An already strong year for the Nintendo Switch continues to get even stronger with the September 2023 Nintendo Direct. Catch up on the highlights with our recap – no multi-page clickthrough required.
Splatoon 3: Expansion Pass – Side Order DLC – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
Featuring a new story, the single-player Side Order DLC will take players with ascending the Spire of Order when it launches next spring.
Mario vs. Donkey Kong – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
Donkey Kong has stolen all the Mini-Mario toys from the factory, and it’s up to Mario to rescue them when Mario vs. Donkey Kong releases for Nintendo Switch on February 16.
Prince of Persia The Lost Crown – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
Set in a mythological Persian world, Prince of Persia The Lost Crown will come to the Nintendo Switch on January 18.
Horizon Chase 2 – Gameplay Trailer – Nintendo Switch
Now available for the Nintendo Switch, Horizon Chase 2 features a rip around the world with high-speed arcade gameplay.
Super Crazy Rhythm Castle – Release Date Reveal – Nintendo Switch
Gradius Remix, Smooooch, and Castlevania’s Bloody Tears and Vampire Killer are just some of the tracks coming to Super Crazy Rhythm Castle on November 14.
SPYxANYA: Operation Memories – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
Players will complete a photo diary for homework by living your daily life as Anya in the world of SPYxFAMILY in SPYxANYA: Operation Memories.
Super Mario RPG – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
In Super Mario RPG, which launches November 17, players will be able to use the updated Action Commands to unleash the all-new Triple Move.
Another Code: Recollection – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
Another Code: Recollection will release for Nintendo Switch on January 19.
Princess Peach: Showtime! – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
Princess Peach: Showtime! Will release for Nintendo Switch on March 22.
SaGa Emerald Beyond – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
The latest standalone entry in the SaGa franchise, SaGa Emerald Beyond will come to the Nintendo Switch in 2024.
Tomb Raider I-III Remastered Starring Lara Croft – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
Tomb Raider I-III Remastered Starring Lara Croft will come to the Nintendo Switch on February 14.
Detective Pikachu Returns – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
Players will be able to unravel a series of mysteries across Ryme City when Detective Pikachu Returns launches on October 6.
Trombone Champ – Launch Trailer – Nintendo Switch
Players can honk, blow, and toot their way through more than 45 songs with today’s launch of Trombone Champ.
BATTLE CRUSH – Introduction Trailer – Nintendo Switch
An action-packed fighting game, BATTLE CRUSH will launch next spring.
Wartales – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
Players will be tasked with leading mercenaries on their search for wealth across a massive medieval universe with today’s launch of Wartales.
Contra: Operation Galuga – Announcement Trailer – Nintendo Switch
A thorough reimagining of the classic run-‘n’-gun, Contra: Operation Galuga will come to the Nintendo Switch in early 2024.
Unicorn Overlord – Announcement Trailer – Nintendo Switch
From the creators of 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim and Odin Sphere, Vanillaware’s Unicorn Overlord will come out for the Nintendo Switch on March 8.
Luigi’s Mansion 2 HD – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
Set in Evershade Valley, Luigi’s Mansion 2 will come out for the Nintendo Switch next summer.
F-ZERO 99 – Nintendo Switch Online – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
A 99-player battle royale, F-ZERO 99 is now available for active Nintendo Switch Online members.
Bandle Tale: A League of Legends Story – Official Announcement Trailer – Nintendo Switch
Bandle Tale: A League of Legends Story will come to the Nintendo Switch next year.
Song of Nunu: A League of Legends Story – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
Song of Nunu: A League of Legends Story will come to the Nintendo Switch on November 1.
WarioWare: Move It! – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
WarioWare: Move It! will release for the Nintendo Switch on November 3.
Eastward: Octopia – DLC Announcement Trailer – Nintendo Switch
Sam and John return in an all-new country life DLC adventure when Eastward: Octopia comes to the Nintendo Switch this winter.
Wargroove 2 – Release Date Trailer – Nintendo Switch
Wargroove 2 will come to the Nintendo Switch on October 5.
DAVE THE DIVER – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
DAVE THE DIVER will come to the Nintendo Switch on October 26.
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass Wave 6 – Nintendo Switch 9.14.2023
Diddy Kong, Funky Kong, Pauline, and Peachette will make their way to the final wave of the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass this holiday.
Among Us – New Map “The Fungle” Teaser – Nintendo Switch
A mysterious, mushroom filled island full of new hiding spots, tasks, and secrets, The Fungle map will make its way to Among Us in October.
Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
Originally released for the Nintendo GameCube, Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door will feature enhanced graphics when it comes out for the Nintendo Switch in 2024.
Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes – Nintendo Direct 9.14.2023
A turn-based JRPG with 2D sprites and 3D backgrounds, Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes will come to the Nintendo Switch on April 23.