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Here Are All the Confirmed Games for the Nintendo Switch with Trailers

The Escapist Staff | 13 Jan 2017 17:00
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Holiday 2017

Fire Emblem Warriors

Nintendo says: "Fire Emblem meets the Warriors series in Fire Emblem Warriors, coming to Nintendo Switch Holiday 2017!"

Super Mario Odyssey

Nintendo says: "Mario embarks on a new journey through unknown worlds, running and jumping through huge 3D worlds in the first sandbox-style Mario game since Super Mario 64 and Super Mario Sunshine. Set sail between expansive worlds aboard an airship, and perform all-new actions, such as throwing Mario's cap."


Farming Simulator 18


Focus Home Interactive says: "Immerse yourself in Farming Simulator 18, the premiere pocket farming experience in gaming! Farming Simulator 18 gives you access to a huge selection of over 50 farming vehicles and machines, faithfully recreated from over 30 of the biggest names in the industry, including AGCO's most respected brands: Challenger, Fendt, Massey Ferguson and Valtra."

Project Sonic 2017

No images were available.

Nintendo says: "In 2017, a brand new Sonic game will launch on Switch! This title is being developed by Sonic Team, the same team that brought you Sonic Colors and Sonic Generations."

Undated Games

Xenoblade Chronicles 2

Nintendo says: "Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is coming to Nintendo Switch!"

Sonic Mania

Nintendo says: "Sonic Mania brings fans back into the 2D world of platform games with nostalgic pixel-style art and core "classic" gameplay by reimagining iconic Zones and Acts from Sonic The Hedgehog, Sonic The Hedgehog 2, Sonic CD and Sonic The Hedgehog 3 and Knuckles, and adding in completely new Zones with all-new Acts and boss fights into the mix."

Shin Megami Tensei

Atlus says: Atlus USA currently has no information about a localization for this title, but wanted to present the details from the Japanese reveal of this title to the western market. A formal announcement will be made later for this title if a localization gets confirmed.

Arcade Archives

No images were available for this title, but it is likely a Switch version of the PS4 title of the same name that includes a number of emulated arcade games.

Disgaea 5 Complete


Nintendo says: "As a new and terrible Overlord named Void Dark seeks to enslave the countless Netherworlds, one young demon has stood to end his reign-Killia. In Disgaea 5, players lead Killia and his tenacious army of rebels on their dark and dangerous path to vengeance. Filled with more over-the-top action and hilarious writing than ever before, Disgaea 5's damage numbers are surely headed for the record books."

Dragon Ball XENOVERSE 2 (Working Title)
(Image below is from the PC version)


Bandai Namco says: "Nintendo Switch players will be able to experience many of the adventures and epic battles that make up the heart of the Dragon Ball XENOVERSE 2 gameplay experience. Nintendo Switch players can also look forward to sharing their Dragon Ball XENOVERSE 2 experience through local co-op gameplay, enabling players to share their Dragon Ball adventure with friends."

Fast RMX


Nintendo says: "Jump into the driver's seat of your anti-gravity vehicle and put your skills to the test in high octane competitions. Challenge your friends to local split-screen competition or take part in online races against players from all over the world."

(Trailer below is for FIFA 17)

EA says: "EA SPORTS FIFA on Nintendo Switch will be the most immersive, social, and authentic sports game ever created for Nintendo players. It will deliver the FIFA experience custom built for Nintendo you can play anywhere, play with anyone, and play how you want to play."

Minecraft: Story Mode - The Complete Adventure

Nintendo says: "Embark on a perilous quest across the Overworld, to the End, and beyond. With a team of friends at your side, and a troubled land in need of heroes, your decisions - what you say and do - drive the story around you, so choose wisely!"

Minecraft: Switch Edition
(Video below is from the console edition of the game)

Nintendo says: "The critically acclaimed Minecraft comes to the Nintendo Switch system. Create your very own game world to explore, build and conquer. When night falls the monsters appear, so ensure you've made yourself a shelter before they arrive. Make it through the night and the world is only limited by your imagination you choose what you want to make or what to do."

Rayman Legends Definitive Edition


Nintendo says: "Rayman, named platformer of the year and winner of multiple artistic and musical achievements, is coming to the Nintendo Switch with Rayman® Legends: Definitive Edition. This edition contains the acclaimed game Rayman® Legends - 92 metacritic on Wii U - as well as new exclusive content."

(Trailer below is for all versions)

Grey Box says: "RiME is a single-player puzzle adventure about discovery, experienced through the eyes of a young boy who awakens on a mysterious island after shipwrecking off its coast."

Syberia 3
(Image below is from the PC version)


Microids says: "Impersonating Kate Walker, players will benefit from a brand new way to freely explore striking landscapes and circumvent their mysteries and puzzles in ways they have not experienced before."

(Image below is a promotional image from Ubisoft)


Ubisoft says: "In Steep, players drop in to the Alps and ski, snowboard, wingsuit and paraglide through the game's massive open-world playground, filled with exhilarating activities and breathtaking views."

Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers


Nintendo says: "The game that rocked the fighting genre in the '90s is back with a host of new features on Nintendo Switch!"

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