E3 2018: Nintendo E3 Press Conference Overview
It was revealed today on the Nintendo E3 press conference, the name of their most-anticipated game, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, along with new titles coming to the Nintendo Switch.
Here’s an overview of some of the games announced at the Nintendo E3 press conference:
Daemon X Machina
A brand-new, fast-paced mech action game from Kenichiro Tsukuda is coming to the Nintendo Switch system. Take your Arsenal, a fully customizable powered suit, out for an array of missions to surmount the enemy at all costs. Choose and equip your Arsenal with a multitude of weapons, obtain more from downed enemy Arsenals, and swap them on the fly to suit your strategy in the face of ever-changing threats.
Mario Tennis Aces
Unleash an arsenal of shots and strategies in all-out tennis battles with friends, family, and fan-favorite Mushroom Kingdom characters. Whether you play locally,* online,** or using simple motion controls, intense rallies await! In Adventure mode, level up Mario and thwart the wicked plans of Wario, Waluigi, and the legendary racket itself.
*Additional games, systems, and accessories may be required for multiplayer mode. Sold separately.
**Nintendo Account required. Online services and features, including online play, are free until the paid Nintendo Switch Online Service launches in September 2018.
Splatoon 2: Octo Expansion
Play as an Octoling for the very first time in this large-scale downloadable content for the Splatoon 2 game! This full-on single-player adventure spans 80+ missions starring Agent 8, a new character who awakens on a dark subway platform. Navigate this mysterious underground test facility in a desperate battle to reach the surface of Inkopolis. Escape from these twisted depths, and you’ll finally be able to join multiplayer* matches as an Octoling!
Buddy up or go it alone as you cook up a storm, chopping, steaming and frying your way through dynamic and outright crazy levels. Now with online multiplayer for up to four chefs, there is no such thing as too many cooks and the steaks have never been higher as you prepare to save the Onion Kingdom… Again.
Killer Queen Black
Fly solo, or team up with three of your friends as you race to complete one of three possible victory conditions.
Killer Queen Black, a new take on the arcade eSport Killer Queen, has been rebuilt from the ground up and optimized for console. The gameplay is immediately recognizable and familiar, yet it introduces exciting new twists and online play for the home audience. Killer Queen Black is the follow up to Killer Queen that fans have been begging for.
Eight travelers. Eight adventures. Eight roles to play in a new world brought to life by Square Enix. And now, you can enjoy all of them in the new demo available on Nintendo eShop. Step into the shoes and live the stories of each of the eight travelers and freely explore the world of Orsterra. Then, carry your choices and adventure into the main game with save data transfer.
Use each character’s special abilities in and out of battle. Break through enemy defenses by discovering and targeting weaknesses. Store Boost Points with each turn and then spend them at strategic times to strengthen abilities, chain attacks, or provide aid. Choose the path you wish to walk and discover what lies beyond the horizon.
FighterZ maximizes high end anime graphics and brings easy to learn but difficult to master fighting gameplay. And on top of being playable on-the-go, this Nintendo Switch version also includes its share of exclusive features.
- Nintendo Switch Features – Simplified controls for single Joy-Con play
- Spectacular Fights – Experience aerial combos, destructible stages, famous scenes from the DRAGON BALL anime reproduced in 60FPS
- 3vs3 Tag/Support – Allows players to train and master more than one fighter/style which brings deeper gameplay
- High-end Anime Graphics – Using the power of the Unreal engine and the talented team at Arc System Works, DRAGON BALL FighterZ is a visual tour-de-force
Monster Hunter Generations Ulrimate
Hunters can face off against the largest roster of unique monsters in any Monster Hunter game to date. Players take on the role of a brave hunter challenging larger than life beasts that yield valuable resources used for crafting unique weapons and equipment.
*Access to Paladins is currently available by purchasing the Founder’s Pack on Nintendo eShop. A free-to-play version of Paladins will be released later this year.
Join 25+ million players in Paladins, the free-to-play fantasy team-based shooter sensation. Wield guns and magic as a legendary Champion of the Realm™, customizing your core set of abilities to play exactly how you want to play.
Mario + Rabbids® Kingdom Battle Donkey Kong Adventure DLC
Embark in an epic battle against a vengeful Rabbid Kong who uses his new powers to take over a mysterious island. Donkey Kong, Rabbid Peach, and a moody new Rabbid hero, Rabbid Cranky, will team up on a journey across four brand-new environments. Discover a world full of reinvented tactical gameplay, new enemies, and secrets to uncover.
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Donkey Kong Adventure DLC will be available for download exclusively on Nintendo Switch™.
An epic action adventure through a vast ruined kingdom of insects and heroes. Explore twisting caverns, battle tainted creatures and befriend bizarre bugs, all in a classic, hand-drawn 2D style.
Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker
Captain Toad stars in his own puzzling quest! Our stubby hero must dodge dangers and track treasures across many trap-filled courses. Survive smoldering volcanoes, hazardous steam engines, haunted houses, and even new courses based on the Super Mario Odyssey game!
Team up with a friend as they can join in as player two and toss turnips at enemies only on the Nintendo Switch.
Watch the characters come to life in stereoscopic 3D using the touch-controlled camera only on Nintendo 3DS.
Introducing the prestigious UEFA Champions League, offering authentic in match atmospheres, featuring gameplay updates including elevated on-pitch personality and a striking overhaul, and providing new and unrivaled ways to play. Champions Rise in FIFA 19.