Nintendo has announced via their twitter that on 5th October they will release a new Fortnite-themed Nintendo Switch bundle. It comes with the Double Helix Bundle and 1,000 v-bucks, Fortnite’s in-game currency.
Nintendo has announced that a new main series Animal Crossing game is to be released next year!
Isabelle was also confirmed to be a playable character in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Nintendo has revealed in the Direct that Yoshi for the Nintendo Switch is called Yoshi’s Crafted World. The game is planned to release in Spring next year.
Nintendo has announced that a port of New Super Mario Bros U will be coming to the Nintendo Switch On 11th January 2019. It comes with new characters and the New Super Luigi U DLC.
Nintendo has revealed in the Nintendo Direct that Luigi’s Mansion 3 is coming to the Nintendo Switch. It is a working title and more details should be revealed in the near future.
The Nintendo Direct that was delayed from last week due to the earthquake in Japan has been rescheduled for today, 13th September at 11pm UK time, which is 3pm Pacific Time. It will last for around 35 minutes and will include titles for the Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Switch.
Nintendo have recently managed to reach another milestone for their consoles – they have managed to sell over 700 million units of hardware since 1983.
NES – 61.91M
SNES – 49.1M
Nintendo 64 – 32.93M
GameCube – 21.74M
Wii – 101.63M
Wii U – 13.56M
Switch – 19.67M (So far)
GameBoy (Color) – 118.69M
GameBoy Advance – 81.51M
DS – 154.02M
3DS – 72.89M
Nintendo have tweeted saying that a new type of splatling is coming to Splatoon 2 – the Nautilus 47. This weapon will allow you to store your charge, similar to the non-scopped chargers. They have said it will release ‘in a future update’