There’s A Nintendo Direct Today, Finally

There’s A Nintendo Direct Today, Finally
The last time Sephiroth made a Nintendo Direct appearance, this monster killed Mario. Never forget! (Screenshot: Nintendo)
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Earlier today, Nintendo announced their first Nintendo Direct of 2021 will take place on Thursday, February 18, 9:00 a.m. AEDT.

According to Nintendo, the showcase will run a beefy 50 minutes and feature news on already available games like Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, as well as new games coming to the Switch in the first half of 2021. I suspect there will be a release date for the Switch version of the critically acclaimed Umurangi Generation. And while it is a long shot, I’m getting my witches together to create a summoning circle for more news about Bayonetta 3.

Please, Mr. Nintendo, my crops are dying.

Though there have been many Nintendo Direct inis and Indie Showcases, this will be the first Nintendo Direct that wasn’t focused on a single game since September 2019. Nature is healing.


  • Well we finally got confirmation that a Nintendo Direct is livestreaming tomorrow morning at 9am.
    It’s been 500 days since our last Nintendo Direct back in September 2019 but we finally got a Nintendo Direct for tomorrow morning.
    Well my hopes for tomorrow’s Nintendo Direct is with Crash Bandicoot 4 It’s About Time coming out for Nintendo Switch PS5 Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S next month to celebrate Crash Bandicoot’s 25th anniversary this year a week after Activision made that surprising announcement I do hope Activision adds Crash Bandicoot as our 9th DLC for Smash.
    But if we don’t get Crash Bandicoot maybe Activision might add Spyro the Dragon or maybe we might get Dante from CAPCOM’S Devil May Cry franchise or maybe Sora from Disney and Square Enix’s Kingdom Hearts franchise.
    I’m also hoping that ATLUS will bring us the original Persona 5 for the Nintendo Switch since ATLUS Koei Tecmo and Omega Force are launching Persona 5 Strikers which is coming out for Nintendo Switch PS4 and Steam on PC next week.
    Finally my hopes for tomorrow’s Nintendo Direct is I’m also hoping for a Legend of Zelda 3D All-Stars game on Nintendo Switch to celebrate Zelda’s 35th anniversary this year. So that’s my hopes for tomorrow’s Nintendo Direct.
    I just do hope Activision will add Crash Bandicoot as our 9th DLC for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

  • Switch pro announced.
    Zelda Link Between Worlds to be re-released on Switch (the best Zelda game ever)

    …not going to happen is it?

    An extra smash bros character and some godawful (Twilight Princess/Skyward Sword) or okay (Windwaker) Zelda coming to switch.

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