This is what the recently announced Zelda: Echoes of Wisdom and Metroid Prime 4: Beyond look like for Switch

The latest presentation of the format NintendoDirect that the toy company uses to update the public on its news and anticipate part of its future More immediately, it has served as a stage for a multitude of game proposals that will come to Nintendo Switch in 2024 and beyond. Among other highlights, the first images of ‘Metroid Prime 4: Beyond‘ and it has been announced ‘The Legend of Zelda: Echoes of Wisdom‘.

Metroid Prime 4: Beyond

The house of Mario -and the bounty hunter Samus Aran-, has updated the information about the title through a preview that has been shown on game in action and offered a small preview of Samus Aran’s new mission, which will arrive on Nintendo Switch in 2025. “Metroid Prime 4: Beyond: Samus Aran, the best bounty hunter in the entire galaxy, will undertake a new mission. It will arrive on Nintendo Switch in 2025”, they confirm from Nintendo.

Echoes of Wisdom

On the other hand, the recently announced ‘The Legend of Zelda: Echoes of Wisdom‘, in which players embody Zeldathe noble princess of Hyrule, will land on Nintendo Switch on September 26, 2024In this installment, the princess must draw on her wisdom to save the kingdom of Hyrule in a story never seen before in the series. The inhabitants of Hyrule are slowly disappearing due to strange rifts that have suddenly appeared, and among the missing is a well-known swordsman. Against this background, players will team up with the mysterious fairy Tri and use the power of Tri’s staff to create “replicas” – duplicates of things they find in the environment. They can then recreate these replicas to solve puzzles and defeat enemies.

You can use water block replicas to reach high places, build bridges out of old beds, throw rocks at enemies, and even combine replicas to come up with clever solutions. And that’s not all: you can even create replicas of monsters to lend a hand in combat. On the other hand, a gold Nintendo Switch Lite (Hyrule Edition) consoledecorated with the Hylian emblem and inspired by the series, will also go on sale on September 26.

Other important announcements

Nintendo also showed titles such as ‘Mario & Luigi: Brotherly Connection‘, a new and maritime installment of the role-playing game series starring Mario and his brother, which will be available from November 7; and ‘Super Mario Party Jamboree‘, in which you will be invited to join Mario in the biggest ‘Mario Party’ to date in a huge island facility, available on October 17, 2024. In addition, the return of Donkey Kong has been announced with ‘Donkey Kong Country Returns HD‘, which promises high-resolution graphics and additional levels from the Nintendo 3DS version. It will be available from January 16, 2025.

The spotlight has also been put on games from third-party developers and publishers, including ‘Dragon Quest III HD-2D Remake‘, an adventure that expands and improves the classic original role-playing game, which will be available on November 14, 2024; and ‘Lego Horizon Adventures‘, an action adventure starring the machine hunter Aloy and her friends, which takes place in the world of ‘Horizon’, recreated with LEGO blocks, which will be available in winter 2024.