Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition Gets Nintendo Switch Release Date

Nintendo announced that the Monolithsoft-developed adventure RPG Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition, will launch on Nintendo Switch on May 29.

Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition features an improved battle HUD as well as menu accessibility. The game has been visually upgraded as well to run smoother than ever. Also, some of the music tracks have been remastered and remixed.

The game will also launch with Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition Works Set, which includes a 250-page artbook.

Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition tells the story of Shulk, as he and his friends embark on a quest of revenge against the Mechon, who have destroyed their homes. The world exists on the back of two gods, Bionis and Mechonis, with a rivalry emerging between those who live on each of the giant creatures. Shulk discovers that he might players a larger role in the fate of the world as he receives a vision. This is generally the spark that ignites the adventure as Shulk gathers his friends and sets out on a journey.

While similar in scale, players can enjoy Xenoblade Chronicles 2 on the Switch now, which has DLC that brings Shulk into the game’s world, even though they aren’t directly connected and can be enjoyed separately.

You can check out a new trailer for Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition below:


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