Nintendo Direct Highlights 2/13/19

Updated: Feb 20, 2019

Today was the Direct and there was some awesome announcements! I was so pleasantly surprised at the end of this Direct. I would like to share some of my favorite highlights. I will also post the full Direct video below.

Super Mario Maker 2 - Coming in June

First off this is what a lot of people have been asking for. From the trailer it looks like they have added more elements to make your Mario level creations.

Smash update - coming soon

More smash updates coming soon

Box boy and box girl - Coming 4/26

I have never played a game like this and it looks like a very interesting puzzle game. Also has co-op mode.

Toad Treasure Tracker update now and DLC in March

Toad treasure tracker has been updated with co-op mode! Also more levels are coming in the form of a DLC in March.

Dragon quest builders 2 - 7/12

Never played this game but it seems like a play on the Minecraft formula with more adventure and story from the Dragon Quest series.

Yoshi's crafted world (demo today) - coming 3/29

This game got a release date as well as a demo today! Explore the crafted world with Yoshi in this 2D platform game. This game can be turned around and the view can switch on the fly.

Tetris 99 (free game) - Out now

This is Tetris online with online events.

Dead by Daylight - coming Fall 2019

This very successful online arena/horror style game has you being hunted by another player. Your goal is to survive and escape as well as help others.

Assassin's Creed III remaster - coming 5/21

Assassins creed III is getting a remake with the base game and the DLC's. Explore the US colonial wars in this assassin game.

The Legend of Zelda: Links Awakening - coming 2019

The big surprise, for most, is seeing the remake of Links Awakening on the Switch. This is an iconic Gameboy game that is getting a fresh coat of paint.

Final Thoughts

I am excited for all the games coming to the Switch! I was pleasantly excited to see a remake of the The Legend of Zelda: Links Awakening and Assassins Creed III. What are you excited for? What game are you looking forward to the most now?

Here is the full Direct in case you missed it: