Nintendo races into 2018 with new titles, remastered ports, and game updates

Nintendo races into 2018 with new titles, remastered ports, and game updates

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze adds a cool new surf board mode plus two player co-op has also been retained.

And last but not least, the game will support HD Rumble effects via the Joy-Cons, whether you're shooting, blowing stuff up, or knocking people down. Wave 1 arrives January 31 and Wave 2 arrives on March 23. The Battle Pack is available for purchase now on the Nintendo eShop for $14.99.

A flurry of new in-game abilities has been revealed for Kirby Star Allies. It's a living, breathing world that players will explode using motion controls of the Joy-Con's in order to sing the song of the forest, its inhabitants, and the plants within as they unlock new abilities. Fe is set to launch on the Nintendo Switch on February 16, 2018.

From Software's critically acclaimed hit Dark Souls will find a new home on the Nintendo Switch this Summer with the release of Dark Souls Remastered.

Nintendo Switch is getting Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition. Originally a Wii U title, Tropical Freeze features various members of the DK crew in both single player and co-op play, but the Switch version will also feature Funky Kong as a playable character. The DLC will be available this Spring. We also learned of some new DLC coming to Nintendo titles that are already out. This latest installment of a critically acclaimed series is coming to the Nintendo Switch this Summer.

In addition to all the new titles, Nintendo also announced a free update coming to Super Mario Odyssey next month that includes a competitive online mode called "Luigi's Balloon World" and some new costumes. Additionally, the update will come with new outfits and new filters for Snapshot Mode. SNK HEROINES ~Tag Team Frenzy~ will let you fight with SNK's iconic heroines in two-on-two tag team matches.

Another DLC announced was adding Donkey Kong to Mario + Rabbids, adding a new world and story to the game. Find the DLC this Spring. Payday 2 will launch on February 27, 2018. Fe comes to Nintendo Switch February 16. It's coming January 25.

What games are you most excited for? Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition will be releasing on the Switch this Spring. And early this morning a collective sigh across the Nintendo fan-base was felt around the world as Nintendo delivered a quick update on what's coming to the Switch in the first half of 2018.

After releasing on the PC, PS3, Xbox 360, PS4, and Xbox One, this co-operative multiplayer shooter graces the Nintendo Switch.