By Staff, Thursday, 11 January 2018 13:36 GMT Is it time to praise the sun? Nintendo is kicking off a surprise (sort of) Nintendo Direct and you can watch all the reveals below. We’re expecting not only new details and footage of new first-party games, but also a reveal of a Dark Souls remaster for the Switch. … [Read more...] about Nintendo Direct January 2018: watch all the Switch announcements here
Dark Souls Remastered is reportedly set to be announced today during a Nintendo Direct Mini, that will air shortly following a Nintendo Direct presentation. The game is allegedly set to launch on the Switch, PS4 and Xbox One and PC, with Kotaku claiming that it will first be announced for Switch in the Nintendo Direct Mini, before it will later be confirmed for other consoles and the PC. According to the report, the Switch port will be developed by a different team than the PS4, Xbox One and PC ports, with the latter versions of the game featuring "rebuilt lighting and SFX based on Dark Souls 3." The game will also feature multiplayer support for up to six concurrent players. Bandai Namco is allegedly looking to bring Dark Souls 2 and Dark Souls 3 to the Switch eventually, though there are no plans to release a trilogy collection. According to the publisher of the report, Laura Kate Dale, Nintendo of America's tweet yesterday depicting Chibi Robo on fire may have been a … [Read more...] about Report: Dark Souls Remastered Switch to Be Announced During Today’s Nintendo Direct
Nintendo has fanned the flames of fan anticipation for its first Nintendo Direct of the year by setting fire to cute mini-robot Chibi-Robo. With Nintendo itself pouring gasoline on the rumours with an official tweet, if the Nintendo Direct doesn’t happen in the next 24 hours we’d expect an internet revolt. You know how games fans, can be, right? Feisty! pic.twitter.com/BkhTYDNnpY — Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) January 10, 2018 Nintendo still has plenty of titles for the Nintendo Switch that it hasn’t shown off in detail; Kirby Star Allies, Fire Emblem, Bayonetta 3, Metroid Prime 4, and new Pokemon and Yoshi games – and that’s just first-party releases. The hype is contagious, and not to be outdone (or let rivals steal the limelight), plenty of other publishers want to get in on the buzz, including Bethesda, Ubisoft and Sega. oh hey guys pic.twitter.com/3tQZ20lDsp — Sonic the Hedgehog (@sonic_hedgehog) January 10, 2018 … [Read more...] about Nintendo Direct 2018: if it doesn’t happen today there’s going to be more than the Chibi-Robo on fire
Nintendo is yet to announce anything related to Nintendo Direct and on the other hand, fans are eager to know when the event will take place, however, one theory suggests that Nintendo Direct will start without any announcement from Nintendo. This comes from Twitter user “Gravity the Ghost” who claims to have cracked the code. According to him, Nintendo Direct will start without any announcement from Nintendo this year and he also has some evidence to back it up. According to the report, the reason why Nintendo Tweeted the picture of Chibi-Robo is that the Nintendo Direct at which the game was announced went live without any announcement. He further added that the reason why Nintendo NY tweeted the picture of Hot Dog Mii is that Tomodachi Life Direct also went live without any announcement. Based on these two tweets, the report suggests that this year’s Nintendo Direct will start without any announcement. He added in another tweet that Nintendo might only give … [Read more...] about Report: Nintendo Direct Will Go Live Without Any Announcement From Nintendo
Contributors: Polygon Staff Nintendo had a slew of announcements up its sleeve for today's Nintendo Direct presentation, including a reveal of The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD for Wii U and a surprise guest character for Super Smash Bros. that no one saw coming. For a handy round-up of today's announcements, check out Polygon's StoryStream. … [Read more...] about Nintendo Direct November 2015: From Twilight Princess HD to Cloud in Smash Bros.