During today’s scheduled Nintendo Direct Livestream, the company unveiled many of the new games heading to the Nintendo 3DS & 2DS XL. A good and fun amount of games are heading to both portable consoles and half are actually launching closer than you might think. Here’s a rundown of each feature game and new content presented at today’s Direct Livestream, check them out:
Pokemon Gold & Silver – Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console – September 22nd
A blast from the past is coming to the 3DS, play, relive, explore one of the original settings in the Pokemon Gameboy game series. So before picking up the upcoming UltraSun & UltraMoon, freshen up by picking up one of these two—or both—of these wonderful Classic Gameboy titles.
In regards to UltraSun & UltraMoon, we received a new trailer for the two upcoming titles. We also know that if you pre-purchase the game before its launch date, you’ll be awarded a special Rockruff that can evolve into Lycanroc (Dusk Form). For those purchasing the digital version, you’ll be given automatically 12 Quick Balls when starting your game. See the new trailer shown today down below:
Minecraft Nintendo 3DS Edition – Launches Today!
To everyone’s surprise, Nintendo announced that Nintendo 3DS & 2DS users can now purchase the release of Minecraft Nintendo 3DS Edition. You may now build whatever whenever your mind desires on both Nintendo portable consoles on-the-go. Fully enhanced to fit the controls and setting of the portable systems, the game will feature both Survival and Creative mode. The game will also include special skin and texture packs. I suppose for those hungry to play Minecraft on the go, this is pretty much your chance, or you could wait a couple of months until the Switch version launches sometime this Holiday Season. Check out its trailer down below:
The Alliance Alive (Western Edition) & Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology- 3DS Exclusive – Early 2018
Atlus announced that their RPG game The Alliance Alive is set for a Western release in early 2018. Originally. launched back in June, Alliance Alive tells the tail of nine characters thousands of years ago in a world that has been invaded by the menacing force called the “Asmodians”. The game features tons of explorable town and dungeons as well that good’o turn based battle system. Atlus will be releasing tons of new info on the game months ahead. Check out its reveal trailer down below:
Atlus also announced another title thats heading to the 3DS — Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology. If you have heard of this game that’s because this is a remaster of the 2011 Nintendo DS version, now fully enhanced for the hardware on the 3DS.
The game comes filled with classic RPG action, newly added gameplay, and story content, updated presentation, and new and improved ways to experience the game altogether. The game is set to launch early 2018, see its brand new reveal trailer down below:
Mario & Luigi: SuperStar Sage + Bowser’s Minions – Nintendo 3DS – October 6th
Kirby Battle Royale – Nintendo 3DS – January 19 2018
Yo-Kai Watch 2: Psychic Specters & Oni Evolution – Nintendo 3DS – September 29th
Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaires Conspiracy – Nintendo 3DS – October 6th
Mario Party The Top 100 – Nintendo 3DS – October 10
Metroid: Samus Returns – Nintendo 3DS – September 15th
Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney – Nintendo 3DS – November 2017
Fire Emblem Warriors – Nintendo 3DS – October 20th
Pretty nice list of games if you ask me, looks like its going to be a good Holiday Season for many Nintendo users, now this is only 1/3 of what’s to come from Nintendo. We still have the titles coming for the Switch.