In an interview with USGamer, Monolith Soft executive director Tetsuya Takahashi said a Switch port of Xenoblade Chronicles X would cost a lot of money. As a result, it seems unlikely to happen any time soon, if at all. “It’s a massive game. Re-creating it would be really difficult,” he said.
Next week’s update for Xenoblade Chronicles 2 adds a ‘New Game Plus’ mode, allowing players to restart with all the power they amassed the first time through, collect some familiar Blades that were previously off-limits along the way. Will it change Jason Schreier’s opinion of the game? Nope.
Xenoblade 2 gets a patch today that tweaks a few small things. You’ll get an extra zoomed-in map overlay when you press L3, and hitting X will now open the fast travel menu right at the area you’re in. “Tiger Tiger” gets an easy mode and there are a bunch of bug fixes. Sadly, this patch does not make the Switch game an… Read more
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is releasing December 1st on the Nintendo Switch. Here’s an extremely long presentation about all the things you will find therein, presented by a giant monster that is also a house.