September 16 – September 22: Nintendo News Bytes
TGS is almost here, and we had another exciting week of announcements. Tune in to the Nintendo Chit Chat podcast to learn more about the latest news.
Nintendo Switch News
Nintendo announced the Nintendo Switch: Fortnite – Double Helix Bundle for $299.99, to be released October 5.
Switch system update version 6.0.0 is now available.
New Games, Ports, & Localizations
Silver Chains was announced for all major platforms for spring 2019.
Alwa’s Awakening will be ported to the Switch on September 27.
Tricky Towers will be ported to the Switch on October 11 for $14.99.
Puyo Puyo eSports was announced for Japan for October 25.
Arcade Archives: VS. Excitebike was announced for Japan for September 21.
Sega Genesis Classics will be ported to the Switch both physically and digitally this winter.
N1RV Ann-A was announced for the Switch, PS4, and PC for 2020.
A Gummy’s Life will be ported to the Switch on September 25 for $14.99.
Astalon: Tears of the Earth was announced for all major platforms for 2019.
Devil Engine was announced for the Switch, PS4, and PC for 2019.
Renaine was announced for the Switch and PC for 2019.
Eve: Burst Error R will be ported to the Switch in Japan in October.
Astebreed will be ported to the Switch.
Momodara: Reverie Under the Moonlight will be ported to the Switch.
Momodara spiritual successor Minoria was announced for the Switch and PC for 2019.
Summer in Mara was announced for the Switch, PS4, and PC for 2019.
A remaster of Romancing SaGa 3 was announced for numerous platforms, including the Switch, for early 2019 in Japan.
Yumeutsutsu Re:Master was announced for the Switch, PS4, Vita, and PC for Japan for February 2019, with localization likely.
Planetarian: The Reverie of a Little Planet is coming to the Switch in spring 2019.
BlazBlue: Central Fiction Special Edition was announced for the Switch.
Ubisoft announced Sports Party for the Switch for October 30.
Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization and Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet are both coming to the Switch.
Sega Ages: Virtua Racer was announced.
The Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy is coming to all major platforms in early 2019.
September 25 – South Park: The Stick of Truth, $29.99
October 16 – NBA 2K Playgrounds 2, $29.99, new trailer available
October 30 – Mutant Football League: Dynasty Edition, $29.99
December 13 – Daedalus: The Awakening of Golden Jazz (Japan)
Early 2019 – physical edition of Deemo, $39.99
2019 – YU-NO remake
Trailers & Details
The “Anniversary Bundle” (Americas) and “Premium Edition” (Europe/Southeast Asia) have been revealed for Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition.
A trailer is out for Episode 2 of The Walking Dead: The Telltale Series – The Final Season. Amid concerns about Telltale’s closure, it appears the season might not be completed after all.
A new trailer is out for The Missing: J.J. Macfield and the Island of Memories.
Level-5’s TGS website has a new Yo-kai Watch 4 screenshot, and the game has a playable demo at TGS.
The Dark Souls Remastered network test will run from September 21-23.
A new Pokémon Let’s Go trailer introduces the GO Park and more.
New details are out via Game Informer about the Grandia and Grandia II HD Remaster.
The latest SNK 40th Anniversary Collection trailer introduces Street Smart and Prehistoric Isle.
A new trailer is out for Chocobo’s Mystery Dungeon: Every Buddy, along with a (spoiler-filled) trailer for World of Final Fantasy Maxima, and a trailer for Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered.
Capcom introduced Tundra Man for Mega Man 11.
The first trailer is out for Omega Labyrinth Life.
New details have been revealed about farming in Dragon Quest Builders 2.
A new Banner of the Maid trailer shows gameplay features.
A new trailer is out for Nelke and the Legendary Alchemists.
Updates & DLC
Super Bomberman R version 2.2 is out now.
Android 17 will become a DLC character for Dragon Ball FighterZ for $4.99 later this month.
Nintendo 3DS News
Trailers & Details
Atlus has revealed the Etrian Odyssey Nexus Launch Edition.
The opening movie was released for Persona Q2.
Which of this week’s announcements are you the most excited for? Let us know in the comments.