Nintendo Direct 2/17/2021

What a wonderful Wednesday it is as Nintendo Direct just aired since the last Nintendo Direct back in September. There was quite a lineup of games that will be released within the year and next so here’s a helpful list to stay in the loop.

The Nintendo Direct stream started at 2pm PST/5pm EST on February 17th, 2021.

First announced was Super Smash Bros Ultimate x Xenoblade Chronicles 2 as Pyra and Mythra will be playable characters in March 2021.

Fall Guys will be released sometime in Summer 2021 on Nintendo Switch.

Famicom Detective Club: The Girl Who Stands Behind will be released on May 14, 2021 on Nintendo Switch.

Samurai Warriors 5 was announced for Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One, and be released on February 24, 2021.

Legend of Mana will be released on Nintendo Switch June 24, 2021. 

Monster Hunter Rise will be released on March 26, 2021 with a themed Nintendo Switch console and pro controller as well.

Mario Golf Super Rush will be released on June 25, 2021.

Tales from the Borderlands, with all 5 episodes, will be available on March 24, 2021 for the Nintendo Switch. 

Capcom Arcade Stadium will be released on February 17, 2021 on the Nintendo Switch.

 No More Heroes 3 will be available on August 27, 2021 for the Nintendo Switch.

Neon White will be available sometime during Winter 2021 on the Nintendo Switch and PC.

DC Super Hero Girls Teen Power will be launched on June 4, 2021 on Nintendo Switch. 

Plant vs Zombies Battle for Neighborville will be available March 19, 2021 on Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One, and Windows.

Miitopia will be available on May 21, 2021 on Nintendo Switch.

Super Mario themed Animal Crossing will be available on February 25, 2021 on Nintendo Switch.

Project Triangle Strategy Launching in 2022. Demo available now on Nintendo Switch. 

Star Wars Hunters will be released in 2021 on the Nintendo Switch.

Knock Out City will be released on May 21 2021 for Origin, Steam, PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.

World’s End Club will be launched on May 28, 2021 for Nintendo Switch, Windows, and iOS.

HADES, the physical release, will be available March 19, 2021 on Nintendo Switch.

Ninja Gaiden Trilogy the Master Collection will be released on June 10 2021 for Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One, and PC.

Hyrule Warriors Age of Calamity Expansion Pack will be released as Wave 1 in June and Wave 2 in November 2021, with early adopters bonuses May 28, 2021 for $19.99 on Nintendo Switch.

Bravely Default II will be available on February 26 2021 for Nintendo Switch.

Ghost n Goblins Resurrections will be released on February 25, 2021 on Nintendo Switch.

SaGa Frontier Remastered will be available on April 15, 2021 on Nintendo Switch.

Apex Legends on March 19th 2021 for Nintendo Switch.

There was no announcement for Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild, but more information will be available later this year. 

Legend of Zelda Skyward Sword HD with Joy-Con controllers will be launched on July 16, 2021 for the Nintendo Switch.

SPLATOON 3 will be launched sometime in 2022.

This was quite a lineup for new releases coming this year and next! My heart was absolutely racing with the announcement of the remastered Legend of Mana. To be completely honest, I am listening to the original soundtrack while writing this article. I am also looking forward to the SaGa Frontier’s remastered release as well as No More Heroes 3. I am tempted to play Splatoon 2 again to be prepared for the 3rd installment coming out next year. Oh the anticipation! So many games, so little time! What are you most excited for? Comment below!

Let’s have an incredible year of gaming!




A Pixie by Day and a Goblin by Night, Batz created The Nerdy Bat Cave to hype up all the cool creatives in this universe. You can typically find Batz at the library, local café sipping a vegan chai latte, or cozy in bed watching 90's anime. Batz is truly happy when supporting others, writing, and expressing her passions of nerd and pop culture.

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