As part of the recent presentation of Nintendo Direct, the release date of the Xenoblade Chronicles 2 role-playing game was announced from the studio of Monolith Soft. JRPG will go on sale December 1 at the Nintendo Switch.
On the day of the premiere, not only the standard edition of the game will be offered, but also a special one, including a disc with a soundtrack, metal packaging and a 220-page book of illustrations. The controller Nintendo Switch Pro stylized under Xenoblade Chronicles 2, also will be on sale on December 1.
In addition, on Nintendo Direct developers have shown a new trailer of the game, telling about the drowning in the clouds world of Alrest and the giant forms of life inhabiting it, called Titans. On the corpses of these colossi there live people representing different powers. In the video, we were told about the highly developed technologies of the kingdom of Uray, the military empire of Moore Ardein, the fertile imperial province of Gormoth, the worshiping Titans of the Indolian Pretorium, the guild of merchants Argentum and the veiled mystery of Thorne.
Plans are changes, Nintendo Switch is too popular!
This is reported by the Wall Street Journal. Nintendo is about to prepare not 8 million consoles in the coming fiscal year, as originally conceived, but 16 or even more. In this case, sales to end-users, as the Wall Street Journal considers, will exceed 10 million copies in 12 months and beat all the expectations of most analysts.
The fiscal year begins in calendar April 2017, so the new plan is distributed until the end of March 2018.
New Horizons for Nintendo Switch
The Wall Street Journal adds that 10 million copies in the first year are the elevation after which third-party software vendors become interested in the platform. Therefore, if the Nintendo switch is truly able to do this, a steady stream of new games will appear on the console. In the meantime, the hope is on Nintendo itself, which have a thin layer of games that will be released until the end of 2017.
For you to understand, the Wii U, the Nintendo’s previous console, in the four years of its sad existence, has been uploaded to the stores 13.56 million times. And was sold even less. Thus, a Nintendo switch can easily circumvent the results of the predecessor.