Overwatch will come to Nintendo Switch; check out all event announcements

by Kelvin

Full of news, Direct introduced Overwatch, Xenoblade Chronicles and new heroes for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate; check everything that happened

The already customary September edition of Nintendo Direct happened on Wednesday (04), and with it were shown several news about previously announced games, as well as new titles coming to the Nintendo Switch, the company's hybrid console (a TV-set device that can also be used as a portable video game).


Overwatch, Super Nintendo, Pokemon, Assassins Creed, Doom and Animal crossing These are just some of the games that were present in the presentation, filling the library of the device. Were also announced ports of Wii U and even Wii! Below, check out everything that happened most importantly in Nintendo Direct.

Nintendo Direct: Check out all the news from the September presentation


Overwatch is a long-awaited game by owners of Switch since the console's launch in 2017. Success in Playstation 4, at the Xbox one and in PRAÇA, the game puts heroes with special abilities to dig into arenas.

Nothing was said in Direct about the technical aspects of the console version of Nintendoas it is a platform with less processing power compared to Sony and from Microsoft, which support Overwatch at a rate of 60 frames per second. More information should be released soon, as the game will be released next day. October 15th.

Luigi’s Mansion 3

In Luigi’s Mansion 3, the plumber in green clothes decides to take a vacation in a hotel, but did not expect the building to be haunted. Lucky for us, we received a new title from an excellent franchise!

In this hotel, each floor has a different theme, and it's up to Luigi to solve the puzzles and capture the ghosts that haunt the property. In this Nintendo Direct, some floors were briefly shown for the first time, in addition to the announcement of the ScreamPark, an area where players (between two and eight) can compete to see who is the best ghost hunter.

Luigi’s Mansion 3 will come exclusively to Nintendo Switch next day October 31st.

Super Kirby Clash

Available since the end of Nintendo Direct, the “new” game of pink acorn Kirby is a free to start (the way the Nintendo likes to call free games that have buyable content.

Super Kirby Clash not exactly new since it was already launched for the laptop 3DS. Here you can play alone or with up to four players (online or not). The game, of course, comes to Switch in high definition.

Trials of Mana

A classic RPG from Super Nintendo arrives at Nintendo Switch, in a totally redone version. O remake of the work arrives only in 2020, the day April 24th, but the wait is all worth it, considering that Trials of Mana will bring a lot of unpublished content.

Return of the Dinn Work

If solving puzzles and investigating crimes is your thing, Return of the Dinn Work It is a good choice. Announced on Direct From yesterday, the game has a very distinct look and an engaging story.

In it, the player is put to solve the disappearance of people on board a ship, having to observe the last moments of each character and deduce his name and form of death.

It is the second commercial game of the independent developer. Lucas Pope (creator of Papers, Please), and will arrive at Switch in our spring of 2019 which corresponds to the period between the months of september and november.

Little town hero

Little town hero is the new game of Game freak, franchise developer Pokemon. This is a strategy game in which the main weapon of the protagonist will be his ideas, according to the description in his own Nintendo Direct.

With almost all of the game's compositions being done by Toby Fox, the acclaimed independent composer Undertale, Litthe Town Hero will come exclusively to the Nintendo Switch in day October 16, 2019.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

As expected throughout Direct gives Nintendo, news about additional content for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate have been announced. For starters, the duo Banjo & Kazooie (classic characters from the time of Nintendo 64 and which today are properties of Microsoft) already available for purchase and download.

In addition, the character Terry bogardfranchise Fatal Fury, will arrive as additional content in November to the Big N fighting game. Finally, A Nintendo said it will continue to provide new fighters for the already amazing Super Smash Bros. character catalog. Ultimate

The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening

Already near its launch, the remake from classic Zelda from Game boy also participated in the Direct. A few brief moments of gameplay (it's always worth highlighting the game's impressive visuals), with room for a new feature in this release: the creation of dungeons (the trademark dungeons of the series).

This time, besides the launch of a new amiibo, other figures will be compatible with the game, with the possibility to save the data of a dungeon designed to be played in another Nintendo Switch. The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening will come exclusively to Nintendo Switch still this month, day September 20.

Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition

The world of Dragon Quest XI It is close to becoming accessible anywhere. The game, which in Switch will have the option of playing in high definition or in two-dimensional graphics, for the nostalgic, will reach the platform of Nintendo with free DLC on the day September 27th.

And for those in a hurry to check out the new version of the RPG title, a test version already available in the console's eShop.

Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore

As could not be missed, the Direct announced one more port of a game of Wii U: Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore. Highly praised when released in 2015, the game unites elements of franchises Fire emblem and Shin Megami Tensei and results in a colorful and vibrant RPG.

