiibo sold separately
  • Mario Tennis Aces – (June 22nd)
  • Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker – (July 13th)
  • Undertale – (Eventually in 2018)
  • Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy – (July 10th)
  • Little Nightmares – (May 18th)
  • South Park: The Fractured But Whole – (April 24th)
  • Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition – (May 18th)
  • Super Smash Bros (2018)

Nintendo 3DS

  • WarioWare Gold – (August 3rd)
  • Dillon’s Dead-Heat Breakers – (May 24th)
  • Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story + Bowser Jr.’s Journey – (2019)
  • Detective Pikachu + XL Detective Pikachu Amiibo – (March 23rd)
    • Amiibo sold separately
  • Luigi’s Mansion – (2018)
  • Sushi Strike: The Way of Sushido (June 8th)

The March Nintendo Direct most certainly did not disappoint! Those are some big names with crowded followings. Which are you looking forward to the most? Are there any 3DS games that you’re excited for? Let us know in the comments section below or start a conversation on DFTG Facebook page. To stay up to date on gaming news as it happens, follow us on Twitter! Here’s some of our latest:

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