SWITCH TURNS ONE

by Glenn Kremp on March 5, 2018
Gaming

NINTENDO CELEBRATES THE FIRST YEAR OF THE SWITCH

It has been a joy to see the Switch do well out of the gate. It as also been a year of awards for the launch title with the Switch.

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, It has won many awards and is loved by many gamers.

Awards included;

  • The Game Award for Game Of The Year
  • The Game Award for Most Anticipated Game
  • The Game Award for Best Studio/Game Direction
  • The Game Award for Best Action/Adventure

The Switch became the fastest selling console in North America and certain parts of Europe, with sales figures to be around 15 million last time we checked.

Along with Zelda, Nintendo is not holding back on great games being released of the console, Two Mario games also appeared in its first year. ( Super Mario Odyssey and Mario and Rabbids Kingdom Battle)

As well the very popular Splatoon had its sequel game released only on the Switch, Splatoon 2.

Here are some of the other great games available now on the Switch

            • FIFA 18
            • Xenoblade 2,
            • Bayonetta 2,
            • Maro Kart,
            • Smash Bros
            • Skyrim,
            • Dragon Quest BuildersNintendo is not slowing down either, here is a list of upcoming games:

          MARCH 2018

      • Steredenn: Binary Stars (Pixelnest Studio, March 8th)
      • Bit Dungeon+ (Doloes Ent, March 8th)
      • The Men of Yoshiwara: Ohgiya (D3 Publisher, March 8th)
      • 30-in-1 Game Collection: Volume 1 (Teyon, March 8th)
      • NeoGeo Real Bout Fatal Fury (Hamster, March 8th)
      • World Conqueror X (Circle Ent, March 8th)
      • Midnight Deluxe (Ratalalka Games, March 8th)
      • I, Zombie (Awesome Games, March 8th)
      • Bleed 2 (Digerati, March 8th)
      • Scribblenauts Showdown (WB Games, March 9th)
      • One Eyed Kutkh (Sometimes You, March 9th)
      • Coffin Dodgers (Wales Interactive, March 13th)
      • The Long Reach (Merge Games, March 15th)
      • Neonwall (JanduSoft, March 15th)
      • Kirby Star Allies (Nintendo, March 16th)
      • A.O.T. 2 (Koei Tecmo Europe, March 20th)
      • Manticore – Galaxy On Fire (Koch Media, March 22nd)
      • Castle of Heart (7Levels, March 23rd)
      • Outlast 2 (Red Barrels, March 27th)
      • Alteric (Sometimes You, March 30th)

      APRIL 2018

      • Nintendo Labo (Nintendo, April 27th in Europe / April 20th in North America)

      MAY 2018

          • Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (Nintendo, May 4th)
          • Mega Man Legacy Collections 1 and 2 (Capcom, May 22nd)
          • Dark Souls Remastered (Namco Bandai, May 25th)
          • Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection (Capcom, May)

      UPCOMING GAMES

          • Bayonetta 3 (Nintendo)
          • Hyrule Warriors (Nintendo, Spring)
          • Mario Tennis Aces (Nintendo, Spring)
          • Metroid Prime 4 (Nintendo)
          • New Fire Emblem (2018)
          • New Yoshi game (Nintendo)
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