This adaptation to the Nintendo Switch will reach the console on the day January 17, 2020, but pre-order is now available.

Deadly Premonition 2: A Blessing in Disguise

Deadly Premonition 2: A Blessing in Disguise is announced in a double package for the Switch. The horror game comes as a sequel to the first title, originally released in 2010, which already available to the console of Nintendo under the name Deadly Premonition Origins.

The sequence does not have a certain date yet, but will be released in 2020.

Divinity Original Sin 2 Definitive Edition

One more RPG for the ad account! Divinity Original Sin 2 Definitive Edition It allows interactions between up to four players online, with a vast world to explore and creatures to conquer. Its launch took place right after the presentation of Nintendo Direct.

As a novelty, the game features the ability to share game progress with the version for Steam.

Doom 64

At one point, Pete Hines from Bethesda, appeared to announce to the Nintendo Switch the port of Doom 64, which will now join the other franchise titles already released for the console (the first three games and the 2016 series revival), as well as the upcoming Eternal Doom, which unfortunately has not received any new information on this Direct.

Doom 64 will come to Nintendo Switch in day November 22, 2019.

Rogue company

Rogue company is a new intellectual property and will be available at sometime by 2020. It will be an online match game where players will be able to play against people from other platforms and can enjoy progress on any device they want to play.

Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield

Keeping the custom of showing news of upcoming franchise releases Pokemon at homeopathic doses, the Nintendo Direct brought some details about Sword and Shield.

The customization of the main character has been expanded, and now it will be possible to choose to modify things like clothes, gloves and even haircut. O Pokémon Camp It will be an area for the player to play with their little monsters, being able to visit the Camp of friends and even make recipes for the creatures.

Finally, two new Pokemon were shown: Polteageist and Cramorant. Pokemon Sword and Pokémon Shield will be released exclusively for the Nintendo Switch in day November 15th.

Super Nintendo

One year after the launch of Nintendo Switch Online, the company announced that service subscribers will now have access, at no additional cost, to Super Nintendo, in a growing library. In addition, a new control, based on the original console control, has been announced, and will sell for $ 30.

Since today, September 5th, several games will be available, including classics like Super Mario Kart, Super Mario World, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, Super metroid, among others.

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020

The already traditional game of the Mascot Olympics of Nintendo and from Mowing will come to Nintendo Switch in November 5th. In addition to the usual wild sports-based disputes, the 2020 edition of the series will feature gameplay with retro-style visuals, such as sports games from the early 1900s. Super Nintendo.

Daemon X Machina

O Direct presented a second version for upcoming tests Daemon X Machina. In this new demo, the player will enjoy the game prologue, with the ability to maintain game progress if the player chooses to purchase it. The demonstration can be played by up to four people on a local network (with four handsets). Nintendo Switch).

Daemon X Machina will be released exclusively for Switch in day September 13th.

Animal Crossing New Horizons

One of the most anticipated games for Nintendo Switch certainly is Animal Crossing New Horizons. O Nintendo Direct showed many of the new possibilities for customization and interaction with the new title island, and stressed that the game will be released on the day. March 20, 2020.

Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition

Certainly the biggest surprise of all Nintendo Direct. Wii hit, Xenoblade Chronicles will come to Switch in 2020 in a definitive version and, as expected, in high definition.

The ad draws attention because, being the Wii a considerably weaker hardware platform than its competitors Playstation 3 and Xbox 360, Xenoblades Chronicles arrived presenting visuals that until then seemed impossible in the video game of Nintendo at the time.

Various other games

Faster, other games were featured on the Nintendo Direct. Star Wars: Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast, an enhanced version of a 2002 game, will be released for the Switch in September 24th.

The celebrated The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – Complete Edition will reach the hybrid console on the day October 15th, with all the content already released in the cartridge, no download required.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag and Assassin’s Creed: Rogue show up on the current platform of Nintendo in a single package called Assassin’s Creed: Rebel Collection in day December 6, 2019.

Dauntless, game free to play with possibility of cross platform, was announced but without a release date.

Just Dance 2020 Stayed for November 5th. GRID Autosport, for September 19th. Farming Simulator 20 will be released on December 3rd. Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, on September 20th. NBA 2K20 leaves on September 6th. Call of ctulhu, October 8th. The Outer Worlds arrives soon while Devil May Cry 2 It was scheduled for September 19th. Lastly, Vampyr will show up October 29th.

Undoubtedly it was a massive presentation, with many games being announced for the Nintendo Switch in this Direct, to please all types of players. Did you like the news? Leave it in the comments!