Nintendo E3 2019 Announcements

Let's just get this out of the way - Animal Crossing was delayed.

Nintendo held their E3 2019 Nintendo Direct this morning where they showcased their gigantic lineup of games that are all releasing this year and beyond including The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, Animal Crossing and more. Check out the full rundown below!

  • In a cinematic trailer it was announced that The Hero from Dragon Quest will be the next DLC character in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate along with other skins, a new stage and music.

  • A trailer for Dragon Quest XI for the Nintendo Switch was shown with a release date of September 27th.

  • Doug Bowser, head of Nintendo of America was then introduced in his first Pokemon Direct.

  • A new trailer for Luigi’s Mansion 3 was shown which takes place in a hotel and features new moves such as the slam, suction shot, burst and a Gooigi function. A new mode was also announced called Scarescraper which can be played co-op or online. A release window of 2019 was given.

  • A turn-based strategy game taking place in the Dark Crystal universe called Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics was shown and will be available in 2019.