‘Metroid Prime 4’ Was Not Ready to Show at E3 2018

Death Stranding 2018

Earlier in the broadcast, Nintendo also revealed that Fortnite, the free-to-play battle royale phenomenon popular on phones and consoles alike, is coming to Switch today. Between the likes of Super Smash Bros., a slew of new Pokemon titles and, at long last, a port of Fortnite, Switch owners certainly won't be short of new entries in their favorite franchises.

Nintendo's newest Super Smash game will feature characters old and new, including favourites like Mario, Donkey Kong and Link. We've provided that overview for you below along with a bunch of other trailers from today's event.

Super Mario Party is coming to Nintendo Switch!

Recent installments in the Mario Party series have been disappointing and just not fun, full of confusing game mechanics and unnecessary new features.

Nintendo got to close out E3, but it's hard to say whether or not it stood up to the competition. For those who may not know, E3 is the biggest video game expo in the US. But personally I almost nearly died from hype, and it's because Super Smash Bros. Breath of the Wild's Great Plateau Tower debuts as a new stage, and every environment in the game now has a Battlefield counterpart for hardcore players.

Game Informer caught up with Bill Trinen, senior product manager for Nintendo of America, and asked why Metroid Prime 4 wasn't at E3 this year. The original board game style has been kicked up a notch with deeper strategic elements, like specific Dice Blocks for each character.

We didn't get a ton of big surprises, but what Nintendo showed off was certainly exciting to a lot of fans.

The GameCube adapter should also allow players to use the GameCube controller with other Switch games, such as Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. It is being developed by Nintendo, Sora, Ltd. and BANDAI NAMCO Studios, and is directed by Masahiro Sakurai.

Nintendo opened with mech-tastic action game Daemon x Machina.

The CNET team is at E3 in Los Angeles, and will be following up with on-site reporting throughout the week. Ultimate will release on Nintendo Switch on December 7th. Do you have what it takes to survive and conquer in this brand-new Fire Emblem game?

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