Nintendo held a surprise Nintendo Direct on February 9th after only announcing it the day before. It was expected but it did come with a few surprises. The first Nintendo Direct of 2022 was focused on the first half of the year so we can expect all of these newly announced titles to be coming very soon. We’ve summarised the Nintendo showcase here but if you’d like to watch the full video, it’s available on YouTube here.
Here are the biggest new games announced during the show:
- Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes
- Mario Strikers: Battle League
- Nintendo Switch Sports
- Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival
- Xenoblade Chronicles 3
In addition to these new games, there were some other big announcements during the show. Various big games have been confirmed to be coming to the Nintendo Switch console in the first half of 2022.