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Xenoblade Chronicles is coming to Nintendo Switch

Monolithic news.

Xenoblade Chronicles is getting a re-release on Nintendo Switch, under the name Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition.

Announced at the end of tonight's Nintendo Direct, details on what's changed and when exactly it will launch are still thin on the ground, although we got around a minute of footage showing how it will look.

Originally launched on Wii, and subsequently launched on 3DS, this new version will arrive at some point in 2020.

Here's our first glimpse at how it looks:

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