January 2018 Nintendo Direct Mini Covers Upcoming Switch Games

January 2018 Nintendo Direct Mini Covers Upcoming Switch Games

Check out the rest of the Nintendo announcements (with groan-worthy narrated clips) at the Direct page. The presentation was heavy on DLC and ports of older games, but what about new stuff?

Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze originally launched for Wii U and this Switch re-release will be available on May 4. Wave one (January 31) will include new contender Aegislash and supports Mega Rayquaza and Mimikyu. Definitive Edition, Payday 2, and Kirby Star Allies leading the pack. Better yet, you can mix and match friend abilities to perform ultra new combos.

The Switch port of Dragon Quest Builders, the Dragon Quest-themed take on Minecraft, has a demo available today. New additions from the Wii-U include Hyrule Warriors and Donkey Kong Country Freeze. It will be a paid DLC set to be released in spring 2018.

Messi stars as Barca thrash Celta to reach Copa del Rey Q/finals
"We can't think that the result is in our favour because then there is the risk that we will make a mistake", he continued. It was another encouraging sign for Barcelona , with the Frenchman continuing his recovery from a recent injury layoff.

Nintendo announced a new Mario Tennis game: Mario Tennis Aces.

Ys VIII, the latest game in the long-running action RPG series is coming to the Switch this Summer. PS4 in particular has had a surge in sales this week, which is normal considering that the first week of the year is traditionally favorable to PlayStation platforms, as their audience is usually people who use the money they receive in the new year in purchasing the consoles or content related.

A free update is coming to Super Mario Odyssey, and it's filled with balloons. The update also brings new outfits for Mario and filters for Snapshot mode. Updates will come with time, but you can find it in Spring 2018.

No other U.S. president has so clearly ignored a national security threat
Bob Corker, chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, said Cardin had kept the Tennessee Republican informed about the report. Trump has said his campaign never colluded with Russian Federation and has called the investigation a hoax.

SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy was announced, it will feature an all-female ensemble. The game will feature split screen co-op, even when not docked. It's coming this summer. The game will be updated with a new character, Funky Kong.

Players will be able to experience Hyrule Warriors in 1080p HD graphics in TV mode. The new character, Joy, will feature new perks, new weapons, and a cool LED mask when Payday 2 launches next month.

Fe and Celeste More third-party titles for Nintendo Switch announced at the event. There's Assist Mode which lets you tweak different facets of its difficulty such as pace and damage taken along with B-side chapters that have greater challenges. It's coming January 25.

Skype adds Private Conversations with end-to-end encryption
You will only be able to start private chats with other Skype Insiders running the latest version of the app during the preview. In collaboration with Signal, Microsoft is introducing a Private Conversations feature in Skype, powered by Signal Protocol .

With a solid date having been put in place for the highly anticipated indie platformer titles Fe and Celeste, Nintendo his continually shown their dedication to games both big and large by forging solid windows of communication with indie game developers.

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