Alas! Nintendo brings the Nintendo E3 2021 direct, directly to you.

The Nintendo Direct  E3 2021 has aired and there was sure to be some excitement for some viewers. If you have yet to watch the direct, you can view it in the video below but if you would like to see some of our highlights from the presentation, continue reading below.

E3 2021: Presenting the Nintendo Direct Highlights


Settle it in Smash (Nintendo Switch)

The latest DLC fighter has been revealed and it is none other than Kazuya from Tekken. A fighter presentation dedicated to Kazuya will air on June 28, 2021.

Nothing Strange About this

Need some Life is Strange for your Nintendo Switch? Not to worry, Life is Strange: True Colors releases September 10 and the remastered collection of the first two games are releasing in 2021 as well.

Bananas for Everyone

Sadly not an announcement for a new Donkey Kong game, but Super Monkey Ball Mania, which releases on October 5, and is said to consist of more than 300 “deligtful recreated stages” from the original three games.

Party like a Mario Party Superstar (Nintendo Switch)

Get ready for more Mario Party as Mario Party Superstars releases later this year and is a true blast from the past with boards from the Nintendo 64 games, now with online gameplay! Releases October 29, 2021.

Metroid Dread Lives! (Nintendo Switch)

Why settle for 4, when you can have Metroid 5 in the form of Metroid Dread and it looks utterly amazing! Metroid Dread is a 2D title that releases on October 8, 2021 along with new amiibo!

Two for One WarioWare (Nintendo Switch)

A new WarioWare game, WarioWare: Get it Togther! has been announced and this time, co-op is optional. It releases on September 10, 2021.

Ending on a High

While a name hasn’t been shared, new footage for the upcoming sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was shown and it looks incredible. Sadly, it won’t be releasing this year, but the current plan is for a 2022 release.

There were plenty of other games also presented during the Nintendo Direct E3 2021 and the full list of games and details can be found in the official Press Release from Nintendo, which has now been published on our site here.

Were there plenty of surprises for you in the Nintendo Direct? Was there any game you are excited about? Were you hoping for something else? Please let us know in the comments!

Source: Nintendo (YouTube)

By Jack Longman

In 2015, when rumours of the NX and Zelda U were everywhere, my brother and I started Miketendo64 and we've been running it ever since. As the Editor-in-Chief, I have attended video gaming events in three different countries, been to preview events, and penned more than 4,000 articles to date, ranging from news, to features, reviews, interviews and guides. I love gaming and I love all things Nintendo. I also love Networking, so don't be afaid to reach out. Email: / Website: YouTube channel:

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