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Over the course of the last several weeks, the gaming community has been abuzz with anticipation for Nintendo’s latest Direct presentation. On February 23rd, that long-awaited Direct finally arrived… and it did not disappoint.
One of the most highly-anticipated announcements to come out of the Direct was Nintendo’s confirmation that Game Boy and Game Boy Advance games will finally be coming to the Switch Online service. This news was met with excitement from fans of all ages, as it means that some of the most iconic games in history will now be readily available to a new generation of players.
In addition to the Game Boy news, Nintendo also announced a brand new Legend of Zelda game for the Switch. Entitled “Tears of the Kingdom”, this game is set to continue the story of Link and Zelda in an all-new adventure. With stunning visuals and an intriguing plot, this game is sure to be yet another masterpiece in the Zelda franchise.
Twitter was abuzz with excitement following the Direct, with fans eagerly sharing their thoughts on all of the announcements. Unfortunately, the service eventually buckled under the sheer volume of traffic and crashed for a brief period of time. However, this did not dampen the spirits of Nintendo fans, who continued to celebrate the wealth of announcements that had been made.
Overall, the February Nintendo Direct was an event to remember. With exciting news for fans of both old and new games, there is something for everyone to look forward to in the coming months.