E3 2021 Nintendo Direct Roundup

E3 2021 is officially over for another year, and what a ride it was. Nintendo gave us 40 minutes of quality content that is coming to Nintendo Switch this year and beyond.

  1. Kazuya from the Tekken series added to the Smash Bros Ultimate Roster.
  2. Life Is Strange: Remastered Collection – 2021
  3. Life Is Strange: True Colours – September 10th 2021
  4. Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy – October 26th 2021
  5. Worms Rumble – June 23rd 2021
  6. Astria Ascending – September 30th 2021
  7. Two Point Campus – 2022
  8. Super Monkey Ball: Banana Mania – October 5th 2021
  9. Mario Party Superstars – October 29th 2021
  10. Metroid Dread – October 8th 2021
  11. Just Dance 2022 – November 4th 2021
  12. Cruis’n Blast – Autumn 2021
  13. Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot + A New Power Awakens Set – September 24th 2021
  14. Mario Golf: Super Rush – June 25th 2021
  15. Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin – July 9th 2021
  16. Monster Hunter Stories 2 Demo – June 25th 2021
  17. Wario Ware: Get It Together – September 10th 2021
  18. Shin Megami Tensei V – November 12th 2021
  19. Dangan Ronpa Decadence – 2021
  20. Dangan Ronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc Anniversary Edition – 2021
  21. Dangan Ronpa 2 Anniversary Edition – 2021
  22. Dangan Ronpa V3 Anniversary Edition – 2021
  23. Dangan Ronpa S – 2021
  24. Project Zero: Maiden of Black Water – 2021
  25. Doom Eternal: The Ancient Gods Part One – Out Now
  26. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 – June 25th 2021
  27. Strange Brigade – Out Now
  28. Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope – 2022
  29. Advance Wars 1 + 2 Re-Boot Camp – December 3rd 2021
  30. The Legend of Zelda: Age of Calamity Wave 1 DLC – June 18th 2021
  31. The Legend of Zelda: Age of Calamity Wave 2 DLC – November 2021
  32. The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD – July 16th 2021
  33. Game & Watch: The Legend of Zelda – November 12th 2021
  34. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 – 2022

Animal Crossing New Horizons 18/03 Update

[ANNOUNCEMENT]

The Animal Crossing: New Horizons update arrives 18th March bringing Sanrio themed items and residents through the Animal Crossing Sanrio Collaboration Pack amiibo cards, Custom Design enhancements, and new seasonal items.

  • After the update on 18th March, you can add more Pro Design options, and receive 50 more slots in both Custom Designs and Pro Designs each. With a #NintendoSwitchOnline membership, you can access the Custom Design Portal from your NookPhone!
  • The Nook Link within the #NintendoSwitchOnline app gets an update in late March! You’ll be able to collect “Nook Points” each day by accessing the app to redeem prizes in #AnimalCrossing: New Horizons.
  • Bunny Day is back this year on 4th April. Collect a variety of eggs and craft DIY Bunny Day themed items. You can also visit Nook’s Cranny from 28th March to 4th April to grab one item from the Bunny Day series each day. The newly added items are exclusive to Nook’s Cranny.
  • Show your island off to the world with the #AnimalCrossing: New Horizons Island Tour Creator. Make digital posters and tour videos that highlight the best things about your island, then share them with others! The app will launch on 23rd March.

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Super Mario Bros 35 Competition

Competition time! 
We at Switch Players Norwich have been enjoying the new Super Mario Bros 35 game a bit too much, so we are giving away a prize to a lucky person who enters this competition.

How to enter:
• Get top 10 in a Super Mario Bros 35 game, take a screenshot and post it on our Facebook post.
• Extra points if you also post your entry on Twitter and tag us at @SwitchPlayersNR and use the hashtag #SPNRMario35
• For UK residents only, we can post the prize out, but you would have to pay for postage charges. 

The Prize:
The prize is a lovely NES mug, courtesy of Regen Games.

Good luck all!
Ends on Sunday 8th November @ 7pm

Spooky Palooza: 3 Night Halloween Event!

Halloween is upon us and due to the current world we are living in, it is more than likely that most people will not be able to celebrate Halloween in person.

So, to get into the Halloween spirit, Switch Players Norwich and Regen Games are hosting Spooky Palooza, a three night event where we host and play the best horror games on Nintendo Switch.

Night 1: Little Nightmares https://www.facebook.com/events/1269416456751518

Night 2: Luigi’s Mansion 3 https://www.facebook.com/events/1056226124809006/

Night 3: Dead By Daylight (18+) https://www.facebook.com/events/773524893205436/

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Pikachu Cap Mystery Gift Codes for Sword/Shield

In the lead up to the release of the Crown Tundra’s DLC, players will be able to claim eight special Pikachu, each wearing one of the different caps that Ash wears throughout the Pokémon anime.

These Pikachu will all be distributed via special passwords that will be gradually revealed across Pokémon’s website and social media channels. Here are all the passwords that have been revealed so far:

  • Original Cap Pikachu – P1KACHUGET
  • Pokemon: I Choose You Cap Pikachu – 1CH00SEY0U
  • Hoenn Cap Pikachu – P1KAADVANCE
  • Sinnoh Cap Pikachu – V0LTTACKLEP1KA
  • Unova Cap Pikachu – P1KABESTW1SH
  • Kalos Cap Pikachu – KAL0SP1KA
  • Alola Cap Pikachu – ULTRAP1KA
  • World Cap Pikachu – K1NP1KA1855

To claim your free Pikachu, fire up your copy of Pokemon Sword or Shield and follow these steps:

  • Open Mystery Gift from the game’s menu screen
  • Select Get Gift with Code/Password
  • Follow the prompts to connect online
  • Input the passwords