Nintendo Direct September 2022: All bulletins from Zelda to Pikmin 4

Forward of Pokémon Scarlet and Violet in November and The Legend of Zelda: The Breath of the Wild 2 in 2023, Nintendo held a Nintendo Direct broadcast Tuesday to spherical out its slate of upcoming video games. The 40-minute livestream centered largely on Nintendo’s winter video games lineup, but additionally revealed the official identify of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’s sequel: The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

The September livestream started at 10 a.m. EST, although Nintendo’s U.Ok.-based YouTube channel didn’t livestream the occasion “as a mark of respect throughout this era of nationwide mourning” following U.Ok. monarch Queen Elizabeth II’s dying. As a substitute, the entire video was revealed on Nintendo’s U.Ok. YouTube channel after the occasion. In fact, U.Ok. viewers trying to watch the occasion may simply tune in on one other Nintendo channel — like Nintendo of America.

Both means, don’t fear for those who’ve missed the occasion. Listed here are all of the bulletins from Tuesday’s Nintendo Direct.

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’s sequel is known as The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, and it’s coming Could 12, 2023. Nintendo confirmed a quick trailer on the finish of the Nintendo Direct on Tuesday.

Developer Clever Methods is making the subsequent Fireplace Emblem recreation, Fireplace Emblem Interact. It’s anticipated out on Jan. 20, 2023.

It Takes Two

Co-op platformer It Takes Two is coming to Nintendo Change on Nov. 4.

Deadly Body: Masks of the Lunar Eclipse

A remake of Wii recreation Deadly Body: Masks of the Lunar Eclipse is coming to Nintendo Change subsequent yr.

Xenoblade Chronicles 3

A brand new hero, Ino, is coming with wave 3 for the Xenoblade Chronicles 3 enlargement go. Extra heroes are coming in wave 3, too. Wave 2, for its half, is approaching Oct. 13.

a musclebound man wearing a zip-up vest and holding out his arms while looking up in Fitness Boxing Fist of the North Star

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The health boxing recreation is coming in March 2023.


Tunic is a fancy puzzle journey recreation that was launched earlier this yr, and now it’s coming to Nintendo Change on Sept. 27.

Entrance Mission

A bunch of Entrance Mission remakes are coming to Nintendo Change: Entrance Mission in November, Entrance Mission 2 in 2023, and Entrance Mission 3 “sooner or later.”

Story of Seasons: A Great Life

Initially a GameCube recreation, Story of Seasons is coming to Nintendo Change. Head again to Forgotten Valley in summer time 2023.

The primary Splatfest for Splatoon 3 is coming: What would you convey to a abandoned island? Gear, grub, or enjoyable? It’s going to be held Sept. 23 to Sept. 25, the place gamers can select a group. In any other case, Nintendo mentioned extra free updates are coming for the sport “sooner or later.”

Sq. Enix’s Octopath Traveler is getting a sequel, Octopath Traveler 2, with eight new vacationers to spherical out your social gathering. It is going to be launched on Feb. 24, 2023.

Fae Farm, a fairytale farmstead recreation with native and on-line multiplayer, appears to be like so much like Animal Crossing. It’s coming to Nintendo Change in spring 2023.

Closing Fantasy Theatrhythm Closing Bar Line

There are 385 songs on this Closing Fantasy rhythm recreation, which will probably be launched on Feb. 16, 2023. Nier, Octopath Traveler, and Dwell A Dwell will even get songs within the recreation.

Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope

Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope is coming in October, and forward of that launch, Nintendo showcased how exploration works within the upcoming recreation.

Rune Manufacturing unit 3 Particular

Rune Manufacturing unit 3 Particular is coming to Nintendo Change subsequent yr, and a brand new Rune Manufacturing unit collection is anticipated “sooner or later.” Rune Manufacturing unit 5 was launched earlier this yr.

