Nintendo Direct 2022: February

Nintendo Direct 2022: February

The Nintendo Direct is always a great moment for Nintendo Switch video game players where lots of games can be announced. Here you will find a pretty exhaustive list of all the games you will be able to discover in 2022.

Xenoblade Chronicles 3

Xenoblade Chronicles 3 is an action role-playing game developed by Monolith Soft and published by Nintendo, where you will be able to explore a large open world. Moreover, you will be able to play with up to 6 other party members to participate in battles.

Release date: 29/07/2022
Age rating: PEGI 12


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Nintendo Switch Sports

The well-known Nintendo Switch Sports is a sports simulation video game developed and published by Nintendo. As the 2022 title of the Wii Sports series, you will be able to experience lots of different types of sports like tennis, bowling, swordplay, chambara, association football, volleyball, badminton, golf, and more. In addition, new features related to the remote and more detailed avatars have been introduced.

Release date: 29/04/2022
Age rating: PEGI 7

Mario Strikers: Battle League Football

As a football/soccer video game, you will be able to play 5Vs5 matches with over-the-top and chaotic gameplay mechanics that have been fine-tuned to maximize the fun and make you live epic and memorable confrontations in the same way Mario Kart or Mario Tennis did. Epic matches and tons of funs are coming in this title!

Release date: 10/06/2022
Age rating: PEGI 7

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Splatoon 3

Splatoon 3 is a fun and friendly third-person shooter developed and published by Nintendo. In Splatoon 3 you will experience competitive online multiplayer matches alongside a single-player mode if you like. This title has similar gameplay mechanics compared to the previous titles and will allow you to play with different characters with unique weapons and abilities.

Release date: 09/09/2022
Age rating: PEGI 7 Provisional

Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes

Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes is a hack-and-slash action role-playing game with gameplay similar to the Dynasty Warriors developed by Omega Force and published by Nintendo. In this title, you will control characters from Fire Emblem: Three House, and the story takes place on the continent of Dodlan with a brand new story based on the war described in Thress House.

Release date: 24/06/2022
Age rating: PEGI 12

Live A Live

Live A Live is a role-playing game developed and published by Square. In Live A Live, you will be able to take on the role of eight unique protagonists in nine different scenarios. It features a turn-based battle system, each story has its own funny gimmicks, and you will discover all the different abilities your characters have and how to combine them to live epic combats.

Release date: 22/07/2022
Age rating: PEGI 12 Provisional

Kirby and the Forgotten Land

Kirby and the Forgotten Land is a platform video game developed by HAL Laboratory and published by Nintendo, and it is the thirteenth title of the series. It is the first Kirby game that features complete 3D gameplay. You will travel across different stages as your mission is to save the Waddle Dees. Jump, slide, inhale objects or foes, spit them out like projectiles, copy abilities, and take all your enemies over with fun and thrilling gameplay mechanics.

Release date: 25/03/2022
Age rating: PEGI 7

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Triangle Strategy

Triangle Strategy is a tactical role-playing game developed and published by Square Enix and published by Nintendo. In this turn-based tactical role-playing game which might remind you of Fire Emblem or Final Fantasy Tactics, you will need to move your characters across a grid-based battlefield where you will have to defeat your opponents cleverly. Each character has a broad and unique set of unique attributes and movements, as well as attacks and skills you will have to manage throughout the battle.

Release date: 04/03/2022
Age rating: PEGI 12

Chrono Cross: The Radical Dreamers Edition

Release date: 07/04/2022
Age rating: PEGI 12

Portal: Companion Collection

In Portal: Companion Collection, you will have the privilege to enjoy both Portal and Portal 2. The games are puzzle-platform games developed by Valve where you have to master the portal mechanics and physics to make the plot advance and either understand what happened to your character, or survive. Simple and fine-tuned mechanics, definitely a must-have.

Release date: 2022
Age rating: PEGI 18

No Man's Sky

No Man's Sky is a third-person perspective survival action-adventure game developed and published by Hello Games. You will be able to engage in four main activities including exploration, trading, survival, and combat. As the player, you will embody an alien humanoid explorer known as the Traveler, and you will be able to explore infinite planets in an endless universe with procedurally generated biomes, creatures, resources, and more.

