Nintendo Direct February 2021 Announcements

February 19, 2021 at 1:14 AM in Digital Download News, Gaming News, GNews with no comments

The Nintendo Direct live stream that happened yesterday had some huge announcements shared on games like Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, Mario Golf: Super Rush, Splatoon 3 and more.

Watch the livestream HERE if you missed it!

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

There had been rumors going around that Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will be adding a new playable character. The rumors turned out to be true, the game actually will be getting two new playable characters. The two characters are Pyra and Mytha from Xenoblade Chronicles. We can expect to see both by March with a DLC.

Watch the reveal trailer of Pyra and Mytha for the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate below:



Monster Hunter Rise

Monster Hunter fans sure got a kick out of the new trailer for Monster Hunter Rise! The game is set to launch on March 26, 2021. You can get to watch the hype inducing trailer of the game below:




Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

This summer we will be seeing Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout on the Nintendo Switch! Catch the game’s trailer on Switch below!




The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD

Another game coming to the Nintendo Switch is the Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. The game was made popular on the Nintendo Wii and come July 16, 2021, it will be on the Switch and it will also be HD!

Watch the reveal trailer of Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD below:



Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Animal Crossing: New Horizons will be getting Mario-themed skins and items. One of the things that we’re excited about is the warp pipes that can be used in the game. This will really cut down on your walking time.

Watch the Animal Crossing: New Horizons x Super Mario trailer below:



Mario Golf: Super Rush

The official announcement of Mario Golf: Super Rush has been done yesterday. Other information shared was that the game will come with multiple modes two of which are the Speed Golf and Story Mode. We can expect the game by June 25, 2021.

Watch the Mario Golf: Super Rush official announcement trailer below:




Splatoon 3

Splatoon 3 has been announced and fans of the franchise may have to wait a bit for the game as it will be launching by next year. The announcement trailer for the game has been shared which you can watch below:



Outer Wilds

Come this summer, Outer Wilds from Mobius Games will be arriving for the Nintendo Switch. Get to watch the game’s announcement trailer below:




Apex Legends

The popular Battle Royale of Respawn Entertainment, Apex Legends, will be finding its way to the Nintendo Switch come March 9, 2021. To celebrate, the first two weeks of the game will be giving players Double XP boosts.

Watch the Apex Legends official Double XP Trailer below:




Star Wars: Hunters

The free-to-play arena shooter Star Wars: Hunters will also be making its way to the Nintendo Switch sometime this year. Get to watch the game’s trailer below:




Another tactical RPG by Square Enix is coming called the Project Triangle Strategy and it is set to launch sometime in 2022. You can watch the Project Triangle Strategy trailer below:



Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity

The new expansion pass Hyrule Warriors had also been announced. The expansion is called Age of Calamity and it is set to launch by June this year.

Watch the Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity expansion pass trailer below:




Legend of Mana

Legend of Mana will be remastered for the Nintendo Switch and it will be coming on June 24, 2021. The game will have improved music and graphics.

Watch the Legend of Mana trailer for Nintendo Switch below:




Famicom Detective Club Games

If solving mysteries are your thing, then you will surely enjoy Famicom Detective Club: The Missing Heir and Famicom Detective Club: Girl Who Stands Behind for the Nintendo Switch coming this May 2021.

Watch the trailer for both Famicom Detective Club games below:



Ghosts ‘n Goblins Resurrection

Remember Ghosts ‘N Goblins? This possibly is the most stressful game ever released on a Nintendo and it is making a comeback as Ghosts ‘N Goblins Resurrection on the Nintendo Switch. The game is set to launch on February 25th. Get to watch the trailer below:



Stubbs the Zombie in Rebel Without a Pulse

Stubbs The Zombie is back from the undead to cause chaos in the city. Stubbs The Zombie In Rebel Without A Pulse is set to launch on the Nintendo Switch on March 16, 2021.

Watch Stubbs The Zombie In Rebel Without A Pulse below:




World’s End Club

World’s End Club, the visual novel will be arriving on the Nintendo Switch this May 28, 2021. You can watch the game’s announcement trailer below:



NINJA GAIDEN: Master Collection

The Ninja Gaiden: Master Collection includes Ninja Gaiden Sigma, Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 and Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor’s Edge. The master collection is set to launch on June 10, 2021. Get to watch the game’s official trailer below:



Yesterday’s Nintendo Direct had a lot to share and everything about it was great! With everything that has been presented, we are looking forward to what Nintendo has in store for the rest of the year.

Author Ingo


Ingo is fast! Studied e-commerce and has his roots for now in lively Germany. At the same time, as an ambitious influencer consultant, he is close to gaming communities & game developers. He often knows what trends are currently going on. Ingo has a special fascination as game review editor.


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