January 2018 Nintendo Direct Mini Covers Upcoming Switch Games

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It's a race for others to find your balloon and you to find theirs as fast as you can. Players worldwide will be ranked online. New Pokémon are set to be added to Pokkén Tournament DX, including Blastoise and Aegislash. Wave 1 is set for January 31, with Wave 2 to follow in March 23. Additionally, we'll see Mega Rayquaza and support Pokemon Mimikyo. The Battle Pack is available for purchase now on the Nintendo eShop for $14.99.

That is Joy, a Japanese computer whiz that wears a custom LED light mask that changes her appearance as she sees fit.

Fe was announced back in 2016, as part of EA's indie game publishing initiative, EA Originals. With this version though, Funky Kong is being included as a playable character. The Switch is also getting a port of the action RPG Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana this summer, which came out on the PlayStation Vita in 2016.

New DLC for Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle will add Donkey Kong as a playable character. No exact release date was given for the DLC, but it will be out sometime this spring.

Pirates trade pitcher Gerrit Cole to Astros
This trade increases Cole's upside in the wins department, but the move to the American League may offset those potential gains. Right now the Yankees have Luis Severino, Masahiro Tanaka, Sonny Gray, CC Sabathia and Jordan Montgomery in their rotation.

The big one, however, is Dark Souls Remastered. And yes, it also comes with the "Artorias of the Abyss" downloadable content. The game also introduces improved resolution and other visual enhancements, and it also increases the multiplayer count to six players, according to Polygon. The game-play structure of most of the stages bears a close resemblance to the Dynasty Warrior games, so Hyrule Warriors is a game that can truly be enjoyed by fans of both The Legend of Zelda and the Dynasty Warrior series. The platformer Celeste will release on January 25, and another platformer, Fe, will launch on February 16.

Starting out as a relatively restricted and exclusive console, the Nintendo Switch soared to popularity after more developers were able to introduce popular titles on the console.

Nintendo also announced a new Mario sport game called "Mario Tennis Aces", which is scheduled to arrive this spring. Let us know, and stay tuned for more Nintendo updates as we enter the new year.