In case you missed it, a big Nintendo Direct happened today with all the latest announcements for the upcoming releases for the first half of 2023. Many of the announcements were already previously revealed in past Nintendo Directs such as Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, and upcoming releases this month, including Octopath Traveler II.
There were a few surprises in store, including the shadow drop of Metroid Prime Remastered, Gameboy announcement for Nintendo Switch Online, and the reveal of Professor Layton’s new adventure. Also release dates for anticipated titles such as Sea of Stars, Advance Wars 1+2 Re-Boot, and Pikmin 4.
Nevertheless, an update on what to expect during this busy year is still quite a treat. Read more below for all the updates revealed in today’s Nintendo Direct!
Nintendo Direct February 2023 – All The Announcements
Pikmin 4 (July 21, 2023)
Xenoblade Chronicles 3 – Volume 3 Expansion Pass (February 15)
Samba de Amigo: Party Central (Summer 2023)
Fashion Dreamer (2023)
Dead Cells: Return to Castlevania DLC (March 6, 2023)
TRON Identity (April 2023)
Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective
Bayonetta Origins: Cereza and the Lost Demon (March 17, 2023)
Splatoon 3 Expansion Pass (Spring 2023)
Disney Illusion Island (July 28, 2023)
Fire Emblem Engage Expansion Pass Wave 2 (Out Now)
Harmony: The Fall of Reverie (June 2023)
Octopath Traveler II (Demo Available Today)
We Love Katamari Reroll + Royal Reverie (June 2, 2023)
Sea of Stars (August 29)
Omega Strikers (April 27)
Etrian Odyssey Origins Collection (June 1)
Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp (April 21)
Kirby’s Return to Dreamland Deluxe (February 24)
Nintendo Switch Online: Gameboy and Gameboy Advance
Metroid Prime Remastered (Out Now!)
Master Detective Archives: RAIN CODE (June 30)
Baten Kaitos I & II Remastered (Summer 2023)
Fantasy Life i: The Girl Who Steals Time
Professor Layton and the New World of Steam
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Pack Wave 4: Yoshi’s Island
Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom (May 12, 2023)
If you missed Nintendo Direct, you can watch the livestream here:
*All announcements from the Nintendo Direct February 2023 are subject to change.