Switch Player Weekly Round-Up – September 3rd, 2017

Another week, another shed-load of Switch game announcements! This week saw Nintendo show off a whole new bunch of amazing looking indie titles in their Nindies Showcase, resulting in a whole lot of news on the site. Scroll through our list below of all the top stories you might have missed over the last seven days!

Top News Stories This Week

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Day One Patch Detailed

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle has gone down a treat here at Switch Player HQ – and the whole world it seems! Ubisoft released a day-one patch for the game improving quite a lot of features available. Take a look at the full patch notes here.


New Pokkén Tournament DX Trailer Shows Off New Pokémon and Modes

A new trailer for Pokkén Tournament DX has been released which showcases a whole bunch of exciting things coming to the pocket monster brawler. Check out the trailer and a run-down of all the critical information here.


Sonic Forces Release Date and Pre-Order Bonus Detailed

Another game that took the world by storm recently was Sonic Mania and now, thanks to some information thrown our way be SEGA, we know more details about Sonic’s next adventure – Sonic Forces. Click here to check out all the juicy pre-order bonuses you can get your white-gloved hands on!


Three New Shovel Knight amiibo on the Way

Yes, in addition to the Shovel Knight amiibo that was released back in 2015, three more figures from the shovel-wielding hero’s world are on the way. You can take a look at the figures, what they do, and even a trailer showing them off right here.


Gear.Club Unlimited Gets Set for December Release

Intriguing racer, Gear.Club Unlimited has been given a confirmed release date for Nintendo Switch. In addition to this we have information on available modes for the game, as well as a list of the first 16 super cars that you’ll be able to drive. Take a look!


More Games Than You Can Shake a Switch At!

The announcements for new games coming to Switch have been coming in thick and fast for some time now but this week was particularly exciting – partly thanks to the Nindies Showcase that took place on Wednesday. As the list is so huge this week, I thought it best to simply list the articles detailing game announcements below for you to browse through at your leisure. Enjoy!




No new reviews this week unfortunately! Fear not though lovely readers, for there are lots of reviews being worked on as you read this. Check back throughout next week to get more advice on which games you should be checking out, and which ones you should be avoiding!



That’s it for this week’s top stories. Make sure to keep an eye on the site, check out our print magazine, and follow us on Twitter: @_SwitchPlayer, for all the latest news and reviews!

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