Nintendo news (Dec. 1): Xenoblade Chronicles 2 / Super Mario Odyssey

Today’s Nintendo news: launch trailer for Xenoblade Chronicles 2, but also…

  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • Splatoon 2
  • Kirby 25th Anniversary
  • Nintendo Software Catalogue (Japan)
  • My Nintendo
  • 1-2-Switch

Xenoblade Chronicles 2

Here’s the European launch trailer for Xenoblade Chronicles 2 on Nintendo Switch, now available worldwide:

Super Mario Odyssey

Today, Nintendo shared two more TV Commercials for Super Mario Odyssey, which are currently airing on TV in Japan:

Speaking of Super Mario Odysssey, “Jump Up, Super Star” will be available on Karaoke Joysound starting tomorrow (December 2nd) in Japan. What’s more, it’s both the English and Japanese versions that will be available!

Also, today is December 1st, and so Nintendo has shared the latest Super Mario calendar and wallpaper for smartphones. It’s the last one for 2016!

Source: Nintendo (Twitter) / Nintendo

Kirby 25th Anniversary

Today, the official Kirby 25th Anniversary was updated with the December selection of Kirby goodies:

Source: Kirby 25th Anniversary official website

Splatoon 2

Here’s some pictures of the Splatune 2 album (soundtrack) and Splatoon 2 Ikasu Artbook, released this week in Japan:

Speaking of the soundtrack, here’s two recording videos:

Also, here’s the usual pictures and videos for the latest Splatoon Koshien 2018 tournaments, that were held last week:

Source: Famitsu / Nintendo

Nintendo Software Catalogue (Japan)

This year again, Nintendo made a Nintendo Software Catalogue for people looking to buy Nintendo consoles and/or games for Christmas, in Japan. It can be found in stores, but as usual, it’s also available as an eBook from Amazon. And once again, people who do download that catalogue can get a 500 Yen off coupon, to be used on a selection of digital games (check out this page for more details).

Here’s the links to the catalogue:

And here’s some pictures of the catalogue:

Source: Nintendo

My Nintendo

Earlier this year, Nintendo let My Nintendo members in North America vote for their most wished games for 2017. And yesterday, the results of the votes were revealed: you can find them on this website!


Here’s a Christmas commercial for 1-2-Switch:


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