Pilotwings 64, Mario Occasion, Mario Occasion 2, Mario Occasion 3, Pokémon Stadium, Pokémon Stadium 2, 1080 Snowboarding, and Excitebike 64 are coming to Nintendo Change On-line sooner or later; the primary three are coming in 2022, with the remainder launching in 2023.

GoldenEye 007 can also be “coming quickly” to Nintendo Change On-line + Growth Pack, now with on-line multiplayer, Nintendo introduced.

Varied Daylife

The RPG, developed by designers who labored on Octopath Traveler and Bravely Default, is coming to Nintendo Change later at the moment.


Factorio, the manufacturing line-sim initially launched in 2016, is coming to Nintendo Change on Oct. 28.


Mario Strikers: Battle League

A free replace with Pauline and Diddy Kong — plus a brand new stadium and kit — is coming to Mario Strikers: Battle League this month.

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Two new programs are coming in wave 3 of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: Merry Mountain from Mario Kart Tour and Peach Gardens from Mario Kart DS. They are going to be launched this yr.

Golf is coming with on-line play, permitting for as much as eight gamers. Initially slated for this fall, the replace is now deliberate for vacation 2022.

Pikmin 4, the subsequent mainline recreation within the franchise, is coming in 2023. No gameplay was proven, however designer Shigeru Myamoto did say that the Change makes controlling the tiny Pikmin “easier.”

Simply Dance 2023 Version

Gamers danced alongside to BTS within the preview for Simply Dance 2023 Version. The following entry in Ubisoft’s collection is approaching Nov. 22.

Harvestella, yet one more farming sim — albeit with intermittent fight in opposition to monsters — is approaching November 4. A demo is accessible on Nintendo eShop now.

Bayonetta 3

Nintendo confirmed extra of Bayonetta 3, whereby the titular hero is saving the world alongside Luka, Jeanne, and new ally Viola. It’s launching on Oct. 28. A brand new trailer was launched after the Nintendo Direct.


Examine within the metropolis of perpetual rain in Raincode, coming in spring 2023.

Resident Evil Village

Capcom’s Resident Evil Village is coming to Nintendo Change through the cloud on Oct. 28. There’s a free demo out at the moment, and new DLC is coming Dec. 2. Resident Evil Biohazard, Resident Evil 2, and Resident Evil 3 are coming to the Change through the cloud this yr, too.


The rogue like kung fu recreation Sifu will probably be launched on the Nintendo Change on Nov. 8.

Disaster Core Closing Fantasy 7 Reunion

Disaster Core Closing Fantasy 7 Reunion launches on Dec. 13.

Radiant Silvergun

a boss battle in Radiant Silvergun with two giant yellow laser beams going diagonally across the screen

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The traditional shoot ‘em up will probably be launched on Nintendo Change in a while Tuesday.

Limitless Dungeon

Limitless Dungeon launches subsequent yr on Nintendo Change.

Tales of Symphonia Remastered

In search of a lumberjack who misplaced her feelings? Tales of Symphonia is coming to Nintendo Change early subsequent yr.

Life is Unusual: Arcadia Bay Assortment

Life is Strange: Before the Storm - Chloe smoking

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Life is Unusual: Arcadia Bay Assortment combines Life is Unusual: Remastered and Life is Unusual: Earlier than the Storm into one bundle, and it’s coming to Nintendo Change on Sept. 27.

Romancing SaGa: Minstrel Tune Remastered

Romancing SaGa: Minstrel Tune Remastered will launch on Nintendo Change on Dec. 1.

Lego Bricktales

Thunderful’s LEGO Bricktales is coming this fall to Nintendo Change.

Disney Speedstorm

Disney Speedstorm, from Gameloft, is coming this yr, bringing beloved Disney and Pixar characters right into a racing world.

Fall Guys

Fall Guys season 2 begins on Sept. 15.

Kirby and the friends are again with four-player native co-op on Feb. 24, 2023.

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