During a Nintendo Direct today, Nintendo announced that Xenoblade Chronicles 2 will launch on Switch in the West on December 1.
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 follows a protagonist named Rex as he searches for a world called Elysium. It was first announced during Nintendo’s Switch reveal event in January, but Nintendo previously only said it was coming out this holiday season.
For more on Xenoblade Chronicles 2, read our hands-on impressions about its beautiful, confusing, captivating open world and why it may be exactly the hardcore RPG Switch needs.
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