All the Nintendo Direct Mini news and announcements


Player will be able to serve it up with Mario and friends this spring on the Switch with the release of Mario Tennis Aces, a new addition to the Mario sports series of games.

The new Kirby game for Switch now has a title and a release date. And out of nowhere, Square Enix's Nintendo DS cult hit (released a solid decade ago) The World Ends With You is getting re-released on the Switch and will be available at some point in 2018. The pink blob also has the ability to hurl friend hearts at enemies, winning them over and joining his team. The game will feature your favorite Mario characters sporting tennis outfits, and include a full story mode.

Indie platformer Celeste features pixelated graphics and an assist mode that lets you tweak the difficultly level.

Kirby: Star Allies will launch exclusively for the Switch on March 16th.

Don't blame us for your failure in Afghnistan, DG ISPR tells US
From the rank and file to the generals, the country had a war-experienced army, he said. Pakistan's army chief says he received a phone call from the head of U.S.

Free stuff: Demo for Dragon Quest Builders now available on Nintendo eShop. Bank heist shooting game PAYDAY 2 will be released on February 27th, 2018. There's Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze and Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition - excellent news for anyone who missed either of these games on the Wii U.

"Super Mario Odyssey", for instance, is getting a new minigame called "Balloon World". The game will be available on May 25, 2018.

After some hype over the last few days, Nintendo dropped a Nintendo Direct Mini today and it came with a plethora of announcements.

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze - May 4thDonkey Kong has gotten some extra love in this Nintendo Direct. The Switch port features the same two player co-op side-scrolling action, and also adds Funky Kong as a playable character.

Director Tim Miller tapped to lead X-Men spin-off Kitty Pryde
However, one of the film's producers Lauren Shuler Donner said Miller would not be replaced. Fans of the franchise can be forgiven for finding these developments a little troubling.

Nintendo explains: "New wrinkles in tennis gameplay will challenge your ability to read an opponent's position and stroke to determine which shot will give you the advantage". The Balloon World will be a competitive mode where your success is ranked in a global leaderboard. It not now known how long she will be exclusive to the Switch version of the game.

A definitive Hyrule Warriors Ultimate Edition is coming to the Nintendo Switch that will have all of the DLC content from both the 3DS and Wii U releases, containing every map, mission, and character.

SNK Heroines Tag Team Frenzy SNK Heroines Tag Team Frenzy will only feature female fighters from SNK's number of fighting games. Final Remix, due on Switch later this year, and Dark Souls Remastered releasing on Switch, PS4, Xbox One and PC this May led the announcements.

Uber's secret software blocked foreign law enforcement from retrieving data
Ripley was used at least two dozen times, according to the report, which some consider to be an obstruction of justice. Some Uber employees also felt the system slowed investigations that were legally sound, Bloomberg said.