Nintendo Direct Feb 13, 2019 Recap – Tetris 99, Link’s Awakening Remake

It’s somehow been three full months since the last Nintendo Direct. We actually covered it on day two of Fanbyte dot com’s existence. Happy three month anniversary all!

That one was primarily focused on the then upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. We aren’t entirely sure what today’s Direct has planned, but Nintendo has said that Fire Emblem Heroes: Three Houses will be there.

Super Mario Maker 2

Super Mario Maker 2 is coming to Switch in June 2019!


Coming this summer!

Super Smash Bros Ultimate

Joker is coming to Super Smash Bros Ultimate by the end of April. The 3.0 update is due sometime this spring. Version 2.0 came out just last month with a bunch of balance changes.

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age

This Fall, Dragon Quest comes to Nintendo Switch!

“This enhanced version of the critically acclaimed game features the same sprawling content of the original, but with newly added character-specific stories, the option for increased battle speed, fully orchestrated field and battle music and the ability to switch between HD and retro-inspired 16-bit visuals.”

Rune Factory 5

Confirmed in development.

Fire Emblem: Three Houses

Want to know what’s happening in the next Fire Emblem world? Check out the above trailer!

You’ll need to choose between one of three different schools, teaching students to reach their full potential including live fights on the battle. The same features you’d expect out of a Fire Emblem game return including teammate bonds and more.

It releases on July 26.

Tetris 99


Astral Chain

A new “brand-new synergetic action game” from Platinum Games which releases on August 30.

A remake of Link’s Awakening is coming in 2019!