Release date: Summer 2022
Age rating: PEGI 7

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Cuphead - The Delicious Last Course

Cuphead is a run and gun video game developed by Studio MDHR which features either solo or duo game modes. Featuring cartoonish graphics, it offers fine-tuned controls, a very fun atmosphere and narrative, and epic boss fights. No need to explain why Cuphead is amazing. You will love it.

Release date: 30/06/2022
Age rating: PEGI 7

Kingdom Hearts Integrum Masterpiece

Kingdom Hearts franchise is a series of action role-playing games developed and published by Square Enix. This collection is just super-huge as it contains 10 games and more than 500 hours of fun and discovery. You will love to spend hours and hours in a universe based on a crossover of the various Disney properties. You will play the main character named Sora, and throughout his journey, you will experience many different adventures with lots of Disney and Pixar characters.

Release date: 10/02/2022
Age rating: PEGI 12

Assassin's Creed: The Ezio Collection

Assassin's Creed: The Ezio Collection includes the single-player campaign and solo DSL from Assassin's Creed II, Assassin's Creed Brotherhood, and Assassin's Creed Revelations. Also includes two short films and enhanced features for Nintendo Switch. In these open-world action-adventure stealth video games you will enjoy discovering many places and territories across lots of different timelines.

Release date: 17/02/2022
Age rating: PEGI 18

Star Wars: The Force Unleashed

Star Wars: The Force Unleashed is an action-adventure game developed by LucasArts and is part of The Force Unleashed multimedia project. You will experience a third-person action journey playing a Jedi who master the Force and can fight with a lightsaber, as well as other types of weapon. In The Force Unleashed, the combat system has a new combo system for stringing lightsaber attacks and for combining Force powers with lightsaber attacks. As you defeat your enemies, you will level up and become more powerful.

Release date: 20/04/2022
Age rating: PEGI 16

Disney SpeedStorm4

Disney SpeedStorm4 is a racing game that features Disney and Pixar characters on high-speed roads and circuits including Captain Jack Sparrow, Mulan, Mickey Mouse, Sulley, the Beast, and more are suited and revving up for racing combat. The game offers both a local mode where 1 or 2 players can compete, as well as an online mode where up to 8 players can join the course.

Release date: Summer 2022
Age rating: PEGI 7

SD Gundam Battle Alliance

SD Gundam Battle Alliance is a multiplayer Gundam action RPG developed by Artdink Corporation and published by Bandai Namco. In this game, you can smash your enemies either solo or with your friends in thrilling mechanized combat. You can also acquire new mobile suits, power them up, and take them into battle in various missions.

Release date: 2022
Age rating: TBD

Zombie Army 4: Dead War

Zombie Army 4: Dead War is a third-person shooter video game developed and published by Rebellion Developments. The story takes place in the year 1946 after the Zombie Army Trilogy, one year after Adolf Hitler was defeated by the Resistance and banished to hell. Still the Zombie Menace continued and is pushing you. A leader will have to lead the Allies through the night to face all the terrible foes who want to take you over.

Release date: 26/04/2022
Age rating: PEGI 18

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles

Demon Slayer is a 3D fighting game developed by CyberConnect2 which is based on the Koyoharu Gotouge's manga series. The game offers up to 18 different characters (including six who appeared in the spin-off anime). In the single-player mode, you will follow the story of Tanjiro Kamado as he joins the Demon Slayer Corps and faces off against various demons. In the versus mode, players form teams of two fighters from the roster and battle AI opponents or real players.

Release date: 10/06/2022
Age rating: PEGI 16

Two Point Campus

Two Point Campus is a business simulation game developed by Two Point Studios and published by Sega and stands as the successor to Two Point Hospital. In Two Point Campus, you will have to build and manage a whole university campus by building classrooms, lecture halls, and libraries, and you will also be able to organize various events. Of course, you will also have to make sure students are doing well and don't skip classes. All the different students will have their own personalities which have been procedurally generated.

Release date: 16/08/2022
Age rating: PEGI 3

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