Xenoblade Chronicles 2 to Receive Nintendo Direct Early Next Week


The Nintendo Switch’s upcoming RPG Xenoblade Chronicles 2 will be one of the last major Switch titles for 2017, just in time for the holiday season. And to get fans excited for the upcoming release, Nintendo is hosting a Nintendo Direct livestream early next week.

On Tuesday, Nov. 7, a Nintendo Direct will tackle new information on the upcoming game. According to a press release obtained by Dot Esports, the stream promises a “deep dive on the world of Alrest,” where Xenoblade Chronicles 2 takes place. The stream will start at 10am ET and can be seen YouTube, Facebook, or the official Nintendo website.

In Xenoblade Chronicles 2, gigantic floating landmasses called Titans exist throughout the world, hosting humanity’s last civilizations. The game follows its protagonists’ journey to find the hidden paradise Elysium and uncover the mysteries and secrets behind Alrest, making the Nintendo Direct an important one for fans to catch.

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 launches internationally for the Nintendo Switch on Dec. 1, 2017. The game remains a Switch exclusive.