The Nintendo Direct Mini that happened today revealed that the Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition release date is May 29! We’ve known the game has been coming for a while now but it’s good to get a release date, and it’s not too far away! You can pre-order the game now, including a fancy collector’s edition.
Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition will release on May 29, and it’ll come with a standard edition and a Definitive Works collector’s edition. The collector’s edition comes with a hardbound art book with over 250 pages, and a nice slip-case to package it all in. If you haven’t yet played the original Xenoblade Chronicles, this will be a great time to jump in.
A description from Nintendo:
Join the fight between man and machine in the definitive edition of this critically-acclaimed RPG.
Discover the origins of Shulk as he and his companions clash against a seemingly-unstoppable mechanical menace. Wield a future-seeing blade, chain together attacks, and carefully position your party members in strategic, real-time combat as you journey across a massive world.
During an attack from the mechanical invaders known as the Mechon, Shulk discovers that he can tap into the full power of a mysterious blade known as the Monado. With the mighty Monado in hand, Shulk sets out to defeat the Mechon once and for all.
In addition to the Mechon, you’ll run into wildlife that ranges from docile to deadly. Keep an eye on what attracts monsters’ attention to avoid unwanted conflict…or try your hand at bringing down an ultra-powerful Unique Monster.
Upgrade your party as you progress through the adventure by selecting equipment, enhancing weapon skills, and using benefit-granting gems. Put your dependable companions to work by filling the party gauge to trigger a Chain Attack and attack enemies in quick succession!
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You can pre-order the game here.
When will Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition release?
May 29, 2020!
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