Today we got the first Nintendo Direct since 2019. Nintendo news has been a bit lacking throughout 2020 for obvious reasons. But Nintendo are back with their latest Direct, showing off plenty of news games that are coming over the course of 2021.
Star Wars Hunters Coming To Switch
A brand new Star Wars game called “Star Wars Hunters” is coming to Nintendo Switch in 2021.
Not much was revealed about the game, except that it will be a competitive free to play game set between Episode 6: Return of the Jedi, and Episode 7: The Force Awakens.
Check out the trailer below.
About Star Wars Hunters
Here is some more information about the game.
If you’ve ever dreamed of competing in a galactic arena, the roar of the cheering crowd in your ears, a new Star Wars game promises to capture that spirit with all-new characters and Star Wars-inspired locations.
During today’s Nintendo Direct, Zynga and Lucasfilm Games announced Star Wars: Hunters, a competitive arena combat game coming to the Nintendo Switch system in 2021. The game will bring players together to engage in thrilling, team-based, multiplayer battles featuring a diverse array of distinctive new characters.
Set after the fall of the Galactic Empire, players will connect together in real-time to battle in arena settings inspired by iconic Star Wars locales. Play as daring Bounty Hunters, heroes of the Rebellion, and an Imperial stormtrooper, in an action game that immerses players in fast-paced and visually stunning Star Wars conflict.