5/31 Nintendo Direct [FINISHED]

We’ll be covering (and translating) Nintendo’s latest broadcast to fans. There’s no English version so we’ll do the hard work of putting up all of the news right here in this post for you. Today’s event will be focused on both Wii U and 3DS titles.

Nintendo Direct News

  • Nintendo Direct beginning with Morimoto
  • Dragon Quest VIII news first, new trailer. Characters feature voice acting. Coming August 27th to 3DS
  • Next up is Super Robot Wars BX news; game coming from Bandai Namco on August 20th for 3DS
  • Cat Wars is coming as a downloadable title for the 3DS
  • Fire Emblem ‘if’ announced, two versions. Features a new ‘My Castle’ feature where you can collect your team members and also build a unique layout by placing buildings. You can exchange castle data with friends. Also compatible with Fire Emblem Amiibo
  • Animal Crossing Happy Home Designer announced, compatible with Amiibo cards. Coming to 3DS with Amiibo reader/writer device on July 30th. Exclusive New 3DS LL design to commemorate game also to be available
  • NES Remix Best Choice coming to 3DS, features classic games and stages
  • Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon trailer. You can choose your character from a selection of Pokémon. Releases on September 17th in Japan. Storyline focused on legendary Pokémon
  • New Chibi Robo game announced for the 3DS. Features action platforming
  • Dr. Mario & Dr. Luigi puzzle game coming. Features head-to-head play
  • Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympics announced
  • Wii U news starting
  • Yoshi’s Wooly World character designs shown off. Many skins for Yoshi. Game allows you to collect yarn in order to bring in a friend to help. You can also use power badges to activate special powers. Using certain Amiibos unlock special yarn versions of Yoshi
  • Koopa Jr., Dr. Mario coming in July
  • Project Treasure trailer shown, features 4 main characters hunting for treasure in a pyramid while fighting off mummies and avoiding traps
  • Monster Hunter spin-off Airu Mura DX coming to 3DS. Features local multiplayer. Coming September 10th
  • Monster Hunter X (Cross) announced for the 3DS

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