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New 3D Kirby Game, New Bayonetta 3 Trailer, and more!

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On 23 September 2021, Nintendo Direct has leaked shared exciting news with its readers. According to the news; a new 3D Kirby game, first look at Bayonetta 3, and huge expansion for Monster Hunter Rise have been at the core of this news. Let’s look at the details one by one together!

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Nintendo Direct – 9.23.2021

New Membership Plan is coming for Nintendo Switch Online

In late October, players will be able to choose this new membership option. In addition to the classical benefits of online membership, players will be able to play selected titles like Mario Kart 64 online with up to 4 players first time; furthermore, Nintendo shared lists of selected games for this exclusive membership:

Launch Lineup of Nintendo 64 Games

  • Super Mario 64
  • The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
  • Mario Kart 64
  • Star Fox 64
  • Sin and Punishment
  • Dr. Mario 64
  • Mario Tennis 64
  • WinBack
  • Yoshi’s Story

Upcoming Nintendo 64 Games (With More To Come!)

  • Banjo-Kazooie
  • Pokémon Snap
  • The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask
  • Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards
  • Mario Golf
  • Paper Mario
  • F-Zero X

Launch Lineup of SEGA Genesis Games

  • Sonic the Hedgehog 2
  • Streets of Rage 2
  • Ecco the Dolphin
  • Castlevania: Bloodlines
  • Contra: Hard Corps
  • Dr. Robotnik’s Mean Bean Machine
  • Golden Axe
  • Gunstar Heroes
  • M.U.S.H.A.
  • Phantasy Star IV
  • Ristar
  • Shining Force
  • Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master
  • Strider

Lists were taken from here.

New 3D Kirby Game – Kirby and the Forgotten Land

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Not-final Gameplay Footage from Kirby and the Forgotten Land – Taken from this YouTube video

Players will be able to copy abilities again, as in the old Kirby games. In this new game, Kirby will encounter a city of the past civilization while facing dangerous situations. Though the game will be expected in Spring 2022, you can watch the not-final-game-footage below:

Kirby and the Forgotten Land not-final Game Footage

New Trailer of Bayonetta 3

Action series, Bayonetta, continues with 3rd game. New mechanics including the ability of “controlling demons” showed up in the new trailer. Bayonetta 3 will be available to play on Nintendo Switch in 2022. Below is the full trailer:

Bayonetta 3 – New Trailer

Nintendo Direct – 9.23.2021: Available in this link.