Here's Nintendo's Game Lineup for the Rest of the Year

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The company revealed its plans for the year in a press release, and a hefty one at that.


Look below for the full list of games and releases. Notably, Nintendo has specified exact release dates for a couple games: October 22 for the Wii U Fatal Frame game, Maiden of Black Water, and December 11 for Devil’s Third, also for the Wii U. Star Fox Zero received a date as well: November 20.

August 27

  • Runbow (Wii U)

August 30

  • Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition

September 11

  • Super Mario Maker (Wii U)

September 20

  • Skylanders SuperChargers (Wii U)
  • Skylanders SuperChargers Racing (3DS)

September 25

  • Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer (3DS)
  • Animal Crossing amiibo Cards

September 27

  • LEGO Dimensions (Wii U)

October 9

  • Chibi-Robo! Zip Lash (3DS)
  • Chibi-Robo amiibo

October 16

  • New Super Mario Bros. U + New Super Luigi U Bundle (Wii U)
  • Pink, Light Blue and Green Yarn Yoshi amiibo
  • Yoshi’s Woolly World (Wii U)

October 20

  • Guitar Hero Live (Wii U)
  • Just Dance 2016 (Wii U)

October 22

  • Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water (Wii U)

October 23

  • The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes (3DS)

November 1

  • Mii Fighters amiibo 3-Pack

November 13

  • Super Smash Bros. Mewtwo amiibo

November 15

  • Mega Yarn Yoshi amiibo

November 20

  • Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon (3DS)
  • Star Fox Zero (Wii U)
  • Super Smash Bros. Falco amiibo
  • Xenoblade Chronicles X (Wii U)

December 11

  • Devil’s Third (Wii U)

Holiday 2015

  • Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival
  • Isabelle, Digby, K.K., Reese, Cyrus, Tom Nook, Mabel, and Lottie amiibo
  • Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash

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Hindsight is 20/20, but if you needed a launch game that answered the question “What the hell does it do?” regarding the GamePad, Mario Maker would have been that game. Actually, if they launched the system back then capable of doing what it can do now (faster interface, quick start menu, Amiibo functionality, etc.) the narrative of the system is quite different.