Nintendo NX alongside Sony’s PlayStation Neo and Microsoft’s Xbox One S are among the most anticipated upcoming consoles in 2016. The consoles are making players hyped and they are itching to see how the next generation consoles will compare to one another.
PlayStation consoles are known for being very powerful same to Microsoft’s Xbox series. However, Nintendo NX will be an equally powerful device and it’s rumored to be powered by Tegra X2 Chip. There are a lot of rumors and speculations about new features the new console will bring to the market but we have only manage to confirm the release date and some titles.
Nintendo has been mean with information concerning NX. However, we are now sure, at least, about the release date. Nintendo NX is slated for March 10, 2017, and not during this Christmas period as reported earlier. The new console will also cost between $250 and $350.
Nintendo said that the console will be different but the developers are reluctant to give more information. However, some reports claim to have a hint of how the NX hardware will look like. According to Eurogamer, NX will be a console-handheld hybrid, that is, between portable and home unit. The game will also come with detachable controllers.
Five games confirmed for NX
As for now, five titles have been confirmed for release on the new console. First, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been confirmed for the console. The latest Zelda game will be released for both Wii U and NX as confirmed by the developer. The second game confirmed is Dragon Quest X, the instalment will hit PS4, NX, and 3DS at the same time. The third game for the console is Dragon Quest XI, the game developers confirmed the instalment will be coming to NX at E3 2016. The fourth game slated for the upcoming console is Just Dance 2017 and will be launched on the console in 2017 along other platforms. The fifth and the final game, at least for now, slated for release on NX is Holiday 2017 Sonic Game.
Apart from the already confirmed titles, several titles are also rumored to be coming on the console. Some of the games supposed to be launched on NX includes F-Zero^2, Super Smash Bros, Super Smash Bros Melee, Pokémon Gold, and Pokémon Silver. These are just but a few selected titles otherwise, the list is growing every single day. We will know more about these when Nintendo NX will be revealed on September 21.